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  1. Doctor Dino shows his lethal turn of foot

    Posted Dec 13th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Brown, sprinted up nicely over 600m in 36.5 seconds, the final 200m impressively in 11.5 seconds. After Thursday's turf gallop, 2007 Melbourne Cup second Purple Moon took it considerably ...

  2. Sacred Kingdom misses Sprint Trial

    Posted Nov 12th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Entries closed for the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Mile and Sprint Trials on Monday and the story of the Sprint was between the lines - the missing name of Sacred Kingdom. ... from the International Sprint Trial, which he won with such arrogance last year, Sacred Kingdom's state of fitness is such that he hasn't had a single gallop - and if you're ...

  3. Champion facing crucial test ahead of KrisFlyer Sprint

    Posted May 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... and provided he does everything we want to see, he will go to Singapore on Friday for the KrisFlyer Sprint [at Kranji on May 18],' Hall said. The trainer is well aware time is no longer on the side of the 2006 Hong Kong Sprint champion, who has held together this season to rack up another Group One win in the Centenary Sprint and second placings to Sacred Kingdom in both the Hong ...

  4. Kingdom will be fit to defend Sprint crown - Yiu

    Posted Oct 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fie remains hopeful champion Sacred Kingdom will be fit enough to defend his Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint crown in December after receiving a positive ... Silent Witness by winning the Group One Sprinters' Stakes at Nakayama in Japan this Sunday. In reality, clouds also still hover over his Hong Kong Sprint ambitions, but Yiu remains hopeful. ...

  5. Clearwire, Sprint combine broadband units

    Posted May 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Associated Press Clearwire and Sprint Nextel of the United States are planning to merge their wireless broadband units to create a new US$14.55 billion wireless communications company. ... price of US$20 per Clearwire share and will give the companies a 22 per cent stake in the new venture. Sprint will take a 51 per cent equity stake while existing Clearwire shareholders ...

  6. Without Champion, Kingdom can rule weak sprint feature

    Posted Apr 18th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell The world's number one thoroughbred in the short-course division, Sacred Kingdom, has scared off most would-be opponents for the inaugural HK$3 million Gome Sprint Cup ... rewarded with a rematch between Sacred Kingdom and his Centenary Sprint Cup conqueror Absolute Champion. It would have been another title fight, with the World Champion Sprinter of 2006 re-engaged ...

  7. Enthused to prove he is the class act for HK Sprint

    Posted Nov 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Enthused can bounce back from an unlucky run last start to win today's Cathay Pacific International Sprint Trial (1,200m) and prove himself the leading Hong Kong contender ... and 1,000m, he put his name into the Hong Kong Sprint mix after injury hit Sacred Kingdom. But defeat behind Green Birdie in the Premier Bowl last time out showed just how little there is between ...

  8. Birdie should be set for the Sprint: Doleuze

    Posted Oct 27th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... and possibly beyond them, with a dominating victory that even had jockey Olivier Doleuze questioning the nature of the ultimate goal. 'I think Green Birdie should be set for the Sprint ... but yesterday's result gives Fownes an opportunity to take the middle ground and delay the longer-term commitment. 'One possibility for us is to run him in the Sprint Trial rather than the Mile Trial ...

  9. Tsui targeting Lucky Quality for Sprint Trial

    Posted Nov 09th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... sky-is-the-limit display. While trainers of most winners of Class Three sprints on the all-weather track would be looking for the easiest option in a few weeks time, Tsui has his eye on the horizon ... 17-point rating increase, Lucky Quality shouldered 131 pounds and won by 31/4 lengths in 1:08.62. 'I want to have a try at the International Sprint Trial,' Tsui revealed. 'He's ...

  10. Kingdom heads a strong Sprint Cup list

    Posted Jan 15th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell The Jockey Club will host a virtual replay of the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint on Sunday week when Sacred Kingdom, Absolute Champion and Royal Delight do battle once again in the HK$4.5 million Centenary Sprint Cup. This Group One race over 1,000 metres down the Sha Tin straight will be the opening leg of the sprinters' triple crown and sees the much-awaited return ...




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