M4: NEW PLYMOUTH – 30 SEPTEMBER 2017

M04: NEW PLYMOUTH RACES New Plymouth - 30th Sep, 2017

Start time:12:38 pm
Weather:FINE
Track:HEAVY10

Overview

Wanted: more grey horses. Just five in the hunt this year. Wooden Edge scratched. Is it really grey?

Day's "Best"

R8 (8) Go To Man

Best "Each Way"

R7 (8) Nothing Trivial

Best "Roughie"

R4 (4) Ishinktaatledo

Race 1 - HAROLD TUSON MEMORIAL 990 RATING 65 (New Plymouth)
Time: 12:38 | Distance: 990m | Prize $22500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Red, royal blue sleeves, emerald green armbands, red cap
1 Celebratedachiever   F: 3212X
  B(1) W(59)
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Rock solid first prep. Has plenty of dash. Take some catching fresh.
Main Danger
Navy blue, yellow seams & cap with navy blue seams
4 Euphoria   F: 1X06X
  B(5) W(58)
 ( J-  Hayden Tinsley )
Won
Dividends : $2.60 $1.40
One-off Aussie raid didn't go well. Likes to sit off pace and pounce in dash to line. With pace on, that's the way it should play out.
Next Best
Canary, crimson sleeves, purple sash, cream cap
2 Popcorn   F: 43122
  B(2) W(59)
Only a little horse but must be a stable favourite - 20 starts for 12 cheques. Lucky 13 today
Include in Multis
Royal blue & gold chequers, white sleeves & cap
5 Showtenaire   F: 213X
  B(7) W(54)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Sanders stable had few qualms about nominating her for 1000 Guineas. Win here would raise hopes of making cut.
Longer Odds
Turquoise, french grey fleur de lys (b&f), black & french grey diamond sleeves, turquoise cap with french grey diamonds
7 Magicella   F: 36262
  B(8) W(54)
Maiden win as elusive as ever but has placed 3 here in search of one

Remarks

Stipe Comment: Colorado Boy - Raced wide without cover.
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Parkes: Celebratedachiever

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 2.60
Place1 4 $ 1.40
Place2 1 $ 1.60
Place3 5 $ 1.80
Quinella 1,4 $ 11.30
Trifecta 4:1:5 $ 80.80
First4 4:1:5:3 $ 285.70
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 5, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES RACE RATING 85 (New Plymouth)
Time: 1:13 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $30000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Orange, emerald green Maltese Cross & sleeves, orange armbands, emerald green cap
1 New York Minute   F: 21233
  B(2) W(61)
Freshup since placing in Winter Cup. Conceding 6kg as eyeballs bottom weight in bid for bragging rights. Was nominated for Ellersllie as well
Main Danger
Purple, yellow stylised logo, red arm bands & cap
5 Sensible Princess   F: X4111
  B(4) W(55)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Won
Dividends : $2.00 $1.40
Class mare only has to elbow topweight out of the way to rule supreme. Is happier with run under belt
Next Best
Black, white chevrons, black sleeves and cap
3 Rosewood   F: 21413
  B(1) W(59)
Brave wee mare. Quitting not in her DNA. Will shake up top 2.
Include in Multis
White, purple diamonds, sleeves & cap
4 Hotshot Lass   F: 79235
  B(5) W(56)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Drop back to 1200m adds to the pressure
Longer Odds
Insufficient Runners

Remarks

Gear changes: New York Minute: Approved Plates off, Bar Plates on
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 2.00
Place1 5 $ 1.40
Place2 2 $ 3.60
Quinella 2,5 $ 10.70
Trifecta 5:2:3 $ 39.70
First4 5:2:3:4 $ 99.50
Double 4/5 $ 5.70
DBL conc 4/2 $ 16.40

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
Insufficient Runners
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - DENIS WHEELER EARTHMOVING 1300 MAIDEN (New Plymouth)
Time: 1:48 | Distance: 1300m | Prize $10000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Emerald green & white diagonal stripes, hooped sleeves, white cap
2 Renminbi   F: 2
  B(4) W(58)
 ( J-  Anna Jones )
Placed
Dividend : $1.30
Game over if trainer's confidence is any reliable guide. “He looks a pretty progressive maidener, so he should be a big chance,” he said. “I think he has got a little bit of upside, so we are pretty confident.
Main Danger
Black, white & black circled mountain, chequered sleeves & cap
1 Valentia   F: X6422
  B(2) W(58)
Won
Dividends : $2.60 $1.50
Looks a race in two. Here's the other main combatant
Next Best
Claret,gold diamonds,claret,royal blue & gold hooped sleeves,royal blue & claret qtd cap
8 Capblamo   F: 4X7
  B(3) W(54)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Well beaten fav fresh. Wheeler recruits Allpress in bid to avoid repeat. Grand-dam won a Gr1
Include in Multis
Gold, tangerine Maltese Cross (b&f), gold sleeves & quartered cap
5 In Dreamland   F: 9483X
  B(5) W(56)
Odd good run in 9 starts. Can't see rattling top 2 all the same.
Longer Odds
Royal blue & white chequers, royal blue & gold striped sleeves, royal blue & white quartered cap
6 Princess Dillon   F: 970X7
  B(7) W(56)
 ( J-  Daniel Hain )
Long time out of action and didn't show fresh. Was favourite for one start last prep

