Tag: 'Southern Legend'

Southern Legend

Purton’s back aboard Southern Legend for Group 3 January Cup

Southern Legend heads to Happy Valley on Wednesday (8 January) night for the Group 3 January Cup Handicap (1800m), aiming to prove his last run...
Caspar Fownes

It’s a family affair as Caspar Fownes readies for the HKIR

Three champion trainer titles; a raft of major race winners at home and in Singapore and a surname synonymous with Hong Kong racing only scratches...
Rise High

Two for Fownes against Exultant in Group 2 Jockey Club Cup

Rise High and Southern Legend will lock horns in Sunday’s (17 November) Group 2 Jockey Club Cup (2000m) at Sha Tin to determine bragging rights...
Southern Legend

Southern Legend pockets the Ladies’ Purse

Southern Legend (127lb) pocketed the Group 3 Sa Sa Ladies’ Purse Handicap (1800m) at Sha Tin yesterday afternoon (Sunday, 3 November) after battling through a...
Exultant

Exultant ready to roll, Time Warp bids for repeat in Sa Sa Ladies’ Purse

Exultant starts out towards the defence of his Group 1 LONGINES Hong Kong Vase (2400m) crown with a weighty task in the Group 3 Sa...
Southern Legend

Fownes aims at another giant-slaying in the Sa Sa Ladies’ Purse

Caspar Fownes will send Southern Legend on a giant-slaying mission against Exultant in Sunday’s (3 November) Group 3 Sa Sa Ladies’ Purse Handicap (1800m). Nine...
Rise High

Fownes looks for “something amazing” to topple Beauty Generation

Two of the finest gallopers in Hong Kong history could stand between Caspar Fownes and glory at this December’s LONGINES Hong Kong International Races. The...
Caspar Fownes

Cup on the cards for Southern Legend

With Beauty Generation dominating the mile ranks at home, Caspar Fownes is likely to build Southern Legend towards the 10-furlong Group 1 LONGINES Hong Kong...
Blizzard

Hong Kong interests dominate Group 1 Kranji Mile

The difficulty of third-placed Singapore Sling’s task seemed to have increased when Tony Millard’s charge drew gate 10 at Thursday’s barrier draw for the Singapore...
Southern Legend

Legend strikes again in Kranji Mile

Southern Legend demolished his Singapore Group 1 Kranji Mile rivals for the second year in succession, quickening to an imposing win in Singapore’s invitational feature...
Southern Legend

Southern Legend is ready for his Kranji Mile defence

Southern Legend prepared for the defence of his Singapore Group 1 Kranji Mile crown with an eve of race workout on the turf track this...
Singapore Sling

Singapore Sling looks sharp for Saturday’s Kranji Mile

Kranji Mile (1600m) contenders Southern Legend and Singapore Sling stretched their legs on the Polytrack Thursday (23 May) morning, and while the defending champion maintained...

Dubai beckons as Southern Legend stretches in G1 Citi Hong Kong Gold Cup

Southern Legend has a Dubai challenge in his sights but first there is the significant matter of Sunday’s (17 February) Group 1 Citi Hong Kong...

Fownes’s Legend faces a tough task as Beauty Generation’s aura swells

When Southern Legend enters his allotted barrier for the HK$25 million Hong Kong Mile on Sunday (9 December), the bay will stand alongside 12 fellow...

Fownes says Southern Legend ready to step up

Trainer Caspar Fownes is confident his Group 1 miler Southern Legend is ready to turn around an indifferent start to the season in Sunday’s (18...

Eyes on December prize for Southern Legend ahead of HKSAR Chief Executive’s Cup return

Caspar Fownes is no stranger to using the Class 1 HKSAR Chief Executive’s Cup Handicap (1200m) as a pathway to LONGINES Hong Kong International Races...
Southern Legend

Southern Legend wins Kranji Mile

Hong Kong-based former Sydney horse Southern Legend has won the Kranji Mile for trainer Caspar Fownes and jockey Zac Purton.
Southern Legend wins Rapper Dragon Hcp

Giant killer Southern Legend wins Rapper Dragon Hcp

Southern Legend cemented his reputation as something of a giant-killer when defeating favourites Pakistan Star and Pingwu Spark in the Class 1 Rapper Dragon Handicap...
Southern Legend wins Rapper Dragon Hcp

Southern Legend takes down Pakistan Star and Pingwu Spark

Southern Legend cemented his reputation as something of a giant-killer when defeating favourites Pakistan Star and Pingwu Spark in the Class 1 Rapper Dragon Handicap...
Southern Legend

Legend has Rispoli upbeat despite a Queen’s Silver Jubilee Cup concern

Southern Legend is capable of making his mark in the Group 1 Queen’s Silver Jubilee Cup at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday (25 February). That’s...
Seasons Bloom & Joao Moreira

Seasons Bloom & Joao Moreira too good in Stewards Cup

Seasons Bloom completed his Group 1 germination in the HK$10 million Stewards’ Cup (1600m) at Sha Tin Racecourse this afternoon, Sunday, 28 January. The victory...
Helene Paragon and Tommy Berry

Helene Paragon has to overcome hefty weight in HK G3 race

Within the tough sphere of Hong Kong’s Group 3 handicaps, the line-up for Monday’s (1 January) Chinese Club Challenge Cup (1400m) is about as good...
Southern Legend

Hong Kong Mile aspirations for former Australian Southern Legend

SOUTHERN LEGEND was a four-time winner in Australia for trainer Les Bridge, but it’s now starting to make headway into the Hong Kong ranks. The...