M2: GISBORNE – FEBRUARY 17 2019

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M2: GISBORNE – FEBRUARY 17 2019

M4: Gisborne - 17th Feb, 2019

Start time:1:20 pm
Weather:Cloudy
Track:Good3

Overview

The cup headed by the indesructible Scapolo at start 74 will take some beating today.

Day's "Best"

R6 (5) Wide Awake

Best "Each Way"

R3 (2) Lala Land

Best "Roughie"

R6 (2) Francis Drake

Race 1 - GISBORNE HERALD 2000
Time: 1:20 | Distance: 2000m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
11 Scomadi   F: 04232
  B(9) W(56)
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Class above. No luck last 2. Surely reels in the big fish today
Main Danger
1 Mondorani   F: 42
  B(8) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Won
Dividends : $4.60 $1.80
Checked on debut.Must have made up 10l last 300m second up
Next Best
2 Resurgence   F: X3034
  B(7) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Son of Auckland Cup winner. Every show in current mood
Include in Multis
5 Invigorate   F: 0X783
  B(2) W(58)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Johnson catches my attention. Little else does
Longer Odds
6 Sincerity   F: X3307
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Hunter Durrant )
Form dipped after looking on verge of win. Mum perfomed well in cups races.

Remarks

Gear changes: Sincerity: Blinkers off
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Pike

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 4.60
Place1 1 $ 1.80
Place2 9 $ 2.60
Place3 11 $ 1.40
Quinella 1:9 $ 21.60
Trifecta 1:9:11 $ 128.70
First4 1:9:11:7 $ 1228.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 5, 6, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - BRONWYN KAY COUNTRY HOMES 1200
Time: 1:55 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
11 Simogramor   F: 8X50X
  B(2) W(56)
Won
Dividends : $2.30 $1.40
Daughter of 2000 and 1000 Guineas winner. Has won two trials since last raced
Main Danger
1 Rock Idol   F: 8X6
  B(6) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Te Akau 4yo who started new prep looking much sharper, thanks to addition of blinkers. Foes should watch him
Next Best
3 Count Conti   F: 83
  B(12) W(58)
Led second up before fading. Might take some catching with greater experience
Include in Multis
9 One Way Street   F: 4800X
  B(4) W(56.5)
String of placings before taking a break. Comeback will be keenly watched
Longer Odds
2 Meryace   F: 25X
  B(8) W(58)
 ( J-  Joshua Kam )
Rogerson runner that showed promise as a 2yo. Has had two trials to sharpen up for return

Remarks

Gear changes: Madam Ace: Blinkers off
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Graeme Rogerson trains our top pick

Results

Race Dividends
Win 11 $ 2.30
Place1 11 $ 1.40
Place2 12 $ 6.70
Place3 7 $ 3.40
Quinella 11:12 $ 40.50
Trifecta 11:12:7 $ 425.60
First4 11:12:7:2 $ 3446.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 9, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - GISBORNE FISHERIES 1200
Time: 2:30 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
2 Lala Land   F: 49X35
  B(4) W(58.5)
Placed this meet last year.Most dangerous 1200m
Main Danger
10 McEdith   F: 04461
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Won well Trentham carnival even if opposition was meek
Next Best
7 La Roccetta   F: 94414
  B(6) W(57)
 ( T-  G & T Shaw )
Placed
Dividend : $3.60
Can forget an easy ride though is a bigger threat in similar fields and country venues
Include in Multis
6 Prodigal Son   F: 4420X
  B(10) W(57.5)
Had 58 starts. If he's to win it's on days like today. Placed this meet last year,
Longer Odds
9 Esbeedee   F: 96447
  B(13) W(57)
Hard to back in current mood though was nose winner this day in 2018

Remarks

Gear changes: Garados: Concussion Plates (Front) on Desert Storm: Norton Bit off, Blinkers off, Ear Covers off, Lugging Bit on
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Manning

Results

Race Dividends
Win 11 $ 15.90
Place1 11 $ 3.80
Place2 14 $ 13.00
Place3 7 $ 3.60
Quinella 11:14 $ 378.70
Trifecta 11:14:7 $ 8736.10
First4 11:14:7:2 $ 3080.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 6, 7, 9, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - GISBORNE SCAFFOLDING 1400
Time: 3:05 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
6 Duke Of Plumpton   F: 2
  B(9) W(58)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Myers-prepared Bachelor Duke who finished powerfully for debut win
Main Danger
3 Che Guevara   F:
  B(6) W(58.5)
Manning-trained Nadeem who won couple of trials. Only cost $8000. Debut worth a coin
Next Best
10 Waiwetu Lass   F: 0X022
  B(7) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Wouldn't have paid dime for her at the start of this prep. Would now
Include in Multis
7 Makabar   F: 63620
  B(10) W(58)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Had plenty of chances, Running out of them
Longer Odds
14 Penny Royal   F: 47
  B(1) W(56)
 ( J-  Hunter Durrant )
Placed
Dividend : $5.10
Up against it both starts but met match in Vigor Vigor in one.

