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Kung Hei Handicap (Div I) (Class 4) (3yo+) (Course C) (Turf) Racecard

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

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(3)
Mr Valiant silk
Mr Valiant h
J: Karis Teetan
T: A T Millard
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 16 in the last 14 days (0%)
Ended last year with two very respectable Class 3 runs and has good draw today
-64958
Age: 5
Weight: 9-9
OR: 60
Days: 48
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-8 6/12 Adios (3L) 12/1 62 65
16 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-8 4/12 Gold Marquis (3L) 22/1 63 68
1 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-11 9/11 Oriental Smoke (12L) 24/1 65 38
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Sl Hc 8-13 5/12 Super Win Dragon (8¼L) 30/1 67 57
12 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Fs Hc 8-12 h 8/12 Sunny Boy (5¼L) 9/1 70 70
1 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd/Y Hc 8-13 h 9/12 Sakewin (14L) 13/1 72 45
2
(10)
Mr Majestic silk
Mr Majestic h
J: L Hewitson
T: Douglas Whyte
Placed on HK debut in September but dropped out very tamely on last two outings
-0063/
Age: 5
Weight: 9-8
OR: 59
Days: 73
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 5f GF Hc 8-5 12/14 Ka Ying Spirit (12½L) 16/1 61 30
30 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-9 h 11/12 Street Scream (10½L) 16/1 63 47
1 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-8 h 6/10 Happy Sharing (4¼L) 10/1 63 64
11 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-8 h1 3/13 Oriental Smoke (2¾L) 13/1 63 70
3
(7)
Baby Crystal silk
Baby Crystal
J: Zac Purton
T: J Size
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 10 wins from 32 in the last 14 days (31%)
Placed over C&D on three of first four starts and a very likely contender again
2-922
Age: 4
Weight: 9-4
OR: 55
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-5 2/12 Supreme Lucky (2L) 17/5 54 66
18 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-8 9/14 Excellent Fighter (3¾L) 53/10 54 54
27 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-4 2/13 We Are Hero (4½L) 4/5F 54 64
6 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-0 2/13 Flying High (shd) 4/1 52 63
4
(6)
Brilliant Life silk
Brilliant Life b
J: Silvestre De Sousa
T: C H Yip
Second over C&D in refitted blinkers this month; player if headgear continues to help
2-8808
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 53
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-1 b 2/12 Happy Fat Cat (1¼L) 53/10 52 61
30 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-4 8/12 High Rise Soldier (4½L) 43/1 54 58
9 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-7 8/12 Super Commander (6¾L) 47/1 57 49
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-9 10/12 Fiery Diamond (10½L) 14/1 60 38
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-1 8/12 Man Star (6¾L) 40/1 65 63
11 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-7 13/13 Oriental Smoke (13½L) 37/1 62 35
5
(12)
Call Me Dandy silk
Call Me Dandy p
J: C Y Ho
T: K W Lui
Has shown promise in recent trials but is probably best watched on this official debut
Form:
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 52
Days: -
6
(5)
M Unicorn silk
M Unicorn ht
J: Harry Bentley
T: C Fownes
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 21 in the last 14 days (0%)
Brother to a dual winner at around 7f; entitled to benefit from this debut outing
Form:
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 52
Days: -
7
(9)
Rattan World silk
Rattan World tb
J: K C Leung
T: Jamie Richards
Unable to land a significant blow on recent debut here; one for further down the line
Age: 3
Weight: 9-1
OR: 52
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-1 tb1 12/14 Chilli Baba (6½L) 32/1 52 41
8
(11)
United We Stand silk
CD
C
United We Stand tv
J: Antoine Hamelin
T: P C Ng
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C
3 x Course Winner - Won 3 times before at this course
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (4%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 27 in the last 14 days (0%)
Ended last year in good form but down the field after racing too freely here recently
0-4514
Age: 6
Weight: 8-13
OR: 50
Days: 16
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-13 tv1 12/12 Compassion Super (9L) 6/1 51 33
21 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-2 tb 4/12 Howdeepisyourlove (4½L) 9/1 51 54
18 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-6 tb 5/12 Holy Power (1½L) 27/10F 51 59
4 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 7-12 tb 1/12 Golden Bull (nk) 23/10 46 59
6 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-1 tb 4/12 Brave Dreams (1¾L) 44/5 46 54
23 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 7-12 tb 4/14 Untold Riches (2½L) 58/10 47 58
9
(2)
Dragon Kingdom silk
