Keyword: Joao Moreira

  • Jockey Joao Moreira celebrates eight wins at Sha Tin Racecourse

    Moreira Wins Eight in Hong Kong

    Jockey João Moreira, known as "Magic Man" to Hong Kong bettors, scored eight wins on the March 5 card at Sha Tin Racecourse, bettering the local record by two.

  • Helene Paragon wins the Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup at Sha Tin

    John Moore Sweeps Hong Kong G1s

    Trainer John Moore saddled the winners in both group 1 events Feb. 26 at Sha Tin and, rubbing salt into his opponents' wounds, took the top three placings in one of them.

  • Jockey Douglas Whyte.

    Hong Kong Team of Riders Announced

    Zac Purton, Douglas Whyte, and Derek Leung will join Joao Moreira as Hong Kong's representatives in the 2016 Longines International Jockeys' Championship Dec. 12, when 12 top jockeys representing nine countries.

  • Brazen Beau upsets the Newmarket Handicap at Flemington.

    A 'Brazen' Upset in Lexus Newmarket

    Three-year-old Brazen Beau pulled a huge upset March 14 in winning the Lexus Newmarket Handicap (Aus-I) at Flemington, while Australian Horse of the Year Lankan Rupee not only was beaten but failed to place.

  • Dubai World Cup: Dubai Golden Shaheen

    Coverage of Sterling City's win in the Dubai Golden Shaheen from the parade ring to the race to interviews with jockey Joao Moreira and trainer John Moore.

  • Dubai World Cup: Al Quoz Sprint

    Coverage of Amber Sky's win in the Al Quoz Sprint, from the walking ring to post-race interviews with jockey Joao Moreira and trainer Ricky Yiu.

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    Sterling City Charges Home in Golden Shaheen

    Sterling City (AUS) won the $2 million Dubai Golden Shaheen (UAE-I) in just his third start of 2014 on March 29 at Meydan, powering home in late stretch to claim the 1,200 meter (about six-furlong) event for Hong Kong.

  • European Jockeys Capture Ascot's Shergar Cup

    Gerald Mosse led Europe to a decisive victory in the Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup jockey competition Aug. 10 at Ascot. Teams that included elite American riders Gary Stevens and Rosie Napravnik finished third and fourth.