Tag Archives: Shatin horse racing

READY FOR A BIG RACE DAY OUT AT HAPPY VALLEY?

By Hans Ebert @hanseberthk The only day meeting of the season at Happy Valley with four senior riders sitting out suspensions- Joao Moreira, Karis Teetan, Brett Prebble and Chad Schofield- and everything pointing out to a Big Day Out for … Continue reading

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SATURDAY AT SHA TIN AND LESSONS TO BE LEARNED

By Hans Ebert @hanseberthk “Maybe the jockeys are tired, as are the trainers, and the rainy weather and humidity didn’t help matters. If it was a sunny day, you might feel differently.” A junior member of the HKJC team was … Continue reading

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WHYTE, SIZE AND THE BROWN DIRT COWBOYS

(Courtesy of http://www.fasttrack.hk) After the very impressive win of Luger on Sunday and the obligatory winning photo with the horse’s connections, John Size and Dougie Whyte walked away together, chatting and smiling as usual. It looked like Captain Fantastic And … Continue reading

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THE FAST TRACK GUIDE TO SHATIN TODAY

(Courtesy of http://www.fasttrack.hk) STRAIGHT FROM THE HORSE’S MOUTH Let’s be frank: There are many in Hong Kong’s often petty racing world who would love to see Douglas Whyte knocked off his pedestal. And the jockey knows who they are despite … Continue reading

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TIPS AND DIM SUM AT SHATIN ON HANDOVER DAY

(Courtesy of http://www.fasttrack.hk) (Source: Nipic) EDWARD SNOWDEN, THE RACE HORSE? (Source: Heavy) American whistleblower and vastly overrated media celebrity Edward Snowden has certainly put Hong Kong and the Mira Hotel (he stayed there while hiding out here) on the map … Continue reading

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SATURDAY AT SHATIN

Courtesy of http://www.fasttrack.hk THE FASTTRACKER’S PICKS FOR TODAY Some are still suffering from whiplash after a rather Unhappy Wednesday at the Valley where the treble paid way unders and, unbelievably, despite three or four hot pots biting the dust or … Continue reading

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