Hong Kong horse racing news

Yee Cheong Baby

Ting’s Yee Cheong Baby aims to back-up at the Valley

Yee Cheong Baby (124lb) has done nothing but impress trainer Jimmy Ting since arriving in Hong Kong and the son of Sebring will attempt to...
Exultant

Exultant aims to seal honours in Standard Chartered Champions & Chater Cup

Exultant has plenty riding on victory in the Group 1 Standard Chartered Champions & Chater Cup (2400m) at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday, 26 May....
Red Warrior

Warrior upends Champion’s

Champion’s Way (132lb) was a hot favourite to take his perfect winning record to six on the bounce in the finale, the Class 2 Sports...
Big Party

Big Party for Purton four-timer

Champion jockey Zac Purton took his season’s tally to 123 wins with a masterful four-timer at Sha Tin this afternoon, Saturday, 18 May, despite feeling...
Mr Croissant

Tasty Croissant

Mr Croissant (118lb) will chase some Saturday silverware in the Class 3 Hong Kong Jockey Club Community Trophy Handicap (1200m). Chris So’s charge is another...
Zac Purton

Purton’s out for amends

John Moore has expressed his intention to have all guns blazing in his attempt to seal a seventh Hong Kong premiership. But the handler will...
Right Choice

Right Choice for Rispoli

Frankie Lor will try to scupper Champion’s Way’s winning streak with his own talented prospect Right Choice (122lb). The four-year-old is also seeking a sixth...
Champion’s Way

Rising star Champion’s Way goes for six in a row

Champion’s Way’s (132lb) unbeaten streak goes on the line in the finale at Sha Tin on Saturday (18 May) as trainer John Size’s exciting rising...
Hong Kong Bet

Teetan and Cruz combine

Happy Valley’s French-themed night featured the Class 3 Le French May Trophy Handicap (1000m). The dash went to the Tony Cruz-trained three-year-old Hong Kong Bet...
Racing Fighter

Fighter strikes for Purton in France Galop Cup

Zac Purton questioned Racing Fighter’s fortitude in the lead-up to the Class 3 France Galop Cup Handicap (1200m) at Happy Valley but the grey didn’t...
Happy Grin

Japan’s Happy Grin targets the Group 1 Champions & Chater Cup

Happy Grin is on track to contest the HK$10 million Group 1 Standard Chartered Champions & Chater Cup (2400m) at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday,...
Zac Purton

Purton sets his sights towards a new high

Zac Purton has a personal best in his sights as he heads into Wednesday’s (15 May ) Happy Valley fixture, the 72nd of Hong Kong’s...
Never Better

O’Sullivan brace

Paul O’Sullivan struck early, not once but twice. The New Zealander has endured a sluggish campaign but things have picked up in recent weeks and...
Good Standing

Moore hits six with Good Standing in Hong Kong Macau Trophy

Zac Purton cuddled Good Standing to an impressive success in the Class 1 Hong Kong Macau Trophy (1400m) at Sha Tin this afternoon, Saturday, 11...
Me Tsui

Me Tsui’s 500th career win

Me Tsui had been sitting on 499 career wins for two weeks and 22 runners but hit the 500 when Sky Treasure boxed clear in...
Buddies

Title race brewing as Moore, Lor and Size hit the mark

A championship battle is brewing in Hong Kong and John Moore believes his stable is bubbling to the challenge. “The title will go to the...
Just Not Listening

Schofield’s Listening as he seeks Moore success

Chad Schofield’s developing relationship with the John Moore stable has prospered in recent weeks and on Wednesday (8 May) night at Sha Tin he will...
Sunny Boy

Sunny through the rain

Sunny Boy (133lb) delighted his connections when rallying for Purton to repel a late challenge from Ambitious Heart (122lb) in race three, the Class 3...
Winning Method

Shum’s Method is best

Winning Method (120lb) appeared to have a simple task in the opening Chairmen’s Day Plate and so it proved. The 1.1 favourite cruised to a...
Ho Ho Khan

Ho Ho Khan conquers G3 Queen Mother Memorial Cup

Ho Ho Khan (122lb) advertised his potential for top-grade races next season with a fine victory in the Group 3 Queen Mother Memorial Cup Handicap...

New boy Domeyer bags a double, Callan strikes back at the Valley

Aldo Domeyer isn’t letting the grass grow under his feet. The South African only touched down in the city two days ago and already he...

Domeyer eager to test his skills in Hong Kong

Aldo Domeyer is looking forward to rising to the Hong Kong challenge when his 10-week licence commences on Wednesday, 1 May at Happy Valley. “I...

A Pair hat-trick would be perfect for Chris So

Perfect Pair (117lb) is aiming to bag an ideal trio for trainer Chris So in the finale at Happy Valley on Wednesday night (1 May),...

Beat The Clock’s battles Rattan to win Chairman’s Sprint

The home team was one down, with Mr Stunning’s late enforced absence, but it mattered not as the ever competitive Beat The Clock led home...

Records tumble as Beauty Generation saunters home

Records aplenty fell as Hong Kong’s current racing sensation and the world’s highest rated active racehorse Beauty Generation literally ambled his way to victory in...