Selections, Trial Watch and Blackbook Reports for Canterbury : 22nd January 2020

Selections and best bets for Canterbury on January 22 from Chris Scholtz with Trial Watch and Blackbook runners.

Racecourse : Canterbury Park (Australia)
Racecourse : Canterbury Park (Australia)

CANTERBURY January 22

RACE 2: (9) Cathars

RACE 3: (5) War Baron

RACE 5: (4) Twentyfourcarat

RACE 7: (10) Satin Socks (EW)

RACE 1: 3-2-5-7

RACE 2: 9-7-8-3

RACE 3: 5-4-1-2

RACE 4: 3-5-1-7

RACE 5: 4-2-5-8

RACE 6: 7-1-5-9

RACE 7: 10-8-7-3

TRIAL WATCH REPORT

NOTED RUNNERS January 22-25

CANTERBURY WEDNESDAY: Dancing Gidget (R1); Diamond Affair (R1); Texas Forever (R6); Ruby Tuesday (R7)

TAMWORTH THURSDAY: Directory (R7); Dame Kiri (R8); Lady I Am (R8)

PORT MACQUARIE FRIDAY: Pure Faith (R2); She's Smart (R2); Animate (R5)

RANDWICK SATURDAY: Mission River (R1); Mount Fuji (R1); Rulership (R1);l Sea Boss (R1); Rose Sauvage (R1); Superbellaa (R1); Mugatoo (R5); Cellarman (R7); Gaulois (R7); Safado (R8); Sir Elton (R8); Pandemic (R8).

RECENT TRIAL WATCH WINNERS: Embracer; Cellsabeel; Phemonoe; Prague; Paavo; Belluci Babe; Gironde; Café Royal; Acumen; Able Hill; Tailleur; Heart Of The Oak; Travest; Katalin; Lashes; Napster; Quantico; Private Thoughts;  Riverside's Cash; Hussonibis; Classic Gaming.

BLACKBOOK REPORT

ELIGIBLE BLACKBOOK RUNNERS – January 22-23

CANTERBURY WEDNESDAY: War Baron (R3)

SANDOWN WEDNESDAY: Eagle Ridge (R9)

DOOMBEN THURSDAY: Playthefield (R2)

RECENT BLACKBOOK WINNERS: Lord Von Costa; High Bridge; Cellsabeel; Boomtown Rat; Primitivo; Invincibella; Chat; Probabeel; Leviathan; Luvaluva; Sir Pippin; Taniko; Danon Roman; Matowi; Tahitian Dancer; Mr Reckless; Red Stina.

RIVER BIRD
RIVER BIRD Picture: Steve Hart

Blackbook Horses to follow – Selected January 18

(Selected horses be followed at next three starts)

RIVER BIRD: Strong return. Consistent mare.

RAQEEQ: Ready to improve on a dry track.

COSTELLO: Excellent first-up in difficult conditions.

MONTENEGRO MAN: Had excuses. Going well.

NEVER AGAIN: Should find a suitable midweeker.

IMPASSE: Set for a good campaign as distances increase.

NAVAL STRIKE: Improver. Can win in town.


Racing and Sports

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.