BEST BET: SCRATCHED - Race 8 No 2 HAY BALE
In hot form of late and looks hard to beat here in this class today. Huge win at Flemington two starts back and that form gives him a serious chance to take out this race. Will be in this for a long way and has a touch of class. Hard to beat and today’s top pick!
QUADDIE PICKS (races 7-8 -9-10):
1,2,3,9 – 1,2,5,7 – 2,3,6,7 – 3,4,6,11
No2 AS IT LIES Huge class drop than it faced last start at Flemington when beaten by 4 lengths. That form makes him very competitive here today. The one to beat.
No1 ARTIC CIRCLE
No6 COSMIC MOON
No4 BELLE XAAR
No 13 BLACK SAIL Returning from a spell but did race in much stronger class races last preparation. Huge drop back gives him a serious hope here today. Drawn well.
No 11 RED PEARL
No 12 TILLY’S ALL CLASS
SCRATCHED - No2 FUTURIST
No 14 MA CHAO Exceed And Excel colt that looks a huge chance with the gun barrier draw here today. Has had a trial for his debut and reports suggest his ready to fire first up. Hard to go past and could be one to watch for the future.
No 10 FULL REWARD
SCRATCHED - No 11 RETURN FLIGHT
No8 SENSE OF DENIAL Will strip fitter here today and with some luck in running looks a lively chance to take out this race. Beaten by less than three lengths last start at Warracknabeal when starting equal favorite. Can atone for that defeat. Stick with him.
SCRATCHED - No3 MR BOOMBASTIC
SCRATCHED - No2 LORD RESET
No 11 UP AND ABOVE
SCRATCHED - No7 EXCEDER Good run at Geelong last start when beaten by a length and looks like the extra distance will suit. Will strip fitter third up from a spell and drawn to settle with the leaders or get some cover behind the speed. Huge chance.
No3 LORD ZIDANE
No6 ENNIS Racing well of late which included a good 2.5 length victory at Geelong two starts back when starting at double figure odds. Found one in good form last start when finishing second beaten by three lengths. Looks ready tom fire!
No4 BELLE SARZY
SCRATCHED - No8 TRY PINK
No3 CISCO DELAGO Drawn to be near the speed and gets a 4kg claim in the most open race of the program that has a stack of chances. Did win well at huge odds last start on this track so we will be looking for a repeat of that effort. Value!
No1 UNDERCOVER POET
No9 ALSA DOLL
No2 OUR BOY CHARLIE
SCRATCHED - No2 HAY BALE (BEST BET) In hot form of late and looks hard to beat here in this class today. Huge win at Flemington two starts back and that form gives him a serious chance to take out this race. Will be in this for a long way and has a touch of class. Hard to beat and today’s top pick!
No1 I GOT THE GOSS
No5 AS BAD AS TYSON
No7 LIGHT ‘N’ FIRE
No3 MAKE MINE BRANDY Yet to miss a place at her past three starts which includes a tough one length victory at Wodonga last start. Loves racing on this track and has an excellent record over the distance. The one to beat.
No2 LOT’S OF SMACKS
No6 UNDER GOD’S SKY
SCRATCHED - No7 ANY GIVEN BENDER
No4 MATIANO Returned from a spell with an encouraging run at Moe beaten by three lengths and will strip fitter second up here today. Loves racing over the distance missing a place once from six attempts. Will be in this for a long way with the rail draw. Respect.
SCRATCHED - No6 KATY KAT
No3 SIR NEMO
No 11 JUST STELLAR