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  1. Two debutants join Boss on roster

    Posted Jun 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Young Sydney rider Zac Purton and South African Kevin Shea will each make their Hong Kong debuts next season, joining Australian Group One star Glen Boss as new names ... and partner of legendary stayer Makybe Diva. Shea, 43, has been a leading rider in his home country for many years with over 1,600 winners, including 27 at Group One level. Purton, 24, is nearing ...

  2. On the Rails

    Posted Dec 30th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... apprentices seem to have been at the forefront every time. Perhaps it is that the same errors usually made by 'L plate' riders on longshot mounts are being examined more closely since ... by the riders that they had discussed their tactics. Yeung's penalty came under the first part. Trainer Almond Lee Yee-tat told him to get the rail, lead and 'if someone goes very fast, just ...

  3. Business As Usual for Moore and Beadman

    Posted Jan 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Michael Cox After a month of 'riding freelance' for opposition stables, it was back to Business As Usual for Darren Beadman, as he partnered a horse of that name to a long-awaited victory for John Moore. Beadman is the retained stable rider for the reigning champion trainer, but has spread his talents, filling in for the suspended Douglas Whyte on John Size-trained ...

  4. Improving Double Moon can shine next season

    Posted Jul 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... two to settle midfield, was tight between runners but, once turning for home, unleashed another good kick to to finish sixth- 33/4 lengths behind winner Heco Rider. It wasn't ...

  5. It's Right Timing to back popular Beadman

    Posted Jan 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com With perennial Jockey Challenge favourite Douglas Whyte sidelined through suspension, Darren Beadman has slipped seamlessly into the enviable role of leading trainer John Size's go-to man and has already had an impact. Beadman, who is the stable rider for John Moore, has saluted on his last two rides for Size, both of them while Whyte ...

  6. Aussie Beadman to have a field day

    Posted Mar 18th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... of our top local riders who can claim the honour. Beadman will hit town for the Derby meeting in peak form, having won yesterday's Group One Coolmore Classic for Gai Waterhouse on the highly ... to ride at today's meeting because it's Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby day, when the licensing committee allows owners to fly in top international riders for the big occasion. Beadman, ...

  7. Pair warned over pre-race chatter

    Posted Dec 27th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Two leading apprentice riders have been warned about pre-race discussion of their tactics, as embattled Keith Yeung Ming-lun received another ban, this time for failing to ride ... with another rider. ...

  8. Champion pair lay down their markers

    Posted Dec 05th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... with a power-packed exhibition under work rider Scott Magee. The O'Brien idea, known as interval training, is used occasionally by top horsemen around the world but has never caught on with Hong Kong trainers. O'Brien, operating by remote control from his base at Ballydoyle, in County Tipperary, Ireland, had work rider Patrick Lillis give Dylan Thomas a steady lap of the all-weather track, ...

  9. Zaidan 'has same feel as Octagonal'

    Posted Apr 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... said after his short-head victory over Familists (Brett Prebble) to cap a treble for the rider and John Moore. 'He just has the same kind of presence about him and the same sort ...

  10. New Asia Rising finding his feet

    Posted Mar 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and copping a check 200m out over 1,400m, but had shown good improvement on his opening four runs over the straight 1,000m, 1,200m, 1,400m and 1,600m. With regular rider Howard Cheng Yu-tin ...




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