Race 9 (521)

TIN LOK HANDICAP   Rating:80-60   1200m   Happy Valley   Good

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 5 COLOURFUL EMPEROR (H167) Y L Chung TT Fast into stride, took the early lead, headed approaching 900M, 2nd in the middle stages, easy run to turn, hit the front 200M, kept on very well to the line and scored.
2 11 WINGS OF WAR (H162) H Bentley B Bumped shortly after start, raced 2 wide in midfield, 3 lengths or so back, there to turn, angled out 350M, finished off strongly to take 2nd.
3 7 HEALTHY HEALTHY (H203) B Avdulla PC1/TT Bumped shortly after start, raced in midfield on the inside, 4 lengths back, saved ground on turn, made good progress in straight, took 3rd on line.
4 3 SUGAR SUGAR (G016) K H Chan TT Began well from gate 1, raced better than midfield on the inside, saved ground throughout, kept on well in straight to make frame, always held.
5 4 A AMERIC TE SPECSO (H037) A Hamelin B Away with them, raced behind midfield on the inside, saved ground on turn, angled out 350M, made good progress in straight to be nearest on line.
6 10 SOLAR PARTNER (E364) Z Purton TT Moderately away, raced 2 wide behind midfield, 5 lengths or so back, very wide turning in, made some progress in straight.
7 6 GOLDEN EMPIRE (E490) L Hewitson B Commenced well, positioned 2 wide, 2 lengths or so back, similar position on turn, kept on evenly in straight.
8 8 LESLIE (E471) K C Leung PC-/B2 Made contact shortly after start, raced at rear on the inside, saved ground throughout, made some headway in straight.
9 12 CHAIN OF GOLD (J138) K Teetan CP/H/TT Bumped on the hindquarters shortly after the start and became unbalanced, raced 2 wide at rear, 3 wide from 500M, very wide into straight, made some progress in the run home.
10 1 HARMONY N BLESSED (E061) E C W Wong CP/TT Out with rest, sent forward to race prominently, took the lead approaching 900M, led by 1-3/4L turning in, peaked early in straight, headed near 200M, weakened final 100M.
11 9 LIGHTNING BOLT (G130) C L Chau TT Taken back from gate 9, raced 2 wide towards rear, there to turn, failed to close off in straight. (See Racing Incidents.)
12 2 EASON (G061) A Badel V/TT Taken back from the widest draw, raced towards rear on the outside, no cover throughout, very wide turning in, failed to make any progress in straight.
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