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.

Robert Hickmott (with Green Moon's co-owner Nick Williams) will prepare Amralah down under for a 2014 Melbourne Cup campaign. Photo: Steve Hart.

Channon and connections this week ...

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.

Hugh Bowman will now return to Australia after another successful stint in the UK

Bowman said that his best moments in his most recent stint in England was riding Halicarnassus to victory in the Old ...

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.

Hugh Bowman is hopeful of picking up one of the strong international rides in the Melbourne Cup

Bowman, who was unable to secure a ride in last year’s Melbourne Cup, has been riding in England for the past month and ...

Brisbane Then Britain for Bowman

Brisbane Then Britain for Bowman

Jockey Hugh Bowman will head to Europe for a six-week riding campaign

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 ...

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 that has stakes set ...