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  1. Comment - Blogs

    A sense of timing, not money, required to buy a piece of Derby glory

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 06:45pm by Michael Cox

    ... highpriced Derby hero Akeed Mofeed – a rumoured US$2 million purchase – had been with Richard Gibson for nearly six months before the big day. The two previous winners before Akeed Mofeed – Fay Fay ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Follow @KemblaCoxy When Designs On Rome – a horse no-one wanted as a yearling – settled down to fight out Sunday’s BMW Hong Kong Derby with Able Friend ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China emerging as a winner in Ukraine crisis

    Posted Apr 19th 2014, 03:17am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial China a winner in Ukraine crisis The agreement to "de-escalate" the crisis in eastern Ukraine may be the best chance to head off a rapid slide into a more worrying ... corporations. Meanwhile, China continues to emerge as a winner across the board from the Ukraine crisis. Putin used the phone-in to hail an all-time high in relations with Beijing, where he is due ...

  3. Sport - Racing

    The big questions as the end of the season approaches

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 06:16pm by Michael Cox

    ... overseas Group One might be the key to clinching the crown. At this point, it is Designs On Rome’s award to lose. If the winner of the Hong Kong Classic Cup and BMW Hong Kong Derby can step out ... and even with a few flat spots along the way they’ve maintained the momentum to sit third and fifth in their respective championships. So’s 37 winners is already better than Richard Gibson’s ...

  4. Sport - Racing

    What's in a name? Why it's vital for foreign trainers and jockeys to get their Chinese names just right in Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 07:58pm by Michael Cox

    ... and heralded as one of the best horseman in the world, a fourth-generation trainer having prepared five German Derby winners in the space of seven years, as well as 2004 World Racing Championship winner Epalo. After reasonable output in his first two seasons, Schutz knocked out two terms of over 40 wins before the change of luck kicked in. The shock transfer of champion miler Good Ba Ba ...

  5. Business - Comment - LAI SEE HOWARD WINN

    Winners of the night

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 01:10am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn The Mines & Money conference ended last night with the awards dinner, which along with the various mining luminaries featured Australian comedian Vince Sorrenti. He's an amusing man, though we are unable to reproduce any of his jokes ...

  6. Sport - Racing

    Putting Purton's performance in perspective

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 07:08pm by Michael Cox

    ... Valley in an early-season Class Three. Fownes’ four-year-old won, Whyte stayed on, and he won again – and in the end a Hong Kong Derby was one of five victories for the season. It was essentially ... but if I can get on a run then Zac has more of a chance of getting on a run, gaining some momentum and keeping it interesting,” Fownes said. “And if he manages to keep riding 12 to 15 winners a month, ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China is right to try to end its bubble addiction

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 01:08pm by ANDY XIE

    ... appreciation of the renminbi against the dollar. The perception of a sure winner enticed a huge amount of hot money to flood into China. The resulting liquidity orgy caused one asset bubble after ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - ON THE RAILS

    Live webcast of top Hong Kong races is just a matter of will

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 11:46pm by Alan Aitken

    ... to being able to webcast highlight-level horseracing to a world eager for it, but obviously that isn't the case on US racing's biggest day (however beloved the Kentucky Derby might be). ... Grammy award winner Toni Braxton singing the national anthem, a legendary rock guitarist, Richie Sambora, playing the call to post, interviews with a world famous celebrity television chef, Bobby ...

  9. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    China Development Bank playing hardball over Rusal loan reform

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 01:13am by Howard Winn

    ... winners We see the Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation has been handing out awards for its fifth so-called Top 10.hk Website Competition. The winners in the Commercial and Non-Commercial ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 04:33am by STAFF

    ... Louis Oosthuizen, Matteo Manassero and two-time champion Thongchai Jaidee from Thailand. Westwood and Oosthuizen arrive fresh from the US Masters. There has never been a Malaysian winner since ...




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