M2: OTAKI -JANUARY 21 – 2019

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M2: OTAKI -JANUARY 21 – 2019

M04: Otaki - 21st Jan, 2019

Start time:12:30 pm
Weather:Fine
Track:Dead4

Overview

Anniversary day racing. Wellington boy Jason Waddell coming home for the celebration and testing out Sharrock's Derby hope while he's here

Day's "Best"

R8 (2) Go James

Best "Each Way"

R5 (6) Sincerity

Best "Roughie"

R9 (1) Heineken Hank

Race 1 - ABLAZE LANDSCAPING SUPPLIES & FIREWOOD 1200
Time: 12:30 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Wild Child   F: X1201
  B(4) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Darted to lead Jan 10 and was never going to lose. Not bothered by ratings rise
Main Danger
2 Midnight Story   F: 22761
  B(1) W(56.5)
Had strong support from the time the markets opened Stratford Dec 30 . Faith repaid
Next Best
1 Grand Mayson   F: 21134
  B(5) W(59)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
How can you sit three wide in a six horse race? A ride to forget
Include in Multis
Insufficient Runners
Longer Odds
Insufficient Runners

Remarks

Gear changes: She's A Ripper: Blinkers off, Tongue Tie off, Ear Covers on
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 7.60
Place1 5 $ 2.90
Place2 1 $ 1.50
Quinella 1:5 $ 6.90
Trifecta 5:1:3 $ 102.30
First4 5:1:3:2 $ 168.20

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 2 - AQUASHIELD ROOFING MAIDEN 1200
Time: 1:03 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 Press Release   F: 0522
  B(3) W(57)
Won
Dividends : $1.70 $1.20
Headline-grabber in this. Three wide throughout last time but only beaten long head
Main Danger
9 Bella   F: 2
  B(7) W(55)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
 ( T-  John Bary )
Set hot pace first-up. Nailed near line by well bred Times Ticking
Next Best
6 Authentic Charm   F: X90X5
  B(9) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Nothing to shout about last prep. Useful freshup effort followed two trials placings. All's not lost
Include in Multis
4 Magic Incanto   F: 9X543
  B(10) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
 ( T-  Fred Pratt )
Been very solid this prep for owner-trainer. Magic on Magic Incanto....has to be a sign
Longer Odds
11 Shelly's Lass   F:
  B(4) W(55)
 ( J-  Leah Hemi )
Dam was good. Thrown a few foals with ability

Remarks

44555.0Leah HemiMike Breslin-- Gear changes: Wallaceville: Nasal Strip on Press Release: Bar Plates (Front) off, Side Winkers off, Blinkers on
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 1.70
Place1 3 $ 1.20
Place2 1 $ 3.50
Place3 10 $ 4.60
Quinella 1:3 $ 20.30
Trifecta 3:1:10 $ 252.50
First4 3:1:10:4 $ 2284.00

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 4, 6, 9, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - SUNRANS SPA 1400
Time: 1:38 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Publicist   F: 3410
  B(5) W(57.5)
Gelded since being outclassed 2000 Guineas. Parkes passed on last start winner to wear Te Akau colors.
Main Danger
5 Lady Rudolph   F: 21
  B(3) W(57)
Very smart winning here Jan 7 with devestating turn of foot. Key member of Parson stable rebuild
Next Best
1 Ofa Orsome   F: 1
  B(6) W(59)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Won
Dividends : $2.30 $1.60
Parkes opted for Publicist. Think he's got it right.
Include in Multis
Insufficient Runners
Longer Odds
3 Leighs Mate   F: 900X3
  B(1) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Madan Singh )
 ( T-  Suzy Gordon )
Fought hard for 3rd fresh. Another ridden by Parkes. Can't see toppling the leading lights

Remarks

Small feld packed with promise.
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 2.30
Place1 1 $ 1.60
Place2 4 $ 1.70
Quinella 1:4 $ 4.30
Trifecta 1:4:3 $ 28.00
First4 1:4:3:6 $ 60.50
Treble 5/3+/1+ $ 58.00

