M6 Riccarton – 3rd August 2019

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M6 Riccarton – 3rd August 2019

M6: Riccarton Park - 3rd Aug, 2019

Start time:11:25 am
Weather:Fine
Track:Heavy11

Overview

1st of the National Carnival with the Group 3 Winter Cup

Day's "Best"

R2 (5) Far Site

Best "Each Way"

R8 (11) Herengawe

Best "Roughie"

R10 (10) I'llav Bubbles

Race 1 - RACECOURSE HOTEL & MOTOR LODGE SYDENHAM HURDLES
Time: 11:25 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 Bad Boy Brown   F: X6132
  B(5) W(67)
 ( J-  Isaac Lupton )
Placed
Dividend : $2.00
Good beating a good group of hurdlers three back. Great run for second in Wellington Hurdles, beating Laekeeper He can be aggressive during running but talented and looks the one to beat
Main Danger
1 Laekeeper   F: 3X533
  B(1) W(70)
 ( J-  Emily Farr )
 ( T-  Simon Rees )
Was too aggressive in the Wellington Hurdles. Won this race last year with 2kg less. If he settles will be hard to beat.
Next Best
4 El Disparo   F: 52981
  B(6) W(66)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
 ( T-  Mark Brooks )
HB Hurdles track was too good. Easy winner at Te Aroha and will love the track conditions. Looks good chance.
Include in Multis
2 No Change   F: 10541
  B(2) W(70)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Easy winner of the HB Hurdles. Has had a minor let up since and does struggled on testing ground. Can go close in this.
Longer Odds
5 Guy Fox   F: 63702
  B(7) W(65)
 ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Won
Dividends : $8.00 $3.10
Good race last start at Awapuni. Has struggled at the top grade but looks the best of the rest.

Remarks

Good jumping race to start the day. Major lead up to Grand National Steeplechase
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Isaac Lupton is on 149 jumping wins

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 8.00
Place1 5 $ 3.10
Place2 3 $ 2.00
Quinella 3:5 $ 10.90
Trifecta 5:3:4 $ 123.40
First4 5:3:4:6 $ 1408.30
Trifecta - 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 2 - EL DOUTE AT STUD CASHMERE PLATE
Time: 11:55 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
5 Far Site   F: 1
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Kin Kwo )
Very good debut win after some nice trials. Looks hard to beat.
Main Danger
3 The Gaffin   F: 4
  B(5) W(57)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Good run first start on testing ground. Stood in the gates by 5 lengths and beaten under 7 lengths. Jumps with them today has to be very hard to beat.
Next Best
4 Hasler Lad   F: 8X58
  B(4) W(57)
 ( J-  Robert Hannam )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Both runs have been good without much luck. Latta has a good record at Riccarton and during carnival time and could be the each way bet here.
Include in Multis
1 Chuck A Luck   F: 34
  B(2) W(57)
 ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Good debut and next start was nice enough for fourth. Has to improve a bit to beat Far Site but back on home track.
Longer Odds
2 Lightning Jack   F: 4
  B(6) W(57)
 ( T-  K & A Tyler )
Placed
Dividend : $2.10
Made good ground on debut late. Should handle the track and will improve from his first start.

Remarks

First flat race of the day and it's a very nice race of promising horses
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Lisa Latta could start the carnival well

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 15.10
Place1 6 $ 3.60
Place2 1 $ 1.50
Place3 2 $ 2.10
Quinella 1:6 $ 32.90
Trifecta 6:1:2 $ 377.90
First4 6:1:2:8 $ 4583.50

