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23 February 2021
Tuesday 23rd February

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Play Soccer 6, 10 And 13 Mr 76 Handicap(Open) Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 5f
Runners
12

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(7)
Ice Eater silk
Ice Eater
J: C F Dicken 3
T: C I Jonker
A long time since he saw any reward for his efforts but has won here; missed out by three-quarters of a length sent off 7-1 in a handicap at Vaal Classic 21 days ago; chance if replicating most recent run
902-22
Age: 5
Weight: 9-7
OR: 77
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 9-7 b 3/10 Stormy Seas (½L) 7/2 77 -
2 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 9-2 b 2/11 Galactic Warrior (¾L) 7/1 77 71
12 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 9-0 b 2/10 Godswood (2¾L) 17/2 77 59
24 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 9-0 b 2/9 Valyrian King (5¼L) 35/1 77 45
5 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-7 b 11/15 Rock Of Africa (10½L) 80/1 79 21
19 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-9 b 9/15 Holy Man (4½L) 30/1 81 43
2
(9)
Ilha Da Varlette silk
Ilha Da Varlette
J: S Brown
T: D Nieuwenhuizen
All her winning form has come at or around this trip but a long time since her last success; comfortably beaten into seventh here over 5½f last month; the assessor relents a little
7970-7
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 76
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 9-6 7/10 Stormy Seas (3½L) 44/1 76 -
19 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 9-4 7/9 May Queen (6L) 25/1 78 -
22 Sep 20 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 8-6 13/13 Sheer Talent (11½L) 45/1 82 -
3 Sep 20 Tur Turffontein 5f Hc 8-11 7/7 Galactic Warrior (5½L) 33/1 86 49
20 Aug 20 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 9-5 9/9 Sheer Talent (10½L) 44/1 91 26
14 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 9-8 7/10 Isphan (9L) 22/1 96 25
3
(5)
Saviour silk
Saviour
J: W Kennedy
T: C Dawson
Finished towards the rear of 15 beaten 13l (handicap) in December here
82140-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 76
Days: 80
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-7 b 14/15 Rock Of Africa (13½L) 15/2 76 8
19 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-7 b 4/15 Holy Man (2¾L) 12/1 76 46
24 Oct 20 Tur Turffontein 5f Hc 8-12 b 1/11 Captain Morisco (nk) 9/1 73 64
29 Sep 20 Vaa Vaal 6f 9-11 b 2/11 Rise As One (shd) 16/1 73 69
6 Aug 20 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 8-10 b 8/13 Lord Grantham (4¼L) 15/1 73 45
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 b 1/13 Marengo (1¾L) 11/1 58 44
4
(4)
Ramchandani Road silk
Ramchandani Road
J: C Bantam
T: C Binda
Last of 12 at Turffontein Inside four months ago; returns from break; not an obvious one
41360-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-5
OR: 81
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 9-5 8/10 Stormy Seas (4½L) 28/1 81 -
24 Oct 20 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-11 12/12 Fire And Ice (23L) 25/1 84 -
8 Oct 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-9 6/9 After Hours (7L) 17/2 86 -
12 Jul 20 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 3/10 Nourbese (3¼L) 15/1 - 27
27 Jun 20 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 1/12 Eyes On Tiger (hd) 11/1 - 55
18 Jun 20 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-0 4/11 Golden Duke (3L) 10/1 - 38
5
(10)
Stormy Seas silk
Stormy Seas
J: R Simons
T: R R Magner
Got the job done in a maiden plate by a short head (over this trip, Turffontein Standside) latest to break his duck; first attempt at a handicap; is of interest
2646-1
Age: 3
Weight: 9-3
OR: 79
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 9-3 b 1/10 Alex The Great (nk) 8/1 79 -
7 Jan 21 Tur Turffontein 5f Md 9-6 b 1/7 Mezuzah (shd) 15/2 75 58
27 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 5f Md 9-6 b 6/9 Liquid (3L) 10/1 78 43
26 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 b 4/10 Mars Rover (1½L) 63/20 79 42
29 Oct 20 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-4 b 6/15 Aneksi (3L) 14/10 80 48
10 Aug 20 Tur Turffontein 5f Md 9-2 b 2/9 Marengo (1½L) 18/10 80 54
6
(3)
Lagertha silk
Lagertha
J: C Murray
T: M F De Kock
Beaten narrowly at 73-20 here over 6f last month (form has been franked); off a higher mark but running in a handicap for only the second time; if stepping up from most recent effort must be in the mix
432-42
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 68
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 8-11 b 6/10 Stormy Seas (2¼L) 33/10 68 -
19 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 9-1 b 2/14 Emerald Crest (½L) 73/20 67 55
5 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 5f 9-3 b 4/14 Lord Grantham (½L) 21/4 69 40
15 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-1 b 2/9 Godswood (2½L) 7/4 70 46
3 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 3/14 Perfect Angel (3L) 57/20 71 13
