Category Archives: CHINESE HORSE OWNERS

FERRARI, THE HKJC AND EXTRA HORSEPOWER

Walking into the Four Seasons hotel in Hong Kong on the weekend, there were FIVE Ferraris parked almost next to each other. In fact, it’s said that Hong Kong has the most number of Ferraris per capita, and with the … Continue reading

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HAS THE RED OBSESSION TAKEN OVER RACING IN OZ

Did you hear the one about the Chinese punter and Wangaratta? It goes like this: The Chinese punter and two other Chinese mates hit Melbourne for the first time in their lives. They are in gambling nirvana- nothing to do … Continue reading

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FLAPPING LIP READERS AND SATURDAY AT SHATIN

(Source: Tower) By Hans Ebert We all have our own ways of trying to win on the punt but my old mate who I call The Big Lip, well, he is unique. Like myself, he thinks tipsters are just wankers … Continue reading

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WHY CHINA WILL NEXT BE THE NEXT DUBAI?

(Source: Complex) 4-5 years ago, Dubai was booming and it was anything goes. Sniffing a way to make some quick big bucks, so-called architects and urban planners from, especially, Scandinavia, joined in the gold rush. Hookers from Europe and Eastern … Continue reading

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THE RACINGBOOK AND BLOODSTOCK ISSUE

With Racingb*tch firmly established and our partnership with http://www.fasttrack.hk – the only racing lifestyle site around for the new and casual racegoer- generating increasing volumes of traffic and interest, subscriber and user feedback has identified some constructive opportunities for our … Continue reading

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THE GURU LOOKS BACK AT NEW YEAR’S DAY AT SHATIN

While the pro-CY Leung protesters were clashing with the anti-CY Leung protesting with many doth protesteth too much about Hong Kong’s new Chief Executive and his illegal structures, over 60, 000 others had got their priorities right: They were at … Continue reading

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SUPERSTAR AARON KWOK STEALS THE SHOW AT SHATIN!

Later about Aaron Kwok’s fairytale start to being a racehorse owner and which is something the HKJC should now be trumpeting instead of any muted messages no one hears and ignoring real priorities like this for ho-hum “racing news.” It’s … Continue reading

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THE “RECORD BREAKING” ISSUE

And so the curtain’s come down again On another racing season And what a year it really was With twelve outta twelve for the Durban Demon Johnny Size Well, he won it all Though “Jungle Jim” gave it his very … Continue reading

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HONG KONG’S MOST TALKED ABOUT HORSE RACING PERSONALITIES!

It doesn’t mater what’s written in English about horse racing. The sport is Hong Kong’s national pastime- and so are all the rumours and gossip that surrounds it. One blistering piece in, for example, the racing pages of Apple Daily … Continue reading

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THE “CALL IT WHAT YOU WILL” ISSUE

WHYTE PROVES THAT SIZE MATTERS. It was the jockey’s second Derby win and it was John Size’s first Derby win in Hong Kong. This was when the team combined with Fay Fay to take out the Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby. … Continue reading

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