M2: AVONDALE – JANUARY 23 – 2019

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M2: AVONDALE – JANUARY 23 – 2019

M02: Avondale - 23rd Jan, 2019

Start time:12:40 pm
Weather:Fine
Track:Good3

Overview

Maidens, maidens and more maidens

Day's "Best"

R4 (12) Honfleur

Best "Each Way"

R2 (3) Ocean Star

Best "Roughie"

R3 (6) Vasiliki

Race 1 - AJC MEMBERS 2200
Time: 12:40 | Distance: 2200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
10 Claddagh   F: X9323
  B(11) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Won
Dividends : $8.70 $2.70
Dam won Matamata Breeders Stakes. Comes highly recommended on that score
Main Danger
6 Our Beeskees   F: 52425
  B(1) W(57)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Placed in very good company. 2nd to hotpot last start
Next Best
11 Rusalka   F: 04932
  B(14) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
Mum was out of Waikato Cup winner, In with a chance, albeit a loose one
Include in Multis
8 Sir Aglovale   F: 754
  B(12) W(57)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
 ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
Dam winner of 7, group winner. Son being aimed at Derby
Longer Odds
16 Superstition   F: 637
  B(10) W(55)
Been making up good ground. Solid rather than startling

Remarks

Gear changes: Superstition: Blinkers on
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Lammas

Results

Race Dividends
Win 10 $ 8.70
Place1 10 $ 2.70
Place2 7 $ 4.50
Place3 11 $ 2.00
Quinella 7:10 $ 65.00
Trifecta 10:7:11 $ 635.60
First4 10:7:11:6 $ 3732.70

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
6, 8, 10, 11, 16
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - WEST BROOK WINERY 1200
Time: 1:15 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
3 Ocean Star   F: 75X
  B(10) W(57)
 ( J-  Shafiq Rusof )
Placed all four trials. Backed and beaten debut. Keen watch from Te Akau
Main Danger
4 Honovi   F: 6
  B(4) W(57)
 ( J-  Leith Innes )
 ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
Close-up in number of trials, third to Cavallo Veloce in one.
Next Best
8 Zenvo   F: 655X7
  B(11) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Placed
Dividend : $2.30
Runnerup twice on back on stable shift plus addition of shadow roll.
Include in Multis
2 Golden Sun   F: 66648
  B(3) W(57)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Shown promise, does lack smarts. Trials winner returned home looking solid rather than startling
Longer Odds
11 Six Schillings   F: 59
  B(7) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Kate Cowan )
 ( T-  Amy Doran )
Mum was a real speedster. Gr1 and 2 winner early in career

Remarks

Ocean Star: Lugging Bit off, Norton Bit on Zenvo: Tongue Tie off, Shadow Roll on
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 10 $ 10.90
Place1 10 $ 3.70
Place2 7 $ 5.00
Place3 8 $ 2.30
Quinella 7:10 $ 173.90
Trifecta 10:7:8 $ 1771.50
First4 10:7:8:4 $ 7004.00

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 4, 8, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES RACE
Time: 1:50 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 Sistabeel   F: 28302
  B(1) W(59)
 ( J-  Leith Innes )
 ( T-  Lance Noble )
Won
Dividends : $2.40 $1.60
Got the ability to deliver, just needs to complete the job. Easier said than done
Main Danger
4 Witchery   F: 49X21
  B(3) W(59)
 ( J-  Shafiq Rusof )
Te Akau filly hooked off heels when awkwardly placed. Pearl series placed first run after spell
Next Best
5 Bellinsky   F: 36X54
  B(2) W(58.5)
Been in quality company - Sheriff, Gundown. Ambush chance
Include in Multis
2 Lowprofile   F: 7X421
  B(4) W(59)
 ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
Won't be long before she's got a high profile. Had easy Pearl series win
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
6 Vasiliki   F: 46026
  B(6) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Like mum prefers some good cut in the ground. Struggling to get off second base, however

Remarks

Stipe Comment: SISTABEEL - - Stumbled on jumping away.
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Noble

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 2.40
Place1 3 $ 1.60
Place2 1 $ 3.60
Quinella 1:3 $ 11.70
Trifecta 3:1:4 $ 49.50
First4 3:1:4:7 $ 237.50

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 4, 5, 6
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - WWW.WESTBROOK.CO.NZ 1600
Time: 2:27 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
12 Honfleur   F: 7X434
  B(9) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Leith Innes )
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Pike trained Fastnet Rock with closeup raceday form - placed to Just Fabulous one race
Main Danger
5 Secret Runner   F: 954
  B(4) W(58.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Really getting the hang of this racing game now .... impressive run last time, beaten less than 1 3/4 lengths
Next Best
2 Verses   F: 6X524
  B(14) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
Never been far off the pace. Similar story here though wouldn't mind drawing closer to the rails
Include in Multis
1 Inigo Montoya   F: 225X5
  B(2) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Placed
Dividend : $2.60
Lost lot of ground on jumping fresh-up. Had fair few tries. Grylls in saddle today
Longer Odds
10 Birdie Blitz   F: 73545
  B(7) W(56.5)
Scr last weekend. Good but not gifted

