M2: Pukekohe – 20th June 2019

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M2: Pukekohe – 20th June 2019

M2: Pukekohe - 20th Jun, 2019

Start time:10:57 am
Weather:Fine
Track:Slow8

Overview

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Day's "Best"

R1 (9) Yatima

Best "Each Way"

R4 (4) Shadow Dancer

Best "Roughie"

R9 (6) Robusto

Race 1 - SSANGYONG 2100
Time: 10:57 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
9 Yatima   F: X4122
  B(10) W(58)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Very good winning here three back next two seconds very solid. Looking very close to winning and today looks a good chance.
Main Danger
13 Nulli Secundus   F: 06052
  B(12) W(56)
 ( J-  Rebecca Scott )
Won
Dividends : $6.90 $2.80
Very good second last start in a strong race. Probably suited by firmer tracks but can figure in the finish.
Next Best
14 Vera Drake   F: 0X418
  B(1) W(56)
 ( T-  Lance Noble )
Good tough effort last start. Looked to handle the track fine and will be suited by the distance
Include in Multis
5 The Ice Knight   F: 50505
  B(3) W(59)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
 ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
Very good on his day early in career. Form has been very average in Australia and since. Maybe up to the 2100 today.
Longer Odds
1 Animator   F: 498X0
  B(8) W(60)
 ( J-  Chris Dell )
Capable on wet track. Very tricky horse who has won 6. Chance at big odds here.

Remarks

Days Best opens our day
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Yatima will start our day strong

Results

Race Dividends
Win 13 $ 6.90
Place1 13 $ 2.80
Place2 3 $ 3.20
Place3 10 $ 4.00
Quinella 3:13 $ 49.20
Trifecta 13:3:10 $ 885.20
First4 13:3:10:4 $ 1010.10
Double 13/3 $ 20.20

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 5, 9, 13, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES RACE 1200
Time: 11:27 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
7 Ruby Negroni   F: 3
  B(6) W(54)
 ( J-  Anna Jones )
 ( T-  Jason Price )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Made very good ground on debut. Good trial prior. You will not get the big odds available on debut.
Main Danger
1 Sai Fah   F: 147X5
  B(3) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
Race winner on debut. Run in Castletown was good enough and this is a step down in class
Next Best
3 Riodini   F:
  B(1) W(56)
 ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
Won
Dividends : $4.50 $1.90
Very good trial winner who has a good draw to use for his debut on the his home track.
Include in Multis
11 Gumpert   F:
  B(7) W(54)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
Made very good ground late on her latest trial can go well on debut.
Longer Odds
  B(2) W(56)
Was a good trial when 3rd. Last trial was ok but wasn't asked for a lot.

Remarks

Good 2 year old race with Race and trial form.
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Anna Jones could be saluting the judge

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 4.50
Place1 3 $ 1.90
Place2 1 $ 2.00
Place3 7 $ 1.90
Quinella 1:3 $ 7.80
Trifecta 3:1:7 $ 62.50
First4 3:1:7:5 $ 314.80
Double 13/3 $ 20.20
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 6, 7, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - MALCOLM WRIGLEY INSURANCE SERVICES 1200
Time: 11:57 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 Sir Ralph   F: 09X
  B(11) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Hasn't been showing his trial form on race day but spelled and trialed well since. Wetter track maybe the key here.
Main Danger
9 Frozen   F:
  B(7) W(56.5)
Placed
Dividend : $2.10
Trialed up very well beating Sir Ralph. Chance to making it a winning debut off that.
Next Best
6 Expressive   F: 75X03
  B(9) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
Very good effort last start at Ruakaka. Question mark on the track but does bring the best race day form.
Include in Multis
14 Sardonia   F:
  B(10) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Nice quiet trial from Danielle Johnson at Cambridge and a good debut would not surprise
Longer Odds
10 Girl Of Steel   F: 7
  B(5) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Tegan Newman )
Trialed up well enough prior to a ok debut run. Doesn't meet the strongest field and gets 3kg off.

Remarks

Trial form could be the key to this race
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After a good day on Saturday the Gibbs/Bradley run can continue

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 19.00
Place1 5 $ 5.60
Place2 9 $ 2.10
Place3 4 $ 7.40
Quinella 5:9 $ 28.20
Trifecta 5:9:4 $ 2902.00
First4 5:9:4:2 $ 1257.40
Treble 13/3/5 $ 986.50

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 6, 9, 10, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - IRT 1200
Time: 12:32 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
4 Shadow Dancer   F: 2568X
  B(9) W(58)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
Very good on Slow tracks and unbeaten on Heavy so track no issue. Fitness is the question but if she has enough work in her. I can see a winning start to her prep.
Main Danger
2 Magnify   F: 44613
  B(3) W(58.5)
 ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
Been racing in very solid form. Does like his home track and I believe he will handle the track conditions.
Next Best
6 Tiny Terror   F: 197X
  B(5) W(58)
 ( J-  Eilish McCall )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Won like a very good horse on debut. Has struggled in some tough races since. Back on a wet track and 4kg off. Has been well supported since market open.
Include in Multis
13 Palamedes   F: X3319
  B(1) W(56)
 ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
Built to a good win. Didn’t get much luck at Ellerslie. Chance if she gets better favours.
Longer Odds
11 Humoresque   F: 18
  B(8) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Nice debut win. Nice start was ok could run a bold race today.

