Can Favourite Jimmy Choux Become the 2011 Rosehill Guineas Winner?

The $500,000 Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) is running at Rosehill Gardens tomorrow and hot favourite in the betting markets for the autumn feature is remarkable Kiwi colt Jimmy Choux, but can the favourite bring his New Zealand form to our shores and become the 2011 Rosehill Guineas winner?

At the top of the Rosehill Guineas odds at our preferred online bookmaker Luxbet, Jimmy Choux is currently paying $3.60 to win Rosehill Race 7 at 4:10pm (AEDST) tomorrow.

Having won four consecutive Group races back home since Christmas, John Bary’s impressive Thorn Park colt Jimmy Choux has been consistently backed in the Rosehill Guineas betting.

He has the form, a Group 1 win in the New Zealand Derby last start, nice form over the distance and a favourable barrier draw tomorrow which is why Aussie punters are jumping on the Jimmy Choux bandwagon.

But can Jimmy Choux salute for the punters in his Australian race debut or will one of his Aussie rivals get the better of the AJC Australian Derby prospect?

If you fancy Jimmy Choux to win, now is the time to back him in the Rosehill Guineas markets at Luxbet before his price firms further as you will discover below!

Why Jimmy Choux Will Become the 2011 Rosehill Guineas Winner

– Best form of his rivals coming off four straight wins

– Boasts the best Win Rate of 56%

– Is the highest earner in the field having won over $1.7 million in prize money

– Group 1 winner last start so has elite level experience

– Unbeaten over the distance having won his only 2000m start in the Group 3 Waikato Guineas on February 5

– Regular rider Jonathan Riddell has travelled over for the ride

– Impressed with his trackwork at Warwick Farm earlier in the week

– Loves the wet so if track is Slow or worse his chances improve even more, but can run on any ground and run well

Why Jimmy Choux Can be Beaten in an Upset 2011 Rosehill Guineas Result

– Yet to race in Australia

– Jockey has no experience here

– Kiwi-trained horses have a poor record in the Rosehill Guineas

– The last horse to win the New Zealand Derby / Rosehill Guineas double was Surfers Paradise (1991)

– Seven have tried since and failed, so history is against

2011 Rosehill Guineas Form

Horse #2 Jimmy Choux

(by Thorn Park from Cierzo)

  • Barrier: 6
  • Weight: 56.5kg
  • Trainer: John Bary
  • Jockey: Jonathan Riddell
  • Prize Money: $1,729,470
  • Career: 16-9-3-2
  • 2000m: 1-1-0-0
  • Win %: 56%
  • Place %: 31%
  • Current Rosehill Guineas Odds: $3.60 – Bet now at Luxbet

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Jimmy Choux Form Past Five Starts

Pos. Track Date Dist. Track Con. Class Jockey (Br.) Wgt. Odds Winner Margin Win. Time
1 – 16 ELLS 5/03/2011 2400 Very Heavy 3G1 J K RIDDELL (6) 56 $2.3 JIMMY CHOUX 158.35
1 – 11 TE R 5/02/2011 2000 Fast 3G3 J K RIDDELL (6) 56 $2.43 JIMMY CHOUX 121.19
1 – 12 TREN 22/01/2011 1600 Dead 3G3 J K RIDDELL (3) 56 $2.11 JIMMY CHOUX 97.01
1 – 10 ELLS 26/12/2010 1600 Good 3G2 J K RIDDELL (3) 56 $2.8 JIMMY CHOUX 93.53
15 – 15 OTAK 26/11/2010 1600 Good U J K RIDDELL (11) 56 $4.5 WE CAN SAY IT NOW 53.1L 94.27