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Tab Telebet 0861 000 822 Mr 76 Handicap(Open)

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 1m 2f
Runners
17

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(9)
Defy Gravity silk
Defy Gravity
J: C Habib
T: P A Peter
Found life tough when 9l back in eighth (handicap) at Turffontein Standside in November; a long time since he saw any reward for his efforts; back from an absence; others appeal more despite dropping in class
36608-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-8
OR: 78
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-8 6/14 African Adventure (6L) 44/1 78 -
30 Nov 19 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-1 8/11 Silver God (8¾L) 12/1 83 42
31 Oct 19 Vaa Vaal 9f 9-2 10/13 Captain Flynt (4¾L) 10/1 85 -
10 Oct 19 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-11 6/9 Master Magic (3¾L) 6/1 86 58
19 Sep 19 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-5 6/9 Silver Spectrum (5¼L) 87/20 87 64
29 Aug 19 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-5 3/6 Diamond Dancer (1¾L) 7/2 87 78
2
(12)
Mazari silk
Mazari
J: S Brown
T: C Spies
Went down by 2½l when third (this trip Turffontein Inside, fillies handicap) last week
60-103
Age: 4
Weight: 9-4
OR: 74
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-5 7/14 African Adventure (7¼L) 10/1 75 -
22 Jun 20 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-4 3/12 Dance Class (2½L) 9/1 74 15
2 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-5 10/12 Ocean Forest (6½L) 25/4 74 -
2 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-0 1/16 Heart Stwings (1¼L) 22/1 69 37
3 Dec 19 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-7 13/14 Christmas Flower (12½L) 12/1 72 16
21 Nov 19 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-7 6/16 All Of Me (5¼L) 16/1 74 33
3
(1)
Baby Lets Mambo silk
Baby Lets Mambo
J: M Thackeray
T: C Spies
Been generally quiet since successful in a handicap at Turffontein Standside six months ago; unable to land a blow when tenth of 11 (handicap) last week at Turffontein Inside; dropping in the ratings; little chance despite dropping in class
-09000
Age: 3
Weight: 9-3
OR: 76
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-3 b 13/14 African Adventure (78L) 55/1 76 -
22 Jun 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-12 b 10/11 Creation (19½L) 66/1 78 -
4 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-5 b 11/11 True Words (37L) 50/1 80 -
2 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 b 11/11 Lady Of Steel (39L) 66/1 80 -
30 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-9 b 9/9 Darkest Hour (18L) 25/1 80 -
1 Jan 20 Sco Scottsville 8f Hc 8-3 b 11/11 G G's Dynasty (13L) 12/1 77 48
4
(2)
Lord Melbourne silk
Lord Melbourne
J: M V'Rensburg
T: M N Houdalakis
Won a maiden plate by 1½l (Turffontein Standside) when registering his first success latest; first go in a handicap; is a player
351
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 75
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-2 3/14 African Adventure (1¼L) 97/20 75 -
6 Jun 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 1/12 Future Perfect (1½L) 24/10 - 55
17 Mar 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 5/16 Travelin Man (4½L) 5/2 - 45
5 Mar 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 3/13 Doublethink (6L) 42/10 - 31
5
(8)
Oyster King silk
Oyster King
J: S Khumalo
T: C I Jonker
Scored by just under 2l in a handicap latest at Vaal when five of these were in arrears; handicapper applies the brakes; more on his plate this time but he's an attractive contender
0-8861
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 75
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-2 2/14 African Adventure (1¼L) 13/2 75 -
8 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-1 1/12 Top Rank (1¾L) 15/2 71 50
18 Feb 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-10 6/13 Electromagnetic (2L) 6/1 76 26
18 Jan 20 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-1 8/13 Western Fort (10½L) 14/1 79 1
4 Jan 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-0 8/9 River Jordan (5¾L) 16/1 82 17
24 Dec 19 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-4 11/14 Liberado (11L) 9/2 82 23
6
(7)
African Adventure silk
African Adventure
J: G Lerena
T: J A Soma
Finished runner-up when favourite in a handicap three months ago (Vaal); leading contender despite being up in class
-76542
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 71
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-2 b 1/14 Oyster King (1¼L) 9/4 72 -
26 Mar 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-5 b 2/16 Tough Choice (3L) 24/10 71 28
10 Mar 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-11 b 4/13 Nimcha (1¼L) 13/2 72 60
