M2: RUAKAKA – 03 OCTOBER 2018

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M2: RUAKAKA – 03 OCTOBER 2018

M02: Ruakaka Races - 3rd Oct, 2018

Start time:12:57 pm
Weather:FINE
Track:GOOD3

Overview

Another raceday at Ruakaka, another string of winners for Team Gibbs. Some things never change in racing

Day's "Best"

R2 (2) Redcayenne

Best "Each Way"

R7 (5) O'Guy

Best "Roughie"

R6 (5) Life Jacket

Race 1 - BURGUNDY @ CAMBRIDGE STUD 2YO SW+P
Time: 12:57 | Distance: 900m | Prize $10000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Pink with white star, pink sleeves with white stars, pink cap with white stars
1 Sai Fah   F: 1
  B(5) W(57.5)
Looked beaten debut, came back well to win. Very professional
Main Danger
Tangerine, royal blue stars & striped sleeves, tangerine cap
3 Boutonniere   F:
  B(4) W(56)
Just like old times. Cameron riding for Te Akau. Just beaten only trial. Well related
Next Best
Light blue, red & yellow striped sleeves, yellow cap
2 Tappy's One   F: 4
  B(1) W(56)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Placed
Dividend : $2.80
Green on debut. Looks to have enough untapped potential
Include in Multis
Light green, navy blue sleeves & pink cap
5 Yannick   F:
  B(2) W(56)
 ( J-  Jake Bayliss )
Andrew Campbell bringing out the babies. This Burgundy filly has looked Ok trials
Longer Odds
Maroon, rose spots & armbands, maroon cap with rose spots
6 Diva Express   F:
  B(3) W(54)
Kenny Rae filly. 2nd trials, the winner was disappointing on debut

Remarks

Stipe Comment: TAPPY ONE - Crowded and checked near the 700 metres. Lay out under pressure in the final straight.
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Marsh

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 7.10
Place1 7 $ 3.00
Place2 2 $ 2.80
Quinella 2,7 $ 21.20
Trifecta 7:2:3 $ 152.40
First4 7:2:3:1 $ 270.10

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 5, 6
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - LION RED CLUBS PUNTERS CHALLENGE MAIDEN .
Time: 1:32 | Distance: 2100m | Prize $10000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
Navy blue, french grey & navy blue striped sleeves, black cap
2 Redcayenne   F: 20X24
  B(3) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
Placed
Dividend : $1.20
Gets made to order trip today. Game over.
Main Danger
Navy blue & turquoise chequers, white sleeves, navy blue armbands, white cap
6 Tavirose   F: 96298
  B(4) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Second here when racing out of maidens. No chance of catching the amazing Amazing Az.
Next Best
Dark blue, gold striped sleeves & cap
1 Hunua Hank   F: 42422
  B(7) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Firmer track worries me
Include in Multis
White, red spot, emerald green sleeves, red cap
4 Sunontherun   F: 876
  B(5) W(58.5)
Marsh battler. Not helped by some average rides.
Longer Odds
Black & French grey hoops (body & sleeves) black cap
7 Slice 'N Dice   F: 70479
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Placed
Dividend : $3.00
How much longer will Gibbs give this long odds loser. Not long if doesn't make some improvement in a field as weak as this

Remarks

Gear changes: Man Power: Blinkers off
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Tony Pike's color

Results

Race Dividends
Win 8 $ 19.60
Place1 8 $ 3.50
Place2 2 $ 1.20
Place3 7 $ 3.00
Quinella 2,8 $ 18.00
Trifecta 8:2:7 $ 412.60
First4 8:2:7:9 $ 5502.90
Double 7/8 $ 74.20
DBL conc 7/2 $ 5.80

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 6, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - WHANGAREI RACING CLUB MEMBERSHIP MAIDEN 3YO
Time: 2:07 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $10000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Navy blue & turquoise chequers, white sleeves, navy blue armbands, white cap
1 Quizmaster   F: 36
  B(6) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Won
Dividends : $4.10 $1.60
Good debut, wide run second up knocked stuffing out of him. Dropping back in distance
Main Danger
Dark blue, gold striped sleeves & cap
  B(10) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
Tiley first starter who has done little wrong at trials
Next Best
White, stylized logo on royal blue & emerald green background, striped sleeves & quartered cap
10 Ignored   F: 6X
  B(3) W(55.5)
Half to multiple listed and group placegetter Sharp Princess. Recent addition to Baker stable.
Include in Multis
White, red spot, emerald green sleeves, red cap
5 William Scott   F:
  B(8) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
2nd to super Bolt From The Blue trials, Challenged by the draw
Longer Odds
Royal blue, gold single stripe (b&f), royal blue sleeves, royal blue & gold quartered cap
11 Amazing Belle   F:
  B(7) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Jake Bayliss )
Dam was talented 3yo. Placed all 3 trials.

