M. Simon Jones

Trainer: M. Simon Jones

Simon Jones has had a very long career in horse racing, not only as a jockey, but for having also worked and collaborated with different trainers.

Originally from Australia, he started his career as an apprentice-jockey in 1977, for trainer Brian Mayfield in Sydney.

He then rode for the likes of G.E.Purcell, E.F.Cameron, Charles Leck, and in Malaysia and was also a Club Jockey in Macau.

In Mauritius, he has worked with Guy Fok, Patrick Merven, Alain Perdrau, Richard Duval, Serge Henry, Chitranjan Ramdin, Budheswar Gujadhur and Shailesh Ramdin, as jockey, stable-supervisor and assistant-trainer.

He became a fully-fledged trainer in 2016 and it was an honourable season, as he picked up 13 wins. He will be looking to build on from an impressive 2017.

Trainer since: 2016

Stable: S.Jones

Record (as at December 31st 2017) 34 wins and 100 places for 264 nominations and gains amounting to Rs 8,612,500

Best Season: 2017

Jockey: Marios Mina

Past performances
Year Eff Winners Rank Entries Wins 2nd 3rd 4th Unplaced Stakes Money (Rs) Cups %1sts Seq1 Seq2
2017 30 16 7 164 21 29 18 19 77 5697000 9 12.8 27 0
2016 21 7 10 100 13 7 14 13 53 2915500 10 13.0 18 6
List of horses
# Horse Pedigree Age Rating
1 Do Be Snappy MIESQUE'S APPROVAL (USA) - DO BE DANDY (ZIM) 6 60
2 The Tripster TRIPPI (USA) - LOWER HOUSE (USA) 6 59
3 Apple Pie MIESQUE'S APPROVAL (USA) - LITTLE GREEN APPLE 7 45
4 Greys Inn Control GREYS INN - TIME CONTROL 8 45
5 Silver Sails SILVANO (GER) - FELUCCA - 44
6 Bono PHILANTROPIST (USA) - DEMANDING DAMSEL (USA) - 42
7 Bono Vox MAMBO IN SEATTLE (USA) - TIMELESS MELODY 6 41
8 Burwaaz MULLINS BAY (GB) - ANOOF (GB) 7 39
9 Antwerp RIGHT APPROACH (GB) - LOUPE 6 39
10 Prince Lateral LATERAL (GB) - MISS DELISH) 5 38
11 Galtero GIMMETHEGREENLIGHT (AUS) - BOND STREET GIRL 4 36
12 Carson City JALLAD (USA) - BADGER EXPRESS 9 35
13 Imperial Dancer ELUSIVE FORT - DANCING EMPRESS 5 34
14 Flower Blue NATIONAL EMBLEM - ROSETTA STONE 4 34
15 Danger Rock SEVENTH ROCK (AUS) - SUPER MODEL 3 34
16 Lucky At Last STRATEGIC NEWS (AUS) - JULIET ROSE 4 34
17 Red China SILVANO (GER) - FAR OSS THUNDER (USA) 6 33
18 Together Forever ANTONIUS PIUS (USA) - ALONG THE NILE (USA) 5 33
19 Arctic Flyer NOORDHOEK FLYER (SNL) - ICE LILY 4 31
20 World Dreamer DREAM AHEAD (USA) - EDGE OF THE WORLD (AUS) 4 31
21 Wolf Of Wallstreet JAY PEG - BORNEO BELL - 31
22 Rumbullion MULLINS BAY (GB) - RING OF BELLS 6 30
23 Noordhoek Ice NOORDHOEK FLYER (SNL) - ICE HOUSE 5 27
24 Night Chapel KING'S CHAPEL (AUS) - PREMIERE NIGHT 4 27
25 Special Secret ARGONAUT - SPECIAL KEY 4 26
26 Patrol Mission GITANO HERNANDO (GB) - CUT NO ICE 4 25
27 Line Of Sight A P ARROW (USA) - LADY FAYE 4 25
28 Brachetto JUDPOT (USA) - FIZZY 6 24
29 Prince Of Arabia KAHAL (GB) - ARABIAN CHARM 6 24
30 Captain Rockhopper ROCK OF ROCHELLE (USA) - GORGEOUS AL 4 24
31 Vintage Angel MIESQUE'S APPROVAL (USA) - VOICE OF AN ANGEL 6 17