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  1. Sport - Racing

    Millard keeps things fresh with Ambitious Dragon

    Posted Dec 04th 2012, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... keeps things fresh with Ambitious Dragon There will be no sizzling trackwork from Ambitious Dragon this week, according to his handler Tony Millard, who says the trainer's cue is in the rack and his reigning two-time Horse of the Year is ready for a date with destiny in Sunday's Longines Hong Kong Mile. Ambitious Dragon was once known for his stunning morning workouts, ...

  2. Sport - Racing - HONG KONG MILE

    Ambitious Dragon's 'a super champion'

    Posted Dec 10th 2012, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... Dragon's 'a super champion' Two days after a trackwork incident had nearly dashed his chance at a long-awaited date with destiny, Ambitious Dragon thrust himself into the company of the all-time greats, with emotional trainer Tony Millard left to marvel at his horse's toughness and tenacity. After Ambitious Dragon threw a shoe and lacerated skin on his right-hind pastern ...

  3. Sport - Racing

    He's back- 'Arrogant' Ambitious Dragon fires early salvo

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... with something a little sleeker than that as he teamed up with Tony Millard's dual Horse of the Year Ambitious Dragon yesterday to roar into the forefront of international calculations. Ambitious ... on a good look with Ambitious Dragon joining Royal Ascot winning sprinter Little Bridge as his trump cards. While Purton's booking for yesterday's Oriental Watch Sha Tin Trophy ...

  4. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Champ Ambitious Dragon out of luck in Hong Kong Mile barrier draw

    Posted Dec 07th 2012, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... the dragon When Ambitious Dragon's owner, Johnson Lam Pui-hung, peeled back the number 11 at the barrier draw for the HK$20 million Longines Hong Mile yesterday, the audible sigh from onlookers said "advantage Glorious Days"- but there was one important individual who demurred. Ambitious Dragon's conqueror in the Jockey Club Mile was one of the early names out ...

  5. Sport - Racing

    Ambitious Dragon shows who's boss in Hong Kong Mile

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 04:43pm by Noel Prentice

    ... Noel Prentice 'He's a super champion,' says Millard after his stable star overcomes lameness scare Trainer Tony Millard labelled Ambitious Dragon a “super champion” after ... to overhaul the pretender, Glorious Days (Douglas Whyte), and deliver an emphatic statement: “I am the boss”. Another Hong Kong horse, Packing Ok, ran third. Ambitious Dragon was lame yesterday ...

  6. Sport - Racing

    Cutting to the chase

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 03:09pm by Michael Cox

    ... readjustment through corrective surgery. But listening to trainer Tony Millard after the jockey’s exquisite tactical effort on Ambitious Dragon on Sunday, the fact that Purton has remained an entire was key to the ride. "No jockey has ever had the balls to hold on to Ambitious Dragon that long before they pushed the button," he said. So maybe we can leave the gelding operations ...

  7. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Zac Purton to take the reins of Ambitious Dragon

    Posted Oct 07th 2012, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Purton delight as he is handed Dragon's reins In-form jockey Zac Purton will ride Ambitious Dragon when the two-time reigning Horse of the Year returns later this month, giving the Australian first crack at securing the much sought-after ride in the upcoming features. Purton will become the third jockey in as many starts to ride the Tony ...

  8. Sport - Racing - STARS

    Questions still swirl around Ambitious Dragon

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox Questions swirl around Ambitious Dragon Rarely does a two-time reigning Horse of the Year return with as many question marks as Ambitious Dragon, Hong Kong's highest rated ... beyond doubt with a marquee performance, most expected champion sprinter Little Bridge to be given the gong after his fresh-in-the-mind Royal Ascot triumph. Ambitious Dragon will resume ...

  9. Ambitious Dragon's date with destiny

    Posted May 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com He may have passed his peak for this season, but Ambitious Dragon can still make history by winning the Triple Crown in the Standard Chartered Champions & Chater Cup today at Sha Tin. The Stewards' Cup and Gold Cup winner, Ambitious Dragon (Umberto Rispoli) will be the first to complete the Triple Crown in 18 years, only the second ...

  10. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Dragon's QE II misfortune impacts on Akeed Mofeed

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Audemars Piguet QE II Cup was a messy affair and the serious check to Ambitious Dragon had even wider consequences than upsetting his chance. Big-money events from the 2,000m are often bang ... consequence of the interference was Matthew Chadwick's suspension and fine; a second was the immediate abandonment of plans to back Ambitious Dragon up in the Champions Mile this weekend. ...




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