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Kwun Tong Handicap (Class 3) (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)
Spirited Express silk
Spirited Express b
J: Hugh Bowman
T: P F Yiu
0-5 in Hong Kong but has shown some significant promise; drops in grade today
79530-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-9
OR: 80
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-1 b 7/8 Kings Shield (3L) 15/1 83 85
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-8 b 9/14 Packing Victory (3½L) 20/1 84 86
11 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-7 b 5/11 Good Luck Friend (2L) 66/10 82 84
10 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-7 b 3/12 Beauty Charge (¾L) 38/1 80 87
19 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-7 b 13/14 Eight Trigrams (14½L) 20/1 80 45
7 Nov 20 Ric Riccarton Park 8f Gd 3yG1 8-13 tb 6/11 Aegon (3¾L) 9/5J - -
2
(1)
Red Majesty silk
CD
Red Majesty tb
J: K H Alfred Chan 5
T: David A Hayes
CD
8 x C&D Winner - Won 8 times before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 26 in the last 14 days (4%)
Eight C&D wins since April 2021 but finished last off today's career-high mark a week ago
018007
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 77
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-9 tb 12/12 Winning Dragon (13½L) 36/1 77 58
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-3 tb 1/10 Zone D (1¾L) 26/1 70 84
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 9-3 tb 8/13 Handsome Twelve (9¼L) 81/1 72 65
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-4 tb 10/12 Nearly Fine (7L) 41/1 73 65
28 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-5 tb 11/12 My Ecstatic (11½L) 41/1 74 64
1 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-3 tb 7/9 Packing Award (3¾L) 37/10 74 78
3
(12)
Dynamic Spirit silk
D
Dynamic Spirit t
J: C Y Ho
T: C S Shum
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Distance Specialist - 2 wins from 3 starts at this distance (67%)
Finished well for fourth over 6f here last month and today's return to 1m is sure to suit
408-12
Age: 4
Weight: 9-4
OR: 75
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-9 t 4/9 Street Scream (4½L) 50/1 76 80
25 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-8 t 14/14 Tuchel (11½L) 58/1 78 61
11 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-9 t 8/13 Oriental Smoke (5¾L) 77/1 78 76
4 Sep 21 Sao Cidade Jardim 8f GS 3yG1 9-0 t 1/12 Olympic Ludwig (6¼L) 11/10F - -
27 Jun 21 Gav Gavea 8f Hy 2yG1 8-11 t 2/13 Oceano Azul (3¾L) 31/10 - -
6 Jun 21 Gav Gavea 8f Hy 2yG1 8-11 t 1/6 Iene Fortune (1¾L) 26/5 - -
4
(5)
Zone D silk
CD
Zone D het
J: Zac Purton
T: J Size
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 9 wins from 28 in the last 14 days (32%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 35 in the last 14 days (3%)
Consistent and steadily progressive 5yo; second over C&D last month; likely contender
255411
Age: 5
Weight: 9-4
OR: 75
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-7 het 2/10 Red Majesty (1¾L) 33/10 74 84
5 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-7 het 5/9 Nimble Nimbus (3½L) 6/1 75 80
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-6 het 5/12 Nearly Fine (3L) 73/10 75 78
23 Mar 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Y Hc 9-4 het 4/12 Packing Award (2L) 9/1 75 84
2 Mar 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-11 het 1/9 Viva Hunter (shd) 13/10F 69 83
6 Feb 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-5 het 1/12 Soulmate (1¼L) 27/20F 63 76
5
(4)
En Pointe silk
En Pointe p
J: Jerry Chau 2
T: F C Lor
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 19 in the last 14 days (0%)
Did very well in early part of this year but his improvement has levelled off now
997313
Age: 5
Weight: 9-1
OR: 72
Days: 38
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-7 p 9/14 Happy Daily (3¼L) 10/1 73 74
19 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-1 p 9/13 Sauvestre (5½L) 53/10 73 71
1 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-1 p 7/11 Dr Winning (2½L) 26/5 73 79
