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  1. On the Rails

    Posted Jan 27th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... quite sensibly heading elsewhere and leaving the Derby to Vengeance Of Rain. And that's your last eight Classic Mile winners- two won the Derby, four ran second, one fourth and the other ... with Alan Aitken There really wasn't any second way to slice the Mercedes-Benz Classic Mile on Sunday after Beauty Flash's hollow win- there is your Derby favourite, fellow ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Willie to atone for Derby effort

    Posted Apr 23rd 2006, 12:00am by John Bell

    ... John Bell With the Hong Kong Derby dream left in tatters from an interrupted preparation and a wide run in transit, striking Zabeel stallion Willie Detroy can rescue his once lofty ... and New Zealand, while placing at Group One level behind Jymcarew and Eremein in the Canterbury Guineas. He looked every part a Derby aspirant when stepped out at his local debut to score a strong ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. Specialist earns crack at HK Derby

    Posted Mar 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to be confident,' said Ferraris, the 2005 Derby winner with Vengeance Of Rain. He will also send out Liberator in this year's Group One. Executive director of racing Bill Nader said the Derby had a history dating back to 1873, but has 'blossomed to the point where our HK$16 million in prize money eclipses that of both the Epsom Derby in England and the Kentucky Derby in the United ...

  6. Derby winner fails to impress

    Posted Oct 07th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Stable jockey Darren Beadman may abandon Collection when last season's Derby winner resumes in the Sha Tin Trophy (1,600 metres) on Sunday week after a barrier trial yesterday that trainer John Moore conceded was 'lacklustre'. Though Collection beat home multiple Group One winning stablemate Viva Pataca by some two lengths in finishing fifth ...

  7. Awesome Ba Ba & Co fly high in world rankings

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

    ... and still the world's top sprinter on a mark of 123. The big mover on the latest list from the International Federation of Horse Racing Authorities was the amazing, unbeaten Kentucky Derby winner Big Brown, whose thunderous victory in last Sunday's 'Run for the Roses' in Louisville, Kentucky, was rewarded with a 126 rating. The richly deserved elevation of Good Ba Ba ...

  8. Cruz lauds jockey's last-minute decision

    Posted Jan 29th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... the son of 2000 Kentucky Derby winner Fusaichi Pegasus midfield and, from the 800 metres at least, without cover. Cruz says his own experience in the saddle, having won six Hong Kong riding premierships and a record 946 local winners, helps him understand and respect such on-the-spot decisions from a leading rider. 'Even though my instructions were different, I absolutely support ...

  9. Derby attack comes from all angles

    Posted Feb 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... in the Trial, but Super Satin had his revenge in the main event, while Ambitious Dragon was good enough to win both four-year-old terms races. The exceptions have been the first Derby Trial winner, Hello Pretty, who didn't turn up in the same form on Derby day behind the John Moore-trained Viva Pataca, who had arrived on a diet of open Class Two competition. And Trial winner Unique ...

  10. Moore's prized Collection a good thing for the Derby and beyond

    Posted Mar 11th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken When Collection dusted off a pretty decent field last Saturday, he not only took all the mystery out of the Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby picture, but set himself up ... an extended Class Two- had Collection done what he did to a Class One field with 132 pounds he'd be a 1.1 chance in the Derby- but those kinds of hollow wins with big weights do not fall ...




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