SUMMER racing at Rosehill with nine strong races is our task for you. Let’s get down to doing the form and finding some winners. View our tips and selections for today’s Rosehill meeting in which we see the running of the Starlight Stakes and the Festival Stakes.
$100,000 BOOK SUMMER HOSPITALITY TODAY PLATE. 1100-metres.
SELECTIONS: 7 COLOMBINA; 8 Miss Invincible; 1 Rheingau; 3 Flying Pierro.
BEST ROUGHIE: 6 PERFECT PITCH.
SUGGESTED BET: Box Trifecta: 1 – 3 – 6 – 7 – 8.
COLOMBINA is a Godolphin runner by Lonhro, impressive trial Warwick Farm coming in here. Sure to have serious ability. MISS INVINCIBLE is by boom sire I Am Invincible, has trialled brilliantly twice for this, looks hard to beat. RHEINGAU raced once for good 3rd Dynamited, Rosehill. Chance now fitter. FLYING PIERRO Waller-trained Pierro colt has trialled well, respect.
$100,000 2018 ATC MEMBERSHIP NOW OPEN SPRINT. 1200-metres.
SELECTIONS: 5 WHYPEEO; 6 Epidemic; 1 Curdled; 4 Equal Balance.
BEST ROUGHIE: 7 AMERICANA MAGIC.
SUGGESTED BET: WHYPEEO to win.
WHYPEEO is Gold Coast-trained and looks a bit special, won 3 of 4, leads and races away, not raced since started $1.18, led and won by three Doomben in September. EPIDEMIC Godolphin runner, most impressive winning a Maiden last time. Bred to be a star, looks to be better than average. CURDLED won Listed Winning Edge in Brisbane, spell, resumed with 3rd Bon Amis, Rosehill. Fitter now, chance.
$100,000 TAB.COM.AU HANDICAP. 2400-metres.
SELECTIONS: 3 IMPERIAL AVIATOR; 5 Great Glen; 2 Doukhan; 1 Vassal.
BEST ROUGHIE: 4 PYGMY.
SUGGESTED BET: IMPERIAL AVIATOR to win.
IMPERIAL AVIATOR is a UK import two trials leading into first-up closing 2nd Lord Kinsley, Rosehill. Showed very good ability first run in Aussie. Go close now. GREAT GLEN had four runs back from a break, each one better than the previous, last time led when close 3rd Vassal. Chance. DOUKHAN Irish import now won past two, Randwick and Canterbury. Has a chance again.
$60,000 TAB HIGHWAY HANDICAP. 1200-metres.
SELECTIONS: 7 TAKOOKACOD; 1 Saxton Rock; 13 Bel Diablo; 2 Volpe.
BEST ROUGHIE: 6 FREE TICKET.
SUGGESTED BET: TAKOOKACOD each-way.
TAKOOKACOD is lightly-raced won 2 of 5, last start impressed when finished very hard to win running away Gundagai. This harder obviously but shows good ability. SAXTON ROCK only won 1 race but has form in strong company in Queensland. Resuming here, has trialled OK, respect. BEL DIABLO only raced 5 times, last start very good 4th TAB HIGHWAY this track behind Equal Balance. Chance.
$100,000 BOXING DAY AT ROYAL RANDWICK HANDICAP. 1500-metres.
SELECTIONS: 4 CELLARMAN; 6 Sedanzer; 2 Redouble; 1 King Darci.
BEST ROUGHIE: 9 SIREN’S FURY.
SUGGESTED BET: CELLARMAN each-way.
CELLARMAN is racing in hot form winning past two, both at Canterbury latest when favourite. Has strong claims again up in grade, down in weight and gate 1. SEDANZER has won 4 of 10, last start resumed and impressive beating Slow Burn. Fitter now, sure to take beating again. REDOUBLE won a Canterbury trial early November, since won two on end both here and both in good style. Chance again. KING DARCI is also racing very well.
LISTED $125,000 ATC CUP. 2000-metres.
SELECTIONS: 4 SAVAPINSKI; 2 Broadside; 7 Black On Gold; 1 Fabrizio.
BEST ROUGHIE: 10 LORD KINGSLEY.
SUGGESTED BET: SAVAPINSKI to win.
SAVAPINSKI was a stunning all the way winner in G2 Matriarch Stakes (2000m) Flemington Cup week at her latest outing. Previous form also outstanding, the one to beat. BROADSIDE has won 6 of 15, makes own luck, ran 3rd in G3 Colin Stephen before 3rd in G1 Metropolitan. Chance on that sort of form. BLACK ON GOLD good winner Topaz Preview before 2nd to Interlocuter in the Final. Go well.
GROUP 3 $150,000 FESTIVAL STAKES. 1500-metres.
SELECTIONS: 9 MISTER SEA WOLF; 4 Cabeza De Vaca; 8 Federal; 5 Mighty Lucky.
BEST ROUGHIE: 7 MOHER.
SUGGESTED BET: Box Quinella/Trifecta:
MISTER SEA WOLF is an Irish import with Waller, has won 6 of 23 starts, has good form in Group and Listed races, rate very highly first-up here. Trialled well here this week. CABEZA DE VACA has won 7 of 14 including past 5, led when beat Firsthand and Federal last time – good form that. The danger. FEDERAL has been racing behind Cabeza De Vaca two runs back from a spell, both runs very good. Chance here.
LISTED $125,000 STARLIGHT STAKES. 1100-metres.
SELECTIONS: 15 TACTICAL ADVANTAGE; 12 Glenall; 8 Samantha; 5 Egyptian Symbol.
BEST ROUGHIE: 2 THE MONSTAR.
SUGGESTED BET: TACTICAL ADVANTAGE each-way.
TACTICAL ADVANTAGE ran 3rd Randwick first-up before close 2nd Glenall here last time. Drops in weight, fitter, hard to beat. GLENALL is lightly raced but very smart, resumed from break with narrow but impressive win over Tactical Advantage last time. Go close again. SAMANTHA brilliant mare when right, won 4 of 10, last start winner Listed Choisir Stakes. Has a genuine winning chance. EGYPTIAN SYMBOL is resuming, trialled well, winner 3 of 4 first-up!
$100,000 ATC OWNERS BENEFIT CARD HANDICAP. 1300-metres.
SELECTIONS: 11 MILWAUKEE; 6 Best Guess; 8 Machinegun Jubs; 15 Pipeline.
BEST ROUGHIE: 9 PIONEERING.
SUGGESTED BET: MILWAUKEE each-way.
MILWAUKEE is in hot form, likes to lead and make his own luck, did just that last start when brave 3rd Dollar For Dollar, Flemington, Cup Week. Go well. BEST GUESS has won 2 of past 3, latest Rosehill when led throughout and most impressive. Go close again. MACHINEGUN JUBS was second-up last time when well backed at double-figure odds and strong winner Rosehill. Looks to have strong each-way claims again.
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