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  1. Ferraris has no doubt Sweet Orange can deliver

    Posted Mar 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... out a free tip for anyone who would listen. 'I've ridden a lot for David Ferraris in South Africa and I'll tell you this: he is an outstanding trainer of these good horses ... or Magnier's brother-in-law, David Wachman. The odd star drops through the cracks, like Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup winner River Dancer, or Queen Mother Memorial Cup winner Super Pistachio, ...

  2. Fired-up Moore ends term with all guns blazing to spoil Cruz party

    Posted Jul 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... for the four trainers based at the Olympic stables, which had been constructed for the equestrian events of the 2008 Beijing Games- David Ferraris, Sean Woods, Andreas Schutz and Michael Chang ...

  3. Ferraris blames club for Vengeance's heavy HK Cup loss

    Posted Dec 14th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Trainer David Ferraris has given Horse of the Year Vengeance Of Rain a clean bill of health after Sunday's Hong Kong Cup failure, but has called the Jockey Club to account for what he called the 'unavoidable circumstances' behind the below-par performance. Vengeance Of Rain finished sixth of seven runners behind Europe's 2007 champion miler, Ramonti, ...

  4. Ferraris feels he has worthy Derby contender

    Posted Jan 08th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Trainers of any horse on a 67 rating don't normally harbour Derby aspirations, less than three months out from the race. But Towering Feeling is no ordinary horse and David Ferraris ... and I think if David steps him up to that distance, he'll travel much more comfortably.' While most pundits were prepared to forgive Towering Feeling for his last-start failure ...

  5. Liberator flies high and proud

    Posted May 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cup at Sha Tin, with a Group One, Horse Of The Year honours and the small matter of HK$3 million in Triple Crown bonus on the line. But, in the grand racecourse tradition of such things, David ... in the final major for the season. 'I told David before the race how I would like to ride Liberator- just to make one move on him, but make it a long move because he stays and if you hold him up, ...

  6. Vengeance Of Rain out for season, says Ferraris

    Posted Feb 20th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... (2,400m) on March 26, but those plans have been abandoned, too. A despondent trainer David Ferraris said last night that, after consulting with the gelding's owners, Vengeance Of Rain's ...

  7. Ferraris in rush to get Vengeance fit in time for Hong Kong Cup

    Posted Sep 14th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell David Ferraris admits that champion Vengeance Of Rain is involved in a race against the clock to get him ready for the Cathay Pacific International Races in December. The reigning Horse of the Year arrived back to Hong Kong last weekend after spelling in New Zealand but will be in quarantine for another 10 days. 'Of course we are very hopeful of running ...

  8. Vengeance cracks top-10 all-time earners

    Posted Apr 04th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... winner of a (North American) record-equalling 16 straight wins in 1995-96 as part of a career that earned HK$78.1 million. Vengeance Of Rain's trainer David Ferraris is still 'on cloud ...

  9. Ferraris believes Vengeance can strike it rich

    Posted Jan 26th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... a big race, this is the time to go,' trainer David Ferraris said. 'He's now a six-year-old and right at his physical peak. There's no point waiting for another year and going ...

  10. Vengeance deserves shot on world stage

    Posted Dec 20th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... trainer David Ferraris has the horse back as good as ever. Vengeance Of Rain has been afforded a rating of 118 by the international panel of handicappers at their end-of-year conference, which ...




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