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  1. News - Hong Kong - RACING

    Hong Kong Jockey Club says no plan to be part of Mongolia racing, betting

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 03:20am by Alan Aitken

    ... within three months. "Our law is heavily based on Hong Kong Jockey Club rules." Oyungerel said one law would legalise online gambling and lotteries. Another would allow horse race betting and jockey clubs. Oyungerel said Ulan Bator was keen to use Hong Kong jockeys and horses in the off-season, adding that more than 50 trainers from Mongolia would visit Hong Kong to study ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1500328/hong-kong-jockey-club-says-no-plan-be-part-mongolia-racing-betting
  2. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Hong Kong Jockey Club targets April for commingling bets with US

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 10:32pm by Alan Aitken

    ... The Hong Kong Jockey Club expects to be commingling bets with the United States by April but the same co-operation with Australia is now looking less likely to take place this season. The Jockey Club received Legislative Council approval to undertake commingling- the process by which bets placed on Hong Kong races in another country will be forwarded into the "home" betting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1411258/hong-kong-jockey-club-targets-april-commingling-bets-us
  3. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Jockey Club cancels meeting as Typhoon Usagi bears down on Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 09:06am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Replacement date will be sought in October but decision set to cost more than HK$1 billion in turnover The Jockey Club will seek government approval to fill the vacant October 30 midweek date, with its refusal to take a risk on Sha Tin today in the face of Typhoon Usagi set to cost the club more than HK$1 billion in turnover. Executive ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1315095/jockey-club-cancels-meeting-typhoon-usagi-bears-down-hong-kong
  4. News - Hong Kong - RACING

    Youngsters hope to win place in Jockey Club's trainee programme

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 03:42am by VICTORIA DUTHIE

    ... said, citing Dicky Liu Cheuk Yin, who spent two years in New Zealand and is now an apprentice jockey with 40 wins in Hong Kong under his belt. "Not everyone can take the pressure," Liu ... Victoria Duthie victoria.duthie@scmp.com Young riders hope to win a place and finish ahead in Jockey Club's trainee programme Youngsters groomed to be top jockeys Balancing on short ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1549162/youngsters-hope-win-place-jockey-clubs-trainee-programme
  5. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Lucky Nine and Little Bridge short of their best for Hong Kong Jockey Club Sprint

    Posted Nov 17th 2012, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Hong Kong stars vulnerable for big race after failed early season trips to Japan and bad draws Lucky Nine and Little Bridge offpace for Sprint Hong Kong's two highest-rated sprinters, Lucky Nine and Little Bridge, remain the standard-bearers for the depleted local short-course contingent, and both head into tomorrow's Jockey Club Sprint ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1084215/lucky-nine-and-little-bridge-short-their-best-hong-kong-jockey-club
  6. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Queally to be new face in Hong Kong jockey's room this winter

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Frankel rider Queally to make HK debut this winter Frankel's jockey, Tom Queally, will be the new face in the Hong Kong jockeys' room this winter, with the prolific Group One-winning rider granted a three-month licence yesterday by the Jockey Club. Other additions announced to the riding roster for the mid-season tranche were Gerald ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1058924/queally-be-new-face-hk-jockeys-room-winter
  7. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Keeping young jockeys on Hong Kong roster is proving a headache

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Jockey Club folks a touch disappointed and rummaging under the bed for the thinking hat again ahead of licensing announcements. The two young riders, in different ways, have been serious hits ... But the club is not finding it easy to attract younger riding talent for the longer term and full time, and Fourie is a double blow as he is a light rider. The search for suitable new jockeys seems ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1258636/keeping-young-jockeys-hong-kong-roster-proving-headache
  8. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Osteoporosis, dehydration, kidney stones, starvation: how Hong Kong's jockeys are punishing their bodies to make the weight

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:26pm by Michael Cox

    ... competitors are forced to perform immediately after weighing-in and- outside of Hong Kong's lighter schedule- can be forced to maintain that grind day after day. "Jockeys need to achieve ... portion of salad. The scary part is that Hong Kong-based jockeys are fitter, and better-prepared diet-wise, than their counterparts in Ireland. When given VO2max tests- which involve jockeys ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1428474/osteoporosis-dehydration-kidney-stones-starvation-how-hong-kongs
  9. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Frankel jockey Tom Queally set for Hong Kong challenge

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... afforded him, he is realistic about how much currency it carries in his new base. The 28-year-old was unveiled as Hong Kong's newest club jockey, starting a three-month stint tomorrow at Sha ... winners, including nine on Frankel. Hong Kong Jockey Club licensing committee secretary Steve Railton said Queally had the right attitude to thrive here. "He understands that jockeys ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1094710/frankel-jockey-tom-queally-set-hong-kong-challenge
  10. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Four more jurisdictions join commingling in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 12:38am by Alan Aitken

    ... pond last season, the Jockey Club is putting on the costume and getting properly immersed in 2014-15 as four more jurisdictions join in and the foreign bets become a noticeable contributor to turnover. Jockey Club chief executive Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges "lowballed" his estimate at 2 per cent of total turnover from commingling, but executive director of racing Bill Nader ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1586877/four-more-jurisdictions-join-commingling-hong-kong

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