M12 Sandown – 29th August 2018

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M12 Sandown – 29th August 2018

M12: Sandown Races (Vic) - 29th Aug, 2018

Start time:2:30 pm
Weather:FINE
Track:GOOD

Overview

Good betting fields at Sandown and there have been some big bets placed already. A good midweek guide to spring racing.

Day's "Best"

R2 (7) Master Rock

Best "Each Way"

R1 (4) Mr Exclusive

Best "Roughie"

R5 (3) Keep Courting

Race 1 - VALE MARTIN RILEY PLATE 3YO SW
Time: 2:30 | Distance: 1300m | Prize $32600

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
PURPLE, LIME HORSESHOE WITH BIT, LIME SLEEVES, PURPLE CAP, LIME HORSESHOE, LIME POM POM
4 Mr Exclusive   F: 4X
  B(4) W(58)
 ( J-  Brian Higgins )
 ( T-  Matthew, Brown )
Wasn't too far away on debut when fourth and that came in a strong field. Recently won a trial by two lengths and that's a good sign.
Main Danger
GREEN, BLACK SPOTS, SPOTS CAP
5 Prince of Caviar   F: 4X
  B(7) W(58)
 ( J-  Luke Nolen )
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Ran well enough on debut and the money has come for the colt. Tricky draw but respect the money coming for it.
Next Best
GOLD, DARK BLUE EPAULETTES, GOLD, WHITE AND DARK BLUE THIRDS SLEEVES, GOLD AND DARK BLUE CHECKED CAP
6 Smiling City   F: 4
  B(2) W(58)
 ( J-  Jordan Childs )
Always respect the Lindsay Park stables and it will get a good trip in transit from barrier two. Expect natural improvement.
Include in Multis
YELLOW, BLACK GATECRASHER
7 Taxi   F: 9
  B(1) W(58)
 ( J-  Regan Bayliss )
Has a chance if it can hail a run in the straight.
Longer Odds
YELLOW, ROYAL BLUE KNIGHT, ROYAL BLUE AND YELLOW STRIPE SLEEVES, YELLOW AND ROYAL BLUE STAR CAP
3 Extra Brut   F: 2
  B(3) W(58)
 ( J-  John Allen )
 ( T-  Darren, Weir )
Won
Dividends : $7.50 $2.30
Nice price for a Weir-trained runner which placed on debut.

Remarks

Even field with numerous each way chances
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They're off at Sandown

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 7.50
Place1 3 $ 2.30
Place2 5 $ 1.60
Place3 2 $ 1.90
Quinella 3,5 $ 13.80
Trifecta 3:5:2 $ 172.60
First4 3:5:2:1 $ 1204.50

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 4, 5, 6, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - SANDOWN HANDICAP 3YO RATING 70
Time: 3:00 | Distance: 1000m | Prize $43500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
BLACK, RED APPLE, RED AND WHITE HOOPED SLEEVES AND QUARTERED CAP
7 Master Rock   F:
  B(2) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Craig Williams )
 ( T-  Robbie, Laing )
Bypasses maiden grade and the money has come. That's a great sign and its trial form has been impressive. Looks the one to beat.
Main Danger
BLACK, PINK SPOTS AND HOOPED SLEEVES
1 Al Dorama   F: 21X
  B(7) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Mark Zahra )
 ( T-  Darren, Weir )
Has race day experience with a win and a placing. They have come in nice races and although it's drifting in the betting, it should go close.
Next Best
PINK AND NAVY DIAGONAL STRIPES, WHITE SLEEVES AND CAP, PINK POM POM
3 Magnossiva   F: 1
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Ben Thompson )
Nothing wrong with its 1.8-length win on debut. Has plenty of speed and although likely to stay at midweek level, it could win again.
Include in Multis
WHITE, NAVY BLUE SASH, SLEEVES AND CAP
5 Zaidin   F: 5X134
  B(4) W(56)
 ( J-  Damien Oliver )
Placed
Dividend : $2.60
Fourth in a strong race at Flemington last start and it finished third behind a nice type prior to that. That should hold up well here.
Longer Odds
HOT PINK, WHITE CROSSED SASHES
4 Robe de Fete   F: 6X15
  B(5) W(56)
 ( J-  Damian Lane )
Won
Dividends : $23.60 $8.10
Has a win to its name and it could lob into the minors.

