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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - ON THE RAILS

    Surface too hard? It's that time of year

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Millard not having been able to barrier trial Ambitious Dragon in the lead up to the Sha Tin Trophy, and then there was the track surface itself. In fairness, Millard said after Ambitious Dragon's win that he had "been able to do everything we wanted to with the horse" and was not making a hue and cry about the matter. Ambitious Dragon, as a 120-plus rated horse, had ...

  2. Sport - Racing - ON THE RAILS

    Akeed's low-rated Derby victory is a blessing in disguise

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... to injury or are retired to stud, as Lucky Owners was in 2004, seem to fall into only two groups. There are the Viva Patacas, Vengeance Of Rains, Ambitious Dragons, among others- legitimate Group ... was the first to change that and Ambitious Dragon carried on the good work, but they are still the only ones to have won the open Group One coming off their Derby. In the unique scenario ...

  3. Sport - Racing - ON THE RAILS

    All-conquering Hong Kong needs to flex muscles in new frontiers

    Posted May 20th 2014, 09:31pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Time to spread wings and chase ambitious new targets after unprecedented success in Group One races abroad and at home HK heroes need to flex their muscles ... you'd still rather line up against US turf horses. Michael Chang Chun-wai is rather more ambitious with his idea to take Rich Tapestry to the Breeders' Cup Sprint- the one on dirt ...

  4. Sport - Racing - ON THE RAILS

    Jockey Club's change in quotas for new horses is a step backwards

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... unraced. Previously raced horses are an important part of the scene. Many of our best have been PPs, though PPGs like Fairy King Prawn, Electronic Unicorn, Silent Witness and Ambitious Dragon etc ...

  5. Sport - Racing - ON THE RAILS

    Joao Moreira just magic for favourite backers

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 10:26pm by Alan Aitken

    ... higher at 38 from the last 100 favourites. And reading colleague Michael Cox's "Happy Lucky Dragon Win" blog on the pre-Moreira and post-Moreira differences this season made us ...

  6. Sport - Racing - ON THE RAILS

    Is it time to bring back twilight Sunday meetings?

    Posted Jun 05th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... standard fare at Sha Tin was Bobo Dragon. It seems remarkable that he ran around at 50-1 in his debut run in Class Four, because the Bobo Dragon we are seeing now- admittedly since blinkers went ... Dragon, is every bit as good on the evidence of Sunday's win. Zac Purton said Bobo Dragon was empty on the line but, if he hadn't been, then he was Silent Witness. Even on a track ...

  7. Sport - Racing - ON THE RAILS

    A classic case of confusing the Hong Kong Derby picture

    Posted Feb 20th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... two of the three races in their year- Floral Pegasus, Helene Mascot and Ambitious Dragon- and four years of double-figure odds-winners in the Classic Cup have now been followed ...

  8. Sport - Racing - ON THE RAILS

    Was Hohhot meeting the dawn of a new era or a new era of false dawns?

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Hohhot: dawn of new era or a new era of false dawns? Our newspaper readers should definitely make sure they have a gander at colleague Michael Cox's Happy Lucky Dragon Win blog at scmp.com- it's a blog so it doesn't, by definition, appear in the paper- to get a flavour of 'the race meeting to save the world' in Hohhot, ...

  9. Sport - Racing - ON THE RAILS

    Purton dares, and Purton wins

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... forward, and he has a number waiting in the wings as well. Throw in Sea Dragon and there is another fistful of winners in waiting for Whyte from the Size yard, and he is chipping away ...



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