Race 3 (591)

MOUNT BUTLER HANDICAP   Rating:60-40   1200m   Happy Valley   Good

Section 2

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 4 EXUBERANT (E282) C L Chau B/TT Settled worse than midfield, traveled nicely, switched out and improved rounding the Turn, made good progress over the concluding stages.
2 1 PHOENIX LIGHT (G192) E C W Wong H Sat towards rear, raced wide throughout, showed some dash over the final 75M, stayed on well to grab 2nd.
3 6 GLORY CLOUD (H320) H Bowman TT Sat rear, traveled smoothly, responded well when asked, closed off nicely.
4 10 DAN ATTACK (H317) A Hamelin CP1/TT Settled in front of midfield on the rail, traveled okay, ran on evenly.
5 11 CHEONG FAT (H058) M L Yeung H/PC Sat towards rear, traveled okay, one pace to the line.
6 12 DIAMOND SOARS (G201) H T Mo TT Sat handy, traveled fairly, minor progress made in the Straight.
7 7 TEAM HAPPY (J218) B Avdulla B Settled midfield, could not be ridden out over the concluding stages when close to heels, ran on fairly.
8 2 SAKEWIN (G275) M F Poon -- Sat in front of midfield, slightly weakened passing 400M, further weakened in the Straight.
9 3 ROMANTIC NOVELIST (J167) M Chadwick XB/H1/TT Jumped only fairly, sat towards rear, no impression made.
10 9 PARENTS' LOVE (H405) Y L Chung H/TT Ridden hard to lead, raced keenly, weakened approaching the 200M, faded gradually (Disappointing Performance, Must BT, See Incident Report).
11 5 SUPERB WITNESS (H467) K Teetan CP1/TT Settled rear, raced keenly in the middle stages, weakened rounding the Turn, never a threat.
12 8 BRAVO WARRIOR (J088) B Thompson TT Jumped awkwardly, sat midfield, limited response when asked, never a danger.
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