Rosehill hosts a quality summer meeting on Saturday with the he $150,000 2YO Golden Gift headlining the card of racing. We go through each of the races on the card and give our tips and selections.
$150,000 THE GOLDEN GIFT. 1100-metres.
SELECTIONS: 4 PLAGUE STONE; 7 Secret Lady; 1 Cosimo; 6 Wild Planet.
BEST ROUGHIE: 8 CALIFORNIASURPRISE.
SUGGESTED BET: Box Trifecta: 1 – 4 – 6 – 7 – 8.
PLAGUE STONE beautifully bred Lonhro colt won only trial by 5-plus lengths, looked fabulous. The one to beat if repeats that. SECRET LADY won both trials impressively before making debut, led and run down late ½ length 2nd Dynamited, Rosehill. Fitter and sure to run well again in hot race. COSIMO Written Tycoon colt with Team Snowden has trialled well, run well. WILD PLANET by Animal Kingdom making debut, trial win Hawkesbury was very good.
$100,000 THE HQ OF INSURANCE HANDICAP. 1400-metres.
SELECTIONS: 1 STAR SENSATION; 3 Sparky Lad; 5 Maid Marilyn; 4 Poetic Charmer.
BEST ROUGHIE: 2 UP TRUMPZ.
SUGGESTED BET: STAR SENSATION to win.
STAR SENSATION has won 3 of 7, past two wins Canterbury in a ‘71’ and Randwick in a ‘76’. Very progressive, looks the one to beat again. SPARKY
LAD hasn’t run a poor race in three runs all prep, latest 4th Pretty Fast, Rosehill in good race. Will like this, chance. MAID MARILYN raced twice, 2nd Kembla before all-the-way win Canterbury. Winning chance.
$100,000 LUNA PARK HANDICAP. 1800-metres.
SELECTIONS: 5 INTUERI; 4 Dagny; 8 Mornington; 6 Gambler’s Blues.
BEST ROUGHIE: 9 BE LIKE DAD.
SUGGESTED BET: Box Quinella/Trifecta: 4 – 5 – 6 – 8 – 9.
INTUERI is in hot form, won two and second the other past three, latest on-pace win Rosehill. Stays at the same weight, can win again. DAGNY last two runs very good, 3rd Randwick then 2nd Rosehill last time. Go close now. MORNINGTON UK import raced on the speed throughout solid 2nd Carzoff, Rosehill. Fitter, take beating. GAMBLER’S BLUES flashed home first-up, just missed, fitter, run well.
$100,000 BEDFORD CA HANDICAP. 1200-metres.
SELECTIONS: 7 ZONK; 4 Anatola; 7 Vienna Romance; 9 Blowing Kisses.
BEST ROUGHIE: 1 VIGILANCE.
SUGGESTED BET: ZONK to win.
ZONK is flying, brilliant win first-up then two close 2nds since in very good races. Good gate, again well weighted after claim, hard to beat. ANATOLA was eye-catching run first-up in Sydney, flashed late 2nd Slow Burn, Rosehill. Fitter, rates highly. VIENNA ROMANCE form has been very good all Spring. Last few runs luckless but good enough. BLOWING KISSES is best of the rest.
$60,000 TAB HIGHWAY HANDICAP. 1500-metres.
SELECTIONS: 1 REALING; 2 Schedule; 8 Athonis; 3 Gitan.
BEST ROUGHIE: 13 PAHRULI.
SUGGESTED BET: REALING to win.
REALING looks tough to beat here, came from a long way back first-up when 2nd O’Lordy, Rosehill TAB HIGHWAY. Fitter, extra ground helps, rates highly. SCHEDULE followed 2nd Don’t Give A Damn with 4th Rosehill last time when closing. Extra 200m here helps. Go well. ATHONIS has won 2 of past 3, including latest all-the-way win Canberra. Chance again here.
$100,000 THOROUGHBRED BREEDERS NSW HANDICAP. 1400-metres.
SELECTIONS: 6 JUST DREAMING; 2 Zumbelina; 10 Time To Torque; 9 Wayanka.
BEST ROUGHIE: 7 ZENALICIOUS.
SUGGESTED BET: JUST DREAMING to win.
JUST DREAMING second-up was very good effort 2nd I Am Serious, Randwick before strong win over Dagny when rode the speed. Looks tough to beat again as still on the up. ZUMBELINA followed first-up 4th Firsthand with come from behind win over Magic Alibi, Rosehill. Can definitely win again. TIME TO TORQUE won well Doomben beating Carzoff before 1-length 5th Tribal Wisdom, Flemington Cup week. Chance.
$100,000 THE COUNTRY CLASSIC. 2000-metres.
SELECTIONS: 17 MISS DUBOIS; 11 Dalmatia Prince; 13 Zamex; 12 Bronzed Venom.
BEST ROUGHIE: 4 ALLZIN.
SUGGESTED BET: MISS DUBOIS to win.
MISS DUBOIS has the best form and a horror gate to boot. Ran 5th I Am Serious, Randwick, before 2nd Intueri, Rosehill last time. That is super form for this. Needs to overcome the barrier! DALMATIA PRINCE placed in town twice before Musswellbrook win then Canterbury 3rd Tumultuous last time. Go close. ZAMEX another with strong form but a poor gate. Last two runs both good enough to go close here.
$100,000 GOLDNERS HORSE TRANSPORT HANDICAP. 1100-metres.
SELECTIONS: 9 BON AMIS; 6 Test The World; 5 In Times Of War; 7 The Pharoah.
BEST ROUGHIE: 3 SECRET TRAIL.
SUGGESTED BET: BON AMIS to win.
BON AMIS is unbeaten 4 from 4, keeps finding a way to win as the classes get higher. Last time led throughout in a ‘75’ and won for fun when $1.30. The one to beat again. TEST THE WORLD has won 5 of 8 with 3 placings, resuming here, trialled well twice leading in, go close. IN TIMES OF WAR very honest, not worse than 4th past five starts, racing well enough to win with right luck. THE PHAROAH also shows very good ability, respect on best form.
$100,000 ANZ BLOODSTOCK NEWS HANDICAP. 1500-metres.
SELECTIONS: 6 ISTRIA; 3 Our Belisa; 1 King Darci; 4 Dreamforce.
BEST ROUGHIE: 5 VAUCLUSE BAY.
SUGGESTED BET: Box Quinella/Trifecta: 1 – 3 – 4 – 5 – 6.
ISTRIA Godolphin runner, won 4 from 10, including last two impressively, latest by big margin, Randwick in a ‘73’. Rises in grade again but looks very smart. OUR BELISA hard to knock her form, won past three, latest Randwick by big margin when well-backed favourite. Go close again. KING DARCI last two runs very good Randwick and Rosehill, gate 1 helps this time. DREAMFORCE resumed after two trials, led and terrific effort 2nd Redouble. Fitter, chance.
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