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Fownes Hopeful Military Attack Can Return To His Best In Queen Elizabeth II Cup

Fownes Hopeful Military Attack Can Return To His Best In Queen Elizabeth II Cup

25 Apr, 2015

Military Attack has had a number of niggling issues since he finished fourth behind Designs On Rome in the Group 1 Hong Kong Gold Cup (2000m) at Sha Tin on March 1, but trainer Caspar Fownes is hopeful that the talented gelding can return to his best form in the Queen Elizabeth II Cup in …

Military Attack The Horse To Beat In Hong Kong Cup

Military Attack The Horse To Beat In Hong Kong Cup

11 Dec, 2014

Zac Purton rates Military Attack the best 2000 metres horse in Hong Kong and he is confident that the talented galloper is the horse to beat in the 2014 Hong Kong International Cup at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Zac Purton (pictured riding Dominant) has the chance to record another Group 1 win when he partners …

Looks Like The Cat Sold To Hong Kong

Looks Like The Cat Sold To Hong Kong

25 Nov, 2014

Tony Gollan-trained Looks Like The Cat will continue his racing career in Hong Kong after the owners of the talented gelding elected to sell the three-year-old after receiving a sizeable offer.

Looks Like The Cat will no longer race in Australia after he was sold to Hong Kong for an undisclosed figure. Photo by: Daniel …

Lucky Nine Sizzles In Trackwork Before Hong Kong Sprint

Lucky Nine Sizzles In Trackwork Before Hong Kong Sprint

3 Dec, 2013

Trainer Caspar Fownes believes that Lucky Nine is primed for the Group 1 Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin on Sunday after he produced an exciting piece of trackwork on the all-weather track yesterday morning.

Lucky Nine failed to record a win in Australia, finishing a narrow second behind Buffering in the Manikato Stakes, …

Lucky Nine To Return Home For Hong Kong International Sprint

Lucky Nine To Return Home For Hong Kong International Sprint

14 Nov, 2013

Five-time Group 1 winning sprinter Lucky Nine will run in the Group 1 Hong Kong International Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin on December 8, despite failing to fire in the Group 1 VRC Sprint Classic (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Lucky Nine is expected to press on to the Hong Kong International Sprint after his …

Lucky Nine And Buffering To Clash In VRC Sprint Classic

Lucky Nine And Buffering To Clash In VRC Sprint Classic

6 Nov, 2013

Leading Hong Kong sprinter Lucky Nine and Group 1 winner Buffering will face off again after both were included in the field for the 2013 VRC Sprint Classic, the race formerly known as the Patinack Farm Classic, which will be held at Flemington on Saturday.

Buffering and Lucky Nine will renew acquaintances in the Group …

Lucky Nine Wins Moonee Valley Jump Out

Lucky Nine Wins Moonee Valley Jump Out

15 Oct, 2013

Leading Hong Kong sprinter Lucky Nine won a jump out at Moonee Valley this morning as he continues to build towards his Australian racing debut in the Group 1 Manikato Stakes(1200m) at Moonee Valley next Friday night.

Jockey Brett Prebble partnered Lucky Nine in a jump out at Moonee Valley this morning and will partner …

Lucky Nine Progressing Well In Quarantine

Lucky Nine Progressing Well In Quarantine

30 Sep, 2013

Trainer Caspar Fownes is delighted with the way champion Hong Kong Sprinter Lucky Nine has settled in Australia and believes the six-year-old is well and truly on track for the Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on October 25.

Brett Prebble partnered Lucky Nine in trackwork at Werribee this morning. Photo by: Race …

Lucky Nine Enters Quarantine In Hong Kong

Lucky Nine Enters Quarantine In Hong Kong

11 Sep, 2013

Champion Hong Kong sprinter Lucky Nine has entered quarantine ahead of his trip to Australia for the 2013 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Brett Prebble will ride Lucky Nine during the 2013 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Lucky Nine is set to contest the Group 1 double …