Hong Kong horse racing news

Endeavour

Freedman relives Melbourne Cup-winning feeling in Hong Kong

AUSTRALIAN trainer Michael Freedman scored a double at Sha Tin on Sunday and rated the wins on par with winning the Melbourne Cup. Having only...
Karis Teetan

Karis Teetan hot on the heels of Moreria after Sha Tin treble

JOAO Moreira might still be on top of the Hong Kong Jockeys’ Premier ladder after three meetings, but Karis Teetan is hot on his heels...
HB Twitter wrap

Racing Twitter wrap: Weekend of wizardry as Magics dominate

A pair of supernatural performances took centre stage as we look back at the best racing Tweets from the opening weekend of Melbourne's spring carnival.

Currie to chase title without stable star

Trainer Ben Currie's Doomben team has been reduced to two runners after the sale of stable star Ilovevegas to Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Cup

Hong Kong Racing release fixtures for 2017/18 season

THE Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) has released the racing fixture for the 2017/18 season and the racing powerhouse looks to be gaining even more...
John Size

Hong Kong Jockey Club Champion Awards announced

THE Hong Kong Jockey Club is fast becoming one of the most popular governing bodies in the thoroughbred world due to its dedication to industry,...
John Size

Rapper Dragon wins horse of the year honours in Hong Kong

Rapper Dragon claimed the Hong Kong Horse of the Year award at a sparkling ceremony held at the Grand Hyatt on Friday night. Hong Kong’s...
Horse Of Fortune

Horse Of Fortune wins Premier Plate, Pakistan Star steals show

Horse Of Fortune fought his way to a thrilling win in the Group 3 Premier Plate Handicap (1800m) at Sha Tin on Sunday but while...
Aerovelocity

Aerovelocity set to bid farewell to Sha Tin on Sunday

SUPERSTAR horse Aerovelocity will depart for Australia to enjoy retirement at Musokoka Farm after a farewell at Sha Tin racecourse this Sunday. The 2015 Hong Kong...
Po Ching Treasure

Rispoli hopes he can continue winning way with Po Ching

Jockey Umberto Rispoli will be hoping he can continue his magic touch with Po Ching Treasure at Happy Valley on Wednesday night as the Caspar...

Hong Kong charge fails to impress in Group 1 Yasuda Kinen

THE dual Hong Kong charge of Beauty Only and Contentment has failed to fire in the Group 1 Yasuda Kinen in Japan on Sunday night....
Beauty Only

Hong Kong pair prepare for Group 1 Yasuda Kinen in Japan

BEAUTY Only and Contentment will represent Hong Kong in Sunday’s Group 1 Yasuda Kinen in Japan. The quality pair continued their preparations on Thursday with...
Lucky year wins Hong Kong Vase

Ex-Aussie horse Lucky Year salutes at $89 in the Sha Tin Vase

Young South African jockey Callan Murray gained a dream result at just his third meeting in Hong Kong, scoring his first Sha Tin win in...
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...