Hong Kong Classic Cup

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The Hong Kong Classic Cup is a Group 1 four year old Thoroughbred set weights horse race in Hong Kong, run over a distance of 1800 metres. The first three finishers in this race have priority to run in the Hong Kong Derby, which is the most prestigious race on the domestic racing calendar. The race was known as the Hong Kong Derby Trial until 2010.

Winners since 2006[edit]

Year Winner Age Jockey Trainer
2006 Hello Pretty 4 Gérald Mossé K W Lui
2007 Floral Pegasus 3 Gérald Mossé A S Cruz
2008 Green Birdie 4 Olivier Doleuze C Fownes
2009 Unique Jewellery 4 Olivier Doleuze John Size
2010 King Dancer[1] 4 Gérald Mossé S Woods
2011 Ambitious Dragon 4 Maxime Guyon A T Millard
2012 Zaidan 4 Olivier Doleuze John Moore
2013 It Has To Be You 4 Timothy Clark John Size
2014 Designs On Rome 4 Tommy Berry John Moore
2015 Thunder Fantasy 4 Karis Teetan John Size
2016 Sun Jewellery 4 Ryan Moore John Size
2017 Rapper Dragon 4 Joao Moreira John Moore

1 The 2010 winner King Dancer was later exported to Europe and renamed Uramazin.

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