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  1. News - Hong Kong - RACING

    Jockey Club urged to spend more on research to protect horses

    Posted Nov 24th 2013, 06:12am by Christy Choi

    ... research needed to protect horses' Racing-mad Hong Kong needs to take a more scientific approach to the welfare of its horses, a former Jockey Club vet told the International Animal Welfare ... healthy horses can be horrifically injured during races and how stabling, use of the whip and training methods affected horses in the long-term, Stewart added. Dr Christopher Riggs, the Jockey ...

  2. Comment - Blogs

    The declining state of Hong Kong horse names- and the true meaning of Llaregyb

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 06:31pm by Michael Cox

    ... it “Horse”. Dragon is a snub to the fine lineage of Dragons, from Fat Dragon to Fairy Dragon, to Great Dragon and Gay Dragon. Ambitious, Arrogant, and Handbag – all the Dragons that have raced. On its ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Follow @KemblaCoxy Since we first tackled the declining standard of Hong Kong horse names a little over a year ago, quality has slipped and it seems owners ...

  3. Sport - Racing

    'World-class' Able Friend 'will climb to next level'

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 11:39pm by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com John Moore's stable star will strip a 'very fit' horse for the Champions Mile after warming up for the race by dominating ... the Champions Mile on May 4. I always felt he was a world-class horse, but he had to do that today against the older horses to prove he was up to that level John Moore Set a tricky task in a six-horse ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - MOTOR RACING

    Vettel and Alonso narrow Formula One chase to two-horse race

    Posted Oct 11th 2012, 12:00am by Richard Drew

    ... title a two-horse race. Fernando Alonso arrives in South Korea under intense pressure from Sebastian Vettel. With the German winning in Japan and Alonso not finishing, there's just four ... an athlete kicking off the final bend. The team claim to have made progress in all areas of the car. Team boss Christian Horner certainly feels it's a two-horse race, predicting: "You ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHO SAID IT?

    Who said it?

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 04:12am by STAFF

    ... in Thailand   I'm not a big tweet guy. A 63-year-old guy reading Miley Cyrus' tweets is a little creepy. Move on Jay Leno, who is retiring from the Tonight Show after 22 years   Two horses and a little horse that still needs milk and to learn how to jump. A horse that next season can race Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho on his team, when asked if the English Premier League is a three-horse ...

  6. Sport - Racing - Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

    Top riders in two-horse race

    Posted Oct 07th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Soumillon and Dettori have had poor seasons so far but are on the co-favourites at Longchamp Top riders in two-horse race Racing's two most charismatic ... will have to be at the top of his game to guide Orfevre to Japan's first victory in the race. He got drawn wide in barrier 18 from where only the great Irish horse Alleged has won. However, ...

  7. Sport - Racing

    Dubai-sourced Chengdu meeting gets go-ahead in April

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 09:04pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Wenjiang Meydan Classic- sponsored by Longines and run under the rules of Dubai's Emirates Racing Authority. The Meydan Group press release stated that the horses involved will be returned to the United Arab Emirates afterwards, unlike the horses which competed at Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, last September. That gives the Chengdu event the honour of being the first mainland race meeting ...

  8. Sport - Racing

    Hong Kong features beckon for South African stars

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 11:07pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Horse Of The Year was never headed as he won his 16th race from 22 starts. The horse will now join the Mike De Kock yard and the Champions Mile was placed firmly on his agenda after the win. I've never had a moment's qualm about bringing our horses to race on Tapeta John Moore The Jockey Club's executive director of racing, Bill Nader, said Variety Club had already been ...

  9. News - Asia - NEPAL

    Riders fight for honour in Nepal in the world's highest horse race

    Posted Sep 21st 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Upper Dolpa For 800 years, the Himalayas' best riders have competed in a colourful and brutal horse race Horsemen of the Dolpa vie for honour and glory ... met every 12 years since in the Tibetan Year of the Dragon for a festival in modern-day Nepal centred around the world's highest horse race, although these days they ride for honour ...

  10. Sport - Racing

    From the horse's mouth: SCMP Racing Post on Twitter

    Posted Sep 07th 2012, 01:04pm

    ... Follow scmpRacingPost on Twitter at Sha Tin today as Alan Aitken and Michael Cox bring you all their thoughts and reports from the track to steer you towards a winner with the most up-to-date information- parade yard assessments, market moves and the tips and track trends live on Twitter with scmpRacingPost. Tweets by @SCMPRacingPost       ...




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