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Golden Sixty climbs into top 10 as Hong Kong figures prominently in LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings and Top 100 G1 races rankings

POSTED: January 27, 2021

The LONGINES Hong Kong Mile victor Golden Sixty is the world’s joint-third top miler in the 2020 World’s Best Racehorse Rankings. Golden Sixty is within...

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Red-hot Moreira looks to keep on rolling at Happy Valley’s midweek fixture

POSTED: January 26, 2021

Joao Moreira is the third jockey to ride over 1000 Hong Kong winners. By Declan Schuster Fresh off Group 1 success and a treble on...

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Christophe Soumillon eyes G1 Centenary Sprint Cup with Wishful Thinker

POSTED: January 23, 2021

Christophe Soumillon has seven wins from 61 rides this term. By Declan Schuster Christophe Soumillon has been eagerly awaiting the opportunity to add another Group...

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Birthday boy Francis Lui looks forward to a weekend of extended celebrations as Golden Sixty makes his return

POSTED: January 22, 2021

Golden Sixty wins the 2020 G1 LONGINES Hong Kong Mile. By Leo Schlink Francis Lui is hoping for a belated birthday celebration on Sunday (24...

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Lor readies strong contingent of young guns for Sunday’s Hong Kong Classic Mile fixture

POSTED: January 22, 2021

Frankie Lor won all three legs of the 2019 Four-Year-Old Classic Series. By Declan Schuster Frankie Lor has developed a formidable reputation as a trainer...

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Lord Glitters Sparkles In Singspiel

POSTED: January 21, 2021

One race prior, the first of three Group 2 races took place in the nine-furlong Singspiel (G2) on turf, named for the only horse to...

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Military Law Eyes Saudi, DWC After Big Maktoum Challenge Win

POSTED: January 21, 2021

Thursday's Group 2 Al Maktoum Challenge Round 1 was billed as a brilliant renewal--topping a seven-race card with three G2s, one G3 and two Listed affairs--and...

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Veteran Banner looks to fly for Yiu in Sunday’s G1 Centenary Sprint Cup

POSTED: January 21, 2021

Jolly Banner is a two-time winner at G3 level. By Declan Schuster Jolly Banner might be in the twilight of his career as a nine-year-old...

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Zakouski Leads Appleby's Carnival Army

POSTED: January 20, 2021

Zakouski defeats Mythical Magic, Salute the Soldier and Dream Castle in the G2 Zabeel Mile (Erika Rasmussen) Defending Dubai World Cup Carnival leading trainer Charlie...

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