2011 Keith Noud Quality Handicap Betting Tips

Eagle Farm Racecourse is one of the five metropolitan venues set to host racing this Saturday, an eight-race program headlined by the Keith Noud Quality Handicap 2011, a form guide analysis and betting tips for which can be found below.

Set to run as the seventh race on the card tomorrow at 4:10pm (local time), the $100,000 Listed Keith Noud Quality Handicap (1200m) field features 12 hopefuls following the early withdrawal of #8 Work The Room, Robert Heathcote’s last-start winner suffering a possible career-ending injury during trackwork this week.

With Work The Room scratched odds have firmed on the rest of the field, punters facing a tough test to find the winner with five of the runners at single-figure odds in the Keith Noud Quality Handicap markets at Luxbet.

Current favourites are #2 Essington ($3.80) who was last seen winning the Ascot Handicap back in July, and the Kelso Wood-trained Belltone ($3.90) seeking their fourth straight turf triumph.

While the markets may be wide open and every horse with their chance, the Races.com.au have studied the Keith Noud Quality Handicap form guide to uncover the best bets to back at Luxbet in this Saturday’s feature Brisbane race.

2011 Keith Noud Quality Form & Betting Facts

  • There are two last-start winners engaged with #2 Essington (1200m, Eagle Farm, 09/07/2011) and #11 Belltone (1350m, Doomben, 10/09/2011)
  • Three horses resume after a break of 100 days or more with #2 Essington, #3 Shuffle The Cash and #5 Tierqualo, #11 Belltone also comes off a lengthy three month spell; these resuming runner’s first-up records are Essington (4-1-2-0), Shuffle The Cash (4-1-1-1), Tierqualo (4-3-1-0) and Belltone (6-1-0-3)
  • The horse with the best Winning Percentage is #2 Essington with 50%, they are followed by #9 Faster Son (42.86%), #10 Excellantes (41.67%) and #12 Ready To Rip (41.67%)
  • The highest Place Rates belong to #10 Excellantes (91.65%), #2 Essington (77.78%) and #11 Belltone (73.68%)
  • Former winners at the Track & Distance are #1 Poor Judge (9-3-0-0), #2 Essington (3-3-0-0), #4 Listen Son (3-1-2-0), #5 Tierqualo (7-2-0-2), #7 Ollie Vollie (6-1-0-2), #10 Excellantes (5-3-1-1), #12 Ready To Rip (1-1-0-0) and #13 Spirit Of Boom (2-1-1-0)

Races.com.au’s Keith Noud Quality Handicap Tip

  • #10 Excellantes from #2 Essington and #5 Tierqualo – Bet now at Luxbet

Having done the form and studied the facts, the Races.com.au have #10 Excellantes rated special to win the Keith Noud Quality Handicap 2011 and believe their current $5 odds at Luxbet are definitely worth locking in.

They may have drawn wide (barrier 12 into 11), but their resuming run when second to Work The Room was good and their statistics speak for themselves.

To finish off the Trifecta, Essington’s undefeated status over the track and distance cannot be ignored and they make a good selection for second while at $15 through Luxbet Tierqualo, who has an excellent first-up record, makes a juicy pick for third.

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2011 Keith Noud Quality Handicap Field & Form Guide

Eagle Farm Race 7 – 26/11/2011

No. Horse Trainer Jockey Br. Wgt. Age/Sex Days API Career Win% Place% Last 6
1. POOR JUDGE W P Nugent Glen Colless 6 58.5 6yoG 21 $15,961 36: 14 3 3 38.89% 55.56% 586610
2. ESSINGTON D J Hansen Jason Taylor 10 57.5 5yoG 140 $14,044 18: 9 3 2 50.00% 77.78% 33xQ1x
3. SHUFFLE THE CASH B R Guy Eddie Wilkinson 3 56.5 7yoG 135 $8,543 47: 10 12 4 21.28% 55.32% 71523x
4. LISTEN SON T J Gollan Not Notified 1 55.5 5yoG 28 $14,590 29: 7 7 1 24.14% 51.72% 2460×0
5. TIERQUALO Ms K Doughty Matthew Palmer 4 55 5yoG 101 $14,538 21: 6 4 2 28.57% 57.14% 43122x
6. LUCKY LUNA L D Kelly Not Notified 13 54.5 7yoG 14 $7,591 39: 7 4 8 17.95% 48.72% 2063×7
7. OLLIE VOLLIE Ms S Grills Timothy Bell (a) 2 54.5 9yoG 28 $6,795 66: 15 10 6 22.73% 46.97% 925856
8. WORK THE ROOM R L Heathcote Paul Hammersley 7 54 6yoG 14 $11,257 15: 5 3 2 33.33% 66.67% 2515×1
9. FASTER SON T Bailey Larry Cassidy 8 53.5 5yoG 28 $11,197 14: 6 2 0 42.86% 57.14% 720×72
10. EXCELLANTES R L Heathcote Brad Stewart 12 53 4yoG 14 $23,171 12: 5 5 1 41.67% 91.67% 2112×2
11. BELLTONE K C Wood Chris Munce 5 53 6yoG 77 $7,766 19: 6 3 5 31.58% 73.68% 112111
12. READY TO RIP A P Williamson Ryan Wiggins 11 53 4yoG 14 $15,738 12: 5 1 1 41.67% 58.33% 540×12
13. SPIRIT OF BOOM T J Gollan Ric Mc Mahon 9 53 4yoH 25 $20,550 18: 4 4 1 22.22% 50.00% 7252×5

*Form Guide Credit Ladbrokes.com.au