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Kent Handicap (Class 4) (3yo+) (Course B+2) (Turf) Racecard

  • Distance: 1m
  • Going: Good
Runners
14

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(7)
Dragon Delight silk
Dragon Delight
J: L Hewitson
T: David A Hayes
Appreciated dip in grade when placed over 7f here last month; one to consider
39-500
Age: 4
Weight: 9-9
OR: 59
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-8 3/12 Sixth Generation (2¾L) 53/10 59 69
11 Jan 23 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-6 9/11 Encountered (9L) 16/1 61 55
18 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-8 5/12 Capital Legend (1¼L) 164/1 61 69
16 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-6 12/12 Gold Marquis (19½L) 60/1 61 14
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-8 10/12 Excellent Peers (4L) 110/1 63 64
1 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-6 10/14 Amazing Victory (5¾L) 43/1 63 64
2
(8)
Perfetto silk
CD
Perfetto
J: Hugh Bowman
T: D J Hall
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Cruised clear to open account over C&D last month, his fifth start; commands respect
12-408
Age: 4
Weight: 9-7
OR: 57
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-0 1/14 Darci Joy (2L) EvensF 48 65
8 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-12 2/14 Tamra Blitz (2L) 11/1 48 58
11 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-12 4/14 Circuit Mighty (3L) 83/1 49 53
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-1 13/14 Nunchuks (7¼L) 62/1 52 47
29 May 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-13 8/14 Phoenix Light (5¼L) 47/1 52 50
3
(12)
Oscar Glory silk
CD
Oscar Glory b
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: F C Lor
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 23 in the last 14 days (4%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 30 in the last 14 days (3%)
C&D winner in October but out of form lately and needs to turn a corner
099-77
Age: 5
Weight: 9-5
OR: 55
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-13 b 10/14 Perfetto (8½L) 89/10 57 54
21 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-7 b1 9/12 Ching (11½L) 14/1 59 47
1 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-13 v 9/14 Coming Patch (3½L) 48/10 60 65
18 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-9 v 7/14 Cheery (7L) 23/1 60 61
27 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-13 v 7/14 Accelerando (4L) 57/10 60 72
23 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 8-13 v 2/14 Accelerando (½L) 23/5 59 72
4
(4)
Sparky Star silk
C
Sparky Star b
J: Jerry Chau 2
T: T P Yung
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 23 in the last 14 days (0%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 19 in the last 14 days (0%)
Never really got involved here last month; younger rivals appeal much more
06-247
Age: 7
Weight: 9-3
OR: 53
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-2 b 11/14 Owners' Praise (6L) 38/1 55 52
15 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-4 b 6/14 Fast Buck (4L) 76/10 55 57
18 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-5 b 2/14 Kasi Farasi (1¼L) 57/10 54 66
23 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-6 b 4/12 Red Brick Fighter (3¼L) 14/5F 55 66
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
5
(1)
Darci Joy silk
CD
C
Darci Joy tb
J: Karis Teetan
T: P F Yiu
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C
3 x Course Winner - Won 3 times before at this course
Second off this reduced mark two runs ago and was denied a clear run when fifth last time
529-96
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 52
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-1 tb 5/14 Flying Mojito (1½L) 77/10 52 60
5 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-4 tb 2/14 Perfetto (2L) 41/5 52 64
8 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 9-5 tb 9/14 Nicholson Returns (6L) 21/1 54 57
4 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 9f St Hc 9-2 tb 9/14 Righteous Doctrine (4½L) 43/1 56 59
16 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-7 tb 6/12 Circuit Elite (1½L) 19/5 56 68
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-9 tb 5/12 Legion Of Merit (2½L) 49/10 57 66
6
(2)
Turquoise Alpha silk
CD
C
D
Turquoise Alpha p
J: Matthew Chadwick
T: P C Ng
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
C
3 x Course Winner - Won 3 times before at this course
