M4 Otaki – 20th October 2019

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M4 Otaki – 20th October 2019

M4: Otaki - 20th Oct, 2019

Start time:1:10 pm
Weather:Cloudy
Track:Heavy11

Overview

Plenty of rain has affected today’s track but some nice horses running

Day's "Best"

R8 (2) Tavis Court

Best "Each Way"

R7 (1) Armaguard

Best "Roughie"

R4 (1) Ruffy Rahtwo
  • Race 1 - AQUASHIELD ROOFING 1600
    Time: 1:10 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    4 Collinstreet   F: 211X1
      B(3) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.70 $1.70
    Was a bit of a surprise winner fresh up. Will be fitter and will handle the track
    Main Danger
    2 Hartley   F: 53711
      B(1) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Won his last two on firmer ground during the HB Carnival. May get away with a Heavy track in race 1.
    Next Best
    3 Toms   F: 411X7
      B(5) W(59)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.90
    Nice run fresh up. Will take fitness improvement and the heavy track should be ok.
    Longer Odds
    5 Beyond The Fort   F: 1121X
      B(6) W(58)
     ( J-  Dylan Turner )
    Talented mare fresh up who may handle today's track

    Remarks

    Very tough way to start the day
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    Collinstreet can win the opener

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 3.70
    Place1 4 $ 1.70
    Place2 3 $ 2.90
    Quinella 3:4 $ 9.50
    Trifecta 4:3:7 $ 130.80
    First4 4:3:7:2 $ 192.30

    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 2 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES RACE 1600
    Time: 1:45 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    4 Miss Woburn   F: 1
      B(1) W(59)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.20
    Won well on debut and should handle the rise in class.
    Main Danger
    5 Simona   F: 341
      B(3) W(59)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
    Won nicely last start and has wet track form when third on debut.
    Next Best
    6 Zena Belle   F: 54415
      B(2) W(59)
     ( J-  Holly Andrew )
     ( T-  Tina Egan )
    Won well enough in maiden and looks a chance in a 5 horse field

    Remarks

    The Pearl bonus may go off here with another race depleted with scratchings
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    Miss Woburn to remain unbeaten

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 10 $ 12.50
    Place1 10 $ 3.30
    Place2 4 $ 1.20
    Quinella 4:10 $ 9.30
    Trifecta 10:4:5 $ 68.00
    First4 10:4:5:6 $ 171.50

    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 3 - EL CHEAPO CARS RAUKAWA CUP
    Time: 2:20 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    8 Whatsup   F: 28763
      B(5) W(54)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
     ( T-  Kevin Gray )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.40
    Just missed at Hawkes Bay on the last day of the Carnival. Going well handles the wet and got a nice weight
    Main Danger
    6 Blackmagicwoman   F: 95913
      B(1) W(54.5)
     ( J-  Eilish McCall )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    This mare is in very good form. Dropping back in grade in her third at Auckland. Elish rides her well.
    Next Best
    5 Nitro Ted   F: 12744
      B(9) W(55.5)
     ( T-  Paul Pascoe )
    Been in good form during the Winter. Very good run in the Egmont Cup last time and looks well placed.
    Include in Multis
    2 Sylvester   F: 61626
      B(6) W(61)
     ( J-  Chris Johnson )
     ( T-  Sylvia Kay )
    Racing well and should get through the track. The weight will be very interesting.
    Longer Odds
    4 High Quality   F: 33555
      B(4) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
     ( T-  Geoff Haigh )
    Won
    Dividends : $10.70 $2.50
    Hasn't had much luck in some of his runs during his formline. Never runs a bad race and I expect the same again.

    Remarks

    Very competitive Raukawa Cup
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    Whatsup in very good form

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 10.70
    Place1 4 $ 2.50
    Place2 8 $ 1.40
    Place3 6 $ 1.80
    Quinella 4:8 $ 14.90
    Trifecta 4:8:6 $ 137.40
    First4 4:8:6:7 $ 2701.40
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 4, 5, 6, 8
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 4 - OTAKI MAIL 2100
    Time: 2:55 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    12 Jazamour   F: 14X36
      B(1) W(56)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
    Nice run fresh up. Wasn't the worst of runs last time and I think can win this third up.
    Main Danger
    2 Classclown   F: X2212
      B(10) W(59.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.70
    Form has been excellent this prep and won't be far away in this.
    Next Best
    11 Deuce Coupe   F: 97031
      B(8) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
     ( T-  Suzy Gordon )
    Won well last start but the big question is the real heavy track we meet today.
    Include in Multis
    8 Keep It Savvy   F: 90339
      B(5) W(58)
     ( J-  Robert Hannam )
     ( T-  Lisa Latta )
    Average last start but prior form was good enough to run well here
    Longer Odds
    The 'Best Roughie'
    1 Ruffy Rahtwo   F: 23440
      B(12) W(60)
     ( J-  Holly Andrew )
     ( T-  Tina Egan )
    Didn't get a run last start but prior form was good. Looks the value runner.

