M2: MATAMATA – 3rd February 2019

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M2: MATAMATA – 3rd February 2019

M02: Matamata - 3rd Feb, 2019

Start time:12:00 am
Weather:Fine
Track:Dead4

Overview

Stephen Marsh enriches today's meet. Without him it would have been a mundane day out.

Day's "Best"

R5 (1) Killin

Best "Each Way"

R9 (9) Moiras Town

Best "Roughie"

R7 (2) Guillocharm

Race 1 - GARLAND ENGINEERING MAIDEN 1600
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
8 Livvy Lass   F: 44230
  B(5) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Made ground but left her run too late special cond race Jan 1.
Main Danger
10 Shezathinka   F: 9223
  B(1) W(56)
 ( J-  Nik Bakar )
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Te Akau filly with a big finish. Worst effort was on debut when left breathless by smart pacesetter
Next Best
5 Keep The Cash   F: 3X423
  B(6) W(58)
Been running well and well supported too. Extra distance and Matt Cameron could produce the necessary
Include in Multis
11 Let Me Tell Ya   F: 43437
  B(2) W(56)
Looking like a Marsh-dominated starting with a placing from this fillly. She's still in Oaks hunt but hopes will be all but gone without a win.
Longer Odds
9 Avoca Willow   F: X4533
  B(11) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Darren Danis )
Won
Dividends : $8.60 $2.80
Reappeared after 8 months break barely recognisable from the filly who looked ordinary 2 runs as 2yo.e

Remarks

Stipe Comment: LET ME TELL YA - Raced ungenerously when being restrained for a distance passing the 1400 metres.
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Danis

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 8.60
Place1 9 $ 2.80
Place2 8 $ 1.80
Place3 10 $ 1.40
Quinella 8:9 $ 20.40
Trifecta 9:8:10 $ 152.10
First4 9:8:10:11 $ 395.70
Treble 9/10/2 $ 187.00
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
5, 8, 9, 10, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - BROADWAY MOTEL MAIDEN 1400
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
10 Kainui Rose   F: 23
  B(4) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Won
Dividends : $6.20 $2.00
Well bred frontrunner who has some real character when pressure goes on
Main Danger
8 Deels Done   F:
  B(3) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Placed
Dividend : $2.70
Dundeel-Marsh-Waddell....what a team/ Betting reflects confidence
Next Best
9 Ambitious Showgirl   F: 29056
  B(2) W(55.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Not raced Eulogy Stakes mid-Dec. Hopefully Richardson stable has been working on sluggish starts
Include in Multis
11 Dawnlight   F: 63
  B(6) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
Marked improvement on second run for 3rd.
Longer Odds
7 Saintly Way   F: 66
  B(10) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Troy Harris )
I would forget both runs so far. Luckless in both.

Remarks

Gear changes: Ambitious Showgirl: Blinkers off Markle (AUS): Blinkers on
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Hillis

Results

Race Dividends
Win 10 $ 6.20
Place1 10 $ 2.00
Place2 8 $ 2.70
Place3 9 $ 1.60
Quinella 8:10 $ 21.30
Trifecta 10:8:9 $ 124.30
First4 10:8:9:3 $ 998.30
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
7, 8, 9, 10, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - TUSCANY ROAD FASHION IN THE FIELD 23 FEBRUARY
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Quality Prevails   F: 26321
  B(2) W(57)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
O'Sullivan trained filly who overcame trouble for maiden win. Grylls on today
Main Danger
5 She's A Goddess   F: 3210
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Kept on changing strides - jockey pinpoints reason for last start defeat
Next Best
2 No Finer Pins   F: 24819
  B(3) W(58.5)
Won
Dividends : $4.10 $0.00
Locked into tight position Trentham carnival. In clear too late
Include in Multis
Insufficient Runners
Longer Odds
Insufficient Runners

Remarks

Stipe Comment: SHES A GODDESS - Rider advised had travelled well early to middle stages but had become unbalanced when changing legs entering final straight and had failed to respond once placed under pressure
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O'Sullivan

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 4.10
Quinella 2:5 $ 3.50
Trifecta 2:5:1 $ 14.20
First4 2:5:1:4 $ 13.90
Treble 9/10/2 $ 187.00

