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: 21
No of runs for season: 309
Win %: 6.8
No of wins for all weather: 0
No of 2nds for all weather: 0
No of 3rds for all weather: 0
All weather: 24
Total stakes: $29,182,675
Win stakes: $12,978,900
No of 2nds: 35
No of 3rds: 26
Percentage for season: 26.54
Profit/Loss: ($1,076)
Most Effective Distances
YearHappy ValleyShatin1000m-1200m1400m-1650m1800m-2000m2000m+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
1912151511192011198999145122214140043210003
Performance
DistanceWin2nd3rdLostTotal RideWin%
Happy Valley1000001560
1200515354610.87
16507107254914.29
1800042170
2200000330
ShatinAll weather120000012120
1650000990
1800000330
Turf1200000000
1800000000
2200000000
100012120244.17
120036246575.26
140039544614.92
160023214219.52
1800001890
2000000220
2200000000
2400000000
Odds of Runners
Draw Year<44-1010-2020+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
19380261016149067980243113
Draw Statistic
Draw Year1-56-1011-14
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
191115111246151213345352
Trainer Partnerships
Trainer1st2nd3rdLostTotal
C. Y. Ho16141068108
H. N. Wong1212428
J. Moreira10034
M. F. Poon123612
S. De Sousa141814
Z. Purton110810
A. Sanna00033
C. Keane00011
C. Murray00055
C. Schofield00022
C. Wong00033
D. Whyte0221418
G. van Niekerk00088
H. T. Mo01078
K. C. Leung022913
K. Teetan03249
M. Chadwick0221418
M. L. Yeung0132832
N. Callan00022
R. Bayliss00044
R. Moore01001
U. Rispoli00066