Race 7 (490)

THE QUEEN'S SILVER JUBILEE CUP   Rating:-   1400m   Sha Tin   Good

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 2 CALIFORNIA SPANGLE (E314) B Avdulla CP-/TT Ridden to soon take up running before setting a moderate tempo, quickened up under pressure upon straightening and hung on well to the line.
2 10 GALAXY PATCH (H399) K Teetan B- Jumped awkwardly, refused to settle and pulled forward to reach 7th 1000 metres out, continued to travel keenly in the moderate tempo rounding home bend, came to challenge strongly inside final 150 metres to snatch 2nd late.
3 9 RED LION (H115) A Hamelin -- Settled one back in 3rd on rail within 1.5L of the moderate pace, made modest progress under pressure without threatening.
4 3 BEAUTY ETERNAL (H008) Z Purton -- In last few early, travelled keenly in slackened pace late in back straight, shifted wide for a run entering home straight, hung in under pressure and a difficult ride but kept gaining to the line.
5 1 LUCKY SWEYNESSE (G180) J McDonald -- Travelled wide without cover towards the rear, inconvenienced before dropping to last about 1050 metres out, commenced move out wide around home bend, ran on in straight without threatening.
6 6 HEALTHY HAPPY (D435) A Badel V/TT Ridden forward from a wide draw settling in 2nd, came to challenge inside the 600 metres holding some chance in straight until finding no extra inside final 150 metres.
7 4 BEAUTY JOY (E058) K C Leung H-/TT Taken back to last from the widest draw, travelled keenly gaining to second last briefly approaching home bend, dropped back to last about 600 metres out, only produced moderate late headway under pressure.
8 7 TAJ DRAGON (H164) H Bowman -- Jumped fairly settling mainly in 5th about 3L off the steady pace, baulked behind runners in critical stages in home straight.
9 5 LUCKY WITH YOU (E356) A Atzeni -- Settled in midfield, made modest headway early in straight, found no extra inside final 100 metres.
10 8 SON PAK FU (G265) C L Chau BO Broke well settling some 3L back in 4th, kept on early in straight before faded shortly afterwards.
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