M2: TE AROHA – 09 SEPTEMBER 2018

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M2: TE AROHA – 09 SEPTEMBER 2018

M02: Te Aroha Races - 9th Sep, 2018

Start time:11:50 am
Weather:FINE
Track:HEAVY10

Overview

Great Northern day at Te Aroha on a Sunday. Buddy Lammas has never ridden in the big races. He could win both today.

Day's "Best"

R7 (7) Old Countess

Best "Each Way"

R2 (3) Zamora

Best "Roughie"

R10 (9) Artiste

Race 1 - COCA-COLA STEEPLECHASE
Time: 11:50 | Distance: 3500m | Prize $20000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Tangerine, black band, royal blue arm bands & cap
2 Caballo Noir   F: P4P21
  B(7) W(68.5)
 ( J-  Braidon Small )
Had two long injury breaks. Looks sound now. Aussie jock back for more
Main Danger
Royal blue, red seams, black sleeves, red seams & arm band, red cap with black seams
11 Magic Wonder   F: 06901
  B(5) W(66.5)
Won
Dividends : $4.00 $1.60
Jo Rathbone turned layabout on flat into very tidy hurdler it seems
Next Best
Emerald green & orange chequers, scarlet sleeves, black armbands & cap
4 Kokanee Gold   F: 74832
  B(6) W(67)
 ( J-  Matthew Cropp )
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
Rising 13 but pension day can wait. Very plucky last two, both run here
Include in Multis
Lime green& buttercup chequers, lime green sleeves & cap
8 Fast Catch   F: 57445
  B(4) W(67)
 ( J-  Emily Farr )
Always competitive but lacks will to win
Longer Odds
Emerald green, gold sleeves, white band, emerald green armbands & cap
9 Don Denario   F: 4
  B(1) W(67)
 ( J-  Lee Horner )
One bad jump on debut but kept coming at the end. Myers wasted no time testing his chasing potential.

Remarks

Stipe Comment: DOM DENARIO - Blundered on landing at the second last fence.
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Lee Horner: Dom Denario

Results

Race Dividends
Win 11 $ 4.00
Place1 11 $ 1.60
Place2 6 $ 2.90
Place3 4 $ 2.20
Quinella 6,11 $ 18.60
Trifecta 11:6:4 $ 150.40
First4 11:6:4:5 $ 1820.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 8, 9, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - DIET COKE STEEPLECHASE
Time: 12:25 | Distance: 3500m | Prize $20000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
Dark blue, white spots and cap
3 Zamora   F: 32146
  B(4) W(68.5)
 ( J-  Lee Horner )
Couldn't live with Perry Mason here last start, hitting one badly late. Helped by drop back in distance
Main Danger
Red, white band & arm bands, light blue sleeves & cap
1 That's How It Goes   F: 2P562
  B(6) W(68.5)
 ( T-  P, & J Brosnan )
Had mixed season. Was taking ground off Perry Mason here last time. Start of a great day for Lammas?
Next Best
Pink, dark blue & pink chequered chevrons, hooped sleeves & quartered cap
2 The Arabian Duke   F: 27415
  B(1) W(68.5)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Placed
Dividend : $1.30
Won by 6l only other steeples start. $2 on fixed bit short for me, though
Include in Multis
Gold, navy blue cap
6 Delacroix   F: 42376
  B(3) W(67)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
 ( T-  J, & K Parsons )
Won
Dividends : $5.60 $1.70
Not going well enough to chance arm in Great Northern. Each way in this
Longer Odds
Chocolate & white halves, chocolate sleeves, white cap with chocolate star
5 Zedace   F: 42554
  B(8) W(67)
 ( J-  Gary Walsh )
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
Still a learner but worth a place on your ticket

Remarks

Stipe Comment: ZAMORA - Jumped third last fence awkwardly
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Sam Logan

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 5.60
Place1 6 $ 1.70
Place2 2 $ 1.30
Place3 5 $ 2.50
Quinella 2,6 $ 8.80
Trifecta 6:2:5 $ 112.40
First4 6:2:5:4 $ 737.70
Double 11/6 $ 15.90
DBL conc 11/2 $ 3.10
Trifecta - Selected!

