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  1. 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 ...

  2. Sport - Racing - ON THE RAILS ALAN AITKEN

    Jockey Club raises the bar to be envy of the world

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

    ... Alan Aitken But now for the hard part: Jockey Club and its new sponsor have to find ways to trump Sunday's spectacle on and off the track Raising the bar to be envy of the world If, ... the Jockey Club made a soaring success of its first international meeting on Sunday in partnership with Longines. As chief executive Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges wryly observed, when we asked him ...

  3. Jockey Club lost in translation

    Posted Apr 28th 2004, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... of the crowd only turned up to see. By and large, the day was something about which the Hong Kong Jockey Club could be quite proud but there was one embarrassment which has become as consistent ... Silva in Cantonese, and without any accompanying translation. It was all the more surprising since Cruz and Da Silva have a strong command of English, and because the Jockey Club had at least ...

  4. Jockey Club may sue angry Aussie over claims of triad darts cover-up

    Posted May 10th 2007, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken The Hong Kong Jockey Club will ask its lawyers to assess for prospective legal action comments made by the Australian trainer of Takeover Target, Joe Janiak, on the mysterious ... felt raw deals had been handed out here to jailed jockey Chris Munce and to Janiak, when Takeover Target was scratched from the Hong Kong Sprint last December with a drug positive. ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Jockey Club chiefs embarrassed at Singapore meet

    Posted May 21st 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... The Jockey Club bet on one race, the KrisFlyer Sprint, because there were two Hong Kong representatives in it. But that represented the end of its simulcast allocation for the year, so ... Murray Bell Jockey Club chairman John Chan Cho-chak and chief executive officer Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges had possibly the most embarrassing international visit of their professional ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - RACING

    Millard fined HK$30,000 over stable 'mix-up'

    Posted May 11th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Jockey Club inquiry finds mafoo applied ice to Bear Elite 2 hours before race, breaching rules Millard fined HK$30,000 over stable 'mix-up' ... in the horse being scratched last Sunday. At an inquiry yesterday, Hong Kong Jockey Club stewards accepted Millard had not directed the attendant stables assistant to treat Bear Elite's legs ...

  8. Sport - Racing

    We had to play it safe, says Jockey Club on 'erratic track'

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:49pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com We had to play it safe, says Club on 'erratic track' Jockey Club officials defended a decision to put extra watering on Sha Tin racecourse ... by taking the first winner Robust Momentum right to the outside fence and finding the "fast lane" and the other jockeys soon followed suit. It was a scenario more in common with stormy ...

  9. Club going extra mile to get Black Caviar

    Posted Jun 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Hong Kong Jockey Club officials met with representatives of the Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service (AQIS) yesterday as the club tries to nail ... doubtful in recent months after a hardening of standard quarantine protocols, but director of racing Bill Nader said yesterday the Jockey Club wants a definitive agreement on what is required. ...

  10. Courses for horses at menswear lunch

    Posted Feb 18th 2011, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... Edited by Kobi Chan Kent & Curwen Centenary Sprint Cup luncheon Where: Sha Tin racecourse When: January 16 What: The British menswear brand, the sponsor of Hong Kong Jockey Club's Centenary Sprint Cup, held a luncheon. Guests viewed the brand's spring-summer collection. Who: Among the guests were Shirley Hiranand, Vivienne Tam, Christine Wong, Victoria Law and Tansy Tom. ...




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