M2 Te Rapa – 28th October 2019

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M2 Te Rapa – 28th October 2019

M2: Te Rapa - 28th Oct, 2019

Start time:12:40 pm
Weather:Showery
Track:Dead5

Overview

Labour Day racing with good fields on the 9 race card, the feature being the JAMES AND ANNIE SARTEN MEMORIAL STAKES

Day's "Best"

R7 (1) Equinox

Best "Each Way"

R3 (7) Let Me Tell Ya

Best "Roughie"

R5 (5) Billy Mav

Race 1 - LEGENDS DAY 8TH FEB ON SALE NOW 2100
Time: 12:40 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Mazzuro   F: 40X89
  B(8) W(60)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Won
Dividends : $5.40 $2.30
Won in the city in Melbourne at 3 over ground. Now five in the 65 grade third up and wasn’t a bad run last time. Can win at each way odds
Main Danger
8 Uabasso   F: 82242
  B(6) W(57)
 ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
 ( T-  Cydne Evans )
Ultra consistent and never runs a bad race over ground and on a decent surface. Will be in the money.
Next Best
9 Heliberry   F: 13345
  B(7) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
 ( T-  Mark Forbes )
Been going nice enough races and looks well suited to a bit of distance.
Include in Multis
2 Mighty Connor   F: 10X09
  B(4) W(60)
 ( J-  Ryoya Kozaki )
 ( T-  Jacob McKay )
Placed
Dividend : $3.50
Showed staying promise last season. Third up should be ready to run a big race
Longer Odds
11 Thousand Stars   F: 13X08
  B(9) W(56.5)
 ( T-  Danica Guy )
Showed promise over ground last prep. Can run a big race now over ground this prep.

Remarks

First race of the day and it’s an even one
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Te Akau can start the day a winner

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 5.40
Place1 1 $ 2.30
Place2 5 $ 8.30
Place3 2 $ 3.50
Quinella 1:5 $ 102.30
Trifecta 1:5:2 $ 1692.60
First4 - $ 0.00

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 8, 9, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - FASTTRACK INSURANCE $5K STAKE TOP UP MAIDEN 1600
Time: 1:15 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
15 Wild West   F: 22
  B(13) W(56)
 ( T-  Danica Guy )
Will go forward and off his two seconds so far he will take some catching.
Main Danger
7 Baby Face   F: 25X35
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Won
Dividends : $4.80 $1.80
Been getting home nicely both runs this prep. Nice run last time at Te Teko and will enjoy the tempo and track today.
Next Best
14 Ranger   F: 52X33
  B(7) W(56)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Returned in good order. Both thirds have been good looks to lead and suited by the extra distance.
Include in Multis
9 Out Of The Park   F: 26963
  B(9) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
18 starts without a win but many placings. Racing well and will go close today.
Longer Odds
2 Takeiteasy   F: 3X8
  B(5) W(58.5)
 ( T-  Glenn Old )
Good on debut before spelling. Poor fresh up but will be fitter and could be the roughie.

Remarks

Nice full field with many chances.
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Wild West will run close

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 4.80
Place1 7 $ 1.80
Place2 14 $ 1.80
Place3 5 $ 2.80
Quinella 7:14 $ 8.60
Trifecta 7:14:5 $ 109.50
First4 7:14:5:1 $ 1200.10

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 7, 9, 14, 15
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - MELBOURNE CUP AT TE RAPA MAIDEN 1400
Time: 1:50 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
7 Let Me Tell Ya   F: 7X433
  B(10) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Ryoya Kozaki )
Nice mare who have been good all this prep. Got home well last time and looks ready to go a big one today.
Main Danger
6 Soft Hearted   F: 08X22
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Both runs this prep good and from the ace draw hard to see her not looking like the winner at some point.
Next Best
16 Miradello   F: 9X535
  B(8) W(54)
 ( J-  Leith Innes )
 ( T-  Lance Noble )
All three runs this prep have had merit. Looks a good hope in this.
Include in Multis
19 Dragon Leap   F:
  B(12) W(56)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Won
Dividends : $15.10 $4.00
Bought for over $1 million. Trials have been good and I expect good late ground.
Longer Odds
1 Captive   F: 03
  B(13) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Placed
Dividend : $5.50
Much better last start than debut and had an excuse when lost his plate. Looks an odds runner

Remarks

Another open race on the card.
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Brendon McCullum could part own the winner

