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15 January 2020
Wednesday 15th January

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Track And Ball Online Www.trackandball.co.za Maiden Plate(For all Maidens)

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 6f
Runners
18

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(1)
Seventh Song silk
Seventh Song
J: S Moodley
T: M L Roberts
Not beaten too far (just over 4l) on his debut (sent off 30-1) over this trip at Greyville in November; first start for new trainer
6-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 73
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Nov 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-4 6/14 Greattobecaptain (4¼L) 30/1 - 33
2
(2)
Miller Man silk
Miller Man
J: B Jacobson
T: G/K Anthony
Needs market confidence to make him of interest with others looking more obvious on paper; stepping on to a racecourse for the first time
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
3
(3)
Astute Palace silk
Astute Palace
J: R Danielson
T: A Wright
Comfortably beaten into fourth in a maiden plate (Greyville) over Christmas; entitled to respect
9994-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 72
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Dec 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 4/12 Canadian Bolt (6L) 80/1 - -
22 Dec 19 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-6 9/14 Captain Of Colour (6L) 20/1 - -
6 Dec 19 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-4 9/11 Lundy's Lad (9L) 33/1 - 11
24 Nov 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-4 9/14 Trip To Africa (5¾L) 18/1 - -
4
(4)
Anomaly silk
Anomaly
J: D Dillon
T: M Dixon
Well held when last in a maiden plate here over 1m last month; fitted with first-time blinkers; headgear now needed to spark a revival, looks risky
080-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 46
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Dec 19 Sco Scottsville 8f Md 9-4 14/14 Tom Bombadil (27L) 33/1 - -
10 Nov 19 Gre Greyville 8f Md 9-2 8/11 Greek Sword (14L) 40/1 - -
6 Oct 19 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-2 14/14 Brass Bell (28L) 45/1 - -
5
(5)
Stormin Norman silk
Stormin Norman
J: S Randolph
T: G S Kotzen
Not disgraced when seventh (maiden plate) over this distance at Kenilworth in October; has run some good races without winning; makes debut for trainer; leading claims
36237-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 79
Days: 78
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Oct 19 Ken Kenilworth 6f Md 9-4 b 7/10 Count Jack (4½L) 9/1 81 36
15 Oct 19 Dur Durbanville 5f Md 9-6 b 3/9 Mr Cobbs (2½L) 57/20 82 42
14 Sep 19 Dur Durbanville 6f Md 9-6 b 2/9 Wild Coast (2¼L) 9/2 82 -
25 Jun 19 Ken Kenilworth 5f Md 9-6 b 6/8 Optimum (4L) 47/20 - 27
28 May 19 Dur Durbanville 5f Md 9-6 3/10 Jean's Man (2½L) 15/4 - 30
27 Apr 19 Ken Kenilworth 6f Md 9-6 4/13 King Of Gems (4¼L) 19/4 - 26
6
(6)
August Red silk
August Red
J: W Kennedy
T: G B Puller
Beaten just over 4l when fourth of ten but didn't run badly at 22-1 in a maiden plate (Greyville) 26 days ago; ought to be competitive
84-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Dec 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 4/10 Running Freely (4¼L) 22/1 - -
11 Sep 19 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-2 8/9 We Light The Fire (13L) 93/20 - 6
7
(7)
The Ice War silk
The Ice War
J: G Pieterse 9
T: W Whitehead
Could not manage better than tenth (maiden plate) upped to 1m2f (Vaal) last March; headgear worn last time discarded; back from a break; far from solid
0/000-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 46
Days: 295
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Mar 19 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-6 b 10/12 Knight Owl (16L) 100/1 46 -
12 Mar 19 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 b 10/11 Palace Green (14½L) 44/1 - -
21 Feb 19 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 11/17 Palace Assembly (10½L) 50/1 - 15
8 Nov 18 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-4 12/14 Golden Lion (17½L) 31/4 - -
8
(8)
Purple Powahouse silk
Purple Powahouse
J: T Godden
T: A Wright
Held on his debut at Greyville Polytrack at 25-4 three months ago running over this distance; could improve from first run although a leap forward required to win this
8-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 91
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Oct 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-4 8/12 Kingston Rock (9½L) 25/4 - 16
9
(9)
Solicitor General silk
Solicitor General
J: C Habib
T: J G Guthrie
Without a win after 14 runs; solid second in a maiden plate at Greyville Polytrack last month, making debut for this trainer; on the shortlist
67822-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 65
Days: 40
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Dec 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-3 2/8 Great Guy (3½L) 8/1 65 36
16 Oct 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 2/12 Kingston Rock (¾L) 70/1 56 48
28 Aug 19 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-6 8/16 Monarchy (6¾L) 80/1 56 40
7 Aug 19 Sco Scottsville 7f Md 9-3 7/7 Bay Tibbs (19½L) 66/1 51 -
29 Jun 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 6/10 The Sands (9¼L) 36/1 54 32
18 Jun 19 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-6 8/11 Great Stohvanen (6L) 66/1 58 52
10
(10)
Cardboard Cowboy silk
Cardboard Cowboy
J: G Wright
T: W Badenhorst
