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John Bell

Mascot Fortune can make amends for luckless last start

Mascot Fortune may have only managed to beat home one runner at his last appearance, but the promising gelding looks set to get his career quickly back on track in the Wong Cup (1,400m) at Sha Tin today.

Sunday, 4 May, 2008, 12:00am

Night Hunter III finally ready to break through

Night Hunter III may have had a slow start to his career, but he is set to make up for lost time in the opening leg of tomorrow afternoon's Triple Trio at Sha Tin.

The Andy Leung Ting-wah-trained gelding failed to make an impression in his first seven starts, before a switch to the all-weather track for the first time resulted in an improved effort, placing behind Great Hero.

3 May 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

Lightweight Buccaneer is the one to beat again

Buccaneer has been a transformed horse since switching to Happy Valley, and he should make light work of a rise in class in the middle leg of Sunday's Triple Trio at the city circuit.

With the TT only being partially won last weekend, the main prize is expected to reach HK$13 million, and despite a tricky draw, Buccaneer makes plenty of banker appeal under a light load.

18 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Class drop can help Evergreen overcome burden of top weight

Evergreen indicated he was set to get his career back on track with an improved effort last start and, with the drop to Class Four for only the fourth time in his career, he should return to his best in the final leg of tomorrow night's Triple Trio at Happy Valley.

8 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Weight's not an issue for Ferraris' Amazing Venture

Amazing Venture looked a transformed horse when scoring an ultra-impressive win last start and, despite taking a rise in weight, he looks set to repeat the dose in the final leg of Sunday's Triple Trio at Sha Tin.

4 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Inside alley can help Butterfield reverse fortune

Butterfield should bring a halt to a recent run of bad luck from the prized inside alley in the final leg of tomorrow night's Triple Trio at Happy Valley.

The Alex Wong Yu-on-trained gelding showed what he was capable of at his second run for the season over the 1,650 metres at the city circuit when dishing out a solid beating to Elfhelm, who then went on to win three races.

1 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Time has come for Right Fraar to deliver the goods

Right Fraar finally gets the drop in class he has been looking for, and he should have little trouble in returning to his best in the opening leg of Sunday's Triple Trio at Sha Tin.

With the TT only being partially won on Monday, the main prize is expected to reach HK$7 million, and Right Fraar is primed to give players a walk-up start.

28 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Inside alley gives Famagusta the edge despite weight rise

Famagusta gives the impression he is a horse on the march to better races and, with the advantage of gate one, should make light work of a rise in weight in the final leg of Sunday's Triple Trio at Sha Tin.

14 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Telecom Tycoon ready to end long losing run

It may be 30 months since he last tasted success, but Telecom Tycoon can emerge from the wilderness by claiming the opening leg of Sunday's Triple Trio at Sha Tin.

7 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Young Red Ruler ready to show his true colours

Red Ruler hasn't lived up to expectations, but with a switch to Happy Valley for the first time, he should bring the desired result in the middle pin of tomorrow night's Triple Trio.

With the TT failing to go off last Wednesday night, the main prize is expected to reach $16 million, and, despite striking a competitive race, Red Ruler makes plenty of appeal as a banker.

4 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Ferraris' Good To Go can toy with seasoned dirt rivals

Good To Go makes his all-weather track debut in today's Macau Handicap (1,200m) and, on the evidence of a blistering trial win, the royally bred stallion is finally set to live up to his potential.

1 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

No weight worries for impressive Great Hero

The turnaround in Great Hero since switching to the all-weather track has been remarkable and, despite taking a hefty rise in weight, he looks to have the middle pin of tomorrow afternoon's Triple Trio at Sha Tin at his mercy.

29 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Local Power will take plenty of running down

Local Power was desperately unlucky not to figure in the finish at his last outing and he should have little trouble in returning to his best in the middle pin of tomorrow night's Triple Trio at Happy Valley.

26 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Improving Dragon looks the part in middle pin of TT

Special Dragon looks to have the makings of a promising type and he should make light work of a rise in weight in the middle pin of Sunday afternoon's Triple Trio at Sha Tin.

With the TT only being partially won last weekend, the main prize is expected to reach $8 million, and Special Dragon looks a standout banker, despite being poorly drawn in gate 11.

22 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

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