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Jackson Handicap (Class 4) (3yo+) (Course C) (Turf) Racecard

  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 1m 3f
  • Going: Good
Runners
12

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(11)
Blastoise silk
CD
C
Blastoise
J: L J Ferraris
T: A T Millard
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 15 in the last 14 days (0%)
C&D winner when 3lb higher last April; big player if he can overcome a poor draw.
-06594
Age: 7
Weight: 9-9
OR: 60
Days: 38
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 8-6 13/14 Sweet Encounter (19L) 42/1 62 34
20 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 8-10 6/11 Woodfire Bro (4¾L) 32/1 64 70
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f Gd Hc 8-11 5/10 Hit The Shot (2¼L) 15/1 65 74
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-8 9/11 Nearly Fine (9L) 11/1 67 63
16 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-12 4/14 Encountered (4½L) 64/1 68 70
8 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f Y Hc 8-10 5/8 Rise Brethren (6¾L) 26/5 68 68
2
(10)
Kungfumaster Panda silk
C
Kungfumaster Panda tb
J: Hugh Bowman
T: P C Ng
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
Multiple winner in GB/HK; bit to prove stamina-wise and in the grip of the handicapper.
6-8501
Age: 9
Weight: 9-3
OR: 54
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Jan 23 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-10 tb 6/12 Kung Fu Tea (2¼L) 19/1 55 62
24 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 9-5 tb 8/14 Bright Kid (6½L) 48/10 56 59
30 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f GF Hc 9-5 tb 5/12 Bright Kid (5½L) 68/10 56 62
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
3
(6)
Robot Warrior silk
Robot Warrior b
J: C Y Ho
T: P F Yiu
Back in better form on his last two starts; 1lb higher than his last win; not written off.
-46078
Age: 7
Weight: 9-8
OR: 59
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 9-9 b 4/14 Bright Kid (2¾L) 13/1 60 70
9 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-2 b 6/12 Intrepid Winner (2¾L) 70/1 61 69
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-3 13/13 Chancheng Prince (17½L) 83/1 63 38
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-2 b 7/11 Nearly Fine (7¾L) 36/1 64 62
21 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-7 b 8/9 The Anomaly (4¼L) 21/1 64 68
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 8-9 b 6/12 Superbella (3¾L) 63/10 64 67
4
(1)
Happy Angel silk
BF
Happy Angel b
J: Alexis Badel
T: P C Ng
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Dual British winner; being given a chance by the handicapper and is not ruled out.
7-3268
Age: 5
Weight: 8-12
OR: 49
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 9-2 b 7/14 Nicholson Returns (4¼L) 27/10F 51 58
14 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-13 b 3/12 Flying Silver (1¼L) 27/10 51 61
23 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-13 b 2/12 Red Brick Fighter (1L) 7/1 50 70
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
5
(7)
Kowloon Great silk
Kowloon Great tp
J: L Hewitson
T: C S Shum
Step back in the right direction latest; unexposed over this trip; each-way player.
-25663
Age: 6
Weight: 8-12
OR: 49
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 8-11 tp 2/14 Bright Kid (1½L) 15/1 48 61
7 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-13 tp 5/12 Fearless Fire (2½L) 74/10 49 55
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-0 tp 6/12 Smiling Time (4¾L) 17/5F 51 57
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f GF Hc 9-4 tp 6/12 Kungfumaster Panda (3¾L) 31/5 53 61
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-3 tp 3/10 Lucky Diamond (2¼L) 13/1 54 63
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 9-7 tp 14/14 President's Choice (14L) 21/1 56 40
6
(4)
Vincy silk
CD
Vincy
J: Karis Teetan
T: C H Yip
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C&D winner; has work to do to overturn form with Bright Kid, based on his last two starts.
-52348
Age: 9
Weight: 8-12
OR: 49
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 8-12 5/14 Bright Kid (3¼L) 10/1 49 58
30 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f GF Hc 8-12 2/12 Bright Kid (3¾L) 16/5F 49 61
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-11 3/12 Smiling Time (1¾L) 9/1 50 62
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-13 4/10 Lucky Diamond (2¾L) 17/1 52 60
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 9-3 8/12 Amazing Boy (5¼L) 28/1 54 62
6 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f Gd Hc 9-8 t 4/11 Hyperion Tree (3¼L) 43/5 57 68
7
(3)
Winning Steps silk
Winning Steps he
J: Silvestre De Sousa
T: P C Ng
