BEST BET: Race 5 No 6 Zimzala
Lightly raced galloper that looks perfectly placed to bounce back into the winner’s circle here today. Beaten by 2 lengths when resuming from a spell a fortnight ago. Drawn to win, top pick.
QUADDIE PICKS ( 5-6-7-8):
1,5,6,7 – 1,2,5,6 – 1,2,4,5 – 1,2,5,6
No4 Cape Etoile Narrowly beaten on debut at Pakenham last start and can atone for that narrow defeat here today. Will strip fitter and has drawn perfectly. Big chance.
SCRATCHED - No2 Yesido
No4 Magnikka Lightly raced filly that will strip fitter second up and looks well placed to breakthrough here today. Should settle closer to the speed and will be in this for a long way. Value chance.
No2 Eureka Sky
No6 Rebel Rose
No4 Mitrust Resuming from a spell but showed promise at his only start back in October to be a key player here today. Will be primed for a big first up effort and happy to stick with him in this very winnable event.
SCRATCHED - No1 Duality
No6 Ping Ping
No7 Kiss The Boss Drawn to get the run of the race and looks well placed resuming from a spell here today. Has placed twice over the distance and looks ready to breakthrough. Big show expected.
No2 Major Patterson
No6 Zimzala (BEST BET) Lightly raced galloper that looks perfectly placed to bounce back into the winner’s circle here today. Beaten by 2 lengths when resuming from a spell a fortnight ago. Drawn to win, top pick.
No5 Sherpa Trail
No7 Heza Magic Man
No6 She’s Got Speed In good form of late and was very unlucky last start when storming home from the tail of the field to miss by half a length. Has won on this track in the past and drawn has well. Key player.
No5 Zed Em
No1 Northern Journey
No5 No Song No Supper In good form of late without winning but looks a great chance here today. Has a good record over the distance and looks a big hope on its last start second at Oakbank in the Steeplechase.
No4 Diamond Geyser
No1 Crafty Cruiser
SCRATCHED - No2 Urban Explorer
No5 Plenty To Like Consistent gelding that’s drawn perfectly to take out the final event of the program here today. Beaten by a length at Ballarat last start and can atone for that defeat here today. Winning hope.
No1 Gee Whizzer
SCRATCHED - No2 Trembling
No6 Smooth Hustle