M2: Pukekohe – 23rd May 2019

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M2: Pukekohe – 23rd May 2019

M2: Pukekohe - 23rd May, 2019

Start time:11:37 am
Weather:Overcast
Track:Slow7

Overview

Good competitive day of racing

Day's "Best"

R10 (7) Don't Lie To Me

Best "Each Way"

R3 (7) Our Craftsman

Best "Roughie"

R8 (5) O'He Can
  • Race 1 - SSANGYONG 2200
    Time: 11:37 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    5 Hattie Bee   F: 30128
      B(10) W(67.5)
     ( J-  Emily Farr )
    Good runs before a good round in the Rotorua Cup. This is easier than that and has won maiden in Highweight. Looks a good chance in the first.
    Main Danger
    10 Arite Guru   F: 73678
      B(3) W(65)
    In and out galloper but on his best can go close here and has JKB Riddell on board to help.
    Next Best
    2 Bak Da Master   F: 625X6
      B(12) W(69.5)
     ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.40
    Tough run last time. Consisent enough this prep. Looks well placed here after his fresh up run.
    Include in Multis
    1 Locally Sauced   F: 550X9
      B(9) W(73.5)
     ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
     ( T-  G & T Shaw )
    Best horse in this field. Trainer believes weight will be no problem and he was too fat last time. He is expecting a bold run today.
    Longer Odds
    3 El Corby   F: 80X04
      B(5) W(69)
     ( J-  Gary Walsh )
    Won
    Dividends : $18.50 $3.60
    Made ground last start and has had enough racing this time in to be a show.

    Remarks

    Highweight to start the day
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    Hattie Bee as a yearling

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 3 $ 18.50
    Place1 3 $ 3.60
    Place2 2 $ 1.40
    Place3 4 $ 4.10
    Quinella 2:3 $ 24.40
    Trifecta 3:2:4 $ 277.40
    First4 3:2:4:10 $ 1918.40

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 5, 10
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 2 - SPLICE CONSTRUCTION 2200
    Time: 12:07 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    3 Krakadeel   F: 38542
      B(3) W(58.5)
    This horse is a promising stayer in the making. Went close last time and a good chance to go one better here.
    Main Danger
    9 Flying Fantasia   F: 59782
      B(7) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Mubs Kareem )
    Won
    Dividends : $11.70 $3.20
    A horse who I thought would of won a race by now and off last start capable of beating our top pick.
    Next Best
    6 Vedo Rosso   F: 85935
      B(4) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.30
    Been racing well enough with a top run two back. The extra distance may suit and has the services of Opie today.
    Include in Multis
    1 Dangerman   F: 20422
      B(14) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
    From the wide gate will go handy and racing very honestly.
    Longer Odds
    2 Twin Spinner   F: 35X20
      B(6) W(58.5)
    Good run first up no luck his next. Capable of much better

    Remarks

    Interesting race
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    The son of Dundeel looks a good winning hope here

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 9 $ 11.70
    Place1 9 $ 3.20
    Place2 6 $ 2.30
    Place3 10 $ 4.40
    Quinella 6:9 $ 29.70
    Trifecta 9:6:10 $ 920.50
    First4 9:6:10:12 $ 4999.90

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 6, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 3 - KIDSCAN 1600
    Time: 12:42 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    7 Our Craftsman   F: 37007
      B(9) W(68)
     ( J-  Emily Farr )
     ( T-  K & G Opie )
    Been running home with not much luck before the Heavy going last time. This looks like his race to put his best foot forward.
    Main Danger
    3 Pineapple Lump   F: 4335
      B(6) W(68)
    Been racing well enough to be a top chance in this grade. He just seems to battle up the straight.
    Next Best
    4 Hvar   F: 54X65
      B(13) W(68)
    Been finishing off his races strongly this prep and looks well placed here.
    Include in Multis
    1 Wild Like   F: 62434
      B(4) W(68)
     ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
     ( T-  Tony Pike )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.00
    Been racing ok placing or not far away from it. Another who is well placed and can put his best foot forward here.
    Longer Odds
    14 Whisper Rock   F: 0X68
      B(8) W(66)
     ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
     ( T-  Peter Lock )
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.30
    Good run this prep running home. Looks like he is another well placed to go a bold race at double figure odds.