Remarks

Stipe Comment: Capblamo - Bumped becoming unbalanced approaching the 600m. When questioned, the jockey said her mount was entirely happy in the heavy 11
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Glenn Old

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 2.60
Place1 1 $ 1.50
Place2 2 $ 1.30
Quinella 1,2 $ 1.50
Trifecta 1:2:6 $ 24.40
First4 1:2:6:8 $ 59.70
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 5, 6, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - TARANAKI PINE 1300 RATING 65 (New Plymouth)
Time: 2:23 | Distance: 1300m | Prize $22500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Royal blue, white sleeves, emerald green sash & royal blue cap
7 Andarta   F: 22130
  B(9) W(56)
Failed to handle puggy ground last time then freshened. Tongue tie added. Punches above her weight
Main Danger
Dark green, yellow stylised logo (b&f) & quartered cap
2 Keep It Savvy   F: 72512
  B(5) W(59)
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Nicely bred. Had freshen up. Final gallop with Yin Dragon was good but regular jock serving suspension and the daughter of a cup winner might be seeking a mile now
Next Best
Tangerine, steel grey braces & cap
5 Miss Lizzie   F: 18353
  B(6) W(56)
 ( J-  Anna Jones )
Won
Dividends : $7.60 $2.60
Refuses to run a bad race, even when caught wide in two of races. Got too far back last start
Include in Multis
White, emerald green epaulettes & sleeves, white cap with emerald green star & pom pom
1 Dynamo   F: 38846
  B(4) W(59)
 ( J-  Hayden Tinsley )
Tinsley has never been further back than 4th in three rides on him. They won here last August in a slow9. Firmer gives real shot
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
McKenzie tartan, white maltese cross, red sleeves & cap
4 Ishinktaatledo   F: 55486
  B(7) W(58)
Placed
Dividend : $2.30
Struggled to gain a foothold this winter. Is dropping another rating band

Remarks

Could be most competitive race of the day. Gear changes: Dynamo: Side Winkers off, Visor Blinkers on
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Rachael Frost

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 7.60
Place1 5 $ 2.60
Place2 2 $ 1.50
Place3 4 $ 2.30
Quinella 2,5 $ 14.60
Trifecta 5:2:4 $ 200.80
First4 5:2:4:11 $ 6804.30
Double 1/5 $ 16.80
DBL conc 1/2 $ 3.40
Treble 5/1/5 $ 52.90
Quaddie 4/5/1/5 $ 182.30
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 5, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - EKRAAR & ECHOES OF HEAVEN @ LINWOOD PARK 1400 RATING 75 (New Plymouth)
Time: 2:58 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $25000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Emerald green, orange striped sleeves & orange cap
6 King Cougar   F: 113
  B(9) W(58)
Scr from wide draw Windsor Park Plate day after having perfect draw dented by 13 gate on the first day. Given a quiet trial this week, he looks more than ready to go three from four
Main Danger
Emerald green, purple band, light blue sleeves & emerald green cap
2 Tabard   F: 11X21
  B(2) W(59)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Won
Dividends : $5.90 $1.80
What a run to win at National carnival. Back there soon if for Coupland's MIle if hits another home run for Myers today. Heavens know where got talent - dam was unplaced in 3 trials and never made raceday
Next Best
Black & white stripes, red sleeves & cap
8 Impulsive Habit   F: 62921
  B(4) W(56)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Listed placed as 2yo, she may finally be about to fulfil potential in 4yo year.
Include in Multis
Purple & white stars (body & sleeves), purple cap with white stars
1 Resurrect   F: 17242
  B(3) W(59)
 ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Almost pulled off shock win Hastings. Very much an almost galloper. A must include but never a banker.
Longer Odds
Purple, brown band, purple cap
3 Itsagem   F: 44573
  B(6) W(58)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Continues to roll along nicely in trackwork. More of a midweek mare but Saturday racing doesn't get much softer than today's offering

Remarks

Stipe Comment last start: KIng Cougar - Raced wide without cover throughout
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 5.90
Place1 2 $ 1.80
Place2 1 $ 1.80
Place3 4 $ 3.90
Quinella 1,2 $ 12.80
Trifecta 2:1:4 $ 266.80
First4 2:1:4:5 $ 1964.40

