M2: Pukekohe – 10th August 2019

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M2: Pukekohe – 10th August 2019

M2: Pukekohe - 10th Aug, 2019

Start time:11:45 am
Weather:Showery
Track:Heavy11

Overview

Good meeting at Pukekohe today

Day's "Best"

R4 (3) Cherry Lane

Best "Each Way"

R8 (2) Mount Midoriyama

Best "Roughie"

R3 (4) Call Me Bob

Race 1 - SSANGYONG 2100 MAIDEN
Time: 11:45 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
15 Mianjo   F: 3
  B(16) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
 ( T-  Alan Young )
Indicative Odds: $8.50
Very good run in her first start can take improvement from that and can be hard to beat in the first
Main Danger
2 Double Happy   F: 0X092
  B(15) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Leith Innes )
 ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
Indicative Odds: $4.80
Much better last start working home well. Can go another top race today.
Next Best
13 Unacceptable   F: 3X023
  B(7) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
 ( T-  John Bell )
Indicative Odds: $5.50
Been racing well and another top performance is expected.
Include in Multis
3 Junior   F: X6672
  B(4) W(58.5)
Indicative Odds: $4.40
Form prior to just being beaten at Awapuni was fair. Can go close in this
Longer Odds
4 Mitjavile   F: 7X394
  B(2) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Eilish McCall )
Indicative Odds: $14.00
Got home well over distance last time and looks well placed to run another nice race here

Remarks

First race on the card
race-image
Andrew Calder could start the day well

Results

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 4, 13, 15
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - MOUNT SHOP 2100
Time: 12:15 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
6 Nulli Secundus   F: 52141
  B(5) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Rebecca Scott )
Indicative Odds: $4.60
Good winner last start and in very good form. Looks to continue her great form.
Main Danger
8 Pursued   F: 45122
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( T-  Paul Gordon )
Indicative Odds: $6.50
In great form on these Winter tracks. Both seconds very good and the win was nice in an amateur.
Next Best
4 Windy Height   F: X7052
  B(4) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Indicative Odds: $4.80
Good second behind my top pick last time. Can go another nice race here
Include in Multis
1 Divine Duke   F: 6X346
  B(8) W(61)
 ( J-  Joe Kamaruddin )
Indicative Odds: $6.50
All his runs this prep have been good and with 4kg's off his back he could be ready to run a real big race.
Longer Odds
5 Blackmagicwoman   F: 248X9
  B(7) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Eilish McCall )
Indicative Odds: $19.00
Had a run to fitten. Will love the track and with the claim she could be figuring in the finish.

Remarks

Very competitive second race of the day
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Nick Bishara's team in great form

Results

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%

Race 3 - THE WORKSHOP 1924 1200
Time: 12:50 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
5 Irish Mist   F: 00X54
  B(9) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
Indicative Odds: $6.00
Both runs back have been very good with a nice fourth last time. Third up and ready to run to his best.
Main Danger
3 Justacanta   F: 57502
  B(1) W(59)
 ( J-  Erin Leighton )
Indicative Odds: $4.20
Very good just beaten for new trainers. Love the heavy going and the 4kg claim.
Next Best
2 Solmization   F: 88272
  B(2) W(60)
 ( J-  Masa Hashizume )
Indicative Odds: $4.50
Loves the heavy going with two just beaten second placings this time in. Ready to win and could be the day.
Include in Multis
1 Inca Warrior   F: X0135
  B(6) W(61)
 ( T-  Steven Cole )
Indicative Odds: $4.80
Racing pretty well with a nice win three back. I expect with the claim that this horse won't be far away.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
4 Call Me Bob   F: 0X467
  B(8) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
 ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
Indicative Odds: $11.00
Hasn't been at his best this prep but can bounce back on his home track.

Remarks

Nice even sprinting field
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Irish Mist ready to win

Results

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 4, 5
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - PANHEAD CUSTOM ALES 1600
Time: 1:25 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
3 Cherry Lane   F: 14121
  B(2) W(57)
 ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
Indicative Odds: $2.80
In career best form. Loving the mud and I think she take some beating in this
Main Danger
2 Paisley Park   F: 63243
  B(1) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Indicative Odds: $4.00
Racing well without winning. But has had excuses why he hasn't won. Was too wide the trip last start and can go well in this
Next Best
4 Bransome   F: X8022
  B(5) W(57)
 ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
 ( T-  Frank Neill )
Indicative Odds: $4.40
Back in good form with two second placings beaten by top pick and main danger was third. Looks well placed.
Include in Multis
1 Ticket To Ride   F: 84146
  B(7) W(59)
 ( J-  Darren Danis )
 ( T-  K & G Opie )
Indicative Odds: $6.00
Racing well enough with a nice win three back. Good fourth in open grade two back and average last time but can go very well in this
Longer Odds
6 Good Vibes   F: 61628
  B(4) W(54)
 ( J-  Eilish McCall )
Indicative Odds: $16.00
Out of her grade but can go a good race with no weight on her back

Remarks

Small but a very good field
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Days best in this

Results

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 4, 6
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - PUKEKOHE PLUMBING 1400
Time: 2:04 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 Admiral   F: 36161
  B(4) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Indicative Odds: $2.80
Dictated terms last time and was too tough. Has won here before and if that happens again will take some beating.
Main Danger
4 Battle Time   F: X0103
  B(3) W(56)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Indicative Odds: $4.60
Returned to winning form to back. Got back due to hot speed last time and got home well.
Next Best
6 Hello M'Lady   F: 0X555
  B(2) W(54)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Indicative Odds: $2.60
Both last two runs in tough grade has been good. Well weighted and well placed.
Include in Multis
Insufficient Runners
Longer Odds
5 He's Cavalier   F: 33255
  B(1) W(56)
 ( J-  Eilish McCall )
Indicative Odds: $6.00
Honest galloper who will be on speed and well placed with the claim.

