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When speaking the truth means breaking a silence

In Shanghai's muzzled arts world, softly spoken playwright Sha Yexin has made a habit of irritating officialdom with his independent voice.

Friday, 2 February, 2007, 12:00am

Wealthy holds out promise of TT riches

The Dennis Yip Chor-hong-trained Wealthy is yet to be beaten over 1,400 metres at Sha Tin, and as a result must be given strong claims as banker material in the middle pin of the Triple Trio on Derby Day this Sunday.

The light-framed son of Danehill continues to rise through the ranks, all three victories this season coming over the course and distance.

11 Mar 2005 - 12:00am

City Briefs

90,000 expected to ring in New Year at Sha tin party

21 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

Tycoon's turn to shine

Ambitious Tycoon returns to the races in the last event at tonight's mixed meeting at Sha Tin after just two days' rest and in-form trainer Dennis Yip Chor-hong will be looking to his consistent galloper to go one better than his effort on Sunday.

28 Apr 2004 - 12:00am

Zero In primed for breakthrough

Title-chasing Tony Cruz holds the key for banker selection in the opening leg with Zero In, who is still searching for his first local victory. The progressive sprinter was a beaten odds-on ($16) favourite on his last outing in mid-January when a neck third to Upbeat on a soft track over 1,200 metres.

13 Feb 2004 - 12:00am

Punters would be wise to follow Healthy Wealthy

The Woods brothers - trainer Sean and jockey Wendyll - have taken a little time to hit form this season but can add to their New Year's Day double with a couple more this afternoon, because Healthy Wealthy (Race 10) and Silverbird (Race Eight) should take all the beating.

4 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

Man questioned over fatal fall

POLICE were questioning a 22-year-old man in connection with the death of a girl, 13, who is believed to have fallen from a landing between the 21st and 22nd floors of a Sha Tin building.

9 May 1999 - 12:00am

Girl, 6, assaulted

A six-year-old girl left home alone was molested by a stranger who later ransacked her Sha Kok Estate home in Sha Tin.

17 Dec 1998 - 12:00am