Sat,9 May 2020 Shatin
Post Time 15:00 [16:00(JST)] Going
GOOD TO FIRM
5R SAPPHIRE HANDICAP
TURF 1800m Class 4 Prize:HK$ 967,000
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Horse Name Draw Sex
Age
Wt. Jockey Trainer Horse
Wt.
Odds U index
Time Margin Position
1 5 PERFECT TO PLAY 2 G6 122 J Moreira C Fownes 1019 6.4 (2) *** 1.47.60 5-5-3-3-1
2 7 NATURAL STORM 9 G3 121 C Y Ho P F Yiu 1084 11.0 (6) *** 1.47.66 N 9-10-10-9-2
3 2 JIMMU 13 G5 124 B Shinn Y S Tsui 1089 21.0 (10) *** 1.47.74 1/2 12-14-14-12-4
4 9 MCMUNIGAL 5 G5 116 M F Poon D E Ferraris 1036 3.1 (1) *** 1.47.74 NOSE 3-2-2-2-3
5 10 BEAUTY ANGEL 11 G4 114 H T Mo A S Cruz 989 75.0 (12) *** 1.47.96 1-1/2 7-8-8-8-5
6 11 INVALUABLE 6 G4 117 K C Leung R Gibson 1279 18.0 (9) *** 1.48.01 N 11-9-6-5-6
7 1 KUNGFUMASTER PANDA 10 G6 133 N Callan P O'Sullivan 1074 74.0 (11) *** 1.48.18 1 10-11-12-13-7
8 13 HAPPY ICHIBAN 7 G3 113 T H So D J Whyte 1255 95.0 (13) *** 1.48.26 1/2 6-7-9-11-8
9 12 DRAGON PRIDE 14 G3 116 M Chadwick T P Yung 1062 152.0 (14) *** 1.48.41 3/4 14-12-11-7-9
10 4 CHEERFUL STAR 3 G6 122 A Hamelin F C Lor 1009 8.2 (4) *** 1.48.49 1/2 8-6-7-6-10
11 3 LEADING FORTUNE 12 G4 123 C Schofield J Size 1093 14.0 (8) *** 1.48.69 1-1/4 13-13-13-14-11
12 6 CALIFORNIA LEGEND 1 G5 121 K Teetan A S Cruz 1129 6.8 (3) *** 1.49.20 3-1/4 1-1-1-1-12
13 14 SHINEALOT 4 G5 114 V Borges P O'Sullivan 1053 12.0 (7) *** 1.49.33 3/4 2-3-4-4-13
14 8 GORGEOUS INHERITOR 8 G4 120 Z Purton C H Yip 1171 10.0 (5) *** 1.56.88 47-1/4 4-4-5-10-14
Race Time13.81 36.12 59.27 1.23.53 (1:47.60)
Section Time13.81 22.31 23.15 24.26 24.07

Dividend(HK$)

WIN564.00
PLACE519.00
743.00
256.00
QUINELLA5 - 7494.50
QUINELLA
PLACE
5 - 7183.50
2 - 5215.00
2 - 7429.00
TRIO2 - 5 - 72,358.00
TIERCE5 - 7 - 28,133.00
FIRST 42 - 5 - 7 - 91,294.00
QUARTET5 - 7 - 2 - 931,875.00

Comments

1PERFECT TO PLAY  J Moreira  (TT)

Moderately away, positioned 2 lengths behind the leader on rail, moved a bit closer along the rail on turn, hard ridden after passing 350M, hit the front 250M, kept on well to hold off the challengers, won by a neck.

2NATURAL STORM  C Y Ho  (B)

Taken back to race 2 wide behind midfield, 4 lengths or so back on turn, no clear running early in straight, cleared 250M, finished off strongly to take 2nd, nearest on line.

3JIMMU  B Shinn  (SR)

Shifted in at start and made contact, raced at tail, 8 lengths back, moved closer along the rail on turn, made good progress in straight to be nearest at finish despite hampered near 125M. (Finished 4th, promoted to 3rd.)

4MCMUNIGAL  M F Poon  (B/TT)

Made contact at start, raced prominently but trapped wide early, 2 wide from 1000M, half length back on turn, took the lead early in straight, headed 200M, kept on evenly to the line. (Finished 3rd, demoted to 4th.)

5BEAUTY ANGEL  H T Mo  (TT)

Shifted out at start and made contact, unable to slot in, trapped very wide in midfield, no cover throughout, similar position on turn, closed off well without threatening the first few.

6INVALUABLE  K C Leung  (B)

Crowded on jumping, positioned on rail behind midfield, moved a bit closer along the rail on turn, finished off evenly.

7KUNGFUMASTER PANDA  N Callan  (TT)

Taken back from a wide draw, raced 3 wide with cover at rear, there to turn, commenced move after passing 500M, very wide into straight, made minor progress in the run home.

8HAPPY ICHIBAN  T H So

Average to begin, raced 3 wide with cover behind midfield, 4 to 5 lengths back on turn, finished off evenly.

9DRAGON PRIDE  M Chadwick  (B/XB)

Taken back from the widest draw, raced at rear on the inside, 5 to 6 lengths back, moved closer along the rail on turn, showed limited response early in straight, peaked 200M, weakened gradually thereafter.

10CHEERFUL STAR  A Hamelin  (CP/TT)

Average to begin, raced 2 wide in midfield, there to turn, peaked early in straight, kept on evenly to 150M, weakened gradually thereafter.

11LEADING FORTUNE  C Schofield  (B)

Crowded on jumping, raced 2 wide at rear, 5 lengths or so back on turn, showed limited response early in straight, weakened final 150M.

12CALIFORNIA LEGEND  K Teetan  (TT)

Jumped well from gate 1, sent forward to take the lead, travelled well to turn, peaked early in straight, headed 300M, weakened final furlong.

13SHINEALOT  V Borges  (B)

Out in line, positioned 1 out 1 back, wider turning in, peaked early in straight, weakened final 300M.

14GORGEOUS INHERITOR  Z Purton  (B1)

Clean jump, raced 3 wide better than midfield, no cover from 1000M, peaked on turn, weakened and eased early in straight. (See Racing Incidents.)

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