M4: Trentham – 5th May 2019

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M4: Trentham – 5th May 2019

M4: Trentham - 5th May, 2019

Start time:12:20 pm
Weather:Overcast
Track:Heavy10

Overview

Sunday racing At Trentham. Very testing track will not suit some horses but we will find the ones that do.

Day's "Best"

R1 (4) Burgundy Belle

Best "Each Way"

R8 (1) Whatsup

Best "Roughie"

R6 (3) Rayas

Race 1 - CROWN PROSECUTOR CUP
Time: 12:20 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
4 Burgundy Belle   F: 1153
  B(3) W(56.5)
Won
Dividends : $2.50 $1.20
Very good filly who has won 2 from 4. Hasn’t been beaten far in very good fields. Has won on heavy when killing her rivals. Looks the one to beat.
Main Danger
5 Platinum Rapper   F: X1545
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Dylan Turner )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Loves mud this filly and gets it today. Been racing well in Stakes grade at Riccarton, been freshened and top 3 finish is expected today.
Next Best
1 Satu Lagi   F: 51641
  B(1) W(59.5)
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Won very well last start. All his form comes on firm surfaces but if he handles the track. Got the ability to run well in this.
Include in Multis
2 Lincoln Sky   F: 51326
  B(8) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Madan Singh )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Good 3 year old. Only win came on a testing track and may handle this. Form after win was solid with two good placing during Wellington Cup week and sixth in Waikato Guineas
Longer Odds
8 Floral Belt   F: 51288
  B(5) W(55.5)
 ( T-  Kevin Gray )
Been racing very consistently this season and looks the value runner in this.

Remarks

First of the day of salute to the stars, a concept that Wellington Racing Club do once a year to celebrate this seasons stars
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Very talented filly Burgundy Belle

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 2.50
Place1 4 $ 1.20
Place2 5 $ 1.70
Place3 1 $ 1.40
Quinella 4:5 $ 6.40
Trifecta 4:5:1 $ 30.80
First4 4:5:1:2 $ 74.40
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 5, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - SAMPSON CUP
Time: 12:55 | Distance: 2200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
7 Toms   F: 83314
  B(4) W(54)
 ( J-  Leah Hemi )
Won
Dividends : $3.00 $1.70
Strong win in Waipukurau Cup. Got home very well late last week. Brings some good form.
Main Danger
1 Balham   F: 42906
  B(5) W(59.5)
Good run in Hawke’s Bay Cup. Form on heavy is mixed but a chance in this.
Next Best
2 Strolling Vagabond   F: 7XL78
  B(1) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Sam O'Malley )
Was in good form last winter. Hasn’t been at her best this prep but may of needed them. Now fourth up she may bring her best and she always try’s very hard.
Include in Multis
Insufficient Runners
Longer Odds
4 Trisha Lea   F: 40X00
  B(2) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Madan Singh )
Last winter this mare was in very good form. Has been poor so far this prep but back on a testing Wellington heavy a win would not surprise.

Remarks

Very even market this
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Toms has been working very well

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 3.00
Place1 7 $ 1.70
Place2 3 $ 3.10
Quinella 3:7 $ 9.40
Trifecta 7:3:2 $ 50.30
First4 7:3:2:4 $ 121.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
Insufficient Runners
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - EMILY MARGARET CUP
Time: 1:30 | Distance: 1000m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Skarloey   F: 1833X
  B(10) W(58.5)
First up after a quiet trial. Loves the track Slow or Heavy and showed a lot of potential last prep.
Main Danger
11 Stylish Suggestion   F: 14X
  B(4) W(57)
Stephen Marsh brings this mare a long way not to get a result. Trial was ok and her breeding suggest she will handle the track.
Next Best
1 Desert Magic   F: 531
  B(3) W(59)
Placed
Dividend : $2.30
Progressive type that won well last time at Awapuni on a dead track. Has to be considered
Include in Multis
10 Miss Lizzie   F: 549X6
  B(12) W(57)
 ( J-  Dylan Turner )
Placed
Dividend : $2.90
Consistent mare who is never far away without winning. She went good fresh up and the 5 furlongs at Wellington will suit.
Longer Odds
15 Play The Field   F: 0448X
  B(2) W(55)
 ( J-  Madan Singh )
 ( T-  Suzy Gordon )
Went some good races in the winter including the Taranaki winter challenge for third. Trial was good and a bold fresh up run at odds is expected

