News About: 2011 Hong Kong Vase

Dunaden wins Hong Kong Vase 2011

Dunaden wins Hong Kong Vase 2011

11 Dec, 2011

Melbourne Cup champion Dunaden has continued his winning form taking out the 2011 Hong Kong Vase

Craig Williams topped a stellar year in the saddle when he piloted 2011 Melbourne Cup winner Dunaden to victory in the Group 1 $2.5m Hong Kong Vase(2400m) at Sha Tin today.

Williams took the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival by …

Hong Kong Vase – old faces line up for rematch

Hong Kong Vase – old faces line up for rematch

11 Dec, 2011

Red Cadeaux will face off against Dunaden in the Hong Kong Vase

UK trainer Ed Dunlop is not one to over state a situation or the chances of his horses and he is not trumpeting the chances of Red Cadeaux in today’s Group 1 $A2.5m Hong Kong Vase (2400m) at Sha Tin.

But his murmurings …

Dunaden In Three For Hong Kong Vase

Dunaden In Three For Hong Kong Vase

9 Dec, 2011

Melbourne Cup champion Dunaden will jump from gate three in the Hong Kong Vase, an alley that could do one of two things.

The first option is that the pace is a slow, if this is the case he’ll benefit from the inside draw and potentially lob a prime spot in running.

The second option …

Snow Fairy Withdrawn From Hong Kong Vase With Injury

Snow Fairy Withdrawn From Hong Kong Vase With Injury

29 Nov, 2011

Four-year-old mare Snow Fairy has had her Hong Kong campaign cut short after injuring herself at trackwork.

The champion mare was due to compete in the Hong Kong Vase on December 11, however, her injury has caused her to be withdrawn from the race.

Trainer Ed Dunlop was disappointed by the unfortunate turn of events …

Americain’s new trainer announced Monday

Americain’s new trainer announced Monday

13 Nov, 2011

The new trainer of Americain will announce tomorrow.

Three trainers are at the top of the list – David Hayes, Anthony Freedman and Darren Weir.

Each of these trainers are favoured above others as they have rural properties which the owners believe is the best environment for galloper formerly trained in France by Alain de …

Americain ready for Zipping

Americain ready for Zipping

11 Nov, 2011

It is all systems go for Zipping Classic for odds on favourite Americain ($1.50).

The unlucky 2011 Melbourne Cup fourth, lines up against four opponents in $350,000 Group 2 feature on the Sandown Hillside and its minder Stephanie Nigge is going into the race happy with the French galloper’s condition.

”He showed us after the …

Melbourne Cup Trio Bound For Hong Kong Showdown

Melbourne Cup Trio Bound For Hong Kong Showdown

9 Nov, 2011

The Melbourne Cup may be over for another year but the strength of the race still has a very real chance of being increased.

After the closest finish in the history of the event the two front runners look set to have their rematch when Duanden and Red Cadeaux face for a second time in …