There has been plenty of action in the opening race at Flemington this Tuesday, the Emirates 100th A380 (1000m), with several runners supported with confidence.
The best supported has clearly been Qafila, an impressive first up winner in the Debutant at Caulfield. She opened $4.80 and is now the $3.80 favourite with some nice bets rolling in. She has taken over from Setsuna ($4.00 – $5.50), who has been an alarming drifter since the markets went up on Friday.
The punters have specked a couple of others. Lake District Girl, a first starter for Tony McEvoy, touched $4.40 from $6.00 but a late drift now sees her at $5.50. The other move has been for Yulong Monoceros, who opened a $13 chance and some nice each way bets has seen her trim down to $9.50.
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