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  1. Coetzee banned for weighing in light

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

    ... Murray Bell Every jockey and trainer's worst nightmare came true for Dennis Yip Chor-hong and Felix Coetzee at Sha Tin yesterday, when a horse weighed in light following the fourth race and had to be disqualified. Village Kid, well backed at $81 (for $10), worked home late to gain third place behind Mega Bullet in the Panasonic Workio Handicap but when Coetzee went ...

  2. Danesis proves highlight of big day for Coetzee

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

    ... Murray Bell Felix Coetzee finished his Sha Tin season with a flourish, landing a powerful three-timer that included the breakthrough win of a long-time loser and capturing a HK$1 million ... and it was Coetzee's understanding of the big stallion that made the difference in a pace-related race. Danesis is the source of a lot of pride for the men behind the Hong Kong International Sale, not only ...

  3. Strydom finally ready to turn back the clock

    Posted Jan 05th 2011, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... as the equal of any of the great jockeys produced in his homeland- a production line that has included Douglas Whyte, Felix Coetzee and Basil Marcus among the many brilliant horsemen who have played ...

  4. Punters fancy Coetzee's chances

    Posted Sep 28th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Astute punters saw the value offered about champion South African horseman Felix Coetzee on first markets last night and quickly made him the best-backed contender for today's Jockey Challenge. Coetzee may be lighter on numbers, having just six rides compared to Douglas Whyte's full book of 10 or Brett Prebble's nine, but he may get the points ...

  5. Size sizzles at city track thanks to Whyte magic

    Posted Dec 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... shown he's a very good Valley horse over the short distances and next time going into class two with the lightweight I think he'll be very competitive again.' Tony Cruz and Felix Coetzee combined with a victory aboard miracle horse El Zonda, who has put a truckload of injury quirks behind him to become a high-grade Valley sprinter. 'When El Zonda first got here he had ...

  6. Brilliant Coetzee shows the way with Sanbenito

    Posted Feb 06th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Brilliant South African rider Felix Coetzee proved that an ounce of ability is worth pounds in weight when he stormed home to win the last on Sanbenito. The C-Team had a quiet day overall but trainer Tony Cruz and stable rider Coetzee [pictured] provided a winning last race favourite in Sanbenito to send punters into the Year of the Rooster happy and well-funded ...

  7. Stewards take it 'easy' on doubly careless Coetzee

    Posted Dec 18th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell The exemplary disciplinary record of Felix Coetzee lost a bit of its lustre, superficially at least, after stewards charged him with two counts of careless riding in one race ... Horse was hanging was not sufficient to clear Coetzee. 'The particulars of the charge were that Felix Coetzee failed to take sufficient measures to prevent his mount from shifting ...

  8. Double has Coetzee smiling despite ban

    Posted May 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken It was a sweet day turned slightly sour by the finish but Felix Coetzee's mind was on the bigger picture after a suspension and fine for his ride on highly-promising Joy ... horse in Packing Winner and Coetzee and trainer Derek Cruz were contemplating something bigger than Class Three Swaine Cup, 1,600m. 'He's a machine and he's going to be better ...

  9. Saint-Martin's three-day ban held over

    Posted Mar 27th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Win Hunter (Felix Coetzee) to score in the class five later in the day. Don Felipe has been threatening to win a race all season and finally made good on the threat yesterday but Hill believes ... he'll be able to get a little bit further than today's 1,400m. Certainly a mile.' As for Win Hunter, it was the continuation of a happy association between the stable and Coetzee, who ...

  10. Coetzee not surprised at Carrizo's winning form

    Posted Nov 13th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Punters may have been taken by surprise with the brilliant win of Carrizo Creek in the Ma Win Handicap, but the least surprised man at Sha Tin was jockey Felix Coetzee. Carrizo ... in Class Three. 'That was exactly the way he went in his last barrier trial,' Coetzee said. 'Honestly, in the trial, I couldn't hold him slow enough. He was almost taking me up ...




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