M4 Avondale – 18th October 2019

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M4 Avondale – 18th October 2019

M4: Avondale - 18th Oct, 2019

Start time:11:54 am
Weather:Cloudy
Track:Slow9

Overview

Big 10-race card at Avondale, following mid-week abandonments, leading into the weekend

Day's "Best"

R5 (11) Diamonds Galore

Best "Each Way"

R1 (3) Amusez Moi

Best "Roughie"

R10 (1) Ohceedee
  • Race 1 - TAB SPRING LOADED PROMOTION MAIDEN 1200
    Time: 11:54 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    3 Amusez Moi   F: 6
      B(12) W(57.5)
     ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.70
    Good at the trials before a nice debut when well backed. Will improve from the run and be a very competitive chance
    Main Danger
    9 O'Jessica   F:
      B(6) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
    Both trial efforts were very good and a solid debut is expected.
    Next Best
    14 Siracusa   F:
      B(1) W(55.5)
    Placed in a trial very well and should be competitive here
    Include in Multis
    10 Shotgun Sally   F:
      B(2) W(55.5)
    Won well at the trials on Dead ground. Heavy track is the only concern.
    Longer Odds
    8 Megeve   F:
      B(9) W(55.5)
    Won
    Dividends : $16.20 $4.60
    Trialed well and with the claim looks good value

    Remarks

    3 year old with plenty of trial talent
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    Nigel looks to have a promising colt

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 8 $ 16.20
    Place1 8 $ 4.60
    Place2 3 $ 2.70
    Place3 18 $ 5.50
    Quinella 3:8 $ 64.60
    Trifecta 8:3:18 $ 940.50
    First4 - $ 0.00

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    3, 8, 9, 10, 14
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 2 - AUCKLAND ALARMS MAIDEN 1200
    Time: 12:29 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    9 Wondering   F: 872X2
      B(13) W(56.5)
    Good runs last few starts. Seem to handle the heavy track and if she can get the right run from the gate I expect her to go close.
    Main Danger
    1 Ihu   F: 2245
      B(11) W(58.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.50
    Always consistent since his debut. Will go forward and won't be far away in the finish.
    Next Best
    3 Wild Like   F: 4346X
      B(4) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
     ( T-  Tony Pike )
    Showed promise that he would win one easy last prep and off that trial he could be in for a good prep
    Include in Multis
    2 Burton   F: 253
      B(10) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
    Placed
    Dividend : $4.20
    Good second on debut and both runs since have been good enough.
    Longer Odds
    6 Fraaj de Luca   F:
      B(8) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Wasn't bad in a trial versus race winners and looks the odds runner.

    Remarks

    Full field contest the second of the day
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    King Coleman picks up this ride

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 10 $ 7.50
    Place1 10 $ 2.20
    Place2 1 $ 2.50
    Place3 2 $ 4.20
    Quinella 1:10 $ 20.40
    Trifecta 10:1:2 $ 288.30
    First4 10:1:2:4 $ 4132.20
    Double 8/10 $ 74.20

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 6, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 3 - AVONDALE SUNDAY MARKETS MAIDEN 1600
    Time: 1:04 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    3 Malik   F: 27
      B(2) W(58.5)
    Won
    Dividends : $2.60 $1.40
    Just beaten on debut. Wasn't the worst in a strong race last time and will find this easier.
    Main Danger
    4 Glorious Dream   F: 3
      B(8) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.50
    Good run on Slow ground on debut and I expect him to run a bold one here
    Next Best
    2 Etch   F: 530X3
      B(3) W(58.5)
     ( T-  Steven Cole )
    Got ability and was good when third fresh up
    Include in Multis
    5 Triomphe   F: 630X3
      B(6) W(58.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.60
    Got home very good fresh up. Will be fitter but the track is a concern.
    Longer Odds
    1 Bayeux   F: 58X02
      B(5) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
    Good last start. Got ability and if he handles the track will be the odds runner

    Remarks

    Smaller field but looks to have some quality here
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    Malik looks hard to beat with the scratching of the favourite

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 3 $ 2.60
    Place1 3 $ 1.40
    Place2 5 $ 1.60
    Place3 4 $ 1.50
    Quinella 3:5 $ 6.40
    Trifecta 3:5:4 $ 29.00
    First4 3:5:4:1 $ 84.30
    Treble 8/10/3+ $ 319.70
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    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 4 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES RACE MAIDEN
    Time: 1:39 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    3 Angelica   F: 40342
      B(8) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Michael McNab )
    Got home well for second fresh up. Proven on heavy track and I would be disappointed if she is not in the first 3.
    Main Danger
    2 Ludus   F: 023X2
      B(1) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.10
    Good run fresh up. Some nice races at the end of last prep and if she handles the track won't be far away
    Next Best
    1 Livvy Lass   F: 56224
      B(5) W(57.5)
    Won
    Dividends : $3.00 $1.20
    Unlucky two back went a good race last time. Honest mare who Pam holds in high regard.
    Include in Multis
    7 Our Star   F: 72787
      B(9) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
    Good run four back on Heavy ground and could run a bolter.
    Longer Odds
    5 Hey Soul Sister   F: 58
      B(2) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
    Both runs in career have been ok and could be a chance

