M6: Otaki – March 8 – 2019

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M6: Otaki – March 8 – 2019

M6: Otaki - 8th Mar, 2019

Start time:12:26 pm
Weather:Raining
Track:Slow7

Overview

Trude Thornton at Otaki for a Friday meet. You take what you get as you near retirement.

Day's "Best"

R7 (5) Bella Nero

Best "Each Way"

R4 (1) Blue On Black

Best "Roughie"

R6 (9) Sweet Elvira

Race 1 - VETS ON RIVERBANK 1200
Time: 12:26 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
6 Mohaka   F: 3230X
  B(5) W(56)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
Won
Dividends : $1.80 $1.40
1000 Guineas last start. Dropping well back in distance but looks a good grip on this.
Main Danger
1 Hunter Villain   F: 3245X
  B(2) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  Adrian Bull )
A third prep and still a maiden. How did that happen? Never been further back than 4th in six starts
Next Best
2 Mi Gold Card   F: 79X62
  B(6) W(58.5)
 ( T-  Suzy Gordon )
One for the pensioner punter. Mum won plenty, the offspring starting to impress.
Include in Multis
3 Rekohu Diva   F: 26X47
  B(4) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Dylan Turner )
Travelled wide throughout last start. Goes alright.
Longer Odds
7 Capelyn   F: 47
  B(7) W(56)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Has pace but not a lot of heart early in career. Stick with place bet

Remarks

Gear changes: Hunter Villain: Blinkers off, Tongue Tie off Rekohu Diva: Ear Covers on
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Hannam

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 1.80
Place1 6 $ 1.40
Place2 5 $ 5.10
Quinella 5:6 $ 14.30
Trifecta 6:5:1 $ 44.30
First4 6:5:1:3 $ 121.00

Betting Suggestions


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 2 - CONGRATS SHAGGYBOND & KIRSTY ON YOUR WEDDING DAY
Time: 1:02 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
5 Divine Wine   F: 52
  B(4) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Hannam poised to win first two races of day. Speedster with Latta who produced strong work this week.
Main Danger
1 Cover Drive   F: 23
  B(3) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Prefer the hook shot for six myself. A Per Incanto with Myers
Next Best
7 Masarova   F: 729
  B(1) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Got away with one bad draw East Coast, not the second time. Ace draw today.
Include in Multis
6 Glide Queen   F: 56285
  B(8) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Went too fast in front last time. Don't know if 1400m suits but include.
Longer Odds
8 Wotarocker   F:
  B(6) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Leah Hemi )
Poor trial but dam starting to produce winners

Remarks

Gear changes: Boom Boy: Nose Band off Royal Inn: Blinkers on
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 10.10
Place1 3 $ 4.50
Place2 1 $ 1.50
Quinella 1:3 $ 12.70
Trifecta 3:1:4 $ 441.70
First4 3:1:4:5 $ 1010.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 5, 6, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - SUNRANS SPA 1400
Time: 1:37 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
9 Stormy Waters   F: X536X
  B(3) W(56.5)
Ramsay raider getting warm for winter. Expensive first prep
Main Danger
1 Matt Cain   F: 6X25
  B(8) W(58.5)
Ran outside maiden class past 2 and far from disgraced
Next Best
4 Hocico Blanco   F: 477X
  B(11) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
Another wide draw. Luckily he has a big finish.
Include in Multis
7 Senor Moss   F: 39934
  B(4) W(58)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Just beaten in Gisborne. Today's rivals weaker if anything. Got the jock to throw him over the line.
Longer Odds
2 Rio Star   F: 02204
  B(7) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
Had so many chances I'm loath to make a top pick. Threatened but failed again last start.

Remarks

Gear changes: Bruno Stars: Blinkers on, Nasal Strip on Pondering: Blinkers on Stormy Waters: Ear Covers off, Ear Covers Pre-Race on
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Ramsay

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 14.30
Place1 5 $ 3.70
Place2 4 $ 2.00
Place3 11 $ 5.30
Quinella 4:5 $ 29.00
Trifecta 5:4:11 $ 1544.30
First4 5:4:11:7 $ 3278.70

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 7, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - EL CHEAPO CARS 1400
Time: 2:12 | Distance: 1400m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
1 Blue On Black   F: 940X0
  B(7) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Placed
Dividend : $3.80
Too puggy last start. The reason Trudy Thornton is riding here today
Main Danger
6 Platinum Rapper   F: 6515X
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Won
Dividends : $5.00 $2.60
Last seen 9 months ago in listed race. Gear changed for fresh start
Next Best
3 Lucidity   F: X4236
  B(5) W(57)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
James McDonald rode her last start. Wait for tracks to ease, he suggested
Include in Multis
9 Margot   F: X6754
  B(6) W(54.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
 ( T-  Suzy Gordon )
Tries hard, shame she has feet issues.
Longer Odds
5 Platinum Mam'selle   F: 34556
  B(9) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Slow 8 no good to her last start.

