M4 Trentham – 25th May 2019

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M4 Trentham – 25th May 2019

M4: Trentham - 25th May, 2019

Start time:12:03 pm
Weather:Fine
Track:Heavy10

Overview

The NI Challenge Stakes is a quality race. Good eight-race card at Trentham

Day's "Best"

R3 (1) Collinstreet

Best "Each Way"

R4 (5) Trisha Lea

Best "Roughie"

R6 (3) Stumpy
  • Race 1 - EMBELLISH @ CAMBRIDGE STUD 1600
    Time: 12:03 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    6 Very Appealing   F: 05522
      B(2) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.60 $1.80
    It is very appealing here and has been knocking on the door with two second placings. Drawn well and it gets its easiest chance for awhile.
    Main Danger
    1 Greystone   F: 77553
      B(11) W(58.5)
     ( T-  Roger Allen )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.00
    Better effort for third last start and it has win claims in this. Drawn wide but that could be the place to be on the heavy surface.
    Next Best
    7 Relda   F: 93742
      B(8) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Chris Johnson )
     ( T-  Sylvia Kay )
    Improving with every run and much better when second last time out. Should be able to show something against this field.
    Include in Multis
    8 Bae Corp   F: 72464
      B(7) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
     ( T-  Ilone Kelly )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.20
    Might need to find a length to win this but it has each way claims in an even race. Include.
    Longer Odds
    12 Rusty In Rongotea   F: 68
      B(12) W(56.5)
     ( T-  Jeff Lynds )
    Might have needed some time to mature. Strips fitter for this.

    Remarks

    A few nice types in the first
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    Very Appealing could be exactly that

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 6 $ 3.60
    Place1 6 $ 1.80
    Place2 1 $ 2.00
    Place3 8 $ 2.20
    Quinella 1:6 $ 9.40
    Trifecta 6:1:8 $ 95.70
    First4 6:1:8:7 $ 116.50
    Double 6/3+ $ 8.40
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 6, 7, 8, 12
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 2 - ROARING LION NORTH ISLAND CHALLENGE STAKES
    Time: 12:38 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    3 Comeback   F: 21111
      B(6) W(59.5)
    Won
    Dividends : $2.40 $1.60
    Is progressing nicely this campaign with four wins on the bounce. Drawn to sit off the speed and kick strongly in the straight.
    Main Danger
    1 Art Deco   F: 364X2
      B(4) W(60)
     ( J-  Hazel Schofer )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.70
    Gets conditions to suit and 4kg coming off its back. Went close last start and it's capable of going one better. Just needs to win a race shortly.
    Next Best
    4 Dez   F: 3138X
      B(5) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
    Likes these conditions and it could run a good race in a fresh state. Specked in the betting which is a good sign.
    Include in Multis
    6 Midnight Story   F: 14X31
      B(1) W(54)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
    Last start winner with the inside draw and a light weight. Worth including and punters have specked it.
    Longer Odds
    5 Lucyinrio   F: 14084
      B(2) W(54.5)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Always just behind them but it's good enough to warrant attention.

    Remarks

    Some impressive types in this small field
    race-image
    Comeback could win again

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 3 $ 2.40
    Place1 3 $ 1.60
    Place2 1 $ 1.70
    Quinella 1:3 $ 3.40
    Trifecta 3:1:2 $ 32.40
    First4 3:1:2:5 $ 113.30
    Double 6/3+ $ 8.40

    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 - ALMANZOR @ CAMBRIDGE STUD 2100
    Time: 1:18 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    1 Collinstreet   F: 25621
      B(10) W(59)
     ( J-  Hazel Schofer )
    Won
    Dividends : $2.20 $1.30
    Capped off some moderate form with a win last start. Winter conditions are ideal for this runner and having 4kg off its back helps.
    Main Danger
    3 Red Cloud   F: 16567
      B(3) W(58)
    Overdue a win and although it will have to lump a big weight, it's more than capable. Has been specked throughout the week.
    Next Best
    5 Hard To Be Humble   F: 160X6
      B(5) W(57)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Was always going to need to fresh up run. Much better for that experience and it's another runner that has its followers.
    Include in Multis
    4 Cape Du Jeu   F: 06X09
      B(2) W(57)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
     ( T-  Gary Vile )
    Bred to be a good runner in the wet. Gets conditions to suit and the rider has been kicking home winners of late. Chance.
    Longer Odds
    8 Lovetokeephim   F: 0X608
      B(6) W(54.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.50
    Could be the improver of the field after some fair efforts this time in.

