Money Winning Is Everything
MONEY TALKS set such a record during 1973-1974.
Talk of the Town
|●||OWNER: Eric Cumine (Steward)|
|●||TRAINER: M K Tam|
|●||JOCKEY: Leon Fox|
|●||COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: NZ|
|●||COLOUR / SEX: Chestnut / Gelding|
|●||LAST RATING: 89|
|●||SIRE: Even Stevens|
|1972-04-03_4||So K Y Peter||Gri. A||HV-t||1m||13||3.6||1.41.9||Gri. A Hdcp|
|1972-10-14_3||So K Y Peter||3||HV-t||1235||13||1.9||1.17.2||Class 3 Hdcp|
|1972-12-02_4||So K Y Peter||2||HV-t||2230||12||5.6||2.23.5||St Andrew’s Challenge Quaich|
|1973-10-13_4||So K Y Peter||1||HV-t||1235||14||3.6||1.14.5||Class 1 Hdcp|
|1973-11-24_5||Fox L||1||HV-t||1235||10||3.5||1.14.4||HK Festival Cup|
|1974-01-25_7||Fox L||1||HV-t||1235||9||1.6||1.14.1||Class 1 Hdcp|
|1974-03-16_5||Fox L||1||HV-t||975||13||1.7||0.57.8||Class 1 Hdcp|
|1974-04-15_3||Fox L||1||HV-t||1235||5||1.3||1.13.7||Class 1 Hdcp|
|1974-05-11_5||Fox L||Open||HV-t||2230||6||1.2||2.21.2||HK Champions & Chater Cup|
|1975-10-25_6||Fox L||1||HV-t||1650||7||1.7||1.48.8||Class 1 Hdcp|
|1977-01-29_7||Fox L||1||HV-t||1800||13||17||1.49.6||Class 1 Hdcp|
From the season 1972 to 1980, Money Talks ran 46 times for 14 wins and 16 placings.
Distance from 975m to 2230m, on fast, good, yielding, and heavy tracks.
Carrying heavy weight from 135 to 154 lb.
His comeback as an 9 year old in 1977 to beat another legendary champion SUPER WIN twice.
1977-01-29 with 129 lb he defeated SUPER WIN of 146 lb in half a length.
1977-02-21 with 132 lb he defeated SUPER WIN of 146 lb of which the latter got a third place.
MONEY TALKS had held the record time over 1800m for quite a while.
Inherited and extended the legend of Mr Eric Cumine, being the jockey, owner and Steward from Shanghai to Hongkong, this horse and his silks signified the classical and emotional moments in the history of HK racing,around the professionalization era.
960 meters = 1/2 mile 170 yards; 1207 meters = 6 Furlong; 1609 meters = 1 mile; 1766 meters = 1 mile 171 yards; 2012 meters = 1-1/4mile; 2816 meters = 1-3/4 miles.
Acknowledgment to Mr Peter Yuen for relevant content.