M2 Matamata – 12th October 2019

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M2 Matamata – 12th October 2019

M2: Matamata - 12th Oct, 2019

Start time:12:20 pm
Weather:Cloudy
Track:Heavy10

Overview

Matamata Cup the feature race on the Saturday card

Day's "Best"

R2 (8) Yatima

Best "Each Way"

R6 (2) Dez

Best "Roughie"

R4 (4) Duck Road
  • Race 1 - COLCHESTER ENGINEERING LTD 1600
    Time: 12:20 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Joe's Legacy   F: 364X7
      B(5) W(60)
     ( J-  Troy Harris )
     ( T-  Jason Price )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.50 $1.60
    Finding it tough to go close but it has the ability. Drawn well here and it gets a confident rider in the saddle. Good chance.
    Main Danger
    2 El Coolio   F: 36541
      B(9) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.10
    Good win last time out and it could kick on with it now. Good chance once again.
    Next Best
    13 Kya Khoob Lagti Ho   F: 219X6
      B(16) W(56)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
    Good enough to win and place last campaign. Needed the run last start but was making good ground late. Encouraging signs for this.
    Include in Multis
    9 Taree   F: X7012
      B(12) W(57)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
    Tough draw with an apprentice riding but it is in good form. Won well three back and fought to the line when second last start. Chance.
    Longer Odds
    6 Trumpet   F: 6108X
      B(3) W(58)
    Good enough to give them a shake.

    Remarks

    Big field to kick off the card
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    Joe's Legacy could win

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 1 $ 3.50
    Place1 1 $ 1.60
    Place2 8 $ 1.90
    Place3 2 $ 3.10
    Quinella 1:8 $ 8.10
    Trifecta 1:8:2 $ 80.20
    First4 1:8:2:15 $ 563.50

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 6, 9, 13
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 2 - COMAG LTD 1600
    Time: 12:55 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    8 Yatima   F: 229X1
      B(6) W(56.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.40
    Impressive win at Pukekohe and it could continue that form. Might have turned the corner and it's another nice-odds chance.
    Main Danger
    7 Katie Perrie   F: 979X2
      B(7) W(57)
     ( J-  Reese Jones )
     ( T-  Jim Collett )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.50
    Did well to run second last start. This is no easier but with some luck from the draw, it could add some value to bets.
    Next Best
    4 Masetto   F: 538X2
      B(10) W(59)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Nearing a win after posting a good second placing fresh up. Improves with fitness and there is good money coming for it.
    Include in Multis
    12 Soda   F: 221X1
      B(1) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
    Won
    Dividends : $5.10 $1.70
    Hasn't done much wrong of late and its turn of speed has been good. Goes close.
    Longer Odds
    2 Wrangler   F: 57734
      B(3) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Troy Harris )
    Never that far away and it should be around the mark.

    Remarks

    Another field with good odds on offer
    race-image
    Shezathinka is a winna

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 12 $ 5.10
    Place1 12 $ 1.70
    Place2 7 $ 1.50
    Place3 8 $ 1.40
    Quinella 7:12 $ 10.20
    Trifecta 12:7:8 $ 55.70
    First4 12:7:8:1 $ 259.10
    Double 1+/12 $ 20.10
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 4, 7, 8, 12
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 3 - MATAMATA VETERINARY SERVICES LTD 1400
    Time: 1:30 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    5 Harlech   F: 83X1
      B(4) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.50
    Impressive winner last start and the form out of that race should stack up. Drawn well and there have been some good bets placed.
    Main Danger
    12 Travelling Light   F: 1
      B(6) W(55.5)
     ( T-  Ben Foote )
    Won
    Dividends : $5.40 $2.70
    Good win on debut at Taupo. Form out of that location usually stands up nicely and it has attracted some money. Double-figure odds into a single-figure quote.
    Next Best
    8 Appellant   F: 39X50
      B(1) W(55.5)
    Better than what it showed last time out. Could run a nice race here.
    Include in Multis
    4 Gigolo George   F: 721
      B(7) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
    Got the win on the board last start and it was a commanding performance. Should be around the mark.
    Longer Odds
    3 Enjoy The Show   F: 18X65
      B(3) W(57.5)
    Capable on its day.

