M6 Te Aroha – 7th July 2019

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M6 Te Aroha – 7th July 2019

M6: Te Aroha - 7th Jul, 2019

Start time:11:40 am
Weather:Fine
Track:Heavy11

Overview

Jumps day at Te Aroha

Day's "Best"

R2 (1) Summer Warrior

Best "Each Way"

R8 (7) Castlepoint

Best "Roughie"

R4 (4) Castle Black

Race 1 - STEVE LUNJEVICH CONTRACTING HURDLE 3100
Time: 11:40 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 Al Haram   F: 82766
  B(3) W(68)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
Got that flat ability and the way he has been at the jumping trials. Looks the one to beat.
Main Danger
6 King Oberon   F: 08X67
  B(6) W(68)
 ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
Won
Dividends : $3.00 $1.40
Started his career with a boom. Has breathing problems since but has ability over jumps if he can get his breathing right.
Next Best
4 Assign   F: 8X705
  B(5) W(68)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Placed
Dividend : $1.90
I thought was an improvers run on debut. May be ridden with cover today which could help chances.
Include in Multis
5 In A Minute   F: 5X309
  B(2) W(68)
 ( J-  Emily Farr )
Showed ability on jumps debut last season. Capable of running a bod race today.
Longer Odds
9 Florence Ivy   F: 56X78
  B(1) W(66)
 ( J-  Toni Moki )
Placed
Dividend : $2.10
Didn’t do much on jumps debut at Hastings but may like the wetter surface today.

Remarks

Good field of some potential jumpers
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Al Haram making jumps debut

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 3.00
Place1 6 $ 1.40
Place2 4 $ 1.90
Place3 9 $ 2.10
Quinella 4:6 $ 12.00
Trifecta 6:4:9 $ 105.80
First4 6:4:9:3 $ 238.10
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 4, 5, 6, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 2 - ERNIE MARTINOVICH MEMORIAL HURDLE
Time: 12:10 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
1 Summer Warrior   F: 6X002
  B(3) W(68)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
 ( T-  Dean Wiles )
Placed
Dividend : $1.40
Very good on hurdle debut behind Gobstopper will only have to replicate that performance to win this.
Main Danger
8 Senassy   F: 6X580
  B(7) W(66)
 ( T-  Neil O'Dowd )
Won
Dividends : $4.30 $1.70
Shown plenty of ability at the trials and a bold jumping debut is expected.
Next Best
5 Magic Cannon   F: 76X09
  B(2) W(68)
 ( J-  Gary Walsh )
Placed
Dividend : $4.00
Hasn’t done much so far over jumps but enough word to suggest he could run a big race.
Include in Multis
2 Caballo Noir   F: BPX84
  B(5) W(68)
Decent run last start and off that must include.
Longer Odds
6 Pythagoras   F: X0007
  B(1) W(68)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Well backed last start but failed take another chance with Aaron sticking with him.

Remarks

Second maiden hurdle of the day
race-image
Best bet of the day comes in this

Results

Race Dividends
Win 8 $ 4.30
Place1 8 $ 1.70
Place2 1 $ 1.40
Place3 5 $ 4.00
Quinella 1:8 $ 6.40
Trifecta 8:1:5 $ 126.60
First4 8:1:5:4 $ 1689.80
Trifecta - Selected!

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 3 - VICTOR & FRANK MATIJASEVICH OPEN HURDLE
Time: 12:45 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 El Corby   F: X041B
  B(4) W(66.5)
 ( J-  Gary Walsh )
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
He was brought down in Manawatu Hurdles when looking like a good chance. Seems to be coming up well.
Main Danger
4 Borninasandpit   F: 13X01
  B(9) W(65)
 ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Very good winning last start. Looks a jumper worth following this season and the market says as well.
Next Best
5 El Disparo   F: 75298
  B(7) W(65)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
 ( T-  Mark Brooks )
Won
Dividends : $4.60 $1.70
Good second in Waikato Hurdles only fair at Hawke’s Bay but may appreciate a heavy track even though his form ain’t the best on this surface.
Include in Multis
6 Mesmerize   F: X2621
  B(2) W(65)
 ( J-  Hamish McNeill )
Deserved winner last start. Capable of taking the next level.
Longer Odds
2 Raisafuasho   F: 6X077
  B(5) W(67.5)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Former top jumper who haven’t been to his best. But if he does can be the value here.

