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21 11, 2019

Joao Moreira’s pain is Regan Bayliss’ gain, picking up Champion’s Way ride at Sha Tin

By | 2019-11-21T09:25:25+00:00 November 21st, 2019|Sport|Comments Off on Joao Moreira’s pain is Regan Bayliss’ gain, picking up Champion’s Way ride at Sha Tin

Championship leader Joao Moreira’s pain is set to be Regan Bayliss’ gain with the young Australian jockey picking up the ride on Champion’s Way thanks to suspension.The Magic Man will miss Saturday’s Sha Tin meeting after being rubbed out by stewards f...

21 11, 2019

HKIR: Timing of Magical disappearing act raises serious questions

By | 2019-11-21T08:50:28+00:00 November 21st, 2019|Sport|Comments Off on HKIR: Timing of Magical disappearing act raises serious questions

Addressing your thoughts, questions and statements about Hong Kong racing. Have something to say? Send a tweet to @SCMPRacingPost.Magical has been withdrawn from the Longines Hong Kong Cup – @tommentatornzIt almost seemed too good to be true and, in th...

20 11, 2019

Mark McCall will not stand in the way of Saracens stars playing for England

By | 2019-11-20T22:25:00+00:00 November 20th, 2019|Sport|Comments Off on Mark McCall will not stand in the way of Saracens stars playing for England

Eddie Jones expressed his concerns about Sarries players choosing to prioritise Premiership survival over representing their country.

20 11, 2019

Vincent Ho doubles up at Happy Valley to secure the final International Jockeys’ Championship slot

By | 2019-11-20T15:14:21+00:00 November 20th, 2019|Sport|Comments Off on Vincent Ho doubles up at Happy Valley to secure the final International Jockeys’ Championship slot

It would have required a miracle for Vincent Ho Chak-yiu to miss out on a spot in the International Jockeys’ Championship, but the leading local rider took chance out of the equation with a double at Happy Valley on Wednesday night.Ho held a five-win b...

20 11, 2019

HKIR: Exultant to take on might of Japan and European stars in bid for second Hong Kong Vase

By | 2019-11-20T14:14:18+00:00 November 20th, 2019|Sport|Comments Off on HKIR: Exultant to take on might of Japan and European stars in bid for second Hong Kong Vase

Star stayer Exultant will have to hold off the staying might of Japan and Europe if he is to claim back-to-back Group One Hong Kong Vase’s (2,400m) next month.The Tony Cruz-trained five-year-old is one of just three Hong Kong entries in the race with c...

19 11, 2019

‘It was my fault’ – Ireland captain blames himself for Denmark’s crucial goal

By | 2019-11-19T08:31:00+00:00 November 19th, 2019|Sport|Comments Off on ‘It was my fault’ – Ireland captain blames himself for Denmark’s crucial goal

Denmark's Martin Braithwaite edged between Duffy and Matt Doherty with 17 minutes remaining of Monday's qualifier to stab a volley beyond his former Middlesbrough team-mate Darren Randolph in the Irish goal.

19 11, 2019

‘It is sickening’ – Ireland rue lack of firepower as Danes progress to Euro 2020

By | 2019-11-19T07:20:00+00:00 November 19th, 2019|Sport|Comments Off on ‘It is sickening’ – Ireland rue lack of firepower as Danes progress to Euro 2020

While the Wolves man grabbed his first international goal five minutes from full-time to cancel out Martin Braithwaite’s breakthrough 12 minutes earlier, the 1-1 draw sent Denmark into the finals at Ireland’s expense.

18 11, 2019

World Cup 2022: Hong Kong vs Cambodia – Mixu Paatelainen hoping for goals from improving Hong Kong side

By | 2019-11-18T12:58:30+00:00 November 18th, 2019|Sport|Comments Off on World Cup 2022: Hong Kong vs Cambodia – Mixu Paatelainen hoping for goals from improving Hong Kong side

Hong Kong’s qualifying campaign began with a frustrating draw away to Cambodia on the first match day in what was Mixu Paatelainen’s first competitive game in charge. Both sides will be looking to move past that result when they renew acquaintances on ...

18 11, 2019

‘Iranian Hulk’ to fight in Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship on ‘USA vs Iran: World War III’ card next year

By | 2019-11-18T09:17:38+00:00 November 18th, 2019|Sport|Comments Off on ‘Iranian Hulk’ to fight in Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship on ‘USA vs Iran: World War III’ card next year

Man-mountain and Instagram sensation the “Iranian Hulk” is set for his combat sports debut in Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) next year. The promotion announced the news after its Saturday event, and while there is no official date or oppone...

17 11, 2019

Understrength Neptune rally to sink DCU Saints

By | 2019-11-17T22:02:00+00:00 November 17th, 2019|Sport|Comments Off on Understrength Neptune rally to sink DCU Saints

A tremendous late rally by a depleted Coughlan C&S Neptune side secured them maximum points (80-74) over DCU Saints following a titanic battle at the DCU Complex on Saturday.