Race 7 (823)

OI KWAN HANDICAP   Rating:80-60   1800m   Happy Valley   Good To Firm

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 6 SUPER OASIS (D085) M Chadwick B/H/TT Gradually settled one-out-one-back, became 2L back in 4th coming onto back straight, commenced move 3-wide around the bend, gained upper hand over 50 metres out.
2 8 COMET SPLENDIDO (G071) C Y Ho TT Closer up early before shifting back to midfield in 4L 6th, slightly closer in 5th in back straight, saved ground when coming under pressure around final turn, held every chance only to be outlasted close to home.
3 2 ESCAPE ROUTE (E273) K Teetan H Settled well behind and waited with, commenced move inside final 400 metres saving ground on the turn, ran on under pressure to be nearest at finish.
4 11 E LEGEND (G028) J Moreira -- Amongst the leaders early before shifting back for cover passing winning post the first time, stalked the leader in 3rd on the rail from over 800 metres out, came to challenge entering straight but soon found nothing.
5 5 WORLD FAMOUS (C288) L Hewitson B With leaders before hitting the front passing winning post the first time, obtained rails run shortly after and led the field to the 250 metres when found no extra.
6 1 LOOKING GREAT (E053) Z Purton CP1/TT Gradually settled in midfield after beginning from the widest gate, commenced move 450 metres out and produced good late impression inside final 100 metres.
7 3 PEGASUS GENERAL (G189) K C Leung V Settled in last few, went very wide and the widest into straight, kept on steadily under pressure without threatening.
8 7 NEARLY FINE (E430) L Currie TT Settled well behind, slightly closer rounding home bend, came under pressure inside the 400 metres going wide into straight, ran home one-paced in a tight run to the line.
9 10 SURREALISM (C285) A Badel B Never better than midfield, very wide rounding home bend and into straight, ran home one-paced.
10 9 WIN WIN FIGHTER (E347) M F Poon -- Never better than midfield on the rail, saved ground turning for home, one-paced. (Questioned for disappointing performance)
11 12 SUPER BUDDY (E205) V Borges B Wide in last few early, made headway to midfield without cover coming onto back straight, made short-lived rapid progress rounding home bend, soon weakened in straight.
12 4 NORDIC SKY (E412) A Hamelin SR/XB Amongst the leaders after beginning from the one gate, gained cover in 2nd passing the 1200 metres, shifted one off the rail passing the 800 metres, unable to sustain effort over 400 metres out.
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