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    Life's great mysteries- and why Zac doesn't ride for Size, Cruz, and now Moore

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 08:17pm by Michael Cox

    ... and Tony Cruz, the two trainers with the numbers, and Moore’s "big money, big race" yard. In Purton’s previous six seasons in Hong Kong, he had ridden sporadically for Size – just eight ... of the post-Douglas Whyte, Dream Team 2.0 sub-committee of which Moreira is now chairman. Teaming with Size hasn’t happened. Purton has ridden for Cruz just 24 times since arriving in 2009 and four of those ...

  2. Jet-setting Cruz hot on Moore's heels as championship heats up

    Posted Mar 28th 2011, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Tony Cruz made the most of his dash from Dubai overnight to be at Sha Tin yesterday and land a treble, and Cruz is hoping cementing his 'beautiful' relationship ... Flying Tony Cruz is fast catching up to John Moore's (48 wins) lead, which is down to just: 1 ...

  3. Cruz in control as he nudges two ahead

    Posted May 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken Brett Prebble may have denied Tony Cruz in one of the day's trophy events yesterday, but the leading trainer was able to improve his narrow edge in the championship race ... ready, physically or mentally, to race over further yet.' Worth his place With 16 meetings to go, Tony Cruz has already racked up this many winners to sit ahead of John Moore ...

  4. Cruz has what it takes to secure title: Mosse

    Posted Apr 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... as an apprentice in France and I was very pleased to share such great success with Tony.' Mosse's licence was extended slightly to allow him to fill a void created through Cruz's regular ... Patrick Allen French ace Gerald Mosse kissed Hong Kong goodbye for another season, leaving unbeaten sprinter California Choice with a huge wrap and the prediction that his trainer Tony ...

  5. It's all square at the top, but hungry Cruz is gaining momentum

    Posted Apr 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Patrick Allen Tony Cruz momentarily hit the front in the trainers' premiership with a double before being pegged back in the last race to sit level with John Moore at 51 wins, while Matthew Chadwick put a recent suspension behind him by continuing the stable's roll care of wins on Eternal Beauty and Full Spirit. Eternal Beauty had both Cruz and Chadwick grinning from ear ...

  6. Plenty of cheers in Cruz camp

    Posted Jan 02nd 2011, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Tony Cruz had two reasons to smile when California Memory upset John Moore's hot favourite Xtension in the final race. Given the perfect trip by Matthew Chadwick, the honest grey won his third race for the term and Cruz was only too well aware of the merit in the victory. 'I saw Xtension in England and tried to buy him as a Derby horse and my owners ...

  7. Cruz sees positives despite loss as Memory eyes Gold Cup defence

    Posted Jan 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken Ambitious Dragon's rivals will have no option but to take him on again in the Gold Cup next month, but California Memory's trainer Tony Cruz said he will be more ... the early speed for 1,600m. I was very happy with his run,' Cruz (pictured) said after the Stewards' Cup. 'I was sure he'd be in the finish this time but he's better suited ...

  8. Moore puts heat back on Cruz with treble

    Posted Jul 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com The engraver was halfway through putting Tony Cruz's name on the trainers' championship trophy, but John Moore sent him for an unscheduled break with a treble that breathed life back into the contest. Cruz has looked home and hosed in the championship race for several weeks, but went winless at Sha Tin as Moore scored with Sky Mascot (Jeff ...

  9. Sport - Racing

    Military Attack to run in Dubai World Cup while Blazing Speed heads to Duty Free

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 12:43pm by Alan Aitken

    ... has been represented in the World Cup only twice previously- by Indigenous (8th) in 2000 and by third-placed Bullish Luck in 2007. Tony Cruz-trained Blazing Speed has also been added ...

  10. Now Cruz takes aim at 'Griffin Master'

    Posted Feb 20th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... As Tony Cruz chases down his second Hong Kong trainers' title at the expense of incumbent John Size, he is looking to steal another crown at Sha Tin today when he goes head-on ... in Sydney as a juvenile, is second favourite for the 1,000 metres griffin scamper at $42 (for $10). But Cruz's Lucky Unicorn - owned by the Lucky Owners couple Mr and Mrs Leung Kai-fai, along ...




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