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23 February 2021
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Next Vaal Racemeeting Thursday 25 February Maiden Plate(For all Maidens) Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 1m
Runners
15

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(11)
Irish Rain silk
Irish Rain
J: S Khumalo
T: A G Laird
83-20 chance when finishing fifth of ten in a maiden plate at Turffontein Standside 52 days ago; may be involved
082-5
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 72
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 5/13 Light Without (3½L) 33/10 72 -
2 Jan 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-4 5/10 Euro Cent (8½L) 83/20 75 -
17 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 2/15 Victor Lazlo (4½L) 30/1 - 45
24 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 8/13 Convexity (8L) 40/1 - 16
11 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-2 11/14 Eagle Alley (16L) 10/1 - -
2
(7)
Light Without silk
Light Without
J: G Lerena
T: S J Gray
Attempts to score at the 11th time of asking; finished ahead of two of these rivals here (1m2f) putting in a solid effort to finish fourth on Thursday; deserves respect
-59344
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 71
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 1/13 Nussply (½L) 21/4 71 -
18 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 10f MdHc 9-3 4/16 Orus Apollo (4L) 10/1 71 36
13 Feb 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 4/8 Major Winter (2¾L) 4/1 71 39
30 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 3/10 Governors Glory (3¾L) 20/1 66 17
26 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 9f 8-7 9/13 Pamushana's Pride (6L) 50/1 66 -
7 Jan 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-4 5/10 Keepingthepeace (11½L) 22/1 72 19
3
(6)
Prince Alf silk
Prince Alf
J: C Maujean
T: J J Van Vuuren
Creditable effort in third (beaten less than a length) over C&D (maiden plate) last month, the fourth franked form since; has a chance if in the same mood as when fourth four races back
5495-3
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 71
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 6/13 Light Without (4¾L) 7/1 71 -
30 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 3/7 Double Martini (¾L) 22/1 67 34
8 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-4 5/11 Stone Cold (9L) 11/1 72 -
7 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 9/12 Call Me Master (13L) 6/1 - 11
5 Sep 20 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 4/8 Malmoos (4L) 17/2 - 26
2 Aug 20 Tur Turffontein 5f Md 9-6 5/13 Vars Vicky (9¾L) 36/1 - 19
4
(5)
Star Effect silk
Star Effect
J: R Simons
T: D N Stenger
Not disgraced when second at 25-1 in a maiden plate last month here (1m½f); in the mix if reproducing most recent effort
/36-92
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 66
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 4/13 Light Without (3L) 12/1 66 -
21 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 2/8 Ushuaia (1L) 25/1 67 33
2 Jan 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 9/9 Rosso Meadow (61L) 40/1 67 -
17 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 6/15 Victor Lazlo (9L) 20/1 69 31
9 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 3/13 Tight Five (4¾L) 40/1 - 8
2 Nov 19 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 6/16 Hellofaride (13½L) 66/1 - 17
5
(4)
Nussply silk
Nussply
J: C Zackey
T: P A Peter
Comfortably beaten into fourth (Vaal Classic, this distance, maiden plate) last Tuesday; has run some good races at this course recently; a major contender
53-324
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 64
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 p 2/13 Light Without (½L) 8/1 64 -
16 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 p 4/10 Imperial Duke (5¾L) 9/2 64 33
30 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 p 2/10 Governors Glory (3½L) 17/2 64 20
19 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 p 3/14 Dawn Of A New Era (3¼L) 8/1 66 40
19 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 p 3/10 Silver Tycoon (8L) 13/2 66 42
3 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 p 5/13 Numberninetynine (1¾L) 30/1 57 27
6
(3)
Reggae Rocks silk
Reggae Rocks
J: P Mxoli 6
T: M N Houdalakis
Last of 11 in a maiden plate (over 1m2f here) 33 days ago
8007-0
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 64
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-1 b 12/13 Light Without (20L) 25/1 64 -
21 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-2 b 11/11 Leading Lad (23L) 40/1 68 -
27 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 b 7/10 Flying Carpet (10L) 75/1 68 -
5 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 11/18 Successful Secret (4¼L) 75/1 64 28
17 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 7f MdHc 8-4 13/15 Bold Jazz (13½L) 44/1 69 9
5 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 8/12 Indlamu (7L) 35/1 - -
7
(15)
Enrico Cecchetti silk
Enrico Cecchetti
J: P Strydom
T: M/a Azzie
Tenth beaten 11l in a maiden plate latest (dropped to 6f) in blinkers for the first time
4407-0
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 63
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 11/13 Light Without (19½L) 14/1 63 -
30 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 10/12 Battle Force (10½L) 22/1 66 1
14 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 7/11 Shah Akbar (11L) 66/1 71 -
