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Sunrise primed to light up the night

The four next to Sunrise's name in the form guide will correctly signify his finishing position behind Lucky Warrior last start, but the number doesn't begin to describe the impossible task Dennis Yip Chor-hong's horse was set when he was beaten a head in a blanket finish

Tuesday, 27 March, 2012, 12:00am

Backmarker relishes a solid tempo to nail his opposition

Francis Lui Kin-wai sensed the track was favouring frontrunners, but his fears were allayed when backmarker, The Only Kid, swooped from the tail for Gerald Mosse to score in a Class Four. 'Before the race I discussed with Gerald that it looked suited to the leaders,' he said.

26 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Purton back on Bridge in rider swap

Zac Purton will be back on board Little Bridge in Sunday's HK$4.5 million Group One Chairman's Sprint Trophy (1,200m), with the Australian and French jockey Gerald Mosse doing a switch around of mounts.

Purton has been on board fading star Sacred Kingdom recently and Mosse has ridden the Danny Shum Chap-shing-trained Little Bridge in his last two outings, each for no result.

31 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Purton offers value

Gerald Mosse is the one to beat in the Jockey Challenge, but Zac Purton will be ready to swoop if the Frenchman falters and looms as the value despite only having six rides.

11 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

A better gate makes all the difference for cellar dweller

All it took was a slightly better gate for Gerald Mosse to turn around the form of Dennis Yip Chor-hong-trained Class Fiver, Winning Mascot. Mosse had taken over from stable apprentice Alvin Ng Ka-chun last start and had much the same problem as the junior rider had been having - a wide gate that forced him to work to lead - when third to Easy Gold.

9 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Fionn's Treasure has the 'ability to go a lot higher'

The Danny Shum Chap-shing has established an early season foothold near the top of the trainers' premiership with predominantly Class Four and Five gallopers, but he may have unearthed one ready to climb much higher in Griffin Trophy winner Fionn's Treasure.

Shum has 17 wins, already approaching his tally of 19 for the whole of the 2010-11 season.

18 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

'Mosse knows this horse very well - he knows how to ride him'

The world-renowned patient hands of Gerald Mosse proved a winning engagement for trainer Francis Lui Kin-wai as Leo's Pride return to the winner's circle after a fruitless last 20 months.

5 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Bullish Champion shows his true sprinting prowess

Gerald Mosse fell in love with Bullish Champion the moment he climbed aboard him and the colt lived up to the Frenchman's opinion with a giant-killing Class Two win.

Stepping back to 1,200m, Bullish Champion led all the way and dented a couple of reputations while enhancing his own.

14 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Mosse offers juicy odds

Gerald Mosse has the right mix of rides, capped by exciting Beauty Touch in the last, to prevail in the Jockey Challenge tonight.

9 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Flamboyant Mosse savours lightning trip

A double on Space Race and Helene Witty and a pair of bold second placings in the feature races almost created the perfect storm for Frenchman Gerald Mosse, who made a successful visiting raid yesterday.

30 May 2011 - 12:00am