M6 Ashburton – 30th August 2019

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M6 Ashburton – 30th August 2019

M6: Ashburton - 30th Aug, 2019

Start time:12:22 pm
Weather:Fine
Track:Slow7

Overview

It might be a Friday meeting but it's one of the better Ashburton meetings around

Day's "Best"

R6 (1) Lethal

Best "Each Way"

R7 (8) Miss Ricky Bobby

Best "Roughie"

R5 (14) Stratton

Race 1 - MATT SMITH CONSTRUCTION LTD
Time: 12:22 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
5 Jildi Jildi   F: 0X426
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
Won
Dividends : $3.30 $1.30
Has been around the mark in three runs this campaign. Good second placing last start and it looks close to winning.
Main Danger
1 Steele Canyon   F: 24362
  B(4) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Brett Murray )
Looms as a major winning chance. Gets some weight off its back and it should be winning very shortly against this quality of field.
Next Best
3 Five Princes   F: 05585
  B(9) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Jason Laking )
Just needs to lift a one or two to be competitive. Tricky draw but it has upside and it could run well at value odds.
Include in Multis
9 Raise Your Sights   F: 3080
  B(8) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Krishna Mudhoo )
 ( T-  Mike McCann )
Good third placing on debut but has done nothing since. The ability is there and it could return to good form.
Longer Odds
2 Bahhgoofy   F: 64587
  B(10) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Lee Callaway )
Chance with it gets some luck.

Remarks

Open field in the first
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Jildi Jildi is a chance chance

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 3.30
Place1 5 $ 1.30
Place2 8 $ 4.40
Place3 6 $ 5.30
Quinella 5:8 $ 35.40
Trifecta 5:8:6 $ 833.40
First4 5:8:6:7 $ 2935.10
Treble 5/2+/8 $ 76.70

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 5, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - R D PETROLEUM
Time: 12:57 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Pamir   F: 20X34
  B(4) W(58)
 ( J-  Rohan Mudhoo )
 ( T-  John Luxton )
Won
Dividends : $2.80 $1.70
Not too far away in two runs back from a spell. Should be able to improve as the tracks get better and the claim helps.
Main Danger
1 Pickup   F: 45X43
  B(5) W(59)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
 ( T-  Kevin James )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Getting better with every run and although carrying a big weight, it has experience to take this field. Money has come for it.
Next Best
3 Red Rose Warrior   F: 01570
  B(2) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Krishna Mudhoo )
Mixing its form but it has won this winter. Chance if it regains that form and the smaller field should help its hopes here.
Include in Multis
4 I'llav Bubbles   F: 05256
  B(3) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Kylie Williams )
Finding it tough to win a race but it has winning claims. Drawn well and it should appreciate the firmer conditions.
Longer Odds
5 Dowry Duty   F: 07970
  B(6) W(54)
 ( J-  Rahul Beeharry )
 ( T-  Kenny Moore )
Carries 51kg helps and it could improve out of sight.

Remarks

Small field but it looks a good race
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Pamir looks a chance

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 2.80
Place1 2 $ 1.70
Place2 1 $ 1.50
Quinella 1:2 $ 3.10
Trifecta 2:1:3 $ 14.40
First4 2:1:3:4 $ 23.50
Double 2+/8 $ 12.30
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 4, 5
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - IDEAL RACING MISSES FRANK BURROWS MEMORIAL
Time: 1:32 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Verses   F: 9X674
  B(12) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Kozzi Asano )
Getting better with every run this time in and that was a nice effort for fourth last start. Weight comes off to help.
Main Danger
7 Vows You Made   F: 59036
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Kylie Williams )
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
Good money coming for it and that's a positive sign. Drawn to get a nice run throughout and it's worth including in win bets.
Next Best
8 Gee Tee Eleanor   F: 5X956
  B(4) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Krishna Mudhoo )
 ( T-  Mike McCann )
Won
Dividends : $7.00 $2.10
Not far off a winning run after some pleasing runs this time in. Another runner at each-way odds so consider.
Include in Multis
11 Secretaria   F: 47X80
  B(6) W(56.5)
Only fair this time in but it has upside. Could run a cheeky race and be right in the thick of it.
Longer Odds
10 Love Me Tender   F: 56908
  B(2) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
Include as a value chance.

