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Champions Mile

Champions Mile

 

 

The Mileage of Triumph

 

Top local milers defending Hong Kong‘s undefeated record in this event against elite runners from overseas.

 

 

 

 

For Top Local Milers To International Champion Milers

 

2001-05-20 The Champions Mile is a Group 1 flat race in Hong Kong for horses three-year-old and above, with prize money HK$ 8 million..

 

2005-05-14 The race has been opened to international competition.

 

2007-04-29 The race has been granted an international grade 1 status.

 

2011-04-25 The race has been sponsored by BMW Concessionaires (HK) Limited.

It is not restricted to be held on the Audemars Piguet QE II Cup Day simultaneously.

 

 

 

 

HIGHLIGHTS

 

Winners
Year Winner Age Jockey Trainer Owner Time
2001-05-20 RED PEPPER 4 Legrix E Kan P C Mr & Mrs Chau Kam Chuen 1:37.5
2002-04-21 JEUNE KING PRAWN 5 Marwing W C Allan I W Mr & Mrs Lau Sak Hong 1:35.2
2003-04-27 ELECTRONIC UNICORN 7 Fradd R John Size Lo Ying Bin 1:36.2
2004-05-01 FIGURES 5 Mundry T Oughton D Financial Investors Gp Syndicate 1:34.2
2005-05-14 BULLISH LUCK 6 Mosse G Cruz A S Wong Wing Keung 1:33.7
2006-05-27 BULLISH LUCK 7 Prebble B Cruz A S Wong Wing Keung 1:33.7
2007-04-29 ABLE ONE 4 Kinane M Moore J Dr & Mrs Cornel Li Fook Kwan 1:34.5
2008-04-27 GOOD BA BA 6 Doleuze O Schütz A John Yuen Se Kit 1:33.5
2009-04-26 SIGHT WINNER 5 Prebble B John Size Mr. and Mrs. Tam Wing Kun 1:35.0
2010-04-25 ABLE ONE 7 Beadman D Moore J Dr & Mrs Cornel Li Fook Kwan 1:33.7
2011-04-25 XTENSION 4 Beadman D Moore J Mr & Mrs Steven Lo 1:34.7
2012-05-06 XTENSION 4 McDonald J Moore J Mr & Mrs Steven Lo 1.35.23
2013-05-05 DAN EXCEL 5 W C Marwing Moore J Mr & David Philip Boehm 1.33.42
2014-05-04 VARIETY CLUB 5 A Marcus M F de Kock Mrs I Jooste & M J Jooste 1.34.11
2015-05-03 ABLE FRIEND 5 J Moreira J Moore Dr & Mrs Cornel Li Fook Kwan 1.35.39

 

 

 

SUMMARY

 

 

Leading Jockey: B Prebble 2 Wins – Bullish Luck (’06), Sight Winner (’09)
Leading Trainer: J Moore 6 Wins – ABLE ONE (2007 & 2010), XTENSION (2011 & 2012), DAN EXCEL (2013), ABLE FRIEND (2015)
A S Cruz 2 Wins – Bullish Luck (’05 & ’06)
Win % of Favourite: 16.7%
3yo Colts & Geldings: 1 unplaced
3yo Fillies: No starter
Fastest Time in Hong Kong Mile & Champions Mile: 1.32.71 Good Ba Ba (2008 Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Mile)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

REFERENCE

 

The race is now the third leg of the four race Asian Mile Challenge, preceded by the Dubai Duty Free Stakes and followed by the Yasuda Kinen.

 

 

 

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