    Remarks

    Looks one of the more even fields on paper
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    Collinstreet looking to put two together

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 1 $ 2.20
    Place1 1 $ 1.30
    Place2 8 $ 3.50
    Place3 6 $ 8.30
    Quinella 1:8 $ 15.30
    Trifecta 1:8:6 $ 405.00
    First4 1:8:6:4 $ 1948.10

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 4, 5, 8
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 4 - WRC LIFE MEMBERS TRENTHAM GOLD CUP
    Time: 1:52 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    5 Trisha Lea   F: X0046
      B(7) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Madan Singh )
    Looks a nice chance now after needing some fitness under its belt. Showed its toughness last preparation and that should show up here.
    Main Danger
    4 Sylvester   F: 67X23
      B(1) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Chris Johnson )
     ( T-  Sylvia Kay )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.10 $1.80
    Knocking on the door after two placings this preparation. Inside draw and expect a nice ride from Chris Johnson. Include here.
    Next Best
    2 Duffers Creek   F: 68331
      B(6) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
     ( T-  Kevin Myers )
    Got a deserved win last time out and that might have instilled confidence back into it. Must include here.
    Include in Multis
    6 Regal Rock   F: X7103
      B(5) W(54)
    Has won and placed this time in. That's not bad form and with only 54kg on the back, it should be considered.
    Longer Odds
    1 Dr Watson   F: 385X0
      B(2) W(60)
     ( J-  Robert Hannam )
     ( T-  Sylvia Kay )
    Placed
    Dividend : $4.30
    Better for the hit out last start. Worth including at the double-figure odds.

    Remarks

    Five of the seven runners have been well backed
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    Trisha Lea could add value

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 3.10
    Place1 4 $ 1.80
    Place2 1 $ 4.30
    Quinella 1:4 $ 13.70
    Trifecta 4:1:3 $ 102.00
    First4 4:1:3:6 $ 461.50

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 4, 5, 6
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 5 - HANLEY FORMULA AUTUMN SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL
    Time: 2:28 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    6 London Express   F: 250X1
      B(8) W(54.5)
     ( J-  Madan Singh )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.30
    Scores well last start and gets in light with 52.5kg. Makes it awfully tough to beat and we're expecting a big effort.
    Main Danger
    3 On Point   F: 1X431
      B(5) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
    Never runs a bad race and it deserves a chance to compete in this grade. Drawn to get a nice sit behind the pace and kick strongly.
    Next Best
    2 Malambo   F: 80X44
      B(1) W(58)
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.70
    Doesn't mind the wet track and it'll see plenty of it off the inside draw. Chance and we could see an inside run from Parkes.
    Include in Multis
    1 King Cougar   F: 273X2
      B(7) W(60)
     ( J-  Sam O'Malley )
    Loves the wet and it will enjoy the weight coming off its back. Has been specked throughout the week and more could come.
    Longer Odds
    5 Our Bandit   F: 8X46X
      B(6) W(56)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
    Has potential and it could benefit from a hot pace.

    Remarks

    Plenty of form in this race
    race-image
    Can they catch London Express?

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 8 $ 9.00
    Place1 8 $ 2.50
    Place2 6 $ 1.30
    Place3 2 $ 2.70
    Quinella 6:8 $ 10.50
    Trifecta 8:6:2 $ 215.80
    First4 8:6:2:4 $ 1310.30
    Double 8/6 $ 54.50

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R5 (3) On Point(6) London Express
    R6 (1) Paddy Bourke(2) Desert Magic (6) Booty Lara (8) Miss Lizzie
    R7 (6) Platinum Rapper(7) Torre Del Greco (8) Tutta La Classe (9) Beltoy
    R8 (1) Charlie Horse(10) Hi I'm Nikkita (13) Shez Ekstra
    Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

