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    Last season’s title fight may have helped Lui's quick start

    After throwing everything behind his push for the 2019-20 trainers’ premiership, Francis Lui Kin-wai didn’t have high hopes heading into this season and admits he is “surprised” to be sitting second

    Moreira and Teetan’s absence no help for Purton at Happy Valley

    Top jockeys Joao Moreira and Karis Teetan will be missing from Happy Valley on Wednesday night but star rider Zac Purton says their absence hasn’t boosted the quality of his rides

    Purton and Whyte from rivals to a match made in heaven

    The ice was broken in typical Zac Purton fashion. “Well done on becoming a trainer, I know you’re going to use me.”

    Matthew Chadwick and Tony Cruz wind back the clock

    Matthew Chadwick and Tony Cruz went 984 days between winners but the once dynamic duo are rolling again after a big week the jockey hopes “can reignite the flame properly”.

    Shinn finally a winner again after Joyful Fortune blow

    It’s hard to imagine a Hong Kong Class Five winner meaning so much to someone with the resume of Blake Shinn, but the Australian’s relief was palpable after ending a tough week on a high note.

    Hayes unveils generation next at Sha Tin

    David Hayes will start unveiling his next generation of runners at Sha Tin on Sunday with the champion trainer keen to move on from a host of old horses which have failed to stack up during...

    Ho builds confidence as he pursues Cruz’s record

    Vincent Ho Chak-yiu says he now has the confidence to ride every horse like it is Golden Sixty (金鎗六十) as he strives to break Tony Cruz’s mark of 67 wins in a season – the record for a local jockey.

    Mighty Giant primed to continue winning streak

    Group racing continues at Sha Tin on Thursday and while Ricky Yiu Poon-fai will be attempting to pinch another feature with one of his most honest gallopers

    Badel back to square one despite short-term success

    Alexis Badel may have been a man in demand during his short-term winter stint last season but the Frenchman knows he is back to square one this season as he embarks on his first full season

    No worries for Fownes as he looks to paint Sha Tin Green

    He may be the “King of the Valley” but championship-leading trainer Caspar Fownes has no hesitation taking his promising import Green Aeon (綠色時代) to the wide expanses of Sha Tin on Sunday.