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Ngau Tau Kok Handicap (Div I) (Class 4) (3yo+) (Course C) (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
(9)
Lucky Gold silk
Lucky Gold b
J: C Y Ho
T: K W Lui
HK maiden but has gone close off higher marks; new trip could unlock further improvement
667268
Age: 5
Weight: 9-9
OR: 58
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-6 b 6/12 Street Scream (4½L) 14/1 60 62
1 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-5 b 6/14 Amazing Victory (4½L) 20/1 62 66
11 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-5 hb 7/14 Gallant Crown (2¾L) 40/1 62 70
16 Apr 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-7 hb 2/13 Unicornbaby (shd) 53/10 60 72
27 Mar 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-2 hb 6/9 Super Dynamite (3L) 35/1 61 66
6 Mar 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-6 hb 8/12 Leading Fortune (3½L) 84/1 63 66
2
(8)
Big Two silk
CD
Big Two h
J: L Hewitson
T: Douglas Whyte
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C&D winner on final start of last season but has struggled since; more needed
691322
Age: 5
Weight: 9-8
OR: 57
Days: 49
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-6 h 6/9 Noble Steed (4¾L) 6/1 57 60
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-8 h 9/12 Amazing Boy (6½L) 7/2F 57 62
6 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-0 h 1/12 Free Foal (1½L) 41/20F 51 65
11 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Y Hc 8-13 h 3/11 Kyrus Unicorn (½L) 9/10F 50 61
20 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-10 h 2/11 Packing Famous (½L) 6/5F 49 61
16 Mar 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-8 h 2/12 Universal Go Go (nk) 41/10 47 60
3
(5)
Sparky Star silk
Sparky Star b
J: Zac Purton
T: T P Yung
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 9 wins from 28 in the last 14 days (32%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 18 in the last 14 days (0%)
Won a 7f event at Sha Tin in May and has placed over C&D; not ruled out under Zac Purton
765631
Age: 7
Weight: 9-6
OR: 55
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-5 b 7/14 Young Victory (2¼L) 14/1 56 62
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-11 b 6/13 Fire Ball (2L) 15/1 57 68
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-8 b 5/12 Amazing Boy (4L) 39/10 57 67
28 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-9 b 6/12 Dragon Kingdom (2½L) 69/10 57 64
12 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-6 b 3/14 All Riches (2¾L) 59/10 57 66
15 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd/Y Hc 8-11 b 1/14 Circuit Mighty (2½L) 127/20 50 70
4
(3)
Red Brick Fighter silk
CD
C
Red Brick Fighter b
J: Hugh Bowman
T: D J Hall
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C
3 x Course Winner - Won 3 times before at this course
Below form since winning two out of three in April/May; likely needs a drop in the weights
688151
Age: 7
Weight: 9-3
OR: 52
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-11 b 6/14 One Voice (2L) 36/1 53 63
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-3 b 8/12 Sugar Sugar (4L) 35/1 53 53
22 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-11 b 8/12 Bulletproof (4¼L) 11/1 53 57
25 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-8 b 1/11 Fearless Fire (1½L) 5/1 47 64
7 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-8 b 5/14 Erimo (2¼L) 18/5 47 53
16 Apr 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-5 b 1/14 Amazing News (2½L) 17/5 39 63
5
(2)
Happy Angel silk
D
Happy Angel b
J: Jerry Chau 2
T: P C Ng
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 19 in the last 14 days (0%)
Stable debut; 0-10 in HK but handicapper has given him a chance ahead of seasonal debut
686086
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 50
Days: 148
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-4 b 6/11 Baby (2½L) 17/2 54 62
29 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 9-4 b1 8/14 Robot Warrior (5¼L) 30/1 57 61
11 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Y Hc 9-7 p 6/11 Nimble Nimbus (11½L) 32/1 60 54
