Horse Racing
Simulcast and betting arrangements for Eclipse Stakes Day, with jackpot available for Double Trio pool

06/07/2017 14:46

HKJC Horse Race Betting Limited will simulcast six of the Eclipse Stakes Day races from Sandown Racecourse, UK on Saturday, 8 July 2017. Bets will be accepted* for these overseas races. In addition, a jackpot of $153,064 is carried forward to the Double Trio pool.

Tickets sales for Eclipse Stakes Day will be available from 12:00 noon on Friday 7 July.

Race times and betting pools

The first race of the Eclipse Stakes Day will start at 8:20 pm on Saturday 8 July. These overseas races will be scheduled as S1-1 to S1-6. Details of the post time and betting pools are:

Eclipse Stakes Day



Post Time (HK time)

Overseas races

Betting Pools


8:20 pm

3yo 71-90 Handicap




Quinella Place



Quartet & First 4 Merged Pool

Double Trio: S1-3 and S1-4

Treble: S1-4 to S1-6


8:50 pm

Sprint Stakes


9:25 pm

3yo+ Handicap


10:00 pm

Distaff Stakes


10:35 pm

Eclipse Stakes


11:10 pm

Esher Stakes

– All Up as well as Cross Pool All Up betting is available between S1 overseas races, but these bets cannot be combined with bets on local races

– Rebates are not available on bets placed on overseas races

– If there is no winner for the Double Trio, the jackpot generated will be carried forward to the Double Trio pool of next simulcast race day

– The final betting pool arrangement is subject to the final announcement of the Club

Broadcast arrangements

Simulcast races will be broadcast on TV and radio, as well as at Off-Course Betting Branches (OCBBs).  Customers can also review the overseas races at one hour after the running of the race.

Eclipse Stakes Day




8:05 pm until the end of the race

TVB J2 Channel

Cantonese / English

Cable TV Channel 18/ HD 203

Now TV now668 Channel

Racing Touch^

UTV C+ Channel


Off-Course Betting Branches

(except Cheung Chau and Mui Wo branches)

Live commentary 8 minutes before each race

Commercial Radio AM864


Hong King Toolbar

S1 must be indicated for overseas race bets

Customers betting with cash or through Interactive Services** on overseas races should mark the “S1 box” and race number of the overseas race on the ticket or as required by the Interactive Services interfaces.  Those placing bets via Telebet should clearly indicate the overseas race and race number to the operators. Those using the 1886 Telebet Automated Services should input ‘overseas race’ and the race number respectively.

If “S1 box” or “Overseas race” is not indicated as required, any bets placed will be accepted as bets for the corresponding local race.

Odds and starter information for overseas races

The odds and starter information for overseas races will be available at all OCBBs, via Interactive Services, and on the Odds and Information Hotline 1835888.

Start selling time for simulcast races

Tickets sales for Eclipse Stakes Day (S1-1 to S1-6) will be available from 12:00 noon tomorrow (Friday 7 July). Selling hours# for the overseas race are:


Telebet and 1886 Telebet Automated Services

Interactive Services**

Eclipse Stakes Day (S1-1 to S1-6)



12:00 nn to

11:00 pm

12:00 nn to 7:00 am

on the following day

12:00 nn to 7:00 am

on the following day



12:00 nn to

start of S1-6

8:15 am to

the start of S1-6

8:15 am to

the start of S1-6

* All customers must be aged 18 and above


**   Interactive Services supporting the service – Online Betting Service (eWin) , Mobile Betting Service, Mango devices and MangoPRO betting app.  For enquiries, please call 1818.

# Some OCBBs close earlier while business hours of other betting channels may change.  Please visit for updated information.

^ Login with betting account, press ‘Live Streaming’ under Main Menu

Related Website: Eclipse Stakes Day