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  1. Stable income

    Posted Apr 12th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... and Mark Six gambling in Hong Kong, the community is ultimately the beneficiary. In the 2008-09 racing season, the club generated turnover of HK$67.65 billion from its world-class racing alone. ... There would be no Rugby Sevens if we had not built the Hong Kong Stadium. There would have been no Olympic equestrian events here if we had not put HK$1.2 billion into that. No Ocean Park. No Victoria ...

  2. Disgraced Beadman jumps at second chance

    Posted Sep 21st 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... starting with the National Day meeting on October 1. The licensing of Beadman sets aside a long-accepted principle that anyone found guilty of malpractice in Hong Kong would never be allowed back, ... jockeys' championships to his three apprentice titles, and broke the Sydney record for winners in a season for the first time in 1994-95, riding 128 winners to claim a 55-year-old record held ...

  3. Lai See

    Posted Sep 08th 2007, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... as a sprinter, but it will compete with Medic Power.' Born in the Year of the Horse, Mr EB is a natural fit to head up the Jockey Club. He was a former German National Youth League and pre-Olympic ... football, Mark Six), and that is why he is making a salary like a pro-footballer. One thing Mr EB finds fascinating and revealing is that three million Hongkongers play Mark Six in their dreams ...

  4. HK runs greatest show on turf

    Posted Dec 15th 2003, 12:00am by Tim Maitland

    ... championship,' declared South African property development and transport multimillionaire Taso Christoforou, co-owner of National Currency, after the four-year-old colt had been pipped by Silent Witness ... other big questions- has Hong Kong succeeded in its goal of becoming the de facto world championships of turf racing? There were plenty of winners, losers, and impartial observers willing ...

  5. Silent Witness scares off English speed machine

    Posted Nov 27th 2003, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Saturday, Silent Witness sits on an international rating of 118 and leads a six-horse local challenge in the race. He will line up beside last season's Horse Of The Year Grand Delight, 2002 ... and do something for the reputation of English sprinters similar to that which the English rugby side did for their sportsmen as a whole last weekend. Also invited from England are The Trader ...

  6. The champion jockey

    Posted Sep 09th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... straight away. 'Don't get me wrong, I'll still be trying my hardest to win the championship, but I'd like my new season to have a bit more depth. I want to look a bit harder ... a seventh title to be won, and the overwhelming probability of reaching winner number 900 before the season's out. Douglas Whyte Age 34 Nationality South African Record 114 wins last season ...

  7. A clash of the world's best jockeys

    Posted Apr 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... as the undisputed king of the track in Japan, carrying a public status more in keeping with a movie star than a jockey. He has won Japan's jockeys' championship 17 times, won more than 2,500 races ... A past winner of the International Jockeys Championship at Happy Valley, Take will be out to add the QEII Cup to his lone Hong Kong international victory, the 2001 Hong Kong Vase aboard Stay ...

  8. How happy is my Valley- Fallon can't wait

    Posted Dec 07th 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Kieren Fallon met up with many of his International Jockeys Championship rivals on the waterfront at Tsim Sha Tsui's gallery of stars yesterday and declared his love ... and Mystic Force [race six] has been in very good form for the Tony Cruz stable. 'Mystic Force has drawn a bit awkwardly [barrier nine], but I see he likes to race forward so I can afford ...

  9. Cruz rules Supreme on a day to remember

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

    ... didn't win championships at every stage of his career by being comfortable with seconds and is looking to change the score in future trophy races. 'Helene Pillaging will run in the National ... that produced three winners and the promise of plenty more to come. The six-time champion jockey and two-time premier trainer's trio of winners could not have come at a better time, either, ...



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