M2: PUKEHOHE – 23 SEPT 2018

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M2: PUKEHOHE – 23 SEPT 2018

M02: Pukekohe Races - 23rd Sep, 2018

Start time:12:25 pm
Weather:FINE
Track:DEAD5

Overview

The Haunui Classic may be the drawcard but there will plenty of interest in the juveniles who open the card today. There seems to be no shortage of promise in that.

Day's "Best"

R6 (1) Joe's Legacy

Best "Each Way"

R2 (9) Pearlescence

Best "Roughie"

R3 (9) Majic Ruler

Race 1 - COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL 2YO SW+P
Time: 12:25 | Distance: 800m | Prize $22500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Royal blue & gold chequers, white sleeves & cap
5 First Rock   F: 2
  B(3) W(55)
 ( J-  Bridget Grylls )
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Just beaten raceday debut. Did look to have winner covered/
Main Danger
Black & white stripes, white sleeves, emerald green arm bands & cap
1 Jager Bombed   F:
  B(8) W(57)
 ( J-  Leith Innes )
Lost compass in trial but once mind on job kicked away impressively
Next Best
Grey, midnight blue seams, light blue collar & cuffs, grey sleeves with midnight blue seams, midnight blue & light blue quartered cap
  B(5) W(55)
Tiley-trained Sepoy filly who looked very well educated at trials
Include in Multis
Light blue, red & yellow striped sleeves, yellow cap
3 Tappy's One   F:
  B(4) W(57)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Won dogfight in one trial. Spratt staying with McKee in preference to another trials winner.
Longer Odds
Yellow & red stripes, yellow sleeves & quartered cap
8 Appellant   F:
  B(7) W(55)
Placed
Dividend : $3.70
Stephen Marsh runner - had one 2yo win so far and indicated he had better ones to come

Remarks

The juvenile season goes up a gear today
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Grylls

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 13.40
Place1 6 $ 2.70
Place2 5 $ 1.60
Place3 8 $ 3.70
Quinella 5,6 $ 24.20
Trifecta 6:5:8 $ 563.20
First4 6:5:8:3 $ 3439.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 5, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - SSANGYONG 2200 RATING 65
Time: 1:00 | Distance: 2200m | Prize $22500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
Royal blue, gold braces, royal blue sleeves, light blue armbands, royal blue & gold qtd cap
9 Pearlescence   F: 47528
  B(2) W(56.5)
Been racing without luck. Trapped wide past 2. Placed here in June
Main Danger
Pink, white epaulettes, pink & white striped cap
4 Lothbrok   F: 33216
  B(6) W(59)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Gritty stayer who was out for while after suffering a bleeding attack. Yet to race in better than slow. Badly checked last start
Next Best
Teal blue, white stylised logo (b&f), teal blue sleeves & cap
10 Diehard   F: 76847
  B(5) W(56.5)
Cameron given stablemate the flick. Stable will be hoping for rain.
Include in Multis
Bottle green & lime green chequers & striped sleeves, lime green cap
7 Vainglory   F: 38X51
  B(9) W(57)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
Placed
Dividend : $2.60
The maiden win was very good. Every show in even lineup
Longer Odds
White, royal blue hooped sleeves, red band, royal blue cap
2 Rough Cut   F: 43378
  B(7) W(60)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Won
Dividends : $9.90 $3.00
Back from freshen-up and didn't he need one.

Remarks

So many mudlarks. Not an easy race to pick. Stipe Comment: DIEHARD - Crowded shortly after the start losing ground.
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Johnson

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 9.90
Place1 2 $ 3.00
Place2 7 $ 2.60
Place3 4 $ 1.90
Quinella 2,7 $ 39.00
Trifecta 2:7:4 $ 374.50
First4 2:7:4:9 $ 1551.50
Double 6/2 $ 94.50
DBL conc 6/7 $ 43.00
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 7, 9, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - COLLETT RACING STABLES 1200 RATING 65
Time: 1:35 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $22500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Royal blue & white hoops, grey sleeves, royal blue & white quartered cap
5 Silver Cloud   F: 2237X
  B(3) W(57.5)
Won
Dividends : $3.70 $1.30
Been waiting for tracks to dry. Strong chance to get rid of bridesmaid tag. Won and placed fresh.
Main Danger
Turquoise, light green sash, gold armbands & cap
3 Ifnot Wainot   F: X2214
  B(5) W(59)
Regular rider dropped for 3kg claim. Only run in heavy so there's a query there.
Next Best
Navy blue, white band with navy blue & red stylised logo (b&f), white armbands & cap
7 Zappeur   F: 570X5
  B(1) W(56)
 ( J-  Shafiq Rusof )
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
Had a run back. Won second-up last prep. Anything but heavy is good.
Include in Multis
Royal blue, white crossed sashes, white cap
1 Secret Ambition   F: 3000X
  B(4) W(60.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Trials winner. Been gelded
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
Scarlet & gold chequers, striped sleeves & gold cap
9 Majic Ruler   F: 38X58
  B(2) W(55)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
Been struggling heavy tracks. Drops weight here

