Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC, Chinese name: 香港賽馬會) is one of the oldest institutions in Hong Kong.

Zac Purton hit a big milestone at Sha Tin this afternoon, Saturday, 8 June. The champion jockey became only the second rider in Hong Kong history to reach the 1000 wins mark when Thanks Forever breezed to an easy success in the Class 3 dash.

Purton gets his 1000 as Thanks Forever impresses again


Zac Purton hit a big milestone at Sha Tin this afternoon, Saturday, 8 June. The champion jockey became only the second rider in Hong Kong history to reach the 1000 wins mark when Thanks Forever breezed to an easy success in the Class 3 dash.

Purton shoots for 1000 on Thanks Forever, plays down record bid


Zac Purton will try to bag his 1000th Hong Kong win at the first go at Sha Tin on Saturday (8 June) when he partners Thanks Forever in the Class 3 Tuen Mun Public Riding School Handicap (1000m).

Champion’s Way on Classic trail after Lion Rock Trophy win


Champion’s Way confirmed his early position as the front-runner on the road to next season’s Four-Year-Old Classic Series with a classy win in the G3 Lion Rock Trophy Handicap (1600m) at Sha Tin this afternoon, Sunday, 2 June.

Almond Eye and Danon Premium go head-to-head in Yasuda Kinen


The G1 Yasuda Kinen (1600m) will be held on Sunday, 2 June at Tokyo Racecourse. It is the premier test in the first half of the year for Japan’s top milers.

Jockey Club awarded highest level accreditation for promoting responsible wagering


The Hong Kong Jockey Club has again been granted the highest level accreditation under the Responsible Gaming Framework of the World Lottery Association (WLA), for its efforts in promoting responsible gambling.

Little Giant (NZ) Too Sharp in Sha Tin Vase


A horse who could have been bought for $55,000 as a yearling at Karaka produced a high-class sprinting display to win Sunday’s HK$3.25 million Group 3 Sha Tin Vase (1200m) in Hong Kong.

Crowd funded Grin hopes to make Japan proud


Happy Grin working with Takafumi Hattori in the saddle