San Lorenzo

Argentina's Independiente relegated for first time after loss to San Lorenzo

Independiente's Daniel Montenegro (right) comforts a teammate after the loss that saw the team relegated. Photo: Xinhua

The Red Devils, who could not afford to drop another point, lost 1-0 at home to San Lorenzo and went down with one match to go in the "Final" championship.

Monday, 17 June, 2013, 4:35am

A Good Week for … , March 17, 2013

San Lorenzo is suddenly in the limelight thanks to its most famous fan, Pope Francis.

The Argentinian soccer club San Lorenzo is suddenly in the limelight thanks to its most famous fan … Pope Francis. 

17 Mar 2013 - 7:32am

Champion leaves best until last aboard San Lorenzo

Where would you go looking among 102 winners and 589 rides for the best performance by Douglas Whyte as he made his way to a sixth straight jockeys' championship? Well, according to the Durban Demon himself, you need look no further than the 102nd success on San Lorenzo in the Cox's Handicap yesterday.

5 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Size team builds up for final assault

A strong on-speed bias made yesterday's barrier trial winners Classa For Ever and Win Fortune seem impressive but from a future viewpoint, casting one's eyes further back in the field should prove far more profitable.

12 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Brilliant Billet Express puts rivals in shade

Billet Express went to his summer quarters a winner and he may soon return in exactly the same way, judging by the blitzing he handed out to some quality opposition in his barrier trial at Sha Tin yesterday.

28 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Bumper performance in prospect for Size and Dye

The hugely successful John Size-Shane Dye partnership should have the last laugh at Sha Tin this afternoon with Bumper Bumper, a progressive Australian-bred gelding who looks a solid chance to land his third win from five starts.

7 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

San Lorenzo finding the going good in the shades

It is hardly a new story, but San Lorenzo has become just another horse to find himself and improve out of sight once blinkers went on.

Champion jockey Douglas Whyte's lone winner on the card, San Lorenzo made it three from three in the shades that have been the making of the Dennis Yip Chor-hong-trained four-year-old.

2 Feb 2004 - 12:00am