Tips and race-by-race analysis for Friday’s harness meeting at Vincennes in France.
TAB BETS for this meeting = ALL RACES: Commingled Win, Place, Exacta OR Swinger and Quinella (FIRST, SECOND any order).
All bets R1 unit, minimum bet R6 (minimum EACHWAY Bet = R3 Win, R3 Place = R6).
French PMU Tote Rules: SWINGER and QUINELLA if 8 or more runners, EXACTA if 4 to 7 runners. PLACE: Less than 4 runners no Place betting, 4-7 runners payouts FIRST, SECOND, 8 or more runners payouts FIRST, SECOND, THIRD.
If more than 30 carded, TAB operates SA pools on race and TAB SA rules apply. In such races all runners numbered 30 and higher are bracketed as Number 30, which can only qualify once for dividend purposes.
TELEVISION: No broadcast.
Phumelela TAB: call bets only = call venue key 85 to bet. Gold Circle: mark SPF oval.
(11) BELLE EMOTION finished downfield last time out with a different shoeing combination. Won at this level in the past and barefoot for return. Strong chance. (12) DECOLORATION won by a neck in this class at Vincennes latest. Going for a hat-trick and needs to be included. (5) DANSE D’ETANG was fourth in a higher grade here most recently and is consistent at this level. Place chance. (10) DIANE DES LOYAUX may need to get an early lead however is one to consider if managing to secure it.
6:00 En Selle Pour Nos Soignants – Attele, 7yo to 10yo(9) DIABLO D’HERFRAIE secured a nice victory in a higher class two outings back while only start since can be ignored. Five wins from fourteen attempts at this venue and is the one to beat. (14) DONUTS DELADOU is a last time out winner at Caen and is proven in this class so cannot be ruled out. (7) DREAM and (4) DREAMER BOY are both considered in the place market.
6:30 Pollux – Attelee, 6yo only(16) ENIEME CHANCE disappointed latest in a mobile start however time before won by a nose in a walk up in this class. Back in a walk up start and looks a strong chance. (15) EILEEN was an impressive 15m winner last outing at Cagnes Sur Mer in this class. May go close once again. (13) ENAMOURA LOULOU and (12) ELINDA PASMARICK arrive off the back of wins and cannot be ruled out.
7:00 Dejanira – Attele, 6yo to 8yo(10) EMINENT D’ORGERES found success in a class D last time out at Caen. Has won four mobile starts previously and could be hard to beat. (12) VLAD DEL RONCO was an impressive 5.7m winner in this class. Similar event here and may go close to winning again. (2) EQUINOXE and (3) EARLY DREAM are both unexposed in mobile starts and need to be considered.
7:30 Abundantia – Attele, 4yo only(3) GALLIANO DU DESERT was an easy winner last time out by 5.5m. Going up a level but expected to handle class rise. (14) GINKGO ROCQ likes to lead in his races and made all of the running to win in this class in March. Big player again. (6) GALON DE VIRE and (11) GOLIATH DE LA COUR both have recent form that suggests they may play a role.