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Rebel Dane right for another upset win in Hong Kong Sprint

Rebel Dane right for another upset win in Hong Kong Sprint

6 Dec, 2016

Last start Manikato Stakes winner Rebel Dane has arrived safely in Hong Kong looking for another upset win in the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Rebel Dane, above, has arrived safely in Hong Kong for the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Race Horse Photos …

Takedown arrives safely in Hong Kong for International Sprint

Takedown arrives safely in Hong Kong for International Sprint

1 Dec, 2016

Australia’s latest Group 1 winner Takedown has arrived safely in Hong Kong ahead of the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint 1200m at Sha Tin on December 11.

Takedown, above, has arrived safely in Hong Kong ahead of the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Takedown flew out of Melbourne …

Takedown secures early flight for Hong Kong

Takedown secures early flight for Hong Kong

29 Nov, 2016

Takedown is due to fly out to Hong Kong from Melbourne tonight after pulling up in great order following his win in the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth last Saturday.

Takedown will fly out from Melbourne to run in the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Steve …

Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown off to Hong Kong

Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown off to Hong Kong

28 Nov, 2016

Sydney trainer Gary Moore will now prepare Takedown for a trip to Hong Kong after the gelding scored a decisive win in the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth last Saturday.

Takedown, above, will now head to Hong Kong after winning the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot in Perth. Photo by …

Takedown invited for Hong Kong Sprint

Takedown invited for Hong Kong Sprint

25 Nov, 2016

The Gary Moore trained Takedown looks likely to join Rebel Dane as the two Australian representatives to contest the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint 1200m at Sha Tin on December 11.

Takedown, above, has been invited to run in the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin in Hong Kong. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

Rebel Dane tuned up for Hong Kong Sprint

Rebel Dane tuned up for Hong Kong Sprint

22 Nov, 2016

Trainer Gary Portelli is giving his classy sprinter Rebel Dane a great chance of winning the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin on December 11.

Rebel Dane will head to Hong Kong after winning the Manikato Stakes at Moonee Valley, above. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Rebel Dane was invited …

Equal Favourites for Winterbottom Stakes

Equal Favourites for Winterbottom Stakes

22 Nov, 2016

Group 1 winners Malaguerra and Terravista have been installed equal favourites for the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Terravista, above, shares favouritism with Malaguerra in the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Steve Hart.

Ladbrokes.com.au have both sprinters at $3.50 at the top of the market order …

Hong Kong Sprint the Dream for Premiere Stakes Winner Takedown

Hong Kong Sprint the Dream for Premiere Stakes Winner Takedown

1 Oct, 2016

Takedown has continued his scintillating run of form through the 2016 Spring Carnival at Randwick this afternoon; bobbing his head at the right time to beat Our Boy Malachi and Danish Twist on the line in the Group 2 Premiere Stakes (1200m).

Takedown claimed a second-consecutive Group 2 win in this afternoon’s Premiere Stakes at …

Chautauqua Returns to Work Ahead of 2016 Spring Carnival

Chautauqua Returns to Work Ahead of 2016 Spring Carnival

8 Aug, 2016

Multiple Group 1 winner Chautauqua has returned to Team Hawkes’ stables at Rosehill ahead of a 2016 Spring Carnival campaign, to be geared towards the feature sprint races.

Champion sprinter Chautauqua has returned to Team Hawkes’ Rosehill stables ahead of the 2016 Spring Carnival. Photo: Steve Hart

Chautauqua has undoubtedly been the stable star for …

No Sprinters Stakes in Japan for Chautauqua

No Sprinters Stakes in Japan for Chautauqua

14 Jun, 2016

The world’s number one sprinter Chautauqua will bypass the Group 1 ¥212,280,000 Sprinters Stakes (1200m) at Nakayama Racecourse in Japan on October 2 and a chance to win a US$1m bonus and concentrate on the Melbourne Spring Carnival before returning to Hong Kong in December.

Chautauqua will race in Australia in the Spring before heading …