HK flag HAPPY VALLEY
15 January 2020
Wednesday 15th January

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Happy Valley

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Murray Handicap (Class 5) (3yo+) (Course C+3) (Turf)

  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 5f
  • Going: Good
Runners
12

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(10)
Golden General silk
Golden General p
J: H T Mo 3
T: Jimmy Ting
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 18 in the last 14 days (0%)
Soundly beaten at triple-digit odds on all four starts; dropped in grade today
-00/80
Age: 6
Weight: 9-7
OR: 40
Days: 227
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jun 19 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-4 13/14 Buddies (13½L) 142/1 46 23
18 May 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-7 11/12 Diamond Brilliant (5½L) 156/1 48 41
20 May 18 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 9-4 8/12 Looking Good (5L) 253/1 52 49
6 May 18 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-2 12/14 All You Need (11L) 148/1 52 25
2
(3)
Promise Kept silk
Promise Kept t
J: L Hewitson
T: A T Millard
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 23 in the last 14 days (0%)
Yet to be placed after eight starts but has shown ability and is dropped in grade today
-00640
Age: 6
Weight: 9-7
OR: 40
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-4 t 11/12 Focus (8L) 38/1 42 31
27 Oct 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-5 t 11/12 Star Superior (16L) 13/5F 44 -
6 Oct 19 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f Sl Hc 8-8 t 6/12 Good Runners Way (8L) 17/5 46 40
8 Sep 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-9 t 4/12 Dollar Reward (1½L) 15/1 46 51
7 Jul 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-10 t 10/12 Marvelous World (9¼L) 58/10 49 28
12 Jun 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f Sl Hc 8-13 t 4/12 Fame And Fortune (5¼L) 14/1 51 50
3
(1)
Multimax silk
Multimax b
J: H W Lai
T: L Ho
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 10 in the last 14 days (0%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 21 in the last 14 days (0%)
Ran okay from wide stall last time; can make bold bid from inside berth today
-60005
Age: 8
Weight: 9-5
OR: 38
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-4 tb 6/12 Lightning Missile (2¾L) 24/1 40 46
20 Nov 19 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-3 tb 12/12 Naboo Star (17L) 82/1 41 14
23 Oct 19 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-2 tv 12/12 Right Honourable (14½L) 102/1 42 20
9 Oct 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-4 tv 12/12 Hardly Swears (15L) 19/1 43 7
11 Sep 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-5 tv 5/12 Hardly Swears (1L) 57/1 43 46
10 Jul 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-3 tb 4/12 Lightning Treasure (½L) 19/5 42 50
4
(11)
Nice Fandango silk
Nice Fandango h
J: Blake Shinn
T: C Fownes
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (0%)
Suited by this C&D and remains well handicapped but wide draw a negative today
5-0909
Age: 6
Weight: 9-5
OR: 38
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Jan 20 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-4 hb 5/12 Ever Strong (5L) 17/1 40 38
11 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-1 h 10/12 Powermax (7½L) 9/1 42 31
23 Nov 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-2 h 9/12 Fantasy (5¼L) 20/1 44 40
3 Nov 19 Sha Sha Tin 5f GF Hc 8-7 h 13/14 Duke Wai (11½L) 21/1 46 12
23 Oct 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-8 h 9/11 Very Rich Man (4¼L) 28/1 47 45
11 Sep 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-9 h 11/12 Hardly Swears (5½L) 19/1 47 35
5
(9)
Demons Rock silk
Demons Rock b
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: D J Hall
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 27 in the last 14 days (4%)
Good fourth over C&D on seasonal debut in October but yet to build on that effort
6-9649
Age: 5
Weight: 9-3
OR: 36
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Jan 20 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-3 b 6/12 Ever Strong (6L) 18/1 38 33
27 Nov 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-7 b1 9/12 Gouten Of Garo (7½L) 48/10 40 27
