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

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

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(4)
Total Power silk
CD
Total Power p
J: Jerry Chau 3
T: D J Hall
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 32 in the last 14 days (3%)
Twice ran well over C&D in November and will appreciate this drop in grade; respected
-75303
Age: 6
Weight: 9-7
OR: 60
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-7 p 7/12 Tianchi Monster (3¾L) 71/10 62 66
24 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-5 b 5/11 Cheerful Days (4½L) 26/1 64 67
3 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-9 b 3/11 Cheerful Days (3¼L) 16/1 65 68
20 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-7 b 11/12 Fa Fa (9L) 44/1 65 57
7 Jul 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-3 b 3/12 Everyone's Delight (2½L) 73/10 65 74
2 Jun 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-4 b 3/12 Gallant Crown (nk) 20/1 64 75
2
(12)
Viva Hunter silk
CD
Viva Hunter
J: K C Leung
T: K L Man
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 30 in the last 14 days (3%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (0%)
Just held on for surprise win when upped in trip last month; 5lb higher now
-13441
Age: 4
Weight: 9-7
OR: 60
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-2 1/12 Glorious Lover (nse) 20/1 55 68
13 Nov 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-2 3/14 Best For You (½L) 83/10 54 63
17 Oct 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-2 4/14 Gracylove (1¼L) 42/10 54 63
26 Sep 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 9-0 4/12 Infinite Power (3L) 33/10 54 59
5 Sep 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-8 1/11 Voyage Star (1¼L) 91/10 47 63
11 Jul 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-6 5/14 Lucky With You (2½L) 63/1 50 55
3
(2)
Dr Winning silk
CD
Dr Winning t
J: Alexis Badel
T: J Size
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Scored over C&D win last month, his fifth start; deserted by Moreira today; still a player
-14356
Age: 4
Weight: 9-3
OR: 56
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-12 t 1/12 Glorious Lover (¾L) 33/20F 51 63
8 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-12 t 4/12 Viva Hunter (1¾L) 49/10 51 60
24 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-0 t 3/12 Yee Cheong Warrior (1¼L) 18/5F 51 61
7 Nov 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-13 t 5/14 Infinite Power (2¾L) 61/10 52 57
17 Oct 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-13 t 6/14 Seasons Bliss (2¾L) 18/1 52 57
4
(6)
Heavenly Thought silk
CD
Heavenly Thought v
J: C Victor Wong 5
T: C H Yip
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
Badly out of form since switching to current stable last year
-00800
Age: 7
Weight: 9-1
OR: 54
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-6 v 12/12 Yee Cheong Warrior (25L) 44/1 57 12
10 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-0 b 10/12 Red Majesty (6¼L) 64/1 59 56
20 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-1 b 8/12 Fa Fa (7¼L) 206/1 61 57
8 Sep 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-1 b 10/10 Turin Redstar (15L) 126/1 63 39
4 Jul 21 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 8-4 12/13 Beauty Fit (15½L) 158/1 67 42
13 Jun 21 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 8-12 13/14 Ultra Express (16½L) 100/1 69 44
5
(1)
Villa Fionn silk
CD
D
Villa Fionn b
J: Karis Teetan
T: P F Yiu
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
Not at best this season but handicapped accordingly; well drawn; can't be ruled out
-63546
Age: 7
Weight: 8-13
OR: 52
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-0 b 6/12 Viva Hunter (3L) 28/1 53 59
17 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-0 b 3/12 Fast Pace (1¼L) 5/1 53 63
31 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-3 b 5/12 Lucky Diamond (2¼L) 16/1 55 64
22 Sep 21 Hap Happy Valley 9f GF Hc 9-0 b 4/8 Fast Pace (3¾L) 34/1 57 66
8 Sep 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-6 b 6/12 Piano Solo (5L) 57/1 59 62
20 Jun 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 7-11 b 9/14 Killer Bee (5L) 124/1 61 58
6
(3)
Jolly Honour silk
CD
Jolly Honour
J: M L Yeung
T: Y S Tsui
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 29 in the last 14 days (3%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 23 in the last 14 days (0%)
Form has dipped on recent outings and younger rivals have more appealing profiles
-08435
Age: 7
Weight: 8-12
OR: 51
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-0 tb 12/12 Viva Hunter (7½L) 50/1 53 49
10 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-2 tb 8/12 Ever Laugh (5½L) 9/1 55 54
31 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-4 tb 4/12 Seaweed Fortune (4¼L) 35/1 57 62
22 Sep 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-7 tb 3/10 Red Majesty (2¼L) 37/10 58 64
15 Sep 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-7 tb 5/9 Lucky Diamond (2¼L) 13/1 58 68
9 Jun 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-7 tb 8/12 Red Majesty (5L) 13/1 60 62
7
(10)
Free Foal silk
D
Free Foal p
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: F C Lor
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Sound effort when fourth over 1m1f last month; cheekpieces may squeeze out a bit more
-46882
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 50
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-13 4/12 Sacred Ibis (1½L) 31/10 50 59
24 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-1 6/12 Yee Cheong Warrior (4½L) 23/5 52 54
31 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-0 8/12 Seaweed Fortune (6¼L) 69/10 53 54
19 Sep 21 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-0 8/11 Decisive Action (4¼L) 5/1 53 56
4 Jul 21 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 8-13 2/14 Copartner Era (1¼L) 17/10F 52 64
13 Jun 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-12 3/14 City Legend (¾L) 36/5 51 73
