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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

7 Dec 2018 - 8:14PM

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

HKIR: fine-tuned Latrobe looks to further frank European classic form in Hong Kong Vase
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

6 Dec 2018 - 7:28PM

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

HKIR: Mirage Dancer purrs nicely as potent trio combine for Hong Kong Vase tilt
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

5 Dec 2018 - 6:29PM

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

HKIR: Joao Moreira and Christophe Lemaire put on a show aboard star Japanese raiders
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

4 Dec 2018 - 7:33PM

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

HKIR: Crocosmia throws down the gauntlet to Hong Kong Vase rivals with sizzling gallop
Poetry in motion: Michael Stoute’s young Hong Kong Cup contender is the Word from trackwork
Unflappable Highland Reel primed to cement legacy in one final tilt at Hong Kong Vase
Tony Cruz sharpens Hong Kong Mile champ Beauty Only with a blistering burst up the Sha Tin straight
Having a blast: Hong Kong Vase hope Max Dynamite shows he also has a sprint in the locker
Aidan O’Brien’s Highland Reel primed to defend Longines Hong Kong Vase crown
Defending Hong Kong Cup champ A Shin Hikari shines in sterling trackwork display at Sha Tin
Japanese Hong Kong Vase contender Nuovo Record the standout at trackwork – twice
Hong Kong Sprint hope Pure Sensation not all right with Sha Tin
14 years of trying and yet to win at HKIR - Aidan O’Brien puts his faith in Highland Reel
Kings will not abdicate without a fight: Flintshire and Designs On Rome deliver warning
'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.

10 Dec 2015 - 12:37AM

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.

'Diamond' Gailo Chop looks the finished goods
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

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

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

Straight shooter: Japanese mare has her eye on the Sprint prize
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.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

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.

American sprinter Green Mask still not putting his best foot forward ahead of Hong Kong Sprint
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.

24 Apr 2015 - 11:39PM

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.

Smoking Sun proves to be a stubborn stallion
Able Friend a great - but is he best of the best?
Snow Sky sets the benchmark high after gallop
Japan's Straight Girl primed for Hong Kong Sprint
Fluid Flintshire simply oozes class ahead of international day
Dunaden on track to repeat after top work
Mullins offers masterclass with Simenon workout
Japanese star Lord Kanaloa sets Sha Tin alight
Dan Excel stands up to Military Attack in highlight gallop
Local heroes to parade for fans
Size plots Derby upset with River Dancer
New Asian supremo Wong takes aim at 'parasites'
Stier rejects bias claims after ban on Suborics