Australian Oaks Paper PreviewJuly 13, 2011
What some of the papers will print ahead of Friday night’s Australian Oaks from Melton just outside of Melbourne.
R7–9:42 NEVELE R STUD AUSTRALIAN OAKS (GROUP 1) 3yo fillies 3c MOBILE 2240m
1 – 271 Blissfull Kisses R W Petroff $34.00
2 – 114 Baby Bling NZ L A McCarthy $4.00
3 – 428 Tatijana Bromac NZ M Purdon $3.50
4 – 811 Leilani Lombo K E Manning $12.00
5 – 8S3 Dream Verdict NZ D J Pace $15.00
6 – 242 Little Red Cloud (1st Em) C W Northcott $51.00
7 – 116 Vertigal D J Thorn $11.00
8 – 212 Highview Ebony NZ G R Sugars $11.00
9 – S11 Illawong Sister Styx NZ J N Quinlan $5.00
10 – 305 Lively Moth D R Wilson $18.00
11 – 524 Madame Lily R J Walters $51.00
12 – 131 Livia Degerolstein G Lang $41.00
13 – 332 Jennas Highview NZ C A Alford $8.00
AAP Tips: Tatijana Bromac, Illawong Sister Styx, Baby Bling, Vertigal
Race seven – Nevele R Stud Australian Oaks (Group 1) 2240m
BLISSFULL KISSES (A A Herbertson) 3f Blissfull Hall USA-Ebony And Ice $27,100 25s-4w-6p: Finished 10.5m 7th $50 (Fr2) Illawong Sister Styx NZ Tabcorp Pk 2240m (2:00.6) 3YOF race Jul 1 then scored handily defeating Silent Prowl NZ 5m $5.20 (Fr6) Ballarat 2200m (2:02.5) C0 race Jul 9. One of several place chances.
BABY BLING (J McCarthy) 3f Western Terror-Alldatglittersisgold $46,673 13s-7w-2p: Handy win $21 (Fr2) defeating Forever Gold 4.5m Gold Coast 2100m the 3C0+ Gold Coast Oaks (grp3) Jun 24 then finished 10.5m 4th $9.00 (Fr2) Forever Gold Albion Pk 2138m the 3C0+ Queensland Oaks (grp1) Jul 2. Just out of the placings last start but winner at prior three starts; rates well on best.
TATIJANA BROMAC (M Purdon) 3f Rocknroll Hanover-Tandias Courage $79,460 12s-3w-4p: Hung in when 0.8m 2nd $27 (Sr) Carabella NZ Ashburton 1609m (1:56.6) 3YOF race Jun 4 then raced wide and hung in when 17.5m 8th $4.00 (Fr7) Forever Gold Albion Pk 2138m the 3C0+ Queensland Oaks (grp1) Jul 2. Raced wide last start; assess 2nd two runs back; each way chance here.
LEILANI LOMBO (P G Manning) 3f Million To One USA-Indyanna Lombo $224,595 22s-10w-6p: Won $3.40 (Fr6) narrowly defeating Classic Tycoon 0.5m Geelong 2100m (2:01.9) 3C0-3C1 race Jun 27 then very impressive winner $1.00 (Fr1) over Turnover 22m Stawell 1780m (2:00.5) C0 race Jul 7. Last start winner; tougher here but could be in the finish.
DREAM VERDICT (J Pace) 3f Dream Away(usa)-Final Verdict $35,203 20s-5w-7p: Raced wide early when 12.7m 8th $82 (Sr4) Bettor Cover Lover NZ Tabcorp Pk 2240m the 3YOF Victoria Oaks Grp1 Apr 15 then beaten 6m 3rd $47 (Fr6) Illawong Sister Styx NZ Tabcorp Pk 2240m (2:00.3) 3YOF race Jul 1. Needs to lift a notch.
LITTLE RED CLOUD (N Tyndall) 3f Armbro Operative USA-Crystal Reign $26,155 23s-3w-5p: Finished 6.5m 4th $26 (Sr1) Illawong Sister Styx NZ Tabcorp Pk 2240m (2:00.3) 3YOF race Jul 1 then beaten 5.5m 2nd $2.40 (Fr1) Mach Class Kilmore 1690m (1:59.0) C1-C2 race Jul 7. Minor place only.
VERTIGAL (David Thorn) 3f Western Terror USA-Height Of Wisdom $295,420 26s-9w-12p: Caught the eye defeating Shez All Magic 5m $1.30 (Fr10) Menangle 2300m (1:58.7) 3C0+ race Jun 26 then broke during running and raced wide when 12.5m 6th $3.70 (Fr4) Forever Gold Albion Pk 2138m the 3C0+ Queensland Oaks (grp1) Jul 2. Needs to bounce back.
HIGHVIEW EBONY (D F Braun) 3f Bettor’s Delight-Highview Mistress $119,955 24s-4w-10p: Scored handily defeating Shalackin 4.7m $1.40 (Sr3) Tabcorp Pk 1720m (1:59.3) 3R0-3R1 race Jun 23 then raced well when 1.5m 2nd $1.80 (Fr1) Illawong Sister Styx NZ Tabcorp Pk 2240m (2:00.0) 3YOF race Jul 1. Overall form consistent; include in multiples.
ILLAWONG SISTER STYX (C T Demmler) 3f Christian Cullen-Smart Dame $54,193 15s-7w-3p: Looked good defeating Joeys Legacy 2m $1.40 (Sr5) Hamilton 2160m (2:02.2) C0 race Jun 22 then scored handily over Highview Ebony NZ 1.5m $6.30 (Sr3) Tabcorp Pk 2240m (1:59.9) 3YOF race Jul 1. Winner at past two starts and proven at this course and distance; respect.
LIVELY MOTH (A L Peacock) 3f Live Or Die USA-Moody Moth $179,550 26s-13w-7p: Failed to get a clear run and out of position at the start when 12.7m 11th $5.30 (Sr5) Bellas Delight Tabcorp Pk 2240m (1:58.8) 3YOF race May 27 then raced wide early when 7.5m 5th $12 (Sr6) Illawong Sister Styx NZ Tabcorp Pk 2240m (2:00.4) 3YOF race Jul 1. Needs to improve.
MADAME LILY (R J Walters) 3f John Street North Us-Luscious Lombo $140,824 43s-15w-18p: Out of position at the start and hung in when 0.4m 2nd $2.20 (Fr4) Shez All Magic Menangle 2300m (2:02.0) 3C0+ race Jun 18 then out of position at the start when 11.2m 4th $8.90 (Fr7) Vertigal Menangle 2300m (1:59.5) 3C0+ race Jun 26. In the money possibility.
LIVIA DEGEROLSTEIN (G Lang) 3f Live Or Die USA-Estelle Bromac NZ $23,100 25s-5w-8p: Eased early when 5.5m 3rd $80 (Fr5) Milliara Lombo Tabcorp Pk 1720m (1:58.3) 3YOF race Jun 10 then won $1.00 (Fr3) narrowly defeating Eastwood Ember NZ 0.2m Charlton 2100m (1:59.7) C0 race Jun 20. Not the worst here on current form.
JENNAS HIGHVIEW (David Thorn) 3f Bettor’s Delight-Highview Miss $40,550 13s-3w-7p: Eased early and eased early when 4.6m 3rd $23 (Fr4) Baby Bling NZ Gold Coast 2100m the 3C0+ Gold Coast Oaks (grp3) Jun 24 then beaten 2.5m 2nd $26 (Fr1) Forever Gold Albion Pk 2138m the 3C0+ Queensland Oaks (grp1) Jul 2. Prefer the place.