Danny Shum's galloper longest-priced winner in 14 years

An unassuming Class Four mile produced sensations as Damian Lane rode the longest-priced winner in almost 14 years and Dicky Lui Cheuk-yin's career moved perilously close to a show cause with another spectacular careless riding incident. Hello Kimberley has been strictly a dirt sprinter but when Lane took him to the front, he just kept running to win at odds of 244-1. That made him the longest-priced winner since Winning Associates paid more than 317-1 in October, 2001. The shocks continued as Lui claimed second on Malayan Pearl, but only after causing severe interference in the final 200m. Lui only returned yesterday from a previous ban after which stewards had warned him about frequent breaches and he has now been handed another six days. Alan Aitken

Winning double for trainer a matter of things coming right

It was right time, right place as Ricky Yiu Poon-fai led in a winning double with Snow Slider and Deep Thinker. Snow Slider led throughout for Alex Lai Hoi-wing, who stuck with the Class Fiver despite almost going through the outside rail last time they combined. Ordered to trial Snow Slider several times, Yiu made the point that at least the tough regimen had ensured the five-year-old's fitness. "And Deep Thinker, he picks up one a year, he goes well for Olivier Doleuze and he liked the rain," Yiu said after Deep Thinker (pictured) did the impossible, hauling back Strathmore, who had cleared out for Nash Rawiller at the 150m. "I used to ride his mother and she used to pull up when she hit the front and ran a string of seconds in big races," Rawiller said. Alan Aitken

First win for Benno Yung since March but Zac Purton not sold

Sensation has packed some ups and downs into just five starts this season but the gelding gave trainer Benno Yung Tin-pang a much needed win, even if Zac Purton walked away unconvinced. Yung hadn't won a race since Derby day in March and Sensation would probably be one of his frustrations this term - winning brilliantly first-up, then suffering an injury that sliced the middle from his campaign. Since, he had been unlucky to lose a race and then suffered another health issue but applying a visor at least saw him travel comfortably this time. "For the first time ever he began well and put himself into a position to win," said Purton. "But he had every favour and still made hard work of it. He's won two races, but I'm not convinced that we're seeing the best of him." Alan Aitken

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