News About: 2011 Hong Kong Sprint

Lucky Prebble wins third HK Spint on Nine

Lucky Prebble wins third HK Spint on Nine

11 Dec, 2011

Hong Kong local Lucky Nine prevailed in an desperate three photo-finish to win the $A1.8m Group 1 Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin today.

The second of the Hong Kong International races, like the first, fell to an Australian jockey with Brett Prebble aboard the Casper Fownes-trained galloper.

Prebble and Fownes had finished second …

Hong Kong Sprint trainers’ last word

Hong Kong Sprint trainers’ last word

11 Dec, 2011

The calls for Rocket Man ($4) to take on Black Caviar died quickly after the Singapore star lowered it colours in the Sprinters Stakes at Nakayama in Japan two starts back.

The winner of 18 of his 23 starts can redeem in the A$1.8m Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin today but it won’t …

Atomic Force Awaits Hong Kong Sprint Invitation

Atomic Force Awaits Hong Kong Sprint Invitation

22 Nov, 2011

Owners of impressive galloper Atomic Force are eagerly awaiting the release of the Hong Kong Sprint field next month.

Atomic Force is in contention for a start in the prestigious race, however, his place in the field is not yet secure.

Only seven international runners will be invited to take a place in the 1,200 …

Rocket Man Ready For Hong Kong Sprint Revenge

Rocket Man Ready For Hong Kong Sprint Revenge

17 Nov, 2011

Rocket Man is well on his way to winning the Group 1 Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin next month after posting a victory in the Kranji Stakes last Friday night.

The international sprinting star is out for revenge in Hong Kong after being beaten by a nose in last year’s edition by JJ The …

Hay List Ruled Out Of Return This Year

Hay List Ruled Out Of Return This Year

13 Jul, 2011

Hay List will most likely not return to racing this year

The chances of champion sprinter Hay List racing again this year are looking slimmer than ever, with the five-year-old forced to spend yet another week under the care of the Randwick Equine Centre in Sydney.

The Statue Of Liberty gelding has been out of …

Black Caviar Made Eligible For Patinack Farm $600k Bonus

Black Caviar Made Eligible For Patinack Farm $600k Bonus

29 Jun, 2011

Black Caviar is now eligible for the $600,000 bonus for the winning the Patinack Farm Classic

Continuous criticism for this November’s Patinack Farm Classic $600,000 bonus has resulted in the Victoria Racing Club (VRC) altering the original conditions.

While the bonus was initially made available only to international horses in the race, the $600,000 is …

Break Is Over As Black Caviar Begins Pre-Training

Break Is Over As Black Caviar Begins Pre-Training

28 Jun, 2011

Black Caviar has started pre-training in the lead up to the Spring Carnival

Top rated sprinter Black Caviar has started pre-training after having a six week spell following her BTC Cup win in Brisbane.

The four-year-old mare is in work in preparation for her upcoming Melbourne spring carnival campaign.

Trainer Peter Moody is yet to …