Remarks

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Robbie Laing

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 23.60
Place1 4 $ 8.10
Place2 5 $ 2.60
Quinella 4,5 $ 66.50
Trifecta 4:5:7 $ 361.90
First4 4:5:7:1 $ 1118.30
Double 3/4 $ 51.90
DBL conc 3/5 $ 14.30
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 4, 5, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - SANDOWN HANDICAP RATING 64
Time: 3:35 | Distance: 1500m | Prize $43500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
YELLOW, BLACK QUARTERS, RED AND BLACK HOOPED SLEEVES
5 Akhurst   F: 1363
  B(7) W(59)
 ( J-  Damian Lane )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Nice upset winner on debut before running some solid races at Sale. Went close last time out and it has been the best-backed runner in the field.
Main Danger
NAVY BLUE AND GOLD HOOPS, WHITE SLEEVES AND CAP
10 Sollevare   F: 71
  B(2) W(57)
 ( J-  Jordan Childs )
 ( T-  Matt, Cumani )
Didn't show much on debut but quickly improved to win by 2.3 lengths at Geelong last start. Should enjoy conditions and go well again.
Next Best
ROYAL BLUE, WHITE EPAULETTES, STRIPED CAP
1 Mutamayel   F: 000X6
  B(9) W(61.5)
 ( J-  Zac Spain (a2) )
Won
Dividends : $4.80 $1.80
Form has tapered off significantly but it showed plenty of ability as a juvenile. Tough draw but its class should take it a long way.
Include in Multis
WHITE, RED STRIPES
11 Union Dues   F: 432X4
  B(6) W(56)
 ( J-  Dwayne Dunn )
Has winning credentials and there has been some money coming for it.
Longer Odds
NAVY BLUE, GOLD LIGHTNING BOLT, GOLD AND WHITE ARMBANDS, GOLD CAP
6 Prince of Arran   F: 92532
  B(1) W(58.5)
 ( J-  James Winks )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
Getting close to scoring a win this campaign and the odds appeal here.

Remarks

Another field where not much is covering them in the market
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Mutamayel has upset claims

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 4.80
Place1 1 $ 1.80
Place2 5 $ 1.90
Place3 6 $ 2.00
Quinella 1,5 $ 14.90
Trifecta 1:5:6 $ 127.00
First4 1:5:6:11 $ 408.80
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 5, 6, 10, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - SANDOWN HANDICAP 3YO+ RATING 70
Time: 4:10 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $43500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
ORANGE, WHITE HARLEQUIN YOKE, ARMBANDS AND CAP
3 Shoko   F: 11
  B(1) W(59)
 ( J-  Linda Meech )
 ( T-  Peter, Morgan )
Placed
Dividend : $1.20
Unbeaten from two starts and the late-maturing runner could stay perfect. Has more upside to come and the inside draw is ideal.
Main Danger
WHITE, RED STRIPES
9 Our Libretto   F: 40X1
  B(8) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Jordan Childs )
 ( T-  Grahame, Begg )
Won
Dividends : $2.60 $1.30
Former Kiwi which scored an easy win fresh up in Australia. Has since trialed well and strong money has come in the win markets.
Next Best
RED, BLUEBLOOD LOGO, RED SLEEVES, BLUEBLOOD LOGO, RED AND WHITE STAR CAP
5 Jane's Angel   F: 1X936
  B(4) W(58)
 ( J-  Zac Spain (a2) )
 ( T-  Mick, Price )
Scored consecutive wins last campaign but hasn't shown the same enthusiasm this time around. It could rebound with a nice showing.
Include in Multis
MAROON, WHITE STAR, WHITE AND MAROON STARS SLEEVES, WHITE AND MAROON STAR CAP
6 Open the Hatch   F: 51931
  B(3) W(57)
 ( J-  Dean Yendall )
 ( T-  Darren, Weir )
Placed
Dividend : $2.80
Comes into this having won two of its last four starts. Gets a gun run from the draw here and it's not without a hope at odds.
Longer Odds
WHITE, FLYING START SYNDICATIONS LOGO, BLACK AND TEAL CHECKED SLEEVES, QUARTERED CAP
4 Above Authority   F: 431X6
  B(10) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Brad Rawiller )
 ( T-  Darren, Weir )
Expect improvement after one run this campaign and it has won second-up in the past.

Remarks

Two of these runners are attracting attention
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Our Libretto could test Shoko

