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Longines Hong Kong International Races

Jockey Club can up the international ante by boosting support card

Real Specialist was one who impressed on the 'undercard' on international day last year. Photo: Kenneth Chan

While there are those who would like to see international day boosted in various ways - new races, extra money on the majors and so forth - perhaps it is in the support card that the Jockey Club can up the ante.

Tuesday, 3 December, 2013, 9:17pm

Clock ticking for Ambitious Dragon as he faces late fitness test for Mile

Tony Millard

Hong Kong's dual Horse of the Year, Ambitious Dragon, was in a race against time last night to determine if he would become the third marquee name to be withdrawn from the Longines Hong Kong International Races today.

9 Dec 2012 - 3:03am

Homeopathy and a holistic approach are secrets to trainer's success

Morning trackwork sessions for the Longines Hong Kong International Races are a melting pot of training techniques as diverse as the nationalities that descend upon Sha Tin at this time of year.

6 Dec 2012 - 2:18am

Horse owners talk about how they choose mounts' names

Martin Siu Kim-sun

What's in a name? Quite a lot, if it identifies a racehorse in the city, and especially one that will run in the HK$72 million Longines Hong Kong International Races at Sha Tin next Sunday.

Local owners go to great lengths to make sure the names of their horses will bring them luck or bear a particular reference to something important to them.

2 Dec 2012 - 3:28am

Ato, Red Jazz pull out of Hong Kong International Races

Four of the overseas visitors for the Longines Hong Kong International Races have arrived, with the bulk of them scheduled to flood in this weekend, but Ato and Red Jazz will not be among them.

29 Nov 2012 - 2:48am