Racing Album



    Muay Thai-Sanna: 'I train easy now, not stupid'

    He has a reputation as a fitness freak but in-form jockey Alberto Sanna has recalibrated his approach after a string of serious injuries, turning to Muay Thai as he looks to train smarter.

    Van Niekerk continues purple patch

    Winning is all that matters in Hong Kong and jockey Grant van Niekerk is reaping the rewards of a purple patch of form, with the South African’s phone ringing hot in recent weeks.

    Lor relishes Sha Tin all-weather opportunity

    The Sha Tin all-weather surface may often be shunned by punters and looked upon as biased, but trainer Frankie Lor Fu-chuen relishes the opportunity to race his horses on it.

    Purton urges caution over Yee Cheong Baby’s trial

    He could not have been more impressive in an eye-catching trial performance, but jockey Zac Purton has warned punters to be wary of Yee Cheong Baby’s (怡昌寶寶) dominant 14-and-a-half-length victory.

    Purton makes Sprint decision; Bowman booked for G1 star

    Champion jockey Purton has elected to ride up-and-comer Regency Legend (帝豪福星) in next month’s Group Two Jockey Club Sprint (1,200m), opening the door for Australian Bowman to partner

    Could Beauty Generation’s shock defeat be a good thing?

    It may sound ridiculous, but there are actually a lot of positives to come out of Beauty Generation’s (美麗傳承) shock defeat on Sunday. Let’s go through them.

    Breaking 1,100-day drought for luckless galloper

    Caspar Fownes did the seemingly impossible on Sunday afternoon in defeating Hong Kong’s champion Beauty Generation (美麗傳承), but he faces an arguably tougher task on Wednesday night.

    Ferraris & Rispoli break testing droughts

    On an afternoon that featured a pair of Group Two races and some of Hong Kong’s best horses, it may have been a garden-variety Class Five that provided the most satisfaction.

    Moore confirms another new jockey for Aethero

    John Moore has confirmed Karis Teetan will partner star youngster Aethero (忠心勇士) in the Group Two Jockey Club Sprint (1,200m) on November 17.

    Vincent Ho begins Golden run to Classic Mile

    Promising type Golden Sixty (金鎗六十) will take his first step towards a Classic Mile appearance in January at Sha Tin on Sunday, however it could be more of a giant leap if he is to perform.