BEST BET: Race 5 No 4 ISLA GRACE
Always near the rear when returning from a spell but has an impeccable second up record (2:2-0-0) and is ready to give this an almighty shake in a very winnable race. Has won twice over the distance and is the standout of the day.
QUADDIE PICKS (races 5-6-7-8):
1,3,4,8 – 3,5,6,11 – 1,3,8,9 – 1,3,5,7
No1 PERPETUAL MOTION Ultra consistent galloper that looks hard to beat in the opening event of the program. Ran home strong last start at Kembla beaten by less than three lengths. Will be in this for a long way.
No6 STRIKE ACTION
No2 MOUNT TAISHAN
No5 SECRET MISTRESS
No8 TERRA REIGN Lightly races Manhattan Rain filly that looks hard to beat from the gun draw. Won its maiden well two starts back at Scone before failing to run on last start. Will strip fitter and can atone for that defeat. Hard to beat.
No5 EVA JEAN
No7 FLYING BY
No2 ANNE’S GIFT
No2 FOXDOWN Returning from a three-month layoff but showed promise last preparation and is ready to win first up today. Stormed home from the tail of the field last start at Dubbo before being sent to the paddock for a freshen up. Watch betting movement.
No3 SUN AND HEIR
No9 MUSIC MISS First starter that’s had a few trials in preparation for her debut here today. Drawn to be near the speed and could take some running down in the straight. Looks ready to fire here today. Good chance.
No6 LUGARD ROAD
No7 LADY MOSSMAN
No4 ISLA GRACE (BEST BET) Always near the rear when returning from a spell but has an impeccable second up record (2:2-0-0) and is ready to give this an almighty shake in a very winnable race. Has won twice over the distance and is the standout of the day.
No8 RISING KING
No3 LIVING CHOICE
No3 SHADOW FLIGHT Rising in distance but looks like it could suit here today. Will strip fitter third up and should measure up well to these. Has the form and looks hard to beat with the 1.5kg claim.
No5 DIAMOND WHITENo11 THE BIG BOSS
No1 PRIOR ENGAGEMENT Resuming from a spell but looks to have a class edge over his rivals here today. Had an easy trial to prepare for this and apprentice does claim 1.5kgs. Loves racing over this distance placing four times from six attempts over it. Big show expected
No3 CAFÉ TERRACE
No3 STORM MASTER First start for new stable and is Slightly up in grade than its first up run at Hawkesbury. Has won when racing second up in the past and is ready to bounce back into the winner’s circle today. Likes racing over the distance and could start at some value. Chance.
No7 CHEEKY BELLA
No1 I’M AWAY