BELMONT RACE 3

3. BOOTLEG RASCAL narrowly beaten in two starts this campaign, finds a perfect map and Pike sticks.

2. ENSIGN PULVER draws awkwardly like last time.

12. MANHATTAN MONEY pulled up lame last start.

6. BRUCE ALMIGHTY wasn’t too far away on debut.

BELMONT RACE 4

3. RETURN A SMILE was restrained back through the field last time and could improve if going forward here.

9. AHYOKA FROST led at a good tempo last start.

5. BLACK RUSSIAN looks suited up in distance.

4. BLITZ GLORY should settle on-pace.

BELMONT RACE 5

6. MELTEME was firm in betting last start when unable to pick up the leader. Could possibly lead here.

4. BLOOMY’S SUN should be fitter now.

5. GLOBAL RESET had excuses last start.

8. REGENT STAR has a strong rating for this.

BELMONT RACE 6

5. BLACK SHADOW seems to have found a suitable race to lead and should go close on recent figures.

10. CHAMPAGNE GAL comes from a strong race.

1. DECEPTION GAME wasn’t tested last start.

6. FROSTY BAY was a forgive last time out.

BELMONT RACE 7

1. MAGIC PLANET returned with a good finish late from too far back in the field. Looks suited here.

2. THE FUGAZI has talent but can do things wrong.

11. ALCINA comes off a good rating.

4. ANGRY ANNIE can improve if leading here.

BELMONT RACE 8

7. FALSE STATEMENT has produced two strong results in a row and should appreciate a strong tempo.

1. LORD LUDLOW was a nice run first-up.

11. NEXT STOP THE MOON should settle on-speed for Pike.

3. TRAKIATO was wide without cover first-up.

BELMONT RACE 9

6. OKINA KURI can record big late sectionals.

5. LIPSTICK FLICKERS was a dominant winner last start from a similar gate and recent ratings are strong.

2. BARON BOSTOCK wasn’t suited last start.

1. OUTER DETENTION has trialled well of late.

BELMONT RACE 10

5. MISSING PRO continues to improve with every start and has clearly the strongest last start rating.

12. STORMY ORA would figure on best ratings.

6. REQUISITION draws awkwardly but is talented.

14. YOELQUI was a good first start in WA.

STAR BET

BELMONT RACE 3

3. BOOTLEG RASCAL

VALUE BET

BELMONT RACE 6

5. BLACK SHADOW