Has stamina to prove over this far and was easily accounted for by Bright Kid latest.
-694
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
OR: 49
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 9-0 he 6/14 Bright Kid (3¾L) 51/1 51 59
7 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-2 he 9/12 Fearless Fire (7¼L) 19/1 52 47
4 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f St Hc 9-3 he1 4/14 Righteous Doctrine (1½L) 168/1 52 61
8
(2)
Amazing Boy silk
CD
C
Amazing Boy t
J: Angus Chung 10
T: C W Chang
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 13 in the last 14 days (0%)
Handicapper in control on last four starts; back on a competitive mark; interesting.
-86772
Age: 6
Weight: 8-7
OR: 44
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-9 et 8/12 Lean Hero (3¾L) 84/10 46 49
30 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f GF Hc 8-10 et 6/12 Bright Kid (5¾L) 25/1 47 52
9 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-11 t 7/12 Royal Pride (5¼L) 49/10 47 48
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-10 t 7/12 Exceptional Nice (3L) 14/1 47 54
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-9 t 2/11 Seaweed Fortune (¾L) 43/10 46 60
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f GF Hc 8-5 t 1/12 Run The Table (1½L) 56/10 40 60
9
(8)
Sunny Baby silk
C
Sunny Baby
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: David A Hayes
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 28 in the last 14 days (0%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 29 in the last 14 days (3%)
Up 6lb for this step up in trip; has stamina to prove now but enters calculations.
1-5573
Age: 5
Weight: 8-7
OR: 44
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Jan 23 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-7 1/12 Loyal Ambition (1½L) 54/10 38 52
24 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 9-8 p 5/14 Boys Party (1L) 31/10F 38 56
14 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-8 5/12 Flash Famous (2L) 13/1 39 50
27 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-8 7/14 Chiu Chow Brother (3¾L) 32/5 39 46
23 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-8 3/14 El Jefe (4¾L) 21/10F 39 49
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-1 1/14 Winwin Thirtythree (1¼L) 5/2F 33 52
10
(12)
Management Folks silk
CD
Management Folks
J: Zac Purton
T: D J Hall
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Up 6lb for C&D win (front pair clear); has wide draw to overcome but big player if he can.
-18980
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
OR: 43
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f Gd Hc 9-6 1/12 Jubilation (nk) 54/10 37 52
30 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f GF Hc 9-3 8/12 Flying Silver (4¼L) 100/1 39 52
16 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-6 b 9/12 Circuit Elite (7¼L) 48/1 41 41
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
11
(5)
Wonder Years silk
CD
Wonder Years tb
J: Antoine Hamelin
T: Douglas Whyte
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 21 in the last 14 days (0%)
C&D winner; creditable efforts behind Bright Kid on last two starts; has each-way appeal.
-33757
Age: 5
Weight: 8-5
OR: 42
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 8-5 tb 3/14 Bright Kid (1¾L) 11/1 42 54
30 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f GF Hc 8-6 tb 3/12 Bright Kid (4¾L) 17/5 43 52
16 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-9 tb 7/12 Circuit Elite (2¼L) 83/10 44 54
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
12
(9)
Flying Mighty silk
Flying Mighty tb
J: H N Jack Wong 3
T: D J Hall
1m course winner; impossible to recommend him based on recent efforts.
-00091
Age: 6
Weight: 8-5
OR: 41
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 8-8 tb 10/14 Bright Kid (10L) 51/1 45 41
30 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f GF Hc 8-5 tb 10/12 Bright Kid (12½L) 76/1 44 29
1 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-7 tb 10/13 Oscar Glory (8¼L) 34/1 44 38
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 8-7 tb 9/14 President's Choice (5½L) 13/1 44 48
10 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-6 tb 1/14 Star Of Glory (2L) 49/10 37 57
19 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 9-6 tb 7/14 Turf Brilliant (6L) 32/5 39 43
Verdict

Zac Purton prefers MANAGEMENT FOLKS to his last-time scorer Sunny Baby and he is taken to defy a 6lb rise.

Verdict silk image
Management Folks

Betting Forecast:

9/4 Management Folks,

5/1 Sunny Baby,

7/1 Blastoise,

10/1 Kowloon Great,

Amazing Boy,

Wonder Years,

12/1 Vincy,

14/1 Robot Warrior,

16/1 Kungfumaster Panda,

Happy Angel,

Winning Steps,

66/1 Flying Mighty

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