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4 January 2022
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Ra Tops Up Feature Race Stakes Fm 90 Divided Handicap (f & M)(For Fillies and Mares) Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 1m 1f
Runners
12

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(11)
Veld Flower silk
Veld Flower
J: P Mxoli 6
T: B/Y Botes / Vosloo
Not beaten that far (just under 5l, went off 91-20) in a fillies handicap 50 days ago at Turffontein Inside; has won here before; should be on the premises
73428-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-12
OR: 95
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-11 b 8/9 Opera Glass (4¾L) 91/20 95 31
30 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-7 b 2/8 Bold Fortune (1¾L) 10/1 90 26
3 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 9f 7-12 b 4/9 Heart Stwings (3¼L) 50/7 90 -
23 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-5 b 3/7 Astral Plane (1L) 20/1 90 91
26 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-7 b 7/8 Me Time (9½L) 25/1 90 -
30 May 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-8 b 8/11 Lyrical Dance (5¾L) 25/3 90 66
2
(1)
Pomander silk
Pomander
J: J Penny
T: M F De Kock
Well beaten when seventh here (1m4f) last February; has had lots of chances since last win; back from a layoff; uphill struggle
4/497-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 86
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 12f 9-1 b 7/8 Odd Rob (7½L) 22/1 93 -
30 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 12f 8-7 b 9/9 The Sash (6¾L) 4/1 93 -
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-3 4/6 Smoking Hot (5L) 14/1 98 8
19 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 10f Md 8-6 4/5 Tree Tumbo (4½L) 10/1 107 54
24 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-11 6/6 Lily Blue (14L) 25/1 110 15
7 Nov 20 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 7/7 Cockney Pride (21L) 10/1 110 -
3
(3)
Traveling Wilbury silk
Traveling Wilbury
J: G Lerena
T: M N Houdalakis
Has won here before; ahead of Last Cheer and Franklin when third (beaten 1½l) in a fillies handicap last month (Turffontein Standside) dropped down to 1m2f; strong claims
76243-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
OR: 84
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-5 b 3/12 Keepingthepeace (1½L) 25/4 84 36
13 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 12f 9-1 4/7 Black Thorn (3½L) 25/3 85 -
16 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 11f Hc 9-1 2/7 Mauby (hd) 100/7 84 72
23 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 0-2 6/7 Astral Plane (5¾L) 25/7 85 67
20 Jun 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-4 7/10 Southern Song (7L) 25/3 86 4
18 May 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-10 2/10 Irish Wonder Girl (hd) 100/7 84 60
4
(9)
Franklin silk
Franklin
J: M Khan
T: E Verdonese
Well held seventh of 12 in a fillies handicap last month (Turffontein Standside); the assessor relents a little
16257-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
OR: 79
Days: 15
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-2 b 7/12 Keepingthepeace (5L) 10/1 80 20
15 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-9 b 5/9 Opera Glass (2¾L) 25/2 81 24
2 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-6 b 2/12 Opera Glass (1L) 50/3 79 -
16 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 11f Hc 8-12 b 6/7 Mauby (4L) 91/20 79 56
1 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-8 b 1/6 Ideal Jet (hd) 25/7 76 50
22 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-3 4/8 Opera Glass (6L) 10/1 77 82
5
(8)
Wisteria Avenue silk
Wisteria Avenue
J: W Kennedy
T: M F De Kock
Never landed a blow when eighth of nine on first attempt in a fillies Grade 3 52 days ago at Turffontein Standside; has won here before; now down in grade and capable of going well
24118-
Age: 3
Weight: 8-7
OR: 90
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 8/9 Follow Me (11L) 50/3 90 32
23 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-12 1/6 Call Me Master (2L) 5/3 85 -
12 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-0 1/8 Stunning Kitten (3½L) 5/8 76 -
7 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 4/8 Big Burn (7½L) 25/1 - 36
22 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 2/8 Maboneng (1½L) Evs - 10
26 Jun 21 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-0 5/7 Bold Act (6L) 100/3 - 33
6
(4)
Just Fabulous silk
Just Fabulous
J: J R Syster
T: A G Laird
Just under 3l fifth to Linganomore in a fillies handicap last month (Vaal); competes off a lower mark; may have to settle for supporting role
1205-
Age: 3
Weight: 8-3
OR: 86
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-6 5/8 Linganomore (2¾L) 25/3 87 24
28 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-10 13/15 Rosaprima (14L) 10/7 87 9
16 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-8 2/9 Eternity Ring (nk) 5/2 85 50
9 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-0 1/9 Sister Light (shd) 20/3 - 34
7
(10)
Linganomore silk
