One week until final entries for Hong Kong Group 1 races

HKIR 2017 Race Day
Connections have a week until final entries close on Hong Kong’s G1 races. Picture: HKJC.

Champions Day at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday, 29 April features three lucrative Group 1 contests and the final supplementary entry stage for those elite races will close in one week, on Monday, 9 April (6pm Hong Kong time).

A final stage entry for the HK$24 million Group 1 Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup (2000m) carries a supplementary fee of HK240,000; the fee for the HK$18 million Group 1 Champions Mile (1600m) is HK$180,000; and the HK$16 million Group 1 Chairman’s Sprint Prize (1200m) has a supplementary entry fee of HK$160,000.

All three internationally-renowned contests are included in the list of the World’s Top 100 Group 1 Races.