Remarks

Each way types throughout this field
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Verses has upside

Results

Race Dividends
Win 8 $ 7.00
Place1 8 $ 2.10
Place2 6 $ 14.10
Place3 7 $ 2.20
Quinella 6:8 $ 222.50
Trifecta 8:6:7 $ 4844.50
First4 8:6:7:11 $ 3132.60
Double 2+/8 $ 12.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 7, 8, 10, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - QUIGLEY CONTRACTING LTD
Time: 2:07 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Bojangles   F: 45433
  B(11) W(59)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Won
Dividends : $2.80 $1.00
Knocking on the door after consecutive third placing. Has taken on stronger fields than this and that could show up in this contest.
Main Danger
1 Billabong Billy   F: 21230
  B(1) W(59)
 ( J-  Kozzi Asano )
Impressive winner four back and despite the poor effort last start, its previous form was good. Gets the inside draw with some weight off its back.
Next Best
9 Heaven Knows   F: 36653
  B(7) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Lee Callaway )
Improving effort when third last time out. Gets in with a nice weight and it's not far off another win.
Include in Multis
4 Reliable Glow   F: 70193
  B(5) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
Not the most consistent runner going around. Has scored a win this preparation, however, so must be included on that alone.
Longer Odds
6 Golden Valkyrie   F: 04604
  B(12) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Rohan Mudhoo )
 ( T-  Nicky Lloyd )
Drops down in weight and has each-way claims because of that.

Remarks

A few nice types in this competitive field
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Bojangles is a top pick

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 2.80
Place1 2 $ 1.00
Place2 8 $ 4.70
Place3 3 $ 6.50
Quinella 2:8 $ 21.00
Trifecta 2:8:3 $ 445.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 6, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - SUPPORT US ON DAFFODIL DAY MID CANTERBURY
Time: 2:42 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
6 Dublin Rose   F: 4X28X
  B(5) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Had only two runs last campaign. Good fresh up when second and anything close to that would be good enough. Tough to beat.
Main Danger
2 Capodanno   F:
  B(6) W(58.5)
 ( T-  Terri Rae )
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Has been performing well at the trials. Nicely backed on debut and these conditions look ideal. Watch for any late betting movement.
Next Best
1 Leonardo   F: 765X3
  B(12) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Jason Laking )
Placed
Dividend : $3.00
Drawn very wide but that might not be a negative. Likely to sit just off the pace and come with a big run late.
Include in Multis
  B(7) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Brett Murray )
Yet to taste defeat at the trials and that should stack up nicely come race day. 2kg comes off its back to help.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
14 Stratton   F: 08X58
  B(3) W(58.5)
Better than what it has been showing recently. Good chance.

Remarks

Huge field with many each-way types in action
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Dublin Rose is another top Te Akau hope

Results

Race Dividends
Win 15 $ 43.20
Place1 15 $ 10.80
Place2 2 $ 1.40
Place3 1 $ 3.00
Quinella 2:15 $ 119.90
Trifecta 15:2:1 $ 3291.00
First4 15:2:1:6 $ 5110.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 6, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - BARNESWOOD FARM STAKES DAY 19TH OCTOBER
Time: 3:18 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
1 Lethal   F: 2X
  B(10) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Impressive run for second on debut and it has plenty of wins to come throughout its career. Tricky draw but has the talent to overcome it.
Main Danger
3 Xplosion   F: 38X4X
  B(11) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Stablemate to the favourite and it also has plenty of good natural pace. Nice odds on offer for a progressive type.
Next Best
2 Touchabeel   F: 4453X
  B(6) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Brett Murray )
Backed and beaten last campaign but looks overdue a maiden win. Drops to a nice weight for this and it should be right around the mark.
Include in Multis
7 Sombra Deamor   F:
  B(1) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Twice a trials winner and it gets the inside draw to jump from. Chris Johnson on the back and a patient ride could win this.
Longer Odds
6 Samantha   F:
  B(2) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
Not the quickest time in a recent trial but the experience will be ideal.

