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Krisflyer International Sprint

Bel Sprinter trainer Jason Warren sets sights on Hong Kong Sprint

For most young trainers on the rise, attacking a race like the S$1 million (HK$6.23 million) KrisFlyer International Sprint on Sunday would be a target in itself but Melbourne-based Jason Warren is already looking beyond the Singapore feature to Sha Tin in December.

Friday, 17 May, 2013, 3:32am

Kranji fast catching up to Hong Kong benchmark

There isn't a lot that Singapore Turf Club can do about the weather, but the club seems to be making a proper job of its international meeting in other respects.

23 May 2012 - 12:00am

Rocket Man ready for blast-off - but he must get past our runners first

Rocket Man heads an imposing contingent of Asian-trained runners in the 2011 Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint (1,200m), as the Singaporean speedster attempts to go one better than his heart-breaking second last year.

24 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Prebble hopes for glory at Hanshin

Top jockey Brett Prebble has made the toughest decision of his Hong Kong career by opting for a single shot at international glory over a plum book of rides at home on opening day following Lucky Nine's barrier trial at Sha Tin yesterday.

31 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Compact Yarn ticks all the boxes as a banker

Fresh from the disappointment of Sacred Kingdom's sixth in the KrisFlyer International Sprint in Singapore on Sunday, trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fai will return to Happy Valley tomorrow night with high hopes Compact Yarn will claim the final leg of the Triple Trio - the Yue Wan Handicap (1,800m).

24 May 2011 - 12:00am

Rocket man flies past rivals again

Hong Kong's ageing sprint stars Sacred Kingdom and Green Birdie showed just how far they have receded from their peak as Rocket Man, a new world power in the sprinting ranks, emerged at Kranji racecourse in Singapore last night.

23 May 2011 - 12:00am

Rocket Man puts Hong Kong rivals in the shade

Hong Kong's ageing sprint stars Sacred Kingdom and Green Birdie showed just how far they have receded from their peak as Rocket Man, a new world power in the sprinting ranks, emerged at Kranji racecourse in Singapore last night.

23 May 2011 - 12:00am

Cruz and Moore set to clash for Singapore glory

Hong Kong's hopes of claiming an international Group One victory on Singaporean soil tonight may rest with Singapore Airlines International Cup (2,000m) entries California Memory and Irian - both firming strongly since overseas fixed-odds markets opened in the week.

22 May 2011 - 12:00am

'Rocket Man looks better than ever'

Trainer Patrick Shaw is adamant Rocket Man is in better shape leading into today's Group One KrisFlyer International Sprint (1,200m) in Singapore than he was when he came up only a short-head shy of claiming the Jockey Club Sprint and Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin last December.

22 May 2011 - 12:00am

Green Birdie still has what it takes - Bussey

Green Birdie dashed the hopes of Singaporean fans with his gritty win in the rain-soaked Group One KrisFlyer International Sprint last year, and Caspar Fownes' travelling assistant Dale Bussey hopped off his charge after trackwork yesterday morning quietly confident the under-rated galloper can go back-to-back on Sunday.

20 May 2011 - 12:00am

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