M4: NEW PLYMOUTH – 25 AUGUST 2018

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M4: NEW PLYMOUTH – 25 AUGUST 2018

M04: New Plymouth Races - 25th Aug, 2018

Start time:12:15 pm
Weather:OVERCAST
Track:HEAVY11

Overview

$100,000 stake for 0-2 win horses. Sales abroad on hold until after this. The Interprovincial is a Verry Flash affair

Day's "Best"

R5 (2) English Gambler

Best "Each Way"

R8 (6) Hard To Be Humble

Best "Roughie"

R6 (7) Irish Flame

Race 1 - ITM WINSTONE WALLBOARD (GIB) SC MAIDEN SP COND
Time: 12:15 | Distance: 1800m | Prize $30000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Black & crimson quarters, crimson sleeves & quartered cap
1 Charlie Horse   F: 34211
  B(6) W(59)
 ( J-  Dylan Turner )
Placed
Dividend : $1.30
Charlie is quite a Horse. Over-raced last start but too good in end
Main Danger
Red, royal blue sleeves, emerald green armbands, red cap
9 Sheriffs Daughter   F: 16432
  B(11) W(56)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Two-pronged attack on this race by Rogerson. She is the best chance.
Next Best
Claret,gold diamonds,claret,royal blue & gold hooped sleeves,royal blue & claret qtd cap
7 Quaff   F: 32523
  B(7) W(57)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Won
Dividends : $8.50 $2.30
Muscled up well on Riccarton road trip. With shade more luck would have won. Stipe Comment: Held up approaching the 300m having to steady and shift inwards to obtain clear running
Include in Multis
White, emerald green shamrock (b&f) & white cap
6 Wonderful Barbie   F: 51124
  B(8) W(57)
Laboured under senior last Saturday. Trainer taking weight off.
Longer Odds
Red, royal blue & emerald green striped sleeves, royal blue cap with emerald green circle
4 Party At Paroa   F: 04313
  B(5) W(58)
Charged past them in maiden, then rallied well on quick back-up. Rogerson sees need for sidewinkers

Remarks

Gear changes: Party At Paroa: Side Winkers on Belindabella: Blinkers off
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Dylan Turner

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 8.50
Place1 7 $ 2.30
Place2 1 $ 1.30
Place3 3 $ 3.50
Quinella 1,7 $ 12.00
Trifecta 7:1:3 $ 245.60
First4 7:1:3:6 $ 790.40

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 4, 6, 7, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - ITM UNITED STEEL 1600 RATING 65
Time: 12:45 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $27500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Dark blue, gold striped sleeves & cap
1 Kirkintilloch   F: X2001
  B(8) W(60)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Stunning return to form last start. No weight claim....cops the full 60kgs
Main Danger
Gold, navy blue cap
2 Locharburn   F: 4156
  B(1) W(58.5)
Up in distance on jockey's recommendation.
Next Best
Black, white & black circled mountain, chequered sleeves & cap
3 Foiling   F: X0271
  B(3) W(57)
Done nothing in 3 home track but starting to show far more maturity. 3kgs claim puts in the finish
Include in Multis
Purple, emerald green Maltese Cross, red armbands & cap
6 Miss Campbell   F: X0972
  B(4) W(55)
 ( J-  Mark Hills )
Big finishing third first race for new trainer. May yet deliver on promise of late winter.
Longer Odds
Emerald green, gold double V (b&f), black & gold striped sleeves, emerald green & gold striped cap
5 Senassy   F: 54983
  B(6) W(56)
 ( J-  Tony Allan )
Won
Dividends : $15.20 $3.70
Back on flat after undistinguished crack at hurdling. Schooling does have its benefits. Focus, fitness, fear of fences.....

Remarks

Gets my vote for weakest field of the day
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Nigel Tiley

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 15.20
Place1 5 $ 3.70
Place2 8 $ 2.50
Place3 4 $ 1.50
Quinella 5,8 $ 66.20
Trifecta 5:8:4 $ 463.00
First4 5:8:4:1 $ 1284.40
Double 7/5 $ 83.10
DBL conc 7/8 $ 26.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 5, 6
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - ITM THERMAKRAFT 1200 RATING 65
Time: 1:20 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $27500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Emerald green, purple band, light blue sleeves & emerald green cap
1 Middagurd   F: 4X332
  B(6) W(59.5)
Won
Dividends : $4.00 $1.70
Dropped back to 1200m last start and effort went up a notch on Riccarton raid. Well due 4th start this prep
Main Danger
Tangerine, steel grey braces & cap
4 Miss Lizzie   F: 32353
  B(2) W(58)
 ( J-  Darryl Bradley )
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
Very consistent...and hardy. Beaten in last bound last Saturday ,- not for the first time
Next Best
Lime green, orange & pink diagonal stripes (body & sleeves) & lime green cap
2 Ottavio   F: 52924
  B(1) W(59.5)
Cost $100,000, won $27,000. Only 4 but needs to get wriggle on to repay owners
Include in Multis
Pink, purple stars, black armbands & cap
10 Our Chloe   F: 32X22
  B(5) W(54)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Still a maiden but doesn't know it. Mum won 2, 8 placings...all in heavy ground.
Longer Odds
Royal blue & red diagonal stripes,(body & sleeves) red cap
8 Sky Hi Rahtwo   F: 21254
  B(4) W(57)
Been taken along quietly by Tina Egan. Won maiden here June

