Jules unpacks all the action from Champions Day at Flemington…

FLEMINGTON (SAT NOVEMBER 11)
RAIL: OUT 8M ENTIRE CIRCUIT
TRACK CONDITION: GOOD (4), UPGRADED TO A GOOD (3) AFTER RACE 7

INTEL:
STRAIGHT:
MIDDLE/WIDE THE ADVANTAGE. INSIDE AREA A ‘NO-GO’ ZONE (BE FORGIVING OF THOSE NEXT START). NO RACE UP THE STRAIGHT WAS ABLE TO BREAK STANDARD (WIND AFFECTED). AGAIN, NEED ABILITY TO BONUS ACCORDINGLY (RAW IS THE FLAW).
CIRCLE:ON SPEED AN ADVANTAGE

 

  • IDENTIFYING ON SPEED HORSES IN THE CIRCLE RACES (WIND WAS A MAJOR FACTOR THIS CARNIVAL, HUGE LESSON FOR THE FUTURE)
  • RACE 1
  • RACE 4
  • MURAMASA CAN BE A MAJOR PLAYER NEXT YEAR
  • RACE 9

 

  • COMING UP THE INSIDE IN THE STRAIGHT RACES
  • THE DEPTH OF RACE 2

 


(NOTABLE FIRMERS)

  • RACE 1 – VON HAUKE $4.80-$3, 2ND, UNLUCKY LAST START, J MAC ON, ROLL FORWARD?
  • RACE 2 – IT’SOURTIME $6-$3.90, 3RD, BEST FIGURES AT TRACK, GOOD GATE
  • RACE 3 – MODOWN $13-$7, 2ND, BIG FIGURE LAST START, WILLIAMS ON, ON THE MIN
  • RACE 5 – DENY KNOWLEDGE $5.50-$3.70, 1ST, GO FORWARD, 7 DAY BACK-UP, J KAH
  • RACE 6 – IN SECRET $5-$3.50, 3RD, PEAK FIGURES UP THE STRAIGHT
  • RACE 7 – FANGIRL $3-$2.40, UNPLACED, BIG TRACK HORSE, BIG FIGURE AT DISTANCE TWO STARTS BACK, NO LUCK LAST START
  • RACE 8 – WEST WIND BLOWS $3.10-$2.60, UNPLACED, CAULFIELD CUP FORM, ON SPEED HORSE
  • RACE 9 – MORNINGTON GLORY $9-$4.80, 2ND, GOING WELL, LIGHTLY RACED, DOWN IN WEIGHTS

 


(NOTABLE DRIFTERS)

  • RACE 1 – FARHH FLUNG $5-$11, UNPLACED, INSIDE DRAW, MAP ISSUES
  • RACE 2 – PARISAL $2.10-$2.70, 2ND, FOXCATCHER HAPPY TO BE TOP PRICE
  • RACE 5 – PEARL OF ALSACE $4.80-$6.50, UNPLACED, NZ FORM?
  • RACE 6 – IMPERATRIZ $1.80-$2.15, 1ST, THE WORLD HAS GONE MAD?
  • RACE 7 – ALLIGATOR BLOOD $3.20-$4.40, 3RD, FOXCATCHER HAPPY TO BE TOP PRICE
  • RACE 9 – RAY MAGNEIRO $4-$6.50, 1ST, FOXCATCHER MARKED $6, WERE TOP PRICE UNTIL IT HIT THAT QUOTE

 


(FOLLOW)

  • KIND GESTURE
  • AMOKURA FOR THE BALLARAT CUP?
  • PINK BEAU TY