M4 Hastings – 29th June 2019

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M4 Hastings – 29th June 2019

M4: Hastings - 29th Jun, 2019

Start time:11:09 am
Weather:Cloudy
Track:Slow

Overview

Great day at Hastings with Hawke’s Bay Hurdles and Steeplechase

Day's "Best"

R2 (1) Jochen Rindt

Best "Each Way"

R5 (6) Master Lincoln

Best "Roughie"

R3 (8) Letmeby

Race 1 - HAWKE'S BAY HUNT MAIDEN HURDLE
Time: 11:09 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Revolution   F: 5X680
  B(4) W(68)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
A bit of confidence in the Paul Nelson Camp. Looked the likely winner on only hurdle run before nearly falling at the last.
Main Danger
1 El Fernando   F: X0247
  B(3) W(68)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
 ( T-  Mark Brooks )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Talented hurdler who has had 2 runs this campaign over sticks. Both very good runs and he looks a good chance in the first.
Next Best
2 Zartan   F: 57725
  B(7) W(68)
Another talented hurdler who was good for second two back. Good run for fifth in Manawatu Hurdles. Hamish gets on with him well.
Include in Multis
5 Animator   F: 98X07
  B(8) W(68)
 ( J-  Emily Farr )
Won
Dividends : $5.70 $2.10
Trial winner who has had his problems on the racetrack but if he can do things correctly with figure in the finish.
Longer Odds
10 Florence Ivy   F: 256X7
  B(11) W(66)
Another who I have been told is a talented hurdler. Has won a trial.

Remarks

First race of a great 10 race card
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Aaron Kuru can start the day a winner

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 5.70
Place1 5 $ 2.10
Place2 1 $ 1.50
Place3 4 $ 2.00
Quinella 1:5 $ 9.40
Trifecta 5:1:4 $ 96.10
First4 5:1:4:3 $ 353.50
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 5, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - BAY FORD NZ PUNTER OF THE YEAR OCTOBER 5 MAIDEN
Time: 11:39 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
1 Jochen Rindt   F: 00873
  B(2) W(68)
 ( J-  Emily Farr )
 ( T-  Terry Wenn )
Open class flat horse who was very good in Manawatu Hurdles. Back to maiden company looks the horse to beat.
Main Danger
2 Quaff   F: 43052
  B(7) W(68)
 ( J-  Matthew Cropp )
Just beaten last start at Awapuni. Emily Farr rode that day and riding my top pick but still a good each way hope.
Next Best
3 Zed Leppelin   F: 78252
  B(5) W(68)
 ( J-  Gary Walsh )
Very good run last start over the hurdles. Seems to have come up well and a win is not far away.
Include in Multis
7 Ali Baba   F: 7X025
  B(11) W(68)
 ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
Been well supported in the market and word is this horse is a very good hurdler.
Longer Odds
8 Cochise   F: X2240
  B(4) W(68)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
Won
Dividends : $6.40 $2.30
Was scratched from open hurdle a few weeks back and comes from an astute stable.

Remarks

Another race worth watching
race-image
Best bet of day

Results

Race Dividends
Win 8 $ 6.40
Place1 8 $ 2.30
Place2 5 $ 2.50
Place3 4 $ 4.00
Quinella 5:8 $ 28.60
Trifecta 8:5:4 $ 639.70
First4 8:5:4:7 $ 2084.00

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - TE WHANGAI ROMNEYS HAWKE'S BAY HURDLE
Time: 12:11 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Tommyra   F: 53316
  B(12) W(67.5)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
Very good winning the KS Browne hurdle and has been set for this race. Will like the Slow track conditions.
Main Danger
1 Laekeeper   F: 223X5
  B(2) W(68)
 ( J-  Emily Farr )
 ( T-  Simon Rees )
Placed
Dividend : $2.90
Top quality hurdler. Fresh up but had plenty of trials to prepare. Maybe a good each way bet at big odds.
Next Best
4 No Change   F: X1054
  B(11) W(65)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Won
Dividends : $6.80 $2.40
Coming up well leading into this. Both hurdle starts this prep have been good and peaking today. Placed in race last year.
Include in Multis
14 Woodsman   F: 97017
  B(3) W(65)
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
Good flat galloper who was very good winning his debut jump start.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
8 Letmeby   F: X5702
  B(9) W(65)
Veey good behind Tommyra last start. Should find the track ok and the value in this.

