M2: Ellerslie – 12th December 2019

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M2: Ellerslie – 12th December 2019

M2: Ellerslie - 12th Dec, 2019

Start time:4:35 pm
Weather:Fine
Track:Dead4

Overview

Jockey World Cup night. Be interesting who comes out on top?

Day's "Best"

R4 (3) Acutus

Best "Each Way"

R2 (1) Piggy Malone

Best "Roughie"

R6 (2) Civilised
  • Race 1 - EVENFLO MAIDEN 1400
    Time: 4:35 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    7 Monlula   F:
      B(7) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
    Made very good ground late in his trial for third. Could run huge on debut
    Main Danger
    1 Humbucker   F: 222
      B(4) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
    Has been solid in all three seconds. Likely to go forward and will be in the money again.
    Next Best
    4 Vladivostok   F: 3
      B(2) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Jordan Childs )
    Very green on debut when third. Was along way off them. Looked to have talent and would of improved from the debut run.
    Include in Multis
    8 Kabu   F: 3
      B(1) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.50
    Nice third on debut and from the good gate with get a good run
    Longer Odds
    2 My World   F: 2X26
      B(6) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
    Won
    Dividends : $13.10 $4.50
    Hard run last start. Two nice second prior and a chance here

    Remarks

    Each team has different coloured pants/silks
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    Gone with the trial performer

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 2 $ 13.10
    Place1 2 $ 4.50
    Place2 8 $ 2.50
    Quinella 2:8 $ 30.10
    Trifecta 2:8:4 $ 228.10
    First4 2:8:4:1 $ 363.80
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 4, 7, 8
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 2 - FIRST GLOBAL LOGISTICS - ASENDIA MAIDEN 2100
    Time: 5:14 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    1 Piggy Malone   F: 45222
      B(3) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Jordan Childs )
    Has been very good of late without winning. Went close on Friday and looks hard to beat today if he handles the back up.
    Main Danger
    8 Clever Approach   F: 5342
      B(6) W(57)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
     ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.60
    Peaked on his run at Tauranga when second. Will improve from the run but meets a tougher field today
    Next Best
    3 Man Oh Man   F: 8X632
      B(8) W(58.5)
     ( J-  James Winks )
    Looked suited by this distance after two good placings over 1600m. Chance in this.
    Include in Multis
    4 Not Usual Dream   F: 50062
      B(5) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
    Much better when second last time and got the ability to continue.
    Longer Odds
    9 Jakama Krystal   F: X5324
      B(12) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
     ( T-  Glynn Brick )
    Surprised by the big odds. Been racing well all prep only concern is the distance

    Remarks

    Full field in the second of the day
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    Aussie Jordan Childs can win the second

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 10 $ 7.40
    Place1 10 $ 2.30
    Place2 8 $ 1.60
    Place3 12 $ 6.80
    Quinella 8:10 $ 12.60
    Trifecta 10:8:12 $ 615.90
    First4 10:8:12:3 $ 3159.80
    Double 2/10 $ 77.10

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 4, 8, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 3 - THE POND PREMIUM RECRUITMENT MAIDEN 1600
    Time: 5:51 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    2 Foodie King   F: 564X2
      B(3) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.60
    Just beaten fresh up at Avondale behind a smart one. Form last prep was good and should be hard to beat today
    Main Danger
    8 Kiwianna   F: 940X3
      B(9) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Alysha Collett )
    Good third fresh up when trialling well. Second up will be fitter and should be in the money today
    Next Best
    1 Drake Bay   F: 33522
      B(11) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
    Very honest galloper. Has been very good when running second his last two and a win won't be far away
    Include in Multis
    9 Sardonia   F: 57X57
      B(1) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.10
    Both runs this prep have had merit. Should get the trip from the draw.
    Longer Odds
    12 Darcee Que   F: 55X5
      B(8) W(55)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
    Won
    Dividends : $17.80 $3.60
    Resumed with a nice run for fifth and looks the odds runner

    Remarks

    Interesting first leg of the quaddie
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    Grant Cooksley got a good chance here