Remarks

Gear changes: Quizmaster: Blinkers on
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Danielle Johnson

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 4.10
Place1 1 $ 1.60
Place2 9 $ 2.00
Place3 12 $ 4.00
Quinella 1,9 $ 8.50
Trifecta 1:9:12 $ 228.60
First4 1:9:12:5 $ 1440.70

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 5, 9, 10, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - LION RED MAIDEN 1200 3YO
Time: 2:42 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $10000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Tangerine, white stars (b&f), striped sleeves & tangerine cap
8 Jip Jip Rock   F:
  B(8) W(55.5)
Debut been long-waited. Won 2 trials under tight grip. $170,000 purchase.
Main Danger
Emerald green, black epaulettes, emerald green sleeves and red cap
2 The Reflex   F:
  B(1) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Trials form very impressive. The heats have proven to be very strong
Next Best
Lime green, black seams (body & sleeves) & lime green cap with black seams
7 Magic Condor   F: 38X
  B(6) W(55.5)
Won
Dividends : $5.20 $1.80
Raced in Matamata Breeders as 2yo. Too immature for that tall task. Six months on.......
Include in Multis
Navy blue & turquoise chequers, white sleeves, navy blue armbands, white cap
9 Mumms Jewel   F:
  B(9) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Easy frontrunning win trials. Lammas put his hand up for raceday ride
Longer Odds
Dark green & gold diagonal stripes, striped sleeves & quartered cap
10 Tiger Silk   F:
  B(5) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
All American filly with Collett. First trialled year back. Got up to win latest

Remarks

A trip into the unknown here. Go on trials form
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Colgan

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 5.20
Place1 7 $ 1.80
Place2 11 $ 4.00
Place3 10 $ 2.20
Quinella 7,11 $ 44.90
Trifecta 7:11:10 $ 473.90
First4 7:11:10:9 $ 2143.20
Double 1/7 $ 17.00
DBL conc 1/11 $ 20.90
Treble 8/1/7 $ 1339.40
Quaddie 7/8/1/7 $ 3934.10

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 7, 8, 9, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - ADAMS TRIMMER INSURANCE MAIDEN .
Time: 3:17 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $10000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Royal blue, white crossed sashes & arm band, royal blue cap with white pom pom
12 Below Zero   F: 434X2
  B(5) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
Won
Dividends : $4.60 $1.70
Oh so close with trackwork rider in saddle last start. Vinny booked today
Main Danger
Black, bronze prince of wales feathers (b&f) & quartered cap
2 Charlie Runkle   F: 34
  B(11) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Very gritty both runs so far. Was placed behind Wanganui Guineas winner at trials
Next Best
White, red spot, emerald green sleeves, red cap
  B(2) W(58.5)
Boy he's red hot for unraced maiden. Was second to subsequent raceday winner back in June.
Include in Multis
Navy blue & turquoise chequers, white sleeves, navy blue armbands, white cap
13 Mi Sky   F: 7X720
  B(10) W(56.5)
Placed
Dividend : $2.80
Placed here two back. Bad draw wrecked hopes last start
Longer Odds
Black & white quarters, white sleeves, black armbands & scarlet cap
3 Maduro   F: 2546X
  B(4) W(58.5)
Placed
Dividend : $2.10
Showed plenty of go forward last prep. Claimer won trial on him.

Remarks

Gear changes: Maduro (AUS): Blinkers off
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 12 $ 4.60
Place1 12 $ 1.70
Place2 3 $ 2.10
Place3 13 $ 2.80
Quinella 3,12 $ 11.80
Trifecta 12:3:13 $ 145.30
First4 12:3:13:7 $ 560.30
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R5 (2) Charlie Runkle(3) Maduro (7) Chief Sequoyah (12) Below Zero
R6 (7) Mamba(8) Philosophical (13) Casual Winks
R7 (5) O'Guy(7) Toy Kingdom (9) Rocette Lady
R8 (3) Marcellina(12) Socialights (13) Chapeau
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 7, 12, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - LION RED MAIDEN 1600 .
Time: 3:52 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $10000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Royal blue & white hoops, grey sleeves, royal blue & white quartered cap
8 Philosophical   F: 63X03
  B(9) W(56.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Only 3l off outstanding Amazing Az second-up this prep. Mile looks best for this lightly raced 6yo.
Main Danger
Lime green & hot pink diagonal stripes (body & sleeves), lime green cap
7 Mamba   F: 4533X
  B(4) W(56.5)
Kept on progressing for Baker first prep. Baker scr stablemate.
Next Best
Red, red & black chequered sash, red sleeves with black chevron, red & black quartered cap
3 Qiji Dan   F: 944
  B(7) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Local maiden who lacks some razzle dazzle. Worthy include, though
Include in Multis
Red & white hoops (body & sleeves), quartered cap
13 Casual Winks   F: 02
  B(10) W(54)
Won
Dividends : $3.00 $1.50
Placed at huge money last start. Loved the 1400m, now being tried over mile.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
Chocolate, emerald green sash, gold armbands & cap
5 Life Jacket   F: 50540
  B(2) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
Poor last start, more like it prior run. A gamble alright but could spice up exotics