24 Apr 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-5 p 11/11 Charity Grace (9L) 72/1 63 58
16 Apr 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-1 p 8/11 So We Joy (5½L) 67/1 65 64
3 Apr 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-12 p 6/10 Precise Express (3¼L) 54/1 67 69
6
(7)
Fire Ball silk
C
Fire Ball
J: Harry Bentley
T: C H Yip
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
Course winner who won over 7f at Sha Tin latest; 5lb higher now but claims if staying trip
162570
Age: 6
Weight: 8-13
OR: 48
Days: 45
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-7 1/13 Wide Blue Yonder (shd) 10/1 43 60
25 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-6 6/12 Star Contact (4½L) 9/1 43 44
16 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-6 2/14 HK Dragon (¾L) 8/1 43 54
28 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-8 t 5/12 Kokushi Musou (4L) 61/10 45 50
25 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-9 t 7/11 Excellent Peers (4½L) 10/1 47 47
13 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-8 t 11/12 Smiling City (8¼L) 28/1 49 43
7
(1)
V Chevaliers silk
CD
V Chevaliers tb
J: Jye McNeil
T: K L Man
CD
4 x C&D Winner - Won 4 times before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 17 in the last 14 days (0%)
Now 7lb lower then when winning over C&D in January but form has tailed off since
980080
Age: 8
Weight: 8-13
OR: 48
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-13 tb 9/12 Exceptional Nice (4¼L) 57/1 50 55
21 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-1 htb 8/9 Yee Cheong Warrior (4¾L) 13/1 52 57
10 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-4 htb 12/14 Woodfire Bro (12L) 89/1 55 41
1 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-7 htb 10/10 Swot Troopers Wind (13½L) 20/1 57 40
11 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Y Hc 9-6 htb 8/11 Nimble Nimbus (21L) 44/1 59 31
13 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-4 htb 11/12 Nearly Fine (6¾L) 32/1 60 63
8
(12)
Baebae Tsoi silk
Baebae Tsoi tp
J: Angus Chung 10
T: F C Lor
Won over 7f in September and placed since; claims if stamina holds out but poorly drawn
310009
Age: 5
Weight: 8-12
OR: 47
Days: 38
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-8 tp 3/14 Stunning Impact (3¼L) 7/1 47 53
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-4 tp 1/13 On Excel Star (1¼L) 228/10 41 56
13 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-6 tb1 12/12 Smiling City (23L) 17/1 44 -
12 Mar 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-9 tp 14/14 Brilliant Way (12½L) 28/1 47 24
12 Feb 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-11 tp 10/12 Right Honourable (3¾L) 71/10 49 50
23 Jan 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-10 tp 9/14 Pins Prince (3¼L) 57/10 51 53
9
(10)
Smoothies silk
Smoothies tb
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: C S Shum
On a good mark and suited by conditions but is on a very long losing run
666690
Age: 7
Weight: 8-10
OR: 45
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-9 tb 6/12 Royal Pride (3½L) 25/1 47 52
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-13 tb 6/12 Legion Of Merit (3L) 13/1 49 57
1 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-0 tb 6/13 Oscar Glory (3½L) 33/1 51 56
25 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 9-3 tb 6/9 Woodfire Bro (6½L) 17/1 53 53
28 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-8 tb 9/11 Cordyceps One (5¾L) 20/1 59 60
1 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-2 tb 10/11 Dr Winning (8¾L) 45/1 62 54
10
(4)
Vukan silk
D
Vukan tb
J: Ruan Maia
T: Jamie Richards
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 21 in the last 14 days (0%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 16 in the last 14 days (0%)
Dual winner at Sha Tin but held from this sort of mark in recent starts; others preferred
904190
Age: 6
Weight: 8-9
OR: 44
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-8 tb 9/14 Young Victory (3½L) 9/1 45 48
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f GF Hc 8-9 b 10/14 Cordyceps Two (4½L) 15/2 45 48
