Ireland's Johnny Murtagh is 'on a roll' as he strives for an outright win in tonight's Cathay Pacific International Jockeys' Championship to go with his Super Jockey title in Japan.
IRISH winter visitor Johnny Murtagh could afford to smile after first-time blinkered City Patrol (7-1) produced a smart performance to land the fourth event yesterday.
EXCITING Markgraf (6-1) continued his climb through the classes with his fourth win from as many starts this season when scoring a neck victory for Jason Weaver at Sha Tin yesterday.
Former Irish champion jockey Johnny Murtagh shrugged off the lingering effects of the 'flu to make a worthwhile trip to Happy Valley yesterday morning.
British champion jockey Kieren Fallon and lightweight ace Brett Doyle shrugged off the bumps and bruises from their dramatic New Year's Day falls to report for work as usual yesterday.
Boom sire Danehill has thrown some handy progeny and we could have another in our midst in the shape of the curiously named Delightful Special.
Champion jockey Basil Marcus returns to his happy hunting ground at Happy Valley tonight and can lift the featured Hong Kong Golf Club Centenary Cup with progressive Songs Of Innocence.
Former Irish champion jockey Johnny Murtagh will ride in Hong Kong until the end of February - and he believes it will give him a chance to really prove his value here, writes Robin Parke.
English jockey Brett Doyle returns to action at Sha Tin on Sunday still thanking his lucky stars that he was wearing an all-important body protector when kicked in the back earlier this week.
Champion Irish jockey Johnny Murtagh will arrive in Hong Kong before the end of this month and will be in action at the Happy Valley meeting on November 1.
Murtagh has been signed by...
Irish champion jockey John Murtagh has been placed on immediate standby to bolster Hong Kong's thinning riding ranks.
The talented Murtagh, who had a successful one-month spell here...
World-class American rider Gary Stevens will make a welcome return to Hong Kong in December on a one-month freelance licence.