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Violet Hill Handicap (Div II) (Class 3) (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
(11)
Sugar Sugar silk
CD
Sugar Sugar t
J: K H Alfred Chan 5
T: C Fownes
CD
5 x C&D Winner - Won 5 times before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Consecutive C&D wins in February and competitive from adjusted mark since; respect
643113
Age: 5
Weight: 9-9
OR: 76
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-1 t 6/12 Midori Glory (1½L) 16/1 76 82
20 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-2 t 4/12 Colourful Emperor (1L) 42/10 76 83
13 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-1 t 3/9 Raging Blizzard (2½L) 9/1 76 83
28 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-9 t 1/10 Captain Win (½L) 79/10 70 83
7 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-4 t 1/12 Wings Of War (¾L) 92/10 64 76
17 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-10 t 3/12 Watch Buddy (1¾L) 71/10 65 73
2
(2)
Wings Of War silk
CD
D
Wings Of War b
J: Harry Bentley
T: Douglas Whyte
CD
C&D Winner - Won 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 27 in the last 14 days (4%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 21 in the last 14 days (0%)
Classy sort in Britain in his youth; off the mark locally over C&D last time out; chance
122320
Age: 5
Weight: 9-8
OR: 75
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-11 b 1/10 Super Joy N Fun (1½L) 4/1 68 81
17 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-11 b 2/10 Kaholo Angel (1¾L) 9/5F 68 76
20 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-12 b 2/12 Colourful Emperor (½L) 31/10 67 76
28 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-12 b 3/9 Raging Blizzard (3¼L) 10/1 67 76
7 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-11 b 2/12 Sugar Sugar (¾L) 15/2 66 76
7 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-13 et 10/12 Capital Delight (5¼L) 13/1 68 62
3
(6)
Joyful Hunter silk
CD
D
BF
Joyful Hunter
J: C Y Ho
T: K W Lui
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
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Course Specialist - 2 wins from 3 starts here (67%)
Dual C&D winner; won a Sha Tin Class 3 in December but held from higher marks since
744-10
Age: 4
Weight: 9-5
OR: 72
Days: 98
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-3 t 7/10 Sugar Sugar (4¼L) 27/10F 73 72
12 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-7 t 4/14 Ka Ying Rising (2¾L) 87/10 73 76
13 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-3 4/14 Amazing Duck (1¼L) 19/10F 73 83
23 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-12 1/11 Armour War Eagle (nk) 33/10 67 78
11 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-12 11/13 Super Winner (7L) 7/5F 67 64
15 Oct 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-10 3/14 Taj Dragon (1½L) 13/10F 66 75
4
(3)
A Americ Te Specso silk
CD
A Americ Te Specso b
J: Zac Purton
T: J Size
CD
4 x C&D Winner - Won 4 times before on this course at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 6 wins from 24 in the last 14 days (25%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Four-time C&D winner but looks on a stiff mark; vulnerable to less-exposed rivals
753143
Age: 5
Weight: 9-4
OR: 71
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-2 b 7/12 Copartner Prance (4½L) 24/1 72 67
20 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-3 b 5/12 Colourful Emperor (1¾L) 17/1 72 77
28 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-2 b 3/10 Sugar Sugar (2L) 26/5 72 78
15 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-1 b 1/11 Atomic Force (hd) 42/10 67 79
31 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-11 b 4/12 Tomodachi Kokoroe (2¾L) 13/1 68 73
10 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-0 b1 3/12 Copartner Ambition (2½L) 63/10 68 73
5
(4)
Excellent Peers silk
CD
Excellent Peers h
J: L Hewitson
T: F C Lor
CD
4 x C&D Winner - Won 4 times before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 29 in the last 14 days (3%)
C&D winner but withdrawn on veterinary advice ahead of latest intended start; opposable
56-405
Age: 6
Weight: 9-0
OR: 67
Days: 126
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
