Tag: 'Alexis Badel'

Neil Callan

Callan wants IJC berth, maturity the key as Unicorn keeps on rising

Neil Callan’s fine run of form has fired him into contention for the coveted final spot in the LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship and at Happy...
Alexis Badel

Badel hungry for more after weekend three, Chilean triple Group 1 winner debuts

Alexis Badel nailed a first treble for the season at Sha Tin’s Saturday race meeting but the flying Frenchman is not about to rest on...
Buddies

Buddies lands Panasonic Cup, Cruz considers Hong Kong Mile

A tenacious all-the-way win from Buddies (128lb) in the Class 1 Panasonic Cup Handicap (1400m) at Sha Tin yesterday (Saturday, 14 November) had trainer Tony...
Golden Dash

Gritty Golden Dash caps Valley double for Badel

Alexis Badel fired home a double to bookend Sunday’s (8 November) 10-race card at Happy Valley which he capped with a gritty success aboard Golden...
Elusive State

Elusive State returns to happy hunting ground

Elusive State (133lb) returns to his happy hunting ground tonight (Wednesday, 4 November) when he steps on to the Sha Tin all-weather track for the...
Frankie Lor

Frankie Lor lands midweek treble as hot October continues

Frankie Lor roared to second in the trainers’ championship thanks to a treble at Happy Valley on Wednesday night (21 October) that maintained his fruitful...
Chris So

Classic Unicorn scores classy Valley victory

Classic Unicorn sealed a Chris So double with a smart win in last night’s (Wednesday, 7 October) feature, the Class 2 High Island Handicap (1000m),...
Perfect Match

Hong Kong Sprint beckons as Perfect Match takes the Chief Executive’s Cup

Perfect Match landed the spoils in Sunday’s (6 September) Class 1 HKSAR Chief Executive’s Cup Handicap (1200m) and did so with plenty in hand and...
Regency Legend

Regency Legend prepares for Chief Executive’s Cup defence with December in mind

Hong Kong racing returns on Sunday, 6 September at Sha Tin with the traditional season-opening feature race, the Class 1 HKSAR Chief Executive’s Cup Handicap...
Victory In Hand

Victory In Hand aims for a hat-trick

Tonight (Wednesday 12 February) at Happy Valley, the Francis Lui-trained Victory In Hand (117lb) will be one of three horses seeking a hat-trick in a...
John Moore

1700 for Moore

Hong Kong’s most successful trainer John Moore notched his 1,700th Hong Kong win when Savvy Seven (132lb) broke through for his first in the Class...
Inner Flame

Alexis Badel scorches on Flame

Alexis Badel has enjoyed a successful winter stint, and, with his contract up at the end of February, the Frenchman nailed a treble on the...
Perfect Match

Hot contest for Chinese New Year Cup

The Class 1 Chinese New Year Cup Handicap (1400m) is the traditional feature race at the Chinese New Year race day (Monday 27 January at...
Farhh Above

Whyte’s young prospects shine

Douglas Whyte’s success with his young stock continued with wins yesterday afternoon (Saturday, 11 January) at Sha Tin for his smart prospects Farhh Above and...
Private Secretary

Private Secretary aims to boost Classic Series credentials

Private Secretary sprang straight into Four-Year-Old Classic Series consideration with a smart step-out victory last month and Tony Cruz’s charge will aim to up the...
Simply Brilliant

Brilliant for Badel

Alexis Badel will never forget his victory aboard the Frankie Lor-trained Simply Brilliant in last year’s January Cup. The Frenchman hit the floor hard just...
Victory Power

Alexis Badel hits a hat-trick

Alexis Badel bossed the mid-portion of the Boxing Day card at Happy Valley last night (Wednesday, 26 December) with a treble that featured a couple...
Inner Flame

Whyte’s young guns fire first-up at Sha Tin

Douglas Whyte is fast developing a reputation as a trainer well capable of readying young prospects for early success. The South African has 56 horses...
Perfect Match

Perfect for Badel, Decrypt pleases with Classic Series in mind

Perfect Match showed he’s a four-year-old going places with a smart victory in the Class 2 Lukfook Jewellery Cup Handicap (1400m) at Sha Tin yesterday...
Alexis Badel

Badel is back

Alexis Badel arrived back in town before last weekend’s Sha Tin meeting and he bagged the first win of his winter contract aboard Unicornbaby in...

Alexis Badel aiming to exit in style on Simply Brilliant

Alexis Badel aims to say au revoir to his winter home on a high this Sunday (17 February) when the progressive Simply Brilliant takes on...

Brilliant win for Lor and Badel in Chevalier Cup

Simply Brilliant was just that, defying an exacting wide on-speed run, to take today’s (Sunday 25 November) featured Class 1 The Chevalier Cup (1600m) to...
New Elegance wins the Class 3 Hcp at Sha Tin

New Elegance wins Sha Tin Feature for Frankie Lor

The day’s feature, the Class 3 Lukfook Jewellery Cup Handicap (1600m), was expected to be won by trainer John Size, with his galloper Ping Hai...
Alexis Badel & Winning Faith

French jockey Alexis Badel rides Happy Valley Double

French jockey Alexis Badel doubled his haul for his current Hong Kong stint with two winners at Happy Valley on Wednesday night (13 December), including...