M4 Ruakaka – 15th November 2019

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M4 Ruakaka – 15th November 2019

M4: Ruakaka - 15th Nov, 2019

Start time:12:20 pm
Weather:Fine
Track:Dead4

Overview

Some nice types throughout this upper North Island card

Day's "Best"

R4 (9) Kaareraway

Best "Each Way"

R8 (7) Contrary Mary

Best "Roughie"

R6 (7) Hvar
  • Race 1 - LED MEDIA SOLUTIONS MAIDEN 1600
    Time: 12:20 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    2 Ocean Star   F: X9X84
      B(5) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
    Much better run when fourth last time out. Has been well-backed to win and the stable is firing. Good chance in this.
    Main Danger
    9 Hail Damage   F:
      B(8) W(55)
    Has solid trial form and the progeny of Reliable Man are going very nicely. Light weight and every chance of winning on debut.
    Next Best
    4 Red Rushin   F:
      B(2) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Chris Dell )
    Has a trial win to boast and although not beautifully bred, it could go well on debut. Each-way odds on offer.
    Include in Multis
    7 Sacred Lae   F: 9X
      B(6) W(57)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Won
    Dividends : $7.50 $2.30
    Should be better than what it showed on debut. Trained on the track so consider.
    Longer Odds
    8 Our Star   F: 78756
      B(3) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
    Battled last start but improvement is expected.

    Remarks

    Good form should come out of this race
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    Ocean Star should run well

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 7 $ 7.50
    Place1 7 $ 2.30
    Place2 6 $ 2.10
    Place3 3 $ 3.10
    Quinella 6:7 $ 25.60
    Trifecta 7:6:3 $ 262.40
    First4 7:6:3:8 $ 2009.80

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 4, 7, 8, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 2 - LION RED MAIDEN 1200
    Time: 12:55 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Here Comes Faffy   F: X422X
      B(3) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Chris Dell )
    Looked good last season when running second at its last two starts. Drawn well here and it could show early speed and kick strongly.
    Main Danger
    2 Lord Polonius   F: 8228X
      B(1) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Andrew Calder )
    Trained on the track and it has been the best-backed runner in the field. Inside draw is ideal and we're confident of its chances.
    Next Best
    5 Quick Preview   F: X967X
      B(2) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
    Won
    Dividends : $6.30 $2.70
    Didn't quite let down as expected when last in work. Drawn nicely and a much-improved run should be on the cards.
    Include in Multis
    3 Cheers And Cheers   F: 0X9X
      B(4) W(58.5)
     ( T-  J & B Vance )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.10
    Has done nothing to date but it comes back from Hong Kong. Would need to have shown something at home to warrant the betting move. Chance.
    Longer Odds
      B(6) W(55)
    Could live up to its name. Chance.

    Remarks

    Plenty of money coming for multiple runners
    race-image
    Faffy has upside

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 5 $ 6.30
    Place1 5 $ 2.70
    Place2 3 $ 2.10
    Quinella 3:5 $ 13.60
    Trifecta 5:3:2 $ 107.50
    First4 5:3:2:1 $ 147.20
    Double 7/5 $ 35.30
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


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

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    7 Our Stilettos   F:
      B(4) W(55.5)
    Should only get better with time but it has already shown ability at the trials. Locally-trained runner with massive upside.
    Main Danger
    1 My World   F: 2X
      B(5) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.00
    Race experience helps after running second on debut. Drawn well here and we're expecting another tidy effort. Has been well backed.
    Next Best
    10 Sils Maria   F:
      B(6) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Andrew Calder )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.70
    Bred to show early speed and it could run well at each-way odds. Watch for any late betting moves with this runner.
    Include in Multis
      B(8) W(57.5)
     ( T-  Steven Cole )
    Has shown form at the trials and it could be good enough to take this out. Just needs luck from a tricky draw.
    Longer Odds
    5 Tropic Thunder   F: 40X
      B(7) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
    Showed pace on debut so consider here.

