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  1. Full steam ahead for mighty Pataca

    Posted Nov 17th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Viva Pataca confirmed his status as the highest-rated horse in town with a soft 11/4 lengths win over a gallant Hawkes Bay (Felix Coetzee) in the Group Two event over 2,000 metres. And as far ... Pataca of old would have to be painstakingly smothered away and held up for one late burst, but the late 2008 edition can do whatever Beadman wants. 'I was following Felix [Coetzee ...

  2. Soumillon shows he's one in a million by sticking to his word

    Posted Jan 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... absence, the South African master Felix Coetzee made no mistake. After Horace's Choice had gone on by and looked certain to win inside the last 200m, Coetzee lifted Helene Mascot over the line ...

  3. Whatabob to turn the tables

    Posted Apr 15th 2006, 12:00am by John Bell

    ... ran into severe traffic problems and went to the line completely untested. While that was going on, Stable Mail zipped through on the fence under a brilliant Felix Coetzee ride to claim his ... assignments before returning to the all-weather track to score a comprehensive victory after again being given another gun-ride by Coetzee. He returned to the turf and wasn't disgraced last time ...

  4. Egyptian Ra throws spanner in the works

    Posted Nov 26th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... and jockey Felix Coetzee have a certain chemistry together that makes an outsider wonder why on earth they ever split up their retainership. Cruz loves to train a free-running horse and there's ... attention and the opposition will be getting fearful. What makes Egyptian Ra the 'problem horse' of the Hong Kong Mile is his running style. Or Coetzee's style, depending on where you ...

  5. Egyptian Ra runs rivals ragged, but Good Ba Ba on track for Mile repeat

    Posted Nov 24th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Egyptian Ra took the points, but Good Ba Ba's Hong Kong Mile claims remain very much intact after a sensational ride from Felix Coetzee turned the favourite over ... 'I told Felix I wanted him to go straight to the front,' Cruz said. Coetzee later told of a 'dream ride' as the New Zealand-bred chestnut strolled to the front early ...

  6. Stars of the turf

    Posted Sep 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... term. Derek Cruz has done a great job with this four-year-old and he's been ridden perfectly all along the way by the master, Felix Coetzee. WARRIOR (John Size) One start, one win ...

  7. Moore looks to control the programme

    Posted Feb 19th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Three, Floral Pegasus looks like going straight to the front once again and dominating the race at the hands of Felix Coetzee. An outside barrier draw (14) won't be stopping a horse of his ...

  8. Flamboyant Doleuze puts on a Quality display at trials

    Posted Oct 15th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... of two 1,600m turf trials. Whatabob, ridden by Felix Coetzee, bounced straight to the front and led at a good, even speed. Despite the fact he was racing against higher-profile rivals, ...

  9. Judges spot on as Armada wins battle for top miler award

    Posted Jul 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Pataca took away the consolation of the middle-distance gong. Joy And Fun, trained by Derek Cruz and ridden to five victories by Felix Coetzee, won the award for Champion Griffin. The award ...

  10. Cruz has Egyptian Ra just right for Mile

    Posted Dec 13th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... was that owner Cheng Keung-fai believed he would have greater access to his jockey of choice, Felix Coetzee, at Cruz's stables than he did at Hall's. Cheng, Cruz and Coetzee- the expanded ...




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