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15 February 2020
Saturday 15th February

Australia Australia

Flemington

02:40 03:50 05:10 05:50

Randwick

03:00 03:35 04:50 05:30 06:10

South Africa South Africa

Turffontein

10:40 11:15 11:50 12:25 13:00 13:35 14:10 14:45 15:25

Kenilworth

11:00 11:35 12:10 12:45 13:20 13:55 14:30 15:05
Yellow underlined races have a myracing selection

Book For Sa Classic 7 March Pinnacle Stakes(Open)

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 1m 1f
Runners
8

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(6)
Chijmes silk
Chijmes
J: D Schwarz
T: G M Alexander
Upped to this trip six weeks ago at Turffontein Standside when finishing a close-up third; has winning form at this course and not far off when second in the Grade 2 Charity Mile recently; should not be far away now down in grade
5221-3
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 119
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Jan 20 Tur Turffontein 9f 9-1 3/6 Jet Start (½L) 71/20 119 68
14 Dec 19 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-8 1/6 Approach Control (1L) 9/4 119 75
2 Nov 19 Tur Turffontein 8f 8-11 2/15 Barahin (3½L) 25/1 117 83
5 Oct 19 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-1 2/13 Prince Of Kahal (shd) 50/1 111 54
7 Jul 19 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-0 5/8 Buffalo Bill Cody (6L) 30/1 102 59
9 Jun 19 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-3 8/15 Alyaasaat (6L) 15/1 105 59
2
(8)
Al Mutawakel silk
Al Mutawakel
J: L J Ferraris
T: S G Tarry
Ran well when third in the Grade 1 handicap Summer Cup Handicap recently; favourite 42 days ago when beaten less than a length to finish fourth (at Turffontein Standside over this distance); blinkers fitted for the first time; easy to see him making an impression in this lower-class event
1453-4
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 117
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Jan 20 Tur Turffontein 9f 9-1 4/6 Jet Start (1L) 6/5 117 66
30 Nov 19 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-3 3/20 Zillzaal (½L) 20/1 103 72
9 Nov 19 Vaa Vaal 9f 8-0 5/13 Soqrat (4L) 9/1 98 96
8 Oct 19 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-7 4/10 Seattle Force (1¾L) 4/5 98 66
30 Jun 19 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-12 1/7 Apache Too (½L) 7/10 80 75
26 May 19 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-3 1/11 Norland (1¼L) 11/10 72 80
3
(5)
Divine Odyssey silk
Divine Odyssey
J: C Habib
T: J J Van Vuuren
Missed out by a short head sent off 5-2 (C&D) two weeks ago; has won here before
260-52
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 115
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Feb 20 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-9 2/5 Hero's Honour (shd) 5/2 115 109
4 Jan 20 Tur Turffontein 9f 9-6 5/6 Jet Start (1L) 10/1 116 71
30 Nov 19 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-4 12/20 Zillzaal (5L) 14/1 117 56
9 Nov 19 Vaa Vaal 9f 9-2 6/13 Soqrat (4½L) 16/1 117 109
14 Sep 19 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-9 2/8 Approach Control (1¼L) 8/1 117 -
6 Jul 19 Gre Greyville 11f 8-5 8/16 Do It Again (2¾L) 28/1 111 99
4
(4)
Tilbury Fort silk
Tilbury Fort
J: R Danielson
T: S G Tarry
Generally modest form since stakes race success at Turffontein Standside last February; finished fifth dropped to 7f in a stakes race at Vaal over Christmas when beaten just under 4l; he can be taken on
00505-
Age: 6
Weight: 9-2
OR: 114
Days: 53
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 19 Vaa Vaal 7f 9-2 5/7 Tierra Del Fuego (3¾L) 61/10 116 63
