Hong Kong horse racing news

Werther Hugh Bowman

Aussie hoop Bowman and Werther combine for HK$10 million win

Werther delivered a timely reminder of his significant abilities on Sunday with a clear-cut victory in the HK$10 million Standard Chartered Champions & Chater Cup,...
Blazing Speed

Callan and Blazing Speed partnership set to continue post-racing

THERE’S no denying that two-time Champions & Chater Cup winner Blazing Speed has a special place in jockey Neil Callan’s heart, so much so the...
John Size

John Size seeks first Sha Tin Vase with quality quintet

DURING his 16-year tenure as a top flight trainer in Hong Kong, John Size has failed to win the Group 3 Sha Tin Vase, but...
Eagle Way

Eagle Way seeking first local group one in Champions & Chater Cup

CHAMPION trainer John Moore has had success as an owner of Eagle Way in Australia, but he’s seeking his group one training success with the...
Able Friend

Sha Tin send off set up for retiring great Able Friend

AFTER a glittering career which saw the Australian-bred gelding reach the highest ever rating of a Hong Kong horse, the John Moore-trained Able Friend has...
Gold Mount wins at Sha Tin

Gold Mount a mystery ahead of G1 Champions and Chater

Gold Mount has an air of mystique about him as he goes into Sunday’s HK$10 million G1 Standard Chartered Champions & Chater Cup (2400m) at...
Werther

Werther ready for final group one race of the Hong Kong season

TRAINER John Moore is confident Werther is primed for the final group one race of Hong Kong’s racing season, the Standard Chartered Champions and Chater...
Lucky Bubbles

Lucky Bubbles scores long-awaited group one victory

IT had been a long road to group one glory for Lucky Bubbles, but the hoodoo was broken on Sunday night in the Group 1...
Contentment

Hong Kong Champions Mile tinged with sadness as Contentment wins

THE 2017 Hong Kong Champions Mile will be remembered for quite some time, but not for the reasons most racing fans would have been hoping...
Rapper Dragon

Rapper Dragon set to give Moore seventh Champions Mile success

TRAINER John Moore dominates the big race in Hong Kong, so much so he’s seeking his seventh Champions Mile success with a two-pronged attack this...
Eagle Way wins in Hong Kong

Moore: Eagle Way could target Caulfield Cup after HK success

John Moore-trained Eagle Way may have booked himself a ticket back to his native Australia later in the year after taking out the Group 3...
Neorealism wins the QE II

Neorealism and the Magic Man in a night to remember at Sha Tin

Japan has taken the spoils at Sha Tin on Sunday, with the Noriyuki Hori-trained Neorealism upstaging a stellar field in the Queen Elizabeth II Cup...
Neorealism wins the QE II

What the jockeys had to say after the HK QE II Cup

Neorealism and Joao Moreira have combined to give Japan victory in the QE II Cup in Hong Kong on Sunday. Expertly ridden by globetrotting hoop...
Werther

Werther works well ahead of Queen Elizabeth II Cup defence

WERTHER breezed through its work at Sha Tin in preparation for its defence of the Group 1 QEII Cup this Sunday. The John Moore-trained champion...
The United States

The United States to end star-spangled career in QEII Cup

THE United States will have its final run for Team Williams in Sunday’s Group 1 QEII Cup at Sha Tin, which will bring down the...
Hugh Bowman

Hugh Bowman returns to Sha Tin for gun QEII ride

CHAMPION Australian jockey Hugh Bowman will return to Hong Kong in the hopes to ride consecutive wins aboard Werther in the Group 1 QEII Cup....
Joao Moreira

John Moore confident with all four Queen Mother competitors

MOST of the attention this week will be firmly on Werther and Designs On Rome which will represent John Moore in the Group 1 Queen...
Pakistan Star

Social media star ‘flying’ ahead of QEII Cup

SOCIAL media fell in love with Pakistan Star early on in its career, but it’s now a serious thoroughbred which looks on track for the...
Frankie Lor

Frankie Lor joins the elite training ranks in Hong Kong

FORMER jockey Frankie Lor has been granted his Hong Kong training license after years of working under some of Hong Kong’s greatest horsemen. The 51-year-old...
Helene Paragon

Helene Paragon a top Chairman’s Trophy chance despite weight

HELENE Paragon is travelling well heading into Sunday’s Group 2 Chairman’s Trophy, but the quality son of Polan will have to carry more weight than...
Vivios wins

Hong Kong horses fail to fire at Dubai World Cup meeting

Hong Kong’s three-horse contingent failed to impact this year’s Dubai World Cup meeting, failing to make the frame in Meydan’s two big sprints on a...
Rapper Dragon

Rapper Dragon creates history with Hong Kong Derby victory

HISTORY was made at Sha Tin on Sunday night as Rapper Dragon became the first horse in history to sweep all three legs of the...
Hong Kong Derby

Rapper Dragon draws perfectly for Sunday’s Hong Kong Derby

CURRENT favourite Rapper Dragon has drawn perfectly for Sunday’s Group 1 Hong Kong Derby, but not all of John Moore’s team received the same benefit....
Booming Delight

Moore’s stable of three-year-olds on track for Hong Kong Derby

JOHN Moore dominates the training ranks in Hong Kong and he will likely have three quality entrants in the Group 1 Hong Kong Derby on...

Hong Kong record 8 winners for Moreira

Joao Moreira has ridden a Hong Kong record eight winners on the Sha Tin program ahead of another flying visit to Australia for a Group...