Race 1 – Hunter Valley Premium Meats Class 1 & Maiden Plate 2100m
Brave Boy came from near last to win a 1900 meter Maiden at Gosford last start. It was a soft win and indicated the longer trip won’t be a problem.
Oakfield Warpaint is racing well and Cygnet has a chance
Selections: 4- Brave Boy 2- Oakfield Warpaint 6- Cygnet
Race 2 – Sky Racing Maiden Plate 1150m
Latin Lyric has been placed in a number of times on metropolitan tracks and has drawn well. Her last run three weeks back the mare went back to the tail of the field and ran home strong at Canterbury. The apprentices 2 kilogram claim is a bonus.
Wonderwomen has been racing well at Canterbury and has a soft draw.
Sacred Stream led all the way to win a recent trial.
Selections: 2- Latin Lyric 11- Wonderwomen 8- Sacred Stream
Race 3- Tab Long May We Play Maiden Plate 1150m
Just A Tiff put the writing on the wall with a close second, second up at Wyong recently. He wasn’t far away in a strong Gosford Maiden first up.
Both Annulus runs have been okay and Devil’s Inn has good country form.
Selections; 6- Just A Tiff 4- Annulus 5- Devil’s Inn
Race 4 – Wine Country Maiden Handicap 1350m
Keen Idea will appreciate the longer trip after making good ground late in the past two Muswellbrook starts.
Madakari has sound form on the mid north coast and has a good barrier. While Lisztomania was runner up at Ballina last start.
Selections: 11- Keen Idea 8- Madakari 1- Liszromania
Race 5- Coastline Pools Benchmark 58 Handicap 1150m
Dancing Dollar races well first up and she has reasonable form In the Highway races. She has had two recent trials and has the rails barrier.
Timperley has been placed in his last four starts and is a threat while Cool Missile is racing well.
Selections: 3- Dancing Dollar 5- Timperley 1- Cool Missile
Race 6- Hellbent @ Yarraman Park Class 1 1150m
Don’t Doubt Katie won well at Taree a week before Christmas and she was placed in a stronger race than this on the Beaumont track last start. She has an ideal barrier.
Éclair Sunrise had good Victorian form and Robarge won well first up.
Selections: 7- Don’t Doubt Katie 1- Éclair Sunrise 5- Robarge
Race 7 – Hungerford Hill Class 3 Handicap 1350m
Devine Future was an easy winner at Canberra two starts back and she was narrowly beaten on the same track last start. She has the rails barrier and should box seat.
Cool Lad has won two on the trot and is an on pacer and Peregrination has a chance
Selections: 11- Divine Future 3- Cool Lad 2- Peregrination