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14 January 2021
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  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 7f 110y
Runners
12

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(8)
Afternoon Tea silk
Afternoon Tea
J: C Habib
T: A B Fortune
No impression when seventh of 12 last Tuesday here over 1m
3407-7
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 81
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 9-6 b 4/10 Bravo One (2L) 15/2 81 -
5 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-5 b 7/12 Tartan Dancer (5½L) 10/1 85 38
22 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-3 b 7/13 Little Rain (6½L) 16/1 91 26
14 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-3 10/12 Castellano (20L) 5/1 95 -
31 Oct 20 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-1 4/15 Mk's Pride (7L) 10/1 97 70
8 Oct 20 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-10 3/8 Invisible (3L) 47/20 97 29
2
(12)
Curfew silk
Curfew
J: S Brown
T: S J Gray
Finished last of 12 two months ago at Turffontein Inside; one to oppose
08730-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 77
Days: 54
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 b 12/12 Reunion (24L) 18/1 80 12
15 Oct 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 b 3/13 Harlequin Jack (¾L) 40/1 61 -
22 Sep 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-2 b 7/11 Bangor Night (6¾L) 10/1 57 25
3 Sep 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-0 8/12 Ice Man Cometh (14½L) 20/1 - 5
25 Aug 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-1 10/11 My Kingdom (8½L) 40/1 - -
13 Aug 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 13/14 Money Fighter (16½L) 75/1 - -
3
(9)
Bitter Wind silk
Bitter Wind
J: P Mxoli 6
T: S J Gray
Well held when seventh two months ago here over 7f; a likely player despite defeat last time as she was successful two runs back
33317-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 71
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 9-1 5/10 Bravo One (5¾L) 13/2 71 -
17 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-5 7/16 Miss Khalifa (5¼L) 12/1 71 39
22 Oct 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 1/13 Pin Up (nk) 53/20 64 57
10 Oct 20 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 3/11 Winters Power (3¼L) 20/1 67 15
17 Aug 20 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 3/14 Single Red Rose (2½L) 7/2 69 22
10 Aug 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 3/13 Astral Plane (1L) 44/1 54 33
4
(7)
My Kingdom silk
My Kingdom
J: D Schwarz
T: J S Roux
Came home 12th, beaten 10l, (stakes race) here last month; makes limited appeal
45280-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 67
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 9-6 b 9/10 Bravo One (23L) 17/2 67 -
17 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 7f 9-6 b 12/16 Silver Master (10½L) 30/1 69 -
3 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-4 b 8/13 Indlamu (8¾L) 5/1 70 9
5 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-3 b 2/15 Quattro Passi (1¼L) 7/2 69 -
17 Oct 20 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-2 b 5/6 Forever Mine (9½L) 30/1 69 42
29 Sep 20 Vaa Vaal 8f 9-0 b 4/6 Tree Tumbo (4L) 30/1 69 53
5
(11)
Super Fine silk
Super Fine
J: C Bantam
T: G M Alexander
Well held 11th of 15 (over 7f here) last month; has winning form at this course; others perhaps more persuasive
80/10-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 64
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 9-2 6/10 Bravo One (7½L) 40/1 64 -
10 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-0 11/15 Desert Pride (11½L) 75/1 64 10
30 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 8f MdHc 9-1 1/12 Zodiac Princess (2½L) 16/1 59 -
21 Nov 19 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 11/16 Decadent Lady (10L) 25/1 64 14
17 Oct 19 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 8/11 Seraphina (3¼L) 15/4 67 36
8 May 19 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 b 6/11 Queen Of The Roses (5¾L) 73/20 60 14
6
(2)
Latin Opus silk
Latin Opus
J: L Hewitson
T: S G Tarry
Unable to land a blow when eighth of 12 last month (over 1m4f here); not really built on success in a maiden plate last March at Vaal Classic; first-time blinkers now tried
80808-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 63
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 9-2 b 8/10 Bravo One (17L) 14/1 63 -
10 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 12f Hc 8-11 8/12 So Long Spring (11½L) 20/1 68 -
17 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 12f 9-6 16/16 Ration My Passion (84L) 22/1 68 -
2 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 13f Hc 8-9 8/11 Brand New Cadillac (4L) 55/1 70 37
15 Oct 20 Vaa Vaal 8f 9-11 15/15 Whipping Boy (11L) 40/1 72 20
8 Jun 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-6 8/12 Oyster King (6L) 11/2 72 33
7
(1)
Opening Gambit silk
Opening Gambit
J: S Khumalo
T: S J Gray
