Kowloon East King ready to make his mark

Trainer Tony Millard continued to strike at a near 10 per cent clip with 28 successes from 323 starters after Lifeline Elite saluted, and the lightly raced Kowloon East King will be adding to those figures following a sound effort in the Class Four ATV News Handicap (1,00

Friday, 25 May, 2012, 12:00am

Majestic Heart can live up to TT billing

The Triple Trio's main prize is estimated to reach HK$19 million on Sunday and it's not going to be an easy one to crack, but trainer Caspar Fownes' consistent Majestic Heart looks a logical banker in the middle leg.

20 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Mission is probable

Mission Sealed should take all the beating in the seventh event on tonight's special Sha Tin Trophy and Arc de Triomphe card at the New Territories venue. Racing starts at the unusual time of 5.45 in order to accommodate the French spectacular for which the drying ground should suit the topclass Pentire.

6 Oct 1996 - 12:00am

Swain has history on his side

Andre Fabre, the master trainer of France, looks poised to collect the accolades for winning his fourth Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp tonight.

6 Oct 1996 - 12:00am

Pentire's sale ends Sha Tin Vase plans

The Japanese have ended Hong Kong's chances of luring the brilliant Pentire to compete in the International Races at Sha Tin in December by buying the colt privately, reputedly for $50 million.

The new owners are the powerful Yoshida family's Shadai Stud Farms, who have nominated the Japan Cup in Tokyo at the end of November as the four-year-old's ultimate target.

31 Jul 1996 - 12:00am