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Classy galloper strides through ranks

Smart galloper Masterkova (3-1 on favourite) continued his progression up the class ladder yesterday with a hard-fought, minimum-margin victory in the eighth event at Sha Tin.

Monday, 28 April, 1997, 12:00am

Tres Vite plays waiting game

Leading Derby contender Tres Vite is in danger of missing the focal point of the local racing calendar after bypassing an intended lead-up event at Sha Tin yesterday. The Patrick Biancone-trained gelding has won each of his three starts but showed mucus when scoped midway through last week and the master French mentor was not prepared to risk him.

13 Jan 1997 - 12:00am

Biancone keeps his followers happy with early successes

PATRICK Biancone is back! That was the unequivocal message after a big-priced opening-day double from the larger-than-life French handler.

Biancone's cleverly supported Sea Of Jasper came from way off the pace to short head Lucky Express in the fourth under a consummate ride from stable jockey Eric Legrix.

12 Sep 1994 - 12:00am

In-form Frenchmen sweep to impressive Vase success

PATRICK Biancone and Gerald Mosse's burst of form continued unabated at Sha Tin yesterday when revitalised stayer Swept Away made it four in a row in the feature Centenary Vase.

Swept Away scored by a cheeky three-quarters of a length from Peter Ng Bik-kuen's improving Endurance with Fortune Leader back in third.

26 Jan 1993 - 12:00am