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Christophe Soumillon poised to make an immediate impact at Sha Tin

POSTED: December 18, 2020

By Leo Schlink Sidelined from two of the most prestigious meetings in the world because of COVID-19, Belgian ace Christophe Soumillon is anxious to make...

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David Hayes unveils Conqueror with Hong Kong Derby in mind

POSTED: December 18, 2020

By Declan Schuster This Sunday (20 December) at Sha Tin, two-time champion trainer David Hayes will unveil smart four-year-old Conqueror, who is looking to lay...

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2021 Dubai World Cup Carnival Accepted Horses List

POSTED: December 17, 2020

Certain Lad winner of the 2020 Listed Zabeel Turf, one of the 158 nominated horses for DWCC 2021 (Erika Rasmussen, Dubai Racing Channel) DUBAI (Dec17, 2020)—...

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TheGreatcollection racks up a win in The Creek Mile

POSTED: December 17, 2020

The Dubai Creek Mile (Listed) did not disappoint as the headliner on a gorgeous Thursday evening at Dubai's Meydan Racecourse, providing a superb field that...

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Zac Purton makes an ominous championship statement at Happy Valley with a Wednesday four-timer

POSTED: December 16, 2020

Flying Genius seals Purton’s quartet By Leo Schlink A Zac Purton quartet at Happy Valley on Wednesday (16 December) has breathed fresh life into the...

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Calmer Kimbear For Creek Mile

POSTED: December 16, 2020

Kimbear prior to the 2018 Godolphin Mile (Michael Adolphson) A mainstay in Group-level dirt miles over the past three seasons has been HH Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid...

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Salute The Soldier Marches On

POSTED: December 16, 2020

Salute the Soldier after winning Super Saturday's G3 Burj Nahaar (Erika Rasmussen) In early March, before the globe completely turned on its head, Salute the Soldier and his...

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The Stronach Group Joins in Urging the Racing Industry to Ban Racehorse Sales to South Korea After PETA Exposé

POSTED: December 16, 2020

PETA Uncovers Evidence of the Slaughter of Kentucky Derby Runner Private Vow Norfolk, Va. — After viewing PETA’s video exposé of the slaughter of racehorses in...

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Zac Purton stands alone as the most successful jockey in LONGINES HKIR history with Normcore’s Cup win

POSTED: December 13, 2020

By Leo Schlink Zac Purton has crowned a week of stellar milestones by becoming the first rider in history to partner nine LONGINES Hong Kong...

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