M2 Rotorua – 19th October 2019

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M2 Rotorua – 19th October 2019

M2: Rotorua - 19th Oct, 2019

Start time:12:23 pm
Weather:Showery
Track:Heavy10

Overview

Stakes racing action coming out of Rotorua. Track will be wet but it shouldn't take away from the quality of racing

Day's "Best"

R4 (2) Inscription

Best "Each Way"

R5 (9) Obsessive

Best "Roughie"

R2 (3) Lake Superior

Race 1 - LOWE SCHOLLUM JONES 3YO
Time: 12:23 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Equinox   F: 517X2
  B(6) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Won
Dividends : $1.60 $1.30
Good second placing behind a nice type last start. Looks likely to score another win shortly and this is a great chance. Short odds on offer.
Main Danger
7 Tears Of Jupiter   F: 94X4
  B(3) W(54)
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Made good ground last start and although taking on past winners, it will win one soon. Nicely weighted to score.
Next Best
3 Green Hero   F: 1
  B(1) W(57.5)
Did what it needed to do on debut. That win should hold it in good stead for this and the inside draw will give it a good run throughout.
Include in Multis
Insufficient Runners
Longer Odds
2 Caithness Kid   F: 74X17
  B(4) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
Has shown enough to date to suggest it could cause an upset.

Remarks

A few very nice types in this
race-image
Equinox is a nice sort

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 1.60
Place1 1 $ 1.30
Place2 7 $ 1.80
Quinella 1:7 $ 2.80
Trifecta 1:7:2 $ 19.40
First4 1:7:2:5 $ 102.60
Trifecta - Selected!

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 - CHRIS FAULKNER DRAINAGE 1950
Time: 12:58 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
5 Estefania   F: 41506
  B(1) W(58)
 ( J-  Jordan Bassett )
There has been good betting support throughout the week so that's a good sign. Drops in weight and every little bit helps.
Main Danger
9 Pearlescence   F: 6X371
  B(5) W(57.5)
Won
Dividends : $2.20 $1.50
Looking to go back-to-back after scoring well last time out. Looks well placed to score and it should be right around the mark.
Next Best
7 Carnaby   F: 60X17
  B(2) W(58)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Placed
Dividend : $2.70
Kevin Myers runner that won well on return but didn't fire second up. Chance here though in small field
Include in Multis
1 Gabriel   F: 310X0
  B(4) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Rebecca Scott )
Expect a better effort following a poor fresh run. Chance at each-way odds.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
3 Lake Superior   F: X3761
  B(7) W(58.5)
Last-start winner which is paying nice odds.

Remarks

Plenty of each-way types in this
race-image
Estefania could run a race

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 2.20
Place1 9 $ 1.50
Place2 7 $ 2.70
Quinella 7:9 $ 6.80
Trifecta 9:7:3 $ 53.40
First4 9:7:3:5 $ 174.00
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 5, 7, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES RACE
Time: 1:33 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
5 She's A Smash Hit   F: 231
  B(4) W(59)
 ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
Could have a nice future after scoring well last time out. Gets 3kg off the back and it should enjoy conditions at Rotorua.
Main Danger
10 Greyvee   F: 9X216
  B(5) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  K & G Opie )
Ran to the line nicely enough last start to warrant attention. In-form rider aboard and that could make the difference.
Next Best
7 Lady Lira   F: X42X6
  B(3) W(58.5)
Has looked good throughout its career. Nice second placing two back and anything close sees it going well here.
Include in Multis
3 Cin Cin   F: 3324X
  B(9) W(59)
 ( J-  Darren Danis )
Placed
Dividend : $2.80
Taken on some good fields throughout its career. Has performed well enough to win at this level. Gets some weight off which is ideal.
Longer Odds
6 Tutta La Classe   F: 08618
  B(7) W(59)
 ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
 ( T-  Iain Marks )
Won
Dividends : $12.30 $3.50
Inconsistent but good enough to win.

Remarks

Plenty of each-way types in this
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She's A Smash Hit could go back-to-back

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 12.30
Place1 6 $ 3.50
Place2 4 $ 2.90
Place3 3 $ 2.80
Quinella 4:6 $ 72.90
Trifecta 6:4:3 $ 841.40
First4 6:4:3:10 $ 5646.40

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 5, 6, 7, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - TW MOORE 1400
Time: 2:08 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
2 Inscription   F: 4111X
  B(2) W(58.5)
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
Ended its last campaign with three consecutive wins and looked good in the process. 2kg comes off and it could resume a winner.
Main Danger
9 Torre Del Greco   F: 13428
  B(4) W(54)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Won
Dividends : $4.20 $2.30
Enjoys the conditions and this is a good chance to score an overdue win. Drawn well, 54kg on the back and every chance to win.
Next Best
5 Secret Squirrel   F: 21324
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Never runs a bad race and it fought gamely after going out too hard last start. Myers rides and there's no reason why it shouldn't go close.
Include in Multis
4 Neeson   F: 9612X
  B(3) W(57)
Took on some good fields last campaign and raced well. Hit top gear at the end of the season and it could go close in this.
Longer Odds
6 Lilly Thunder   F: 12X46
  B(1) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
 ( T-  Patsy Riley )
Needed both runs back so consider here.

