M2 Tauranga – 21st March 2020

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M2 Tauranga – 21st March 2020

M2: Tauranga - 21st Mar, 2020

Start time:12:55 pm
Weather:Fine
Track:Dead4

Overview

Only 7 races carded but the Group 2 Japan Trophy the feature

Day's "Best"

R2 (6) Walkin' By

Best "Each Way"

R4 (7) Petrabella

Best "Roughie"

R7 (9) Kinshasa
  • Race 1 - BAYLEYS COUNTRY HANDICAP
    Time: 12:55 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    7 Endean Lass   F: 25514
      B(3) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
    Top win two back off a good ride. Ran home super at Auckland and I think she will take some beating
    Main Danger
    1 Looks Like   F: 72333
      B(2) W(61.5)
     ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
    In good form. Has been running well at Auckland last three runs and will go close
    Next Best
    4 Sunburst   F: 24367
      B(5) W(60)
     ( J-  Darren Danis )
     ( T-  Danica Guy )
    Won
    Dividends : $5.90 $2.00
    Racing well in higher grades. Dropping back and big market mover
    Include in Multis
    8 Kiwianna   F: 35221
      B(1) W(58.5)
    Freshened since an easy winner over 2200m
    Longer Odds
    2 Spondulix   F: 73244
      B(9) W(61)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
     ( T-  Ian Adams )
    Racing very well. Getting home well and looks a good chance at odds

    Remarks

    Good first race of the day
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    Sam Weatherley can salute the judge

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 5.90
    Place1 4 $ 2.00
    Place2 9 $ 3.20
    Place3 11 $ 6.80
    Quinella 4:9 $ 31.40
    Trifecta 4:9:11 $ 846.00
    First4 4:9:11:6 $ 4809.80

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 4, 7, 8
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 2 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES RACE
    Time: 1:30 | Distance: 1300m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    6 Walkin' By   F: 139X1
      B(6) W(59)
     ( T-  Tony Pike )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.00 $2.00
    Good winning fresh up at Auckland. Chance to go back to back
    Main Danger
    8 Veine D'Or   F: 93X28
      B(5) W(58)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
     ( T-  K & B Kelso )
    Good second fresh up before disappointing last start. Now third up.
    Next Best
    3 Honneur Noir   F: X5488
      B(3) W(60)
     ( T-  Peter Lock )
    Been a touch disappointing lately but if she can run to her best will run a good race
    Include in Multis
    1 Aretha   F: 109X0
      B(4) W(61)
    Needed resuming run. Gold Trail winner in the Spring. Weight is the concern
    Longer Odds
    5 La Mia Stella   F: 7000X
      B(1) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Placed
    Dividend : $5.00
    Struggled in the spring but may return to best form

    Remarks

    Pearl series bonus race
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    Walkin By was very good at Auckland

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 6 $ 3.00
    Place1 6 $ 2.00
    Place2 5 $ 5.00
    Quinella 5:6 $ 22.50
    Trifecta 6:5:1 $ 127.00
    First4 6:5:1:3 $ 906.70
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 5, 6, 8
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 3 - TRITON PACIFIC OWENS PLATE
    Time: 2:05 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    4 Blood Warrior   F: 3X28X
      B(7) W(60)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
    Fresh up from a good trial. Always runs well fresh up with 2 wins and a second.
    Main Danger
    7 Pimms 'N' Pearls   F: 27136
      B(2) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
    Won
    Dividends : $4.20 $1.70
    Hasn't raced since Boxing Day. Easy winner three back and a chance off a good gate
    Next Best
    10 Call Me Evie   F: 12232
      B(9) W(56.5)
     ( T-  Bill Pomare )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.30
    Honest mare who has been great since winning. Been racing in 65 but can handle the rise in class
    Include in Multis
    3 Virtuoso Lad   F: 32137
      B(1) W(60.5)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    Wasn't bad last start. In honest form prior and did win well three back.
    Longer Odds
    2 Saignon   F: 16237
      B(4) W(61)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
    Freshened since last racing. Was in good form. Odds

    Remarks

    Tidy field of lower class sprinters
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    Blood Warrior has plenty of talent

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 7 $ 4.20
    Place1 7 $ 1.70
    Place2 10 $ 1.30
    Place3 3 $ 1.80
    Quinella 7:10 $ 8.00
    Trifecta 7:10:3 $ 57.90
    First4 7:10:3:4 $ 141.70
    Double 6+/7 $ 11.40
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    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%
  • Race 4 - BAYLEYS RESIDENTIAL HANDICAP
    Time: 2:40 | Distance: 2100m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    7 Petrabella   F: 06326
      B(9) W(58)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
    Was good when third and second. Freshened after that and was massive last start and should be hard to beat
    Main Danger
    1 Vedo Rosso   F: 01752
      B(4) W(61)
     ( J-  Masa Hashizume )
    Went close to winning at Auckland on Cup day. Off that run looks a good chance to go one better
    Next Best
    5 Dawnlight   F: 23421
      B(7) W(58.5)
    Deserved maiden win after some good placings and can go back to back
    Include in Multis
    2 Ohthoserussians   F: 55651
      B(6) W(60.5)
    Won nicely last start here. Can run well again
    Longer Odds
    8 Gabriel   F: 76084
      B(8) W(58)
     ( J-  Andrew Calder )
    Placed
    Dividend : $5.20
    Wasn't bad last start. Odds runner