Remarks

A race on the cards worth watching
race-image
El Corby can get back from that mishap at Awapuni

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 4.60
Place1 5 $ 1.70
Place2 3 $ 1.70
Place3 4 $ 1.50
Quinella 3:5 $ 8.30
Trifecta 5:3:4 $ 81.90
First4 5:3:4:7 $ 406.10
Double 8/5 $ 24.20
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 4, 5, 6
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - YELAVICH TRANSPORT LTD 2200
Time: 1:20 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
12 Cog Knish   F: 63032
  B(8) W(66.5)
 ( J-  Luke Myers )
Last two have been very good and with Luke Myers who has been very good in these races will take some beating.
Main Danger
2 Kion   F: X3275
  B(4) W(68.5)
 ( J-  Emma Quinn )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Just beaten in amateur three back has struggled his next two but can run a top race in this.
Next Best
1 Gingee   F: 35X8F
  B(6) W(68.5)
 ( J-  Clinton Isdale )
Placed
Dividend : $3.40
Was very consistent last season. Hasn’t been his best this season but good jockey Clinton Isdale takes the ride and could be peaking now.
Include in Multis
3 Zabdi   F: 763
  B(3) W(68.5)
 ( J-  Jessica Grundy )
Been better off every run so far in his career. Looks capable of figuring in the finish.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
4 Castle Black   F: 93736
  B(12) W(68.5)
All runs this campaign have been good. Has gone good for Bailey when third two starts back.

Remarks

First flat race of the day and its for the amateurs
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Luke Myers can win another amateur

Results

Race Dividends
Win 13 $ 5.30
Place1 13 $ 1.90
Place2 2 $ 1.80
Place3 1 $ 3.40
Quinella 2:13 $ 16.70
Trifecta 13:2:1 $ 318.90
First4 13:2:1:3 $ 1017.70

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 4, 12
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 5 - MLAADI LAURICH (YOUNG LAURICH'S) 2200
Time: 1:55 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
11 Wagner   F: 875X9
  B(1) W(65)
 ( J-  Nick Downs )
Wasn’t the worst of runs fresh up will take improvement and could be a good winning chance here.
Main Danger
6 Heavenly Gold   F: 80X91
  B(5) W(65)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Won
Dividends : $4.70 $1.90
Unexpected winner last start. Favourite today and looks well placed to go close.
Next Best
10 Gagarin   F: 42251
  B(7) W(65)
 ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Been Steeplechasing lately but his form early in the prep in these races were good enough to go well here
Include in Multis
5 Toorak Tower   F: 0X688
  B(3) W(65)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
 ( T-  Warren Lund )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Showed plenty of ability early in career but hasn’t shown it since. Best chance to show his best form runs this prep haven’t been the worst never far away.
Longer Odds
8 Crash Bandicoot   F: 12X4X
  B(2) W(65)
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Could run a good race fresh up with Tim Johnson on board.

Remarks

Jumpers flat with Gagarin the watch
race-image
Will be a good race

Results

Race Dividends
Win 6 $ 4.70
Place1 6 $ 1.90
Place2 5 $ 1.50
Place3 7 $ 1.90
Quinella 5:6 $ 7.40
Trifecta 6:5:7 $ 76.80
First4 6:5:7:10 $ 247.50
Double 13/6 $ 22.50

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
5, 6, 8, 10, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 6 - JADRAN BASKETBALL TEAM STEEPLECHASE
Time: 2:35 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
6 Bay Rocker   F: 1X04F
  B(9) W(68)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
Placed
Dividend : $1.50
Hot favourite and fell when slipping at 600m here. The word is this is a horse to follow this season.
Main Danger
9 Tallyho Twinkletoe   F: 11X09
  B(2) W(68)
 ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Won
Dividends : $2.30 $1.50
Great jumper winner of Grand National Hurdles prior to an injury. Interesting runner who will run close on steeple debut.
Next Best
7 El Fernando   F: 02472
  B(7) W(68)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
 ( T-  Mark Brooks )
Shown plenty over the hurdles now making Steeplechase debut and expecting his horse to go close. Another worth following.
Include in Multis
1 Georgethefifth   F: 90432
  B(5) W(68)
 ( J-  Stuart Higgins )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Just beaten on steeple debut. Only picked down in this order shows how competitive this line up is.
Longer Odds
3 Willare   F: 0X03
  B(6) W(68)
 ( J-  Toni Moki )
Even though beaten a long way did finish off his race well.

