David Hayes-Trained

Ferraris over the moon after Mosse's heroics on Finn Maccool

French ace Gerald Mosse produced a great ride to weave through the field in the third race in time for Finn Maccool to make a winning debut and give trainer David Ferraris one of the biggest thrills he has had in winning a minor race in Hong Kong.

Monday, 17 November, 2008, 12:00am

Whyte may reap a Bountiful profit

The formidable combination of John Size and Douglas Whyte can deliver the goods in the final event today with Bountiful, who has a great chance to return to his formidable winning ways in the North Point Handicap.

5 Mar 2005 - 12:00am

Hayes' Celestial geared for starring TT role

Side with the topweights in the middle leg of tomorrow night's Sha Tin Triple Trio.

Celestial Chief and Smartlord, in particular, look to be outstanding place claims while the very topweight, Markgraf, should also go well as he's had no luck of late but is now drawn much better.

6 Apr 1999 - 12:00am

Track times betray true conditions on fast-degrading circuit

The surface for last week's Happy Valley card didn't appear to degrade as much as for previous meetings, although almost certainly that was because the sandmesh track started the evening riding slower than usual.

23 Oct 1997 - 12:00am

Double joy as Yu continues to make all the right moves

Talented apprentice Alex Yu had his allowance cut to five pounds after booting home a heavily backed, 61-1 double at last night's Happy Valley meeting.

Yu scored both his wins for his new mentor, Wong Tang-ping, and he couldn't have done it in more contrasting fashion.

1 May 1997 - 12:00am

Younger Marcus earns praise for quickfire double

MARCUS hit the headlines with a double - but this time it was Anton. Yes, champion Basil's younger brother stole the Sha Tin show yesterday with an early, back-to-back double that brought him deserved plaudits.

20 Apr 1997 - 12:00am