Internationally Acclaimed Champion Jockey Turned Trainer
1990, he started riding in Hong Kong.
1993, he took the award for Most Popular Jockey.
2002, he decided to hang up his riding boots, and turned to training.
In all, from 1990 to 2001, he rode 671 winners of his 3000 career wins.
These 5 Horses of the Years are ridden under his saddles:
1993-04-03 Sha Tin, he had 5 winners in a single race meeting:
TURF CHAMP (BK121)
THINK TANK (BJ092)
FORTUNE LEADER (BJ226)
OPTIC EMPIRE (BJ151)
RIGHT STUFF (BH016)
CLEAN THEM UP (BG228)
ACTIVE KING (BK139)
Basil’s strong hands, bright eyes, clean teeth, warm smile and gentle voices are the sweet memories to us.