Tag: 'Furore'

Horse Racing History: This day in Racing 16th January

This day 16th January in horse racing news history From the extensive Horse Betting news archives we present the all the thoroughbred racing action in...
Exultant

Exultant builds towards FWD QEII Cup defence, trials on the turf

Exultant, the tough kingpin of Hong Kong’s staying division, took a crucial step closer in his bid to become the second horse in history –...
Joao Moreira

Chilean triple Group 1 winner Panfield to put HK Derby credentials on the line

Excellent Proposal’s rousing Hong Kong Classic Mile (1600m) victory set the benchmark for this year’s BMW Hong Kong Derby (2000m) and while the Hong Kong...
Columbus County

Caspar Fownes begins the journey towards staying features with Columbus County

Revitalised by a brief spell, emerging talent Columbus County will throw down the gauntlet to Hong Kong’s premier stayers in the Group 3 Centenary Vase...
Joao Moreira

In-form Moreira nears 1,000 wins with a solid book for Sunday

Championship-leading jockey Joao Moreira is riding at the peak of his powers with 51 wins this term – 20 clear of his nearest rival –...
Furore

Furore proves previous win no fluke in Group 2 Jockey Club Cup

A classy win by Furore today proved his second-up success over Exultant was no fluke as he did it again to lead home a one-two...
Furore

Furore snaffles the Ladies’ Purse

Furore (122lb) snaffled the Group 3 Sa Sa Ladies’ Purse Handicap (1800m) at Sha Tin yesterday afternoon (Sunday, 1 November) to lead home a one-two...
Vincent Ho

Ho hungry for more as Southern Legend eyes Premier Plate

Vincent Ho bagged his first Group 1 victory aboard Southern Legend in the FWD Champions Mile and on Sunday (21 June) at Sha Tin they...
Exultant

Exultant stamps Horse of the Year claim with Champions & Chater Cup victory

It was hard work but Exultant has never been one to shirk a challenge. The tough kingpin of the Hong Kong stayers’ division proved his...
Exultant

Rain a concern as Exultant faces Furore in Champions & Chater Cup

Furore and a storm are Tony Cruz’s two fears as he prepares Exultant for what he hopes will be another major success in the Group...
Exultant

Exultant grinds them to submission as Purton makes history in the FWD QEII Cup

Zac Purton was elated and deflated at the end of Exultant’s glorious, grinding victory in the HK$25 million Group 1 FWD Queen Elizabeth II Cup...
Exultant

Exultant carries great expectations into FWD QEII Cup

Tony Cruz expects an Exultant victory in the HK$25 million Group 1 FWD QEII Cup (2000m) at Sha Tin on Sunday (26 April) but the...
Tony Cruz

Tony Cruz is Hong Kong racing’s original ‘living legend’

Tony Cruz was spotted moving around on foot not so long ago. In the grave reality of the world’s current state, seeing Hong Kong racing’s...
Silvestre de Sousa

Lor pins hopes of a Classic Mile repeat on Decrypt

Frankie Lor swept the Four-Year-Old Classic Series in 2019 but one year after Furore set the ball rolling in the Hong Kong Classic Mile, the...
Furore

Furore returns to a mile in Group 1 Stewards’ Cup

Furore returns to a mile in the Group 1 Stewards’ Cup (1600m) at Sha Tin on Sunday (19 January) with trainer Frankie Lor hoping a...
Dark Dream

Lor looks to the future with Furore and Dark Dream but first it’s the Purse

Frankie Lor will launch his star sophomores Furore and Dark Dream at the Group 3 Sa Sa Ladies’ Purse Handicap (1800m) at Sha Tin on...
Furore

Lor hopes Furore can measure up against Beauty Generation

The outcome of tomorrow’s (1 October) Group 3 Celebration Cup Handicap (1400m) at Sha Tin looks set to determine Furore’s big December target. “We’ll look...
Furore

Furore return

BMW Hong Kong Derby (2000m) winner Furore caught the eye, running on for third under Grant van Niekerk in a dirt track barrier trial at...

Furore catches the eye as FWD QEII Cup entrants trial at Sha Tin

The BMW Hong Kong Derby (2000m) winner Furore headlined an “all -star” barrier trial at Sha Tin this morning (Tuesday 16 April) which featured three...

Furore extends Kiwi’s record in HK Derby

The Frankie Lor-trained Furore continued New Zealand’s stellar record in the HK$18million Hong Kong Derby (2000m) when he took out the Classic race at Sha...

Lor’s Furore, Bowman brings home the Hong Kong Derby

Furore won the HK$18 million BMW Hong Kong Derby (2000m) at Sha Tin Racecourse this afternoon (Sunday, 17 March) with a brilliant victory that fulfilled...

Furore for Lor in Hong Kong Classic Mile

Frankie Lor is shaking things up around Sha Tin. The second season handler landed his initial Group 1 last month and this afternoon (Sunday, 27...

Furore faces step up in class for Guineas

The Kris Lees-trained Furore will make the leap to Group One company in the Rosehill Guineas after a delayed start to his career.