Results are compelling and the reflex after an event like the international meeting is to admire the best win, best rides, best training performances and so on.Wednesday, 12 December, 2012, 2:37am
If, as they say, imitation is the sincerest form of flattery then top Australian trainer Peter Moody was pumping up the tyres of Sunday's Sha Tin showpiece.
Moody was asking aloud in Australia's press why that country couldn't organise an international meeting that mirrored Hong Kong.12 Dec 2012 - 2:37am
A key mid-race move was the pivotal moment of a vintage ride by Gerald Mosse - the Frenchman adding to his overflowing international day resume and helping Red Cadeaux shed his status as a big-race bridesmaid.10 Dec 2012 - 2:44am
The Longines Hong Kong International Races had everything: star power on and off the track, great weather, fierce competition and even that little bit of nail-biting drama that ended well as Horse Of The Year Ambitious Dragon overcame an 11th-hour emergency, was passed fit to run then stamped his authority on the meeting.10 Dec 2012 - 3:10pm
Gerald Mosse jointly owns the record for Hong Kong International Races wins, but with four mounts and the "talking horse" of the week at tomorrow's Longines-sponsored renewal, the brilliant Frenchman may make it his own.8 Dec 2012 - 1:54am
Former Jockey Club chairman Ronald Arculli had two observations about the task that faces his talented stayer Red Cadeaux in Sunday's HK$15 million Longines Hong Kong Vase - it's the usual suspects, but they're a tough crowd.7 Dec 2012 - 3:04am
The HK$15 million Longines Hong Kong Vase has been hit with the withdrawal of two important British drawcards at next month's showpiece meeting.27 Nov 2012 - 1:54am