Preview – 17.03.22

Race 1 – Coastline Pools & Spas Maiden Handicap 900m

Eva Daniela resumes after a nice quiet trial at Wyong recently. It was a strong trial and she finished off nicely. The filly has barrier one and James McDonald rides.

Williams Bay has been placed in five of her ten starts and she has drawn well.

Spending Spree was narrowly beaten on debut recently and she has speed.

Selections:    8- Eva Daniela        11- Williams Bay                  3- Spending Spree


Race 2 – Avid PM Maiden Handicap 1400m

Bobby Is King will be short odds following his best performance in three starts on March 1. He finished fast in a Goulburn maiden to go down by three quarters of a length. He wasn’t far away in his only other two starts at Warwick Farm and Canberra.

Peindre has barrier one and Bowman has the mount.

Silent Thunder can improve on his first up effort.

Selections: 1- Bobby Is King        5- Peindre                 3- Silent Thunder


Race 3 – New Zealand Bloodstock Class 1 Handicap 1600m

Aton Of Delight was very impressive when successful on this track on February 26. He settled midfield before getting into the clear at the 250m and he ran over the top of the opposition. He will appreciate the extra 100m. In the 3yo’s previous starts he was placed at Canterbury and Warwick Farm. He has a soft draw.

Whodat returned from Queensland to win by 4 ½ lengths on this track last start.

Field Legend was narrowly beaten on debut on this track on February 26.

Selections: 2- Aton Of Delight                3- Whodat                1- Field Legend


Race 4 – Kloster Motor Group 2YO Maiden Plate 1200m

Shirvo is first up after a close second in a recent Rosehill trial. The colt finished a close fourth behind Golden Slipper runners Ojai and Queen Of The Ball in October. He normally gets way back in his races but he is very strong late and the long straight is a positive.

Ferrari Man is quick and he was a close fourth on this track first up recently.

West Of Africa is on debut and has good trial form.

Selections: 5- Shirvo           2- Ferrari Man          7- West Of Africa


Race 5- Horsepower Maiden Plate 1200m

Shohei is a first starter from the Hawkes yard. She wasn’t extended when a close second in a recent Warwick Farm trial. She shared the lead in the trial and the filly trialled okay when in another stable in mid-February.

MIrra View has twice placed on this track and she has drawn okay.

Bionic is on debut after a recent trial win.

Selections: 12- Shohei       11- Mirra View         2- Bionic


Race 6- Sage Painting Benchmark 64 1200m

Comrade Rosa is a smart filly resuming after an impressive, fast finishing Randwick trial win. She bolted in on debut at Kembla in November and she came from a mile back when placed at Rosehill in November.

Kipsbay was an easy winner on this track last start and What A Peach has won two of her past three.

Selections: 12- Comrade Rosa 5- Kipsbay    11- What A Peach


Race 7 – Polytrack Provincial Midway Championship Qualifier 1400m

Never Talk is well placed third up and she may not go back as far from the rails barrier and has James McDonald. She was placed in a Group 3 last start and last prep she finished fourth in a Group 1. She has won on the track, and she loves it wet if the track gets rain.

Mayrose is chasing a hat trick following impressive wins at Randwick and Canterbury,

Cristal Breeze won the 2021 Provincial Final and can sprint well fresh.

Selections: 3- Never Talk              9- Mayrose               1- Cristal Breeze


Race 8 – TAB Venue Mode Benchmark 64 1400m

Endorsement rises sharply in class after an impressive maiden win on this track last start. He is pretty smart and Bowman rides again.

Zaru is racing without luck and draws a nice barrier while Akhtar has a chance

Selections: 8- Endorsement        14- Zaru         4- Akhtar