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R5 (2) Tabard(6) King Cougar (8) Impulsive Habit
R6 (1) Our King Sway(4) Yin Dragon
R7 (1) Itsallbelt(2) Zedeedudadeeko (4) Ted Willdoit (8) Nothing Trivial
R8 (3) Perfectlyenchanted(6) Gordys Gesture (8) Go To Man (13) Time Bomb
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 6, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - POWERWORX GREYS SPECIAL COND (New Plymouth)
Time: 3:31 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $40000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Purple, brown band, purple cap
4 Yin Dragon   F: 23321
  B(4) W(54)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Won
Dividends : $2.30 $0.00
Masa Tanaka got this veteran out of a deep hole. He will look on from the sin bin with regret. Looks to have clear edge
Main Danger
Emerald green & white diagonal stripes, hooped sleeves, white cap
1 Our King Sway   F: 140X7
  B(1) W(60)
 ( J-  Anna Jones )
Was never going to win freshup. Had foot problems and likes it drier than what he gets today
Next Best
Turquoise, french grey fleur de lys (b&f), black & french grey diamond sleeves, turquoise cap with french grey diamonds
5 I Suggest   F: X8704
  B(3) W(54)
Won this race before but now looks well past best. Was also entered in last.
Include in Multis
Insufficient Runners
Longer Odds
Hot pink, black star (b&f), hot pink & royal blue chequered sleeves, hot pink cap with black stars
6 Silver Court   F: 40360
  B(2) W(54)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )

Remarks

Novel idea, shame about the lack of support
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Lisa Latta

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 2.30
Quinella 1,4 $ 1.60
Trifecta 4:1:5 $ 7.40
First4 4:1:5:6 $ 4.60
Double 2/4 $ 6.90
DBL conc 2/1 $ 4.10
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
Insufficient Runners
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - FASTTRACK INSURANCE 3210 RATING 85 & JUMPERS (New Plymouth)
Time: 4:05 | Distance: 3210m | Prize $30000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
Yellow, black sash, light green cap
8 Nothing Trivial   F: 53340
  B(4) W(54)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Best in dead but can get through worse. Had crack at hurdling so 3200m should hold few fears. And when the going gets tough you'd want Thornton on your back
Main Danger
Royal blue & gold chequers, royal blue & gold striped sleeves, gold cap
1 Itsallbelt   F: 47593
  B(1) W(59)
Won
Dividends : $6.00 $2.30
Won 3 in row last spring, one victory coming over 2400m. Struggled this prep but effort laast prep suggested the lights were back on
Next Best
Purple & silver chequers, silver sleeves with purple cuffs, silver cap with purple seams
4 Ted Willdoit   F: 33611
  B(5) W(55)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Very promising stayer. Only had 7 starts and one win came in amateur riders race but definitely worth the entry fee.
Include in Multis
Light blue, dark blue horseshoes, striped sleeves, dark blue cap
2 Zedeedudadeeko   F: 81P41
  B(8) W(56)
Great Northern winner signing off from winter on the flat. He won't be surrendering when others are
Longer Odds
White, royal blue chevron, royal blue, orange & white striped sleeves & quartered cap
6 Thatz David   F: 35203
  B(3) W(54)
 ( J-  Darryl Bradley )
Won this race in 2013 with Bradley up. Rolling back the years.

Remarks

Survival of the fittest....... most will be staggering down the home straight
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Trudy Thornton

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 6.00
Place1 1 $ 2.30
Place2 4 $ 1.80
Place3 7 $ 2.00
Quinella 1,4 $ 13.70
Trifecta 1:4:7 $ 125.30
First4 1:4:7:2 $ 463.60

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 6, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - EPIC JOURNEYS 1800 RATING 75 (New Plymouth)
Time: 4:41 | Distance: 1800m | Prize $25000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
Emerald green, red sash & armbands
8 Go To Man   F: 131X5
  B(4) W(56)
Connors has high hopes for him. Very much a flawed ride freshup.
Main Danger
Black, white sleeves, red sash & cap
6 Gordys Gesture   F: 15482
  B(10) W(57)
Came from long way for third last time. Going further today. Track stats not flattering
Next Best
Cream, chocolate Maltese cross (back and front) cream cap
3 Perfectlyenchanted   F: 97125
  B(7) W(59)
 ( J-  Leah Hemi )
Placed
Dividend : $2.70
Fine career nearing end. Has been served.
Include in Multis
Navy blue, red Maltese Cross (b&f), diamond chequers on sleeves & cap
13 Time Bomb   F: 33375
  B(1) W(54)
Placed
Dividend : $2.40
It'a been ticking for while now. Conditions ideal for him and is carrying just 51kg.
Longer Odds
Emerald green, purple band, light blue sleeves & emerald green cap
10 Onefortheditch   F: 33095
  B(3) W(54)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Hard horse to love but won two here and revels in the heavy stuff.

Remarks

Stipe Comment last start: Go To Man - Dropped head at start then slow away. Angled out to obtain run early in home straight
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Ray Connors

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 14.60
Place1 5 $ 4.40
Place2 13 $ 2.40
Place3 3 $ 2.70
Place6 1,2/2,4,5/1,2,4 $ 37.40
Quinella 5,13 $ 56.60
Trifecta 5:13:3 $ 1218.60
First4 5:13:3:6 $ 4384.40
Double 1/5 $ 72.50
DBL conc 1/13 $ 13.10
Treble 4/1/5 $ 189.90
Quaddie 2/4/1/5 $ 1445.40

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 6, 8, 10, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
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