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Mount Nicholson Handicap (Div II) (Class 4) (3yo+) (Course A) (Turf) Racecard

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

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(5)
E Universe silk
CD
E Universe t
J: Zac Purton
T: K L Man
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 6 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (25%)
Not easy to predict but on a workable mark and Zac Purton gets the call for the first time
0156R-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-9
OR: 59
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-9 t 11/12 Prime Mortar (8½L) 58/10 59 49
10 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-2 t 1/12 Double Bingo (nk) 83/10 53 66
20 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-10 t 5/12 Sports Legend (5¼L) 57/10 55 55
6 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-4 t 6/12 Solar Partner (3¾L) 27/1 57 60
31 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-2 t RR/12 Happy Golf () 26/1 57 -
29 Dec 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-8 t 12/12 Ernest Feeling (7¾L) 9/1 59 48
2
(8)
California Cible silk
CD
D
California Cible t
J: Brenton Avdulla
T: A S Cruz
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Improved effort, on his first start in Class 4, over C&D two weeks ago; contender
5990-0
Age: 6
Weight: 9-8
OR: 58
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-6 t 5/12 New Power (1¾L) 13/1 59 65
1 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd/Y Hc 7-13 t 9/11 Copartner Prance (10½L) 58/1 61 44
17 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-2 t 9/10 Kaholo Angel (8½L) 32/1 64 50
10 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-13 t 12/12 Copartner Ambition (6L) 25/1 67 60
1 Oct 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-0 t 10/10 Moduleconstruction (7½L) 39/1 69 58
17 Sep 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-5 t 6/6 Self Improvement (11L) 16/1 71 49
3
(12)
Easy Snip silk
CD
D
Easy Snip b
J: L Hewitson
T: T P Yung
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 Jockey - 1 wins from 29 in the last 14 days (3%)
C&D winner in December but held for the majority of starts off his revised rating since
652976
Age: 6
Weight: 9-3
OR: 53
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd/Y Hc 9-4 b 6/12 Beauty Destiny (5¾L) 14/1 55 49
10 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-2 b 5/12 E Universe (2¾L) 29/10F 55 59
20 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-4 b 2/12 Sports Legend (4¼L) 66/10 55 58
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-3 b 9/14 Oriental Smoke (5½L) 54/1 56 49
12 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-4 b 7/14 Parterre (4¼L) 28/1 56 55
10 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-6 b 6/12 Lyrical Motion (3½L) 14/1 56 60
4
(11)
The Great Master silk
The Great Master
J: Angus Chung 3
T: Y S Tsui
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 28 in the last 14 days (4%)
Unplaced all eights starts; will need this switch to the city track to prompt improvement
806060
Age: 4
Weight: 9-3
OR: 53
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 May 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-5 8/11 The Winnabe (8½L) 43/1 55 42
20 Apr 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-0 t 14/14 Multisuper (11L) 24/1 57 33
14 Apr 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f GF Hc 9-1 t 6/14 Metro Warrior (1¼L) 94/1 58 64
31 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-13 ht 14/14 Prosecco (14½L) 22/1 60 22
10 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-4 ht1 6/14 Bowser (1¼L) 17/1 60 68
7 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-5 t 12/12 Capital Delight (23L) 100/1 62 -
5
(6)
Smashing Express silk
Smashing Express e/s
J: Hugh Bowman
T: J Size
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
AUD$50,000 yearling; only minor promise in trials and likely to appreciate further in time
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 52
Days: -
6
(9)
Ernest Feeling silk
CD
Ernest Feeling tb
J: Ben E Thompson
T: Jamie Richards
CD
2 x C&D Winner - Won 2 times before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Five-time winner in 2023, the last twice over C&D but mainly disappointing this year
960402
Age: 6
Weight: 9-1
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 tb 9/12 Lean Master (5¾L) 41/1 53 45
8 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-5 tb 6/12 Righteous Arion (3½L) 27/1 55 56
27 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-5 tb 12/12 Our Lucky Glory (9½L) 10/1 56 37
13 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-6 tb 4/12 King Eccellente (2L) 69/10 56 64
15 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-7 tb 11/12 Joy Coming (7¾L) 59/10 56 39
17 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-5 tb 2/11 Happy Trio (1¼L) 16/1 56 66
7
(1)
So Treasure silk
So Treasure p
J: L J Ferraris
T: Mark Newnham
Taken a step forward of late and looks sure to have a say from the plum inside draw
249-7
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 51
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-0 p 2/12 New Power (¾L) 17/1 50 60
8 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-13 4/12 Ace Power (1L) 31/1 50 58
17 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-2 9/11 California Touch (10½L) 24/1 52 33
