Our weekly round-up of racing milestones, facts and figures.
Frankie Dettori hits 50 (years old) and Zac Purton hits 1,200 (winners) – a weekly roundup of racing milestones.
Zac Purton was fined for a Twitter post stewards asserted could have cast doubt on racing continuing in Hong Kong..
Singapore’s new sprinting star has been confirmed for the Longines Hong Kong Sprint, in which he will be ridden by Zac Purton.
Hollie Doyle and Tom Marquand are to end a stellar 2020 by competing in Hong Kong’s International Jockeys’ Championship.
David Hayes marked his return to Hong Kong with a winner from his first runner, just as he had on his debut 25 years earlier.
The historic German stud landed its 19th German Derby and Chad Brown, Zac Purton and PJ McDonald also achieved landmarks this week.
Flavien Prat, Abel Cedillo, Mickaelle Michel, Tom Marquand – a host of jockeys have made hay as horse racing went on behind closed doors. Nicholas Godfrey identifies the first XI.