Hong Kong Classic Mile

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The Hong Kong Classic Mile is a Group 1 four year old set weights Thoroughbred horse race in Hong Kong, run over a distance of 1600 metres. It was originally a Group 3 race and was the traditional lead-up race for the Hong Kong Derby. In the season of 1999/2000, this race was upgraded to domestic Group 1 status. Now, it is the first of the three major races for the Hong Kong classic generation.


Year Winner Age Jockey Trainer
1980 Super Plentiful Tony Cruz C L Ng
1981 Gilgit G W Moore G Moore
1983 Gay Eighty B Taylor T C Cheng
1983 Silver Surf Pat Eddery B Hutchison
1985 Gay Hundred Brent Thomson T C Cheng
1986 Distinction G W Moore G Moore
1987 Gold Belt Willie Ryan P C Kan
1988 Royal Sovereign P Leyshan G Smyth
1989 Gerrnas Tony Cruz H F Lam
1990 Zaitech Walter Swinburn P C Kan
1991 Greenmail N Barker J Moore
1992 Sound Print M Kinane P C Kan
1993 Happy Guy Tony Cruz P C Kan
1994 Sterling Town Lester Piggott Ivan Allan
1995 Bogie's Pride D Holland P H Chan
1996 Mr Vitality Basil Marcus Ivan Allan
1997 Smart Kid P Strydom S T Wong
1998 Johan Cruyff E Legrix P Biancone
1999 Resfa Basil Marcus D A Hayes
2000 Industrialist K H Ting P C Kan
2001 Charming City 4 Shane Dye
2002 Olympic Express 4 W C Marwing Ivan Allan
2003 Self Flit 4 W M Lai Ivan Allan
2004 Tiber 4 Douglas Whyte John Moore
2005 Scintillation 4 Gérald Mossé C S Shum
2006 Sunny Sing 4 E Saint-Martin John Moore
2007 Floral Pegasus 3 Gérald Mossé Tony Cruz
2008 Helene Mascot 4 F Coetzee Tony Cruz
2009 Thumbs Up 4 Christophe Soumillon C S Shum
2010 Beauty Flash 4 Christophe Soumillon Tony Cruz
2011 Lucky Nine 4 Brett Prebble C Fownes
2012 Sweet Orange 4 W C Marwing D E Ferraris
2013 Gold-Fun 4 Douglas Whyte Richard Gibson
2014 Able Friend 4 Joao Moreira John Moore
2015 Beauty Only 4 Neil Callan Tony Cruz
2016 Sun Jewellery 4 Ryan Moore John Size
2017 Rapper Dragon 4 Joao Moreira John Moore
2018 Nothingilikemore 4 Joao Moreira John Size

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