Remarks

Gear changes: Miss Lizzie: Ear Covers off, Tongue Tie on Goodnight Irene: Side Winkers off, Blinkers on Our Chloe: Nasal Strip on
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Kevin Myers

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 4.00
Place1 1 $ 1.70
Place2 4 $ 2.50
Place3 10 $ 1.70
Quinella 1,4 $ 15.20
Trifecta 1:4:10 $ 88.80
First4 1:4:10:8 $ 702.30
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 8, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - ITM MAKITA OPEN OPN HCP
Time: 1:55 | Distance: 1300m | Prize $35000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
Royal blue & white hoops, grey sleeves, royal blue & white quartered cap
6 Sleeping Beauty   F: X6012
  B(6) W(54)
The jockey couldn't buy a ride up to about a month ago, now he's winning them here, there and everywhere. Holds a one ride, one win record on her. Stable chasing black type.
Main Danger
Black, yellow Maltese Cross (b&f), red & yellow striped sleeves, black & yellow quartered cap
5 Art Deco   F: X1244
  B(4) W(54)
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Couldn't live with New York Minute here late July. Unpredictable at times but this is a softer challenge.
Next Best
Black, white chevrons, black sleeves and cap
2 Rosewood   F: 61131
  B(3) W(56)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Won
Dividends : $4.10 $1.40
Earned freshen-up after some gruelling runs. Looks a happy horse, says Taranaki trackman
Include in Multis
Black, silver kiwi (b&f), black sleeves & cap with silver seams
1 Scapolo   F: 57151
  B(2) W(62.5)
In the money but giving away too much weight to some smart horses to rate with confidence
Longer Odds
Pink, dark blue & pink chequered chevrons, hooped sleeves & quartered cap
9 Shellez Ace   F: 3X191
  B(5) W(54)
Course and distance winner this meet last year. Hasn't kicked on. Chance to make a statement

Remarks

Gear changes: Rosewood: Hoof Pads (Front) on Darci Mac: Blinkers off, Side Winkers on
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 4.10
Place1 2 $ 1.40
Place2 5 $ 1.60
Place3 10 $ 2.40
Quinella 2,5 $ 11.30
Trifecta 2:5:10 $ 107.10
First4 2:5:10:1 $ 434.00
Double 1/2 $ 9.60
DBL conc 1/5 $ 9.00
Treble 5/1/2 $ 383.10
Quaddie 7/5/1/2 $ 3836.00

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 5, 6, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - PLATINUM HOMES TARANAKI CHALLENGE SP COND
Time: 2:30 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $101000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
Oxford blue, steel grey sleeves & oxford blue cap
2 English Gambler   F: 221
  B(2) W(58)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
Put away maiden field by 10l last start. Won't get any favours in this but he looks a real pro to me.
Main Danger
Black & white stripes (body & sleeves), white sash, black collar & cap
6 Beltoy   F: 0X121
  B(13) W(57)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Has blistering speed. Drawn 15 but won from 12 in commanding fashion here last start.
Next Best
Royal blue, gold braces, royal blue sleeves, light blue armbands, royal blue & gold qtd cap
11 Ole Ole   F: 22341
  B(1) W(55.5)
Baker will have some second tier listed races in mind for her this spring. Price drifted - that's a worry.
Include in Multis
Royal blue & white chequers, royal blue & gold striped sleeves, royal blue & white quartered cap
4 Ujumpijump   F: X48X1
  B(7) W(58)
 ( J-  Bridget Grylls )
Stunning win fresh from 9 month break, beating the well bred So Wicked, a winner midweek
Longer Odds
Red, royal blue sleeves, emerald green armbands, red cap
14 Sure Bet   F: 75X1
  B(9) W(53.5)
But will it be a winning bet? Lived up to $3 price last start.

Remarks

Gear changes: Ujumpijump: Blinkers on
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 8.90
Place1 5 $ 2.60
Place2 2 $ 2.00
Place3 10 $ 9.70
Quinella 2,5 $ 23.30
Trifecta 5:2:10 $ 1357.50
First4 5:2:10:12 $ 9117.30

