M17 Wyong – 31st August 2018

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M17 Wyong – 31st August 2018

M17: Wyong Races (NSW) - 31st Aug, 2018

Start time:2:50 pm
Weather:SHOWERY
Track:SOFT

Overview

Wyong Cup and Mona Lisa Stakes on the card. Terrific Friday racing card before the first day of spring racing on Saturday

Day's "Best"

R3 (9) Panzerfaust

Best "Each Way"

R7 (2) Morton's Fork

Best "Roughie"

R6 (9) Milseain

Race 1 - SENPOS MAIDEN PLATE CG&E SW
Time: 2:50 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $32600

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
DARK GREEN, GOLD EPAULETTES
7 Shinju   F: 428X3
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  James McDonald )
 ( T-  P & P Snowden )
Has looked likely to break through at every career start. Handy trial form before placing fresh up and it has some class on its side.
Main Danger
YELLOW, RED SUN STUD LOGO AND EPAULETTES, HOOPED SLEEVES, RED CAP, OLD GOLD SUN STUD LOGO
4 Rectitude   F: 233
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Tye Angland )
 ( T-  Gerald Ryan )
Won
Dividends : $3.40 $1.60
Has the fitness edge this preparation with three runs for three placings. Two lengths behind a nice type last start and that form should hold.
Next Best
ORANGE
5 Rock   F:
  B(4) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Kerrin McEvoy )
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
Always respect this stable with their debutantes. Decent trial form and it could pay to follow the betting. Early signs are positive.
Include in Multis
CERISE, SUPERHORSE LOGO
2 Alcatran   F: 4
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Corey Brown )
 ( T-  Joseph Pride )
Three lengths behind the winner on debut and natural improvement is expected. Inside draw helps.
Longer Odds
RED, BLACK STRIPES
  B(2) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Glyn Schofield )
 ( T-  Kris Lees )
Chance as an outsider.

Remarks

Smaller field but there are some nice types engaged here
race-image
Shinju looks like a nice type

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 3.40
Place1 4 $ 1.60
Place2 5 $ 2.20
Quinella 4,5 $ 7.00
Trifecta 4:5:7 $ 30.90
First4 4:5:7:6 $ 68.80
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 5, 6, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - BIOCHEM WATER MAIDEN PLATE F&M SW
Time: 3:25 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $32600

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
BLACK AND WHITE CHECKS, LIGHT BLUE SLEEVES, CHECKED CAP
  B(2) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Corey Brown )
 ( T-  David Pfieffer )
Won
Dividends : $2.20 $1.10
Doesn't have to beat much on debut and money has come strongly. Good trial form for this level of opposition.
Main Danger
CERISE, BLACK STRIPED SLEEVES
9 Veranes   F: 55X87
  B(7) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Kerrin McEvoy )
 ( T-  Chris Waller )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Running out of chances but it will appreciate the drop in class. Gets the chance to break through and it will need to start showing something.
Next Best
ROYAL BLUE AND GOLD DIAGONAL STRIPES, WHITE CAP AND POM POM
8 Stella Maris   F:
  B(3) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Jay Ford )
Could sneak into the minor money with the right run in transit.
Include in Multis
ROYAL BLUE
5 Enfilade   F:
  B(8) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Glyn Schofield )
 ( T-  James Cummings )
This stable often gives their runners soft trials and it could be over the odds. Tricky draw but expect a good run.
Longer Odds
DARK BLUE, WHITE CROSSED SASHES
3 Palais de Louvre   F: 6
  B(6) W(58)
 ( J-  Shane S Arnold )
 ( T-  Stephen Jones )
Won a trial before putting in a solid effort on debut. Wasn't too far away so include.

Remarks

An even maiden field where money has come for a debutante
race-image
Veranes could score that elusive win

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 2.20
Place1 7 $ 1.10
Place2 6 $ 1.80
Place3 9 $ 1.50
Quinella 6,7 $ 6.40
Trifecta 7:6:9 $ 32.60
First4 7:6:9:3 $ 252.80

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 5, 7, 8, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - HC GROUP HANDICAP RATING 64
Time: 4:05 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $32600

