M6: GORE – JANUARY 19 – 2019

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M6: GORE – JANUARY 19 – 2019

M06: Gore - 19th Jan, 2019

Start time:12:00 am
Weather:
Track:

Overview

The side salad to Trentham. So short of jocks down there Northern veteran Reese Jones has answered an SOS

Day's "Best"

R1 (2) Upperhand

Best "Each Way"

R9 (4) Sentient

Best "Roughie"

R7 (10) Miss Maxipark

Race 1 - ABERNETHY CONTRACTING HANDICAP
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
2 Upperhand   F: 19X2X
  B(3) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Tanya Jonker )
 ( T-  Brian Court )
Last placing in 2017 2000 Guineas not true reflection of ability. Had bone chips removed.
Main Danger
5 He's Mi Brother   F: 8X643
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Amless Bohorun )
Won this meet last year. Looks well set up to win again
Next Best
7 Touch The Sky   F: X2103
  B(8) W(54)
 ( J-  Brett Murray )
 ( T-  Ashley Frye )
Formerly with Donna Logan. Owners recompensed since shift south.
Include in Multis
1 Friar Tuck   F: 3X341
  B(2) W(59.5)
Pitman apprentice on after regular one was injured in race smash. Gone up 3kg for last start win
Longer Odds
3 Macy   F: 9X466
  B(1) W(58)
 ( J-  Jacob Lowry )
Not that brave this prep compared to others. Remains place chance

Remarks

Gear changes: Morrellmac (AUS): Hoof Pads (Front) off
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Brian Court

Results

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 5, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - O'CONNOR RICHMOND / AUTO FUNDS HANDICAP
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 2000m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Pickup   F: 40124
  B(2) W(59)
 ( J-  Jason Laking )
 ( T-  Kevin James )
If there was a consistency award each season he'd just about win every time. Runnerup to win ratio could be better
Main Danger
1 Aboli   F: X3311
  B(8) W(61)
 ( J-  Brett Murray )
Terry Kennedy only has a couple in work these days. He's hanging on to this bloke, a last start winner here
Next Best
3 Orepuki Lad   F: 52X33
  B(7) W(59)
 ( T-  G & M Eade )
Spoiled winning hopes by over-racing last start
Include in Multis
2 Nesta   F: 16582
  B(4) W(60)
 ( J-  Lee Callaway )
Two starts for 2 placings here, the last behind Aboli
Longer Odds
5 The Quiet Man   F: 32044
  B(6) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Amless Bohorun )
One things for certain he won't be having a second shot at winning the NZ Cup. This race is his level of competence

Remarks

Stipe Comment: THE QUIET MAN - Crowded at the start. Angled wider on the track passing the 300 metres to find clear racing room.
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Laking

Results

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 - ROBIN ARCHER MEMORIAL OPEN HANDICAP
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
6 Nightcap   F: 31P03
  B(5) W(55)
 ( J-  Kalai Selvan )
Blundered, almost unseating jockey, this course last start. Was loving her week too
Main Danger
3 Accidental Offside   F: 0X112
  B(2) W(59)
 ( J-  Doni Prastiyou )
Won an R75 this meet last year. Will be onside with punters again.
Next Best
4 Finbarr   F: 1131X
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Lee Callaway )
Won maiden here last April. Has been piling up the cash since.
Include in Multis
8 Mr Typhon   F: X0001
  B(3) W(54.5)
Sudden form reversal Dec 28. Appreciated firm track, said Pitman
Longer Odds
7 Koxinga   F: X2457
  B(4) W(55)
 ( J-  Tanya Jonker )
Back with original trainer. Didn't work out with Claire Anderton

Remarks

Gear changes: Nightcap: Bandages on Koxinga: Lugging Bit off, Standard Bit on
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Results

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 4, 6, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - REGIONAL FORD MAIDEN 1335
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1335m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
7 Liam   F: 652
  B(2) W(57)
2nd to roughie with sidewinkers added last time. Money in the bank today too though there are a few willing to gatecrash the party
Main Danger
5 Hombre   F: 323
  B(11) W(57)
Pinned down in tight quarters on the Coast. Don't think the tight turners suit him
Next Best
12 The Selection   F: X3852
  B(10) W(55)
 ( J-  Kalai Selvan )
All sorts of bad luck last start. Missing the jump wasn't smart. Did well to get into placings
Include in Multis
2 Qashqai   F: 8X424
  B(9) W(58.5)
Punters did their cash cold when he choked down last start
Longer Odds
3 Sounds Promising   F: 4
  B(5) W(58.5)
 ( T-  Leda Beck )
Raced greenly, then lost a plate debut. Andertons seeking change of luck

Remarks

Gear changes: Sounds Promising: Side Winkers on
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Results

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 5, 7, 12
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - MLT / DB BREWERIES GORE CUP
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 2000m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Princess Brook   F: 62201
  B(5) W(60)
 ( J-  Brett Murray )
Indicative Odds: $2.05
In top form with impressive win last start and has won 3 from 4 here - including this race 2 years ago. Brett Murray riding well too
Main Danger
2 Come Fly With Me   F: 37732
  B(1) W(58)
 ( J-  Lee Callaway )
Indicative Odds: $4.40
Ever consistent winner of 11 races. Looks like the runner up
Next Best
5 Five Kings   F: 09216
  B(2) W(54)
 ( J-  Rahul Beeharry )
Indicative Odds: $9.50
Disappointed last start but on prior race win form, has a shout in this
Include in Multis
3 Shakti   F: 34004
  B(3) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Krishna Mudhoo )
Indicative Odds: $6.00
Improved run last start and looks 'on the up'
Longer Odds
6 Shantav   F: 10739
  B(4) W(54)
 ( J-  Tanya Jonker )
Indicative Odds: $9.50
Loves the course and that brings it into reckoning

