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Robin Parke

Dirt-track trial throws up Multizen magic for Millard

Trainer Tony Millard may have a useful acquisition in Multizen, who landed the first of two all-weather trials at Sha Tin yesterday.

Saturday, 30 September, 2000, 12:00am

Dirt-track trial throws up Multizen magic for Millard

Trainer Tony Millard may have a useful acquisition in Multizen, who landed the first of two all-weather trials at Sha Tin yesterday. Multizen prevailed by a head over the improving Hurray from the stable of Peter Chapple-Hyam with Give To Thee two lengths further back in third position having been there throughout the eight-runner dirt trial over 1,150 metres.

30 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

Modern technology wins day as timing system is tried out

A sectional timing system specially adapted for racing will go into operation on a trial basis in Hong Kong at the end of next month. It will be initially tested over 400 metres and then in turf trials, but the Jockey Club is not saying when it will be in operation on our two racecourses.

22 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

'Worked back' rail given green light

The new 'worked back rail' on the troubled B Course at Happy Valley will have its raceday baptism at next Wednesday's meeting at the city track.

Racing officials, headed by the director of racing Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges, met trainers after trackwork yesterday to discuss the arrangements and other pertinent topics.

28 Jan 2000 - 12:00am

SMULLEN'S CHRISTMAS WISHES COME TRUE

Young Irish star Pat Smullen put himself firmly in the Hong Kong shop window with a confident winning ride on Wishes (8-1) in the eighth event at Sha Tin yesterday.

27 Dec 1999 - 12:00am

QUINN'S SUSPENSION TO START ON WEDNESDAY

Irish lightweight Jimmy Quinn, who was suspended following the successful objection lodged by Glen Boss in the final race at Happy Valley on Saturday, will start his three-day ban on Wednesday.

6 Dec 1999 - 12:00am

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