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Chukyo Handicap (Class 4) (3yo+) (Course B) (Turf) Racecard

  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 1m 1f
  • Going: Good
Runners
12

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(10)
Perfect Maryknoll silk
D
Perfect Maryknoll tb
J: Jerry Chau 2
T: T P Yung
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
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%)
A winner over this trip at Sha Tin in April but form has tailed off dramatically since
049676
Age: 6
Weight: 9-9
OR: 58
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-9 tb 12/12 Smiling Time (15L) 13/1 60 44
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 7-12 tb 4/11 Nearly Fine (6L) 37/1 62 64
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-2 tb 9/12 Nearly Fine (6½L) 22/1 62 55
8 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f Y Hc 8-3 tb 6/8 Rise Brethren (8½L) 26/5 63 60
22 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 8-6 tb 7/14 Five G Patch (4½L) 15/1 63 67
1 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd/Y Hc 8-6 tb 6/12 Nordic Sky (7¾L) 66/10 63 61
2
(3)
Darci Joy silk
D
Darci Joy tb
J: Silvestre De Sousa
T: P F Yiu
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 8 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (33%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 18 in the last 14 days (0%)
Triple winner at Sha Tin; down to a good mark now and ran nicely over C&D latest; claims
544050
Age: 5
Weight: 9-7
OR: 56
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-9 tb 5/12 Legion Of Merit (2½L) 49/10 57 66
1 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-9 tb 4/13 Oscar Glory (3L) 76/10 58 64
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 8-13 tb 4/14 President's Choice (2L) 39/10 58 70
16 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 9-4 b 11/14 Turquoise Alpha (6L) 9/1 60 65
19 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 7-13 b 5/13 Secret Vision (2½L) 16/1 61 66
29 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f Fs Hc 8-4 b 12/14 Romantic Combo (15½L) 11/1 62 43
3
(8)
Smiling Time silk
CD
Smiling Time tv
J: L J Ferraris
T: Jimmy Ting
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 14 in the last 14 days (0%)
Finally opened HK account with C&D win latest; 5lb higher mark makes this tougher
156598
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 55
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-13 tv 1/12 Bright Kid (shd) 115/10 50 66
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f GF Hc 9-3 tv 5/12 Kungfumaster Panda (3L) 10/1 52 62
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 9-4 tv 6/14 President's Choice (3¼L) 31/1 53 62
16 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 9-6 tv 5/14 Turquoise Alpha (3¾L) 23/1 57 66
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f GF Hc 9-9 tv 9/14 Cordyceps Two (4¼L) 14/1 59 63
5 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 7-12 tv 8/13 Super Oasis (4¾L) 62/1 61 61
4
(5)
Ezra silk
Ezra b
J: Ruan Maia
T: A T Millard
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 21 in the last 14 days (0%)
Triple winner at Sha Tin but has less a compelling record here; opposable
508987
Age: 7
Weight: 9-1
OR: 50
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-0 b 5/14 Turquoise Alpha (2L) 19/1 51 60
23 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 9-3 b 10/14 Accelerando (4½L) 22/1 53 57
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 9-6 b 8/14 President's Choice (4½L) 28/1 55 61
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-4 b 9/14 Nunchuks (4¾L) 92/1 57 58
5 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-7 b 8/13 Tuchel (6L) 12/1 59 60
15 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd/Y Hc 8-3 b 7/12 Escape Route (5¾L) 60/1 61 59
5
(2)
Red Elysees silk
D
Red Elysees tb
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: K L Man
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Serial winner at Sha Tin but effective here; not in great form but down to a decent mark
804031
Age: 9
Weight: 8-13
OR: 48
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f GF Hc 9-1 tb 8/12 Kungfumaster Panda (5¾L) 25/1 50 54