Far from disgraced (beaten 2½l) over C&D (maiden plate) latest; expected to be in the thick of things
004-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 64
Days: 38
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Dec 19 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-6 4/15 Quatro Five Six (2¼L) 66/1 - 50
6 Oct 19 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-6 10/14 Brass Bell (10½L) 25/1 - 19
22 Sep 19 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 8-11 10/13 Horoscope Harry (8L) 93/20 - 32
11
(11)
Night Journey silk
Night Journey
J: J Gates 3
T: D I Campbell
Came home seventh, beaten 13l, (maiden plate) at Greyville Polytrack last week; faces a tall order
60-7
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Jan 20 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 7/11 Chattertons Keeper (13L) 25/1 - -
22 Dec 19 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-6 10/14 Captain Of Colour (6¼L) 50/1 - -
6 Dec 19 Gre Greyville 5f Md 9-6 b 6/8 Quant Master (10L) 15/1 - 11
12
(12)
Heroic Deed silk
Heroic Deed
J: A Marcus
T: G Van Zyl (jnr)
Well held having been fancied in a maiden plate over C&D last month; warrants respect
626-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 78
Days: 38
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Dec 19 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-6 6/15 Quatro Five Six (3¾L) 33/10 - 43
29 May 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 2/9 Liberty Hall (1½L) 21/4 - 45
10 Apr 19 Gre Greyville 5f Md 9-0 6/8 Jerry The Juggler (2¾L) 9/1 - 44
13
(13)
Enzo silk
Enzo
J: J L Samuel
T: J G Guthrie
Well held when last (Greyville, this trip, maiden plate) 52 days ago, making debut for this trainer; hard to see him involved
06950-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 53
Days: 52
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Nov 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 14/14 Trip To Africa (13½L) 70/1 57 -
30 Oct 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 5/11 Duran (6L) 40/1 60 -
28 Aug 19 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-6 9/15 Winter Chill (8L) 100/1 - 36
7 Aug 19 Sco Scottsville 7f Md 9-6 6/7 Bay Tibbs (14½L) 50/1 - 16
18 Jun 19 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-6 11/11 Great Stohvanen (12½L) 66/1 - 27
14
(14)
Forest Jump silk
Forest Jump
J: K Sakayi 3
T: D W Moore
Better was expected when beaten 4½l (this trip, Greyville, maiden plate) over Christmas; strong showing at this venue when runner-up last month; in the mix
40622-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 76
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Dec 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-3 2/12 Canadian Bolt (4½L) 11/4 76 -
8 Dec 19 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-3 2/15 Quatro Five Six (1L) 25/1 76 55
24 Nov 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-1 6/14 Trip To Africa (5¼L) 15/1 80 -
28 Aug 19 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-2 15/16 Monarchy (59L) 13/2 - -
22 Jun 19 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-0 4/11 Harmonica (1¾L) 25/1 - 38
5 Jun 19 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-6 4/9 Prince Of Persia (4L) 55/1 - 40
15
(15)
Lord Of The Manor silk
Lord Of The Manor
J: K De Melo
T: M Dixon
Came home seventh over this distance on his debut at 22-1; in the mix
7-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 38
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Dec 19 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-6 7/15 Quatro Five Six (5¼L) 22/1 - 38
16
(16)
Darkest Dawn silk
Darkest Dawn
J: S Veale
T: D R Drier
Dam was a race winner; yard has a good record with first-time-out runners here; remains to be seen whether he'll be clued up enough to get off the mark at the first attempt - best watched unless the market says otherwise
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
17
Dimitri silk
Dimitri
J: Reserve 1
T: D S Bosch
Well beaten when tenth in first-time blinkers (this distance, Greyville, maiden plate) when beaten a fair way (14l) over Christmas, making debut for this trainer
85890-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 65
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Dec 19 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 b 10/12 Canadian Bolt (13½L) 18/1 68 -
21 Sep 19 Dur Durbanville 7f Md 9-0 9/12 Hubble (16L) 70/1 75 -
1 Jun 19 Ken Kenilworth 7f Md 8-11 8/8 The Perfect Wave (7¼L) 31/4 - -
12 May 19 Dur Durbanville 7f Md 9-6 5/9 Snow Report (7¾L) 40/1 - 32
16 Apr 19 Ken Kenilworth 5f Md 9-6 8/11 General Franco (13L) 18/1 - 4
18
Master Dancer silk
Master Dancer
J: Reserve 2
T: D R Drier
Finished seventh dropped to 1m in a maiden plate at Greyville latest with blinkers reapplied
08867-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 64
Days: 45
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Dec 19 Gre Greyville 8f Md 9-4 b 7/8 Querari's Cowboy (7¾L) 16/1 67 -
30 Oct 19 Gre Greyville 10f Md 9-0 6/7 Smart Sox (16L) 9/1 69 -
29 Sep 19 Gre Greyville 9f Md 9-0 b 8/11 Dutch Alley (4¼L) 44/1 - -
28 Aug 19 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-2 8/15 Winter Chill (7¾L) 75/1 - 35
14 Jul 19 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-0 11/12 Master Of Fire (17L) 91/20 - 10
Verdict

STORMIN NORMAN is the pick of these. He looks most open to improvement. Solicitor General could be vulnerable to a less exposed rival while Heroic Deed is likely to be popular in the betting, and Forest Jump might have a say.

Verdict silk image
Stormin Norman
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