Selections and Best Bets for Randwick Kensington : 1st July 2020

Selections and best bets from Chris Scholtz for the Randwick Kensington meeting on July 1 with Trial Watch and Blackbook runners.

Picture: Steve Hart


RACE 1: (11) Giovanna Run

RACE 4: (4) Almerheri (EW)

RACE 5: (11) Secretly (EW)

RACE 6: (8) Le Gai Soleil

RACE 7: (5) L'Cosmo (EW)

RACE 1: 11-1-3-4

RACE 2: 1-2-12-9

RACE 3: 5-2-6-14

RACE 4: 4-6-11-7

RACE 5: 11-10-9-6

RACE 6: 8-7-3-6

RACE 7: 3-5-12-2



RANDWICK KENSINGTON: La Girl (R1); Symo's Girl (R1); Giovanna Run (R1); Gemology (R2); Tears Of Effort (R2); Wild Wind (R2); Dancing Gidget (R3); Satin Ruby (R3); Manhattan Mist (R4); So Wicked (R7)

GIOVANNA RUN (Rosehill June 19): Unplaced in his only start early in the season, has obvious talent judging by the way he extended smoothly from midfield under a quiet ride from James McDonald to round up the leaders for a strong half length win in his 900m heat (56.13; 36.07).

HAWKESBURY THURSDAY: Nos Oriens (R1); Loiter (R3); Mezzaluna (R4); The Rise (R4); Special Date (R7)


NOWRA FRIDAY: Mezzaluna (R4); Pacific Ocean (R4); Attestar (R4); Riot Act (R6)

RANDWICK SATURDAY: Faretti (R1); Best Stone (R3); Tailleur (R3)

BEST STONE (Canterbury May 29): Spelled after back to back wins at Canterbury in February, she was a class above her rivals in her 900m heat (56.77; 35.52) and is set to build on her impressive record through the winter. 

RECENT TRIAL WATCH WINNERS: Oscar Zulu; Syncline; Wander; Saigon; Shaik; Roheryhn; Kordia; Sahra; Varda; Paprena; Faraway Jewel; Royal Banquet; Poetic Charmer; Travest; Lewis; Ashra Jahre; Iconic Star; Lady Banff.


Eligible Blackbook Runners – July 1

RANDWICK: Sally's Day (R7)

Blackbookers – Selected June 27

(Follow for next 3 starts)

EMBRACER: Ran hard first-up. Sure to be fitter.

ACADEMY: Excellent sectionals despite tough passage.

SIXTIES GROOVE: Ready for 2400m. Grafton Cup could suit.

LABURNUM: Getting fitter. Will benefit from weight relief.

RECENT BLACKBOOK WINNERS: Frankely Awesome; Sure Knee; Viridine; Harbour Views; Tyzone; Vassilator; Knight Mariner; Crimson Ace; Wapiti; Super Titus; Love You Lucy; Trekking; Soldier Of Love; Bottega; Realm Of Flowers; Tofane; In His Stride.

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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 as its contributing editor since its launch in 2000.