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    Forget the International Jockeys' Championship: why not the International Senior Jockeys' Championship?

    Posted Nov 14th 2013, 07:28pm by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Follow @KemblaCoxy The inspired inclusion of ageing American stars of the saddle Gary Stevens and Mike Smith is the story of this year’s International Jockeys’ Championship (IJC), but the forced withdrawal of young bull Joao Moreira could be the catalyst for something even more spectacular. Why not go the whole hog and turn back the clock? Forget ...

  2. Sport - Racing - RACING

    International Jockeys' Championship draw again favours visiting riders

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 10:31pm by Alan Aitken

    ... looks set to continue in the Longines International Jockeys' Championship at Happy Valley on Wednesday after Douglas Whyte, Zac Purton and Keith Yeung Ming-lun drew a grab bag of the good, ... since 2001, when his last ride in Hong Kong, Indubitably Bliss, was nosed out on the line, and he has drawn a good ride in the final leg again in Dual Happy. Video: International Jockeys' ...

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    What we love about HKIR week- and International Jockeys' Championship relationship counselling

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 07:58pm by Michael Cox

    ... Zac Purton Could this be a golden opportunity for the new golden boy and runaway jockeys' championship leader? Purton often mentions how he has achieved what he has without the support ... to love about "international week". WHO NEEDS RELATIONSHIP COUNSELLING WHEN YOU HAVE THE IJC? The International Jockeys’ Championship isn’t just a chance for leading riders to showcase ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - RACING

    Gary Stevens joins the all-star cast at International Jockeys' Championship

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 10:37pm by ANDREW HAWKINS

    ... Champion American jockey Gary Stevens will cap off his remarkable comeback to the saddle when he returns to Hong Kong to ride in next month's Longines International Jockeys' Championship ... a careless riding charge from last night's races. The return of Stevens, however, has been the headline story of the year in international racing, having come back after seven years ...

  5. Sport - Racing

    Hamanaka to take International Jockeys' Championship for Japan

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 09:25pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Hamanaka to take title home for Japan Japan has never won the Longines International Jockeys’ Championship outright, but Suguru Hamanaka has the chance to do it at Happy Valley tonight at just his first appearance. The 24-year-old’s famous countryman Yutaka Take shared victory with Christophe Soumillon in the 2004 edition but he had also ...

  6. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Kerrin McEvoy springs surprise to claim jockeys' championship

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 12:30am by Alan Aitken

    ... surprise to claim jockeys' championship Kerrin McEvoy stunned fans at Happy Valley on Wednesday night to lead all the way in the Longines International Jockeys' Championship as a despised ... riding during the series as did Hamanaka. Video: International Jockeys' Championship Interviews ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - RACING

    British champion Richard Hughes to replace Joao Moreira for Jockeys' Championship

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 10:48am

    ... Alan Aitken Champion British jockey Richard Hughes has been engaged to replace Joao Moreira in the Longines International Jockeys’ Championship at Happy Valley on December 4. Brazilian ... the 24-hour deadline passed on Thursday. His place will now be taken by Hughes, 40, who last week secured his second consecutive British championship and did so as the first rider to win more than 200 ...

  8. Comment - Blogs

    Who will win the Jockeys' Championship? We run the rule over the three contenders

    Posted Nov 18th 2013, 09:12pm by Michael Cox

    ... of missing the biggest day of the year and a chance to defend the International Jockeys’ Championship. But if Moreira is still favourite, we also want odds about either the 13-time defending champion ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Follow @KemblaCoxy If you thought last season’s jockeys’ championship race was good- that knock-down, drag ‘em out stoush between Douglas Whyte and Zac ...

  9. Sport - Racing

    I'm not counting my chickens in jockey's title race, says Whyte

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... an unreasonable task to catch him in the final seven meetings of the jockeys' championship. With 66 races remaining, Whyte stretched his lead to eight with victories on Hypersonic for John Size, ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com South African ace sets Purton a monumental task as he closes in on his 13th jockeys' title I'm not counting my chickens, says cautious Whyte ...

  10. Sport - Racing

    Whyte stretches lead in jockeys' race

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... lead in jockeys' race Four winners for four different trainers at Sha Tin yesterday pushed Douglas Whyte eight clear of Zac Purton, who was winless on the day, with 15 meetings to go. But rather than add any more talk to the already much-discussed jockeys' championship chase, the 12-time title-holder Whyte was focusing on the here-and-now and labelling two of his winners bona ...




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