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16 November 2022
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Fukushima Handicap (Div I) (Class 5) (3yo+) (Course B) (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
(2)
Le Plus Vite silk
Le Plus Vite t
J: K H Alfred Chan 5
T: David A Hayes
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (0%)
Struggled to make an impact last season and didn't fare much better on his reappearance
09000
Age: 4
Weight: 9-9
OR: 40
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-4 t 11/13 Flying High (5½L) 39/1 42 34
10 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-10 t 9/12 Universal Horizon (5L) 29/1 46 43
16 Apr 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-10 tp 12/12 Jazz Angel (12L) 51/1 49 25
20 Mar 22 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-13 p 13/14 Run Run Cool (13L) 11/1 52 30
6 Mar 22 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-2 14/14 Flying Season (15½L) 9/1 52 13
2
(11)
Cigar Buddies silk
CD
Cigar Buddies b
J: H N Jack Wong 3
T: Jimmy Ting
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 14 in the last 14 days (0%)
Dual C&D winner last season; may prove tough to catch if allowed his own way out in front
012052
Age: 6
Weight: 9-8
OR: 39
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-9 b 10/12 Happy Gathering (4¾L) 10/1 39 41
22 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-0 b 1/12 Ares (1¼L) 58/10 33 53
9 Mar 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-12 b 2/11 Take What You Need (¾L) 48/10 31 45
27 Feb 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-13 b 10/12 Golden Mission (6L) 15/1 32 26
26 Jan 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-12 b 5/12 Goodmanship (4L) 10/1 32 34
12 Jan 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-11 b 2/12 King's Trooper (nk) 31/1 30 45
3
(5)
Happily Friends silk
CD
Happily Friends v
J: C Y Ho
T: W Y So
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Lost his way for Jimmy Ting last season; down in grade for today's seasonal/stable debut
047000
Age: 6
Weight: 9-7
OR: 38
Days: 126
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-7 v 10/12 Sugar Sugar (8L) 9/1 42 35
28 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-9 v 4/12 Dragon Kingdom (2L) 13/1 43 52
1 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-7 v 7/12 Shadow Runner (4L) 83/10 45 48
18 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-8 v 11/12 Oversubscribed (4¾L) 51/1 47 46
27 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-10 v 11/12 Xponential (9¾L) 42/1 49 33
3 Apr 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-0 v 12/14 Science Patch (6½L) 44/5 51 43
4
(7)
Carry The Diamond silk
C
Carry The Diamond e/s
J: Ruan Maia
T: Richard Gibson
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 21 in the last 14 days (0%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Disappointing when finishing midfield last month; has scored off higher marks in the past
831936
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 37
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-6 e/s 8/12 Handsome Rebel (5¼L) 11/1 37 41
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-5 e/s 3/12 Gold Gold Baby (4½L) 14/1 37 42
13 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 8-13 e/s 1/12 Split Of A Second (½L) 101/20 32 46
1 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-2 e/s 9/12 Sunny And Gold (4½L) 79/10 34 42
13 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-2 e/s 3/12 Above All (1½L) 12/5 34 47
9 Mar 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-3 e/s 6/11 Take What You Need (3¾L) 66/10 36 41
5
(9)
Hearty Wish silk
Hearty Wish t
J: L Hewitson
T: Douglas Whyte
Much more competitive since dropping into this grade; narrowly beaten last month; claims
265806
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 37
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-5 t 2/12 Sunny And Gold (nk) 13/1 36 50
21 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-4 t 6/11 Fortune Hero (2¼L) 11/1 36 45
16 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-6 t 5/14 One Step Ahead (1¼L) 32/5 37 52
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-4 t 8/13 Bundle Of Charm (8¾L) 12/1 40 36
5 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-3 t 10/14 Gang Of Brothers (8½L) 9/1 42 31
22 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-5 t 6/14 Wide Blue Yonder (3¾L) 67/10 44 48
6
(6)
Flying On The Turf silk
Flying On The Turf tb
J: Matthew Chadwick
T: Jamie Richards
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 26 in the last 14 days (4%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Respectable effort on last month's stable debut; likely there is more to come from him
500079
Age: 7
Weight: 9-5
OR: 36
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-5 tb 5/12 Sunny And Gold (1¾L) 9/1 36 45
22 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-5 b 11/12 Winning Icey (9¼L) 40/1 44 29
4 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-10 b 14/14 Amazing Teens (26L) 19/1 47 5
27 Feb 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-11 b 12/12 Eight Trigrams (11½L) 33/1 50 28
30 Jan 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-13 b 7/12 Trader (7½L) 43/5 52 41
1 Jan 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-1 b 9/14 Flying Ace (7½L) 30/1 54 46
7
(4)
Euromissile silk
Euromissile hb
J: M L Yeung
T: C W Chang
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 17 in the last 14 days (0%)
Poor last season but has taken a step forward this term; chance back on this surface
023007
Age: 5
Weight: 9-4
OR: 35
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-4 hb 10/12 Happy Fat Cat (13L) 12/1 35 11
5 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-3 hb 2/12 Happy Gathering (hd) 15/1 33 50
21 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-1 hb 3/11 Fortune Hero (1¼L) 22/1 33 45
13 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-4 hb 11/12 Carry The Diamond (4¾L) 61/1 37 34
1 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-5 hb 11/12 Sunny And Gold (6¼L) 37/1 39 41
27 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-2 hb 7/12 Xponential (5¼L) 70/1 41 39
8
(8)
