WELCOME to Tim's Tips - Selections for main Melbourne race meetings by former Herald Sun sports journalist Tim Habel. He is now a contributor to The Age so his tips for major city meetings will be in The Age formguide.
MOONEE VALLEY SATURDAY OCTOBER 27. Rail true, Good 4.
RACE 1: WEDGETAIL. RACE 2: INVINCIBLE AL. RACE 3: BRING ME ROSES. RACE 4: INTO THE ABYSS. RACE 5: SPIN. RACE 6: KRONE.
RACE 7: SIR JOHN LAVERY 1, Cliff’s Edge 2, Seige Of Quebec 3, Sovereign Notion 4
Import Sir John Lavery was luckless on debut at Flemington, Cliff’s Edge was brave in a fast run Toorak which suited Seige Of Quebec,
RACE 8: EGG TART 1, The Taj Mahal 2, Tosen Basil 3, Trap For Fools 4.
Wide open Cup. Chris Waller quinellaed the race last year with Who Shot Thebarman and Libran, they are chances again but prefer stablemate Egg Tart. The Taj Mahal was terrific in the Caulfield Cup. Load up leg.
RACE 9: WINX 1, Benbatl 2, Humidor 3, Kings Will Dream 4.
Winx has all the answers, a fourth Cox Plate in succession beckons.
RACE 10: ARAMAYO 1, Mickey Blue Eyes 2,Outrageous 3,Botti 4.
Doubt on Verry Elleegant running who goes in if she starts, in her absence Spring Champion form is to the fore with Aramayo and Mickey Blue Eyes.
BEST BETS: Invincible Al, Krone. VALUE: Egg Tart.
THE $20 FLEXI QUADDIE.
1st leg: 7, 8, 9.;
2nd leg: 1, 3, 6, 9, 10,13;
3rd leg: 6;
4th leg: 1, 3, 13
For a $20 outlay you would receive 37.03 per cent of a $1 dividend.