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Jimmy Choux in two in Hong Kong Mile

Jimmy Choux in two in Hong Kong Mile

8 Dec, 2011

Australasia’s chance of gaining Hong Kong International success took a turn for the better when its lone representative Jimmy Choux drew barrier two in $A2.5m Hong Kong Mile today.

The four-year-old entire’s extended campaign seems on track after a pleasing piece of trackwork at Sha Tin yesterday under the eye of trainer John Bary.

Despite …

Hong Kong Awaits ‘Our’ Jimmy Choux

Hong Kong Awaits ‘Our’ Jimmy Choux

29 Nov, 2011

Australian have a habit of claiming New Zealanders as their own when they’re doing well and then passing them back when they’re not quite as successful.

It was without doubt then that with no genuine Australian horse at the Hong Kong International meeting Jimmy Choux was going to become an Aussie for a day.

It’s …

Jimmy Choux Confirmed As Hong Kong Mile Contender

Jimmy Choux Confirmed As Hong Kong Mile Contender

8 Nov, 2011

New Zealand galloper Jimmy Choux will head to Hong Kong next month after his fourth place finish in the $1 million Emirates Stakes on Saturday.

Jimmy Choux is expected take part in the international meeting at Sha Tin on December 11, where he will contest the $HK20 million Hong Kong Mile.

Trainer John Bary revealed …

Bary Alters Jimmy Choux’s Cox Plate Campaign

Bary Alters Jimmy Choux’s Cox Plate Campaign

20 Sep, 2011

Jimmy Choux will have one more run at Hastings before the Cox Plate

Trainer John Bary has announced today that Jimmy Choux will be given another run at Hastings before heading to Australia for the $3 million Cox Platenext month.

While the four-year-old entire was due to go to the Cox Plate third-up into his …

Stakeholders Unite To Plug Jimmy Choux’s Prospects

Stakeholders Unite To Plug Jimmy Choux’s Prospects

13 Sep, 2011

Jimmy Choux is travelling better than he ever according to trainer John Bary

There are some trainers that like to give their horse a plug just about every time it comes out to race while there are others that’ll talk it down no matter how well it’s travelling.

John Bary though is a pretty straight …

Jimmy Choux Prepares For Battle Of Hastings

Jimmy Choux Prepares For Battle Of Hastings

26 Aug, 2011

Jimmy Choux will begin his Cox Plate campaign in New Zealand

Trainer John Bary is looking for a strong performance from Jimmy Choux at Hastings tomorrow as he begins his Australian Cox Plate campaign.

The New Zealand four-year-old will be having his first-up run in the Group 1 Challenge Stakes against some of the country’s …

Riddell Aims To Break Free From Jumps Jockey Label

Riddell Aims To Break Free From Jumps Jockey Label

20 Jun, 2011

Jimmy Choux will be riden by jockey Jonathan Riddell during the Melbourne Spring Carnival

Jockey Jonathan Riddell is hoping that he can shed his label as a jumps jockey before his Melbourne spring campaign partnering flat racer Jimmy Choux.

Riddell felt that his successes aboard Jimmy Choux this past autumn were overshadowed by his long …