Remarks

Looks a very competitive small field
race-image
Inscription has stacks of ability

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 4.20
Place1 9 $ 2.30
Place2 2 $ 2.20
Quinella 2:9 $ 9.50
Trifecta 9:2:5 $ 40.70
First4 9:2:5:7 $ 125.10
Double 6/9 $ 40.20
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 5, 6, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - STAPHANOS CLASSIC HANDICAP
Time: 2:42 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
9 Obsessive   F: 31138
  B(2) W(53)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Hasn't had the best of luck lately but it can turn that form around. Drawn well, weighted well and more than capable of winning this.
Main Danger
6 Cossack Warrior   F: 112X1
  B(12) W(54)
Impressive winner fresh up and it could continue with that form. Drawing wide shouldn't hurt its chances and there is good money on.
Next Best
4 Charlie Horse   F: 12113
  B(11) W(54.5)
 ( J-  Leah Hemi )
Placed
Dividend : $2.30
In grand form with three wins and two placings from its last five. Going well and it pays to stick with them.
Include in Multis
3 My Gift   F: 54821
  B(13) W(55)
 ( J-  Shaun McKay )
 ( T-  John Mason )
Lifted nicely to score last start and it has plenty of upside. Enjoys conditions and it should go very close here.
Longer Odds
7 Strolling Vagabond   F: 23252
  B(1) W(53)
Placed
Dividend : $3.00
Consistent and should be included at the odds.

Remarks

Punters are getting sweet odds here
race-image
Obsessive is the value runner

Results

Race Dividends
Win 11 $ 43.50
Place1 11 $ 9.30
Place2 4 $ 2.30
Place3 7 $ 3.00
Quinella 4:11 $ 172.00
Trifecta 11:4:7 $ 2740.90
First4 11:4:7:2 $ 6334.80

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R5 (3) My Gift(4) Charlie Horse (6) Cossack Warrior (9) Obsessive
R6 (1) Justacanta(2) Ritani (4) Mr Universe (7) Wisdom Patch
R7 (2) Dawn Patrol(3) Princess Kereru (6) Malambo
R8 (2) New York Jazz(6) Parisian (7) Pullyoursocksup
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 4, 6, 7, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - CLASSIC BUILDERS 1215
Time: 3:15 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Justacanta   F: 22231
  B(1) W(61.5)
 ( J-  Erin Leighton )
Showed consistent form before breaking through last time out. Drawn the rails and gets 3kg off its back. Good chance with a nice ride.
Main Danger
4 Mr Universe   F: 218X3
  B(5) W(59)
Placed
Dividend : $2.30
Owns more ability than most in this field. Has had one run to prepare this campaign and its form stacks up nicely. Goes close.
Next Best
7 Wisdom Patch   F: 32145
  B(3) W(58)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Hasn't been far away all season, which includes a win three starts back. Talented at best and it gets all favours here.
Include in Multis
2 Ritani   F: 2186X
  B(6) W(60.5)
Fresh up after taking on some good company when last in work. Good enough to win this race at each-way odds.
Longer Odds
5 Ottavio   F: 23206
  B(11) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Joshua Kam )
Chance in these conditions.

Remarks

Another field with good odds on offer
race-image
Stick with Justacanta

Results

Race Dividends
Win 14 $ 50.40
Place1 14 $ 9.50
Place2 4 $ 2.30
Place3 10 $ 6.50
Quinella 4:14 $ 230.90
Trifecta 14:4:10 $ 7208.60
First4 14:4:10:2 $ 40499.50
Double 11/14 $ 2512.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 5, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - SWEYNESSE STAKES
Time: 3:50 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
6 Malambo   F: 43162
  B(9) W(57)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
Owns good barrier speed and that should be used here. In good form after going close last start so it goes on top.
Main Danger
3 Princess Kereru   F: 7121X
  B(6) W(57)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
 ( T-  K & B Kelso )
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Ended last season in fine form with two wins and a placing. If it shows that same form here, they might not get past it.
Next Best
2 Dawn Patrol   F: 8X217
  B(4) W(58.5)
Won
Dividends : $4.10 $1.70
Has performed well against some nice types. Got the job done nicely two back and its best form would be good enough to win.
Include in Multis
1 Midnight Runner   F: 511X2
  B(8) W(59)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
Beaten but certainly not disgraced last time out. Handy form last time in work and that bodes well for this.
Longer Odds
4 Santa Monica   F: X9749
  B(3) W(57)
Group 1 winner so respect that.

Remarks

Good field for the feature race
race-image
Malambo should run well

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 4.10
Place1 2 $ 1.70
Place2 3 $ 1.70
Place3 1 $ 2.00
Quinella 2:3 $ 8.30
Trifecta 2:3:1 $ 50.60
First4 2:3:1:7 $ 911.30
Trifecta - Selected!

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 8 - LANCE LAWSON 1400
Time: 4:25 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
6 Parisian   F: 2271
  B(6) W(59)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
Built nicely towards the win last time out and it could go back-to-back. Nice type in the making so it could pay to stick with it.
Main Danger
7 Pullyoursocksup   F: 390X6
  B(13) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Did enough fresh up to suggest it could win very shortly. Has been around some nice types and it's worth including.
Next Best
2 New York Jazz   F: 43123
  B(11) W(60)
 ( J-  Rebecca Scott )
Always around the mark and it handles conditions. Drawn wide but gets 3kg off its back and should run well here.
Include in Multis
1 Gobuyit   F: 59242
  B(1) W(60)
 ( J-  Holly Andrew )
Chance after showing good form this season. Has been nicely backed to win.
Longer Odds
11 Ocean Billy   F: 6167X
  B(9) W(58)
 ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
 ( T-  Bill Pomare )
Could run a nice fresh up race.

Remarks

Impressive field to close the card
race-image
Parisian could run well again

Results

Race Dividends
Win 12 $ 11.20
Place1 12 $ 3.50
Place2 6 $ 2.00
Place3 5 $ 2.20
Quinella 6:12 $ 38.70
Trifecta 12:6:5 $ 553.60
First4 12:6:5:9 $ 4484.80
Double 2/12 $ 48.60

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 6, 7, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%