Remarks

Will be a good betting race
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Skarloey might steam last them

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 13.80
Place1 5 $ 3.80
Place2 1 $ 2.30
Place3 10 $ 2.90
Quinella 1:5 $ 33.90
Trifecta 5:1:10 $ 929.50
First4 5:1:10:6 $ 1772.40

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%

Race 4 - YOURDEEL CHRIS RUTTEN BLOODSTOCK CUP MDN
Time: 2:05 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Booty Lara   F: 696X2
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Shaun McKay )
 ( T-  Ilone Kelly )
Won
Dividends : $4.30 $1.70
A nice 3 year old filly who was good first up and going one better would not surprise
Main Danger
3 La Turque   F: 735X2
  B(5) W(56.5)
 ( T-  Shane Brown )
Went good first up when run down late. This looks a very winnable race. Tends to run out when out under pressure which has cost her a win in the past but does have ability
Next Best
5 Je Suis Tiger   F: 43
  B(8) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Tegan Newman )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Been well backed first two starts. Been money on her and they believe she will like the track in this condition.
Include in Multis
2 Whowouldknow   F: 64763
  B(1) W(58.5)
Improved effort last start. Will go forward and could be hard to go past.
Longer Odds
6 Polizzi   F: 8265X
  B(4) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Leah Hemi )
Raced well last campaign. A bold run today would not surprise

Remarks

Plenty of chances here
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Shaun McKay rides here

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 4.30
Place1 4 $ 1.70
Place2 5 $ 1.80
Place3 9 $ 6.10
Quinella 4:5 $ 8.10
Trifecta 4:5:9 $ 220.20
First4 4:5:9:3 $ 1107.00
Double 5/4 $ 56.40

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 4, 5, 6
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - ENZO'S LAD CUP
Time: 2:40 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
8 London Express   F: X250X
  B(8) W(54)
 ( J-  Madan Singh )
Won
Dividends : $3.90 $1.60
Trialled up well. Showed heaps of ability last 12 months winning the Castletown and placing in other Stakes races. Be very fit for this and comes into with no weight.
Main Danger
1 King Cougar   F: 1273X
  B(9) W(60)
 ( J-  Sam O'Malley )
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Talented galloper who jumpout at Levin was good. Sam knows the horse well after two rides on him. Will love the track conditions today.
Next Best
2 Casaquinman   F: 58452
  B(6) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Dylan Turner )
 ( T-  Shane Brown )
Went a good race last start. Love the heavy track and capable of winning this.
Include in Multis
6 Solmization   F: 782X8
  B(4) W(55)
Ordinary first up but loves the tracks heavy. Can bleed but on his best will run well.
Longer Odds
9 Just You   F: 1299X
  B(3) W(54)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
May need a run. But likes heavy ground and 1200m. Can run well today.

Remarks

One of the exciting races of the day
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Talented filly London Express returns to the races

Results

Race Dividends
Win 8 $ 3.90
Place1 8 $ 1.60
Place2 1 $ 1.40
Place3 3 $ 2.70
Quinella 1:8 $ 6.10
Trifecta 8:1:3 $ 90.80
First4 8:1:3:2 $ 272.40

