Rail Position: 2 metres Entire Course.
Track: Slow 6
Factors: Rain is still about so track could deteriorate. Mick Cahill ($1.25) deserves his short quote in jockey challenge, but Tim Bell is good value at $10 and will keep him honest.
Little query here with babies stepping up to 1350m for first time. Two wins for Flamboyer on rain affected going. Aquator ran on latest, extra trip should suit.
Numbers: 4, 1, 2, 3.
Top two should fight it out. Doubtful Jack fitter for two runs, sting out of track a bonus. Gundy Son good win latest, claim helps. Spot On Target wet track bloodlines and racing well.
Numbers: 2, 1, 3, 6.
Headless up in grade after midweek win, consistent but very hard to win from this start with wide gate. Power Of Ed nice win latest, claim helps and gets the gun run from the rails draw. Saintly Lady back in distance can
improve. Lennie’s Choice jumps from Mdn grade, but was impressive.
Numbers: 3, 17, 10, 12.
Boys On Tour, short odds not appealing, but should win again. Lucky Luna big weight, no claim, still looks the danger and great value.
Numbers: 1ew, 2, 7, 5.
Peron won last two, latest midweek grade. Has wraps, but steps up here and although this not strong is poor value at $2.10 pre-post. Sister Emma has been around the money and wears blinkers here. Fantisha ran on well latest, good gate is a bonus.
Numbers: 8ew, 5, 14, 10.
Stablemates Dolly Dolly and Handsome are super fit, but both yet to win this track. Noisy Ocean on pacer sure to be in it for a long way. Volkhere ran on latest, on 7-day back-up from 1400m. Secret Garden honest, another with poor Doomben record.
Numbers: 5, 13, 9, 11.
Wet track query for Viking Heart, but has good draw and nearing a win. Show Affection comes off nice run and extra trip suits. Black Magic fitter for first-up run. Altai Warrior is hard to catch, freshened could race well. Aldini came from well back to win ls, extra distance suits.
Numbers: 8x, 13, 15, 4.
Bribie on seven day back-up, consistent. Lucky Sound resumes trialled twice so is primed. Top Of The Rock not won for a while, down in grade on decent effort latest. Arado made up ground last start, will be running on again. Commandare another racing well and chances improve if track condition has worsened. Epic caught the eye latest.
Numbers: 4, 8, 12, 6.