Monday, 4 January 2021 OTAKI Race Results
|Race No||Race Name||Winner||Jockey||Trainer||Win Time||PM NZD $|
|R1||AQUASHIELD ROOFING MDN||SHARE POWER||JOHNATHON PARKES||M BRESLIN||1:24.31||10,000|
|R2||RIVERSTONE CAFE MDN||THE LOST BOYS||R H SCHOFER||A SHARROCK||1:11.32||10,000|
|R3||NZB INSURANCE PEARL SERIES MDN||DARCI LA BELLA||ASHVIN GOINDASAMY||A SHARROCK||1:11.14||10,000|
|R4||VETS ON RIVERBANK MDN||LIFFEY||DANIELLE HIRINI||JAMES SWEETENSEN||1:17.74||10,000|
|R5||TIMOTHY FAITH RETIREMENT MDN||ORLOV||RYAN ELLIOT||DAVID & EMMA HAWORTH||1:37.83||10,000|
|R6||HARCOURTS OTAKI MDN||ALHAMBRA LAD||JOHNATHON PARKES||A SHARROCK||1:37.02||10,000|
|R7||EL CHEAPO CARS (BM65)||MONTRE MOI||LISA ALLPRESS||JOHNO BENNER & HOLLIE WYNYARD||1:22.96||10,000|
|R8||THOROUGH BRED EXCHANGE (BM74)||SPRINGSTEEN||LISA ALLPRESS||JOHNO BENNER & HOLLIE WYNYARD||1:16.92||11,000|
|R9||CAVALLO FARM & C RUTTEN (BM65)||PLATINUM SPIRIT||RYAN ELLIOT||MS L LATTA||2:10.87||10,000|
Otaki Past Races
Last 12 Meetings
|04 JAN 2021|
R1 - R3 DEAD|
R4 - R9 GOOD
|True | 1mm overnight.||9||110|
|18 DEC 2020|
R2 - R10 GOOD
|26 NOV 2020|
R1 - R9 HEAVY
|True | 21mm Rain Last 24 hours | 12mm Rain Overnight.||9||80|
|05 NOV 2020|
R1 - R10 SLOW
|15 OCT 2020|
R1 - R10 SLOW
|Out 4m | 3mm Rain Overnight.||10||122|
|03 SEP 2020|
R1 - R8 HEAVY
|Out 4m | New Chute.||8||89|
|04 MAR 2020|
R1 - R6 SLOW
|True | 8mm Rain Overnight.||6||51|
|22 FEB 2020|
R1 - R8 DEAD
|20 JAN 2020|
R1 - R7 GOOD
|06 JAN 2020|
R1 - R8 DEAD
|True | 1mm rain overnight.||8||66|
|20 DEC 2019|
R1 - R8 SLOW
|True | 8mm Rain Overnight.||8||74|
|29 NOV 2019|
R1 - R8 GOOD
|True | New Chute.||8||79|
Track Map Guide
Kevin Myers has long been one of the greatest supporters of country racing in New Zealand, and few horses embody that support better than Overtheriver.
The 3yos begin a trek to the Derby in the Levin Classic run at Trentham on Saturday.
Trainers Johno Benner and Hollie Wynyard got their day at Awapuni off to the perfect start on Saturday when exciting three-year-old Bonham produced a remarkable performance to score handsomely over 1400m in her first run for nearly two months.
Shaune Ritchie is heading into the Listed Japac Homes Marton Cup (2200m) at Awapuni with The Good Fight on Saturday in a buoyant mood.
Central Districts apprentice jockey Sam O’Malley is currently sitting on 11 wins for the season and he is hoping to improve that at Reefton on Thursday where he has a handful of rides.
Well-bred daughter of Darci Brahma wins at Otaki.
Trainer Jamie Richards, jockey Danielle Johnson and Te Akau Racing have continued their dominant Ellerslie Christmas Carnival form with a stakes double through the deeds of Imperatriz in the Gr.2 Barneswood Farm Eclipse Stakes (1200m) and Savy Yong Blonk in the Gr.3 SKYCITY City Of Auckland Cup (2400m).
Imperatriz lands the Eclipse Stakes.
Hastings trainer John Bary will begin the new year at his home track on Friday where he will line-up eight runners.
Pocket rocket Tavi Mac, who affectionately carries the moniker Frodo due to his diminutive stature and ungainly build, captured the biggest victory of his burgeoning career when he dashed away from his rivals in Saturday’s Gr.2 Kevin Pratt Memorial Manawatu Challenge Stakes (1400m) at Awapuni.
Elephant favoured in first; Wononeohwon relishes true test; Four for Collett at Otaki
Four-year-old mare Catwalk Girl is cherry ripe ahead of the Foster Construction Mile (1600m) at Te Rapa on Saturday according to trainer Pam Gerard, who prepares the progressive galloper in partnership with Michael Moroney.
Hot trainer Allan Sharrock is hoping Tavi Mac can exploit any weakness in the armour of Group One-winning rival Callsign Mav in Saturday's Gr.2 Kevin Pratt Memorial Manawatu Challenge Stakes (1400m) at Awapuni.
Leading owner Neville McAlister is hoping a return to the dry tracks of home will let punters see Platinum Invador back to his best in New Zealand this summer.