    Remarks

    First leg of the quaddie
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    Petrabella looks a good each way chance

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 9 $ 20.40
    Place1 9 $ 5.10
    Place2 8 $ 5.20
    Place3 10 $ 5.00
    Quinella 8:9 $ 124.10
    Trifecta 9:8:10 $ 4090.90
    First4 9:8:10:1 $ 7991.00
    Treble 6+/7/9 $ 444.40
    Quaddie 4/6+/7/9 $ 4298.20

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R4 (1) Vedo Rosso(2) Ohthoserussians (5) Dawnlight (7) Petrabella
    R5 (7) London Banker(10) Swords Drawn
    R6 (1) The Mitigator(4) Go Nicholas (5) Scott Base (9) Inscription
    R7 (7) Birdsong(9) Kinshasa
    Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

    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 5 - J SWAP CONTRACTORS BAY OF PLENTY CUP
    Time: 3:18 | Distance: 2100m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    10 Swords Drawn   F: 21392
      B(6) W(56.5)
    Got home well on Derby day over 1500 when fresh. Would of improved from the run and the distance suits
    Main Danger
    7 London Banker   F: 14311
      B(1) W(57.5)
    Won
    Dividends : $2.40 $1.30
    In great winning form. Easy winner last start. Young stayer on the rise
    Next Best
    4 Starrybeel   F: 73105
      B(3) W(60)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
    Won three back then made good ground for fifth at Auckland
    Include in Multis
    3 All In Vogue   F: 50437
      B(10) W(60)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
    Tough two back in Listed race when going forward. Ran home nicely last start and may have the opportunity to go forward here
    Longer Odds
    1 Mongolianconqueror   F: 43625
      B(4) W(62)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Good second two back on Day 1 at Wairoa. Rain affected track didn't suit last start. Odd chance and could be back to his best

    Remarks

    Some good promising stayers in the Cup
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    Shaune Ritchie has big plans for Swords Drawn

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 7 $ 2.40
    Place1 7 $ 1.30
    Place2 2 $ 3.50
    Place3 6 $ 4.00
    Quinella 2:7 $ 16.20
    Trifecta 7:2:6 $ 252.80
    First4 7:2:6:1 $ 1692.70

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 4, 7, 10
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 6 - ULTIMATE MAZDA JAPAN TROPHY (G2)
    Time: 3:56 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 The Mitigator   F: 04128
      B(3) W(60)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
     ( T-  Peter McKay )
    Thorndon winner who was massive two back behind Te Akau Shark. Disappointing at Otaki on a Slow track but can return to his best
    Main Danger
    4 Go Nicholas   F: 115X1
      B(5) W(57)
    The old boy continued his winning form from last prep winning fresh up. Looks well placed to challenge our top pick
    Next Best
    9 Inscription   F: 25025
      B(10) W(55)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Made good ground when second fresh up. Nice enough last time at Matamata
    Include in Multis
    5 Scott Base   F: 37340
      B(1) W(57)
    Won
    Dividends : $5.90 $1.90
    Drops back in distance after a rain affected track last start. Was going very good prior in Anniversary and Taranaki Cup
    Longer Odds
    8 Polly Grey   F: 13X65
      B(6) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.20
    Probably wants rain but now third up and she's on the improve

    Remarks

    Today's feature with many chances
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    Group 1 winner The Mitigator will lead the field

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 5 $ 5.90
    Place1 5 $ 1.90
    Place2 8 $ 2.20
    Place3 7 $ 3.10
    Quinella 5:8 $ 24.00
    Trifecta 5:8:7 $ 401.40
    First4 5:8:7:1 $ 2210.50

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 4, 5, 8, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 7 - BAYLEYS COMMERCIAL HANDICAP
    Time: 4:36 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    7 Birdsong   F: X01X1
      B(1) W(59)
    Very good Filly with a high will to win. I was very impressed with what I saw last start and will win a good race in the future
    Main Danger
    1 Fabulous Flight   F: 6X310
      B(7) W(62)
     ( J-  Ryoya Kozaki )
    Won well two back before tackling a wet track at Wairoa back on firm ground. Can return to his best form
    Next Best
    4 Hunter Villain   F: 01414
      B(6) W(60)
     ( J-  Masa Hashizume )
    Racing well over further. Easy win two back and distance only concern
    Include in Multis
    5 Katie Perrie   F: 2439X
      B(4) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Reese Jones )
     ( T-  Jim Collett )
    Nice staying mare resuming. Trialed well and should have enough speed for the mile fresh
    Longer Odds
    The 'Best Roughie'
    9 Kinshasa   F: 631X9
      B(2) W(57.5)
     ( T-  Cody Cole )
    Won
    Dividends : $5.50 $2.60
    Mare with ability who will improve from fresh up run. Better than odds

    Remarks

    Final race of the day
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    Birdsong deserves favouritism

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 9 $ 5.50
    Place1 9 $ 2.60
    Place2 8 $ 3.30
    Quinella 8:9 $ 18.20
    Trifecta 9:8:5 $ 149.00
    First4 9:8:5:3 $ 597.50

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 4, 5, 7, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%