M2 Te Rapa – 4th October 2019

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M2 Te Rapa – 4th October 2019

M2: Te Rapa - 4th Oct, 2019

Start time:1:18 pm
Weather:Fine
Track:Dead5

Overview

Always a great meeting prior to that big weekend of racing

Day's "Best"

R5 (7) Scottish Star

Best "Each Way"

R4 (8) Bothered

Best "Roughie"

R7 (2) Bluetwentytwo
  • Race 1 - BUPA FOXBRIDGE VILLAGE NOW SELLING 2100
    Time: 1:18 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    5 Tipping Point   F: 05415
      B(2) W(58)
     ( J-  Troy Harris )
    Created a big impression when winning two back. Fair enough last time out and it's paying good each-way odds again.
    Main Danger
    3 Hunua Hank   F: 82013
      B(7) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
     ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
    From an in-form stable and it was too good for them two back. Good third last time out and it should hold that form.
    Next Best
    8 Uabasso   F: 08224
      B(3) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
     ( T-  Cydne Evans )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.50
    Continues to loom in the straight but hits a wall late. Chance with recent fitness and it should get a nice run from the draw.
    Include in Multis
    11 Pearlescence   F: 76X37
      B(5) W(55)
    Won
    Dividends : $6.50 $2.20
    Its fresh up run was good enough to consider here. Down in the weights and it should be tough to beat with some luck.
    Longer Odds
    6 Zenntari   F: 67459
      B(9) W(57)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
    Placed
    Dividend : $7.10
    Could turn its form around and run well at odds.

    Remarks

    Each-way odds on offer throughout this field
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    Stick with Tipping Point

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 11 $ 6.50
    Place1 11 $ 2.20
    Place2 8 $ 2.50
    Place3 6 $ 7.10
    Quinella 8:11 $ 23.10
    Trifecta 11:8:6 $ 770.90
    First4 11:8:6:3 $ 3295.30
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    3, 5, 6, 8, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 2 - U S NAVY FLAG @ VALACHI DOWNS 1600
    Time: 1:53 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    4 Nomoathaj   F: 441X3
      B(1) W(57)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
     ( T-  Mark Forbes )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.70
    Ended its last campaign with a win. Kicked off with a third placing this campaign and it gets the inside draw. Good winning chance.
    Main Danger
    2 Symbio   F: 45632
      B(4) W(59)
    Won
    Dividends : $4.80 $1.80
    Improving with every run and that was a handy second placing last time out. Gets a good run here and it should go close.
    Next Best
    5 Peloton   F: 7X1
      B(3) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Jason Waddell )
    Showed little on debut and improved nicely to score last start. From a stable that likes to have them ticking over nicely.
    Include in Multis
    7 Deluxe   F: 498X5
      B(5) W(56)
     ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
    Finding it tough to win a race but it only needs a half-length. Looks time to strike now and the odds on offer are generous.
    Longer Odds
    6 In The Zone   F: X0519
      B(10) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
     ( T-  Glynn Brick )
    Not consistent but dangerous at times.

    Remarks

    Another field with some progressive types
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    Nomoathaj is a chance

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 2 $ 4.80
    Place1 2 $ 1.80
    Place2 1 $ 3.80
    Place3 4 $ 1.70
    Quinella 1:2 $ 15.60
    Trifecta 2:1:4 $ 194.70
    First4 2:1:4:10 $ 2143.80
    Double 11/2 $ 18.00

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 4, 5, 6, 7
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 3 - NZB READY TO RUN NOV 20 - 21 1200
    Time: 2:28 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Rainbow Dash   F: 6121X
      B(1) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
    Two wins from its last three starts and it has speed to burn. Has won some nice races and the inside draw makes it much easier. Big chance.
    Main Danger
    12 Chiaretta   F: 2X
      B(9) W(54)
    Won
    Dividends : $5.70 $2.00
    Second on debut and it was immediately spelled. 54kg on the back and it will run at each-way odds. Stable is starting to fire.
    Next Best
    9 Familia   F: 19X42
      B(4) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
     ( T-  Lance Noble )
    Improved nicely to run second last time out and it won't take long to win a race. Nicely weighted and the odds are generous.
    Include in Multis
    4 Quiz Kid   F: 340X
      B(8) W(56)
     ( J-  Jason Waddell )
    Showed showed pace when starting off. Should be able to find similar form here and it should run over the odds.
    Longer Odds
    3 Tappy's One   F: 10X9X
      B(5) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Enigmatic but good enough to take this out.

