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HK International meeting attracts stellar cast

HK International meeting attracts stellar cast

A stellar cast of world-class horses headed by Golden Sixty horse
(Medaglia D’Oro), Romantic Warrior (Acclamation), Highfield Princess (Night Of Thunder), Luxembourg (Camelot) and Lucky Sweynesse (Sweynesse) feature among 49 entries from Hong Kong, Japan, France, Ireland, Great Britain, Singapore and the United States selected for the Hong Kong International Races at Sha Tin on December 10.

 

 In total, 16 individual Group 1 winners will bid for a share of the combined record purse on offer across the Hong Kong Cup (Gr 1, 2000m), Hong Kong Mile (Gr 1, 1600m), Hong Kong Sprint (Gr 1, 1200m) and Hong Kong Vase (Gr 1, 2400m). Andrew Harding, the Hong Kong Jockey Club’s executive director, racing, said: “We are excited by the quality of selected runners for this year’s Longines Hong Kong International Races and the presence of so many global stars is in keeping with our long-held commitment to deliver sporting excellence. This is particularly highlighted with Japan, Europe and Ireland’s contingent as they prepare to compete against Hong Kong champions Golden Sixty, Romantic Warrior and Lucky Sweynesse.”