-->

Size Confident Glorious Days Will Perform First-Up In The Hong Kong Mile

Deposit $100
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $50 bet with

$200*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $25
to get

$75*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $250
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Trainer John Size is confident that Group 1 winner Glorious Days will run well first-up in the Group 1 Hong Kong Mile (1600m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Glorious Days will face Linton and a number of other quality gallopers in the Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Glorious Days will face Linton and a number of other quality gallopers in the Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin on Sunday. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Glorious Days has not been seen at the races since he finished 11th behind Lord Kanaloa in the Group 1 Yasuda Kinen (1609m) in Tokyo on June 2 at the end of his summer and autumn campaign that included a victory in The Stewards’ Cup (1600m), a third place finish in The Queen’s Silver Jubilee Cup (1400m) and a fourth place finish in The Champions Mile (1600m).

The Hussonet gelding has had t two barrier trials since his run in the Yasuda Kinen, finishing third at Sha Tin on November 15 and second at the same venue on November 29, and Size told The Hong Jockey Club that he has been happy with the six-year-old performances but admitted that he won’t know what type of form his star galloper is in until he runs this Sunday.

“He has been ok and at home it seems obvious that he is as healthy as he has ever been,” Size said.

“The only reservation I would have is that he is not racing but as far his training, trialing and the way that he is doing it in the stable seems normal.

“We have to go to the races to find out but there are no negatives there and I am pretty positive that he will run well.”

It is strange for a locally-trained horse to go into a race on the Hong Kong International Raceday first-up but Size believes that it was the best option for Glorious Day, who has generally produced his best form when kept fresh.

“It was an option that I had and it looked as though that might be the best option for him,” Size said.

“He did a little bit ordinary during the summer and then I had to give him more time off than I would have to but at the moment I am pretty pleased about that.

“He has come back strong and he looks pretty good.”

Glorious Days ($8) is one the third line of 2013 Hong Kong mile betting; with French superstar Moonlight Cloud ($2.30) the clear favourite from Gold-Fun ($4) and Sky Lantern ($8), while Australian hope Linton is available at odds of $51.

About The Author

Thomas Hackett

Thomas is a passionate and opinionated racing journalist and punter who has been obsessed with horse racing since he backed Saintly to win the 1996 Melbourne Cup. An international racing enthusiast, he has his finger on the pulse of racing news not just from Australia but all around the world.

478 Comments

  1. Grupo Coral fraude

    Write more, thats all I have to say. Literally, it seems as though you relied on the video to make your point. You definitely know what youre talking about, why throw away your intelligence on just posting videos to your blog when you could be giving us something informative to read?|

  2. José Wilame Araújo Rodrigues

    We stumbled over here different web address and thought I should check things out. I like what I see so now i’m following you. Look forward to looking at your web page for a second time.|

  3. Umanizzare presidios

    I’d like to find out more? I’d want to find out more details.|

  4. purchasing timex watches

    Oh my goodness! Incredible article dude! Many thanks, However I am having
    problems with your RSS. I don’t know the reason why I can’t
    join it. Is there anyone else having similar RSS issues?
    Anyone that knows the solution will you kindly respond?

    Thanx!!

  5. phones allow

    you are in reality a just right webmaster. The web site loading pace is incredible.
    It seems that you are doing any distinctive trick. Furthermore, The contents are
    masterwork. you’ve done a fantastic process on this topic!

  6. Luiz Gastão Bittencourt da Silva

    Thank you for sharing your thoughts. I really appreciate your efforts and I will be waiting for your further post thanks once again.|

  7. Umanizzare

    You actually make it seem so easy with your presentation but I find this topic to be really something that I think I would never understand. It seems too complex and extremely broad for me. I’m looking forward for your next post, I will try to get the hang of it!|

  8. Luiz Gastão Bittencourt

    What’s up colleagues, its enormous paragraph concerning teachingand entirely explained, keep it up all the time.|

  9. Grupo Coral presidios

    Hi! Would you mind if I share your blog with my twitter group? There’s a lot of folks that I think would really enjoy your content. Please let me know. Thanks|

  10. tercio borlenghi jr

    whoah this blog is magnificent i like reading your articles. Keep up the great work! You realize, a lot of individuals are hunting around for this information, you could aid them greatly. |

  11. Itamar Serpa Fernandes

    Fabulous, what a blog it is! This website gives useful facts to us, keep it up.|

  12. Itamar Serpa Fernandes

    When someone writes an piece of writing he/she keeps the plan of a user in his/her brain that how a user can understand it. Therefore that’s why this paragraph is outstdanding. Thanks!|

  13. Grupo Serval presidios

    Thanks for sharing your thoughts about %meta_keyword%. Regards|

  14. Umanizzare

    Spot on with this write-up, I really feel this site needs far more attention. I’ll probably be back again to read through more, thanks for the information!|

  15. Lelio Vieira Carneiro Junior

    Hello just wanted to give you a quick heads up. The words in your post seem to be running off the screen in Firefox. I’m not sure if this is a format issue or something to do with web browser compatibility but I thought I’d post to let you know. The layout look great though! Hope you get the issue solved soon. Kudos|

  16. Itamar Serp

    I’m not sure exactly why but this site is loading extremely slow for me. Is anyone else having this issue or is it a problem on my end? I’ll check back later on and see if the problem still exists.|

  17. www.nsc-radio.eu

    I constantly emailed this webpage post page to all my contacts, as if
    like to read it after that my links will too.

  18. tercio borlenghi jr

    Hello colleagues, nice post and fastidious urging commented at this place, I am really enjoying by these.|

  19. Itamar Serpa Fernandes

    I’m extremely inspired along with your writing skills as well as with the layout in your blog. Is that this a paid subject matter or did you customize it yourself? Either way stay up the excellent high quality writing, it’s uncommon to see a great blog like this one today..|

  20. Luiz Gastao Bittencourt da Silva

    You are so awesome! I do not believe I’ve truly read through a single thing like that before. So wonderful to discover somebody with a few original thoughts on this subject. Really.. thanks for starting this up. This site is something that is needed on the web, someone with a bit of originality!|

  21. domain name registrar

    Right here is the perfect website for anyone who hopes to understand this topic.
    You realize a whole lot its almost tough to argue with you (not that I actually would
    want to…HaHa). You certainly put a fresh spin on a subject that’s been written about for many years.

    Wonderful stuff, just excellent!

  22. Luiz Gastão Bittencourt da Silva

    Nice response in return of this query with firm arguments and telling the whole thing regarding that.|

  23. Umanizzare Gestão Prisional Ltda

    Heya i am for the first time here. I came across this board and I in finding It truly helpful & it helped me out a lot. I’m hoping to present one thing again and help others like you helped me.|

  24. Itamar Serpa Fernandes

    Heya i’m for the first time here. I found this board and I find It really useful & it helped me out much. I hope to give something back and aid others like you helped me.|

  25. Lelio Vieira Carneiro Junior

    This piece of writing is in fact a good one it helps new web visitors, who are wishing in favor of blogging.|

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *