Tag: 'Frankie Lor'

Joao Moreira

Moreira strikes ‘Magic’ six-timer at Sha Tin

Joao Moreira’s brilliant best was on show yesterday (20 September) at Sha Tin as he collected a superb six-timer which he capped with victory aboard...
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...
Caspar Fownes

Fownes on top, Moreira seals three and Teetan doubles up

Caspar Fownes’ fast start to the 2020/21 season continued as the three-time champion trainer bagged a treble at Happy Valley on Wednesday, 16 September to...
Eternal Harvest

Eternal Harvest resumes in hot Happy Valley sprint

Vincent Ho is hopeful that improving youngster Eternal Harvest can put a barrier mishap behind him and continue his ascent up the handicap when he...
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...
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...
Reliable Team

Teetan bags a birthday brace, So goes big at the Valley

Reliable Team’s battling win in the Class 2 Cochrane Handicap (1800m) ensured Karis Teetan enjoyed a memorable 30th birthday at Happy Valley on Wednesday, 3...
Ka Ying Star

Cruz goes full throttle for the championship as Ka Ying Star shines

Ka Ying Star maintained Tony Cruz’s advance towards the top of the trainers’ premiership with an overdue success in the Group 3 Lion Rock Trophy...
Kings Shield

Kings triumph lifts Purton, Cruz hat-trick brings title into range

Kings Shield put his rivals to the sword with a routing run to victory in the Class 2 Egret Handicap (1650m, dirt) at Sha Tin...
Zac Purton

Purton looks for advantage as Moreira sits out Wednesday at Sha Tin

Zac Purton is hoping to make hay under the Sha Tin floodlights tonight (27 May) with Joao Moreira sitting out the all-weather track fixture due...
Flash Famous

Flash Famous shoots for a five-star night at the Valley

Frankie Lor heads into today’s (29 April) Happy Valley meeting with course specialist Flash Famous looking to become the first horse this season to win...
Mr Stunning

Mr Stunning lifts for a Chairman’s Sprint Prize shock

Mr Stunning lived up to his name and cemented his place as one of Hong Kong’s finest sprinters yesterday afternoon (26 April) at Sha Tin...
Will Power

Whyte’s Power

The Douglas Whyte-trained Will Power (118lb), another son of the Irish Classic-winning Power, will attempt to continue the fine start he has made to his...
Golden Sixty

Golden Sixty camp mulls QEII Cup, Derby form on show at the Valley

A final decision is yet to be made on Golden Sixty’s participation in the Group 1 FWD QEII Cup (2000m) on 26 April but trainer...
Decrypt

Decrypt down in distance

The Frankie Lor-trained Decrypt (128lb) who holds an engagement in the Group 1 FWD Champions Mile on 26 April, steps down in trip, as well...
Glorious Artist

Artist tops the weights

Glorious Artist (133lb) was fourth in the 2019 KOR Group 1 Korea Cup (1800m) and returns to his preferred surface, the Sha Tin dirt, with...
Best Alliance

Van Niekerk hits three

Purton and Moreira are well clear of the rest of the jockeys’ pack but a fascinating secondary battle is taking shape after Grant van Niekerk...
Vagner Borges

Borges Derby dreaming with Oasis

Four-time Brazilian champion jockey Vagner Borges has only been in Hong Kong for a week since his return but has landed the mount on the...
Simply Brilliant

Simply Brilliant as Leung seals a Sha Tin treble

Derek Leung capped a steely treble at Sha Tin on Saturday, 14 March when Simply Brilliant earned just reward in the afternoon’s feature, the Class...
Ping Hai Galaxy

Galaxy sparkles at long odds

Ping Hai Galaxy was an unconsidered 159/1 chance to win yesterday (Wednesday, 12 February) evening’s finale, the Class 3 Fo Tan Handicap (1200m) at Happy...
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...
Cinquante Cinq

Cinq makes two for Moreira

Joao Moreira completed a double when he delivered Cinquante Cinq through a sweet, cutting run to take the night’s silverware, the Class 3 Volunteers’ Challenge...
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...
Silvestre de Sousa

Lor pins hopes of a Classic Mile repeat on Decrypt

Frankie Lor swept the Four-Year-Old Classic Series in 2019 but one year after Furore set the ball rolling in the Hong Kong Classic Mile, the...
Furore

Furore returns to a mile in Group 1 Stewards’ Cup

Furore returns to a mile in the Group 1 Stewards’ Cup (1600m) at Sha Tin on Sunday (19 January) with trainer Frankie Lor hoping a...