David Morgan

Joao Moreira

Purton keeps rolling

You have to go back two months and 17 meetings to find the last time Purton left the racecourse without a win and while the...
Umberto Rispoli

Rispoli bounces back

Umberto Rispoli missed Saturday’s Sha Tin card with a back injury. That was his first absence this term and he made up for it with...
Ugly Warrior

Warrior prevails

Ugly Warrior (125lb) took the evening’s quality contest, the Class 2 Butterfly Bay Handicap (1200m) at Sha Tin last night, Wednesday, 12 June. Karis Teetan...
Mega Heart

Mega Heart makes it sweet sixteen for Chang

Mega Heart delivered an important 16th win of the campaign for trainer Michael Chang at Sha Tin tonight, Wednesday, 12 June. “See you next season!”...
Touch Of Luck

Luck to the dirt

Zac Purton will climb aboard two of John Moore’s gallopers at Sha Tin on Wednesday night (12 June).As well as Buddies in the Class 3...
Buddies

Buddies has Moore and Purton teaming up again

Zac Purton is the man of the moment and the in-form jockey could yet propel John Moore deeper into the thick of a trainers’ championship...
Aldo Domeyer

Domeyer masters Sha Tin

It was announced earlier this week that Aldo Domeyer has secured a short-term contract to begin next term and he celebrated with his first Sha...
Thanks Forever

Thanks Forever on the up

Thanks Forever (131lb) showed again that he is a talent worthy of a bit of hype. The three-year-old built on his recent impressive score to...
Zac Purton

Purton gets his 1000 as Thanks Forever impresses again

Zac Purton hit a big milestone at Sha Tin this afternoon, Saturday, 8 June. The champion jockey became only the second rider in Hong Kong...
Golden Sixty Vincent Ho.

A Golden hat-trick?

Thanks Forever has the profile of a talented rising star and another three-year-old with upward potential is the Francis Lui-trained Golden Sixty, unbeaten in two...
Thanks Forever Zac Purton.

Purton shoots for 1000 on Thanks Forever, plays down record bid

Zac Purton will attempt to bag his 1000th Hong Kong win at the first attempt at Sha Tin on Saturday (8 June) when he partners...
Zac Purton

Purton keeps on rolling with Happy Valley four-timer

There is no stopping the Zac Purton juggernaut. The champion jockey continued his domination with a four-timer at Happy Valley last night (Wednesday, 5 June),...
Vincent Ho

Ho’s improvement plan

Vincent Ho has had it better than most of his jockeys’ room rivals of late. The Hong Kong Jockey Club Apprentice School graduate is riding...
Zac Purton

Purton sights 1000 as another Moreira record edges into view

There are 21 jockeys active on the Hong Kong roster right now and 19 of those are fighting to get a gig playing third fiddle...
Classic Unicorn

Purton fells records

One week on from a brilliant six-timer, Zac Purton was at it again, matching that haul to maintain his searing form. The champion jockey ended...
Champion’s Way

Champion’s Way on Classic trail after Lion Rock Trophy win

Champion’s Way confirmed his early position as the front-runner on the road to next season’s Four-Year-Old Classic Series with a classy win in the Group...
Ka Ying Star

Star on the rise

The Tony Cruz-trained Ka Ying Star (122lb) folded to finish third in the Classic Mile and filled the same position in the Classic Cup before...
Simply Brilliant

Purton has Simply Brilliant

Simply Brilliant (133lb) heads the handicap following his third to Beauty Generation in the Group 1 FWD Champions Mile last time out. Champion jockey Zac...
Champion’s Way

Lion Rock Trophy could put Champion’s Way on Rapper route to the Derby

Champion’s Way could have the BMW Hong Kong Derby (2000m) on his agenda next term. Trainer John Size’s exciting young galloper will take the next...
Good Standing

Moore’s Good Standing in Lion Rock Trophy

John Moore’s record in the Group 3 Lion Rock Trophy Handicap (1600m) stands at two wins from three editions and on Sunday he will attempt...
Zac Purton on Perfect To Play.

Purton’s on the cusp

Joao Moreira’s quartet at Happy Valley tonight (Wednesday, 29 May) took him to 73 wins for the term. Ahead of him in the premiership, careering...
Joao Moreira

A magic four-timer is just the tonic for Moreira

Joao Moreira bagged an improbable four-timer at Happy Valley tonight (Wednesday, 29 May), his second in as many meetings. Moreira had been a doubt to...
Aethero

Aethero leads Moore charge

Purton kicked off the day with an impressive win on Aethero, trainer John Moore’s exciting juvenile. While the jockeys’ premiership is all but done and...
Exultant

Exultant’s just Champion as Purton hits six

Exultant battled to victory in the HK$10 million Standard Chartered Champions & Chater Cup (2400m) at Sha Tin this afternoon (26 May) as man-of-the-moment Zac...
Caspar Fownes

Cup on the cards for Southern Legend

With Beauty Generation dominating the mile ranks at home, Caspar Fownes is likely to build Southern Legend towards the 10-furlong Group 1 LONGINES Hong Kong...