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  1. Sport - Racing

    Military Attack to run in Dubai World Cup while Blazing Speed heads to Duty Free

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 12:43pm by Alan Aitken

    ... to switch races and tackle the US$10 million Dubai World Cup on March 29 with Horse Of The Year Military Attack. Military Attack had been accepted for the US$5 million Dubai Duty Free prior to his return to top form in the Hong Kong Gold Cup last  month and Moore requested a change to the main event on World Cup night, where he will now join Richard Gibson-trained Akeed Mofeed. Hong Kong ...

  2. Sport - Racing

    Military prepares for Dubai attack after impressive Gold Cup win

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 10:19pm by Alan Aitken

    ... prepares for Dubai attack after Gold Cup win John Moore was chasing a Dubai World Cup start for Military Attack and Akeed Mofeed was left chasing shadows as the match race of the season fizzed into a non-event in the Citibank Hong Kong Gold Cup (2,000m) on Sunday. The reigning Horse Of The Year, Military Attack had been winless for the season but this one he never looked like losing as he gave ...

  3. Sport - Racing

    Friend appears more than Able of avoiding favourites hoodoo in Classic Cup

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 08:57pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Friend is Able to avoid favourites curse The Group One Hong Kong Classic Cup (1,800m) has almost been synonymous with upset results since its inception ... dose of the mucopus that has dogged him so far in this part of the world, that left the Classic Cup thirsty for a frontrunner, and that role might fall to Dr Good Habit (Mirco Demuro) or Tony ...

  4. Sport - Racing

    Classic victory for Designs on Rome as favourite Able Friend upstaged

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 10:08pm by Alan Aitken

    ... for Rome as favourite Friend upstaged Another odds-on chance bit the dust in the Hong Kong Classic Cup (1,800m) as Designs On Rome leapfrogged Able Friend to become the new Derby favourite ... in the Classic Mile and Classic Cup, each time leaving their nearest pursuer distant, in this case another stablemate Secret Sham. And there was no accident to Berry's move around the field ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

    Life's great mysteries- and why Zac doesn't ride for Size, Cruz, and now Moore

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 08:17pm by Michael Cox

    ... speed to push into prominent positions, firstly in last year’s Group One Citibank Hong Kong Gold Cup – the race he has been given the flick for this time around. Moore dished out the ultimate ... Dragon), with Purton climbing back on board for a clutch ride in the Singapore Airlines International Cup. First-up this season Moore admitted Military Attack wasn’t at peak fitness and that 1,600m ...

  6. Sport - Racing

    Lifeline a Super chance for Hong Kong as our horses take on Macau's best

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 08:46pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Teetan) relished the task when he lined up in the Class One Chinese New Year Challenge Cup last time, getting the run of the race with his ability to sit on the speed then proving too strong ...

  7. Sport - Racing

    Moore adds Kabayan to his long list of Derby hopefuls

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 10:11pm by ANDREW HAWKINS

    ... in the straight, but a masterful Joao Moreira ride saw the gelding burst through along the inside and then hold off the late surge of last year's Classic Cup runner-up President Lincoln, who placed ...

  8. Comment - Blogs

    Who has dominated the first half of the racing season?

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 09:18pm by Michael Cox

    ... the field, an opportunistic Purton pounced before straightening with a split-second decision that won him the race. 2. Joao Moreira- Same World- Group Three January Cup When you ride 44 winners from ... and feeling superb on the day. 2. Richard Gibson- Akeed Mofeed- Group One Hong Kong Cup Akeed Mofeed came back from summer holidays looking more like a water buffalo, and so fat he was leaving ...

  9. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Tommy Berry wins QE II Cup just hours after arriving in Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 29th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Australian jockey wins QE II Cup mere hours after arriving in Hong Kong for the first time on a day that had everything at Sha Tin Instant impact as Berry makes history Sha Tin hosted an Audemars Piguet QE II Cup to treasure on a day that had a little of everything from Tommy Berry making history in the main event, to the dodgem carnage behind ...

  10. Sport - Racing

    Military Attack makes surprise move to nab cup

    Posted Jan 10th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Jockey Marwing has his first ride on the John Moore-trained five-year-old and is rewarded Military Attack makes surprise move to nab cup The top-class work in progress that is Military Attack took another step towards hitting the big time with a Group Three January Cup win at Happy Valley last night that surprised his jockey. Weichong Marwing had been ...




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