    Remarks

    Plenty of nice sprinters in this
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    Rainbow Dash could dash!

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 12 $ 5.70
    Place1 12 $ 2.00
    Place2 7 $ 3.10
    Place3 11 $ 2.90
    Quinella 7:12 $ 41.00
    Trifecta 12:7:11 $ 417.10
    First4 12:7:11:9 $ 2554.60

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 4, 9, 12
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 4 - MELBOURNE CUP @ TE RAPA 1200
    Time: 3:03 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    8 Bothered   F: 156X4
      B(2) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
     ( T-  K & G Opie )
    Working through its gears this season and it could add some value here. Drawn well and it's a top each-way prospect.
    Main Danger
    5 Gorgeous Geisha   F: X1552
      B(9) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
     ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
    Good fresh up win and it has been around the mark in three runs since. Needs luck from the draw but could get it.
    Next Best
    7 Dance Card   F: 6321X
      B(12) W(57)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
     ( T-  Lance Noble )
    Clearly has talent as shown when winning last time out. Likely to come back from a spell in good order. Nice chance.
    Include in Multis
    1 New York Jazz   F: 4312
      B(7) W(59.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.20
    Fifth run this campaign so it has fitness on its side. Gets some weight off its back and that will help. Goes into the mix here.
    Longer Odds
    2 Secret Ambition   F: 9494X
      B(4) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Chris Dell )
    Could add some value at the odds.

    Remarks

    Another big field with big value
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    Bothered is an each-way chance

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 9 $ 20.40
    Place1 9 $ 5.20
    Place2 4 $ 2.90
    Place3 1 $ 2.20
    Quinella 4:9 $ 78.60
    Trifecta 9:4:1 $ 1081.30
    First4 9:4:1:6 $ 5286.20
    Double 12/9 $ 90.20
    Treble 2/12/9 $ 1128.40
    Quaddie 11/2/12/9 $ 12889.50

    Betting Suggestions


    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 - WEBSITE ANGELS 1400
    Time: 3:38 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    7 Scottish Star   F: 13X2
      B(8) W(58)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
    Didn't lose any admirers when running second fresh up. Is only going to strengthen up nicely from that and be tough to beat.
    Main Danger
    11 Choctoc   F: X16X3
      B(3) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
     ( T-  Lance Noble )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    Looked good when scoring fresh up last campaign and it resumed this time in with a nice run. Right in this from a good barrier.
    Next Best
    12 Ladylax   F: X16X6
      B(1) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Won
    Dividends : $8.20 $2.10
    Disappointing last time out but gets another chance to impress here. Inside draw is ideal and punters are getting value odds.
    Include in Multis
    8 Holy Loch   F: 514X9
      B(7) W(58)
     ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
    Turned around some horrible form to score last time out. Drawn barrier two and it could continue that form here. Include.
    Longer Odds
    3 Military Step   F: 331X
      B(4) W(59)
     ( J-  Joe Kamaruddin )
    Worth including, especially at the odds.

    Remarks

    Form out of this race should stack up nicely
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    Scottish Star has upside

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 12 $ 8.20
    Place1 12 $ 2.10
    Place2 4 $ 2.90
    Place3 11 $ 1.80
    Quinella 4:12 $ 55.60
    Trifecta 12:4:11 $ 493.50
    First4 12:4:11:9 $ 3697.00

