Paul O'Sullivan

Size still to get on the scoreboard

Most trainers have now managed to get off the mark for the season with five of them doing it yesterday.

Sunday, 27 September, 2009, 12:00am

Medic Power back where he belongs - on top

Tony Cruz has long established himself as the master of turning horses around, but even the most ardent Cruz fans were not prepared for Medic Power to spectacularly return to form at Sha Tin yesterday.

29 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Smart money on Go Dan Go proves spot on

Paul O'Sullivan's Go Dan Go may not have been the most enthusiastic betting move of the afternoon, but he was the one that got the money. A huge move on True Intelligence from the Tony Millard yard in race nine was foiled after the three-year-old firmed from 9.0 to 4.7, but his backers had to settle for second.

10 May 2009 - 12:00am

Amazing Journey finally clicks

Paul O'Sullivan could have been forgiven for getting sick and tired of his 14-start maiden Amazing Journey, but the slow-maturing five-year-old finally rewarded the patience of all concerned with a thumping win in the sixth event as $38 favourite.

9 Feb 2009 - 12:00am

Last-ditch effort sees Prebble snatching the Jockey Challenge

Brett Prebble arrived in the final bounds of the last race at Happy Valley last night to snatch the Jockey Challenge with a gem of a ride aboard Walkonthewildside and keep trainer Paul O'Sullivan's season bubbling over.

18 Dec 2008 - 12:00am

O'Sullivan magic can get Dordenma back to winning ways

Dordenma showed he was well and truly back in business with an excellent first-up performance, and he will only need slightly better fortune to return to his best in the final leg of tomorrow night's Triple Trio at Happy Valley.

18 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

Punters left stranded with shocks

Punters were well and truly on the receiving end with one shock result after another, but jockey Gerald Mosse was the beneficiary of one of them when he made his return to the winners' list on Cosmo Successor.

Mosse had sat out the first nine meetings this season due to a suspension last June and had gone winless on his first two days back.

27 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

It's another High Point for brilliant Whyte

Champion jockey returns to his favourite place - top of the table - with a three-timer

It took champion jockey Douglas Whyte until meeting 11 to do it, but the Durban Demon wrested back his usual top spot on the jockeys' table with a treble at Happy Valley yesterday and took the day's feature into the bargain.

20 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Fellowship announces arrival in big time

Blistering run leaves trainer, jockey and handicapper mightily impressed

Paul O'Sullivan is steering impressive National Day Cup hero Fellowship towards the international races after the O'Reilly six-year-old emphatically announced his arrival as a big-time player at Sha Tin yesterday.

2 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

My Home Town looks set to unleash his fancy footwork

There have been few, if any, better trainers than John Size operating at Sha Tin during its three decades, so it will be appropriate for his upwardly mobile sprinter My Home Town to make a successful return in the Sha Tin Racecourse 30th Anniversary Cup (1,200m) today.

28 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

New season under starter's orders

Racing roars back to life at Sha Tin tomorrow after a sleepy summer, and for Jockey Club executive director of racing Bill Nader, the excitement is palpable.

Still on a high following the successful staging of the equestrian events of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, Nader and his team are now ready to get back to their roots and that, unquestionably, is racing.

14 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

High hopes as Medic Power looks back to scintillating best

As Sacred Kingdom heads into a period of rest and rehabilitation, his former nemesis Medic Power has emerged from one of his own and may just be ready for some unfinished business.

12 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Medic Power sent for vet tests after barrier trial flop

Paul O'Sullivan yesterday called time on Medic Power's season after an abysmal barrier trial failure, and the one-time conqueror of the mighty Sacred Kingdom will now undergo extensive veterinary tests in a bid to identify his mysterious problem.

2 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

O'Sullivan hoping Never Look Back can lift his fortunes

It isn't turning out to be the season that Paul O'Sullivan had on his wish list last August, but it's a case of Never Look Back for the trainer if he can land a second Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby on Sunday.

14 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

O'Sullivan happy to get monkey off his back

Paul O'Sullivan would concede that runner-up Jackpot Delight might have been unluckily beaten in the final event, but would also happily add that a stroke of good fortune coming his own way was long overdue.

25 Feb 2008 - 12:00am