Remarks

Quality field with plenty of explosive talent
race-image
Lethal could be lethal

Results

Race Dividends
Win 11 $ 63.60
Place1 11 $ 11.00
Place2 9 $ 6.40
Place3 3 $ 1.90
Quinella 9:11 $ 238.70
Trifecta 11:9:3 $ 3965.50
First4 11:9:3:10 $ 13238.20
Treble 2+/15/11 $ 8684.60

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R6 (1) Lethal(2) Touchabeel (3) Xplosion
R7 (2) Publicist(6) Arnage (8) Miss Ricky Bobby
R8 (1) Fabulous Flight(4) Gifted (5) Miss Doherty
R9 (2) Smokem Up(4) O'Kiwi (5) Bridget Town (6) Mamba
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 6, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - RYAL BUSH TRANSPORT ASHBURTON LTD
Time: 3:53 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
8 Miss Ricky Bobby   F: 19
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( T-  Terri Rae )
Placed
Dividend : $2.30
Lived up to expectations on debut but showed little in the run home last start. Prepared to give another chance here. Nice odds and drawn well.
Main Danger
2 Publicist   F: 4105X
  B(9) W(59)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Scored a win last campaign and was good when fifth last start. Tough draw but it has enough ability to take this out. Each-way odds.
Next Best
6 Arnage   F: 75021
  B(8) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Kozzi Asano )
Got the job done nicely when scoring last time out. Could kick on with it now and it drops nicely in weight with the 3kg claim.
Include in Multis
3 Thom Brown   F: 01066
  B(6) W(58)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
Won four starts back and although average since, it has ability to bounce back. Right in this with some luck.
Longer Odds
7 Decision Kept   F: X7210
  B(11) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Kin Kwo )
Poor last start but form prior was solid. Chance.

Remarks

Big field and big value on offer with bookmakers
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Miss Ricky Bobby has potential

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 7.40
Place1 9 $ 2.40
Place2 8 $ 2.30
Place3 3 $ 1.90
Quinella 8:9 $ 21.10
Trifecta 9:8:3 $ 219.40
First4 9:8:3:6 $ 1684.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 6, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - RURAL TRANSPORT LTD
Time: 4:29 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Fabulous Flight   F: 1582X
  B(6) W(60)
 ( J-  Michael McNab )
Scored a win and a placing last campaign. Big weight but it should be tough to beat on its best behaviour here. On top.
Main Danger
4 Gifted   F: 21160
  B(1) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Kylie Williams )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Needs to turn around some fair efforts. Form prior was much better when scoring back-to-back wins. Nice chance in this.
Next Best
5 Miss Doherty   F: 1856X
  B(7) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Brett Murray )
Won
Dividends : $7.70 $2.90
Yet to finish outside the placings from three fresh-up starts. Owns good speed and it will run at each-way odds. Right in this.
Include in Multis
3 Windsor   F: 75093
  B(3) W(58)
 ( T-  Terri Rae )
Better effort when third last time out. Could run a nice here and money has come for it. Include here.
Longer Odds
2 Nakyama   F: 86530
  B(4) W(58)
 ( J-  Sanu Toolooa )
3kg comes off its back and it could turn solid form into winning form.

Remarks

Nice form race with a couple of well-backed types
race-image
Stick with Fabulous Flight

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 7.70
Place1 5 $ 2.90
Place2 9 $ 3.90
Place3 4 $ 1.50
Quinella 5:9 $ 74.60
Trifecta 5:9:4 $ 511.40
First4 5:9:4:2 $ 2943.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 4, 5
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 9 - DAVE THOMSON AT HARCOURTS
Time: 5:07 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 O'Kiwi   F: X3X78
  B(8) W(57)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Only moderate in two runs back but it typically improves with some fitness under the belt. Backed nicely and that is a good sign.
Main Danger
5 Bridget Town   F: 71254
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Rahul Beeharry )
Placed
Dividend : $2.20
Has been up for awhile now and that could prove to be a positive. Drops right down in weight for this and the inside draw is ideal.
Next Best
2 Smokem Up   F: 43650
  B(2) W(58)
 ( J-  Terry Moseley )
Average last start and its form prior was good enough to win this. Gets an inside draw and it shouldn't be too far away from them.
Include in Multis
6 Mamba   F: 27350
  B(10) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Leah Hemi )
Another runner which found it too tough last start. Better suited here and it should go close with some luck.
Longer Odds
11 Metasequoia   F: 90850
  B(5) W(54.5)
 ( J-  Kozzi Asano )
Chance to cause an upset at odds.

Remarks

Each-way all day type of field
race-image
O'Kiwi could take this out

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 19.60
Place1 3 $ 5.70
Place2 9 $ 3.50
Place3 5 $ 2.20
Quinella 3:9 $ 143.70
Trifecta 3:9:5 $ 2388.50
First4 - $ 0.00

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 5, 6, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%