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BMW Hong Kong Derby 2024 (Conditions) (4yo) (Course A) (Turf) Racecard

  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 1m 2f
  • Going: Good
Runners
14

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(14)
Galaxy Patch silk
C
Galaxy Patch
J: Blake Shinn
T: P C Ng
C
4 x Course Winner - Won 4 times before at this course
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 4 wins from 15 in the last 14 days (27%)
Excellent second in recent 7f Group 1 but stamina must be taken on trust today
2521-1
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 103
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd G1 9-0 2/10 California Spangle (1L) 10/1 98 118
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-2 b 5/12 Nervous Witness (2¾L) 13/10F 98 104
12 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-5 b 2/13 Howdeepisyourlove (1L) 7/10F 96 104
13 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-11 b 1/9 Gummy Gummy (1½L) 1/4F 86 100
10 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-9 b 1/14 The Heir (2¾L) 21/10 76 95
19 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-13 b 1/14 The Heir (1¾L) 51/20F 69 85
2
(13)
Helios Express silk
C
Helios Express
J: Hugh Bowman
T: J Size
C
6 x Course Winner - Won 6 times before at this course
Course Specialist - 6 wins from 8 starts here (75%)
Going Specialist - 4 wins from 5 starts on this ground (80%)
Obvious contender as he bids for rare clean sweep in Hong Kong's 4yo Classic Series
111-31
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 102
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd 4y 9-0 1/14 Chancheng Glory (shd) 13/20F 102 96
4 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd 4y 9-0 1/9 Helene Feeling (1¾L) 30/100F 102 104
7 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-1 1/13 Spirited Express (2¾L) 11/10F 92 107
10 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-11 3/13 Taj Dragon (1L) 13/10F 91 99
19 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-10 1/9 Packing Treadmill (nk) 29/10 85 93
9 Jul 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 9-9 1/12 Ace One (¾L) 30/100F 77 90
3
(11)
Helene Feeling silk
C
Helene Feeling tp
J: James McDonald
T: C S Shum
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Second in Classic Mile but not quite in same form in this month's Classic Cup
623-14
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 95
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd 4y 9-0 tb1 6/14 Helios Express (4¼L) 26/5 95 87
4 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd 4y 9-0 tp 2/9 Helios Express (1¾L) 73/10 95 100
10 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd HcG3 8-5 tp 3/12 Happy Together (1½L) 7/5F 94 107
6 Dec 23 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 8-12 tp 1/12 Butterfield (½L) 7/5F 88 101
15 Nov 23 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-11 tp 4/10 Telecom Fighters (1½L) 13/5 88 96
22 Oct 23 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 8-11 t 8/14 Rising From Ashes (2L) 48/10 88 98
4
(3)
Chill Chibi silk
Chill Chibi t
J: Jerry Chau
T: C S Shum
Going Specialist - 4 wins from 7 starts on this ground (57%)
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 28 in the last 14 days (4%)
Just a respectable seventh in the Classic Cup three weeks ago; improvement required
7-3111
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 86
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd 4y 9-0 t 7/14 Helios Express (4¼L) 24/1 86 87
20 Dec 23 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-9 t 3/8 Happy Together (2L) 4/5F 86 94
29 Nov 23 Hap Happy Valley 9f Gd Hc 9-7 t 1/10 Romantic Laos (1L) 23/20F 78 90
15 Nov 23 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-13 t 1/12 Karma (¾L) 9/5F 71 84
1 Nov 23 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 8-7 t 1/12 Escape Route (2¾L) 29/4 62 77
1 Feb 23 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-1 t 1/12 Viva Popcorn (2L) 9/1 54 71
5
(12)
Ensued silk
CD
C
Ensued
J: Ryan Moore
T: J Size
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
Distance Specialist - 2 wins from 3 starts at this distance (67%)
Third in this month's Classic Cup (1m1f) and sure to be suited by today's longer trip
32-181
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 85
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd 4y 9-0 3/14 Helios Express (2¾L) 69/10 85 90
21 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 9-5 2/14 Natural Storm (nk) 19/10F 83 93
23 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 8-3 1/10 Five G Patch (1½L) 17/10F 79 92
10 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 9-7 8/14 C P Brave (9L) 17/10F 76 78
19 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 10f GF Hc 9-0 1/13 Packing Hurricane (nk) 77/20 70 85
