M19 Moonee Valley – 21st February 2020

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M19 Moonee Valley – 21st February 2020

M19: The Valley - 21st Feb, 2020

Start time:8:30 pm
Weather:Fine
Track:Good

Overview

The Typhoon Tracy Stakes headlines the quality night racing card

Day's "Best"

R7 (4) Sassy Salitage

Best "Each Way"

R8 (10) Leiter

Best "Roughie"

No Best Roughie
  • Race 1 - DISTINCTIVE FLOOR COVERINGS HANDICAP
    Time: 8:30 | Distance: 3000m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    2 Yulong Rising   F: 62721
      B(1) W(58)
     ( J-  Mark Zahra )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.50
    Scored a much-needed win last start and it could kick on with it now. Gets the inside draw and it will get a nice run throughout the race.
    Main Danger
    4 Serenade the Stars   F: 55031
      B(3) W(57)
     ( J-  Jye McNeil )
    Another runner that capped off some solid form with a win. Should enjoy the distance and punters are getting each-way odds.
    Next Best
    3 Ablaze   F: 14211
      B(6) W(57)
     ( J-  John Allen )
    Won
    Dividends : $5.40 $3.00
    Rattled off back-to-back wins coming into this race. Knows how to win and it has been good form throughout this season. Good chance again.
    Include in Multis
    6 Count Zero   F: 21432
      B(4) W(55)
     ( J-  Fred W Kersley )
     ( T-  Symon Wilde )
    Hasn't run a bad race for a while now. Nicely weighted at 55kg and it should be right around the mix. Each-way chance.
    Longer Odds
    7 Obscura   F: 81236
      B(5) W(55)
     ( J-  Linda Meech )
    Capable on its day. Worth including at the odds.

    Remarks

    A small field for the staying opener
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    Yulong Rising could win again

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 3 $ 5.40
    Place1 3 $ 3.00
    Place2 2 $ 1.50
    Quinella 2:3 $ 7.60
    Trifecta 3:2:6 $ 87.70
    First4 3:2:6:5 $ 212.50
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 3, 4, 6, 7
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 2 - LESLEY MCPHEE MEMORIAL PLATE
    Time: 9:00 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    10 Sayumi   F: 3X
      B(9) W(56)
     ( J-  Ben Melham )
     ( T-  Matt Laurie )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.00
    Did enough on debut to warrant attention here. Faces a tough field but it should run close with some cover from the draw.
    Main Danger
    11 Win Fall   F: 3X32
      B(7) W(56)
     ( J-  Jye McNeil )
     ( T-  Henry Dwyer )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.60
    Has race fitness on its side with two runs already this campaign. Gets a better draw than the favourite and that could be a big factor.
    Next Best
    6 Palacio Musico   F: 4X2
      B(10) W(58)
     ( J-  Jamie Kah )
    Bred to be speedy and it showed that when running second last start. Drawn deep but it must be considered on ability.
    Include in Multis
    7 Shevrolet   F:
      B(6) W(58)
     ( J-  Ethan Brown )
    Won
    Dividends : $2.70 $1.20
    There was good specking as soon as markets opened. That's a good sign and it could pay to follow the betting moves.
    Longer Odds
    5 Mosset   F:
      B(10) W(58)
     ( J-  Jack Martin )
     ( T-  Paul Rocke )
    On debut and it could show some good speed.

    Remarks

    Plenty of capable types in this field
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    Sayumi has improvement to come

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 7 $ 2.70
    Place1 7 $ 1.20
    Place2 10 $ 2.00
    Place3 11 $ 1.60
    Quinella 7:10 $ 8.80
    Trifecta 7:10:11 $ 46.90
    First4 7:10:11:4 $ 143.00
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    5, 6, 7, 10, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 3 - LENEVA PARK HANDICAP
    Time: 9:30 | Distance: 1000m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    2 Peak   F: 2131X
      B(2) W(58)
     ( J-  Dwayne Dunn )
    Ran against some nice types last campaign and that form stacks up nicely for this. Drawn well and Dunn rides The Valley well.
    Main Danger
    1 Jedastar   F: 20X8X
      B(1) W(59)
     ( J-  Joe Bowditch )
    Looked the goods winning on debut and its last couple of runs have been against nice types. Gets the rail and should use it.
    Next Best
    3 Meteorite   F: 261X
      B(5) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Luke Currie )
    Defeated a handy field on this track last start. Was immediately spelled and it could come back with authority. Include.
    Include in Multis
    11 Vivaro   F: 726X2
      B(6) W(55)
     ( J-  Craig Williams )
    Won
    Dividends : $7.10 $2.80
    Gets down in the weights and it gets Craig Williams in the saddle. Worth considering at the each-way odds.
    Longer Odds
    5 Oceanic Drift   F: 48X12
      B(3) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Brett Prebble )
     ( T-  Wendy Kelly )
    Placed
    Dividend : $4.10
    Running well enough and it could provide punters with some value odds.