8
(7)
Faithful Trinity silk
CD
Faithful Trinity ht
J: V Borges
T: W Y So
CD
4 x C&D Winner - Won 4 times before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (0%)
Placed over C&D on two of four starts this season and recent 2lb drop helps
-73039
Age: 8
Weight: 8-7
OR: 46
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-10 ht 7/12 Charizard (2¾L) 12/1 48 54
3 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-10 ht 3/12 Romantic Combo (2½L) 14/1 49 57
6 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-10 ht 10/12 Shadow Breaker (11L) 37/10 49 36
15 Sep 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-11 ht 3/9 Lucky Diamond (nk) 24/1 48 62
9 Jun 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-12 ht 9/12 Red Majesty (7¾L) 46/1 51 46
16 May 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-0 ht 13/14 Mercurial (10½L) 42/1 53 39
9
(11)
Chater Pins silk
Chater Pins
J: Antoine Hamelin
T: David A Hayes
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 26 in the last 14 days (0%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Yet to be placed after 16 Hong Kong starts but current mark ought to be workable
-54604
Age: 6
Weight: 8-6
OR: 45
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Dec 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-7 5/14 Sight Spirit (4¾L) 38/1 45 44
24 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-6 4/12 Charizard (½L) 11/1 44 55
31 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-7 6/12 Seaweed Fortune (5½L) 57/1 46 48
6 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-9 b 12/12 Shadow Breaker (16½L) 43/10 48 23
8 Sep 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-9 b1 4/12 Wood On Fire (2¼L) 9/1 48 56
6 Jun 21 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-13 8/14 Fairy Floss (4¾L) 13/1 52 57
10
(5)
Foxhunter Way silk
Foxhunter Way h
J: C Y Ho
T: K W Lui
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 30 in the last 14 days (3%)
Unplaced all five starts (5f-7f); has shown ability but others have more pressing claims
-09769
Age: 4
Weight: 8-6
OR: 45
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Dec 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-9 h 10/12 Country Boy (6¼L) 41/1 47 39
13 Nov 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-11 h 9/14 Best For You (3L) 37/1 49 51
24 Oct 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 9-0 h 7/12 Good Buddy (4L) 26/1 51 51
19 Sep 21 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-12 h 6/13 Cordyceps Six (3¾L) 100/1 51 49
20 Jun 21 Sha Sha Tin 5f GF Hc 9-0 h1 9/14 Lucky Quality (6¼L) 82/1 52 46
11
(9)
Viva Popcorn silk
CD
BF
Viva Popcorn ht
J: Joao Moreira
T: A S Cruz
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Placed over C&D off this mark last month and Joao Moreira keeps the ride; in the mix again
-35514
Age: 5
Weight: 8-4
OR: 43
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-4 ht 3/12 Kungfumaster Panda (1¼L) 9/10F 43 52
28 Nov 21 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-4 ht 5/14 Light Of Wanshi (2L) 68/10 43 51
10 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-5 ht 5/12 Red Majesty (1¾L) 33/10 43 50
20 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-6 ht 1/12 Off The Reel (¾L) 3/1J 37 51
1 Oct 21 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 9-4 ht 4/14 Mister Monte (1L) 31/10 37 51
5 Sep 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-4 ht 2/14 Victorious Leader (½L) 13/2 36 58
12
(8)
Illustrious silk
Illustrious b
J: H T Mo 2
T: T P Yung
Well down the field over 6f on first four starts; moves up in trip today
-0009
Age: 5
Weight: 8-1
OR: 40
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 7-13 b1 12/12 Poised To Strike (10½L) 139/1 43 24
3 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-8 11/11 Inno Legend (15½L) 66/1 46 15
26 Jun 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd/Y Hc 8-13 14/14 Blaze Warrior (27L) 81/1 52 -
23 May 21 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 9-1 9/14 Drops Of God (7¼L) 145/1 52 49
13
(13)
Green Envy silk
Green Envy tv
T: C Fownes
Gained all three wins over 7f; 1m seems to stretch him; others preferred
-08510
Age: 6
Weight: 9-2
OR: 55
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-13 tv 11/12 Spicy Grill (7L) 25/1 56 47
26 Sep 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-3 tv 8/12 Golden Bolt (4L) 20/1 56 57
12 Sep 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-3 tv 5/14 Land Power (2½L) 58/10 56 61
11 Jul 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-13 tv 1/14 Gracylove (nk) 66/10 51 64
1 Jul 21 Sha Sha Tin 5f GF Hc 8-13 tv 10/14 Summit Cheers (5L) 11/1 51 47
30 May 21 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-7 tv 1/14 Mighty Power (½L) 15/2 46 60
14
(14)
Manna From Heaven silk
CD
D
Manna From Heaven b 1
T: K L Man
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (0%)
Fourth off today's mark over C&D on final two starts last year; blinkers tried today
-44560
Age: 7
Weight: 8-5
OR: 44
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-5 4/12 Kungfumaster Panda (1¼L) 89/10 44 53
10 Nov 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-6 4/12 Red Majesty (1½L) 74/10 44 52
20 Oct 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-6 5/12 All Joyful (2¾L) 66/10 45 52
22 Sep 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-9 6/10 Red Majesty (4½L) 10/1 46 47
14 Jul 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-9 11/12 Red Impact (9¼L) 16/1 46 37
23 Jun 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-7 7/12 Fa Fa (5L) 32/5 46 47
Verdict

This pick is TOTAL POWER, who sometimes gets going a bit too late but has slipped to a tempting mark and benefits from a drop in grade.

Verdict silk image
Total Power

Betting Forecast:

3/1 Viva Popcorn,

7/2 Dr Winning,

5/1 Total Power,

11/2 Viva Hunter,

8/1 Free Foal,

10/1 Faithful Trinity,

14/1 Villa Fionn,

Chater Pins,

25/1 Jolly Honour,

33/1 Heavenly Thought,

Foxhunter Way,

66/1 Illustrious

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