News About Mick Channon

2014 Melbourne Cup Raider Amralah Enters Quarantine

2014 Melbourne Cup Raider Amralah Enters Quarantine

British horseman Mick Channon has relinquished the official training rights of smart European stayer Amralah with the Melbourne Cup 2014 hope now in quarantine before joining Robert Hickmott in Victoria for the spring. Channon and connections this week nominated the Teofilo four-year-old for the world’s richest handicap, Amralah one of 148 entries for this year’s…

Bowman Keen on Another UK Stint

Bowman Keen on Another UK Stint

Following another successful riding holiday in the UK, Sydney jockey Hugh Bowman has indicated that he hopes to get back to the UK next year. Bowman said that his best moments in his most recent stint in England was riding Halicarnassus to victory in the Old Newtown Cup at Haydock. In two trips to England…

Bowman Looks Abroad For 2011 Melbourne Cup Ride

Bowman Looks Abroad For 2011 Melbourne Cup Ride

The international raiders targeting the 2011 Melbourne Cup may receive a boost in the form of local jockey Hugh Bowman. Bowman, who was unable to secure a ride in last year’s Melbourne Cup, has been riding in England for the past month and half and he is now hoping that the relationships he has built…

Brisbane Then Britain for Bowman

Brisbane Then Britain for Bowman

Ace hoop Hugh Bowman has confirmed he will travel to Europe for a six-week riding campaign kicking off next month after he honours his Brisbane Winter Carnival commitments. Bowman enjoyed great success in Europe four years back when he rode 33 winners in 2007 including Hatta Fort in the Group 2 Superlative Stakes at Newmarket….

Hong Kong Vase Final Field & Barrier Draw

Hong Kong Vase Final Field & Barrier Draw

This Sunday the highly anticipated Hong Kong International Raceday is taking place at Sha Tin racecourse, the meeting boasting four quality Group 1 events including the Hong Kong Vase. A line-up of top class horses from all across the globe will gather on Sunday to fight it out over the testing 2400m international staying event…