30 Oct 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-4 6/12 Hong Kong Win (4½L) 42/10J 42 40
16 Oct 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-4 4/12 G Unit (1½L) 17/1 42 46
10 Jul 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-7 p 9/12 Aquila (7¼L) 18/1 46 33
26 Jun 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-7 p 7/12 Gentle Breeze (3¾L) 53/10 46 49
6
(8)
Flying Monkey silk
Flying Monkey t
J: Alexis Badel
T: T P Yung
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 26 in the last 14 days (4%)
Without a win since July 2018 and safely held when dropped to this grade last month
-89895
Age: 7
Weight: 9-3
OR: 36
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-6 t 8/10 Island Winner (5¾L) 17/1 39 34
20 Nov 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 7-13 t 9/12 Amazing Star (9¾L) 83/1 41 36
3 Nov 19 Sha Sha Tin 5f GF Hc 8-4 t 8/14 Duke Wai (7L) 57/1 43 25
11 Sep 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-5 t 9/12 Very Sweet Orange (4½L) 28/1 44 41
10 Jul 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-9 t 5/12 Aquila (3¾L) 17/2 48 47
26 Jun 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-10 t 4/12 Gentle Breeze (2¾L) 39/1 49 55
7
(5)
Great Son silk
Great Son tb
J: Neil Callan
T: P O'Sullivan
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Still above last winning mark but did well to reach the frame from stall 12 two runs ago
-64899
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 35
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-4 tb 6/12 I'm The Conquist (2¾L) 7/1 37 44
23 Oct 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-6 tb 4/12 After Me (1¾L) 83/10 38 45
25 Sep 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-4 tb 8/12 Compassion Star (4¼L) 18/1 39 37
3 Jul 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-3 ht 9/12 Showing Character (6¼L) 16/5F 39 29
8 Jun 19 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-10 ht 9/14 Hurricane Hunter (5½L) 19/1 39 39
24 Apr 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-9 ht 1/12 Travel Successor (½L) 91/20 33 47
8
(4)
Roman Odyssey silk
Roman Odyssey t
J: Matthew Chadwick
T: K L Man
Not the force of old but finished second over C&D five weeks ago
-20009
Age: 8
Weight: 9-1
OR: 34
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-1 t 2/10 Island Winner (1L) 10/1 34 46
27 Oct 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-5 t 10/11 Rochford (8¾L) 78/10 37 26
25 Sep 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 7-13 t 12/12 Shamport (14½L) 42/1 40 4
1 Sep 19 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-2 t 13/14 Sunshine Warrior (9¾L) 126/1 42 26
10 Jul 19 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-9 t 9/12 Play Wise (8½L) 41/1 47 36
16 Jun 19 Sha Sha Tin 5f GF Hc 8-13 ht 9/14 Ka Ying Master (3½L) 61/10 49 48
9
(2)
Royal Chocolate silk
Royal Chocolate tb 1
J: Karis Teetan
T: W Y So
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (0%)
Placed several times but remains a maiden after 23 starts; new headgear tried today
-05300
Age: 6
Weight: 9-1
OR: 34
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-3 t 10/12 Lightning Missile (6L) 41/5 36 32
27 Nov 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-5 t 5/12 Gouten Of Garo (5½L) 42/10 38 32
23 Oct 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-6 tp 3/12 After Me (1½L) 68/10 38 46
14 Jul 19 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-1 tp 14/14 Have Fun Together (15½L) 47/1 42 11
16 Jun 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 7-11 tp 10/12 Beauty Applause (7¼L) 20/1 44 40
18 May 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 7-10 tp 3/12 Diamond Brilliant (1¼L) 12/5 44 51
10
(6)
Jimson The Dragon silk
Jimson The Dragon tb
J: K H Alfred Chan 10
T: C H Yip
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 26 in the last 14 days (4%)
Placed off much higher mark over 6f in March but not firing on all cylinders this season
-87086
Age: 5
Weight: 9-0
OR: 33
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Dec 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-2 tb 8/14 Fire And Gold (5L) 58/1 35 40
11 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-2 tb 7/10 Island Winner (3¾L) 12/1 37 39