5 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 10/12 Indlamu (11L) 18/1 75 -
3 Oct 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 4/10 Man Of Property (12L) 20/1 78 19
12 Sep 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-0 4/10 Back To Black (3¼L) 9/1 80 3
8
(1)
Light Warrior silk
Light Warrior
J: C F Dicken 3
T: C I Jonker
11th attempt to lose maiden tag; ran well (12-1) beaten three-quarters of a length in a maiden plate last month (C&D), form franked by the fourth; if stepping up from most recent effort needs to be respected
464-42
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 63
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-3 7/13 Light Without (5½L) 9/2 63 -
30 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-3 2/7 Double Martini (¾L) 12/1 63 36
19 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-3 4/14 Cleveland (3¼L) 12/1 58 26
17 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 4/15 Victor Lazlo (8L) 20/1 60 35
5 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-3 6/18 Successful Secret (3¼L) 30/1 55 31
17 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 7f MdHc 8-0 4/15 Bold Jazz (5¾L) 16/1 57 38
9
(13)
Captain Cupid silk
Captain Cupid
J: L J Ferraris
T: S J Gray
Long-term maiden (0-11) and he has struggled to find his best form recently; finished sixth dropped back to this distance (maiden plate) finishing 7l behind the winner at Turffontein Standside two weeks ago; has posted some fair efforts in defeat and looks a contender
40-096
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 59
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 10/13 Light Without (14L) 40/1 59 -
13 Feb 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 6/8 Major Winter (7¼L) 20/1 59 23
21 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-2 9/11 Leading Lad (15L) 60/1 67 -
12 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 10f 8-7 b 10/11 Liverpool Legend (12L) 33/1 70 -
31 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-4 b 10/10 Romeo's Magic (24L) 22/1 72 -
17 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-2 b 4/12 Pamushana's Pride (3L) 55/1 60 -
10
(9)
Ramoan silk
Ramoan
J: M Yeni
T: S J Gray
Towards the rear of 16 on Thursday on his debut for new trainer here over 1m2f; looks vulnerable
0880-0
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 58
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 9/13 Light Without (8L) 40/1 58 -
18 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 10f MdHc 8-5 b 14/16 Orus Apollo (16L) 100/1 58 -
9 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-0 b 14/16 Trooper (29L) 50/1 66 -
29 Oct 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 b 8/11 Have A Go Jo (8½L) 66/1 61 22
15 Oct 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 b 8/13 Harlequin Jack (7½L) 75/1 40 -
22 Sep 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-2 b 10/11 Bangor Night (18L) 100/1 40 -
11
(8)
Westminster silk
Westminster
J: J R Syster 3
T: M/a Azzie
Finished sixth, beaten 13l, in a maiden plate three weeks ago (Vaal Classic); far from solid
9-06
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 56
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-3 6/11 Suited Connector (13L) 50/1 - -
16 Jan 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-4 b 10/10 Lear Jet (59L) 36/1 - -
2 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-4 9/10 Master Uletide (13L) 22/1 - -
12
(12)
Sitting Bull silk
Sitting Bull
J: J Solomons 6
T: S J Gray
Towards the rear of 16 upped to 1m2f on Thursday; 17th attempt to lose maiden tag
68-970
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 55
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-3 b 3/13 Light Without (2¾L) 66/1 55 -
18 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 10f MdHc 8-3 b 15/16 Orus Apollo (16½L) 50/1 55 -
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-7 b 7/11 Swiss Bank (7L) 40/1 59 -
7 Jan 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-4 b 9/10 Keepingthepeace (22L) 44/1 59 -
7 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 b 8/12 Call Me Master (12½L) 100/1 59 13
22 Oct 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-4 b 6/10 Voyeur (10L) 70/1 52 8
13
(14)
Infinite Wonder silk
Infinite Wonder
J: R Munger
T: A B Fortune
Newcomers from this yard regularly hit the target; dam had winning form; can only be watched this early in his career
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
14
(10)
Understated silk
Understated
J: L Hewitson
T: S G Tarry
15-2 chance when finishing seventh of 14 on his debut sporting blinkers here
7
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 8/13 Light Without (5¾L) 8/1 - -
19 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 b 7/14 Cleveland (8¾L) 15/2 - 5
15
(2)
Tender Force silk
Tender Force
J: N Klink
T: S Botha
Well held when seventh in a maiden plate at Turffontein Inside two weeks ago; she is the only filly here; faces a stiff task
07
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-0 13/13 Light Without (36L) 70/1 - -
11 Feb 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-0 7/9 Largo Bay (13½L) 75/1 - -
21 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 13/13 Aberdare (15½L) 55/1 - -
Verdict

NUSSPLY is hard to look beyond. He should be forgiven a poor latest run. Prince Alf is respected while Light Without has seen his limitations exposed, and Irish Rain is an interesting runner although the long losing run is a concern.

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Nussply
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