Manfred Man

Victory a double-edged sword

The credit was being given out freely after Supreme Win grabbed himself a trophy race in the Kwangtung Handicap Cup (1,400m) yesterday, but the honest five-year-old didn't seem to be getting a lot of it.

Monday, 19 September, 2011, 12:00am

Punters can strike it rich with Jumbo Gold

Jockey Brett Prebble and trainer Casper Fownes are atop the premiership and can add to their lead with ever-improving Jumbo Gold in the final leg of this Sunday's juicy Triple Trio, which sports an estimated first prize of HK$27 million.

27 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Man in spotlight with another old-stager

Manfred Man Ka-leung's touch with the pensioners was in the spotlight again when Sound Of Silence bobbed up to win his fifth race in an all-weather track 26-1 surprise.

18 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

Old-stagers keep stable ticking over

27 Sep 2009 - 12:00am

Natural Flame can come up trumps with a light weight

Lightly raced three-year-old Natural Flame has the right weight and the right barrier draw to win the battle of the lightweights in tonight's 16th Commonwealth Law Conference Cup (1,200m) at Happy Valley.

8 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Super General has the stripes to end Ocean Wide's reign

Super General's only victory came in a feature over the Happy Valley 1,200m last season and the Manfred Man Ka-leung-trained gelding is well placed to repeat the dose in tonight's Olympic Friendship Cup.

He will have to get over the top of Caspar Fownes' promising sprinter Ocean Wide, but Super General (Alex Lai Hoi-wing) gets ticks in plenty of boxes in a difficult race.

7 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

Prebble's new partnerships 'going great'

Brett Prebble will go to his summer pasture as runner-up to Douglas Whyte for a third successive season, but a double for local handler Dennis Yip Chor-hong yesterday saw the Australian pause to momentarily ponder a possible future victory over dominating Durban Demon.

2 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Lotzatow finds feet after class move

French rider Olivier Doleuze kept a partnership intact and working in the right direction when Lotzatow found the ground, the gear and the grade he had been searching for in the Wan Chai Handicap over 1,400 metres.

5 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Million Chase is one to bank on

Punters seeking Triple Trio riches tomorrow would be wise to follow the aptly named Million Chase, Manfred Man's lightly raced galloper, who looks the ideal banker selection in the final leg.

26 Mar 2004 - 12:00am