Sacred Kingdom

Sacred Kingdom (Chinese: 蓮華生輝), (foaled 18 November 2003 in Australia on Kornong Stud) is a Thoroughbred racehorse trained in Hong Kong.[1] His group one success came in the Hong Kong Sprint. His retirement was announced in April 2012.[2]

Sacred Kingdom
Sacred Kingdom 20071209.JPG
SireEncosta De Lago
GrandsireFairy King (USA)
DamCountroom Sweetie
DamsireZeditave
SexGelding
Foaled18 November 2003
CountryAustralia
ColourBay
BreederN.F. Calvert, Est Late A.M. Calvert, Vic
OwnerSin Kang Yuk
TrainerRicky P. F. Yiu
Record36: 17-7-2
EarningsHKD$45,831,144
Major wins
Hong Kong Sprint (2007, 2009)
Chairman's Sprint Prize (2008, 2010)
KrisFlyer International Sprint (2009)
Awards
Hong Kong Champion Sprinter (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)
Hong Kong Most Popular Horse of the Year (2009, 2010)
Hong Kong Horse of the Year (2009-10)
Last updated on 18 March 2011

In Australia he was known as Jumbo Star.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Most Excitement Since Phar Lap". Brian Russell Bloodstock Media Service. Retrieved 2011-03-17.
  2. ^ By AAP Racing 9:56AM 2 APR 2012 (2011-06-02). "HONG KONG Top sprinter Sacred Kingdom retired". Racing Post. Retrieved 2012-04-03.
The Hong Kong Jockey Club – The Most Popular Horse of the Year
Season Winner Nominees
2008/2009 Sacred Kingdom

Collection ; Egyptian Ra ; Good Ba Ba ; Inspiration ; More Bountiful ; Sacred Kingdom ; Sight Winner ; Viva Pataca

2009/2010 Sacred Kingdom

Able One ; Beauty Flash ; Brave Kid ; Collection ; Fellowship ; Good Ba Ba ; Green Birdie ; Happy Zero ; Mr Medici ; Sacred Kingdom ; Super Satin ; Viva Pataca

2010/2011 Ambitious Dragon

Ambitious Dragon ; Beauty Flash ; California Memory ; Captain Sweet ; Flying Blue ; Irian ; King Al Akbar ; Lucky Nine ; Mighty High ; Sacred Kingdom ; Xtension