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  1. Sport - Racing

    Pride can force its way into Derby reckoning

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... Pride can force its wayinto Derby reckoning Owners' Pride didn't have the necessary ratings points to break into Sunday's Hong Kong Classic Mile field, but that particular trip ... for Owners' Pride in the first of the four-year-old series but, with a rating of 74, he still needs a couple of impressive performances and at least one win to force his way into the BMW Hong Kong ...

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    Owners' Pride 'will keep improving'

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Owners' Pride'will keep improving' Promising four-year-old Owners' Pride had a little more to do than he had in winning on debut last ... Purton with wins on Owners' Pride and Forever Elation yesterday taking him to five victories in five meetings. "It's all going pretty well. The only downside to Owners' Pride ...

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    Woods or Wire: who copped the worst slap?

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 08:11pm by Michael Cox

    ... observing his horse from close range before it enters the parade ring. Hands-on is John Moore tending to five runners in the tie-up stalls before a big race, rinsing each of their mouths ...

  4. Parade ring could be toughest part of QEII for River Jetez

    Posted Apr 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken South African mare River Jetez went quietly about her guided tour of the Sha Tin parade yard yesterday but her next appearance there is unlikely to be as gentle. ... the seven-year-old mare will handle being saddled up in the parade ring on Sunday with a full audience is anyone's guess, but oddly enough it's the only part of the race-day routine that River ...

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    Magnifico! Italian trio brings flair to first half of the season

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 10:06pm by Michael Cox

    ... tsunami were remembered with sombre parades, it was a fitting tribute. The crowd went wild. Crowd’s eye view (watch from 9:40): “I was not supposed to jump off the horse, it isn’t allowed ...

  6. Top bloodlines on parade despite crisis

    Posted Dec 06th 2008, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... year registered record sales in average and median prices, won't escape the global financial crisis this year, according to a senior official. The sale at the Parade Ring at Sha Tin next ... horses who would be on parade. 'These horses come from different countries such as New Zealand, Australia and Europe. Exceed and Excel is one of the most promising sires in the world ...

  7. Champagne rains on parade ring

    Posted Jun 27th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... at all to see in front of the grandstands as the club employed the season's greatest capital expenditure- the new parade ring- as the ultimate stage for the jockeys' salute and Douglas ... or perhaps to get under it, with the new roofed parade yard amplifying the humidity to almost the same level of discomfort as it amplified the booming sounds of announcements, music overlays ...

  8. Pride strikes late for overseas raiders

    Posted Dec 11th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell 'My feeling right now is the same as her name,' says French owner France's champion Pride confirmed her ranking as the top mare in the world and stormed her way ... stars. But Pride, coming off a second in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe and a three-length win in the Champion Stakes, showed her class in claiming victory, then relying on her battling ...

  9. Soccer bets being given pride of place

    Posted Nov 12th 2003, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken What was almost a throw-away comment by executive director of racing Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges on last Saturday's turnover at rainy Sha Tin makes us wonder what effect soccer betting is having on racing, especially with new football pr ...

  10. Young Blue Caviar has appetite for more success

    Posted Sep 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Raw sprinting talent Blue Caviar stepped out in style on debut and produced a potential-laden win which indicated there could be plenty more to come. The four-year-old did it easily in a Class Four sprint up the Sha Tin st ...




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