Angus Chung Yik-lai
Age: 27
Background:
Having joined The Hong Kong Jockey Club’s Apprentice Jockeys’ School in 2017, Angus Chung then commenced his overseas training in South Australia at the end of 2019. Attached to the stable of trainer Jon O’Connor and beginning race-riding in early 2021, Chung has endured a swift rise with 76 wins from 689 rides at a winning strike rate of 11.1%. Returning to Hong Kong for the 2022/23 season, Chung is indentured to legendary Hong Kong horseman Tony Cruz. He soon opened his Hong Kong account with a first win aboard Quadruple Double and had his apprentice claim reduced to 7lb following his 20th Hong Kong win atop Top Top Tea in 2023. He closed out his debut Hong Kong campaign with 31 wins.
Hong Kong career wins (at start of 2023/24 season):
31 (win strike rate 7.1%).

23/24 Season         Up to Race Meeting of 20/04/2024
Nationality : CHN No. of Wins : 38 Total Rides : 423
Stakes won : $57,422,450 No. of 2nds : 41 Win % : 8.98%
No. of Wins in past 10 race days : 6 No. of 3rds : 41
No. of 4ths : 26

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