Race 9 (463)

NAM SHAN HANDICAP   Rating:80-60   1200m   Happy Valley   Good

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 9 HOWDEEPISYOURLOVE (H093) K Teetan -- Average to begin, raced better than midfield on the inside, easy run on turn, showed very good response in straight, hit the front approaching 100M, kept on strongly to the line, easily scored.
2 3 MAJESTIC KNIGHT (G258) S De Sousa B Moderately away from gate 9, sent forward to take the lead, travelled comfortably to turn, kept on well early in straight, peaked and headed approaching 100M, weakened gradually thereafter, finished 2nd.
3 1 CALIFORNIA CIBLE (E431) Y L Chung TT Away well, raced 2 wide slightly better than midfield, wider turning in, bumped near 250M, finished off well to take a place.
4 7 SETANTA (G095) L Hewitson B/TT Taken back to race behind midfield on the inside, 5 lengths or so back, saved ground on turn, angled out 350M, no clear run early in straight, cleared 150M, closed off well to make frame without threatening.
5 5 CZARSON (D394) K C Leung CP Shifted in at start and bumped, raced in midfield on the outside, very wide into straight, made some progress in the run home.
6 4 SEIZING THE MOMENT (E444) L Currie B Moderately away from gate 1, positioned on rail in midfield, moved a bit closer along the rail on turn, angled out 300M, showed limited response early in straight, weakened gradually final 100M.
7 6 HERE COMES TED (C457) L Ferraris B/TT Taken back from a wide draw, raced at rear on the inside, saved ground on turn, kept to inside after straightening and made some progress.
8 12 DINKUM (G409) C Y Ho CP Began well from a wide draw, positioned 2 wide, a length or so back, peaked on turn, crowded near 250M, weakened gradually thereafter. (Blood in trachea.) (See Racing Incidents.)
9 2 ARMOUR EAGLE (G093) Z Purton B/XB/TT Jumped well from the widest draw, raced prominently on the outside, a length back on turn, peaked early in straight, weakened thereafter. (See Racing Incidents.)
10 10 EVERYONE'S VICTORY (E177) M Chadwick H/TT Bumped start, raced 2 wide behind midfield, 7 lengths back on turn, failed to make any progress in straight.
11 8 EXCELLENT DADDY (E321) C L Chau TT Bumped shortly after start, raced behind midfield on the outside, no cover for the majority of the race, very wide into straight, made no progress in the run home.
12 11 LUCKY ARCHANGEL (E385) A Hamelin CP/XB Slowly away, raced 2 wide at rear, peaked on turn, eased early in straight. (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