Remarks

Gear changes: Secret Ambition: gelded since last run
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Ramsay

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 3.70
Place1 5 $ 1.30
Place2 7 $ 2.20
Place3 1 $ 1.90
Quinella 5,7 $ 8.30
Trifecta 5:7:1 $ 64.20
First4 5:7:1:3 $ 141.20
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


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 4 - SPLICE CONSTRUCTION LTD 1200 RATING 82
Time: 2:10 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $30000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Violet, rose vertical stripe, rose sleeves, striped cap
5 Power O'Hata   F: X111X
  B(2) W(56.5)
Went bang bang bang at end of last prep.Four in a row all but a given going on trackwork this week,
Main Danger
Tangerine, turquoise sashes & armbands, quartered cap
3 Demonetization   F: 1131X
  B(3) W(58)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Waddell going for 4th win on him. Won maiden on debut here, hasn't looked back since
Next Best
White, orange spots & hooped sleeves, white cap
11 Astor   F: 1160X
  B(10) W(54.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Top fresh-up record. Won two lead-in trials
Include in Multis
Black, yellow Maltese Cross (b&f), red & yellow striped sleeves, black & yellow quartered cap
9 Excelleration   F: 120X4
  B(7) W(55)
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
4l winner on debut here. Tiley chose to further educate in south last summer while chasing lesser fillies races. Let's see if it was a wise move. With more luck would have finished closer than 4th fresh
Longer Odds
Turquoise & pink quarters, turquoise sleeves, quartered cap
6 Mighty Me   F: X6623
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Won
Dividends : $23.90 $4.70
All but forgotten was winning felt like but does get stuck in when racing here. Excellent distance stats.

Remarks

Stipe Comment: EXCELLERATION - Held up passing the 400 metres having to shift out near the 300 metres to obtain clear running.
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Matt Cameron

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 23.90
Place1 6 $ 4.70
Place2 7 $ 3.40
Place3 9 $ 2.50
Quinella 6,7 $ 86.70
Trifecta 6:7:9 $ 2034.40
First4 6:7:9:3 $ 8115.60
Double 5/6 $ 32.10
DBL conc 5/7 $ 15.50
Treble 2/5/6 $ 550.50
Quaddie 6/2/5/6 $ 5187.10

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 5, 6, 9, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - LONE STAR PUKEKOHE 1400 RATING 72
Time: 2:50 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $25000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Light green & purple quarters, light green sleeves & cap
10 Braavos   F: 13301
  B(3) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Leith Innes )
 ( T-  M, & K Murdoch )
Won
Dividends : $6.70 $2.50
Too good winning Tarzino day, has won here after 300 day layoff.
Main Danger
White, red spot, emerald green sleeves, red cap
7 Savapak   F: 5239X
  B(9) W(58.5)
Placed
Dividend : $2.40
First for prep. Sprinted well fresh in the past
Next Best
Bottle green, silver grey braces, bottle green sleeves with silver grey arm band, bottle green cap with silver grey seams
5 Cossack Warrior   F: 6112
  B(11) W(59)
 ( J-  Shaun McKay )
Doubts about ability in ground but both wins come over today's trip. Regular jock suspended, Troy Harris not a bad stand-in
Include in Multis
Dark blue, gold striped sleeves & cap
1 Call Me Bob   F: X1132
  B(2) W(60)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Lethal in heavy but a dead 5? Regard, though,home track and distance
Longer Odds
Lime green, black stylised logo & seams (b&f), lime green sleeves & cap with black seams & pom pom
3 The Kipling Girl   F: 83626
  B(12) W(59.5)
Scratched from tougher race on card. Has won here

Remarks

Gear changes: Savapak: Tongue Tie on Sunburst: Blinkers off
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Innes

Results

Race Dividends
Win 10 $ 6.70
Place1 10 $ 2.50
Place2 6 $ 7.10
Place3 7 $ 2.40
Quinella 6,10 $ 85.40
Trifecta 10:6:7 $ 1062.40
First4 10:6:7:2 $ 12288.30

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R5 (1) Call Me Bob(5) Cossack Warrior (7) Savapak (10) Braavos
R6 (1) Joe's Legacy(2) Two Thirty (3) Simply Impeccable (4) Van Diamond
R7 (1) Saint Emilion(3) Tomelilla (12) Caricature
R8 (2) Fancy More(3) Podravina
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 5, 7, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - VETERINARY ASSOCIATES 1600 RATING 65
Time: 3:30 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $22500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
Emerald green, royal blue diamonds (b&f) & white cap
1 Joe's Legacy   F: 303X2
  B(11) W(60)
 ( J-  Shaun McKay )
Placed
Dividend : $1.30
Second up, won in that state last prep. Only win come over a mile.
Main Danger
Orange, orange sleeves, black arm band, black cap with orange seams
3 Simply Impeccable   F: 22940
  B(1) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Too far back Tarzino day (1400m). Mile, long home straight gives every hope
Next Best
White, lime green & white chequered yoke, black & lime green stylised logo (b&f), black sleeves with white logo name, lime cap
4 Van Diamond   F: 83321
  B(4) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Jordan Nason )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Maiden win well deserved. Wins this and he could be a diamond.
Include in Multis
White with stylised logo, red hooped sleeves & striped cap
2 Two Thirty   F: 43923
  B(2) W(60)
Won
Dividends : $7.40 $2.00
Down a grade after another determined effort. Like the choice of jock
Longer Odds
Gold, navy blue cap
7 Princess Sapphire   F: 004X6
  B(10) W(56.5)
Drier track gets me. Cameron off easy maiden winner.

