M6: Wanganui – 18th August 2019

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M6: Wanganui – 18th August 2019

M6: Wanganui - 18th Aug, 2019

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

Overview

Sunday jump racing at Wanganui

Day's "Best"

R2 (1) Zentangle

Best "Each Way"

R4 (5) Old Countess

Best "Roughie"

R1 (3) The Cossack

Race 1 - ROSSER UNDERWRITING AND LSJ 3000 HURDLE
Time: 11:40 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Max   F: 46123
  B(7) W(66.5)
 ( J-  Isaac Lupton )
Best jumper in the field. Winner of the McGregor Grant three back. Good for second in Manawatu Hurdles but disappointing last time. Extra distance suits
Main Danger
9 Ave Maria   F: 63433
  B(5) W(64.5)
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Won
Dividends : $3.20 $1.40
Good winning only hurdle start form on the flat since has been good.
Next Best
6 Grinner   F: 01145
  B(6) W(65)
 ( J-  Emily Farr )
Placed
Dividend : $1.70
Making debut over the hurdles. Flat form is good and John Wheeler brought him for this stuff.
Include in Multis
7 Kion   F: 27523
  B(1) W(65)
 ( J-  Shaun Fannin )
Another making debut with no known. Comes from a good stable and will be well schooled.
Longer OddsThe 'Best Roughie'
3 The Cossack   F: 64420
  B(2) W(65)
 ( J-  Aaron Kuru )
 ( T-  John Bary )
Placed
Dividend : $2.40
Good effort two back over the jumps and a horse John Bary holds in high regard over the hurdles

Remarks

First of four jumps races on the program
race-image
Max looks the horse they have to beat

Results

Race Dividends
Win 9 $ 3.20
Place1 9 $ 1.40
Place2 3 $ 2.40
Place3 6 $ 1.70
Quinella 3:9 $ 16.80
Trifecta 9:3:6 $ 91.10
First4 9:3:6:1 $ 223.10
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


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 2 - PROPERTY BROKERS COMPLIANCE LTD HURDLE 3000
Time: 12:10 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Day's Best'
1 Zentangle   F: 41512
  B(6) W(71)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Won
Dividends : $2.50 $1.30
Has a great hurdle record winning 4. Good run for second last start. Looks a top chance with Ryan Elliot claiming 3
Main Danger
3 King Oberon   F: 8X671
  B(1) W(66.5)
 ( J-  Isaac Lupton )
Placed
Dividend : $1.20
Was a talented flat horse and was very impressive winning maiden hurdle. Looks talented.
Next Best
10 Tittletattle   F: 6532F
  B(4) W(63)
 ( J-  Emily Farr )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Form prior to last start fall was good enough to be vary competitive here.
Include in Multis
2 Ready Eddie   F: 1X00L
  B(3) W(69.5)
 ( J-  Hamish McNeill )
Winner of the 2017 Grand National Hurdles had an injury since. On the comeback lost rider on his first hurdle this season. Looks a good chance to regain that form
Longer Odds
8 Here's Trouble   F: 0X775
  B(2) W(65)
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Not much known for this horse who is making jumps debut but could be the bolter here.

Remarks

Second open class hurdle of the day
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Zentangle could get the money here

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 2.50
Place1 1 $ 1.30
Place2 3 $ 1.20
Place3 10 $ 1.80
Quinella 1:3 $ 2.60
Trifecta 1:3:10 $ 27.10
First4 1:3:10:6 $ 189.20
Trifecta - Selected!

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 8, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 3 - SPOONERS DRY CLEANERS MDN STPL 3800
Time: 12:45 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Mesmerize   F: 18523
  B(11) W(68)
 ( J-  Isaac Lupton )
Always consistent winning one and placing 9 times over jumps. Looks well placed to break maiden Steeples today
Main Danger
6 Little Macs   F: 79X53
  B(10) W(68)
 ( J-  Toni Moki )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Made massive ground late last start. Increase in distance and bigger fences and she looks a good each way chance.
Next Best
5 Kirkenes   F: 46007
  B(9) W(68)
 ( J-  Emily Farr )
Over raced last start. Highly rated only needs to settle and will be in the finish.
Include in Multis
4 Dal Kilchoan   F: 00596
  B(7) W(68)
Won
Dividends : $12.60 $3.30
Didn't mind his runs over the hurdles and could be the key over the bigger fences
Longer Odds
7 Manhattan Street   F: 89737
  B(8) W(68)
 ( J-  Shaun Fannin )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Good on debut over jumps and Shaun thinks the bigger fences may suit better.

