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13 January 2021
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Cassia Handicap (Class 3) (3yo+) (Course B) (Turf) Racecard

  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 1m 55y
  • Going: Good
Runners
12

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(5)
Delightful Laos silk
CD
Delightful Laos tb
J: Jerry Chau 7
T: A S Cruz
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
2-8 in HK after last month's C&D win; career best needed today; still considered
-16049
Age: 4
Weight: 9-7
OR: 80
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-8 tb 1/12 The Rock (¾L) 143/10 74 85
11 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-5 tb 6/12 Namjong Plus (3L) 15/1 76 81
14 Oct 20 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-7 tb 11/12 Tashidelek (5L) 26/5 77 82
23 Sep 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-6 tb1 4/11 Tashidelek (1¾L) 77/10 77 85
1 Jul 20 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 9-0 t 9/11 Precise Express (4½L) 5/1 78 81
10 Jun 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-0 t 4/12 Green Luck (2½L) 36/5 78 85
2
(2)
Namjong Plus silk
CD
C
D
Namjong Plus
J: Karis Teetan
T: Y S Tsui
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C
4 x Course Winner - Won 4 times before at this course
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 26 in the last 14 days (0%)
Enterprising ride didn't pay dividends last time; in good form beforehand
-72174
Age: 7
Weight: 9-6
OR: 79
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-6 7/10 Reel Bizzy (2¾L) 9/1 79 85
2 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-5 2/12 Murray's Partners (hd) 73/10 77 86
11 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-1 1/12 Reel Bizzy (hd) 109/20 72 82
21 Oct 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-0 7/12 Heavenly Thought (2½L) 12/1 73 74
14 Oct 20 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-3 4/12 Tashidelek (1½L) 37/10F 73 81
23 Sep 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-1 2/11 Tashidelek (¾L) 37/10F 72 78
3
(12)
Noble Steed silk
Noble Steed b
J: Neil Callan
T: K W Lui
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 13 in the last 14 days (0%)
Not very consistent but went close over C&D last month and remains on a workable mark
-28738
Age: 7
Weight: 9-5
OR: 78
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-3 b 2/10 Reel Bizzy (nk) 30/1 76 88
9 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-5 b 8/12 Gift Of Lifeline (7½L) 14/1 78 71
14 Nov 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-0 b1 7/14 Beauty Rush (3¼L) 11/2 78 83
4 Oct 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-3 3/13 Temple Of Heaven (hd) 19/1 76 86
16 Sep 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-7 8/10 Lightning Steed (4¼L) 16/1 77 77
21 Jun 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-7 9/14 Flying Sword (4¼L) 16/1 80 81
4
(4)
Precise Express silk
D
Precise Express
J: K C Leung
T: P F Yiu
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (0%)
Ended last year with two down-the-field runs; others are much more persuasive
-00390
Age: 5
Weight: 8-12
OR: 71
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Dec 20 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-0 10/14 Celestial Power (5½L) 28/1 73 78
29 Nov 20 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-1 10/14 Chevalier Prince (4½L) 56/1 74 72
24 Oct 20 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-2 3/14 Great Treasure (2¼L) 11/1 74 78
27 Sep 20 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-1 9/14 Big Fortune (4¼L) 51/1 74 70
12 Jul 20 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 9-2 11/14 Mr Aldan (12½L) 63/10 74 61
1 Jul 20 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 8-10 1/11 Easy Go Easy Win (¾L) 32/1 69 81
5
(10)
Surrealism silk
CD
D
Surrealism b
J: Antoine Hamelin
T: D E Ferraris
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 17 in the last 14 days (0%)
Fifth over C&D on consecutive starts in late 2020; others look better handicapped
-55806
Age: 6
Weight: 8-12
OR: 71
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-0 b 5/12 Gift Of Lifeline (3½L) 35/1 73 75
25 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-0 b 5/12 Holy Heart (1½L) 45/1 73 79