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 - BRIAN WILSON 51 YEARS A FARRIER PREMIER
Time: 12:25 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
7 Gifted   F: X2116
  B(8) W(58)
 ( J-  Tanya Jonker )
Very good winning two in a row. Good sixth in the Ashburton Cup. Dropping back in grade and looks a nice each way chance.
Main Danger
3 Torre Del Greco   F: 13231
  B(5) W(59)
 ( J-  Kozzi Asano )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
In great form loving the Winter tracks. Had a very quiet trial during the week and could be part of a very good week for K.Myers.
Next Best
8 Red Forest   F: 01314
  B(13) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Racing very well this prep. Won well two back and was good for fourth in a good 3yo race.
Include in Multis
1 Rock Island Line   F: X9541
  B(12) W(60.5)
 ( J-  BB Hong )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Built to a good win at New Plymouth from a good ride. Stays in the same grade and gets 3kg off. Can go back to back
Longer Odds
2 Our Teddy Boy   F: 26265
  B(1) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Rohan Mudhoo )
 ( T-  Steve Tyler )
Placed
Dividend : $4.20
Racing well. Good run in a tough race last start. Dropping back in grade and I think will be in the finish.

Remarks

Very competitive race
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Gifted brought off gavelhouse.com gets my top pick

Results

Race Dividends
Win 10 $ 11.50
Place1 10 $ 3.80
Place2 2 $ 4.20
Place3 3 $ 1.90
Quinella 2:10 $ 98.10
Trifecta 10:2:3 $ 1394.50
First4 10:2:3:12 $ 14824.00
Treble 5/6/10 $ 1124.40

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - MANELINE SAFETY TRACKX RACEPLATES MAIDEN STPL
Time: 1:00 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
7 Ooee   F: 7X443
  B(13) W(68)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Looked the winner on Chase debut but got tired late. Will be fitter for the run; only concern is the track.
Main Danger
6 Mesmerize   F: 62185
  B(4) W(68)
 ( J-  Isaac Lupton )
Placed
Dividend : $2.40
A horse who has taken a while to win a race. Has struggled over the hurdles of late. But loves the bigger fences and usually runs well.
Next Best
9 El Fernando   F: 24725
  B(3) W(68)
 ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
 ( T-  Mark Brooks )
Wasn't bad on Chase debut. Will improve from the run and looks to have a good jumping career ahead.
Include in Multis
5 Macklemore   F: 72004
  B(8) W(68)
 ( J-  Emily Farr )
Returning from Aussie. John always had an opinion on this horse and will be a chance here
Longer Odds
13 The Great Guru   F: 65274
  B(6) W(68)
 ( J-  Shaun Fannin )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Won
Dividends : $9.80 $2.90
Good jumper on his day. Bigger fences may help and Shaun has been schooling him. Will be the odds runner

Remarks

First Steeplechase race of the week
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Aaron and Paul can continue their great partnership

Results

Race Dividends
Win 13 $ 9.80
Place1 13 $ 2.90
Place2 6 $ 2.40
Place3 1 $ 4.00
Quinella 6:13 $ 48.90
Trifecta 13:6:1 $ 1135.50
First4 13:6:1:7 $ 8071.20

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
5, 6, 7, 9, 13
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - YESBERG INSURANCE SERVICES KORAL STEEPLECHASE
Time: 1:35 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
7 It's A Wonder   F: 14312
  B(6) W(65)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
Won
Dividends : $4.10 $1.50
Got lost at Te Rapa but was very game behind Shamal. This looks to suit this race and if he figures this jumping game out will be hard to beat.
Main Danger
3 Des De Jeu   F: X93L2
  B(3) W(66)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
One of the jumping stars. Talented chaser and without his fall two starts back his form is near faultless. Looks a big hope.
Next Best
6 Napoleon   F: 49114
  B(7) W(65.5)
 ( J-  Shaun Fannin )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
A good young jumper who form is very good leading into this. Was very plain last start at Te Aroha but his jumping form before that is very good. Had a trial this week to keep him ready for this.
Include in Multis
1 Crash Bandicoot   F: 4X754
  B(5) W(69)
 ( J-  Isaac Lupton )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Talented jumper who needed his last start. Will be in the finish and look out next week.
Longer Odds
5 Doctor Hook   F: 154X1
  B(8) W(65.5)
 ( J-  Toni Moki )
 ( T-  Adrian Bull )
Placed
Dividend : $2.30
Good winner after more than 2 years off the scene. Looks over the odds.