Remarks

Small field for the Gore Cup and Princess Brook looks one of the best bets today
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Brett Murray rides favourite

Results

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 6 - FARMLANDS / AON INSURANCE HANDICAP
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 2000m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
6 Leuluai   F: 94520
  B(8) W(58)
 ( J-  Tanya Jonker )
Tidy performer undone by tight bends at Kumara. Unsure if Gore will treat kindly either but a plus is the rise in distance. Blinkers on.
Main Danger
9 Mossy Creek   F: 0X864
  B(9) W(56)
Like the formline. Indicates a horse edging closer to another win. The first came 10 months ago
Next Best
3 Riviera Rock   F: 3241
  B(3) W(59)
 ( J-  Brett Murray )
 ( T-  G & M Eade )
Bogged down in holding ground one race when red hot fav. Firmer fired him up for easy win here.
Include in Multis
4 Baban   F: 190X2
  B(6) W(58.5)
Caught when looking set for victory Kurow Dec 30. Query over longer than mile.
Longer Odds
1 Letsbringiton   F: 02071
  B(13) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Reese Jones )
Broke drought but owners on notice over racing manners.

Remarks

Gear changes: Letsbringiton (AUS): Side Winkers off, Blinkers - 1 cup N/S on Iwo Jima: Cheek Burrs on Leuluai (AUS): Blinkers off, Side Winkers on
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Jonker

Results

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R6 (3) Riviera Rock(6) Leuluai (9) Mossy Creek
R7 (2) Weaponry(9) Fox In Socks
R8 (3) Shirley Maude(4) Tickets On Her (10) The Sparkle (12) Magic Note
R9 (4) Sentient(9) Perfidia (10) Sure Is (13) Kate The Great
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 4, 6, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - LIQUORLAND GORE GUINEAS
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1335m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Weaponry   F: 11
  B(2) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Jason Laking )
Te Akau are already counting their winnings. Looks way too classy for the rest. Jason Laking sweated long and hard to make weight
Main Danger
9 Fox In Socks   F: 313
  B(11) W(54.5)
 ( J-  Jillian Morris )
One and placed in North/ Being campaigned in South by Shaune Ritchie, a stakes race at Riccarton her grand final
Next Best
4 Khimar War   F: 317X3
  B(7) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Jacob Lowry )
Sibling has been a big winner. This one is a slow burner. Couldn't stay out of trouble fresh.
Include in Multis
1 Fire Show   F: 60234
  B(12) W(56.5)
Draw will test him. Was never going to have a smarter record given the amount of rotten luck he's had
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
10 Miss Maxipark   F: 91654
  B(10) W(54.5)
 ( J-  Krishna Mudhoo )
Better than what showed at Reefton. Ground too firm

Remarks

Gear changes: Pick Me Up In Rio: Tongue Tie on
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Laking

Results

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 9, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES RACE
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1335m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 Shirley Maude   F: X2212
  B(9) W(60)
 ( J-  Jason Laking )
A 5yo who appears to have reached full maturity. Future looked grim early in career. Has enviable record here
Main Danger
10 The Sparkle   F: 0X863
  B(7) W(56.5)
On the improve for the Dennis bros. Far from disgraced in Gore Guineas last year
Next Best
4 Tickets On Her   F: 78X66
  B(2) W(59)
 ( T-  Sally McKay )
Seems to have lost yard of pace but is more likely short of fitness. 3rd this meet in 2017
Include in Multis
12 Magic Note   F: X0491
  B(5) W(56)
Drafted from North by Pitman. Got touch of class. Can expand promise
Longer Odds
5 Always On Call   F: 7X153
  B(1) W(58)
 ( J-  BB Hong )
Struggled to gain foothold in R72s so far but it's early days

Remarks

Gear changes: Tickets On Her: Tongue Tie on Katango: Nasal Strip on
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Lisa Vaughan

Results

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 4, 5, 10, 12
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 9 - GORE TOWN & COUNTRY CLUB HANDICAP
Time: 12:00 | Distance: 1335m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
4 Sentient   F: 53827
  B(12) W(59)
 ( J-  Tanya Jonker )
 ( T-  G & M Eade )
Pacesetter dropping back to distance where can stamp ability. Battled mile last start. Been effort to get to races - 6yo who has had just 8 starts
Main Danger
13 Kate The Great   F: X7610
  B(15) W(56)
 ( J-  Lee Callaway )
Went too fiercely for the apprentice in last start defeat
Next Best
10 Sure Is   F: 21
  B(5) W(57)
 ( J-  Reese Jones )
Narrow defeat on debut but didn't miss the target second-up. A showy Highly Recommended who didn't start until 4.
Include in Multis
9 Perfidia   F: 12754
  B(4) W(57)
Raced home well with little room to move last time. Sibling has been going terrific
Longer Odds
14 Stella Daze   F: 10046
  B(9) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Rohan Mudhoo )
 ( T-  Nicky Lloyd )
Ignore last start result. Kicked at the gates and then bombed the start

Remarks

Gear changes: Kate The Great: Boots off
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Graham Eade

Results

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
4, 9, 10, 13, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%