M4: Wanganui – 9th January 2019

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M4: Wanganui – 9th January 2019

M4: Wanganui - 9th Jan, 2020

Start time:1:00 pm
Weather:Fine
Track:Dead4

Overview

An 8 race card and some nice maidens going around.

Day's "Best"

R6 (1) Mozzie

Best "Each Way"

R5 (5) Excuse My Hotness

Best "Roughie"

R3 (5) Got The Call
  • Race 1 - PALAMOUNTAINS MUSCLE RECOVERY MDN 2040
    Time: 1:00 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    9 Run Lee   F: 33725
      B(4) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.60 $1.60
    Very consistent galloper who was picked up late two starts back. Decent effort 8 days ago when fifth and looks her best chance today
    Main Danger
    7 Clownin Around   F: 35663
      B(9) W(57)
     ( J-  Robert Hannam )
    Nice effort last start when third. Should improve off that and won't be far away
    Next Best
    2 Zeroed   F: 38
      B(6) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Good third on debut at Awapuni. Disappointing on slower ground last time. Extra distance and firmer going gives his best chance
    Include in Multis
    1 Wholetthefoxout   F: 27883
      B(1) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
    Went a good race when third at Rotorua. Chance off that effort.
    Longer Odds
    5 Son Of Anna Kay   F: X7X07
      B(5) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Leah Hemi )
     ( T-  Kevin Myers )
    Placed
    Dividend : $4.40
    Got home nice enough last start. Extra distance suits and looks the odds runner

    Remarks

    Maiden distance race to start the day
    race-image
    Shaun McKay gets his chance on Run Lee

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 9 $ 3.60
    Place1 9 $ 1.60
    Place2 5 $ 4.40
    Place3 13 $ 11.80
    Quinella 5:9 $ 32.50
    Trifecta 9:5:13 $ 1734.00
    First4 9:5:13:1 $ 3075.30

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 5, 7, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 2 - MANELY HORSE MDN 1200
    Time: 1:34 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    6 Shanghai Express   F: 2
      B(5) W(56.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.10
    Very good when second on debut behind a decent one. No reason why she can't win here
    Main Danger
    5 Irish Heart   F: 3X24X
      B(8) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.30
    Has looked very promising in her 3 starts in her career. Had a decent trial to prepare and expect a bold run today.
    Next Best
    2 Blue Arrow   F: X0396
      B(2) W(58.5)
     ( T-  Tina Egan )
    Good third three back. Has struggled since but meets his best chance of a top performance.
    Include in Multis
    1 Benson   F: 6X84X
      B(6) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Won
    Dividends : $14.50 $2.50
    Has ran some good races in his 10 start career. On his home track could run a bold race today
    Longer Odds
    3 Conor O'Ceirin   F: 5
      B(1) W(57)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
    Even though he was beaten 11L off the winner the winner bolted in. Further improvement sees him in the money

    Remarks

    Looks a competitive sprint race
    race-image
    Shanghai Express was good on debut

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 1 $ 14.50
    Place1 1 $ 2.50
    Place2 5 $ 1.30
    Place3 6 $ 1.10
    Quinella 1:5 $ 16.00
    Trifecta 1:5:6 $ 77.70
    First4 1:5:6:3 $ 869.40
    Double 9+/1 $ 31.50
    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 3 - G BRISTOL & SONS 1200
    Time: 2:09 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    2 Ristretto   F: 09322
      B(5) W(58)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Has been good in her last three starts. Went close to winning at New Plymouth last time and well placed here
    Main Danger
    3 Celtic Wonder   F: 45247
      B(4) W(57.5)
     ( T-  Guy Smith )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.20
    Good second in a tough race three back. Decent runs since and must run well here.
    Next Best
    1 Blue Rata Eligius   F: 4930X
      B(3) W(59)
    Tackled some decent races at 3. Placed in Wanganui Guineas but has no Good track form
    Longer Odds
    The 'Best Roughie'
    5 Got The Call   F: X6836
      B(1) W(56)
     ( J-  Mereana Hudson )
     ( T-  Gary Vile )
    Won
    Dividends : $9.80 $3.80
    Good effort from a wide run first up. Good two back. Tough run last time. Can get a soft lead from 1 and looks a good chance at odds

