Stats / Jockeys / A. Hamelin

A. Hamelin

Type: Club Jockey

Nationality: France

Background:
Age: 28,Frenchman Antoine Hamelin began his career as an apprentice to Jean de Roualle in Chantilly and has since ridden more than 700 winners. His first win came for Alain de Royer-Dupre aboard the Aga Khan-owned Artana at Lyon-Parilly racecourse on 11 November, 2009. Hamelin completed his apprenticeship under the tutelage of Royer-Dupre and went freelance upon earning fully-fledged jockey status, basing himself out of Chantilly. He is best known for his association with Saonois, who he partnered to classic victory in the 2012 G1 Prix du Jockey Club at Chantilly among other wins. Hamelin first rode in Hong Kong when pairing with Saonois to finish 10th in the 2012 LONGINES Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin. As well as Hong Kong, Hamelin has ridden in Great Britain, Ireland, Italy, Germany, USA, Spain, Dubai and Canada. In 2017 he gained a first Royal Ascot success in the Albany Stakes aboard 20/1 shot Different League.

Notable Race Wins Include
G1 Prix du Jockey Club (2012 Saonois), G2 Prix Niel (2012 Saonois), G2 Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte (2012 Penny's Picnic), G3 Albany Stakes (2017 Different League), G3 Prix La Force (2012 Saonois), G3 Baden-Badener Zukunftsrennen (2014 Citron Spirit), G3 Prix de Barbeville (2012 Usuelo)

Hong Kong Career Wins
(as of 12 April, 2020): 0

General Performances
No of wins for season: 16
No of runs for season: 208
Win %: 7.69
No of wins for all weather: 2
No of 2nds for all weather: 0
No of 3rds for all weather: 3
All weather: 29
Total stakes: $20,684,220
Win stakes: $10,195,020
No of 2nds: 16
No of 3rds: 16
Percentage for season: 23.08
Profit/Loss: ($310)
Most Effective Distances
YearHappy ValleyShatin1000m-1200m1400m-1650m1800m-2000m2000m+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
207476991291391061310265280030190217
Performance
DistanceWin2nd3rdLostTotal RideWin%
Happy Valley10001106812.5
120031720319.68
1650300192213.64
1800020350
2200000330
ShatinAll weather1200203131811.11
165000010100
1800000110
Turf100020281216.67
120024126336.06
140033228368.33
160002010120
1800000990
2000010340
2200020020
2400001120
Odds of Runners
Draw Year<44-1010-2020+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
203128687815767720142
Draw Statistic
Draw Year1-56-1011-14
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
207948454108343241
Trainer Partnerships
Trainer1st2nd3rdLostTotal
A. T. Millard313815
P. F. Yiu2231421
C. H. Yip1001920
C. S. Shum1101618
C. W. Chang11024
D. Ferraris1111013
D. Whyte1111316
K. H. Ting11035
K. L. Man10179
L. Ho11057
R. Gibson11237
W. Y. So10124
Y. S. Tsui11169
A. S. Cruz00077
C. Fownes00055
F. C. Lor00088
J. Moore00167
John Size0011011
K. W. Lui021912
P. O'Sullivan01045
T. P. Yung02035