The Audemars Piguet QEII Cup, Hong Kong’s major sporting event title-sponsored by the celebrated watchmaker since 1999, will be run on Sunday 30 April at Sha Tin Racecourse. This International Group 1 event, with total prize money of HK$20 million, has captured the attention of some of the world’s biggest trainers and owners in their quest for the coveted title.
Celebrity owner Michele Reis has been invited to be this year’s Audemars Piguet QEII Cup Ambassador. She attended the event on Wednesday and joined Mr. Anthony Kelly, Executive Director, Racing Business and Operations of HKJC and David von Gunten, CEO, Greater China of Audemars Piguet to announce the runners selected for the Audemars Piguet QEII Cup.
All officiating guests at Wednesday's Selections Announcement raise a toast to success ahead of the 2017 Audemars Piguet QEII Cup. Anthony Kelly, Executive Director, Racing Business and Operations of HKJC; David von Gunten, CEO, Greater China of Audemars Piguet; Michele Reis, Audemars Piguet QEII Cup Ambassador; Nigel Gray, Head of Handicapping, Race Planning and International Racing of HKJC (second from right); Kerm Din, owner of Pakistan Star (right); Johnson Chen, owner of Werther (left). Picture Hong Kong Jockey Club