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 2.60
Place1 9 $ 1.30
Place2 3 $ 1.20
Place3 6 $ 2.80
Quinella 3,9 $ 2.50
Trifecta 9:3:6 $ 28.40
First4 9:3:6:10 $ 233.00
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 4, 5, 6, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - CLANBROOKE RACING HANDICAP 3YO+ RATING 70
Time: 4:45 | Distance: 1000m | Prize $43500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
ROYAL BLUE, SILVER STRIPE, ROYAL BLUE AND SILVER STRIPE CAP
10 Nariko   F: 15X21
  B(8) W(58)
 ( J-  Zac Spain (a2) )
 ( T-  Mick, Price )
Won
Dividends : $3.30 $1.30
Impressive win last start and although facing some tougher rivals here, it could build on that and be a force here. Nice chance.
Main Danger
BLACK, WHITE BAND AND ARMBANDS, PINK CAP
9 Geneva Diva   F: 2101
  B(5) W(58)
 ( J-  Craig Williams )
 ( T-  Linc, Sullivan )
Scored by three lengths last start and has been freshened up with a four-length trial win. Showing good signs and Craig Williams rides.
Next Best
TANGERINE, NAVY BLUE BRACES
8 Weekend Escape   F: 54422
  B(4) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Dwayne Dunn )
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Has more experience than many of these with nine starts for two wins and three placings. Most have come at this distance so respect its chances.
Include in Multis
RED, GOLD CHECKED SLEEVES
7 Tuskar Brook   F: 61154
  B(1) W(58.5)
 ( T-  Pat, Carey )
Gets the inside draw and it has been in a winning mood this preparation. Handy chance at each way odds.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
RED, WHITE CHECKS, BLACK CAP
3 Keep Courting   F: 78916
  B(7) W(61.5)
 ( T-  Peter, Healey )
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
Not the most consistent type but it could offer value at odds.

Remarks

All the action is at the bottom of the book
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Nariko looks a nice type

Results

Race Dividends
Win 10 $ 3.30
Place1 10 $ 1.30
Place2 8 $ 1.40
Place3 3 $ 2.50
Quinella 8,10 $ 7.20
Trifecta 10:8:3 $ 64.40
First4 10:8:3:6 $ 289.10
Double 9/10 $ 6.30
DBL conc 9/8 $ 4.80
Treble 1/9/10 $ 42.70
Quaddie 4/1/9/10 $ 2845.60
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 7, 8, 9, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - SANDOWN HANDICAP RATING 84
Time: 5:20 | Distance: 1000m | Prize $43500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
ROYAL BLUE
3 Isaurian   F: 1257X
  B(3) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Craig Williams )
Won
Dividends : $1.60 $1.00
Resumes here after showing good speed last season and it could put lengths on this field at its best. Look for a market push.
Main Danger
ORANGE, WHITE STRIPE, BLACK SLEEVES, ORANGE CUFFS
5 Prezado   F: 286X2
 ( J-  scratched )
Only a one-race winner but it has faced the likes of Nature Strip and Super Cash. That's strong form for a midweek race.
Next Best
EMERALD GREEN, WHITE CHECKED SLEEVES, WHITE CAP
7 Holy Blade   F: 1168X
  B(2) W(55.5)
 ( T-  Darren, Weir )
Placed
Dividend : $1.20
Recent trial winner which didn't show much in two Adelaide runs but its form prior was good. Betting suggests it has returned in good order.
Include in Multis
ROYAL BLUE, WHITE STAR, RED CAP
1 Invincible Al   F: 56113
  B(4) W(61.5)
 ( T-  Patrick, Payne )
Placed
Dividend : $1.30
In good form with two wins and a placing from its last three. Not an easy task here but it has upset potential.
Longer Odds
RED, BLACK G1 LOGO
9 Meridian Star   F: 3021X
  B(1) W(54)
 ( J-  Jessica Payne )
Four-time winner from 11 starts and it gets the inside draw with a light weight.

Remarks

Many of these could line up in Saturday grade
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Form with Prezado is striking

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 1.60
Place1 3 $ 1.00
Place2 1 $ 1.30
Place3 7 $ 1.20
Quinella 1,3 $ 2.90
Trifecta 3:1:7 $ 8.20
First4 3:1:7:2 $ 58.80
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R6 (3) Isaurian(5) Prezado (7) Holy Blade
R7 (1) Mirimar(3) Street Spun (4) Steel Prince (7) San Remo
R8 (11) Doroza(12) Firstclass Dreamer (13) Sergeant (14) Gaelic Dream
R9 (3) Golden Authority(4) Ocean's Fourteen (13) Tagreeda
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 5, 7, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - CLANBROOKE HANDICAP RATING 64
Time: 5:55 | Distance: 2400m | Prize $43500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
ROYAL BLUE, RED CROSS, WHITE SLEEVES, QUARTERED CAP
4 Steel Prince   F: X9792
  B(7) W(61)
 ( J-  Mark Zahra )
 ( T-  Darren, Weir )
Placed
Dividend : $1.30
Has been well-backed to win after going close last start. That form looks like a good guide here and experience on the track helps.
Main Danger
NAVY BLUE, GOLD LIGHTNING BOLT, GOLD AND WHITE ARMBANDS, GOLD CAP
1 Mirimar   F: X6431
  B(5) W(62.5)
Put away a similar field last start but has been punished in the weights. Has more wins to come and the odds on offer are good value.
Next Best
NAVY BLUE, GOLD HOOPS, WHITE SLEEVES
7 San Remo   F: X6003
  B(9) W(60)
 ( J-  Jordan Childs )
Typically puts itself in the race and has every chance to take this out.
Include in Multis
LIME, OLIVE GREEN SEAMS
3 Street Spun   F: 51302
  B(11) W(61.5)
Won
Dividends : $16.40 $3.70
Paying nice odds for a recent winner which always puts itself into the picture in the straight. Include in all bets.
Longer Odds
RED AND WHITE DIAMONDS, BLACK SLEEVES, RED CAP
8 Kapuziner   F: 10745
  B(12) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Damian Lane )
 ( T-  Eric, Musgrove )
Never too far away and it could add some value here.

