M2 Te Rapa – 3rd August 2019

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M2 Te Rapa – 3rd August 2019

M2: Te Rapa - 3rd Aug, 2019

Start time:12:10 pm
Weather:Showery
Track:Slow9

Overview

Some great racing on offer here today at Te Rapa

Day's "Best"

R4 (2) Beauty Star

Best "Each Way"

R5 (1) No Loitering

Best "Roughie"

R8 (3) Nice Shot
  • Race 1 - CAL ISUZU 1400
    Time: 12:10 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    4 Copper Mine   F: X1522
      B(4) W(57)
     ( J-  Andrew Calder )
    Just beaten last start prior form is solid. Only concern is track conditions.
    Main Danger
    3 Saignon   F: 843X1
      B(5) W(57)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Won very well fresh up last week. Capable of winning again/
    Next Best
    1 Viktor Vegas   F: 526X1
      B(2) W(59)
     ( T-  Peter Lock )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.90
    Won very well on a testing Awapuni. This won't be as heavy but has been kept fresh for this.
    Include in Multis
    2 The Good Fight   F: 1249X
      B(3) W(58)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
    Won
    Dividends : $4.40 $2.00
    Quality stayer who is fresh up. Will improve from the run but don't expect him not to run a good race.
    Longer Odds
    5 Nuclear Fusion   F: 74350
      B(1) W(54)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
    Form was good before lameness last start. Had a spell since and looks the over for this.

    Remarks

    Small but quality field
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    Copper Mine looks a good chance

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 2 $ 4.40
    Place1 2 $ 2.00
    Place2 1 $ 1.90
    Quinella 1:2 $ 6.30
    Trifecta 2:1:7 $ 90.30
    First4 2:1:7:3 $ 241.70

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 2 - WIN THE GROUP 2 WAIKATO GUINEAS 1100
    Time: 12:42 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    7 Roc Cha   F: 5242
      B(1) W(54)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Won
    Dividends : $1.80 $1.40
    This filly brings the best form with placings behind London Bound, Flaunting and Sai Fah. Looks well placed to win and very fit.
    Main Danger
    1 Maybeashowoff   F: 457X7
      B(7) W(57.5)
    Only horse in this with a win to his name and the only runner not trained by Rogerson. Had excuses fresh up and could run well.
    Next Best
    3 Easyrider   F: 7X0
      B(4) W(56)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Easy trial winner prior to not travelling at Waverley. Could improve off that
    Include in Multis
    2 Curve   F: 327X
      B(6) W(56)
    Ran some nice races at Wairoa and Trentham last prep. No trial prior to today is a worry fitness wise.
    Longer Odds
    4 Mascarpone   F:
      B(2) W(56)
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.70
    Trial was ok and could go well on debut.

    Remarks

    David Greene vs Team Rogerson
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    Can David Greene beat Team Rogerson with 6 runners in this

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 7 $ 1.80
    Place1 7 $ 1.40
    Place2 4 $ 3.70
    Quinella 4:7 $ 9.10
    Trifecta 7:4:3 $ 55.30
    First4 7:4:3:5 $ 232.10
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    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 3 - US NAVY FLAG FOXBRIDGE PLATE 17 AUG 1200
    Time: 1:17 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    5 Resurrect   F: 639X3
      B(5) W(54)
     ( J-  Eilish McCall )
    Very good effort fresh up. Does race well here gets 3kg off. Looks well placed in the speed map and looks good value.
    Main Danger
    4 Malambo   F: 0X443
      B(3) W(54)
    Won
    Dividends : $3.90 $2.20
    Racing well before a freshen up. Like Waikato and gets 4kg off.
    Next Best
    2 Southern Icon   F: 79X1X
      B(6) W(59.5)
     ( T-  Alan Tait )
    Won well fresh up in April. This race has plenty of pace but weill still lead and could be hard to pass.
    Include in Multis
    1 Comeback   F: 11259
      B(2) W(60)
     ( J-  Joshua Kam )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.30
    Was in great winning form a few weeks ago. Form has been off lately but with a 4kg claim can run well.
    Longer Odds
    6 Southern Princess   F: 5211X
      B(1) W(54)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
     ( T-  Peter Lock )
    Returning off a long break from injury. Trial was good enough to suggest it will run well fresh

