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Ricky Yiu Poon-Fai

Ricky Yiu is a famous racehorse trainer in Hong Kong. Born in 1957, he is the first Chinese trainer to have won at Group One level on foreign soil, taking out the Sprinters Stakes in Japan with Ultra Fantasy and the KrisFlyer Sprint in Singapore with Sacred Kingdom.

Gerald Mosse guides Blizzard to victory at Sha Tin in July 2015. Photos: Kenneth Chan

Yiu confirms Mosse will ride Blizzard in Sprinters Stakes

Trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fai has returned to one of the world’s great big-race jockeys, Gerald Mosse, to partner Blizzard in the Group One Sprinters Stakes in Tokyo next month after being left without a Hong Kong-based rider.