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Mount Nicholson Handicap (Div I) (Class 4) (3yo+) (Course A) (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
(9)
One For All silk
CD
One For All tb
J: L J Ferraris
T: Mark Newnham
CD
3 x C&D Winner - Won 3 times before on this course at this distance
Landed a hat-trick of C&D wins last season but has struggled to get competitive this term
700-52
Age: 5
Weight: 9-9
OR: 57
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-9 tb 7/12 Camino (3L) 15/1 59 62
28 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-5 tb 10/10 Sugar Sugar (9½L) 57/10 61 44
31 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-7 tb 10/12 Nicconi County (8¾L) 49/10 62 47
13 Sep 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-5 tb 5/10 Xponential (2½L) 29/10F 62 66
12 Jul 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-2 tb 2/11 Togepi (nk) 68/10 60 71
14 Jun 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-9 tb 5/12 Flaming Passion (2¾L) 4/1 60 65
2
(10)
Ace Power silk
CD
Ace Power
J: Andrea Atzeni
T: Douglas Whyte
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 21 in the last 14 days (0%)
Opened local account over C&D four weeks ago; up 5lb but should have more in the locker
179
Age: 3
Weight: 9-7
OR: 55
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-13 1/12 Valhalla (shd) 111/10 50 61
7 Apr 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-11 7/14 Full Credit (9¼L) 72/1 52 48
6 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-1 9/12 Solar Partner (5L) 11/1 52 52
3
(12)
Double Bingo silk
Double Bingo
J: Brenton Avdulla
T: Y S Tsui
Hit the bar over C&D in April but disappointing since; widest draw makes a revival tricky
082
Age: 3
Weight: 9-4
OR: 52
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-4 12/12 Prime Mortar (10L) 7/1 54 39
1 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd/Y Hc 9-3 8/12 Mega Bonus (4½L) 14/5F 54 51
10 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-1 2/12 E Universe (nk) 77/1 52 64
4
(5)
Packing Power silk
Packing Power t
J: Zac Purton
T: C S Shum
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 6 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (25%)
AUD$180,000 yearling; promise in trials and Zac Purton booked for debut; interesting
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 9-4
OR: 52
Days: -
5
(6)
Sight Hero silk
CD
D
Sight Hero tb
J: L Hewitson
T: David A Hayes
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 29 in the last 14 days (3%)
Well handicapped on early season form and returned from a layoff with a promising effort
509-70
Age: 6
Weight: 9-4
OR: 52
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-4 tb 5/11 Sweet Diamond (3¼L) 44/5 54 56
13 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-6 tb 12/12 Run Run Timing (13L) 63/10 56 30
7 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-5 tb 9/13 Hong Kong Hall (4L) 13/1 56 56
23 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-7 tb 7/12 Vantastic Choice (3L) 6/1 58 62
6 Dec 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-9 tb 10/12 Healthy Healthy (3¾L) 21/1 60 60
15 Nov 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-9 tb 4/12 Talents Supremo (2L) 42/10 60 67
6
(4)
Divine Shining silk
Divine Shining ht
J: M L Yeung
T: C Fownes
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Promising debut in December 2022 but all subsequent runs have been disappointing
-90980
Age: 5
Weight: 9-3
OR: 51
Days: 165
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-2 htb 9/12 Vantastic Choice (4½L) 121/1 53 52
19 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-5 htb 11/14 Raging Blizzard (10L) 177/1 56 36
5 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-4 htb 9/14 Wunderbar (10L) 62/1 59 36
22 Oct 23 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-5 htb 8/13 Invincible Sage (5¾L) 164/1 60 54
1 Jul 23 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-8 htb1 13/13 Dream Winner (19½L) 127/1 64 12
11 Mar 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-13 t 11/12 Golden Express (7¾L) 230/1 66 57
7
(3)
Draco silk
Draco t
J: Hugh Bowman
T: K W Lui
Scope for improvement; Hugh Bowman rides for the first time and can't be discounted
68
Age: 3
Weight: 9-3
OR: 51
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-2 t 6/12 New Power (3L) 26/1 52 54
20 Apr 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-0 t 8/14 Multisuper (4L) 29/1 52 52
8
(7)
Speedy Smartie silk
D
Speedy Smartie t
J: Harry Bentley
T: T P Yung
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 27 in the last 14 days (4%)
6f winner at Sha Tin last season off a 5lb higher mark but not easy to predict since
03752-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-13
OR: 47
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 May 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-10 t 11/12 Regent Glory (39L) 73/10 47 -
10 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-9 t 3/12 Copartner Prance (3L) 22/1 50 53
16 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-13 t 7/12 Solid Shalaa (3L) 81/10 50 52
18 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-13 t 5/12 Fast Buck (3½L) 27/10F 50 52
24 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-12 t 2/12 Strive For Glory (1L) 67/10 49 60
26 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-11 t 2/12 Diamond Flare (3L) 44/5 49 58
