Stats / Trainers / K. W. Lui

K. W. Lui

Birthday: Jan 22, 1959

Nationality: Hong Kong

Background:
Francis Lui emerged from the HKJC Apprentice Jockeys' School to ride 36 winners as a licensed jockey between 1975 and 1982, and later became an assistant trainer. He received his own licence to train in 1996/97. Hello Pretty provided the handler with one leg of the Four-Year-Old Classic Series when he won the Hong Kong Derby Trial in 2006, while his standout stable star in recent seasons has been sprinter Lucky Bubbles, who gave the trainer his first Group 1 winner in 2017 when he took the Chairman's Sprint Prize.

Notable Race Wins Include
Chairman's Sprint Prize (2017 Lucky Bubbles), G2 Premier Bowl (2016 Lucky Bubbles), HKG2 Sprint Cup (2016 Lucky Bubbles), HKG2 Hong Kong Derby Trial (2006 Hello Pretty), HKG3 Sha Tin Trophy (2001 Shaxi Fortune), HKG3 Sha Tin Vase (2008 Sunny Power).

Hong Kong Career Wins
(at start of 2018/19 season): 588 (win strike rate: 7.26%).

General Performances
No of wins for season: 28
No of runs for season: 401
Win %: 6.98
No of wins for all weather: 0
No of 2nds for all weather: 0
No of 3rds for all weather: 0
All weather: 33
Total stakes: $38,845,400
Win stakes: $18,285,600
No of 2nds: 45
No of 3rds: 32
Percentage for season: 26.18
Profit/Loss: ($1,243)
Most Effective Distances
YearHappy ValleyShatin1000m-1200m1400m-1650m1800m-2000m2000m+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
19141916140142616261131212183132817185253300003
Performance
DistanceWin2nd3rdLostTotal RideWin%
Happy Valley1000001890
1200615435510.91
16507138346211.29
18001523119.09
2200000330
ShatinAll weather120000017170
165000011110
1800000550
Turf1200000000
1800000000
2200000000
100012225303.33
120069453728.33
1400410563824.88
160025419306.67
180010110128.33
2000000220
2200000000
2400000000
Odds of Runners
Draw Year<44-1010-2020+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
196913512181610871112105373153
Draw Statistic
Draw Year1-56-1011-14
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
191320121607191517186570
Trainer Partnerships
Trainer1st2nd3rdLostTotal
C. Y. Ho19201498151
A. Domeyer20024
M. F. Poon243918
H. N. Wong1223338
J. Moreira11035
K. Teetan132410
S. De Sousa141814
Z. Purton1101113
A. Sanna00033
C. Keane00011
C. Murray00055
C. Schofield00033
C. Wong00055
D. Whyte0221418
G. van Niekerk0001010
H. T. Mo0101011
K. C. Leung0321318
M. Chadwick0221418
M. Harley00011
M. L. Yeung0133135
N. Callan00033
R. Bayliss00167
R. Moore01001
T. H. So00011
U. Rispoli00077
W. L. Ho00011