Remarks

Very solid race
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The Marsh stable could be smiling after this

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 10.70
Place1 7 $ 3.70
Place2 6 $ 1.90
Place3 13 $ 2.50
Quinella 6:7 $ 28.70
Trifecta 7:6:13 $ 408.50
First4 7:6:13:4 $ 2389.80

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 6, 11, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - MOUNT SHOP 1400
Time: 1:07 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Magdala   F: 8X425
  B(12) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Won
Dividends : $4.50 $1.70
Back in trip after finding 1600 too far. Racing well and was very good at this track and distance here. A good run at each way odds is expected
Main Danger
5 Damesel   F: 445X3
  B(11) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Made very good ground from a long way back when cutting the corner. Will be fitter for that. Seems to have come back in great order this prep and a win is close
Next Best
8 Sweet Dreams   F: 4X4
  B(13) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Placed
Dividend : $2.70
Very good effort from a long way back last start. Will improve fitness wise. Been well supported since market open and has to be respected.
Include in Multis
6 Havana Heights   F: 527X4
  B(10) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
Wasn't the worst of efforts last start. Could run well again here.
Longer Odds
16 Vanilla Chinchilla   F: 87
  B(15) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
I thought she run a very good race last start. Will likely get back again but off her last run she is capable of figuring in the finish at big odds.

Remarks

Stephen Marsh has a strong team here.
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But we have gone with The Oaks stud horse Magdala

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 4.50
Place1 4 $ 1.70
Place2 14 $ 8.90
Place3 8 $ 2.70
Quinella 4:14 $ 122.60
Trifecta 4:14:8 $ 1538.30
First4 4:14:8:2 $ 2426.70
Quaddie 3/5/7/4+ $ 6331.20

Betting Suggestions


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

Race 6 - STELLA BACKDROPS 1400
Time: 1:42 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
7 Shanqueen   F: 533
  B(14) W(56.5)
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
Been improving off every start. Good run last start here and looks close to a win.
Main Danger
8 Shiranui   F: 42
  B(16) W(56.5)
Another who is racing very well. Didn't to make corner well last start and doing things wrong. Got ability but looks to have racing issues which will see her going through the grades once fixed.
Next Best
1 Symbio   F: 8X2
  B(11) W(58.5)
Won
Dividends : $4.30 $1.50
Good run fresh up. Looks to have a good amount of ability and Riddell sticking with the horse is a plus
Include in Multis
10 Sepella   F: 3X5
  B(15) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
Good run fresh up with no luck getting back and getting no drag into the race. Got home very well and did well to finish 5th. Looks a good hope in a tough field
Longer Odds
12 Our Elliemay   F: 5
  B(7) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Missed the jump on debut and lost winning chance got home well. Track should be no worries for this galloper.

Remarks

Another very tough race
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The Queen has been enjoying Royal Ascot and we could be enjoying Shanqueen

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 4.30
Place1 1 $ 1.50
Place2 5 $ 14.80
Place3 7 $ 2.20
Quinella 1:5 $ 118.50
Trifecta 1:5:7 $ 1422.30
First4 1:5:7:9 $ 12937.20

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 7, 8, 10, 12
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES RACE 1600
Time: 2:17 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
6 Global Diamond   F: 990X2
  B(1) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Darren Danis )
I thought was very good last start when chasing Ata Rangi only need to improve slightly to be very hard to beat today. The best thing the price!
Main Danger
3 Soda   F: 32222
  B(10) W(57.5)
Won
Dividends : $4.60 $1.90
Been racing ultra consistent. Capable of finally breaking maiden only worry is if the rain comes
Next Best
2 Shebringsmerubies   F: 7242
  B(4) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Joe Kamaruddin )
Racing well in the CD. This looks tougher but can figure in the finish with a 4kg claim.
Include in Multis
7 Whisper Rock   F: 0X682
  B(12) W(57.5)
 ( T-  Peter Lock )
Just beaten in highweight last start. Drops in weight but looks to meet a stronger race. Can go close though
Longer Odds
11 Miss Pacific   F: 740X7
  B(5) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Got home well in her trial prior to her race where she made good strides last 100. Extra distance suits and worth having on your ticket

Remarks

First leg of the quaddie and it ain't easy
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Lotto winner Lou Te Keeti looks to have a good chance here

