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Lloyd Rides First Winner Since Making Comeback

Lloyd Rides First Winner Since Making Comeback

23 Apr, 2014

Veteran jockey Jeff Lloyd punched home Paederos in the benchmark 74 handicap race at Canterbury this afternoon to score his first race win since suffering a stroke in March last year.

Lloyd suffered a stroke on the Gold Coast on March 18 due to a blood clot and has underwent serious rehabilitation to return to full…

Jimmy not Able in Hong Kong Mile

Jimmy not Able in Hong Kong Mile

11 Dec, 2011

The long spring campaign of Jimmy Choux came to an unsuccessful end when local bolter Able One scored in the $2.5m Group 1 Hong Kong Mile (1600m) at Sha Tintoday.

The Kiwi galloper had been up since August and racing in a third country but still looked a winning chance at the home turn.

The…

Aussies cheering for Jimmy Choux – come on!

Aussies cheering for Jimmy Choux – come on!

11 Dec, 2011

While Australia’s may be hoping Jimmy Choux($5) wins today’s Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin for Australasia, truth is there no Aussie in the Kiwi -  horse, jockey, trainer or owners.

Trainers John Size (Flying Blue ($21)  and Sichuan Success ($8.50),  John Moore (Xensions ($4.50) , Able One ($12) and Destined For Glory) ($11) and…

Moore Destined For Glory In Hong Kong Mile

Moore Destined For Glory In Hong Kong Mile

21 Nov, 2011

Irish trainer John Moore’s Destined For Glory will go on towards the Group 1 Hong Kong Mile next month after posting an upset victory in the Jockey Club Mile at Hong Kong’s Sha Tin Racecourse yesterday.

Destined For Glory shocked Moore with his narrow victory over local favourite Ambitious Dragon.

“It was certainly a surprise…

First Internationals Quarantined For Melbourne Spring

First Internationals Quarantined For Melbourne Spring

24 Aug, 2011

The first overseas horses with ambitions of Melbourne spring racing carnival honours have been locked into quarantine ahead of their trip to Australia.

Hong Kong based duo Mighty High and Silver Grecian will be the first to arrive in the country after they complete the initial screening process at home first.

Mighty High is being…