Tag: 'Douglas Whyte'

Healthy Happy

Healthy Happy lands Hong Kong Classic Cup to remain in Hong Kong Derby contention

An inspired Alexis Badel capitalised fully on Frankie Lor’s generosity to snare the HK$12 million Hong Kong Classic Cup (1800m) as Healthy Happy underlined BMW...
Douglas Whyte

Whyte unveils son of American Pharoah for testing Hong Kong debut

Douglas Whyte will unveil the first of American Pharoah’s progeny to race in Hong Kong this Sunday (14 February) when he takes the wraps off...
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...
Savvy Nine

Savvy Nine breaks his Hong Kong maiden in style

A collaboration of champion jockeys – past and present – and brutal discipline paved the way for Savvy Nine to belatedly break his Hong Kong...
Joao Moreira

Joao Moreira notches another milestone – and a treble

Joao Moreira’s startling ascent into racing’s stratosphere has encompassed yet another milestone with the Brazilian becoming only the third jockey in history to notch 1000...

Moreira Celebrates Magical Milestone

Star jockey Joao Moreira has had a night to remember at Happy Valley, riding a trio of winners and celebrating a career highlight.
Winning For All

Christophe Soumillon returns in style

Returning to competition for the first time since early November, Christophe Soumillon wasted no time in authoring an ominous statement of intent as the Belgian...
David Hayes

David Hayes unveils Conqueror with Hong Kong Derby in mind

This Sunday (20 December) at Sha Tin, two-time champion trainer David Hayes will unveil smart four-year-old Conqueror, who is looking to lay out his BMW...
Karis Teetan

Teetan ‘hungry’ as ever ahead of International Jockeys’ Championship defence

A determined Karis Teetan will defend his LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship crown next Wednesday (9 December) at Happy Valley against 11 world class rivals as...
Will Power

Will Power aims to keep on rising in hot Sha Tin feature

Karis Teetan is optimistic that an improved Will Power can continue his ascent up the ratings with a third consecutive win in Sunday’s (6 December)...
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...
Band Of Brothers

O’Sullivan and Callan Band together for Panasonic Cup assault

Paul O’Sullivan and Neil Callan combined for a double at Happy Valley’s latest midweek fixture and the pair link again with the admirable Band Of...
Sky Darci

Moreira looks to bounce back with Sky Darci

Championship leading jockey Joao Moreira is eager to bounce back onto the winner’s list with a full book of eight rides tonight (11 November) at...
Furore

Furore snaffles the Ladies’ Purse

Furore (122lb) snaffled the Group 3 Sa Sa Ladies’ Purse Handicap (1800m) at Sha Tin yesterday afternoon (Sunday, 1 November) to lead home a one-two...
Columbus County

Moreira bags midweek quartet as Columbus County impresses

Joao Moreira capped a four-timer at Happy Valley on Wednesday (28 October) with a smart victory aboard Columbus County in the Class 2 Time Warp...
Jerry Chau

Jerry Chau shines at Happy Valley with his first Hong Kong treble

Apprentice Jerry Chau sealed his first Hong Kong treble at Happy Valley on Wednesday (14 October) when the Tony Cruz-trained Buddies took the finale, the...
Excellent Proposal

Derby aspirant Excellent Proposal scores rousing victory at Sha Tin

Rising star Excellent Proposal made a big statement with an impressive win in the Class 2 Chek Lap Kok Handicap (1800m) at Sha Tin yesterday...
Caspar Fownes

Caspar Fownes rolls on, Chad Schofield takes two

Caspar Fownes’ red-hot form continued at Happy Valley on Wednesday (23 September), with the three-time champion trainer slamming in a double to extend his early...
Lakeshore Eagle

Lakeshore Eagle shoots for four in hot Sha Tin feature

Lakeshore Eagle soared to a hat-trick of wins at the end of last season and this Sunday (20 September) at Sha Tin the smart galloper...
Karis Teetan

Karis Teetan strikes 400 Hong Kong wins, Sky Field impresses

Jockey Karis Teetan landed a treble at Sha Tin yesterday (13 September) which included the milestone of his 400th win in Hong Kong aboard Will...
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...
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...
Jolly Banner

Jolly Banner returns for Yiu as the season’s finish line nears

Ricky Yiu’s stable stalwart Jolly Banner returns this Sunday (12 July) at Sha Tin with the chance of securing a vital win for his handler...
Golden Spectrum

Purton delivers for Cruz as Yiu and Lui stall at the Valley

Zac Purton returned a favour at Happy Valley late on Wednesday night (8 July) to keep Tony Cruz in the frame for the champion trainer...
Karis Teetan

Teetan’s rolling towards a personal best

Karis Teetan goes into Sunday’s (7 June) Sha Tin meeting well astern of Zac Purton and Joao Moreira in the title race but the in-from...