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  1. Exciting Xtension has his day in the sun

    Posted Apr 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken Even sitting at home in his box yesterday, the Derby winner Ambitious Dragon was an awesome presence as John Moore and Darren Beadman claimed the BMW Champions Mile ... to 1,600m after the Derby was some kind of gamble but he freshened up well and he's done the job. Now we can look to the Queen Anne at Royal Ascot, which he has already been entered for, ...

  2. Impressive Hear The Roar worth shouting about

    Posted Feb 18th 2011, 12:00am by Phillip Woo

    ... with four starts under his belt from Britain, where he was a second-up winner at Goodwood over a mile and twice second- once over the 1,704m at Epsom and another over the 2,019m on soft ground at Yarmouth. Hear The Roar is a son of High Chaparral, a high-grade performer with six Group One wins, including the Epsom Derby, Irish Derby, Champion Stakes and two Breeders' Cup Turfs. He has ...

  3. Beadman sets sizzling pace despite late start

    Posted Oct 15th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... in the straight, he's really left them for dead.' For Beadman, winning on Yankee was no new experience as the well-bred son of 1990 Epsom Derby hero Quest For Fame was formerly an inmate at Bob ...

  4. Beadman forced to miss the HK Derby

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Darren Beadman has been forced into an unaccustomed spectator role for the Derby season after being told he will not be able to ride again until mid-April ... especially the Derby,' Beadman said. 'But I can't fly anywhere else because of the air pressure in the plane cabin, so I'll just be stuck here having to watch them from ...

  5. Jacobee to lay down his powerful Derby credentials

    Posted Dec 27th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken There is a lot more water to flow under the Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby bridge yet, but the John Moore-trained Jacobee has all the early momentum towards the race and should ... cannot answer the questions about his stamina. Arrayed against him is another Derby-bound four-year-old in Handsome Zulu, placed at 2,400m in the New Zealand Derby at three, and a four-handed ...

  6. Smart Giant is the real deal, enthuses Moore

    Posted Oct 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Michael Cox Trainer John Moore proclaimed Smart Giant as 'the real deal' after another dominant win, but said he would be charting a patient path to next year's Derby ... to be the finished product. 'Every race he is getting better and better. There are a few more steps to go before he is the finished product and then we've got a serious horse for the Derby. What ...

  7. Promising Packing Ok back on right path after Moore works his magic

    Posted Apr 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken The John Moore-trained Packing Ok is back on track after losing his way in the hustle and bustle of a potential Derby campaign earlier in the season and landed himself a shot ... the way he won his first start at Sha Tin, we thought he was a Derby horse,' Beadman said. 'But he did need some ratings points if he was going to get there and it became hard to keep ...

  8. Amore can make light work of weight rise

    Posted Dec 18th 2009, 12:00am by Phillip Woo

    ... Phillip Woo Trainer John Moore has loads of talent in his stable and youngster Lucky Amore, who joined that growing list following his smart victory last start, is a strong chance in the middle leg of tomorrow's Triple Trio. Racing out of the same silks made famous by his 2003 Hong Kong Mile and 2004 Derby-winning sire Lucky Owners, Lucky Amore did plenty wrong in his debut ...

  9. Trebles up for Cheng as local jockeys give big-name expats a bloody nose

    Posted Oct 09th 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... be a better horse. The owners would love to have a Derby runner so that's the way we'll aim but obviously from a 73 rating tonight there's a long way to go.' Trainers Tony Millard ...

  10. Little Dreams can make a big impact

    Posted Sep 18th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... for Little Dreams (Darren Beadman) at one of the former should let Moore know if he is going to measure up to the latter. The four-year-old is still a maiden locally after arriving with Derby ...




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