Jules unpacks all the action from a big day of racing at Caulfield, featuring the Group 1 Thousand Guineas and the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes…

CAULFIELD (SAT NOVEMBER 18)
RAIL: TRUE POSITION ENTIRE CIRCUIT
TRACK CONDITION: GOOD (4), UPGRADED TO GOOD (3) AFTER RACE 5

INTEL:
CHUTE:
ON SPEED AN ADVANTAGE. LEADERS A PLUS AS PREDICTED
CIRCLE: ON SPEED AN ADVANTAGE AS PREDICTED

 

  • IDENTIFYING SPEED MAP HORSES (ON PACE) AROUND CAULFIELD ON DRY TRACKS IS CRUCIAL
  • JOCKEYS BEING PROACTIVE WITH THE PATTERN
  • POSITIVE TRAINER CHANGES HAVE MAJOR IMPACT ON THE MARKET FOR THE GOOD
  • 3YOS OFF BROADWAY THAT PRODUCE BIG NUMBERS, WILL MORE THAN LIKELY MEASURE UP
  • RACE 10

 

  • WIDE DRAWS, BEING RIDDEN NEGATIVE
  • COMMEMORATIVE – I JUST HAVE NO FIGURES AT ALL FOR IT

 


(NOTABLE FIRMERS)

  • RACE 1 – MR FRENCH $10-$7.50, UNPLACED, SMALL FIELD, CONTROL RACE?
  • RACE 2 – SO RISQUE $10-$7, 1ST, ON SPEED RUNNER, PEAK FIGURES AT 1400M, GOOD RANKING RACE LAST START AT MOE
  • RACE 3 – DIVINE PURPOSE $11-$5.50, 2ND, 1ST UP, POSITIVE TRAINER CHANGE
  • RACE 4 – MIRAVAL ROSE $4.80-$3.20, 2ND, BIG LATE SECTION LAST START, PROGRESSIVE
  • RACE 7 – JOLIESTAR $7-$4.60, 1ST, GO FORWARD, BIG RANKING RACE LAST START
  • RACE 8 – I AM ME $8.50-$6.50, 2ND, GO FORWARD, PATTERN IN FAVOUR
  • RACE 8 – MAGIC TIME $3.60-$6-$4.40 – FOXCATCHER HAPPY TO BE TOP PRICE, GOT UTTERLLY SCROGGED
  • RACE 10 – QUEEN OF THE BALL $3.10-$3.70-$3, UNPLACED, GO FORWARD

 


(NOTABLE DRIFTERS)

  • RACE 1 – DUNKEL $2.10-$2.80, 2ND, 1ST UP, FITNESS LEVELS?
  • RACE 2 – MERIDIUS $4.40-$5, UNPLACED, MAP ISSUES
  • RACE 6 – ARKANSAW KID $2.60-$3.70, UNPLACED , MAP?, TRACK PATTERN AGAINST
  • RACE 10 – ROSE QUARTZ $4.60-$6.50, 1ST, MAP?

 


(FOLLOW)

  • SGHIRRIPA
  • UNUSUAL CULTURE