M4: Waipukurau – 28 March 2019

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M4: Waipukurau – 28 March 2019

M4: Waipukurau - 28th Mar, 2019

Start time:12:47 pm
Weather:Overcast
Track:Dead4

Overview

Fraser Auret locks horns with Te Akau today. The stables look set to dominate the day

Day's "Best"

R4 (2) Willpower

Best "Each Way"

R1 (8) Hattie Bee

Best "Roughie"

R7 (3) Tiro

Race 1 - AEROSPREAD/RAVENSDOWN MAIDEN 2100
Time: 12:47 | Distance: 2100m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
8 Hattie Bee   F: 90083
  B(9) W(56)
 ( J-  Zinjete Moki )
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Tackled Wang Guineas last spring but track against her. Had virus too. Good effort last start after being being badly bumped
Main Danger
7 Heirloom   F: 9462
  B(6) W(56)
 ( J-  Holly Andrew )
 ( T-  Kevin Gray )
Placed
Dividend : $1.30
Jockey thought she had won last start but hotpot got nod.
Next Best
9 Verbier   F: 47045
  B(7) W(56)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Efforts been very mixed. Scr midweek and saved for this weak affair. Johnson enlisted
Include in Multis
1 Citizen Niall   F: 3
  B(5) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Sam O'Malley )
 ( T-  Niall Quinn )
In hands of former jumps rider. Was offering 40 bucks on debut, placing well deserved
Longer Odds
4 Call Me Jack   F: 65088
  B(2) W(58)
 ( J-  Dylan Turner )
 ( T-  Tim Symes )
Had his backers - and wide draws too. Would write off in anything but this.

Remarks

Gear changes: Le Cailloux: Ear Covers off
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Moki

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 13.10
Place1 6 $ 3.00
Place2 7 $ 1.30
Place3 8 $ 1.40
Quinella 6:7 $ 23.70
Trifecta 6:7:8 $ 222.90
First4 6:7:8:9 $ 866.80

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 4, 7, 8, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - STEPHENSON TRANSPORT/CERVUS MAIDEN 1350
Time: 1:22 | Distance: 1350m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
8 End Of Story   F: 55327
  B(7) W(56)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
 ( T-  John Bary )
Placed
Dividend : $1.00
Looked early winner but things went pear-shaped in running. Resuming after brief spell
Main Danger
1 Jet Set   F: 735
  B(1) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Work in progress at Te Akau, who have tried all sorts of gear on him
Next Best
5 Magic Incanto   F: 34534
  B(5) W(56.5)
 ( T-  Fred Pratt )
Johnson gone somewhere else. No matter. Trainer booked Parkes instead
Include in Multis
2 Puzzlar   F: 7X40
  B(5) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Madan Singh )
Won
Dividends : $5.10 $1.20
Three wide all the way last start. Exhausted.
Longer Odds
6 Gold Flake   F: 0X
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Little to be learned from lacklustre debut several months ago. Dam won 7 in South

Remarks

Gear changes: Puzzlar: Blinkers on Jonny Russ: Hoof Pads (Front) off Riba Mine: Tongue Tie on
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 5.10
Place1 2 $ 1.20
Place2 8 $ 1.00
Place3 7 $ 2.90
Quinella 2:8 $ 2.50
Trifecta 2:8:7 $ 45.50
First4 2:8:7:4 $ 251.50
Treble 2/1+/1 $ 123.90
Quaddie 6/2/1+/1 $ 1582.80

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 5, 6, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - CENTRALINES/BAYLEYS MAIDEN
Time: 1:57 | Distance: 1350m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
  B(4) W(57.5)
 ( T-  Emma Davies )
Won
Dividends : $1.80 $1.20
Unlucky on debut. Sprung off heels of winner but once balanced up the bird had flown
Main Danger
6 Fine Leg   F: 96534
  B(3) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
 ( T-  Kevin Gray )
Trainer had the mare, who won 6 from 27. This one's tiny but game
Next Best
7 Sweet Alibhai   F: 765
  B(1) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
 ( T-  John Bary )
Bary-Johnson open for business again. Hasn't looked too bad up to now. Blinkers added
Include in Multis
Insufficient Runners
Longer Odds
Insufficient Runners

Remarks

Gear changes: Sweet Alibhai: Nose Band off, Blinkers on
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Emma Davies (right)

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 1.80
Place1 1 $ 1.20
Place2 3 $ 2.40
Quinella 1:3 $ 4.00
Trifecta 1:3:7 $ 20.20
First4 1:3:7:2 $ 36.10

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 4 - DAX'X BAR/TED'S BURGERS MAIDEN 1200
Time: 2:32 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
2 Willpower   F: 2X84X
  B(6) W(58)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Scr from home track race yesterday and seeking softer kill here. Te Akau removing vizor blinkers
Main Danger
1 Charlie Zulu   F: X956X
  B(4) W(58.5)
Won
Dividends : $5.20 $2.60
Robbed of maiden win before spell.
Next Best
4 Authentic Charm   F: X5544
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
A rival to respect after lame start to career. Sibling of iron horse Authentic Paddy
Include in Multis
3 Tennessee Rose   F: 74492
  B(2) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
 ( T-  Kevin Gray )
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
Well beaten by hotpot last time but beat others just as easily
Longer Odds
6 Tav It Up   F: 8459X
  B(5) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Tui Miles )
Changed stables. Tight in markets when racing for old one but couldn't repay faithful