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 9-2 tb 11/14 President's Choice (8¾L) 14/1 51 47
16 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 9-1 tb 4/14 Turquoise Alpha (3L) 30/1 52 63
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f GF Hc 9-2 tb 12/14 Cordyceps Two (7½L) 38/1 52 49
29 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 8-13 tb 3/14 Robot Warrior (2¼L) 5/1 52 62
7 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 8-9 tb 1/14 Born The Same Day (1L) 50/9 47 64
6
(4)
Wonder Years silk
C
Wonder Years tb
J: Alexis Badel
T: Douglas Whyte
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 27 in the last 14 days (4%)
Winner over 1m3f here in April; yet to prove he is equally as effective over this trip
572915
Age: 4
Weight: 8-9
OR: 44
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-8 tb 5/12 Smiling Time (3¼L) 35/1 45 55
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-8 tb 7/10 Lucky Diamond (5L) 87/10 45 49
6 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f Gd Hc 8-10 tb 2/11 Hyperion Tree (2½L) 3/1 45 57
29 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 8-6 tb 9/14 Robot Warrior (7L) 41/5 45 45
27 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f GF Hc 8-1 tb 1/12 Natural Storm (1½L) 32/5 40 55
6 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f Gd Hc 8-1 tb 5/10 Natural Storm (4¼L) 23/5 39 45
7
(1)
Circuit Elite silk
CD
Circuit Elite t
J: Angus Chung 10
T: A S Cruz
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C&D Class 5 winner in September but has made little impact from this 7lb higher mark since
971653
Age: 4
Weight: 8-8
OR: 43
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-6 tb 9/12 Smiling Time (8½L) 41/10 43 42
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f GF Hc 8-8 tb 7/12 Kungfumaster Panda (4¼L) 21/10F 43 50
21 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f GF Hc 9-4 tb 1/12 Loyal Ambition (2L) 4/1 36 56
13 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f GF Hc 9-7 tp 6/12 Amazing Boy (3L) 79/10 38 50
22 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-7 tp 5/12 Run The Table (2½L) 10/1 39 52
8 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Y Hc 9-7 tp 3/12 Cordyceps One (1¾L) 13/2 39 55
8
(7)
Red Impact silk
C
BF
Red Impact tv
J: L Hewitson
T: Jamie Richards
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
Winner over 1m at this track in middle of last year; back down to a fair mark now; claims
405428
Age: 5
Weight: 8-7
OR: 42
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-8 tv 4/12 Jade Phoenix (1¾L) 12/5F 44 52
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-8 tv 12/13 Fire Ball (6L) 24/1 44 44
1 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-12 tb1 5/10 Swot Troopers Wind (3¾L) 4/1 48 53
11 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Y Hc 8-11 t 4/11 Kyrus Unicorn (3½L) 87/10 48 52
13 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-8 t 2/12 E Legend (1¼L) 15/2 47 62
23 Mar 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd/Y Hc 8-11 8/12 Jade Phoenix (6¼L) 69/10 49 55
9
(6)
Chater Pins silk
Chater Pins
J: Matthew Chadwick
T: David A Hayes
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 26 in the last 14 days (4%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (0%)
Long-term local maiden; has been running well over C&D of late; place claims once again
433039
Age: 7
Weight: 8-6
OR: 41
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-6 4/12 Smiling Time (2L) 11/1 43 55
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f GF Hc 8-7 3/12 Kungfumaster Panda (2L) 9/1 42 53
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 8-7 3/14 President's Choice (1¾L) 27/1 42 54
16 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 8-7 14/14 Turquoise Alpha (70L) 10/1 44 -
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f GF Hc 8-7 3/14 Cordyceps Two (¾L) 31/1 43 54
8 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Y Hc 8-4 9/12 Lucky Diamond (3L) 79/10 43 49
10
(9)
Management Folks silk
Management Folks b
J: Jye McNeil
T: D J Hall
Remains unexposed after just five starts but has yet to finish in the frame; more needed
80780
Age: 4
Weight: 8-6
OR: 41
