News About: Hong Kong Mile

Able Friend facing tough task to win 2nd Hong Kong Mile

Able Friend facing tough task to win 2nd Hong Kong Mile

9 Dec, 2016

Hong Kong’s multiple Group 1 winner Able Friend is facing a tough task to win a second Group 1 HK$23m Longines Hong Kong Mile (1600m) at Sha Tin on Sunday after drawing the outside barrier in the fourteen horse field.

Hong Kong;s champion jockey Joao Moreira, above, rides Able Friend in the Hong Kong Mile …

Purton booked to ride Bow Creek in Champions Mile

Purton booked to ride Bow Creek in Champions Mile

26 Apr, 2016

Hong Kong based Australian jockey Zac Purton has been booked to ride Bow Creek in the Group 1 HK$14m Champions Mile (1600m) at Sha Tin in Hong Kong on Sunday.

Hong Kong based Australian jockey Zac Purton, above, will ride Bow Creek in the Champions Mile at Sha Tin. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The John …

Moore Confident Able Friend Can Bounce Back In Hong Kong Mile

Moore Confident Able Friend Can Bounce Back In Hong Kong Mile

11 Dec, 2015

Able Friend suffered a shock defeat in the Group 2 Jockey Club Mile (1600m) a fortnight ago, but trainer John Moore is confident that his star galloper can return to winning form in the 2015 Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Joao Moreira has been booked to ride Able Friend in the 2015 …

Oliver keen on Lucia Valentina’s chances on Hong Kong Cup

Oliver keen on Lucia Valentina’s chances on Hong Kong Cup

24 Nov, 2015

A back in form Lucia Valentina is heading to Hong Kong a last start winner and champion jockey Damien Oliver is confident she will be able to mix it with the best middle distance gallopers in the world in the Group 1 HK$25m Longines Hong Kong Cup (2000m) at Sha Tin on December 13.

Damien …

Able Friend A Confirmed Queen Anne Stakes Starter

Able Friend A Confirmed Queen Anne Stakes Starter

13 May, 2015

Trainer John Moore has confirmed that Able Friend will make the trip to Royal Ascot for the 2015 Queen Anne Stakes on June 17.

John Moore has confirmed that Able Friend will contest the 2015 Queen Anne Stakes during the Royal Ascot Meeting. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Able Friend recorded his sixth straight victory when …

No Confirmed Doncaster Mile Booking For Able Friend

No Confirmed Doncaster Mile Booking For Able Friend

7 Jan, 2015

Trainer John Moore has revealed that a trip to Australia for the 2015 Doncaster Mile at Royal Randwick on April 4 is far from confirmed for talented miler Able Friend.

John Moore is hoping to send both Dominant and Sterling City to Australia for the 2015 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo by: Daniel Costello

It …

Magic Man Moreira dominates Hong Kong International Race Day

Magic Man Moreira dominates Hong Kong International Race Day

15 Dec, 2014

The ‘Magic Man’ jockey Joao Moreira dominated the Hong Kong International Race Day by winning two of the four Group 1 races, the HK$25m Longines Hong Kong Cup (2000m) and the HK$23m Longines Hong Kong Mile (1600m) at Sha Tin.

Joao Moreira scored a Group 1 winning double at Sha Tin on Hong Kong International …

Able Friend Odds-On In Hong Kong Mile Betting

Able Friend Odds-On In Hong Kong Mile Betting

12 Dec, 2014

Able Friend is available at 2014 Hong Kong Mile odds of $1.90 despite being allocated an outside gate for the Group 1 event that will be held at Sha Tin on Sunday.

John Moore is confident that Able Friend can win the Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Able …

Wide Gate For Able Friend In Hong Kong Mile

Wide Gate For Able Friend In Hong Kong Mile

11 Dec, 2014

The 2014 Hong Kong Mile barrier draw may have opened up the race after dominant favourite Able Friend drew towards the outside of the field for the Group 1 event that will be held at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Japanese mare Hana’s Goal was one of the big winners of the 2014 Hong Kong Mile …

Ambitious Dragon In Doubt For Hong Kong Mile

Ambitious Dragon In Doubt For Hong Kong Mile

10 Dec, 2014

Veteran gelding Ambitious Dragon may be ruled out of the 2014 Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin on Sunday after he was found lame in his right front leg yesterday.

Ryan Moore has been booked to ride Ambitious Dragon in the 2014 Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin on Sunday. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Trainer …