Remarks

Gear changes: Mav: Blinkers on Playwrite: Side Winkers off, Blinkers on
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Pike

Results

Race Dividends
Win 15 $ 10.40
Place1 15 $ 3.00
Place2 1 $ 2.60
Place3 5 $ 1.90
Quinella 1:15 $ 44.20
Trifecta 15:1:5 $ 503.90
First4 15:1:5:10 $ 1875.20
Treble 10/3+/15 $ 588.20
Quaddie 10/10/3+/15 $ 3241.40

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R4 (1) Inigo Montoya(2) Verses (5) Secret Runner (12) Honfleur
R5 (1) Keep The Cash(4) Golden Age (9) Qwerty
R6 (3) Shadows(4) Acutus (7) Bas De Soie
R7 (1) William Tell(2) Rusavy (21) Crescent
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 5, 10, 12
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - AJC ON FACEBOOK 1400
Time: 3:07 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Golden Age   F: 6
  B(8) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Shafiq Rusof )
Hot fav on debut but awkwardly placed until late.
Main Danger
1 Keep The Cash   F: 73X42
  B(1) W(57.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Races mostly home track but placed behind Media Sensation only visit here
Next Best
6 Viva La Blues   F: 4X32
  B(6) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Oaks and Derby nominated. Struck interference late in last race
Include in Multis
9 Qwerty   F: 064
  B(9) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Been set lofty goal. Beaten nose by Rippa Eagle who has since won with style
Longer Odds
2 Trouble   F: X6485
  B(10) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Placed
Dividend : $3.20
Well named. Can't avoid it

Remarks

Gear changes: Kayture: Visor Blinkers on Qwerty: Blinkers on
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Rusof

Results

Race Dividends
Win 13 $ 36.20
Place1 13 $ 7.40
Place2 2 $ 3.20
Place3 1 $ 1.80
Quinella 2:13 $ 263.10
Trifecta 13:2:1 $ 3435.20
First4 13:2:1:4 $ 4908.10

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 6, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - AUCKLAND ALARMS 1600
Time: 3:42 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Acutus   F: 1703
  B(1) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Jake Bayliss )
 ( T-  J & B Vance )
Placed
Dividend : $1.20
Slow to begin, flew home last start. Tough to beat in tame affair
Main Danger
3 Shadows   F: 78X95
  B(9) W(59)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Tightened for room when tight in market last start
Next Best
7 Bas De Soie   F: 2X685
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
Has greater ability than what shown so far this prep. Won and placed twice last prep.
Include in Multis
11 Tokyo Lil   F: 30895
  B(8) W(55)
 ( J-  Shafiq Rusof )
Fell out back, got home Ok. Two starts here for win and placing
Longer Odds
1 Creative Genius   F: 767X6
  B(4) W(60)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
 ( T-  Steven Cole )
Won
Dividends : $10.10 $2.40
Positive signs of return to form last start

Remarks

85654.0Michael ColemanDaniel Miller-- Gear changes: Bas De Soie: Approved Plates off, Approved Plates (Hind) on, Concussion Plates (Front) on
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Bayliss

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 10.10
Place1 1 $ 2.40
Place2 7 $ 2.00
Place3 4 $ 1.20
Quinella 1:7 $ 25.50
Trifecta 1:7:4 $ 150.00
First4 1:7:4:11 $ 790.90
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 4, 7, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - AVONDALE SUNDAY MARKETS 1400
Time: 4:22 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 William Tell   F: X3243
  B(2) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
Won
Dividends : $1.50 $1.10
Course trained/ Win well overdue. Hot young jock aboard
Main Danger
2 Rusavy   F: 2
  B(6) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
 ( T-  Chris Wood )
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Red hot favourite on debut, but spoiled winning chances with shoddy getaway
Next Best
9 Jet Set   F: 7
  B(5) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Shafiq Rusof )
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
Te Akau trained Savabeel. Impressive late run debut despite mediocre trials form
Include in Multis
21 Crescent   F:
  B(9) W(55)
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Beat good sort in latest trial. Pike trained filly
Longer Odds
6 Heremon   F: X369X
  B(3) W(58.5)
Not raced for more than a year. Looked alright before break

Remarks

104656.5Amy Doran-- Gear changes: Heremon: Bar Plates (Front) on Alberation (AUS): Blinkers on
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 1.50
Place1 1 $ 1.10
Place2 2 $ 1.70
Place3 9 $ 2.50
Place6 7,8,10/1,3+/1,5+,15/1,2,13/1,4 $ 140.90
Quinella 1:2 $ 4.20
Trifecta 1:2:9 $ 23.80
First4 1:2:9:21 $ 79.80
Treble 13/1/1+ $ 1683.60
Quaddie 15/13/1/1+ $ 19748.20
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 6, 9, 21
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%