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.
    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
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    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 Odds
    The '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
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    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 Pick
    The '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 Pick
    The '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%