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  1. Sport - Racing

    Divine Ten proves he is no one-trick pony with a trial around a turn

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 07:31pm by Michael Cox

    ... manifested in unruly racing manners- and his trial on Tuesday showed he will be a force to be reckoned with over 1,200m. The son of Holy Roman Emperor has risen to a rating of 87 and another solid ... racing both inside and outside of horses- even relaxing nicely back on the fence in a 1,200m trial before his first start. In another 1,200m heat on Tuesday Joao Moreira jumped Divine Ten right ...

  2. Sport - Racing

    Say hello to My Little Friend- he's a gun

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 08:26pm by Michael Cox

    ... trial on the all-weather track at Sha Tin yesterday and looks set to break his maiden next time out. My Little Friend was beaten a neck last start by Class One-bound speedster Divine Ten- ... Demon Demon has sucked plenty of punters in previously with flashy trial efforts and consistent raceday performances, but he is yet to win in 21 local starts. Surely with a rating now at an all ...

  3. Sport - Racing

    We had to play it safe, says Jockey Club on 'erratic track'

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:49pm by Alan Aitken

    ... affecting the ground. "It's faster out there because of the trials. We are running more grass trials than ever, so that part of the track against the outside rail is used more and has ... trials a month, we are running them more often now." Angland wasn't aware of the science behind it, or that the extra watering had taken place, but said he had heard the Jockey ...

  4. Glorious trial puts rivals on notice

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... an ominous warning to his next rivals by showing off his devastating turn of foot in a Sha Tin trial on Friday. The John Size-trained star was four from four going into his set-weights clash ... the five-year-old to maintain some fitness. He didn't show much on Friday- but he rarely does in trials- but he did jump well and idled along in third for Zac Purton. D-day is approaching for former ...

  5. Bear Hero shows he is ready for business with a dazzling trial

    Posted Dec 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Shiham Ramiz shiham.ramiz@scmp.com Talented Bear Hero made his first appearance at Sha Tin since his disastrous trip Down Under with a smashing trial performance on the all-weather track yesterday. The son of General Nediym was unable to match strides with some hot company in the Group One Coolmore Stud Stakes (1,200m) at Flemington on October 29, but there was an explanation ...

  6. Comment - Blogs

    'Wacky Races' makes its way to Sha Tin

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 06:52pm by Michael Cox

    ... cited an increase in turf trials as a contributing factor and it’s hard to have less of them when we already have as many as 14 horses in some heats. Colleague Alan Aitken suggested the starting ...

  7. Derby-bound Super Satin turns on power in trials

    Posted Feb 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... but the trainer blew any cobwebs out of his galloper at the barrier trials yesterday. Super Satin was given a good shake up by Douglas Whyte before finishing fourth behind higher-rated Regency Dragon, who ... up to the mark when he steps out next Tuesday in the Derby Trial (1,800m) at Sha Tin. The Danehill Dancer gelding finished second to talented Algarve when resuming this season, but has since ...

  8. In-form Man and Hall fire warning shots at trials

    Posted Dec 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... their gallopers produced strong showings at the barrier trials at Sha Tin. Man took out heat two (800m) yesterday morning when promising newcomer Flashing Guy, an unraced three year old from New Zealand, ... enormous benefit from the workout and will be a formidable player when he steps out under race conditions. Hall dominated the only dirt trial at Sha Tin last Friday with encouraging displays from ...

  9. Hayes' Ain't Here puts in a dazzling trial effort

    Posted Feb 05th 2005, 12:00am by Clint Hutchison

    ... Clint Hutchison It was no surprise to see David Hayes win the only all-weather trial at Sha Tin yesterday with classy Ain't Here. It was a good piece of work from the International Cup Trial winner, who settled in mid-field and then extended impressively in the home straight. Francis Lui Kin-wai-trained Summerville Power finished second and he continues to impress in his ...

  10. Thistle King shows his prowess in busy trials

    Posted May 01st 2005, 12:00am by Clint Hutchison

    ... Clint Hutchison Trackwatchers had a field day at Sha Tin on Tuesday with five barrier trials and few of the unraced gallopers showed how well they have progressed. John Size and Douglas ... for the champion jockey and displayed marked improvement from his trial on April 19. Thistle King is heading in the right direction and Size has plenty to look forward for the future. There was plenty ...




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