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Memory lands in Lion City in good shape

Tony Cruz reported California Memory was in top shape ahead of Sunday's Singapore Airlines International Cup, as the grey handled his second overseas trip in the space of six weeks like a seasoned professional.

Tuesday, 15 May, 2012, 12:00am

Memory lands in Lion City in good shape

Tony Cruz reported California Memory was in top shape ahead of Sunday's Singapore Airlines International Cup, as the grey handled his second overseas trip in the space of six weeks like a seasoned professional.

15 May 2012 - 12:00am

Fownes contender given Thumbs Up

Caspar Fownes doesn't especially care whether it rains or not before Sunday's $14 million Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup but the trainer will be keenly checking the weather reports all the same.

24 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Raid on Lion City 'perfect' for Thumbs Up

Caspar Fownes is eyeing the Singapore Airlines International Cup with Thumbs Up after the stayer's powerful display lumping top weight in the Group Three Premier Plate, and the trainer is keen to avoid the current crop of local middle-distance stars.

19 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Sapelli can keep Plate for another season

After yo-yoing in the ratings over the past 12 months, the John Size-trained stayer Sapelli bounces back into the Group Three Premier Plate allotted the same weight he carried to victory in the race last year and can win again, especially with a couple of major rivals drawn wide.

18 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Thumbs Up can claim first international Group trophy

A combination of factors that has eluded Thumbs Up this season in Hong Kong can pave the way to the Caspar Fownes-trained six-year-old claiming the prestigious Group One Yasuda Kinen today.

5 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Champions Mile is next for rising Flying Blue

Emerging star Flying Blue took his first step into the big time with ease yesterday as he saw off the established stars in the Group Two Chairman's Trophy and set himself for a tilt at the BMW Champions Mile.

4 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Thumbs Up ready to show his best

The Caspar Fownes-trained Thumbs Up has been one of the forgotten horses of the season, but the six-year-old gets his chance to put that right in the Group Two Chairman's Trophy (1,600m) at Sha Tin today.

3 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Prebble to prove too good again in Challenge

Derek Leung Ka-chun may make the pace but Brett Prebble will be the man charging home at the business end and the Australian may continue what has been a period of Jockey Challenge domination.

31 May 2009 - 12:00am

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