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
BLACK AND YELLOW DIAMONDS, YELLOW CAP
9 Panzerfaust   F: 3X125
  B(5) W(54)
 ( J-  Tim Clark )
 ( T-  Paul Messara )
Won
Dividends : $1.50 $1.00
Didn't quite get the good run in transit in the Highway Handicap last start but this is easier. Light weight and a good chance to bounce back.
Main Danger
ROYAL BLUE, ORANGE DIAMOND, SLEEVES AND CAP
4 Ardanza   F: 4060X
  B(7) W(58.5)
 ( T-  Wendy Roche )
Faced some tough fields last campaign when it should have been facing this level of opposition. No trials leading into this but the money is there.
Next Best
ROYAL BLUE, WHITE CROSSED SASHES
10 Flower of Love   F: 3635
  B(2) W(54)
 ( J-  Kerrin McEvoy )
 ( T-  Chris Waller )
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Hasn't been too far away from the winners from four starts but expect improvement from this stable. 54kg and an inside draw.
Include in Multis
WHITE, RED AND BLUE CHECKED CROSS, RED AND BLUE CHECKED ARMBANDS, BLUE CAP
1 The Iron Maiden   F: 11408
  B(8) W(61.5)
10-time winner which has placed a further 20 times. Not a bad record to boast and although it's not getting any younger, it could lob into the minors.
Longer Odds
HOT PINK, WHITE AND ORANGE CHECKED BAND AND ARMBANDS, ORANGE AND HOT PINK QUARTERED CAP
6 Cinderconi   F: X4317
  B(3) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Travis Block )
 ( T-  Jason Attard )
Placed
Dividend : $5.40
Only fair last start but it scored a nice win at Goulburn prior to that. Chance.

Remarks

Some city-class form in this
race-image
Stick with Panzerfaust

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 1.50
Place1 9 $ 1.00
Place2 10 $ 1.60
Place3 6 $ 5.40
Quinella 9,10 $ 3.00
Trifecta 9:10:6 $ 42.60
First4 9:10:6:1 $ 262.80
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 4, 6, 9, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - BISHOP COLLINS ACCOUNTANTS HANDICAP CLASS 2
Time: 4:40 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $32600

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
WHITE, RED YOKE AND HOOPED SLEEVES, RED CAP
5 Intrinsic   F: X83X7
  B(9) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Hugh Bowman )
 ( T-  Kris Lees )
Might have needed the run last start when fresh up. It can trouble most of these at its best and it has been well-backed.
Main Danger
PINK, ROYAL BLUE CROSSED SASHES, SLEEVES AND STRIPED CAP
11 Roman Typhoon   F: 44165
  B(2) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Josh Adams )
 ( T-  Jan Bowen )
Looked good when winning three back but hasn't quite kicked on with it. Drops in level of opposition and punters should see immediate results.
Next Best
PINK, LILAC STARS AND SLEEVES
8 Mighty Marmalade   F: 21X24
  B(12) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Corey Brown )
 ( T-  Kim Waugh )
Looks to have plenty of upside. Hasn't had the best of luck and it has drawn wide, but expect it to drop back and flash home late.
Include in Multis
ORANGE AND TANGERINE STRIPES, ORANGE CAP
3 Blowing Kisses   F: 66X85
  B(3) W(58.5)
Two-time winner from 14 starts which wasn't too far away at Canterbury last start. Nice odds on offer.
Longer Odds
NAVY BLUE
10 Lady Of Shalott   F: 13X
  B(1) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Kerrin McEvoy )
 ( T-  Kris Lees )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Needs to improve on its recent trial form but it could get some of the action.

Remarks

One of the more even fields of the day
race-image
Intrinsic is a deserved favourite

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 11.40
Place1 4 $ 3.90
Place2 7 $ 3.90
Place3 10 $ 1.90
Quinella 4,7 $ 59.90
Trifecta 4:7:10 $ 590.60
First4 4:7:10:5 $ 3065.80
Double 9/4 $ 11.20
DBL conc 9/7 $ 6.80
Treble 7/9/4 $ 65.80
Quaddie 4/7/9/4 $ 544.60

