Ting’s on the up for Chad Schofield as exciting rides await: ‘Jimmy’s got him flying’ | HK Racing

It hasn’t been the flying begin to the brand new marketing campaign Chad Schofield hoped for after what he admits was a disappointing 2020-21 however the 27-year-old feels the tide is popping.

After struggling for momentum following a suspension, Schofield saluted aboard On Excel Star in his first trip since September 19 at Comfortable Valley on Wednesday evening and he has loads of causes to be excited trying ahead.

Schofield companions the in-form Gluck Racer at Sha Tin on Sunday, the proper appetiser forward of the return of the undefeated Incredible Treasure and his first trip on the white-hot Tremendous Rich within the Group Two Premier Bowl (1,200m) on October 17.

“I’d been out for 3 weeks ultimately and first trip again it was good to get a winner so hopefully I can get a little bit of momentum now,” Schofield stated.

Each Schofield’s winners this season have been for Jimmy Ting Koon-ho and Gluck Racer was considered one of them 4 weeks in the past.

“We’re a superb crew, I’m grateful for his help. He offers me among the nicer horses in his steady and hopefully we will maintain constructing,” the jockey stated of Ting.

“Gluck Racer goes for a hat-trick and Jimmy’s obtained him flying so he ought to run very well. He finds himself up within the weights and he’s pulled a sticky draw however he’s in actually good type.”

Gluck Racer carries 130 kilos within the Class Three Yeung Uk Handicap (1,200m) this weekend after going up eight factors for his final win and must negotiate gate 11, nevertheless Schofield is assured the four-year-old can overcome something that’s thrown at him – even the potential for a moist observe.

“I feel he’d deal with any floor, he’s a really versatile horse and he’s as sincere as they arrive. He pings out of the lids and places himself on the tempo and he’s obtained a flip of foot,” he stated.

Gluck Racer is 2 from two since becoming a member of Ting from Manfred Man Ka-leung final season, with each wins coming beneath Schofield.

“At this stage he’s in the very best type in my steady,” Ting stated. “I don’t assume the eight factors make it tough to win, I feel he’s nonetheless obtained some factors in hand. I feel on the backside of Class Two he’ll nonetheless be a giant probability.”

Gluck Racer tackles one other galloper capturing for a hat-trick in Douglas Whyte’s First Responder, whereas Tony Cruz’s California Cible returns after an attention-grabbing second on his Hong Kong debut.

“[California Cible] seems like a pleasant horse going ahead however my horse is rock-hard match and in career-best type,” Schofield stated.

Schofield additionally companions Gold Comet for Ting within the Class Three Tsuen Fu Handicap (1,650m) on the all-weather observe.

“Gold Comet is again to 1,650m, he destroyed them on the filth final season over the journey,” Schofield stated. “He simply didn’t get heat over the 1,200m the opposite day, it’s simply far too brief.

“He doesn’t have the velocity for the 1,200m filth races however he’ll be way more comfy over the 1,650m and it’s a pleasant race for him.”


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