M2 Te Rapa – 8th June 2019

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M2 Te Rapa – 8th June 2019

M2: Te Rapa - 8th Jun, 2019

Start time:11:40 am
Weather:Showery
Track:Slow9

Overview

Hopefully the rain stays away on what should be a good meeting in the Waikato

Day's "Best"

R6 (2) Cossack Warrior

Best "Each Way"

R5 (10) Mamba

Best "Roughie"

R8 (19) Noble Star

Race 1 - SKYCITY HAMILTON 1200
Time: 11:40 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
6 Shibuya Kosaten   F: 4X53
  B(6) W(55)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Nothing wrong with that run for third last time out. Hit the line well enough and it should be going close again.
Main Danger
9 Birdsong   F:
  B(3) W(55)
Won
Dividends : $5.90 $2.10
Has support on debut and it showed enough in the trials to warrant attention. Drawn well and it could lead out and stick on nicely.
Next Best
2 Harlech   F: 8
  B(5) W(57)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Didn't show much on debut when eighth but it could turn that form around quickly. Better for the experience.
Include in Multis
  B(10) W(57)
The "Not Usual" runners often start their careers nicely. Tricky draw but the money has come solidly throughout the week.
Longer Odds
5 Valtteri   F:
  B(7) W(57)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Might handle conditions nicely on debut.

Remarks

Bookies have framed a very even market
race-image
Shibuya Kosaten is a value runner

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 5.90
Place1 9 $ 2.10
Place2 8 $ 3.30
Place3 2 $ 1.40
Quinella 8:9 $ 50.20
Trifecta 9:8:2 $ 348.10
First4 9:8:2:7 $ 2353.40

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 5, 6, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - BUPA CARE SERVICES 1200
Time: 12:12 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
13 Scarfi   F: 814X1
  B(3) W(56)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Won
Dividends : $3.60 $1.60
Scored two wins from its last three starts, including fresh up. Might kick on with it this winter and it has specking in the betting.
Main Danger
12 Power Dream   F: 76X76
  B(6) W(56)
Hasn't been all that far away of late and it could be firing at the finish. Nice chance.
Next Best
11 Goboniego   F: 16X66
  B(5) W(56)
Getting warmer after two sixths placings this preparation. Drawn to get a nice run throughout and the odds on offer are worth taking.
Include in Multis
5 Mediterranean Star   F: 131X7
  B(4) W(58)
Better for the run last start and it should be the improver of the field. Double-figure odds on offer.
Longer Odds
6 Mount Midoriyama   F: 5138X
  B(11) W(58)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
 ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
Stable running well and it could figure in the finish.

Remarks

Another wide-open field here
race-image
Copper Mine has winning form

Results

Race Dividends
Win 13 $ 3.60
Place1 13 $ 1.60
Place2 14 $ 2.30
Place3 8 $ 2.80
Quinella 13:14 $ 10.20
Trifecta 13:14:8 $ 98.90
First4 13:14:8:15 $ 181.60

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
5, 6, 11, 12, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - TE RAPA TAVERN MAIDEN 1600
Time: 12:45 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
13 Caribbean Rose   F: 32623
  B(8) W(56.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Beaten again last start but it made up good ground late. Too good to go winless this preparation.
Main Danger
1 Kiwi Ace   F: 36X42
  B(10) W(58.5)
Nice effort to run second last start and that indicates a winning turn could be on the horizon. In-form rider in the saddle.
Next Best
2 Wild Like   F: 24343
  B(11) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Has been there or there abouts this season. Drawn wide but that might be the place to be. Worth including.
Include in Multis
8 Super Hoof   F: 2X7
  B(3) W(58.5)
 ( T-  Glenn Old )
Won
Dividends : $9.00 $3.00
Didn't quite kick off as well as expected last start. Good run on debut and that form should show up in this.
Longer Odds
14 Sheer Elegance   F: 45246
  B(4) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Madan Singh )
Drawn well and receives some weight off its back. Right in this.

