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M. Chadwick

Type: Freelance Jockey

Nationality: Hong Kong

Background:
Age: 30. A graduate of the Hong Kong Jockey Club Apprentice Jockeys' School, Matthew Chadwick went to Australia for his apprentice training and rode a four-timer at Lismore Racecourse at age 17. Indentured to the Tony Cruz stable upon his return to Hong Kong, he was champion apprentice in 2008/09. He earned a full jockey's licence in January, 2010. His first Group race winner was Egyptian Ra in the HKG3 National Day Cup (2009). He is most famous for his partnership with California Memory and became the first homegrown rider to win a Hong Kong International Races contest when clinching the G1 Hong Kong Cup on the grey in December, 2011. Chadwick notched his 250th win in Hong Kong with Majestic Anthem on 26 December, 2013 and rode his first Hong Kong four-timer at Sha Tin on 22 June, 2014.

Achievements:
Hong Kong Champion Apprentice (2008/09); Shergar Cup Silver Saddle winner (2012).

Notable Race Wins Include
Hong Kong Cup (2011 & 2012 California Memory), Hong Kong Gold Cup (2011 California Memory), Champions & Chater Cup (2013 California Memory), G2 Jockey Club Cup (2012 California Memory), G3 Queen Mother Memorial Cup (2011 Super Pistachio, 2020 Chefano).

Hong Kong Career Wins
(at start of 2020/21 season): 375 (win strike rate 7.46%).

General Performances
No of wins for season: 18
No of runs for season: 255
Win %: 7.06
No of wins for all weather: 2
No of 2nds for all weather: 2
No of 3rds for all weather: 3
All weather: 24
Total stakes: $26,090,250
Win stakes: $16,729,500
No of 2nds: 13
No of 3rds: 20
Percentage for season: 20
Profit/Loss: ($887)
Most Effective Distances
YearHappy ValleyShatin1000m-1200m1400m-1650m1800m-2000m2000m+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
21438941410121617710127103797133300001
Performance
DistanceWin2nd3rdLostTotal RideWin%
Happy Valley100000310130
120022141464.35
165021220258
1800002790
2200000110
ShatinAll weather12001139147.14
16501105714.29
1800000220
Turf100011010128.33
120033333427.14
1400515374810.42
1600200151711.76
18000319130
20001005616.67
2400000000
Odds of Runners
Draw Year<44-1010-2020+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
213004115553271085215113
Draw Statistic
Draw Year1-56-1011-14
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
2110481006889821457
Trainer Partnerships
Trainer1st2nd3rdLostTotal
A. S. Cruz8334559
C. H. Yip2121116
C. S. Shum2112024
P. O'Sullivan211812
C. Fownes102811
John Size1121115
K. L. Man1111215
R. Gibson102912
A. T. Millard01135
C. W. Chang00279
D. A. Hayes00055
D. Ferraris00033
D. Hall0211114
D. Whyte00011
F. C. Lor01258
K. H. Ting00022
K. W. Lui00011
L. Ho00044
P. F. Yiu010910
T. P. Yung0002323
W. Y. So00044
Y. S. Tsui00022