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Highveld Racing.co.za Middle Stakes(For horses with nett rating of 92 and below) Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 7f
Runners
10

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(2)
Rock The Globe silk
Rock The Globe
J: C Zackey
T: S G Tarry
No impression when ninth (Greyville) running over this trip in July; has winning form at this course but on a losing run; back from a layoff; opposable
352239
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 89
Days: 123
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 Jul 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 9-2 b 9/10 Ralph The Rascal (7¼L) 25/1 89 50
26 Jun 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-4 b 3/6 Putontheredlight (2¾L) 91/20 89 74
10 Jun 21 Vaa Vaal 7f 9-6 b 2/8 Forever Mine (1L) 10/1 89 -
17 Apr 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-0 b 2/10 Johnny Hero (1¾L) 4/1 89 65
3 Apr 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 8-11 b 5/11 Battle Force (7¾L) 17/2 91 45
9 Mar 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-0 b 3/8 Johnny Hero (3L) 12/1 91 66
2
(3)
Theory Of Flight silk
Theory Of Flight
J: S Khumalo
T: B/Y Botes / Vosloo
Not beaten too far at 10-1 when sixth of ten at Turffontein Inside five weeks ago; capable of making an impact
045126
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 89
Days: 33
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-6 6/10 Eskimo Pie (3¾L) 10/1 89 37
11 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-6 2/7 Cleveland (nk) 2/1 88 71
26 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-7 1/5 Singfonico () 5/1 81 69
9 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 5f Hc 8-9 5/7 Kwite A Trip (4L) 50/3 84 55
24 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 8-11 4/6 Bowie (3L) 200/3 86 49
8 May 21 Ken Kenilworth 7f Hc 9-4 11/11 Bereave (74L) 25/1 86 -
3
(7)
Bowie silk
Bowie
J: J Solomons 3
T: S G Tarry
Yet to win over 7f but has winning form at this course; solid effort when beaten 1½l to finish runner-up in a stakes race last month at Turffontein Inside
214352
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 88
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-6 b 2/7 Sea Virescent (1½L) 100/33 88 -
25 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 8-11 b 5/8 Prince Of Fire (4L) 25/3 89 63
4 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 3/6 Safe Passage (3½L) 5/1 89 77
29 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-3 b 4/5 Riverstown (3¾L) 100/33 87 55
24 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 8-12 b 1/6 Tuscan Winter (shd) 5/2 87 61
6 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-1 2/7 Foreign Field (shd) 10/13 87 58
4
(9)
Ballon D'Or silk
Ballon D'Or
J: G Lerena
T: D Sham
Soundly beaten when seventh at Turffontein Inside last Thursday on his first start for this trainer; winner two starts ago and one to be interested in
423617
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 87
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-11 b 7/8 Eskimo Pie (5¾L) 25/2 87 48
28 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-2 b 1/6 Back To Black (¾L) 25/11 84 60
7 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-11 b 6/7 Captain Hindsight (3¼L) 2/1 84 60
6 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-0 b 3/9 Sea Ways (nk) 91/20 83 58
14 Jun 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-6 b 2/8 The Contractor (shd) 10/3 81 70
6 May 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-12 4/11 Royal Wulff (1½L) 25/1 81 63
5
(8)
In Cahoots silk
In Cahoots
J: C Habib
T: S G Tarry
Well behind Bowie (second) in a stakes race 26 days ago when beaten 9l at Turffontein Inside; on a lengthy losing run and yet to win over 7f; unlikely to trouble the principals
-42276
Age: 6
Weight: 9-2
OR: 87
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-6 6/7 Sea Virescent (9½L) 25/1 90 -
4 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 9-4 7/8 Godswood (9½L) 100/3 90 20
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-8 2/8 Putontheredlight (1½L) 5/1 93 62
