Selections and Best Bets for Melbourne Cup Day : 5th November 2019

Chris Scholtz selections and best bets for all races at Flemington and Randwick on Melbourne Cup Day on November 5 plus Trial Watch and Blackbook Reports.

Vow And Declare
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FLEMINGTON November 5

RACE 3: (7) Sure Knee (EW)

RACE 5: (16) Sizzlefly (Value)

RACE 7: (23) Vow And Declare (EW)

RACE 9: (13) More Than Exceed (Value)

RACE 1: 7-8-2-12

RACE 2: 7-8-3-5

RACE 3: 7-2-10-6

RACE 4: 3-5-7-1

RACE 5: 16-4-7-17

RACE 6: 4-9-8-5

RACE 7: 23-19-11-14

RACE 8: 17-4-11-8

RACE 9: 13-6-2-4

RACE 10: 6-9-4-18  

Constantinople
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RANDWICK KENSINGTON November 5

RACE 6: (3) High Mist (Value)

RACE 7: (5) D'Oro Rain (EW)

RACE 8: (10) Soldier Of Love (EW)

RACE 9: (13) Phoenix River (EW)

RACE 1: 6-4-1-5

RACE 2: 4-5-6-3

RACE 3: 3-6-13-14

RACE 4: 3-1-4-5

RACE 5: 4-1-3-2

RACE 6: 3-5-10-6

RACE 7: 5-12-8-9

RACE 8: 10-2-9-6

RACE 9: 13-10-2-14

Finche
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BLACKBOOK REPORT

ELIGIBLE BLACKBOOK RUNNERS – November 5

FLEMINGTON: Finche (R7); Constantinople (R7); Vow And Declare (R7); Kiwia (R8); Plein Ciel (R8); Ready Set Sail (R10); Betcha Flying (R10)

KYNETON WEDNESDAY: Brazen Brando (R3)

FLEMINGTON THURSDAY: Nudge (R4); Tenley (R9)

RECENT BLACKBOOK WINNERS: Warning; Asterius; Koonunga; Chief Ironside; La Falaise; Designated; Cascadian; Handle The Truth; Spanish Reef; Fierce Impact; Flit; Park Chinois.

Downdraft
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TRIAL WATCH REPORT

NOTED RUNNERS November 5

RANDWICK: Spaceboy (R1); Lewis (R2); Atherton (R3); Hellbenders (R3); Born To Play (R3); Glenall (R4); Mansa Musa (R9).

GLENALL (Rosehill October 29); Has been a letdown for some time but he seems to be back in good form after cruising through his 905m trial for an impressive 3.3 lengths win in 54.24 (34.10). Looks ready.

KEMBLA GRANGE: Belle Of Clonmel (R3); Ready's Girl (R4); Snips (R7).

MUSWELLBROOK: My Rose My Kingdom (R1)

RECENT TRIAL WATCH WINNERS: Kolding; Rule The World; Rocha Clock; Diamond Thunder; Stock Up; Sedona; Military Magic; Wicked Wench; Suave; Knickpoint; Montserrat; Fierce Impact.


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Chris Scholtz

Managing Director Tronta Media P/L; Contributing Editor Racing & Sports
Chris is an award winning racing media professional working in the print, radio and online mediums since 1971 and managing director of his own racing industry media company since 1988. He has covered all of Australia’s major racing carnivals, numerous international events and is widely recognised as a leading form assessor and race analyst. Chris brings his passion for racing to racingandsports.com.au as its contributing editor since its launch in 2000.