Classique Legend to tackle the world after conquering Everest


Boniface Ho with jockey Zac Purton at the Dubai World Cup.

Boniface Ho with jockey Zac Purton on the Dubai World Cup.Credit score:Getty

“We will race him in Dubai, Tokyo and even Royal Ascot, however I hope he could be again in Sydney subsequent yr for The Everest once more.’’

The choice means Classique Legend will go away Les Bridge to enter quarantine in Melbourne on Monday earlier than becoming a member of a Hong Kong steady.

Ho purchased his slot from the Australian Turf Membership in a three-year deal and dedicated to a donation of 5 per cent of The Everest prizemoney, which quantities to $310,000, to the membership’s charity arm, the ATC Basis.

He could not be in Sydney due to COVID-19 restrictions.

“It was actually, actually thrilling,’’ Ho stated.

“There was a number of anticipation and, as soon as the gates had been open, you had been misplaced within the race.

“However when he received a transparent run, I knew he was in there for an opportunity. He has the best end.’’