Race 5 (125)

H. MOSER & CIE. EXCELLENT HANDICAP   Rating:100-80   1200m   Sha Tin   Good

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 11 PERPETUAL TREASURE (S191) J Moreira TT Even break, settled 3rd 1 off, ridden along 700m, improved 600m, driven hard 450m, stayed on, picked up last 50m, last stride victory.
2 3 WAH MAY FRIEND (T309) S De Sousa TT Away well, mustered to challenge for lead, early pacesetter but ridden to hold lead, 1L lead 600m, pushed 450m, responded well, stayed on, collared last stride.
3 6 EROICO (T009) B Prebble -- Good start, eased behind speed, settled just fore of midfield on rail, easy run behind leaders, off leader's back 400m, under a hard drive, boxed on.
3 8 FLYING MOOCHI (T116) H T Mo H Slightly awkward start, unable to match speed drawn inside him, settled just fore of midfield 1 off, overracing, ridden 550m, pushed 400m, slow to pick up, sprinted late but just missed.
5 2 I'M IN CHARGE (S164) C Y Ho P1 Began on terms but quickly outsped, niggled, settled beyond midfield 1 off, searching for inside run 400m, sprinted very strongly but too much to do.
6 4 LINE SEEKER (S269) Z Purton TT Bustled along to go forward, soon eased out of speed battle, settled ahead of midfield 3 deep with cover, overracing slightly, left without cover 700m, hard drive 450m, outsprinted late.
7 10 HERO LOOK (V053) D Whyte XB A step slow, settled beyond midfield 3 deep with cover, urged on occasion, searching for room 380m, soon in space, made up ground late.
8 7 SECRET COMMAND (S275) K Teetan V/TT Bumped at start, outpaced and ridden along, dropped back, settled near tail 3 & 4 deep with cover, ridden along 500m, widest into straight, solid late ground but no threat.
9 5 TRAVEL RENYI (S394) K K Chiong B/TT Began well, eased back through field, settled last 2 & 3 deep with cover, driven 450m, outpaced.
10 12 SILLY BUDDIES (S054) H W Lai P2 Slightly slow to begin, then hampered, driven along to push closer, niggled throughout, settled near tail on rail, brushed rail and lost ground 680m, saved ground into straight, limited response, eased.
11 1 PABLOSKY (S156) H N Wong SR-/H/P2 Strong start, roused to press for lead but outpaced and stuck deep, unable to match leaders, settled beyond midfield 4 deep no cover, ridden along throughout, hard drive 380m, dropped out late.
FE 9 CAGA FORCE (S160) K C Leung TT First to begin, pushed to hold lead, couldn't cross, settled 2nd 1 off and wider, niggled 620m, dropped out, broke down.
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