Remarks

One of the features Hawke’s Bay Hurdles.
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Tommyra been set for this race

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 6.80
Place1 4 $ 2.40
Place2 14 $ 2.20
Place3 1 $ 2.90
Quinella 4:14 $ 15.20
Trifecta 4:14:1 $ 215.10
First4 4:14:1:5 $ 1306.50
Treble 5/8/4 $ 425.20
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 8, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - TREMAINS STARTING GATES 2100
Time: 12:46 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Strolling Vagabond   F: 83733
  B(1) W(54)
 ( J-  Madan Singh )
Placed
Dividend : $2.10
Been good her last three. Usually holds her form and try’s right to the line.
Main Danger
6 The Heiress   F: X0066
  B(7) W(54)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Been going better than the form reads. Both last two runs have been good enough and may like todays track conditions
Next Best
2 Dr Watson   F: X0221
  B(5) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
 ( T-  Sylvia Kay )
Racing very well. Surprise winner over 1200 last time to give Bridie Ansell first winner. Will be in the finish today.
Include in Multis
3 Sylvester   F: X2316
  B(4) W(56)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
 ( T-  Sylvia Kay )
Won
Dividends : $4.00 $2.20
Very consistent very good run last start over 1600. Should find the track perfect.
Longer Odds
1 Kaharau   F: 377X0
  B(2) W(60)
 ( J-  Holly Andrew )
Didn’t do much fresh up but will improve from the run.

Remarks

Tough open handicap with small in numbers
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Strolling Vagabond can hold off the Kay pair

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 4.00
Place1 3 $ 2.20
Place2 4 $ 2.10
Quinella 3:4 $ 10.30
Trifecta 3:4:6 $ 59.10
First4 3:4:6:5 $ 264.90
Double 4/3 $ 20.40
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 5 - BIRCHLEIGH POLO CLUB 2200
Time: 1:17 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
6 Master Lincoln   F: 86327
  B(12) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Darryl Bradley )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Struggled in the heavy mud at Wanganui. Form prior very good and he looks a good each way bet.
Main Danger
9 Mamba   F: 24273
  B(6) W(57)
 ( J-  Holly Andrew )
Very consistent racing very well and another top run is expected.
Next Best
1 Bak Da Master   F: 5X624
  B(15) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
Placed
Dividend : $2.30
Another who is racing well. Fourth up should be very fit. Wide draw is a concern but if she gets a good run can run well.
Include in Multis
3 Leading Role   F: X9753
  B(1) W(59)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
 ( T-  Gary Vile )
Good run last start. Robbie gets on with this horse well and the improved track from recent racing should suit.
Longer Odds
8 Ave Maria   F: X3163
  B(5) W(57)
 ( J-  Reese Jones )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Racing well enough. Should like the improved track and Reese Jones could bring the best out of this mare.

Remarks

Even betting field
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Lisa Latta saddles up my top pick

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 5.30
Place1 5 $ 2.20
Place2 1 $ 2.30
Place3 12 $ 3.30
Quinella 1:5 $ 14.30
Trifecta 5:1:12 $ 292.80
First4 5:1:12:8 $ 3241.70
Quaddie 8/4/3/5+ $ 801.20

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 6, 8, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - JUST A SWAGGER HB HUNT MAIDEN CHASE
Time: 1:54 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 It's A Wonder   F: 76143
  B(6) W(68)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
Won
Dividends : $2.90 $1.40
Top hurdler who was very good on debut over the big sticks. Slow track is no worries and Shaun has gone with this horse.
Main Danger
1 Zedace   F: X3932
  B(3) W(68)
 ( T-  Shane Brown )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Very good second in Manawatu Steeple. Aiming for his first win from 10 attempts over the sticks. Is the main danger to my top pick. Word is the Slow track will suit better.
Next Best
2 Eddie Gilbert   F: 0X662
  B(1) W(68)
 ( J-  Shaun Fannin )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Good seocmd last start over the big sticks. Meets a tougher field in my opinion but can go close.
Include in Multis
4 Mr Enthusiastic   F: 56F53
  B(9) W(68)
 ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
Racing well enough. Win not far away and the Slow track may help.
Longer Odds
7 Crackthegoodstuff   F: 2P4X0
  B(8) W(68)
Has she won ability over the hurdles and may transfer that to steeples.

Remarks

Maiden chase before the main chase
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It’s A Wonder looks one of the better best on the day

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 2.90
Place1 3 $ 1.40
Place2 9 $ 2.80
Place3 1 $ 1.50
Quinella 3:9 $ 18.70
Trifecta 3:9:1 $ 108.30
First4 3:9:1:5 $ 1003.60
Double 5+/3+ $ 12.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 4, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - AHD HAWKE'S BAY STEEPLECHASE
Time: 2:29 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Shamal   F: 13X11
  B(4) W(69)
 ( J-  Buddy Lammas )
 ( T-  Ken Duncan )
In solid form winning both races this season huge in Waikato Steeples and looks the one to beat.
Main Danger
5 Perry Mason   F: X9672
  B(2) W(65)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Won
Dividends : $3.80 $1.90
Very good at Ellerslie. Will improve from the run and the Slow track should be ok. Will be one to follow this season.
Next Best
6 Zardetto   F: X0432
  B(3) W(65)
 ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
Racing well. Good third in Waikato Steeples. 2nd at Trentham very good. Primed to run a big race.
Include in Multis
3 Chocolate Fish   F: 1X984
  B(5) W(67.5)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
 ( T-  Shane Brown )
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
Getting better off every start. Good run at Ellerslie first time over sticks this season. The Slow 7 is a concern.
Longer Odds
7 Kipkeino   F: 5X743
  B(1) W(65)
 ( J-  Shaun Fannin )
Game run in the Manawatu Steeples. Track should be ok and looks very good value.

