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    Purton says 2019-20 jockeys’ championship is his hardest

    Champion jockey-elect Z Purton says this season’s title will be his hardest fought after the year-long battle with star rider J Moreira all but ended on Sunday after the Brazilian copped a suspension.

    Moore aims former Hong Kong Derby placegetter Sunny Speed

    Departing trainer John Moore will aim former Hong Kong Derby placegetter Sunny Speed (新力必) at the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups upon his return to Australia.

    Young gun leaves Frankie Lor dreaming with big win

    Labelled Group quality by his trainer Frankie Lor Fu-chuen during the week, Winning Dreamer (夢想成金) lived up to the hype and then some with an impressive victory at Sha Tin on Wednesday.

    Winning Dreamer ‘could be a Group horse’: Frankie Lor

    Winning Dreamer (夢想成金) turned heads with his impressive debut victory a month ago and trainer Frankie Lor Fu-chuen admits he could be on a fast-track to the top despite only winning a Class Four.

    Hall jumps at Conghua opportunity with stable full

    David Hall expects no major logistical challenges in setting up his Conghua stable in mainland China at the end of this season, despite not being able to visit the facility for the foreseeable future.

    And the 2019-20 Jockey Club Champions Awards go to …

    This season’s Horse of the Year looks like a battle between superstar stayer Exultant and Hong Kong Derby hero Golden Sixty (金鎗六十) – but has the Jockey Club already given away the winner?

    Alfred Chan: ‘I gave myself a lot of pressure before’

    Alfred Chan Ka-hei believes the arrival of 10-pound claiming apprentice Jerry Chau Chun-lok has made him a better jockey, with the 26-year-old saying he has stopped heaping so much pressure on himself

    Ho ‘frustrated’ fighting to avoid strike

    It is a “frustrated” Peter Ho Leung that heads into the final seven meetings of the season needing two wins to reach the Jockey Club’s minimum performance benchmark.

    Hayes gets wish to begin collecting horses

    Incoming trainer David Hayes has been granted his wish by Jockey Club officials and will have an interim stable to accrue horses when he comes out of quarantine next week.

    Purton & Moreira pause show before grand finish

    The two undeniable superstars of Hong Kong racing have had a (relatively) tough time of it over the past three meetings.