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-4 b1 8/12 Smiling Time (7L) 39/1 43 45
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-12 11/13 Bundle Of Charm (10½L) 155/1 48 39
8 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Y Hc 8-11 7/12 Excellent Peers (7½L) 117/1 50 44
22 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-13 8/14 Wide Blue Yonder (5L) 100/1 52 52
27 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-13 10/12 Xponential (7¼L) 147/1 52 44
11
(12)
Murray's Partners silk
CD
C
Murray's Partners v
J: C Victor Wong 5
T: C H Yip
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C
4 x Course Winner - Won 4 times before at this course
C&D winner in 2020 but mixed returns recently; hard to fancy after poor showing latest
036375
Age: 7
Weight: 8-6
OR: 41
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-5 v 13/13 Yes We Can (29L) 20/1 41 -
16 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 9-4 v 3/13 Regency Master (¾L) 23/5F 40 59
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-0 6/10 Lucky Diamond (4¼L) 11/1 42 47
16 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 8-6 3/14 Turquoise Alpha (1½L) 20/1 43 57
8 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Y Hc 8-6 v 7/12 Lucky Diamond (2¼L) 10/1 45 52
16 Apr 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 8-3 v 5/14 Perfect Maryknoll (3L) 115/1 47 54
12
(11)
Perfect To Great silk
Perfect To Great t
J: C Y Ho
T: C Fownes
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
0-27 in HK but is unquestionably on a decent mark; third over 1m here latest; place claims
378055
Age: 6
Weight: 8-6
OR: 41
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-7 t 3/12 Legion Of Merit (1¼L) 9/1 41 53
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-6 t 7/11 Seaweed Fortune (3¼L) 12/1 43 51
11 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-8 t 8/14 Eternal Bloom (4¾L) 60/1 45 46
28 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-13 t 10/11 Baby (5¾L) 9/1 49 50
8 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Y Hc 8-12 t 5/11 Sun Of Makfi (3¼L) 12/1 50 59
25 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-13 t 5/11 Toycoon (3¼L) 10/1 52 59
13
(13)
Great Brilliant silk
Great Brilliant b
T: Y S Tsui
Ex-Irish; unplaced all local starts and beat few home over C&D latest; more needed
00000-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 50
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-6 b1 11/12 Legion Of Merit (8¾L) 69/1 54 49
25 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-6 11/12 Star Contact (9½L) 141/1 57 44
16 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-7 13/14 Never Too Soon (16L) 106/1 62 35
12 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-5 13/14 Keefy (16½L) 236/1 64 35
22 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-7 13/13 Star Brite (11½L) 160/1 65 39
30 Aug 21 Ros Roscommon 7.5f Gd Hc 9-1 1/10 Big Baby Bull (3¼L) 5/1 77 93
14
(14)
Kungfumaster Panda silk
CD
C
Kungfumaster Panda tb
T: P C Ng
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 5 wins from 18 in the last 14 days (28%)
C&D winner two starts ago but well held latest; looks to be on a stiff mark
013402
Age: 8
Weight: 9-7
OR: 56
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-5 tb 10/12 Smiling Time (11½L) 43/10 56 48
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f GF Hc 9-1 tb 1/12 Owners' Star (1¾L) 41/10 50 66
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-12 tb 3/11 Seaweed Fortune (1L) 68/10 49 62
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-0 tb 4/12 Amazing Boy (2¾L) 13/1 49 62
28 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-12 tb 10/11 Cordyceps One (7L) 15/1 49 47
8 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Y Hc 8-11 tb 2/11 Sun Of Makfi (2¾L) 29/1 49 59
Verdict

The vote goes to DARCI JOY, who is back below his last winning mark and was an encouraging fifth over C&D last month.

Verdict silk image
Darci Joy

Betting Forecast:

4/1 Darci Joy,

Red Impact,

6/1 Smiling Time,

Chater Pins,

8/1 Circuit Elite,

Perfect To Great,

14/1 Red Elysees,

Wonder Years,

16/1 Perfect Maryknoll,

Murray's Partners,

20/1 Management Folks,

25/1 Ezra

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