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Howard Cheng Yue-Tin

Delight in Harbour after trial improvement

Harbour Delight continued to show improvement following a stable transfer and although he might not look a world-beater, a solid dirt trial on Friday indicated he could be competitive soon.

Friday, 7 February, 2014, 9:36pm

'My horses are more important than title'

No sooner had Dennis Yip Chor-hong strode three wins clear of reigning champion John Size in the trainers' title race at Sha Tin yesterday, then he declared his priority for his horses' future over winning his first championship.

12 May 2013 - 5:05am

Cheng shares Jockey Challenge after a double

Howard Cheng Yue-tin proved to be the "King Of Class Five", winning the opening two races on the cellar dwellers and that was enough to see him share the day's riding honours with Brett Prebble in the Jockey Challenge.

2 Apr 2013 - 5:30am

Veteran Ng holds key to Triple Trio

Veteran Peter Ng Bik-kuen is having an excellent final season and can provide a couple of bankers in the Triple Trio on Sunday, with the well-drawn pair Panther Run and Flying China standing out as run-on hopes - both assisted by solid speed.

4 Jan 2013 - 1:40am

Cheng knows how to get the best out of Jun Dao

After David Hall squeezed another win from the battle-weary legs of rejuvenated straight-track specialist Jun Dao, the trainer gave credit to jockey Howard Cheng Yue-tin for his guidance both on track and off.

17 Dec 2012 - 4:43am

Cheng banned for 13 meetings

Jockey Howard Cheng Yue-tin was hit with the heaviest penalty of its kind in more than seven years yesterday, receiving a 13-meeting suspension for failing to take all reasonable and permissible measures in a race, ruling him out for the rest of the season.

24 May 2012 - 12:00am

Class Five miler goes back to tried and tested formula

When Dennis Yip Chor-hong-trained Class Five miler Lucky Army left the gates a little slowly this time, jockey Howard Cheng Yue-tin knew exactly what not to do. The gelding was a smart winner at Happy Valley two runs ago, then well beaten as favourite at his most recent start after resenting the tactics.

16 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Four-year-old takes advantage of a good draw and light weight

Consistent four-year-old Shiny Day has no pretensions to being on the Derby trail, but was able to take advantage of a good draw and a light weight to upset Real Specialist, whose ambitions in that direction probably evaporated with defeat in the final event.

20 Feb 2012 - 12:00am