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Glen Boss

Boss replaces Prebble on Sacred Kingdom for Singapore sprint

Australia's leading big-race rider, Glen Boss, will be the new jockey for Sacred Kingdom when the sprinter tackles the S$1 million (HK$6.3 million) KrisFlyer Sprint in Singapore on May 22.

Friday, 6 May, 2011, 12:00am

Southern hemisphere trainers fit the bill

One of the big training performances Down Under in recent weeks was turned in by Melbourne-based Peter Moody, who has taken a smart filly called Typhoon Tracy from a maiden to Group One winner in the space of five runs.

25 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Lee praises Purton's 'gem of a ride'

Zac Purton produced a gem of a ride to win on notoriously difficult Solar Mighty and trainer Almond Lee Yee-tat was happy to hand him the kudos.

'All credit to Zac - I told him the same things I told Glen Boss about the horse last season and he was able to win two races on him,' Lee said.

7 Dec 2008 - 12:00am

Slight drop in turnover

A late scratching, the lack of a Triple Trio jackpot and the psychological presence of tomorrow night's added Happy Valley meeting combined to see yesterday's season-finale figures at Sha Tin come in lower than a year ago.

2 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

With top duo away, Beadman can shine in the Challenge

This afternoon the Jockey Challenge goes into unchartered territory - the first meeting with both premiership leaders Douglas Whyte and Brett Prebble missing - and oddsmakers look like they have it right by posting Darren Beadman at HK$4.5 favourite.

8 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

Count on First Knight in race for HK$35m windfall

Capable First Knight has been right out of luck in recent times, but a drop to Class Five for the first time in 30 months should bring about a change in fortune in the opening leg of Sunday's Triple Trio at Sha Tin.

30 May 2008 - 12:00am

Joy And Fun comeback offers Cruz some cheer

Popular trainer Derek Cruz will probably want to forget a lot of the 2007-08 season, but the courage and honesty of Joy And Fun to fightback to winning yesterday's ATV Cup (1,600m) after a nasty pre-season injury will be something he will recall fondly.

19 May 2008 - 12:00am

Boss claims historic Doncaster win

Glen Boss made history in Sydney yesterday, winning the Group One Emirates Doncaster Handicap at Randwick with a perfect ride on Triple Honour. It is the first time in the race's 163-year history that a jockey has won it three years in succession.

27 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Horace's Choice looks a good thing for bumper TT

The talented Horace's Choice may have been beaten more than 20 lengths at his last two starts, but with a return to 1,600 metres in the middle leg of Sunday's Triple Trio, he can bounce back to his brilliant best.

25 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Boss has Slipper chance on Sebring

Australian jockey Glen Boss had an eerie sense of deja vu yesterday with a late engagement that will see him ride the ante-post favourite in the world's richest two-year-old race in Sydney on Saturday.

15 Apr 2008 - 12:00am