    Remarks

    Only six runners in the third of the day
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    Ristretto deserves her short price

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 5 $ 9.80
    Place1 5 $ 3.80
    Place2 3 $ 2.20
    Quinella 3:5 $ 22.90
    Trifecta 5:3:2 $ 113.20
    First4 5:3:2:1 $ 193.30
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    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 - RACE IMAGES VISIT YOUR HORSE AT RACEIMAGES.CO.NZ
    Time: 2:44 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Barocca   F: 3
      B(1) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Dylan Turner )
    Looked good winning a trial before solid debut effort. Extra distance suits and looks hard to beat
    Main Danger
    2 Prendido   F: 3
      B(4) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
     ( T-  Kevin Gray )
    Won
    Dividends : $1.90 $1.40
    Made huge ground late on debut on the short course. Looks a good chance here
    Next Best
    7 Cannoli   F: 5
      B(5) W(55.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.90
    Made good ground in her debut. Chance of running well in a small field.
    Longer Odds
    3 Another Secret   F: 8X490
      B(3) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Leah Hemi )
    Good fourth fresh up. Struggled since but a chance at odds

    Remarks

    Some nice maideners in this
    race-image
    Barocca has potential

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 2 $ 1.90
    Place1 2 $ 1.40
    Place2 7 $ 1.90
    Quinella 2:7 $ 3.30
    Trifecta 2:7:5 $ 50.80
    First4 2:7:5:3 $ 140.20
    Double 5/2+ $ 31.30

    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 5 - SPOONERS DRY CLEANING MDN 1340
    Time: 3:19 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    5 Excuse My Hotness   F: 68X35
      B(4) W(56.5)
     ( T-  Emma Davies )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    Good home well fresh up. Wasn't the worst of runs last time and looks a chance at each way odds
    Main Danger
    9 Xplosion   F: 35354
      B(2) W(55)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Won
    Dividends : $2.50 $1.40
    Consistent filly who is returning from the South Island. Will improve from her last start run at Kurow.
    Next Best
    2 Westfield   F: 47
      B(5) W(58.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    Nice on debut. Went too hard last start and if he's more relaxed today should run well.
    Include in Multis
    8 Midge Maisel   F:
      B(1) W(56.5)
    Decent effort at the trials. Parkes sticks with today
    Longer Odds
    3 Geezas George   F:
      B(3) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Robert Hannam )
    Nice effort in only trial. Chance at odds on debut.

    Remarks

    Open first leg of the quaddie
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    Excuse My Hotness has her chance

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 9 $ 2.50
    Place1 9 $ 1.40
    Place2 2 $ 1.80
    Place3 5 $ 1.80
    Quinella 2:9 $ 6.90
    Trifecta 9:2:5 $ 41.00
    First4 9:2:5:8 $ 219.60
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R5 (2) Westfield(5) Excuse My Hotness (8) Midge Maisel (9) Xplosion
    R6 (1) Mozzie
    R7 (1) Bruno Magile(3) Soul Vacation (8) Zouluminous
    R8 (2) That's Incranibull(3) Leighs Mate (4) Wonder No More (5) Porotene Charm
    Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 3, 5, 8, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 6 - WANGANUI RACEHORSE OWNERS ASSOCIATION MDN 1600
    Time: 3:54 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    1 Mozzie   F: 76X2
      B(6) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Madan Singh )
     ( T-  J J Rayner )
    Won a trial very well prior to a good effort fresh up. Up to the mile and will take some beating.
    Main Danger
    2 More Than Most   F: 83
      B(3) W(58.5)
    Nice effort on debut. Made very good ground last start at Otaki. Should run very well here.
    Next Best
    6 Heirloom   F: 09X35
      B(4) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
     ( T-  Kevin Gray )
    Won
    Dividends : $5.50 $1.90
    Was very good fresh up here. Only fair last start on Slower going. Back on top of the ground helps her chances
    Include in Multis
    5 Rox   F: 86344
      B(7) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Robert Hannam )
    Been racing well lately. Fourth on New Years Day and a chance here.
    Longer Odds
    8 Dancing Delight   F: 700X5
      B(1) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Leah Hemi )
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.40
    Wasn’t the worst of runs fresh up for fifth. One for longer odds

