Tag: 'Douglas Whyte'

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...
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...
Douglas Whyte

Will Power for Whyte

Douglas Whyte’s good form continued with Will Power following up a mid-December debut win with a smart victory in the Class 4 Link Handicap (1200m,...
Douglas Whyte

Whyte’s New Year double

Douglas Whyte’s rich vein of form straddled the turn-of-the-year. The first-season handler snared the last race of 2019 with Last Kingdom and took the first...
Lyle Hewitson

Hewitson’s breakthrough

It was a long time coming but Lyle Hewitson got his first Hong Kong win at his 141st attempt thanks to a well-judged all-the-way win...
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...
Douglas Whyte

Whyte’s Inner Flame

Hong Kong’s newest trainer Douglas Whyte has hit the ground running with 12 wins from 111 starts and the South African is running hot ahead...
Wicker

Reliable on Classic trail

Reliable Team could be another Frankie Lor candidate for the Four-Year-Old Classic Series after taking his record to four wins from six starts with success...
Alberto Sanna

Whyte’s Kingdom

Last Kingdom (125lb) got off the mark at his 21st start and Hong Kong’s newest trainer Douglas Whyte remains upbeat about his Frankel entire’s ability...
Alberto Sanna

Whyte’s Kingdom

Douglas Whyte saddled his third winner from 11 runners, and his second in tandem with Alberto Sanna, when Last Kingdom broke his Hong Kong duck...
Douglas Whyte and Alberto Sanna

Whyte’s Fortune continues

Douglas Whyte had only one runner on the card this Sunday (8 September) at Sha Tin, but Hong Kong’s newest trainer made it count as...
Adonis

Douglas Whyte strikes early for a famous first

Douglas Whyte is a titan of Hong Kong racing so it is perhaps fitting that a horse named for the Greek god Adonis should go...
Douglas Whyte

Douglas Whyte trains first winner

Former champion jockey Douglas Whyte has trained his first Hong Kong winner with his second starter at Sha Tin.
Douglas Whyte

Douglas Whyte is all set for his second Hong Kong debut

One of the most anticipated debuts in Hong Kong history will occur at Sha Tin on Sunday (1 September) when race-riding legend Douglas Whyte saddles...
Zac Purton

Whyte connection

With the new Hong Kong season set to kick off on Sunday (1 September), Zac Purton is not alone in his expectation that this year’s...
Douglas Whyte

Whyte to receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Hong Kong great Douglas Whyte will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Champion Awards ceremony on Sunday, 14 July. The South African is being...

Champagne and respect as Hong Kong legend Douglas Whyte retires

Douglas Whyte waved farewell to the most successful race-riding career in Hong Kong history this evening (Sunday, 10 February) at Sha Tin Racecourse, bowing out...

Valley unites to salute Whyte’s final night

It was after 11pm when Douglas Whyte walked quietly away from his final night as a jockey at Happy Valley on Wednesday (30 January). The...

Whyte aiming to help old ally Lui join 600 Club

The man who shredded Hong Kong racing’s record books is aiming to help an old ally to a significant milestone at Happy Valley on Wednesday...

Jockey Douglas Whyte to train in HK

Champion jockey Douglas Whyte is to retire from riding to take up training in the competitive Hong Kong racing arena.

Doubles aplenty at Happy Valley; 100 up for Rispoli and Poon scores IJC spot

Premiership pacesetters Zac Purton and Karis Teetan went blow for blow at Happy Valley tonight with two winners apiece so the jockey’s title status quo...

Whyte and Schofield go head to head in battle for final IJC spot

Three into one won’t go and something has to give as the chase for the last of 12 spots in a star-studded International Jockeys’ Championship...
Charity Glory

Charity Glory takes the Million Challenge, Ivictory’s most impressive

Charity Glory was crowned the Hong Kong Airlines Million Challenge victor at Happy Valley tonight, Wednesday, 21 February, but the series winner was no match...