    Remarks

    Punters should follow the form out of this race
    race-image
    Our Stilettos should go close

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 45.30
    Place1 4 $ 6.90
    Place2 1 $ 1.00
    Place3 10 $ 1.70
    Quinella 1:4 $ 35.80
    Trifecta 4:1:10 $ 727.80
    First4 4:1:10:7 $ 2630.90

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 5, 7, 10
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 4 - ADAMS TRIMMER INSURANCE MAIDEN 1400
    Time: 2:05 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    9 Kaareraway   F: 35
      B(7) W(55)
    Won
    Dividends : $1.70 $1.10
    Sprinted late for fifth in good company last time out. That form should be very good for this and it's the short price favourite.
    Main Danger
    1 Five Fortune   F:
      B(2) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Andrew Calder )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    Tough field to cop with on debut, but it showed good speed at the trials. Well drawn and it could give the favourite something to think about.
    Next Best
    7 Spelterini   F: 643
      B(6) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Career-best run for third last start. Heading in the right direction and there is confidence in the market. Goes close.
    Include in Multis
    6 One Way Street   F: 03072
      B(9) W(56.5)
    Much better run last start and it has the experience edge. Could improve again and run another nice race.
    Longer Odds
    2 Forgetz   F: 066
      B(3) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
     ( T-  J & B Vance )
    Placed
    Dividend : $4.30
    Could pay to forget its form. Stick with it.

    Remarks

    Another maiden field with following
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    Kaareraway is a slick type

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 9 $ 1.70
    Place1 9 $ 1.10
    Place2 2 $ 4.30
    Place3 1 $ 1.80
    Quinella 2:9 $ 22.00
    Trifecta 9:2:1 $ 120.00
    First4 9:2:1:4 $ 467.20
    Double 4/9+ $ 107.40
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 6, 7, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 5 - WHANGAREI RACING TAI TOKERAU CUP 2019 2100
    Time: 2:40 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    3 Blackmagicwoman   F: 59133
      B(4) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Eilish McCall )
    Carries a light weight with the 52.5kg on its back. Nice win three back and it has been close since. Should be tough to hold out.
    Main Danger
    4 Transformer   F: 43X24
      B(1) W(54)
    Won
    Dividends : $2.60 $1.80
    Won't have to do much work off the inside barrier. Has good form on this track with five starts for three placings. Always a threat.
    Next Best
    2 Richie McHorse   F: 65X50
      B(2) W(58.5)
    Had little luck last start. Showed good form in some strong races prior to that. Past winner on this track so keep safe.
    Include in Multis
    1 Swing Note   F: 514X0
      B(5) W(59)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
    Disappointing last start but it's too good to drop on that effort. Better for the run and it shouldn't be far away. Chance.
    Longer Odds
    6 Uabasso   F: 24279
      B(6) W(54)
     ( J-  Ryoya Kozaki )
     ( T-  Cydne Evans )
    Placed
    Dividend : $4.70
    Always a threat with some luck in running.

    Remarks

    A field of six but it's an even contest
    race-image
    Blackmagicwoman could cast a spell

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 2.60
    Place1 4 $ 1.80
    Place2 6 $ 4.70
    Quinella 4:6 $ 14.40
    Trifecta 4:6:2 $ 61.30
    First4 4:6:2:3 $ 324.80
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R5 (2) Richie McHorse(3) Blackmagicwoman (4) Transformer
    R6 (1) Charred(3) Touch The Clouds (11) Reflection
    R7 (1) Hasabro(2) Jimmy James (5) Boogie Easy
    R8 (4) Mumms Jewel(6) Qiji Swordsman (7) Contrary Mary
    Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