    Remarks

    Pearl bonus up for grabs here
    race-image
    Graham got a good chance in this

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 1 $ 3.00
    Place1 1 $ 1.20
    Place2 2 $ 1.10
    Place3 6 $ 5.90
    Quinella 1:2 $ 2.90
    Trifecta 1:2:6 $ 133.10
    First4 1:2:6:3 $ 337.00
    Double 3+/1 $ 7.50

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 5, 7
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 5 - 5 STAR HORSE TRANSPORT MAIDEN 1400
    Time: 2:14 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    11 Diamonds Galore   F: 2
      B(10) W(54)
    Won
    Dividends : $2.30 $1.30
    Made very good ground on debut and off that run looks very hard to beat in this.
    Main Danger
    9 Humbucker   F:
      B(2) W(56)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.50
    Very good at the trials and should be very competitive on debut
    Next Best
    7 Little Stevie   F: 837
      B(7) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Rebecca Scott )
     ( T-  Cydne Evans )
    Good third two back and was good last start in a strong race.
    Include in Multis
    6 Blew By You   F: 2520
      B(1) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
    Disappointing last start but prior form was very good.
    Longer Odds
    1 Louis Fourteen   F: 745X3
      B(8) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
    Nice run fresh up. Looks the odds runner who will improve from the run

    Remarks

    My best bet comes up in this
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    Diamonds Galore is the one to beat

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 11 $ 2.30
    Place1 11 $ 1.30
    Place2 9 $ 1.50
    Place3 12 $ 2.00
    Quinella 9:11 $ 4.20
    Trifecta 11:9:12 $ 30.90
    First4 11:9:12:5 $ 392.80
    Quaddie 10/3+/1/11+ $ 150.70

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 6, 7, 9, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 6 - WEST BROOK WINES MAIDEN 1400
    Time: 2:49 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
      B(1) W(56)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
    Won
    Dividends : $2.40 $1.20
    Got home well on debut when doing things wrong. Will improve from the run and the extra distance suits
    Main Danger
    11 Silver Lake   F: 62
      B(3) W(54)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
     ( T-  Lance Noble )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.20
    Lance rates this filly. Track is the issue but both runs have been excellent.
    Next Best
    3 Rising Renown   F:
      B(8) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
    Good winner at the trials when greenly and he is at decent odds.
    Include in Multis
    1 Secret Runner   F: 543X4
      B(2) W(58.5)
    Good run fresh up and if he handles the track he won't be far away.
    Longer Odds
    13 Surf 'N' Turf   F:
      B(6) W(54)
    Trials have been good enough and comes in well at the weights

    Remarks

    Last race before the quaddie
    race-image
    Stephen Marsh a good chance for the win here

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 6 $ 2.40
    Place1 6 $ 1.20
    Place2 7 $ 5.30
    Place3 11 $ 1.20
    Quinella 6:7 $ 58.90
    Trifecta 6:7:11 $ 210.70
    First4 6:7:11:5 $ 2588.00
    Double 11+/6+ $ 3.10

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 6, 11, 13
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 7 - PERFECTION PRINT IN AVONDALE 1600
    Time: 3:29 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    8 Quizzy Lizzy   F: 13041
      B(2) W(55.5)
    Won well last start on a Heavy track. Heavy track today and looks the one to beat
    Main Danger
    1 Creative Genius   F: 946X2
      B(1) W(59)
     ( T-  Steven Cole )
    Good second fresh up. Won a trial on heavy ground and if he handles the track can figure in the finish.
    Next Best
    3 Cherry Lane   F: 12176
      B(3) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
    Won
    Dividends : $4.10 $2.20
    Has been good over the winter. Been struggling lately but has her chance to get back in form
    Longer Odds
    7 Just Treasure   F: 12615
      B(4) W(55.5)
    Fresh up but should get through the ground.

