Hong Kong horse racing news

Beauty Generation and Glorious Forever impress in trial session

Beauty Generation and Glorious Forever, still basking in the afterglow of Group 1 victories at last month’s Hong Kong International Races, rolled with commanding ease...

Time Warp returns to the Valley for January Cup tilt

Time Warp (133lb) returns to Happy Valley on Wednesday (9 January) night for the first time since June 2017 with connections hoping the gelding can...

Jolly Banner shocks all in G3 Bauhinia Sprint Trophy boilover

Jolly Banner left the Sha Tin crowd stunned and had Matthew Poon whooping past the winning post with an improbable victory in the Group 3...

Debuting Ka Ying Star shines at Sha Tin

Ka Ying Star stole the lead and sprang towards the head of Hong Kong’s four-year-old pecking order with a first-up win in the last race...

Conte fires to confirm G1 potential as rising stars grab the New Year spotlight

Conte brought the fireworks to Sha Tin’s New Year fixture, landing the G3 Chinese Club Challenge Cup Handicap (1400m) in brilliant style this afternoon (Tuesday,...

Santa smiles on Fownes as Leader draws low

What do you give the jockey or trainer in your life for Christmas? A low barrier and some luck for Happy Valley’s 26 December fixture...

Styling City scores in show-stopping fashion at Sha Tin

HATTRICK-SEEKING horse Styling City went into race 9 as Sha Tin as one of the better supported favourites for the day and the John Moore-trained...

Witness Hunter stalks Griffin Trophy prize, Dark Dream on Derby road

Witness Hunter will attempt to wrap up a hat-trick when he takes on seven fellow young guns in the Griffin Trophy (1400m) at Sha Tin’s...

De Sousa rules Supreme as the winners roll in

It may have been just a Class 4 sprint at a routine midweek AW meeting, but Silvestre de Sousa’s success aboard Winning Supreme at Sha...
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Buick withdrawals Hong Kong appeal

UK jockey William Buick has withdrawn his appeal over six week riding ban following an incident at the Hong Kong International Races. The jockey pleaded...

Fight Hero back on his patch, Mission Tycoon tries something new

Fight Hero has made his name as a late-dashing stalwart of Sha Tin’s all-weather circuit and the horse that so nearly gave Hong Kong a...

Conte shines and Zac Purton’s five seals 900

Conte carried off the Lukfook Jewellery Cup Handicap (1400m) at Sha Tin this afternoon (Sunday, 16 December), quickening clear of smart handicappers and big money...

Purton takes the cheers with a treble

A bulging contacts book is an asset to any Hong Kong jockey and champion Zac Purton added another name to his list of winning trainers...

Conghua Racecourse gets seal of approval from international visitors

Leading global racing officials visited the Hong Kong Jockey Club’s Conghua Racecourse on Monday (10 December) for a glimpse of the future of the sport...

Group 1 prizes in the bag, Purton rolls on to business at the Valley

Zac Purton’s Group 1 double aboard Beauty Generation and Exultant at the Hong Kong International Races will rank as one of his highlight days in...

Locals take all G1 events of the Hong Kong International Races

Glorious Forever’s victory in the Hong Kong Cup wrapped up a first ever Hong Kong clean-sweep at the Hong Kong International Races and capped a...

Lor’s Group 1 double may mark changing of guard

Hong Kong’s Frankie Lor, in just his second season of training, today may well have announced himself as a likely future champion of his home...

Deja vu one-two in stunning Hong Kong Sprint

In a remarkable repeat of the 2017 edition, Mr Stunning not only again won the Group 1 Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) but also secured the...

Beauty Generation bludgeons 2018 HK Mile field

John Moore has already produced one star miler to grace the highest reaches of the World’s Best Racehorse Rankings in Able Friend but the trainer...

2018 Hong Kong Sprint betting tips & race preview

THE Group 1 Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) is one of the best sprint races in the world and we’re excited for what’s to come. Will...

Hong Kong Cup 2018: betting tips and preview

THE Group 1 Hong Kong Cup (2000m) is the final Group 1 race of the Hong Kong International Races and looms as the best betting...

Hong Kong Mile 2018: Race preview and betting tips

THE Group 1 Hong Kong Mile (1600m) is one of the world’s premier mile events that routinely draws the best of the best. This year...

Hong Kong Vase 2018: betting tips and race preview

THE Group 1 Hong Kong Vase (2400m) is one of the main prizes of the Hong Kong International Races and a race the travellers tend...

Japan’s raiders dash with colour on the Sha Tin turf

Leg wraps were the talk of the commentary booth at Sha Tin Racecourse this morning as five horses from Japan’s talented cohort upped the ante...

Hong Kong International Races – Wednesday, December 5 track notes

THE competitors hit the track in anticipation for Sunday’s Hong Kong International Races and Horse Betting has the latest from Sha Tin. Take a look...