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Orchid Handicap (Class 5) (3yo+) (Dirt) Racecard

  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 6f
  • Going: Standard
Runners
12

Type
All Weather

Surface
Dirt

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(8)
Loriz silk
D
Loriz b
J: C Y Ho
T: P F Yiu
D
4 x Distance Winner - Won 4 times before at this distance
Has modest strike-rate in recent years but ran well when dropped to this grade this month
4-7043
Age: 7
Weight: 9-9
OR: 40
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Jan 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-9 b 4/12 Alloy King (1¼L) 43/10 40 55
18 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-7 7/12 Shining Fortune (4¼L) 55/1 42 42
30 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-7 11/12 Rattan Kingdom (6½L) 14/1 44 41
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-9 4/12 Jumbo Legend (1¾L) 63/10 45 51
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-9 3/12 Sugar Sugar (1L) 5/1 45 54
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-10 7/12 Hercules (3L) 7/2 46 53
2
(1)
Colourful Prince silk
Colourful Prince t
J: L Hewitson
T: Douglas Whyte
Placed in higher-grade C&D event in October and well drawn to attack today; big player
-38539
Age: 5
Weight: 9-5
OR: 36
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-9 tb 3/12 G One Excellent (1½L) 5/1 36 49
4 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-7 ht 8/12 The Multiplier (6½L) 4/1 38 38
23 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-3 ht 5/12 Amazing Rocky (3¼L) 30/1 40 45
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 7-8 ht 3/12 Fiery Diamond (4¼L) 49/10 41 38
5 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-2 ht 9/12 Sight Hero (3½L) 30/1 42 46
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-8 ht1 4/8 California Vanes (1½L) 79/10 42 47
3
(12)
Touch Faith silk
CD
D
Touch Faith e/s
J: Zac Purton
T: J Size
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Drawn on the outside today but goes well on dirt and Zac Purton is booked
-98940
Age: 5
Weight: 9-5
OR: 36
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-8 9/12 Telecom Missile (4¾L) 26/1 38 36
7 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-9 8/12 Hearty Wish (3L) 12/1 40 42
9 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-6 9/12 Island Surprise (4¾L) 27/1 42 42
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-7 e/s 4/12 Fiery Diamond (5L) 18/1 44 39
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-8 12/12 Sugar Sugar (8½L) 11/1 44 29
13 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-8 2/12 Sugar Sugar (2L) 25/1 44 55
4
(7)
Treasure Of Field silk
Treasure Of Field tb
J: Antoine Hamelin
T: Jimmy Ting
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
15-race maiden; unexposed on this surface but others have more pressing claims
-98202
Age: 5
Weight: 9-3
OR: 34
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-0 tb 9/12 G One Excellent (4½L) 26/1 36 38
30 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-6 tb 8/12 Tronic Mighty (5L) 17/1 37 41
1 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-6 tb 2/12 Sunny And Gold (1½L) 15/2 38 57
15 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd/Y Hc 9-5 tb 12/14 Mission Smart (10L) 14/1 38 23
13 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-4 tb 2/12 Above All (shd) 22/1 36 54
30 Mar 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-6 tb 9/12 Masterwork (5¾L) 55/1 38 35
5
(9)
Golden Mission silk
CD
D
Golden Mission tb
J: Silvestre De Sousa
T: C W Chang
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 15 in the last 14 days (0%)
Holds no secrets from the handicapper but gave good account over C&D last month
461061
Age: 7
Weight: 9-1
OR: 32
Days: 48
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-1 tb 4/12 The Multiplier (3½L) 16/1 32 42
23 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-1 tb 6/14 El Jefe (5¼L) 12/1 32 41
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-10 tb 1/14 Moon Peaks (¾L) 67/10 27 46
4 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-8 b 11/12 Touch Faith (12½L) 71/10 27 1
30 Mar 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-9 b 6/12 Masterwork (3½L) 4/1 27 30
27 Feb 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-3 b 1/12 Masterwork (1¼L) 61/10 22 34
6
(11)
Aca Power silk
BF
Aca Power p
J: Hugh Bowman
T: D J Hall
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Second over C&D in October and pretty consistent on turf since; in the mix
5-4520
Age: 6
Weight: 9-0
OR: 31
Days: 6
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-3 h 5/13 Asian One (3½L) 27/10F 33 41
21 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-4 h 4/12 Flying On The Turf (5¼L) 21/1 35 36
27 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-4 h 5/14 Chiu Chow Brother (3L) 13/1 35 43
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
7
(4)
Gold Comet silk
C
Gold Comet b
J: V Borges
T: C H Yip
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Seemingly back in good form when staying-on second over C&D last month
-20000
Age: 6
Weight: 9-0
OR: 31
Days: 48
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-0 b 2/12 The Multiplier (3¼L) 20/1 31 41
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f St Hc 9-9 b 13/14 Jubilation (18½L) 24/1 35 15
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-1 h1 14/14 Sunny Baby (14L) 64/1 38 19
16 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-10 v 14/14 Singapore Spirit (10½L) 110/1 47 34
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 9-6 v1 13/14 Blotting Paper (19L) 38/1 52 24
