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  • Aug 2, 2014
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Horse Racing

Lifeline a Super chance for Hong Kong as our horses take on Macau's best

The local horses have generally had the wood on the visitors in a decade of the $2 million Hong Kong Macau Trophy (1,400m) and rarely has there been a horse looking as well suited to the event as Super Lifeline.

Friday, 28 February, 2014, 8:46pm

Say hello to My Little Friend - he's a gun

Benno Yung Tin-pang's smart-looking sprinter My Little Friend franked his strong formlines with a top trial on the all-weather track at Sha Tin yesterday and looks set to break his maiden next time out.

28 Feb 2014 - 8:27pm

Numero Uno to be number one at last in Triple Trio

He keeps creeping up the ratings without winning, but Numero Uno drawing barrier number one is a great sign in more ways than one in the middle leg of Saturday's Triple Trio at Sha Tin.

Narrowly beaten at his last two starts, the Benno Yung Tin-pang-trained four-year-old can get all the favours in the Macau-Taipa Bridge Handicap (1,400m) and haul top weight to victory.

27 Feb 2014 - 9:22pm

Hammer far from Lucky as he nears win

A tough night to find horses to follow on Wednesday at Happy Valley, with what was a very plain set of races uninhabited by any of what might normally be referred to as promising horses but the stewards' report highlighted one winner in waiting.

27 Feb 2014 - 9:09pm

Let bygones be bygones and make Champions Mile a Doncaster double

Racing New South Wales’ revamped autumn carnival “The Championships” has been derided by some for its lack of overseas interest – and the Hong Kong Jockey Club’s Champions Mile has had its critics, too.

28 Feb 2014 - 10:32am

Chang's Power to finally rise to the occasion at Happy Valley

It has been a lengthy wait for the owners of Rising Power but the Hong Kong Football Club Centenary Challenge Cup (1,650m) at Happy Valley looks like the gelding's chance to break through in style.

25 Feb 2014 - 7:51pm

Divine Ten proves he is no one-trick pony with a trial around a turn

Me Tsui Yu-sak won't stray from the straight course with Divine Ten until he has exhausted all options there but is still readying the headstrong sprinter for when he has to take a turn.

25 Feb 2014 - 7:32pm

Experience to help Delight find the winner's circle

One of the runs of the day was buried away behind the placegetters in the Class Four dirt mile on Sunday, when lightly-raced Winner's Delight finished out of the placings behind Dashing Super.

24 Feb 2014 - 9:24pm

Class Four stayers to maintain rivalry in the middle leg of the Triple Trio

In November, Hei Hei Posh and Super Strike fought out a titanic battle in the gripping final stages of a 2,200m Class Four. Last start, they could barely be separated again, and the same pair can slot in as a double banker in the middle leg of Wednesday night's Triple Trio at Happy Valley.

24 Feb 2014 - 9:25pm

It's not the Smithsonian, but a couple of additions and the Hong Kong Racing Museum would be a sure-fire winner

A trip to the Hong Kong Racing Museum is a sure-fire way to shake off that pesky mid-season cynicism and fall in love with the sport all over again, but we can’t help but think this tribute to the Sport of Kings could be even better with a couple of key additions.

25 Feb 2014 - 2:54pm