Tag: 'Hong Kong Derby'

Douglas Whyte hails retired champion stayer Russian Emperor

Russian Emperor will forever be remembered for his courage, ability and some of the finest moments in Hong Kong racing history.
Massive Sovereign

Massive Sovereign rises for Champions & Chater Cup

Massive Sovereign is aiming to become the sixth galloper to win the Hong Kong Derby and Group 1 Champions & Chater Cup in the same...
Massive Sovereign winning the Hong Kong Derby

Massive Sovereign wins Hong Kong Derby

Massive Sovereign completed an extraordinary rise to glory with a spectacular win in the HK$26 million Hong Kong Derby (2000m) under Zac Purton.
Helios Express Hong Kong Classic Cup

Hugh Bowman plots conservative Derby ride on Helios Express

Hugh Bowman will adopt conservative tactics on Helios Express who looks to complete dominance of the Four-Year-Old Classic Series with victory in the Hong Kong...
Sha Tin racing tips

Sha Tin Sunday races preview & betting tips | Hong Kong Derby Day

The Hong Kong Derby headlines a bumper 10-race card at Sha Tin Racecourse this Sunday. See our free betting tips, value picks and quaddie numbers.
Sports Legend

Sports Legend lays Hong Kong Derby marker for Danny Shum

In the midst of a stunning season, Danny Shum set the tone for another potentially massive weekend – highlighted by a dual tilt at the...
Massive Sovereign

Temperament crucial as Massive Sovereign tackles Hong Kong Derby

Massive Sovereign burst onto the scene earlier this month and Zac Purton is tasked with steering him to Hong Kong Derby glory on Sunday at...
Speed Dragon

Hewitson has faith in Speed Dragon for 147th Hong Kong Derby

Lyle Hewitson is confident Speed Dragon can handle the distance rise in Sunday’s HK$26 million 147th Hong Kong Derby (2000m) at Sha Tin.
Helios Express Hong Kong Classic Cup

Helios Express prevails in gripping Hong Kong Classic Cup battle

Helios Express will chase Hong Kong Derby success after John Size’s emerging star’s narrow Hong Kong Classic Cup (1800m) victory at Sha Tin on Sunday.

James McDonald excited ahead Romantic Warrior reunion

James McDonald concedes Voyage Bubble represents a serious challenge for middle-distance champion Romantic Warrior in the Hong Kong Gold Cup on Sunday.

Fallon underlines Four-Year-Old Classic Series hopes

Virtually unheralded until last month, Fallon has swept into Four-Year-Old Classic Series calculations with a stunning win at Sha Tin on Saturday.

Tony Cruz eyes Hong Kong Derby with Fallon

The Hong Kong Derby shapes a potential target for Fallon after Tony Cruz’s young stayer showcased Four-Year-Old Classic Series potential at Sha Tin on Tuesday.

Ensued, Joyful Hunter shape as Four-Year-Old Classic Series aspirants

Ensued and Joyful Hunter emerged as potential Four-Year-Old Classic Series contenders with quality performances at Sha Tin on Saturday

Caspar Fownes debuts Hong Kong Derby hopeful

Plotting a third Hong Kong Derby (2000m) conquest, Caspar Fownes will unveil Classics contender Awesome Fluke at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Chill Chibi sweeps into Hong Kong Derby calculations

Chill Chibi took another significant step towards the HK$26 million Hong Kong Derby (2000m) in March after Danny Shum’s young stayer overpowered older rivals.

Warsaw sold to Hong Kong

Trained by Chris Gibbs at Ruakaka, Warsaw has recently been sold to Hong Kong and is set to continue his journey overseas.

Helene Feeling underlines Hong Kong Derby claims

Danny Shum’s aspirations of landing the 2024 Hong Kong Derby (2000m) soared with Helene Feeling’s brilliant triumph under Karis Teetan at Happy Valley.

Danny Shum has a BMW Hong Kong Derby Feeling with Helene

Helene Feeling has swiftly garnered a strong set of Hong Kong Derby credentials and trainer Danny Shum is hopeful he can show his best at...

Yiu, Badel continue HK Derby momentum with Happy Valley success

Still coming to terms with landmark Hong Kong Derby (2000m) success with Voyage Bubble at Sha Tin last weekend, Ricky Yiu continued a memorable season...
Voyage Bubble

Voyage Bubble clinches Hong Kong Derby for Yiu, Badel

Defying expectation, Voyage Bubble provided trainer Ricky Yiu with one of his greatest victories and jockey Alexis Badel with the perfect finale to a challenging...

Frankie Lor chases more Derby glory with Sword Point, Keefy

Chasing a second Hong Kong Derby (2000m) triumph, Frankie Lor is upbeat ahead of the HK$24 million Classic at Sha Tin on Sunday despite the...

Vincent Ho hopes for Hong Kong Derby glory as milestone looms

On the cusp of reaching 500 Hong Kong wins, Vincent Ho hopes Super Sunny Sing can deliver a second Hong Kong Derby (2000m) triumph.

John Size runners fare well at Hong Kong Derby barrier draw

Pursuing a fourth Hong Kong Derby (2000m) triumph at Sha Tin on Sunday, John Size is cautiously optimistic after leading Classic contender Beauty Eternal drew...

Bon’s A Pearla looks to upstage the boys in Hong Kong Derby

Bon’s A Pearla will aim to complete a rare feat when she lines up in the 146th Hong Kong Derby (2000m) this Sunday afternoon at...

Karis Teetan lights up Happy Valley with four-timer

A Happy Valley quartet crowned by exciting young sprinter Howdeepisyourlove’s blistering victory on Wednesday night has fuelled Karis Teetan’s confidence as the Mauritian prepares to...