Remarks

It's Rogerson v Myers
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Myers

Results

Race Dividends
Win 11 $ 11.80
Place1 11 $ 3.10
Place2 5 $ 8.70
Place3 14 $ 5.10
Quinella 5:11 $ 297.50
Trifecta 11:5:14 $ 2697.20
First4 11:5:14:3 $ 17548.10
Treble 11+/11/11 $ 521.40
Quaddie 1/11+/11/11 $ 2131.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 6, 7, 10, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - GISBORNE REFRIGERATION MILE
Time: 3:39 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Cabochon   F: 35712
  B(8) W(57.5)
Grown up quick, though did indicate pre-debut trials she had something to offer
Main Danger
2 Full Of Grace   F: 31X96
  B(4) W(58)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Won
Dividends : $5.10 $1.70
Te Akau battling to get best out of her. The worry lines will deepen if can't come up wth a tpp 3 finish here
Next Best
3 Mofara   F: X100X
  B(2) W(58)
 ( J-  Darren Danis )
4th in Gr2, won before failing two hit Ausssie raid
Include in Multis
8 En Suite   F: 02063
  B(10) W(55)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Conditions the way she likes them - hard and fast
Longer Odds
5 Capellani   F: 31050
  B(3) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Placed
Dividend : $3.00
Nice 5th two back and Chris Johnson up today - extra distance should help

Remarks

Myers scr one starting two
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Sam Collett

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 5.10
Place1 2 $ 1.70
Place2 7 $ 3.50
Place3 5 $ 3.00
Quinella 2:7 $ 27.20
Trifecta 2:7:5 $ 430.40
First4 2:7:5:8 $ 2423.00

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R5 (2) Full Of Grace(3) Mofara (4) Cabochon (8) En Suite
R6 (1) Scapolo(5) Wide Awake (6) Chic
R7 (5) Hey Happy(8) Reflection (10) Allacciato
R8 (2) Katiem Marie(3) Surrey (5) Troup Road
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 4, 5, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - BEN HOLDEN FENCING POVERTY BAY CUP
Time: 4:14 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
5 Wide Awake   F: 4142X
  B(6) W(58)
 ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
Been working like a winner with girl apprentice in charge Fresh but fit to go. Trials pleased stable
Main Danger
1 Scapolo   F: 46405
  B(2) W(68)
 ( J-  Sarah MacNab )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Oldiie but a goodie. Won last year carrying 69kgs. Just 68kgs this year
Next Best
6 Chic   F: 96343
  B(4) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Went here there and everywhere last summer but not here. Always a chance, more a place one these days
Include in Multis
7 Pasabahce   F: 84331
  B(3) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
In purple patch of form with Johnson riding. Beat Pop Star Princess last start
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
2 Francis Drake   F: X023X
  B(1) W(62)
 ( J-  Joshua Kam )
Been off scene since May last year though Rogerson will parade in good order looking at trial

Remarks

Gear changes: Saint Kitt: Side Winkers off Sanasar: Ear Covers on
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 8 $ 4.90
Place1 8 $ 2.00
Place2 7 $ 1.80
Place3 9 $ 8.50
Quinella 7:8 $ 11.80
Trifecta 8:7:9 $ 373.50
First4 8:7:9:10 $ 3263.40

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 5, 6, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - BATY PLUMBING & DRAINAGE MILE
Time: 4:50 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
5 Hey Happy   F: 2
  B(7) W(58)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
One start for narrow defeat. Red hot as should be in this field. Happy days
Main Danger
10 Allacciato   F: 73X33
  B(10) W(56)
Won
Dividends : $3.00 $1.60
Jimmy Choux's mum the dam. Collett on Lowry horse. They make fomidable team. Oaks hope major player
Next Best
8 Reflection   F: 02227
  B(6) W(56.5)
Strong run of form knocked sideways when hampered on leaving gates last start
Include in Multis
9 Come Dance With Me   F: 76456
  B(8) W(56.5)
Needs some focus as career drifts aimlessly. Blinkers 0ff
Longer Odds
1 Beau Geste   F: 442X0
  B(1) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Placed
Dividend : $2.60
Te Akau battler who was 2nd and 4th this time last year,

Remarks

Gear changes: Beau Geste: Blinkers off, Visor Blinkers on, Tongue Tie on
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 10 $ 3.00
Place1 10 $ 1.60
Place2 1 $ 2.60
Place3 7 $ 2.60
Quinella 1:10 $ 17.00
Trifecta 10:1:7 $ 179.30
First4 10:1:7:5 $ 720.70

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 5, 8, 9, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - CRAIGS INVESTMENT PARTNERS 2000
Time: 5:24 | Distance: 2000m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Katiem Marie   F: 61323
  B(2) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Sarah MacNab )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Massive run Awapuni. Finally hardened up. The streak to continue
Main Danger
5 Troup Road   F: 56436
  B(4) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Hunter Durrant )
Now trained in Hawkes Bay. Very backable though needs to lift
Next Best
3 Surrey   F: 04976
  B(8) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
A chance for son of Makybe Diva to turn career around. Been floundering since promiing start
Include in Multis
8 Prior Engagement   F: 33000
  B(7) W(56.5)
Had good backing at times though does struggle to justify it. Capable of surprise,
Longer Odds
7 Iffraajinator   F: 69727
  B(6) W(57)
 ( J-  Anna Jones )
Injured in Trentham failure. Worth another shot

Remarks

Gear changes: Troup Road: Standard Bit off, Lugging Bit on, Blinkers on, Nose Band on
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Johnson: Surrey

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 42.40
Place1 9 $ 7.50
Place2 3 $ 1.80
Place3 2 $ 1.50
Place6 7,11,14/5,11,14/2,5,7/7+,8,9/1,7,10+/2+,3,9 $ 3589.60
Quinella 3:9 $ 77.50
Trifecta 9:3:2 $ 1323.90
First4 9:3:2:7 $ 6094.80
Treble 8/10+/9 $ 1295.30
Quaddie 2/8/10+/9 $ 7257.50

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 5, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%