Heavenly Thought silk
C
Heavenly Thought
J: Harry Bentley
T: C H Yip
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
Losing run dates back to October 2020; returns to sprint trips on today's reappearance
009896
Age: 8
Weight: 9-0
OR: 31
Days: 129
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-4 b 13/14 Flying Mighty (14L) 51/1 37 24
22 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-7 b 11/12 Run The Table (4½L) 16/1 39 47
25 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-4 v 9/12 Above All (5L) 77/10 41 39
4 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-6 b 8/14 Amazing Teens (4¾L) 34/1 43 49
16 Apr 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-6 b 9/12 Jazz Angel (6L) 73/1 45 41
6 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-10 b 6/12 Jiangxi Stamina (3¾L) 52/1 47 54
9
(3)
U W Brother silk
C
U W Brother
J: Silvestre De Sousa
T: Y S Tsui
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 8 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (33%)
Placed in two of his three starts this season; may have competition for the lead today
732057
Age: 6
Weight: 9-0
OR: 31
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-6 7/14 El Jefe (5¼L) 49/10 33 42
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-13 3/14 Sunny Baby (1¾L) 17/1 33 48
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-2 2/14 Chiu Chow Brother (1¾L) 18/1 32 48
13 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-3 12/12 Carry The Diamond (8L) 22/5 36 21
6 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-6 5/12 Tailor Made (3¾L) 28/1 37 48
13 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-7 7/12 Viva Mama (3L) 40/1 39 43
10
(1)
Fortune Marbo silk
Fortune Marbo t
J: Jerry Chau 2
T: T P Yung
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 18 in the last 14 days (0%)
Has shown very little in his first eight HK starts; impossible to recommend at present
000090
Age: 4
Weight: 8-9
OR: 26
Days: 59
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-9 tb 10/14 Winwin Thirtythree (9L) 37/1 29 30
10 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-5 tb 14/14 Flying Mighty (19L) 103/1 36 12
22 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-4 tb 12/12 Run The Table (5½L) 73/1 39 45
3 Apr 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-4 tb 14/14 Science Patch (10½L) 149/1 43 23
20 Mar 22 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-5 tb 9/14 Run Run Cool (8¾L) 250/1 46 39
27 Feb 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-9 b1 13/14 Trust Me (19½L) 151/1 49 5
11
(10)
Raging Blaze silk
Raging Blaze t
J: Alexis Badel
T: J Size
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 27 in the last 14 days (4%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 26 in the last 14 days (4%)
Knocking firmly on the door in recent times; looks set to strike sooner rather than later
434825
Age: 5
Weight: 8-7
OR: 24
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-8 et 4/12 Happy Fat Cat (2¼L) 32/5 25 35
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 8-8 t 3/12 Handsome Rebel (3L) 53/10 25 37
5 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-10 t 4/12 Happy Gathering (1½L) 12/1 26 39
21 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-8 t 8/11 Fortune Hero (3¼L) 68/10 26 32
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 8-8 t 2/12 Gold Gold Baby (2¾L) 17/2 26 37
13 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 8-8 t 5/12 Carry The Diamond (1¾L) 11/1 27 35
12
(12)
Dashing Genius silk
Dashing Genius t
J: L J Ferraris
T: A S Cruz
Took a backward step when well beaten over C&D ten days ago; needs to bounce back
069000
Age: 4
Weight: 8-8
OR: 23
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-8 t 11/12 Smart Leader (14½L) 25/1 25 1
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 8-8 t 6/12 Star Of Wuyi (1L) 42/1 25 40
5 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-11 t 9/12 Sunny And Gold (5½L) 26/1 28 25
11 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-11 tb 14/14 Strive For Glory (9½L) 70/1 31 19
6 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-5 tb 12/12 Tailor Made (18L) 28/1 36 15
5 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-6 tb 10/12 Telecom Missile (8½L) 13/1 39 23
13
(13)
Handsome Guys silk
Handsome Guys t
T: C Fownes
0-9 but getting closer with each start this season; place claims back on turf
378000
Age: 5
Weight: 9-0
OR: 31
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-0 t 3/12 Happy Fat Cat (2L) 69/10 31 42
5 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-12 ht1 7/12 Happy Gathering (2¾L) 27/1 33 42
11 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-3 8/14 Strive For Glory (4¼L) 15/1 35 40
19 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-3 b 14/14 Tuchel (27L) 121/1 42 -
1 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-8 b 12/12 Pleasant Endeavor (11L) 115/1 45 27
20 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-7 12/12 Super Mission (9¾L) 34/1 48 34
14
(14)
Aca Power silk
Aca Power h
T: D J Hall
Arguably posted his best effort on the dirt last month; needs to build on that run
200580
Age: 6
Weight: 9-4
OR: 35
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-3 h 2/12 Happy Fat Cat (1½L) 12/1 34 47
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-5 h1 12/12 Star Of Wuyi (3¾L) 28/1 36 42
22 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-5 11/12 Cigar Buddies (6½L) 48/10 38 37
4 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-4 5/12 Touch Faith (1¾L) 25/1 39 47
12 Feb 22 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-4 8/13 Glenealy Generals (2L) 95/1 40 46
23 Jan 22 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-5 13/13 Kowloon East Star (10½L) 75/1 44 18
Verdict

The shortlist is headed by HEARTY WISH, who has been competitive since dropping in grade and can make amends for his recent defeat.

Verdict silk image
Hearty Wish

Betting Forecast:

7/2 Flying On The Turf,

9/2 Hearty Wish,

11/2 Raging Blaze,

6/1 Euromissile,

U W Brother,

10/1 Happily Friends,

14/1 Carry The Diamond,

16/1 Cigar Buddies,

Heavenly Thought,

20/1 Fortune Marbo,

Dashing Genius,

25/1 Le Plus Vite

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