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2015 Gilgai Stakes Nominations Feature Chautauqua

2015 Gilgai Stakes Nominations Feature Chautauqua

Defending champion Chautauqua is the headline nomination taken for the Gilgai Stakes 2015 at Flemington Racecourse on Turnbull Stakes Day this Sunday over the long weekend in Melbourne. The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained Encosta De Lago five-year-old is one of 13 sprinters making up the early entries for the $200,000 Group 2 Gilgai Stakes…

Moore’s Dual Hong Kong Sprint 2014 Assault

Moore’s Dual Hong Kong Sprint 2014 Assault

Expat Aussie trainer John Moore is dually represented in the 2014 Hong Kong Sprint field this weekend by two livewire chances in the Sha Tin classic. Four Group 1 events take place at the track on Sunday for the latest Hong Kong International Race Day, including the Group 1 LONGINES Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) featuring…

Peniaphobia Cruz-ing for 2014 Hong Kong Sprint Win

Peniaphobia Cruz-ing for 2014 Hong Kong Sprint Win

Local Hong Kong horseman Tony Cruz is thrilled with the barrier six draw in Sunday’s Hong Kong Sprint 2014 for his exciting young colt Peniaphobia. The three-year-old son of Dandy Man is the youngest chance in the 13 horse field for this year’s Group 1 LONGINES Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin, but from…

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)…

Dominant Sydney Cup 2015 Target for Moore

Dominant Sydney Cup 2015 Target for Moore

Hong Kong-based expat Aussie horseman John Moore has revealed plans to travel down under this coming autumn with two of his stable stars including likely 2015 Sydney Cup hopeful Dominant. The Hong Kong Vase winning Cacique stallion struggled on a too-firm Sha Tin track last Sunday running a disappointing 11th to Blazing Speed in the…

Top Hong Kong Horses Could Feature in The Championships 2015

Top Hong Kong Horses Could Feature in The Championships 2015

The Championships in Sydney during the autumn could get a lot more exciting with the news leading Hong Kong trainer John Moore wants to bring some of his horses to the race series. However he has revealed it is only on the provision that a suitable quarantine station is available in Sydney. At the moment,…

Hong Kong Sprint 2013 Showdown for Power Stablemates

Hong Kong Sprint 2013 Showdown for Power Stablemates

It’s shaping up as an exciting clash of the Irish-trained stablemates at Sha Tin this Sunday, December 8, with the Edward Lynam-trained duo Sole Power and Slade Power facing off against a crack field in the Hong Kong International Race Day classic. A 14-horse field of short distance specialists is set to square off in…

Lucky Nine And Lord Kanaloa Headline 2013 Hong Kong Sprint Final Field

Lucky Nine And Lord Kanaloa Headline 2013 Hong Kong Sprint Final Field

Lucky Nine was unable to add another Group 1 victory to his impressive racing resume in Australia during the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival but will have the chance to score his second Hong Kong Sprint victory at Sha Tin on Sunday after being included in the final field for the Group 1 event. Lucky Nine took…