Remarks

First leg of the quaddie and it’s a toughie
race-image
Bay Rocker another who can redeem a mishap

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 2.30
Place1 9 $ 1.50
Place2 6 $ 1.50
Place3 1 $ 1.80
Quinella 6:9 $ 5.40
Trifecta 9:6:1 $ 36.30
First4 9:6:1:3 $ 254.20
Treble 13/6/9+ $ 123.30
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R6 (1) Georgethefifth(6) Bay Rocker (7) El Fernando (9) Tallyho Twinkletoe
R7 (2) Napoleon
R8 (1) Maestro Blu(7) Castlepoint (14) Amasecoya
R9 (2) Mr Incredibull(7) Magdala
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 6, 7, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - FRANK & ANNIE MATIJASEVICH MEMORIAL OPEN STEEPLE
Time: 3:15 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Napoleon   F: X4911
  B(4) W(67)
 ( J-  Shaun Fannin )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Unbeaten over the steeples and won beating some very good horses. Looks a touch weaker and the one to beat.
Main Danger
5 Magic Wonder   F: 85593
  B(7) W(65)
 ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
 ( T-  Jo Rathbone )
Better last start and going like she will keep her form and run a top race today.
Next Best
4 Lacustre   F: X6353
  B(1) W(65.5)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Good third in the McGregor Grant and looks a top show in this.
Include in Multis
7 Just Got Home   F: X0782
  B(5) W(65)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
Won
Dividends : $5.20 $2.80
Better the other day here and can run another good race in this.
Longer Odds
3 Old Countess   F: X0045
  B(6) W(66)
 ( J-  Buddy Lammas )
Building to a win like when she won the Hunt Cup

Remarks

My top pick will take some beating
race-image
Napoleon looks a star

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 5.20
Place1 7 $ 2.80
Place2 4 $ 1.70
Quinella 4:7 $ 11.50
Trifecta 7:4:5 $ 87.30
First4 7:4:5:2 $ 177.70
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 3, 4, 5, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - DAVE, FRED & MICHAEL LAURICH 1600
Time: 3:49 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
7 Castlepoint   F: 8
  B(13) W(68)
 ( J-  Buddy Lammas )
Placed
Dividend : $2.50
I thought it was a top run on debut. Should handle the track and a good bet on the each way basis.
Main Danger
1 Maestro Blu   F: 58X62
  B(11) W(68)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
 ( T-  Simon Rees )
Won
Dividends : $2.10 $1.10
Behind here last time behind our days best on that day Zamax. Looks well placed here to run very well.
Next Best
14 Amasecoya   F: 6
  B(7) W(66)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
Another who run well from back At Waipa. This is easier to make ground than Waipa and I think she can run well. Bit more luck wouldn’t hurt either.
Include in Multis
13 Valmur   F: 460X0
  B(12) W(66)
 ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
 ( T-  Patsy Riley )
Needed resuming run will be improved and showed enough last prep to run well here.
Longer Odds
2 Mitjavile   F: 857X3
  B(4) W(68)
Beaten a long way but was good for third will take improvement from the run and bold run is expected at odds.

Remarks

Another hard leg of the quaddie
race-image
Buddy Lammas can get this runner home

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 2.10
Place1 1 $ 1.10
Place2 7 $ 2.50
Place3 4 $ 4.50
Quinella 1:7 $ 10.50
Trifecta 1:7:4 $ 209.80
First4 1:7:4:3 $ 794.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 7, 13, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 9 - WAIHOU TAVERN 1600
Time: 4:23 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
2 Mr Incredibull   F: 9X051
  B(3) W(69)
 ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
 ( T-  Chris Wood )
Good winner last start. Does look to appreciate heavy going and a back to back winning performance would not surprise.
Main Danger
7 Magdala   F: X4251
  B(12) W(67)
 ( J-  Buddy Lammas )
Hard ridden to win last start and form prior good. Buddy Lammas a good booking as if she does the same as last start will take a vigorous ride to win.
Next Best
8 Alvins Dream   F: X0002
  B(10) W(67)
 ( J-  Shaun Phelan )
 ( T-  Mark Forbes )
Won
Dividends : $6.30 $2.40
Much improved with a good second at New Plymouth. Has shown ability on occasions and if he holds his form can go well here.
Include in Multis
4 Mont Ventoux   F: 39130
  B(11) W(68)
 ( J-  Chris Dell )
Placed
Dividend : $2.90
Two out of his last three have been good not sure why he failed last start but better than that.
Longer Odds
11 Seemax   F: 54314
  B(9) W(66.5)
 ( J-  Nick Downs )
Placed
Dividend : $2.70
Very consistent. Good winner with Nick Downs on board. Ok next. Back in distance a concern but racing well enough to be competitive again.

Remarks

Last race of the day
race-image
Only runner for Chris Wood can be a winner

Results

Race Dividends
Win 8 $ 6.30
Place1 8 $ 2.40
Place2 11 $ 2.70
Place3 4 $ 2.90
Quinella 8:11 $ 29.30
Trifecta 8:11:4 $ 420.10
First4 8:11:4:7 $ 2166.20
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
2, 4, 7, 8, 11
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%