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Rocket Man Silks Ride
Rocket Man
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Rocket Man

Status:
Retired
Owner(s):
Trainer:
Bred:
(AUS) by Dean R. Fleming  - 
Pedigree:
Viscount  -  Macrosa  by  Mcginty
Rating:
 
Rocket Man

What the Horse Racing Nation is saying about Rocket Man...

Trainer Patrick Shaw previews his top chances for the weekend in Singapore, and reviews the condition of Rocket Man, in the below video courtesy of Thoroughmedia. That, and more videos from the day’s trackwork in Singapore. Jane Chapple-Hyam discusses Secret Asset, eighth in the Al Quoz Sprint (G1),...Read More
The report from Kranji on Monday indicated that 2011 Dubai Golden Shaheen (G1) winner Rocket Man was on the edge of possibly not running in the Kris Flyer International Sprint (G1), a race he won a year ago. Rocket Man won the Lion City Cup (G1) on 29 April, his first start since a second [...] Read More
Sunday’s card in Hong Kong is a big one, but a nearly four-hour flight south of there will find the top domestic sprint race in Singapore, the Lion City Cup (G1). Rocket Man, second in the 2012 Dubai Golden Shaheen (G1) returns to defend his title in the race, and faces a top quality field, [...] Read More
ROCKET MAN was denied back-to-back wins in the Golden Shaheen by the Kieren Fallon-partnered Krypton Factor. Last year's winner disputed the lead withearly pacesetter Giant Ryan and was clear of rivals turning for home. But the pace had been strong and as Rocket Man's boosters began to fade Krypton ...Read More
Rocket Man/Sepoy!!
There were few surprises in the draw. MARITIMER, Canada’s juvenile champion, did draw in to the main body of the UAE Derby field after Boby Di Job was not entered. Defending Dubai Golden Shaheen champion Rocket Man drew the rail in his attempt to become the first repeat winner of the race since Call...Read More
Winner today, next stop Dubai ...
Get a first-hand look at the fabulous Hong Kong Cup through the eyes of HRN contributor Matthew Scott.Read More
  • Show All 5 Comments
  • AmbitiousD · Just read that the betting turnover for the races on sunday was $159 million USD. Not too shabby · 860 days ago ·
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  • yukichan · Thank you, I enjoyed your piece and a glimpse of HKC day. It looked like a fabulous day. Interesting that they've tapped into the vast Chinese market. · 860 days ago ·
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i sure rocket man win in hong kong..........:)
Favorites, including mine--stuck breaking from barrier 12-Bated Breath, 13- ROCKET MAN, 14- Sacred Kingdom. Race card for Sunday can be found here: http://www.hkjc.com/english/racing/StartersR5_ST_20111211_E.asp
  • yukichan · BTW--check out how thorough the card is listing veterinary records, exceptional factors, incident reports etc. for each starter. · 864 days ago ·
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2011 Dubai Golden Shaheen (G1) winner Rocket Man continued his local dominance in Singapore with a solid bit of work in his local prep for the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint (G1).  Michael Lee and Craig Brennan have more on the performance, which included an unusual backstretch leap for the so...Read More
18th win in 23rd start 11/11/2011 Singapore (Kranji)
rocket man
Curren Chan, ridden by Kenichi Ikezoe, won the Sprinters Stakes on Sunday afternoon by making a quick turn of foot down the Nakayama stretch. The 4-year-old filly won the grade one 1,200-meter in 1 minute 7.40 seconds on firm ground.Second was, a 1 3/4-length behind the winner, Pas de Trois with ano...Read More
As of Saturday, Rocket Man(AUS) has been installed as the early favorite for the 2011 Sprinters Stakes at odds of 1.6.Dasher Go Go was the second favorite at 5.3 followed by Curren Chan at 11.0.The post time of the grade one Sprinters Stakes will be at 3:40 p.m. on Sunday.Read More
The three foreign entrants in the 16-horse field of the Sprinters Stakes look to be as strong as ever. Rocket Man(AUS) of Singapore, coming into the grade one Sprinters Read More
Rocket Man(AUS) of Singapore arrived Japan on September 18 to race the 2011 Sprinters Stakes at Nakayama October 2. In addition to Rocket Man, Green Birdie(NZ) and Lucky Nine(IRE) will run in the grade one Sprinters S.Read More
TimSmith has me thinking internationally...The jetsetter, Rocket Man off to Japan before heading to Melbourne--and possible meeting with Black Caviar. http://www.racingandsports.com.au/racing/rsNewsArt.asp?NID=215861&story=Rocket_Man_To_Challenge_Black_Caviar_At_Nakayama_And_Flemington
2011 Dubai Golden Shaheen (G1) and KrisFlyer International Sprint (G1) winner Rocket Man will pass on a trip to Australia in favor of preparing for defence of his Dubai title, the Singapore Tutf Club media team reported today.  Trainer Patrick Shaw identified starts in the Sprinters Stakes (G1)...Read More
Rocket Man is to face Black Caviar in the Patinack Farm Classic in Spring? She will give him a run for his money!!!! What is Rocket Mans record?

Rocket Man - Race Results & Past Performances

Date(Descending)
Horse
Fin
Tr
#
Dist.
Sf.
Race
$
Cnd
1st
2nd
3rd
Time
View DetailsView Video03/31/12Rocket Man2ndMey66 fSDubai Golden Shaheen-G1 3+ MKrypton FactorRocket ManLucky Nine1:10.79
View DetailsView Video03/04/12Rocket Man1stKrj106 fSKranji Stakes A 3+ MRocket ManRapido Star Tuxedo Moon1:10.95
View DetailsView Video12/11/11Rocket Man12thSha56 fTHong Kong Sprint-G1 3+ MLucky NineJoy And Fun 1:08.98
View DetailsView Video12/11/11Rocket Man12thSha56 fTHong Kong Sprint-G1 3+ MLucky NineEntrapment 1:08.98
View DetailsView Video11/11/11Rocket Man1stKrj96 fSKranji Stakes A 3+ MRocket ManMerchantDictator1:11.34
View DetailsView Video10/02/11Rocket Man4thNak116 fTSprinters Stakes-G1 3+ MCurren ChanPas De TroisA Shin Virgo1:07.40
View DetailsView Video08/28/11Rocket Man1stKrj96 fSKranji Stakes A 3+ MRocket ManFlying FultonBetter Be The One1:10.63
View Details05/22/11Rocket Man1stKrj106 fTKrisflyer International Sprint -G1 3+ MRocket ManEclair FastpassPerfect Pins1:09.14
View DetailsView Video05/01/11Rocket Man1stKrj96 fTLion City Cup 3+ MRocket ManBetter Be The OneGhozi1:08.85
View Details03/26/11Rocket Man1stMey56 fSDubai Golden Shaheen-G1 3+ MRocket ManEuroearsSunny King1:11.28
View Details12/12/10Rocket Man2ndSha76 fTHong Kong Sprint-G1 3+ MJ J The Jet PlaneRocket ManSacred Kingdom1:08.84
View DetailsView Video03/27/10Rocket Man2ndMey56 fSDubai Golden Shaheen-G1 3+ MKinsale KingRocket ManOne World1:10.89