Has won here in the past but generally modest form since maiden plate success at Vaal last February; upped to this distance in November when beaten a fair way (7l); hard enough to fancy
06770-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 62
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 9-2 b 7/10 Bravo One (16L) 12/1 62 -
5 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-12 b 11/15 Quattro Passi (6½L) 25/1 65 -
26 Sep 20 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-2 b 7/7 Copper Mountain (27L) 50/1 65 -
17 Sep 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-2 b 7/12 El Romiachi (3¾L) 33/1 69 33
10 Sep 20 Vaa Vaal 7f 9-11 b 6/10 Way Of The World (6L) 30/1 74 -
3 Sep 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-3 b 10/13 Prospector (12L) 30/1 74 29
8
(6)
Bartholomeus silk
Bartholomeus
J: N Klink
T: S Botha
Second of eight when sent off 14-1 here (1m) over Christmas; he has a shout
44812-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 60
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-1 b 2/8 Greek Fire (1½L) 14/1 58 48
2 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 b 1/10 Wylie The Great (½L) 40/1 57 -
24 Oct 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-1 b 8/14 Purple Panther (10L) 70/1 57 -
17 Sep 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 4/12 Funky Music (9¾L) 40/1 58 10
10 Sep 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 b 4/15 Custom Made (6½L) 30/1 58 -
25 Aug 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 b 9/11 My Kingdom (7¼L) 40/1 64 -
9
(4)
Plum Field silk
Plum Field
J: C Zackey
T: D Nieuwenhuizen
Has not been in the winners' enclosure for a while now but has won here; ran well (6-1) beaten a head in a stakes race (over 1m1f here) 30 days ago; if stepping up from most recent effort one to be interested in
58342-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-11
OR: 60
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-11 2/10 Bravo One (1L) 53/20 60 -
15 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 9f 8-6 2/14 Baymax (hd) 6/1 60 33
3 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-7 4/16 Veld Flower (2L) 13/2 60 44
24 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 9f 8-6 3/13 Piccadilly Square (½L) 11/2 61 22
21 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-10 b 8/13 Rabia The Rebel (5½L) 11/2 61 8
22 Oct 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-1 b 5/16 Kokeshi (2¾L) 11/2 62 60
10
(3)
Bravo One silk
Bravo One
J: C Maujean
T: D Sham
Not always shown an awful lot since winning a maiden plate at Vaal in August but has won here before; not beaten that far (just over 4l, went off 14-1) over Christmas (over 7f here)
70640-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 58
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-11 p 1/10 Plum Field (1L) 11/2 58 -
29 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-7 p 10/14 Hottentots Holland (4¼L) 14/1 60 52
22 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-11 p 4/12 Samurai Jack (2½L) 30/1 60 34
3 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-10 p 6/13 Indlamu (7¾L) 44/1 63 8
5 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-0 p 12/15 Quattro Passi (6¾L) 55/1 66 -
24 Sep 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-5 p 7/10 Ballon D'Or (7L) 33/1 68 30
11
(5)
Stupefy silk
Stupefy
J: R Munger
T: D Cason
Well held when eighth in a stakes race (over 6f here) last month; hard enough to fancy
05/78-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 58
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-11 10/10 Bravo One (23L) 25/1 58 -
22 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 6f 8-7 8/15 Crown Guardian (5½L) 75/1 58 34
16 Mar 20 Fla Flamingo Park 7f Hc 9-0 7/7 Spike Wells (31L) 18/1 65 -
2 Dec 19 Fla Flamingo Park 7f Hc 8-0 5/10 Carlburg (10½L) 14/1 69 5
11 Nov 19 Fla Flamingo Park 5f Hc 8-5 11/12 Concealed Secret (8¾L) 20/1 70 26
14 Oct 19 Fla Flamingo Park 5f Md 9-4 1/9 Give Me Dynamite () 30/1 - -
12
(10)
Private Ruler silk
Private Ruler
J: M Yeni
T: F Bronkhorst
Gone off the boil a bit recently; comfortably beaten finishing fourth over Christmas (over 1m here) on his second outing for this trainer; has shown signs of promise here and there and in the mix
69354-
Age: 7
Weight: 8-11
OR: 53
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-11 3/10 Bravo One (1½L) 13/2 53 -
24 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-3 4/8 Greek Fire (5¾L) 7/1 55 30
15 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-7 5/14 Stormy Winter (8L) 15/1 55 32
11 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-4 3/13 Royal Escapade (2½L) 30/1 54 25
29 Sep 20 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-7 9/12 In The Game (6¼L) 25/1 56 23
17 Sep 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-6 6/12 El Romiachi (3½L) 18/1 59 24
Verdict

The principals look evenly matched but the selection is PLUM FIELD. Bitter Wind is in with a shout, but does need to be forgiven a poor run last time, and Private Ruler and Bartholomeus are interesting runners who are not in the habit of winning.

Verdict silk image
Plum Field
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