• Wednesday
  • October 1, 2014
  • Last updated: 4:36pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 1701 for anton marcus

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. HK 'too competitive' for Marcus

    Posted Oct 12th 2004, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Changes in the landscape for Hong Kong club jockeys look to have claimed a surprising and high-profile first victim with the decision by South African rider Anton Marcus to depart last night. Though he has had a slow start to the new term, Marcus had returned a personal best 55 winners last season to finish as the fifth-ranked rider in the championship with a high ...

  2. Marcus reaps dividends from Allan's sage advice

    Posted Mar 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Anton Marcus had visions of riding free-running galloper Scintillation quietly in the sixth race yesterday, but those plans were quickly revised after meeting trainer Ivan Allan in the saddling paddock. 'Ivan said to make sure I didn't fight him, and that if he wanted to run, let him flow,' Marcus explained. 'So that was exactly what I did. ...

  3. Marcus shows class on Surveyor

    Posted Jun 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken South African Anton Marcus had a resounding year by any standards and a record one by his own previous efforts and he can add Ride of the Year to everything else he collected. ... night that Anton won on Surveyor at Happy Valley is the ride that has stuck in my head for months, so it must be the ride of the year,' Richards said. 'The horse drew a wide gate ...

  4. Marcus helps Allan and Hill out of doldrums

    Posted Mar 08th 2004, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Jockey brings in Joyful Spirit and Desert Storm for trainers In-form jockey Anton Marcus was at it again yesterday, helping out as former Hong Kong champion trainers Ivan Allan and David Hill as both continued their emergence from a lull. Both trainers have begun to fire in recent weeks and Marcus was in the saddle as Allan's Joyful Spirit won the Kap Shui Mun ...

  5. Marcus ban stands

    Posted May 08th 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell An appeal lodged by Anton Marcus against a five-meeting ban for careless riding, imposed on April 25, was yesterday dismissed by the Jockey Cup appeals panel. The panel also denied a submission by the South African jockey on the severity of the sentence and ordered that the original sentence stand, and that his deposit be forfeited. Marcus will be suspended ...

  6. Marcus to carry SA flag as Club finally puts out red carpet

    Posted Oct 27th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... flag-bearer for the first time. While Douglas Whyte has been a regular at the event, he has ridden under the banner of Hong Kong's champion, but Anton Marcus will appear this year ... to Marcus and Rawiller, the line-up of new jockeys will feature outstanding US-based rider Julien Leparoux, an Eclipse Award-winning apprentice when he rode a record 403 winners in 2006. He has ...

  7. Sport - Racing

    South African flag bearer conspicuous by omission

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... was on the slide and Iraq wasn't yet a war zone. So, yes, a successful campaign. Not. But we did think progress had been made two years ago when Anton Marcus got the call-up- the only jockey ...

  8. Stewards hit Fradd where it hurts most

    Posted Jun 13th 2004, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Sprint Trophy, but he did take out the other junior event with freshly-blinkered Courageousheart (Anton Marcus) to reach 50 wins for the term. Owned in the same interests as Strongheart, which ... the benefit of experience from his first two runs,' said Marcus. 'It was a nice win and he looks a horse who will get longer than 1,400 metres in the future.' ...

  9. Former HK great Marcus proves he's a class act off the track too

    Posted May 17th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... and he's still ridden by my younger brother Anton, so it's still very much in the family,' Marcus explained. 'When a large interest in him was sold, he had to go to Herman Brown ... Murray Bell in Singapore Six years after returning to his native South Africa, Basil Marcus is a man living his dream. He's traded in the silks and saddles for the significantly ...

  10. Moore basks in another Sun-filled day

    Posted Sep 07th 2003, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... this season, that must be it,' beamed Moore, after he combined with South African Anton Marcus to bring home comeback horse Strong Sun in the first race and then followed up three races later ... Marcus was seen to the fore, leading throughout as the Irish-bred gelding spun his form on its head. 'He's a much better horse since he was gelded and Anton, Mosse and work rider ...




SCMP.com Account