Remarks

Gear changes: Charlie Zulu: Blinkers off Willpower: Visor Blinkers off
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 5.20
Place1 1 $ 2.60
Place2 3 $ 2.50
Quinella 1:3 $ 15.50
Trifecta 1:3:4 $ 103.80
First4 1:3:4:2 $ 154.30
Treble 2/1+/1 $ 123.90
Quaddie 6/2/1+/1 $ 1582.80
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - 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 - BEN ALLEN TRANSPORT 1200
Time: 3:07 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
5 Miss Oahu   F: 30232
  B(2) W(58)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Won
Dividends : $3.40 $1.90
Dug in for fight last time but, alas, another placing. Doomed to be a professional placegetter if can't win a race as weak as this.
Main Danger
1 Cyclops   F: 2448X
  B(6) W(59)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Future looked bright after booming home to win maiden 14 months ago. Had one wide gate after another since.
Next Best
2 Harlem 'N' Co   F: 0X323
  B(7) W(59)
 ( J-  Zinjete Moki )
Form boost and stable change gone hand in hand
Include in Multis
7 Eva Dawn   F: 0X166
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Battles but got a rider who could lift her
Longer Odds
6 Pincanto   F: 2594X
  B(4) W(57)
Placed
Dividend : $3.10
Home tracker. Lacks stickability - one win and heap of placings

Remarks

Gear changes: Altius: Cheek Burrs on Zed Leppelin: Blinkers off
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Latta

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 3.40
Place1 5 $ 1.90
Place2 6 $ 3.10
Quinella 5:6 $ 8.20
Trifecta 5:6:7 $ 73.00
First4 5:6:7:2 $ 292.30
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R5 (1) Cyclops(2) Harlem 'N' Co (5) Miss Oahu
R6 (3) Royal Ruby(5) Toms (6) Cottoneva
R7 (1) Lord High Spirit(5) Marietta Lane (6) Terra Firma
R8 (1) Hocico Blanco(4) Not Usual Dream (11) Lady Verawood
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 5, 6, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - BEST TRAVEL WAIPUKURAU CUP
Time: 3:42 | Distance: 2200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
5 Toms   F: 63833
  B(7) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Darryl Bradley )
Won
Dividends : $4.00 $2.60
Had lot of winning chances but they keep slipping from his grasp. Daryl Bradley takes over for honeymooning Myers
Main Danger
6 Cottoneva   F: 24321
  B(4) W(55.5)
Bred to be an open handicapper. Made it at last
Next Best
2 Trending   F: 36111
  B(2) W(60)
 ( J-  Dylan Turner )
It didn't seem long way ago he was entrenched in maiden company. Now he's chasing four in a row.
Include in Multis
3 Royal Ruby   F: 92672
  B(5) W(58.5)
Trained course. Frontrunner to be feared
Longer Odds
1 Al Haram   F: 6X566
  B(3) W(62)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Placed
Dividend : $3.90
French import who was held up in running last start. Te Akau runners have to be considered

Remarks

Stipe Comment: AL HARAM - Steadied near 1400m. Held up for short distance around home turn
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Bradley

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 4.00
Place1 5 $ 2.60
Place2 1 $ 3.90
Quinella 1:5 $ 21.00
Trifecta 5:1:6 $ 108.20
First4 5:1:6:3 $ 508.30
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

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 7 - AFFCO NZ LTD MILE
Time: 4:17 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Lord High Spirit   F: 0X324
  B(4) W(60)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
It looks as though Te Akau doesn't know what to do with him. Couldn't win in Hong Kong, doubts growing in NZ. Time to put them to sleep.
Main Danger
5 Marietta Lane   F: 671
  B(2) W(57)
Won
Dividends : $6.20 $1.60
Won from outside gate Feb. Won't be geting $13 for ya dollar this time
Next Best
6 Terra Firma   F: 53237
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Unsatisfactory prep so far. Winless when should have been dominating races. Stud soon, I'd say
Include in Multis
8 Sophia Magia   F: 54643
  B(3) W(56)
 ( J-  Dylan Turner )
Placed
Dividend : $2.30
Hasn't built on 2yo promise but still good enough for placing in this.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
3 Tiro   F: 34017
  B(6) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Repeat of win two back sees it right in the finish here

Remarks

Gear changes: Cochise: Blinkers off, Nasal Strip on
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Grylls

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 6.20
Place1 5 $ 1.60
Place2 4 $ 1.80
Place3 8 $ 2.30
Quinella 4:5 $ 18.90
Trifecta 5:4:8 $ 261.70
First4 5:4:8:3 $ 1122.00

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 5, 6, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - RACE A HORSE WITH TE AKAU - 3X KARAKA MILE MDN
Time: 4:52 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Not Usual Dream   F: 226
  B(1) W(58)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Has had trouble making bends without hanging. Practice makes perfect
Main Danger
1 Hocico Blanco   F: 477X2
  B(6) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Won
Dividends : $2.20 $1.40
Arguably the best of Fraser Auret's team today. Seems to be copping bad draws. Auret will take 6 today
Next Best
9 Shez Ekstra   F: 2X457
  B(4) W(56)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Back to mile where was second last spring.
Include in Multis
11 Lady Verawood   F: 543
  B(5) W(56)
 ( J-  Holly Andrew )
 ( T-  Kevin Gray )
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Another useful looking maiden with Kevin Gray
Longer Odds
2 Speed Call   F: 57075
  B(8) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Sam O'Malley )
first run for new trainer more encouraging than first four for Waikato stable.

Remarks

Stipe Comment: LADY VERAWOOD - Held up for a distance rounding the home turn.
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Auret

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 2.20
Place1 1 $ 1.40
Place2 9 $ 1.80
Place3 11 $ 1.70
Place6 1+,3/1,3/5+,6/1,5/4,5,8/1+,9,11 $ 172.50
Quinella 1:9 $ 6.60
Trifecta 1:9:11 $ 44.60
First4 1:9:11:4 $ 106.90
Treble 5/5/1+ $ 121.90
Quaddie 5+/5/5/1+ $ 400.60
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 9, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%