Remarks

The main lead up to the Grand National Steeplechase in 7 days time
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Shaun Phelan has a good ride here

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 4.10
Place1 7 $ 1.50
Place2 4 $ 2.90
Place3 5 $ 2.30
Quinella 4:7 $ 26.30
Trifecta 7:4:5 $ 299.10
First4 7:4:5:1 $ 1275.50
Quaddie 6/10/13/7 $ 12241.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 5, 6, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - DYER DECORATING PREMIER SPRINT
Time: 2:10 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Heni   F: 5345X
  B(7) W(57.5)
Lovely honest mare who is the winner of 11. Trial during the week was excellent and looks a great bet on a track she has a good record at (13 - 6 - 5)
Main Danger
7 Exemplar   F: 01111
  B(6) W(53)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Winner of her last 4. Loves being ridden cold. Seems to handle the heavy tracks, well weighted and will be flashing home again.
Next Best
8 Tabard   F: 24542
  B(5) W(53)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Placed
Dividend : $1.60
Always races well without winning. Comes into this very well weighted and will be in the finish.
Include in Multis
3 Dynamic   F: 76531
  B(1) W(56)
 ( J-  Terry Moseley )
Placed
Dividend : $3.10
Been in the best form he has been in for a while. Won well prior to a good third. Will be in the mix.
Longer Odds
5 Saber   F: 25328
  B(4) W(53)
 ( J-  Tanya Jonker )
Just beaten two back. No luck when wide next and will lead and could be hard to pass at big odds.

Remarks

Very nice group of up and coming sprinters on the minimum
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Heni great track record could be the key

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 13.80
Place1 1 $ 3.40
Place2 8 $ 1.60
Place3 3 $ 3.10
Quinella 1:8 $ 40.70
Trifecta 1:8:3 $ 706.80
First4 1:8:3:9 $ 3356.60
Double 7/1 $ 63.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 5, 7, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - GOLD CLUB PREMIER
Time: 2:45 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 Dutch Courage   F: 25612
  B(13) W(59.5)
 ( J-  Jason Laking )
Racing very well. Good win two back and his last start second was solid. Won't mind the track and looks a good hope in an even race
Main Danger
2 Middagurd   F: 0X88X
  B(6) W(60)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Won
Dividends : $8.50 $3.00
Hasn't been the same since his fall. Had a trial during the week that was ok. Was going good this time last year and can return to that form.
Next Best
1 Frankie The Fox   F: 12674
  B(12) W(60)
 ( J-  Rohan Mudhoo )
 ( T-  Mike McCann )
Placed
Dividend : $2.40
His manners in the race has cost him some wins but racing well enough. I think he will handle the track and will be in the finish.
Include in Multis
8 Regent Street   F: X3341
  B(5) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Rahul Beeharry )
Built to her last start win. Was a good sprint on a heavy track at Wingatui. This is tougher but racing well.
Longer Odds
15 Iffida   F: 85724
  B(16) W(55.5)
Racing well enough and a bold run would not surprise.

Remarks

Very open and hard Quaddie
race-image
Might need some Dutch Courage for this race

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 8.50
Place1 2 $ 3.00
Place2 14 $ 5.30
Place3 1 $ 2.40
Quinella 2:14 $ 75.50
Trifecta 2:14:1 $ 1171.50
First4 - $ 0.00