15 Nov 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-1 7/12 Happy Day (5L) 34/1 52 47
8
(4)
Sea Sapphire silk
D
BF
Sea Sapphire e/s
J: Ellis Wong 7
T: P C Ng
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Only respectable efforts off revised mark since March win and needs to kick on again
550160
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 50
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-1 e/s 5/12 Righteous Arion (2¾L) 3/1J 51 54
14 Apr 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 9-0 e/s 5/12 King Miles (2¼L) 67/10 51 56
31 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-0 e/s 11/14 Phoenix Light (5½L) 9/1 51 46
16 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-8 e/s 1/12 Super Highway (1L) 73/10 45 59
18 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-10 e/s 6/12 Chateauneuf (2½L) 17/1 47 51
10 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-12 p 11/12 Mega Bonus (4½L) 23/5 49 45
9
(3)
Cosmo Navigator silk
Cosmo Navigator b
J: Antoine Hamelin
T: C W Chang
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 17 in the last 14 days (0%)
Seven-race maiden but looks to be getting his act together; each-way claims at least.
260-03
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
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 b 2/11 Sweet Diamond (1L) 19/1 46 55
24 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-11 b 6/11 High Percentage (2¼L) 92/1 48 54
10 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-13 b 12/12 Copartner Prance (8¾L) 38/1 50 37
11 Oct 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-13 b 11/12 Exuberant (7L) 12/1 50 40
20 Sep 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-7 b 3/10 Street Conqueror (½L) 31/1 49 63
11 Mar 23 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-3 b 13/14 Cheval Valiant (13L) 95/1 52 23
10
(10)
Fairy Horse silk
Fairy Horse t
J: Andrea Atzeni
T: C Fownes
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Showed a lot more promise over C&D three-weeks ago; eased 2lb and likely to be involved
5800
Age: 3
Weight: 8-9
OR: 45
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-11 t 5/12 Prime Mortar (4¼L) 47/1 47 51
24 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-12 t 8/12 Sergeant Pepper (3½L) 135/1 49 51
10 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-1 ht 13/14 Aeroinvincible (11L) 213/1 52 38
25 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-2 ht1 11/14 Champion Instinct (9L) 146/1 52 37
11
(2)
Golden Champion silk
Golden Champion tp
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: C S Shum
Finished last over 5f here on debut and little to enthuse about in three subsequent starts
9-000
Age: 4
Weight: 8-8
OR: 44
Days: 156
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-11 tp 9/12 Storm Rider (8½L) 79/1 47 35
26 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-10 tp 11/13 Wunderbar (8¼L) 204/1 49 33
11 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-2 t 13/14 Holy Lake (9½L) 71/1 52 39
18 Oct 23 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd/Y Hc 9-1 tb1 12/12 Diamond Soars (7½L) 15/1 52 37
12
(7)
Lapras silk
Lapras t
J: Karis Teetan
T: W K Mo
Improvement on stable debut over C&D three weeks ago; minor place claims again
309-00
Age: 4
Weight: 8-8
OR: 44
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-9 t 3/12 Prime Mortar (3L) 34/1 45 53
13 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-11 12/12 Copartner Prance (10½L) 73/1 47 27
21 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-12 9/12 Happy Fat Cat (4½L) 41/1 49 47
15 Oct 23 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-0 p 13/14 Summit Cheers (8¼L) 80/1 51 36
9 Jul 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 9-3 10/12 Lucky Quality (5½L) 14/1 52 43
13
(13)
Foxhunter King silk
Foxhunter King tp
T: K W Lui
Nearer last than first on racecourse debut over C&D four weeks ago; longer-term prospect
9
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 52
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-1 9/12 New Power (7½L) 90/1 52 40
14
(14)
Sweet Diamond silk
CD
D
Sweet Diamond t
T: P F Yiu
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
Up another 6lb in hat-trick bid but still well treated on best form; include in this mood
113628
Age: 6
Weight: 8-13
OR: 49
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-7 t 1/11 Cosmo Navigator (1L) 25/4 43 55
24 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-7 t 1/12 Beau Gosse (½L) 26/5 38 51
17 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-7 t 3/12 Super Axiom (2¾L) 11/1 38 49
31 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-7 t 6/14 Smart Leader (4¼L) 10/1 38 39
13 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-7 t 2/12 Happy Horse (1L) 9/1 37 49
12 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-6 t 8/14 Happy Tango (3L) 11/1 37 41
Verdict

The improving four-year-old SO TREASURE hit the bar over C&D fourteen-days ago and is fancied to go one better now.

Verdict silk image
So Treasure

Betting Forecast:

5/2 So Treasure,

4/1 Cosmo Navigator,

9/2 California Cible,

6/1 Sea Sapphire,

10/1 E Universe,

14/1 Smashing Express,

Fairy Horse,

16/1 Lapras,

20/1 The Great Master,

25/1 Ernest Feeling,

33/1 Easy Snip,

Golden Champion

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