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  1. Stevens chooses horses over silver screen

    Posted Mar 27th 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... to separate yourself from it. Seabiscuit changed things a bit, but riding race horses is where I get my peace and quiet.' Stevens, who has ridden over 4,600 winners- including two Kentucky Derbies and eight Breeders' Cup races- is pumped about his pending partnership with Fabre, the French training legend whose name is on the honour roll of most major races in Europe. ...

  2. Julian Cheung is aiming to pick a winner as he joins racing fraternity

    Posted Mar 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Yvonne Lai Superstar and horse owner Aaron Kwok Fu-shing seems to have passed on the racing bug to fellow entertainer and good friend Julian Cheung Chi-lam. Following Kwok's lead, the 40-year-old actor-singer has secured an import permit for his first horse. At the 135th Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby selection press conference on Wednesday, ahead of the March 18 event at Sha Tin, ...

  3. Q. So you think you know pop culture...

    Posted Jan 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Teach was better known by what nickname? Answers: 1. Happy Days; 2. Warren Zevon; 3. Yesterday (the Beatles); 4. American Pie; 5. Neil Young; 6. Kentucky Derby; 7. Sesame Street; 8. James Whale; ...

  4. Fully tuned-up California Memory finally lives up to his early promise

    Posted Oct 25th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... horses of Hong Kong racing, including Benji and the Derby winner Johan Cruyff. 'I was talking to him one day and he said 'Tony, I don't really feel the best, I'll talk to you ... generous man and he will be missed.' It was Liang who said to Cruz that he suspected California Memory needed gelding when he arrived a year ago as a Derby hopeful and the mystery began when ...

  5. Dragon can be even better, says elated owner

    Posted Jul 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... year,' Lam added, a tall order for the Tony Millard-trained gelding after winning seven races and three Group Ones, including the Derby and the QE II Cup, but the four-year-old has quickly ... for Champion Miler for his three Group Ones, and John Moore's Mighty High was a shoo-in for Champion Stayer as the Champions & Chater Cup winner. And the favourites kept on coming. Bear Hero ...

  6. Prawn 'is in with a chance'

    Posted Mar 12th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... a chance in a difficult race. He would look a very nice horse indeed with his pedigree and looks as if he would be able to win a group one,' said Allan. He trained three Derby winners in Hong ... Alan Aitken Training maestro Ivan Allan will be seeing the Derby from the sidelines this time but believes the horse he imported from Britain as a youngster, Special King Prawn, has ...

  7. Shooting for a star

    Posted Mar 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... has starred in the blockbuster X-Men prequel, the Sundance winner Like Crazy and the Jodie Foster bomb The Beaver- that's a lot of pressure to heap on a 21-year-old who just wants to have ... franchise-in-the-making The Hunger Games, it's only going to get bigger for this Kentucky-born farm girl. She seems different from the cookie-cutter starlets who fall off the Hollywood conveyor belt ...

  8. Mosse reaches milestone on humble Cosmo Star

    Posted Jun 07th 2004, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... career stretches around the globe and includes some of the greatest races in the world, he managed to bring up the local landmark on a humble Class Five winner, Cosmo Star for trainer Manfred Man ... winner yesterday Scintillation, Great Achievement is a product of the Jockey Club's international sale. But the two-year-old gelding also made it a family double after his year-older full ...

  9. No stopping dashing sprinter this time

    Posted May 01st 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... on a course towards the Hong Kong Derby. While Special King Prawn was not disgraced at 1,600m in the Classic Mile, he found the 2,000m of the Derby beyond his stamina and finished at the rear ... has Fradd in the saddle for the first time, but it would be a familiar sight in the winner's circle- Fradd was the regular rider of the great Fairy King Prawn in the same colours until ...

  10. Tim Noonan

    Posted Jan 09th 2011, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... times and watched the Kentucky Derby with regularity. And I have also eaten horse sashimi in civilised Japan. So what I want to know is, do we only eat the slow horses? There is so much ...




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