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HKIR: Kris Lees channels Bart Cummings as In Her Time tunes up for Hong Kong Sprint

A large mirror in her box at Sha Tin has a calming effect on the speedster, who moved smoothly during a gallop on Friday

A large mirror in her box at Sha Tin has a calming effect on the speedster, who moved smoothly during a gallop on Friday

6 Dec 2019 - 8:53PM
HKIR: Prince Of Arran stakes his Vase claims with stunning gallop

The dual Melbourne Cup placegetter puts in an eye-catching piece of trackwork at Sha Tin on Thursday morning

The dual Melbourne Cup placegetter puts in an eye-catching piece of trackwork at Sha Tin on Thursday morning

5 Dec 2019 - 8:10PM
HKIR: Japanese raiders give a glimpse of what’s to come with lively Sha Tin tune-up

Indy Champ primed for Hong Kong Mile, while Normcore and Win Bright also turn heads at trackwork

Indy Champ primed for Hong Kong Mile, while Normcore and Win Bright also turn heads at trackwork

4 Dec 2019 - 9:37PM
HKIR: Former hurdler True Self brings Willie Mullins’ wizardry to Sha Tin

The iconic Irish trainer chases his first Hong Kong victory with the in-form mare, who is fresh off a Group Two win in Australia

The iconic Irish trainer chases his first Hong Kong victory with the in-form mare, who is fresh off a Group Two win in Australia

4 Dec 2019 - 12:59PM
HKIR: fine-tuned Latrobe looks to further frank European classic form in Hong Kong Vase

The Joseph O’Brien-trained colt is only the second Irish Derby winner to take part in Sha Tin’s biggest day

The Joseph O’Brien-trained colt is only the second Irish Derby winner to take part in Sha Tin’s biggest day

7 Dec 2018 - 8:14PM
HKIR: Mirage Dancer purrs nicely as potent trio combine for Hong Kong Vase tilt

Owner Prince Khalid Abdullah, trainer Sir Michael Stoute and jockey Ryan Moore chase glory with the lightly raced colt

Owner Prince Khalid Abdullah, trainer Sir Michael Stoute and jockey Ryan Moore chase glory with the lightly raced colt

6 Dec 2018 - 7:28PM
HKIR: Joao Moreira and Christophe Lemaire put on a show aboard star Japanese raiders

The world-class jockeys go stride for stride with Mozu Ascot and Lys Gracieux at trackwork on Wednesday

The world-class jockeys go stride for stride with Mozu Ascot and Lys Gracieux at trackwork on Wednesday

5 Dec 2018 - 6:29PM
HKIR: Crocosmia throws down the gauntlet to Hong Kong Vase rivals with sizzling gallop

The five-year-old Japanese stayer is sharp at Sha Tin on Tuesday morning as she looks to add to the Land of the Rising Sun’s success in the race

The five-year-old Japanese stayer is sharp at Sha Tin on Tuesday morning as she looks to add to the Land of the Rising Sun’s success in the race

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'Diamond' Gailo Chop looks the finished goods

The contrasting styles of horsemen from different parts of the globe were on display at Sha Tin yesterday and a quick burst of La Marseillaise was almost audible as Gailo Chop completed an attractive piece of work that confirmed his claims to Sunday's Longines Hong Kong Cup.

The contrasting styles of horsemen from different parts of the globe were on display at Sha Tin yesterday and a quick burst of La Marseillaise was almost audible as Gailo Chop completed an attractive piece of work that confirmed his claims to Sunday's Longines Hong Kong Cup.

10 Dec 2015 - 12:37AM
Straight shooter: Japanese mare has her eye on the Sprint prize

As Japan descends upon Sunday's international meeting, one of their big guns will be Straight Girl in the Hong Kong Sprint, and the mare was giving off plenty of positive vibes during a routine spin at Sha Tin yesterday

As Japan descends upon Sunday's international meeting, one of their big guns will be Straight Girl in the Hong Kong Sprint, and the mare was giving off plenty of positive vibes during a routine spin at Sha Tin yesterday

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
American sprinter Green Mask still not putting his best foot forward ahead of Hong Kong Sprint

Improving but not there yet. That was the optimistic treatment with which we've painted the Sha Tin gallop yesterday of Green Mask, America's globetrotting candidate for this year's Longines Hong Kong Sprint.

Improving but not there yet. That was the optimistic treatment with which we've painted the Sha Tin gallop yesterday of Green Mask, America's globetrotting candidate for this year's Longines Hong Kong Sprint.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
Smoking Sun proves to be a stubborn stallion

The Jockey Club is justifiably beaming at having a horse owned by the famous Niarchos family racing in Hong Kong for the first time in Sunday's Audemars Piguet QE II Cup, but someone forgot to tell the thoroughbred in question, Smoking Sun, of the significance of the occasion.

The Jockey Club is justifiably beaming at having a horse owned by the famous Niarchos family racing in Hong Kong for the first time in Sunday's Audemars Piguet QE II Cup, but someone forgot to tell the thoroughbred in question, Smoking Sun, of the significance of the occasion.

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