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Harness analyst - Auckland 20th November

08:44 AM 20 Nov 2020 NZDT
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Welcome to the Harness Analyst segment where we preview all the harness meetings with tips and selections for all races.

Harness racing hits Alexandra Park today with a nine race program starting at 6:19pm and in this video we highlight some specials and value runners we think can give you a run for your money on a massive day of racing.

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Alexandra Park selections 20th November 2020

Best Bet: R9 General Montana

Best Value:  R3 Sing To Me


Race 1

Bettor Twist big win over these horses last start and repeat is on the cards here. Should run  first or second.…… Darling Me top run for second last start and better draw here. Should fill the quinella with the stablemate..… Ariella has been disappointing and only running for place money here……Enjoy Me nice win fresh but a big jump in class here. Place chances best

Selections:  Bettor Twist (3),   Darling Me (2),   Ariella (1)   Enjoy Me (4)


Race 2

Luke John racing back into form against top fields . Can run top three here from the draw and top selection.……. Emmber plenty of ability but drawn wide. Track will suit and winning claims here at nice odds …… Vespa disappointing last start after a gallop but better than that. Drawn well and can run top three…… Jack Ryan getting fitter with racing and has been racing better fields. Always running on just needs to be put in the race to place here……

Selections:  Luke John (4),   Jack Ryan (7),   Vespa (1),   Emmber (8)


Race 3

Sing To Me running good races but tricky draw. Liked here at nice odds….. Ruby Mach respect the stable and gets a nice draw to work with. One of the leading chances in this field  ….. May Delight tidy run last week and draw will help. Can run in the top three…. Shezadeal nice draw and not the worst in this field. Place chances best…. 

Selections:   Sing To Me (8),  Ruby Mach (4),   May Delight (1),  Shezadeal  (3)


Race 4

Lexi T good draw to work with and an easier field than last start. Winning claims here with manners ….. Natty Pagger better draw and will go forward early. Can run top three in this field….. Sir Henry Castleton has the game to beat a field like this and good third two starts ago. Needed….. Rosie running on last start and seems reliable at the start. Can run top three here

Selections:   Lexi T (2),   Natty Pagger (9),   Sir Henry Castleton (5),   Rosie (6)


Race 5

Franco Nandor conditions suit here and he has had a freshen up. Good winning claims at nice money.…. Pocket Book disappointing last start but give another chance. Should be thereabouts and at good odds…… Apieceoflou tricky draw but looks to have the measure of most of this field on ability. Can win with a cart into the race… Smokinhotcheddar a bit in or out with form but has the ability and drawn for a run through early. One for longer odds

Selections:  Franco Nandor (7),   Apieceoflou (11),   Smokinhotcheddar (10),   Pocket Book (6)


Race 6

Tricky Ric has been running ok races and had a freshen up. Hard to beat in this field if he can find the front early….. Peakz Luck running on ok last start and should appreciate the inside draw. Will need luck but can run top three here  ….. Presidential Jewel good draw and good beginner. Look for her to be in the trail and can run top three…. Xebec getting back into top form and manners the only concern. Can win if he trots all the way…. 

Selections:   Tricky Ric (4),  Xebec (6),   Presidential Jewel (2),  Peakz Luck (1)


Race 7

South Coast Arden has been running big races and handicap should be no bother. Hard to beat in this field if close enough on the home turn….. Lady Cherokee got back at Cambridge last start but driver change and drawn well. One of the leading chances at nice money  ….. Callie's Delight good win last start and good beginner. Look for her to be near the front in the running and can run top three…. Dina Brown getting back into top form but first standing start. Can run top three with manners…. 

Selections:   Lady Cherokee (2),  South Coast Arden (7),   Callie's Delight (6),  Dina Brown (5)


Race 8

Special Way likely to head for the front and and will be very hard to beat with a safe getaway. Good winning chance….. Cepheus likes to race near the lead but tricky draw. Racing well and can run top three ….. Play Footsie has been disappointing recently but good draw and will be running on. Can place at nice odds…. Crazy has trialled ok but manners a worry. Not the worst at good odds if he brings his a-game….. 

Selections:   Special Way (2),   Cepheus (7),   Play Footsie (1),   Crazy (5)


Race 9

General Montana likely to head for the front and will start a short favourite here. Should win….. Outlaw Man has been running good races and should be a top three player here from the draw….. Jimmy The Irishman  a good second last start and can go on with it. Include…. Jaccka Lucas runs the odd good race but place chances best here…..

Selections:   General Montana (6),   Outlaw Man  (2),   Jimmy The Irishman  (4),   Jaccka Lucas (5)


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