18 Feb 20 Vaa Vaal 12f Hc 9-4 5/11 Gold Griffin (4L) 17/2 75 -
15 Feb 20 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-3 6/12 Master Supreme (4¼L) 11/2 75 39
21 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-0 7/15 Our Man In Havana (3½L) 9/1 75 48
7
(5)
Afraad silk
Afraad
J: C Bantam
T: S Moffatt
Gained narrow success in a maiden plate last month at Turffontein Inside on his second outing for this trainer; first run in a handicap; chance
89-341
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: 73
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-0 b 5/14 African Adventure (5½L) 25/1 73 -
14 Jun 20 Tur Turffontein 10f Md 9-6 b 1/12 Barak (shd) 14/1 69 33
2 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 b 4/12 Al Ragnar (6¼L) 33/1 69 -
7 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 b 3/16 Whipping Boy (6¾L) 33/10 71 34
28 Dec 19 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-4 9/16 War Jewel (8¼L) 13/2 73 31
30 Nov 19 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-2 8/15 Mohican (6L) 16/1 - 42
8
(10)
Bellagio King silk
Bellagio King
J: M Yeni
T: A B Fortune
Ran well from a poor draw in a handicap (Vaal) latest when beaten 2l to finish third, behind the reopposing Oyster King; has to be taken seriously despite having more on his plate
401743
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: 73
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-0 b 10/14 African Adventure (10½L) 19/2 73 -
8 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-3 b 3/12 Oyster King (2L) 6/1 73 45
26 Mar 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-12 b 4/16 Tough Choice (3¼L) 18/1 74 21
14 Mar 20 Tur Turffontein 10f 8-4 b 7/12 Christopher Robin (8¼L) 55/1 74 16
13 Feb 20 Vaa Vaal 9f MdHc 8-5 b 1/16 Great Esteem (2¾L) 22/1 65 44
1 Feb 20 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 b 11/12 Master Supreme (18½L) 25/1 70 -
9
(17)
Capetown Affair silk
Capetown Affair
J: P Strydom
T: A B Fortune
Respectable effort (handicap) at Vaal latest; this looks tougher but should not be ruled out
163884
Age: 3
Weight: 8-12
OR: 72
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-12 11/14 African Adventure (15L) 14/1 72 -
8 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-3 4/12 Oyster King (3L) 9/1 73 42
26 Mar 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-0 8/16 Tough Choice (6¾L) 15/2 75 8
14 Mar 20 Tur Turffontein 10f 8-4 8/12 Christopher Robin (10L) 55/1 76 9
20 Feb 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 7-11 3/9 Imperial Ruby (5L) 11/2 76 28
30 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 7-13 6/9 Darkest Hour (5½L) 11/2 76 40
10
(13)
Corrido silk
Corrido
J: K Matsunyane
T: F P Habib
Ninth beaten 6l (handicap) last month when a long way behind Oyster King at Vaal; no winning form at this distance and been generally quiet since successful in a handicap at Scottsville last July; been eased in the ratings by the handicapper; facing a tougher assignment than last month, others more persuasive
-05069
Age: 5
Weight: 8-11
OR: 68
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-11 b 8/14 African Adventure (7¾L) 44/1 68 -
8 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-4 9/12 Oyster King (6¼L) 13/1 70 31
19 Mar 20 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-3 6/10 Skiminac (6¾L) 16/1 72 7
29 Feb 20 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-6 12/13 Marshall Foch (25L) 20/1 73 -
15 Feb 20 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-4 5/12 Master Supreme (4L) 14/1 76 41
21 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-4 14/15 Our Man In Havana (6½L) 40/1 78 40
11
(15)
Poppycock silk
Poppycock
J: C Maujean
T: T Zackey
Finished 11th of 12 when second favourite, beaten 5l last month at Turffontein Inside; definite chance
53-820
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 68
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-11 12/14 African Adventure (28L) 25/1 68 -
14 Jun 20 Tur Turffontein 13f 7-8 11/12 Gold Griffin (5L) 3/1 68 38
8 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 12f Hc 9-4 2/12 Anagram (2¼L) 4/1 68 44
19 Mar 20 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 7-11 8/10 Skiminac (10L) 9/2 70 -
24 Dec 19 Vaa Vaal 12f 8-3 3/13 Imperial Ruby (5L) 10/1 72 38
14 Dec 19 Tur Turffontein 14f Hc 8-12 5/12 The Bosbok (6¼L) 73/20 72 39
12
(11)
Palace Green silk
Palace Green
J: R Danielson
T: F P Habib
Solid run when seventh with blinkers reapplied last month at Turffontein Inside; you have to go back a long way to find his only win; likely to be involved if in the same mood as when third six races back
-86547
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
OR: 67
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-10 b 4/14 African Adventure (2¼L) 8/1 67 -
14 Jun 20 Tur Turffontein 13f 8-7 b 7/12 Gold Griffin (2½L) 20/1 72 55