9
(11)
Gimme Five silk
Gimme Five
J: Karis Teetan
T: F C Lor
Arguably produced a career best over C&D three weeks ago; in the thick of things again
30055
Age: 3
Weight: 8-12
OR: 46
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-10 3/11 Sweet Diamond (1¼L) 11/2 46 54
20 Apr 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-10 p 13/14 Multisuper (9L) 15/1 48 30
31 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-13 11/14 Lucky Gold (6¾L) 23/1 50 46
10 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-1 5/12 Star Club (2¾L) 10/1 52 58
18 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-13 5/12 James Tak (3L) 12/1 52 57
10
(2)
Circuit Seven silk
C
Circuit Seven tb
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: W K Mo
C
4 x Course Winner - Won 4 times before at this course
Kept on strongly to score over 5f at Happy Valley in January but mainly downhill since
698415
Age: 6
Weight: 8-11
OR: 45
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-8 tb 6/12 Camino (2¾L) 17/1 46 50
24 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-8 htb 9/12 Sergeant Pepper (3¾L) 16/1 47 48
20 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-9 htb 8/12 Colourful Prince (6½L) 19/1 47 42
28 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-13 htb 4/12 Lean Master (3¼L) 11/1 47 54
31 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-3 htb 1/12 Harmony Fire (hd) 167/10 42 55
4 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-7 htb 5/11 Super Fast Dragon (2½L) 35/1 44 50
11
(1)
Dan Attack silk
CD
Dan Attack t
J: Antoine Hamelin
T: Jamie Richards
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 17 in the last 14 days (0%)
Made the frame three times since his February C&D win and back down to a workable mark
043316
Age: 5
Weight: 8-9
OR: 43
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-8 tp 10/12 Ace Power (8L) 74/10 45 31
17 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-9 tp 4/12 Exuberant (3L) 59/10 46 48
20 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-11 t 3/12 Sports Legend (4¼L) 3/1F 46 49
28 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-9 t 3/12 Beauty Infinity (3¾L) 11/1 46 50
7 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-7 t 1/12 Happy Fat Cat (¾L) 183/20 41 54
17 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-8 t 6/12 Crystal Powerful (3¼L) 40/1 43 47
12
(8)
Modest Gentleman silk
C
D
Modest Gentleman tb
J: Alexis Badel
T: C H Yip
C
2 x Course Winner - Won 2 times before at this course
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 28 in the last 14 days (4%)
Driven out for Class 5 5f course win last month; trip okay but ride in grade demands more
127701
Age: 5
Weight: 8-7
OR: 41
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd/Y Hc 9-4 tb 1/12 King Invincible (nk) 42/10F 36 49
17 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-3 tb 2/12 Super Axiom (2¾L) 22/1 36 47
13 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-7 tb 7/12 Happy Horse (4L) 15/1 37 38
28 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-8 tb 7/12 Tactical Command (4L) 61/10 37 38
31 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-6 tb 12/12 Hercules (15½L) 48/10 37 2
10 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-2 tb 1/9 Happy Tango (1L) 16/5 32 48
13
(13)
Tattenham silk
CD
Tattenham h
T: P C Ng
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
4lb lower than when opening account over C&D in October and hinting another win imminent
384547
Age: 4
Weight: 8-9
OR: 43
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-6 h 3/12 New Power (¾L) 9/1 42 52
1 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd/Y Hc 8-9 p 8/12 Beauty Destiny (6¼L) 13/1 44 36
10 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-9 p 4/12 Copartner Prance (4L) 20/1 48 48
20 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-12 p 5/12 High Percentage (3¾L) 67/10 48 49
7 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-1 4/12 Dan Attack (1¾L) 87/10 49 57
17 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-2 7/12 Crystal Powerful (3¼L) 16/1 51 55
14
(14)
Mr Valiant silk
C
Mr Valiant
T: D J Hall
C
Course Winner - Won before at this course
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (0%)
Held off his elevated mark since October win; further step forward needed
585-15
Age: 6
Weight: 9-2
OR: 50
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-2 5/12 New Power (3¾L) 61/10 51 51
24 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-0 8/11 High Percentage (3¾L) 41/1 51 53
10 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-0 5/12 Golden Link (2¾L) 32/5 45 54
29 Oct 23 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-9 1/12 Sergeant Pepper (nk) 22/5 46 60
12 Jul 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 8-10 5/12 Joy Coming (¾L) 12/1 47 57
1 Jul 23 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-13 9/14 Sparkling Knight (7L) 16/1 49 40
Verdict

PACKING POWER has displayed plenty of ability in trials, including over C&D, and he is fancied to oblige on debut under Zac Purton.

Verdict silk image
Packing Power

Betting Forecast:

3/1 Packing Power,

4/1 One For All,

6/1 Dan Attack,

13/2 Draco,

10/1 Sight Hero,

12/1 Gimme Five,

14/1 Circuit Seven,

Modest Gentleman,

16/1 Ace Power,

Divine Shining,

20/1 Speedy Smartie,

25/1 Double Bingo

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