TOP SELECTION: Race 4, No. 2 NABOO STAR - $2.30
Don't mind the gate as it gives Purton a few options on this 4yo who's banging down the door to break through at start number 6 tonight. Comes out of a few good form races including last start when getting home behind Ruletheroost who carried weight to win again last week.
NEXT BEST: Race 6, No. 1 ORIENTAL ELITE - $2.40
Is up in the weights which is the knock but Purton can offset that from the good alley with a cushy run and he looked to have a fair bit in hand when winning over this track, trip and class second up last start off a good break. Times and ratings stack up well to what's not a strong line-up.
VALUE: Race 8, No. 5 AMAZING SATCHMO - $7.50
Last 3 efforts at Happy Valley have been strong with 2 placing's over the 1650m here including last start where he was only narrowly beaten by Penang Hall who had the dream passage home on the rail whilst this one had to work early and wide from barrier 10. Draws a little kinder tonight for Schofield and looks a decent each way hope.
BOLTER: Race 5, No. 8 E MASTER - $19.00
Didn't look to be much separating these and following a strong victory fresh in Cl...