31 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-0 h 5/12 Nicconi County (2½L) 19/1 69 73
10 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-3 h 6/12 Copartner Ambition (4L) 23/1 71 71
20 Dec 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-4 h 4/12 Healthy Healthy (2¾L) 16/1 73 78
22 Nov 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-5 h 10/12 Never Too Soon (2½L) 13/1 75 78
29 Oct 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-12 5/12 Golden Artie (1¾L) 13/2 76 81
4 Oct 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f GF Hc 9-9 h 3/8 Lucky Archangel (1L) 15/2 76 82
6
(7)
California Touch silk
CD
California Touch t
J: Matthew Chadwick
T: W K Mo
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
C&D Class 4 winner in April; placed in this grade twice since; definite claims
231600
Age: 4
Weight: 8-13
OR: 66
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-8 t 2/12 Copartner Prance (hd) 29/10 64 73
1 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd/Y Hc 8-7 t 3/11 Colourful Emperor (3¼L) 42/10 64 70
17 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-8 t 1/11 Ka Ying Cheer (nk) 163/10 58 73
27 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-6 t 6/12 Beauty Waves (4L) 100/1 60 58
10 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-6 t 12/14 Baby Crystal (12½L) 114/1 62 28
18 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-12 t 10/12 Victory Moments (7¼L) 42/1 64 55
7
(12)
Mega Bonus silk
CD
Mega Bonus v
J: L J Ferraris
T: P F Yiu
CD
5 x C&D Winner - Won 5 times before on this course at this distance
Back to winning ways over C&D latest but typically struggles in this grade; draw not ideal
105501
Age: 6
Weight: 8-13
OR: 66
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd/Y Hc 9-9 v 1/12 Embraces (nk) 115/10 60 72
31 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-4 v 13/14 James Tak (16L) 104/1 61 22
6 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-6 v 5/9 Colourful Emperor (3¾L) 20/1 62 63
15 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-7 v 5/11 Golden Empire (2¾L) 33/1 62 70
31 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-7 v 12/12 Tomodachi Kokoroe (13L) 35/1 62 35
10 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-6 v 1/12 High Rise Soldier (½L) 176/10 57 68
8
(1)
Armour Eagle silk
CD
Armour Eagle tb
J: Karis Teetan
T: Jamie Richards
CD
3 x C&D Winner - Won 3 times before on this course at this distance
Nicely handicapped C&D winner; not dismissed from low draw but recent efforts uninspiring
084009
Age: 6
Weight: 8-10
OR: 63
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-9 tb 10/12 Copartner Prance (8¾L) 26/1 65 46
1 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd/Y Hc 8-10 tb 8/11 Colourful Emperor (9L) 42/10 67 54
10 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-12 tb 4/12 Sports Legend (3¼L) 32/1 69 71
31 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-0 tb 10/14 James Tak (7¾L) 98/1 71 58
16 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-3 et 11/12 Sing Dragon (16L) 43/1 73 37
18 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-12 et 9/12 Victory Moments (6¾L) 18/1 74 67
9
(8)
Our Lucky Glory silk
CD
Our Lucky Glory t
J: Andrea Atzeni
T: W Y So
CD
3 x C&D Winner - Won 3 times before on this course at this distance
Bagged two C&D wins in March and April; creditable run in higher grade since; claims
41128-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
OR: 63
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 4/12 Copartner Prance (3L) 10/1 63 63
24 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-6 t 1/12 Glory Cloud (¾L) 53/20F 57 68
27 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-1 t 1/12 King Eccellente (¾L) 11/5F 52 63
28 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-1 t 2/12 Beauty Infinity (2¼L) 21/1 52 61
7 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-5 t 8/12 Super Joy N Fun (4½L) 26/1 54 52
13 Dec 23 Hap Happy Valley 8.5f Gd Hc 9-5 t 8/12 Dragon Star (4L) 16/1 56 59
10
(5)
Super Fortune silk
D
Super Fortune t
J: Matthew Poon 2
T: A S Cruz
D
3 x Distance Winner - Won 3 times before at this distance
Sha Tin specialist with a mixed record here; well beaten over 5f here latest; opposable
953059
Age: 6
Weight: 8-10
