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  1. There's only one place Silver Sun can shine- Happy Valley

    Posted Oct 28th 2007, 12:00am by John Bell

    ... Excellent Boy still managed to get within a length of the winner. He then took a drop to 1,400m, was forced to cover ground, yet stuck to his task gamely in the final stages to wind up fourth ...

  2. Champions Gallery puts on a dazzling display in trials

    Posted Dec 13th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... time this year as the sire of upset Arc de Triomphe winner Rail Link. The colt gets plenty of strength from the female side of his pedigree, too, as dam Pure is a sister to the 1992 Epsom Oaks ...

  3. Hall has another Champion in waiting

    Posted May 02nd 2006, 12:00am by John Bell

    ... Champion, who made an impressive return to racing at Sha Tin on Sunday. The Australian Group Two winner had been racing well this term without winning but judging by the way he hit the line ... of a passage and Absolute Champion picked up very well with 200m remaining before again being short on room over the final stages. His effort to end up just over a length from the winner, considering ...

  4. Luckless Horace's Choice ready to put his name in lights again

    Posted Dec 20th 2008, 12:00am by John Bell

    ... but Helene Mascot in the Group One Classic Mile in January. He failed at his next outing in the Derby Trial when his jockey reported he may have held his breath, then didn't see out the 2,000m of the Hong Kong Derby, before ending the season with another disappointing effort. While Horace's Choice has failed to register a place in four starts this term, his performances suggest ...

  5. Wayward Straight Gold tested on turn

    Posted Feb 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of a length, the winner's time of 1.11.4 two tenths of a second slower than the only other trial of the morning. The second heat was notable for both the winner Passionate, who seems to have ... 1 1/4 lengths. Winner trained by A. S. Cruz. Second trial- 1,200m (dirt): 1, PASSIONATE (H. W. Lai); 2, I Small Money (D. Whyte); 3, Sparkling (J. Lloyd). Others: Glory Horse, Dance For Gold, ...

  6. General primed to salute on debut

    Posted Dec 09th 2007, 12:00am by John Bell

    ... of the few to buck the trend was the top class mare Elegant Fashion when she won first-up in January 2003, a prelude to a string of Group wins, including the Hong Kong Derby. Subsequently it has been ... Two Autumn Classic at Caulfield before heading north to Sydney and finishing second in the Group One features, the Rosehill Guineas and AJC Derby. New trainer David Hall has given ...

  7. Beadman takes legal action over 'offensive' ad campaign

    Posted May 04th 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... race-fixing to Australia?' The Kentucky Derby was almost a red-letter day for another former Hong Kong racing star, French trainer Patrick Biancone. While 140,054 fans were on their feet cheering during the stretch run of the 130th Kentucky Derby, Biancone admitted he was all too calm as he watched his colt, Lion Heart, being reeled in by Smarty Jones on a rain-soaked May afternoon. Lion ...

  8. Brilliant Russian Pearl shapes up as a future Cruz star

    Posted Jun 01st 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... in the Tokyo Yushun (Japan Derby). The winner of the NHK Mile Cup at his previous start, King Kamehameha found the step up in trip no barrier as he defeated a pair of Sunday Silence colts- Heart's Cry and Higher Game. Kingmambo, a French classic winner by the fabled American sprinter Mr Prospector, stands at Lane's End Farm in Lexington, Kentucky. Paul O'Sullivan's hope ...

  9. Roma Pegasus shows Derby credentials

    Posted Dec 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell It's a long way to go to the HK$16 million Hong Kong Derby but when we look back in March, it may have been a barrier trial at Sha Tin on December 2 that provided ... Bahen, whose early purchases are Blue Sky and last-start winner Bold Decision. Bahen had a big reputation in Melbourne as a selector of tried horses, and it looks like his choice of Roma Pegasus ...

  10. Top Honor ready to add his name to Lee's winners' list

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

    ... finishing second in both the Rosehill Guineas (Gr 1, 2000m) and the AJC Australian Derby (Gr 1, 2,400m). The Rosehill Guineas winner, He's No Pie Eater, had earlier beaten the older horses in the Group One Chipping Norton Stakes and Ambitious General was only denied by half a length. In the Australian Derby at Royal Randwick, Ambitious General was beaten by the most impressive Derby ...




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