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C. Fownes

Birthday: Aug 12, 1967

Nationality: Hong Kong

Background:
Age: 52. Caspar Fownes assisted his late father Lawrie for several seasons before gaining his licence in 2003/04. He eclipsed his father's best season stats in his rookie year with 44 wins. In 2006/07 he won his first premiership and has since added two more. His third championship came in 2013/14 when his strong late charge brought three wins on the closing day to tie with John Size on 62 wins, and with one more second place than his rival he sealed the title on count-back. Fownes is particularly known for his fine record at Happy Valley where he has notched 452 career wins, a tally second only to Hong Kong's longest-serving trainer John Moore.

Achievements:
Hong Kong Champion Trainer (2006/07, 2008/09, 2013/14).

Notable Race Wins Include
Hong Kong Mile (2006 The Duke), Hong Kong Sprint (2011 Lucky Nine), Chairman's Sprint Prize (2013 & 2014 Lucky Nine), Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup (2012 Lucky Nine), Hong Kong Derby (2010 Super Satin), Hong Kong Classic Mile (2011 Lucky Nine), KrisFlyer International Sprint (2010 Green Birdie, 2013 & 2014 Lucky Nine), Kranji Mile (2018 & 2019 Southern Legend).

Hong Kong Career Wins
(at start of 2019/20 season): 839 (win strike rate: 9.65%).

General Performances
No of wins for season: 18
No of runs for season: 237
Win %: 7.59
No of wins for all weather: 3
No of 2nds for all weather: 3
No of 3rds for all weather: 1
All weather: 28
Total stakes: $29,933,798
Win stakes: $14,448,830
No of 2nds: 22
No of 3rds: 21
Percentage for season: 25.74
Profit/Loss: ($788)
Most Effective Distances
YearHappy ValleyShatin1000m-1200m1400m-1650m1800m-2000m2000m+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
2011913977138140988908119112134320003
Performance
DistanceWin2nd3rdLostTotal RideWin%
Happy Valley10001118119.09
1200726223718.92
165035521348.82
180001111130
2200000220
ShatinAll weather12001119128.33
1650220101414.29
1800000220
Turf100001010110
120003016190
140012235402.5
160022218248.33
180012161010
2000002570
2400000110
Odds of Runners
Draw Year<44-1010-2020+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
20665309108641355723386
Draw Statistic
Draw Year1-56-1011-14
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
2098810581399511437
Trainer Partnerships
Trainer1st2nd3rdLostTotal
J. Moreira5351326
Z. Purton4652237
B. Shinn201811
C. Y. Ho2441424
A. Badel10056
A. Sanna1011214
M. Chadwick103812
S. De Sousa11046
U. Rispoli110810
A. Domeyer01023
C. Schofield011911
G. van Niekerk00022
H. N. Wong0001111
H. T. Mo01056
K. H. Chan01034
K. Teetan00088
L. Dettori00011
L. Hewitson00044
M. F. Poon0101112
M. L. Yeung00011
N. Callan0101112
R. Bayliss0111214
T. H. So00011
Y. Kawada00011