Remarks

Stipe Comment: PRINCESS SAPPHIRE - Crowded near 1300m
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 7.40
Place1 2 $ 2.00
Place2 1 $ 1.30
Place3 4 $ 1.80
Quinella 1,2 $ 7.00
Trifecta 2:1:4 $ 67.30
First4 2:1:4:7 $ 290.30
Double 10/2 $ 36.90
DBL conc 10/1 $ 7.80
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 4, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - HAUNUI FARM KARAKA CLASSIC OPN HCP
Time: 4:10 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $50000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Royal blue, gold braces, royal blue sleeves, light blue armbands, royal blue & gold qtd cap
1 Saint Emilion   F: 1181X
  B(3) W(60.5)
 ( J-  Leith Innes )
Warming up for the Livamol. Won two trials. Innes has only had one ride on him and they celebrated victory in the Bonecrusher
Main Danger
Royal blue, gold braces, royal blue sleeves, light blue armbands, royal blue & gold qtd cap
3 Tomelilla   F: 21133
  B(1) W(55)
Won
Dividends : $4.50 $1.70
Had quiet trial. Genuine mare now. Cameron's choice ahead of St Emillion and Maygrove
Next Best
Red, yellow stars (b&f), red & yellow halved sleeves, red cap with yellow star
12 Caricature   F: 340X7
  B(10) W(53)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Cambridge trackman liked what he saw from her this week. Went super fresh-up 1300m. Rosie Myers' only ride of the day
Include in Multis
Cream, brown striped sleeves, sash & cap
8 Excalibur   F: 117X4
  B(9) W(53)
 ( J-  Bridget Grylls )
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
Step on road to NZ Cup. The mile a good fitness builder
Longer Odds
White, tangerine crossed sashes, dark blue stars and cap with white stars
4 Galaxy Miss   F: 19451
  B(5) W(53)
Nice ride by Danielle to get this one up last time - could well back up

Remarks

Gear changes: Galaxy Miss: Served Excalibur: Blinkers on
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Saint Emilion

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 4.50
Place1 3 $ 1.70
Place2 8 $ 2.20
Place3 5 $ 1.90
Quinella 3,8 $ 13.20
Trifecta 3:8:5 $ 98.70
First4 3:8:5:7 $ 1348.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 4, 8, 12
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES RACE RATING 65
Time: 4:45 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $22500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Royal blue & white hoops, grey sleeves, royal blue & white quartered cap
3 Podravina   F: 129X3
  B(5) W(59.5)
Won
Dividends : $2.30 $1.30
Unlucky in listed race as 3yo. Another rising summer stayer with Baker.
Main Danger
Purple, black & gold chequered sleeves, purple cap
2 Fancy More   F: 15X2
  B(8) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Jordan Nason )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Races been well spaced. $63 winner on debut, her price will never stretch to that price again.
Next Best
Cambridge blue, yellow star, cambridge blue sleeves with yellow stars, cambridge blue cap with yellow stars
5 Codecracker   F: 22152
  B(7) W(59)
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Lack of wet form bothers me but crack stable rarely misjudges a horse's capabilities.
Include in Multis
Sky blue, navy blue fleur de lis (b&f), sky blue & navy blue halved sleeves, navy blue cap with sky blue fleur de lis & pompom
7 Velveteen   F: 16274
  B(6) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Shafiq Rusof )
One horse trainer changes the jock. Mile stats shout "include me"
Longer Odds
Royal blue, white seams, white sleeves & cap
9 Tattybogler   F: 03647
  B(4) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Bridget Grylls )
Below best but saves best for here. Jockey needs a boost after a forgettable Saturday.

Remarks

Gear changes: Velveteen: Concussion Plates off, Approved Plates on Tattybogler (AUS): Concussion Plates (Front) on
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Baker

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 2.30
Place1 3 $ 1.30
Place2 2 $ 1.50
Place3 5 $ 1.80
Place6 1,5,7/6,7,9/6,7,10/1,2,4/3,5,8 $ 96.80
Quinella 2,3 $ 4.30
Trifecta 3:2:5 $ 33.10
First4 3:2:5:7 $ 86.60
Double 3/3 $ 7.00
DBL conc 3/2 $ 8.70
Treble 2/3/3 $ 79.70
Quaddie 10/2/3/3 $ 598.80
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 5, 7, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%