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  1. Sport - Racing - BLACK BOOK

    Reading minds won't help assess Sha Tin form

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 08:27pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Reading minds won't help assess Sha Tin form Much of Saturday's racing will be of dubious worth when the runners next meet, with the decision to water the track more than is usually the case presenting racing fans with a bizarre turf surface. It seemed to have jockeys as confused as everyone else and, late in the card, we even had a race ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - Horse racing

    Betting down but Year of the Horse is still a winner at Sha Tin racetrack

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 03:59am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Numbers down but everyone's a winner at Sha Tin The weather was kind, the sport stirring and the crowd enthusiastic as the Year of the Horse raced in at Sha Tin. And even if there weren't the fireworks of last year there were songs, fung shui and even a punch-up. The official crowd was 20,000 down on last year's Lunar New Year event ...

  3. Sport - Racing

    Record turnover set to greet Year of the Horse at Sha Tin

    Posted Feb 01st 2014, 09:37pm by Michael Cox

    ... of the Horse then Sha Tin is the probably the best place to do it and it only happens once every 12 years.” Personally I don’t think there is a better place on Earth to spend the third day of Chinese New Year than Sha Tin Racecourse, and obviously a lot of people agree. There’s such a huge crowd right from the beginning, even from race one there are already 60,000-plus people, which ...

  4. Sport - Racing - ON THE RAILS ALAN AITKEN

    Let's get it straight: track bias at Sha Tin is worse

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 10:39pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Get on the favoured two- or three-lane highway down the outside fence and the race is as good as over Let's get it straight: track bias is worse The problem with straight racing at Sha Tin has surely now become unconscionable for the Jockey Club. Looking beyond the sizzling win by Amber Sky on Sunday, which set him on a path towards Dubai, ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

    Doleuze v Angland as tempers flare at Sha Tin

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 08:33pm by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Follow @KemblaCoxy Sunday at Sha Tin, and more specifically an eventful race eight, left us with questions. Whose money moved Winfull Patrol’s price from ... in the world to play push-and-shove – right outside the equivalent of the headmaster’s office, Kim Kelly’s Sha Tin stewards’ room. Kelly is on a disciplinary rampage of late – you can’t so much ...

  6. Sport - Racing

    Purton has quality over quantity at Sha Tin

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 09:02pm by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Purton has quality over quantity It will be a case of catch-me-if-you-can for Zac Purton in the Jockey Challenge as he tries to make the most of early opportunities and open up a break on likely pursuer Joao Moreira. Amazi ...

  7. Sport - Racing

    Tough day at the office for stewards at Sha Tin

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 10:28pm by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Tough day at the office for stewards at Sha Tin Stewards suspended four riders for careless riding and were forced to adjourn an inquiry into a fall that left Keith Yeung Ming-lun hospitalised, while another future hearing will focus on a pre-race positive swab to a feed supplement. Three riders had already been declared unfit to ride before ...

  8. Sport - Racing

    Yung overcomes Sha Tin duck with a double

    Posted Dec 21st 2013, 10:17pm by ANDREW HAWKINS

    ... Andrew Hawkins andrew.hawkins@scmp.com Yung overcomes Sha Tin duck with a double Tai Po Fortune and Precision King left Sha Tin as first-time winners on Saturday and their freshman trainer Benno Yung Tin-pang also recorded a maiden success. Yung had prepared four winners to date at Happy Valley, but it took until the 16th Sha Tin meeting of the season for him to break through ...

  9. Sport - Racing

    Angland aims much higher after starring at Sha Tin with a four-timer

    Posted Dec 15th 2013, 10:14pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Angland aims much higher after four-timer It wasn't exactly the first time Tye Angland had ridden four winners but it had a completely different aura about it at Sha Tin rather than the country tracks back home and the Australian was busy resetting goals after moving into a clear second on the championship ladder. "I've ridden four ...

  10. Sport - Racing - Hong Kong International Races

    Lord Kanaloa sets Sha Tin abuzz with track gallop

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 01:57pm by Michael Cox

    ... section on the turf at Sha Tin trackwork.   The roar of a jet engine flying high above was an appropriate soundtrack to the explosive piece of work. Under the guidance of trackwork rider Shogo Yasuda, assistant trainer to Takayuki Yasuda, Lord Kanaloa looked sensational as he powered up the Sha Tin straight after working solidly through 1,200m (1.19.5), then really hitting top speed ...




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