Remarks

Gear changes: Life Jacket: Blinkers off Tasman Warrior: Blinkers on

Results

Race Dividends
Win 13 $ 3.00
Place1 13 $ 1.50
Place2 8 $ 1.90
Place3 3 $ 1.90
Quinella 8,13 $ 8.70
Trifecta 13:8:3 $ 71.40
First4 13:8:3:2 $ 561.40
Double 12/13 $ 9.60
DBL conc 12/8 $ 6.00
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 5, 7, 8, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - INTERISLANDER SUMMER FESTIVAL RUAKAKA JAN 5 HCP RATING 72
Time: 4:29 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $11000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
Light blue, red & yellow striped sleeves, yellow cap
5 O'Guy   F: 74210
  B(5) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Hot and cold galloper who was very hot winning here two back. Track to suit
Main Danger
Navy blue & turquoise chequers, white sleeves, navy blue armbands, white cap
7 Toy Kingdom   F: 212X1
  B(2) W(56)
 ( J-  Jake Bayliss )
Hugely talented Gibbs runner. Only having second run at home, the first went very well
Next Best
Navy blue & turquoise chequers, white sleeves, navy blue armbands, white cap
9 Rocette Lady   F: 12064
  B(1) W(55.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Won two home course. Price falls on back of stablemate's scratching
Include in Multis
Buttercup,emerald green band & sleeves,white armbands, buttercup & emerald green qtd cap
6 Terrifique   F: 90X7X
  B(4) W(56.5)
Won
Dividends : $7.20 $1.80
Roger James sacked, now with Gibbs. Let's see how this enigmatic galloper goes there
Longer Odds
Dark green & gold diagonal stripes, striped sleeves & quartered cap
1 Swissta   F: 128X7
  B(3) W(60.5)
Nice horse building up for summer racing. Wait till he hits a mile

Remarks

Gear changes: Terrifique: Blinkers off Toy Kingdom (AUS): Barrier Blanket on
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Spratt

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 7.20
Place1 6 $ 1.80
Place2 8 $ 3.60
Place3 9 $ 1.60
Quinella 6,8 $ 46.60
Trifecta 6:8:9 $ 276.90
First4 6:8:9:7 $ 898.50

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 5, 6, 7, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - CHRISTMAS AT THE RACES RUAKAKA DEC 18 MAIDEN .
Time: 5:04 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $10000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
White, red spot, emerald green sleeves, red cap
12 Socialights   F: 74X3
  B(4) W(54)
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Dead stiff not to have won fresh-up. Been taken along quietly by Marsh
Main Danger
White, red diamond with stylised logo, black sleeves, red cap
13 Chapeau   F: 7X55
  B(8) W(54)
Will go close to rounding off another big day out at home for Team Gibbs/Never saw daylight here last start.
Next Best
Apple green, dark blue sash, dark blue & yellow striped sleeves & cap
3 Marcellina   F: 5360X
  B(2) W(56.5)
Won
Dividends : $3.00 $1.50
3 placings from 9 starts. Not stunning form for a Baker maden. Was impressive maiden winner.
Include in Multis
Navy blue & turquoise chequers, white sleeves, navy blue armbands, white cap
1 In Vino Veritas   F: 2X
  B(10) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Unlucky 2nd on debut last Jan.
Longer Odds
Pink, black hooped sleeves & sash, pink & black quartered cap
7 Etch   F: 65
  B(6) W(56)
 ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
More ground needed but is making headway. Blinkers added

Remarks

Stipe Comment: CHAPEAU - Steadied losing ground at start, steadied when hampered 800m, held up 350m having to steady and shift outwards across heels before continuing to have difficulty obtaining clear running until passing 100m
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Gibbs: Chapeau

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 3.00
Place1 3 $ 1.50
Place2 12 $ 1.40
Place3 8 $ 3.60
Place6 1,9,12/7,10,11/3,12,13/3,8,13/ $ 142.20
Pick6 1/7/12/13/6/3 $ 22727.20
Quinella 3,12 $ 5.60
Trifecta 3:12:8 $ 86.80
First4 3:12:8:13 $ 298.70
Double 6/3 $ 21.50
DBL conc 6/12 $ 12.50
Treble 13/6/3 $ 129.70
Quaddie 12/13/6/3 $ 620.50

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 7, 12, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%