Race 9 (674)

SEINE HANDICAP   Rating:80-60   1200m   Happy Valley   Good

Section 1

Placing Horse
Horse Name Jockey Gear Comment
1 2 COPARTNER PRANCE (H408) Z Purton XB Commenced well, raced better than midfield, saved ground on turn, finished off strongly, took the lead close home.
2 9 CALIFORNIA TOUCH (J051) M Chadwick TT Began smartly from gate 1, sent forward to take the lead, led by 2-1/2L turning in, kept on well in straight but unable to hold off the winner close home.
3 7 SOLAR PARTNER (E364) H Bentley TT Bumped start, positioned 2 wide, 6 lengths or so back, same margin back on turn, angled out 350M, made good progress in straight to take a place, no threat to the first two.
4 10 OUR LUCKY GLORY (G292) A Atzeni TT Shifted out at start and made contact, raced 2 wide in midfield, there to turn, made minor progress in straight.
5 5 HEALTHY HEALTHY (H203) A Badel PC/TT Made contact at start, raced 2 wide, 7 lengths back, 3 wide after passing 500M, very wide into straight, made some progress in the run home. (See Racing Incidents.)
6 11 HAPPY TRIO (G244) B Thompson B Jumped with them, raced in midfield on the inside, saved ground on turn, finished off evenly.
7 3 A AMERIC TE SPECSO (H037) B Avdulla B Taken back from the widest draw, raced at tail, 10 lengths or so back, still well back on turn, made some headway in the run home.
8 1 WINNING ICEY (G246) E C W Wong B-/TT Moderately away, raced behind midfield on the inside, saved ground on turn, no clear run early in straight, cleared 150M, made no impression thereafter. (See Racing Incidents.)
9 6 NEVER TOO SOON (E434) K De Melo -- Made contact at start, raced towards rear on the inside, 8 lengths back, 2 wide from 400M, unable to obtain clear run early in straight, cleared 150M, made minor progress thereafter. (See Racing Incidents.)
10 8 ARMOUR EAGLE (G093) L Hewitson B/XB/TT Bumped start, raced at rear throughout, never a factor.
11 12 MAGIC PHOENIX (E440) M L Yeung TT Made contact at start, positioned 3 wide, a length or so back, slightly taken back 700M, 4 lengths back turning in, peaked early in straight, weakened thereafter.
12 4 SUPER WINNER (C341) Y L Chung TT Jumped well, raced prominently, 2 wide, 2 lengths or so back on turn, peaked on run 350M, weakened early in straight.
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