    Remarks

    Good value with my top pick
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    Race will suit Resurrect

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 3.90
    Place1 4 $ 2.20
    Place2 1 $ 2.30
    Quinella 1:4 $ 7.80
    Trifecta 4:1:3 $ 68.00
    First4 4:1:3:2 $ 178.50

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 4, 5, 6
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 4 - LODGE REAL ESTATE MAIDEN 1600
    Time: 1:52 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    2 Beauty Star   F: 8244
      B(15) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Michael McNab )
     ( T-  Tony Pike )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.80 $1.60
    Been good all his starts to date. Rocketed home when second and both fourth looked to me that 1600m suits. Looks hard to beat
    Main Danger
    1 Because   F: 33324
      B(13) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.30
    Very consistent. Just beaten two back and saddle slipped last start. Luck today and their is no excuses.
    Next Best
    3 Drake Bay   F: 0X457
      B(12) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.90
    Had a freshened up from last start. Been well supported last 24 hours and the stable expect a big run.
    Include in Multis
    12 Amared Rose   F: 754X6
      B(7) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
    Got back last start and made decent ground. Will improve from that and will run well.
    Longer Odds
    11 Global Diamond   F: 0X266
      B(6) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Good fresh up. Hasn't been bad since and Trudy could be the key today.

    Remarks

    Good maiden field
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    Best Bet Of The Day - Beauty Star

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 2 $ 3.80
    Place1 2 $ 1.60
    Place2 1 $ 1.30
    Place3 3 $ 2.90
    Quinella 1:2 $ 4.80
    Trifecta 2:1:3 $ 48.30
    First4 2:1:3:8 $ 1670.30
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 11, 12
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 5 - RACE A HORSE WITH TE AKAU 1600
    Time: 2:29 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    1 No Loitering   F: 58441
      B(10) W(60.5)
     ( J-  Erin Leighton )
     ( T-  Iain Marks )
    Won
    Dividends : $7.80 $2.80
    In good form and won very well last start. Goes well for Erin and looks well placed again.
    Main Danger
    6 Polly Grey   F: 01514
      B(9) W(58)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.60
    Loves Te Rapa with both her wins in formline. Got carted last start and made good ground looks a good winning chance.
    Next Best
    5 Midnight Story   F: 31582
      B(12) W(58)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Tough effort wide the trip last time. Wide draw again but will roll forward and she will be brave again.
    Include in Multis
    12 Magdala   F: 25141
      B(11) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.50
    Easy winner on a testing Taranaki track. Tough mare who will account herself here well.
    Longer Odds
    4 Money Trail   F: 00155
      B(5) W(59)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
    Both runs since his win have been good. In good form and I can see this horse running another top race.

    Remarks

    Very competitive field
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    Erin Leighton made her comeback winning on this horse last start

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 1 $ 7.80
    Place1 1 $ 2.80
    Place2 6 $ 1.60
    Place3 12 $ 2.50
    Quinella 1:6 $ 14.10
    Trifecta 1:6:12 $ 193.70
    First4 1:6:12:3 $ 2663.30
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R5 (1) No Loitering(6) Polly Grey
    R6 (3) Andoyas(5) Divine Duke (7) The Heiress (8) Sweet Treat
    R7 (1) Bak Da Master(8) Scaglioni (10) Just Treasure
    R8 (1) Aero De Paris(3) Nice Shot (5) Wisdom Patch (8) Tiny Terror
    Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 4, 5, 6, 12
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 6 - ALLIED SECURITY 2100
    Time: 3:04 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    8 Sweet Treat   F: 64412
      B(2) W(54)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    In good form at Te Rapa. Won well here two back and a good second behind Suliman with Verry Flash third. Looks hard to beat.
    Main Danger
    3 Andoyas   F: 07392
      B(6) W(60)
     ( J-  Darren Danis )
    Good second behind Sultan Of Swing last time. Been scratched between runs at barriers but looks well placed here
    Next Best
    5 Divine Duke   F: 46X34
      B(5) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
    Both runs to date this prep have been good. Now third up he is very fit and expecting a good run.
    Include in Multis
    7 The Heiress   F: 06634
      B(4) W(54.5)
    This mare form has improved over recent starts. Good run last start and a win is not far away Matt Cameron helps here.
    Longer Odds
    9 The Poormanzabeel   F: 8X085
      B(8) W(54)
     ( J-  Andrew Calder )
    Form isn't great but first time over ground maybe key to his chances today.

