Hong Kong News

Karis Teetan stars with quartet as John Size dominates Sha Tin features

Unleashing a decisive move in quest of a record 12th Hong Kong trainers’ title, John Size stamped familiar mid-season authority on the championship with a treble – highlighted by success in the two Class 1 features – at Sha Tin yesterday. Size’s three-timer with Sight Success (Magnus), Champion’s Way (Hinchinbrook) and Brilliant Way (Reliable Man)... Read More

Purton’s Happy Valley mastery continues as Nervous Witness rebounds

Touted as a potential future sprint star early this season, Nervous Witness (Star Witness) has restored lustre to his reputation with a devastating win in the Class 3 Hing Tung Handicap (1000m) as Zac Purton again dominated Happy Valley with a four-timer at Happy Valley on Wednesday. Nervous Witness’ return to the winners’ list after... Read More

Galaxy Witness, Flying Ace remain unbeaten as talent continues to rise at Sha Tin

Galaxy Witness (Star Witness) has emerged as an early contender for next season’s Four-Year-Old Classic Series after brilliant victory for Caspar Fownes and Joao Moreira as Leading Fortune (Siyouni) upstaged a cluster of this month’s Hong Kong Derby (Listed, 2000m) hopefuls to continue the championship-leading seasons of Zac Purton and John Size at Sha Tin... Read More

Hewitson, Yeung share limelight with Purton, Size

On a night dominated by the milestone achievements of Zac Purton and John Size, the enduring resilience of Lyle Hewitson and Keith Yeung was deservedly rewarded when the pair ended frustrating absences from the winners’ circle with overdue success at Happy Valley last night. Purton extended his lead over arch-rival Joao Moreira to four wins... Read More

Tony Cruz fuels Hong Kong Derby hopes with California Spangle’s Classic Cup triumph

California Spangle (Starspangledbanner) has earned himself a tilt at the Hong Kong Derby (Listed, 2000m) next month after repelling a crack field in the Hong Kong Classic Cup (Listed, 1800m) to defy questions over his stamina with a superb performance at Sha Tin yesterday. Leading virtually all the way under a masterful front-running ride from... Read More

Fa Fa, Cheerful Days dead-heat in DBS x Manulife Million Challenge as Purton, Teetan post four-timers

Sharing the limelight with Zac Purton and Karis Teetan four-timers, Cheerful Days (Smart Missile) has crowned a season of stunning progress to share HK$1 million DBS x Manulife Million Challenge glory with Fa Fa (He’s Remarkable) after a stunning triumph in the Class 2 Shan Kwong Handicap (1650m) at Happy Valley on yesterday. Needing to... Read More