Permission has been granted for the following overseas jockeys to ride at the FWD Champions Day race meeting to be conducted at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday, 28 April 2019:-
|Race||Jockey||Horse||Stated Minimum Riding Weight (lbs)|
|FWD QEII Cup||Hugh Bowman||FURORE||124|
|Tim Clark||DARK DREAM||120|
|Masami Matsuoka||WIN BRIGHT||110|
|Oisin Murphy||LYS GRACIEUX||119|
|Chairman’s Sprint Prize||Joe Bowditch||VIDDORA||119|
|Hugh Bowman||SANTA ANA LANE||124|
|James McDonald||ENZO’S LAD||121|
|Yutaka Take||NAC VENUS||112|
These jockeys are permitted to ride in the aforementioned races in accordance with the criteria previously approved by the Racing Committee in respect of the approval for overseas jockeys to ride in principal races in Hong Kong.
As Visiting Jockeys, the aforementioned riders will be eligible to ride in all races conducted at the Sha Tin race meeting on that day.
Hugh Bowman winning the BMW Hong Kong Derby on Furore, picture Hong Kong Jockey Club