M4 Trentham – 11th January 2020

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M4 Trentham – 11th January 2020

M4: Trentham - 11th Jan, 2020

Start time:12:45 pm
Weather:Fine
Track:Good3

Overview

Group 1 Levin Classic runs on the quality card at Trentham

Day's "Best"

R4 (4) Tavi Mac

Best "Each Way"

R2 (1) Go James

Best "Roughie"

R6 (6) Sergeant Blast
  • Race 1 - GEE & HICKTON FUNERAL DIRECTORS PREMIER
    Time: 12:45 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    6 Our Hail Mary   F: 63X33
      B(10) W(56)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.00 $1.20
    Hit the line nicely last start after warming up late. The rise to the mile is a positive and it should be able to deliver here.
    Main Danger
    2 Creative Genius   F: X2423
      B(6) W(59.5)
     ( J-  Mick Dee )
     ( T-  Steven Cole )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.40
    Hasn't been far behind some nice types this season. Knocking on the door and Mick Dee is in good form. Goes close.
    Next Best
    9 Ritzy Sparkle   F: 44351
      B(7) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Has the confidence up after scoring nicely last start. Nicely weighted and it could add some value.
    Include in Multis
    3 Miss Contessa   F: 90255
      B(8) W(57.5)
     ( T-  Gary Vile )
    Loomed to win last start. Has talent but needs to start winning the odd race. Helped by the 2kg coming off its back.
    Longer Odds
    7 Hinepara   F: 62261
      B(9) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Darryl Bradley )
     ( T-  Josh Shaw )
    Stick with the last start winner.

    Remarks

    Quality field to kick off the card
    race-image
    Our Hail Mary is a good type

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 6 $ 3.00
    Place1 6 $ 1.20
    Place2 10 $ 4.90
    Place3 2 $ 1.40
    Quinella 6:10 $ 28.70
    Trifecta 6:10:2 $ 187.20
    First4 6:10:2:9 $ 969.30

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 3, 6, 7, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 2 - RACEFORM PREMIER
    Time: 1:20 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    1 Go James   F: 41011
      B(6) W(60)
     ( J-  Temyia Taiaroa )
     ( T-  Kevin Gray )
    Has broken through this campaign and kicked on with it. Hit the line strongly to score last start and the 3kg off its back helps.
    Main Danger
    6 Riding The Wave   F: X7230
      B(3) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
     ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.20 $2.10
    Has more promise than most of these but needs to start putting it all together. There is confidence in the market and that's a good sign.
    Next Best
    5 Kapinos   F: 10X31
      B(4) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
    Yet to run a bad race this season. Comes into this having won last start and it could handle the rise in class nicely.
    Include in Multis
    3 The Swiss Maestro   F: X0216
      B(5) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Michael McNab )
    Owns speed and looked good when winning two back. Found it a bit tough last start but this race is there for the taking. Include.
    Longer Odds
    4 Magico   F: X8522
      B(1) W(57.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.80
    Beaten favourite last start but it could lead them throughout with improvement.

    Remarks

    Small field but it's not lacking in quality
    race-image
    Go James is a value bet

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 6 $ 3.20
    Place1 6 $ 2.10
    Place2 4 $ 2.80
    Quinella 4:6 $ 11.30
    Trifecta 6:4:3 $ 74.00
    First4 6:4:3:2 $ 303.30
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 4, 5, 6
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 3 - WILLIAM THE PROTECTOR PREMIER
    Time: 1:55 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    9 Opalescence   F: 21
      B(1) W(55.5)
    Won
    Dividends : $2.80 $1.90
    Impressive winner at Awapuni last start. Should only benefit from that experience and kick on with it. Could be a stakes horse soon.
    Main Danger
    7 Wertheimer   F:
      B(6) W(56)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    This stable is firing with their young talent. Nicely bred type that has looked solid at the trials. Punters are getting value odds.
    Next Best
    1 Piaggio   F: 3L1X
      B(7) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
    Doesn't know how to behave prior to the start. Has had an interrupted campaign but it's classy at best. Good chance if it runs.
    Include in Multis
    4 Boomer Hill   F:
      B(5) W(56)
     ( J-  Michael McNab )
     ( T-  Steven Cole )
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.50
    Australian-bred runner that has done the job at the trials. Specked at each-way odds and that's a good sign. Include.
    Longer Odds
    5 Platinum Rain   F:
      B(4) W(56)
     ( T-  Lisa Latta )
    Could offer some value at the double-figure odds.