    Remarks

    Bit of value here
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    Double figure for my top pick

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 11 $ 19.40
    Place1 11 $ 4.10
    Place2 14 $ 3.30
    Place3 1 $ 2.00
    Quinella 11:14 $ 127.20
    Trifecta 11:14:1 $ 1245.90
    First4 11:14:1:7 $ 24968.90
    Treble 3/9/11 $ 2591.10

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 4, 7, 14
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 4 - MALCOLM WRIGLEY INSURANCE SERVICES 1600
    Time: 1:17 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    6 Caribbean Rose   F: 326
      B(5) W(55.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.90
    Good her first two starts. More luck last time and I think she could have won her last start. Looks the one to beat.
    Main Danger
    7 Ludus   F: 02
      B(2) W(55.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.20
    Made very good ground here last start. The extra 200m suits
    Next Best
    8 Magdala   F: 8X42
      B(4) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Both runs this campaign have been very good and the step up to 1600m suits.
    Include in Multis
    5 Ambitious Showgirl   F: 82363
      B(7) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Been racing well over 1600m. Found the extra distance last time too much back in distance today and she is not far away from breaking maidens.
    Longer Odds
    1 Our Wonderland   F: 909X4
      B(11) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
    Went a good race fresh up shown ability in the past and expect him to run well at big odds.

    Remarks

    Tough line up here.
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    Gone with the Rose on top

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 2 $ 20.30
    Place1 2 $ 4.20
    Place2 6 $ 1.90
    Place3 7 $ 2.20
    Quinella 2:6 $ 37.30
    Trifecta 2:6:7 $ 662.70
    First4 2:6:7:3 $ 6603.80

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 5, 6, 7, 8
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 5 - ROGER GILL AGRICULTURE 1600
    Time: 1:52 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    8 Ever So Clever   F: 2
      B(6) W(55.5)
    Won
    Dividends : $3.10 $1.50
    Trialed well before just being beaten on debut. I think she is the one to beat here.
    Main Danger
    9 Matter Of Fact   F: 3603
      B(12) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.20
    She has been racing well this filly. Either she is unlucky or storming home late. Expect the later with the wide draw.
    Next Best
    7 Baby Face   F: 522
      B(14) W(55.5)
    She has been racing well but the wide draw is a concern.
    Include in Multis
    10 Nicole Ashley   F: 8864
      B(1) W(55.5)
    Improving off every start and has a good gate to use today.
    Longer Odds
    1 Rocking Along   F: X0X30
      B(2) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Good run first up. Bad his next. Brings his best form can run well here from a good gate.

    Remarks

    Second of the mdn 3yo 1600 of the day. Split due to huge acceptances.
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    King Coleman could salute the judge here

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 8 $ 3.10
    Place1 8 $ 1.50
    Place2 9 $ 2.20
    Place3 6 $ 6.10
    Quinella 8:9 $ 11.00
    Trifecta 8:9:6 $ 467.30
    First4 8:9:6:1 $ 3597.40
    Quaddie 9/11/2/8+ $ 9168.70

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 7, 8, 9, 10
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 6 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES RACE
    Time: 2:27 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    2 Elle Cee   F: 4X2X3
      B(6) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Mubs Kareem )
     ( T-  Peter Lock )
    Both runs this season have been good. Worked hard last time and fought gamely.
    Main Danger
      B(4) W(57.5)
    Trial was very good. King rode her that day and sticks with her.
    Next Best
    6 Sepella   F: 3X
      B(12) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Andrew Calder )
    Wide gate is a major concern but went huge on debut behind Shesallmine. Spelled and made good ground last 100m at trials. Expect her to be storming home late.
    Include in Multis
    7 Damesel   F: 6445X
      B(10) W(57.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.70
    Ran some good races last prep. Made good ground at trials to show she has improved from the spell.
    Longer Odds
    13 Havana Heat   F: 08X
      B(5) W(57.5)
    Trialed up well to suggest can go close fresh up

    Remarks

    Good even maiden race
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    Peter Lock and his apprentice team up here

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 11 $ 8.60
    Place1 11 $ 2.60
    Place2 4 $ 7.60
    Place3 7 $ 2.70
    Quinella 4:11 $ 144.60
    Trifecta 11:4:7 $ 1915.50
    First4 - $ 0.00

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 6, 7, 12, 13
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 7 - HAUNUI FARM 1200
    Time: 3:02 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    6 Donna Imelda   F: 39X13
      B(12) W(57)
     ( T-  K & B Kelso )
    Won on debut very well when we picked her on top. The way the race was run at Matamata last time probably cost her showing her best. I like this filly a lot and a win here would not surprise me.
    Main Danger
    3 Elusive Empire   F: 325X4
      B(7) W(58.5)
    Good run fresh up for fourth got a good trip but just looked like a galloper who is looking for more racing. Will go well here
    Next Best
    4 The Dom   F: X1X73
      B(11) W(58.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.50
    Freshened after a very good run for third at Ellerslie. The market would suggest the horse is fit enough to run very well here even from the wide alley.
    Include in Multis
    9 Lowprofile   F: 4217X
      B(5) W(56.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.20
    Went very good at the trials second was Cyber Attack who has won a good race since must include
    Longer Odds
    13 Zappeur   F: 629X4
      B(4) W(55.5)
    Made ground fresh up at Hastings. Could be the value here.