Remarks

Main race of the day
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Shamal can continue his unbeaten record

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 3.80
Place1 5 $ 1.90
Place2 3 $ 2.20
Quinella 3:5 $ 9.40
Trifecta 5:3:6 $ 73.30
First4 5:3:6:2 $ 100.00
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R7 (2) Shamal(5) Perry Mason
R8 (1) Up 'n' Gone(2) Beauty Star (8) Kiwianna (14) Mamarella
R9 (3) Lincoln Hills(4) Hay Tiger (9) Skarloey (10) Tellyawhat
R10 (10) Boundtobehonored(11) Spring Bouquet (15) Pincanto
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 5, 6, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - BOSTOCK NZ SPRING CARNIVAL TICKETS ON SALE NOW
Time: 3:05 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
8 Kiwianna   F: 9350X
  B(1) W(56.5)
Raced in some very good company last prep. I was very happy with her trial and I think she is the one to beat.
Main Danger
2 Beauty Star   F: 82
  B(14) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Very good second last start. Awkward gate is a worry but watch fo him storming home.
Next Best
14 Mamarella   F:
  B(11) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Reese Jones )
This filly was very good winning at the trials a top debut run is expected.
Include in Multis
1 Up 'n' Gone   F: 22425
  B(9) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
Won
Dividends : $5.50 $2.20
Found the track too heavy last start but form was very good before that good chance.
Longer Odds
4 Powertaine   F: 2X74
  B(4) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Found the tracks. This prep too heavy back to a slow 7 may find his best form.

Remarks

Good tough leg of the quaddie
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Tim Johnson has a good ride to salute the judge here

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 5.50
Place1 1 $ 2.20
Place2 3 $ 3.20
Place3 9 $ 5.70
Quinella 1:3 $ 30.10
Trifecta 1:3:9 $ 1070.70
First4 1:3:9:2 $ 3732.00

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 8, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 9 - STELLA ARTOIS 1400
Time: 3:40 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
10 Tellyawhat   F: 488X3
  B(5) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Hazel Schofer )
Unlucky at Te Rapa could of been much closer. Will improve from that and I think looks a great winning chance.
Main Danger
9 Skarloey   F: 33X01
  B(4) W(57.5)
Won
Dividends : $3.60 $1.80
Easy winner at Wanganui. Is nearing peak fitness and Parkes is very confident.
Next Best
3 Lincoln Hills   F: 41421
  B(2) W(60.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Very honest on his home track of late. Very good winning last start and be interesting how he races away from Awapuni.
Include in Multis
4 Hay Tiger   F: 22X24
  B(12) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Reese Jones )
 ( T-  Glenn Old )
Placed
Dividend : $3.10
Very honest. Good fourth at Ellerslie on testing ground and will be better suited to today’s track.
Longer Odds
6 Midnight Story   F: 4X315
  B(10) W(58)
Racing well. Track too heavy at Trentham in a tough race. Good win prior. Will be forward and could be hard to pass at odds.

Remarks

Some good value on offer here
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Hazel might be able to get this horse home for us

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 3.60
Place1 9 $ 1.80
Place2 7 $ 5.70
Place3 4 $ 3.10
Quinella 7:9 $ 42.20
Trifecta 9:7:4 $ 646.00
First4 9:7:4:8 $ 8358.10

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 4, 6, 9, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 10 - "STOCKIES" DAY JULY 18 1400
Time: 4:15 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
11 Spring Bouquet   F: 717X5
  B(6) W(57)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Huge run at Te Teko last start. Looks the one they have to beat off that.
Main Danger
15 Pincanto   F: 32366
  B(17) W(56)
 ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
Placed
Dividend : $4.00
Didn’t handle the track at Awapuni. Does have a wide draw but can roll forward. Very fit and should race well.
Next Best
10 Boundtobehonored   F: 5FX14
  B(8) W(57)
 ( T-  Tony Pike )
Won
Dividends : $4.90 $2.10
Got a deserved win after some bad luck in races. Very good at her last start. Going to be one of the leading chances.
Include in Multis
1 Almo Street   F: 8X659
  B(1) W(60)
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Didn’t handle the ground at Wanganui. Form prior was very good and I believe he meets a softer field than previous starts. Will love the track.
Longer Odds
4 Chadsdale   F: X6500
  B(16) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Holly Andrew )
Got ability but hasn’t been racing well. Dropping in class and weight relief may be the trick

Remarks

Last race of a very good race day
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Tony Pike got a great chance to win the last

Results

Race Dividends
Win 10 $ 4.90
Place1 10 $ 2.10
Place2 15 $ 4.00
Place3 5 $ 3.10
Quinella 10:15 $ 39.00
Trifecta 10:15:5 $ 627.00
First4 10:15:5:13 $ 7219.70

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 4, 10, 11, 15
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%