Topmost Primers; Foremost Elites
The Premier Bowl is one of the pioneering group races of the racing season.
2004-09-09, HSBC announced a three-year sponsorship with HKJC.
From 2004 to 2007 a minimum of 15 races, at least five races in each year, were named the “HSBC Premier Series”.
The Premier titles covered the highest number of races in a series so far under a Jockey Club sponsorship.
|2006-10-29_9||W M Lai||ABSOLUTE CHAMPION||D J Hall||Mr & Mrs Eddie Wong Ming Chak||1.08.10|
|2008-10-26_8||O Doleuze||GREEN BIRDIE||C Fownes||Roger Li Ka Chun||1.08.81|
|2009-10-25_7||K C Leung||INSPIRATION||J Moore||Mr & Mrs Hui Sai Fun||1.09.02|
|2010-10-24_7||Y T Cheng||CERISE CHERRY||D Cruz||James Lau Po Man & Alice Woo Wai See||1.08.71|
|2011-10-30_9||M Du Plessis||RICH UNICORN||J Size||Richard Li Chi Cheung||1.08.82|
|2012-10-28_7||R Fourie||CERISE CHERRY||D Cruz||James Lau Po Man & Alice Woo Wai See||1.08.55|
|2013-10-27_7||J Moreira||STERLING CITY||J Moore||Ling Chiu Shing & Gary Ling Kay Wai||1.09.11|
|2014-10-26_8||Z Purton||AEROVELOCITY||P O’Sullivan||Daniel Yeung Ngai||1.08.70|
|2015-10-25_9||K Teetan||ABLE FRIEND||J Moore||Dr & Mrs Cornel Li Fook Kwan||1.08.35|
|2016-10-23_7||B Prebble||LUCKY BUBBLES||K W Lui||Lucky Syndicate||1.08.29|
HSBC Premier Series took the first-ever title sponsor of the Jockey Club’s Premier Class Races.
It enhanced the Jockey Club’s reputation for top-class racing and its role, at least 5 prominent seasonal races of each year.
Along with years of changes, the Premier Bowl has continued as a tourist attraction and focus for one of Hong Kong’s favorite past times and sporting life.
Acknowledgment to HKJC Racing Registry for offering relevant records.