    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 6 - FIRECO MAIDEN 2100
    Time: 3:15 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Charred   F: X5652
      B(6) W(58.5)
    Getting closer to breaking maiden grades after running second last time out. Should get a good run and go close.
    Main Danger
    3 Touch The Clouds   F: 72444
      B(1) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.50
    Should have won a race by now. Has run some nice races in defeat and it's only a matter of time. That could come here.
    Next Best
    11 Reflection   F: 37522
      B(4) W(56.5)
    Won
    Dividends : $4.00 $1.60
    Back-to-back placings coming into this. Nothing wrong with that form and the lighter weight is ideal. Goes close.
    Include in Multis
    2 Piggy Malone   F: 42452
      B(10) W(58.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.90
    Mixing form but has produced some nice efforts this season. Trainer has a good record on this track so consider on that.
    Longer Odds
    The 'Best Roughie'
    7 Hvar   F: 580X7
      B(3) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Andrew Calder )
    Better than what it has been showing. Include.

    Remarks

    Not much covering this maiden field
    race-image
    Charred has smoke them

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 11 $ 4.00
    Place1 11 $ 1.60
    Place2 2 $ 1.90
    Place3 3 $ 1.50
    Quinella 2:11 $ 11.60
    Trifecta 11:2:3 $ 62.80
    First4 11:2:3:1 $ 109.80
    Double 4+/11 $ 6.80
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 7, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 7 - RUAKAKA CHRISTMAS AT THE RACES - TUE 17 DEC 1400
    Time: 3:50 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Hasabro   F: 1340X
      B(7) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
    Disappointing last start but this an easier target. Likely to drift back and finish off stylishly. The class pick of the field.
    Main Danger
    2 Jimmy James   F: 420X1
      B(5) W(59)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    Got off the mark nicely last start and it could go back-to-back. Trained on the track and that's a big positive. Must include.
    Next Best
    5 Boogie Easy   F: 68042
      B(6) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
    Won
    Dividends : $4.10 $2.20
    Encouraging effort last start and it runs at a nice weight. Confidence in the market so stick with it.
    Include in Multis
    3 Fluorobus   F: 254X0
      B(4) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Andrew Calder )
    Didn't show much fresh up but punters should be expecting quick improvement. Has two placings on this track.
    Longer Odds
    4 Alberation   F: 010X0
      B(2) W(57.5)
     ( T-  Steven Cole )
    Can cause an upset and the odds appeal.

    Remarks

    Small field but it looks a good race
    race-image
    Hasabro is a classy type

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 5 $ 4.10
    Place1 5 $ 2.20
    Place2 2 $ 1.80
    Quinella 2:5 $ 4.70
    Trifecta 5:2:7 $ 63.80
    First4 5:2:7:3 $ 135.80

    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 8 - INTERISLANDER SUMMER FESTIVAL RUAKAKA RACES 1200
    Time: 4:25 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    7 Contrary Mary   F: 1X
      B(5) W(57)
     ( J-  Andrew Calder )
    Did it nicely on debut before being put out to spell. That's usually a good sign and it could make a winning return.
    Main Danger
    6 Qiji Swordsman   F: 219X
      B(8) W(57.5)
     ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
    Nice effort to score two back, before facing a tough field last start. Could return in fine style and push many of these.
    Next Best
    4 Mumms Jewel   F: 15756
      B(10) W(58)
    Won
    Dividends : $4.10 $1.70
    Just needs to find a half-length to be competitive. Has the ability and some luck from out wide wouldn't go astray. Include for value.
    Include in Multis
    3 You're Welcome   F: 15X0
      B(9) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
    Stable is on fire and it's much better than what it showed fresh up. Expect quick improvement here.
    Longer Odds
    10 Tappy's One   F: 0X9X9
      B(4) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Sam Spratt )
    Chance with improvement. Nice odds.

    Remarks

    One of the better fields of the day
    race-image
    Contrary Mary was a good debut winner

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 4.10
    Place1 4 $ 1.70
    Place2 2 $ 2.20
    Place3 11 $ 4.90
    Quinella 2:4 $ 13.90
    Trifecta 4:2:11 $ 459.80
    First4 4:2:11:3 $ 3530.70
    Double 5/4+ $ 14.60

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    3, 4, 6, 7, 10
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%