    Remarks

    Tough contest to pick the winner
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    Warren Bolton has a good chance here

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 7 $ 23.30
    Place1 7 $ 6.00
    Place2 2 $ 1.70
    Place3 14 $ 3.20
    Quinella 2:7 $ 34.80
    Trifecta 7:2:14 $ 929.10
    First4 7:2:14:12 $ 4124.10

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 8, 11, 12
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 5 - SUNRANS SPA 1200
    Time: 3:30 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    5 Straight Sets   F: 32484
      B(6) W(58)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
    Going good races. Track no worries and looks a good chance in this.
    Main Danger
    4 Desert Magic   F: 128X7
      B(2) W(58.5)
    Won
    Dividends : $4.10 $2.30
    Showed promise last prep. 990m race fresh up and will be better for the run.
    Next Best
    9 Floral Belt   F: 88548
      B(4) W(56)
     ( J-  Temyia Taiaroa )
     ( T-  Kevin Gray )
    Raced well during the Winter. Should get through the track and had a nice trial
    Longer Odds
    11 Dana's Prophecy   F: 9X90X
      B(1) W(54.5)
     ( J-  Madan Singh )
     ( T-  Geoff Haigh )
    Has performed well fresh up before so don't rule out.

    Remarks

    First leg of the quaddie
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    Rogerson brings this fella down

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 4.10
    Place1 4 $ 2.30
    Place2 1 $ 1.90
    Quinella 1:4 $ 7.60
    Trifecta 4:1:9 $ 64.70
    First4 4:1:9:5 $ 150.60

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R5 (4) Desert Magic(5) Straight Sets (9) Floral Belt
    R6 (6) Deerfield(7) London Express
    R7 (1) Armaguard(4) Times Ticking (5) Cover Drive (10) Zappeur
    R8 (2) Tavis Court
    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 6 - CAVALLO FARM & CHRIS RUTTEN BLOODSTOCK 1200
    Time: 4:05 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    6 Deerfield   F: 32010
      B(2) W(54)
     ( J-  Robert Hannam )
    Won well over 1200m. Struggled over 1400m but back in distance and should handle the track.
    Main Danger
    7 London Express   F: 12371
      B(1) W(54)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
    Won
    Dividends : $1.60 $1.20
    Very impressive winning last start. Quality mare who will love the track.
    Next Best
    4 Stradivarius   F: 5X419
      B(3) W(54)
     ( J-  Madan Singh )
    Good winning two back. Struggled in a strong Group 3 race and this is easier. Should get through the tracks.
    Longer Odds
    9 Salamanca   F: 75685
      B(5) W(54)
     ( J-  Eilish McCall )
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.80
    Nice run last start and could run a good race at odds.

    Remarks

    Good sprint field. Deerfield vs London Express
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    We have gone with Deerfield

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 7 $ 1.60
    Place1 7 $ 1.20
    Place2 9 $ 3.80
    Quinella 7:9 $ 8.50
    Trifecta 7:9:1 $ 67.40
    First4 7:9:1:12 $ 241.80
    Double 4/7+ $ 9.50

    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 7 - RIVERSTONE CAFE 1400
    Time: 4:40 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    1 Armaguard   F: 18247
      B(7) W(59)
     ( J-  Zinjete Moki )
     ( T-  Suzy Gordon )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.70
    Has been in good form during the winter. Should get through the track and at good each way odds.
    Main Danger
    10 Zappeur   F: 87782
      B(10) W(55)
    Making debut for Patrick Campbell but showed ability when with Stephen Marsh and was good second last start.
    Next Best
    5 Cover Drive   F: 070X3
      B(3) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
     ( T-  Kevin Myers )
    Good third fresh up. May find the Heavy track out of his range.
    Include in Multis
    4 Times Ticking   F: 18X6
      B(5) W(58)
    Won
    Dividends : $4.00 $2.00
    Not much luck fresh up. Looks like winning in short notice. Track is a big query
    Longer Odds
    6 Kotahi   F: X60X6
      B(11) W(57)
     ( J-  Robert Hannam )
     ( T-  Lisa Latta )
    Been disappointing lately. Trial was good and will be fitter for fresh up run.

    Remarks

    Some value with our top pick
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    Zinjete Moki only ride today

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 4.00
    Place1 4 $ 2.00
    Place2 1 $ 2.70
    Place3 2 $ 4.30
    Quinella 1:4 $ 15.30
    Trifecta 4:1:2 $ 269.10
    First4 4:1:2:5 $ 2233.70

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 4, 5, 6, 10
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 8 - VETS ON RIVERBANK 1400
    Time: 5:15 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    2 Tavis Court   F: 10222
      B(9) W(60)
    Won
    Dividends : $1.80 $1.10
    Will put him self on speed. Has a great record will handle the track and won't be far off them.
    Main Danger
    8 Platinum Volos   F: 44533
      B(7) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
     ( T-  Lisa Latta )
    Going good races. Not far behind Polly Grey last time in the grey race and looks good chance.
    Next Best
    5 Red Forest   F: 48018
      B(4) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Holly Andrew )
    Her performance two starts back puts her in the picture at odds
    Include in Multis
    9 Bring To The Block   F: X3456
      B(10) W(58)
     ( J-  Leah Hemi )
     ( T-  Shane Brown )
    Been racing well and should run home very well in this.
    Longer Odds
    1 Yin Dragon   F: 41765
      B(1) W(62)
     ( J-  Zinjete Moki )
     ( T-  Lisa Latta )
    Been racing well enough during the winter months and could be the odds runner on a real heavy track.

    Remarks

    Last race of the day another race with depleted numbers due to scratchings
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    Tavis Court is our best bet

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 2 $ 1.80
    Place1 2 $ 1.10
    Place2 3 $ 4.70
    Place3 13 $ 3.30
    Quinella 2:3 $ 17.50
    Trifecta 2:3:13 $ 164.90
    First4 2:3:13:5 $ 730.60

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 5, 8, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%