17 Mar 20 Vaa Vaal 14f 8-11 4/10 Village Deep (9¾L) 10/1 75 -
27 Feb 20 Vaa Vaal 12f 8-7 b 5/9 Fife (6¼L) 14/1 77 19
25 Jan 20 Tur Turffontein 13f 8-11 b 6/15 Top Shot (6L) 21/4 80 52
9 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 10f 8-11 b 8/16 Finchatton (4¼L) 20/1 80 39
13
(6)
Kings Cup silk
Kings Cup
J: J Greyling
T: S Botha
Has won previously at this course but has not been in the winners' enclosure for a while now; 11th of 12 in a handicap at Vaal last month 8l behind Oyster King; facing a tougher assignment this time, hard to fancy
4-0600
Age: 6
Weight: 8-8
OR: 65
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-9 b 9/14 African Adventure (8¾L) 55/1 66 -
8 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-3 b 11/12 Oyster King (7¾L) 11/1 69 23
26 Mar 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-4 b 13/16 Tough Choice (13L) 12/1 70 -
10 Mar 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-11 b 6/13 Nimcha (2¾L) 30/1 72 54
15 Feb 20 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-0 11/12 Master Supreme (11L) 20/1 72 10
30 Jun 19 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-3 4/12 Popsicle Toes (3¼L) 8/1 67 49
14
(14)
Kurt's Approval silk
Kurt's Approval
J: D Schwarz
T: C E Erasmus
Last of nine over this distance (Grade 1) last week (Turffontein Standside); not always shown an awful lot since winning a handicap at Turffontein Standside last August; hard to fancy
005059
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
OR: 65
Days: 5
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Jun 20 Tur Turffontein 10f 9-6 b 9/9 Hawwaam (29L) 75/1 65 26
14 Jun 20 Tur Turffontein 10f 9-2 b 5/12 Stately Home (3L) 20/1 65 27
8 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-12 b 12/12 Oyster King (8L) 15/1 65 18
17 Mar 20 Vaa Vaal 14f 8-3 b 5/10 Village Deep (10L) 40/1 67 -
29 Feb 20 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-3 b 13/13 Marshall Foch (31L) 28/1 69 -
15 Feb 20 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-12 b 12/12 Master Supreme (13½L) 20/1 71 1
15
(4)
Vida Amorosa silk
Vida Amorosa
J: Reserve 1
T: S Moffatt
Well beaten sixth (handicap) latest at Vaal; has won here before; dropping in the weights; others appeal more given likely stiffer task
7-0786
Age: 4
Weight: 8-5
OR: 62
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 7-10 14/14 African Adventure (78L) 55/1 62 -
8 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 12f Hc 9-1 6/12 Anagram (8¼L) 40/1 65 17
17 Mar 20 Vaa Vaal 12f Hc 9-6 8/12 Pink (7L) 40/1 68 -
18 Feb 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-5 7/8 Littlewood (30L) 50/1 70 -
4 Feb 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-2 15/15 Ration My Passion (22L) 50/1 70 -
5 Sep 19 Tur Turffontein 13f Hc 9-6 7/9 Cranberry Crush (9L) 13/1 74 33
16
(16)
Arnica Montana silk
Arnica Montana
J: Reserve 2
T: M F De Kock
Minor honours in maiden plate 26 days ago (2-1, Turffontein Standside); has gone close a few times; makes handicap debut
3483-3
Age: 3
Weight: 8-12
OR: 72
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Jun 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 b 3/12 Lord Melbourne (2½L) 2/1 74 46
14 Nov 19 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-0 b 3/20 Our Man In Havana (4¼L) 12/1 74 42
31 Oct 19 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-0 8/15 Sell High (11L) 3/1 78 21
17 Oct 19 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-2 4/16 Ice Lord (6¾L) 3/4 82 29
29 Sep 19 Gre Greyville 9f Md 9-0 3/11 Dutch Alley (¾L) 1/5 - -
17 Sep 19 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-0 2/13 Date Palm (shd) 17/10 - 50
17
(3)
Laat Lammetjie silk
Laat Lammetjie
J: Reserve 3
T: B Webber
Has only won on all-weather; a long time since her last success; well beaten when seventh here over 1m in March; returns from a layoff
0-0007
Age: 5
Weight: 8-3
OR: 54
Days: 121
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 20 Vaa Vaal 8f 9-3 7/9 Tartan Dancer (17L) 75/1 55 -
27 Feb 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-3 12/16 Fly North (11L) 50/1 55 9
13 Feb 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-3 11/12 Lady Of Liberty (10½L) 50/1 55 9
28 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-9 10/15 Magic Mila (3¾L) 22/1 58 6
16 Dec 19 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-8 10/11 Generoso (16½L) 20/1 59 -
24 Oct 19 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-4 2/16 Passion Peach (½L) 66/1 57 -
Verdict

AFRICAN ADVENTURE is the pick of these. Bellagio King and Lord Melbourne may have their stamina stretched over this distance, and Oyster King is respected although is off a much higher mark than last time.

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African Adventure
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