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Charles The Great in a class of his own

Champion jockey Douglas Whyte has a difficult barrier draw to navigate, but an abundance of speed in the France Galop Cup (1,000m) tonight at Happy Valley should assist him to get Charles The Great home first.

Wednesday, 9 May, 2012, 12:00am

Banksters Bonus on the right path

Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby hopeful Banksters Bonus seems to be moving in the right direction and is primed for a decent second-up effort on Wednesday night, unlike a couple of highly-rated fellow four-year-olds, who continued to struggle at Friday's Sha Tin trials.

29 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Size sizzles at city track thanks to Whyte magic

A rare Valley double for champion trainer John Size and jockey Douglas Whyte has elevated the rider to a clear premiership lead over Brett Prebble - with Fulfil A Wish and Absolute Hedge both enjoying beautiful runs before nailing victory at the city track last night.

2 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Turbo King can overcome wide gate

Punters might have their hearts in their mouths at some stage, but a wide gate might bring at least one blessing with Turbo King in tonight's Wayfoong Centenary Bowl (1,000m) at Happy Valley - a better price.

17 Nov 2010 - 12:00am

O'Reilly Magic helps 'Kings' Prebble and Fownes reign as treble winners

The 'Kings of Happy Valley' - jockey Brett Prebble and trainer Caspar Fownes - continued their dominance of the midweek meetings by each securing yet another winning treble at last night's meeting.

Fownes and Prebble combined for a winning double with Victory Mascot and O'Reilly Magic - while each claimed separate wins to each rack up a three-timer.

28 Jan 2010 - 12:00am

Packing can live up to his rich bloodlines

The margin may have only been 11/4 lengths but Douglas Whyte left plenty of petrol in the tank when Packing Winner claimed Saturday's Kwangtung Cup in his comeback race for the season.

18 Sep 2007 - 12:00am