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
Insufficient Runners
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - MATAMATA COMMERCIAL CLEANERS MAIDEN 1200
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Speedy Meady   F: 2
  B(3) W(58)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
 ( T-  Jon Miller )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Three wide debut, finishing a tenacious second. Has trainer you can trust.... Waipipi Lad, Te Toro Pearl...
Main Danger
1 Monaco   F: 33234
  B(5) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Won
Dividends : $4.20 $1.80
A horse to love if you are a place six punter, frustrating as the minor prizes pile up
Next Best
7 Choulee   F: 437X2
  B(4) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Darren Danis )
Terrific run first time for new trainer. He has a top success rate with his small team
Include in Multis
Insufficient Runners
Longer Odds
2 Leaf   F: 2540X
  B(7) W(58.5)
Resuming .... showed promise previous campaign

Remarks

Gear changes: Speedy Meady: Nasal Strip on Willpower: Visor Blinkers off Cleverconversation: Lugging Bit off, Side Winkers off, Tongue Control Bit on, Shadow Roll on Arrivo: Hoof Pads (Front) off Kylie Bax: Blinkers off, Visor Blinkers on
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McCarroll: Choulee

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 4.20
Place1 1 $ 1.80
Place2 4 $ 1.50
Quinella 1:4 $ 3.20
Trifecta 1:4:7 $ 21.30
First4 1:4:7:8 $ 67.80
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
Insufficient Runners
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - PAPER PLUS MAIDEN 1200
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
1 Killin   F: 2
  B(5) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Placed
Dividend : $1.00
Marsh held him back since second in Wakefield Dec . Bit of a quality gap between him and rest
Main Danger
7 Bella Mente   F: 3
  B(3) W(55.5)
Won
Dividends : $3.60 $1.10
Good breeding. Derby winner El Roca out of speedster, who has gone on to produce some good winners
Next Best
3 Enrichment   F:
  B(8) W(57.5)
Matt cameron back in orange after Te Akau lost both Bosson and Shafiq Rusof. Very professional winning Jan 8 trial.
Include in Multis
2 Upalayer   F: 4
  B(2) W(57.5)
 ( T-  Steven Cole )
Made debut at Trentham. Perhaps should have waited, Scr Saturay and reserved for weaker race.
Longer Odds
10 Starring Role   F:
  B(1) W(55.5)
 ( T-  Glenn Old )
On debut, having won a trial in December - drawn the inside, an advantage

Remarks

Gear changes: Killin (AUS): Side Winkers on Upalayer (AUS): Blinkers on
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Marsh

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 3.60
Place1 7 $ 1.10
Place2 1 $ 1.00
Place3 12 $ 2.60
Quinella 1:7 $ 2.60
Trifecta 7:1:12 $ 39.70
First4 7:1:12:5 $ 333.40
Quaddie 10/2/1/7 $ 296.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 7, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - WRIGHTWAY BUILDERS MAIDEN 1600
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
10 Tantalising   F: B452
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Won
Dividends : $4.90 $1.60
Brought down on debut. Confidence shaken but not stirred. Continued to blossom
Main Danger
14 Spring Delight   F: 7232
  B(6) W(56)
Placed
Dividend : $1.10
Baker keeps unearthing young talent. Thriving over mile, but staying looks her forte, being out of a Zabeel mare
Next Best
6 Yes M'Lady   F: 022
  B(11) W(58)
 ( J-  Reese Jones )
Two placings over 1400m. Hard-nosed effort should ensure she gets a mile.
Include in Multis
9 Secretaria   F: 4X344
  B(5) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
In form stable getting good momentum with her this prep. Looking for more ground.
Longer Odds
8 Power Tycoon   F: 8
  B(7) W(58)
 ( J-  Andrew Calder )
 ( T-  Chris Wood )
Showed promise on debut and natural improvement will see it as a definite chance

Remarks

Gear changes: Magnolia Lane: Standard Bit off, Lugging Bit on
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Waddell

Results

Race Dividends
Win 10 $ 4.90
Place1 10 $ 1.60
Place2 14 $ 1.10
Place3 12 $ 3.90
Quinella 10:14 $ 3.50
Trifecta 10:14:12 $ 82.40
First4 10:14:12:9 $ 318.20
Treble 1/7/10 $ 56.60