21 Oct 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-4 b 8/12 Heavenly Thought (3¾L) 32/5 74 72
9 Sep 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-1 b 10/11 Alpha Hedge (6¼L) 21/1 74 70
10 Jun 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-1 b 6/12 Green Luck (4L) 13/1 74 74
13 May 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-12 b 1/12 Best Alliance (½L) 462/100 69 76
6
(8)
Angel Of My Eyes silk
Angel Of My Eyes t
J: Zac Purton
T: C S Shum
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 4 wins from 16 in the last 14 days (25%)
Didn't fire here last time but went close over C&D when upped to 1m in November
-72612
Age: 4
Weight: 8-8
OR: 67
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-8 t 7/12 Delightful Laos (6L) 29/10 67 64
25 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-6 t 2/12 Holy Heart (nk) 76/10 65 74
1 Nov 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-8 t 6/14 E Star (3L) 31/10F 65 71
1 Oct 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-7 t 1/11 Mighty Power (hd) 23/10 59 72
6 Sep 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-5 t 2/14 Leap Of Faith (1¼L) 31/10 58 68
27 Jun 20 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-13 t 1/14 Hero Star (½L) 15/2 52 66
7
(6)
Incanto Prepared silk
CD
Incanto Prepared t
J: Alexis Badel
T: J Size
CD
3 x C&D Winner - Won 3 times before on this course at this distance
Progressive 5yo; three C&D wins this season but deserted by Joao Moreira today
-11241
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
OR: 67
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-5 t 1/12 More Than Enough (3¼L) 29/20F 58 80
9 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-0 t 1/12 Zhan Jiang Rocks (1¼L) 11/5F 52 67
18 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-13 t 2/10 Fast Pace (nk) 17/10F 50 63
8 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-11 t 4/12 Fearless Fire (1L) 54/10 50 67
21 Oct 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-6 t 1/12 Nunchuks (1¼L) 42/10 44 63
7 Oct 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-11 t 5/11 Faithful Trinity (2½L) 71/10 46 55
8
(7)
Cable Speed silk
D
Cable Speed
J: Tony Piccone
T: Richard Gibson
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Soundly beaten at triple-digit odds on first three Hong Kong starts (6f-1m)
-00911
Age: 4
Weight: 8-7
OR: 66
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-9 10/12 Delightful Laos (11L) 193/1 68 54
2 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-11 12/12 Le Terroir (8L) 186/1 70 57
18 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-11 9/12 Mig Energy (6L) 183/1 70 66
24 Jan 20 Wol Wolverhampton (AW) 8.5f St 53yNv 9-7 1/6 Pitcher's Point (1¼L) EvensF - 87
4 Jan 20 Lin Lingfield (AW) 8f St 63yNvAc 9-3 1/9 Stately Home (4¼L) 11/8F - 78
14 Dec 19 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 8f St 52yNv 9-5 4/13 Desert Flyer (1¾L) 11/1 - 71
9
(1)
Legion Of Merit silk
Legion Of Merit b
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: D J Hall
Group 2-placed when trained in Australia but yet to make a splash in HK after four starts
008036
Age: 4
Weight: 8-7
OR: 66
Days: 18
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Dec 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-11 b1 12/14 Juneau Park (8L) 105/1 69 56
29 Nov 20 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-12 12/14 Chevalier Prince (10L) 296/1 71 56
11 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-2 8/12 Namjong Plus (5L) 124/1 73 72
11 Oct 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-0 13/13 Craig's Star (13L) 204/1 73 47
22 Feb 20 Cau Caulfield 9f Gd 3yG2 9-0 t 3/9 Adelaide Ace (4¼L) 20/1 - -
8 Feb 20 Cau Caulfield 7f Gd 3yG2 9-0 6/9 Microphone (3¾L) 30/1 - 91
10
(11)
Smiling City silk
CD
BF
Smiling City p
J: Joao Moreira
T: Douglas Whyte
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Ran big race in defeat over C&D last month and Joao Moreira keeps the ride
-27441
Age: 5
Weight: 8-5
OR: 64
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-4 2/12 Gift Of Lifeline (¾L) 29/10F 62 71
11 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-6 7/12 Namjong Plus (3½L) 5/2F 63 65
