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  • Joao Moreira
    Age: 34
    Background:
    Brazilian sensation Joao Moreira, known as ''Magic Man'', notched more than 1000 wins in South America. He relocated to Singapore in 2009 and after finishing third in the premiership in that first season he proceeded to dominate the Singapore circuit for four years. He moved to Hong Kong in October 2013 and finished runner-up in the title race that term with 97 wins before clinching a first championship in a record smashing 2014/15 campaign that yielded an all-time high 145 wins - he demolished that record in 2015/16 with 168 wins, and improved again in 2016/17 with 170 wins, 63 more than Zac Purton in second. He has also ridden in Australia, Britain, France, USA, Germany, Japan, Macau, Sweden and the UAE; he partnered Rapper Dragon in 2017 as the horse became the first to win all three legs of the Four-Year-Old Classic Series (Hong Kong Classic Mile, Hong Kong Classic Cup, BMW Hong Kong Derby).
    Achievements:
    Three-time Hong Kong Champion Jockey (2014/15, 2015/16, 2016/17); LONGINES IJC winner (2012); Japan's World All-Star Jockeys winner (2015), four-time Singapore Champion Jockey (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013); two-time Brazilian Eclipse Award winner (2006/07, 2007/08); fastest 100 in a Hong Kong season (22 February, 2017); Hong Kong record for most wins in a season (170 in 2016/17); most wins in a Hong Kong race day (eight: 5 March, 2017); Singapore record for most wins in a season (206 in 2012); eight wins from eight rides at Kranji (6 September, 2013); eight wins in a day at Cidade Jardim (March, 2006).
    Notable Race Wins Include:
    LONGINES Hong Kong Mile (2014 Able Friend), LONGINES Hong Kong Cup (2014 Designs On Rome), LONGINES Hong Kong Sprint (2015 Peniaphobia), LONGINES Hong Kong Vase (2016 Satono Crown), APQEII Cup (2017 Neorealism), Champions Mile (2015 Able Friend, 2016 Maurice), BMW Hong Kong Derby (2017 Rapper Dragon), Centenary Sprint Cup (2014 Amber Sky), Hong Kong Gold Cup (2014 Military Attack, 2015 Designs On Rome), Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup (2015 Able Friend), Stewards' Cup (2015 Able Friend), Hong Kong Classic Mile (2014 Able Friend, 2017 Rapper Dragon), Hong Kong Classic Cup (2017 Rapper Dragon), Newmarket Handicap (2015 Brazen Beau), Al Quoz Sprint (2014 Amber Sky), Coolmore Stud Stakes (2014 Brazen Beau), Dubai Golden Shaheen (2014 Sterling City), Dubai Turf (2017 Vivlos), Gran Premio Nacional (2006 Eu Tambem).
    Hong Kong Career Wins (at start of 2017/18 season):
    583 (strike rate: 23.57%)
    IJC record:
    2016 - 8th (DH); 2015 - 6th; 2014 - 2nd; 2012 - WON; 2010 - 9th (DH).


    16/17 Season
    Nationality : BRZ No. of Wins : 170 Total Rides : 711
    Stakes won : $ 207,249,728 No. of 2nds : 104 Win % : 23.91%
        No. of 3rds : 84    
    No. of 4ths : 78    
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    16/07/2017  Sha Tin
    Jockey Challenge Points : 36 ( Win 2 2nd 0 3rd 3 )
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    12/07/2017  Happy Valley
    Jockey Challenge Points : 12 ( Win 0 2nd 2 3rd 0 )
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    09/07/2017  Sha Tin
    Jockey Challenge Points : 38 ( Win 2 2nd 1 3rd 2 )
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    01/07/2017  Sha Tin
    Jockey Challenge Points : 12 ( Win 1 2nd 0 3rd 0 )
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    28/06/2017  Happy Valley
    Jockey Challenge Points : 12 ( Win 0 2nd 2 3rd 0 )
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    25/06/2017  Sha Tin
    Jockey Challenge Points : 54 ( Win 4 2nd 1 3rd 0 )
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    21/06/2017  Happy Valley
    Jockey Challenge Points : 36 ( Win 1 2nd 0 3rd 3 )
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    18/06/2017  Sha Tin
    Jockey Challenge Points : 34 ( Win 2 2nd 1 3rd 1 )
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    14/06/2017  Happy Valley
    Jockey Challenge Points : 26 ( Win 1 2nd 1 3rd 2 )
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    11/06/2017  Sha Tin
    Jockey Challenge Points : 34 ( Win 2 2nd 1 3rd 1 )
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