M2 Ruakaka – 14th September 2019

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M2 Ruakaka – 14th September 2019

M2: Ruakaka - 14th Sep, 2019

Start time:12:52 pm
Weather:Showery
Track:Dead4

Overview

Good types spread throughout the eight-race card

Day's "Best"

R5 (9) Amazing Az

Best "Each Way"

R6 (11) Supreme Heights

Best "Roughie"

R3 (1) Consensus

Race 1 - ALMANZOR AT CAMBRIDGE STUD 3YO MAIDEN
Time: 12:52 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Holy Mongolemperor   F: 528X2
  B(2) W(57.5)
Big run for second last start and it should go well here. Might be a touch overrated but should have this field covered.
Main Danger
7 Karalino   F: 54
  B(6) W(55.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Has run two solid races to date. Gets in nicely on the weights and it only has improvement to come.
Next Best
2 Sherwood Forest   F: 467X
  B(5) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Troy Harris )
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Won
Dividends : $5.30 $1.30
Didn't show much when last in work, but it has been well backed. Should enjoy the conditions and improvement is expected now.
Include in Multis
Insufficient Runners
Longer Odds
3 Ronaldo's Dream   F: 5
  B(8) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Solid on debut and it could offer some value at odds.

Remarks

Favourite dominates the market
race-image
Holy Mongolemperor looks the goods

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 5.30
Place1 2 $ 1.30
Place2 4 $ 4.50
Place3 7 $ 1.50
Quinella 2:4 $ 80.80
Trifecta 2:4:7 $ 502.20
First4 2:4:7:3 $ 3771.60

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 - TEE CAFE FUNCTIONS AT RUAKAKA RACE COURSE
Time: 1:27 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 Red Dynamo   F: 90102
  B(7) W(58.5)
Not the most consistent but it has winning claims here. Good win three back and returned to form with a placing last start. Value play.
Main Danger
6 Badea   F: X9321
  B(3) W(56)
 ( J-  Masa Hashizume )
Placed
Dividend : $1.00
Got into winning form last start and it could hold it. Valuable 3kg comes off its back and it has been well backed accordingly.
Next Best
1 Steven James   F: 2726X
  B(2) W(59)
 ( T-  John Morell )
Resumes here and it should be in for a good campaign. Drawn to get a nice run and each-way odds are on offer. Shouldn't be far away.
Include in Multis
7 Lady Sequoyah   F: 20900
  B(6) W(54)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Placed
Dividend : $2.40
Needs to turn some poor form around, but gets its chance here. Likes this track and carries a light weight.
Longer Odds
4 De Koning   F: 519X0
  B(8) W(57.5)
Won
Dividends : $17.00 $4.70
Can show good speed on its day. Worth including at the price.

Remarks

Looks an even contest
race-image
Red Dynamo could add value

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 17.00
Place1 4 $ 4.70
Place2 6 $ 1.00
Place3 7 $ 2.40
Quinella 4:6 $ 22.10
Trifecta 4:6:7 $ 557.70
First4 4:6:7:3 $ 1982.80
Double 2/4 $ 101.60
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 4, 6, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - PATRON'S TROPHY
Time: 2:01 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
5 Hanger   F: 23012
  B(7) W(54)
 ( J-  Leith Innes )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Can be expensive to follow but the ability is there. Did the job nicely two back and wasn't far away last start. Weighted to perfection.
Main Danger
2 Santa Monica   F: 53X97
  B(2) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Group 1-winning form should always be respected. Needs to start showing that now but it should relish the small field.
Next Best
7 Rikki Tikki Tavi   F: 23029
  B(4) W(54)
Local runner which saves its best for this circuit. Needs a confidence boost but that could come here with the light weight.
Include in Multis
6 Remington   F: 1X53X
  B(6) W(54)
 ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
Gets in with only 51kg on the back. Has shown ability and with the right run, it could finish over the top of them.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
1 Consensus   F: 104X0
  B(5) W(61)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Far too good to leave out. Odds appeal.

Remarks

Some smart types lining up in this
race-image
Hanger has class

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 8.40
Place1 4 $ 3.30
Place2 5 $ 1.90
Quinella 4:5 $ 13.70
Trifecta 4:5:7 $ 109.00
First4 4:5:7:2 $ 326.40

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 5, 6, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - HIREPOOL
Time: 2:40 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Super Gee   F: X2304
  B(8) W(59.5)
Indicated that a winning run wouldn't be far away when running fourth last start. Has been well-backed to win which bodes well.
Main Danger
10 Uabasso   F: X0082
  B(6) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
 ( T-  Cydne Evans )
Placed
Dividend : $2.70
Talented at best and it comes into this having finished off nicely for second last start. No surprises to see it going one better.
Next Best
5 Effervescent   F: 70043
  B(3) W(57)
 ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
Doesn't win all that often but has indicated a return to form is eminent. Gets a claimer on its back and that should help.
Include in Multis
2 Bak Da Master   F: 24226
  B(1) W(59)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Has been a money muncher for punters but it will score an overdue win sooner or later. Worth including at the odds.
Longer Odds
6 Bugs Moran   F: X0803
  B(5) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Placed
Dividend : $3.30
Chance given that nice placing last time out.

