Season’s final awards

After racing at Sha Tin on Sunday Derek Leung was presented with the Tony Cruz Award as the season’s most successful homegrown rider. The jockey rode 25 winners during the campaign, despite twice being sidelined due to injury.

And Champion Jockey Joao Moreira was recognised as the season’s Most Popular Jockey following a public vote.

Race fans also voted Australia’s super mare Winx the season’s Most Admired Overseas Horse, while the John Size-trained D B Pin was confirmed the Most Improved Horse after rising 55 points in the ratings.

DP Pin and Zac Purton, picture Hong Kong Jockey Club