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Patrick Biancone

Waterhouse has an Easter to remember

There's no doubt about the biggest story from the Easter weekend of racing in Sydney: the incredible Group One treble by the all-conquering Gai Waterhouse.

Tuesday, 22 April, 2003, 12:00am

Allan primes Yim for all-HK assault

Former champion apprentice Simon 'Hong Kong' Yim will be asked by Ivan Allan to make up a 'true Hong Kong team to take on the world' aboard Jeune King Prawn in Sunday's Yasuda Kinen in Tokyo.

28 May 2002 - 12:00am

Mosse gathers a classy double

Cultured French rider Gerald Mosse underlined why for so many years he was the darling of the Happy Valley crowd with a smooth double at the city track yesterday.

24 Dec 2000 - 12:00am

Whyte cuts Valley swathe

The jockeys' championship may not be at the forefront of his thoughts these days but Douglas Whyte is likely to land a couple of good winners before the end of the season judging by yesterday's early morning trials action at Happy Valley.

21 May 2000 - 12:00am

'It has been a long month without a winner, but this was a very nice ride for

Gerald Mosse, the former darling of the punting public, last night ended a losing sequence which would have been unimaginable a few seasons ago.

Then, the accomplished French rider was stable jockey to Patrick Biancone and riding winners as if they were going out of fashion.

9 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

It's Comedy hour for Millard's followers

When a number of his early well-backed runners went AWOL, some were all too ready to suggest that first-season South African trainer Tony Millard was little more than a comedian.

23 Feb 2000 - 12:00am

Millard serves up feasts for future

Stable changes have been a staple of the punting diet in Hong Kong for many seasons.

Long-serving trainer Lawrie Fownes is the standing dish as far as this little system goes but the stable of first-season trainer, the South African Tony Millard, is throwing up an increasing amount of tasty morsels.

12 Jan 2000 - 12:00am

Biancone clinches job in America

PATRICK Biancone has officially started his new job in America.

The flamboyant Frenchman, whose training career here effectively ended when he was suspended for 10 months after the first day of the present season, will run owner Frank Stronach's racing operation.

9 Jan 2000 - 12:00am

Welsh rider given longer spell

Welsh jockey David Harrison had his initial licence to ride in Hong Kong extended yesterday - but the axe fell on Frenchman Freddie Sanchez.

Harrison rode in this year's Melbourne Cup and won last year's Hong Kong Derby on 132-1 shot Holy Grail. He can now ride here until March 15.

25 Nov 1999 - 12:00am

Owner moves former Derby winner from champion trainer in wake of controversial

Johan Cruyff has been moved from champion trainer David Hayes' stable in a sensational twist to the controversy surrounding its performance on Sunday.

The 1998 Hong Kong Derby winner, a local hope for next month's $10 million Hong Kong Cup, will now be trained by David Oughton.

24 Nov 1999 - 12:00am