    Remarks

    First leg of the quaddie
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    Quizzy Lizzy looks very hard to beat

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 3 $ 4.10
    Place1 3 $ 2.20
    Place2 6 $ 2.40
    Quinella 3:6 $ 12.10
    Trifecta 3:6:8 $ 66.00
    First4 3:6:8:1 $ 133.40

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R7 (1) Creative Genius(8) Quizzy Lizzy
    R8 (1) The Poormanzabeel(2) Double Happy (4) Tipical
    R9 (1) Aero De Paris(5) Goboniego (9) Fleurgundy
    R10 (1) Ohceedee(9) Mount Midoriyama (11) Trouble
    Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    Insufficient Runners
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 8 - AJC.CO.NZ 2100
    Time: 4:04 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    2 Double Happy   F: 92141
      B(1) W(58)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
     ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.10 $1.50
    Good winning on better ground last time. Looks a good stayer and well placed to win here
    Main Danger
    1 The Poormanzabeel   F: 50410
      B(7) W(60)
    Track too firm last time but was tough on heavy ground. No reason he cannot gain form in this.
    Next Best
    4 Tipical   F: 72541
      B(2) W(58)
     ( J-  Troy Harris )
     ( T-  Tony Pike )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.70
    Won in a highweight well last time. Handles the track and never runs a bad one.
    Include in Multis
    6 Franklin   F: 627X0
      B(3) W(57.5)
    Good stayer who gets through heavy ground and will be fitter for fresh up.
    Longer Odds
    3 Rocking Good Time   F: 01439
      B(8) W(58)
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.20
    Ran some good races on heavy ground before last start and should be the odds runner here.

    Remarks

    Interesting field with some promising stayers
    race-image
    Nigel Tiley has a nice stayer in Double Happy

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 2 $ 3.10
    Place1 2 $ 1.50
    Place2 4 $ 1.70
    Place3 3 $ 3.20
    Quinella 2:4 $ 4.90
    Trifecta 2:4:3 $ 88.60
    First4 2:4:3:5 $ 250.00
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 4, 6
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 9 - NEXT AVONDALE TRIALS 29 OCTOBER 1200
    Time: 4:39 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Aero De Paris   F: X2124
      B(5) W(60)
     ( J-  Troy Harris )
    Won
    Dividends : $2.50 $1.40
    Solid winner on heavy ground this prep. Unlucky not to win two back and was good last time. Looks the one to beat
    Main Danger
    5 Goboniego   F: X666X
      B(8) W(58)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    Fresh up and has good form on Slower ground to run well in this.
    Next Best
    9 Fleurgundy   F: 32100
      B(6) W(55.5)
    Won well on heavy ground. Since then has been on firm ground and back on heavy must be a chance in this.
    Include in Multis
    4 Way Above   F: 7X010
      B(3) W(59)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
     ( T-  Steven Cole )
    Made good ground at the trials recently and could run a good one in this.
    Longer Odds
    7 Call Me Bob   F: 79790
      B(9) W(58)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
     ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
    Struggling at the moment but can find form in this

    Remarks

    Top Pick brings the right form here
    race-image
    Aero De Paris looks hard to beat

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 1 $ 2.50
    Place1 1 $ 1.40
    Place2 5 $ 1.80
    Place3 12 $ 1.50
    Quinella 1:5 $ 5.10
    Trifecta 1:5:12 $ 31.40
    First4 1:5:12:14 $ 207.50

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 4, 5, 7, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 10 - TULLOCH CAFE 1600
    Time: 5:14 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    9 Mount Midoriyama   F: 44786
      B(5) W(58)
     ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
    Decent run last time when unlucky and could be ready to run to his best here
    Main Danger
    11 Trouble   F: 0X976
      B(8) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Taiki Yanagida )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.60
    Won a strong race on wet ground during the New Years. Been out of form so far this prep but in the right race to win this.
    Next Best
    8 Anatow   F: X4817
      B(9) W(58)
     ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
    Good winner on heavy ground two back and looks well placed on heavy ground.
    Include in Multis
    10 Splendido   F: 98163
      B(4) W(58)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
    Races much better last three. Track a concern but brings the right Good track form in this
    Longer Odds
    The 'Best Roughie'
    1 Ohceedee   F: X78X8
      B(6) W(60)
     ( J-  Troy Harris )
     ( T-  Steven Cole )
    Won
    Dividends : $14.00 $3.20
    Poor fresh up but back on wet ground could run a good race at odds.

    Remarks

    Final race of the day
    race-image
    King Coleman could win the last

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 1 $ 14.00
    Place1 1 $ 3.20
    Place2 4 $ 3.30
    Place3 11 $ 1.60
    Quinella 1:4 $ 53.50
    Trifecta 1:4:11 $ 569.80
    First4 1:4:11:3 $ 3103.20
    Double 1+/1 $ 12.70

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 8, 9, 10, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%