Race 8 (026)

DIAMOND HILL HANDICAP   Rating:80-60   1200m   Sha Tin   Good To Firm

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 9 GLUCK RACER (E157) C Schofield V Began well from inside draw, always in touch behind leaders, into clear 400M and kicked on strongly when asked, drew clear 150M winning decisively.
2 2 IMA SINGLE MAN (D476) K Teetan B/H/TT Ridden along early before being steadied to a 3-wide spot near the rear, ran on strongly from 400M, got up for 2nd close home, not troubled winner.
3 3 LOCKHEED (B087) Z Purton B/TT Jumped well, reigned back to sit 3-wide in mid-division, stayed on well final 400M without threatening winner, went 2nd 100M out, lost 2nd close home.
4 12 PROUD DRAGON (E352) L Ferraris -- Steadied early stages for cover, reserved towards the rear on inside, responded mildly when driven inside 400M, not reached winner, held by 2nd and 3rd late stages.
5 8 JOLLY GOOD HEART (D366) A Badel -- Went forward to be vying for the lead on inside, pace fast middle stages, headed near 200M, faded and lost several places passing 100M.
6 10 POWER KOEPP (E301) J Moreira E Began awkwardly, eased back to the rear, badly held up for clear running nearing 300M and again 150M, could have finished closer.
7 13 TRUST ME (C134) M Chadwick H Pressed along after the start, positioned ahead of midfield, caught 3-wide no cover from 1000M, kept on moderately early straight, weakened final 150M.
8 14 CHEERFUL DAYS (D473) H Bentley B Eased back to race at the rear on settling, 7Ls to make up 400M, ran past beaten horses only, never threatened.
9 1 BIG FORTUNE (B220) C L Chau B/XB Bustled along after the start to race outside leader, pace fast middle stages, challenged for the lead from top of straight, run ended 200M and faded away.
10 6 IAN (D326) C Y Ho -- Began fairly, recovered to race in midfield, kept on same pace in straight, no threat to leaders from 200M.
11 11 SKY FOREVER (E414) K C Leung TT Steadied early stages for cover, settled towards the rear, 7Ls off the pace 400M, ran on fairly in straight, steadied 200M, never reached leaders.
12 7 ABLE REIGN (E202) B Shinn B1 Held up in midfield along the fence, outpaced passing 300M, soon no impression.
13 4 STOCK LEGEND (D039) R Maia H/TT Began awkwardly, settled down behind midfield, pressed along 550M, failed to finish off.
14 5 WIND SPEEDER (E281) H N Wong B Chased leaders 2-wide, came under heavy pressure 500M, soon gave ground on straightening.
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