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Dennis Yip

Epic trainers’ battle will come down to quality over quantity

John Size will be looking to Dr Good Habit, an easy winner on Wednesday, to bang in another one before the end of the season. Photo: Kenneth Chan

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

Thursday, 13 June, 2013, 4:26pm

Yip’s secret to success – a computer game?

Dennis Yip is learning a few tricks - from his son Jason. Photo: Kenneth Chan

Could an online racing game be the key to trainer Dennis Yip Chor-hong’s breakout season?

23 May 2013 - 7:06pm

Trainer Dennis Yip loses stable star Simple

Olivier Doleuze aboard Vital Gold (outside), edges Circuit Star (Douglas Whyte) to complete a treble in the last race. Photo: Kenneth Chan

Dennis Yip Chor-hong kicked another win clear in his championship challenge with a double, but it still turned out to be a sad night for the trainer at Happy Valley when he suffered a cruel blow with the loss of stable star Simple.

16 May 2013 - 1:18pm

Yip saving us from late-season slumber

Dennis Yip is keeping the trainer's race interesting. Photo: SCMP

Thank goodness for title contender Dennis Yip Chor-hong. Never thought we’d write that.

13 May 2013 - 7:33pm

Trainer Yip's smart tactics the secret to winning

Dennis Yip is all smiles after clinching a double. Photo: Kenneth Chan

Trainer Dennis Yip Chor-hong delivered direct and simple instructions to the jockeys on his two winners as aggressive tactics paid off on Secret Of Winning and Smart Kids.

22 Oct 2012 - 3:41am

Ho Ho Life ticks all the right boxes

In-form Dennis Yip Chor-hong will use a tried-and-tested formula for Ho Ho Life, who can bounce back into Class Three off a two-week break and a step up in trip to win at Happy Valley tomorrow night.

28 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Groovy may be green, but Valley brings out best in him

The brief career of the Dennis Yip Chor-hong-trained Groovy to date has shown that he still has plenty to learn about the business, but that looks a factor in his favour as the horse to beat in the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union Cup (1,200m) at Happy Valley tonight.

20 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

What They Say

'Frankie [Dettori] said he was very pleased with him and we are right on course for the Mile. He worked well at home in Dubai last weekend so everything has gone well.'

Saeed bin Suroor, trainer of Creachadoir

9 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Kan's protege racks up double century

The old boss Brian Kan Ping-chee would certainly have been proud as his protege, Dennis Yip Chor-hong, racked up his 200th winner on yesterday's Sha Tin programme and then advanced to 201 in double-quick time.

10 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

The ready to win stable

Tiger Ridge on the way to bigger races

Tony Millard-trained Tiger Ridge did exactly what was predicted for him at Sha Tin last week in landing a strong Class Three race, despite having to shoulder topweight of 128 pounds.

6 Nov 2004 - 12:00am

Rookie revelation Yip gives Kan 'good face'

Dennis Yip Chor-hong continued an amazing rookie season and received a glowing endorsement from his former boss, Brian Kan Ping-chee, when he completed a winning double yesterday with horses at polar opposites of the punting spectrum.

2 May 2003 - 12:00am