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  1. Comment - Blogs

    It's not the Smithsonian, but a couple of additions and the Hong Kong Racing Museum would be a sure-fire winner

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 08:35pm by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Follow @KemblaCoxy A trip to the Hong Kong Racing Museum is a sure-fire way to shake off that pesky mid-season cynicism and fall in love with the sport all ... Valley holds a fine catalogue of items from more than a century of racing – from newspaper cuttings reporting the inaugural  meeting in 1846, through photos of the tragic Happy Valley fire ...

  2. Sport - Racing

    Racing Digest- February 23, 2014

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 10:44pm

    ... of glory when he returns to Dubai next month for his fourth tilt at the Group One Al Quoz Sprint (1,000m). Cruz confirmed the 10-year-old had received an invite for the US$1 million race on March ... withdrawal but the trainer still managed to find success with dirt-track specialist Ole Ole. Smart Volatility was withdrawn from race eight by order of the stewards with a capped left fore elbow. Ole ...

  3. Sport - Racing

    Racing Digest- February 16, 2014

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 10:31pm

    ... Derby contender puts campaign in doubt again with track antics Expensive four-year-old Vanilla broke away riderless pre-race for the second time in a fortnight and set trainer Caspar ... gentlemen," said Fownes. "But he gets here before a race and he's uptight and angry." Alan Aitken Gibson first-starter leads all the way for a shock three-length win First-starter Full ...

  4. Comment - Blogs

    'Wacky Races' makes its way to Sha Tin

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 06:52pm by Michael Cox

    ... charging along the outside fence, because last Saturday was the closest we are ever going to get to Wacky Races at Sha Tin. Punters were that perplexed they were praying for more races on the much-maligned all-weather track, just for some certainty. Wacky Races might have been a ridiculous 1960s Hanna-Barbera cartoon but it looks normal stacked up against the madness that played out in Sha ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

    Who has dominated the first half of the racing season?

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 09:18pm by Michael Cox

    ... the field, an opportunistic Purton pounced before straightening with a split-second decision that won him the race. 2. Joao Moreira- Same World- Group Three January Cup When you ride 44 winners from ... is jump, run and flow – where he brought some in-race awareness and tactical nous into play. After enduring a bumping duel with Zac Purton down the side, Moreira sensed an opportunity to escape ...

  6. Sport - Racing

    Three for Angland but he still plays second fiddle

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:34pm by Alan Aitken

    ... off or finishing his races off. "Horses that overrace don't finish off, and actually he didn't really know how to let down- probably because when he's been asked ... Bonus rounded off a race-to-race double for Shum, who had scored half an hour earlier with his dirt 'find' Hello Kimberley (Joao Moreira), who made it two on end on the surface. Hello ...

  7. Sport - Racing

    I'm not counting my chickens in jockey's title race, says Whyte

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... an unreasonable task to catch him in the final seven meetings of the jockeys' championship. With 66 races remaining, Whyte stretched his lead to eight with victories on Hypersonic for John Size, ... all yet have a bearing on how the trainers' title race turns out, with Hypersonic one more for Size but also thwarting the Tony Cruz-trained runner up, Bould Mover, while All You Wish ...

  8. Sport - Racing

    Fortune favours Fownes' Braveness in his quest to go back-to-back

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 08:43pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Angland may be able to cross the middle of the draw and slip Braveness into a nice trail right behind the pace without doing too much work. That looks an excellent spot to be as the race unfolds, ... ruined his own chances by being all but unmanageable in races. The drop to 1,000m and a good pace may enable him to travel more tractably and save something for the finish. ...

  9. Sport - Racing - BLACK BOOK

    Formula Won getting more familiar with how to race

    Posted Jun 07th 2013, 12:00am

    ... Phillip Woo phillip.woo@scmp.com Formula Won getting the hang of things Formula Won is just starting to put things together and should see a lot more from him next season. A well-performed, Irish-bred, he arrived on a rating of 75 and, just like any other ...

  10. Sport - Racing

    Whyte stretches lead in jockeys' race

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... lead in jockeys' race Four winners for four different trainers at Sha Tin yesterday pushed Douglas Whyte eight clear of Zac Purton, who was winless on the day, with 15 meetings to go. ... got fantastic gate speed, the tactical speed to put himself in any position in a race. He is going to be a big horse next season." On a stiflingly hot and humid day when many a race ...




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