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Nothingilikemore posts confident win in Hong Kong Classic Mile

Nothingilikemore lived up to his top billing with a confident victory in the HK$10 million Hong Kong Classic Mile at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday.

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Yung reluctant to throw Pingwu Spark into deep end after fifth victory of season

Trainer Benno Yung is hesitant to throw hulking grey Pingwu Spark in against the “big boys” but admits that he may now have no other choice after Hong Kong’s largest horse recorded his fifth win of the season in the Class 2 Lung Kong Handicap (1400m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

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Sha Tin stewards' report

Hong Kong Jockey Club stewards' report from the Classic Mile meeting at Sha Tin on Sunday - jockey Chad Schofield fined HK$10,000 and suspended for two Hong Kong days for careless riding and Victorian based Craig Williams suspended for two Hong Kong days for careless riding

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Sha Tin results and replays

Results and replays from the Classic Mile meeting at Sha Tin on Sunday.

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Racing To Win race interviews prior to Sunday's Sha Tin meeting

Racing To Win race interviews prior to the meeting at Sha Tin on Sunday – Nash Rawiller leads the interviews discussing Thou Shall Sing in Race 1.

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HK Direct previews the Sha Tin meeting on Sunday

HK Direct, the informative weekly preview show, with Edward Sadler and Brett Davis looking ahead to the Classic battle of the 4YO's at Sha Tin on Sunday

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Raceday Focus

Watch Hong Kong Raceday Focus for the upcoming race meeting at Sha Tin on Sunday - Moreira and Purton set for Classic showdown.

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Moreira has no Classic Mile distance fears with Nothingilikemore

Nothingilikemore lost his undefeated tag last time out but jockey Joao Moreira believes the exciting bay should resume winning ways in Sunday’s HK$10 million Hong Kong Classic Mile.

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Lor’s Morethanlucky for his debut Hong Kong Classic Mile

Frankie Lor finds himself in the unexpected position of having a contender for Sunday’s HK$10 million Hong Kong Classic Mile (1600m) just six months after graduating to the trainers’ ranks at Sha Tin.

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Bowman and Mosse to ride at Sha Tin on January 28th

The Hong Kong Jockey Club stewards' advised on Friday that Hugh Bowman and Gerald Mosse will be granted Visiting Jockey’s Licences to allow them to ride in Group 1 races scheduled to be conducted at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday, 28 January

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Preview and form for Sha Tin

Preview and form for the meeting at Sha Tin on Sunday - the 10 race broadcast commences at 4.00pm AEST, 1.00pm HKST, on Sky Racing1, from 4.30pm AEST on Sky Racing2, from 5.30pm AEST on Sky Racing1 and Thoroughbred Central, from 6.00pm AEST on Sky Racing1 and from 6.35pm AEST on Sky Racing1 and Thoroughbred Central.

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Italian Patriot Hero, Rispoli’s dark horse for the Hong Kong Classic Mile

Italian form carried Beauty Only to a Hong Kong Classic Mile triumph in 2015 and on Sunday Umberto Rispoli and Patriot Hero will try to seal another famous victory for ‘lo Stivale’ in the HK$10 million feature.

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Cruz fears distance drop for Exultant in Hong Kong Classic Mile

Exultant will line up in Sunday’s HK$10 million Hong Kong Classic Mile as one of the main challengers to the top-rated Nothingilikemore, and while Tony Cruz is in harmony with his rising star’s status, one doubt is proving to be a discordant counterweight to the handler’s pre-race hopes.

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Rivet gallops into Hong Kong Classic Mile consideration

Rivet bounded out of the shadows at pre-dawn Sha Tin on Thursday and into a position demanding closer consideration for Sunday’s HK$10 million Hong Kong Classic Mile (1600m), the first leg of the Four-Year-Old Classic Series

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Happy Valley stewards' report

Hong Kong Jockey Club stewards' report from the meeting at Happy Valley on Wednesday night - jockey Brett Prebble fined HK$15,000 and suspended for careless riding and Alberto Sanna and Douglas Whyte suspended for careless riding

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Happy Valley results and replays

Results and replays from the meeting at Happy Valley on Wednesday night - trainer Ricky Yiu and jockey Neil Callan each achieved notable milestones in their respective Hong Kong careers on a night that concentrated success with doubles from three jockeys and two trainers.

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Yiu, Callan reach milestones as doubles abound at the Valley

Trainer Ricky Yiu and jockey Neil Callan each achieved notable milestones in their respective Hong Kong careers at Happy Valley on Wednesday on a night that concentrated success with doubles from three jockeys and two trainers.

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Jade Theatre bounces back in feature

Jade Theatre (127lb) was an 11/1 victor in the featured Hong Kong Club Challenge Cup (1200m) on Wednesday night for the combination of Zac Purton and trainer Manfred Man following a lacklustre 11th in his dirt debut one month ago.

