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  1. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Trainer happy with Glorious draw, but is tempered by last year's memories

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 10:59pm by Alan Aitken

    ... testing- there's a big, long straight with rising ground and it might be setting him too much to do John Size "Last year he was slowly away, but you couldn't say that's a habit ... there's a big, long straight with rising ground and it might be setting him too much to do getting too far back in the field," Size said. Glorious Days was a picture of relaxed health ...

  2. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Hong Kong's lack of Group One features actually a positive on the world stage

    Posted May 15th 2014, 08:44pm by ANDREW HAWKINS

    ... with The Goodwood at Morphettville in Adelaide containing a long tail and looking more like a glorified Group Two. The races also represented the eighth and ninth opportunity to win an open Group One over ...

  3. Sport - Racing - RACING

    South Africa's Variety Club aims to buck trend in Champions Mile

    Posted May 02nd 2014, 11:16pm by Alan Aitken

    ... record says it all- not a lot bothers the chestnut whose international career was held up for so long by his owner's devotion to racing in South Africa and by the quarantine issues ... brought," said Brown. Many horses of his calibre head overseas long before their 19th start, but at that stage Variety Club was still carving them up in South Africa for owners Markus and Ingrid ...

  4. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Able Friend can follow in Designs On Rome's footsteps, says John Moore

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 10:28pm by ANDREW HAWKINS

    ... John Moore believes Designs On Rome's QE II Cup win confirms his long-held belief that stablemate Able Friend is an international Group One horse in waiting- but Sunday's HK$12 million Champions Mile might be the only test of that viewpoint for this campaign. Moore revealed on Wednesday that tackling the Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot on June 17 is a long shot even ...

  5. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Talking turf in Hong Kong

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 10:54pm by Alan Aitken

    ... and policies," he said. "Being in Hong Kong for as long as I have- and I take nothing from the origins of the sport or the wonderful European racing scene- I can see the future is in Asia. ... wagering as racing's life-blood, with a message that we must take an outside-in view, not an inside-out view. "This inside-out look is more difficult to bring to countries with a long ...

  6. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Lack of travel may swing John Moore towards Designs On Rome

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 12:52am by ALAN ATIKEN

    ... to Singapore after this race, as long as the horse is all right, and he'll fly out on May 9," said Fownes. "The blinkers are the only thing new, added purely to address the horse's ...

  7. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Hong Kong dominates Dubai sprint features in successful international raid

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 01:39am by Alan Aitken

    ... a long way from home in the Duty Free, Dominant brave in the Sheema Classic after early interference, and the World Cup a popular home town result for Godolphin's African Story while Akeed ... in Hong Kong, we have been taking him for long walks, before and after trackwork, doing everything to get him to settle down and keep calm," Yiu said. "I still remember seeing Amber Sky ...

  8. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Lucky eight are strongest Hong Kong contingent to land in Dubai

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 10:08pm by Alan Aitken

    ... anyway," said Gibson. "But Douglas came back very happy with the horse and said he was very relaxed, which is important. It isn't long since Akeed Mofeed last ran and he had a nice trial ...

  9. Sport - Racing - RACING

    John Moore remains confident in Designs On Rome for Hong Kong Derby, despite draw

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 01:40am by Alan Aitken

    ... On Rome's place as his first elect was not weakened by the wider launch. I'm not worried about Designs On Rome- he can make a long sustained run for 600m John Moore "No, I don't think ... "I'm not worried about Designs On Rome- he can make a long sustained run for 600m- but Able Friend can't and the inside draw will see him get a nice cushy run behind the speed to help him ...

  10. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Pressure on John Moore-trained Military Attack in Gold Cup

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 01:44am by Alan Aitken

    ... Moreira as Moore looks for the key to switch Military Attack's winning ways back on. The horse hasn't won for a long time now. There was a jockey change, so they are obviously feeling ... a lot of pressure in their camp," said Gibson. "The horse hasn't won for a long time now. There was a jockey change, so they are obviously feeling a bit of pressure ...




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