Michael Hills (jockey)

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Michael Hills (born 22 January 1963) was a British flat racing jockey. He is twin brother to Richard Hills and their father is racehorse trainer Barry Hills. Michael has a series of hobbies, such as darts and snooker, he also breeds Canaries and Finches Michael is sponsored by Carraig Insurance.

Personal life[edit]

Michael is happily married to Chris Hills and has a daughter- Samantha Hills who works for RacingBreaks.com - Racing Days and Hotel Stays. Chris is Australian and the Racing secretary at Rebel Racing.[citation needed]

British career wins[edit]

  • 1979 - 5
  • 1980 - 13
  • 1981 - 10
  • 1982 - 15
  • 1983 - 39
  • 1984 - 41
  • 1985 - 39
  • 1986 - 40
  • 1987 - 75
  • 1988 - 76
  • 1989 - 77
  • 1990 - 61
  • 1991 - 65
  • 1992 - 91
  • 1993 - 86
  • 1994 - 89
  • 1995 - 74
  • 1996 - 80
  • 1997 - 84
  • 1998 - 61
  • 1999 - 92
  • 2000 - 73
  • 2001 - 58
  • 2002 - 65
  • 2003 - 57
  • 2004 - 66
  • 2005 - 56
  • 2006 - 69
  • 2007 - 50
  • 2008 - 47
  • 2009 - 57

Major wins[edit]

United Kingdom Great Britain


France France


 Hong Kong


Republic of Ireland Ireland


Italy Italy


United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates

India India

- Bonjour Tristesse (2000)

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