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 12 $ 17.80
    Place1 12 $ 3.60
    Place2 2 $ 1.60
    Place3 9 $ 2.10
    Quinella 2:12 $ 27.80
    Trifecta 12:2:9 $ 414.50
    First4 12:2:9:1 $ 1462.10
    Treble 2/10/12 $ 1419.30
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R3 (1) Drake Bay(2) Foodie King (8) Kiwianna
    R4 (3) Acutus
    R5 (3) Riding The Wave
    R6 (2) Civilised(4) Iago (9) Anjameme (12) Anna Cecelia (13) Deels Done
    Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 8, 9, 12
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 4 - DUNSTAN FEEDS 1500 CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER 1400
    Time: 6:26 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    3 Acutus   F: 57X53
      B(5) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
     ( T-  J & B Vance )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.40
    Has been very good this prep. Huge run in a strong race at Counties and looks very tough to beat today.
    Main Danger
    2 Firoden   F: X226P
      B(1) W(60)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
     ( T-  Steven Reid )
    Forget last start lost irons and pulled out of the race. Prior form was good and if he hasn't lost confidence should run very well.
    Next Best
    9 Mekelle   F: 25X1
      B(7) W(58)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    Short priced favourite when winning. Capable of running very well again.
    Include in Multis
    8 Boogie Easy   F: 04216
      B(2) W(58)
    Won nicely two starts back. Last start run had merit and should run well today
    Longer Odds
    1 Giant Gem   F: 550X0
      B(6) W(60.5)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
    Won
    Dividends : $7.90 $2.40
    Not bad fresh up. Had good form in similar races last prep and has enough ability to run well here at odds.

    Remarks

    Very competitive race
    race-image
    Acutus will take some beating

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 1 $ 7.90
    Place1 1 $ 2.40
    Place2 3 $ 1.40
    Place3 9 $ 1.80
    Quinella 1:3 $ 15.00
    Trifecta 1:3:9 $ 119.40
    First4 1:3:9:4 $ 786.90
    Double 12/1 $ 65.60
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 8, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 5 - BARFOOT & THOMPSON TWILIGHT CUP
    Time: 7:01 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    3 Riding The Wave   F: 12X72
      B(1) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Jordan Childs )
     ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.40
    Talented galloper who was excellent for second last start. Best horse in the field that will show it today
    Main Danger
    4 Master Painton   F: 4X037
      B(4) W(58.5)
    Good two back and only fair last start. If Master Painton turns up will go close here.
    Next Best
    6 Incantesimo   F: 216X7
      B(8) W(57)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.90
    Trialed impressively before fresh up run. Will be fitter and should run well in this
    Include in Multis
    7 It's Doable   F: X1672
      B(6) W(57)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
    Very good when second last start. Prior runs had merit and a decent hope today.
    Longer Odds
    5 Verbalizer   F: 0X205
      B(9) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Kozzi Asano )
    Good run fresh up but has struggled since but was impressive winning on this course last prep.

    Remarks

    Today's feature race with a very good lineup
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    Riding The Wave is the class runner

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 8 $ 7.30
    Place1 8 $ 2.00
    Place2 6 $ 1.90
    Place3 3 $ 1.40
    Quinella 6:8 $ 20.50
    Trifecta 8:6:3 $ 116.80
    First4 8:6:3:5 $ 510.90

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 6 - CARDINAL LOGISTICS 1600
    Time: 7:36 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    13 Deels Done   F: X7346
      B(8) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Better galloper than his record shows. Extremely unlucky last time and will take some beating today
    Main Danger
    4 Iago   F: 7X3X0
      B(6) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Alysha Collett )
    Talented galloper who was nice fresh up from a long lay off. Will be fitter and I expect him to run a race today
    Next Best
    9 Anjameme   F: 21X05
      B(10) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
    Was good last start when fifth. Now third up should be ready for her best effort.
    Include in Multis
    12 Anna Cecelia   F: X0503
      B(5) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
    Good last time when third in a nice race. Was in strong 3 year old company prior and can run well in this
    Longer Odds
    The 'Best Roughie'
    2 Civilised   F: 292X8
      B(1) W(60)
     ( J-  Kozzi Asano )
    Won
    Dividends : $7.00 $2.20
    Wasn't the worst of runs fresh up. Was knocking on the door in similar races last prep. Got the ace draw and claim to help his chances

    Remarks

    Final race of the Jockey World Cup
    race-image
    Which team will win this year?

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 2 $ 7.00
    Place1 2 $ 2.20
    Place2 11 $ 2.30
    Place3 7 $ 4.60
    Quinella 2:11 $ 25.50
    Trifecta 2:11:7 $ 717.50
    First4 2:11:7:4 $ 9028.80
    Double 8/2 $ 43.50

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 4, 9, 12, 13
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%