    Remarks

    Form is likely to stack up out of this race
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    Harlech has class

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 12 $ 5.40
    Place1 12 $ 2.70
    Place2 5 $ 1.50
    Quinella 5:12 $ 5.20
    Trifecta 12:5:11 $ 83.90
    First4 12:5:11:3 $ 371.70

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    3, 4, 5, 8, 12
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 4 - LUMINATEONE 1400
    Time: 2:05 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    15 Manchu   F: 21
      B(16) W(54.5)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
     ( T-  Lance Noble )
    Looks a nice type in the making after scoring a win last time out. Yet to do anything wrong and it has more promise than most of these.
    Main Danger
    2 Firoden   F: 653X2
      B(8) W(59)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
     ( T-  Steven Reid )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.40
    Needs to navigate a wide draw but it has been confidently backed. Spratt is a good front-running rider so expect a forward effort.
    Next Best
    10 My Superior Girl   F: 3212
      B(7) W(57.5)
    Four starts for a win and three placings. Tough to overlook that form and it only needs luck from the draw to figure in the finish.
    Include in Multis
    3 Danger Dee   F: 0X737
      B(11) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Troy Harris )
     ( T-  Jacob McKay )
    Has contested some nice races throughout its career. Needs to find its confidence but that could come here at odds.
    Longer Odds
    The 'Best Roughie'
    4 Duck Road   F: 213X0
      B(4) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
    Capable of causing an upset.

    Remarks

    Great odds on offer in this wide-open field
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    Manchu could win again

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 6 $ 15.50
    Place1 6 $ 4.40
    Place2 2 $ 2.40
    Place3 5 $ 3.60
    Quinella 2:6 $ 60.30
    Trifecta 6:2:5 $ 1188.10
    First4 6:2:5:8 $ 4892.10
    Double 12/6 $ 52.70

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 3, 4, 10, 15
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 5 - RUSSELL & YVONNE GREEN MEMORIAL 1200
    Time: 2:40 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    8 Burgundy Belle   F: 31331
      B(4) W(56)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.30
    Owns plenty of pace and that showed when scoring last time out. Talented at best and there is strong money coming for it.
    Main Danger
    13 Supreme Heights   F: 11212
      B(6) W(54.5)
    Won
    Dividends : $3.90 $1.40
    Doesn't know how to run a bad race and it just keeps delivering competitive races. Down in the weights and that helps.
    Next Best
    5 Speedy Meady   F: 411X6
      B(3) W(57)
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.60
    Lives up to its name and it has plenty of speed. In good form and another good run is likely.
    Include in Multis
    2 Pinmedown   F: 0109X
      B(7) W(58)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Owns a high-quality win and although short of its best, the class might shine through here. Worth including at each-way odds.
    Longer Odds
    4 La Mia Stella   F: 1521X
      B(5) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Chance in a fresh state.

    Remarks

    Another value field
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    Burgundy Belle should go close

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 13 $ 3.90
    Place1 13 $ 1.40
    Place2 8 $ 1.30
    Place3 5 $ 2.60
    Quinella 8:13 $ 3.40
    Trifecta 13:8:5 $ 44.70
    First4 13:8:5:11 $ 389.40
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R5 (2) Pinmedown(5) Speedy Meady (8) Burgundy Belle (13) Supreme Heights
    R6 (2) Dez(9) Verry Flash (15) Paisley Park
    R7 (3) Suliman(6) De Gaulle (10) Elle Eye Are (11) Luminous
    R8 (8) Barbara(10) Century Miss (11) Vainglory
    Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 4, 5, 8, 13
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 6 - TEAM WEALLEANS MATAMATA CUP
    Time: 3:19 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    2 Dez   F: 01123
      B(6) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Chris Johnson )
    Handles the conditions well and it hasn't put in a bad run all season. Chris Johnson is riding in good form so consider.
    Main Danger
    15 Paisley Park   F: 24325
      B(8) W(53)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.80
    Gets right down in the weights now and it could be dangerous from there. Double-figure odds on offer and that's a bonus.
    Next Best
    9 Verry Flash   F: 52310
      B(10) W(55)
     ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
    Needs to lift on its most recent performance, but it has the quality. Shouldn't be too far away.
    Include in Multis
    10 Polly Grey   F: 14211
      B(13) W(53)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
    Won
    Dividends : $6.60 $2.40
    In good form after battling best to win last start. Tough customer with upset.
    Longer Odds
    16 Yamuna   F: 26441
      B(5) W(53)
     ( J-  Ryoya Kozaki )
     ( T-  Jacob McKay )
    Good win last start and it could double down on that.

