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California caps Cruz streak in Premier Cup

California Whip displayed abundant grit to hold his pressing opponents in the Group 3 Premier Cup Handicap (1400m) at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday afternoon, ensuring trainer Tony Cruz’s completion of a remarkable run of big-race success.

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Rocket denies gallant Werther in Takarazuka Kinen

Setbacks, an earthquake, weight loss, a wide draw and firm ground could not stop Werther’s bid for glory in the G1 Takarazuka Kinen (2200m), but a Rocket could as the champion stayer fell just short of victory at Hanshin Racecourse on Sunday.

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Exultant impresses with resolute Premier Plate triumph

Exultant raced to an authoritative victory in the Group 3 Premier Plate Handicap (1800m) at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday matching obvious aptitude with a willing resolve to gallop a length and a quarter clear of his closest rival.

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Co-mingled ‘Ascot World Pool’ to be launched for 2019 Royal Ascot

The Hong Kong Jockey Club, in partnership with Ascot and Totepool, will launch a new Ascot World Pool for Royal Ascot in 2019. The newly-established, pari-mutuel-based World Pool will offer a strong value proposition to customers in both the United Kingdom and Hong Kong on the Royal Ascot meeting. It also further positions Hong Kong as the international hub of co-mingling

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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 – Alberto Sanna leads the interviews discussing Gold Mount in Race 3

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Takarazuka Kinen to strengthen friendly rivalry between Japan and Hong Kong, says Moore

Trainer John Moore hopes that the G1 Takarazuka Kinen (2200m) may prove to be the first part of a two-leg match-up between Japan and Hong Kong when Werther contests the 325 million yen (HK$23 million) feature at Hanshin on Sunday

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HK Direct previews the Sha Tin meeting on Sunday

HK Direct, the informative weekly preview show with Brett Davis, looks ahead to the premier end to the Hong Kong racing season with Sunday's Group 3 Premier Plate, one of the final Group races left in Hong Kong this season. There is also an interview with Andrew Hawkins ahead of Werther’s appearance in the Group 1 Takarazuka Kinen in Japan.

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Raceday Focus

Watch Hong Kong Raceday Focus for the upcoming race meeting at Sha Tin on Sunday - talented types on show including John Size's Conti.

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Teetan gets the California call for Hong Kong’s final Group prize

Sha Tin Racecourse stages the final Pattern race of the 2017/18 season on Sunday with the Premier Cup Handicap (1400m) being the second of two Group 3 contests on a cracking 10-race card.

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Cruz gives ammunition to Purton and Moreira in G3 Premier Plate

The Premier Plate Handicap (1800m) kicks off a Group 3 double header at Sha Tin on Sunday and the first of the afternoon’s features will see trainer Tony Cruz provide jockeys’ premiership rivals Zac Purton and Joao Moreira each with an opportunity

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Moore pleased with Werther ahead of Takarazuka Kinen bid

Werther may not have returned to his original home of New Zealand, but trainer John Moore believes the similarities between the land of the long white cloud and his current Japanese environment may prove an asset when the champion stayer tackles the Takarazuka Kinen (2200m) at Hanshin Racecourse on Sunday.

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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 3.00pm AEST, 1.00pm HKST, on Sky Racing2, from 5.00pm AEST on Sky Racing1 and from 5.35pm AEST on Sky Racing1 and Thoroughbred Central.

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Werther’s Takarazuka Kinen bid a ‘dream’ for owner Chen

Owner Johnson Chen on Thursday morning watched Werther experience Hanshin Racecourse for the first time and revealed that he is fulfilling a lifelong dream in bringing his 2015/16 Hong Kong Horse of the Year to Japan to contest Sunday’s (24 June) G1 Takarazuka Kinen (2200m)

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RDB Stable horses settling in well at the Conghua Training Centre

Following the two successful shipments of a total of 35 Racing Development Board horses from Hong Kong to the Conghua Training Centre on 12 June and 14 June, all horses have been settling extremely well in the Club's state-of-the-art training centre.

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