Race 9 (425)

TSUEN WAN HANDICAP   Rating:80-60   1650m   Happy Valley   Good To Firm

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 4 NIMBLE NIMBUS (E249) H Bowman V/TT Jumped well from gate 10, raced in 5th, 2 wide, easy run to turn, not enough room early in straight, angled out and made contact 250M, cleared 200M, hit the front 150M, kept on very well to the line, easily scored.
2 1 GALLANT WAKING (G165) Z Purton XB Began awkwardly, raced 2 wide towards rear, 7 lengths back on turn, no clear run early in straight, cleared 150M, finished off well to take 2nd without threatening the winner.
3 12 STAR CONTACT (E472) K Teetan CP/TT Shifted in at start and made contact, raced 2 wide behind midfield, a bit closer on turn, made good progress in straight to be nearest on line.
4 8 JUMBO LEGEND (G266) C Y Ho H/TT Jumped with them, raced better than midfield on the inside, saved ground on turn, hit the front 200M, peaked and headed 150M, ran on evenly to the line.
5 6 HAPPY DAILY (E294) K C Leung TT Taken back from a wide draw, raced at tail, 8 lengths or so back turning in, finished off very strongly to be nearest on line.
6 2 ZONE D (D415) L Currie H/P/TT Jumped awkwardly, raced towards rear on the inside, 7 lengths back turning in, made good progress early in straight, no extra final 75M.
7 3 COMET SPLENDIDO (G071) H N Wong CP/TT Moderately away, raced 2 wide towards rear, very wide into straight, made some progress in the run home.
8 10 MASTER TORNADO (G410) M Chadwick XB/TT Made contact shortly after start, raced 2 wide better than midfield, wider turning in, made contact near 250M, ran on evenly to the line.
9 11 BEAUTY TURN (H074) H Bentley -- Began smartly from gate 1, sent forward to take the early lead, headed 1150M, raced in 2nd in the middle stages, 1-1/2L back on turn, peaked on run 200M, weakened final 100M. (See Racing Incidents.)
10 9 GIFT OF LIFELINE (C172) C L Chau B Jumped with them, raced behind midfield on the inside, saved ground on turn, showed limited response early in straight, no clear run final 150M.
11 7 LOYAL BABY (E130) M F Poon TT Away well, sent forward to race prominently, took the lead 1150M, led by 1-1/2L turning in, peaked and headed 200M,
12 5 ATOMIC BEAUTY (H066) Y L Chung CP1/TT Began well from the widest draw, trapped wide behind midfield, 5 lengths back turning in, peaked and inconvenienced early in straight, weakened gradually inside 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