Racing Album



    Valley unites to salute Whyte’s final night

    It was after 11pm when Douglas Whyte walked quietly away from his final night as a jockey at Happy Valley on Wednesday (30 January).

    Size has his eyes on the Challenge prize

    John Size has two of the main contenders in the Hong Kong Airlines Million Challenge with Country Star (鄉村瑰寶) and Red Warrior (紅運戰士), and both horses will run at Happy Valley on Wednesday night.

    Furore for Lor in Hong Kong Classic Mile

    Frankie Lor is shaking things up around Sha Tin. The second season handler landed his initial Group 1 last month and this afternoon (Sunday, 27 January) the former jockey stamped his mark...

    Exultant makes Vase double; Cruz reaches landmark

    Exultant (時時精綵) showed a hint of peculiar dash to win the G3 Centenary Vase Handicap (1800m) and hand trainer Tony Cruz a 1200th Hong Kong win at Sha Tin this afternoon, Sunday, 27 January.

    Lor in a league of his own

    Second-season training sensation Frankie Lor Fu-chuen will make history on Sunday as the first man to saddle up five runners in the HK$10 million Classic Mile (1,600m).

    Ting opens war chest of untried horses at Sha Tin

    Jimmy Ting Koon-ho has been a revelation in his first season as a trainer but until now he’s been working largely with horses that are hand-me-downs, however that is all changing for the 45-year-old.

    HK's Great D Whyte prepares for a new chapter

    It was a morning of rumours at Sha Tin. Intrigue abounded as to what the Hong Kong Jockey Club’s Licensing Committee would announce. Between each batch of 10 barrier trials...

    Chadwick ‘rides Happy Valley brilliantly’

    Matthew Chadwick has an affinity with Happy Valley – two thirds of his winners have come at the city track this season – and he is hoping to keep that rolling with a solid book of seven rides...

    Bayliss & Harley join HK riding ranks

    While all the focus has rightfully been on Douglas Whyte’s switch from the saddle to the trainers’ tower, the Jockey Club also refreshed the riding ranks...

    Hugh Bowman puts his faith in Furore

    Despite having other options, champion Australian jockey Hugh Bowman is confident Furore (添滿意) can justify his faith when the four-year-old series kicks off on Sunday with the HK$10M Classic Mile.