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  1. HK coach banned for race 'invasion'

    Posted Mar 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Coach Ng Fai-yeung was yesterday suspended until the end of 2010 for commandeering a runner's race number in last month's Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon so he could join the race. Ng was found guilty by the Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association (HKAAA) of taking marathon runner Lau Kwong-man's race-number bib and using it to gain access ...

  2. The agony of the racing spouse

    Posted Dec 13th 2004, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... so if your husband is the trainer or owner of a gelding that everyone expects will win the most-anticipated race in Hong Kong. Betty da Silva, who co-owns Silent Witness with her husband and who usually leaves the spokesperson role to her spouse, admitted yesterday she had endured many sleepless nights after the gelding won the Hong Kong Sprint. 'I haven't been able ...

  3. Packing a punch- how the Breeders' Cup grabbed the limelight

    Posted Nov 10th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... the fight was a put-on but, if it had been, the timing could not have been better and there were a few voices at Sha Tin on Saturday throwing up the what-if scenario for Hong Kong ... for more segmentation in the types of races and the events themselves that are worthy, high-level races but still play curtain-raiser to the main day when the really big guns take the stage. ...

  4. Jockey Club's ruling should be respected

    Posted Dec 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The decision of Racing New South Wales does nothing for horse-racing internationally, at a time when the Jockey Club is campaigning for international betting pools to be allowed in Hong Kong ... The Hong Kong Jockey Club is party to an international agreement to uphold penalties imposed on jockeys. This is to prevent those who break the rules escaping punishment ...

  5. Stance on Munce threatens links

    Posted Dec 05th 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Australia risks ostracism from international series racing and the future of commingling of bets is in limbo after the Hong Kong Jockey Club confirmed yesterday it will take ... in races as early as next week. The Jockey Club will not withdraw licences of Australian riders in Hong Kong, but there will be questions over future licensees, and the Global Sprint Challenge, ...

  6. Stewards fail to pass test of consistency

    Posted Sep 15th 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... the question- are Hong Kong stewards applying the rules equally to all senior riders? Grand Delight (Shane Dye) was enjoying the run of the race in fourth place, on the rails, some 800 metres from home ... Not only did Grand Delight cop a bad check, but he dropped straight back into the lap of the first lady of Hong Kong racing, Elegant Fashion whose jockey, Gerald Mosse, showed amazing reflexes ...

  7. Team riding charges make joke of UK rules

    Posted Oct 01st 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... of his race tactics on Sunline in the Hong Kong Mile of 2000 with another rider, he was fined $300,000 by the Jockey Club stewards. Paul Struthers, who seemed to get many of the funnier lines, ... Alan Aitken Perhaps the biggest thing to emerge from the inquiry last week into riding tactics by the Aidan O'Brien team in the Juddmonte International at Newmarket was the revelation ...

  8. Club fury over Munce clearance

    Posted Dec 04th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... always had confidence Australian racing authorities would recognise the Hong Kong penalty was manifestly excessive and I had more than paid the price for breaches of Hong Kong rules ... for the commission of 'any corrupt or fraudulent practice in relation to racing in any other country or is convicted of any criminal offence in relation to racing in the Hong Kong SAR or any other ...

  9. Pair disqualified from marathon

    Posted Feb 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wah Runners Ada Leong Yuen-fan and Lau Kwong-man were disqualified yesterday from Sunday's Standard Chartered Hong Kong International Marathon after being found to have ... to the race organisers if they disagree with the decision.' Hong Kong team manager Ng Fai-yeung, who coaches the pair, admitted on Wednesday that he had taken Lau's bib so he could join ...

  10. Simply the best in the world

    Posted Dec 13th 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... at Sha Tin yesterday as he spoke glowingly of the unbeaten Hong Kong champion and his conviction that he was, and remains, the world's best sprinter. 'I came here today thinking ... and the $10 million Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint for 2004 was over in a heartbeat. Coetzee thought Kennelly had it 100 per cent right. 'If there is anyone here today who still isn't ...




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