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R5 (7) Scottish Star(11) Choctoc (12) Ladylax
    R6 (1) Saint Emilion(3) Von Tunzelman (7) Orakei Overlord (9) No Loitering
    R7 (7) Whenharrymetsaddle(9) Steven James (11) Franklin
    R8 (1) Secret Squirrel(3) Monaco (9) Rocket Fuel (11) Wisdom Patch
    Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    3, 7, 8, 11, 12
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 6 - HAMILTON WANDERERS FOOTBALL 1400
    Time: 4:13 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    3 Von Tunzelman   F: 50X0X
      B(2) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
    Last two starts have been well below its best, but it has speed to burn and could show up here. Drawing well is ideal.
    Main Danger
    7 Orakei Overlord   F: 38X71
      B(10) W(54)
    Improved nicely to score an comfortable win last time out. Weighted well with 54kg and it has every chance to go back-to-back.
    Next Best
    9 No Loitering   F: 11324
      B(9) W(54)
     ( J-  Darren Danis )
     ( T-  Iain Marks )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.10
    Gets in with 52kg on the back and it's another well-backed runner at each-way odds. Must go into the mix.
    Include in Multis
    1 Saint Emilion   F: 6602X
      B(5) W(60.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.00
    Rolls along nicely in front and that could be the winning of the race. Must be included based on its odds.
    Longer Odds
    6 Stratocaster   F: 860X0
      B(1) W(54)
    Better than what it showed last start.

    Remarks

    Terrific field with terrific value throughout
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    Von Tunzelman is at odds

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 8 $ 7.10
    Place1 8 $ 2.10
    Place2 9 $ 2.10
    Place3 1 $ 3.00
    Quinella 8:9 $ 16.60
    Trifecta 8:9:1 $ 363.40
    First4 8:9:1:7 $ 988.00
    Double 12/8 $ 33.20

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 6, 7, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 7 - VE VETERINARY SERVICES TE AWAMUTU CUP
    Time: 4:48 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    7 Whenharrymetsaddle   F: 737X5
      B(8) W(59)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
    Love the name and it wasn't too far away when running fifth fresh up. Only going to improve with fitness under its belt.
    Main Danger
    9 Steven James   F: 726X6
      B(4) W(58)
     ( T-  John Morell )
    Always capable of winning despite having not done so recently. Drawn well and it has the ability to take this out.
    Next Best
    11 Franklin   F: 5627X
      B(1) W(57.5)
    Gets a dream run from the inside draw and it showed enough ability when last in work. Good chance to add some value.
    Include in Multis
    5 Wrangler   F: 25773
      B(5) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Troy Harris )
    Last-start placing which is rarely too far away from the prize. Doesn't need to improve too much to take this out.
    Longer Odds
    The 'Best Roughie'
    2 Bluetwentytwo   F: 02373
      B(11) W(60.5)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
    Three placings from its last four starts. Right in this.

    Remarks

    Extremely lose favourite in the cup
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    Stick with Harry

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 10 $ 17.90
    Place1 10 $ 5.10
    Place2 15 $ 2.50
    Place3 3 $ 3.70
    Quinella 10:15 $ 64.10
    Trifecta 10:15:3 $ 1067.10
    First4 - $ 0.00

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 5, 7, 9, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 8 - LODGE CHRISTMAS RACEDAY - DEC 21 1200
    Time: 5:23 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    9 Rocket Fuel   F: 3264X
      B(4) W(58)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Showed good pace when last in work and it could resume in a winning fashion here. Drawn well and it should go close.
    Main Danger
    11 Wisdom Patch   F: 83214
      B(6) W(58)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
    Did the job nicely to win two back and it loomed to win again last time out. The penny might have dropped now.
    Next Best
    1 Secret Squirrel   F: 72132
      B(8) W(61.5)
     ( J-  Hazel Schofer )
    Gets 3kg coming off its back after a good run last start. Looked to have won the race and punters could reload for this.
    Include in Multis
    3 Monaco   F: 2313X
      B(7) W(60.5)
     ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
    More than capable and it brings in good form for this. Nice odds on offer here so consider.
    Longer Odds
    2 Weaponry   F: 1341X
      B(2) W(61)
     ( J-  Joe Kamaruddin )
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.80
    Holds its form well enough to be considered here.

    Remarks

    Loose favourite once again
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    Rocket Fuel could explode

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 7 $ 23.50
    Place1 7 $ 6.20
    Place2 2 $ 3.80
    Place3 14 $ 3.40
    Place6 7,11,12/1,4,9/4,11,12/1,8,9/3,10,15/2,7,14 $ 3973.50
    Quinella 2:7 $ 83.50
    First4 7:2:14:1 $ 14702.90
    Double 10/7 $ 205.50
    Treble 8/10/7 $ 4775.70
    Quaddie 12/8/10/7 $ 25457.40

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 9, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%