    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 6 - EL CHEAPO CARS 1200
    Time: 3:03 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Paddy Bourke   F: 42722
      B(13) W(60)
     ( J-  Sam O'Malley )
    Getting close to a win after three second placings from its last four starts. Has put the writing on the wall and it could break through.
    Main Danger
    6 Booty Lara   F: 96X21
      B(7) W(57)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
     ( T-  Ilone Kelly )
    Won
    Dividends : $7.20 $2.70
    Owns recent winner form and that's better than many in this. Drawn well and it could go bang bang here.
    Next Best
    8 Miss Lizzie   F: 9X633
      B(12) W(57)
    Drops to a nice weight after the claim. Two good efforts this time, both resulting in placings and it shouldn't be far off them.
    Include in Multis
    2 Desert Magic   F: 5312
      B(3) W(59.5)
    Four starts for one win and two placings. Gives away some experience but it has more upside than many of these.
    Longer Odds
    The 'Best Roughie'
    3 Stumpy   F: X2L1X
      B(8) W(59)
     ( T-  Kevin Gray )
    Ended its last campaign well and it could grow another leg here.

    Remarks

    No clear favourite in this
    race-image
    Paddy has win claims

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 6 $ 7.20
    Place1 6 $ 2.70
    Place2 14 $ 6.30
    Place3 10 $ 3.00
    Quinella 6:14 $ 109.30
    Trifecta 6:14:10 $ 1540.10
    First4 6:14:10:8 $ 1651.80
    Double 8/6 $ 54.50

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 6, 8
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 7 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES RACE
    Time: 3:43 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    6 Platinum Rapper   F: 15452
      B(4) W(58)
     ( T-  Lisa Latta )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.50 $1.50
    Won well five back and probably should have won since. Gets its chance here and it's one of the better backed runners on the card.
    Main Danger
    9 Beltoy   F: 216X2
      B(6) W(56)
     ( J-  Madan Singh )
    54kg on the back helps and it's coming off a tidy second placing fresh up. Only going to improve with more racing under the belt.
    Next Best
    7 Torre Del Greco   F: 72213
      B(10) W(58)
     ( J-  Sarah Macnab )
     ( T-  Kevin Myers )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.60
    Consistent type which won well two back and backed that up with a solid outing last start. Looms as a major winning threat.
    Include in Multis
    8 Tutta La Classe   F: 333X0
      B(11) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    Quality winter performer which just needs a bit of luck in running to win. Gets back and it should be finishing off stoutly.
    Longer Odds
    1 Excelleration   F: 798X7
      B(7) W(60.5)
     ( J-  Hazel Schofer )
    Should get better with fitness. 4kg comes off.

    Remarks

    Some on the rise types in this
    race-image
    Platinum Rapper could cap off good form

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 6 $ 3.50
    Place1 6 $ 1.50
    Place2 7 $ 2.60
    Place3 8 $ 1.80
    Quinella 6:7 $ 15.60
    Trifecta 6:7:8 $ 97.90
    First4 6:7:8:1 $ 666.10
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 6, 7, 8, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 8 - KAMADA PARK 1600
    Time: 4:23 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    10 Hi I'm Nikkita   F: 230X1
      B(10) W(57)
     ( J-  Holly Andrew )
     ( T-  Gary McBeth )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.40 $1.70
    Scored nicely last start, suggesting it could now kick on with it. Gets some weight off and it could win again.
    Main Danger
    13 Shez Ekstra   F: 57251
      B(5) W(56.5)
    Doesn't often put two performances together but could prove us wrong here. Nice odds on offer and we'd stick with it.
    Next Best
    1 Charlie Horse   F: 37X83
      B(9) W(60)
     ( J-  Sam O'Malley )
    Lovely effort for third last start and that's a sign of things to come. Looks well placed with the claim.
    Include in Multis
    3 Welcome Back   F: 37231
      B(2) W(59)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
     ( T-  Kevin Gray )
    Was welcomed back to the winners' enclosure last time out. Capable of holding that form and running in the money again.
    Longer Odds
    6 Zeefa Zed   F: 13X90
      B(7) W(58)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Better than its last couple. Worth including.

    Remarks

    Looks to be a few nice chances in this last
    race-image
    Hi I'm Nikkita could go back-to-back

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 10 $ 3.40
    Place1 10 $ 1.70
    Place2 14 $ 7.50
    Place3 5 $ 3.30
    Quinella 10:14 $ 84.10
    Trifecta 10:14:5 $ 1066.40
    First4 10:14:5:13 $ 6502.00

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 6, 10, 13
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%