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  1. Sport - Racing

    John Size says Glorious Days is better for last year's Yasuda Kinen

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox in Tokyo michael.cox@scmp.com Size and Whyte agree their charge is a more mature galloper for this edition of the Yasuda Kinen compared with his 14th place last year Glorious Days has learnt his lesson As disastrous as Glorious Days' 14th place in last year's Yasuda Kinen seemed at the time, trainer John Size and jockey Douglas Whyte believe it may have ...

  2. Sport - Racing

    Trainer John Size's duo key to Triple Trio success on Sunday

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... Smart Sea Dragon and middle-distance performer All Bountiful stand out in the final two legs and are both blessed with good gates Two horses from the John Size yard can form the basis ... but hardly have justified it. Size had tried everything with All Bountiful (Ben So Tik-hung) changing gear, distances, tracks, tactics and riders, but it took a solid tempo up front for him to find ...

  3. Sport - Racing

    Claimers good value for Size

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... for Size The jury is still out on whether reigning champion trainer John Size's flirtation with claiming jockeys in the past year or two has been a success but it certainly was yesterday ... every advantage. He gets forward, he goes a tempo that suits him and doesn't have to be wrestled to be with the speed Trainer John Size "When an opportunity presents itself, ...

  4. Sport - Racing

    Size gets monkey off his back

    Posted Jan 13th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Laidback trainer ends frustrating 37-race losing streak with a much-needed double from still-green Keep-A-Pin and genuine Fulfil A Wish Size gets monkey off his back Champion trainer John Size emerged from a rare and frustrating run of outs with a double yesterday but took it all with his usual laidback aplomb. Before Keep-A-Pin (Douglas ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - BLACK BOOK

    Another Jewellery to sparkle for connections

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 12:00am by Phillip Woo

    ... Phillip Woo phillip.woo@scmp.com Another Jewellery to sparkle for connections Trainer John Size has had a great association with owner Tung Moon-fai and they look to have another rising star in Turbo Jewellery following an eye-catching second in the Class Four Sunning Handicap (1,400m) at Sha Tin on Sunday. The owner-trainer combination have campaigned successfully ...

  6. Sport - Racing - BLACK BOOK

    Smart King Haradasun ready to take charge

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Phillip Woo

    ... Phillip Woo phillip.woo@scmp.com Smart King Haradasun ready to take charge John Size has plenty of up-and-coming youngsters in the stable and King Haradasun is no exception following a smart debut performance in the Carl F. Bucherer Alacria Excellent Handicap (1,200m) at Sha Tin last Sunday. King Haradasun had a typical Size training pattern- five trials- following two ...

  7. Sport - Racing - TRAINERS

    Size may struggle to repeat but has the know-how

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Super Size knows howto win championships The cyclical nature of Hong Kong racing means it will be difficult for John Size to replicate his 2011-12 dominance, but the master trainer's yard still has a surprisingly fresh look about it for the new term. Size ran away with last season's championship with progressive newcomers providing ...

  8. Price is right as Sight Winner makes short work of rivals

    Posted Dec 24th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... reputation in the business is without blemish. So it was amusing, after Price-sourced horses had completed a double for leading trainer John Size, to hear of the tale of 'ho, ho' on one ... some appetites. Trainer John Size had a quiet chuckle at everyone else's expense after landing the 'Pricey double' and wondered, out loud, what Price and his partner, wife Jenny, ...

  9. Size finds solace in Sapelli and Dispatcher wins

    Posted Mar 21st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Patrick Allen John Size didn't have a runner in the Derby, but the champion trainer took the next best prize with a double that included Sapelli's first Group victory ... Moore-trained runner-up and odds-on favourite. 'John Size horses are always strong to the line, and the weights were in our favour so I was confident he would have enough to fight ...

  10. Sport - Racing

    Getting results for owners of moderate horses a dying art

    Posted Feb 06th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... participation in the first race at Happy Valley tonight will be just such an occasion and a reminder of how the character of racing here has altered. Trainer John Size is probably in the habit of having ... And John Moore's victory with Invictus on the weekend was a laughing matter when the trainer admitted he was usually having his lunch when the Class Fives were run. So there you have the two ...




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