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Sunny King

Sichuan Success 'a super star in the making'

Champion jockey Douglas Whyte fended off the searing heat and sapping humidity and ensured sure his stretch to make the weight on four-year-old Sichuan Success was all worthwhile in the Group Three Prince Jewellery & Watch Premier Cup (1,400m) yesterday.

Monday, 20 June, 2011, 12:00am

Green Birdie flying to Dubai for Golden Shaheen

The US$2 million Golden Shaheen in Dubai next Saturday night will be heavy with Asian influence after a quick switch for the Caspar Fownes-trained sprinter Green Birdie yesterday.

20 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Back to his pet trip, Moore's King has the edge on handicapper

Whether it leads to a win in Saturday's Class One Chinese New Year Cup or not remains to be seen, but the John Moore-trained Sunny King will at least have an edge on the handicapper in the race.

2 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Lucky Nine can take it to next level

An intriguing Class One sprint field has been chosen as the first Triple Trio leg of the 2010-11 season and it may prove a pointer to the rest of the season should the rising talents upstage some veterans of Hong Kong racing.

3 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

Xianzi can make light work of weight rise

Penglai Xianzi looked a transformed horse when scoring a brilliant win first-up from a break and he should have little trouble in offsetting a weight increase in the middle pin of tomorrow's Triple Trio at Sha Tin.

3 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

Mostly a day to forget for top trainer

6 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Master Power can keep Moore's tally ticking over

John Moore continues to lead the trainers' title race a merry dance, and Master Power can continue his great run in the Begonia Handicap this afternoon at Sha Tin, which could boil down to a face-off with championship rival John Size.

8 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

Excellent Boy gets his head together after stable drama

Excellent Boy gave the Caspar Fownes stable a late-season highlight in the final Sha Tin race for the season yesterday and the wonder was not so much that he won, but that he made the race at all.

2 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Supreme Hero shocks big guns

Japanese rider Toshio Uchida and reigning Macau champion trainer Allen Tam Man-chau turned the form book upside down at Taipa racecourse yesterday as outsider Supreme Hero led home a clean sweep for the locals in the Macau Hong Kong Trophy.

14 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Gamble on Sunny King pays off

Trainer John Moore put his judgment on the line when he bought Irish-bred four-year-old Sunny King for one of his best owners last year but the gamble struck paydirt yesterday at Sha Tin.

12 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Champion King set to reign again

Promising Champion King had his winning sequence broken only through misfortune last start and despite a rise in class he should bounce back to his best in the final leg of tomorrow night's Triple Trio at Happy Valley.

9 Jan 2007 - 12:00am