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R7 (1) Frankie The Fox(2) Middagurd (3) Dutch Courage
R8 (2) Rosewood(11) Herengawe
R9 (10) Reliable Glow(14) Ahyum (16) Francesca Kate (17) To Love You
R10 (1) Forged(7) Montserrat (8) Ophelia Lee (10) I'llav Bubbles (11) Animator
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 8, 15
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - WINNING EDGE PRESENTATIONS 122ND WINTER CUP
Time: 3:20 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
11 Herengawe   F: 40113
  B(12) W(53)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
 ( T-  Joanne Moss )
In very good form winning two in a row before a good third in Opunake Cup. Gets in well at the weights and looks a great chance
Main Danger
2 Rosewood   F: 82192
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
She is in great form leading into this. Didn't handle Tauranga in a good field but won well at Awapuni and was very good in Opunake Cup behind Helena Baby. Watch for her storming home.
Next Best
12 Red Sierra   F: 22714
  B(13) W(53)
Very honest mare who won well at Otaki before a nice fourth in Opunake Cup. Can figure in the finish.
Include in Multis
7 Flying Sardine   F: 40971
  B(5) W(53)
 ( J-  Corey Campbell )
 ( T-  K & A Tyler )
Placed
Dividend : $3.90
Won the Whyte Handicap at Trentham. Very fit and well travelled could work in her favour.
Longer Odds
4 Elfee   F: 84685
  B(6) W(54)
 ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
Made good ground in the Ashburton Cup. Weighted better than recent runs and always race well in this race.

Remarks

Today's feature
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Ryan Elliot can go back to back in the Winter Cup

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 6.60
Place1 9 $ 2.50
Place2 2 $ 1.90
Place3 7 $ 3.90
Quinella 2:9 $ 12.30
Trifecta 9:2:7 $ 265.00
First4 9:2:7:12 $ 2246.50

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 7, 11, 12
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 9 - NZB INSURANCE SPONSOR OF PEARL SERIES PREMIER
Time: 3:55 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
10 Reliable Glow   F: 13701
  B(6) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Sam Weatherley )
Good winning at Timaru from back. I'm expecting another top effort today
Main Danger
17 To Love You   F: X8413
  B(8) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Brett Murray )
 ( T-  Danny Frye )
Good win before a very good third making good ground late. Will run another good race.
Next Best
14 Ahyum   F: X5532
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Lee Callaway )
Placed
Dividend : $3.20
Never runs a bad race improving off every run and I expect she will be figuring in the finish today.
Include in Multis
16 Francesca Kate   F: X3471
  B(16) W(56.5)
Blinkers helped this horse last start. Blinkers could be the key for this runner going two in a row.
Longer Odds
13 Our Boy Baz   F: 52802
  B(4) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Kozzi Asano )
 ( T-  K & A Tyler )
Good run at Timaru. Kelvin Tyler usually has a good carnival and this could be value here

Remarks

Another tough race
race-image
Sam Weatherley could return a winner in the Pitman colours

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 9.40
Place1 9 $ 3.20
Place2 15 $ 6.30
Place3 14 $ 3.20
Quinella 9:15 $ 97.90
Trifecta 9:15:14 $ 1904.50
First4 9:15:14:5 $ 4002.50

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
10, 13, 14, 16, 17
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 10 - SPEIGHT'S PREMIER
Time: 4:35 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
8 Ophelia Lee   F: 48823
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Starting to race in form. Brings good form into this with two good placings behind Obsessive. Looks a good winning hope
Main Danger
1 Forged   F: 05544
  B(14) W(60.5)
 ( J-  Brett Murray )
 ( T-  Mike McCann )
Racing in good form. Nice effort for fourth in Ashburton Cup. Drops in grade and increase in distance looks ideal.
Next Best
11 Animator   F: X0712
  B(8) W(56)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Placed
Dividend : $2.40
Good run at Taranaki after a good jumping win. Can figure in the finish.
Include in Multis
7 Montserrat   F: 25311
  B(13) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Jacob Lowry )
In winning form. Jake Lowry knows her well. Handles the track in good form can go close.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
10 I'llav Bubbles   F: 8X052
  B(9) W(56)
 ( J-  Kylie Williams )
Likes off tracks. Good second last start and I expect her to run very well today at good odds.

Remarks

Tough way to end the day
race-image
Haworth's have brought a nice team down south

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 7.80
Place1 5 $ 2.60
Place2 3 $ 4.20
Place3 11 $ 2.40
Quinella 3:5 $ 81.20
Trifecta 5:3:11 $ 997.50
First4 5:3:11:8 $ 3974.40

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%