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Cox Plate for QEII Cup winner Werther

Cox Plate for QEII Cup winner Werther

26 Apr, 2016

The 2016 Cox Plate is now on the agenda for last Sunday’s brilliant Group 1 HK$20m Audemars Piguet QEII Cup (2000m) winner Werther.

Hugh Bowman, above, rode a brilliant race to win the G1 QEII Cup at Sha Tin on Werther. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Sydney based jockey Hugh Bowman showed the world why he …

Lucia Valentina Draws Ideally At Hong Kong Cup Barrier Draw

Lucia Valentina Draws Ideally At Hong Kong Cup Barrier Draw

10 Dec, 2015

Lucia Valentina was the big winner of the 2015 Hong Kong Cup barrier draw that was conducted this afternoon, but fellow Australian-trained hopeful Criterion will need some luck in running after he drew towards the outside of the field for the Group 1 event at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Lucia Valentina was one of the …

Criterion In Better Form Ahead Of 2015 Hong Kong Cup

Criterion In Better Form Ahead Of 2015 Hong Kong Cup

9 Dec, 2015

Criterion finished a gallant third in the Hong Kong Cup last year, but co-trainer David Hayes is confident that the four-time Group 1 winner is in better form ahead of the 2015 edition of the race at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Criterion has the chance to record a fifth victory at Group 1 level in …

Krisflyer winner Aerovelocity in line for Global Sprint Challenge Bonus

Krisflyer winner Aerovelocity in line for Global Sprint Challenge Bonus

19 May, 2015

Hong Kong speedster Aerovelocity is in line to collect the US$1m Global Sprint Challenge Bonus after winning the Group 1 SGD$1m Krisflyer International Sprint (1200m) at Kranji in Singapore on Sunday.

Aerovelocity, above, pink cap, green sleeves, winning at Sha Tin in December 2013. The Hong King Sprinter took out the Krisflyer Internaitonal Sprint at …

Berry and Dan Excel win back to back Singapore Cups

Berry and Dan Excel win back to back Singapore Cups

19 May, 2015

Top Sydney based jockey Tommy Berry teamed up again with the John Moore trained Dan Excel to record back to back wins in the Group 1 SGP$3m Singapore Airlines International Cup (2000m) at Kranji in Singapore last Sunday.

Tommy Berry scored back to back wins on Dan Ecxel in the Singapore Airlines International Cup at …

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 …

Connections Happy With Criterion’s Queen Elizabeth II Cup Barrier Draw

Connections Happy With Criterion’s Queen Elizabeth II Cup Barrier Draw

24 Apr, 2015

Criterion was allocated barrier one at the 2015 Queen Elizabeth II Cup barrier draw that was conducted yesterday and connections are happy with the inside draw for the Group 1 event at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Criterion has impressed connections with his trackwork since he arrived in Hong Kong ahead of the Queen Elizabeth II …

Criterion Can Turn The Tables On Queen Elizabeth II Cup Rivals

Criterion Can Turn The Tables On Queen Elizabeth II Cup Rivals

23 Apr, 2015

Criterion finished third behind Designs On Rome and Military Attack in the Group 1 Hong Kong Cup (2000m) last year, but co-trainer David Hayes is confident that the Sebring entire can turn the tables on his rivals in the 2015 Queen Elizabeth II Cup at Sha Tin on Sunday.

David Hayes fancies the chances of …

Criterion Impresses Purton Ahead Of Queen Elizabeth II Cup

Criterion Impresses Purton Ahead Of Queen Elizabeth II Cup

22 Apr, 2015

Zac Purton has revealed that he believes Criterion will prove tough to beat in the 2015 Queen Elizabeth II Cup at Sha Tin on Sunday after he partnered the Queen Elizabeth Stakes winner in trackwork this morning.

Criterion continues to impress as he heads towards the Queen Elizabeth II Cup at Sha Tin on Sunday. …

Designs On Rome Won’t Be At Peak In Queen Elizabeth II Cup

Designs On Rome Won’t Be At Peak In Queen Elizabeth II Cup

22 Apr, 2015

Trainer John Moore has revealed that Designs On Rome will not be at his peak when he takes on Criterion in the 2015 Queen Elizabeth II Cup at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Joao Moreira has been booked to ride Designs On Rome in the 2015 Queen Elizabeth II Cup at Sha Tin on Sunday. Photo …