Racing - Race Detail

Longines Hong Kong Vase
Group 1
HK$ 16,500,000 (*$2,128,500)
2400 Meters on the turf

The information below reflects values submitted by the racing authority prior to the running of this race.
Date:   Sunday, 11 December 2016
Racecourse:   ST Sha Tin - Hong Kong
Prize Money:     Total Value: HK$ 16,500,000

  • HK$ 9,405,000 to the winner
  • HK$ 3,630,000 for second
  • HK$ 1,650,000 for third
  • HK$ 940,500 for fourth
  • HK$ 544,500 for fifth
  • HK$ 330,000 for sixth
Qualification:   3 yo and up, Open
Weight Conditions:   4yo+ males 126 lb (57 kg); 4yo+ females 122 lb (55.25 kg); 3yo males: NH-bred 121 lb (55 kg), SH-bred 111 lb (50.25 kg); 3yo females: NH-bred 117 lb (53 kg), SH-bred 107 lb (48.5 kg). No freelance or apprentice jockey allowance may be claimed. No apprentice, who is entitled to claim 10 lb, will be permitted to ride.
Entry Fee(s):   HK$ 0 - Close: Monday, 24 October 2016
or HK$ 165,000 at the supplementary entry on Monday, 21 November 2016
Forfeit Conditions:   The race will be limited to 14 starters. The HKJC reserves the right, and has the sole authority, to determine the number of runners in the race, after careful consideration of each entry’s overall standing and potential to perform adequately in the race. Consequently, no entry, whether international or local, is guaranteed selection even if fewer than 14 starters are selected. The Selection Panel has the sole authority and discretion in determining the field for the race, and the decision of the Selection Panel shall be final. The Selection Panel will comprise the Executive Director, Racing Business and Operations, and the Head of Handicapping, Race Planning & International Racing.
Special Conditions:   Declaration Date & Fee: 8 December 2016, HK$165,000 + Riding fee HK$2,200
Contact Name:  Anthony B. Kelly      Phone: +852 2966 1190
Contact Email
  For further information, please direct inquiries to the appropriate Racing Authority

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