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Henderson Handicap (Class 3) (3yo+) (Course A) (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
(3)
Bear Again silk
CD
Bear Again
J: V Borges
T: D E Ferraris
CD
3 x C&D Winner - Won 3 times before on this course at this distance
Triple C&D winner last season and back in the groove when fourth here on latest outing
408-80
Age: 6
Weight: 9-7
OR: 80
Days: 43
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Feb 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-4 4/12 Green Luck (3½L) 26/1 82 84
27 Jan 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-10 10/11 Delightful Laos (6¼L) 21/1 84 80
6 Jan 21 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd HcG3 8-1 8/10 Savvy Nine (4¾L) 46/1 85 89
9 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-9 8/12 Glorious Artist (4L) 34/1 86 85
18 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-9 11/11 Sunshine Warrior (6½L) 13/1 86 77
28 Oct 20 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-8 2/12 Columbus County (2¼L) 18/1 85 90
2
(6)
Indicative Vote silk
Indicative Vote b 1
J: C Y Ho
T: K W Lui
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (4%)
Soundly beaten on first two Hong Kong starts and latest run was only a small step forward
800-21
Age: 4
Weight: 9-3
OR: 76
Days: 36
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-5 8/12 Wealthy Delight (4L) 112/1 78 77
6 Feb 21 Sha Sha Tin 9f St Hc 9-7 10/10 Bear Slam (21L) 30/1 80 49
24 Jan 21 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 7-13 t 13/14 Assimilate (7¼L) 30/1 80 75
12 Jul 20 Dun Dundalk (AW) 10.5f St 3yG3 9-5 2/6 Nobel Prize (nse) 9/1 - 103
15 Jun 20 Ros Roscommon 10f GF 3yMd 9-7 1/14 Classify (1¼L) 4/1 - 72
3
(10)
Incanto Prepared silk
CD
Incanto Prepared t
J: Joao Moreira
T: J Size
CD
4 x C&D Winner - Won 4 times before on this course at this distance
Four-time C&D winner this season; placed off today's mark two starts ago; big player
7314-1
Age: 5
Weight: 8-13
OR: 72
Days: 22
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Mar 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-3 t 7/12 Right Honourable (3½L) 11/2 72 77
24 Feb 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-8 t 3/12 Green Luck (3½L) 59/10 72 74
3 Feb 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-9 t 1/12 Exceptional Nice (½L) 33/20F 67 80
13 Jan 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-8 t 4/12 Smiling City (2¼L) 29/10 67 70
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
4
(1)
Turin Redstar silk
CD
D
Turin Redstar tb
J: Ruan Maia
T: C H Yip
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Ran well in first-time blinkers last month but below that form since; hard to predict
7497-2
Age: 7
Weight: 8-12
OR: 71
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Mar 21 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-0 tb 7/11 Xiang Bai Qi (4¾L) 15/1 72 80
3 Mar 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-11 tb1 4/12 Wealthy Delight (1½L) 34/1 72 77
6 Feb 21 Sha Sha Tin 9f St Hc 8-13 t 9/10 Bear Slam (8½L) 73/10 72 65
17 Jan 21 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-8 t 7/14 Hongkong Great (9L) 47/10 72 67
26 Dec 20 Sha Sha Tin 9f St Hc 9-0 t 2/13 Clear Choice (2¼L) 22/1 71 77
6 Dec 20 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-7 t 1/14 Party Everyday (¾L) 60/1 66 77
5
(7)
Helene Wisdom Star silk
D
Helene Wisdom Star ht
J: Zac Purton
T: A S Cruz
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 7 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (29%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 21 in the last 14 days (0%)
2-2 in Ireland, and recent efforts since his breakthrough Hong Kong win is nearing
443-03
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 70
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Mar 21 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-13 ht 4/11 Xiang Bai Qi (3L) 4/1 71 82
14 Feb 21 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-13 ht 4/14 Super Football (1¾L) 19/5 71 80
27 Jan 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-11 ht 3/12 Savaquin (1L) 53/10 70 77
23 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-12 ht 10/10 Reel Bizzy (3¼L) 22/5 71 76
9 Dec 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-12 ht 3/12 Gift Of Lifeline (1½L) 41/5 71 79
8 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-1 ht 9/12 Holy Heart (6¼L) 77/10 73 74
6
(9)
Sacred Ibis silk
C
D
Sacred Ibis
J: Antoine Hamelin
T: A T Millard
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Hold-up performer who is always reliant on some luck; on good mark if all goes to plan
5084-4
Age: 7
Weight: 8-9
OR: 68
Days: 11
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Mar 21 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 9-0 5/14 Authentic Champ (3L) 23/1 70 76
28 Feb 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-12 10/14 Silver Express (5¼L) 28/1 72 73
14 Feb 21 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-1 8/14 Super Football (2½L) 71/10 73 80
24 Jan 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-1 4/14 Sea Of Life (1½L) 15/1 73 78
20 Dec 20 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-2 4/14 Celestial Power (2¾L) 69/10 75 86
8 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-3 11/12 Holy Heart (6¾L) 14/5F 75 73
7
(12)
The Hulk silk
BF
The Hulk
J: M L Yeung
T: C Fownes
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 17 in the last 14 days (0%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 22 in the last 14 days (0%)
Ran quite well over C&D three weeks ago but his record in recent months is mixed
402-08
