Full Of Beauty made it five wins on the bounce in Hong Kong on Sunday with a three-quarter-length success in the Class 2 Ambitious Dragon Handicap (1200m) for trainer John Size.
Two weeks, four meetings and 22 rides into his Hong Kong experience, Regan Bayliss is hungry for a first win – a first placing, in fact – but on Sunday (10 March) at Sha Tin the young Australian has a book of rides that suggests he is at least doing things right.
Australian horses are set to resume competing at major Hong Kong meetings with the near-18-month quarantine deadlock between the two countries set to end.
Young Callan Murray’s rise to the top of the racing world has been nothing short of meteoric, but it was ironically a sudden and most unexpected slump that has made him a “better person”.
Hong Kong racing’s fan favourite Pakistan Star is on the move, with the horse’s owner Kerm Din set to transfer the dual Group 1 winner from the stables of Tony Cruz to Paul O’Sullivan this week.