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Play Soccer 6, 10 And 13 Mr 104 Handicap(Open) Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 1m 1f
Runners
6

Type
Flat

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(5)
Cornish Pomodoro silk
Cornish Pomodoro
J: L Hewitson
T: S G Tarry
Gained narrow success in a progress plate here last Thursday; makes handicap debut; ought to be competitive
-25421
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 104
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-6 b 6/6 Sell High (5L) 33/10 104 37
1 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-2 b 1/6 Dr Doolittle (¾L) 13/20 104 61
13 Mar 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-3 b 2/10 Savannah Storm (¾L) 7/1 102 93
20 Feb 21 Tur Turffontein 9f 8-7 b 4/10 Jet Start (4½L) 12/1 102 74
30 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-7 b 5/9 Whorly Whorly (5¼L) 4/1 102 35
7 Jan 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 2/4 Ballet Shoes (¾L) 23/20 102 70
2
(2)
Johnny Hero silk
Johnny Hero
J: M V'Rensburg
T: T Zackey
Upped to 1m2f in a handicap when 19-4 fourth of seven last month, just over 3l behind Nimcha; has winning form at this course; others have more pressing claims despite this looking a little easier than last time
12-414
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 99
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-1 3/6 Sell High (snk) 11/2 99 50
16 Mar 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-9 4/7 Nimcha (3L) 19/4 99 60
9 Mar 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-5 1/8 Bartholdi (1¼L) 17/2 93 79
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-8 4/8 Putontheredlight (2L) 15/2 93 60
23 Jul 20 Tur Turffontein 10f 8-3 2/10 American Indian (1¼L) 13/2 96 69
2 Jul 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-6 1/10 Christopher Robin (hd) 17/2 92 67
3
(6)
Nimcha silk
Nimcha
J: G Lerena
T: G M Alexander
Course regular who has won three times here; not fancied in the betting when winning by 1l in a handicap latest here, obliging off career-high rating with Sell High and Johnny Hero behind
113-71
Age: 5
Weight: 9-1
OR: 99
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-1 b 4/6 Sell High (¼L) 10/1 99 49
16 Mar 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-3 b 1/7 Our Coys (1L) 16/1 93 64
13 Feb 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-3 b 7/8 Sell High (14L) 10/1 93 26
26 Dec 20 Gre Greyville 11f 8-12 b 3/12 Blackball (4L) 21/4 93 98
26 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-12 b 1/8 Nebraas (1¼L) 11/2 89 52
5 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-3 b 1/11 Sell High () 33/1 85 -
4
(1)
Sell High silk
Sell High
J: P Strydom
T: D Sham
A course winner; solid effort in a handicap latest here (1m2f), behind the reopposing Nimcha
5-1213
Age: 5
Weight: 8-9
OR: 94
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-9 1/6 Don't Look Back (shd) 4/1 94 44
16 Mar 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-4 3/7 Nimcha (3L) 33/10 94 55
13 Feb 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-12 1/8 Tyrus Express () 4/1 89 72
26 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 9f 9-6 2/11 Apollo Robbins (nk) 11/2 89 -
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-5 1/9 Cash Time (¾L) 10/1 86 58
31 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-5 5/11 Shah Akbar (10L) 11/1 86 61
5
(4)
Don't Look Back silk
Don't Look Back
J: S Khumalo
T: S J Gray
Solid performance in defeat when favourite running in a Listed handicap race for the first time at Turffontein Standside last month, the fourth franked form since; has won here before; ought to be on the premises now down in grade
-11113
Age: 5
Weight: 8-5
OR: 90
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-5 b 2/6 Sell High (shd) 22/10 90 40
6 Mar 21 Tur Turffontein 12f Hc 8-6 b 3/12 Chitengo (2L) 33/10 90 -
25 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 12f 9-2 b 1/13 Master And Man (1L) 14/10 84 62
16 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 12f Hc 8-11 b 1/8 Cash Time (2¾L) 37/20 78 -
4 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-0 b 1/11 Cash Time (nk) 67/20 74 54
12 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 10f 9-6 b 1/13 Fsquadron (1¼L) 13/1 70 56
6
(3)
Apollo Robbins silk
Apollo Robbins
J: W Kennedy
T: F P Habib
Has won here; stepped up to 1m4f latest (Vaal Classic) when seventh of 11 (13-2); others more appealing
0-7147
Age: 4
Weight: 8-3
OR: 85
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-3 5/6 Sell High (¾L) 15/2 85 35
9 Mar 21 Vaa Vaal 12f 9-6 7/11 Captain Chorus (3¾L) 13/2 85 -
13 Feb 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-8 4/8 Sell High (3¼L) 9/2 85 56
26 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 9f 8-11 1/11 Sell High (nk) 7/1 81 -
12 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-3 7/9 Stormy Winter (9¾L) 50/1 81 38
14 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-3 11/11 Second Base (18L) 14/1 81 -
Verdict

CORNISH POMODORO sets the standard. He sets the form standard after coming home in front last time and has won at this track. However, this looks like a trappy affair; Don't Look Back is likely to attract market support, and Sell High is capable of running well.

Verdict silk image
Cornish Pomodoro
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