Type specialists need to the underside of the load scale for the winner of Saturday‘s $1.5 million Group 1 Newmarket Handicap at Flemington.
James Cummings‘ star filly In Secret will carry 51.5kg within the 1200m dash down the Flemington straight and firmed this week into $4.20 favorite with Betr.
She has changed Peter Moody‘s Kiwi import I Want I Win ($4.40), which is able to carry 56.5kg, on the prime of the market.
Punters Inside Run host Matthew Campbell and the present‘s type analyst Simon O’Donnell each count on In Secret to copy her dominant win at Flemington throughout the spring.
“Regardless of being narrowly crushed within the Encompass Stakes (1400m) at Randwick final begin, I nonetheless assume she is the very best three-year-old filly within the nation and the drop again to only 51.5kg can’t be ignored, nor can the reserving of Jamie Kah,” Campbell informed this week‘s on-line episode of Punters Inside Run.
“She has drawn an analogous barrier to when she destroyed them within the Coolmore on Derby Day so again to that distance is okay by me.”
Punters.com.au type analyst James Lamb has additionally recognized a light-weight weight as his finest likelihood within the race.
“Lofty Strike ($9 with Betr) appeals on an each-way foundation with solely 52.5kg on his again,” Lamb mentioned.
“His two runs again from a break have been excellent and he’s drawn to undergo his gears out broad.
“The load (56.5kg) is the question with I Want I Win.
“Aside from Zoutori in an abnormal version a few years in the past, it typically takes a real star to win this race with 56.5kg or extra and he’s not fairly there but.”
Campbell has tipped In Secret on prime from Lofty Strike and I Want I Win, O‘Donnell likes In Secret from Mazu and September Run, whereas Lamb has nominated Lofty Strike to win from In Secret, I Want I Win and prime weight Non-public Eye (58kg).
Initially revealed as Type analysts betting round early Newmarket favorite