Linganomore
J: R Munger
T: C Spies
Accounted for Just Fabulous last month at Vaal in what looked a strong fillies handicap; edging up the ratings
51331-
Age: 3
Weight: 8-3
OR: 86
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-2 1/8 Escape Artist (shd) 100/7 83 29
28 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-5 3/15 Rosaprima (6½L) 20/1 82 28
30 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 7f 8-12 3/11 Mitch Got His Wish (2L) 25/2 82 -
31 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 1/8 Ontheverge (½L) 20/3 - 70
19 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-0 5/11 Tullamore Dew (2¼L) 50/1 - 27
8
(12)
Masaaken silk
Masaaken
J: M Yeni
T: M F De Kock
Plenty of wins on her CV; fair effort when beaten just over 2l in a fillies handicap at Vaal last month; can figure
42115-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-3
OR: 75
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 12f Hc 9-3 5/11 Western Dance (2¼L) 4/1 75 -
11 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 13f 9-1 1/8 Western Dance () 25/7 71 40
16 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 11f Hc 9-3 1/6 Princess Kesh (shd) 4/3 68 8
4 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 12f 9-2 2/11 Un Deux Trois (½L) 50/9 68 -
23 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-3 4/7 Astral Plane (3½L) 100/33 69 57
11 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-4 6/14 Marigold Hotel (2¼L) 100/3 69 47
9
(6)
Mirren silk
Mirren
J: D B Geerthsen 9
T: D Nieuwenhuizen
Finished well behind the fourth, Fire Flower, (this distance, Vaal, fillies handicap) 28 days ago when beaten 17l into last; faces a tall order
01480-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-3
OR: 75
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-7 10/10 Lady Amherst (16½L) 50/7 75 -
20 May 21 Vaa Vaal 9f 8-6 8/14 Trend Master (5L) 25/2 78 50
22 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-6 4/14 League Of Her Own (1¼L) 25/11 78 79
27 Mar 21 Tur Turffontein 9f 9-1 1/14 Liverpool Legend () 15/1 74 34
16 Mar 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-6 12/15 Mazari (12L) 17/2 74 17
18 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 10f MdHc 9-3 1/14 Electric Boots (¾L) 7/1 71 41
10
(7)
Last Cheer silk
Last Cheer
J: N Klink
T: S J Gray
Not beaten too far at 25-4 when sixth of 12 in a fillies handicap at Turffontein Standside last month; has won here before but no winning form at this trip; hard to recommend up the ratings
47216-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-3
OR: 74
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-9 b 6/12 Keepingthepeace (3½L) 25/4 70 18
14 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 10f 9-5 b 1/13 Cap Estel (1¾L) 50/9 68 47
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-4 b 2/13 Rabia The Rebel (¾L) 25/1 68 28
2 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-9 b 7/12 Opera Glass (3L) 25/2 69 -
16 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 11f Hc 7-13 b 4/7 Mauby (1L) 25/1 70 57
9 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 11f Hc 8-7 b 7/7 Southern Song (10L) 100/7 71 -
11
(2)
Castle Durrow silk
Castle Durrow
J: K A Brewer 9
T: M N Houdalakis
Finished seventh but only beaten 3l in a fillies handicap at Vaal latest; a long time since her last win; has been dropped in the weights
98657-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-3
OR: 73
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-2 p 7/14 Golden Aspen (3L) 100/7 76 -
28 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-10 p 5/10 Super Excited (7L) 100/3 81 35
30 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-4 6/8 Lucy In The Sky (9¼L) 25/1 84 33
26 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-4 8/8 Me Time (11L) 10/1 88 -
17 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-3 9/9 Ululate (6L) 20/1 91 23
24 Apr 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-6 8/8 Veld Flower (7½L) 11/2 93 -
12
(5)
Fire Flower silk
Fire Flower
J: K Matsunyane
T: M F De Kock
Not disgraced when fourth (draw was no help, fillies handicap) last month at Vaal; she should give it a bold bid
43214-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-3
OR: 73
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-6 4/10 Lady Amherst (1¾L) 50/9 73 51
9 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-1 1/8 Lilliana (½L) 4/1 70 38
11 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-1 2/14 Marigold Hotel (½L) 25/3 70 56
27 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 9f 9-1 3/16 Un Deux Trois (2¾L) 5/2 71 -
17 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-2 4/12 Roha (5½L) 10/3 72 10
1 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-5 3/10 Lyrical Dance (2¾L) 50/9 72 -
Verdict

Fire Flower is likely to be popular with punters, and Masaaken is a major contender. However, TRAVELING WILBURY is hard to look beyond. She has been a winner at this track and can confirm placings with Last Cheer and Franklin, who were behind 15 days ago.

Verdict silk image
Traveling Wilbury
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