    Remarks

    Looks a crackingly good race
    race-image
    Concert Hall is all class

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 10 $ 6.60
    Place1 10 $ 2.40
    Place2 15 $ 2.80
    Place3 11 $ 7.30
    Quinella 10:15 $ 31.80
    Trifecta 10:15:11 $ 1023.40
    First4 10:15:11:13 $ 6813.80
    Double 13/10 $ 26.20

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 9, 10, 15, 16
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 7 - FAIRVIEW MOTORS MATAMATA 2000
    Time: 3:54 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    3 Suliman   F: 46125
      B(4) W(59)
     ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
    Scored nicely three back and it hasn't been all that far away since. Drawn well and there is good money coming for it.
    Main Danger
    6 De Gaulle   F: 72471
      B(1) W(57)
     ( J-  Chris Johnson )
     ( T-  Jeff Lynds )
    Caused a minor upset when winning last start and it could do the same here. Talented when in the mood to run.
    Next Best
    10 Elle Eye Are   F: 36822
      B(8) W(54.5)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.50
    Enjoys the conditions and although not winning frequently, it has ability. Carrying 51.5kg with the apprentice helps.
    Include in Multis
    11 Luminous   F: 23X21
      B(2) W(54.5)
    Good win last time out and carrying 54.5kg with Johnson riding looks good. Could go to the next level and beat a solid field.
    Longer Odds
    2 Excalibur   F: 648X0
      B(10) W(59)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
    Chance to improve on a fair fresh up run.

    Remarks

    Looks an even field here
    race-image
    Suliman enjoys conditions

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 13 $ 10.10
    Place1 13 $ 2.50
    Place2 10 $ 1.50
    Place3 8 $ 2.40
    Quinella 10:13 $ 14.50
    Trifecta 13:10:8 $ 207.40
    First4 13:10:8:12 $ 1599.00

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 3, 6, 10, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 8 - MITRE 10 MATAMATA 2000
    Time: 4:29 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    11 Vainglory   F: 66X42
      B(1) W(56.5)
     ( T-  Cody Cole )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.10 $1.00
    Knocking on the door after two good runs this campaign. Gets the inside draw and will look to push wide around the corner. Chance.
    Main Danger
    10 Century Miss   F: 80431
      B(4) W(56.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.10
    Likes the conditions and comes into this in form. Scored nicely last time out and it can put them together now.
    Next Best
    8 Barbara   F: 00312
      B(2) W(57)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
     ( T-  Kylie Grass )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    In good form with a win and two placings from its last three starts. Gets a good run from the draw and it should go close.
    Include in Multis
    1 Battle Royal   F: 0026L
      B(6) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
    Chance to rebound here. Goes into the mix at each-way odds.
    Longer Odds
    3 Dependsonsituation   F: 10820
      B(7) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Should be better than what it showed last start.

    Remarks

    Nice way to end the card
    race-image
    Stick with Vainglory

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 11 $ 3.10
    Place1 11 $ 1.00
    Place2 8 $ 1.80
    Place3 10 $ 2.10
    Quinella 8:11 $ 5.90
    Trifecta 11:8:10 $ 37.10
    First4 11:8:10:3 $ 148.70
    Double 13/11+ $ 28.00
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 8, 10, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%