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  1. Sport - Racing - BLACK BOOK

    Avenue shows again that glory isn't too far away

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 09:54pm by Alan Aitken

    ... and the handicapping staff at the Jockey Club only helped him further when he was dropped another two points on Thursday. Another horse with something to offer despite having risen to the top of Class Three ...

  2. Sport - Racing - BLACK BOOK

    Everything's coming up roses for Floral Man

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 09:46pm by Alan Aitken

    ... at Class Five on Sunday suggested his next win is within sight. Most of Sunday's race were moderately run affairs but the Class Five swung the other way, with the unusual sight of top jockeys ... starts, the six-year-old is no shoo-in at any time but over his preferred 1,400m course, he looks to have a Class Five in his sights shortly. In the Class Two sprint, most eyes were on Teofilo ...

  3. Sport - Racing - BLACK BOOK

    Owner mates catch eye with barnstorming runs

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 11:10pm by Alan Aitken

    ... on the front end- not unusual on the A course- as the leaders crawled down the straight, but Pleasure Gains held on to win. Perhaps the jockeys did not want to damage the new track, but tempos were ...

  4. Sport - Racing - BLACK BOOK

    Mile the required Journey for Kiwi import Happy

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 09:33am by Alan Aitken

    ... the line strongly behind Domineer for fourth at just his second run in Hong Kong and his first for this season. Happy Journey has been lightly tried over sprint distances only here, but he had ...

  5. Sport - Racing - BLACK BOOK

    Forever Accurate not far from hitting the mark

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 10:04pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Club Life went around the outside fence in finishing second, although perhaps that was preferable in the race shape to being in amongst horses and getting knocked over. Connections of Good Good ...

  6. Sport - Racing - BLACK BOOK

    Ferraris' Tree to Rock on either surface soon

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 09:49pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Rock The Tree had nothing in his favour regarding the tempo when the winner was able to dictate a moderate pace in the lead then sprint home hard. He has now had three tries on the dirt ...

  7. Sport - Racing - BLACK BOOK

    Soul Achiever set to go higher after impressive return

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 10:06pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Sledge Hammer looked like he had run into the wrong end of one of those tools before finishing third in the Class Five dirt sprint. It took Sledge Hammer a long time and a drop to the cellar ...

  8. Sport - Racing - BLACK BOOK

    Numero Uno number one but the race looks a good future pointer

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 08:35pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Numero Uno number one but race a pointer Numero Uno was finally numero uno when the blinkers went on in Sunday's Class Four sprint and is clearly ... was northern hemisphere-bred debutant Winning Premium. Winning Premium is by a middle distance sire, Motivator, and was unwanted in the sprint, but produced the best final section in the race, and one ...

  9. Sport - Racing - BLACK BOOK

    Yip builds momentum as horses reach right mark

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 08:38pm by Alan Aitken

    ... trip, One Of A Kind still closed off well to make up several lengths on the lead horses and the handicapping department at the Jockey Club saw fit to drop him back to Class Four yesterday ... was just a point off dropping back to Class Four when he contested an unsuitable 1,200m sprint at the Valley that was made even more unsuitable by his wide barrier. Apprentice Alvin Ng Ka-chun ...

  10. Sport - Racing - BLACK BOOK

    Pablosky among the improvers for Moore

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 08:16pm by Alan Aitken

    ... of Class Three, especially if he gets to drop a few points with the summer revisions. In the opening Class Five sprint, Gold Precious put in a second good effort in a row since joining Me Tsui Yu-sak and should break his maiden status in the near future. Jockey Joao Moreira rolled the dice on racing out in the centre of the straight, whereas a wet all-weather usually favours closer ...




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