Age: 5
Weight: 8-7
OR: 66
Days: 22
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Mar 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-13 4/12 Right Honourable (2L) 3/1J 68 77
6 Feb 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-6 v 10/13 My Sugar (6L) 10/1 68 63
17 Jan 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-1 v 2/14 Tempest Express (1¼L) 84/10 67 78
26 Dec 20 Sha Sha Tin 9f St Hc 8-12 he 10/13 Clear Choice (8¾L) 67/10 69 62
6 Dec 20 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-12 e/s 8/14 Turin Redstar (3½L) 13/1 71 74
22 Nov 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-12 4/14 Heza Beauty (2L) 4/1 71 77
8
(8)
Telecom Fighters silk
Telecom Fighters
J: Karis Teetan
T: Y S Tsui
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 26 in the last 14 days (4%)
0-8 in HK but ran well from the front when third over C&D last month; same mark today
3927-6
Age: 4
Weight: 8-4
OR: 63
Days: 22
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Mar 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-5 3/12 Right Honourable (1L) 19/1 63 74
21 Feb 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-4 9/14 Tempest Express (5L) 54/10 63 60
31 Jan 21 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-2 2/14 Casimiro (nk) 49/10 61 69
10 Jan 21 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-3 7/14 Super Football (2¼L) 137/1 62 66
20 Dec 20 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-5 6/14 Celestial Power (3¾L) 27/1 64 73
22 Nov 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-7 6/14 Heza Beauty (2¾L) 400/1 66 70
9
(11)
Armor Star silk
Armor Star v
J: K C Leung
T: F C Lor
Dual 7f winner who is not yet fully exposed; moves up in trip today
6-0166
Age: 5
Weight: 8-3
OR: 62
Days: 18
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Mar 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-3 v 6/13 Courier Wonder (5L) 55/1 62 65
18 Oct 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-6 v 13/14 Heza Beauty (8L) 7/2F 62 52
20 Sep 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-3 v1 1/14 Ultimate Glory (1L) 59/20 57 71
12 Jul 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-4 b1 6/14 Sumstreetsumwhere (4L) 13/5F 57 63
27 Jun 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-5 6/14 Heza Beauty (4¼L) 16/5 57 61
24 May 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-13 1/14 Circuit Hassler (shd) 71/10 52 63
10
(4)
Exceptional Nice silk
Exceptional Nice
J: H N Jack Wong 3
T: W Y So
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 13 in the last 14 days (0%)
Very inconsistent this year but gave good account when close third over C&D last month
3020-4
Age: 5
Weight: 8-3
OR: 62
Days: 15
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Mar 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-0 3/12 Farshad (¾L) 16/1 61 74
3 Mar 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-3 11/12 Wealthy Delight (19½L) 11/1 61 26
3 Feb 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-2 2/12 Incanto Prepared (½L) 22/1 60 72
10 Jan 21 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-3 13/14 Super Football (9¾L) 40/1 62 49
13 Dec 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-5 4/14 Lucky Patch (3½L) 60/1 63 61
25 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-6 5/12 Grateful Heart (3¼L) 18/1 65 67
11
(5)
Romantic Combo silk
D
BF
Romantic Combo tb
J: Alexis Badel
T: C S Shum
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Met traffic on latest start; made the frame four consecutive times beforehand; shortlisted
834-33
Age: 4
Weight: 8-3
OR: 62
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Mar 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-4 tb 8/13 Serious Liaison (2½L) 11/10F 63 66
6 Feb 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-8 tb 3/13 My Sugar (1¾L) 19/10 63 70
17 Jan 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-2 tb 4/14 Tempest Express (2½L) 23/5 64 71
20 Dec 20 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-5 tp 3/14 Celestial Power (2½L) 27/10F 64 75
29 Nov 20 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-4 tb 3/14 Chevalier Prince (¾L) 68/10 63 70
18 Oct 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-7 tb 5/14 Heza Beauty (1½L) 15/1 63 72
12
(2)
Good Beauty silk
C
Good Beauty tb
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: K L Man
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Lurks on a dangerous mark but hasn't fired this year
088-46
Age: 6
Weight: 8-2
OR: 61
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Mar 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-2 tb 10/13 Serious Liaison (3½L) 19/1 63 64
14 Feb 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-4 tb 8/14 Trust Me (4¼L) 16/1 65 66
13 Jan 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-9 tb 8/12 Happy Alumni (2½L) 13/1 67 70
26 Dec 20 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-9 tb 4/14 Juneau Park (1L) 18/1 67 73
6 Dec 20 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-12 tb 6/14 Ping Hai Bravo (2¾L) 206/1 69 70
18 Nov 20 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-12 tb 7/12 Guy Dragon (3¼L) 101/1 71 69
Verdict

Danny Shum's ROMANTIC COMBO has been knocking loudly on the door and might open his account his Hong Kong account today.

Verdict silk image
Romantic Combo

Betting Forecast:

3/1 Helene Wisdom Star,

5/1 Incanto Prepared,

6/1 Bear Again,

Romantic Combo,

8/1 Telecom Fighters,

Exceptional Nice,

12/1 The Hulk,

14/1 Sacred Ibis,

16/1 Armor Star,

20/1 Turin Redstar,

25/1 Good Beauty,

33/1 Indicative Vote

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