Connor King

Date of Birth:

 19/08/1996

County of origin: 

 Cork

First winner:

 Precious Stone (David Wachman) Leopardstown, 27th October, 2012

Assoc. Trainers:

 David Wachman, David Marnane, John Murphy

Follow Connor on Twitter: 

  @crking96

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Connor King signed up as an apprentice with David Wachman while still in school and got his racecourse career off to the perfect start when riding Precious Stone to success at Leopardstown on his first ride on October 27th, 2012. He dominated the apprentice ranks the following year and was crowned champion with 37 winners. He completed the first double of his career at Bellewstown on July 5th, 2013 and but bettered that in no uncertain terms when riding four winners at Cork on August 6th. Those wins included his first stakes success on the Jessica Harrington-trained Royal Blue Star in the Listed Platinum Stakes. King lost his claim when riding his 95th winner on the Rodger Sweeney-trained Daliyan at Gowran Park on September 2nd, 2015.

SeasonRuns1st2nd3rd4thWin MoneyPlace MoneyTotal *
Winter All Weather 2015/20166861065€41,300€34,745€76,045
Winter All Weather 2014/2015991091015€74,900€30,040€104,940
Winter All Weather 2013/2014632716€11,900€14,185€26,085
Winter All Weather 2012/2013250101€0€1,540€1,540
Flat 201618711171818€88,788€107,790€196,578
Flat 201534829263331€262,290€148,225€410,515
Flat 201434422144329€173,935€107,678€281,613
Flat 201335338394235€334,270€189,182€523,452
Flat 201211000€13,200€0€13,200

Venue
Date From
Date To
Horse
Race Type
Distance
Place
Weight
Rating
Venue Date Horse Race Type Distance Place Weight Rating Race Prize Money
Gowran-Park 23/07/16 Sonic Wind Mdn 1m 10 9-0 Irish Stallion Farms EBF Fillies M'dn
Gowran-Park 23/07/16 Gossip Central Hcp 1m 4f 10 9-6 61 Thomastown H'cap
Down-Royal 22/07/16 Art World Hcp 5f 12 9-6 53 Apple Orchard H'cap
Down-Royal 22/07/16 Sapphirine Hcp 7f 6 9-13 68 Magners Light H'cap
Leopardstown 21/07/16 Ready To Roc F 7f 5 9-3 94 Japan Racing Association Tyros Stakes €1,800
Naas 20/07/16 Peacehaven Mdn 6f 1 9-5 76 Grace's Pub Supp Naas Community M'dn €6,875
Naas 20/07/16 Anna May Wong (GB) Mdn 5f 5 9-0 Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn €388
Ballinrobe 18/07/16 Fire Tree Hcp 1m 1f 165yds 3 10-0 75 Tote Super Pick 6 Guarantee Sunday H'cap €1,050
Ballinrobe 18/07/16 Daredevil Day Hcp 1m 1f 165yds 2 9-0 76 www.thetote.com H'cap €4,000
Ballinrobe 18/07/16 Inis Art Mdn 1m 1f 165yds 11 9-9 Bet Online At thetote.com M'dn
Ballinrobe 18/07/16 Master Vega F 1m 1f 165yds 10 9-4 Tote Smart Quick Picks Now Claiming Race
Curragh 17/07/16 Joyce Compton Hcp 6f 3 8-12 73 Gabriel Curran Memorial Nursery H'cap €1,650
Curragh 17/07/16 Canberra Cliffs Mdn 6f 13 9-0 QIPCO EBF (Fillies) M'dn
Curragh 16/07/16 The Eyes Have It Hcp 7f 5 8-13 79 Killashee H'cap €625
Leopardstown 14/07/16 Settle For Red Hcp 1m 2f 5 9-6 67 Racecourse Of The Year H'cap €250
Dundalk 12/07/16 Hasselnott (GB) Hcp 7f 3 9-11 72 Coral.ie Money Back Beaten A Length Hcap €1,050
Dundalk 12/07/16 Toborthomas Mdn 1m 11 9-5 Coral.ie Bet 5 Get 20 In Free Bets M'dn
Dundalk 12/07/16 Tou (GB) F 1m 9 9-7 40 Coral BestPrice Guaranteed Claiming Race
Dundalk 12/07/16 Free State (GB) Hcp 1m 2f 150yds 4 9-3 64 Coral.ie Bet & Watch Racing Live H'cap €525
Dundalk 12/07/16 Easy In Love (USA) Mdn 1m 2f 150yds 5 9-0 Coral.ie Paying 7 Places In The Open Mdn €288
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*Statistics are up to close of business the previous day. Prize-money is allocated within 1 week of the race date (allow 1 week for Prize-money).