Mark Up

Lord Dragon shows he is just getting started

Caspar Fownes is having an ordinary season by his own standards, but he must have come away from Sunday's Sha Tin meeting a happy man following the performance of Lord Dragon.

Tuesday, 17 January, 2012, 12:00am

Coin toss likely to land in Prebble's favour

Another toss of the coin Jockey Challenge between Brett Prebble and Douglas Whyte will leave punters with little opportunity at landing an upset, and Prebble's side of the coin looks slightly shinier at $2.50 compared to Whyte ($1.90).

12 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Talented Athenium primed to sparkle

Athenium has always shown great potential for trainer Sean Woods and the lightly raced five-year-old looks set to claim the final leg of Sunday's HK$4 million Triple Trio - the Dr G Handicap (1,600m) - at his first run for the season.

15 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Regency Winner has the class edge

Young rider Matthew Chadwick could hold the key to tomorrow night's Triple Trio at Happy Valley when he bursts from the stalls on Regency Winner for trainer Tony Cruz in the final leg.

7 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

Three-year-old tops Sale money list

Caspar Fownes relinquished his position as champion trainer, but his win with recent acquisition Flying Supreme took the three-year-old to the top of the race for the HK$1 million 2008 International Sale bonus - with Fownes the only danger.

12 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

Ever-improving Mark Up ready to take it to next level

The Caspar Fownes-trained three-year-old Mark Up takes his first test beyond a mile in the Pearce Memorial Challenge Cup (1,800m) at Happy Valley, but the rising young stayer looks equal to the distance and the tougher opposition.

28 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Beadman and Fownes make up for lost time

Darren Beadman combined with trainer Caspar Fownes for the first time since November 2008, but wasted little time getting back in the good books with a double on Mark Up and Noble Conqueror.

19 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Super Gentleman's the one from a better gate

Super Gentleman has shown good consistency in three runs over the 1,400m at Sha Tin and is the one to beat from a good barrier in the second leg of Sunday's Triple Trio, worth an estimated HK$5 million.

26 Feb 2010 - 12:00am