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  1. Champion's demise a sad day for racing, but accidents will happen

    Posted May 21st 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Eight Belles broke down after passing the post in the Kentucky Derby this month, the US industry was besieged by negative, media reaction. Whether we are talking about Hong Kong or Singapore, ... crowds were horrified at the spectacle of a star international horse being put down on what they were told was the biggest day of racing in the Lion City. There have been no winners ...

  2. Jockey silences neigh-sayers

    Posted Dec 19th 2009, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... include riding in a Kentucky Derby, more Breeders' Cup events, a winter season in Hong Kong and riding at Ascot. An ever-higher profile has brought a modelling assignment for Vogue, ... found the right one. 'I flew down there and talked him into teaching me,' says Sutherland, revealing the trademark determination that has since helped her ride more than 450 winners ...

  3. Irian is right on target for the Derby- Moore

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

    ... Alan Aitken John Moore might have been forgiven had he led in Class One winner Sunny King with mixed feelings but he was far from disheartened, despite the defeat of his expensive Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby hopeful Irian. The handsome German-bred colt was all the buzz on his first appearance and started a $28 favourite before having to settle for fifth to stablemate Sunny King ...

  4. Sport - Racing

    Lai's spirit soars after surviving earlier tumble

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... but it's nice to have won with him." Moore's other winner- Charles The Great who was part of a double for Douglas Whyte- was only winning his second race, too, in the fifth, and Moore ... in a better race with a light weight or if he makes the improvement to be up to a better grade." Moore sent out two horses hopeful of being late qualifiers for the BMW Hong Kong Derby ...

  5. Cruz's magic touch to pay huge dividends with Danesis

    Posted Jun 08th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... record of any of the 24 trainers at headquarters. And the recent trials and trackwork from Danesis shows he is primed for the occasion. Danesis gained a place in the Mercedes Benz Hong Kong Derby ... in the final 100m. Under the circumstances, his second to highly rated British private purchase Gem Of Chiu Ton was very sound. Now Gem Of Chiu Ton is the stakes-placed winner of five races in Europe, ...

  6. Sport - Racing - AUSTRALIA

    Beadman bows to the warnings of doctors

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... will be but there's no plan. Right now, I just want to work on getting myself well again," he said. The winner of 95 Group Ones and thousands of races, despite taking several years off to become a church ... the Hong Kong International Bowl twice, Champions Mile twice, Hong Kong Sprint, Derby, Gold Cup (three times), Queen's Silver Jubilee and Champions & Chater Cup. As an apprentice ...

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    Jockey Club chief hails 'best HK season ever'

    Posted Jul 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... cases went to the most obvious winner, but Ambitious Dragon was able to win both the Champion Miler and Champion Middle Distance awards and secure what had been a Horse Of The Year award with plenty of questions and only confusing answers. Royal Ascot winner Little Bridge, however, pipped him for the Most Popular Horse by public vote. 'I think the auditor who counts the votes ...

  8. Sport - Racing

    Whyte's absence leaves others to steal the glory

    Posted Jul 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Runaway jockeys' championship winner Douglas Whyte was absent from the season finale but still made his presence felt, three of his planned rides winning, the first providing 'clean skin' Tim Clark with the first leg of a double. Whyte rode 107 winners for the term, the fifth time he has cracked triple figures, but it could have ...

  9. Rispoli finally breaks the ice with a sparkling double

    Posted Apr 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... he said. 'It is hard to get the right horses, so hopefully I do not miss out on many good rides or winners.' A two-time premiership winner who broke a long-standing single season ... had already ridden in two Group Ones- Leading City in the Queen's Silver Jubilee and Masquerader in the Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby. Now Rispoli has been booked to ride Japanese triple ...

  10. Aussie Beadman to have a field day

    Posted Mar 18th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... of our top local riders who can claim the honour. Beadman will hit town for the Derby meeting in peak form, having won yesterday's Group One Coolmore Classic for Gai Waterhouse on the highly bred filly Sunday Joy at Rosehill. It was one of four winners on the day for the all-conquering Sydney jockey, who is on track to smash his own Sydney riding record. Beadman gained the licence ...




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