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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 with Xtension and pencilled in plans for Royal Ascot and quite possibly a Cox ...

  2. O'Brien puts faith in Mahler

    Posted Nov 06th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... a three-year-old son of brilliant Epsom Derby hero Galileo, who is making a great name for himself as a stallion. A southern hemisphere-bred three-year-old hasn't won the big Flemington two-miler ... and there couldn't be a better time for O'Brien to give fans 'Down Under' a reminder of the kind of trainer he really is. ...

  3. Derby Jackpot game adds excitement to the classic

    Posted Mar 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... excitement for genuine racing fans as we count down to the Classic,' said Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges, the Jockey Club's executive director of racing. 'With such a great heritage, ... of Sha Tin racecourse. The first round will be held after each of races two to five, when the host will announce a question about horse racing. Racegoers can call a designated phone number ...

  4. Dunaden wins closest Melbourne Cup in history

    Posted Nov 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... triumph was tinged with regret for the rider he replaced, Craig Williams, whose dream of a historic Australian racing treble was dashed when a tribunal turned down his bid to appeal against ... the track on Monday and did not know he was racing until after his plane touched down that morning. 'I didn't know if I could ride or not... I was waiting for the judgment,' Lemaire ...

  5. Moore to rest star stayer before Melbourne Cup tilt

    Posted Oct 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... into the Melbourne Cup on November 1. Mighty High led to the 600m mark but folded up quickly and finished second last. 'He scoped fine and doesn't have a problem, so I'll have to put it down to the one week backing up from his previous race,' Moore said. 'He did back up here within a week last season, but perhaps being away from his home environment down there he didn't ...

  6. Dettori lights up the Valley once again

    Posted Dec 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com The world's most charismatic jockey, Frankie Dettori, gave the big crowd a double helping of what it came for at Happy Valley last night as he grinned and star-jumped his way to a third Cathay Pacific International Jockeys' Championship. The fans cheered Dettori's renowned showmanship as he didn't let anyone down with flying dismounts ...

  7. Whole new ball game for ex-NFL star

    Posted Jan 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... really well,' said Freeze coach Guy Williams, whose team narrowly went down 17-16. 'He's a very good runner with the ball and he has nice balance. He played much better than we ... 'But a lot of the skill set is very similar to [American] football. It's just transitioning that into a new game within a new strategy. I got the basic calls down. By actually playing ...

  8. Dragon gets job done despite early scare

    Posted May 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken Both rider and horse got it slightly wrong at different stages of yesterday's Audemars Piguet QE II Cup, but it didn't stop Ambitious Dragon storming to victory and slamming down his awesome credentials as the best horse in town. A roar went up from the crowd when the Tony Millard-trained Ambitious Dragon and Douglas Whyte came out of the 12 barrier two ...

  9. High-riding Mosse can take centre stage at Valley

    Posted Oct 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Still riding high from victory Down Under yesterday, Gerald Mosse can turn a solid book of rides into Jockey Challenge success at Happy Valley today. Mosse reunited with 2010 Melbourne Cup winner Americain at Moonee Valley and confirmed the flashy stayer's favouritism for next week's cup with a dominant win in the Group Two International ...

  10. Little Bridge can make it big in TT

    Posted Dec 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... come down from Group Ones, but this is the leg which will provide the meat to an expected HK$7 million dividend, boosted by a HK$4 million jackpot. The Andreas Schutz-trained Viva Freedom ...




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