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  1. Moore hopes French fancy Chinchon doesn't come back to haunt him

    Posted Apr 25th 2009, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... most. French visitor Chinchon is the horse in question and it's no coincidence he's by the same sire as Viva Pataca, the very successful Last Tycoon stallion Marju. 'My agents ... odds-on favourite Viva Pataca in the 2008 QE II but had to answer to the brilliance of Mike de Kock's Archipenko. 'The form of Chinchon is quite similar to that of Balius last ...

  2. Small-town horse makes good

    Posted Dec 09th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... He was owned by Malaysian millionaire Ananada Krishnan and trained by Lee Freedman. He was very well named, too, because the horse was a son of Last Tycoon and in the Malaysian language Bahasa, a towkay means tycoon. Towkay is a half-brother to Group One-winning Danehill horse Danasinga and was definitely worth a punt as a sire. And because he was marketed at a relatively cheap ...

  3. Schutz all fired up for opening day

    Posted Sep 10th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... at virtually the same weight as when he last raced on May 28. Later on in the day, Schutz (pictured) will saddle up Century Super Star, an impressive trial winner over 1,000m on the turf last Saturday night under lights. Century Super Star, a Last Tycoon gelding who formerly earned his chaff at the Paul O'Sullivan yard, will be ridden by Frenchman Olivier Doleuze. His price on the early ...

  4. Good To Go ready for the challenge

    Posted Jan 10th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... barely moving a muscle. Good To Go is a son of American shuttle sire More Than Ready from Australian Group One winner Lady Jakeo (by Last Tycoon), making him a half-brother to Able Choice [seven ... late last season. It has a number of purposes, but one in particular was to give the large number of would-be owners who do not have a permit the opportunity to share in a quality horse ...

  5. Brains Trust looks all class

    Posted Apr 01st 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell South African handler Tony Millard has quality sprinter Brains Trust ready for competition again, judging by the way the Last Tycoon gelding performed in Tuesday's barrier ... level. Brains Trust was given a break after that win, with Millard appreciating the tendency of the Last Tycoon breed to do better when kept fresh. The only problem for Brains Trust might ...

  6. Good To Go catches the eye

    Posted Dec 20th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... barely moving a muscle. Good To Go is a son of American shuttle sire More Than Ready from Australian Group One winner Lady Jakeo (by Last Tycoon), making him a half-brother to Able Choice [seven ... Murray Bell Last week we looked at the barrier trial win of Champions Galley and one week later, it was another horse raced by a trainer's syndicate that caught the eye- the David ...

  7. Fair Navigator one to note from trials

    Posted Feb 04th 2009, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... and a royally bred one, too, being by 1986 Breeders' Cup Mile hero Last Tycoon from the Blue Diamond Stakes and Golden Slipper Stakes winning filly Courtza. Add The Fun, a member of the Francis Lui ... Navigator then made decent final splits, with the last 600m taking 35.5 seconds, the final 400m in 23.2 seconds and the ultimate 200m in 11.6 seconds. The three-year-old, a graduate of the 2007 ...

  8. Armada shows swift turn of foot

    Posted Sep 27th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Brains Trust settled better here, slipping back to midfield on the fence while Sanziro charged forward. In the straight, Coetzee sat quietly on the Last Tycoon gelding and there was plenty ... a trial for Oughton last term but, like so many British imports, took his time to adjust to his new surroundings. Now that he has had the benefit of time, he may begin making the impact that his ...

  9. Glory days ahead for Yip stable

    Posted Oct 07th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... is an interesting addition to the roster of private purchases in Hong Kong. She's a well-bred daughter of Spinning World, from the Last Tycoon mare Lady Cairns, and is closely related to a former ...

  10. Fownes' Dr Green loaded with talent

    Posted Jun 04th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... of exciting sprinter-miler Floral Pegasus- from the Group-winning Last Tycoon mare Palia. Dr Green raced 10 times Down Under for two wins, two seconds and a third, but he always raced in the best ...




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