17 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 4/16 Birdwatcher (5L) 47/20 72 33
7
(6)
Ramsay silk
Ramsay
J: C Habib
T: G J Maroun
Not beaten too far at 11-1 when fourth of 15 on Thursday here over 6f
04-614
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
OR: 67
Days: 5
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 6f 8-12 4/15 Fantasy Flower (4¼L) 11/1 67 42
26 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 5f 8-8 1/14 Florence (1L) 25/1 61 58
5 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 5f 8-10 6/14 Lord Grantham (3½L) 28/1 64 28
12 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 5f Hc 8-3 4/9 Touch Of Fate (2¾L) 40/1 64 53
3 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 5f 9-2 14/15 Gang Leader (8¾L) 50/1 64 20
30 Sep 20 Gre Greyville 5f Md 8-11 1/9 Sergeant York (½L) 12/1 63 48
8
(8)
Jam Fancy silk
Jam Fancy
J: R Munger
T: A B Fortune
Decent effort when a close third here 33 days ago; opened account (this trip, Vaal Classic, fillies maiden plate) 19 days ago, getting the job done by 1½l; first go in a handicap; is not ruled out
99-231
Age: 3
Weight: 8-9
OR: 72
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 8-9 4/10 Stormy Seas (1L) 10/1 72 -
4 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 1/11 Sky Kingdom (1½L) 6/5 70 41
21 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 3/13 Queen Jay (1¼L) 47/20 70 38
7 Jan 21 Tur Turffontein 5f Md 9-6 2/14 Theatre Of Dreams (nk) 30/1 - 45
12 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 9/10 Dunyaa (16½L) 25/1 - -
26 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-1 9/10 Mars Rover (5L) 33/4 - 26
9
(2)
Arran silk
Arran
J: P Mxoli 6
T: G J Maroun
Claimed a first CD win last month when successful by a head; first go at a handicap
478-01
Age: 4
Weight: 8-9
OR: 66
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 8-9 b 10/10 Stormy Seas (8L) 28/1 66 -
21 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 b 1/11 Grappler (hd) 20/1 61 44
5 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 5f 8-12 b 13/14 Lord Grantham (7½L) 75/1 65 13
19 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-1 8/10 Silver Tycoon (18L) 40/1 66 6
12 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 b 7/11 Red Gold Moon (9L) 12/1 66 -
9 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 b 4/15 Panama Kid (2¼L) 25/1 65 40
10
(1)
Iron Mike silk
Iron Mike
J: J Solomons 6
T: S M Naidoo
Well beaten 11th in November (over 6f here); this represents a step up in class so looks risky
81760-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-5
OR: 62
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 8-5 b 9/10 Stormy Seas (5¾L) 12/1 62 -
19 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-8 b 11/15 Crown Guardian (6½L) 55/1 66 15
26 Sep 20 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-11 b 6/7 Copper Mountain (15L) 33/1 70 7
12 Sep 20 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 8-9 b 7/11 Written In Stone (5¼L) 10/1 70 39
16 Jul 20 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 b 1/12 Curious (hd) 19/4 70 38
14 Jun 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 p 8/12 Dogliotti (6¼L) 44/1 72 28
11
(11)
Alex The Great silk
Alex The Great
J: J R Syster 3
T: R R Magner
Didn't live up to market expectations at 4-1 over this distance (stakes race) at Vaal Classic latest; decent effort when a close second here last month and has won here in the past; unlikely to trouble the principals
904-26
Age: 6
Weight: 8-4
OR: 61
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 8-4 b 2/10 Stormy Seas (nk) 2/1 61 -
26 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 5f 8-8 b 6/14 Ramsay (3¾L) 4/1 62 44
5 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 5f 8-8 b 2/14 Lord Grantham (shd) 6/1 62 39
3 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 5f 8-11 b 4/15 Gang Leader (1L) 22/1 62 45
26 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 7-8 b 10/14 Mind Reader (4½L) 11/1 62 30
5 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 5f 9-8 b 9/10 Slalom Queen (11L) 80/1 62 -
12
(12)
Forbe's Quarry silk
Forbe's Quarry
J: N Klink
T: S Botha
Finished towards the rear of 14 beaten 9l last month at Vaal Classic; has won here before; can't go on the shortlist
8100-0
Age: 4
Weight: 8-3
OR: 50
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 8-3 b 5/10 Stormy Seas (1¾L) 50/1 50 -
26 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 7f 8-1 b 12/14 Evening Rise (9L) 30/1 55 -
29 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-4 b 10/13 Soul Connection (3¾L) 25/1 60 42
19 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-4 b 10/15 Crown Guardian (4L) 36/1 60 20
9 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 1/13 Successful Secret (1¾L) 13/2 57 38
2 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-1 b 8/10 Master Uletide (13L) 22/1 58 -
Verdict

LAGERTHA is the recommendation. She has seen the form of her latest run well advertised. Ice Eater is likely to be popular with punters.

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Lagertha
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