Dunaden added to the G1 LONGINES Hong Kong Vase & Lone ranger Linton flies the flag for Australia at the LONGINES HKIR

Dunaden added to the G1 LONGINES Hong Kong Vase  Two past winners of the G1 LONGINES Hong Kong Vase will now line up for the 2400m contest on Sunday, 8 December following the inclusion of Dunaden in the field of 14. Trainer Mikel Delzangles’ charge took the spoils in 2011 before losing his crown to the re-opposing Red Cadeaux in 2012. The top-class seven-year-old was not among the original selections for the race as his connections had indicated that they would not decide on a…

Side Glance eyes LONGINES Hong Kong Cup glory

Side Glance has established a reputation as an admirable and consistent performer in Pattern races over the past three years, but a performer that despite his honest efforts was not quite up to the mark in Group 1 company. Those perceptions changed earlier this month when Andrew Balding’s charge won the LONGINES Mackinnon Stakes (2000m), and when the six-year-old arrived in Hong Kong on Monday morning (25 November) for the LONGINES Hong Kong International Races he did so as a G1 winner with a whole…

Knight doubly represented in Wild Flower Stakes

Trainer William Knight will saddle Aussie Reigns and Modernstone in the £40,000 Listed £500 Free Bets At Betdaq Wild Flower Stakes (6.00pm) over a mile and a half at Kempton Park on Wednesday, November 27, the latest high-profile race during the new All-Weather Championships. Aussie Reigns has improved more than 20lb this year and enjoyed turf handicap successes at Windsor and Newmarket in May and June respectively. The three-year-old improved again when last seen, coming home third behind the highly-regarded Pethers Moon in the Listed…

Andrew Lloyd-Webber’s filly The Fugue looking to hit the high notes in LONGINES Hong Kong Vase

Andrew Lloyd-Webber’s filly The Fugue looking to hit the high notes in LONGINES Hong Kong Vase  Lord Lloyd-Webber is best known for his string of worldwide smash hit musicals, including Cats, Starlight Express and Phantom of the Opera, but in the shape of superstar filly The Fugue, the famous composer has the chance to experience a standing ovation of a different kind. Lloyd-Webber’s interest in racing has grown thanks to his wife Madeleine, and between them they have built up an impressive owning and breeding…

Sir Robert hoping to qualify for Finals Day at Lingfield Park on Saturday

A field of six goes for the £14,000 32Red Conditions Stakes (12.55pm) at Lingfield Park on Saturday, November 23., with the winner qualifying immediately for the new All-Weather Championships Finals Day. The seven-furlong contest is the fifth of 16 Win & You’re In races for the All-Weather Championship Finals Day, with the victorious horse being guaranteed a place with free entry in the £150,000 32Red.com Three-Year-Old Final, also run over seven furlongs on Polytrack at Lingfield Park, on Good Friday, April 18, 2014. Sir Robert…

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