    Remarks

    Follow the form out of this contest
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    Peak resumes with interest

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 11 $ 7.10
    Place1 11 $ 2.80
    Place2 5 $ 4.10
    Quinella 5:11 $ 30.90
    Trifecta 11:5:2 $ 146.30
    First4 11:5:2:9 $ 1337.80
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 5, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 4 - THE DRAIN MAN HANDICAP
    Time: 10:00 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    11 Leale   F: X4113
      B(6) W(55.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.30
    Back-to-back wins before running third last start. Gets right down in the weights and we're expecting money to come on race night.
    Main Danger
    8 Part Time Lover   F: 6X221
      B(5) W(58)
     ( J-  Chris Symons )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.60
    Capped off a couple of placings with a win last start. Owns ability and just needs to start stringing some performances together. Goes close.
    Next Best
    6 Think I'm Dreaming   F: X0622
      B(7) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Mark Zahra )
     ( T-  Henry Dwyer )
    Back-to-back second placings coming into this race. Will need some early luck from the draw but it should produce another strong showing.
    Include in Multis
    3 Prism   F: 51536
      B(2) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Lachlan King )
    Good win earlier this campaign and it has been fair since. Gets an inside draw and it shouldn't be to far away. Worth including.
    Longer Odds
    2 Moscow Red   F: 16X88
      B(8) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Ben Melham )
     ( T-  Henry Dwyer )
    Better than what it has been showing this preparation.

    Remarks

    Each way odds throughout this field
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    Leale is a proven winner

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 9 $ 20.00
    Place1 9 $ 4.30
    Place2 11 $ 1.30
    Place3 8 $ 1.60
    Quinella 9:11 $ 13.70
    Trifecta 9:11:8 $ 261.70
    First4 9:11:8:4 $ 2056.20

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 3, 6, 8, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 5 - 55 SECOND CHALLENGE HEAT 14
    Time: 10:30 | Distance: 955m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Our Gladiator   F: 40X19
      B(4) W(63)
     ( J-  Jessica Eaton )
    Won
    Dividends : $6.70 $2.90
    Needs to bounce back after a tough run last start. Looked good when winning prior and drawing close to the rail helps in this race.
    Main Danger
    10 Princess Flagrant   F: 14251
      B(10) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Jamie Kah )
    Will need some luck from the draw but it has fitness on its side and shouldn't be far away. Good win last start and that form holds well.
    Next Best
    7 Lady Solly   F: 19X72
      B(7) W(58.5)
     ( J-  John Allen )
    Will look to jump well and try cross the field. Usually finds form quickly in the campaign and it looks ready to strike now. Chance.
    Include in Multis
    11 Stravain   F: 5X311
      B(1) W(57)
     ( J-  Ben Thompson )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.80
    Shooting for three in a row and we wouldn't put that past it. Drawn the rails and punters are getting nice odds.
    Longer Odds
    9 Rock Hard   F: 7480X
      B(6) W(58)
     ( J-  Mark Zahra )
    Chance of rocking them fresh.

    Remarks

    Looks a competitive heat for the sprint
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    Our Gladiator runs at nice odds

