Track: Good 3
Factors: If temperatures reach predicted highs, Gold Coast trained horses may be advantaged. Best Bet: Rocky King (Race 4). Best Value: Rosenet (Race 5). No Value: King Cobia (Race 7).
This is last ditch effort for some horses to qualify for Magic Millions. Sydney filly Spirit Of Joy showed speed on debut. No Problem ran nice race latest when worked home late. Burleigh Bullet made solid debut sure to be improved, rises 4.5kgs.
Numbers: 9, 3, 5, 4.
Our Zidane been close to the money, should be nearing peak. Rudy been disappointing last couple on good after heavy track win, first go at 1800m may suit. Some Call Her Wild won three of four, should box seat. Anonymiss Kitty faces toughest test, but honest and racing well.
Numbers: 4, 3, 7, 5.
Thirsty For Blood hit the line well ls, sure to be running on again. Jopa had the gun run for good win latest should box seat again. Believe ‘N’ Receive led and scored well, sure to be in the mix again. Extra Distance suits Viking Heart.
Numbers: 6, 3, 11, 7.
Rocky King looks nicely weighted here after recent impressive wins and meeting mediocre opposition. Victorian Salute To Jude looks likely danger, but mixes form.
Numbers: 2x, 10, 3, 6.
Nude Secret resumes and goes well fresh. My Boy Brando resumes, one for exotics. Harder here for Rosenet, but had big win Ips. Flight King track specialist, no weight with claim and on speed runner. Into The Red up in weight after solid win latest, has ability and should get the gun run.
Numbers: 8ew, 1, 12, 3.
Hi Son had all the favours latest win, alley a worry here. Hora Sexta can improve here after no luck latest. Arctic is super consistent and drawn to get nice run again. Hush Power runs best races this his home track. Walhaan caught the eye ls.
Numbers: 6, 13, 4, 16.
Mishani Warrior took on Love Rocks and stopped, can improve if ridden quieter. King Cobia overcame wide barrier at latest Sydney win, up in grade. Signified nearing peak and nice effort ls. Morning Captain trained here, yet to win this track in three goes. Facile Tigre won two races here, hard to catch.
Numbers: 6, 5, 8, 2.
Jacquetta ran well in tougher grade ls, trained here. Mishani Persuader fitter for first-up run and won three of four second-up. Lucky Sound was strong midweek winner can handle the class rise. San Jose will go forward and take catching.
Numbers: 10, 6, 4, 3.