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Kingston Handicap (Div II) (Class 4) (3yo+) (Course A) (Turf) Racecard

  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 6f
  • Going: Good
Runners
12

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(3)
My Ecstatic silk
My Ecstatic t
J: Matthew Chadwick
T: F C Lor
Consistent sort; posted a career-best at Sha Tin in October; dangerous in this grade
-54254
Age: 5
Weight: 9-7
OR: 60
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-5 t 5/10 Special M (3L) 78/10 62 65
10 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-4 t 4/11 Scores Of Fun (2½L) 79/10 62 68
1 Oct 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-2 t 2/11 Good News (nk) 56/10 60 74
19 Sep 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-7 t 5/12 Happy Time (3¼L) 41/10 60 65
11 Jul 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 9-7 t 4/14 Gluck Racer (2¾L) 69/10 60 70
1 Jul 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 9-7 t 2/12 Street Scream (1½L) 29/10F 59 68
2
(8)
Toronado Phantom silk
D
BF
Toronado Phantom t
J: Joao Moreira
T: J Size
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Beaten favourite in all three starts since winning a novice event last term; down in grade
-7421
Age: 4
Weight: 9-7
OR: 60
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Dec 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-3 t 7/14 Navas Two (3½L) 6/4F 61 63
24 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-3 t 4/11 Cheerful Days (3¼L) 17/10F 61 69
4 Jul 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF 9-7 t 2/9 California Spangle (2¼L) 7/5F - 73
23 May 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF 9-0 t 1/9 Turbo Power (1L) 164/10 - -
3
(12)
Xponential silk
CD
D
Xponential tb
J: Jerry Chau 3
T: Douglas Whyte
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 32 in the last 14 days (3%)
Hit the crossbar in his last four starts; set a tough task from stall 12.
-22221
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 59
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-5 tb 2/12 Flying Ace (nk) 10/1 57 68
10 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-3 tb 2/12 Prance Dragon (shd) 12/1 55 67
6 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-10 tb 2/11 Sight Hero (½L) 59/10 54 68
8 Sep 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-8 tb 2/12 Fortune Carrier (nk) 13/2 52 63
14 Jul 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-3 tb 1/11 Fortune Happiness (1L) 121/10 45 62
1 Jul 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-4 t 8/12 Excellent Chariot (6¼L) 77/10 47 42
4
(1)
Happy Tango silk
CD
D
Happy Tango b
J: Antoine Hamelin
T: Y S Tsui
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 26 in the last 14 days (0%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 23 in the last 14 days (0%)
Appears to have gone off the boil recently; more convincing performance needed
-76502
Age: 6
Weight: 9-2
OR: 55
Days: 18
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 Dec 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-5 b 7/12 Flying Dragon (5¾L) 38/1 57 51
1 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-5 b 6/12 Poised To Strike (3¾L) 23/1 58 58
10 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-6 b 5/12 Joyful Win (4L) 41/10 58 57
27 Oct 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-0 b 11/12 Magic Supreme (14½L) 13/1 58 28
6 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-3 b 2/12 Noir Rider (nk) 66/10 56 69
15 Sep 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-4 b 2/12 Baltic Whisper (1¼L) 54/10 55 63
5
(9)
Hercules silk
CD
Hercules tb
J: Karis Teetan
T: C H Yip
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
Back on track when narrowly beaten over C&D last month; has scored off a mark this high
-26907
Age: 6
Weight: 9-0
OR: 53
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-1 tb 2/12 Mega Bonus (shd) 22/5 51 62
7 Nov 21 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-1 t 6/14 Darci Joy (2½L) 69/1 53 60
26 Sep 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-8 t 9/12 Infinite Power (6½L) 80/1 55 50
12 Sep 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-4 tb 10/11 Steel Win (12L) 9/1 57 36
26 Jun 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd/Y Hc 9-6 tb 7/14 Blaze Warrior (6¾L) 94/1 59 55
23 May 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-6 tb 12/13 Killer Bee (8L) 94/1 61 51
6
(5)
Bingo Bingo silk
Bingo Bingo tb
J: V Borges
T: C S Shum
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (4%)
Not without his supporters but yet to show anything more than minor promise in two starts
-07
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 50
Days: 18
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 Dec 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-0 tb 11/12 Flying Dragon (13½L) 44/5 52 24
3 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-1 b1 7/12 A Smile Like Yours (6½L) 4/1 52 46
7
(7)
Call Me Lu silk
Call Me Lu t
J: Ruan Maia
T: W Y So
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (0%)
Failed to build on an encouraging debut in November; possibly best watched
-98
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 50
