Race 9 (137)

HING YIP HANDICAP   Rating:80-60   1200m   Happy Valley   Good

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 6 LUCKY ARCHANGEL (E385) M F Poon B/XB Jumped well, raced 2 wide slightly better than midfield, similar position on turn, hard ridden 250M, showed very good response, hit the front 125M, kept on well to the line and scored. (Sustained a laceration to its right hind leg.)
2 8 COLOURFUL EMPEROR (H167) Y L Chung TT Moderately away from gate 11, sent forward to race in 2nd, 2 wide, same position on turn, finished off well to take 2nd, just beaten by a neck.
3 9 TORONADO PHANTOM (E300) A Badel TT Fast into stride, sat right behind the leader on rail, saved ground on turn, kept on well in straight to take a place without threatening.
4 12 RED ELEGANCE (H241) L Hewitson XB/TT Jumped well from a wide draw, sent forward to take the lead, led by 1/4 length on turn, kept on well early in straight, peaked and headed 125M, weakened gradually final 50M.
5 3 SUGAR SUGAR (G016) K H Chan B/TT Bumped shortly after start, raced 2 wide behind midfield, 3 wide turning in, unable to obtain clear run until final 50M, made some progress thereafter.
6 5 GAMEPLAYER ELITE (H356) K De Melo SR1 Jumped with them, raced 3 wide with cover slightly behind midfield, carried wider 500M, no clear run early in straight, made some progress final 100M. (See Racing Incidents.)
7 1 GALLANT WAKING (G165) Z Purton XB- Average to begin, raced 2 wide behind midfield, angled out 500M, very wide into straight, kept on same pace to the line.
8 10 DENFIELD (G471) K Teetan TT Jumped awkwardly, trapped wide in midfield early, moved a bit closer after passing 800M, no cover throughout, a length back turning in, peaked early in straight, ran on evenly to the line.
9 4 HAPPY DAILY (E294) A Hamelin TT- Bumped shortly after start, raced towards rear on the inside, 2 wide turning in, no clear run early in straight, ran on evenly to the line.
10 11 FUN N GLORY (G003) M Chadwick E/TT Taken back from gate 9, raced at rear, 6 lengths back turning in, failed to make any progress in straight.
11 2 AMAZING RUN (H401) L Currie B/TT1 Began fairly from gate 1, raced slightly behind midfield on the inside, saved ground on turn, peaked early in straight, weakened thereafter. (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