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  1. 1,400m Jubilee Cup lures the Witness

    Posted Jan 21st 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell A change in timing and conditions for the Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup this year will be rewarded by the presence of champion Silent Witness on April 24- Audemars Piguet ... pointed out that apart from being brought forward from its former date in May, the Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup has been shortened from a metric mile to 1,400 metres. Also, the penalty ...

  2. Partying in silver jubilee style

    Posted Apr 30th 2005, 12:00am by Nick Walker

    ... and Princess Beatrix succeeded her as Queen of the Netherlands. Her investiture took place on the same day, in the New Church in Amsterdam. Since then, the Queen's birthday has been officially ... of the Council of State, the queen's commissioners in the provinces and Dutch ambassadors, among others. Much of the queen's work consists of studying and signing state documents. She meets ...

  3. Greater test for sprinters with triple crown revamp

    Posted Jun 18th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Cup (1,000m), the Chairman's Sprint Prize (1,200m) and the Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup (1,400m). 'This will mean the Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup will be upgraded from Group Two to Group One, which is not a problem because the race has performed like a legitimate Group One anyway,' Engelbrecht-Bresges said. This year was the first running of the Queen's ...

  4. Touch Of Land faces thorough exam before he can run in QEII Cup

    Posted Apr 24th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... and visitors alike will be able to watch live broadcasts of Silent Witness in the Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup, as well as international middle-distance stars in the QEII, on the outdoor screens ... million Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup at Sha Tin. Hong Kong Jockey Club senior veterinary officer, Brian Stewart, examined Touch Of Land yesterday and reported the soreness to stewards. ...

  5. Electronic Unicorn to be retired

    Posted May 10th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Electronic Unicorn, one of Hong Kong's greatest racehorses of recent years, has been ruled out of Saturday's Champions Mile and will take retirement instead. Trainer John Size said yesterday the American-bred nine-year-old had not completely pleased him since his last-start fourth to Silent Witness in the Group Two Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup on April ...

  6. Witness for the celebration

    Posted Oct 05th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... the great pair of sprinters have accrued three away wins at Group One level, with Cape Of Good Hope winning the Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley in Melbourne in February and the Queen's Silver Jubilee Stakes at York in June. And on Sunday, Silent Witness added the $12.7 million Sprinters Stakes at Nakayama in Tokyo to his astonishing list of wins. His career record now reads 20 starts ...

  7. Shum turns attention to mile series

    Posted Mar 09th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Silent Witness again on April 24 in the Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup at his own pet distance of 1,400m as Silent Witness steps beyond 1,200m for the first time in a race that could well determine a start in the Yasuda Kinen (1,600m) in June for both horses. 'The Champions Mile is three weeks after the Queen's Silver Jubilee, so that would be a suitable target,' he ...

  8. American challenge for Silent Witness

    Posted Apr 21st 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... a representative of Magna Entertainment Corp, the parent company of the Santa Anita racetrack, would be at Sha Tin on Sunday when Silent Witness attempts his 17th successive win in the Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup. 'I have to stress at this point that there are still a lot of details to iron out, but the idea is exciting,' Mr Da Silva said yesterday by telephone from Dubai. 'The ...

  9. Ruler's run bodes well

    Posted Nov 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Ruler, but effectively the same performance he registered earlier in the year when third to Silent Witness in the 1,400-metre Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup. Technically, Planet Ruler returned ...

  10. Pearl shaping up well for QE II Cup

    Posted Apr 05th 2005, 12:00am by Clint Hutchison

    ... intended target for Silent Witness is the Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup (1,400m) on QE II Cup day and although he leaves the impression he will see out that journey, it may not prove ... Clint Hutchison The local contingent, and in particular Vengeance Of Rain, took a major boost ahead of this month's Group One Audemars Piguet QE II Cup (2,000 metres) ...




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