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  1. Sport - Racing

    Perhaps the one thing all jockeys need is a hug

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 09:32pm by Michael Cox

    ... him with the whip (see the race replay here): Brett Prebble has over-stepped the fine line between hard-riding and riding right into people, or elbowing other jockeys – most famously ... – from which a quick sift through YouTube provides a trove of highlights that could fill a pay-per-view fight night. The undercard would be the whip battle between Eriluis Vaz and Ademar Santos ...

  2. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Sales jockeys sending yuan customers on to the rocks

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 12:47am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... consultant, ha ha) slaving under the sales director's whip on the dealing desk to meet his monthly revenue target does not make much money if he sells you a yuan bond or accepts a yuan deposit ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - JAKE'S VIEW

    Beijing's foreign exchange policy nothing but a silly game

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 03:42am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... that is the operative factor here and, lest you think that policy results from the considered deliberations of informed experts, yuan policy over the last two years has been set by a huge crack-the-whip ...

  4. Comment - Blogs

    Are stewards rule enforcers or riding instructors?

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 07:17pm by Michael Cox

    ... word, in that it puts you straight to sleep. But if you can get up to Rule 99 (2) –just after Rule 94 (7) that states that jockeys can’t carry any substitute for a whip in a race (what, no sword ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

    Woods or Wire: who copped the worst slap?

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 08:11pm by Michael Cox

    ... at Clark as he raced beside him at Happy Valley. The incident wasn’t entirely unprovoked, though – Clark had accidently struck Intellectualstride across the nose with his whip. Later in the season ...

  6. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    The dark economic thoughts of Charlene Chu

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 05:37am by Howard Winn

    ... for the applicant as an explanation for the long delay." Then again you wonder why they didn't have a whip-round at the Post Office and just give her the money.   Have you got any stories that Lai ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    A Mandela lesson for Wong Yuk-man?

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 03:54am by Alex Lo

    ... bore no hatred towards his oppressors. "When he acquired freedom he did not ask the oppressed to 'go and vote for revenge'. He did not use the microphone to whip up hostility, ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Squabbling over TV licences, Manila tragedy won't improve livelihoods

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 08:47pm by Michael Chugani

    ... Hongkongers were a smart bunch. It's surprising how easily they fell into the frenzy whipped up by politicians and the media over the Manila tragedy and TV licences. Michael Chugani ...

  9. Comment - Blogs

    What we love about HKIR week- and International Jockeys' Championship relationship counselling

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 07:58pm by Michael Cox

    ... in different races- working together at race speed under the whip.      Not only do the Japanese work horses hard each day, but last year subsequent Hong Kong Sprint winner Lord Kanaloa even completed ...

  10. Comment - Blogs

    HKIR: The good, the bad and the ugly

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 09:09pm by Michael Cox

    ... grip as the sleek machine powered up the straight on Saturday, slapping the stallion on the shoulder with the whip as he kept him under a double hold. One journalist cleverly described ...




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