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I. D. Du Plessis

Happy Guys has them smiling again

An upset feature win on Happy Guys was part of a double for Mark du Plessis at Happy Valley last night, the lightweight hoop revealing afterwards he will leave the full-time riding ranks at the end of this season.

Thursday, 7 June, 2012, 12:00am

Du Plessis double a timely reminder of his rich talents

Mark du Plessis had some nervous moments in both legs of a double and the timing of his winning day was perfect, arriving at a key stage of the season with jockey departures soon to open opportunities for the natural lightweight.

22 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Double boosts Du Plessis' hopes

With another three weeks until the Licensing Committee announces the riding arrangements for next season, Mark du Plessis will be hoping an overdue double is going to help his case for a return next term.

22 May 2011 - 12:00am

Du Plessis takes Sha Tin by storm

Zimbabwean lands double and Jockey Challenge on soggy afternoon

Zimbabwean Mark du Plessis was running towards a future rather than away from tyranny when he left the African continent 10 years ago and he has been making every day count since calling Hong Kong home.

29 Jun 2008 - 12:00am