15 Oct 23 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 8-11 1/14 Snaffles (½L) 68/10 64 81
6
(9)
Chancheng Glory silk
C
Chancheng Glory b
J: William Buick
T: K W Lui
C
5 x Course Winner - Won 5 times before at this course
Outran 51-1 odds when very close second to Helios Express in this month's Classic Cup
264-11
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 84
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd 4y 9-0 b 2/14 Helios Express (shd) 51/1 79 96
4 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd 4y 9-0 b 6/9 Helios Express (3½L) 17/1 79 96
13 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-5 b 4/14 Fallon (2¼L) 19/10F 79 84
26 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-6 b 1/14 Flamingo Trillion (¾L) 12/5F 72 84
26 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-11 b 1/14 Woodfire Bro (¾L) 41/20F 66 79
22 Oct 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-9 b 1/14 Master Hero (1¼L) 63/10 60 77
7
(10)
Massive Sovereign silk
CD
Massive Sovereign
J: Zac Purton
T: C H Yip
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 23 in the last 14 days (0%)
Created very good impression when winning C&D handicap on recent Hong Kong debut
1-1219
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 82
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 9-3 1/14 Simple Hedge (3¼L) 41/5 72 92
9 Sep 23 Leo Leopardstown 7.5f Gd Hc 9-1 p1 1/17 Dunum (1¼L) 5/1 93 105
21 May 23 Naa Naas 8f Gd 3yHc 9-12 2/11 Fort Vega (hd) 7/4F 93 99
11 Apr 23 Dun Dundalk (AW) 7f St Md 9-7 1/10 Emorcee (6L) 11/8F - 90
25 Mar 23 Cur Curragh 7f Sft/Hy Md 9-8 9/20 Shadowed (9L) 5/2F - 69
14 May 22 Nav Navan 5.5f Gd 2yMd 9-7 2/11 Harry Time (1¼L) 7/2 - 86
8
(5)
Beauty Crescent silk
Beauty Crescent t
J: Alexis Badel
T: A S Cruz
Fifth in both Classic Mile and Classic Cup but today's longer trip is a worry
552-23
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 80
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd 4y 9-0 t 5/14 Helios Express (3¾L) 58/1 80 88
4 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd 4y 9-0 tb 5/9 Helios Express (3L) 23/1 80 97
13 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-9 tb 2/14 Amazing Duck (hd) 13/5 79 91
23 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-7 tb 2/14 Leslie (1¼L) 3/1 78 89
10 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-7 tb 3/13 Chiu Chow Spirit (½L) 87/10 77 88
26 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-9 tb 6/12 I Give (2½L) 31/5 78 82
9
(7)
Speed Dragon silk
C
Speed Dragon b
J: L Hewitson
T: K W Lui
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Had excuses in both Classic Mile (fourth) and Classic Cup (ninth); not ruled out
945-10
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 80
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd 4y 9-0 b 9/14 Helios Express (5¾L) 16/1 80 84
4 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd 4y 9-0 b 4/9 Helios Express (2¾L) 21/1 76 98
13 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-2 b 5/14 Fallon (2¾L) 51/10 76 80
17 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-1 b 1/14 Beauty Fit (shd) 100/13 70 81
26 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-2 12/14 Chancheng Glory (4L) 17/1 71 73
11 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-4 5/12 Master Of Fortune (1¾L) 9/1 71 79
10
(8)
Unbelievable silk
D
Unbelievable
J: Harry Bentley
T: F C Lor
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 23 in the last 14 days (4%)
Safely held on both Hong Kong starts, latterly when eighth in Classic Cup three weeks ago
80-312
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 80
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd 4y 9-0 8/14 Helios Express (5L) 110/1 80 86
12 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-4 12/14 California Voce (9¼L) 14/1 80 70
22 Jun 23 Asc Ascot 12f Gd 23yHc 9-9 3/19 Desert Hero (1½L) 6/1 104 113
20 May 23 Nby Newbury 10f Gd 23yHc 9-5 1/14 Bold Act (nk) 9/2 99 105
21 Apr 23 Cor Cork 10f Gd/Y 3y 9-9 2/5 Alder (1½L) 2/1F - 102
4 Nov 22 Dun Dundalk (AW) 8f St 2yMd 9-5 1/10 Pivotal Revive (nk) 1/5F - 79
11
(4)
Ka Ying Generation silk
CD
Ka Ying Generation e/s
J: Andrea Atzeni
T: P C Ng
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Well down the field in the Classic Cup three weeks ago and looks up against it again today
01789-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 78
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd 4y 9-0 e/s 13/14 Helios Express (7¼L) 31/1 78 81
4 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 9-1 e/s 1/11 Simple Hedge (nk) 176/10 72 84
21 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 8-9 e/s 7/14 Natural Storm (3¼L) 30/1 73 77
13 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-0 b 8/14 Fallon (4½L) 16/1 74 74
