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  1. Very Fit lifts Tony Cruz past milestone

    Posted Mar 14th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Tony Cruz celebrated a personal milestone when Very Fit, the progressive half-brother to champion Silent Witness, gave the trainer his 60th winner for the season. Very Fit, ... be back on Derby day next year at the top level. Cruz and Coetzee, popularly known as the C-team, are having a season of unparalleled success. But the 60-winner mark was special because ...

  2. Cruz pits Multidandy against the Witness in bid for Dubai berth

    Posted Feb 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... in Dubai a fortnight later. Trainer Tony Cruz said yesterday he had looked at all available options for Multidandy to qualify him for the Group One Golden Shaheen, run down the straight 1,200 ... would almost certainly be enough,' Cruz said. The alternative was for Cruz to send Multidandy to Dubai significantly earlier, to run against South African star National Currency in a Group ...

  3. Cruz's sprint star sparkles in trials

    Posted Nov 24th 2004, 12:00am by Clint Hutchison

    ... Clint Hutchison Tony Cruz won the only all-weather trial at Sha Tin yesterday, where handy sprinter Highlilli led from start to finish in an impressive display. This trial confirmed ... Cruz's Ace King was noted down working in a positive manner yesterday when clocking 51.5 seconds over 800m. It was his first piece of work since winning a turf trial last week. He has clearly ...

  4. Cruz knows going will get tough next season

    Posted Jun 27th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Champion trainer Tony Cruz took the mantle from John Size after three years of trying yesterday but wasn't having any delusions about repeating a stunning season which has yielded at least 90 winners, more than $113 million in stakes and another seven Group Ones. Having put away George Moore's 'unbreakable' record of 87 wins in a season, Cruz still ...

  5. Cruz looks to extend winning streak

    Posted Dec 18th 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Tony Cruz goes to Sha Tin this afternoon with outstanding chances of not only defending his seven-win lead on the Hong Kong trainers' premiership, but increasing it. Cruz ... And in the other race, the second event, his charge Bullish General is a clear-cut second favourite at $48 (for $10). Cruz's favourites are Very Fit (race 1, $24), Split Seconds (race 6, $46), ...

  6. Tip is out for Cruz's Lucky Danske

    Posted Jan 26th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Lucky Danske is a card-carrying member of the C Team, being trained by Tony Cruz. The former six times champion jockey is making every post a winner in his bid to land a second Hong Kong trainers' premiership and is leading in winners at a record rate, currently 21.9 per cent. Regardless of whether the professionals think the Cruz runners are value or not, they keep winning ...

  7. Felix is just hot, says trainer

    Posted Apr 17th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... before he gets a compliment as big as the one paid to him by trainer Tony Cruz. Coetzee rode magnificently to land Shiny Ribbon ($16.50), Shining Day ($78), Sheriff Bamboo ($19.50) and Sun Power ($53). 'Felix is just hot,' Cruz said. 'His riding today has been absolutely perfect. He's riding the tidal wave and he's just getting better and better.' Cruz ...

  8. C-team reunite to shock Ba Ba & Co

    Posted Mar 16th 2009, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Felix Coetzee returned to Sha Tin in triumph yesterday and in tandem with his old C-team partner Tony Cruz, brought the Good Ba Ba party to a stuttering halt. Coetzee, who ... He's beaten Good Ba Ba before when Felix rode him and I had the horse in that sort of form again Tony Cruz knew all along Egyptian Ra was a winning chance yesterday ...

  9. Cruz control

    Posted Nov 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Tama Lung Tony Cruz has never been one to take it easy. 'You have to have drive,' says Hong Kong's most successful jockey and champion thoroughbred horse trainer. 'If you don't have a goal in your life, your time is up.' The son of an amateur jockey, Cruz began riding at the age of three and by 14 was an apprentice at the-then Royal Hong Kong ...

  10. Cruz is finding his peak now, Da Silva says

    Posted May 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Well known owner Archie da Silva threw his considerable weight behind Tony Cruz's push for this year's championship at Happy Valley last night, ... the first turn of the Longchamp Racecourse Handicap (1,650m) before grinding his rivals into the dust at his first experience of the city track. The three-year-old's win gave Cruz- absent ...




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