Tag: 'Douglas Whyte'

Lyle Hewitson

Lyle Hewitson, Douglas Whyte dominate Happy Valley with trebles

Banishing memories of December’s injuries, Lyle Hewitson exalted in the finest display of his Hong Kong career by posting a treble at Happy Valley on...
Russian Emperor

Russian Emperor primed for Group 1 FWD QEII Cup tilt

A pair of confidence-boosting track gallops has left Douglas Whyte confident Russian Emperor has fully recovered after a valiant last-start second to Golden Sixty and...
Lyle Hewitson

Unrelenting Hewitson finds his Hong Kong groove

Lyle Hewitson is the epitome of grit and determination. He resolved himself to a successful return following a horror fall in December and now, the...
Joao Moreira

Joao Moreira hunts more victories at Sha Tin in race to season century

Locked in familiar battle with Zac Purton for the Hong Kong jockeys’ championship, Joao Moreira aims to reach the century milestone for the seventh time...
Natural Storm

Joao Moreira posts 1200th Hong Kong winner in record time

Joao Moreira created racing history at Happy Valley on Wednesday night (April 6), reaching the 1,200-win milestone in Hong Kong record time while also over-taking...
Douglas Whyte

Douglas Whyte out to enhance season with more black type success

In the midst of his best season, with a pair of Group 1 triumphs as pinnacles, Douglas Whyte is hopeful Stronger can continue the stable’s...
Golden Sixty

Golden Sixty and Russian Emperor trial ahead of FWD Champions Day

The big guns appeared at Sha Tin’s barrier trial session yesterday morning (Tuesday, 22 March) with Golden Sixty dazzling in an opening heat for Vincent...
Alexis Badel

Badel believes Turin Redsun’s best is yet to come

Turin Redsun’s timing couldn’t be better after his slashing second to California Spangle last month – pulling it all together for a performance that Alexis...
Nervous Witness

Purton’s Happy Valley mastery continues as Nervous Witness rebounds

Touted as a potential future sprint star early this season, Nervous Witness has restored lustre to his reputation with a devastating win in the Class...
Galaxy Witness

Galaxy Witness, Flying Ace remain unbeaten at Sha Tin

Galaxy Witness has emerged as an early contender for next season’s Four-Year-Old Classic Series after brilliant victory for Caspar Fownes and Joao Moreira as Leading...
Lyle Hewitson

Hewitson, Yeung share limelight with Purton, Size

On a night dominated by the milestone achievements of Zac Purton and John Size, the enduring resilience of Lyle Hewitson and Keith Yeung was deservedly...
California Spangle

California Spangle ready to shine for Tony Cruz

Attempting to fill a rare gap in a spectacular Hong Kong riding resume, Zac Purton will be entrusted with the task of managing California Spangle’s...
Alexis Badel

Badel seeks Hong Kong Classic Cup repeat

Chasing successive wins in Sunday’s (27 February) HKD$12 million Hong Kong Classic Cup (1800m) at Sha Tin, Alexis Badel has armed himself with the ride...
Russian Emperor

Emperor leads one-two for Whyte in Citi Hong Kong Gold Cup

The inexorable rise of Douglas Whyte among Hong Kong’s training ranks encompassed yet another milestone at Sha Tin this afternoon (Sunday, 20 February) as jockey...
Will Power

Will Power on turf mission in Thursday’s Chinese New Year Cup

Douglas Whyte hopes the timing is right with Will Power when his dirt specialist makes the switch for turf riches in Thursday’s (3 February) HKD$3.15...
Forte

Forte for Hayes at Happy Valley, Purton reunites with Maldives

David Hayes is counting on improvement and versatility when Forte steps out second-up for the stable in Wednesday’s (26 January) Class 4 Hatton Handicap (1000m)...
Stronger

Stronger delivers Douglas Whyte’s first Group 1 as trainer

Revered as the most successful rider in Hong Kong racing history with 13 jockeys’ championships and a record 1,813 wins, Douglas Whyte forged new territory...
Super Wealthy

David Hayes hopes Super Wealthy can shine in Centenary Sprint Cup

Super Wealthy steps into the unknown this Sunday (23 January) at Sha Tin when the five-time winning six-year-old gets his initial experience of the Group...
Zebrowski

Caspar Fownes, Joao Moreira claim Group 3 January Cup with Zebrowski

The Group 3 Queen Mother Memorial Cup Handicap (2400m) at Sha Tin on 1 May has emerged as a long-range target for Zebrowski following the...
Will Power

Douglas Whyte lauds Blake Shinn as the Australian lands Sha Tin treble

Douglas Whyte paid Blake Shinn the ultimate compliment after the Australian closed a spectacular December with victory aboard Will Power in the Class 1 Fo...
Beauty Joy

Zac Purton breaks Douglas Whyte’s prizemoney record ahead of IJC defence

Zac Purton has overtaken Douglas Whyte’s all-time Hong Kong prizemoney record by posting a double as the perfect prelude to his title defence of the...
Lyle Hewitson

Hewitson eager to make quick impression ahead of IJC

Equipped with six rides at Sha Tin on Sunday (28 November), Lyle Hewitson is eager make a swift impression on his return to Hong Kong...
God Of Dragon

Whyte, Chau claim Happy Valley feature with tactical brilliance

In the latest measure of Jerry Chau’s irresistible emergence, Douglas Whyte lavished praise on his protégé after the rising star of Hong Kong’s jockey ranks...
Silver Fig

Millard mulls overseas options with Silver Fig

Tony Millard is considering possible long-range international targets with Silver Fig after the talented grey laid waste to quality opposition in the Class 2 Tsuen...
Hongkong Great

Teetan excited by Hongkong Great

Intent on regaining momentum after a mid-week mishap, Karis Teetan is confident Hongkong Great can overcome distance concerns by imposing his quality on Class 2...