Tag: 'Richard Gibson'

Gold Chest

Gold Chest steals it in a thriller

There were two Class 2 races at Sha Tin yesterday afternoon (Saturday, 8 February), the Class 2 Choi Hung Handicap (1200m), went to Gold Chest...
Rattan

Rattan takes Stewards’ route as Gibson’s Wishful for more Group 1 spoils

Richard Gibson is unperturbed by the outsider labels tagged to his stable stalwarts Rattan and Wishful Thinker as they stride into Sunday’s (19 January) two...
Flying Genius

Teetan’s Flying

Karis Teetan will reunite with more than one last-start winner on Wednesday’s (15 January) nine-race card at Happy Valley. He rides Highly Proactive (132lb) in...
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...
Victory In Hand

Lui’s Victory

Victory In Hand made all under Karis Teetan to break his maiden in the Class 4 Hong Kong Golf Club Centenary Cup Handicap (1200m) at...
Alexis Badel

Badel is back

Alexis Badel arrived back in town before last weekend’s Sha Tin meeting and he bagged the first win of his winter contract aboard Unicornbaby in...
Richard Gibson

Gibson duo set for National Day Cup dash

Richard Gibson will launch a twin assault on the Group 3 National Day Cup Handicap (1000m) at Sha Tin tomorrow, Tuesday, 1 October. The trainer’s...
Derek Leung

Leung’s fast-start to continue

Derek Leung has hit the ground running this season with an opening day success aboard Gold Chest for Richard Gibson and the dual Tony Cruz...
Gold Mount

Melbourne Cup for resurgent Gold Mount

Gold Mount, a Royal Ascot winner when called Primitivo, has made a winning return in England after racing in Hong Kong and will be aimed...

Inexperience a factor as Gibson goes for Hong Kong Derby Gold again

Richard Gibson is not expecting to win the Hong Kong Derby (2000m) for a second time at Sha Tin this Sunday (17 March) but is...

Wishful Thinker dashes closer to Dubai, Moore enjoys a rare night

Wishful Thinker holds an entry to the Group 1 Al Quoz Sprint (1200m) in Dubai at the end of March and after the progressive sprinter...

Gibson looks for a Gold lining in Hong Kong Cup

Richard Gibson has high hopes that Gold Mount can deliver an overdue Group 1 triumph in Hong Kong’s biggest race of all, the HK$28 million...
Gold Mount

HK: Gibson says Gold Mount ready to begin International day campaign

Trainer Richard Gibson is optimistic that recent stable acquisition Gold Mount can take a positive step towards Hong Kong International day in Sunday’s G2 Jockey...

Harmony Hero aims for A-student status

Education was at the core of Harmony Hero’s debut season in Hong Kong and while the Elvstroem gelding did not master everything the syllabus threw...

Wishful Thinker a potential stakes horse, says Teetan

Jockey Karis Teetan believes that Wishful Thinker has what it takes to get to stakes company this preparation, with the Richard Gibson-trained gelding set to...

Gibson honours late Columb after Right’s victory at Happy Valley

Trainer Richard Gibson paid tribute to Hong Kong Jockey Club consultant Nick Columb after Right Honourable anchored a double for both his handler and jockey...

Harmony Hero striving for first Hong Kong victory

Trainer Richard Gibson hopes that Australian import Harmony Hero can take a step forward at his second Hong Kong start when he reappears in the...
Rattan

Rattan to face class test in Hong Kong Classic Cup

Rattan has posted a series of exciting performances in the handicap grades this term and on Sunday, 18 February the late-dashing gelding will test his...