    Remarks

    Form out of this race will stack up well
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    Opalescence has upside

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 9 $ 2.80
    Place1 9 $ 1.90
    Place2 4 $ 3.50
    Quinella 4:9 $ 8.40
    Trifecta 9:4:1 $ 47.20
    First4 9:4:1:10 $ 174.80
    Double 6+/9+ $ 7.70
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 4, 5, 7, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 4 - WELLINGTON SEAMARKET PREMIER
    Time: 2:31 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    4 Tavi Mac   F: 11512
      B(4) W(59)
     ( J-  Jason Waddell )
    Won
    Dividends : $2.10 $1.30
    Lost no admirers when running second last time out. Could easily be unbeaten this preparation with a bit of luck. Top chance.
    Main Danger
    3 Satu Lagi   F: 24322
      B(9) W(59)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
    Had its chance to win last start. Continues to run good races without winning, but it could win for loyal punters here. Must be included.
    Next Best
    1 More Wonder   F: X900X
      B(5) W(61.5)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.40
    Punters will need to take a risk with this runner. Has the talent to win but needs to turn some fairly average form around. Capable.
    Include in Multis
    5 Sir Nate   F: 34506
      B(7) W(58)
     ( T-  Lisa Latta )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.60
    Another runner which is better than what it has been showing. Chance if it returns to form of old. Good odds on offer.
    Longer Odds
    9 Ohceedee   F: 81351
      B(2) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Mick Dee )
     ( T-  Steven Cole )
    In form and could be the underrated type.

    Remarks

    Talented and even betting field
    race-image
    Tavi Mac is a top chance

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 2.10
    Place1 4 $ 1.30
    Place2 1 $ 2.40
    Place3 5 $ 2.60
    Quinella 1:4 $ 9.40
    Trifecta 4:1:5 $ 96.90
    First4 4:1:5:6 $ 437.10
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 4, 5, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 5 - GRANT PLUMBING PREMIER
    Time: 3:06 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    9 Valmur   F: 73134
      B(2) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
     ( T-  Les Collins )
    Won
    Dividends : $4.60 $1.80
    Hasn't run a bad race for a while and the odds are generous. Confident rider in the saddle and that can make all the difference.
    Main Danger
    1 Waisake   F: X6005
      B(3) W(60)
    Returned to some sort of form when fifth last start. Has beaten better fields than this so consider at the price.
    Next Best
    2 He No Opilio   F: 03623
      B(4) W(59)
     ( J-  Chris Johnson )
    Always around the mark and it will loom to win at some stage. A patient ride from Chris Johnson could be enough to win.
    Include in Multis
    5 Hocico Blanco   F: 35534
      B(5) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
    Only needs to find a half-length to start winning consistently. Going well enough to give many of these a fright.
    Longer Odds
    6 Gerda   F: X9307
      B(1) W(58)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
     ( T-  Emma Davies )
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.10
    Owns upset claims and punters are getting good odds.

    Remarks

    One of the more even betting fields of the day
    race-image
    Valmur has a live chance

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 9 $ 4.60
    Place1 9 $ 1.80
    Place2 6 $ 3.10
    Place3 3 $ 11.90
    Quinella 6:9 $ 19.80
    Trifecta 9:6:3 $ 1279.50
    First4 9:6:3:2 $ 3499.60
    Double 4+/9+ $ 8.80

    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 6 - BARNESWOOD FARM TRENTHAM STAKES (G3)
    Time: 3:41 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    7 Masetto   F: X2132
      B(1) W(55)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    Continues to run good races and that was an impressive win three back. Hasn't lost any admirers since and it has drawn to get every chance.
    Main Danger
    3 Fiscal Fantasy   F: 30172
      B(3) W(55)
     ( J-  Leith Innes )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.40
    A touch short in the betting but is a leading win chance. Coming off a big run at Group 1 level and it's well-weighted considering. Must be included.
    Next Best
    2 Dolcetto   F: 34483
      B(6) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
     ( T-  Sylvia Kay )
    Has indicated that a win isn't far away. Wouldn't mind some rain to come but it has the talent to win. Wouldn't overlook its chances.
    Include in Multis
    11 Artiste   F: 38616
      B(12) W(53)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Wasn't suited by the pace of the race last start. Light weight danger with only 53kg on its back.
    Longer Odds
    The 'Best Roughie'
    6 Sergeant Blast   F: 74182
      B(10) W(55)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
     ( T-  Sam Lennox )
    Good enough to win at long odds. Add to value.