Results

Race Dividends
Win 19 $ 15.10
Place1 19 $ 4.00
Place2 6 $ 1.50
Place3 1 $ 5.50
Quinella 6:19 $ 25.00
Trifecta 19:6:1 $ 810.50
First4 19:6:1:12 $ 4958.90
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 6, 7, 16, 19
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - NZB READY TO RUN SALE NOV 21-22 2100
Time: 2:25 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
11 Katie Perrie   F: 79X22
  B(11) W(54)
 ( J-  Reese Jones )
 ( T-  Jim Collett )
Good staying mare who has run two great races this prep. Now third up also up in distance. Looks a good each way bet.
Main Danger
2 Felaar   F: 06X06
  B(10) W(60.5)
 ( J-  Leith Innes )
Another good staying horse who is building to some good targets. Good over a mile last prep and should run well today.
Next Best
13 Ripcord   F: 71147
  B(12) W(54)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Very good last time. Been well backed in NZ Cup and will run well in this to be competitive down south.
Include in Multis
4 Athena Baby   F: 32357
  B(4) W(60)
 ( T-  John Bell )
Tackled the big wigs last time last time in the Livermol. Back in grade and should run well.
Longer Odds
10 De Koning   F: 9X013
  B(13) W(54.5)
Likely to go forward been racing well and suited by the distance

Remarks

Some New Zealand Cup hopefuls line up
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Katie Perrie got the form to win

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 13.40
Place1 1 $ 3.70
Place2 12 $ 5.70
Place3 5 $ 3.90
Quinella 1:12 $ 113.10
Trifecta 1:12:5 $ 2472.40
First4 1:12:5:11 $ 8730.60

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 10, 11, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - DISTINCTION HOTEL 1600
Time: 3:00 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Zamax   F: 63123
  B(8) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Part owned by Opie. He has been very good since his win. Capable of winning this.
Main Danger
11 Dance Card   F: 321X9
  B(7) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Leith Innes )
 ( T-  Lance Noble )
Made nice ground over 1200 last time up to the mile and could run well at a nice price.
Next Best
10 Nomoathaj   F: 41X33
  B(1) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
 ( T-  Mark Forbes )
Both runs since running in NZ for third. Looks a chance in this.
Include in Multis
9 Lady Sequoyah   F: 09003
  B(9) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
No luck two back and was a good run last start for third. Capable of figuring in the finish.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
5 Billy Mav   F: X4314
  B(12) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Was a touch unlucky last start after a nice maiden win. Can run well at odds.

Remarks

Another highly competitive race
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Zamax can win for owner/rider

Results

Race Dividends
Win 14 $ 12.40
Place1 14 $ 3.60
Place2 13 $ 2.80
Place3 4 $ 1.60
Quinella 13:14 $ 51.10
Trifecta 14:13:4 $ 627.40
First4 14:13:4:10 $ 3271.40
Double 1/14 $ 105.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
4, 5, 9, 10, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - FOSTER CONSTRUCTION 1200
Time: 3:35 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Exuberant   F: 9X327
  B(11) W(61)
 ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
Good stakes winning colt. Very good second at Ruakaka behind Catalyst. Struggled in Hawke’s Bay Guineas but good chance here to win.
Main Danger
5 Pimms 'N' Pearls   F: 222X2
  B(4) W(58)
Likely leader who was very good fresh up. Now second up and always honest.
Next Best
2 Virtuoso Lad   F: 7533X
  B(9) W(60)
 ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
Was very good at the trials behind Fernando. Off that trial he can run very competitive.
Include in Multis
13 Heart Of Stone   F: X13X0
  B(8) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
 ( T-  John Bary )
Placed
Dividend : $2.10
Good filly who was too keen last time but will take improve from that run. If she settles she should run well.
Longer Odds
12 Flaunt It Girl   F: 70X15
  B(10) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Shaun McKay )
 ( T-  Jason Price )
Got home fresh up well to win. Nice run second up and looks a good chance at odds today.

