Rail: 5 metres entire course.
Track: Good 3.
Factors: Magic Millions preview in the B.J.McLachlan alleys important with rail out 5m. Best Bet: Tom's Luck (Race 4). Best Value: Micken (Race 2). No Value: Merryanna (Race 3).
Volkhere is likely to sit off the speed here after leading latest, improvement likely. Borehole, super fit honest. Trajet had every chance latest when chased home Borehole. Raeburn turned in strong effort latest.
Numbers: 3, 4, 2, 1.
Micken was impressive when resuming, fitter and has good second-up record. Congo racing well, out to the mile here and should be on the bunny. Flying Jet disappointed latest, can improve if any give in the track. Renewed Vitality caught eye in tougher grade, but while between drinks to be taking short odds.
Numbers: 8ew, 10, 5, 2.
Merryanna is another favourite I'm not fussed about taking short odds, big weight rise. Playtime was nice effort when resuming looks nicely placed here. Little Brown Horse winner last two in easier grade. Karanja is honest and racing well. Miss Liebert drops in class here, had forget run latest in better grade.
Numbers: 8, 4, 2, 9.
Bymonashee resumes here, goes well fresh. Tom’s Luck nice effort when resuming, should be prominent from the rails draw. Noogoora Burr goes well fresh, no weight after claim. Trail Boss fitter for two runs from a spell.
Numbers: 9x, 6, 2, 1.
Jazzbo Marks up in grade after midweek win, promising and will race on speed. After Baron improved back on top of the ground latest, in the mix again. The White Hope led all the way this trip last start, looks the one to beat again. Stradon led at breakneck speed and kept going latest, that type of run can flatten horses, which is only query, but Lindsay Gough smart trainer so should be winning again.
Numbers: 6, 2, 8, 11.
Oakleigh Girl been impressive in two wins to date one to beat again. Gai Waterhouse runner Echo Gal was given little peace on debut in Sydney but bolted in before being eased down, alley slight concern. Unencumbered had Wyong field covered a long way out, will be running on. Sagatona had no luck last week, another who will be trying to run down the speedsters.
Numbers: 8, 5, 1, 10.
Smart Huss is lightly raced and turned in nice effort latest this grade. Choose A Saga game effort latest. Gundy Spirit ran eye-catcher last start, extra distance suits and is the one to beat. Missy Longstocking is smart, but query at 1350m, and short odds not enticing. Enquare had all the favours latest, might find it tougher from wide gate. Splendora should be closer from rails draw, extra distance suits.
Numbers: 9, 14, 13, 12.
By Choice not disgraced when resuming, look for improvement here. More Than Money scored easy win GC, chance again. Big Decision resumes, had easy trial third and carries no weight. Chalupa won two in row before failing in heavy, back on top of the ground here.
Numbers: 13, 6, 9, 20.