Race 7 (623)

THE FWD CHAMPIONS MILE   Rating:-   1600m   Sha Tin   Yielding

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 3 BEAUTY ETERNAL (H008) Z Purton -- Pressed forward from the widest draw to soon lead, obtained rails run about 1100 metres under restraint, held 1L advantage into straight before forging clear under pressure.
2 10 RED LION (H115) H Bowman -- Pressed forward from a wide gate, amongst leaders early before shifting just over 1L back to 4th 3-wide, improved to 2nd outside race leader onto home bend, failed to quicken under pressure to challenge in straight.
3 2 VOYAGE BUBBLE (E436) J McDonald CP Began well with rails run amongst race leaders early stages but gradually shifting back for 3rd just behind the pace, came to challenge under pressure in straight but failed to quicken to threaten.
4 1 GOLDEN SIXTY (C238) C Y Ho -- Jumped best, travelled keenly while taken back reaching 4th about 2L off the pace leaving the 1100 metres, remained quite keen rounding home bend, one-paced under pressure in straight before finding no extra close to home.
5 9 GALAXY PATCH (H399) B Shinn -- Held up just worse than midfield in 8th on rails, gained 7th before shifting out for a run approaching home bend, obtained clear passage over 300 metres out but unable to quicken to threaten.
6 11 TAJ DRAGON (H164) A Atzeni -- Settled just off the pace in 5th on rails just over 2L off the pace, soon came under pressure after straightening but unable to quicken to threaten.
7 4 BEAUTY JOY (E058) B Avdulla TT Settled well behind travelling keenly briefly rounding home bend, kept on steadily without quickening down the inside of straight.
8 8 ELTON BAROWS (J827) A Nishimura BO1 Began awkwardly losing ground before settling in midfield or just worse, wide rounding home bend and into straight, found nothing under pressure.
9 6 BRAVE EMPEROR (J825) L Morris B/XB Ridden early before setting in midfield in 6th, wide rounding home bend and into straight, wandered about under pressure after straightening and soon dropped out of contention.
10 5 OBAMBURUMAI (J824) D Lane -- Taken back to last few after beginning from a poor draw, wide into straight, never seen with a chance.
11 7 CHAMPAGNE COLOR (J826) R Sakai H/XB Knuckled over on jumping losing ground, always at the back and never seen with a chance.
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