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Tong Chi-Kit

Thrilled Yiu savours all-round good season

Trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fai had an all-round good day out at Sha Tin to match the all-round good season he has enjoyed, despite farewelling his champion sprinter Sacred Kingdom.

Monday, 16 July, 2012, 12:00am

Thrilled Yiu savours all-round good season

Trainer Ricky Yiu Poon-fai had an all-round good day out at Sha Tin to match the all-round good season he has enjoyed, despite farewelling his champion sprinter Sacred Kingdom.

16 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Seemed like a century as jockey completes nine-year wait for ton

After Jacky Tong Chi-kit rode his long-awaited 100th career winner yesterday one wag quipped 'that was the slowest century since Geoffrey Boycott opened the batting for England.' Tong rode his first winner for the late Ivan Allan in February 2003 and his progress towards three figures had been slowed further by injury - but a recent flurry of victories brought up his ton.

2 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Tong leads them on a merry dance as gelding scores fourth upset on trot

It was the fourth upset winner in as many races when Happy Cha Cha grabbed the all-weather track Class Four mile, but it was a moment to savour for jockey Jacky Tong Chi-kit, who celebrated accordingly.

10 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Double trouble for Tong as unruly three-year-old drops him twice

Phantom Philip left Jacky Tong Chi-kit in no doubt about the status of their relationship after getting rid of the jockey not once but twice. First Phantom Philip reared after being loaded into the starting stalls and briefly sat down, dislodging Tong.

11 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Fatboy Sugar showing plenty for new barn

An early morning downpour meant Sha Tin's all-weather track got the chance to live up to its name as just eight horses were sent around to trial in abysmal conditions, one of them recent stable transfer Fatboy Sugar, out to clear his name for new trainer Derek Cruz.

29 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Owners' patience pays dividends

Six-year-old Gold Winner finally broke the ice at his fifth run for Danny Shum Chap-shing, who said the patience of the owners was the key factor with the gelding. Gold Winner had his first start in Class Two in March 2009, but injuries have kept his career down to 16 races and hampered his ability to show his true talent.

18 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Fatboy Sugar can prove his worth against lesser rivals

Fatboy Sugar can help sweeten Ricky Yiu Poon-fai's successful season with a victory in the Taipa Handicap (1,000m) at Sha Tin tomorrow, and punters can forget the calories and gorge themselves on an estimated HK$9 million dividend by making the horse a banker in the final leg of the Triple Trio.

11 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Tong sidelined for six meetings

Jacky Tong Chi-Kit was suspended for six meetings after chief steward Kim Kelly ruled he failed to ride debutant Impeccable out with 'sufficient vigour' in the concluding stages of the final race. Impeccable placed fourth and Tong will have six meetings on the sidelines as punishment for dropping his hands on the line. Tong will start his ban on December 5 and resume riding on December 28.

22 Nov 2010 - 12:00am

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