M6: Wairoa – 23rd February 2020

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M6: Wairoa – 23rd February 2020

M6: Wairoa - 23rd Feb, 2020

Start time:12:33 pm
Weather:Raining
Track:Slow7

Overview

A tidy Sunday card for the Wairoa meeting where the Wairoa Cup is the feature

Day's "Best"

R6 (2) Fabulous Flight

Best "Each Way"

R2 (6) Irish Heart

Best "Roughie"

R3 (7) All The Rage
  • Race 1 - WAIROA STAR MAIDEN 2100
    Time: 12:33 | Distance: 2100m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    4 Detonate   F: 33252
      B(1) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Tony Allan )
     ( T-  Harry Marsh )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.70
    Front runner that has drawn the rails. To go one better after gutsy 2nd on first day
    Main Danger
    5 Florence O'Reilly   F: X2632
      B(10) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
    Newcomer to the meeting that would have won last time but for laying in twice ... and only going down by a head.
    Next Best
    1 Son Of Anna Kay   F: 07245
      B(4) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
     ( T-  Kevin Myers )
    Won
    Dividends : $5.20 $1.70
    Probably the value runner here ... forget 1st day run when caught wide for a lot of the way
    Include in Multis
    2 Uluaki   F: 08533
      B(6) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Placed
    Dividend : $2.10
    Beaten 2 lengths by our top pick last time but has been running well in earlier races
    Longer Odds
    10 Miss Fendt   F: 76974
      B(8) W(56)
    Ran a career best 3rd earlier in the meeting and with Sam Collett up, rates a chance

    Remarks

    Competitive field to start the day
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    Detonate can explode forward from the front

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 1 $ 5.20
    Place1 1 $ 1.70
    Place2 2 $ 2.10
    Place3 4 $ 1.70
    Quinella 1:2 $ 15.10
    Trifecta 1:2:4 $ 86.40
    First4 1:2:4:3 $ 557.10
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 4, 5, 10
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 2 - KIWI TRANSPORT LTD MAIDEN 1200
    Time: 1:05 | Distance: 1200m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Best Each Way'
    6 Irish Heart   F: 4X244
      B(3) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
    Well travelled Jamie Richards runner with the best of the draw. Looks likely to break through for first win here
    Main Danger
    4 I'm Buzz   F: 6962
      B(6) W(58)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
     ( T-  Jason Price )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.70
    At long odds when running 2nd on first day .. its best run to date
    Next Best
    7 Glorious Missile   F: 85X3
      B(8) W(56.5)
    Will take improvement from resuming run for 3rd on first day
    Include in Multis
    9 Pokuru Grace   F: 6X59X
      B(7) W(56)
     ( T-  Mark Brooks )
    Going to include on basis that it won a recent trial very well
    Longer Odds
    5 Me   F: 48
      B(1) W(58)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    There was good money down for this one on debut and ran promisingly for 4th. Forget last run. Drawn the rails

    Remarks

    Wide open race here, 'multis' looking like a good play
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    Irish Heart a chance here

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 8 $ 8.20
    Place1 8 $ 2.50
    Place2 4 $ 1.70
    Place3 2 $ 3.10
    Quinella 4:8 $ 16.10
    Trifecta 8:4:2 $ 319.50
    First4 8:4:2:7 $ 2158.60
    Double 1/8 $ 28.90

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    4, 5, 6, 7, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 3 - CORSON GRAIN MAIDEN 1500
    Time: 1:40 | Distance: 1500m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
      B(4) W(58)
     ( J-  Elen Nicholas )
    Nice debut on first day at long odds, when 4th. Didn't get the best of runs either so natural improvement gives it a great chance. Claims 4kg as well
    Main Danger
    4 Dedoje   F: 232
      B(5) W(58)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Won
    Dividends : $2.20 $1.20
    Clearly a big chance based on 3 runs to date.
    Next Best
    5 Laureate   F: 56683
      B(8) W(58)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.40
    Showed improved form to run 3rd on the first day
    Include in Multis
    8 Blarney   F:
      B(3) W(58)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
    On debut after placing in two trials. Watch tote
    Longer Odds
    The 'Best Roughie'
    7 All The Rage   F: 40X86
      B(7) W(58)
     ( J-  Leah Hemi )
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.00
    Second on debut at Avondale a year ago its only placing but showed improved form on first day when finishing strongly

    Remarks

    Favourite a big chance but we have one to beat it
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    We'll be singing out for this one

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 2.20
    Place1 4 $ 1.20
    Place2 7 $ 3.00
    Place3 5 $ 1.40
    Quinella 4:7 $ 12.70
    Trifecta 4:7:5 $ 59.40
    First4 4:7:5:1 $ 244.70
    Trifecta - Selected!

