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2015 King’s Stand Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2015 King’s Stand Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

A talented and capacity field has been confirmed for tonight’s Group 1 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m) at the 2015 Royal Ascot Carnival in Britain; offering punters exceptional value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Talented Irish veteran Sole Power ($4) has returned to racing in typically slick form…

2015 King’s Stand Stakes Odds and Betting Update

2015 King’s Stand Stakes Odds and Betting Update

The Group 1 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m) is set to draw a talented and capacity field on Day 1 of the 2015 Royal Ascot Carnival in Great Britain; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Irish star Sole Power has returned to racing in typically…

2014 Hong Kong Sprint Barriers – Buffering Midfield

2014 Hong Kong Sprint Barriers – Buffering Midfield

Australia’s representation in the Hong Kong Sprint 2014 field at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday, the Rob Heathcote-trained Buffering is drawn in barrier eight for his international debut. The Group 1 LONGINES Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) is one of four elite level features on the Hong Kong International Race Day program this weekend, and Heathcote…

Lynam Wary of Buffering in Hong Kong Sprint 2014

Lynam Wary of Buffering in Hong Kong Sprint 2014

Irish horseman Edward Lynam has named Brisbane raider Buffering as one of the biggest threats in the 2014 Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin Racecourse this Sunday to his contender, the recently crowned Horse of the Year in Ireland Sole Power. Four-time Group 1 winning Kyllachy gelding Sole Power in one of the international raiders…

Buffering Improves Ahead of 2014 Hong Kong Sprint

Buffering Improves Ahead of 2014 Hong Kong Sprint

On Tuesday it was revealed that Australia’s chance at winning the Group 1 Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) on December 14 was in doubt when Buffering missed a scheduled gallop due to a foot abscess. However just 24 hours later and the seven-year-old gelding is improving well. He was fitted with a shoe this morning and while…

Sha Tin Work for Buffering Before Hong Kong Sprint

Sha Tin Work for Buffering Before Hong Kong Sprint

A serious Tuesday gallop for Buffering at Sha Tin Racecourse today should have the Robert Heathcote-trained champ fit and ready to go in Sunday’s 2014 Hong Kong Sprint. The Mossman seven-year-old is preparing for his international debut in the HK$18.5 million Group 1 Hong Kong International Sprint (1200m), the LONGINES-sponsored race one of four on…

Heathcote Happy With Buffering Ahead of Hong Kong Sprint 2014

Heathcote Happy With Buffering Ahead of Hong Kong Sprint 2014

Brisbane’s Robert Heathcote got to check the condition of his 2014 Hong Kong Sprint hopeful Buffering on Thursday and is happy with how the four-time Group 1 winner is travelling ahead of his international debut. The Mossman seven-year-old is one of two Australian representatives in the Hong Kong International Races Sunday week, December 14, after…

Gordon Lord Byron in Great Shape Ahead of 2014 Hong Kong Sprint

Gordon Lord Byron in Great Shape Ahead of 2014 Hong Kong Sprint

Six-year-old Gordon Lord Byron is set to make his fourth start in the Hong Kong International meeting on December 14 as the globetrotter prepares for the Group 1 Hong Kong Sprint (1200m). The gelding ran in both the 2012 and 2013 edition of the Group 1 Hong Kong Mile (1600m), finishing just outside the placings…

2014 Hong Kong Sprint Field Features Buffering

2014 Hong Kong Sprint Field Features Buffering

Rob Heathcote’s four-time Group 1 winning Queensland sprinter Buffering will make his first overseas trip next month, the veteran named as one of 14 hopefuls in this year’s Hong Kong Sprint 2014 field. The seven-year-old Mossman gelding travels to Sha Tin Racecourse for the December 14 showdown, the HK$18.5 million LONGINES Hong Kong Sprint (1200m)…

2014 VRC Sprint Classic Bound Slade Power Wins Again

2014 VRC Sprint Classic Bound Slade Power Wins Again

Edward Lynam’s flying British galloper Slade Power has enjoyed another European win on way to a run in Melbourne’s VRC Sprint Classic 2014 this spring. The Dutch Art stallion made it three on the trot and back-to-back Group 1 victories with their impressive winning effort in Saturday’s Group 1 Darley July Cup (1207m) to salute…