Race 1 (510)

PING HAI STAR HANDICAP   Rating:60-40   1200m   Sha Tin   Good

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 5 ETERNAL BLOOM (G185) C Y Ho -- Moderately away from gate 1, sat right behind the leader on rail, same position on turn, no daylight early in straight, cleared 250M, finished off strongly to score.
2 4 ERIMO (E193) J Moreira H1 Average to begin, raced in midfield on the inside, 2 wide on turn, angled out 500M, finished off strongly to take 2nd, just narrowly beaten.
3 7 STARRY NIGHT (G253) Z Purton -- Began smartly, sent forward to take the lead, travelled well to turn, kept on well in straight but unable to hold off the first two late.
4 1 PROSECCO (E457) A Badel -- Slightly slow out, raced behind midfield on the inside, saved ground on turn, closed off well to make frame, not quite able to challenge.
5 14 ISLAND SURPRISE (E429) M Chadwick TT1 Began well, positioned 1 out 1 back, 3 wide from 600M, kept on evenly in straight.
6 9 FORTUNE CARRIER (E187) D Moor -- Jumped with them, raced slightly behind midfield on the outside, 3 to 4 lengths back on turn, finished off well without threatening. (Blood in trachea.)
7 11 IRON KING (C133) L Hewitson TT Away with them, raced 2 wide slightly better than midfield, 2 to 3 lengths back, similar position on turn, no clear run early in straight, cleared approaching 100M, finished off evenly.
8 6 RATTAN KINGDOM (G035) R Maia H1/TT Bumped start, taken back to race at rear, 4 to 5 lengths back turning in, made some headway early in straight, no extra final 100M.
9 3 AURORA HERO (G024) B Shinn -- Bumped start, raced towards rear on the inside, saved ground on turn, kept on evenly in straight.
10 2 ELIGERE (C473) K Teetan B Began well from a wide draw, raced towards rear on the outside, very wide turning in, finished off evenly.
11 13 THE GOOD DEAL (G025) A Hamelin B-/XB1/TT- Quickly into stride, raced in 2nd, 2 wide, there to turn, peaked early in straight, weakened final 150M.
12 10 SUPER HIGHWAY (G050) H Bentley CP1/TT1 Average to begin, raced 2 wide behind midfield, wider turning in, made no impression in straight.
13 12 SUPER HORNET (G043) M F Poon SR/B1/TT Taken back from the widest draw, raced at rear on the outside, very wide into straight, one-paced in the run home.
14 8 CIRCUIT SPLENDOR (E482) H T Mo H/P1/XB1 Jumped with them, raced better than midfield on the outside, no cover on turn, peaked early in straight, weakened final furlong.
B : Blinkers BO : Blinker with one cowl only CC : Cornell Collar CP : Sheepskin Cheek Pieces
CO : Sheepskin Cheek Piece One Side E : Ear Plugs H : Hood P : Pacifier
PC : Pacifier with cowls PS : Pacifier with one cowl SB : Sheepskin Browband SR : Shadow Roll
TT : Tongue Tie V : Visor VO : Visor with one cowl XB : Crossed Nose Band
"1" : First time "2" : Replaced "-" : Removed