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 27 in the last 14 days (4%)
C&D winner in November but subsequent form has been underwhelming; others preferred
0775-6
Age: 6
Weight: 9-1
OR: 51
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-2 p 12/14 Flying Mojito (7L) 32/1 53 49
5 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-7 p 7/14 Perfetto (6½L) 10/1 55 56
21 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-6 p 7/12 Ching (7¼L) 11/1 56 54
1 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-5 p 5/14 Coming Patch (2½L) 67/10 56 64
18 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-5 p 6/14 Cheery (6¼L) 49/10 56 58
27 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-5 hp 6/14 Accelerando (3¾L) 9/1 56 69
7
(13)
Indigenous Realm silk
C
D
Indigenous Realm t
J: Silvestre De Sousa
T: K L Man
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Suited by the move back up in trip when close third over C&D last month; shortlisted
345-07
Age: 6
Weight: 9-0
OR: 50
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-10 t 3/14 Flying Mojito (¾L) 15/1 49 59
29 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-11 t 4/14 Unpresuming (2¼L) 10/1 50 55
8 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-0 t 5/14 Tamra Blitz (4L) 52/1 52 56
12 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-7 t 14/14 Marado (13L) 15/1 53 33
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-4 ht 7/13 Fire Ball (4¼L) 14/5 54 59
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-3 ht 3/13 Baebae Tsoi (1½L) 11/1 54 65
8
(6)
Perfect To Great silk
D
BF
Perfect To Great t
J: C Y Ho
T: C Fownes
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Belatedly came good with last-gasp win in December; no threat off new mark since
0-1533
Age: 6
Weight: 8-12
OR: 48
Days: 53
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Jan 23 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-13 t 11/12 Super Baby (3¾L) 18/5F 48 51
28 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-7 t 1/11 Star Contact (shd) 43/10 43 61
14 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-7 t 5/12 Flying Silver (3¼L) 39/10 43 49
16 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-6 t 3/12 Circuit Elite (½L) 36/5 41 54
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-7 t 3/12 Legion Of Merit (1¼L) 9/1 41 53
28 Sep 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-6 t 7/11 Seaweed Fortune (3¼L) 12/1 43 51
9
(14)
Ezra silk
CD
C
Ezra b
J: L J Ferraris
T: A T Millard
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
C
3 x Course Winner - Won 3 times before at this course
Kept on for third over C&D six weeks ago but remains without a win since 2021
3-8508
Age: 7
Weight: 8-11
OR: 47
Days: 43
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-12 b 3/12 Ching (2¾L) 23/1 48 56
16 Nov 22 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-1 b 8/12 Circuit Elite (3L) 18/1 50 58
6 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-0 b 5/14 Turquoise Alpha (2L) 19/1 51 60
23 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 9-3 b 10/14 Accelerando (4½L) 22/1 53 57
18 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 9-6 b 8/14 President's Choice (4½L) 28/1 55 61
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-4 b 9/14 Nunchuks (4¾L) 92/1 57 58
10
(10)
Classic Archi silk
Classic Archi t
J: M L Yeung
T: Douglas Whyte
2-2 in France but has struggled to make an impact in eight Hong Kong starts
000-00
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
OR: 46
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-2 t 11/14 Perfetto (9L) 167/1 50 46
18 Jan 23 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-4 t 11/12 Star Contact (7¼L) 117/1 54 50
1 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-4 tb 14/14 Coming Patch (13½L) 173/1 58 41
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-6 tb 13/13 Handsome Twelve (24L) 103/1 61 21
25 Jun 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 8-11 tb 12/12 Superbella (14L) 57/1 66 48
8 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 11f Y Hc 8-10 b 8/8 Rise Brethren (13½L) 12/1 68 56
11
(9)
General Winner silk
General Winner
J: Luke Currie
T: W Y So
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 14 in the last 14 days (0%)
Both runs for new stable last month were no better than respectable; needs to raise game
86-007
Age: 5
Weight: 8-7
OR: 43
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-8 8/14 Flying Mojito (4¼L) 81/1 45 48