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 3 - HYLAND RACE COLOURS MAIDEN HURDLE
Time: 1:00 | Distance: 3100m | Prize $20000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Red, emerald green Maltese Cross & armbands, red cap
2 Zartan   F: 25652
  B(5) W(68)
Born to be a hurdler the way he runs on pace. Lot to like about jumps debut.
Main Danger
White & gold stripes, white sleeves & gold cap
4 Arite Guru   F: F9053
  B(7) W(68)
 ( J-  Gary Walsh )
 ( T-  Williams, John )
Tidy enough last start. Scr from Great Northern
Next Best
White with stylised logo, red hooped sleeves & striped cap
11 Captain Orange   F: 15406
  B(11) W(68)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Placed
Dividend : $4.10
Had enough of flat racing. Hurdles debut will be interesting with Kuru up.
Include in Multis
Dark blue & orange hoops, orange sleeves & cap
13 Raisedinasandpit   F: 55502
  B(8) W(66)
 ( J-  Emily Farr )
Might make a better hurdler than stablemate Borninasandpit. Huge improvement last start
Longer Odds
Black, pink stars & sleeves, black armbands, pink cap
5 Master Poet   F: 15838
  B(14) W(68)
 ( J-  Lee Horner )
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
Got too far back hurdles debut but ran on stoutly. Top Aussie on today.

Remarks

Gear changes: Zartan: Nose Band on
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Phelan

Results

Race Dividends
Win 12 $ 14.30
Place1 12 $ 4.40
Place2 5 $ 2.50
Place3 11 $ 4.10
Quinella 5,12 $ 50.60
Trifecta 12:5:11 $ 892.50
First4 12:5:11:6 $ 2482.80
Treble 11/6/12 $ 554.50

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 5, 11, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - SCHWEPPES GREAT NORTHERN HURDLE
Time: 1:35 | Distance: 4200m | Prize $125000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Emerald green, gold stars & armbands, emerald green & gold quartered cap
3 Jackfrost   F: 12211
  B(3) W(67.5)
 ( J-  Buddy Lammas )
Won
Dividends : $3.50 $1.30
Belted them in Grand National. Andertons didn't need much convincing to trek North after that. What a dream pick-up for Buddy Lammas. His first ride in race and it's on the favourite
Main Danger
Tangerine, lime green spots (b&f) & sleeves, tangerine armbands, lime green cap with tangerine spots
5 Laekeeper   F: 15122
  B(11) W(66)
 ( J-  Emily Farr )
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
One misfire costly in Grand National. Has turned this course into his fortress. Must be hanging out for a summer break but will dig deep again.
Next Best
Red, royal blue sleeves, emerald green armbands, red cap
12 Gallante   F: 76051
  B(1) W(65)
$2 mil earner nothing short of brilliant in hurdles debut. Whether he's had enough experience to win a Great Northern is anyone's guess. Rider flown in from US to give every chance
Include in Multis
Olive green, royal blue band & sleeves, navy blue cap
2 Kipkeino   F: 25361
  B(4) W(68)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
Back to winning form in perfect time for this. Will be running home when rest are tiring
Longer Odds
Black, emerald green and red chequered sashes and arm bands, black cap
13 Letmeby   F: 74501
  B(6) W(65)
 ( J-  Braidon Small )
Last start upset a one-off? Don't try to tell the trainer that

Remarks

Stipe Comment: LAEKEEPER - Raced keenly early stages before clipping a heel and blundering 600m on first occasion, lay out under pressure final 100m
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Jackfrost

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 3.50
Place1 3 $ 1.30
Place2 6 $ 3.10
Place3 5 $ 2.20
Quinella 3,6 $ 17.20
Trifecta 3:6:5 $ 120.40
First4 3:6:5:12 $ 555.10
Double 12/3 $ 67.40
DBL conc 12/6 $ 60.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 5, 12, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - BLUE BUBBLE TAXIS 1200 RATING 82
Time: 2:10 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $30000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Purple & white stars (body & sleeves), purple cap with white stars
1 Resurrect   F: X5322
  B(5) W(60)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Deserves a win. Won or placed three starts here. Highest rated horse, hence the 60kgs impost
Main Danger
Turquoise & pink quarters, turquoise sleeves, quartered cap
2 Mighty Me   F: 5X662
  B(6) W(56)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Won twice here. Likely leader, surrendering not an option.
Next Best
Red, royal blue sleeves, emerald green armbands, red cap
4 Mutechi   F: 22511
  B(1) W(54)
In the zone. Rogerson has a problem. Apprentice is sick and regular rider is injured.
Include in Multis
Insufficient Runners
Longer Odds
Black, white crossed sashes, pink sleeves, black & white chequered cap
3 Beauty Way   F: 0X61X
  B(2) W(55)
Won
Dividends : $5.00 $2.50
Back from HongKong where won couple of races. Been gelded

