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  1. Pataca ready for Australia

    Posted Apr 30th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... with a vengeance. 'This has been such a thrill, I have to pinch myself to make sure I am still alive,' he said. 'Full credit to Mick Kinane, he has ridden both horses magnificently, ... sensational Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup hero, Viva Pataca. Moore and champion Irish jockey Michael Kinane celebrated in style, landing both the Group Ones on the international card at Sha ...

  2. Pataca plans up in the air

    Posted Nov 20th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... referred to was whether Darren Beadman stays on the four-time Group One winner or Irish champ Mick Kinane is used for the big day. Kinane has ridden Viva Pataca to three feature race wins ...

  3. Have the time of your life at the QE II Cup

    Posted Apr 29th 2007, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Ho's runners wants a dawdle, but what can be done about it? Well, Ho grabbed Mick Kinane for Viva Pataca as the first step. Kinane's brilliance once turned the Hong Kong Cup inside out ...

  4. Kinane to pilot Viva Pataca

    Posted Nov 24th 2007, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Viva Pataca's tycoon owner Stanley Ho Hung-sun and trainer John Moore will reunite the horse with champion Irish rider Michael Kinane in the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Cup ... Kinane has already ridden the horse four times for three Group One wins and a narrow second to Vengeance Of Rain in the Hong Kong Gold Cup last season, and had been booked for the mount had Viva ...

  5. Kinane to partner Pataca in Gold Cup

    Posted Feb 28th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Michael Kinane has been engaged to replace Christophe Soumillon on Viva Pataca in Sunday's HK$8 million Hong Kong Gold Cup at Sha Tin. Soumillon and trainer John Moore ... in such a suitable race over the Derby course and distance. Kinane is no stranger to Viva Pataca. The 14-time champion jockey of Ireland has had one ride on the Marju gelding for a brilliant win in last ...

  6. HK hero Vengeance shows he's ready to rumble

    Posted Apr 28th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... hopeful he will finish in the first four,' said the Sri Lankan-born handler. Michael Kinane was one day late for Viva Pataca's pleasing final gallop, but got a feel for the 2006 Derby winner in a canter on the all-weather track. 'He's in good shape. He bounced around there and he's fresh and well,' he said. Kinane, who won last year's Champions & ...

  7. Moore can claim Gold Cup again- this time with Pataca

    Posted Mar 04th 2007, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... and the International Sprint Trial and Sha Tin Sprint Trophy have been the only features of note to come his way. That can all start to change with Viva Pataca (Michael Kinane) this afternoon in the Gold Cup ... shown himself to be just as adept to 2,400m so the extra distance won't be a concern and he gives Kinane a great chance to add another Gold Cup to his surprise 2001 result on Idol for David ...

  8. Fellowship close, but no cigar

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

    ... but as far as this race is concerned, it turned out as most of us thought.' Jockey Michael Kinane already has three Group One wins to his name on board Viva Pataca and said the star stayer 'felt terrific'. 'Good Ba Ba sprinted a bit too quickly for us but he still ran very well and the last part of his race was strong,' Kinane said. 'If something happened ...

  9. Pataca to end successful season as the undisputed Horse of the Year

    Posted Jun 27th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... to not only put Vengeance Of Rain away, but do so arrogantly, by a big margin, in course record time. Jockey Michael Kinane has described him as a better horse than Scorpion, on whom he won the Group ...

  10. Draw blessing and curse for Vengeance

    Posted Dec 07th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... for the short-priced favourite. 'Three is a just a great gate for Viva Pataca. [Michael] Kinane can just jump out and get straight into the cover that the horse needs,' Moore said. Saeed bin Suroor ...




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