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  1. Theme songs could jazz up the jockeys' showpiece

    Posted Dec 07th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... not the horses, who were invited way back then. After seven years of the jockeys' invitation events, with underwhelming success, the idea was scrapped as the Hong Kong Jockey Club moved in search ... single jockey to be lucky enough to get all the favourites? Sure, they'd all be propositions to meet the jockeys' agreement but is the night now looking for something more novel ...

  2. Boss to rule roost at Jockeys' champs

    Posted Dec 06th 2005, 12:00am by John Bell

    ... John Bell Australian jockey Glen Boss again looks set for star billing with his three mounts in the Cathay Pacific International Jockeys' Championship, the legs of the triple trio, all having legitimate chances. Boss (pictured), who enjoyed a successful stint in Hong Kong between 1997 and 2000, teams up with the Dennis Yip Chor-hong-trained Oriental in the opening leg, ...

  3. The city of thrills

    Posted Dec 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jockeys' Championship trophy as Douglas Whyte (left) and Howard Cheng look on.; View to thrill- Fans enjoy the night out at Happy Valley on Wednesday during the Jockeys' Championship.; Two ... Dancing to the beat- A traditional dragon dance is performed at Sha Tin racecourse last year to mark the Hong Kong International Race meeting. People from all walks of life will join ...

  4. League of nations

    Posted Dec 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong racegoers will see some of the most famous names in world racing at Happy Valley on Wednesday night at the annual Cathay Pacific International Jockeys' Championship. Five previous series winners will compete for this prestigious title and the $200,000 first prize. In its eighth year, the Cathay Pacific International Jockeys' Championship is a favourite among ...

  5. Lai declared joint winner

    Posted Dec 14th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Leading apprentice Alex Lai Hoi-wing has been declared joint winner of the Emirates International Apprentice Jockeys' Championship, some two weeks after the conclusion of the series, following the disqualification of a winner on a positive swab. After Dubai Racing Club stipendiary stewards amended the placings, Lai gained four extra points to come joint first with 30 points, ...

  6. Diary

    Posted Dec 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Championship. To be fair to all involved, jockeys are randomly allocated their mounts. Tuesday, December 6 Beer Garden at Happy Valley, 3.30pm (open to public). International jockeys' photo call- ... International Jockeys' Championship takes place at Happy Valley Racecourse. The championship features 12 world-class riders who compete in three designated races, earning points according ...


    Posted Dec 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... already won two feature races, on Fokine and Best Gift, and is once again prominent on the jockeys' premiership table. Like Lai, Cheng earned the right to represent Hong Kong in the International Jockeys Championship in 2003. He also won a race on Shanghai Friend at the expense of Aussie champion Damien Oliver and his German counterpart Andrashe Starke. ...

  8. Moore can steal the spotlight at Valley

    Posted Dec 07th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Pacific International Jockeys' Championship night. Moore (pictured) has early market leader Bear Dominance engaged in the third event at Happy Valley, and can come home strongly in the final ... of the Jockeys' Championship, Moore has taken the opportunity to capitalise on the presence of Belgian champion Christophe Soumillon to help ensure Bear Dominance's return to the winning list. ...

  9. Dettori to miss Happy Valley showpiece

    Posted Nov 19th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken The world's most popular jockey, Frankie Dettori, will be missing from the line-up of riders announced yesterday for the Cathay Pacific International Jockeys' ... Al Sheba racecourse in Dubai, Hong Kong's Alex Lai Hoi-wing earned minor points for third place in the first two legs of the Emirates International Apprentice Jockeys Championship ...

  10. High-riding Belgian ace set to show his supremacy

    Posted Dec 07th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Soumillon has a great chance to add another Jockeys' Championship to his credit Christophe Soumillon can add further icing to a magnificent year by collecting the Cathay Pacific International Jockeys' Championship at Happy Valley tonight. Soumillon broke the French record for wins this season on the way to his first championship and collected his share ...




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