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  1. Beaten brigade goes to Lion City right on song

    Posted May 05th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... on the weekend probably lent them some weight. In a race where the tempo was a question mark, Ultra Fantasy was allowed to stroll through the first half of the event. It was a scenario to when Sacred ... the contest to that distance, as it was last Saturday. The affect of tempo and riding tactics has been tough to ignore in the past couple of weeks since Collection's QE II Cup run and probably ...

  2. Sport - Rugby

    High-tempo game should help us beat Pumas, says McCaw

    Posted Sep 06th 2013, 03:40pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Napier, New Zealand New Zealand plan to run the legs off Argentina with their high-tempo game in the Rugby Championship in Hamilton on Saturday and do not want to be dragged into an “arm wrestle” with the Pumas physical forwards, said All Blacks captain Richie McCaw. The world champions are well aware of the challenge the South Americans pose after it took them more than ...

  3. Sport - Rugby

    Baa-Baas vow to lift tempo for Hong Kong Lions clash

    Posted May 28th 2013, 04:10pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com After being roundly panned for a poor performance against England, the Barbarians want to make amends against the Australia-bound tourists Baa-Baas vow to lift tempo for Lions test Stung by widespread media criticism over the disappointing performance against England, the Barbarians management has all but read the riot act to its players ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong

    Typical tempo opens door for Dominant

    Posted May 08th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Typical tempo opens door for Dominant In one way, the Queen Mother Memorial Cup was a good result, with the rare full field giving some hope it might fulfil its role as a feeder into the Champions & Chater Cup. Somewhat less rare- it is almost compulsory- is having any 2,400m event spoiled by a walking tempo, which is why there were horses ...

  5. Sport - Racing

    Prepare yourself for more complaints about the tempo

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Prepare yourself for more complaints about the tempo There are some natural, common-sense reasons why more winners race in the front section of the field but, as we come into Derby season, the trend of play with tempo is certainly one of them. Of course, 12 months ago a great deal was said about pace after the slowly run Derby, which rounded out ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - BOXING

    Pacquiao promises to lift tempo against Marquez

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Los Angeles Filipino superstar aims to put previous doubts to rest as he takes on the Mexican dynamo for the fourth time in eight years next month Pacquiao promises to lift tempo against Marquez Manny Pacquiao says Juan Manuel Marquez won't be able to out run him because he plans to fight at a faster pace when the two veteran boxers clash for the fourth ...

  7. Kid 'must earn his way into Derby'

    Posted Jan 11th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... on the wall at his last run and backed it up with his fifth 1,400m win with all the favours, including the 'just right' tempo. 'He needs it all to go right and he needs the kind of tempo he had today- fast enough that he's off the bridle but not so fast he gets 10 lengths back off the lead,' Whyte said. 'He can rattle home with the quickest of them and, even ...

  8. Backmarker relishes a solid tempo to nail his opposition

    Posted Mar 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... no choice than to go back.' A solid-enough tempo gave The Only Kid a chance, with the horse coming off a lay-off because of internal issues, his last run an eighth on January 15. Mosse agreed ...

  9. Bullish Champion will inject decent tempo into the Derby

    Posted Feb 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken It was hidden away in the fine print to some extent but Bullish Champion's victory on the weekend might have given us hope of a relatively rare event- a decent tempo for the Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby next month. Helene Mascot's Derby was a feast of tempo when Lu Yue and Luckyme held their own private race for last out in front of the field for most of the way, ...

  10. Solid tempo to benefit Kyara

    Posted Nov 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... (1650m) at Happy Valley tonight. With a wide gate on the 'C' course, Kyara (Darren Beadman) may not get all the favours, but he should get a good tempo to make up for it. After charging ... but the race promises a good tempo with Penglai Xianzi, Absolute Hedge, Bould Mover and even Jumbo Gold all possible leaders. That tempo should help with both problems, with Beadman likely to let Kyara ...




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