30 Nov 19 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-5 11/20 Zillzaal (4¾L) 28/1 118 58
2 Nov 19 Tur Turffontein 8f 8-12 5/15 Barahin (7L) 20/1 118 71
6 Jul 19 Gre Greyville 11f 8-5 13/16 Do It Again (5¼L) 36/1 110 90
9 Jun 19 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 13/15 Alyaasaat (10L) 17/2 110 47
4 May 19 Tur Turffontein 10f 9-6 11/13 Hawwaam (16L) 17/2 110 52
5
(2)
Ali Bon Dubai silk
Ali Bon Dubai
J: W Kennedy
T: G V Woodruff
Has won here before but on a long losing run; close runner-up sent off 4-1 (Turffontein Standside) in November stepped up to 2m in a Listed handicap race
42602-
Age: 6
Weight: 8-11
OR: 107
Days: 77
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Nov 19 Tur Turffontein 16f Hc 9-5 2/10 Bondiblu (hd) 4/1 105 -
9 Nov 19 Vaa Vaal 9f 8-0 12/13 Soqrat (9¾L) 50/1 105 74
10 Oct 19 Vaa Vaal 12f 8-11 6/6 Dawn Assault (22L) 33/10 105 -
21 Sep 19 Tur Turffontein 9f 9-0 2/10 Sunshine Silk (1½L) 12/1 105 89
27 Jul 19 Gre Greyville 16f 8-9 4/16 Dynasty's Blossom (1½L) 14/1 92 -
6 Jul 19 Gre Greyville 11f Hc 8-3 5/13 Shenanigans (1¾L) 12/1 92 101
6
(3)
American Indian silk
American Indian
J: D De Gouveia
T: S T Pettigrew
Specialist here with three wins from seven visits but yet to win over this distance; not disgraced in sixth at 7-1 in a stakes race four weeks ago (Turffontein Standside) stepped up to 1m4f; passed over
273-56
Age: 5
Weight: 8-7
OR: 104
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 Jan 20 Tur Turffontein 12f 8-11 6/7 Glider Pilot (4L) 7/1 105 -
9 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-8 5/8 Youcanthurrylove (6¾L) 15/1 106 37
19 Dec 19 Vaa Vaal 12f 8-11 3/7 Dawn Assault (1¼L) 31/4 106 34
2 Nov 19 Tur Turffontein 12f Hc 9-0 7/10 Atyaab (12½L) 27/4 106 -
3 Oct 19 Vaa Vaal 9f 9-2 2/7 Bize (1½L) 113/20 106 -
17 Sep 19 Tur Turffontein 13f 9-0 4/7 Dawn Assault (4L) 61/20 106 84
7
(7)
Seville Orange silk
Seville Orange
J: M V'Rensburg
T: M N Houdalakis
A prolific winner during her career; finished runner-up dropped to this trip in a stakes race latest (Vaal) when beaten a head sent off 10-1
572-42
Age: 4
Weight: 8-4
OR: 107
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 9f 9-2 2/7 Flichity By Farr (hd) 10/1 107 67
4 Jan 20 Tur Turffontein 12f 9-6 4/10 Factor Fifty (8¼L) 4/1 108 -
19 Dec 19 Vaa Vaal 12f 8-8 2/7 Dawn Assault (hd) 12/1 109 32
9 Nov 19 Vaa Vaal 9f 8-1 7/13 Soqrat (5¾L) 50/1 112 91
10 Oct 19 Vaa Vaal 12f 8-8 5/6 Dawn Assault (7¾L) 28/1 112 -
21 Sep 19 Tur Turffontein 9f 8-12 10/10 Sunshine Silk (17L) 7/1 112 29
8
(1)
Sunshine Silk silk
Sunshine Silk
J: N Klink
T: G V Woodruff
Has won here in the past; stepped up to 1m4f in a stakes race (Turffontein Standside) when beaten a short head sent off 57-20 six weeks ago
0130-2
Age: 5
Weight: 7-13
OR: 105
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Jan 20 Tur Turffontein 12f 9-6 2/10 Factor Fifty (shd) 57/20 105 -
30 Nov 19 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-3 10/20 Zillzaal (3¾L) 70/1 105 60
10 Oct 19 Vaa Vaal 12f 8-4 3/6 Dawn Assault (4¼L) 6/4 105 -
21 Sep 19 Tur Turffontein 9f 8-9 1/10 Ali Bon Dubai (1½L) 13/1 105 87
27 Jul 19 Gre Greyville 16f 8-10 14/16 Dynasty's Blossom (9¼L) 28/1 95 -
6 Jul 19 Gre Greyville 15f 8-8 5/15 Walter Smoothie (2L) 83/20 95 -
Verdict

This is a difficult race to call but it's hard to get away from CHIJMES. This trip may not be ideal for the respected Al Mutawakel, and Seville Orange should be on the shortlist.

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Chijmes
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