OR: 63
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-9 t 9/12 Midori Glory (4¼L) 14/1 65 61
8 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-10 t 5/10 Wings Of War (3¾L) 17/1 67 68
24 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-10 t 3/7 Beauty Waves (2L) 26/1 67 71
31 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-10 ht 14/14 James Tak (18L) 34/1 69 23
16 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-1 ht 5/12 Ima Single Man (2½L) 81/10 71 78
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-11 ht 9/11 Prawns Eleven (5¼L) 24/1 73 70
11
(10)
Ka Ying Cheer silk
D
BF
Ka Ying Cheer v 1
J: Alexis Badel
T: P C Ng
D
Distance Winner - Won before at this distance
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 28 in the last 14 days (4%)
Winless since debut but rarely far away; good claims if first-time visor does the trick
32-483
Age: 4
Weight: 8-8
OR: 61
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd/Y Hc 8-4 3/11 Copartner Prance (3¼L) 8/5F 61 66
17 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-9 2/11 California Touch (nk) 8/5F 59 73
26 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 8-6 b 4/11 Raging Blizzard (4½L) 61/10 60 56
3 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-4 b1 8/14 Holy Lake (3½L) 18/5 60 63
11 Nov 23 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-5 p 3/13 Super Winner (2¼L) 14/5 60 70
22 Oct 23 Sha Sha Tin 6f Gd Hc 9-9 p 3/14 Telecom Dragon (¾L) 6/4F 59 68
12
(9)
Exuberant silk
CD
Exuberant tb
J: Angus Chung 3
T: C S Shum
CD
3 x C&D Winner - Won 3 times before on this course at this distance
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 1 wins from 28 in the last 14 days (4%)
C&D Class 4 winner in April but held from this mark since; might struggle in this company
8138-8
Age: 6
Weight: 8-7
OR: 60
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-7 tb 8/12 Lean Master (4L) 12/1 60 57
17 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-1 tb 1/12 Phoenix Light (nk) 23/4 54 66
20 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-3 tb 3/12 High Percentage (2¾L) 15/1 55 59
31 Jan 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-6 tb 8/12 Telecom Speed (7¼L) 10/1 56 53
20 Dec 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-7 tb 8/12 Easy Snip (4¼L) 10/1 56 57
29 Nov 23 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-3 tb 5/12 Watch Buddy (1½L) 61/10 56 64
13
(13)
Leslie silk
CD
Leslie
T: C W Chang
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Former C&D winner on reasonable mark but little to recommend him based on recent form
078998
Age: 5
Weight: 8-10
OR: 63
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 May 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f GF Hc 8-12 b 10/12 Gracious Express (4L) 25/1 65 64
17 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-10 b 7/10 Kaholo Angel (4¼L) 16/1 67 67
20 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-0 b 8/12 Colourful Emperor (3½L) 29/1 69 68
18 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 9-0 e/s 9/12 Adefill (5½L) 18/1 70 69
12 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-2 b 9/14 Giddy Up (4L) 18/1 70 71
13 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 9-0 b 8/14 Amazing Duck (2¾L) 12/1 70 76
14
(14)
Victor The Rapid silk
Victor The Rapid
T: Douglas Whyte
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 21 in the last 14 days (0%)
Hong Kong debut; won a 7f Chelmsford novice during the winter; best watched for now
-1/2
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
OR: 63
Days: 167
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Dec 23 Cfd Chelmsford (AW) 7f St 5Nv 9-4 1/3 Guy Fawkes (3½L) 3/1 - 79
21 Aug 22 San Sandown 7f Gd 42yMd 9-4 2/12 Packing Knockhill (nk) 66/1 - 78
Verdict

This can go to WINGS OF WAR, who broke his Hong Kong duck last time out and was capable of much better form earlier in his career.

Verdict silk image
Wings Of War

Betting Forecast:

5/2 Wings Of War,

4/1 California Touch,

11/2 Ka Ying Cheer,

15/2 A Americ Te Specso,

9/1 Joyful Hunter,

Mega Bonus,

Our Lucky Glory,

14/1 Sugar Sugar,

18/1 Armour Eagle,

22/1 Exuberant,

25/1 Super Fortune,

33/1 Excellent Peers

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