Tag: 'Centenary Sprint Cup'

Excellent Proposal

Excellent Proposal leads Size one-two in Hong Kong Classic Mile

Excellent Proposal rose to the top of Hong Kong’s four-year-old pecking order with an impressive win in the Hong Kong Classic Mile (1600m) yesterday afternoon...
Hot King Prawn

Hot King Prawn lands elusive Group 1 with Centenary Sprint Cup triumph

Hot King Prawn has washed away months of frustration and doubt with an emphatic performance to claim his first Group 1 crown with victory in...
Christophe Soumillon

Christophe Soumillon eyes Centenary Sprint Cup with Wishful Thinker

Christophe Soumillon has been eagerly awaiting the opportunity to add another Group 1 in Hong Kong to his impressive haul and today (24 January) at...
Frankie Lor

Lor readies strong contingent of young guns for HK Classic Mile fixture

Frankie Lor has developed a formidable reputation as a trainer capable of preparing young horses for early success and this Sunday (24 January) at Sha...
Jolly Banner

Veteran Banner looks to fly for Yiu in Group 1 Centenary Sprint Cup

Jolly Banner might be in the twilight of his career as a nine-year-old but that didn’t stop him from snaring second in last month’s Group...
John Size

John Size returns to Sha Tin on Sunday seeking more Group 1 glory

John Size will bid for a seventh Group 1 Stewards’ Cup (1600m) at Sha Tin on Sunday (24 January) as Waikuku throws down the gauntlet...
Golden Sixty

Golden Sixty tunes up ahead of Group 1 Stewards’ Cup tilt

After his devastating win in last month’s Group 1 LONGINES Hong Kong Mile, hometown hero Golden Sixty pleased his connections at Sha Tin yesterday morning...
Classique Legend

Clock ticks as Classique Legend trials towards his Group 1 Hong Kong Sprint tilt

Classique Legend took a crucial step towards his Group 1 LONGINES Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) tilt with his first Hong Kong barrier trial on the...
Beat The Clock

Beat The Clock does it again in Centenary Sprint Cup

Beat The Clock displayed the class that has made him a champion to complete back-to-back wins in the HK$10 million Centenary Sprint Cup (1200m) at...
Beat The Clock

Beat The Clock faces a Full threat in Group 1 Centenary Sprint Cup

Beat The Clock will face select yet stiff competition when he attempts a second consecutive win in Sunday’s (19 January) Group 1 Centenary Sprint Cup...
Mr Stunning

Mr Stunning seeks revenge in Group 1 Centenary Sprint Cup

Mr Stunning has a score to settle in Sunday’s (19 January) Group 1 Centenary Sprint Cup (1200m) at Sha Tin and trainer Frankie Lor believes...
Rattan

Rattan takes Stewards’ route as Gibson’s Wishful for more Group 1 spoils

Richard Gibson is unperturbed by the outsider labels tagged to his stable stalwarts Rattan and Wishful Thinker as they stride into Sunday’s (19 January) two...
Big Party

Big Party poses Group 1 question with Bauhinia Sprint Trophy demolition

Big Party (118lb) brushed off six rivals to post an impressive win in the Group 3 Bauhinia Sprint Trophy Handicap (1000m) at Sha Tin yesterday...
Willie & Karen Calder

Feature international double for breeders Willie & Karen Calder

Bluff oysterman Willie Calder achieved a result that most thoroughbred breeders can only dream of when he produced a remarkable winning double over the weekend....
DB Pin

John Size trifecta in G1 Centenary Sprint Cup as DB Pin wins

Trainer John Size once again showed the depth of the top-line sprinters in his stable as he prepared the first three horses home in the...
Mr Stunning winning the G2 Jockey Club Sprint

Nash Rawiller confident Mr Stunning can win Centenary Sprint Cup

Jockey Nash Rawiller is confident that Mr Stunning can once again live up to his billing as the best horse in town in the G1...
Seasons Bloom

Joao Moreira relying on G1 newbies Beat The Clock & Seasons Bloom

Joao Moreira is placing his faith in a pair of Group 1 novices in Sunday’s (28 January) feature races at Sha Tin Racecourse, as he...
Blizzard winning the Chinese Club Challenge Cup

Karis Teetan puts faith in Blizzard for G1 Centenary Sprint Cup

Jockey Karis Teetan is looking forward to reuniting with an old friend when he partners Ricky Yiu’s honest speedster Blizzard in the Group 1 Centenary...