BEST BET: Race 6 No 7 GREYWOLF
Will strip fitter third up from a break and looks the one to beat here today. Nice effort at Cranbourne last start when missing by a length. This class suits and looks hard to beat here today. Top Pick.
QUADDIE PICKS (races 7-8 -9-10):
2,4,8,10 – 2,3,5,6 – 1,6,8,12 – 1,2,7,9
No3 CRAFTY AQUILA Huge effort last start when coming home strong to just miss by a neck in a blanket finish at Dunkfield. Still a maiden but she looks well placed here today to breakthrough. Stick with her.
No4 DASH OF POET
No8 FOX ON THE RUN
No2 COULD IT BE MAGIC
No3 SHAKARL Good effort when resuming from a break a fortnight ago at Echuca when beaten by a length. Will strip fitter and has placed when second up last preparation. Drawn to get the gun run behind the speed and will be hard to beat in the straight. Serious chance.
No1 ALL VEGAS
*SCRATCHED* No8 STREETS OF AVALON
No2 DREAMS ARE MADE OF
*SCRATCHED* No5 KING WIMBBLE Made up a stack of ground at Swan Hill on debut back in June before going to the paddock for a spell. Will be settling near the rear but has a good turn of foot so watch for him storming home late. Big show expected.
No 10 RETS
No 11 YOU WOULD THINK Will appreciate this class and going on her effort two starts back at Warrnambool she looks hard to go past here today. Has placed numerous times over the distance and at her only start on the track. Will be flying home.
No3 THAI CONNECTION
No2 PARADISE COVE
No7 GREYWOLF (BEST BET) Will strip fitter third up from a break and looks the one to beat here today. Nice effort at Cranbourne last start when missing by a length. This class suits and looks hard to beat here today. Top Pick.
*SCRATCHED* No1 ROYAL SPINNER
No8 MAI THAI
No4 SIMPLY SPLASHING Huge run when resuming from a spell a fortnight ago at Warrnambool when beaten by a neck to a smart galloper so the form should stack up here today. Has a great record over the distance and does appreciate the sting out of the ground which it should here today. Hard to go past.
*SCRATCHED* No8 BE TRUE
No 10 OUR CHIQUILLA
No3 SACAMBAYA Led and looked the winner only to be run down in the shadows of the post last start at Warrnambool. Will appreciate the significant class drop it faces today and has drawn to lead with ease. Has plenty of speed and will be hard to run down.
No6 CAB FAIR
No2 MAGNA CARTA
No5 BARKING SPIDER
*SCRATCHED* No6 VANILLA GOLD Resuming but has placed twice first up and can win at value here today. Drawn wide so will look to settle near the rear and be saved for one last crack at them. Has placed on the track and over the distance. Win won’t shock.
*SCRATCHED* No8 NEAR QUEUE
No 12 ZARTINI
No1 BIG BUDDIE
No1 SET THE BAR HIGH Has finished runner up at his last three starts since resuming from a spell so is due for some luck in the final event of the program here today. Drawn to get the run of the race and has a good turn of foot so watch for him late. Ready to win.
No2 DOUBTLESS ROAD
No7 SHE’S GOT MORE
*SCRATCHED* No9 SO DISTRICT
*SCRATCHED* No 11 ST GALLEN Beaten by a nose last start and can atone for that narrow defeat in the opening event of the program here today. Drawn well and has the form, Ready to win.
*SCRATCHED* No1 ART FORM
No4 DREAM ON GIRL
*SCRATCHED* No 12 TIZA