News About: Queen Elizabeth II Cup

Hong Kong Trip On The Agenda For Happy Trails

Hong Kong Trip On The Agenda For Happy Trails

15 Dec, 2015

Trainer Paul Beshara has confirmed that the 2016 Queen Elizabeth II Cup in Hong Kong next April is on the agenda for veteran gelding Happy Trails.

Happy Trails is set to return to the races in the 2016 Orr Stakes during the Melbourne Festival Of Racing. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Happy Trails was sent to …

Hong Kong Cup 2015: Williams Delighted With Criterion

Hong Kong Cup 2015: Williams Delighted With Criterion

11 Dec, 2015

Craig Williams will partner Criterion in the 2015 Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin on Sunday and he believes that the star entire is in outstanding condition ahead of the Group 1 event.

Criterion has thrived ahead of the 2015 Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin on Sunday. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Williams did …

Lucia Valentina Secures Place In Hong Kong Cup Field

Lucia Valentina Secures Place In Hong Kong Cup Field

21 Nov, 2015

Trainer Kris Lees has confirmed that Lucia Valentina has been invited to contest the 2015 Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin on December 13 and will make the trip to Hong in just over a week.

Lucia Valentina is set to take on some of the best horses in the world in the 2015 Hong …

Queen Anne Stakes Still An Option For Criterion

Queen Anne Stakes Still An Option For Criterion

29 Apr, 2015

Co-trainer David Hayes has revealed that the 2015 Queen Anne Stakes on the opening day of the Royal Ascot Meeting is still an option for Criterion.

Criterion will arrive in England overnight where he will begin preparations for either the Queen Anne Stakes or the Prince Of Wales’s Stakes.

Criterion left Hong Kong overnight to …

Criterion To Press On To Royal Ascot

Criterion To Press On To Royal Ascot

28 Apr, 2015

Co-trainer David Hayes has confirmed that Criterion will press on to the 2015 Royal Ascot Meeting after he finished a gallant third in the 2015 Queen Elizabeth II Cup at Sha Tin on Sunday night.

Criterion (pictured winning the Queen Elizabeth Stakes) finished a gallant third behind in the Queen Elizabeth II Cup at Sha …

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 …