Race 8 (585)

HEALTHY COMMUNITY 1400M HANDICAP   Rating:80-60   1400m   Sha Tin   Good

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 9 HYPER DRAGON BALL (G450) Z Purton TT Reserved in midfield along the fence, loomed behind leaders top of straight, quickened up well when a gap opened, wrestled the lead inside 150M, drove clear late.
2 1 MAJESTIC COLOUR (H124) H Bowman V Stalked leaders on inside, moved up to the lead near 350M, kept on well under top weight, couldn't contain the winner 150M, steadied close home but held on for 2nd safely.
3 2 PRIME MINISTER (D288) K C Leung -- Held up 2-wide in midfield, wide turning for home, responded well to be challenging for the lead mid-straight but no match for first two closing stages.
4 10 MASTER TORNADO (G410) M Chadwick XB-/TT Tracked leaders along the 2-path, moved up nearing 400M to challenge before flattening out final 150M.
5 8 COPARTNER AMBITION (E218) M F Poon CP/TT From draw 13 sat back at the rear along the 3-path, 6Ls off the pace on settling, ran on moderately from top of straight, flattened final 100M.
6 12 MASTER HERO (D501) Y L Chung XB/TT Settled down midfield, raced wide without cover throughout, kept on fairly final 400M, always held by leaders.
7 5 HAPPY DAILY (E294) K Teetan TT From wide draw shifted across behind runners, raced keenly at the rear early stages, wide into straight, stayed on over final 400M but never pose any threat.
8 3 ERIMO (E193) L Currie B Dropped back to a position behind midfield, kept on one paced passing 400M, never dangerous.
9 4 TAMRA BLITZ (G237) A Hamelin H/SR/XB Unhurried after the start, settled towards the rear, raced keenly middle stages, gave limited response in the straight and never going the pace to challenge.
10 11 SETANTA (G095) L Hewitson B/TT Jumped only fairly then shifted across behind runners to race at the rear, ran past a few beaten horses in the straight only, never a threat.
11 6 FLYING DRAGON (E360) C Y Ho B-/XB1 Caught wide early before moving up to race outside the leader, swamped by rivals 350M, weakened.
12 13 CHRYSOS (H136) V Borges TT1 Restrained to race behind midfield, failed to respond on straightening, never a factor.
13 7 KILINDINI (E236) L Ferraris TT Soon led, set even pace early stages before slowing things up from 800M, caught by rivals 350M, gave way and weakened to last.
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