Remarks

Could be a big day for Lupton and Connors
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Results

Race Dividends
Win 4 $ 12.60
Place1 4 $ 3.30
Place2 10 $ 2.70
Place3 6 $ 1.80
Quinella 4:10 $ 44.20
Trifecta 4:10:6 $ 527.50
First4 4:10:6:12 $ 2722.90

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 4, 5, 6, 7
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 4 - JOLT COFFEE HOUSE WANGANUI STEEPLECHASE 4100
Time: 1:20 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top PickThe 'Best Each Way'
5 Old Countess   F: 04554
  B(4) W(65)
 ( J-  Buddy Lammas )
Won
Dividends : $6.10 $2.40
Racing fair but won a feature this time last year and looks a weak field here.
Main Danger
2 Crash Bandicoot   F: X7544
  B(6) W(68.5)
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Placed
Dividend : $1.80
Improving off every start and looks well placed to show his best form.
Next Best
6 Coconut   F: 50571
  B(5) W(65)
 ( J-  Mathew Gillies )
Easy maiden steeplechase winner last start and could win again.
Include in Multis
1 Wise Men Say   F: X6655
  B(1) W(71.5)
 ( J-  Isaac Lupton )
Racing poor but his best wins this.
Longer Odds
3 I've Got This   F: 7107P
  B(7) W(67.5)
 ( J-  Shaun Fannin )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Won here four starts back. Form since poor but his best finds him in the finish.

Remarks

Last jump race of the day
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Buddy and Old Countess team up here

Results

Race Dividends
Win 5 $ 6.10
Place1 5 $ 2.40
Place2 2 $ 1.80
Quinella 2:5 $ 8.30
Trifecta 5:2:1 $ 74.90
First4 5:2:1:3 $ 350.40
Trifecta - Selected!
First 4 - Selected!

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 5 - EZI-FINANCE 1200
Time: 1:55 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 Modric   F:
  B(6) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Very impressive at trials. Craig comes down to ride and been nominated Caulfield Guineas. Class looks very high in this runner
Main Danger
5 Happiness Forever   F: X7932
  B(5) W(55.5)
 ( T-  Linda Laing )
Brings very good form in the north with nice third two back and last start second against the older horses. Looks a very good hope.
Next Best
1 Regal Reward   F: 33X42
  B(3) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
 ( T-  Gary Vile )
Never ran a bad race. Just beaten last start and prior form good. Looks a good chance
Include in Multis
2 Cooga Doon   F:
  B(2) W(57.5)
 ( J-  Madan Singh )
Won
Dividends : $13.00 $4.60
Good trial winner and will race well on debut
Longer Odds
6 Bubble Gum   F: 27
  B(7) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Placed
Dividend : $2.90
Very good on debut. Struggled in the Ryder Stakes. Looks the overs of this

Remarks

First flat event of the day
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Andrew has nominated this horse for the Caulfield Guineas

Results

Race Dividends
Win 2 $ 13.00
Place1 2 $ 4.60
Place2 6 $ 2.90
Quinella 2:6 $ 32.40
Trifecta 2:6:3 $ 203.80
First4 2:6:3:4 $ 1275.10
Double 5/2 $ 26.80
Trifecta - Selected!

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 - LOWE SCHOLLUM JONES 1200
Time: 2:30 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
3 Shanpark   F: 900X5
  B(8) W(58.5)
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Won
Dividends : $4.60 $1.90
Easy trial winner and has had a nice fifth since. Looks well placed here
Main Danger
5 Colorado Star   F:
  B(2) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Leah Hemi )
Trialed well behind Calling Us Home. Could run a big race on debut
Next Best
4 Spiderman   F: 99X
  B(1) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Dylan Turner )
Done nothing at the races but was an easy winner at the recent trials
Include in Multis
8 Midnight Countess   F: 99526
  B(4) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Mereana Hudson )
 ( T-  Harry Marsh )
Does handle the track here which is a big plus. Last start at Hawera fair but if she returns to her run two back looks a chance.
Longer Odds
9 Thatz Daisy   F: 7X036
  B(7) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Corie McLean )
 ( T-  Anne Davies )
Placed
Dividend : $3.10
Good third two back and was tough run in her last start. Could run a very good race

Remarks

First leg of the quaddie
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Danielle Hirini got a good ride here

Results

Race Dividends
Win 3 $ 4.60
Place1 3 $ 1.90
Place2 9 $ 3.10
Place3 10 $ 4.00
Quinella 3:9 $ 29.50
Trifecta 3:9:10 $ 465.10
First4 3:9:10:5 $ 3805.10
Treble 5/2/3 $ 234.70

Betting Suggestions

Quaddies
R6 (3) Shanpark(4) Spiderman (5) Colorado Star
R7 (1) Lincoln Dreamer(3) Blade Runner (6) Smooth Cognac
R8 (3) Brassy Boy(4) Finding Nemo
R9 (1) Country Bumpkin(2) Derecho (10) Sienna Grace
Quaddies % to a $20 stake:

Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
3, 4, 5, 8, 9
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 7 - WANGANUI RACEHORSE OWNERS ASSOCIATION 1360
Time: 3:10 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
6 Smooth Cognac   F: 74226
  B(6) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
Two very good seconds in a row with one just beaten here. Okay in her last start at Woodville. Looks well placed here.
Main Danger
3 Blade Runner   F: 6X70X
  B(9) W(58.5)
 ( T-  Linda Laing )
Showed enough last prep and trial was nice enough to run boldly here.
Next Best
1 Lincoln Dreamer   F: X00X3
  B(7) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
 ( T-  Lisa Latta )
Won
Dividends : $6.60 $2.30
Trialed well enough and made good ground over 1200m. Extra distance suits and should make good ground.
Include in Multis
2 Irish Flare   F: 89X48
  B(4) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Good run fresh up for fourth. Found last start too tough but this is easier and could run a huge race.
Longer Odds
8 Great North Road   F: X5037
  B(8) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Runs this prep haven't been bad and a bold performance today wouldn't surprise

Remarks

One of the more tricky races on the day
race-image
Lisa got a good ride here

Results

Race Dividends
Win 1 $ 6.60
Place1 1 $ 2.30
Place2 7 $ 2.40
Place3 13 $ 6.60
Quinella 1:7 $ 21.40
Trifecta 1:7:13 $ 948.00
First4 1:7:13:5 $ 15584.30

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 3, 6, 8
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 8 - SPORTZ BAR 2060
Time: 3:50 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
4 Finding Nemo   F: 1034
  B(3) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Rosie Myers )
Good winner here on debut. Both runs over ground have been super and looks very well placed here
Main Danger
3 Brassy Boy   F: X4258
  B(11) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Craig Grylls )
Has been racing well this prep with a good second here. Carted back last time so run was better than it looked. Shouldn't be far away.
Next Best
1 Zac Brown   F: 30X70
  B(8) W(60.5)
 ( J-  Bridie Ansell )
Very good resuming run. Average next. Doesn't have the best heavy track record but fit and can race well
Include in Multis
13 Hinepara   F: 62108
  B(10) W(55.5)
 ( J-  Darryl Bradley )
 ( T-  Josh Shaw )
Was meant to run yesterday but abandonment stopped that. Won so well at Wanganui when breaking maiden not too go on with it.
Longer Odds
14 Tipperary Mary   F: 20820
  B(9) W(54)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
 ( T-  Jim Wallace )
Won
Dividends : $8.30 $2.20
Raced well at Hastings on a better surface than today. Question mark on track conditions but if she handles it could be the bolter

Remarks

Going to be a slog to the finish
race-image
Hamish Auret could have a good day

Results

Race Dividends
Win 14 $ 8.30
Place1 14 $ 2.20
Place2 7 $ 6.20
Place3 5 $ 5.90
Quinella 7:14 $ 112.50
Trifecta 14:7:5 $ 2425.50
First4 14:7:5:3 $ 31940.20

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 3, 4, 13, 14
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%

Race 9 - OFFICE SMARTS 2060
Time: 4:25 | Distance: m | Prize $

Selections (Click horse or jockey for additional information)

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Top Pick
1 Country Bumpkin   F: 4X522
  B(3) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Mereana Hudson )
 ( T-  Niall Quinn )
Two good seconds in a row. Looks well placed to break maiden in the last
Main Danger
2 Derecho   F: 72374
  B(12) W(58.5)
Placed
Dividend : $2.60
Has been racing well with placing twice from the last 4 starts and a bold run here is expected.
Next Best
10 Sienna Grace   F: 00902
  B(1) W(56.5)
 ( J-  Chris Johnson )
Much better last start and when in form last prep she held it.
Include in Multis
7 Interllectus   F: 07X5
  B(5) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Lisa Allpress )
 ( T-  Kevin Myers )
Won
Dividends : $7.70 $2.00
Very good run in the south fresh up and will improve from the run and could run very well
Longer Odds
6 Wholetthefoxout   F: 0X348
  B(6) W(58.5)
 ( J-  Ryan Elliot )
Will handle the track. Both runs in the CD this prep were good and his run at Riccarton was better than it reads. Chance at odds

Remarks

Last race of the day and another slog here
race-image
Country Bumpkin brings the right form to win this

Results

Race Dividends
Win 7 $ 7.70
Place1 7 $ 2.00
Place2 2 $ 2.60
Place3 15 $ 9.10
Quinella 2:7 $ 21.00
Trifecta 7:2:15 $ 1676.50
First4 7:2:15:3 $ 5131.80

Betting Suggestions


Multi's
Boxed Tri's and FF's
1, 2, 6, 7, 10
RETURNS - $20 STAKE
Boxed Trifecta % Bet = 33%
Boxed First Four % Bet = 16%