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C. Fownes

Birthday: Aug 12, 1967

Nationality: Hong Kong

Background:
Age: 53. 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 483 career wins - more than any other active Hong Kong-based trainer.

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), Champions Mile (2020 Southern Legend), 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 2020/21 season): 888 (win strike rate: 9.63%).

General Performances
No of wins for season: 8
No of runs for season: 34
Win %: 23.53
No of wins for all weather: 0
No of 2nds for all weather: 1
No of 3rds for all weather: 0
All weather: 4
Total stakes: $7,152,500
Win stakes: $6,127,500
No of 2nds: 3
No of 3rds: 0
Percentage for season: 32.35
Profit/Loss: ($74)
Most Effective Distances
YearHappy ValleyShatin1000m-1200m1400m-1650m1800m-2000m2000m+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
214101642018410174201700000000
Performance
DistanceWin2nd3rdLostTotal RideWin%
Happy Valley1000433162615.38
12001514116510514.29
1650131111508515.29
180012118224.55
22002005728.57
ShatinAll weather120015124313.23
1650430212814.29
1800000550
Turf100001223260
120024145523.85
140025275842.38
1600653304413.64
1800631162623.08
200001412170
22001010250
2400000110
Odds of Runners
Draw Year<44-1010-2020+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
2160092201601030006
Draw Statistic
Draw Year1-56-1011-14
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
2161018200100206
Trainer Partnerships
Trainer1st2nd3rdLostTotal
J. Moreira620513
M. Chadwick10023
Z. Purton10067
A. Badel00022
A. Hamelin00011
B. Shinn00011
C. Schofield01012
C. Wong00011
M. L. Yeung00011
N. Callan00022
V. Borges00011