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  • Sep 21, 2014
  • Updated: 1:24am

Tony Millard

Bargain buy Super Lifeline punches above his weight to lift Hong Kong Macau Trophy

South African trainer Tony Millard crowned one of the highlight afternoons of his career at Sha Tin with a Group Three Hong Kong Macau Trophy win for pint-sized, unassuming bargain buy, Super Lifeline.

Monday, 3 March, 2014, 3:51pm

Teetan's treble puts some spark back into his season

Suspensions and the presence of Joao Moreira had eaten into the productivity of Karis Teetan of late but the Mauritian bounced back from his mid-season flat spot with his first treble, including what he felt was a key victory for leading trainer John Size.

3 Mar 2014 - 9:40am

Four-timer for Millard a change of luck credited to Ambitious owner

Trainer Tony Millard credited Ambitious Dragon's owner Johnson Lam Pui-hung with a turnaround in the stable fortunes and repaid him by getting Ambitious Champion past the post for his maiden local victory.

Ambitious Champion had only a short head to spare as it rained winners for Millard, following a month without a victory.

3 Mar 2014 - 9:32am

Lifeline a Super chance for Hong Kong as our horses take on Macau's best

The local horses have generally had the wood on the visitors in a decade of the $2 million Hong Kong Macau Trophy (1,400m) and rarely has there been a horse looking as well suited to the event as Super Lifeline.

28 Feb 2014 - 8:46pm

Clear room the Key to victory for promising Witness

Tony Cruz-trained Key Witness looked more like the talented youngster who trialled in Australia when he grabbed victory at his second race start on Wednesday night and there will be many more wins ahead.

20 Feb 2014 - 8:53pm

Millard fined HK$30,000 over stable 'mix-up'

A stable mix-up has resulted in trainer Tony Millard being fined HK$30,000 after a mafoo applied ice to the legs of Bear Elite within two hours of a race, breaching the rules and resulting in the horse being scratched last Sunday.

11 May 2013 - 5:04am

Millard glad to see Dragon fly under the radar

Trainer Tony Millard is happy to keep an air of quiet confidence in dual Horse Of The Year, Ambitious Dragon in the run-up to Sunday's HK$14 million Audemars Piguet QE II Cup and welcomes the international opposition that helps him do it.

24 Apr 2013 - 5:52am

Thunder will create more noise in time, says Millard

Tony Millard said his five-year-old Sudden Thunder was likely to remain "a bridesmaid rather than a bride" for the time being, but the consistent gelding would still win his share of races in the end.

21 Apr 2013 - 6:11am

Ambitious Dragon might take part in the Champions Mile

The announcement that two top-liners from the southern hemisphere will be lining up in next month's HK$12 million Champions Mile at Sha Tin was somewhat overshadowed yesterday by trainer Tony Millard's intention to back up dual Horse Of The Year Ambitious Dragon in the race.

18 Apr 2013 - 4:05am

Engrossing set for a dazzling season

Trainer Tony Millard wasn't able to chalk up a winner at Sha Tin but came away with a treble of long-priced placings with the likes of Engrossing, who caught the eye with a thundering finish in the Class Three the Chinese University Hong Kong Alumni Cup (1,600m).

26 Mar 2013 - 3:15am