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Sling’s ready for his Hong Kong Classic Mile shot

Singapore Sling’s fleet-footed closing burst at Happy Valley last month has the classy bay’s connections eyeing a big-race upset in the HK$10 million Hong Kong Classic Mile (1600m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

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Racing To Win race interviews prior to Wednesday's Happy Valley meeting

Racing To Win race interviews prior to the meeting at Happy Valley on Wednesday – Sam Clipperton leads the interviews discussing Magic Success in Race 3.

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Hong Kong Classic Mile has Moore leaning to Good Standing

John Moore on Tuesday morning forwarded Good Standing as the pick of his Hong Kong Classic Mile quartet but sounded a note of caution ahead of this weekend’s HK$10 million feature.

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Lockheed’s ready for take-off in Sunday’s Hong Kong Classic Mile

Danny Shum is hoping Lockheed will get an opportunity to open his thrusters in Sunday’s HK$10 million Hong Kong Classic Mile (1600m), the first leg of the Four-Year-Old Classic Series at Sha Tin Racecourse.

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Callan hopes return to Happy Valley can spark revival from Powermax

Jockey Neil Callan anticipates that a return to the Happy Valley 1200m will benefit honest galloper Powermax, who is set to make his return to the races in the Class 3 Hong Kong Club Challenge Cup Handicap (1200m) on Wednesday night.

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Raceday Focus

Watch Hong Kong Raceday Focus for the upcoming race meeting at Sha Tin on Sunday - Yip ready to unleash at The Valley

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Preview and form for Happy Valley

Preview and form for the meeting at Happy Valley on Wednesday night - the eight race broadcast commences at 10.15pm AEST, 7.15pm HKST, on Sky Racing1 and Thoroughbred Central

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Purton, Boudot take riding honours with doubles

The Danny Shum-trained Pick Number One maintained his unbeaten record on dirt at Sha Tin on Saturday when winning the Class 3 Oak Maritime Handicap (1200m) under Zac Purton.

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Pursuit of desert riches possible for Classic Emperor after Cup victory

It’s a long road – more a mountain trek – from a Class 2 dirt handicap at Sha Tin to the US$10m G1 Dubai World Cup (2000m) at Meydan on 31 March, but trainer Chris So said that he would give Classic Emperor every chance to qualify for the rich feature after his gutsy win in the Hong Kong Shipowners Association 60th Anniversary Cup Handicap (1650m) on Saturday.

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Sha Tin results and replays

Results and replays from the meeting at Sha Tin on Saturday

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Racing To Win race interviews prior to Saturday's Mixed Turf and All Weather meeting at Sha Tin

Racing To Win race interviews prior to the Mixed Turf and All Weather meeting at Sha Tin on Saturday – trainer Chris So leads the interviews discussing Beauty Energy in Race 3.

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Berry’s take on Ruthven and Good Standing

G1 Queensland Derby winner Ruthven, one of the big names in John Moore’s four-year-old team, ran home a solid seventh under Tommy Berry.

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Exultant chills in the hood as Classic Mile candidates trial

Exultant heads towards Sunday week’s Hong Kong Classic Mile as one of the lead protagonists but with a query or two lingering over his hooded head.

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Craig Williams to ride in Hong Kong Classic Mile

The Hong Kong Jockey Club advised on Friday that Victorian jockey Craig Williams has been granted permission to ride the Danny Shum trained Lockheed in the HK$10m, Hong Kong Classic Mile (1600m) which is to be run at Sha Tin on Sunday, 21 January

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So hoping to reign at Sha Tin with Classic Emperor

Trainer Chris So hopes that Classic Emperor can continue his progression on dirt and possibly open up more options for the future when he contests Saturday’s Class 2 Hong Kong Shipowners Association 60th Anniversary Cup Handicap (1650m) on the Sha Tin all-weather track

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Field priority for Hong Kong Classic Mile

Priority to run in the HK$10m, Hong Kong Classic Mile (1600m) for four-year-old's at Sha Tin on Sunday, January 21st

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Preview and form for Sha Tin

Preview and form for the meeting at Sha Tin on Saturday - the 10 race broadcast commences at 4.00pm AEST, 1.00pm HKST, on Sky Racing2, from 6.35pm AEST on Sky Racing1, from 7.05pm AEST on Sky Racing2 and from 7.35pm AEST on Sky Racing1 and Thoroughbred Central

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HK Direct previews the Sha Tin meeting on Saturday

HK Direct, the informative weekly preview show with Andrew Le June, looks ahead to the Mixed Turf and All Weather meeting at Sha Tin on Saturday

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Raceday Focus

Watch Hong Kong Raceday Focus for the upcoming race meeting at Sha Tin on Saturday - Zac ready to attack at Sha Tin.

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Happy Valley stewards' report

Hong Kong Jockey Club stewards' report from the meeting at Happy Valley on Wednesday night - jockey Pierre-Charles Boudot suspended for careless riding on Gracydad in Race 2 near the 150 Metres from 31 January 2018 until 5 February 2018 on which day he may resume race riding – 2 Hong Kong racedays

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Happy Valley results and replays

Results and replays from the meeting at Happy Valley on Wednesday night.

