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  1. Happy Zero's win augurs well for HK Sprint tilt

    Posted Oct 07th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... placegetters all gave away big starts to the leaders and reeled them in. The Jockey Club's published last 400m standard is 22.1 seconds and, leader to leader, the split was run in 22.03 seconds ... Alan Aitken By any stretch of the imagination, there was a great wow factor to Happy Zero's win in the Sha Tin Sprint Trophy last weekend which augurs well for home-team prospects ...

  2. Sprint is fast becoming victim of HK's success

    Posted Dec 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... will stick to England and Ireland in future.' On a list of things the Jockey Club did not want to hear, that would be pretty high up. On the plus side, American sprinter California Flag ran ... of the trip for the visitors gets a slap from reality and Bastiman won't be the only one thinking staying home makes more sense. The last time the club became aware interest in the Sprint ...

  3. The Hong Kong Jockey Club Champion Awards 2008/2009 Final Nominees

    Posted Jun 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The judging panel has elected the final nominees for The Hong Kong Jockey Club Champion Awards 2008/2009. They are: Horse of the Year Will be elected by votes of the judging panel members ... panel is made up of six members from The Hong Kong Jockey Club and the Association of Hong Kong Racing Journalists (AHKRJ). The Hong Kong Jockey Club votes are made by the CEO, Winfried ...

  4. Jockey Club sticks to improvement pledge

    Posted Dec 15th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Jockey Club officials are already working on keeping their heat-of-the-moment promises on Sunday evening to deliver an even more successful Cathay Pacific Hong Kong ... year's meeting, too, with the Jockey Club now hopeful of a resolution soon to the tax issues that have held back commingling of pools with other jurisdictions. 'When you look ...

  5. Scenic Blast withdrawn from Sprint Trial

    Posted Nov 20th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... was not totally satisfied with him. 'The horse has minor foot problems, not just here now but as a constant issue which has to be managed,' said Jockey Club international racing manager Mark ... Player said. The absence of a major rival might be a dampener for the Jockey Club but won't do anything to lower the confidence of the Sacred Kingdom team, with both jockey Brett Prebble ...

  6. Trainer allays fears California Flag will 'do a Kip Deville' in the Sprint

    Posted Dec 12th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... of the Jockey Club organisers, but Koriner laughed that the Jockey Club talent scouts had caught him at a weak moment. 'They attacked me in the Breeders' Cup winner's circle- I was still ... Alan Aitken While the relative strength of the North Americans is still up for discussion leading into tomorrow's Sprint, Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint winner California Flag might ...

  7. Tuscan Spirit to take on the big boys in Sprint Cup

    Posted Apr 17th 2009, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... the Jockey Club took just 10 nominations. They are Dim Sum, Express Win, Inspiration, Kildare, Medic Power, One World, Regency Dragon, Sacred Kingdom, Sunny Power and Tuscan Spirit. The Sprint Cup ... will not shy away from the challenge. Tuscan Spirit, winner of four of his six starts since arriving from New Zealand, will take on multiple Group One winner Inspiration and Chairman's Sprint ...

  8. Sprint monopoly all in the training

    Posted Dec 16th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken One of the biggest headaches facing the Jockey Club for the international meeting is in attracting top horses from the UK or Europe for the Hong Kong Sprint and top trainer John Moore believes it is all in the training. Much has been made of the fact every Hong Kong Sprint winner has been Australian-bred, and those horses also became serious players in the sprints ...

  9. Super-charged Sprint shapes as world-title fight

    Posted Dec 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and particularly this year's field, the prize-money issue has not escaped our notice and the Jockey Club will be looking to further increase the Sprint's purse in the future to ensure it remains ... Patrick Allen The cream of international handicappers has rated tomorrow's Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint as one of the strongest races run anywhere this year, and the winner could ...

  10. Throw of the dice works just as well as 'superior judgment'

    Posted Jan 14th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken The win of Kildare in the Bauhinia Sprint last weekend was more than a step up for an exciting young sprinter or a further shot in the arm for the fortunes of trainer Derek ... the first Group win for both himself and this questionable collection of specially selected horses and, while he now faces a sterner test in the Centenary Sprint Cup, he has done the job he ...




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