Remarks

Plenty of each way value in this race
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Mirimar could win again

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 16.40
Place1 3 $ 3.70
Place2 4 $ 1.30
Place3 16 $ 3.20
Quinella 3,4 $ 17.10
Trifecta 3:4:16 $ 661.30
First4 3:4:16:7 $ 2838.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 4, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - MRC YOUNG MEMBERS HANDICAP RATING 64
Time: 6:30 | Distance: 1300m | Prize $43500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
GREEN, WHITE VEE
14 Gaelic Dream   F: 1
  B(7) W(55)
 ( J-  Regan Bayliss )
Impressive debut win and although it came on the synthetic surface, it could produce the same here. Interesting runner.
Main Danger
ROYAL BLUE
13 Sergeant   F: 217
  B(2) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Damian Lane )
Not far away in a strong field at Flemington last start and that followed a three-length win at Echuca. Looks the obvious danger.
Next Best
ROYAL BLUE, HORSE SILHOUETTE, WHITE CHICKEN SILHOUETTE AND CAP
12 Firstclass Dreamer   F: 7X542
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Jake Noonan )
 ( T-  Matthew, Brown )
Yet to win but that won't be far away. Finds another tough field but it has upside and should be included here.
Include in Multis
NAVY BLUE AND GOLD HOOPS, WHITE SLEEVES AND CAP
11 Doroza   F: 1
  B(4) W(57)
 ( J-  Jordan Childs )
 ( T-  Matt, Cumani )
Another synthetic winner on debut but it could produce on the grass. Has improvement to come so respect.
Longer Odds
ROYAL BLUE AND LIGHT BLUE CHECKS, ROYAL BLUE CAP
16 El Questro   F: X5073
  B(1) W(57)
 ( J-  Nikita Beriman )
Placed
Dividend : $8.50
Worth including at odds.

Remarks

Many different form lines coming into this race
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Many nice types in this

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 21.30
Place1 4 $ 5.70
Place2 16 $ 8.50
Place3 1 $ 4.60
Quinella 4,16 $ 414.80
Trifecta 4:16:1 $ 22144.50
First4 4:16:1:3 $ 62816.70

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
11, 12, 13, 14, 16
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 9 - LE PINE FUNERALS HANDICAP RATING 70
Time: 7:05 | Distance: 1800m | Prize $43500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
PALE BLUE, CERISE MALTESE CROSS AND STRIPED SLEEVES, STRIPED CAP
4 Ocean's Fourteen   F: X9192
  B(4) W(60.5)
 ( J-  Zac Spain (a2) )
Placed
Dividend : $1.20
Went close last start and its win three back is a good guide for this. Has plenty of talent and most of it has come at the city grade.
Main Danger
YELLOW, ROYAL BLUE V AND CAP
13 Tagreeda   F: 5X984
  B(2) W(56)
 ( J-  Michael Dee )
 ( T-  Mick, Price )
Yet to fully unwind this campaign but the talent is there. Gets a nice run from the draw and it should be tough to beat.
Next Best
ROYAL BLUE AND WHITE CHECKS, GREEN SLEEVES AND CAP
3 Golden Authority   F: 8X11X
  B(12) W(61.5)
 ( T-  Matt, Cumani )
Three wins and a placing from five starts. Narrowly got the job done last start but that was a confidence-building win. Respect here.
Include in Multis
NAVY BLUE, GOLD LIGHTNING BOLT, GOLD AND WHITE ARMBANDS, GOLD CAP
7 Meteor Light   F: X6283
  B(5) W(59.5)
Has placed twice this campaign and faces a tough task here, but it has place claims and could add some value.
Longer Odds
PINK, PURPLE SASH AND CAP
8 Snipfit   F: 76401
  B(10) W(59)
 ( T-  Ken, Keys )
Placed
Dividend : $3.70
Speedy type which has upset claims after winning last start.

Remarks

Follow the form out of this race
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Stick with Ocean's Fourteen

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 15.90
Place1 9 $ 3.30
Place2 8 $ 3.70
Place3 4 $ 1.20
Quinella 8,9 $ 86.70
Trifecta 9:8:4 $ 844.10
First4 9:8:4:12 $ 8350.10
Double 4/9 $ 84.00
DBL conc 4/8 $ 80.30
Treble 3/4/9 $ 2454.10
Quaddie 3/3/4/9 $ 5534.60

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 4, 7, 8, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%