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Tuesday, October 15 2019

Lyle Hewitson is discovering first-hand that Hong Kong racing’s reputation as an ultra-competitive crucible is not just empty spin.

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Tuesday, October 15 2019

Singapore Sling will attempt the seemingly insurmountable task of defeating Beauty Generation in Sunday’s G2 Oriental Watch Sha Tin Trophy Handicap (1600m), with trainer Tony Millard taking heart from his gelding’s previous plucky attempts.

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Monday, October 14 2019

Free entries will close in one week for all four Group 1 contests at the 2019 LONGINES Hong Kong International Races, which will take place at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday, 8 December. 

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Sunday, October 13 2019

Aethero turned a match into a procession when lowering the great Sacred Kingdom’s 12-year 1000-metre track record at Sha Tin this afternoon, Saturday, 12 October.

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Saturday, October 12 2019

If the fanfare is true, Hong Kong’s two standout young sprinters will rock the speed division in Saturday’s Class 2 Wo Tik Handicap (1000m) at Sha Tin. 

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Thursday, October 10 2019

Happy Dragon belied his 28/1 odds to land the Class 2 Japan Racing Association Trophy Handicap (1650m) at Happy Valley on Wednesday night.

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Thursday, October 10 2019

Zac Purton sealed a treble when the 1.7 favourite Snap Fit (121lb) fought off Special Stars (122lb) to take the finale, the Class 3 Kyoto Handicap (1000m) at Happy Valley on Wednesday night.

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Thursday, October 10 2019

Exultant pleased his connections at Sha Tin on Friday morning as he ramped up his preparation toward an attempt at becoming just the third horse to win the G1 LONGINES Hong Kong Vase back-to-back.  

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Tuesday, October 08 2019

Caspar Fownes turns to jockeys’ premiership leader Joao Moreira and current champion jockey Zac Purton on Wednesday night at Happy Valley as he bids to put an end to a frustrating return of two wins against 10 second placings from 58 runners this season.

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Saturday, October 05 2019

King Of Hearts (118lb) put first-season blues behind him with a breakthrough Hong Kong win first-up this season , boosting trainer Tony Cruz’s expectations ahead a hoped for follow-up in Sunday’s Class 2 Sheung Wan Handicap (1400m). 

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