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2016 Champion’s Mile Field & Barriers: Bow Creek Draws 11

2016 Champion’s Mile Field & Barriers: Bow Creek Draws 11

The Australian representative in Sunday’s Champion’s Mile 2016 field at Sha Tin Racecourse in Hong Kong, the John O’Shea-trained Bow Creek has work to do after drawing wide in barrier 11 for the Group 1 clash.

The Godolphin-raced Australian raider Bow Creek has a wide barrier 11 draw for Sunday’s Champion’s Mile at Sha Tin in Hong Kong. Photo: ...

Moore’s Friend Still Able to Win Hong Kong Mile 2014

Moore’s Friend Still Able to Win Hong Kong Mile 2014

John Moore’s in-form galloper Able Friend may be drawn wide for Sunday’s 2014 Hong Kong Mile but the expat Aussie horseman is still confident his odds-on favourite can get the job done and successfully defend his title.

Joao Moreira rides the 2014 Hong Kong Mile favourite Able Friend at Sha Tin on Saturday. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Shamardal five-year-old Able ...

2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Possible for Hong Kong Cup Champ

2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Possible for Hong Kong Cup Champ

A lucrative prize increase that has the stakes set at a staggering $4 million could be enough to lure the weekend’s Hong Kong Cup winner Akeed Mofeed to Sydney in the autumn for a shot at the Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2014.

Retirement and a lucrative career at stud are just around the corner for the Dubawi stallion who became ...

Whyte Steers Akeed Mofeed To Victory In 2013 Hong Kong Cup

Whyte Steers Akeed Mofeed To Victory In 2013 Hong Kong Cup

Champion jockey Douglas Whyte produced a gem of a ride to steer Akeed Mofeed to victory in the Group 1 2013 Hong Kong Cup (2400m) on Saturday.

Akeed Mofeed stormed home late to enhance his value as a stud prospect in the Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin on Sunday. Photo: Daniel Costello

Whyte positioned Akeed Mofeed on the fence ...

Akeed Mofeed First Hong Kong Trained Cox Plate Winner?

Akeed Mofeed First Hong Kong Trained Cox Plate Winner?

This year the Moonee Valley Racing Club (MVRC) is on a mission to attract an internationally rich field of stars for the $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) in October, and one of the 20 overseas hopes sent an official invitation to the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival classic last week was Hong Kong’s Akeed Mofeed.

Akeed Mofeed is...