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Eagle swoops to grab the January Cup

Eagle Way’s swift swoop grabbed the Group 3 January Cup Handicap (1800m) on Wednesday night (10 January) and denied The Golden Age a Happy Valley hat-trick.

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Hui Sai Fun’s historic 100

History was made in race four, the Class 4 Kingston Handicap (1650m) at Happy Valley on Wednesday night, when Hui Sai Fun became the first owner to reach 100 wins in Hong Kong.

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Racing To Win race interviews prior to Wednesday's Happy Valley meeting

Racing To Win race interviews prior to the meeting at Happy Valley on Wednesday – Umberto Rispoli leads the interviews discussing Sharpmind in Race 2.

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Preview and form for Happy Valley

Preview and form for the meeting at Happy Valley on Wednesday night - the eight race broadcast commences at 10.15pm AEST, 7.15pm HKST, on Sky Racing1 and Thoroughbred Central

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Raceday Focus

Watch Hong Kong Raceday Focus for the upcoming race meeting at Happy Valley on Wednesday - Cruz has Golden Grip on January Cup

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Apprentice Jockey Kei Chiong retires from race-riding

Hong Kong’s record-setting apprentice jockey Kei Chiong has retired from competitive race-riding. This follows time reflecting on her career and future plans whilst recovering from injury

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Sha Tin stewards' report

Hong Kong Jockey Club stewards' report from the meeting at Sha Tin on Sunday - Two day careless riding suspensions each for Derek Leung, Nash Rawiller and Joao Moreira

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Hong Kong Classic Mile clues emerge at Sha Tin

Sha Tin’s card on Sunday shaped as a preview meeting for the Hong Kong Classic Mile, the first leg of the Four-Year-Old Classic Series on 21 January - it delivered in spades as a number of gallopers booked their spots in the HK$10 million feature

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Sha Tin results and replays

Results and replays from the meeting at Sha Tin on Sunday.

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Teetan continues strong feature form with Premiere in Bauhinia Sprint Trophy

Jockey Karis Teetan continued his perfect run through Hong Kong’s Group races in 2018 after taking the G3 Bauhinia Sprint Trophy Handicap (1000m) aboard John Size’s Premiere at Sha Tin on Sunday

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Racing To Win race interviews prior to Sunday's Sha Tin meeting

Racing To Win race interviews prior to the Mixed Turf and All Weather meeting at Sha Tin on Sunday – Frankie Lor leads the interviews discussing Morethanlucky in Race 4

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Raceday Focus

Watch Hong Kong Raceday Focus for the upcoming race meeting at Sha Tin on Sunday - Teetan to take the Trophy home ​

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HK Direct previews the Sha Tin meeting on Sunday

HK Direct, the informative weekly preview show with Edward Sadler and Andrew Hawkins, looks ahead to the races at the Mixed Turf and All Weather meeting at Sha Tin on Sunday

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Time Warp on track for Stewards’ Cup as Cruz mulls Dubai raid

Time Warp had his first barrier trial on Friday morning since an all-the-way win in last month’s G1 LONGINES Hong Kong Cup (2000m), as trainer Tony Cruz upped the ante in preparation for approaching Group 1 tests that could include an overseas raid

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Dragon Lips out to seal a Classic Mile berth

Sunday’s Sha Tin closer, the Class 2 Violet Handicap (1600m), shapes as a potential stepping stone to the HK$10 million Hong Kong Classic Mile on 21 January

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Size speedsters face off in Sunday’s G3 Bauhinia Sprint Trophy

House Of Fun (114lb) will attempt to turn the tables on stablemate Premiere (115lb) in Sundays’ straight track speed test at Sha Tin, the Group 3 Bauhinia Sprint Trophy Handicap (1000m)

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Top 50 rated Hong Kong four-year-old's

The top 50 rated Hong Kong four-year-old's as at January 5th, 2018.

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Preview and form for Sha Tin

Preview and form for the meeting at Sha Tin on Sunday - the 10 race broadcast commences at 4.00pm AEST, 1.00pm HKST, on Sky Racing2, from 5.00pmpm AEST on Sky Racing2, from 5.30pm AEST on Sky Racing 1 and from 6.00pm AEST on Sky Racing1 and Thoroughbred Central

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Boudot excited for ‘ultimate challenge’ of Hong Kong racing

The latest rider to temporarily join Hong Kong’s jockey ranks, Pierre-Charles Boudot, met local media during a press conference at Sha Tin racecourse on Tuesday

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Sha Tin stewards' report

Hong Kong Jockey Club stewards' report from the meeting at Sha Tin on Monday - reprimands and warnings

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Sha Tin results and replays

Results and replays from the meeting at Sha Tin on Monday.

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