Remarks

Good field with many nice each-way chances
race-image
Super Gee could run well

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 7.90
Place1 9 $ 2.30
Place2 10 $ 2.70
Place3 6 $ 3.30
Quinella 9:10 $ 29.60
Trifecta 9:10:6 $ 649.50
First4 9:10:6:8 $ 3901.50
Double 4/9 $ 49.30
Treble 4/4/9 $ 1466.50
Quaddie 2/4/4/9 $ 6166.60

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 5, 6, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - NORTHERN DISTRICTS SECURITY RUAKAKA CUP
Time: 3:15 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
9 Amazing Az   F: 0X324
  B(3) W(54)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Dangerous type right down in the weights at 54kg. Could settle closer and be tough to beat. Drawn well.
Main Danger
1 Zacada   F: 013X9
  B(2) W(60.5)
Owns the class edge in this field and by some margin. Expecting improvement now and this distance looks ideal. Chance.
Next Best
2 Kaharau   F: 05401
  B(4) W(56.5)
Won
Dividends : $5.70 $1.90
Stays all day and it comes into this having scored well last start. Gets some weight off its back and it's worth including at the odds.
Include in Multis
6 Suliman   F: 74612
  B(7) W(54)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Carrying 54kg is ideal and it has been around the mark this year. Has a recent win and should be tough to beat here.
Longer Odds
8 Francis Drake   F: 75463
  B(5) W(54)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Could run a cheeky race at odds.

Remarks

Plenty of quality types in this
race-image
Amazing Az is a good bet

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 5.70
Place1 2 $ 1.90
Place2 5 $ 3.50
Place3 7 $ 2.60
Quinella 2:5 $ 57.50
Trifecta 2:5:7 $ 524.50
First4 2:5:7:8 $ 4863.40

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R5 (1) Zacada(2) Kaharau (9) Amazing Az
R6 (4) Light Shadow(7) Pop Star Princess (11) Supreme Heights
R7 (2) Catalyst
R8 (2) Duck Road(5) One Kotukustreet (7) Scottish Star (8) Choctoc
Quaddies % to a $20 stake: 55

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 6, 8, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - WHANGAREI LOVE IT HERE
Time: 3:50 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
11 Supreme Heights   F: 51121
  B(7) W(54)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Professional winner which has rattled off three wins from its last four starts. 54kg on the back and that makes it tough to beat.
Main Danger
7 Pop Star Princess   F: 6229X
  B(5) W(56)
Likely to fire in a fresh state and it has been very well backed for this. Good signs and it should prove tough to hold out.
Next Best
4 Light Shadow   F: 43411
  B(6) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
Searching for its third consecutive win. Runs at each-way odds here and it could provide punters with plenty of value once again.
Include in Multis
5 Starrybeel   F: 5003X
  B(3) W(57.5)
Didn't quite fire up last season but showed plenty of ability at times. Backed as if it should fire here. Chance on that.
Longer Odds
6 Orakei Overlord   F: 338X7
  B(10) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Won
Dividends : $15.60 $4.00
Could show improvement with more fitness.

Remarks

One of the better fields of the day
race-image
Supreme Heights could win again

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 15.60
Place1 6 $ 4.00
Place2 11 $ 1.80
Place3 9 $ 3.30
Quinella 6:11 $ 34.00
Trifecta 6:11:9 $ 646.50
First4 6:11:9:10 $ 5596.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
4, 5, 6, 7, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - CAMBRIDGE STUD NORTHLAND BREEDERS STAKES
Time: 4:25 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Catalyst   F: 71X1
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Troy Harris )
Won
Dividends : $1.40 $1.20
Ultra impressive win at Hastings and it looks a nice type in the making. Only bad luck stops it from winning here.
Main Danger
1 Aotea Lad   F: 2227X
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Has faced some tough fields throughout its career. Could come back a more mature horse and it has upset material. Each-way odds on offer.
Next Best
3 Exuberant   F: 139X3
  B(4) W(56.5)
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
Has class and will win some good races throughout its career. Good third placing fresh up and it should be around the mark.
Include in Multis
7 Bella Mente   F: 3143X
  B(2) W(54.5)
Gets a good run from the draw and it could offer punters with some value. Barrier two is ideal.
Longer Odds
8 Tumbleweed   F: 65X21
  B(9) W(54.5)
 ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
Last start winner which has upside.

Remarks

Catalyst holds all the money
race-image
Catalyst has ability

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 1.40
Place1 2 $ 1.20
Place2 3 $ 2.50
Place3 4 $ 2.40
Quinella 2:3 $ 7.20
Trifecta 2:3:4 $ 42.10
First4 2:3:4:1 $ 107.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - RUAKAKA CHRISTMAS AT THE RACES - 17 DEC
Time: 5:00 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
7 Scottish Star   F: 13X
  B(7) W(57)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Nice win on debut and it ran well second up. Should get a good run here and having Opie Bosson ride is a positive. Good chance.
Main Danger
8 Choctoc   F: 5X16X
  B(4) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Leith Innes )
 ( T-  Lance Noble )
Placed
Dividend : $2.30
Impressive winner when fresh up last campaign. Has plenty of upside and it should be right around the mark. Big chance.
Next Best
5 One Kotukustreet   F: 69X25
  B(9) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Masa Hashizume )
Won
Dividends : $4.90 $1.90
Gets 3kg off its back and that's going to help. Owns potential and won't take long to win another race. Could come here.
Include in Multis
2 Duck Road   F: 0213X
  B(2) W(59)
 ( J-  Troy Harris )
Showed good ability last preparation and could resume in fine style. Drawn ideally in barrier two and it has upside.
Longer Odds
6 Benaud   F: 88303
  B(5) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Sticking with it after a solid placing last start.

Remarks

Plenty of value throughout this field
race-image
Scottish Star could go well

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 4.90
Place1 5 $ 1.90
Place2 7 $ 1.90
Place3 8 $ 2.30
Quinella 5:7 $ 12.50
Trifecta 5:7:8 $ 145.80
First4 5:7:8:11 $ 439.20
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 5, 6, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%