Race 7 (115)

THE PREMIER BOWL (HANDICAP)   Rating:95+   1200m   Sha Tin   Good To Firm

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 6 STERLING CITY (N152) J Moreira -- Ridden forward to find cover settling 3-back, 1-off before turn. Peeled out 400m to make run drifting in under hard riding. Collared leader 100m and kept on well.
2 4 BULLISH CHAMPION (M198) M Chadwick H/TT Used early to go forward and sit outsider leader. Shaken up 400m, led 350m, collared 100m, battled on.
3 5 CHARLES THE GREAT (N171) D Whyte SR/TT Not pushed settling 4-back, 1-off before turn. Very wide entering straight and ran on strongly to be closest at finish.
4 1 FREDERICK ENGELS (N187) Z Purton -- Raced keenly early dropping to behind midfield away from fence. Taken widest into straight and finished off nicely.
5 9 CALIFORNIA BOUNTY (P222) C Y Ho TT Hard ridden to lead on settling. Hung out turn but still first into straight. Caught 350m and kept on one-paced.
6 7 BEST ELEVEN (N016) M L Yeung TT Ridden vigorously to hold rail, taking box seat behind leader at turn. Closed in slightly top of straight before turning one-paced.
7 8 EL ZONDA (CK132) A Suborics TT Taken back from wide draw and soon on rails 4-back from leader. Peeled out turn to make run but found little under hard riding.
8 10 SOLAR GREAT (M189) K Teetan -- Taken back from wide draw and settled last along rail. Taken very wide entering straight and doing best work final 200m.
9 2 RICH TAPESTRY (N011) O Doleuze B Jumped well but kept away from fence by inside horse, settling 1-back, 1-off. Checked 250m when giving ground.
10 3 CAPTAIN SWEET (L354) W C Marwing CP One of the first out but not pushed and settled 3-back the fence. Looked chance 350m before run closed. One-paced.
11 12 LEADING CITY (CK298) W M Lai B/TT Ridden forward from wide draw but unable find cover and held 3-wide without cover. Bumped and unbalanced 300m when giving ground.
12 11 STRAIGHT GOLD (N089) K C Leung SB-/H/XB Lost left front plate soon after start, taken back to rear but away from fence. Found nothing under hard riding 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