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  1. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Trainer happy with Glorious draw, but is tempered by last year's memories

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 10:59pm by Alan Aitken

    ... is looking for his sixth straight win over the distance after landing the NHK Cup against his own age at Fuchu last start. But there are also forward runners in Red Spada (gate two), Curren Black ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - RACING

    Mr Gnocchi: first pasta the post?

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 04:32am by LO WEI

    ... runs a private clinic in Central. If Mr Gnocchi clinches the title, Tsoi will become only the second racehorse owner in Hong Kong to have two Derby champions in traceable records dating back ...

  3. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Owner David Boehm turns lucky break into lasting Hong Kong legacy

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 10:07pm by Michael Cox

    ... Excel will sport Boehm's distinctive black and white striped silks in the two features- the BMW Hong Kong Derby (2,000m) and the Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup (1,400m) respectively. He ...

  4. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Osteoporosis, dehydration, kidney stones, starvation: how Hong Kong's jockeys are punishing their bodies to make the weight

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:26pm by Michael Cox

    ... before raceday. In the old days diuretics were allowed and a brutal combination of black coffee, cigarettes and lengthy stints in the sauna stripped off the excess pounds. While most sports have ...

  5. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Caspar Fownes hopes Packing Whiz can fulfil promise in Stewards' Cup

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 10:40pm by AA

    ... Black Caviar and Treve. "This return to our record high after a transition period last year following the retirement of some of our stars confirms the talent we have here makes us ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - RACING

    Jockey Club urged to spend more on research to protect horses

    Posted Nov 24th 2013, 06:12am by Christy Choi

    ... Club's head of veterinary clinical services, said: "It's frustrating that the science can't yet detect small areas of stress on the bone that could lead to a catastrophic ...

  7. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Hong Kong's top horses prepare to take on the world's finest

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 11:28pm by AA

    ... time after her six Group One wins and a second to Black Caviar, which made her more famous around the world than the rest of her career. She was nearly the party pooper for the unbeaten one ...

  8. Sport - Racing - RACING

    A dream match-up worth arguing over

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 05:16pm by Michael Cox

    ... Group Ones - and carrying a 12 from 19 record of her own. She came closest to beating Black Caviar in a dramatic 2012 Diamond Jubilee. Another mare trained by Head’s little sister Criquette ...

  9. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Zeroing in on the unfortunate few

    Posted Sep 26th 2013, 07:27pm by Michael Cox

    ... trainers and jockeys anxiously wait for that next winner’s cheque, and try to keep their cool, it might pay for punters to maintain perspective and look beyond the black-and-white results when ...

  10. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Banished for re-education in a (corn) field of dreams

    Posted Sep 24th 2013, 01:06pm by Michael Cox

    ... in the ‘73 Belmont Stakes. You didn’t need to be at the winning post – you got to see the finishing order at the 200m mark anyway. Any racing journalist worth his black book and binoculars would have ...




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