Remarks

Gear changes: Resurrect: Side Winkers on
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Lammas

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 5.00
Place1 3 $ 2.50
Place2 1 $ 1.60
Quinella 1,3 $ 6.90
Trifecta 3:1:2 $ 36.10
First4 3:1:2:4 $ 80.60
Quaddie 6/12/3/3 $ 2584.70
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

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 6 - JRA TROPHY
Time: 2:50 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $40000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Jade, silver fernleaf, silver sleeves, jade diamond armbands, silver & jade diamond cap
6 Hello M'Lady   F: 80X12
  B(5) W(53.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Bet of the day without a doubt. Was group placed as 3yo.
Main Danger
White, tangerine crossed sashes, dark blue stars and cap with white stars
4 Galaxy Miss   F: 61945
  B(6) W(57)
Won
Dividends : $6.20 $2.60
Danielle Johnson had one previous ride on this mare and it was winner. Borderline heavy tracker.
Next Best
Turquoise, black & gold striped sleeves, black cap
2 Admiral   F: 26756
  B(2) W(58.5)
Won here in a heavy 11. Back sprinting after two failures over longer
Include in Multis
Insufficient Runners
Longer Odds
Scarlet, gold stars, royal blue sleeves, scarlet & gold quartered cap
5 Waipipi Lad   F: 44343
  B(3) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Back to 1400m after struggling over mile. Finding it tough to get motivated at 9

Remarks

Stipe Comment last start: GALAXY MISS - Had tendency to over-race middle stages
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 6.20
Place1 4 $ 2.60
Place2 6 $ 1.50
Quinella 4,6 $ 6.80
Trifecta 4:6:3 $ 85.30
First4 4:6:3:7 $ 112.40
Double 3/4 $ 23.80
DBL conc 3/6 $ 3.60
Treble 3/3/4 $ 145.00

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 7 - IRVINES GREAT NORTHERN STEEPLECHASE
Time: 3:30 | Distance: 6300m | Prize $125000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
Red, white band & arm bands, light blue sleeves & cap
7 Old Countess   F: 16812
  B(1) W(65)
 ( T-  P, & J Brosnan )
Was taking ground off Perry Mason in Pakuranga Hunt. 2000m extra to run him down today
Main Danger
Red, black band, red cap
4 Perry Mason   F: F1211
  B(4) W(65)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Was getting tired in Pakuranga Hunt but had plenty in hand. Another 200m today. Even the trainer feels it's a big ask.
Next Best
Red, royal blue sleeves with black armbands & black cap
2 Shamal   F: 3L511
  B(3) W(68)
 ( J-  Buddy Lammas )
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
National winner. Jock worried about the heavy 11.
Include in Multis
Chocolate & white halves, chocolate sleeves, white cap with chocolate star
3 Chocolate Fish   F: 63223
  B(6) W(65)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
Won
Dividends : $5.00 $1.60
Placed twice National Week. GIven flat trial to keep sharp
Longer Odds
Turquoise, black & gold striped sleeves, black cap
1 Thenamesbond   F: 511F3
  B(5) W(69)
 ( J-  Matthew Cropp )
Course specialist but getting long in the tooth. Do well to win again

Remarks

Stipe Comment: OLD COUNTESS - Lost left front plate during running
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Mitchell

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 5.00
Place1 3 $ 1.60
Place2 4 $ 1.60
Place3 2 $ 1.70
Quinella 3,4 $ 8.10
Trifecta 3:4:2 $ 42.80
First4 3:4:2:5 $ 381.70
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R7 (2) Shamal(4) Perry Mason (7) Old Countess
R8 (5) Switch In Time(6) My Gift
R9 (1) Call Me Bob(6) So Much Mour (9) Moet Molly
R10 (2) Tweedledee(3) English Gambler (10) So Wicked
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 4, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - TUCKERS RIDGE PIES 1600 RATING 82
Time: 4:10 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $30000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Dark blue, gold striped sleeves & cap
5 Switch In Time   F: 11163
  B(7) W(55)
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Won three in row for Cameron. He's back on.
Main Danger
Orange & white quarters, white sleeves, orange cap
6 My Gift   F: X3631
  B(6) W(54)
Some imports never come to grips with NZ tracks. He loves them. Always in control here last start
Next Best
Black, emerald green and red chequered sashes and arm bands, black cap
4 Suliman   F: X2211
  B(1) W(55.5)
Won
Dividends : $5.50 $1.70
He's a heavy 11 horse alright. Well up the grades but racing a lot smarter
Include in Multis
Emerald green, gold double V (b&f), black & gold striped sleeves, emerald green & gold striped cap
8 Senassy   F: 49831
  B(4) W(54)
 ( J-  Tony Allan )
Tony Allan going long way to retain ride on him. Produced a gem of a ride on him last start.
Longer Odds
Red, royal blue diamond (b&f), royal blue sleeves with red diamonds, red & royal blue quartered cap
9 Aston Park   F: X4192
  B(3) W(54)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Valiantly chased home My Gift here last start. Up in class but down a kilo

