M2: Rotorua – 20 March 2019

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M2: Rotorua – 20 March 2019

M2: Rotorua - 20th Mar, 2019

Start time:12:32 pm
Weather:Fine
Track:Dead5

Overview

Plenty of warm favourires lining up today. Opie Bosson is on a couple of them

Day's "Best"

R6 (3) Eleanor Rigby

Best "Each Way"

R5 (1) Holy Loch

Best "Roughie"

R2 (9) Flautino

Race 1 - BRUCE SCOTT MEMORIAL 2200
Time: 12:32 | Distance: 2200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 Master Painton   F: 60124
  B(5) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Looks standout. Checked mid-race when 4th Ellerslie last start.
Main Danger
2 Monarch Chimes   F: 20X35
  B(4) W(59)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Building up to jumps campaign in Aussie. 3 wins over fences, 5 on flat
Next Best
1 Tommyra   F: X7057
  B(1) W(60)
 ( J-  Darren Danis )
Another using this as prep for the jumps season
Include in Multis
Insufficient Runners
Longer Odds
4 Princess El Jay   F: 9X887
  B(3) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Won
Dividends : $14.40 $4.50
Not a bad strike rate. - 3 from 19. Been out of form for a while now

Remarks

Gear changes: Desert Storm: Tongue Tie off
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Stephen Autridge

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 14.40
Place1 4 $ 4.50
Place2 5 $ 3.60
Quinella 4:5 $ 41.60
Trifecta 4:5:2 $ 303.00
First4 4:5:2:3 $ 879.10

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 - BRIAN HENSHILWOOD MEMORIAL MAIDEN 1215
Time: 1:07 | Distance: 1215m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Master Park   F: 60X2
  B(1) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Jake Bayliss )
Won
Dividends : $1.70 $1.10
Just beaten in furious last start finish. Tongue tie worth retaining.
Main Danger
12 Call Me Evie   F: 37
  B(2) W(56)
 ( T-  Bill Pomare )
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
Home tracker. Looks quick, like mum.
Next Best
13 Henry Hudson   F:
  B(4) W(58)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Scr earlier race to avoid clash with stablemate. With top stable, two trials placings
Include in Multis
  B(3) W(56)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Aussie-bred. Te Akau expecting good dash on debut.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
9 Flautino   F:
  B(5) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
Going great guns trials for lightweight jock. Rogerson running with Elliot for debut.

Remarks

Te Akau on Shebringsmerubies: From a mare that won three times from 1200m – 1600m in Australia, she seems ready to run a good race from barrier three.
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Bayliss

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 1.70
Place1 1 $ 1.10
Place2 12 $ 2.20
Place3 2 $ 3.30
Quinella 1:12 $ 6.40
Trifecta 1:12:2 $ 93.40
First4 1:12:2:6 $ 309.80

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 9, 12, 13, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - COME ALONG 11TH MAY CUP DAY MAIDEN
Time: 1:42 | Distance: 1215m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Red Jakkal   F: 2X
  B(2) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Won
Dividends : $2.60 $1.30
2nd on debut here Sept. Te Akau kept in cotton wool since
Main Danger
7 Socialights   F: X320X
  B(1) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Placed
Dividend : $1.30
Placed behind some good ones as 3yo. - Marcellina, In A Twinkling. Best of Marsh trio
Next Best
14 Ginger King   F:
  B(3) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Kelso has him set up for smart debut. Beat richly promising Vee Cee in one trial.
Include in Multis
1 Up 'n' Gone   F: 6X832
  B(4) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Tegan Newman )
So close to pulling off wins last two appearances. Has found a big finish from somewhere
Longer Odds
  B(5) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
Marsh trains, classy breeding, won and placed trials. Caught my attention

Remarks

Te Akau on Red Jakkal: Given a quiet trial for third on 26 February at Avondale, he looks a good chance to resume on a bright note from barrier two in the $10,000 Maiden 3YO 1215 metres.
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 2.60
Place1 2 $ 1.30
Place2 14 $ 1.70
Place3 7 $ 1.30
Quinella 2:14 $ 5.70
Trifecta 2:14:7 $ 23.30
First4 2:14:7:8 $ 66.10
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 7, 8, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES MAIDEN
Time: 2:17 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
8 Hetty   F: 2X6
  B(4) W(57)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Will make mark over ground I'd say. Hampered at start first-up for new campaign. Finished well
Main Danger
6 Forrest Red   F: X9752
  B(9) W(57)
Raced well on East Coast. This is not much tougher, specially wth 4 claimer having the time of her life.
Next Best
7 Crescent   F: 427
  B(2) W(57)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Drops back to 1400m after failing over mile.
Include in Multis
1 English Rose   F: X046X
  B(7) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Won
Dividends : $6.50 $1.70
Te Akau still hopeful of a win from here. Nine starts, one cheque. It's a worry
Longer Odds
10 Nicole Ashley   F: 88
  B(3) W(57)
 ( J-  Jake Bayliss )
Saddle shifted last time she was here. Trials form indicates she has more ability than shown so far.