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 5, 8, 10, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - THE DOYLO SPRINGTIME HANDICAP RATING 74
Time: 5:20 | Distance: 1100m | Prize $43500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
RED, BLACK STRIPES
8 Smart Melody   F: 11
  B(1) W(54.5)
 ( J-  Kerrin McEvoy )
 ( T-  Kris Lees )
Won
Dividends : $1.40 $1.00
Has produced two 5.3-length wins from two starts. Looks to have Saturday-grade talent and it shouldn't be tested against these.
Main Danger
RED AND WHITE SPOTS
7 Ridicule   F: 1418X
  B(8) W(58)
 ( J-  Corey Brown )
 ( T-  Brad Widdup )
Placed
Dividend : $1.30
Looks the only danger to the favourite after winning a trial to prepare for this. Rarely far away and it could cause the minor upset.
Next Best
DARK BLUE, YELLOW HOOPS, STRIPED SLEEVES, RED CAP
1 Americana Magic   F: X1231
  B(3) W(61)
 ( J-  Rory Hutchings )
 ( T-  Grant Allard )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Twice a winner already this campaign and it has fitness under the belt. Big weight but plenty of experience to call upon.
Include in Multis
RED, WHITE TRIPLE CROWN SYNDICATIONS LOGO
3 Jericho   F: 12X0X
  B(7) W(59.5)
 ( J-  James McDonald )
 ( T-  P & P Snowden )
Disappointed at Randwick last start but this is slightly easier. Has potential at the midweek level and it could lob into the minors.
Longer Odds
RED, GREEN SPOTS, YELLOW SLEEVES AND CAP
6 Nosey   F: 7X022
  B(5) W(58)
 ( T-  Les Tilley )
Might need something easier but it has gone close its last couple.

Remarks

Dominating favourite with Smart Melody
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Smart Melody is very smart indeed

Results

Race Dividends
Win 8 $ 1.40
Place1 8 $ 1.00
Place2 1 $ 1.90
Place3 7 $ 1.30
Quinella 1,8 $ 5.80
Trifecta 8:1:7 $ 15.00
First4 8:1:7:4 $ 132.00
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R5 (7) Ridicule(8) Smart Melody
R6 (3) Irithea(4) Savatiano (7) Shumookh (9) Milseain
R7 (2) Morton's Fork(4) Harper's Choice (5) Black On Gold (7) Carzoff
R8 (2) Deluxe Rocker(5) Nai'a (6) Nuke
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 6, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - WINNING COMMERCIAL MONA LISA STAKES SWP LISTED
Time: 5:55 | Distance: 1350m | Prize $136000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
GREEN, WHITE SASH AND CAP
7 Shumookh   F: 2235X
  B(2) W(55)
 ( J-  Tim Clark )
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Has great speed and it ran placings behind Alizee and Shoals last season. That's hot form and it should be respected.
Main Danger
ROYAL BLUE
4 Savatiano   F: 7X11X
  B(11) W(56)
 ( J-  Kerrin McEvoy )
 ( T-  James Cummings )
Won
Dividends : $2.70 $1.50
Unbeaten from two runs last campaign before being spelled. Has a smart overall record and just needs luck from out deep to win.
Next Best
WHITE, DARBY RACING LOGO, NAVY BLUE ARMBANDS WITH DARBY RACING LOGO, NAVY BLUE CAP, WHITE POM POM
3 Irithea   F: 97811
  B(7) W(56)
 ( J-  Tye Angland )
 ( T-  Bjorn Baker )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Searching for three consecutive wins and it could be the forgotten runner. Nice chance at each way odds.
Include in Multis
ROYAL BLUE, WHITE HORSESHOE, BLACK AND WHITE CHECKED SLEEVES AND CAP
2 Princess Posh   F: 31316
  B(6) W(56)
 ( J-  Glyn Schofield )
 ( T-  Kris Lees )
Has shown ability in the past and it could get some of the prize.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
TARTAN, RED TRINITY KNOT, RED SLEEVES WITH TARTAN ARMBANDS, RED CAP
9 Milseain   F: 323X0
  B(5) W(55)
 ( J-  Corey Brown )
 ( T-  Kris Lees )
Former Kiwi, owned by Australian interests. Good form in New Zealand and expect quick improvement after a poor run last start.