1 Dec 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-6 tb1 11/12 Striking Mr C (14½L) 24/1 39 21
27 Oct 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-2 t 8/12 Star Superior (7½L) 33/1 41 28
9 Oct 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-3 t 6/11 Aurora Pegasus (5¼L) 12/1 43 38
21 Sep 19 Sha Sha Tin 5f GF Hc 8-7 t 7/14 Meridian Genius (7¼L) 56/1 45 31
11
(12)
Nashashuk silk
Nashashuk et
J: Joao Moreira
T: J Size
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 33 in the last 14 days (3%)
Placed twice this season but drawn wide today and is on a long losing run
-35925
Age: 7
Weight: 8-3
OR: 20
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-1 et 3/12 Lightning Missile (1L) 58/10 19 32
4 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-2 et 5/12 I'm The Conquist (2¾L) 13/1 21 29
3 Nov 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-2 et 9/12 Leisured Feet (4L) 14/1 21 23
9 Oct 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-1 et 2/12 Starlot (½L) 74/10 19 31
3 Jul 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-3 et 5/12 Showing Character (2½L) 9/1 22 25
23 Jun 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-5 et 10/14 Nice Fandango (9L) 16/1 24 8
12
(7)
Keep Going silk
Keep Going
J: H N Jack Wong 3
T: Y S Tsui
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 30 in the last 14 days (3%)
Yet to be placed after 22 starts and needs to find some improvement from somewhere
-85408
Age: 5
Weight: 8-3
OR: 17
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Dec 19 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f Sl Hc 8-1 8/14 Keep Winning (7¼L) 35/1 19 19
21 Dec 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-0 5/14 Fire And Gold (3½L) 12/1 15 31
18 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-0 4/12 Happy Hour (3L) 38/1 15 35
4 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-1 e/s 12/12 Doctors Delight (7¾L) 81/1 17 18
27 Oct 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-1 he 8/11 Rochford (7L) 46/1 19 14
16 Oct 19 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-5 he 8/11 Association Fans (3¾L) 51/1 21 24
13
(13)
La Bomba silk
La Bomba b
T: Douglas Whyte
Flopped on dirt last time but in the frame three times over C&D before that
0-4320
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 35
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Jan 20 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-4 b 10/12 Ever Strong (10½L) 67/10 37 17
11 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-6 b 4/10 Island Winner (2¼L) 78/10 39 47
27 Nov 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-6 b1 3/12 Gouten Of Garo (4L) 39/10 39 39
23 Oct 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-6 2/12 After Me (¾L) 21/1 38 49
9 Oct 19 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-7 12/12 Starlot (12L) 14/1 40 14
14 Nov 18 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-6 t 9/12 Gentle Breeze (6¼L) 18/1 44 33
14
(14)
Whistle Up silk
Whistle Up
T: L Ho
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 21 in the last 14 days (0%)
Finished well for second on latest start and ought to have this race run to suit too
-25690
Age: 6
Weight: 8-1
OR: 20
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Dec 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 7-13 2/14 Fire And Gold (2¼L) 42/1 17 34
11 Dec 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 7-13 5/10 Island Winner (2½L) 12/1 19 27
27 Nov 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 7-13 v 6/12 Gouten Of Garo (6L) 24/1 21 13
23 Oct 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 8-5 v 9/12 After Me (5L) 7/1 25 18
21 Sep 19 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-6 v 10/12 Blade Racer (7L) 14/1 25 16
11 Sep 19 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-8 v 8/10 Prawn Yeah Yeah (3L) 67/10 25 28
Verdict

This might go to MULTIMAX, who signalled a possible return to form last time and has the ideal draw from which to attack.

Verdict silk image
Multimax

Betting Forecast:

4/1 Nashashuk,

Multimax,

5/1 Roman Odyssey,

6/1 Great Son,

7/1 Royal Chocolate,

10/1 Promise Kept,

Nice Fandango,

12/1 Demons Rock,

25/1 Flying Monkey,

Jimson The Dragon,

Keep Going,

33/1 Golden General

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