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C. Murray

Type: Club Jockey

Nationality: South African

Background:
Callan Murray first made his mark as a precocious talent in South Africa, winning the apprentice title in 2015/16. He achieved a career highlight when riding three individual Grade 1 winners at the Champions Day race meeting at Turffontein Racecourse in May, 2017 aboard Deo Juvente (Premier's Champions Trophy), Rafeef (Computaform Sprint) and Mustaaqeem (SA Nursery). His first short-term contract in Hong Kong at the end of the 2016/17 season yielded four wins, including two at G3 level, the Sha Tin Vase Handicap (Lucky Year) and the Premier Plate Handicap (Horse Of Fortune). He headed back to South Africa upon the completion of that term and notched another G1 win in April, 2018 atop Takingthepeace in the SA Fillies Classic. Murray returned to Hong Kong ahead of the 2018/19 season to begin a limited duration contract.

Achievements:
South Africa's Champion Apprentice (2015/16).

Notable Race Wins Include
SA Fillies Classic (2018 Takingthepeace), SA Classic (2017 Heavenly Blue), Premier's Champions Trophy (2017 Deo Juvente), Computaform Sprint (2017 Rafeef), SA Nursery (2017 Mustaaqeem). Sha Tin Vase Handicap (2017 Lucky Year), Premier Plate Handicap (2017 Horse Of Fortune).

Hong Kong Career Wins
(at start of 2018/19 season): 4 (win strike rate 4.00%).

General Performances
No of wins for season: 2
No of runs for season: 143
Win %: 1.4
No of wins for all weather: 0
No of 2nds for all weather: 0
No of 3rds for all weather: 0
All weather: 22
Total stakes: $2,778,800
Win stakes: $786,600
No of 2nds: 3
No of 3rds: 4
Percentage for season: 6.29
Profit/Loss: ($1,209)
Most Effective Distances
YearHappy ValleyShatin1000m-1200m1400m-1650m1800m-2000m2000m+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
2012351111920127010161111110101
Performance
DistanceWin2nd3rdLostTotal RideWin%
Happy Valley1000001670
120000120210
165010015166.25
1800011460
2200010010
ShatinAll weather120000014140
1650000660
1800000110
Turf1200000000
1800000000
2200000000
100001011120
120000016160
140000126270
160000012120
18001003425
2000000000
2200000000
2400000000
Odds of Runners
Draw Year<44-1010-2020+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
2001011111011021003111
Draw Statistic
Draw Year1-56-1011-14
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
20131700025010123
Trainer Partnerships
Trainer1st2nd3rdLostTotal
A. T. Millard1021922
D. Ferraris1001112
C. Fownes0011112
C. H. Yip00077
C. S. Shum01034
C. W. Chang0201315
D. Hall0001212
F. C. Lor00011
J. Moore0001515
K. L. Man00055
K. W. Lui00055
M. Freedman00033
P. F. Yiu00033
R. Gibson0011213
T. P. Yung00099
W. Y. So00011
Y. S. Tsui00044