Remarks

Great stakes field with Kiwi interest at the top of the book
race-image
The leaders' bias should help Shumookh

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 2.70
Place1 4 $ 1.50
Place2 7 $ 1.70
Place3 3 $ 1.50
Quinella 4,7 $ 6.80
Trifecta 4:7:3 $ 30.00
First4 4:7:3:2 $ 98.30
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 4, 7, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - 2018 CARLTON DRAUGHT WYONG GOLD CUP
Time: 6:35 | Distance: 2100m | Prize $174000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
ROYAL BLUE
2 Morton's Fork   F: 46531
  B(2) W(58)
 ( J-  Hugh Bowman )
 ( T-  James Cummings )
Scored an overdue win last start at Moonee Valley and although facing a different track here, on-pace runners should be suited.
Main Danger
LIME GREEN AND SILVER HOOPS
5 Black On Gold   F: 09315
  B(3) W(55)
 ( J-  James McDonald )
 ( T-  Chris Waller )
Typically enjoys some cut out of the track and it gets into the race well off on the weights. Plenty of money has come for it.
Next Best
ROYAL BLUE, WHITE STARS SLEEVES, RED AND WHITE STARS CAP
4 Harper's Choice   F: 72411
  B(8) W(56)
 ( J-  Tye Angland )
 ( T-  Gerald Ryan )
Dangerous type when it hits top gear and that's right now after winning consecutive races. Pace of the race might not help but include here.
Include in Multis
BLACK, WHITE HORSESHOE, HOOPED SLEEVES AND CHECKED CAP
7 Carzoff   F: 7X244
  B(6) W(54)
 ( J-  Kerrin McEvoy )
 ( T-  Chris Waller )
Won
Dividends : $5.70 $1.60
Hasn't been the easiest to follow and it doesn't win often but it will enjoy carrying 54kg and it's a dangerous type at that weight.
Longer Odds
WHITE ELITE THOROUGHBREDS LOGO, PALE BLUE STRIPED SLEEVES AND CAP
3 Testashadow   F: 70053
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Rachel King )
 ( T-  Gary Portelli )
Gets the inside draw and it produced a nice run last time out. Each way hope.

Remarks

Only nine in the feature race but it's a competitive affair
race-image
Morton's Fork could continue winning

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 5.70
Place1 7 $ 1.60
Place2 6 $ 2.40
Place3 9 $ 4.80
Quinella 6,7 $ 20.10
Trifecta 7:6:9 $ 1025.20
First4 7:6:9:2 $ 1581.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 4, 5, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - HUNTER PETROLEUM PRODUCTS DA VINCI HANDICAP 3/4YO RATING
Time: 7:15 | Distance: 1300m | Prize $43500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
RED, WHITE GATECRASHER
2 Deluxe Rocker   F: X16X5
  B(9) W(59)
 ( J-  Tim Clark )
Nice win at Kembla Grange to break maiden grades before running handy races behind some nice types. Looks tough to beat.
Main Danger
ROYAL BLUE
5 Nai'a   F: 3331X
  B(5) W(57)
 ( J-  Glyn Schofield )
 ( T-  James Cummings )
Placed
Dividend : $2.30
Capped off some consistent efforts with a win to end its previous campaign. Respect the stable and it should go close.
Next Best
RED, BLUEBLOOD LOGO, RED AND WHITE STAR CAP
6 Nuke   F: X1521
  B(6) W(57)
 ( T-  Gerald Ryan )
Can't deny its recent form when scoring an upset win at Canterbury last start. Has upside so respect.
Include in Multis
WHITE, DARBY RACING LOGO, NAVY BLUE ARMBANDS WITH DARBY RACING LOGO, NAVY BLUE CAP, WHITE POM POM
8 Morpheus   F: 0X612
  B(8) W(56)
 ( J-  James McDonald )
 ( T-  Mark Newnham )
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Recent trial winner which hasn't done much wrong to date. McDonald rides and we wouldn't be surprised to see it going close.
Longer Odds
ROYAL BLUE, WHITE EPAULETTES, STRIPED CAP
11 Algaffaal   F: 1X6
  B(2) W(54)
 ( J-  Kerrin McEvoy )
 ( T-  Hayes/Dabernig )
Good maiden win but didn't return well. Chance to rebound.

Remarks

Tidy field to conclude Cup day
race-image
Nuke is a chance again

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 10.00
Place1 4 $ 2.70
Place2 8 $ 1.40
Place3 5 $ 2.30
Quinella 4,8 $ 8.50
Trifecta 4:8:5 $ 139.90
First4 4:8:5:6 $ 566.90
Double 7/4 $ 26.70
DBL conc 7/8 $ 5.80
Treble 4/7/4 $ 216.90
Quaddie 8/4/7/4 $ 158.40

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 5, 6, 8, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%