Danny Shum

General Iron out to prove he's made of Whyte steel

General Iron can break through for his first win in Hong Kong at Happy Valley. Photo: Kenneth Chan

Danny Shum Chap-shing's General Iron has shown enough in his previous efforts at Happy Valley to suggest the drop to Class Four can see him break through in the Craigengower Cricket Club Challenge Cup (1,000m) on Wednesday night.

Tuesday, 4 February, 2014, 8:41pm

Racing Digest, November 11, 2012

Excited pair Olivier Doleuze and Danny Shum. Photo: Kenneth Chan

'If he can continue to improve, then he might win a few more'

11 Nov 2012 - 4:09am

Trainer Danny Shum delighted with Little Bridge's condition in Japan

Trainer Danny Shum riding Little Bridge in Tokyo yesterday

The confidence of Little Bridge's trainer, Danny Shum Chap-shing, was as much of a juggling act yesterday as his preparation of the star galloper for Sunday's HK$19.7 million Sprinters Stakes at Nakayama.

While beaming at the condition of his Royal Ascot winner, Shum was alternatively admitting there were question marks to the whole Tokyo trip.

28 Sep 2012 - 1:52am

Trainers Moore, Cruz, Fownes and Shum set to dominate Sha Tin opener

Danny Shum (right) has a strong record

There will be gongs struck, gold ornaments to be won, ceremonial lions eye-dotted and dancing to herald in the new season at Sha Tin today, but for horseplayers starved of a race for the past seven weeks it will be all about swarming around the

8 Sep 2012 - 1:57am

Hei Hei Posh seems a cut above the rest

An inside draw, an in-form jockey and the most upside of any horse in the race make Danny Shum Chap-shing's Hei Hei Posh the best banker in tomorrow's HK$1.7 million jackpot-boosted Triple Trio at Happy Valley.

6 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

In-form Shum can get the best out of Spirit

Trainer Danny Shum Chap-shing has come out running this season to be sitting third on the championship ladder and a switch to his in-form yard may be just the move to get the best from Charity Spirit in the Lok Sin Tong Cup (1,000m) today.

8 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Moment to savour for cool Purton

Zac Purton admits he was feeling the pressure early in the Happy Valley Trophy (1,200m), but after an ice-cool effort to recover and win on At Moment In Time, he was getting plenty of plaudits from victorious trainer Danny Shum Chap-shing.

22 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Top 10 to keep your eye on


3g (NZ), City On A Hill - A Lot Of Music

Trainer: Danny Shum

Rating: 57

The Shum yard collectively looks in splendid order and we've found two of his stable to make members of the 10 to follow, but it could easily have been more.

3 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Size puts pressure on Grand Delight

John Size turned up the heat at Sha Tin yesterday where several horses from his yard figured prominently in the dirt trials, including International Sprint hopeful Grand Delight.

Last season's Champion Sprinter won the opening trial, and although he went to the line under a tight hold from Shane Dye he was definitely given a more testing piece of work.

6 Dec 2003 - 12:00am

Multi-win looks a treat

Francis Lui Kin-wai may be the trainer to follow in the coming weeks based on the exceptional work of several of his charges over the past week.

12 Nov 2003 - 12:00am