28 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-3 2/6 Vars Vicky (2L) 12/1 93 -
23 Jan 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 9-3 4/10 Risk Taker (4L) 28/1 93 55
29 Oct 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-4 7/14 Whorly Whorly (9½L) 11/1 94 15
6
(6)
Rock Of Africa silk
Rock Of Africa
J: D De Gouveia
T: E Verdonese
Was thereabouts (third of nine, 50-3) over C&D latest; has scored over course and distance but on a long losing run
762253
Age: 8
Weight: 9-2
OR: 87
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-6 b 3/9 Captain Hindsight (2¼L) 50/3 87 42
9 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-2 b 5/10 Val D'Orcia (2L) 100/3 87 52
7 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-1 b 2/7 Captain Hindsight (nk) 5/1 87 73
6 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-2 b 2/9 Sea Ways (shd) 20/1 85 60
10 Jun 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 9-4 b 6/10 Full Velocity (4¼L) 100/7 86 60
13 May 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-11 b 7/9 The Contractor (3½L) 50/1 88 -
7
(10)
Nordic Rebel silk
Nordic Rebel
J: R A Venniker 6
T: E Verdonese
Not beaten too far at 100-3 when fifth of ten five weeks ago (Turffontein Inside); form boosted by the first and third going in since; has not been in the winners' enclosure for a while now
344365
Age: 8
Weight: 9-2
OR: 84
Days: 33
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-5 5/10 Eskimo Pie (3¼L) 100/3 87 38
22 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-4 6/7 Foreign Field (2¾L) 25/1 88 31
7 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-3 3/7 Captain Hindsight (1L) 100/13 89 72
22 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-7 4/10 Oyster King (1L) 50/7 89 42
6 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-6 4/9 Sea Ways (1¾L) 17/2 89 57
14 Jun 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-1 3/8 The Contractor (1L) 5/1 89 72
8
(1)
Noble Striker silk
Noble Striker
J: R Munger
T: C Spies
Was on the premises (second, beaten 1l) 35 days ago (Vaal Classic), form franked by the third
055212
Age: 3
Weight: 8-7
OR: 89
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-0 2/8 Lion Of The Desert (1L) 25/11 87 93
30 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-8 1/8 Flying Grace (1¾L) 91/20 83 -
25 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-2 2/7 City By The Sea (2¼L) 10/1 83 -
27 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 6f 9-6 5/10 Money Fighter (2½L) 25/2 83 49
10 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-4 5/7 Rain In Holland (8¼L) 50/3 - 44
12 Jun 21 Gre Greyville 7f 9-2 11/11 Cosmic Highway (8L) 100/1 - 39
9
(4)
Sweet And Spicy silk
Sweet And Spicy
J: X Jacobs 6
T: S T Pettigrew
No impression when eighth over this trip (fillies handicap, Vaal Classic) latest
632838
Age: 4
Weight: 8-6
OR: 82
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-10 8/10 Now You See Me (15L) 17/2 85 -
7 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-6 3/9 Rock You (2½L) 25/3 86 48
11 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-10 8/10 Lotus (5L) 50/7 87 45
7 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 8-8 2/6 Silver Tycoon (1¼L) 5/1 87 66
17 Jun 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-8 3/10 Rouge Allure (1½L) 40/1 87 64
18 Mar 21 Tur Turffontein 13f Hc 9-4 6/6 Cash Time (14L) 18/1 90 -
10
(5)
La Valliere silk
La Valliere
J: K Matsunyane
T: M N Houdalakis
Solid run when fourth (over 6f here) latest; form franked by a next-time-out winner; has won here
184
Age: 3
Weight: 8-1
OR: 85
Days: 30
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 9-1 4/12 I Dream Of Genie (2½L) 25/3 86 55
4 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 9-1 8/9 Elusive Woman (7¾L) 25/7 86 26
3 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 1/7 Abalus (2½L) 20/1 - 52
Verdict

This is not a race for maximum stakes but the vote goes to THEORY OF FLIGHT. Ballon D'or holds claims if his latest performance can be forgiven, and Rock Of Africa is a course winner and warrants respect.

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Theory Of Flight
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