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6 May 2021
Thursday 6th May

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  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 1m
Runners
11

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(1)
Castle Corner silk
Castle Corner
J: D De Gouveia
T: S T Pettigrew
Finished runner-up dropped back to 7f last month (Vaal Classic); should have every chance if backing up last run
223-82
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 78
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 7f MdHc 9-6 b 2/11 Trying Times (2L) 91/20 78 -
2 Jan 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-2 b 8/9 Rosso Meadow (11L) 33/10 82 24
17 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-2 3/12 Pamushana's Pride (2¾L) 4/5 84 -
28 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 2/10 Nartjie (3½L) 14/10 85 33
7 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 b 2/12 Call Me Master (3L) 19/20 86 47
24 Oct 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-2 b 2/14 Purple Panther (nk) 16/10 86 15
2
(8)
Flying Bull silk
Flying Bull
J: G Lerena
T: P A Peter
Beaten into second when 6-5 (maiden plate) two months ago at Vaal Classic; has to be high on list
542
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 73
Days: 68
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 2/6 Burning Ice (2L) 6/5 - -
20 Feb 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 4/8 Countfonic Legacy (2¼L) 9/2 - 17
21 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 5/14 Inherit The Rain (8L) 7/1 - 26
3
(4)
Curfew silk
Curfew
J: S Khumalo
T: S J Gray
Respectable fifth in a maiden plate over C&D last month; long-standing maiden; cannot be ignored as has shown signs of promise
30-665
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 65
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Apr 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 b 5/8 Rainy Season (1½L) 10/1 65 38
14 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 b 6/13 Only Him (3¼L) 25/1 70 33
28 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 b 6/10 Officer (8¼L) 29/4 77 -
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
4
(3)
Enigma Code silk
Enigma Code
J: C Zackey
T: D Sham
Gone nine races without a win; well beaten behind the runner-up, Castle Corner, (Vaal Classic) when beaten a fair way (7l, dropped back to 7f) 14 days ago; might have a say if in the same mood as when second four races back
832487
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 65
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 7f MdHc 8-10 7/11 Trying Times (7L) 25/1 69 -
10 Apr 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 8/12 Ball Rolling (8L) 9/1 72 22
27 Mar 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 4/13 Infinite Wonder (4½L) 19/4 74 16
11 Mar 21 Tur Turffontein 8f MdHc 9-6 2/12 Blue Spark (hd) 9/1 72 40
13 Feb 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 3/8 Major Winter (2¼L) 14/1 66 41
30 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 8/10 Governors Glory (17½L) 20/1 69 -
5
(7)
Hey Bennie silk
Hey Bennie
J: M Yeni
T: S J Gray
Third in course maiden plate, 7l off winner with On The Warpath just behind last week; a likely player
0/78-3
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 58
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Apr 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 3/10 West Coast Lover (7L) 25/4 58 25
21 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 8/12 Reunion (16½L) 25/1 - 45
17 Oct 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 7/12 Quattro Passi (5½L) 28/1 - 35
30 Nov 19 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-2 14/15 Mohican (16L) 66/1 - 7
6
(9)
Jackhammer silk
Jackhammer
J: W Marwing
T: W H Marwing
Well beaten when sixth in first-time blinkers in a maiden plate at Vaal Classic in March when beaten 9l; blinkers been left off; makes his debut for new trainer; far from solid
00-866
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 58
Days: 65
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Mar 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 6/9 Eskimo Pie (8½L) 8/1 62 21
16 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 6/10 Imperial Duke (7½L) 33/1 56 26
30 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 8/12 Battle Force (10L) 44/1 - 3
24 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 10/13 Convexity (11L) 70/1 - 6
31 Oct 20 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-3 13/15 Paisley Park (16L) 60/1 - -
7
(6)
Hagrid silk
Hagrid
J: C Habib
T: A Nassif
Upped to 1m2f last month when beaten 21l into last; still seeking a first success after nine starts; not a betting proposition
090-60
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 43
Days: 16
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Apr 21 Tur Turffontein 10f MdHc 8-4 14/14 Sergei (21L) 125/1 53 -
18 Jan 21 Gre Greyville 9f Md 8-9 6/10 Linnbara (12½L) 15/1 58 -
24 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 10f MdHc 7-13 10/12 Wild Heritage (24L) 66/1 62 -
29 Oct 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 9/11 Have A Go Jo (10½L) 66/1 62 15
22 Sep 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-0 b 11/11 Bingwa (33L) 50/1 68 -
30 Aug 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-0 10/11 Elusive Swann (21L) 28/1 71 -
8
(5)
Charge Down silk
Charge Down
J: L J Ferraris
T: C Dawson
Dam was a race winner; first competitive racecourse experience; others look more obvious on paper; best watched unless the market says otherwise
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
9
(11)
Global Player silk
Global Player
J: W Kennedy
T: P A Peter
Went down by a head sent off 4-1 in a maiden plate (at Vaal over this trip) latest, the fourth franked form since; must go on the shortlist
72
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 2/13 Sitting Bull (hd) 4/1 - 17
16 Mar 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 7/12 Qunetra (9¼L) 13/1 - 26
10
(10)
Willow's Wish silk
Willow's Wish
J: L Hewitson
T: S G Tarry
Didn't offer much on his debut at 16-1 at Turffontein Standside
4
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Apr 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 4/11 Freed From Desire (7L) 16/1 - 27
11
(2)
On The Warpath silk
On The Warpath
J: J R Syster 3
T: G J Maroun
Could not manage better than fifth in a maiden plate here last month; receives age allowance; steps into the unknown over new trip and may have to settle for supporting role at best
9895
Age: 2
Weight: 8-11
OR: -
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Apr 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 8-11 5/10 West Coast Lover (8½L) 100/3 - 14
17 Apr 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-0 9/15 Pino Silvestre (9½L) 66/1 - 3
3 Apr 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-3 8/10 Winter With Jo (11L) 80/1 - -
27 Mar 21 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-0 9/9 Under Your Spell (23L) 45/1 - -
Verdict

It could be worth forgiving Enigma Code a poor run last time out but CASTLE CORNER is a firm tip. Flying Bull should be on the shortlist, and Global Player is one to be interested in.

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Castle Corner
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