Irish 2,000 Guineas

Whipping up a ban for excessive use of hand

Time for another in our occasional series on 'Reasons why you should be happy about the standards of stewarding in Hong Kong'.

Wednesday, 26 May, 2010, 12:00am

It's Helene Brilliant's turn to prove his superiority

Despite the late stage of the season, fans have had a feast of outstanding talent in recent weeks and the Tony Cruz-trained Helene Brilliant should add himself to the list as he takes a second step towards being the best racehorse at Sha Tin today.

9 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Chapple-Hyam breaks duck

Top English trainer Peter Chapple-Hyam belatedly opened his Hong Kong account when veteran handicapper Lyphard's Lad took the second event on last night's mixed Sha Tin card.

Chapple-Hyam's dirt-loving seven-year-old fought hard under Eric Legrix to repel the improving Fortune Prizes with Furioso arguably inconvenienced by the runner-up a whisker back in third.

18 Nov 1999 - 12:00am

'Understudy' Kinane lands Eclipse triumph

SUPERSUB Mick Kinane struck again when taking the HK$1.8 million Group One Eclipse Stakes on Opera House at Sandown Park in England yesterday.

4 Jul 1993 - 12:00am