Race 1 (092)

SUCCESS HANDICAP   Rating:40-0   1200m   Happy Valley   Good To Yielding

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 6 ALLOY KING (D287) H Bentley V Made contact at start, raced 2 wide in midfield, wider turning in, finished off very strongly to score.
2 9 HAPPILY FRIENDS (C533) M Chadwick V Jumped well from the inside draw, sent forward to take the lead, led by 1-1/2L turning in, kept on well in straight but unable to hold off the winner final 50M.
3 3 MODEST GENTLEMAN (G352) M L Yeung PC-/TT Average to begin, raced better than midfield on the inside, saved ground on turn, kept on well in straight to take a place without threatening.
4 10 VALHALLA (E495) K De Melo XB/TT Taken back from gate 12, raced towards rear on the outside, 6 lengths back turning in, made good progress in straight to make frame, nearest on line.
5 4 BRILLIANT PIONEER (G255) H Bowman H-/TT- Taken back from a wide draw, raced at rear on the inside, saved ground on turn, made some headway in straight.
6 1 STARRY NIGHT (G253) L Hewitson B/TT Began awkwardly and made contact, raced behind midfield on the inside, saved ground on turn, angled out early in straight and finished off evenly.
7 11 CIRCUIT SPLENDOR (E482) C L Chau -- Jumped with them, raced 2 wide better than midfield, there to turn, angled out 350M, peaked early in straight, one-paced to the line. (Blood and mucus in trachea.)
8 12 JUST GREAT TWO (G174) M F Poon -- Made contact at start, raced 2 wide behind midfield, dropped towards rear on turn, one-paced in the run home.
9 5 MIRACLES (G083) Z Purton B Commenced well, raced prominently on the outside, a length or so back on turn, peaked early in straight, weakened final furlong. (See Racing Incidents.)
10 2 FINGERS CROSSED (G403) L Currie B/TT Made contact shortly after start, raced in midfield on the outside, dropped towards rear on turn, failed to close off in straight.
11 7 DRAGON KINGDOM (E211) Y L Chung B2 Away with them, tracked leaders on the outside, no cover throughout, lost place after passing 600M, emptied early in straight when hard run took effect. (Mucus.)
PU 8 OUR CLASS ACT (E303) L Ferraris H/CP1/TT Moderately away from a wide draw, raced towards rear, broke down near 1000M, quickly pulled up.
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