MUSIR will have one more run before he retires to stud at Coolmore in Australia. Mike de Kock said on Friday that the son of Redoute’s Choice will be pointed at the $HK12 million Hong Kong Champions Mile on 6 May at Sha-Tin racecourse.
Viscount Nelson, QEII Cup. (Andrew Watkins).
Musir’s travelling partner to Hong Kong will be Viscount Nelson, a workmanlike second in the Godolphin Mile on Dubai World Cup night last week.
Viscount Nelson will be aimed at the Audemars Piquet QEII Cup, worth $HK14 million, to be staged on 29 April.
Meawhile Dubai World Cup runner Master Of Hounds, Duty Free runner-up Mutahadee and leading filly Mahbooba will be travelling to the UK for racing campaigns later this year. They will all be given a period of rest before returning to action.