Race 7 (117)

CARL F. BUCHERER EXCELLENT HANDICAP   Rating:60-40   1600m   Sha Tin   Good To Firm

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 7 HIT A HOME RUN (N248) D Whyte -- Began well, held, settling midfield close to rail. Popped off fence 500m, got run between horses, powered through for easy win.
2 6 HEART WOOD (M378) T H So B Pressed forward from wide draw to lead on settling. Travelled keenly after crossing in near 1100m, kept finding when joined upfront 300m, swamped final strides.
3 3 HEAVENISARACEHORSE (P398) Z Purton CO-/H-/SR- Hard ridden early to sit inside leader before taking box seat. Came off fence turning for home, joined leader 300m, battled to line.
4 4 UNIQUE JOYOUS (S244) C Y Ho -- Outpaced early, dropping to rear but away from fence. Raced 3-wide final turn, widest in straight, finished off nicely.
5 9 GRAND CHAMPION (M319) K C Leung B/TT Began OK, settled towards rear in one-off position. Bumped when taken out for run top of straight, finished off nicely.
6 11 STREET CAT (CK037) C Reith B/TT Outpaced, taken in behind horses settling in last pair along fence. Switched out entering straight but had to switch in again for run. Kept on steadily.
7 1 DEMOKLES (P116) G Mosse -- Pushed along early to get forward position settling two-back along rail. Had run of the race around turn but found little under hard riding in straight.
8 12 ENCHANTING DIAMOND (S136) K Teetan H No speed, cut to rail at rear. Stayed along rail final turn and straight, kept on fairly.
9 13 SUPREME PROFIT (P230) J Moreira B/TT Outpaced, dropping to rear but kept three-wide. Left without cover turn, switched in 400m but bumped and held for clear running. One-paced when clear.
10 8 WINNING PREMIUM (S115) B Prebble -- Allowed to stride forward settling one-back, one-off. Lost position turn, taken very wide in straight but only one-paced.
11 5 CULTURAL CITY (N263) O Doleuze -- Ridden along but unable find cover and caught three-wide in midfield. Rolled forward around turn, looked chance 400m before condition gave out.
12 14 BLACK STAR (S140) M L Yeung CP1 Ridden forward from widest draw, cutting in 3-back, one-off into turn. Taken very wide in straight but found nothing under hard riding.
13 10 LUCKY COOKIE (S345) M Chadwick B/TT Outpaced, dropping to last in one-off position. Taken wide into straight but never competitive.
14 2 FRESH AND FRESH (P407) N Callan B2/TT1 Began OK, hard ridden to sit 3rd before turn. Popped off fence 600m to look chance before running on empty from 400m.
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