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 4 - PROPERTY BROKERS MAIDEN 1350
    Time: 2:15 | Distance: 1350m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    4 Markus Aurelius   F: 2
      B(4) W(58)
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.10
    Jamie Richards runner beaten a neck in a good race on debut. Down here to pick up a win and looks pretty certain to do so
    Main Danger
    5 Postcode Envy   F: 4
      B(6) W(58)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
    Long priced fourth on debut and will come on for the experience
    Next Best
    3 Zinzan   F:
      B(8) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
     ( T-  Mark Brooks )
    Well trialled (3 places) for its first race and could be in the shout in weak field
    Include in Multis
    8 Flautino   F: 390X6
      B(1) W(56.5)
     ( J-  Shaun McKay )
    Placed
    Dividend : $3.50
    Drawn the rails and could be in the shake up with a good run
    Longer Odds
    1 Kapalka   F: 3X675
      B(9) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Has shown a bit of ability in previous races and may surprise

    Remarks

    Trainer Jamie Richards has found a weak race for his runner here
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    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 6 $ 23.00
    Place1 6 $ 4.10
    Place2 8 $ 3.50
    Place3 4 $ 1.10
    Quinella 6:8 $ 120.40
    Trifecta 6:8:4 $ 729.40
    First4 6:8:4:7 $ 5944.10

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 4, 5, 8
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 5 - BROKERWEB RISK SERVICES (HB) 1300
    Time: 2:50 | Distance: 1300m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Ottavio   F: 73461
      B(5) W(61.5)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
    Placed
    Dividend : $1.80
    Front runner who bolted in on first day .... repeat looks likely if left alone and odds are generous
    Main Danger
    10 Ristretto   F: 32234
      B(3) W(57)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
    Forget Gisborne run ....was odds on at Whanganui previous and that run gives it every chance here
    Next Best
    2 He's Done A Runner   F: 12524
      B(7) W(60)
    Runs handy and race will be run to suit. Definitely in the mix
    Include in Multis
    6 Motley Crue   F: 22421
      B(9) W(58)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Won
    Dividends : $6.10 $2.30
    Another one that bolted in on first day, and at very short odds. Has to be a chance but won't get totally its own way in front here.
    Longer Odds
    5 Mike's Mistake   F: 506X1
      B(4) W(58.5)
    Generous odds on offer for a horse that won so well when resuming at Te Teko. Don't discount

    Remarks

    Couple of front running winners from first day going head to head here - could determine the outcome
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    Won on first day and we think it backs up

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 6 $ 6.10
    Place1 6 $ 2.30
    Place2 1 $ 1.80
    Place3 12 $ 5.10
    Quinella 1:6 $ 11.20
    Trifecta 6:1:12 $ 321.90
    First4 6:1:12:2 $ 1534.10

    Betting Suggestions

    Quaddies
    R5 (1) Ottavio(10) Ristretto
    R6 (2) Fabulous Flight(4) Roll The Gold
    R7 (1) Big Mike(3) Hunta Pence (6) Mongolianconqueror (7) Swing Note
    R8 (1) Capellani(2) Plushenko (3) Beau Geste (4) Brassy Boy (6) Pondering
    Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 5, 6, 10
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 6 - EASTLAND VETERINARY SERVICES 1500
    Time: 3:30 | Distance: 1500m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    The 'Day's Best'
    2 Fabulous Flight   F: 86X31
      B(3) W(60.5)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
    Has been a model of consistency in career to date and if it brings its form from that last start win at Matamata, it is going to be very hard to beat
    Main Danger
    4 Roll The Gold   F: 16623
      B(11) W(60)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.20 $1.60
    Loves the course and ran impressively for 3rd to Big Mike on first day. Wide draw a slight concern
    Next Best
    9 Billy Mav   F: 53415
      B(10) W(57.5)
     ( J-  Sarah Macnab )
     ( T-  Kevin Myers )
    Kevin Myers is a great supporter of this circuit and wins his share. Won two back down south and impeded run when looking likely last start
    Include in Multis
    3 Handfull   F: 0X407
      B(5) W(60)
     ( J-  Leah Hemi )
     ( T-  Shane Brown )
    Showed marked improvement last time at 40/1 when unlucky in the run in and looking likely
    Longer Odds
    1 Pasabahce   F: 35548
      B(4) W(61)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
    Beaten just over a length at Tauranga two back, then disappointed at Gisborne. Giving it a chance to bounce back here