Remarks

Huge maiden field and there's nice odds on offer
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Caribbean Rose is due

Results

Race Dividends
Win 8 $ 9.00
Place1 8 $ 3.00
Place2 13 $ 1.50
Place3 3 $ 4.30
Quinella 8:13 $ 14.70
Trifecta 8:13:3 $ 436.40
First4 8:13:3:2 $ 1536.10

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 8, 13, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - BOOK YOUR XMAS DO @ TE RAPA 1600
Time: 1:17 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Sultan Of Swing   F: 07702
  B(3) W(59.5)
Won
Dividends : $8.50 $3.00
Indicated a return to winning form isn't far off last start. Has plenty of ability and it can score a long overdue win.
Main Danger
9 Aligns With Me   F: 5X412
  B(11) W(54)
Placed
Dividend : $1.10
Got the job done nicely two back and wasn't far off them when second last start. Nice and light in the weights and is worth including.
Next Best
8 Crafty Jess   F: 3X512
  B(5) W(54)
Looks a nice type for the winter and comes into this with good form. 54kg on the back and every chance of beating this field.
Include in Multis
3 Bee Tee Junior   F: 355X4
  B(9) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
Just behind the winners recently and it could improve nicely with the fitness under its belt. Right in this with luck.
Longer Odds
7 Athena Baby   F: 0636X
  B(12) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
 ( T-  John Bell )
Has a placing fresh up in the past and shouldn't be overlooked in these conditions.

Remarks

No last start winners but it should be a competitive race
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Stick with Sultan of Swing

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 8.50
Place1 2 $ 3.00
Place2 9 $ 1.10
Place3 5 $ 3.10
Quinella 2:9 $ 14.50
Trifecta 2:9:5 $ 260.00
First4 2:9:5:11 $ 3388.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 7, 8, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - FOSTERS CONSTRUCTION 2100
Time: 1:53 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
10 Mamba   F: X2427
  B(4) W(57)
Placed
Dividend : $2.90
A touch disappointing last time out but it's better than that. Good placings prior and it should land into a good position and fight well.
Main Danger
8 Yatima   F: 0X412
  B(12) W(57.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Recent winner and backed that up with a good placing last start. Tough draw but has time to find cover over 2100m.
Next Best
2 Bak Da Master   F: 25X62
  B(10) W(59.5)
Battled on nicely when last presented and there's little wrong with that form. Tough draw but it should settle off the pace and work home well.
Include in Multis
5 Mighty Aslan   F: 32941
  B(11) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Sam Spratt )
Scored well last start and winning form should be good form in this. Nice odds on offer for a form runner.
Longer Odds
4 In A Minute   F: 235X3
  B(2) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Another runner at nice odds. Nothing wrong with its placing last start so consider here.

Remarks

Huge field and another big value market
race-image
Mamba could pounce

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 6.00
Place1 9 $ 2.20
Place2 8 $ 1.70
Place3 10 $ 2.90
Quinella 8:9 $ 12.10
Trifecta 9:8:10 $ 182.70
First4 9:8:10:2 $ 877.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 5, 8, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - BECOME A WAIKATO RACING CLUB MEMBER 2200
Time: 2:28 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
2 Cossack Warrior   F: 49311
  B(9) W(57.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Comes into this after posting back-to-back wins and that's going to be top form. Drawn awkwardly but it should be going close.
Main Danger
5 Elle Eye Are   F: X4461
  B(5) W(54.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Capped off some solid form with a win last time out. Gets in light weight only 54.5kg and that could give it an edge over many of these.
Next Best
6 Ali Baba   F: 47X02
  B(7) W(54.5)
 ( J-  Eilish McCall )
Returned to form with a last-start placing. 4kg comes off which takes it down to 50.5kg. Worth including on that alone.
Include in Multis
3 Al Haram   F: 62827
  B(4) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
Mixing its form but has quality when right. Needs to win shortly but it has been specked in from double-figure odds.
Longer Odds
1 Jochen Rindt   F: 4X008
  B(3) W(61)
 ( T-  Terry Wenn )
Has class and gets in with a claim. Chance.