1 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd/Y Hc 9-0 p 3/9 Galaxy Witness (4L) 33/10 73 74
3 Apr 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-10 p 1/9 Royal Bomb (1½L) 2/1F 66 83
6 Mar 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-7 p 3/14 Galaxy Witness (1½L) 27/10 65 71
6
(11)
Majestic Victory silk
D
Majestic Victory t
J: Angus Chung 10
T: A S Cruz
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Not at best last time but went close over C&D on first two starts this season
623970
Age: 6
Weight: 8-11
OR: 68
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-1 t 6/10 Red Majesty (3½L) 69/10 68 74
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-11 t 2/10 Comet Splendido (hd) 54/10 66 78
21 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-8 t 3/9 The Anomaly (½L) 18/1 65 77
22 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-8 t 9/12 Nothing New (7½L) 34/1 67 62
5 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-11 t 7/13 Super Oasis (4½L) 31/1 69 70
11 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Y Hc 8-12 t 12/12 Tianchi Monster (8¼L) 74/10 71 66
7
(2)
Dr Winning silk
CD
Dr Winning t
J: Silvestre De Sousa
T: J Size
CD
3 x C&D Winner - Won 3 times before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 35 in the last 14 days (3%)
Triple C&D winner last season but on a tough mark now; others preferred
001660
Age: 5
Weight: 8-9
OR: 66
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-9 et 10/13 Chancheng Prince (10½L) 58/1 66 57
22 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-7 t 12/12 Nothing New (9L) 14/1 66 57
1 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-3 t 1/11 Nimble Nimbus (hd) 36/1 61 73
25 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-6 t 6/8 My Ecstatic (3L) 71/10 63 69
11 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Y Hc 8-5 t 6/12 Tianchi Monster (4¼L) 15/1 64 67
20 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-7 t 10/11 Gorytus (5L) 61/10 66 65
8
(7)
Jade Phoenix silk
CD
Jade Phoenix tp
J: K C Leung
T: F C Lor
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
Gained hard-fought C&D win last month but looks vulnerable in this higher grade
136200
Age: 6
Weight: 8-7
OR: 64
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-9 tp 1/12 Turin Warrior (shd) 148/10 59 71
5 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-9 tp 3/9 Noble Steed (3¾L) 13/1 60 65
21 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-9 tp 6/9 Yee Cheong Warrior (3¼L) 59/10 60 68
28 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-9 tp 2/11 Cordyceps One (1L) 28/1 60 72
25 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-7 tp 11/11 Toycoon (14L) 14/1 60 43
20 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-7 tp 10/12 Copartner Era (6¼L) 12/5F 60 59
9
(8)
Storm Legend silk
BF
Storm Legend p 1
J: Jye McNeil
T: C Fownes
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 17 in the last 14 days (0%)
Placed twice over C&D last month and remains on a workable mark
326052
Age: 4
Weight: 8-7
OR: 64
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-9 3/12 Amazing One Plus (¾L) 11/5F 64 74
5 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-9 2/9 Nimble Nimbus (1L) 27/10 63 73
21 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-7 6/9 The Anomaly (1¾L) 29/10F 64 74
11 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-8 10/14 Gallant Crown (3½L) 20/1 65 70
16 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-10 5/14 Encountered (4¾L) 10/1 66 68
28 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-11 2/12 My Ecstatic (2¼L) 9/1 66 77
10
(6)
Exceptional Nice silk
CD
Exceptional Nice t
J: L Hewitson
T: W Y So
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Belatedly opened HK account over C&D last month; up in grade today but still considered
109085
Age: 7
Weight: 8-4
OR: 61
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-4 t 1/12 My Intelligent (1½L) 42/10 55 69
19 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-3 tb 13/13 Secret Vision (10½L) 68/1 60 47
29 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f Fs Hc 8-3 tb 9/14 Romantic Combo (8¾L) 11/1 62 57
