Race 4 (686)

JASMINE HANDICAP   Rating:60-40   1200m   Happy Valley   Good

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 10 FLAMING PASSION (E084) M Chadwick H/TT Enjoyed a soft run on leaders back throughout. Dashed up the rail to share the lead near the 150m before narrowly fending off the challenge from second. First two well clear of third.
2 8 DENFIELD (G471) M F Poon TT Was caught racing three wide without cover in midfield throughout. Improved closer to lead near 700m. Dashed strongly when laying inwards to take narrow lead near 150m, difficult to ride out & just fell short, clear of 3rd.
3 3 STORMTROUPER (E100) Z Purton E/TT Raced in midfield along the rail. Had clear running on straightening before mostly holding deficit in final furlong to finish third but 2.5L behind on line.
4 11 MULTIMORE (D443) L Hewitson TT Pushed forward to lead. Joined & headed near 150m, gave a few lengths in final stages.
5 1 AWESOME TREASURE (E435) L Ferraris H/TT Had a nice run 1,1 for the majority. Hung outwards after straightening before finishing off ok in final stages without threatening.
6 9 ISLAND SURPRISE (E429) K C Leung B-/TT Pushed forward to race outside the leader. Was still close behind on straightening but couldn't go with rivals in the last 250m & weakened to be beaten 4L in midfield.
7 12 MODEST GENTLEMAN (G352) K Teetan P/TT Raced third last away from the rail after start. Raced a touch keenly when close to heals near the 950m. Continued to race between rivals on straightening before passing one or two tiring rivals when finishing off one paced.
8 2 RED DESERT (C287) B Avdulla B/E1 Steadied from second widest gate & taken back towards the rear. Raced in the three wide line with cover down the back straight & around final bend. Continued near the back on straightening & couldn't get involved.
9 5 LITTLE FAIRY (H206) A Badel -- Raced in midfield between runners throughout. Came under ridding passing the 500m mark before weakening out in the straight to be beaten 6.5L.
10 4 LUCKY QUALITY (D050) K H Chan B2 Got head down & consequently missed the start by about 3L & raced at the tail. Was a clear last approaching the corner, stayed nearer the rail in the straight but could not get involved after the start.
11 7 UNITED WARRIORS (H183) A Hamelin TT1 Bumped shortly after the start & lost a length before racing keenly around first bend. Shifted down to the rail when racing worse than midfield near the 900m. Was third last on straightening & weakened to be well beaten.
12 6 RED LEADER (H098) M L Yeung B1 Raced three wide with cover when just worse than midfield throughout. Lost ground just prior to straightening when hanging outwards before weakening badly in the straight to be long last.
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