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Richard Fourie

Keeping young jockeys on Hong Kong roster is proving a headache

Decisions by Richard Fourie and Tommy Berry not to return for the start of the new season will undoubtedly have Jockey Club folks a touch disappointed and rummaging under the bed for the thinking hat again ahead of licensing announcements.

Wednesday, 12 June, 2013, 3:52am

I'll return better than ever, says departing Fourie

The promise of a "guaranteed" South African premiership has lured Richard Fourie back to his homeland, but he has vowed to return in the future - adding that his one-season stint has sharpened his riding skills.

9 Jun 2013 - 5:39am

It's all about fung shui for on-fire Andy Leung

There was some symmetry in Richard Fourie riding Andy Leung Ting-wah's 400th career winner and a fair bit of fung shui as well, according to the colourful trainer.

12 May 2013 - 5:05am

Thunder will create more noise in time, says Millard

Tony Millard said his five-year-old Sudden Thunder was likely to remain "a bridesmaid rather than a bride" for the time being, but the consistent gelding would still win his share of races in the end.

21 Apr 2013 - 6:11am

Racing Digest, March 11, 2013

Champion trainer John Size still wasn't happy with Little Men's barrier manners but the three-year-old still managed to do enough right to justify a short price in winning his second successive race. 

11 Mar 2013 - 4:02am

Absent Yiu at the double

While trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fai was perusing some new acquisitions at yearling sales in Australia, back at home his stable was firing on all cylinders with a couple of breakthrough performances delivering a double.

3 Mar 2013 - 4:00am

S.A. connection strikes again for fine double

South African trainer Tony Millard has vowed to throw his support behind countryman Richard Fourie after the lightweight jockey scored with polished rides on two outsiders at Happy Valley last night.

7 Feb 2013 - 3:29am

Racing Digest, December 17, 2012

Leading apprentice Alvin Ng Ka-chun said he was getting the benefits of staying out of the stewards' room this season after guiding Real General to his second successive win.

17 Dec 2012 - 4:44am

Racing Digest, November 19, 2012

International Sale given a boost by smart graduate

19 Nov 2012 - 3:16am

Fourie makes no mistake with Cerise Cherry

Rookie jockey Richard Fourie came away from the opening day of the season wishing he had his ride again on Cerise Cherry, and yesterday he got the chance to make amends in the Group Two Premier Bowl Handicap - a more-patient effort landing a dominant victory on the rejuvenated sprinter.

29 Oct 2012 - 3:46am