20 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f Gd Hc 8-7 tb 10/11 Blastoise (27+L) 15/1 64 -
6 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-9 tb 8/9 Prime Minister (4¾L) 9/1 66 67
9 Mar 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-8 tb 5/12 King's Capital (1¾L) 12/5F 67 71
11
(10)
Keen Unity silk
D
Keen Unity tb
J: Matthew Chadwick
T: A T Millard
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Promising HK debut over 6f in July but finished last over C&D last month; hard to predict
04-144
Age: 3
Weight: 8-4
OR: 61
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-8 b1 10/10 Comet Splendido (5¼L) 11/1 63 66
1 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Y/Sft Hc 8-10 4/12 Power Koepp (5L) 46/1 63 69
22 Oct 21 Dun Dundalk (AW) 8f St 2yMd 9-2 1/14 Alaroos (1½L) 4/1 81 86
16 Oct 21 Leo Leopardstown 8f Gd 2yMd 9-5 4/11 Good Heavens (6½L) 16/5 - 77
18 Sep 21 Gow Gowran Park 8f Y 2yMd 9-5 4/13 Scriptwriter (7¾L) 2/1 - 69
1 Sep 21 Gow Gowran Park 7f Gd 2yMd 9-5 2/12 Colourful Baron (1¼L) 7/2 - 83
12
(3)
Nothing Impossible silk
C
D
Nothing Impossible tp 1
J: C Victor Wong 5
T: Jamie Richards
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 16 in the last 14 days (0%)
Well down the field on both starts this season; eligible for drop in grade soon
005910
Age: 4
Weight: 8-4
OR: 61
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-10 tb 10/10 Red Majesty (6¼L) 36/1 63 63
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-7 tb1 14/14 Erimo (19½L) 28/1 64 27
6 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-8 5/9 Prime Minister (2¾L) 49/10 64 71
20 Mar 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-8 9/14 Running Glory (4½L) 43/5 65 70
2 Mar 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-7 1/12 Super Hong Kong (1¼L) 165/10 58 71
26 Jan 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF 3yHc 8-4 11/12 Leap Of Faith (6L) 81/1 61 58
13
(13)
World Famous silk
CD
C
D
World Famous b
J: Reserve
T: P F Yiu
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Class 4 C&D winner in April but hasn't fired on any of three starts this season
007582
Age: 6
Weight: 8-6
OR: 63
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-9 b 10/12 Intrepid Winner (5L) 15/1 65 68
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-11 b 12/13 Handsome Twelve (20L) 67/1 66 33
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-12 b 7/12 Nearly Fine (6¼L) 11/1 67 61
13 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f GF Hc 8-11 b 5/12 Super Oasis (3L) 13/2 67 73
22 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-8 b 8/12 Nothing New (5¼L) 31/10F 67 67
25 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-8 b 2/8 My Ecstatic (nk) 22/5 65 77
14
(14)
Incanto Prepared silk
CD
Incanto Prepared t
J: Reserve
T: W Y So
CD
5 x C&D Winner - Won 5 times before on this course at this distance
Latest run was a step back in right direction; makes stable debut from last winning mark
69700-
Age: 7
Weight: 8-11
OR: 68
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-1 t 6/10 Comet Splendido (2¾L) 26/1 70 76
21 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-1 t 9/9 The Anomaly (4¾L) 21/1 72 75
2 Mar 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-0 t 7/8 Red Majesty (7½L) 29/1 73 67
9 Feb 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-0 t 11/12 Invincible Missile (5¾L) 36/1 73 71
12 Jan 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-1 t 11/11 Cheerful Days (10L) 26/1 73 61
15 Dec 21 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-9 t 1/12 Fast Pace (nk) 50/9 68 79
Verdict

Preference is for STORM LEGEND, who was placed twice over C&D last month and might be boosted by the addition of cheekpieces today.

Verdict silk image
Storm Legend

Betting Forecast:

11/4 Zone D,

7/2 Storm Legend,

4/1 Exceptional Nice,

7/1 Majestic Victory,

10/1 Spirited Express,

12/1 Dynamic Spirit,

Jade Phoenix,

16/1 Keen Unity,

25/1 Red Majesty,

En Pointe,

33/1 Dr Winning,

50/1 Nothing Impossible

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