Remarks

Gear changes: After Five: Blinkers on
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Marsh

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 6.50
Place1 1 $ 1.70
Place2 7 $ 1.40
Place3 9 $ 6.10
Quinella 1:7 $ 9.80
Trifecta 1:7:9 $ 459.90
First4 1:7:9:2 $ 4410.90
Treble 1+/2+/1 $ 40.00
Quaddie 4/1+/2+/1 $ 804.80

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R4 (6) Forrest Red(7) Crescent (8) Hetty
R5 (1) Holy Loch(5) Visconti (7) Aladina
R6 (1) Shadows(2) Prodigal Son (3) Eleanor Rigby
R7 (3) Man Oh Man(7) Choulee
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 6, 7, 8, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - ISCL MAIDEN 1560
Time: 2:52 | Distance: 1560m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
1 Holy Loch   F: 34635
  B(4) W(58.5)
Won
Dividends : $4.60 $2.30
Luckless for most of current campaign. Placed in field much stronger than this 2 back
Main Danger
5 Visconti   F: 0X4
  B(3) W(58)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
Bosson in Baker colors with Cameron suspended. Had lot of trials but just 2 races. Labour of love I'd say
Next Best
7 Aladina   F: 42747
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
Tends to drift off pace. Small field aids chances.
Include in Multis
2 Nonchalant   F: 4
  B(1) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Jake Bayliss )
Had to shift ground home straight in search for clear passage last start. Costly in end. The mum raced well
Longer Odds
8 Soda   F: 08538
  B(2) W(56.5)
Little more than a pony. Is showing more steel

Remarks

Gear changes: Nonchalant: Nasal Strip on
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Satherley

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 4.60
Place1 1 $ 2.30
Place2 5 $ 2.00
Quinella 1:5 $ 6.30
Trifecta 1:5:8 $ 55.10
First4 1:5:8:7 $ 176.60
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 5, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - RYDGES HOTEL ROTORUA 1560
Time: 3:27 | Distance: 1560m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
3 Eleanor Rigby   F: 4X381
  B(3) W(57)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Burst home to win maiden. It was only a matter of time. Well bred
Main Danger
1 Shadows   F: 8X959
  B(8) W(59)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Looked to own star status early in career. Simply hasn't advanced as McKee would have wanted.
Next Best
2 Prodigal Son   F: 20X63
  B(6) W(57.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.30
Had good breather. Won and placed Rotorua few times.
Include in Multis
8 Craftyeva   F: 8098X
  B(4) W(54)
 ( T-  Cody Cole )
Won
Dividends : $9.70 $2.00
Baker gave up on her. New one specialises in rejuvenating careers
Longer Odds
6 La Achiever   F: 625X9
  B(1) W(56)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
Trialled here recently to ready for new prep. Always gone well this track without winning

Remarks

Gear changes: The Midnight Shift: Side Winkers off, Blinkers on
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 8 $ 9.70
Place1 8 $ 2.00
Place2 6 $ 2.20
Place3 2 $ 1.30
Quinella 6:8 $ 31.40
Trifecta 8:6:2 $ 324.00
First4 8:6:2:1 $ 1035.00
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

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 7 - WAITOMO FUELS MAIDEN 1400
Time: 4:02 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
7 Choulee   F: 7X232
  B(5) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Placed
Dividend : $1.20
Graduates from maidens today surely. Flown ahead for new trainer
Main Danger
3 Man Oh Man   F:
  B(1) W(58)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Finally come good at trials for Te Akau. Te Akau: Bred to develop into a staying type, he possesses the athleticism to utilize barrier one and rate an each way chance.
Next Best
2 Atom Ant   F: 2L
  B(2) W(58)
 ( J-  Tegan Newman )
Suffered minor wound after being brought down month back.
Include in Multis
10 Come Dance With Me   F: 56766
  B(7) W(56.5)
Sam Collett sticking with her after being denied clear running room last 2.
Longer Odds
4 Wild Like   F: 86
  B(3) W(58)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Placed
Dividend : $4.00
Tame start to career. Chance to make up for lost time here

Remarks

Gear changes: Ocean Billy: Side Winkers on
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Spratt

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 87.50
Place1 1 $ 10.10
Place2 4 $ 4.00
Place3 7 $ 1.20
Place6 1+,2,12/2+,7,14/1,7,9/1,5/2,6,8/1,4,7+ $ 31.40
Quinella 1:4 $ 334.70
Trifecta 1:4:7 $ 4226.30
First4 1:4:7:5 $ 8503.70
Treble 1/8/1 $ 3865.00
Quaddie 1/1/8/1 $ 11235.70

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 4, 7, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%