    Remarks

    Many winning chances in the first leg of the quaddie
    race-image
    Masetto has bigger plans

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 8.30
    Place1 4 $ 2.30
    Place2 3 $ 1.40
    Place3 7 $ 1.80
    Quinella 3:4 $ 9.10
    Trifecta 4:3:7 $ 80.00
    First4 4:3:7:2 $ 310.40
    Treble 4+/9+/4 $ 168.60

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R6 (3) Fiscal Fantasy(7) Masetto
    R7 (1) Harlech(7) Travelling Light
    R8 (1) Scott Base(8) Germanicus (11) Guillada
    R9 (1) Jewel Of Patch(3) He's Done A Runner (6) Maduro (7) Semper Magico
    Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 3, 6, 7, 11
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 7 - WOODRIDGE HOMES LEVIN CLASSIC (G1)
    Time: 4:16 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Harlech   F: 12122
      B(1) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Mick Dee )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.50
    Beaten last start but defied a slow tempo up front when rattling home. Lovely type in the making and it looks the testing material.
    Main Danger
    7 Travelling Light   F: 11131
      B(3) W(54.5)
     ( T-  Ben Foote )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.00 $1.80
    Won on its merits last start and it's going to enjoy having the light weight. Drifting on the tote but it should be pushing the favourite close.
    Next Best
    2 Riodini   F: X1112
      B(6) W(56.5)
     ( T-  Nigel Tiley )
    Not the biggest type running around and that could show up here. Showed great potential prior to that when winning three straight. Chance with slight improvement.
    Include in Multis
    4 Mascarpone   F: 42111
      B(4) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
    Another nice type in the making. Interesting running action but there's no denying its talent. Could make a nice stayer.
    Longer Odds
    3 Callsign Mav   F: 61272
      B(2) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
     ( T-  John Bary )
    Looked good early on so respect here.

    Remarks

    Lovely field where the form will stack up nicely
    race-image
    Harlech has a bright future

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 7 $ 3.00
    Place1 7 $ 1.80
    Place2 1 $ 1.50
    Quinella 1:7 $ 3.30
    Trifecta 7:1:2 $ 11.20
    First4 7:1:2:5 $ 69.20
    Double 4/7 $ 20.30
    Trifecta - Selected!

    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 8 - BLUESTAR ANNIVERSARY HANDICAP (G3)
    Time: 4:51 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    8 Germanicus   F: 42011
      B(9) W(55)
     ( J-  Mick Dee )
     ( T-  Danica Guy )
    Won
    Dividends : $7.70 $2.50
    In good form winning its last two and that form should stack up nicely for this. Gets in nicely on the weights and punters are getting good odds.
    Main Danger
    11 Guillada   F: 12612
      B(3) W(53)
     ( J-  Darryl Bradley )
    Two wins from its last five starts. Tough to overlook that form and securing barrier three is ideal. Should be going close.
    Next Best
    1 Scott Base   F: 74X37
      B(12) W(55)
     ( J-  Michael McNab )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.50
    Owns more ability than most here but doesn't always show it. Likely to settle back from the draw and hit the line nicely.
    Include in Multis
    12 Tinkalicious   F: 71253
      B(1) W(53)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Good win four back and has been knocking on the door since. Inside draw and only 53kg on its back. Tough to overlook that.
    Longer Odds
    9 Hinerangi   F: X6460
      B(8) W(53.5)
     ( J-  Richard Oliver )
    Capable of turning its form around. Chance.

    Remarks

    One of the better betting fields of the day
    race-image
    Germanicus could win again

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 8 $ 7.70
    Place1 8 $ 2.50
    Place2 4 $ 8.70
    Place3 1 $ 2.50
    Quinella 4:8 $ 122.20
    Trifecta 8:4:1 $ 1552.80
    First4 8:4:1:2 $ 5318.70

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 8, 9, 11, 12
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 9 - SUPER FENCE PREMIER
    Time: 5:26 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Jewel Of Patch   F: 540X2
      B(3) W(60)
     ( J-  Jason Waddell )
    Won
    Dividends : $4.70 $2.10
    Looks set to win a race soon but has been finding it hard. Good run for second last start and it should be able to build on that.
    Main Danger
    3 He's Done A Runner   F: 28X12
      B(15) W(59.5)
    Going to need luck from the draw. However, it's in good form this season with a win and a placing. Worth including at the odds.
    Next Best
    6 Maduro   F: X9314
      B(1) W(59)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
     ( T-  Matt Dixon )
    Will enjoy running off the inside barrier. Has won already this campaign and anything close to that sees it going well here.
    Include in Multis
    7 Semper Magico   F: X5291
      B(11) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Last start winner that could kick on with it. Requires luck from the draw but it could win if it finds a slot.
    Longer Odds
    5 Abbey Road   F: X0765
      B(6) W(59)
     ( J-  Opie Bosson )
     ( T-  Gary Vile )
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.80
    Improving steadily so include at generous odds.

    Remarks

    Another each-way field
    race-image
    Jewel Of Patch could get it done

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 1 $ 4.70
    Place1 1 $ 2.10
    Place2 11 $ 5.80
    Place3 5 $ 3.80
    Quinella 1:11 $ 43.40
    Trifecta 1:11:5 $ 841.80
    First4 1:11:5:6 $ 4765.90

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 5, 6, 7
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%