Tag: 'Caspar Fownes'

Vincent Ho

Ho hits 300 with a night-capping hat-trick

Vincent Ho collected his 300th Hong Kong win at Happy Valley last night (Wednesday, 5 February) when he delivered Massive Pocket on a late burst...
Joao Moreira

Derby aspirants vie for position at Sha Tin on Sunday

The road to the BMW Hong Kong Derby (2000m) is shortening with the Four-Year-Old Classic Series already underway and the big race less than two...
Hardly Swears

Hardly Swears shoots for four in a row at Happy Valley

A hot nine-race card at Happy Valley on Wednesday (29 January) night is the stage for an attempted four-timer when Hardly Swears (125lb) returns to...
Shamport

Ho helps Fownes end drought

Caspar Fownes ended a dry spell stretching back to 18 December with a double at Happy Valley last night (Wednesday, 22 January) that owed plenty...
Highly Proactive

Young guns square off in Wednesday’s Happy Valley finale

Wednesday’s (15 January) nine-race card at Happy Valley rounds out with a cracking finale as emerging talents Highly Proactive (132lb) and Snap Fit (129lb) lock...
Preciousship

Preciousship prevails but Columbus County bolts into Classic reckoning

Preciousship (123lb) continued his rich recent form and kept trainer Ricky Yiu ticking along at the top of the premiership with a game victory in...
Southern Legend

Purton’s back aboard Southern Legend for Group 3 January Cup

Southern Legend heads to Happy Valley on Wednesday (8 January) night for the Group 3 January Cup Handicap (1800m), aiming to prove his last run...
Snap Fit

Fownes looks to The Hulk and Snap Fit for festive cheer

Caspar Fownes has BMW Hong Kong Derby (2000m) ambitions for The Hulk who will attempt to prove his Classic Series credentials with a muscle-flexing display...
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...
Caspar Fownes

It’s a family affair as Caspar Fownes readies for the HKIR

Three champion trainer titles; a raft of major race winners at home and in Singapore and a surname synonymous with Hong Kong racing only scratches...
Mister Monte

Monte’s Cup

Mister Monte carried off yesterday afternoon’s (Sunday, 1 December) second trophy race, the Class 4 Chinese General Chamber of Commerce Cup Handicap (1800m, dirt) at...
Rise High

Two for Fownes against Exultant in Group 2 Jockey Club Cup

Rise High and Southern Legend will lock horns in Sunday’s (17 November) Group 2 Jockey Club Cup (2000m) at Sha Tin to determine bragging rights...
Southern Legend

Southern Legend pockets the Ladies’ Purse

Southern Legend (127lb) pocketed the Group 3 Sa Sa Ladies’ Purse Handicap (1800m) at Sha Tin yesterday afternoon (Sunday, 3 November) after battling through a...
Flash Famous

Schofield flashes late

Chad Schofield continued his solid start to the campaign, tallying a seventh win aboard Flash Famous (124lb) in section two of the Class 4 Tsim...
Southern Legend

Fownes aims at another giant-slaying in the Sa Sa Ladies’ Purse

Caspar Fownes will send Southern Legend on a giant-slaying mission against Exultant in Sunday’s (3 November) Group 3 Sa Sa Ladies’ Purse Handicap (1800m). Nine...
Rise High

Rise High’s Road to December

Vincent Ho was pleased with Rise High’s winning effort in the Group 2 Oriental Watch Sha Tin Trophy Handicap (1600m) yesterday afternoon (Sunday, 20 October),...
Rise High

High for Fownes as Beauty Generation is beaten

There was fist-pumping and whooping, high-fives and firm clasps for all hands within reach of the Rise High camp; deflation and ‘brave face’ acceptance from...
Rise High

Fownes looks for “something amazing” to topple Beauty Generation

Two of the finest gallopers in Hong Kong history could stand between Caspar Fownes and glory at this December’s LONGINES Hong Kong International Races. The...
Joao Moreira

Moreira lands a treble thanks to Le Terroir

A treble at Happy Valley last night (Wednesday, 25 September) saw Joao Moreira hit double figures for the season, the first rider to reach that...
Green Luck

Luck’s a Million

The DBS x Manulife Million Challenge kicked off with the Class 2 Big Wave Bay Handicap (1650m) at Happy Valley last night, Wednesday, 11 September....
Karis Teetan

Teetan’s 300, Fownes’s treble

Karis Teetan reached a Hong Kong milestone in race three in Hong Kong’s 2018/19 season finale at Sha Tin yesterday afternoon (Sunday, 14 July), when...
John Moore

Size leads but Moore is confident as title race heads to the Valley

John Moore is in voluble mode, confident in his expressions, bullish in what he sees as the probability that his stable warriors will deliver an...
Family Leader

Ho’s fighting fit

If there was a title for the fittest jockey in Hong Kong, Vincent Ho would certainly be a contender and the many hours spent hitting...
Rise High

Faith rewarded as Rise High takes the Plate for Ho and Fownes

Vincent Ho repaid the faith of his old master with a signpost victory aboard Rise High in the Group 3 Premier Plate Handicap (1800m) at...
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),...