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  1. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Injection of cash a boost for owners in Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 11:51pm by Michael Cox

    ... yesterday announced higher stake money across the board for next season to keep pace with its soaring betting turnover, maintaining its claim as the place with the world's highest prize money ... will no longer carry a bonus. The Speed Series bonus- for winning the Centenary Sprint Cup, Chairman's Sprint Prize and Queen Silver Jubilee Cup- carries the biggest percentage increase from HK$2 ...

  2. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Delight for John Moore … and the taxman

    Posted May 04th 2014, 01:05am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Champions Mile success would help push trainer to a record of real substance in domestic prize money for Group One races Delight for Moore... ... Cruz's 2004-05 domestic prize money benchmark of just under HK$114 million. With a tally now nearing HK$118 million- and the favourites in the two remaining Group Ones, on Sunday ...

  3. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Hong Kong's lack of Group One features actually a positive on the world stage

    Posted May 15th 2014, 08:44pm by ANDREW HAWKINS

    ... but is rated 124 (Lucky Nine) or 123 (Sterling City), you are limited in the races you can target. Indeed, after the Chairman’s Sprint Prize in mid-February, which Lucky Nine won this year ...

  4. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Rome has designs on top 10 rating

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 09:54pm by Alan Aitken

    ... quality foreign competition is required for comparison, and the Jockey Club admits some attention will be given to raising the prize money for the QE II Cup for the first time in 12 years. ... Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges. "And so I think you'll see a significant increase for this race, and others, when we announce our general prize money changes at the end of May." Jockey ...

  5. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Owner David Boehm turns lucky break into lasting Hong Kong legacy

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 10:07pm by Michael Cox

    ... this is on the short side for him, he is just a galloping chequebook- he collects a prize every time out." ...

  6. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Caspar Fownes hopes for Lucky double after rocky road

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 08:50pm

    ... with Lucky Nine. He overcame patchy preparations- with bad feet, a dull coat and missed work- to win last month's Group One Chairman's Sprint Prize and stayed true to form heading ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - RACING

    Mr Gnocchi: first pasta the post?

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 04:32am by LO WEI

    ... the purse is HK$16 million. The top prize is more than HK$9 million. The horse is in the 12th lane for Sunday. As Mr Gnocchi is not the front-running type, Tsoi says being drawn towards the outside ...

  8. Sport - Racing - RACING

    John Moore remains confident in Designs On Rome for Hong Kong Derby, despite draw

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 01:40am by Alan Aitken

    ... bit of luck to navigate around them." Moore goes in four-handed and maintains his confidence that Secret Sham and Travel Brother can also take a slice of the prize money. "I think ...

  9. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Boost in Sydney carnival stakes missing the point, says John Moore

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 09:39pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Sydney carnival stakes boost 'missing the point' Leading big-money trainer John Moore said yesterday huge prize-money boosts for Sydney's ... (HK$130 million) in stake money including a A$4 million 2,000-metre weight-for-age event, the A$3 million Doncaster Handicap and the A$2.5 million T.J. Smith Stakes. The prize money lifts ...

  10. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Kerrin McEvoy springs surprise to claim jockeys' championship

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 12:30am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Little-fancied Australian rider beats star-studded international field at odds of 45-1 to take home the trophy and top prize of HK$500,000 M cEvoy springs ... to hold on and take the prize. "It has come out of the blue, too- I didn't come here expecting much from my rides but I managed to get one early, it was a low scoring night as it turned ...




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