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Wong Tang-Ping

Rogue acts like 'pussycat' but ban still stands

Barrier rogue Northern Gold Ball trialled 'like a pussycat' at Sha Tin yesterday, but his future remains in the balance.

Wednesday, 13 June, 2001, 12:00am

Ping leaves the Best for last

Rising sprinting star Best Of The Best can wind up an excellent first season with victory in the eighth event at Sha Tin today.

The Rahy three-year-old has been one of the real griffin finds of the season and looks certain to develop into a high-grade sprinter with clear scope for significant improvement next season.

23 May 1998 - 12:00am

Blinkers put City Patrol in winning mood

IRISH winter visitor Johnny Murtagh could afford to smile after first-time blinkered City Patrol (7-1) produced a smart performance to land the fourth event yesterday.

The clear-cut win by the five-year-old initiated a winning double for veteran local trainer Wong Tang-ping, who followed up with the very good Danswinner in the top race.

22 Feb 1998 - 12:00am

Stay true to dirt formula for TT pot

It doesn't matter what the surface is, the dreaded dirt or the sandmesh, a Triple Trio jackpot is enough to warm the cockles of any punter's heart and there is an enticing $9.5 million up for grabs at Sha Tin tomorrow night.

13 Jan 1998 - 12:00am

Ping discovers key to Flowers Treasure

There's simply no stopping talented local trainer Wong Tang-ping who yesterday took his winning run into Sha Tin's barrier trial session. Ping sent out Flowers Treasure to win the last - and by far the best - of three 1,150-metre heats on the dirt under his hard working former apprentice Vickie Choi.

12 Oct 1996 - 12:00am

Double delight for Wong - and Whyte chips in

Long-serving trainer Wong Tang-ping was last night celebrating an opening-day double, with South African newcomer Douglas Whyte delighted to have partnered one of them.

Ping struck with Fireball (6-4 favourite) in the third event and wrapped up the first day's proceedings when Red Jeans (10-1) scored an upset win in the final event.

9 Sep 1996 - 12:00am

Winning Wong succeeds again

Alex Wong Siu-tan cranked his winner-finding machine into action yet again at Sha Tin yesterday when sending out Admirals Run for a comfortable success in the opening Class Five event.

29 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

First-season sensation has Killer plan

Excellent first-season handler Ricky Yiu could be back on the scoresheet again this Sunday at Sha Tin given the way that Cold Killer has shaped since joining his stable. Yiu, generally, has been in splendid form ever since Cosmolife opened his training account at the start of the season, but he peaked at the city track on Wednesday night when saddling his first treble.

26 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

'They obviously didn't think my boy could do it, but he's a really good kid'

TALENTED apprentice Vickie Choi needed no second bidding when given the opportunity of the season by his retaining trainer Wong Tang-ping at last night's special Martell Grand National card at Sha Tin.

31 Mar 1996 - 12:00am

Ping slips brisk trial into promising Jeans

IMPRESSIVE griffin winner Red Jeans is being kept up to the mark by trainer Wong Tang-ping who would have had every reason to be pleased with the youngster's showing in a barrier trial at Sha Tin yesterday morning.

27 May 1995 - 12:00am

Ping's Special has the winning habit

WINNER'S Special must go down as one of the most improved horses in training this season and he can notch a hat-trick of successes in the third event on tonight's Sha Tin card.

Winner's Special is another from the formidable yard of in-form trainer Wong Tang-ping who bids for his first Hong Kong title this season and lies just two off the pace set by Patrick Biancone.

12 Apr 1995 - 12:00am

Patient Ping serves up recipe for success

THESE are exciting times for local handler Wong Tang-ping who ranks up with the very best when it comes to patience as his results have shown this season. Call Me Horse's last-gasp success on Wednesday night moved Ping to 32 winners and left him just four behind long-time leader Patrick Biancone in the race for the training title.

25 Mar 1995 - 12:00am

Victory won't be far away

TWO runs in five days have done Victory And Gold no harm and trainer Brian Kan Ping-chee's classy English import is going to make his presence felt in local racing. He was ridden on the pace in the Silver Tankard yesterday and still stuck on well to be sixth behind Electric Flash.

16 Jan 1995 - 12:00am

Ping books Mosse for a Big day out

WALK Big looks another winner for Gerald Mosse and Wong Tang-ping who have combined successfully so many times in the past.

The improving three-year-old contests the second event on Sha Tin's traditional New Year's Day card which is more of a family day out than a betting frenzy.

1 Jan 1995 - 12:00am

Five-star record for Wong

HONG KONG horse trainer Wong Tang-ping went into the history books yesterday when he became the first local trainer to send out five winners since the sport turned professional 24 years ago.

16 Oct 1994 - 12:00am