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Maximus Moonard sold to Hong Kong

Maximus Moonard sold to Hong Kong

7 Dec, 2011

One leading two-year-old who will miss the $2m Magic Million Classic (1200m) is the former Tony McEvoy-trained Maximus Moonard.

The Fomalhaut colt has been sold to Hong Kong for an undisclosed sum.

But whatever the amount is, it is fair to say it has pleased connections.

Maximus Moonard is one of many good juveniles McEvoy …

Maximus Moonard wins at Sandown – McEvoy’s plans pay off

Maximus Moonard wins at Sandown – McEvoy’s plans pay off

12 Nov, 2011

The unfashionably bred Maximus Moonard upstaged more fancied two-year-olds with a last to first win in the Written Tycoon Stakes (1000m) at Sandown Hillside today.

Having his first race start, the Tony McEvoy trained colt more than doubled his purchase price by taking the key prize.

Jockey Craig Williams dragged the son of Formalhaut-Still The …

Diamond Earth more than doubles her purchase price

Diamond Earth more than doubles her purchase price

22 Oct, 2011

Diamond Earth

Race experience, blinkers and a sighting of Moonee Valley on Tuesday all made a winning difference for Diamond Earth in the Microflite Inglis Banner two-year-old (1000m) at Moonee Valley today.

The $60,000 purchased picked up $145,000 at just her second race start after landing in front and proving more tractable than her opponents.…