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Nice Folks charges from last place to first

'I like this horse - he's such a little bull,' was Olivier Doleuze's jubilant pronouncement after coming from last to win on Nice Folks in the Class Three cup event.

Monday, 2 July, 2012, 12:00am

Klammer has the form on his side

Elegance Klammer's rich vein of form makes him the one to beat again in the Ho Chung River Handicap (1,650m) at Happy Valley tonight, but the John Moore-trained four-year-old has a hurdle to jump.

20 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Who said it?

We would love to be able to put LME delivery points, LME warehouses into China

London Metal Exchange chief executive Martin Abbott

The history of China's youth movement is a history of the numerous young people who strive under the party's leadership

President Hu Jintao

5 May 2012 - 12:00am

Dynamic Blitz a test case for Dubai sojourn

It may have been forced upon them to some extent, but connections of Dynamic Blitz have taken the sensible path with the sprinter by going to Dubai's international carnival and his results may seal that same road as a fixture for the future.

26 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

United looks a rock-solid banker

Punters may be tiring of the short odds about the John Moore-trained United, but the five-year-old looks an ideal anchor-leg banker for Triple Trio players at Happy Valley on Sunday.

29 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Sales pass 600-mark in industrial sector

Sales of Hong Kong industrial properties surged nearly 30 per cent to more than 600 last month, but the activity will fall to 500 deals this month, say property agents.

There were 627 deals clinched in August, representing 29.3 per cent more than the 485 deals recorded in July, according to Centaline Property Agency.

8 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

News hound in pursuit

'Illegally trespassing borders'. These were the words that 16-year-old Wong Tin-yau saw before he was freed from a Shenzhen police station last December. He had been detained for trespassing in Lo Wu while filming people demanding the release of a jailed mainland human rights activist, Liu Xiaobo (). Tin-yau says he was strangled by a public security officer and his camera taken away.

21 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

European Soliloquy

European Soliloquy

by Sara Tin

Asia One, HK$175

4 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

Transformed Medico has Valley feature at his mercy

Reformed Medico has everything in his favour to make it back-to-back wins at Happy Valley tonight in the Po Leung Kuk Centenary Cup (1,800m).

The horse, who arrived from Ireland with three wins and two seconds from six starts in 2006, had Derby prospect written all over him, but it all went so wrong.

4 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

Hats off to the ladies

It's that time of the year again - Sa Sa Ladies' Purse Day - the most fashionable date on the calendar when everyone shows off their finery during a great day of racing at Sha Tin

12 Oct 2008 - 12:00am