    Remarks

    Hard way to start the day and the market shows that
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    Donna Imelda is a filly to follow

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 2 $ 7.00
    Place1 2 $ 2.30
    Place2 9 $ 3.20
    Place3 4 $ 2.50
    Quinella 2:9 $ 29.10
    Trifecta 2:9:4 $ 365.60
    First4 2:9:4:13 $ 3075.50

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R7 (3) Elusive Empire(4) The Dom (6) Donna Imelda (9) Lowprofile
    R8 (4) Creative Genius(5) O'He Can (10) Quizmaster (13) Pierina
    R9 (1) Fluorobus(2) Kiwi Ace (3) Drake Bay (12) Shanqueen
    R10 (7) Don't Lie To Me
    Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    3, 4, 6, 9, 13
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 8 - CIVIL & LANDFILL CONSTRUCTION LTD 1400
    Time: 3:35 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    13 Pierina   F: 729X4
      B(10) W(55.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    Good run on debut from Aussie. Will be fitter and can run a very competitive race here
    Main Danger
    4 Creative Genius   F: 14229
      B(5) W(59)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
     ( T-  Steven Cole )
    Didn't do much on Premier day. Back to midweek where he races well in when second. Can go close
    Next Best
    10 Quizmaster   F: 601X9
      B(6) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.70
    Got ability. Was ok fresh up will improve and can run well here.
    Include in Multis
    1 Soroc   F: 59X69
      B(8) W(60)
     ( T-  Glenn Old )
    Went too fast last time. Capable of much better if rated better here.
    Longer Odds
    The 'Best Roughie'
    5 O'He Can   F: 106X0
      B(3) W(59)
     ( J-  Troy Harris )
    Didn't do much fresh up but capable of much better than that. Expect a much better run today.

    Remarks

    Tough leg of the quaddie
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    JML have a very good strike rate and could own the winner of this race

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 14 $ 17.20
    Place1 14 $ 4.00
    Place2 13 $ 1.80
    Place3 10 $ 1.70
    Quinella 13:14 $ 36.10
    Trifecta 14:13:10 $ 453.30
    First4 14:13:10:4 $ 2061.00

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 4, 5, 10, 13
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 9 - COUNTIES AGRI 1400
    Time: 4:03 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Fluorobus   F: 23X3
      B(2) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Andrew Calder )
    Won
    Dividends : $2.50 $1.40
    Been very good every start in his career. Just beaten first start. His last start was good when wide and making good ground in the staight. Surprised by the short priced but still goes on top.
    Main Danger
    12 Shanqueen   F: 53
      B(5) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.90
    Finished her races off very good so far in her career. Expect the same again today.
    Next Best
    2 Kiwi Ace   F: 236X4
      B(8) W(58.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    Been racing well since his debut. Very game run fresh up. Will be fitter for this and will go forward.
    Include in Multis
    3 Drake Bay   F: 28X0X
      B(12) W(58.5)
    Trialed very well. Looked close to a win early in career and will like the Slow 7 going. Wide draw puts him down spots
    Longer Odds
    9 Butterfield   F:
      B(10) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
    Lastest trial was good when running home late.

    Remarks

    Short priced favourite
    race-image
    Andrew Calder going very well since his return from Macau

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 1 $ 2.50
    Place1 1 $ 1.40
    Place2 2 $ 1.80
    Place3 12 $ 1.90
    Quinella 1:2 $ 5.00
    Trifecta 1:2:12 $ 34.70
    First4 1:2:12:3 $ 174.00
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 9, 12
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 10 - BOOK NOW FOR LINDAUER LADIES DAY 20TH JUNE
    Time: 4:31 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    7 Don't Lie To Me   F: 8X223
      B(8) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Darren Danis )
    Been close every start this prep just getting headed late. Looks one of her best chances to break maidens.
    Main Danger
    1 Snip   F: 0X42
      B(13) W(58.5)
    Very good run last start. The wide gate is a concern but may work in his favour as day goes on. Chance to beat top pick
    Next Best
    8 Out Of The Park   F: 227X5
      B(9) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
     ( T-  Tony Pike )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.60
    Very consistent. Went a good race last start when fresh up. Will be fitter for that. Comes from a good betting stable and been supported well since betting started
    Include in Multis
    9 Reliable Belle   F: 64X85
      B(10) W(56.5)
    Roger James likes this fllly made good ground last start. Don't be surprise if this filly spices up your trifectas in the last.
    Longer Odds
    13 Daisy Dukes   F:
      B(1) W(56.5)
    Went well enough in her last trial to go well on debut.

    Remarks

    Last of 10 races
    race-image
    Best bet of the day comes in the last

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 5 $ 27.40
    Place1 5 $ 7.00
    Place2 16 $ 3.90
    Place3 8 $ 1.60
    Quinella 5:16 $ 216.30
    Trifecta 5:16:8 $ 1988.30
    First4 - $ 0.00

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 7, 8, 9, 13
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%