Aaron Kwok Fu-Shing

Trainers praise Berry's brace, if not his horses

Tommy Berry shows good tactics to take race nine on My Favorite. Photo: Kenneth Chan

Tommy Berry had gate one to assist him in both his wins yesterday, but the young Australian impressed with his tactical nous again, discarding the fence on promising My Favorite to ensure the Caspar Fownes-trained three-year-old made it two wins from three starts.

Thursday, 13 February, 2014, 10:31am

Canto-pop star Kwok knows his racing, too

Owners Julian Cheung and Aaron Kwok with My Favorite.

The Caspar Fownes-trained My Favorite brought a mainstream media circus to the racetrack - the three-year-old is partly owned by Canto-pop idol Aaron Kwok Fu-shing - and the youngster didn't disappoint the swarming paparazzi when he broke through at his second start.

27 May 2013 - 3:40am

Fast and curious

Aaron Kwok's ambassador role for watchmaker Longines took him to the Hong Kong Masters showjumping event early this month. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

It takes a lot to upstage an Aaron Kwok Fu-shing entrance. Those who have seen the man as a singer in full flight can attest to a sense of showmanship that seems to know no bounds, feathered headdress included.

17 Mar 2013 - 4:26pm

Motorsports ranking amateurs

Cars on the starting grid at the Audi R8 LMS Cup in Shanghai

Amateur motorsport enthusiasts earn a chance to test their mettle against the professionals, writes Mark Sharp.

4 Jan 2013 - 6:18pm

Kwok comes calling and love is in the air

Happy owner Aaron Kwok couldn’t escape the media frenzy at Sha Tin on Sunday. Photo: Kenneth Chan

The mainstream media frenzy inspired by celebrity Aaron Kwok Fu-shing brightened proceedings at Sha Tin on Sunday, but even the Canto-pop star’s omnipresent sunglasses couldn’t hide the glaringly obvious. This was another dreary day that would have otherwise sunk into a mire of mediocrity – the monotony not helped by a select few trainers that would rather talk to horses than reporters.

24 Sep 2012 - 1:39pm

Canto-pop king looks quite the family guy - it's only a matter of time before he pops the question, surely

Model Lynn Xiong Dailin and Canto-pop star Aaron Kwok Fu-shing have never admitted it, but it's pretty clear they are a couple. Xiong went to three of Kwok's performances during his Hong Kong concert series last month - which shows that she is probably more than the 'very good friend' Kwok has said she is.

12 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Aaron thinks of kids - but not his own, yet

Given his heavy workload, you'd think Aaron Kwok Fu-shing was saving up for another fancy supercar or diamond-studded watch. But the Canto-pop idol, who is working on four movies this year and plans a concert series at the end of the year, still finds time for a good cause.

7 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Enough with the nude photo storm, Tse lectures media

What was supposed to be a major press conference to announce the Pang brothers' making of The Storm Riders II, a sequel to Andrew Lau Wai-keung's hit made a decade ago, turned into a personal inquisition for Nicholas Tse Ting-fung on Tuesday afternoon.

20 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Aaron Kwok sues magazine for libel

Singer and actor Aaron Kwok Fu-shing is suing a weekly magazine for defamation after it published a sensational story linking him to a fatal crash of a Ferrari last month.

Filing a writ in the High Court on Monday, Kwok is suing the publisher of Sudden Weekly, the magazine's editor Chiu Wai-kin and its printing company Paramount Printing Company Limited.

10 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Tourism Board withholds fuel for Rockit's takeoff

Hong Kong's only outdoor music festival, Rockit, takes off again today but it's not getting much help from the Tourism Board.

Despite its three-day duration and line-up of international and local stars, the board's highlights calendar does not include Rockit - because it only promotes events with 'greatest tourism appeal'.

22 Oct 2004 - 12:00am

Aaron's big deal

Fun-sized 'heavenly king' Aaron Kwok Fu-shing has one golden rule for anyone seeking an audience with his royal smallness, we hear.

21 Feb 2003 - 12:00am

Pop stars and Chinese shoes played their part

Immigration officers mentioned pop singers Andy Lau Tak-wah and Aaron Kwok Fu-shing to Man-hon as they tried to find out whether he was from Hong Kong or the mainland.

And in the course of a 65-minute interview they examined his clothes and concluded his rubber shoes were from China.

22 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

'Enemies' fall in love

In And I Hate You So, Wu Qiu- yue (Kelly Chen Wai-lam) is a columnist and Zhang Rong (Aaron Kwok Fu-shing) is a radio DJ.

30 Jun 2000 - 12:00am