29 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 8-7 b 4/14 Robot Warrior (2½L) 23/1 46 55
7 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-7 b 1/14 Daily Beauty (½L) 123/10 40 59
13 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-4 b 9/12 Nearly Fine (5½L) 29/1 43 48
20 Mar 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-6 b 10/14 Toycoon (4½L) 9/1 45 47
11
(6)
Seatosky silk
Seatosky p
J: K C Leung
T: P F Yiu
Lightly raced and took step in right direction latest; each-way claims from handy draw
50009
Age: 4
Weight: 8-7
OR: 42
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-8 p 5/12 Jade Phoenix (3L) 81/1 44 49
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f GF Hc 8-12 10/12 Kungfumaster Panda (7L) 71/1 47 48
25 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-10 12/12 Star Contact (9¾L) 103/1 49 34
16 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-1 h 12/14 Singapore Spirit (8¼L) 40/1 52 45
19 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-2 h1 9/14 California Vanes (5¾L) 24/1 52 47
12
(11)
Concerto silk
Concerto t
J: V Borges
T: Jimmy Ting
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 12 in the last 14 days (0%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 20 in the last 14 days (0%)
Latest C&D third suggests he could win soon; plenty of positives but wide draw not ideal
30008
Age: 6
Weight: 8-6
OR: 41
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-4 t 3/12 Exceptional Nice (1½L) 86/1 41 52
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-9 tb 10/14 Indigenous Realm (7¼L) 163/1 47 40
24 Apr 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-12 tb1 12/14 Kung Fu Tea (9¾L) 260/1 50 35
23 Mar 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Y Hc 8-13 t 11/12 Triple Triple (8½L) 88/1 52 40
2 Mar 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-0 t 8/11 Lucky Archangel (5¼L) 58/1 52 48
13
(13)
Copartner Era silk
CD
D
Copartner Era b
J: Reserve
T: W Y So
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
C&D winner on final start of last term; back to form when third latest; respected
307143
Age: 7
Weight: 9-9
OR: 58
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-6 b 3/12 Rainbow Light (hd) 54/10 56 64
16 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-5 b 11/14 Sweet Encounter (5½L) 28/1 56 53
1 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-5 b 7/14 Perfect Peach (3¾L) 16/1 56 61
20 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-12 b 1/12 Reach Goal (1L) 43/10 51 64
3 Apr 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-12 b 4/14 Dragon Pride (2L) 19/1 51 56
6 Mar 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-13 b 3/14 Free Foal (3L) 9/1 52 59
14
(14)
Fearless Fire silk
CD
C
Fearless Fire
J: Reserve
T: David A Hayes
CD
4 x C&D Winner - Won 4 times before on this course at this distance
C
6 x Course Winner - Won 6 times before at this course
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 26 in the last 14 days (4%)
Multiple winner in his time but not the force of old; finished last over C&D latest
067002
Age: 8
Weight: 9-3
OR: 52
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-3 12/12 Exceptional Nice (6¾L) 33/1 54 53
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-5 6/11 Seaweed Fortune (3L) 16/1 56 65
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-9 7/12 Amazing Boy (5L) 15/1 58 67
6 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-7 10/12 Big Two (4¾L) 49/1 60 63
22 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-7 10/12 Bulletproof (6L) 12/1 60 60
25 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-7 2/11 Red Brick Fighter (1½L) 31/5 60 74
Verdict

A competitive contest can go to LUCKY GOLD, who has yet to win in Hong Kong but is on an appealing mark if handling the longer trip.

Verdict silk image
Lucky Gold

Betting Forecast:

3/1 Sparky Star,

6/1 Lucky Gold,

Fire Ball,

8/1 Big Two,

Baebae Tsoi,

Seatosky,

9/1 Concerto,

12/1 Happy Angel,

14/1 Smoothies,

16/1 Red Brick Fighter,

20/1 Vukan,

25/1 V Chevaliers

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