VIEW ARCHIVES (21313 articles)

<< Back
600 Hong Kong winners for Prebble
15 Nov 2012 | By James Buckley - Melbourne Cup hero Brett Prebble has added another major notch to the belt of his career riding his 600th Hong Kong winner.

Brett Prebble brings Green Moon (IRE) back to scale after winning the 2012 Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington, picture

Prebble rode a winning double at Sha Tin on Wednesday night just eight days after piloting Green Moon (IRE) to Group 1 Melbourne Cup success at Flemington on Tuesday, November 6th.

He won comfortably aboard the Casper Fownes trained Elusive Quality gelding Fiery Raider in the first of the programme, the Class 5 Pak Tin Handicap (1200m)' before surging home on the John Moore trained Frederick Engels in the last race, the Class 2 Chak On Handicap (1200m), to continue a stellar November run of form.

Prebble, who won the Group 1 Golden Slipper aboard Crystal Lily in 2010, has been riding in Hong Kong for eight years.

Wednesday's double takes Prebble to 15 winners for the Hong Kong season to-date, five behind the leader fellow ex-pat Australian jockey Zac Purton.

»‘Alice’ bowed out on top

»Armed police among robust plans following Manchester bombing

»The 2017 Investec Derby - Britain's richest race

»Growth and liquidity drives development of Hong Kong pools

»Preview and form for Kenilworth

»Drier equals Syd Laird’s record

»Tokyo Trackwork - Monday

»Soft tissue injury ends Galileo Gold's career

»Capri slashed to as short as 9-1 for Derby as the rain comes down

»UPI Horse Racing Roundup

»Karaka graduates dominate Stewards’ Cup

»Wonderful Winter finds it a breeze to wrap up Classic double

»Charlton strikes again as Decorated Knight wins the Gold Cup

»Mekhtaal too strong in Prix d'Ispahan

»Rey de Oro tactfully defeats strong field of 3-Y-Os in Tokyo Yushun

»Emotion all round at Scottsville

»Silver Princess good as gold in Lady Angela

»Haussmann (NZ) hints at bright future in Great Northern Foal Stakes

»No Minding but O'Brien relies on three in Curragh Group 1

»Harrington's Red Label out to put dent in Ballydoyle's record


©Copyright 2006 - 2017 Thoroughbred News.
All rights reserved
Development and Design by Web Element