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R5 (1) King Cougar(2) Casaquinman (8) London Express
R6 (2) Bring To The Block(3) Rayas (10) Charlie Horse (14) Midnight Story (15) Qian Gua
R7 (7) Shez Ekstra
R8 (1) Whatsup(2) Collinstreet (3) Proletariat (4) Thee Old Cougar (12) So It Was
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 6, 8, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - MELODY BELLE CUP
Time: 3:14 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
15 Qian Gua   F: 285X2
  B(3) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Dylan Turner )
Just missed fresh up. Won’t need to improve much to win this and won only start on heavy.
Main Danger
14 Midnight Story   F: 614X3
  B(13) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Shaun McKay )
Won
Dividends : $8.50 $3.00
Trialled up very well and then ran a top race fresh up. Question mark on heavy but if she gets through it can figure in finish
Next Best
10 Charlie Horse   F: 237X8
  B(4) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Sam O'Malley )
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
Capable heavy track galloper who will be fitter for the first up run. Capable of figuring in finish with many questionable on heavy ground.
Include in Multis
2 Bring To The Block   F: 70667
  B(12) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Leah Hemi )
 ( T-  Shane Brown )
Placed
Dividend : $3.10
Capable mare who has been racing ordinary lately. Will like the track and an improved performance to expected today.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
3 Rayas   F: 090X9
  B(8) W(58.5)
 ( T-  Shane Brown )
Finally this mare back on heavy track. Been waiting for this mare to get back on heavy ground. Her form isn’t good but talented on her day.

Remarks

Some good value in this leg of the quaddie
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Shane Brown trains the value runners

Results

Race Dividends
Win 14 $ 8.50
Place1 14 $ 3.00
Place2 2 $ 3.10
Place3 10 $ 2.50
Quinella 2:14 $ 50.80
Trifecta 14:2:10 $ 600.00
First4 14:2:10:5 $ 3136.00
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 10, 14, 15
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - NICOLETTA CUP MDN
Time: 3:49 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
7 Shez Ekstra   F: 45725
  B(9) W(56.5)
Won
Dividends : $2.30 $1.40
Talented filly who was good in Stakes race in early spring. Will handle the track and today looks the day
Main Danger
13 Relda   F: 9374
  B(8) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
 ( T-  Sylvia Kay )
Placed
Dividend : $2.10
Freshened after a good first prep. Will like this track and capable of winning this
Next Best
8 Blue Rata Anna   F: 40433
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Leah Hemi )
Been racing very well. Looks well place here and a win is not far away.
Include in Multis
9 Reliably Perky   F: 930X9
  B(10) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Holly Andrew )
Run some good races last winter. Had a run to fit for this.
Longer Odds
15 John Joe   F:
  B(1) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Anna Jones )
Has been good at jumpouts. Home track and bred to handle the track.

Remarks

Looks the hardest race of the card
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Guy Lowry will hope this filly can finally break maidens

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 2.30
Place1 7 $ 1.40
Place2 13 $ 2.10
Place3 4 $ 3.90
Quinella 7:13 $ 6.10
Trifecta 7:13:4 $ 94.20
First4 7:13:4:10 $ 469.50

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
7, 8, 9, 13, 15
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - SHADOWS CAST CUP
Time: 4:24 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
1 Whatsup   F: 86F15
  B(7) W(60)
 ( T-  Kevin Gray )
Won
Dividends : $4.90 $1.80
Good trial before a win at big odds was a good effort and has been good on heavy ground in the past. Looks the one to beat
Main Danger
3 Proletariat   F: 2X5X1
  B(2) W(59)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
Good winner when our best each way last time. Has raced well on slow and heavy tracks. Can win the last.
Next Best
2 Collinstreet   F: 65256
  B(5) W(59)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Form on Heavy has been ordinary but won jumpout easy on heavy. Good on his day but can mix form.
Include in Multis
4 Thee Old Cougar   F: 1X880
  B(8) W(58)
Stephen Marsh been confident of a winning performance today. Form has been poor but may bring her best on these track conditions
Longer Odds
12 So It Was   F: 459X4
  B(3) W(56)
 ( J-  Holly Andrew )
 ( T-  Gene Andrew )
Good fourth when on debut for this stable. Going well since and should handle the track. Can win at each way odds

Remarks

Tough way to end the day
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Can win the last

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 4.90
Place1 1 $ 1.80
Place2 2 $ 1.80
Place3 10 $ 4.10
Quinella 1:2 $ 11.30
Trifecta 1:2:10 $ 259.90
First4 1:2:10:4 $ 838.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 4, 12
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%