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 4.60
Place1 3 $ 1.90
Place2 4 $ 1.90
Place3 10 $ 6.50
Quinella 3:4 $ 10.10
Trifecta 3:4:10 $ 408.00
First4 3:4:10:2 $ 2357.10

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R7 (2) Shebringsmerubies(3) Soda (6) Global Diamond (7) Whisper Rock
R8 (5) Wooden Edge(6) Bridal Veil (7) Tipical (8) Rippin (9) Friday Woolfe
R9 (5) Lord Valentine(7) So Wicked (9) Ever So Clever (11) Red Beach
R10 (2) Wild Like(3) Highland Dancer
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 6, 7, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - LONE STAR PUKEKOHE 1600
Time: 2:55 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
8 Rippin   F: 1X653
  B(4) W(55.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Good 3rd behind a couple of good winter gallopers. Looks to have meet a very winnable race.
Main Danger
6 Bridal Veil   F: 33618
  B(11) W(57)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Been racing well. Won well at Matamata. Wasn't beaten far at Te Rapa and I believe she will enjoty today's track conditions
Next Best
5 Wooden Edge   F: 08X99
  B(7) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
 ( T-  Chris Wood )
Been racing better than form reads. Got home well first up and didn't get all favours last time. Smallish field and this horse can get luck today.
Include in Multis
7 Tipical   F: 60X34
  B(5) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
Racing very well. Out of his grade but any rain will only help his chances
Longer Odds
9 Friday Woolfe   F: X6501
  B(9) W(54.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Won very well on her last start at Ellerslie. Could love heavy tracks and capable of making it two in a row

Remarks

Race where you will be hard finding value where it looks like all the chances are under $10
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Rippin can return to winning form

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 6.90
Place1 4 $ 1.90
Place2 8 $ 1.80
Place3 7 $ 2.00
Quinella 4:8 $ 15.00
Trifecta 4:8:7 $ 128.40
First4 4:8:7:10 $ 3155.20
Double 3/4 $ 22.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
5, 6, 7, 8, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 9 - HAUNUI FARM 1600
Time: 3:27 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
7 So Wicked   F: 8X306
  B(13) W(57.5)
Has a good record on wet tracks. Good runs this prep even though the form wouldn't exactly read it. I think the way she is going will be hard to beat.
Main Danger
9 Ever So Clever   F: 21
  B(11) W(57)
Highly rated filly who won with no much luck last start. Raw sort of filly who I would like more race experience before putting on top in this grade.
Next Best
11 Red Beach   F: 72717
  B(6) W(57)
Won
Dividends : $4.60 $2.20
Good winning here two back same grade and distance. Good run at Ellerslie since.
Include in Multis
5 Lord Valentine   F: 5X018
  B(15) W(58)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Won here very well since made good ground at Ellerslie. Has been backed from opening price of $15 to $8.50 at time of writing.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
6 Robusto   F: 22233
  B(7) W(57.5)
Placed
Dividend : $2.70
Ultra consisent mare who is getting closer to winning one. Not the best of heavy going but will give you a run for your money and worth a place bet.

Remarks

Another where the field is mostly under single figures
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So Wicked racing well enough to win this

Results

Race Dividends
Win 11 $ 4.60
Place1 11 $ 2.20
Place2 6 $ 2.70
Place3 1 $ 7.70
Quinella 6:11 $ 17.80
Trifecta 11:6:1 $ 807.00
First4 11:6:1:3 $ 4968.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
5, 6, 7, 9, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 10 - ALF COLE MEMORIAL
Time: 4:04 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 Highland Dancer   F: 03537
  B(2) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Not much room at Ruakaka. Has been racing well enough prior. Handle the track today and I can see winning this.
Main Danger
2 Wild Like   F: 43434
  B(5) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Been running home well lately. Even though he was beaten 9 lengths by the winning he did win by a margin and really attacked the line. Looks well placed
Next Best
13 Lady Azamour   F: 6X054
  B(11) W(56.5)
Been running home well enough lately and could be a race she races to her best.
Include in Multis
1 Hunua Hank   F: 6345X
  B(7) W(58.5)
 ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
Trial was too short and was a touch disappointing. May need the run but can go well on his home track.
Longer Odds
8 My Callisto   F:
  B(10) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
Placed
Dividend : $4.20
Wasn't a bad winning trial. Another who could run well on debut on his home track

Remarks

Last race of the day. Hope we all made money
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Grant Cooksley could get his first winner as a trainer here

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 18.50
Place1 7 $ 4.90
Place2 8 $ 4.20
Place3 12 $ 11.70
Quinella 7:8 $ 124.30
Trifecta 7:8:12 $ 7162.30
First4 - $ 0.00
Double 11+/7 $ 65.60

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 8, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%