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10 July 2024
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Lucky Patch Handicap (Class 3) (3yo+) (Course B) (Turf) Racecard

  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 5f
  • Going: Good To Firm
Runners
9

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(6)
Sugar Sugar silk
C
Sugar Sugar tb
J: K H Alfred Chan 5
T: C Fownes
C
5 x Course Winner - Won 5 times before at this course
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
Dual 6f course winner in February; still in good form; needs a good pace over 5f
664311
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 75
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Jun 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd/Y Hc 9-4 t 6/12 California Touch (3¼L) 19/1 76 79
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
3
(1)
Youthful Spirits silk
CD
Youthful Spirits ht
J: Zac Purton
T: Mark Newnham
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 7 wins from 27 in the last 14 days (26%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 5 wins from 18 in the last 14 days (28%)
Came good in HK with comfortable C&D win last month and has another good draw
147240
Age: 4
Weight: 9-4
OR: 73
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Jun 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-9 ht 1/11 Happy United (2L) 11/10F 65 84
5 Jun 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd/Y Hc 8-11 ht 4/12 Happy Fat Cat (¾L) 37/10 65 72
22 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-9 ht 7/12 Midori Glory (3L) 9/1 65 66
24 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-8 ht 2/7 Beauty Waves (hd) 41/5 63 73
27 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-10 ht 4/12 Beauty Waves (2½L) 117/1 64 68
10 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-9 ht1 10/14 Baby Crystal (10L) 65/1 65 40
4
(11)
Alpha One silk
Alpha One ht
J: Angus Chung 3
T: W K Mo
Cold Recent Form Jockey - 0 wins from 26 in the last 14 days (0%)
Made bold bid from the front when fourth at Sha Tin on recent Hong Kong debut
4-9/50
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 71
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jul 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-1 ht1 4/12 Flying High (3L) 62/1 71 78
26 Jan 23 Swn Sandown (Aus) 5f Gd HcL 8-7 t 9/9 Star Patrol (5¾L) 11/1 - 88
10 Sep 22 Fle Flemington 5.5f Sft 3yL 9-0 t 10/10 Buenos Noches (6¾L) 23/10F - -
13 Aug 22 Cau Caulfield 5.5f Gd 3yG3 8-11 2/7 Giga Kick (hd) 21/10F - -
25 Jun 22 Nwc Newcastle (Aus) 4.5f Sft 2yMd 9-0 1/12 Surrenders (3½L) 29/10F - -
23 Mar 22 Wfm Warwick Farm 5.5f Hy 2yMd 9-0 4/8 North Star Lass (3¾L) 11/2 - -
5
(10)
Atomic Force silk
CD
D
Atomic Force t
J: Harry Bentley
T: W K Mo
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Fourth over C&D on stable debut but not quite in same form since; others preferred
548962
Age: 5
Weight: 8-12
OR: 67
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Jun 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-13 t 5/11 Youthful Spirits (4¼L) 14/1 69 73
22 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-13 t 4/12 Midori Glory (1L) 76/10 69 77
10 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-0 8/12 Sports Legend (7¾L) 17/1 71 58
27 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-5 9/12 Beauty Waves (5¼L) 17/1 73 67
6 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-3 6/9 Colourful Emperor (4¼L) 31/10 73 73
15 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 9-6 2/11 A Americ Te Specso (hd) 12/1 72 83
7
(4)
Red Elegance silk
CD
D
Red Elegance b
J: Matthew Chadwick
T: Douglas Whyte
CD
C&D Winner - Won before on this course at this distance
D
2 x Distance Winner - Won 2 times before at this distance
Came good for stable with ready C&D win last month; up in grade today; still a big player
17229-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
OR: 65
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Jun 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-7 b 1/12 Ma Comet (2¼L) 43/10 57 76
