Saturday, December 14, 2019
International Racing

International Racing

International Racing News

HKJC CEO Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges.

Resilient HK racing posts record yield

The LONGINES Hong Kong International Races delivered fantastic sporting action at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday with Japan carrying off three of the four Group 1 features against the home team’s one. Win Bright fought off...
Anthony Van Dyck.

O’Brien raids on Hong Kong’s big day

ANTHONY Van Dyck will break new ground at Sha Tin on Sunday when he becomes the first ever winner of the Investec Derby to compete at the Longines Hong Kong International Races. It is just...
Karis Teetan.

Teetan bags IJC at Happy Valley

KARIS Teetan secured his first LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship at Happy Valley on Wednesday, seeing off Ryan Moore thanks to a hugely consistent night across the four race-spectacular. Made favourite to lift the crown...
Suave Richard wins Japan Cup.

UK Champion jock wins Japan Cup

THIRD favorite Suave Richard came from behind to win the 39th running of the Japan Cup on Sunday for the horse’s second Grade 1 title. Ridden by Oisin Murphy, who was recently crowned...
Aethero (Racenet).

Teetan and HK’s next best thing!

AETHERO lived up to his billing as Hong Kong’s next big thing with a scintillating front-running victory in Sunday’s G2 Jockey Club Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin. “Mama Mia!” cried winning rider Karis Teetan...
Yulong Prince.

SA-bred takes Listed race at Flemington

SOUTH African Gr1 Daily News winner Surcharge, re-named Yulong Prince after changing hands in August 2018, delighted his many South African fans when he posted a thrilling win in 2019 Listed Furphy Plate over 1800m at Flemington on Melbourne Cup...
Vow and Declare wins Melbourne Cup.

Vow and Declare wins Melbourne Cup

IT's been four years since an Australian runner has won the Melbourne Cup but that all changed as the Danny O'Brien-trained Vow And Declare(Craig Williams) fought bravely to win the thrilling 3200m race at Flemington, Tuesday,
Vino Rosso wins.

Vino Rosso wins Breeders’ Cup Classic

VINO Rosso’s powerful stretch run carried him to victory in the Breeders’ Cup Classic at Santa Anita on Saturday, but the race was marred by a serious injury to Mongolian Groom, the first sustained by any runner...
Braam van Huyssteen.

Van Huyssteen’s Melbourne Cup runner

THERE will be South African interest in this year’s Melbourne Cup which will be run at Flemington Racecourse next Tuesday, 5 November. It is called “the race that stops a nation” as Australia shuts...
The Breeders Cup at Santa Anita.

Tellytrack will flight Breeders’ Cup

THE Breeders’ Cup , which takes place at Santa Anita Park in California on Friday and Saturday, is one of the most eagerly-anticipated fixtures of the Flat season and brings together horses from all over the world...

Featured Articles

Celebs and horses seek refuge from Malibu blaze

A fast-moving blaze named the ‘Woolsey Fire’ started in Los Angeles, Califirnia on Friday, jumped the 101 Freeway at Liberty Canyon Road and rapidly made its way toward several populated communities, including Malibu, the superstar celebrity haven. Lady Gaga, Orlando...

Wéhann Smith interview