Four Australian meetings will feature as simulcasts into Hong Kong in the first four months of the 2017/18 Hong Kong season with the Australian Turf Club’s Epsom Handicap meeting at Randwick on September 30th the first to be broadcast.
The Melbourne Racing Club’s Caulfield Cup meeting at Caulfield on October 21st is next followed by two meetings from the Victoria Racing Club’s Melbourne Cup week. Those meetings are the Victoria Derby meeting on November 4th and the Melbourne Cup meeting on November 7th.
The Hong Kong season commences on September 3rd at Sha Tin with the feature the HK$2.5m, HKSAR Chief Executive’s Cup Class 1 (1200m).
Hauraki (blue) winning the 2016 renewal of the Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Randwick, picture Stevehart.com.au