Dual Hong Kong Horse of The Year Beauty Generation was named the Horse of the Year at the Cathay Pacific Group One Awards Dinner, hosted by the Waikato branch of the New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association, at Sky City Hamilton on Friday night.
It’s somewhat fitting that Saturday’s Listed TAB Lightning Stakes winner, Assertive Approach, is out of a mare called Arrival.
Vincent Ho has been selected to compete in the Shergar Cup at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday, 10 August and Hong Kong’s rising star is looking forward to the challenge.
John Size collected his 11th champion trainer title and Zac Purton his third champion jockey trophy at the end of an action-packed 11-race card today (Sunday, 14 July) at Sha Tin, which capped a captivating 2018/19 Hong Kong racing season.
The success of Australian-breds in Hong Kong was again underscored last Friday when Beat The Clock was named Champion Sprinter, while the applicably named, Champion’s Way, was handed the gong for Champion Griffin.
John Size extended his slender lead in the trainer’s premiership in the face of a John Moore assault at Happy Valley tonight (Wednesday, 10 July).