7 Oct 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-6 4/10 Naboo Star (2¼L) 37/10 63 69
16 Sep 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-7 4/10 Lightning Steed (3L) 21/10F 63 66
24 Jun 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-6 1/12 Starlit Knight (½L) 116/10 57 69
27 May 20 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-8 e/s 10/14 Party Everyday (9L) 57/10 57 49
11
(9)
Blazing Beat silk
Blazing Beat p
J: M L Yeung
T: Jimmy Ting
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 13 in the last 14 days (0%)
Initially very disappointing in Hong Kong but last month's C&D fifth was much better
-50000
Age: 4
Weight: 8-4
OR: 63
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-4 p 5/10 Reel Bizzy (1½L) 184/1 63 72
29 Nov 20 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-7 p 11/12 Team Spirit (8L) 330/1 66 50
1 Nov 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-6 h1 13/14 E Star (11½L) 284/1 68 50
4 Oct 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-11 11/13 Temple Of Heaven (6¾L) 330/1 70 63
13 Sep 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-11 13/13 Circuit Glory (15½L) 230/1 70 44
1 Nov 19 Ncs Newcastle (AW) 8f St 2yG1 9-1 b 11/11 Kameko (27L) 50/1 92 59
12
(3)
Hang's Decision silk
C
D
Hang's Decision b
J: V Borges
T: W Y So
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 17 in the last 14 days (0%)
7f winner in October but this 9yo has found things tough since returned to this grade
-00919
Age: 9
Weight: 8-3
OR: 62
Days: 18
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Dec 20 Sha Sha Tin 9f St Hc 8-4 b 11/13 Clear Choice (9½L) 71/1 63 55
9 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-4 b 12/12 Gift Of Lifeline (11L) 44/1 63 47
29 Nov 20 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-4 b 9/14 Chevalier Prince (3¾L) 131/1 63 62
18 Oct 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-3 b 1/14 More Than Enough (nse) 105/10 58 68
1 Oct 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-6 b 9/11 Angel Of My Eyes (8¼L) 12/1 58 48
20 Sep 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-3 b 3/14 Armor Star (1L) 89/10 57 68
13
(13)
Naboo Star silk
CD
BF
Naboo Star tv
T: C Fownes
CD
3 x C&D Winner - Won 3 times before on this course at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Posted sound effort here last month but is probably still a shade too high in the weights
-68415
Age: 6
Weight: 9-3
OR: 76
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-4 tv 6/10 Reel Bizzy (2L) 8/5F 77 85
4 Nov 20 Sha Sha Tin 9f St Hc 9-4 tv 8/10 Elite Patch (14L) 67/10 77 61
28 Oct 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-4 tv 4/12 Best Alliance (1½L) 14/5F 77 83
7 Oct 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-0 tv 1/10 Sacred Ibis (shd) 11/4F 71 82
12 Apr 20 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 9-0 tv 5/11 Enzemble (1¾L) 66/10 71 77
25 Mar 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-12 tv 2/12 Jolly Honour (¾L) 17/5 69 77
14
(14)
Heavenly Thought silk
CD
Heavenly Thought b
T: F C Lor
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
Dual C&D winner last year but seemingly vulnerable off current mark
-90139
Age: 6
Weight: 9-1
OR: 74
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-8 b 9/10 Reel Bizzy (3L) 18/1 74 79
25 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-1 b 11/12 Holy Heart (5L) 20/1 74 71
21 Oct 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-13 b 1/12 Reel Bizzy (nk) 43/10 69 76
16 Sep 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-13 b 3/10 Lightning Steed (2¾L) 41/5 69 73
8 Jul 20 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-7 b 9/12 Golden Spectrum (7¾L) 38/1 70 68
10 Jun 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-11 b 9/12 Green Luck (5½L) 18/1 70 67
Verdict

4yo ANGEL OF MY EYES was below form last time but had a progressive profile beforehand and could still have untapped potential over 1m.

Verdict silk image
Angel Of My Eyes

Betting Forecast:

5/2 Smiling City,

7/2 Incanto Prepared,

Angel Of My Eyes,

8/1 Delightful Laos,

10/1 Namjong Plus,

Noble Steed,

14/1 Surrealism,

16/1 Blazing Beat,

25/1 Precise Express,

50/1 Legion Of Merit,

Hang's Decision,

66/1 Cable Speed

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