Horse Racing
Simulcast and betting arrangements for Sprinters Stakes Day

28/09/2018 19:37

HKJC Horse Race Betting Limited will simulcast six races of Sprinters Stakes Day from Nakayama Racecourse, Japan on Sunday 30 September 2018. Bets will be accepted* for these overseas races.

The tickets sales for Sprinters Stakes Day will be available from 1:00 pm on 29 September (Saturday).

Race times and betting pools

Sprinters Stakes Day will start at 12:25 pm on 30 September and these overseas races will be scheduled as S1-1 to S1-6. Details of the post time and betting pools are:

Sprinters Stakes Day
Post Time
(HK time)
Overseas races Betting Pools
S1-1 12:25 pm 3yo and up allowance Win
Quinella Place
Quartet & First 4 Merged Pool
Double Trio: (S1-3 and S1-4)
Treble: (S1-4 to S1-6)
S1-2 12:55 pm 3yo and up allowance
S1-3 1:25 pm Saffron Sho
S1-4 2:00 pm Katsuura Tokubetsu
S1-5 2:40 pm Sprinters Stakes
S1-6 3:25 pm Uchibo 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 Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe Day on 7 October 2018
– 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. 

Sprinters Stakes Day
Time Channels Audio
12:10 pm until the end of the last race TVB J2 Channel Cantonese/English
Cable TV Channels 18 (618) & HD 603
now TV Channels now668 & 630
Racing Touch^
UTV C+ Channel Cantonese
Off-Course Betting Branches
Live commentary 8 minutes before each race Commercial Radio AM864 Cantonese
Hong Kong 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’ 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.

Ticket Sales Arrangement for the Overseas Races

Ticket sales for Sprinters Stakes Day will be available from 1:00 pm on Saturday (29 September). Selling hours# for the overseas races are:

OCBBs# Telebet and 1886 Telebet Automated Services Interactive Services**
1:00 pm to
11:30 pm
1:00 pm to 5:30 am
on the following day
1:00 pm to 5:30 am
on the following day
11:00 am to
start of S1-6
6:45 am to
start of S1-6
6:45 am to
start of S1-6

* All customers must be aged 18 and above. 

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


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