News About John Moore

Lucky Bubbles heads 2016 Hong Kong Sprint betting

Lucky Bubbles heads 2016 Hong Kong Sprint betting

Top local sprinter Lucky Bubbles heads the betting for the 2016 Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin in Hong Kong on Sunday. Lucky Bubbles began his career in Australia with a win in a Wyong Maiden in 2014 at his second race start and has since won six times on…

2016 Hong Kong Mile Betting Battle

2016 Hong Kong Mile Betting Battle

The bookmakers are having a hard time separating the chances of the best gallopers in Sunday’s Hong Kong Mile 2016 field with three currently installed as equal favourites in betting for the Sha Tin feature. Four classic Hong Kong International Races take place on December 11 including the HK$23 million (AUD$4m) Longines Hong Kong Mile…

Mount Panorama Geared Up for San Domenico

Mount Panorama Geared Up for San Domenico

Gary Moore is looking forward to the race return of recent stable acquisition Mount Panorama who has a tough task first-up facing Capitalist in the 2016 San Domenico Stakes this weekend. Moore took over the training of the smart Sebring gelding, formerly prepared by Hawkes Racing, when the galloper was purchased by clients of his…

Eagle Way Win a Thrill for Guy

Eagle Way Win a Thrill for Guy

Bryan Guy is thrilled to have saddled Eagle Way for the final time to win the Group 1 Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm over the weekend, and has confirmed he will send the horse to owner John Moore to chase further success abroad in Hong Kong. Eagle Way was transferred to the care of…

Berry Rides 2016 Queensland Derby Winner Eagle Way

Berry Rides 2016 Queensland Derby Winner Eagle Way

Tommy Berry flew home from Hong Kong and was quick to win a Group 1 saluting aboard the Gold Coast-trained Eagle Way in the Queensland Derby 2016 for owner John Moore on Stradbroke Handicap Day. Aussie expat Moore is a prolific trainer in Hong Kong, giving Berry familiar connections to ride for when partnering promising…

Rising Romance Set for Hong Kong’s QEII Cup

Rising Romance Set for Hong Kong’s QEII Cup

The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Group 1 winning mare Rising Romance has stretched her legs at Sha Tin ahead of her tough test in this weekend’s 2016 Queen Elizabeth II Cup in Hong Kong. Best known for her Group 1 ATC Oaks (2400m) success in Sydney in April of 2014, the now five-year-old daughter…

2016 Melbourne Spring Racing Bid for Able Friend

2016 Melbourne Spring Racing Bid for Able Friend

Champion Hong Kong galloper Able Friend prepared by Aussie expat John Moore has arrived down under gearing up for a possible 2016 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign following a recovery from injury. A tendon injury has prevented the Shamardal six-year-old from racing since his third to Maurice in the Group 2 Hong Kong Mile (1600m)…

Guy’s Eagle On Way to 2016 Queensland Derby

Guy’s Eagle On Way to 2016 Queensland Derby

The Queensland Derby 2016 this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival is the long-term goal for Bryan Guy’s weekend winner at the Sunshine Coast Eagle Way. The nicely-bred More Than Ready gelding had his eighth career run and posted his third win on the trot to take his prize money up to close to $100,000 with an…

2015 Hong Kong Cup Field & Betting: Criterion in Gate 13

2015 Hong Kong Cup Field & Betting: Criterion in Gate 13

Australia’s superstar galloper and $7.19 million earner Criterion has barrier 13 of 14 to overcome as he looks to break his Sha Tin maiden status in the Hong Kong Cup 2015 this Sunday. Prepared in Melbourne by David Hayes & Tom Dabernig the five-year-old son of Sebring has had two previous starts at Sha Tin…

2015 Hong Kong Vase Field & Odds: Preferment Drawn Wide

2015 Hong Kong Vase Field & Odds: Preferment Drawn Wide

The Australian representation in Sunday’s Hong Kong Vase 2015, Preferment has suffered a slight blow to scoring his first win overseas coming up with barrier 10 in the 13-starter field for Sha Tin’s staying showdown of Hong Kong International Race Day. Running as Sha Tin Race 4 this year’s Group 1 Hong Kong Vase (2400m)…