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R6 (6) Yes M'Lady(10) Tantalising (14) Spring Delight
R7 (5) Paint The Town(6) Terra Firma
R8 (1) Comeback(2) Firefly (5) Griffin
R9 (2) Next Up(6) Amano (9) Moiras Town
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
6, 8, 9, 10, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - COMAG/FASTTRACK $5K ADDED STAKE 1600
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
5 Paint The Town   F: X6324
  B(4) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Has more ability than being a one win horse. Had six placings.
Main Danger
6 Terra Firma   F: 17532
  B(2) W(57)
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Foiled by nose last time. Under-achiever happy to keep placing
Next Best
7 Za Za Gabor   F: 028X1
  B(9) W(57)
 ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
Won
Dividends : $3.20 $1.50
Punched out to win maiden here/ Likely to keep improving
Include in Multis
1 Musical Blues   F: 10240
  B(8) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Darren Danis )
Brilliant on debut. 4th in Eight Carat since.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
2 Guillocharm   F: X0316
  B(1) W(59)
 ( J-  Vinnie Colgan )
Super late burst to win maiden. Can win couple more if well placed

Remarks

Gear changes: Terra Firma: Side Winkers on
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 3.20
Place1 7 $ 1.50
Place2 5 $ 1.40
Place3 6 $ 1.60
Quinella 5:7 $ 5.50
Trifecta 7:5:6 $ 49.10
First4 7:5:6:2 $ 156.40
Double 10/5 $ 4.40
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 5, 6, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - COLCHESTER ENGINEERING 1400
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Firefly   F: X3211
  B(1) W(58)
 ( J-  Troy Harris )
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
Back from spell seeking winning treble. All depends on level of fitness.
Main Danger
1 Comeback   F: 10263
  B(6) W(59.5)
Very erratic formline. When he's good he's very good. Chequered run Trentham mission
Next Best
5 Griffin   F: 579X1
  B(4) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Gingernuts' brother back in action. Te Akau says: should go well again with weight relief to 53.5kgs.
Include in Multis
3 Maltese Ruby   F: 47X25
  B(8) W(57.5)
Consistency not her strong point.Risky bet
Longer Odds
4 Danger Dee   F: 00664
  B(2) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Nik Bakar )
 ( T-  Jacob McKay )
Took first steps at fighting way out of slump last start

Remarks

Gear changes: Maltese Ruby: Blinkers on
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Harris

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 4.90
Place1 7 $ 1.90
Place2 5 $ 1.50
Place3 2 $ 2.50
Quinella 5:7 $ 9.30
Trifecta 7:5:2 $ 134.60
First4 7:5:2:1 $ 467.30

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 9 - K R BELL ELECTRICAL 2000
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 2000m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
9 Moiras Town   F: 03581
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
Stunning maiden win. No reason why she can't get another in a hurry. This is a very mediocre R65.
Main Danger
6 Amano   F: 79177
  B(14) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Very limited but taken on some talented types since blinkers helped him out to of maidens.
Next Best
2 Next Up   F: 0X001
  B(11) W(59)
 ( J-  Grant Cooksley )
With Close Up gone here's the horse to keep the Iceman in the saddle
Include in Multis
7 Elegant D'Oro   F: X6927
  B(1) W(57)
Te Akau: ''Barrier one and improved footing should enable top four prospects''.
Longer Odds
4 Roll The Dice   F: 186
  B(9) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
 ( T-  Chad Ormsby )
Won
Dividends : $6.80 $2.40
Gear change to get career moving again

Remarks

Gear changes: Roll The Dice: Side Winkers on
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Smyth

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 6.80
Place1 4 $ 2.40
Place2 1 $ 2.00
Place3 5 $ 2.40
Place6 1,4+/1+,7,12/10,12,14+/5,6,7+/2,5+,7/1+,4,5 $ 8.90
Quinella 1:4 $ 15.50
Trifecta 4:1:5 $ 194.80
First4 4:1:5:6 $ 701.70
Treble 7+/7/4 $ 316.20
Quaddie 10/7+/7/4 $ 1139.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 6, 7, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%