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  1. Size and Moore have season to remember

    Posted Jul 06th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... the 1990s. The benchmark is safe for the moment, however, as the late George Moore claimed the title 11 times before handing the reins to son John at the end of the 1984-85 term. His partnership ... Murray Bell John Size wrested back the premiership which has become almost his personal domain, but the historical high note for the 2007-08 season was his compatriot John Moore becoming ...

  2. Cruz in position to beat Moore's mark

    Posted Jun 12th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Is today the day Tony Cruz claims the last remaining Hong Kong training record that's not already his- George Moore's 25-year-old benchmark of 87 winners? The weight ... this season and has never relented. He and stable rider Felix Coetzee have been racking up winner after winner, and toppling record after record. Moore's benchmark was always considered the one ...

  3. George Moore, giant of HK scene, dies at 84

    Posted Jan 10th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell George Moore, the Australian Hall of Fame jockey who went on to become 11 times champion trainer of Hong Kong, died on Tuesday night in Sydney after several years of ill ... simply succumbed to the effects of old age.' George Moore is remembered as the man who gave Hong Kong racing credibility when it first turned professional in 1972. Coming off a colourful ...

  4. Moore's dreams riding on Mighty High

    Posted Oct 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the legendary George Moore, is widely regarded as the best jockey produced in Australia, but the Caulfield Cup was one of the few big events he failed to claim, and is likewise missing from jockey ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Mighty High is ready to give John Moore one of his best chances to realise the dream of winning a foreign Group One in the A$2.5 million (HK$21 million) ...

  5. Record-breaking Cruz sets sights high

    Posted Jun 19th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Witness and Bullish Luck, but when it came to securing George Moore's 'unbreakable' Hong Kong training record, it was landed by the one of the least-credentialed beasts ... George Moore's record,' an excited Cruz said. 'George was an icon of Hong Kong racing, our champion trainer for many years and I had many great battles as a jockey with his son ...

  6. Tokyo success will complete Moore resume

    Posted Jun 04th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... times Hong Kong champion trainer George Moore didn't make it to the top of his profession by looking backwards. With every achievement accomplished, a new one is created so that the burn ... Murray Bell in Tokyo Joyful Winner has what it takes to help trainer achieve his goal- Group One victory on foreign soil John Moore can complete one of his few remaining unfulfilled career ...

  7. A perfectionist whose legacy is of 'immeasurable significance'

    Posted Jan 10th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Jockey Club chief executive Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges yesterday hailed the George Moore legacy, warmly remembering the greatest trainer of Hong Kong racing's ... the greatness of George Moore as a jockey in Australia and I admired him greatly for having the courage to come to Europe in the late 1960s to prove himself there,' Engelbrecht-Bresges said. ...

  8. Winning is in their blood

    Posted Dec 01st 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Even today, Moore takes very little credit for training 48 winners in his first season and taking the premiership as a rookie. He generously deflects all the credit to his father, George Moore ... a premiership straight away, I'd have been a failure.' The Moores don't know too much about failure. Jockeys who rode against George Moore almost universally say he was the best they rode ...

  9. Cruz and Whyte stay on course for season targets

    Posted Jun 06th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... winners for the season and to the threshold of equalling the one 'unbreakable' record in Hong Kong racing- George Moore's 1980 training mark of 87 winners. The reason it was considered such a safe record, apart from the fact no one has gone near it for 25 years, is that Moore set the benchmark in the era prior to the Jockey Club setting a 60-horse limit on Hong Kong ...

  10. Knowledge of Taipa track is Nunes' secret weapon for interport trophy

    Posted Apr 01st 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... in 1973, was originally foreman to his father, 11-times champion trainer George Moore, while Gary was stable jockey. As a team, they were all but unbeatable in the early part of the Hong Kong ... Murray Bell John Moore has won the early battle of tactics by engaging Brazilian riding ace Manoel Nunes to partner Wealthy in this afternoon's HK$2.3 million Macau-Hong Kong Trophy ...




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