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 4 - RIVERSTONE CAFE MAIDEN 1600
Time: 2:13 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Monkey Shoulder   F: 422
  B(7) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Placed
Dividend : $1.30
How he didn't win home patch Dec 27 is a job for Inspector Maigret. Needs to win this to get within reach of Derby start.
Main Danger
6 Louboutin   F: 722
  B(2) W(55.5)
 ( T-  John Bary )
Mum was Thorndon Mile winner in 2012. Looks to have inherited some of her talent
Next Best
1 Somewhere Man   F: X5322
  B(11) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
 ( T-  Josh Shaw )
Won
Dividends : $2.70 $1.50
Good sort but awkward draw and depth of field leaves Allpress needing 10/10 ride.
Include in Multis
3 Lincoln Fury   F: 4X542
  B(4) W(57.5)
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Enjoyed strong period of growth. Forget him in worse than dead.
Longer Odds
8 Flying Meg   F: 953
  B(13) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
Been hitting line hard. Looking for longer now, specially if stable is serious about Oaks

Remarks

Gear changes: Hesagoodboy: Tongue Tie off, Blinkers on Ajay Lincoln: Blinkers on Floral Belt: Blinkers on
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Sharrock

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 2.70
Place1 1 $ 1.50
Place2 9 $ 2.90
Place3 2 $ 1.30
Quinella 1:9 $ 22.00
Trifecta 1:9:2 $ 93.70
First4 1:9:2:8 $ 389.70

Betting Suggestions


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 5 - VETS ON RIVERBANK MAIDEN 1600
Time: 2:48 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
6 Sincerity   F: X6X33
  B(12) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Dylan Turner )
Getting up in distance now. Positive move. Mum was 4th in Cups races.
Main Danger
2 Puzzlar   F: 7X4
  B(11) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Will have come on from nice 4th when resuming last time.
Next Best
13 Verbier   F: 470
  B(2) W(55)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Blocked in all the way down home straight last time. Went to line untested
Include in Multis
5 Gerda   F: 0X2
  B(9) W(56.5)
 ( T-  Emma Davies )
Won
Dividends : $5.20 $1.80
Almost a winner straight off the bat for new trainer and Allan Sharrock's former strapper.
Longer Odds
1 Thutmosis   F: 05034
  B(8) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Sam O'Malley )
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
Instant change in fortunes since switching stables.

Remarks

Stipe Comment: VERBIER - Hampered when bumped at start, held up near the 300m and was unable to obtain clear running for the remainder of the race going to the line untested.
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Turner

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 5.20
Place1 5 $ 1.80
Place2 1 $ 2.50
Place3 12 $ 6.10
Quinella 1:5 $ 23.10
Trifecta 5:1:12 $ 1003.90
First4 5:1:12:13 $ 2663.70
Quaddie 3+/1+/1/5 $ 126.60

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 5, 6, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - FOX CONTRACTING MAIDEN 1600
Time: 3:23 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Tiro   F: 66X3
  B(8) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Quote indicated bold showing freshup/ Delivered on the bold showing but not the win. Keep following
Main Danger
8 Aladina   F: X4274
  B(9) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Has combative formline. Been placed in Aussie.
Next Best
3 Uncle Bro   F: 25X64
  B(11) W(58.5)
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
Blinkers first time paid dividends. Beat Terra Firma in one race.
Include in Multis
9 Candy Belt   F: 00X74
  B(4) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Sam O'Malley )
Looking more lethal. Mum featured prominently in provincial cup races.
Longer Odds
12 Floral Art   F: 66
  B(2) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Seen finishing on at second start - looks the 'improver' in this field

Remarks

Gear changes: Rockabye: Blinkers on Aladina: Side Winkers on Wonder No More: Barrier Blanket off
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Bergerson

Results

Race Dividends
Win 10 $ 25.30
Place1 10 $ 6.10
Place2 3 $ 2.20
Place3 1 $ 3.90
Quinella 3:10 $ 67.90
Trifecta 10:3:1 $ 2028.60
First4 10:3:1:2 $ 4624.50
Treble 1/5/10 $ 578.30