Remarks

Small open handicap field
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Blue Breeze not in selections but nominated for Melbourne Cup

Results

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 6 - ARNET LAW 1400 MAIDEN
Time: 2:39 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Kapalka   F: 49422
  B(4) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Indicative Odds: $4.00
Just beaten in the tough field last time. Good second prior to that and looks the one to beat here.
Main Danger
8 Haere Up   F: 32
  B(15) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Rebecca Scott )
Indicative Odds: $5.00
Both runs so far in career have been very good. Only beaten a short neck last time and should go close.
Next Best
9 My Superior Girl   F: 3
  B(11) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
Indicative Odds: $7.00
Very nice run on debut after some nice trials. Will improve off that and a bold performance is expected.
Include in Multis
10 Atlanta Georgia   F: 4
  B(2) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Darren Danis )
Indicative Odds: $8.00
Got home very well on debut last time the extra distance suits.
Longer Odds
2 Plushenko   F: 04723
  B(3) W(58.5)
 ( T-  G & T Shaw )
Indicative Odds: $18.00
Big tip for it last time and was slightly disappointing can go better than that today.

Remarks

First leg of the quaddie
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Trudy could be in for a great day

Results

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R6 (1) Kapalka(8) Haere Up (9) My Superior Girl (10) Atlanta Georgia
R7 (8) Arabian Gift
R8 (2) Mount Midoriyama(3) Tipical (6) Symbio
R9 (9) Don't Doubt Me(10) Yamuna
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 8, 9, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - MARTIN 'SMOKEY' MORGAN MEMORIAL MAIDEN 1400
Time: 3:14 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
8 Arabian Gift   F: 454X3
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
 ( T-  Mark Forbes )
Indicative Odds: $3.20
Unlucky on her NZ debut not too win. Looks a good chance to win this.
Main Danger
1 Answer Back   F: 23X93
  B(4) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Tegan Newman )
Indicative Odds: $8.00
Loves heavy ground and got home very well last time. Win is not far away.
Next Best
16 Victoria   F: X2667
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
Indicative Odds: $7.00
Has been disappointing lately but been working home well. Meets a weaker field here
Include in Multis
2 Razor   F: 80X30
  B(9) W(58.5)
Indicative Odds: $17.00
Nice run fresh up before struggling a tough race. The horse who I can see reversing his form around.
Longer Odds
9 The White Queen   F: 25X49
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Indicative Odds: $12.00
Very ordinary last start but form prior had been good without winning. Looks a good place bet.

Remarks

Keen on my top pick
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Sam Spratt has a good ride here

Results

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 8, 9, 16
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - HAUNUI FARM 1400
Time: 3:49 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
2 Mount Midoriyama   F: X0844
  B(5) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Leith Innes )
 ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
Indicative Odds: $9.50
Very good run two back and was well backed his next. Was only fair but I think he is well placed here.
Main Danger
6 Symbio   F: 8X214
  B(6) W(59)
Indicative Odds: $5.50
Very good winning maiden since he was very good for fourth and looks a good chance.
Next Best
3 Tipical   F: 34357
  B(3) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Indicative Odds: $7.50
Dissapointing last time but form prior good with an unlucky performance two back. Can go much better.
Include in Multis
5 Rukuhia   F: 88X31
  B(4) W(59)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
 ( T-  Glenn Old )
Indicative Odds: $8.00
Loving the heavy tracks and the maiden win was very good. Can go back to back
Longer Odds
14 Fly To The Moon   F: 407X5
  B(8) W(54.5)
 ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
Indicative Odds: $10.00
Nice run in a higher grade last time. Fitter for that and the drop in grade suits

Remarks

Best each way in this
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Leith could be smiling after this

Results

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 5, 6, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 9 - COUNTIES KITCHENS 1600
Time: 4:25 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
10 Yamuna   F: X0622
  B(6) W(57)
 ( J-  Shaun McKay )
 ( T-  Jacob McKay )
Indicative Odds: $4.80
Loves heavy ground and her last two seconds she has really stormed home. Looks hard to beat and expect a huge run from last.
Main Danger
9 Don't Doubt Me   F: 46624
  B(8) W(57)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Indicative Odds: $8.50
Nice mare who has never run a bad race. Huge in her prevoius two and if she handles the track looks a good chance.
Next Best
3 Deluxe Edition   F: 00144
  B(3) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Rebecca Scott )
 ( T-  Ian George )
Indicative Odds: $9.00
In great form with a win three back. Both fourths good with the last in a higher grade. Looks well placed here.
Include in Multis
7 Friday Woolfe   F: 50102
  B(11) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Darren Danis )
Indicative Odds: $5.50
In and out galloper who won well three back and a good second last time. If she holds her form could run a nice race
Longer Odds
4 Dependsonsituation   F: 0X10
  B(5) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Indicative Odds: $15.00
Good maiden win and was disappointing at Te Rapa. Forgive that could run a big one here

Remarks

Very nice field to end the day
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Jacob and Shaun Mckay team up here

Results

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 4, 7, 9, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%