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R5 (2) English Gambler(4) Ujumpijump (6) Beltoy (11) Ole Ole
R6 (1) Inca Warrior(3) No Loitering (4) Batchelor Babe (7) Irish Flame
R7 (2) Verry Flash(6) Igraine (7) Time Bomb (10) Dark Princess
R8 (2) Wooden Edge(6) Hard To Be Humble (8) Where Are You (11) Century Miss
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 6, 11, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - ITM PSP 1400 RATING 72
Time: 3:04 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $27500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
White, royal blue triangle (b&f), sleeves & cap
3 No Loitering   F: 62213
  B(3) W(58.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Rested amid hot streak. Has forged strong bond with apprentice.
Main Danger
Black, white chevrons, black sleeves and cap
4 Batchelor Babe   F: 01615
  B(2) W(58)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Thrashed Manhattan Street here two starts ago. Took on stablemate next up and left the course with pride bruised. Back to winnable race.
Next Best
Pink, black hooped sleeves & sash, pink & black quartered cap
1 Inca Warrior   F: 22611
  B(9) W(60)
Winning treble not beyond him. Handled grade rise with ease.
Include in Multis
Dark blue, gold striped sleeves & cap
8 Mount Midoriyama   F: 23151
  B(5) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Jason Waddell )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
Fast becoming one of Tiley's winter heavyweights. Stepped up to R65 in style last start, now has to rise to another level.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
Jade, chocolate mountain & collar, jade river, dark green clover leaf (b&f), jade sleeves, jade & chocolate quartered cap
7 Irish Flame   F: 1800X
  B(4) W(57.5)
Won
Dividends : $5.70 $2.40
Not raced since summer but is very fit, says the clockwatcher.

Remarks

Stipe Comment: BATCHELOR BABE - Bumped at start. Lay inwards in home straight
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Danis

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 5.70
Place1 7 $ 2.40
Place2 3 $ 1.70
Place3 8 $ 2.00
Quinella 3,7 $ 18.10
Trifecta 7:3:8 $ 211.60
First4 7:3:8:4 $ 908.80
Double 5/7 $ 67.10
DBL conc 5/3 $ 12.20
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 4, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - ITM INTERPROVINCIAL CHALLENGE RATING 82
Time: 3:45 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $50000

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
King Country
6 Igraine   F: 15X11
  B(11) W(54)
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Classy import's earnings will just keep climbing. Hope the talent spotter has got a bonus
Main Danger
Auckland
2 Verry Flash   F: 12111
  B(7) W(59)
 ( J-  Rowena Smyth )
12111 - haven't seen a formline that sweet for a lower graded galloper in NZ for some time. Battling trainer is having the ride of his life.
Next Best
Manawatu
10 Dark Princess   F: 62171
  B(6) W(54.5)
Swept past them st Waverley. Truer measure of ability will be judged by her performance in this.
Include in Multis
Horowhenua
11 Mauna Kea   F: 31512
  B(3) W(55.5)
Won
Dividends : $8.20 $2.70
Apprentice did Ok job at Waverley but no need for a claimer today. Parkes has been aboard for all 3 wins.
Longer Odds
Hawkes Bay
7 Time Bomb   F: 36671
  B(8) W(54.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Grows another leg when lines up here. The bomb is ticking again.

Remarks

TABARD - slow away last three starts
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Bishara: Verry Flash

Results

Race Dividends
Win 11 $ 8.20
Place1 11 $ 2.70
Place2 6 $ 1.70
Place3 1 $ 3.40
Quinella 6,11 $ 17.90
Trifecta 11:6:1 $ 360.90
First4 11:6:1:10 $ 1547.10

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 6, 7, 10, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - ITM PINK BATTS 2000 RATING 72
Time: 4:20 | Distance: 2000m | Prize $27500

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
Orange, black sash, pink cap
6 Hard To Be Humble   F: 22946
  B(4) W(55.5)
Won
Dividends : $9.80 $2.90
12 starts here for 6 placings. Plenty of fight with Parkes in saddle two back. Gear change
Main Danger
Gold, light green diamonds, sleeves & cap
2 Wooden Edge   F: 98392
  B(9) W(60.5)
Nailed last start. Been out of form for while now. Japanese jock looks the man to dig him out of slump
Next Best
Red, royal blue sleeves, white armbands & cap
1 High Quality   F: 0X341
  B(5) W(60.5)
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
Gave apprentice his first winner. His 4kg claim will be appreciated again.
Include in Multis
Lime green, black seams (body & sleeves) & lime green cap with black seams
8 Where Are You   F: 03735
  B(2) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Shafiq Rusof )
Placed twice here but winless for year now. Trainer changing jocks again
Longer Odds
White, dark green band, sleeves & cap
11 Century Miss   F: 67943
  B(3) W(54)
 ( J-  Bridget Grylls )
Plenty of racing in short time but not begging for a break.

Remarks

Gear changes: Hard To Be Humble: Blinkers on
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Parkes

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 9.80
Place1 6 $ 2.90
Place2 1 $ 2.50
Place3 10 $ 3.20
Place6 1,4,10/2,5,10/2,5,10/3,7,8/1,6 $ 85.90
Pick6 1/2/5/7/11/6 $ 0.00
Quinella 1,6 $ 37.20
Trifecta 6:1:10 $ 741.30
First4 6:1:10:8 $ 7999.10
Double 11/6 $ 59.00
DBL conc 11/1 $ 23.80
Treble 7/11/6 $ 966.20
Quaddie 5/7/11/6 $ 9176.10

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 6, 8, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%