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-13 t 9/12 Flaming Passion (6½L) 27/1 52 45
31 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-0 t 8/12 Lightning Storm (4½L) 109/1 52 52
8
(4)
Master Aqua silk
Master Aqua b 1
J: K C Leung
T: David A Hayes
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 30 in the last 14 days (3%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Well supported on debut but was soundly beaten over C&D last month; others preferred
-07
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 50
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-0 p 11/11 Smart Idea (11½L) 6/1 52 29
19 Sep 21 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-13 7/13 Cordyceps Six (4L) 14/5 52 49
9
(6)
Whiskey Neat silk
Whiskey Neat t
J: Blake Shinn
T: C Fownes
0-31 in HK; quickly weakened under a positive ride last month; plenty more needed
-06254
Age: 5
Weight: 8-11
OR: 50
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-13 t 10/12 Viva Hunter (7L) 14/1 52 49
3 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-0 ht 6/11 Inno Legend (4L) 22/5 52 55
20 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-1 ht 2/12 Stormtrouper (1¾L) 66/10 52 59
1 Oct 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-1 ht 5/11 Good News (4½L) 8/1 54 55
15 Sep 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-2 ht 4/12 Great Harvest (3L) 9/1 55 59
23 Jun 21 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-7 ht 11/12 Wild West Wing (7L) 14/5F 59 47
10
(11)
Happy Gathering silk
CD
BF
Happy Gathering b
J: Alexis Badel
T: K L Man
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (0%)
Well backed when running well under his new mark last month; more to come
-41383
Age: 5
Weight: 8-9
OR: 48
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-9 b 4/12 Poised To Strike (2¾L) 2/1F 48 51
20 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-3 b 1/11 Trader (1L) 23/4 42 56
15 Sep 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-3 b 3/12 Great Harvest (2½L) 76/10 42 48
1 Jul 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-3 b 8/12 Street Scream (5½L) 6/1 45 43
2 Jun 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-7 b 3/12 Harrier Jet (2¼L) 15/1 46 53
5 May 21 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 8-8 b1 3/12 Harmony Fire (3¼L) 10/1 47 54
11
(10)
Theta Hedge silk
Theta Hedge ht
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: K W Lui
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 30 in the last 14 days (3%)
Ran well when finding trouble in-running last month; can play a part
-64890
Age: 5
Weight: 8-4
OR: 43
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-6 ht 6/12 Meridian Genius (3L) 12/1 45 45
1 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-8 ht 4/12 A Smile Like Yours (2L) 35/1 45 50
7 Nov 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-7 ht 8/12 Snowalot (4½L) 192/1 47 47
6 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-10 ht 9/12 Noir Rider (7¼L) 80/1 49 37
5 Sep 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-12 h 12/12 Packing Victory (9L) 108/1 51 41
1 Jul 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 9-0 h1 9/12 Excellent Chariot (7¼L) 53/1 52 44
12
(2)
Shadow Runner silk
Shadow Runner t
J: M L Yeung
T: P O'Sullivan
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 29 in the last 14 days (3%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 16 in the last 14 days (0%)
Appears to have got back on track after a run of poor efforts; can't be ruled out
-45000
Age: 5
Weight: 8-3
OR: 42
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-6 t 4/12 Spicy Grill (2¾L) 11/1 44 48
10 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-7 t 5/12 Ever Laugh (3¾L) 56/1 46 49
17 Oct 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-10 t 12/14 Cheerful Days (10½L) 58/1 49 35
26 Sep 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-2 tb 11/12 The Best Hero (13L) 26/1 51 26
20 Jun 21 Sha Sha Tin 5f GF Hc 9-3 tb 14/14 Lucky Quality (7½L) 18/1 55 44
23 May 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-11 b 12/14 Gracylove (13L) 61/1 57 39
13
(13)
United Endeavors silk
United Endeavors h 1
T: L Ho
Has performed fairly in recent trials; looks a longer-term prospect.
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 8-13
OR: 52
Days: -
14
(14)
Make It Quick silk
Make It Quick b
T: Richard Gibson
Started at big odds in all three HK outings and has ran accordingly; oppose for now
-00017
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 59
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-0 b 11/12 Here Comes Ted (8L) 192/1 61 49
5 Dec 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-2 b 14/14 Beauty Joy (10½L) 240/1 63 47
17 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-7 b1 11/12 California Cible (9½L) 78/1 63 47
Verdict

The vote goes to TORONADO PHANTOM, who continues to be well supported since winning a novice event on his debut in May.

Verdict silk image
Toronado Phantom

Betting Forecast:

11/4 Toronado Phantom,

5/1 Hercules,

6/1 Xponential,

7/1 Whiskey Neat,

8/1 My Ecstatic,

9/1 Shadow Runner,

12/1 Happy Tango,

16/1 Happy Gathering,

20/1 Master Aqua,

Theta Hedge,

25/1 Bingo Bingo,

33/1 Call Me Lu

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