BEST BET: Race 6 No 3 JUST DREAMING
Resuming from a three-month layoff but looks well placed to win first up. Snitzel mare that’s ultra-consistent and will take plenty of catching with the slight concern being the wide draw. Has the speed to cross the field and will take plenty of catching. Big chance here.
QUADDIE PICKS (races 5-6-7-8):
1,2,4,8 – 1,3,4,5 – 1,3,6,7 – 1,2,4,8
No 14 ZAZE Still a maiden after 6 starts to date but has been racing well of late and looks a key player here today .Go on his run two starts back at Tamworth when beaten by a nose. Win won’t shock.
No8 SAINT DENNIS
No6 NIC AND RUN
No7 OUR SEBRING
No 12 NAIS KO Returning from a spell here today but has had two trials leading into this so will be ready to fire first up. Has drawn wide so will either look to lead or hopefully get some cover in transit. Will take plenty of beating.
No 10 IVORY JANE
No1 FASHION TICKET
No8 DESERT RUSH
No5 PAINTED LADY Resumed at Beaumont a fortnight ago with a last stride victory and will look to make it consecutive victories here today. Will look to lead or settle behind the leaders from the great draw. Bright prospects.
No 11 JEMILY
No2 OAKFIELD RICKIE
No2 DECEPTACON Lightly raced and resuming from a spell but has been placed perfectly here today to take out this event. Blew them away by 3.5 lengths at Scone back in May when leading from go to whoa. The testing material.
No4 DANDY TOFF
No1 ALL STRAND
No8 GOLD SKYE Lightly raced but has a good race resume to date and is ready to add another victory to it here today. Tried valiant last start at Scone but found one too good on the day beaten by 2 lengths. Did win by 3.6 lengths at Tuncurry two starts back. Has the form, Stick with him.
No4 PACO EXPRESS
No3 JUST DREAMING (BEST BET) Resuming from a three-month layoff but looks well placed to win first up. Snitzel mare that’s ultra-consistent and will take plenty of catching with the slight concern being the wide draw. Has the speed to cross the field and will take plenty of catching. Big chance here.
No1 OXFORD POET
No4 PRINCE MAYTEDNo5 BONNE CHEVAL
No1 LOVING HOME Down in grade then it faced last start when winning and looks well placed to take out the 2017 Port Macquarie Cup. Settled mid field before coming home strong to win by half a length at Ipswich. Excels over the distance. The one to beat.
No6 SOCIAL ELEMENT
No1 EXPLOSIVE SCENE Will be rock hard fit and looks ready to fire in the final event of the program here today. Likes racing on this track and has a good record over the distance. Drawn to settle just off the speed and have the last crack at them. Could start at decent value. Handy type.
No4 DIXIE LAD
No8 HE’S OUR TOYBOY