Race 5 (411)

LYTTELTON HANDICAP   Rating:60-35   1200m   Sha Tin   Good

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 6 ADEFILL (G317) K Teetan CP Jumped well from a wide draw, unable to slot in, raced prominently on the outside, no cover throughout, hit the front 250M, kept on very strongly to the line, won by 6-1/4L.
2 12 HAPPY TANGO (D075) M L Yeung B Began well, sent forward to take the lead, shared the lead with rivals turning in, peaked and headed near 250M, ran on evenly to the line.
3 1 CALIFORNIA CONCORD (D067) Y L Chung B/TT Away well, raced 3 wide slightly better than midfield, similar position on turn, kept on well in straight to take a place without threatening.
4 4 NOBLE ONE (G278) H Bowman H/TT Away with them, raced 2 wide behind midfield, wider turning in, made some headway in straight.
5 11 M M NEBULA (G279) M F Poon B2/TT Average to begin, positioned 3-1/2L behind the leader on rail, saved ground on turn, finished off evenly.
6 8 CHARMING STEED (E494) C Y Ho TT Began awkwardly and shifted out, raced in midfield on the outside, 2 wide from 500M, 5 lengths back turning in, finished off evenly.
7 7 BRILLIANT PIONEER (G255) R Maia H Jumped out awkwardly and shifted out, raced 2 wide towards rear, found rail 700M, 7 lengths back turning in, made no impression in straight.
8 3 STAND UP (G318) Z Purton -- Moderately away, positioned 2 wide, 1 to 2 lengths back, wider turning in, showed limited response early in straight, weakened inside final furlong. (See Racing Incidents.) (Blood in trachea.)
9 2 SUMMIT CHEERS (E221) L Ferraris TT Jumped well, raced prominently on the outside, took the lead 400M, peaked and headed 250M, weakened inside final furlong.
10 5 COMMANDING MISSILE (G210) C L Chau B-/H/PC1/TT Jumped awkwardly and crowded, raced at tail, 8 lengths or so back on turn, showed some response early in straight, weakened final furlong.
11 9 HOODABUTTA (G366) L Currie -- Taken back from the widest draw, raced at rear throughout, never a factor. (See Racing Incidents.) (Bled.)
12 10 COLOURFUL PRINCE (E418) A Hamelin SR/TT Slowly away, raced better than midfield on the inside, 2 lengths back turning in, peaked early in straight, weakened final 250M. (See Racing Incidents.)
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