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  1. Cruz hails Flying Colours' progress

    Posted May 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken In the David and Goliath match up of the Lenovo Plate (1,200m) it was popular trainer Derek Cruz who tipped over the 'big shots' with his bargain basement griffin ... pedigree and it was no surprise to Cruz but might have been to any punters using the sales prices as a form guide. The nine runner event included some expensive purchases from the Jockey ...

  2. Angland's dream start gets better

    Posted Oct 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Patrick Allen Tye Angland has continued his winning streak with a strong victory on Flying Colours, which helped cap a double for trainer Derek Cruz. Cruz has supplied Angland with more ... turning for home I knew he would be too strong to the line. All thanks to Derek once again, he's been a great support to me coming here and I'm glad we are getting some winners, it has ...

  3. Thumbs up as racing season off to flying start

    Posted Sep 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Evergreen Joy And Fun was a popular winner of the HKSAR Chief Executive's Cup for Derek Cruz and jockey Brett Doyle, despite his double-figure odds. The eight-year-old has been one of the most ... old self again,' said a delighted Cruz. 'This will be his last season whatever happens, but he'll be trained for the international races in December and then we might take him ...

  4. Trainers happy to saddle up and do their bit for a good cause

    Posted Sep 10th 2007, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Derek Cruz wound up slightly the worse for wear but it was only temporary and he was otherwise a happy man after landing the Jockey Club's inaugural Trainers Ride ... of the winning rider's choice, but yesterday gave every indication it should become a regular feature and more trainers have already indicated they will take part next time. Cruz, 52, was doing ...

  5. Whyte has right book of rides to deliver the goods

    Posted Feb 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chadwick ($8), there is a big drop off to Keith Yeung Ming-lun and Olivier Doleuze at $20. The feature race aside, Whyte has some other top hopes, starting with the Derek Cruz-trained Enjoy ...

  6. Moore mounts plan to give games team a leg-up

    Posted Sep 05th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... of Sunday's opening meeting. Other trainers to ride are Derek Cruz, Denis Yip Chor-hong, Francis Liu Kin-wai, Michael Chang Chun-wai, Ricky Yiu Poon-fai and Me Tsui Yu-sak. ...

  7. HK sprinters flop again at Ascot

    Posted Jun 20th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... was disappointed, the news was potentially worse for the Derek Cruz-trained Joy And Fun after his 13th place. Joy And Fun raced up the stands' side rail where the winner led throughout and was within ... 'There's not much I can say at this stage,' said a dejected Cruz. 'He was sore after the finish and they brought him back in an ambulance. Right now I'm just waiting for some X-rays ...

  8. Rodd and Prebble handed club contracts as they rejoin jockey roster

    Posted May 29th 2004, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... was champion French apprentice last year and winner of 73 races from 900 rides, including a Group Two and Group Three. He recently rode five winners during a short Macau stint. Derek Cruz withdrew his ... Gerald Mosse and Felix Coetzee, will be on retainerships to David Hayes and Tony Cruz, respectively, while Shane Dye has been licensed for only the first part of the season. 'We wanted ...

  9. Short-term policy fuels media frenzy

    Posted Mar 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... trainer, when he commands the best rides from 75 per cent of Hong Kong stables already, is hard to fathom. Derek Cruz was extensively quoted on his intention to retain Olivier Doleuze for the first three months of next season and, if the arrangement was working, to extend it further. Since their dynamic combination two years ago was the forerunner to Cruz's career-best year the season ...

  10. Du Plessis' three-timer a 'real thrill'

    Posted May 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... up four winners in double quick time. Du Plessis opened the bowling by leading throughout on Flying Colours for popular local horseman Derek Cruz in the opener for griffins, and predicts ... at a stage of the season when all the relationships are well formed but I've been working hard and been fortunate to get some strong support from people like Derek and David, and also Peter Ng ...




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