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Helen Super Star Wins Gr1 Champions & Chater Cup
At Sha Tin racecourse in Hong Kong, 5YO US-bred gelding Hong Kong Super Star (War Front-Black Speck, by Arch) claimed the biggest prize of his career when scoring by a short head for trainer Tony Cruz in the HK$10 million Gr1 Champions & Chater Cup (2400m), over 7YO Irish-bred entire Dominant (Dominant (Cacique-Es Que, by Inchinor) & 4YO Irish-bred gelding Helene Happy Star (Zamindar-Harvest Queen, by Spinning World). Helene Super Star, who previously raced as Lines Of Battle when commencing his career in the UK, took his record to 6 wins (including the Gr2 UAE Derby) and 5 placings (including the Gr1 Hong Kong Gold Cup) from 28 starts for £1,860,735 earnings.