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  1. Sport - Racing

    Roll out the red carpet for Frankie

    Posted Oct 25th 2012, 02:05pm by Michael Cox

    ... a dirt-track victory after box-seating from gate one on St Didar, celebrated with a trademark stand-in-the-irons salute a la his famous Epsom Derby moment on Pour Moi. The tight racing style was new ...

  2. Comment - Blogs

    How racing's lexicon leaves many lost

    Posted Jan 02nd 2014, 07:35pm by Michael Cox

    ... not be too far  from the truth. 2. Once an English gentlemen said to me, “If Black Caviar is so good, why hasn’t she won the Epsom Derby then, hey?” Oh dear. Okay, first of all, a derby is for three-year-olds (except for here in Hong Kong and Singapore, just to confuse you more). The Epsom Derby, England’s most prestigious race, is for colts and fillies (no geldings), and Black Caviar is a mare ...

  3. Sport - Racing

    Farewell Happy Valley, hello Sha Tin dirt racing

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 09:17pm by ANDREW HAWKINS

    ... hope to generate,” said English travel writer (and son of an Epsom Derby-winning jockey) Will Hide. At Happy Valley, the racegoer is right amongst the action, whether you’re in the beer garden ...

  4. Sport - Racing

    Cast of colourful characters all part of Hong Kong's Dubai desert raid

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 06:58pm by Michael Cox

    ... Ruler of The World, winner of last year’s Epsom Derby. Kadyrov will still have Meandre (Sheema Classic) and Dux Scholar (Golden Shaheen) to cheer on and we wouldn’t put it past him to find ...

  5. Sport - Racing

    Hong Kong is the world's racing capital, so where is the Belmont Stakes?

    Posted May 29th 2014, 07:56pm by ANDREW HAWKINS

    ... for Hong Kong punters in the next 10 days – the Prix du Jockey Club from France, the Tokyo Yushun from Japan and even the Macau Derby this weekend, before the Derby at Epsom in England next ... Andrew Hawkins andrew.hawkins@scmp.com Follow @AndrewNJHawkins Will Hong Kong punters be watching Prince Gibraltar this weekend with an eye to next year’s Derby? Or sizing up Red Reveur ...



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