Tag: 'Danny Shum'

Super Football

Super Football’s Hong Kong Derby hopes hinge on continued progress

Super Football’s (113lb) Hong Kong Derby (2000m) aspirations will be put to the test this Sunday (7 March) at Sha Tin as he shoots for...
Wind N Grass

Zac Purton dominates Happy Valley with a superb five-timer

The deficit remains confronting, but Zac Purton breathed life into flickering hopes of a successful jockeys’ championship defence with a stunning quintet at Happy Valley...
Charity Fun

Charity Fun to test Hong Kong Derby credentials at Sha Tin

Karis Teetan is optimistic lightly-raced Charity Fun can advance potential BMW Hong Kong Derby (2000m) hopes with victory in the Class 3 Tai Po Kau...
Grateful Heart

Grateful Heart wins DBS x Manulife Million Challenge

Grateful Heart has been crowned DBS x Manulife Million Challenge champion, leaving Danny Shum to revel in a third victory in the lucrative Happy Valley...
Scores Of Fun

Grateful Heart, Scores Of Fun bid for Million Challenge glory

Championship-leading trainer John Size is placing his faith in Scores Of Fun’s exceptional resilience as the sprinter shapes to bid for ultimate glory in the...
Charity Fun

Charity Fun charges into BMW Hong Kong Derby calculations

Danny Shum is considering an audacious tilt at the HK$24 million BMW Hong Kong Derby (2000m) in March with Charity Fun after the Irish import’s...
Derek Leung

‘Confidence’ the key as Derek Leung targets personal best

Derek Leung has been in fine form recently with five wins from the last three race meetings and this Wednesday (17 February) at Happy Valley...
Grateful Heart

Million Challenge at Grateful Heart’s mercy after fourth win at Happy Valley

Happy Valley sprint specialist Grateful Heart has built an almost impregnable buffer in the DBS x Manulife Million Challenge after a fourth victory at the...
Inner Flame

Blinkers on as Whyte looks to reignite Inner Flame at Happy Valley

Inner Flame worked in first-time blinkers at Sha Tin last Thursday (28 January) morning and trainer Douglas Whyte is pinning his hopes on not only...
Handsome Bo Bo

Blake Shinn hopeful Handsome Bo Bo can strike again at Happy Valley

Reinvigorated after a two-week break, Blake Shinn is optimistic Handsome Bo Bo can reprise a distant habit of building winning streaks with a strong performance...
Fast Most Furious

Fast Most Furious eyes LONGINES Hong Kong Mile start

Fast Most Furious (132lb) will put his Group 1 LONGINES Hong Kong Mile credentials on show this Sunday (29 November) at Sha Tin when he...
Stronger

Stronger into Group 2 Jockey Club test, Big Time Baby returns

Stronger heads into Sunday’s (22 November) Group 2 Jockey Club Sprint (1200m) with trainer Douglas Whyte optimistic that his smart charge can lift his game...
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...
Mighty Giant

Giant win signals December intent, Courier Wonder dazzles on debut

Mighty Giant sealed a fifth consecutive win with an impressive performance in the Class 2 Argyle Handicap (1400m) at Sha Tin on Saturday, 24 October,...
Caspar Fownes

Fownes hopes fiery Field can bloom on 1400m debut

Something has to give at Sha Tin on Saturday (24 October) as two of Hong Kong’s hottest young properties put impressive winning streaks on 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...
Sky Field

Exciting Sky Field is on the Hong Kong Classic Mile trail

Sky Field made a big statement before the break between seasons and this Sunday (13 September) at Sha Tin he readies for his return in...
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...
Ricky Yiu

Tight at the top of trainers’ table

The intensity of competition, a hallmark of Hong Kong racing, was keenly evident in last season’s fierce battle for the trainers’ premiership which, ultimately, went...
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...
Michael Chang

Righteous Doctrine aims to keep on rising in hot Sha Tin feature

Michael Chang is hoping his stable’s current highest-flyer Righteous Doctrine will continue his ascent up the ratings when he contests today’s (July 1) Class 2...
Zac Purton

Purton hungry for more after midweek four

Zac Purton boosted his championship claims on Wednesday night with a fantastic four-timer at Happy Valley and this Saturday (27 June) at Sha Tin he...
Eric The Eel

Eric The Eel sold to Hong Kong

Australian Derby placegetter Eric The Eel has been sold to Hong Kong interests after two weeks of negotiations.
Playa Del Puente

QEII Cup victory would be sweeter for Shinn and Playa Del Puente

Playa Del Puente almost caused the biggest shock in BMW Hong Kong Derby history last month when at odds of 289/1 he forced Golden Sixty...
Antoine Hamelin

Hamelin strikes a debut double at Sha Tin

Antoine Hamelin started his Hong Kong career on the right foot with a pair of wins at Sha Tin yesterday afternoon, Sunday, 12 April. The...