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  1. Flying Zazou has speed to spare

    Posted Dec 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with Zazou comfortably accounting for Durban Thunder. Zazou ran second in the German Derby as a three-year-old but has been specifically targeted towards Hong Kong. He had a break from racing after ... as a last-start winner of the Premio Roma (Group One, 2,000m) in Italy. Zazou stole the limelight from a plethora of stars who put on sound gallops, but none could touch the German star for sheer speed. ...

  2. Japanese give a glimpse into unorthodox methods

    Posted Dec 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... clockers off guard when he rushed up 400m with barely a preliminary as the internationals began spilling onto the track at 8.50am. With race rider Barend Vorster on board, the 18-time winner made ... of the internationals of real interest in the Hong Kong Mile, while Society Rock was an upset winner of the Golden Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot in June. Former club jockey Torsten Mundry has returned to Sha ...

  3. Betting steward is hot on the trail

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... wins and then comes up with a positive drug test? Now you're talking... well, let's just say there are other jurisdictions in the Asian region where winners regularly test positive, ...

  4. Fownes has last laugh with Horace's Choice

    Posted Jun 01st 2009, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Classic Mile by 'trying his heart out' in a Group One duel with subsequent Derby winner Helene Mascot. 'Today he was nice and fresh and it's pleasing to see him back winning ...

  5. Hefty Home Treasure does it the hard way

    Posted Apr 27th 2009, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell The successful local trainer was grateful to land a winner on Audemars Piguet day with $34 favourite Home Treasure, but part of Lee was not entirely happy that the big gelding had led throughout. Home Treasure is the biggest horse in training at Sha Tin, hitting the scales yesterday at 1,329 pounds, and Lee wants to see him given a softer time in his races. ...

  6. Copybook display means reduced allowance

    Posted Feb 16th 2009, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... meetings by stewards on Thursday after being charged with failing to take all reasonable and permissible measures to win last week's Centenary Vase on Packing Winner. Although gobsmacked ...

  7. Sunrise shines in 330-1 double

    Posted Feb 09th 2009, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Dennis Yip Chor-hong had a brilliant day at the office, not only landing a 330-1 double with Sunrise and Local Power but seeing a return to form of two of last season's more promising horses as well. Sunrise, 12-1 winner of the fifth event, was the first leg of Yip's double and the second of a two-timer for Brett Prebble. 'This horse was very unlucky ...

  8. Derby trio prove classic had great pedigree

    Posted Apr 09th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell If the 2008 Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby was to truly be worthy of the sobriquet 'Derby of the Decade', then the form had to stand up, and the evidence from ... Armada at level weights while beating dual Group One titleist Joyful Winner into third. Caspar Fownes promised a big performance and the grey duly delivered, closing to within a neck of Armada ...

  9. Ever-improving Sight Winner can bounce back to his best

    Posted Mar 30th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... rider. He was one-paced to the line and was beaten two lengths behind Tom's Six. Brett Prebble takes over today, and the good-looking son of Epsom Derby winner Galileo looks like again ... Murray Bell The career of Sight Winner has been an unfaltering upward spiral, and a mere four-pound lift in the ratings will barely make a dent in his momentum, making the promising ...

  10. Silver Blaze creates a big impression

    Posted Mar 25th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... yearling, who went on to become the winner of the 2002 AJC Australian Derby at 2,400m. But Don Eduardo, who now stands at Haunui Farm near Auckland, is only one source of Silver Blaze's ... prepared 19 winners and Prebble has been the jockey for nine of them, from just 43 rides at a strike rate of 21 per cent. Prebble completed his treble with the effortless victory by Bullish Cash ...




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