8 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Y Hc 9-4 b 11/11 Sun Of Makfi (19½L) 40/1 56 27
8
(2)
Handsome Guys silk
Handsome Guys t
J: K H Alfred Chan 5
T: C Fownes
Ran poorly last time but was placed off 3lb higher over C&D in October and has good draw
-05337
Age: 5
Weight: 8-11
OR: 28
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-13 t 11/12 Flying On The Turf (11L) 11/2 30 12
7 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-0 t 5/12 Hearty Wish (2¼L) 78/10 31 36
27 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-9 t 3/14 Chiu Chow Brother (2L) 13/1 31 42
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
9
(6)
Steel Win silk
CD
Steel Win tv
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: K L Man
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 30 in the last 14 days (0%)
Well down the field on last two outings and remains without a win since 2021
0-0880
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
OR: 27
Days: 13
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-3 tv 12/14 Daily Beauty (9L) 10/1 30 22
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-2 tv 11/12 Happy Fat Cat (13½L) 61/10 33 7
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-2 tv 8/12 Star Of Wuyi (1¾L) 20/1 33 46
1 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-6 tv 8/12 M M Johnny (3½L) 18/1 36 39
5 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-6 11/12 Telecom Missile (8½L) 41/10 39 23
18 May 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 7-11 11/12 Charming Steed (6¾L) 66/1 41 31
10
(5)
Super Class silk
Super Class he
J: Karis Teetan
T: A T Millard
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 36 in the last 14 days (3%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 15 in the last 14 days (0%)
Unplaced all 11 starts and needs to find some improvement from somewhere
-06087
Age: 4
Weight: 8-7
OR: 24
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-8 he 11/12 G One Excellent (7¾L) 57/1 27 17
4 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-13 he1 6/12 The Multiplier (5¾L) 33/1 30 32
6 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-12 b 12/12 Smart Leader (16½L) 26/1 34 3
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-4 b 8/12 Gold Gold Baby (7¼L) 11/1 36 31
6 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-2 7/10 Momentum Galaxy (6½L) 36/1 41 33
28 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-7 12/12 Dragon Kingdom (9L) 41/1 44 30
11
(10)
Fortune Marbo silk
Fortune Marbo t
J: Jerry Chau 2
T: T P Yung
Placed over 7f on turf this month and has impressed in C&D trials; official dirt debut
3-0000
Age: 4
Weight: 8-8
OR: 23
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-6 t 3/14 Divine Era (5½L) 10/1 23 37
16 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-7 t 11/12 Happily Friends (5¾L) 81/10 26 26
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
12
(3)
Nobody Knows silk
Nobody Knows
J: H T Mo 2
T: L Ho
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 15 in the last 14 days (0%)
13-race maiden who has struggled to get competitive this season
-00000
Age: 4
Weight: 8-3
OR: 20
Days: 48
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-2 12/12 The Multiplier (16L) 73/1 21 -
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-6 v1 12/12 Diamond Soars (12L) 28/1 25 -
5 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-8 p 11/12 Sunny And Gold (6¼L) 101/1 28 23
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-11 14/14 Winwin Thirtythree (19L) 88/1 31 6
6 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-3 11/11 Go For Tea (21L) 68/1 36 10
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-5 12/14 Blotting Paper (18L) 93/1 39 14
13
(13)
Shanghai Power silk
Shanghai Power b
T: Y S Tsui
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 12 in the last 14 days (0%)
Recent turf form is uninspiring and he finished last over C&D on sole previous dirt start
0-9500
Age: 6
Weight: 9-2
OR: 33
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-13 b 10/14 Divine Era (13½L) 111/1 35 26
30 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-6 b 9/12 Tronic Mighty (6½L) 9/1 37 36
12 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-6 b 5/12 Star Of Wuyi (¾L) 18/1 37 53
14 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-7 b 10/12 Gold Gold Baby (9L) 69/10 39 28
10 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-6 b 12/14 Flying Mighty (8¾L) 41/1 39 38
1 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f GF Hc 9-7 b 4/12 Sunny And Gold (3½L) 2/1F 39 50
14
(14)
Chiron silk
Chiron tp
T: David A Hayes
Hasn't fired this season and needs to up his game
7-0592
Age: 5
Weight: 9-5
OR: 36
Days: 6
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-7 tp 7/14 Fighting Star (4L) 11/1 38 42
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-8 tp 10/10 Yes We Can (26L) 12/1 40 -
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-2 tp 5/8 Quadruple Double (5¼L) 16/1 41 41
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-10 tp 9/14 Blotting Paper (7½L) 71/10 42 40
29 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-2 tp 2/14 Gracylove (1¼L) 32/1 41 51
4 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-2 tp 2/12 Spontaneous (2¾L) 28/1 40 48
Verdict

The most interesting runner is FORTUNE MARBO, who has impressed in C&D trials and now makes his official dirt debut.

Verdict silk image
Fortune Marbo

Betting Forecast:

4/1 Colourful Prince,

Aca Power,

5/1 Fortune Marbo,

6/1 Handsome Guys,

7/1 Loriz,

8/1 Golden Mission,

Gold Comet,

12/1 Touch Faith,

25/1 Treasure Of Field,

33/1 Steel Win,

Super Class,

100/1 Nobody Knows

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