M. Henri Maingard

Trainer: M. Henri Maingard

Formerly an automobile engineer, it was in South Africa that Ricky Maingard made his name as a trainer. He has met with plenty of success, including in prestigious races such as the July Handicap. After 40 years, he decided to return to Mauritius to continue his career.

Since debuting in 2007, he has not been slow to show what he is capable of and has won all four classic races.

Horses such as Ice Axe – winner of the very first edition of the Group 1 MTC Bicentenary Trophy and 2012 Maiden Cup, Tales Of Bravery, Casey’s War, One Cool Dude, Alitalia and Parachute Man have all won very important races for Ricky Maingard.

Trainer since: 2007 (in Mauritius)

Stable : Maingard

Record (as at 31st December 2016): 280 wins and 717 places for 1901 nominations and gains amounting to Rs. 79,265,500

Best season : 2012 (35 wins and 78 placings for 207 runners and Stakesmoney amounting to Rs 14,057,500)

Jockey: -

Past performances
Year Eff Winners Rank Entries Wins 2nd 3rd 4th Unplaced Stakes Money (Rs) Cups %1sts Seq1 Seq2
2016 35 19 3 182 32 16 26 25 83 10026000 17 17.6 18 1
2015 36 19 4 205 35 29 26 21 94 8684000 25 17.1 23 0
2014 35 19 5 186 35 27 22 22 80 8620000 21 18.8 20 5
2013 39 16 5 219 24 35 39 23 98 8831000 16 11.0 45 1
2012 36 18 3 207 35 29 27 22 94 14057500 23 16.9 12 9
List of horses
# Horse Pedigree Age Rating
1 Parachute Man HIGH CHAPARRAL (IRE) - FIAMMAROSA 6 76
2 One Cool Dude STRIKE SMARTLY (CAN) - MISTY RIVER 8 75
3 Speed Limit HORSE CHESTNUT - STRIKE FIRST 5 71
4 Elite Class MOGOK (USA) - CLASS OF HER OWN 6 59
5 Psycho Syd REBEL KING - JENNE THE PINK 5 57
6 Door Of Deception COUNT DUBOIS (GB) - GIRL IN EVERY PORT 6 56
7 Chinese Gold STRIKE SMARTLY (USA) - WILD ALMOND 8 53
8 Memphis Mafia LECTURE (USA) - OLYMPIC SPECIAL 5 51
9 Dex Dexter DYNASTY - CONGESTION CGARGE (GB) 4 46
10 Jama BRAVE TIN SOLDIER (USA) - SCARLET RIBBON 5 43
11 Argo Solo ARGONAUT - PARK LANE 4 43
12 Skip The Red GIMMETHEGREENLIGHT (AUS) - PEONIE PARADISE 4 41
13 Nordic Storm SILVANO (GER) - NOR'WESTER 4 39
14 Rebel's Game REBEL KING - GAME VIEW 6 34
15 Purple Rock ROCK OF ROCHELLE (USA) - PURPLE ORCHID (GB) 5 33
16 Pop The Question WARM WHITE NIGHT - TICKLE MY FANCY 4 33
17 The Border War JUDPOT (USA) - COPPER JET 3 33
18 Redwood Valley ASHAAWES (USA) - PINE FOREST 4 31
19 Duke The Duke DUKE OF MARMALADE (BRZ) - SALILA 5 29
20 My Boy Willie MULLINS BAY (GB) - MAPHIKO 4 29
21 Indian Tractor WARM WHITE NIGHT - THE CAT RETURNS (AUS) 4 29
22 Why Wouldn't Yew DAN DE LAGO (AUS) - YEW WOOD - 29
23 Dark Force REBEL KING - FOLIES TREVIES 4 28
24 Raheeb BOLD SILVANO - YOU BELONG TO ME (USA) 4 28
25 Rebel Alliance SEVENTH ROCK (USA) - ALLIANCE ONE 4 28
26 Nadas DYNASTY - CHERRY WELLS 5 25
27 Captain's Cronicle CAPTAIN AL - NANIA 7 24
28 Storm Clipper SAIL FROM SEATTLE (CAN) - AL MARINA 4 24
29 Tigre Libre TIGER RIDGE (USA) - EXILE 6 23
30 Billy Bojangles SOLKSJAER (IRE) - FAIR 'N GOLD 7 21
31 St Arnault WINDRUSH (USA) - PLACE MORNY 4 20
32 Havana Breeze MAMBO IN SEATTLE (USA) - PULSATOR 4 17