26 May 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-6 b 7/14 Bottomuptogether (5L) 56/10 57 54
20 Apr 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-4 b 2/14 Multisuper (¾L) 56/10 56 68
31 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-4 b1 2/14 Prosecco (½L) 79/10 55 67
13 Jan 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-6 tp 9/12 Super Commander (9¼L) 21/1 57 42
17 Dec 23 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 9-7 ht 8/14 James Tak (6½L) 84/10 59 53
8
(3)
Ka Ying Cheer silk
BF
Ka Ying Cheer v
J: Karis Teetan
T: P C Ng
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Very consistent over 6f in recent months; in the mix again if coping with drop to 5f
2232-4
Age: 4
Weight: 8-9
OR: 64
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Jun 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-10 v 2/11 Kyrus Dragon (¾L) 11/10F 63 73
5 Jun 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd/Y Hc 8-8 v1 2/12 California Touch (nk) 18/5 61 73
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
9
(5)
Motoman silk
Motoman tb
J: Alexis Badel
T: P C Ng
Down the field on recent Hong Kong debut and deserted by Zac Purton today
0-312
Age: 3
Weight: 8-9
OR: 64
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jul 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f Gd Hc 8-8 tb1 10/12 Flying High (6L) 59/10 64 60
10
(8)
Do Your Part silk
Do Your Part
J: Andrea Atzeni
T: K W Lui
2-5 in NZ; makes HK debut after six-month break; probably best watched
Form: 1-2531
Age: 3
Weight: 8-8
OR: 63
Days: -
11
(9)
Rich Horse silk
Rich Horse t
J: Ben E Thompson
T: D J Hall
Struggled (albeit on soft ground) on last month's Hong Kong debut
8-1
Age: 3
Weight: 8-8
OR: 63
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Jun 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f Sft Hc 8-8 8/10 Call Me Glorious (17L) 74/1 63 42
18 Jun 23 Gow Gowran Park 7f Y 2yMd 9-7 1/10 Air Commander (1½L) 22/1 - 89
2
(2)
Youthful Deal silk
Youthful Deal tv
T: A S Cruz
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 1 wins from 25 in the last 14 days (4%)
580966
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 75
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Jun 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f M Hc 9-5 tv1 5/10 Capital Delight (8½L) 11/1 77 64
3 Apr 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 9-9 tb1 8/10 Sing Dragon (7¼L) 15/2 79 71
13 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd Hc 8-4 t 11/11 Beauty Charge (5L) 38/1 81 75
3 Mar 24 Sha Sha Tin 8.5f St Hc 8-7 t 9/10 Mr Ascendency (4½L) 19/1 83 81
18 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 7f Gd Hc 8-13 t 6/12 Atullibigeal (4¼L) 62/1 85 85
4 Feb 24 Sha Sha Tin 6f St Hc 8-8 t 6/11 Bundle Of Charm (4¼L) 9/1 87 84
6
(7)
Happy United silk
CD
C
Happy United et
T: Jamie Richards
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
275604
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
OR: 65
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Jun 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-9 t 2/11 Youthful Spirits (2L) 73/1 65 77
11 May 24 Sha Sha Tin 5f GF Hc 8-12 et 7/10 Ka Ying Victory (8½L) 22/1 67 49
1 May 24 Hap Happy Valley 6f Gd/Y Hc 8-12 et 5/11 Copartner Prance (6¼L) 32/1 69 65
24 Apr 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-10 et 6/7 Beauty Waves (4¼L) 21/1 70 66
27 Mar 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 9-2 et 12/12 Beauty Waves (9½L) 17/1 70 49
21 Feb 24 Hap Happy Valley 5f Gd Hc 8-12 et 4/12 Ka Ying Spirit (3L) 19/10F 70 75
Verdict

It's hard to get away from well-drawn 4yo YOUTHFUL SPIRITS, who opened his Hong Kong account with an emphatic C&D win last month.

Verdict silk image
Youthful Spirits

Betting Forecast:

6/4 Youthful Spirits,

7/2 Red Elegance,

9/2 Ka Ying Cheer,

5/1 Alpha One,

16/1 Sugar Sugar,

Atomic Force,

20/1 Motoman,

33/1 Do Your Part,

66/1 Rich Horse

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