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Delpech to undergo special treatment

South African rider Anthony Delpech will undergo treatment in a hyperbaric oxygen chamber in an effort to speed the healing of his broken left collarbone.

Tuesday, 14 March, 2006, 12:00am

Delpech's season in tatters after heavy fall

Anthony Delpech's modest season became significantly worse yesterday when he sustained a broken left collarbone in a tumble 20 metres past the winning post after the conclusion of the sixth race.

13 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Delpech solid at the right Time

South African jockey enjoys one of the finest moments with a treble

South African rider Anthony Delpech was taking the short route home at Happy Valley last night whether it was handed to him or not as he racked up a winning treble.

6 Oct 2005 - 12:00am

Delpech achieves his target - 50 winners

It was a week later than it might have been but Anthony Delpech finally made it to one of his targets for this racing season - probably the only mark he set himself that he hasn't exceeded by far.

19 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

Dye takes advantage of Delpech's dizziness

John Moore positioned himself for another top-five finish in the trainers' premiership when he completed a double in the final event with Joyful Winner, a lucky pick-up ride for Shane Dye.

13 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

Calcando fires warning shot with strong trial

Tony Millard's griffin Calcando had impressed in his work this season and the manner in which he won the second all-weather track barrier trial over 1,050 metres on Tuesday suggested he shouldn't have any trouble in notching a win before the season is out.

29 May 2005 - 12:00am

Delpech closes in on his personal goal

Another winning double at Sha Tin yesterday saw South African jockey Anthony Delpech bearing down on his personal goal for the term, 50 winners, to complete what is already a season of dreams.

22 May 2005 - 12:00am

Island Spirit can rise to the challenge

Underrated trainer Peter Ng Bik-kuen has turned around the career of Island Spirit. In mid February he was a zero-from-17 duffer, but suddenly he's aiming at a hat-trick in the seventh event.

18 May 2005 - 12:00am

Yiu's young gun turns on Power in the workout

Ricky Yiu Poon-fie's Solar Power put up a scintillating performance to win the only barrier trial held at Sha Tin on Friday.

The son of Bahhare should be noted down as one to keep safe when he next appears as he looks a highly competitive galloper.

24 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

Vengeance sizzles

Hong Kong Derby hero Vengeance of Rain (outside) goes through his paces with Anthony Delpech on board.

17 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

Big time beckons for Size's Danacourt

John Size has a very nice prospect with New Zealand import Danacourt, who caught the eye when finishing a hard-held second for Douglas Whyte in the second trial at Sha Tin yesterday.

The son of Danasinga could have won the trial easily if allowed just a little rein inside the final 400 metres, despite showing some good early speed.

16 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

Vengeance Of Rain on show in QEII Cup trial

The main highlight of the three all-weather barrier trials at Sha Tin yesterday was the presence of Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup entrant Vengeance Of Rain.

The stoutly-bred son of Zabeel won the opening heat in an impressive style, clocking one minute and 9.3 seconds in the 1,200-metre event.

9 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

A losing ride leaves Delpech looking forward to QEII Cup

Jockey can't wait for reunion with Vengeance Of Rain after Russian Pearl's dashing win

South African rider Anthony Delpech was on cloud nine after riding a double yesterday, but it had little to do with the winners he rode and more to do with a race where he finished sixth.

4 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

Delpech looks in Fabulous form

Peter Ng Bik-kuen and Anthony Delpech have struck-up a successful relationship this term and it seems there may be more to come judging by the good piece of work from Fabulous (rated 38), who won the final all-weather trial at Sha Tin yesterday.

19 Mar 2005 - 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

A caption to a picture of Hong Kong Derby-winning trainer David Ferraris and a woman published on page C16 yesterday incorrectly identified the woman as Ferraris's wife, Pam. The woman pictured is jockey Anthony Delpech's wife, Candice. The error is regretted.

15 Mar 2005 - 12:00am