Golden Jubilee Stakes

Ascot victory makes it a big day for Little Bridge

Top sprinter Little Bridge threw out his credentials to be Horse Of the Year last night with a comprehensive victory at Royal Ascot as he became Hong Kong's only international winner on foreign soil in the King's Stand Stakes and only the second in history at the fixture.

Wednesday, 20 June, 2012, 12:00am

Xtension to miss Royal Ascot meeting due to foot injury

An errant nail has ended plans to campaign BMW Champions Mile winner Xtension at the Royal Ascot meeting next month, but trainer John Moore is still hoping for a trip to Australia's Cox Plate.

13 May 2011 - 12:00am

July Cup and Age Classic join Global Sprint Challenge

The organisers of the Global Sprint Challenge (GSC) have expanded the event to cover eight legs next year, with the addition of England's July Cup and Australia's Age Classic at the Melbourne Cup carnival.

25 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Not-so-impressive Cape Of Good Hope to miss England trip

Trainer David Oughton will almost certainly keep Cape Of Good Hope in Hong Kong and abandon the planned trip to England where a defence of the veteran's Golden Jubilee Stakes crown awaited.

24 May 2006 - 12:00am

'Cape Crusader' pleases his mentor

Dual international Group One winner Cape Of Good Hope returned to competition with a strong trial performance at Sha Tin yesterday morning, pleasing trainer David Oughton and jockey Brett Prebble even though he met a narrow defeat.

7 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Cape is 'better than last year'

Trainer David Oughton believes Hong Kong sprinter Cape Of Good Hope is in better form for the King's Stand Stakes than he was in his English campaign last summer as he seeks the inaugural Global Sprint Challenge crown on Tuesday.

12 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

Seasoned traveller Cape confirmed for Japan jaunt

Globetrotting sprinter Cape Of Good Hope will head to Japan next week to continue to dodge world champion Silent Witness and seek the major he was unluckily denied in England. Trainer David Oughton yesterday confirmed the big-hearted six-year-old will take his place in the Sprinters Stakes (1,200m) at Nakayama on October 3 with Brett Prebble to ride him.

15 Sep 2004 - 12:00am

Cape's gallant run pleases Oughton

Group One glory eluded Cape Of Good Hope again at Newmarket yesterday but the gallant Hong Kong raider added to his collection of honourable placings in the summer's top British sprint races.

The David Oughton-trained gelding finished in fourth place in the Darley July Cup over 1,200 metres, beaten around two-and-a-half lengths by the 14-1 winner, Frizzante.

9 Jul 2004 - 12:00am

Oughton throws Cape back into battle

Cape Of Good Hope will run again at Royal Ascot tomorrow after satisfying trainer David Oughton that he is ready for another assault on Britain's most prestigious meeting.

18 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

Cape Of Good Hope does Hong Kong proud

The rising quality of Hong Kong racing - and in particular the sprinters - received another international seal of approval yesterday when Cape Of Good Hope finished a fine second at Royal Ascot.

16 Jun 2004 - 12:00am