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Tye Angland

'Wacky Races' makes its way to Sha Tin

All we needed was Dick Dastardly in the Mean Machine being chased by Penelope Pitstop and Peter Perfect in his Turbo Terrific, all charging along the outside fence, because last Saturday was the closest we are ever going to get to Wacky Races at Sha Tin. Punters were that perplexed they were praying for more races on the much-maligned all-weather track, just for some certainty.

Monday, 10 February, 2014, 6:52pm

'Wrong grey' Volatility proves too Smart on dirt

Laidback Smart Volatility continued his unassuming path up the ladder with his maiden all-weather win on Saturday, with "the wrong grey" shrugging off an injury-enforced break from racing and the track record holder, Lord Sinclair.

8 Feb 2014 - 10:56pm

Three for Angland but he still plays second fiddle

Life's dealing out tough hands when you ride a winning treble and still can't be competitive in the Jockey Challenge but that was Tye Angland's day at Sha Tin.

8 Feb 2014 - 10:52pm

No value, but Moreira to dominate Challenge

It is hard to go past Joao Moreira as the likely winner of the Jockey Challenge at Sha Tin, even if his odds-on quote doesn't look the greatest value bet.

Moreira is the only rider with a full book of 10 rides, and on what could easily be a wide open day, the Magic Man was installed $1.80 early favourite before firming into $1.60 last night.

7 Feb 2014 - 9:31pm

It would be Silly to write off Buddies

It's take two for John Size-trained Silly Buddies in the Heung Yee Kuk Cup (1,200m) at Sha Tin and the lightly-raced four-year-old looks ready to make amends for his latest defeat at odds-on in a cup race.

7 Feb 2014 - 9:33pm

Yip's double pulls him ahead in standings

Just as Dennis Yip Chor-hong's team was looking like it was running on empty, the trainer squeezed out another double to retake the advantage in the fight for his first championship.

13 Jun 2013 - 5:52am

Easy as 1-2-3 for hat-trick hero Dennis Yip

Dennis Yip Chor-hong was sharing the love at Happy Valley last night, the trainer dominating the middle part of the card with three consecutive wins - each with a different jockey aboard - as he continued to build on his solid season.

25 Apr 2013 - 5:03am

Fownes: Quality rides can win me the title

Caspar Fownes says if he is to mount a challenge for top trainer honours this season, it will require quality rides from jockeys - and that's exactly what he got from Tye Angland and Olivier Doleuze as the pair contributed a win each to a crucial double for the stable.

18 Mar 2013 - 3:12am

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

Going the extra mile pays off for moody Angland

It took three days of bad moods and hunger but Tye Angland and Go Baby Go lowered the colours of boom three-year-old sprinter Amber Sky in the Victoria Racing Club Trophy (1000m) yesterday.

7 Jan 2013 - 3:10am