1 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-7 b1 9/14 Fun Together (3¾L) 53/1 74 76
28 May 23 Cur Curragh 10f Gd 3yG3 9-5 p 2/6 Drumroll (shd) 22/1 83 102
12
(2)
Elliptical silk
Elliptical tb
J: Brenton Avdulla
T: C Fownes
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (0%)
Very smart when trained in Australia but soundly beaten on all five Hong Kong starts
0099-8
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 76
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd 4y 9-0 tb 11/14 Helios Express (6½L) 88/1 78 82
4 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 9-9 tb 10/11 Ka Ying Generation (8L) 10/1 80 76
21 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 9-4 t 9/14 Natural Storm (4½L) 14/1 82 83
13 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-9 t 9/14 Fallon (4¾L) 41/1 83 82
10 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-3 t 8/13 Taj Dragon (3¼L) 57/1 83 85
1 Apr 23 Ran Randwick 12f Hy 3yG1 8-13 tb 6/18 Major Beel (4¼L) 15/1 - 109
13
(6)
Simple Hedge silk
C
Simple Hedge e/s
J: Antoine Hamelin
T: J Size
C
3 x Course Winner - Won 3 times before at this course
Pretty consistent in handicaps this season but has a lot to find today
2622-3
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 76
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 9-7 v1 2/14 Massive Sovereign (3¼L) 33/10 76 89
18 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd Hc 9-0 b 6/11 Packing Hurricane (4L) 9/5F 76 80
4 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 9-3 b 2/11 Ka Ying Generation (nk) 19/10F 74 85
13 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-13 b 2/14 Fallon (1¼L) 3/1 73 80
26 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-7 b1 3/14 Chancheng Glory (1L) 59/10 73 82
10 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-3 9/13 Chiu Chow Spirit (2½L) 29/10F 73 78
14
(1)
Star Mac silk
Star Mac b
J: Karis Teetan
T: David A Hayes
Made the frame in first two legs of Hong Kong's 4yo Classic Series; place claims again
4337-3
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 74
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd 4y 9-0 b1 4/14 Helios Express (3½L) 18/1 69 89
4 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd 4y 9-0 p 3/9 Helios Express (2L) 45/1 64 99
28 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-9 p 3/14 Sweet Encounter (nk) 69/10 62 72
13 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-5 7/14 Fallon (3¾L) 67/10 63 67
17 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-8 3/14 Speed Dragon (1L) 14/1 63 72
19 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-7 11/14 Galaxy Patch (6L) 111/1 63 59
15
(15)
Fallon silk
C
Fallon tb
T: A S Cruz
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
1m handicap winner here in January but faces a very tough assignment today
071-10
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 74
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 9f Gd 4y 9-0 tb 10/14 Helios Express (5¾L) 32/1 74 84
4 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd 4y 9-0 tb 7/9 Helios Express (5L) 10/1 74 93
13 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 8-5 tb 1/14 Simple Hedge (1¼L) 145/10 65 75
26 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-9 tb1 1/14 Chateau (hd) 68/1 60 69
5 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-3 ht 11/14 Drombeg Banner (7¾L) 148/1 62 54
22 Oct 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-11 ht 10/14 Massive Action (6¼L) 117/1 64 63
16
(16)
Bravehearts silk
Bravehearts t
T: Jamie Richards
1m4f Group 1 winner in Argentina in December 2022 but yet to make an impact in Hong Kong
800-9/
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 76
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 10f Gd Hc 9-9 t 8/14 Massive Sovereign (7¼L) 141/1 78 83
12 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 8f Gd Hc 9-4 t 10/14 California Voce (6L) 86/1 80 78
21 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-5 t 10/12 Mugen (12L) 158/1 86 68
3 Jul 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd/Y Hc 8-9 t 9/14 Flaming Rabbit (6¾L) 59/1 82 76
17 Dec 22 Isi San Isidro 12f Gd G1 8-6 1/15 El Musical (¾L) 217/10 - -
15 Oct 22 Isi San Isidro 10f Gd 3yG1 8-11 3/15 Natan (7L) 6/1 - -
Verdict

After bursting on to the Hong Kong scene with a very impressive C&D handicap win this month, MASSIVE SOVEREIGN gets the nod.

Verdict silk image
Massive Sovereign

Betting Forecast:

13/8 Helios Express,

9/2 Massive Sovereign,

5/1 Galaxy Patch,

7/1 Ensued,

8/1 Chancheng Glory,

12/1 Star Mac,

16/1 Helene Feeling,

25/1 Chill Chibi,

Unbelievable,

33/1 Beauty Crescent,

Speed Dragon,

66/1 Ka Ying Generation,

Elliptical,

Simple Hedge

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