Remarks

Switch In Time was slow to begin last start
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Nigel Tiley

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 5.50
Place1 4 $ 1.70
Place2 5 $ 1.60
Place3 7 $ 4.90
Quinella 4,5 $ 8.20
Trifecta 4:5:7 $ 256.00
First4 4:5:7:6 $ 811.40
Double 3/4 $ 17.70
DBL conc 3/5 $ 5.50

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
4, 5, 6, 8, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 9 - MACKENZIE HIGH COUNTRY BREAD 1400 RATING 72
Time: 4:43 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $25000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Gold, royal blue diamonds, arm bands & quartered cap
6 So Much Mour   F: 22016
  B(7) W(58)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Struggled in puggy ground last time. All form in heavy. Expect so much more today.
Main Danger
Dark blue, gold striped sleeves & cap
1 Call Me Bob   F: 8X113
  B(6) W(59.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Slow start made life tough last start. Tiley resorted to claiming again. Trying over more ground.
Next Best
Black, pink stars & sleeves, black armbands, pink cap
4 Just For Kicks   F: 18401
  B(4) W(59)
 ( J-  Shaun McKay )
Dominated off front last start/ Remains in R72 but with 2kgs weight hike
Include in Multis
Light blue, mauve sash & armbands, quartered cap
2 Kensington   F: 04060
  B(1) W(59.5)
Myers returned to old stomping ground. Hasn't fired up for him.
Longer Odds
Maroon, gold spots (b&f), hooped sleeves & gold cap
9 Moet Molly   F: 21842
  B(2) W(54)
Scr midweek, saved for this

Remarks

Stipe Comment: CALL ME BOB - Slow to begin.
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Hawtin

Results

Race Dividends
Win 8 $ 7.00
Place1 8 $ 3.80
Place2 1 $ 1.60
Quinella 1,8 $ 11.90
Trifecta 8:1:9 $ 120.40
First4 8:1:9:3 $ 452.00

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 6, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 10 - AUCKLAND CO-OP TAXIS 1600 RATING 65
Time: 5:15 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $22500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Oxford blue, steel grey sleeves & oxford blue cap
3 English Gambler   F: 2212
  B(3) W(59)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Placed
Dividend : $1.30
Class act this bloke. Waddell come for the one ride.
Main Danger
Yellow, hot pink stars (b&f), hooped sleeves & cap
10 So Wicked   F: 5321
  B(2) W(57)
Won
Dividends : $4.90 $1.70
Ended maiden days in style, beating one who won maiden since just as easily. Wonderfully bred.
Next Best
Turquoise, black hooped sleeves, black band, quartered cap
2 Tweedledee   F: 74163
  B(1) W(59.5)
Placed
Dividend : $2.80
Come good. Put it down to excellent rapport with Japanese jock
Include in Multis
Pink, emerald green stars, pink cap
4 Leica Warrior   F: 32642
  B(8) W(58.5)
Very reliable. Will be running home hard as usual.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
Royal blue, gold braces, royal blue sleeves, light blue armbands, royal blue & gold qtd cap
9 Artiste   F: 93795
  B(4) W(57.5)
So disappointing. Had excuse last start. Dropping back to pet distance.

Remarks

Stipe Comment: ARTISTE - Inconvenienced rounding final turn near 400m, lost left front plate during the running
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 10 $ 4.90
Place1 10 $ 1.70
Place2 3 $ 1.30
Place3 2 $ 2.80
Place6 1,3/4,6/2,3,4/4,5,7/1,8/2,3,10 $ 13.90
Quinella 3,10 $ 3.50
Trifecta 10:3:2 $ 62.20
First4 10:3:2:4 $ 203.60
Double 8/10 $ 38.20
DBL conc 8/3 $ 7.90
Treble 4/8/10 $ 289.60
Quaddie 3/4/8/10 $ 1661.00
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 4, 9, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%