Our Shinkansen (Launceston Race 6 No. 9)
This four-year-old Bullet Train mare has two wins and a place from four starts, all at this track. She raced wide and ground home for 1.75 lengths 2nd over 1400m in a class 1 on 28 October, then came from 7th for a 0.2 length win over 1220m on 11 November. She is going well and looks well=placed to win again.
Amaword (Launceston Race 5 No. 8):
This seven-year-old mare Wordsmith gelding has had 37 starts for 12 wins and 10 places, including seven wins at this track. He stalked two-wide and edged by the leader as the winner came out wider for 1.25 lengths 2nd over 1420m at Launceston on 10 October, then fought hard to keep the lead when a 0.4 length winner over 1420m at Launceston on 4 November. He has been going well this campaign and is worth an each-way bet.
Clifton Danseur (Launceston Race 1 No. 3):
This unraced Delago Deluxe gelding trained by Adam Trinder is the early favourite in this 3YO & up maiden. He has had two trials and been placed in one of them. Some of the other runners thathave already raced look close to a win and he doesn’t offer value.
Best Bets Our Warwick Farm Horse Racing Tips for Wednesdays meeting. This'llbetheone (Warwick Farm Race 4 No. 5): This three-year-old Exceed And Excel gelding trained by John O'Shea is unbeaten in two starts. On debut he fought on well for a 0.1 length win over 1400m at Kembla Grange on 2 November, then led throughout and fought on well for a 0.3 length win over 1500m at Hawkesbury on 18 November. James McDonald sticks with him and he will be hard to best. $2.30
Best Bets Our Geelong Horse Racing Tips for Wednesday's meeting. Sugar Pop (Geelong Race 3 No. 9) Three year old daughter of Vanbrugh. Her Mornington debut at the end of October was excellent, getting back and working home strongly over the 1200m. Will derive good benefit from that effort and I like Brett Prebble going on here from the good gate. This is no harder. $2.60 Each Way Zooming Zebra (Geelong Race 7 No. 6): Russell Osbourne’s mare Zooming Zebra is
Best Bets Our Morphettville Horse Racing Tips for the weekend. The feature race is the Listed City Of Marion Stakes (race 8). Keep Reading (Morphettville Race 4 No. 13) This three-year-old Headwater gelding trained by Richard & Chantelle Jolly has two wins and two places from four starts. He edged clear late for a 0.6 length win over 1200m at Morphettville on 14 August, then raced greenly throughout and worked home well late for 0.8 length 2nd over 1000m at Morphettville Parks on 6 November. Has won
Best Bets Our Gold Coast Horse Racing Tips for the weekend. Tamilaide (Gold Coast Race 5 No. 5) This four-year-old Adelaide gelding trained by Les Kelly has three wins and four places from seven starts and won his only previous start at this track. He was a 1.4 length winner of the Grafton Guineas over 1600m at Grafton on 7 July, then fought hard but couldn't run down the leader and finished 0.2 lengths 2nd over 1615m at Doomben on 24 July. Resumes from an 18 week