Race 7 (336)

THE POK OI CUP (HANDICAP)   Rating:80-60   1000m   Sha Tin   Good

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 7 WE ARE HERO (G207) H Bowman V/TT Began moderately settling just worse than midfield in 8th, gained close to within 2L of pace 600 metres out, quickened well passing 300 metres to take command 200 metres out, won readily.
2 10 LUCKY FUN (E013) M L Yeung TT- Crowded at start, well back early, weaved his way between runners inside 300 metres, ran on to be nearest at finish.
3 5 PLEASANT ENDEAVOR (E114) K C Leung B Shared pace, came under pressure inside 400 metres, kept on under pressure without threatening.
4 8 KA YING SPIRIT (E217) M F Poon B/TT Jumped awkwardly travelling keenly just over 2L off the pace, baulked for a run until the 150 metres, quickened well late.
5 9 VICTORY MOMENTS (H142) Z Purton SR1/TT1 Slowly away, soon picked up towards rear of field, reached within 2L of pace and on heels coming onto course proper, baulked for a run until 150 metres out, fought on well.
6 6 HAPPY MISSION (H050) V Borges H1/TT1 Badly crowded and stumbled shortly after start dropping to last, travelled keenly early stages, shifted onto centre of the track for a run 400 metres out, finished off race well.
7 2 METRO WARRIOR (D387) C Y Ho B Shared pace, kept on before finding no extra inside final 100 metres. (Lame)
8 4 QUADRUPLE DOUBLE (B250) K H Chan B/TT Shared pace near stands rails, unable to sustain effort inside final 250 metres.
9 3 MAN STAR (D429) L Currie V Settled one back on stands rails, dropped further back about 600 metres out, faded inside final 300 metres.
10 1 EQUALETTA BLITZ (D385) Y L Chung B/H Not far off near the centre of the track, weakened steadily onto course proper, hampered when beaten over 150 metres out.
11 12 TAJ DRAGON (H164) C L Chau -- Jostled at start, soon dropped to last few despite ridden along, gained closer to within 2L of pace inside the 600 metres, baulked for a run before checked 300 metres, produced good late recovery close to home.
12 11 SCOTCH TYCOON (G088) L Hewitson B Crowded shortly after start, settled towards rear before gaining closer to midfield onto course proper, found nothing under pressure.
13 13 EIGHT TRIGRAMS (C102) H N Wong B/TT Within leaders, folded up quickly despite coming under pressure onto course proper.
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