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  1. Young gun Efficient is given a shot at history

    Posted Nov 07th 2006, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... exciting young horse in Australia. Now, will the rigours of the Cup at the horse's seventh start be the ruin of him? Williams, who also has Zipping and Activation in the race, is best known ... The most famous three-year-old Cup story was Tulloch, Australia's greatest post-war three-year-old, who had a mortgage on the 1957 race. One of the big newspaper proprietors of the time, Ezra ...

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    This one's for you, dad – Caspar Fownes grabs trophy in trainers' thriller

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 10:07pm by Alan Aitken

    ... and hasn't looked back. "I love my dad- he taught me everything. "I've followed him around since I was a young fella and it's very special to have him here today to enjoy ... to bed earlier in the week, and whose other main contribution to the day was photo-bombing Fownes in the post-race celebrations. "Cassie boy!" Purton screamed as one more interviewer ...

  3. Marwing's card packed with winners

    Posted Jan 28th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Punters might find better value in Weichong Marwing's prospects in today's Jockey Challenge after Douglas Whyte was posted at very cramped odds last night. Oddsmakers threw up Durban Demon as the 1.65 favourite for the 11-race marathon and he must have outstanding claims to the day's honours with good chances to post points in every race. But while ...

  4. Sport - Racing

    'Unbelievable' track helps Cruz storm to a treble but title a longshot

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 12:25am by Alan Aitken

    ... posted for Sha Tin on Sunday but when the storms disappeared several hours prior to racing, the best drying circuit in the world kicked into gear and by the time the last race was run, ... with mucus," Cruz said. "It was very difficult to get rid of the problem. This mucus is a thing about young horses, new horses when they arrive but as they mature and they've been here ...

  5. Soumillon in 'fight' with Moore's son

    Posted Dec 16th 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... the Post there had been 'some discussion about horse racing matters and a brief pushing match between two young men who might have had a bit much to drink'. 'But it is out ...

  6. Sport - Racing

    Joao Moreira- The Boy from Brazil becomes Magic Man

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 05:29am by Alan Aitken

    ... disqualified again," Moreira says. "One guy called me and said, 'You're not born for this, look for another job'." The voice telling young Moreira to give his dream away ... when I got there, but soon learned to communicate. Maybe now I have to learn Chinese." Moreira estimates he has ridden in "maybe 17 or 18 countries", but one foreign posting ...

  7. Soumillon ends his stint in style

    Posted Mar 05th 2006, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Kong Trophy at Taipa. However, the charismatic young rider will be back to pilot Viva Pataca in the Derby on March 26. The jockey has been a highlight of the mid-season tranche with his win tally short of Robbie Fradd's record of 32 for a short stint but right up with any other scores posted and he has been regularly in combination with John Moore while the stable has been ...

  8. Stipes slap Doyle with two-meeting ban for careless riding

    Posted Oct 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... the same horse out at least hands and heels to the winning post. While riders tend to spear to the outside fence in straight races nowadays regardless of the rail placement or draw, Olivier Doleuze was more than happy coming down the centre on Whisky Power when he upset the hot favourite Young Label in the Pai Tau Handicap yesterday. 'He is a funny horse. He changes his legs every four ...

  9. Punters simply love the Whyte show

    Posted Oct 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... I was left in front too soon,' he said. 'The leader that day died on me and I had to go for home before I really would have liked, and being a young horse out there on his own for a long ... stage, even though the race did not appear to be won until the shadows of the post. 'A horse like Floral Dynamite does his absolute best. He's running home in 22 seconds and he ...

  10. Mosse saddles up at the Lee yard

    Posted Jan 14th 2006, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... struggled to gain momentum this season with his retaining stable enduring the frustrating run of outs. He sits on 14 wins for the term, including the five wins posted by Woods. He has ridden 23 ... of Kentucky Derby winner Fusaichi Pegasus at the Magic Millions yearling sale on the Gold Coast in Australia yesterday, writes Murray Bell. The success of brilliant young sprinter Floral Pegasus ...




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