Remarks

Gear changes: Platinum Mam'selle (AUS): Lugging Bit off, Tongue Control Bit on Platinum Rapper: Lugging Bit off, Blinkers off, Tongue Control Bit on
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Blue On Black

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 5.00
Place1 6 $ 2.60
Place2 1 $ 3.80
Quinella 1:6 $ 19.10
Trifecta 6:1:9 $ 106.90
First4 6:1:9:8 $ 641.50
Treble 3/5/6 $ 728.90
Quaddie 6+/3/5/6 $ 1215.20
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R4 (1) Blue On Black(3) Lucidity (6) Platinum Rapper
R5 (1) One Prize One Goal(2) Tiro (4) Atlanta Peach
R6 (1) Run Lee(3) Naderca (10) Evana Rahma
R7 (5) Bella Nero(9) Southern Skies (13) Ekstrememiss
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 5, 6, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - CAVALLO FARM & CHRIS RUTTEN BLOODSTOCK 1600
Time: 2:47 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 One Prize One Goal   F: 33346
  B(6) W(59)
 ( J-  Leah Hemi )
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Momentum checked twice home straight last start. Placed in much stronger fields than this
Main Danger
4 Atlanta Peach   F: 2153
  B(5) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Won
Dividends : $2.20 $1.10
Not raced since before Xmas. So dominant winning maiden here
Next Best
2 Tiro   F: X3401
  B(1) W(59)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
The starts have to improve but this son of O'Reilly looks a good sort. Win, third and 4th three starts Otaki
Include in Multis
6 Sophia Magia   F: 55464
  B(9) W(56)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Not much to show for 21 starts but dangerous to drop in such a tame affair
Longer Odds
5 Colorado Miss   F: X4177
  B(3) W(56)
Placed
Dividend : $2.40
Too good winning maiden here. Chances washed away by poor starts next two

Remarks

Stipe Comment: ONE PRIZE ONE GOAL - Held up 250m before having to be steadied for a distance when disappointed for run near 200m then again held up near 100m
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Somervell

Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 2.20
Place1 4 $ 1.10
Place2 1 $ 1.70
Place3 5 $ 2.40
Quinella 1:4 $ 4.70
Trifecta 4:1:5 $ 45.20
First4 4:1:5:8 $ 93.60
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 4, 5, 6
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES RACE
Time: 3:23 | Distance: 1600m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
10 Evana Rahma   F: 3
  B(10) W(57)
Won
Dividends : $1.90 $1.30
Cambridge raider here for Pearls series cash. Huge run debut and up in distrance today.
Main Danger
1 Run Lee   F: X7623
  B(8) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Looked much smarter this prep. Jock responsible for form boost is suspended more's the pity
Next Best
3 Naderca   F: 46835
  B(2) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Placed
Dividend : $1.20
One pacer who got involved in bumping duel last start. Johnson rehired to stay out of that nonsense
Include in Multis
12 Verbier   F: 4704
  B(1) W(57)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Badly checked when 4th here Jan. Stable scr stablemate
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
9 Sweet Elvira   F: 400X6
  B(6) W(57)
 ( J-  Trudy Thornton )
Placed
Dividend : $3.50
Was 4th in black type Ryder. Surely can do better

Remarks

Gear changes: Howzangel: Visor Blinkers off, Blinkers on Road To Reign: Blinkers on Sweet Elvira: Blinkers on
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Ritchie

Results

Race Dividends
Win 10 $ 1.90
Place1 10 $ 1.30
Place2 9 $ 3.50
Place3 3 $ 1.20
Quinella 9:10 $ 14.60

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 9, 10, 12
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - RIVERSTONE CAFE 2200
Time: 3:56 | Distance: 2200m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
5 Bella Nero   F: 56732
  B(3) W(56.5)
 ( T-  Suzy Gordon )
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Been running well for the apprentice. Just needed ounce more luck last two to escape maidens
Main Danger
9 Southern Skies   F: 6
  B(9) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Debut effort just fair. Dam's record gives you reason to believe
Next Best
13 Ekstrememiss   F: 00X05
  B(1) W(56)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Trainer took to Guineas in South. Waste of money. Got the right distance now
Include in Multis
11 Flying Meg   F: 53468
  B(4) W(56)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Form slipped. Allpress can plug the leaks
Longer Odds
10 Nameofgame   F: 0X697
  B(11) W(56.5)
Went up to staying trip last start but then had the worst run possible. In last chance league

Remarks

Gear changes: Rockabye: Blinkers off Southern Skies: Ear Covers Pre-Race off, Side Winkers on Ekstrememiss: Blinkers off
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O'Bierne

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 20.60
Place1 2 $ 4.20
Place2 5 $ 1.40
Place3 1 $ 3.90
Place6 1+,3/4,5,11/1,6/1,4+,5/3,9,10+,11/1,2,5+ $ 88.70
Quinella 2:5 $ 26.20
Trifecta 2:5:1 $ 469.90
First4 2:5:1:9 $ 4575.50
Treble 4+/10+/2 $ 100.90
Quaddie 6/4+/10+/2 $ 538.40

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
5, 9, 10, 11, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%