Stats / Jockeys / K. Teetan

K. Teetan

Type: Club Jockey

Nationality: South African

Background:
Age: 29. Mauritian rider Karis Teetan was well ensconced in the top 10 of the South African Jockeys' Championship when he left for Hong Kong in August, 2013. He entered the South African Jockey Academy at the age of 14 and went on to be crowned South African Champion Apprentice in 2008. He graduated in 2009 with 147 wins to his credit. Teetan passed the 100-win mark in every season as a senior jockey in South Africa. His first top level win was in his native Mauritius on 24 November, 2008, aboard Halo Hunter. Teetan represented South Africa in the 2012 International Jockeys' Invitational in Seoul, Korea and in the 2008 Macau Apprentice Jockeys Invitation Races. He notched an impressive 50 wins in his first Hong Kong season and has continued to build on that good start. He finished third in the 2017/18 premiership race with 52 wins, which included a trio of Group 3 triumphs. He topped that in 2018/19 as he secured his first Hong Kong G1 win aboard Mr Stunning in the Hong Kong Sprint and notched a best ever 84 wins for the term.

Achievements:
South African Champion Apprentice (2008).

Notable Race Wins Include
Hong Kong Sprint (2018 Mr Stunning), Hong Kong Classic Cup (2015 Thunder Fantasy), HKG2 Chairman's Trophy (2014 Able Friend), HKG2 Premier Bowl (2015 Able Friend), G2 Sha Tin Trophy Handicap (2016 Designs On Rome), G3 Sa Sa Ladies' Purse (2016 Horse Of Fortune), G3 National Day Cup (2018 Hot King Prawn), Cape Derby (2012 Jackson), Daily News 2000 (2012 Jackson), Paddock Stakes (2012 Thunder Dance), Castle Tankard (2011 Grisham).

Hong Kong Career Wins
(at start of 2019/20 season): 302 (win strike rate: 8.42%).

General Performances
No of wins for season: 24
No of runs for season: 196
Win %: 12.24
No of wins for all weather: 3
No of 2nds for all weather: 1
No of 3rds for all weather: 2
All weather: 22
Total stakes: $33,649,356
Win stakes: $18,936,198
No of 2nds: 17
No of 3rds: 15
Percentage for season: 28.57
Profit/Loss: ($102)
Most Effective Distances
YearHappy ValleyShatin1000m-1200m1400m-1650m1800m-2000m2000m+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
20879741610612289890137585312210000
Performance
DistanceWin2nd3rdLostTotal RideWin%
Happy Valley100042632449.09
12001318168212910.08
165014868311112.61
1800411243013.33
22003013742.86
ShatinAll weather1200961405616.07
1650715274017.5
18002015825
Turf1200000220
1800000110
2200000110
10001091284820.83
120091517911326.82
140019131410515112.58
16009711447112.68
180036225368.33
200010415205
220010001100
2400000110
Odds of Runners
Draw Year<44-1010-2020+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
20742199105717276311143
Draw Statistic
Draw Year1-56-1011-14
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
2012106689678731241
Trainer Partnerships
Trainer1st2nd3rdLostTotal
A. S. Cruz5424253
P. O'Sullivan5201320
K. W. Lui40026
A. T. Millard2431423
W. Y. So221611
D. Ferraris11248
F. C. Lor10089
J. Moore10247
John Size121812
P. F. Yiu10034
Y. S. Tsui11035
C. Fownes00088
C. H. Yip00134
C. S. Shum00077
C. W. Chang00055
D. Hall00112
D. Whyte01135
L. Ho00112
R. Gibson00044
T. P. Yung00011