    Remarks

    Some nice horses turning out here

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 4 $ 3.20
    Place1 4 $ 1.60
    Place2 13 $ 5.20
    Place3 6 $ 4.20
    Quinella 4:13 $ 38.60
    Trifecta 4:13:6 $ 939.70
    First4 4:13:6:9 $ 5156.50
    Double 6/4+ $ 15.70

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 4, 9
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 7 - AFFCO NZ LTD WAIROA CUP
    Time: 4:05 | Distance: 2100m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Big Mike   F: 9X081
      B(4) W(60)
     ( J-  Elen Nicholas )
    Won
    Dividends : $3.20 $1.60
    That was a nicely judged front running display by Elen Nicholas on the first day. Same tactics and 4kg allowance again sways our preference
    Main Danger
    6 Mongolianconqueror   F: 84362
      B(5) W(54)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
    Came to win the race on the first day and then ran about. Obvious danger today
    Next Best
    3 Hunta Pence   F: 80255
      B(9) W(58)
    Last raced in Trentham Stakes and owns a fair bit of ability. Good odds too
    Include in Multis
    4 Shadow King   F: 04316
      B(8) W(54.5)
     ( J-  Sarah Macnab )
     ( T-  Kevin Myers )
    Can't a Kevin Myers runner out of your reckoning when it comes to Cup races ... will come on for first day run
    Longer Odds
    7 Swing Note   F: 64722
      B(2) W(54)
     ( J-  Rosie Myers )
    Jamie Richards runner that has been runner up in good company in last two. Rates

    Remarks

    Lovely field this with the classy Big Mike the punters favourite
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    Big Mike is a fighter

    Results

    Race Dividends
    Win 1 $ 3.20
    Place1 1 $ 1.60
    Place2 2 $ 3.90
    Place3 8 $ 7.80
    Quinella 1:2 $ 22.30
    Trifecta 1:2:8 $ 860.00
    First4 1:2:8:5 $ 8125.70

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 3, 4, 6, 7
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%
  • Race 8 - WAIROA EXPATS & SUPPORTERS 2100
    Time: 4:39 | Distance: 2100m | Prize $

  • Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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    Top Pick
    1 Capellani   F: 44711
      B(4) W(61)
     ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
    Indicative Odds: $3.60
    Two wins in last two starts, including dead heat on first day. Runs on the pace and will be hard to pull in this time
    Main Danger
    2 Plushenko   F: 44661
      B(8) W(60)
     ( T-  G & T Shaw )
    Indicative Odds: $4.80
    Dead heated with our top pick .... finishing strongly to lust get up. Could be exciting finish again
    Next Best
    6 Pondering   F: 42416
      B(1) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Sarah Macnab )
     ( T-  Kevin Myers )
    Indicative Odds: $8.00
    Although 6th on first day, this Kevin Myers runner was only beaten 1 /1/2 lengths
    Include in Multis
    3 Beau Geste   F: 81X94
      B(2) W(59)
     ( J-  Chelsea Burdan )
    Indicative Odds: $7.50
    Improved run for 4th at Gisborne ... and the longer distance here will be more to its liking
    Longer Odds
    4 Brassy Boy   F: 2584X
      B(9) W(58.5)
     ( J-  Cameron Lammas )
    Indicative Odds: $12.00
    Fresh up but Fraser Auret normally has them ready to go. Bit of money for it too

    Remarks

    Two dead heaters from the first day look like fighting this one out too
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    Capellani to kick from the front?

    Results

    Betting Suggestions


    Multi's
    Boxed Tri's and FF's
    1, 2, 3, 4, 6
    RETURNS - $20 STAKE
    Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
    Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%