CD
D
Dragon Kingdom
J: H T Mo 2
T: Y S Tsui
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 12 in the last 14 days (0%)
Yet to hit top gear this season and still 2lb above last winning mark
-70090
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
OR: 45
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-10 7/12 Act Of Faith (4½L) 26/1 47 47
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-12 p 12/12 Fiery Diamond (11L) 17/1 49 25
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-0 12/12 Gallant Waking (7¾L) 11/1 50 40
13 Jul 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-0 9/12 Sugar Sugar (6¾L) 11/1 50 46
10 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-2 12/12 Universal Horizon (11½L) 10/1 50 27
28 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-9 1/12 Durham Star (1L) 15/4F 43 58
10
(8)
Lucky Ruby silk
D
Lucky Ruby tb
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: K L Man
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 29 in the last 14 days (0%)
Close third on dirt last month but may not be seen to same effect now back on turf
-30527
Age: 6
Weight: 8-7
OR: 44
Days: 37
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-6 tb 3/12 Shining Fortune (nk) 46/1 43 56
12 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-6 tb 11/14 Righteous Doctrine (10L) 37/1 44 36
26 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-7 tb 5/12 Fiery Diamond (5¼L) 19/5 44 38
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-6 tb 2/8 Quadruple Double (1¼L) 11/1 43 56
10 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-10 tb 7/12 Moeraki (4L) 84/10 47 49
8 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Y Hc 8-12 tb 11/12 Excellent Peers (16L) 19/1 49 16
11
(4)
Snowalot silk
CD
Snowalot b
J: Alexis Badel
T: David A Hayes
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 28 in the last 14 days (4%)
Yet to build upon promising seasonal/stable debut but has slipped to a good mark
6-5738
Age: 5
Weight: 8-6
OR: 43
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-8 b 6/12 Happy Fat Cat (4¾L) 17/2 45 43
11 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-8 b 5/14 Mighty Stride (4½L) 34/1 47 50
23 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-10 7/14 Untold Riches (4¾L) 13/1 49 52
1 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-8 3/11 Beauty Tycoon (2¾L) 15/1 49 53
12 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-0 b1 8/12 Sweet Diamond (3¼L) 10/1 52 53
15 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd/Y Hc 9-1 11/14 Sparky Star (9¼L) 21/1 54 49
12
(1)
Soaring Tower silk
CD
Soaring Tower b
J: V Borges
T: W Y So
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 14 in the last 14 days (0%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 26 in the last 14 days (4%)
Ended 2022 with a disappointing run and is yet to add to his winning debut in 2020
-09640
Age: 6
Weight: 8-5
OR: 42
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-8 b 12/14 Compassion Spirit (8¾L) 49/1 45 36
12 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-13 b1 9/14 Dragon's Luck (6L) 22/1 47 42
1 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-8 6/11 Beauty Tycoon (5½L) 14/1 49 44
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 9-3 4/13 Bundle Of Charm (6L) 21/1 53 58
29 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-2 e/s 13/14 Phoenix Light (10L) 42/1 55 37
13 Apr 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-4 e/s 11/12 E Legend (10L) 30/1 57 50
13
(13)
Star Ascension silk
Star Ascension t
T: D J Hall
Not beaten far on any of his first four Hong Kong starts and has each-way claims at least
5-675/
Age: 4
Weight: 9-7
OR: 58
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-9 5/12 Happy Fat Cat (4L) 42/10 60 61
27 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-8 6/11 Solar Winds (3½L) 31/1 62 70
12 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-12 7/14 Phoenix Light (3¾L) 47/1 64 62
23 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 5f GF Hc 8-8 5/12 Superb Boy (3½L) 41/1 64 63
7 Mar 21 Cnb Canberra 6f Gd 2yG3 8-11 6/9 Kalashnikov (2½L) 17/5 - 91
17 Feb 21 Kns Kensington 5.5f Sft 2y 9-0 1/10 Syracuse (1½L) 5/1 - -
14
(14)
Goal Oriented silk
Goal Oriented t
T: Jimmy Ting
Never looked dangerous when eighth over C&D on last month's debut
-8
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 52
Days: 51
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 9-0 t 8/12 United We Stand (8¾L) 145/1 52 37
Verdict

The suggestion is MR VALIANT, who has held his own from tough draws in higher-grade races on his last couple of outings.

Verdict silk image
Mr Valiant

Betting Forecast:

2/1 Baby Crystal,

4/1 Brilliant Life,

11/2 Mr Valiant,

7/1 Snowalot,

10/1 Lucky Ruby,

12/1 United We Stand,

16/1 Call Me Dandy,

20/1 Mr Majestic,

M Unicorn,

Dragon Kingdom,

25/1 Soaring Tower,

50/1 Rattan World

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