    Remarks

    Nice staying field with some jumping in the mix
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    Team Rogerson has some good chances today

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 10 $ 8.10
    Place1 10 $ 2.80
    Place2 6 $ 1.90
    Place3 1 $ 3.90
    Quinella 6:10 $ 20.40
    Trifecta 10:6:1 $ 389.20
    First4 10:6:1:4 $ 5226.60

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    3, 5, 7, 8, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 7 - BCD GROUP 2100
    Time: 3:39 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    8 Scaglioni   F: 74463
      B(13) W(58)
     ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
    Racing in good form with a good third here. Form prior good. Dropping back in grade and looks hard to beat.
    Main Danger
    10 Just Treasure   F: 32126
      B(12) W(56.5)
    Won
    Dividends : $4.60 $1.80
    Another in good form, wWinning well here three back. Hot favourite when second and was well backed at Matamata but never travelled. Claiming today and the increase in distance may help her travel.
    Next Best
    1 Bak Da Master   F: X6242
      B(10) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Michael McNab )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.90
    Never runs a bad race without winning. All runs this prep good. Won't be far away again in this
    Include in Multis
    18 Tipperary Mary   F: 02082
      B(1) W(54.5)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
     ( T-  Jim Wallace )
    Made the field from the ballot. Racing well and the increase in distance suits
    Longer Odds
    5 Mister Geronimo   F: 61647
      B(2) W(58)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Racing well. Runs have been good without much luck since his win and a top run here would not surprise.

    Remarks

    Tough race with value on my top pick
    race-image
    Rowena gets her chance to ride another winner

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 10 $ 4.60
    Place1 10 $ 1.80
    Place2 1 $ 1.90
    Place3 2 $ 7.00
    Quinella 1:10 $ 9.50
    Trifecta 10:1:2 $ 329.90
    First4 10:1:2:13 $ 4756.70

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 5, 8, 10, 18
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 8 - SVS 1200
    Time: 4:14 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Aero De Paris   F: 66X21
      B(9) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.70
    Both runs this prep have been great. Seems to handle all track conditions and a win with top weight would not surprise.
    Main Danger
    5 Wisdom Patch   F: 5X832
      B(7) W(59)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
    Won
    Dividends : $7.80 $2.60
    Been in very good form. Close to win after a good third behind Aero De Paris and just beaten for second last start. Can win this.
    Next Best
    8 Tiny Terror   F: 197X2
      B(14) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Promising horse who was good fresh up had time between runs but I'm expecting another top run.
    Include in Multis
    11 Mrs Rumble   F: 26X17
      B(3) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
    Won well fresh up here. Didn't handle Awapuni can go better.
    Longer Odds
    The 'Best Roughie'
    3 Nice Shot   F: 8312X
      B(5) W(59)
     ( J-  Darren Danis )
    Trials have been good and the stable confidence is high. Should handle the track.

    Remarks

    Last race of the day
    race-image
    Wexford hold a good hand in the last

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 5 $ 7.80
    Place1 5 $ 2.60
    Place2 1 $ 1.70
    Place3 9 $ 2.70
    Quinella 1:5 $ 10.30
    Trifecta 5:1:9 $ 143.70
    First4 5:1:9:6 $ 1096.30

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 5, 8, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%