Remarks

Good potential sprinting field
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Exuberant looks well placed

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 24.80
Place1 6 $ 5.50
Place2 4 $ 4.60
Place3 13 $ 2.10
Quinella 4:6 $ 141.60
Trifecta 6:4:13 $ 2753.00
First4 6:4:13:2 $ 7866.70
Treble 1/14/6 $ 2285.30

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R6 (1) Exuberant(2) Virtuoso Lad (5) Pimms 'N' Pearls
R7 (1) Equinox
R8 (2) True Enough(4) Magnum (8) Concert Hall
R9 (7) Masetto(10) Soda (12) Spring Delight
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 5, 12, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - JAMES AND ANNIE SARTEN MEMORIAL STAKES (GROUP 2)
Time: 4:10 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
1 Equinox   F: 17X21
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Well bred colt who was very impressive winning on a heavy surface. Fresh up was good behind Catalyst looks hard to beat.
Main Danger
9 Chiaretta   F: 2X1
  B(4) W(54.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Very impressive fresh up. Second up today and can make her present felt today.
Next Best
2 Harlech   F: 83X12
  B(2) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Won
Dividends : $14.60 $3.10
Highly rated 3 year old who won well fresh up. Didn’t get the best trip last time and will be fitter for the run on a better surface.
Include in Multis
3 Double Impact   F: 13
  B(9) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
Very impressive on debut and was green last start. Will improve from that run over more ground.
Longer Odds
7 Bella Mente   F: 43X02
  B(11) W(54.5)
Placed
Dividend : $3.00
Group 1 placed at 2. Vet problem fresh up who was very good last start. Will be fitter and watch for good late ground at longer odds

Remarks

Today’s feature and the last lead up to the Guineas races
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Equinox can go back to back in today’s feature

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 14.60
Place1 2 $ 3.10
Place2 5 $ 3.90
Place3 7 $ 3.00
Quinella 2:5 $ 68.10
Trifecta 2:5:7 $ 1054.00
First4 2:5:7:11 $ 45086.70
Double 6/2 $ 119.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 7, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - BCD GROUP OPEN HANDICAP 1600
Time: 4:45 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
8 Concert Hall   F: 18X82
  B(7) W(54)
Talented mare who was very good in a strong mile race last start. Will be ready to win now third up.
Main Danger
2 True Enough   F: 123X1
  B(4) W(59)
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Good winner in a Group 3 fresh up. Will go forward and likely to be hard to pass again.
Next Best
4 Magnum   F: 73X34
  B(8) W(57)
 ( J-  Opie Bosson )
Honest runner who was good fresh up. Got home well behind True Enough. Mile suits him today.
Include in Multis
11 Cutting Up Rough   F: 6X611
  B(5) W(54)
Placed
Dividend : $5.20
Has put two together really well. With the last start performance a dead heat with Hartley. Can go close with the rise in class and with 52kg.
Longer Odds
1 Saint Emilion   F: 602X3
  B(6) W(60.5)
Group 1 winning horse who will be on pace and was good fresh up. Can run well at odds.

Remarks

Very good open handicap race
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Concert Hall looks a good chance to win this

Results

Race Dividends
Win 16 $ 19.00
Place1 16 $ 5.00
Place2 11 $ 5.20
Place3 2 $ 1.90
Quinella 11:16 $ 143.40
Trifecta 16:11:2 $ 1465.50
First4 16:11:2:9 $ 12911.80

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 8, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 9 - LODGE REAL ESTATE 1600
Time: 5:25 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
7 Masetto   F: 538X2
  B(11) W(59)
Won
Dividends : $5.40 $2.10
Very good fresh up for second. Always been highly rated and looks the one to beat in the last. Only concern is he can do things wrong in the race.
Main Danger
12 Spring Delight   F: 0129X
  B(12) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Looked promising at 3 with a Stakes placing to her name. Good winner at the trials and looks on track to run good fresh up
Next Best
10 Soda   F: 21X11
  B(6) W(58)
 ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
Good maiden winner before spell. Both win this prep have been good with the last in this grade and no reason why she can’t stay unbeaten this prep.
Include in Multis
8 Polzeath   F: 730X6
  B(4) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
Nice run fresh up. Should be on speed and will be fitter for the fresh up run.
Longer Odds
1 Big Ben   F: 75512
  B(1) W(60)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Placed
Dividend : $2.90
Won well here two back with a good run at Hawera last time. Only concern is the weight.

Remarks

Last race of the day and some talented horses are involved
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Masetto looks hard to beat.

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 5.40
Place1 7 $ 2.10
Place2 4 $ 2.60
Place3 1 $ 2.90
Quinella 4:7 $ 21.30
Trifecta 7:4:1 $ 214.00
First4 7:4:1:13 $ 3001.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 7, 8, 10, 12
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%