5 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-10 6/12 Sixth Generation (5¾L) 18/1 47 49
27 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-13 b1 12/14 Accelerando (7½L) 43/1 50 54
16 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 8-13 p 13/14 Stunning Impact (9½L) 30/1 50 39
25 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-1 p 7/12 Star Contact (5¼L) 24/1 52 51
16 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-4 p 10/14 HK Dragon (4L) 14/1 55 58
12
(5)
Bulb Prince silk
Bulb Prince ht
J: V Borges
T: C H Yip
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 11 in the last 14 days (0%)
A maiden after six starts but has shown improvement lately and looks ready for 1m
26-090
Age: 4
Weight: 8-6
OR: 42
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-4 ht 2/14 Owners' Praise (1L) 26/1 41 51
8 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-7 ht 6/14 Tamra Blitz (4L) 112/1 43 47
11 Sep 22 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-8 ht 14/14 Ka Ying Spirit (12L) 94/1 45 20
10 Jul 22 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-13 ht1 9/12 Chicken Dance (5¾L) 115/1 49 46
1 Jun 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-13 t 11/12 Pleasant Endeavor (9¼L) 37/1 52 36
23 Feb 22 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-2 12/12 Scotch Tycoon (5¾L) 24/1 52 42
13
(11)
Star Of Glory silk
CD
Star Of Glory b
J: C Victor Wong 5
T: C W Chang
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
Class 5 C&D winner last month but safely held in this higher grade since
819-69
Age: 6
Weight: 8-5
OR: 41
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 7-11 b 8/14 Super Hong Kong (7¾L) 69/10 41 40
12 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-9 b 1/14 Murray's Partners (nk) 102/10 36 53
4 Jan 23 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-0 b 9/12 Amazing News (9½L) 15/1 38 33
24 Dec 22 Sha Sha Tin 8f GF Hc 9-4 b 6/14 Boys Party (1¼L) 7/1 39 56
12 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 9-9 b 9/14 Superb Daddy (6¼L) 4/1 40 53
16 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 8-8 b 6/13 Regency Master (2½L) 13/2 40 56
14
(3)
So You Trust silk
So You Trust t
J: Harry Bentley
T: J Size
Yet to show anything more than minor promise after six runs (7f-1m)
07-000
Age: 4
Weight: 8-4
OR: 40
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-5 t 11/14 Flying Mojito (6¾L) 77/1 42 39
5 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-7 t 7/12 Sixth Generation (6L) 49/1 44 45
7 Dec 22 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-11 tb1 12/12 Fearless Fire (25L) 19/1 47 -
6 Nov 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-13 t 12/14 Young Victory (9½L) 64/1 50 36
23 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f GF Hc 9-1 t 11/14 One Voice (6¼L) 26/1 52 50
9 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-2 t 11/13 Fire Ball (6L) 54/1 52 52
15
(15)
Perfect Rock silk
Perfect Rock b
J: Reserve
T: Y S Tsui
Finished last on his first three starts (5f-6f); tries a new trip today
0-00
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
OR: 46
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Feb 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-12 b 14/14 Supreme Lucky (11L) 188/1 49 28
19 Oct 22 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-1 b1 12/12 Melbourne Hall (19L) 82/1 52 7
1 Oct 22 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-0 12/12 Big Me (10½L) 58/1 52 33
16
(16)
Dragon Kingdom silk
C
Dragon Kingdom
J: Reserve
T: Y S Tsui
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Out-of-form sprinter who has stamina to prove on this first attempt at 1m
90-700
Age: 5
Weight: 8-5
OR: 41
Days: 11
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Feb 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-6 9/12 Flying On The Turf (4¼L) 45/1 43 41
24 Jan 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-6 10/12 Baby Crystal (8½L) 43/1 45 31
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
Verdict

It's hard to be swayed from PERFETTO, who cruised clear to open his account over C&D four weeks ago and still has low mileage.

Verdict silk image
Perfetto

Betting Forecast:

5/4 Perfetto,

7/2 Bulb Prince,

5/1 Indigenous Realm,

7/1 Dragon Delight,

14/1 Darci Joy,

20/1 Perfect To Great,

Ezra,

33/1 Oscar Glory,

Sparky Star,

General Winner,

Star Of Glory,

50/1 Turquoise Alpha,

66/1 So You Trust,

100/1 Classic Archi

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