Remarks

A more compact market with some well-backed types
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Cossack Warrior is in form

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 6.00
Place1 9 $ 1.70
Place2 2 $ 1.50
Place3 5 $ 1.50
Quinella 2:9 $ 6.70
Trifecta 9:2:5 $ 41.50
First4 9:2:5:11 $ 290.60
Treble 2/9/9 $ 301.10

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R6 (2) Cossack Warrior(5) Elle Eye Are
R7 (2) Bevan Street(11) Pitch And Switch (14) Wild Seas
R8 (12) Recollect(13) Hi I'm Nikkita (15) Pierina
R9 (3) Effervescent(4) Lock It In (11) Manhattan Flame (15) Red Senna
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

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 7 - DISTINCTION HOTEL 1200
Time: 3:03 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Bevan Street   F: 245X6
  B(5) W(60.5)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Did enough fresh up to be considered a winning chance in this. Nice odds on offer and the talent is there for this runner.
Main Danger
11 Pitch And Switch   F: 15233
  B(2) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
Nice win five back and it has threatened to win again in four runs since. Best-suited here and it will get its chance to win.
Next Best
14 Wild Seas   F: 21015
  B(7) W(56.5)
Hit the line nicely for fifth last start. Gets in well on the weights and it can't be left out. Has won twice from its last four.
Include in Multis
12 Fancy More   F: 401X9
  B(13) W(57)
Placed
Dividend : $3.00
Better than what it showed last start and improvement is expected. Good win to close its campaign when last in work.
Longer Odds
4 Trueman   F: 0523X
  B(9) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
 ( T-  K & B Kelso )
Could hit the ground running this prep.

Remarks

Each-way all day type of race
race-image
Bevan Street is a value chance

Results

Race Dividends
Win 15 $ 12.50
Place1 15 $ 3.60
Place2 12 $ 3.00
Place3 5 $ 4.50
Quinella 12:15 $ 54.40
Trifecta 15:12:5 $ 1917.70
First4 15:12:5:3 $ 3497.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 11, 12, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - HAMILTON WANDERERS LUNCHEON 4 OCT 1600
Time: 3:43 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
13 Hi I'm Nikkita   F: 30X11
  B(7) W(56)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
 ( T-  Gary McBeth )
Went through its gears nicely to score last start. Different circumstances here but it looks a nice winter type.
Main Danger
12 Recollect   F: 630X1
  B(8) W(57)
 ( J-  Darren Danis )
Kicked off this campaign with a win and it should get a nice trip throughout from the draw. Watch for it finishing off nicely late.
Next Best
15 Pierina   F: 29X42
  B(3) W(56)
Nice effort for second last start and there's no reason why that form won't stack up.
Include in Multis
7 Quantum   F: 0X761
  B(6) W(58)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Last start winner which can hold form. Another nicely-backed runner which is worth adding to the mix.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
19 Noble Star   F: 07741
  B(13) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
 ( T-  John Bell )
Placed
Dividend : $3.80
Last start winner which shouldn't be left out again.

Remarks

Quality form race
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Hi I'm Nikkita should go close again

Results

Race Dividends
Win 18 $ 22.20
Place1 18 $ 5.30
Place2 1 $ 5.40
Place3 19 $ 3.80
Quinella 1:18 $ 209.70
Trifecta 18:1:19 $ 5345.00
First4 18:1:19:6 $ 18475.80

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
7, 12, 13, 15, 19
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 9 - BREEZE WAIKATO 99.4FM 1400
Time: 4:23 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Lock It In   F: 8X6R4
  B(10) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Darren Danis )
Placed
Dividend : $2.60
Hasn't had the best of starts to its campaign but it could show up nicely here. Gets some weight off its back to help.
Main Danger
15 Red Senna   F: X7103
  B(5) W(56.5)
Good winner three back and returned to form when placing last start. Deserves attention so include.
Next Best
11 Manhattan Flame   F: 077X3
  B(12) W(57.5)
Returned to racing when running third last start. Always improves with fitness and the conditions will suit.
Include in Multis
3 Effervescent   F: 6420X
  B(1) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Gets the inside draw and that can be a positive at Te Rapa. Likely to push forward and give a good kick in the straight.
Longer Odds
2 Ottavio   F: 59986
  B(2) W(60)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
Better than what it has been showing recently.

Remarks

Open field to close the card
race-image
Lock It In... Eddy

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 18.60
Place1 1 $ 5.30
Place2 4 $ 2.60
Place3 13 $ 4.00
Quinella 1:4 $ 68.00
Trifecta 1:4:13 $ 1954.00
First4 1:4:13:12 $ 16187.20
Double 18/1 $ 215.70

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 4, 11, 15
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%