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14 October 2021
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Welcome To The Vaal Maiden Handicap (f & M)(For Maiden F & M with 3 or more runs) Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 7f 110y
Runners
9

Type
Flat

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(2)
Gilda Gray silk
Gilda Gray
J: S Khumalo
T: S J Gray
Third, beaten less than a length, when second favourite here over 7f four weeks ago; making handicap debut; was an encouraging runner-up three races ago and if in the same mood one to take seriously
533253
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 76
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f MdHc 9-6 1/9 Red Hot (¾L) 5/2 76 -
16 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 3/7 English Primrose (1L) 4/3 74 -
24 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 5/6 Lilliana (5¼L) 25/7 74 -
19 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 2/8 Indigo Winter (½L) 10/3 74 37
29 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-0 3/9 Look Yourself (2½L) 25/4 - 38
22 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 3/8 Maboneng (2¼L) 50/3 - 7
2
(1)
Fort Snow silk
Fort Snow
J: M Yeni
T: P F Matchett
25-1 chance when finishing seventh of eight and dropped down to 7f (Turffontein Inside) last month; first go at a handicap; has posted some fair efforts in defeat and should not be far away
532257
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 61
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f MdHc 9-6 b 6/9 Gilda Gray (5L) 50/7 61 -
25 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 8-10 7/8 Lion Of The Desert (13½L) 25/1 63 -
31 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 5/6 Princess Kesh (9L) 10/3 65 58
15 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 2/7 Willow Lane (2L) 25/11 67 11
27 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 2/7 Dancing Arabian (2¼L) 5/2 68 32
26 Jun 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 3/8 Vertigo Again (1½L) 100/7 66 42
3
(3)
Pink Legacy silk
Pink Legacy
J: C Zackey
T: M F De Kock
Finished fifth dropped to 6f when beaten 4½l here last month; now handicapping; big chance as has shown signs of promise
265
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 72
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f MdHc 9-2 4/9 Gilda Gray (1½L) 20/11 72 -
28 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-2 5/10 Escape Artist (4½L) 91/20 - 26
1 Jun 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 6/7 Lollapalooza (4¼L) 33/19 - -
6 May 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 2/11 Look Yourself (2L) 25/7 - 20
4
(6)
Red Hot silk
Red Hot
J: R Munger
T: A B Fortune
Tenth attempt to get off the mark; solid effort last month (over 6f here); making handicap debut; has to be taken seriously as has shown signs of promise
246284
Age: 3
Weight: 8-11
OR: 68
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f MdHc 8-11 p 2/9 Gilda Gray (¾L) 25/3 68 -
28 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-2 4/10 Escape Artist (1½L) 100/7 68 37
9 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-0 8/12 Kiawah (6½L) 25/7 72 -
28 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-0 2/10 Almalfi Coast (1¾L) 50/7 77 19
19 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 6/8 Indigo Winter (9½L) 10/3 79 4
9 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-0 4/9 Just Fabulous (3L) 10/1 70 24
5
(5)
Covermeinsunshine silk
Covermeinsunshine
J: D Schwarz
T: C Spies
Yet to win, defeats are stacking up; tried in blinkers (Turffontein Inside) on Saturday finishing 8l behind the winner (dropped back to 6f); first run in a handicap
633543
Age: 3
Weight: 8-9
OR: 66
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f MdHc 8-9 b 2/9 Gilda Gray (¾L) 4/1 66 -
9 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-4 b 3/7 Capri Gold (7¾L) 50/7 66 5
21 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 4/7 Global Louise (13½L) 5/2 69 -
11 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-0 5/8 Mike's Chick (14L) 25/3 70 -
2 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-0 3/7 Sister Light (5L) 10/1 72 13
31 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-0 3/7 Flinders Range (2¾L) 5/1 75 44
6
(4)
Axiom silk
Axiom
J: N Klink
T: B Webber
Well beaten when eighth in first-time blinkers at Turffontein Inside last month; first go at a handicap; hard to assess on handicap bow; passed over
9068
Age: 4
Weight: 8-7
OR: 49
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f MdHc 8-7 b 9/9 Gilda Gray (24L) 50/1 49 -
23 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 b 8/9 Pick A Lily (18½L) 25/1 51 -
9 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 6/12 Kiawah (6¼L) 40/1 - -
28 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 10/10 Almalfi Coast (23L) 50/1 - -
19 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-1 9/10 Wings Of Nike (10½L) 200/3 - -
7
(9)
Honey Bunny silk
Honey Bunny
J: C Maujean
T: D Sham
Comfortably beaten into seventh in a fillies handicap at Turffontein Inside last month; this just her second run in a handicap and dropping in the ratings; has a reasonable shout
0657
Age: 3
Weight: 8-5
OR: 62
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f MdHc 8-5 8/9 Gilda Gray (13L) 50/1 62 -
23 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 8f MdHc 8-4 7/8 Two Fools Collide (13L) 10/1 65 -
9 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-0 5/12 Kiawah (4¼L) 100/7 - -
3 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 8-11 6/8 Zulu War Cry (7½L) 100/3 - -
22 Jun 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-0 13/14 Hey Gorgeous (15L) 50/1 - -
8
(8)
Sky View silk
Sky View
J: J R Syster
T: B Webber
First-time blinkers no help (Turffontein Inside) when unable to land a blow in fourth at the weekend and dropped back to 6f; long-term maiden (0-18); headgear now discarded; not hard to turn elsewhere
772974
Age: 4
Weight: 8-4
OR: 46
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f MdHc 8-4 7/9 Gilda Gray (5½L) 50/1 46 -
9 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 b 4/7 Capri Gold (11L) 25/1 46 -
30 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-1 7/9 Bold Decision (17L) 75/1 46 -
9 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 9/12 Kiawah (8L) 20/1 46 -
24 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 7f MdHc 8-3 2/6 Rapid Charge (hd) 100/3 40 -
15 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 7/7 Willow Lane (15L) 40/1 43 -
9
(7)
The Legendary Lady silk
The Legendary Lady
J: M H Zuma 9
T: C J Lensley
Well beaten when eighth last month upped to 1m; makes handicap debut; needs to leave previous runs behind; looks an unlikely winner
098678
Age: 4
Weight: 8-4
OR: 46
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f MdHc 7-9 b 5/9 Gilda Gray (4¼L) 200/3 46 -
30 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-3 b 8/9 Bold Decision (18L) 75/1 49 -
31 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 b 7/9 Abalus (9½L) 50/1 51 21
5 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-3 b 6/11 Faeezahs Princess (5L) 100/1 48 34
20 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 8/10 Gal Gadot (13½L) 200/3 - -
6 Feb 21 Ken Kenilworth 7f Md 9-6 9/10 A Moment Apart (24L) 55/1 - -
Verdict

It could be worth forgiving Honey Bunny a poor run last time but PINK LEGACY should find this very winnable. Gilda Gray is lining up on the back of some good runs, and Red Hot has seen her limitations exposed.

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Pink Legacy
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