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R6 (2) Tiro(3) Uncle Bro (8) Aladina (9) Candy Belt
R7 (1) Chartwell(5) Gris Dame (8) Philosophical
R8 (1) Rio Star(2) Go James (7) Fagiolo Majico (14) Very Appealing
R9 (5) Don't Know Jakk(6) Jaguary (8) Veneto
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 8, 9, 12
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - GARDNER HOMES 1600
Time: 3:58 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
8 Philosophical   F: 032X1
  B(10) W(57)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Another win for Ramsay stable. Bolted home in maiden here
Main Danger
1 Chartwell   F: 851
  B(4) W(59)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Placed
Dividend : $2.80
Looks well above average, certainly better than a one win horse. Three lengths maiden winner.
Next Best
5 Gris Dame   F: X7064
  B(1) W(58)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Running out of friends. Last chance looms
Include in Multis
11 Chickaberinda   F: 1
  B(7) W(55.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Showed strength when ruling roost 1400m debut.Modest odds on back-to-back wins
Longer Odds
9 Cead Mile Failte   F: 31X0X
  B(5) W(56.5)
Trainer rung the gear changes, gave her a break, after miserable last start performance

Remarks

Gear changes: Cead Mile Failte: Side Winkers off, Blinkers on
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Allpress

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 8.80
Place1 2 $ 2.90
Place2 11 $ 1.70
Place3 1 $ 2.80
Quinella 2:11 $ 24.30
Trifecta 2:11:1 $ 318.80
First4 2:11:1:8 $ 1081.20

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 5, 8, 9, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - OTAKI MAIL MAIDEN 1400
Time: 4:33 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
2 Go James   F: 2
  B(5) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
 ( T-  Kevin Gray )
Kevin Gray's stable had had a successful summer. This one should make quick exit from maidens. Won 3 trials before narrowly denied on debut.
Main Danger
7 Fagiolo Majico   F: 83
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( T-  Jim Wallace )
Ruined debut with poor start. Got it right second-up and came away with a cheque
Next Best
1 Rio Star   F: 63022
  B(9) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Darryl Bradley )
Looked like he was finally going to do it last start. Alas win column still empty
Include in Multis
14 Very Appealing   F: 5
  B(11) W(55)
2nd to well performed Press Release before getting to raceday. Not happy in slow 8 on debut. Holds Oaks nomination
Longer Odds
9 Colorado Miss   F: 7X4
  B(8) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Dylan Turner )
Won
Dividends : $11.60 $3.10
Caught in cramped quarters late when last raced. Close-up 4th behind Go James, the probable fav for this race.

Remarks

Gear changes: Rio Star: Side Winkers on
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Kevin Gray

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 11.60
Place1 9 $ 3.10
Place2 6 $ 3.90
Place3 16 $ 12.00
Quinella 6:9 $ 88.20
Trifecta 9:6:16 $ 4174.60
First4 - $ 0.00

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 7, 9, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 9 - KAPITI SIGNS MAIDEN 2100
Time: 5:08 | Distance: 2100m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
6 Jaguary   F: 366
  B(2) W(57)
Placed
Dividend : $2.30
Scr last week and kept for this. Pathway strewn with trouble last start
Main Danger
5 Don't Know Jakk   F: 0962
  B(12) W(57)
Well related long-term maiden with local trainer
Next Best
8 Veneto   F: 73042
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( T-  Sylvia Kay )
Won
Dividends : $3.50 $1.60
Always proves hard to get past. Same deal today
Include in Multis
4 The Puketapu Lad   F: 96X65
  B(3) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Dylan Turner )
Blocked in all the way down home straight last time. Went to line untested
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
1 Heineken Hank   F: 7X946
  B(16) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  Kevin Gray )
Found some momentum.Jock dropped whip last start

Remarks

Gear changes: Christiano: Blinkers on
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Lowry

Results

Race Dividends
Win 8 $ 3.50
Place1 8 $ 1.60
Place2 6 $ 2.30
Place3 2 $ 8.30
Place6 1,2+,9/1,5,12/1,3,10/1,2,11/6, $ 4331.90
Quinella 6:8 $ 11.90
Trifecta 8:6:2 $ 328.00
First4 8:6:2:5 $ 1486.70
Treble 2/9/8+ $ 454.10
Quaddie 10/2/9/8+ $ 16991.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 4, 5, 6, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%