    Remarks

    Best bet of the day steps out here
    race-image
    Mozzie is our days best

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 6 $ 5.50
    Place1 6 $ 1.90
    Place2 7 $ 2.20
    Place3 8 $ 3.40
    Quinella 6:7 $ 22.80
    Trifecta 6:7:8 $ 291.80
    Double 9+/6 $ 11.10

    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 7 - COMMDIVEZ NZ MDN 1600
    Time: 4:29 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Bruno Magile   F: 23X24
      B(6) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Very good fresh up at Otaki. Good effort last start to the races and looks a good winning chance.
    Main Danger
    8 Zouluminous   F: 353
      B(3) W(55)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.20 $1.40
    Her best run came last start when third at Taupo. Suited by the extra distance.
    Next Best
    3 Soul Vacation   F: 4X73
      B(1) W(58.5)
    Good effort fresh up at Wanganui. Game third last time to the races and improving off every start
    Include in Multis
    2 Oceanic   F: 0X724
      B(4) W(58.5)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.50
    Very good when second. Struggled last time at Waipukurau but can redeem himself.
    Longer Odds
    6 Irish Trix   F: 07X90
      B(5) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Madan Singh )
    Placed
    Dividend : $4.40
    Has been well supported in her career. Maybe over the mile

    Remarks

    Second maiden mile of the day
    race-image
    Bruno Magile got his chance in the quaddie

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 8 $ 3.20
    Place1 8 $ 1.40
    Place2 6 $ 4.40
    Place3 2 $ 1.50
    Quinella 6:8 $ 33.40
    Trifecta 8:6:2 $ 456.60
    First4 8:6:2:1 $ 753.10
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    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 8 - WHANGANUI VINTAGE WEEKEND 17-20 JANUARY 1600
    Time: 5:04 | Distance: m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    3 Leighs Mate   F: 0X052
      B(9) W(57)
     ( J-  Craig Grylls )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.40
    Improving every start this prep. Game second last start and off that should be hard to beat.
    Main Danger
    4 Wonder No More   F: 3X960
      B(8) W(56)
     ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
     ( T-  J J Rayner )
    Was quite a good effort two starts back. Disappointing on Boxing Day but meets the right field to redeem herself.
    Next Best
    2 That's Incranibull   F: 14X68
      B(4) W(58)
     ( T-  Emma Davies )
    Won
    Dividends : $4.00 $1.50
    Very average last time at New Plymouth but meets a weak field here
    Include in Multis
    5 Porotene Charm   F: 461
      B(1) W(55.5)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.50
    Tough effort to win last time to the races. Has her chance here.
    Longer Odds
    9 Colorado Miss   F: 609X8
      B(7) W(54)
     ( J-  Tony Allan )
    Trialed well before an ordinary fresh up run. Up to the mile may help.

    Remarks

    Even field to end the race meeting
    race-image
    Craig Grylls could end the day strong

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 2 $ 4.00
    Place1 2 $ 1.50
    Place2 3 $ 1.40
    Place3 5 $ 1.50
    Quinella 2:3 $ 5.40
    Trifecta 2:3:5 $ 34.00
    First4 2:3:5:9 $ 235.30
    Trifecta - Selected!
    First 4 - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    2, 3, 4, 5, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%