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 1 $ 6.70
    Place1 1 $ 2.90
    Place2 11 $ 2.80
    Quinella 1:11 $ 17.90
    Trifecta 1:11:7 $ 193.10
    First4 1:11:7:3 $ 379.30
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R5 (1) Our Gladiator(7) Lady Solly (10) Princess Flagrant (11) Stravain
    R6 (1) Vungers(2) Bill The Bee (8) Saint Peter
    R7 (4) Sassy Salitage(6) Grand Scholar (8) Ms Catherine
    R8 (10) Leiter
    Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 7, 9, 10, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 6 - MSC SIGNS HANDICAP
    Time: 11:00 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    2 Bill The Bee   F: 24183
      B(3) W(61.5)
     ( J-  Jessica Eaton )
    Stable is firing and it has been in solid form for most of its season. Good winner three back and anything close is good enough.
    Main Danger
    8 Saint Peter   F: 0X331
      B(7) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Harry Coffey )
    Last start winner that has ability. In good hands and it shouldn't be too far away from them. Odds offered are generous.
    Next Best
    1 Vungers   F: 19X32
      B(6) W(62.5)
     ( J-  Lachlan King )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.20
    Indicated that a win isn't far off after two placings this campaign. Big weight but has handled that in the past. Include.
    Include in Multis
    5 Firstclass Dreamer   F: 47707
      B(5) W(60.5)
     ( J-  Ben Melham )
    Needs to turn its form around but the ability is there. Placed at its only start at The Valley. Chance on that.
    Longer Odds
    4 Montaser   F: 13045
      B(1) W(61)
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.40
    Off the inside draw so stick with it.

    Remarks

    Good field and it should be a close contest
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    Bill The Bee owns winning claims

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 3 $ 23.10
    Place1 3 $ 6.30
    Place2 1 $ 2.20
    Place3 4 $ 3.40
    Quinella 1:3 $ 81.10
    Trifecta 3:1:4 $ 1603.60
    First4 3:1:4:11 $ 36043.30

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 4, 5, 8
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 7 - TYPHOON TRACY STAKES
    Time: 11:30 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    4 Sassy Salitage   F: 112X
      B(2) W(56)
     ( J-  Damien Oliver )
     ( T-  Greg Eurell )
    Looked good winning its first two starts. Drawn well and it ran second behind a nice type last start. Owns a stack of ability and deserves favouritism.
    Main Danger
    8 Ms Catherine   F: 11
      B(3) W(55)
     ( J-  G Cartwright )
     ( T-  Henry Dwyer )
    Won
    Dividends : $4.60 $1.70
    Faces a steep rise in class for this race but it has been destroying good fields. Well-weighted type with every chance in this.
    Next Best
    6 Grand Scholar   F: X1110
      B(8) W(55)
     ( J-  Luke Currie )
    Unbeaten from two starts at The Valley. Needs to rebound after a bad run at Gold Coast, but it has the potential to do so.
    Include in Multis
    7 Don'ttelltheboss   F: 437X9
      B(4) W(55)
     ( J-  Brett Prebble )
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.00
    Better than what it showed fresh up. Could improve significantly and punters get good odds.
    Longer Odds
    1 Tenley   F: 3076X
      B(1) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Damian Lane )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.90
    Longer odds than expected. Add for value.

    Remarks

    Quality race with a quality field
    race-image
    Stick with Sassy

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 8 $ 4.60
    Place1 8 $ 1.70
    Place2 1 $ 1.90
    Place3 7 $ 3.00
    Quinella 1:8 $ 13.70
    Trifecta 8:1:7 $ 291.80
    First4 8:1:7:4 $ 514.10
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 4, 6, 7, 8
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 8 - DRUMMOND GOLF HANDICAP
    Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    10 Leiter   F: 23X72
      B(7) W(59.5)
     ( J-  James Winks )
     ( T-  Tom Hughes )
    Indicative Odds: $2.60
    Made up good ground last start and it could be the underrated runner in this field. Has form around some quality types, so include.
    Main Danger
    11 Vegas Knight   F: 3027X
      B(2) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Craig Williams )
    Indicative Odds: $5.00
    Good bets coming for it in a fresh state. Owns a placing on this track and it could pay to follow the market. Should go well.
    Next Best
    6 It's Not There   F: 44102
      B(11) W(60.5)
     ( J-  G Cartwright )
    Indicative Odds: $10.00
    Has been there at times. Past winner this season and it could return to that quality form.
    Include in Multis
    12 Yulong June   F: 2714X
      B(5) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Luke Currie )
    Indicative Odds: $12.00
    Three wins from nine starts and it has made a solid start to its career. Each-way odds and it represents value.
    Longer Odds
    2 Sweet Snitty   F: X4196
      B(12) W(62)
     ( J-  Liam Riordan )
    Indicative Odds: $8.50
    More than capable on its day.

    Remarks

    Money coming for multiple runners
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    Leiter is a value play

    Results

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 6, 10, 11, 12
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%