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Caspar Fownes

Racing Digest - February 16, 2014

Expensive four-year-old Vanilla broke away riderless pre-race for the second time in a fortnight and set trainer Caspar Fownes a puzzle to get him to the Derby.

Sunday, 16 February, 2014, 10:38pm

Lucky Nine defies niggles to win an emotional second Chairman's Sprint Prize

With a coat that had him looking like a woolly mammoth, an injured leg too sensitive to touch and a misshapen hoof, Lucky Nine looked unlikely to run in the Chairman's Sprint Prize.

16 Feb 2014 - 10:39pm

Fortune favours Fownes' Braveness in his quest to go back-to-back

Caspar Fownes-trained Braveness was back to his very best last time out and even a wider draw may not stop him if the same horse turns up for the Volunteers' Challenge Cup (1,000m) at Happy Valley on Wednesday night.

11 Feb 2014 - 8:53pm

Big week for Fownes begins with live Triple Trio hopes

Caspar Fownes can provide a bookend of bankers in Wednesday's Triple Trio at Happy Valley, with Starting Over and Braveness looking the goods in the first and last legs.

10 Feb 2014 - 8:34pm

Epic trainers’ battle will come down to quality over quantity

The thrilling four-way tussle for the trainers’ championship is a case of last man – or more to the point, horse – standing.

13 Jun 2013 - 4:26pm

Trainers praise Berry's brace, if not his horses

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.

13 Feb 2014 - 10:31am

Formula Won getting more familiar with how to race

Formula Won is just starting to put things together and should see a lot more from him next season.

7 Jun 2013 - 5:40am

Fownes sees light at the end of the Rainbow

Trainer Caspar Fownes still regards Rainbow Chic's Hong Kong Derby defeat with chagrin but he was preferring to look ahead last night as the four-year-old showed how far he has come with victory in the Happy Valley Vase.

6 Jun 2013 - 5:47am

Fownes lands double, but it's still tight at top

The trainers' championship only got tighter on a night of breakthroughs at Happy Valley as six of the eight winners landed the prize for the first time in their careers.

30 May 2013 - 5:28am

Quick back-up should benefit Flying Keeper

A quick back-up should help the Caspar Fownes-trained Flying Keeper break a winless streak in a Class Five contest and kick off the Triple Trio as a banker at Sha Tin on Sunday.

24 May 2013 - 4:13am

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