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  1. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Talking turf in Hong Kong

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 10:54pm by Alan Aitken

    ... In the rail yard of world thoroughbred racing, Hong Kong has made the spectacular transition from caboose to locomotive in the 23 years since it last hosted the Asian Racing Conference. And, ... [tomorrow]. "Hong Kong is one of the driving forces of the Asian Racing Federation, and now host of ARC, and I personally think for the brand of the Jockey Club and of Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1503541/talking-turf-hong-kong
  2. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Injection of cash a boost for owners in Hong Kong

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

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Jockey Club says 7 per cent rise in stake money keeps pace with soaring betting turnover Injection of cash a boost for owners The Hong Kong Jockey Club ... winning the Triple Crown or the Hong Kong Speed Series. There are also significant increases and fresh incentives for feature races and victories in Classes One and Two. We are very lucky, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1529512/injection-cash-boost-owners-hong-kong
  3. Sport - Racing - RACING

    My Name Is Bond spearheads Hong Kong sweep of interport

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 12:48am by By Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com

    ... A ground-saving ride by Joao Moreira helped My Name Is Bond lead home another Hong Kong clean sweep of the Macau Hong Kong Trophy at Taipa Racecourse on Saturday, as the visiting horses filled the first five placings. After Hong Kong horses dominated the first leg of the interport series at Sha Tin in March, with locals filling the first seven placings, the Caspar Fownes-trained sprinter snuck ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1522900/my-name-bond-spearheads-hong-kong-sweep-interport
  4. Sport - Racing - RACING

    How Hong Kong's failed racehorses are enjoying new lease of life as showjumpers

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:02pm by Michael Cox

    ... of the world's greatest racehorses. We are just teaching them that this isn't like racing anymore. It is just about getting them to slow down Martin Leung In fact, Phaedo was one of Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1522780/leap-faith-fresh-start-former-beasts-track
  5. 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

    ... and other professional sports people John O'Reilly  On the same day, Chinese University of Hong Kong sports scientist John O'Reilly began a ground-breaking study into weight loss practices ... 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 ...

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

    Fortune favours the fastest in Hong Kong

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 10:46pm by Michael Cox

    ... of the highly successful Hong Kong Jockey Club. On Sunday, on the third day of the Year of the Horse, 100,000 fans will pack into Sha Tin to gamble on 11 races- splurging more than HK$1.5 billion ... heart and wins with its character." The thoroughbred has a body built to run, combined with a hard-wired will to win. "They crave competition," Hong Kong's 13-time champion ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1416911/fortune-favours-fastest-hong-kong
  7. 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

    ... Andrew Hawkins andrew.hawkins@scmp.com Top horses forced to take their talents abroad after dominating at home Follow @AndrewNJHawkins Sunday sees Hong Kong step up to the plate in Singapore in an attempt to repeat last year’s domination of their two feature races, the Singapore Airlines International Cup and the KrisFlyer Sprint. Hong Kong is represented by last year’s 1-2 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1512898/lack-group-one-features-only-positive-world-stage
  8. 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

    ... no intention of becoming directly involved. "I can say categorically there has been no contact with the HKJC from Mongolia regarding Hong Kong horses racing there, but we will have a chance to talk at the Asian Racing Conference [in Hong Kong] next week." Oyungerel Tsedevdamba, the minister for culture, sport and tourism, said, according to a Bloomberg report: "Our priority ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1500328/hong-kong-jockey-club-says-no-plan-be-part-mongolia-racing-betting
  9. 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 ...

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

    Hong Kong dominates Dubai sprint features in successful international raid

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 01:39am by Alan Aitken

    ... but the Hong Kong team could not match their rivals in the bigger races HK strikes early with Dubai double Sprinters carried the day for Hong Kong's assault on the Dubai World Cup, answering ... with the biggest money races. We have 1,200 horses in Hong Kong and look what we're doing at the biggest meeting in the world John Moore after Hong Kong's watershed night in Dubai Joao Moreira ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1460660/hong-kong-breezes-early-dubai-double

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