TOP SELECTION: Race 2, No. 1 JOLLY BOUNTIFUL - $2.00
You don't want them any shorter in Honkers but this John Size trained 5yo does really look the obvious in a pretty weak field. Last start was beaten by a bad gate and a freak Purton ride on Navas who was dropping right back in class and should get more favors tonight for Moreira from 2.
NEXT BEST: Race 5, No. 3 SMART LEADER - $4.80
Is slowly improving here, wasn't helped by getting back from the bad gate last start but whacked away like he was searching for this sort of trip. Better horse ridden on the speed when in Australia, Purton takes the ride tonight who should be positive early in a race that lacks a bit of tempo and it also looks a rather thin Class 3.
EACH WAY: Race 4, No. 9 LOVE CHUNGHWA- $9.00
Is rarely far away and returns tonight off a little break where he draws for a nice run off what should be a decent enough tempo. A shade unlucky to have been running into a few in rare form in this class and his second placing to Country Star back in September reads very well for this.
ROUGHIE: Race 6, No. 2 PACKING DRAGON - $17.00
Admire the risk they took but it was an ordinary decision making an early move last start against a si...