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  1. Aussie continues his winning stretch

    Posted Jan 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Patrick Allen Brett Prebble had to take a back seat to Douglas Whyte, but continued to build on his own success with a win aboard Happy Seven. Prebble gave the Pins gelding every chance ... carried last start, despite him being up a class,' Prebble said. 'He had his chance again and he performed well, so you can't ask for much more than that.' Prebble could only ...

  2. Boss replaces Prebble on Sacred Kingdom for Singapore sprint

    Posted May 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in Singapore on May 22. Boss has recently started a three-month riding stint in the Lion City and contacted trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fai when he learned Brett Prebble was to be replaced after three recent defeats on the seven-year-old. 'I heard that they weren't happy with Brett and wanted a change and so I rang Ricky to throw my name in the mix,' Boss (pictured) said. ...

  3. Prebble needs to strike more gold at the Valley

    Posted Jul 07th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Momentum was with Brett Prebble at the most recent Happy Valley fixture, when he took a record six races. Many thought the race was over and Douglas Whyte had foundered after nine straight titles. Nobody could have imagined that, three meetings later, Prebble would be three behind, but the Durban Demon has had the wind in his sails at Sha Tin. That's why the contest is delicately ...

  4. Prebble promises to do all he can to prevent Whyte's perfect 10

    Posted Sep 06th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... support across the board, stay in Hong Kong and stay out of the stewards' room,' laughed Brett Prebble yesterday. 'Saying it is a lot easier than getting it done. Douglas ... recipe to overcome.' Prebble has averaged 80 wins for the past three terms and has been the only jockey during Whyte's reign to really get a sniff of toppling him in that memorable ...

  5. Prebble is back and holds the aces in Challenge

    Posted Nov 07th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Fresh from a two-meeting suspension, Brett Prebble looks the man to beat in what appears an open Jockey Challenge today. Douglas Whyte was at his usual post last night, heading the Challenge markets at 2.5 when oddsmakers opened for business but hotly pursued by Prebble at 3.4. Olivier Doleuze has been in brilliant form and was listed as third choice at 8.5 after his treble ...

  6. Red-hot Prebble holds all the aces again

    Posted Jun 13th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Brett Prebble emerged the winner on Wednesday night at Happy Valley after a slow start, and the Australian holds all the aces at Sha Tin today in the Jockey Challenge. Jockey Club oddsmakers listed Prebble as the favourite at $2.50 over arch-rival Douglas Whyte at $2.70, On Wednesday, Prebble was listed at short odds but drifted during the meeting after failing ...

  7. Prebble and Yip's dynamic partnership just gets better

    Posted Apr 27th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Brett Prebble threw off what he described as a 'fairly quiet trot' to rack up a treble and continued to grow his successful partnership with trainer Dennis Yip Chor-hong. Prebble took himself past 50 wins for the season and Yip had a treble, too, giving apprentice Derek Leung Ka-chun an important milestone with Cash Money before he and Prebble landed ...

  8. Prebble's new partnerships 'going great'

    Posted Jul 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Brett Prebble will go to his summer pasture as runner-up to Douglas Whyte for a third successive season, but a double for local handler Dennis Yip Chor-hong yesterday saw the Australian pause to momentarily ponder a possible future victory over dominating Durban Demon. Prebble took the second race on heavily-backed debutant Spicy Fruity (HK$19.50), and later backed it up ...

  9. Early birds banking on Chadwick to deliver

    Posted Oct 01st 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Early shoppers jumped straight in at the opening last night to back star apprentice Matthew Chadwick to beat early favourite Brett Prebble in today's Jockey Challenge and they look to be on the right track. Chadwick opened at 2.9 to win the riding honours, but was quickly supported in to 2.7, while Prebble drifted from 2.4 to 2.5 in early action. There is little ...

  10. Change of scenery does the trick

    Posted May 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... ago in Class Four. One has gone on to three Group One wins and a serious shout for Horse Of The Year, while Fun Heroes (Brett Prebble) at least looks to have enjoyed a change of scenery and scored at his first run for Ricky Yiu Poon-fai in the Class Three Li Cup. 'I hardly think he's Ambitious Dragon but he might have another win in him,' said Prebble after a narrow ...




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