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The Early Mail - Mayoral Cup Race Day - 10th July 2016

R1 KCGM SOCIAL CLUB MAIDEN 1400m 12:45

The first on the card will see a field of ten maiden gallopers go over the 400m. he Peter Fernie trained LUNA CHIC (8) has drawn well today for her assignment. Glenn Smith will ride the mare for the first time today. The four year old has been hitting the line strongly. If Smith can stay in touch down the side of the course she will be a big chance. RHINO BUSTER (2) produced an encouraging performance last start when finishing close up. Clint Johnston orterwill ride the Rickie Brown trained galloper today for the first time. Four year old ANTALYA (7) has been hitting the line strongly of late in her races. The grey was steaming home late last start when the race was already won. Renee Forrest will have to ensure that the Jo Forrest trained galloper does not get too far back with the rail in its 9m position. ALL ADRIFT (1) has been thereabouts at his past few starts. In form apprentice Sarah Bonner will claim once again on the son of Discorsi. Expect the four year old to settle in the leading trio.

SELECTIONS: 8-2-7-1

R2 CITY OF KALGOORLIE BOULDER SOCIAL CLUB MAIDEN 1200m 1:20

The second maiden event on the card has a compact field of eight to take to the track. The Merv Dellar trained REVVING TO WIN (3) has been racing consistently since arriving in Kalgoorlie. French jockey Matthieu Autier will be legged aboard the filly today who has drawn well. If the Charge Forward three year old can settle in the first three she will take some running down. The Hallowell Stud owned MISS SINGAPORE (4) has been sent to Kalgoorlie for her fifth start today where she will find this assignment much easier. The three year old finished midfield last start when boxing on one pace in a midweek event at Belmont Park. Neville Parnham has had some success of late locally and will be hoping SCANDAVISTA (6) can figure. The Scandal Keeper filly finished close up last start over the 1200m. Randy Tan will take the reins today with Brad Parnham electing to ride Miss Singapore. Stablemate PRODUCTION (2) has drawn well for her fourteenth start today. Expect her to sit just behind the leading division.

SELECTIONS: 3-4-6-2

R3 BMG PRODUCTIONS HANDICAP 1200m 2:01

Punters will get the chance to see HALUSA (1) once again today after the five year old annihilated his rivals last start. The Ash Grace trained galloper was coddled in front last start with Mollie Clark releasing the brake at the top
of the straight and going on to win by four lengths. Clark will claim once again today. THE EXPRESS (2) has been beaten by narrow margins at his past three starts. The Brown trained galloper drops back in class today but will carry 60.5kg. OPEN ERA (5) will have his second start at the track today. The speedy type finished second behind Halusa last start. KILLORGLIN (6) has been consistent since arriving in the Goldfields and should be included in your novelties.

SELECTIONS 1-2-5-6

R4 BOULDER PARTS & TOWING HANDICAP 1100m 2:36

The first leg of the Quaddie is over the short course. The Gary Bowen trained MU MU LAND (10) looks a beneficiary of the rail being out. The speedy type should burn the front from barrier three. The five year old is well performed over the 1100m. DARK RHYTHM (3) has been transferred to Paddy Bermingham Jnr since her debut at the track. The four year old sat prominent last start when going down a length. Rickie Brown’s stable has hit form and MISS JUPITER (6) looks one that can keep the success rolling over. The Planet Five three year old finished fifth last start when the rider lost her whip. Last start winner LONGSCHAMP (1) is in great form and should be respected.

SELECTIONS: 10-3-6-1

R5 helloworld CRUISE & TRAVEL HANDICAP 1300m 3:49

The fifth on the card has several chances engaged. The George Grljusich trained
GRAND REWARD (6) was sensational last start when finishing second. The five year old was forced to sit wide throughout and made up considerable ground which most others on the day struggled to do. Expect Clint Johnston-Porter to settle the galloper midfield today before unleashing a solid sectional. PARIS OF TROY (1) is one that will enjoy the drop in class. The Williams trained galloper
was disappointing last start when leading early and capitulating in the run to the line. THE CRUEL SEA (2) is well suited to the 1400m. The Blackfriars four year old has drawn well. Last start winner MISS KITWE (8) should not be discounted.

SELECTIONS: 6-1-2-8

R6 CITY OF KALGOORLIE BOULDER MAYORAL CUP 2140m 3:38

Punters who follow the local racing scene will be excited to see the sixth on the card with the leading horse of the year contender stepping up to unchartered territory. TAHGEO JAY (5) has been mighty impressive this preparation winning five races this time in from nine starts. The chestnut was dogged when holding off his opposition last start. There is a slight query with the gut buster he sustained seven days ago but he is the form horse. ADRICAT (4) has previously been kept to middle distances over his career. The Delago Brom gelding has been hitting the line in good fashion at all of his starts this preparation. KRONFELD (2) faces a big step up in distance with his last run over the 1400m. The five year old hasn’t won beyond a mile but handed in some good runs during September last year. Last year’s Tatts Cup winner GET ROUND IT (3) steps up to a suitable distance today.

SELECTIONS 5-4-2-3

R7 LAKES ELECTRICAL PETER PALMER MEMORIAL 1600m 4:13

The last on the card is an open event over the mile. The Peter Fernie trained
YALOGINDA (3) does not win all that often but produced a good performance last start when narrowly defeated. The chestnut has drawn ideally for her assignment today and will have leading hoop Glenn Smith aboard. The George Grljusich trained filly DANERIP’S GIRL (7) has relished racing in the Goldfields since arriving. The filly was impeded for a run last start for the majority of the straight. The daughter of Alfred Nobel has drawn a better gate today. TOM ALMIGHTY (1) returns to Kalgoorlie today after a Cups tour of the South West and Geraldton earlier this year. The Saxon four year old has had a run this
time in when finishing well back at Belmont Park. ARTIE’S BELLE (4) has beenknocking on the door finishing second at her past two starts.

SELECTIONS: 3-7-1-4

BEST BETS
HALUSA
MU MU LAND
GRAND REWARD

SUGGESTED QUADDIE
R4: 1-3-6-10
R5: 1-2-6
R6: 2-4-5
R7: 1-3-4-7-9