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  1. Let Me Handle It has Derby in his sights

    Posted Sep 19th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... of foot that he's shown today, then we have something.' With 2010 Derby winner Super Satin, 2009 Derby runner-up Thumbs Up and sprinter Green Birdie heading the Group One team, Fownes ... Alan Aitken Last season's Hong Kong Derby-winning trainer Caspar Fownes was reluctant to saddle lightly raced Let Me Handle It with too big a reputation at Sha Tin yesterday ...

  2. Derby potential there for all to see

    Posted Jan 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Patrick Allen Derby-bound Beauty Legend sealed his status as a four-year-old to follow after a determined win in the Tai Mo Shan Handicap (1,600m) for trainer Casper Fownes and leading ... little horse,' Prebble said. 'His owner is going to have a lot of fun with him and he'll run in the Derby, and he'll run well.' Beauty Legend won the Group Three Manawatu ...

  3. Sense of deja vu about Derby day for O'Sullivan

    Posted Mar 19th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... as Legend Of Colour (ex-Avancer) and Thumbs Up, in the 2009 Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby. 'It just shows, you never know what you'll bump into in a maiden race,' said Legend Of Colour's trainer, Paul O'Sullivan, as he hopes to land another Derby trophy to put beside the one he earned with Vital King in 2007. 'I'd say there wouldn't be a lot between ...

  4. Wine Win makes opening day his own

    Posted Sep 06th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Lightning struck for the second year running for game sprinter Wine Win as the Almond Lee-trained eight-year-old provided the only surprise of the afternoon in the Albany Handicap (1,000m). Wine Win (Keith Yeung Ming-lun), had led throughout t ...

  5. Triple Crown winner just what the industry needs

    Posted May 21st 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Just the thing that racing in the US needs- and racing in general will benefit by- may well be on its way with the emergence of Big Brown. The unbeaten Kentucky Derby winner ... Stakes in New York. The last leg has been where they came undone as it is a mile and a half (2,400m) and considerably longer than the Kentucky Derby and Preakness. To get there the Triple Crown ...

  6. It's time to end the use of steroids after Big Brown's nightmare

    Posted Jun 11th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... the Belmont in the same awesome manner he had claimed the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes, the thrill and euphoria of having another Triple Crown champion after 30 years would have shifted ...

  7. Beaten brigade looking ahead to bright future

    Posted Mar 15th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Trainer Sean Woods believes King Dancer will ultimately prove himself the best horse from yesterday's Hong Kong Derby after a slow pace saw him finish fifth to Super ... second Derby in three years with Tony Cruz's Super Pistachio, but wasn't offering any excuses: 'I had a lovely run, I was really happy with the timing when I went and hit the front ...

  8. Derby signs too early for Jacobee, but he is going the right way

    Posted Nov 15th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... trainer John Moore' bulging classic contingent. With quite a number of much higher-rated Hong Kong Derby contenders yet to step out for Moore this season, the trainer was in no hurry to talk ... He's more relaxed, a delight to work with now.' While Moore wasn't talking about Derby plans, he admitted the win off a 78 rating would take Jacobee into the 80s in the handicaps ...

  9. Derby contingent showing signs of wear and tear

    Posted Apr 27th 2004, 12:00am by Clint Hutchison

    ... Clint Hutchison If there was anything to be learned from the Audemars Piguet QEII Cup meeting it was that the 2004 Derby form is not as strong as we thought, or, at the very least, it is extremely difficult to back up from the Classic against a world-class field a month later. Derby winner and favourite Lucky Owners ($22) failed to justify the public support and finished a mediocre ...

  10. On the Rails

    Posted Mar 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... the straight. But there is an inclination to believe the Derby winner was not stretched to his ultimate point in winning, and that could be a key point for his future. Helene Mascot's Derby winning ... form hopelessly and never recovered. And the other recent Derby winners to have failed to train on have also fitted that profile. Millard's previous victor, the 2000 Derby hero Keen ...




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