Race 5 (402)

VILLAGE HANDICAP   Rating:60-40   1000m   Happy Valley   Good

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 12 HEARTY WISH (E343) L Hewitson SR/B2/TT Jumped with them, positioned 2 wide, a length or so back, found rail near 500M, finished off strongly to score by a neck.
2 4 PACHISI (H104) K Teetan CP/XB/TT1 Taken back from the widest draw, raced towards rear, 2 wide, commenced move 450M, very wide turning in, finished off very strongly to take 2nd on line.
3 1 AMAZING ROCKY (D356) C Wong -- Began well, sent forward to take the lead, headed near 600M, retook the lead 500M, led by 3/4L turning in, kept on well in straight but unable to hold off the first two final 25M.
4 7 E UNIVERSE (H151) Y L Chung B1/TT1 Moderately away, raced behind midfield on the inside, saved ground throughout, finished off well to make frame without threatening.
5 10 ACE TALENT (H046) C Y Ho H/TT Clean jump, positioned a length behind the leader on rail, severely checked and lost place near 550M, positioned 2 wide in midfield on turn, very wide into straight, finished off evenly.
6 11 GOODLUCK GOODLUCK (B188) L Ferraris CP Moderately away, raced 2 wide, 2-1/2L back, hampered and lost place 550M, 6 lengths back turning in, passed some tired rivals in straight.
7 9 CIRCUIT SEVEN (D474) A Hamelin H/TT Began well from gate 9, raced prominently but trapped very wide early, slightly taken back in the middle stages, 3 lengths back on turn, showed limited response early in straight, weakened gradually inside final furlong.
8 8 JOY IN JOY (H054) A Badel -- Moderately away from a wide draw, raced towards rear, 8 lengths back on turn, made good progress early in straight, peaked 100M, weakened thereafter.
9 5 CHEER FOR SOUTH (H178) Z Purton -- Began well from a wide draw, sent forward to race prominently on the outside, took the lead 600M, headed 500M, 3/4L back turning in, weakened gradually in straight. (See Racing Incidents.)
10 6 CHEONG FAT (H058) M L Yeung H1/PC1 Slowly away, raced at tail, 10 lengths back on turn, made some progress early in straight, not enough room final 100M.
11 2 COLONEL (D090) H T Mo V Away with them, raced 3 wide in midfield, hampered 550M, very wide turning in, made no progress in straight.
12 3 SERGEANT PEPPER (E432) K C Leung -- Out with rest, raced 3 wide, a length or so back, 2 wide on turn, peaked early in straight, weakened final furlong.
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