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  1. Mascot Fortune can make amends for luckless last start

    Posted May 04th 2008, 12:00am by John Bell

    ... his first appearance at the races since January. The Ricky Yiu Poon-fai-trained gelding placed at his fist two outings, before landing his first success after enjoying all the favours from ...

  2. Yiu and Boss building a profitable partnership

    Posted Feb 10th 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken, Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell and Alan Aitken Ricky Yiu Poon-fie's reputation as the gun strike-rate trainer is well established but his association with jockey Glen Boss is starting to make waves ... of the cellar dwellers. Boss has ridden for Yiu 22 times this season and Wave Peak's soft win was victory number five, giving the pair a strike rate of 22.7 per cent. They've also had three ...

  3. Yiu entry tests positive

    Posted Mar 25th 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fie will return from the Magic Millions sales with a 'please explain' from stewards regarding a positive steroid test for recent acquisition Rely On Me. The gelding, who was transferred to Yiu's yard on February 29, was discovered yesterday morning by Yiu's assistant, Edwin Wong Sau-fung, to have been treated on March ...

  4. Kingdom will be fit to defend Sprint crown- Yiu

    Posted Oct 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fie remains hopeful champion Sacred Kingdom will be fit enough to defend his Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint crown in December after receiving a positive veterinary report this week. Yiu said X-rays of Sacred Kingdom's left foreleg showed the hairline fracture of the sesamoid, originally identified on September 6, was healing well. 'The ...

  5. Yiu and Marwing admit defeat

    Posted Dec 31st 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken The retainer agreement between trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fie and jockey Weichong Marwing finally fell apart yesterday, with the pair going separate ways after a wretched start to the season. Yiu enjoyed one of his best seasons last year with 37 wins before inviting Marwing to become stable rider this term, but the 2008-09 season has begun poorly for both men. Yiu has sent out ...

  6. Yiu fined over positive dope test

    Posted Apr 04th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fie was yesterday fined HK$50,000 by stipendiary stewards at the end of an inquiry into how Rely On Me had been entered to race on March 24 with greater than the accepted threshold levels of testosterone in his bloodstream. Yiu (pictured) was in Australia at the Magic Millions sales on race morning when his assistant, Edwin Wong Sau-fung, ...

  7. Yiu to meet Kingdom owner to map out plans

    Posted Mar 18th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fie and jockey Gerald Mosse know the privilege of being associated with a champion brings with it the expectations that he'll never be beaten. As much as Yiu and Mosse ... arch-rival Good Ba Ba flew past, and on to victory. Yiu said: 'He was pocketed for so long he only got to race for around 50 metres, so he basically didn't have a race and that's how ...

  8. Yiu looking forward to a good season with Bolero

    Posted Nov 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fie threw off his slow start with a double yesterday, and one winner in particular who looks set to make a real contribution to the season ahead. Yiu won with Safety ... the track was probably helping that kind of horse today and that's how he races,' Yiu said. 'But Bolero is a very nice horse. He was the youngest horse in the field today, the only ...

  9. Wary Yiu puts Sacred Kingdom's Sprint chances at '50-50'

    Posted Nov 24th 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Hong Kong's short course stars laid down their wares for the world to see in yesterday's Cathay Pacific International Sprint Trial at Sha Tin, but trainer Ricky Yiu ... 14. 'Sacred Kingdom is only 50-50 to run right now, but we will decide by the middle of this week what we are going to do,' Yiu (pictured) said. 'He's at the track every ...

  10. Kingdom will set record straight, declares Yiu

    Posted Feb 15th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Ricky Yiu Poon-fie gives Brett Prebble full credit for the tactical masterplan that upset Sacred Kingdom last start, but he is confident the record will be set straight at Sha ... on December 9, but Absolute Champion nosed out the newly crowned champion last start in the Group One Centenary Sprint Cup (1,000m). Yiu was in New Zealand at the yearling sales and was stunned ...




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