Vital Flyer

Vital Flyer 'won't handle a turn and has few options'

Michael Chang cherishes his moment with sprint star Vital Flyer. Photo: Kenneth Chan

Trainer Michael Chang Chun-wai scored his first career Group-race victory when lightly weighted Vital Flyer was too quick for his rivals in the Group Three Sha Tin Sprint Trophy, but admitted he has limited options with his one-dimensional speedster because of his inabili

Tuesday, 2 October, 2012, 1:49am

Sparkling Lloyd leaves trial rivals in his wake

There is plenty of spring in the step of jockey Jeff Lloyd at the moment and the South African racked up a treble to make a clean-sweep of the barrier trials yesterday morning after he claimed a double at the Sha Tin meeting on Sunday.

30 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Seventh heaven beckons for remarkable Sacred Kingdom

A roll call of the usual suspects for the Kent & Curwen Centenary Sprint Cup at Sha Tin this afternoon should see Sacred Kingdom add a seventh Group One to his great record.

16 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Good Ba Ba's new trainer feeling no extra pressure

If there's a pressure in taking over a champion like Good Ba Ba in the autumn of his career, then Michael Chang Chun-wai isn't feeling it ahead of today's resumption in the National Day Cup at Sha Tin.

1 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Prebble has the goods to get Challenge off to a Flyer

Jockey Challenge odds for the opening meeting reflected the 'points per ride' of the three top contenders as prices went up last night, but Brett Prebble has the depth and consistency to his book to come out on top of Douglas Whyte and Matthew Chadwick at Sha Tin today.

13 Sep 2009 - 12:00am