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8 January 2022
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Franschhoek Motor Museum Mr 96 Handicap(Open) Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 7f
Runners
12

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(12)
His Choice silk
His Choice
J: G Van Niekerk
T: W A Nel
A good career strike-rate; finished seventh but wasn't beaten too far (3½l) attempting a Grade 2 handicap for the first time here over 6f latest
12487-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-8
OR: 98
Days: 49
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Nov 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 8-3 b 7/13 Vikram (3¾L) 100/3 100 62
5 Oct 21 Dur Durbanville 7f Hc 9-2 b 8/8 Waterberry Lane (5¾L) 20/3 101 50
10 Jul 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f 9-0 b 4/6 Worlds Your Oyster (3½L) 5/3 102 43
13 Apr 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 9-11 b 2/5 Irish Morning (nk) 31/20 98 75
13 Mar 21 Dur Durbanville 6f Hc 8-9 b 1/6 Bernie (3L) 18/10 90 -
30 Jan 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 8-9 b 1/10 Real Gone Kid () 11/2 84 66
2
(10)
Look For Hounds silk
Look For Hounds
J: A Marcus
T: V H Marshall
Aiming for a second CD win after his success here latest
53531-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-8
OR: 98
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Dec 21 Ken Kenilworth 7f Hc 9-5 b 1/9 Arctic Drift (½L) 25/7 95 105
1 Dec 21 Ken Kenilworth 7f 9-5 b 3/6 Russian Rock (½L) 33/1 95 95
6 Nov 21 Ken Kenilworth 7f Hc 9-6 b 5/8 Waterberry Lane (2¾L) 50/3 96 88
11 Sep 21 Dur Durbanville 7f Hc 9-6 b 3/8 Irish Tractor (3¼L) 10/1 96 70
25 Aug 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f Hc 9-6 b 5/6 Knights Templar (4L) 25/4 96 58
18 Jul 21 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 9-0 b 6/12 Gentleman's Wager (5¾L) 5/1 96 -
3
(11)
Somerset Maugham silk
Somerset Maugham
J: R A Venniker 6
T: J S Snaith
Fair effort when beaten just under 2l over this trip (graduation plate, second start for this yard) latest (the third scored since)
35625-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-7
OR: 97
Days: 38
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Dec 21 Ken Kenilworth 7f 9-6 5/6 Russian Rock (1¾L) 11/2 98 91
13 Nov 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 9-7 2/6 Spring Awakening (nk) 4/1 97 75
30 Jul 21 Fai Fairview 8f 9-2 b 6/9 Marmara Sea (3¾L) 25/7 102 50
9 Jul 21 Fai Fairview 8f 9-6 5/10 Virtuosa (1½L) 5/9 102 6
26 Jun 21 Ken Kenilworth 12f 9-4 3/9 Crimson King (9¾L) 25/11 102 -
22 May 21 Ken Kenilworth 9f 9-4 3/8 Hoedspruit (½L) 25/2 86 60
4
(8)
T'Challa silk
T'Challa
J: S Khumalo
T: J S Snaith
Out to complete the hat-trick; got the job done by just over 2l in a handicap last month when obliging off highest career mark here over 6f, that form been boosted
66811-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-4
OR: 94
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Dec 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 8-11 1/5 All About Al (2¼L) 20/7 88 73
1 Dec 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 9-7 1/9 Double Charge (1¼L) 10/1 85 75
23 Oct 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 9-4 8/8 Moon Rock (9½L) 10/1 86 35
5 Oct 21 Dur Durbanville 7f Hc 9-7 6/7 Silver Falcon (2½L) 25/2 86 71
17 Jul 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 9-1 6/9 All About Al (4½L) 20/11 86 43
17 May 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 9-2 1/11 Fateful (1¼L) 20/11 79 50
5
(7)
Herodotus silk
Herodotus
J: C Orffer
T: J J Van Vuuren
Finished third of 11 (Fairview Polytrack) last month
86313-
Age: 6
Weight: 9-1
OR: 91
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Dec 21 Fvw Fairview 8f 9-5 3/11 Carioca (3¼L) 25/2 91 84
10 Sep 21 Fai Fairview 8f 9-6 1/5 En Garde (½L) 5/2 91 88
17 Aug 21 Fvw Fairview 6f 9-8 3/8 Valetorio (¾L) 91/20 91 65
27 May 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-1 p 6/8 Tree Tumbo (2¾L) 25/3 95 -
24 Apr 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-6 8/8 The Contractor (27L) 91/20 95 -
30 Mar 21 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 4/8 Willow Express (3L) 43/20 97 49
6
(6)
Lion's Head silk
Lion's Head
J: K De Melo
T: D Kannemeyer
Finished last of seven in a handicap (over 1m here) in October; no blinkers this time; makes limited appeal
16547-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-0
OR: 90
Days: 77
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Oct 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f Hc 9-2 b 7/7 Firealley (15½L) 91/20 90 34
25 Sep 21 Dur Durbanville 8f Hc 9-1 b 4/9 Arctic Drift (1L) 20/3 90 66
18 Jul 21 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 8-10 5/12 Gentleman's Wager (5½L) 25/2 90 -
2 Jun 21 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 9-3 6/12 Sea Master (5L) 25/11 90 -
19 May 21 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 8-5 1/9 Magical Midlands (1¾L) 25/7 85 65
21 Apr 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 8-10 4/7 Maitland Magic (2L) 3/1 86 -
7
(5)
All About Al silk
All About Al
J: C Zackey
T: A N Marcus
Good effort when just over 2l runner-up in a handicap (over 6f here) last month, that form boosted; has been consistent of late and admirable career strike-rate; headgear now discarded
13342-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
OR: 89
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Dec 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 8-12 p 2/5 T'Challa (2¼L) 5/2 89 66
13 Nov 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 8-12 p 4/6 Spring Awakening (1¼L) 13/15 89 65
23 Oct 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 9-7 p 3/8 Moon Rock (¾L) 25/7 89 69
10 Aug 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 9-0 p 3/8 Sudden Star (3¾L) 25/11 89 45
17 Jul 21 Ken Kenilworth 6f Hc 9-0 p 1/9 The Second Wave (½L) 25/7 85 59
19 Jun 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f Hc 8-5 b 7/10 Royal Watch (6L) 10/9 85 40
8
(9)
Royal Watch silk
Royal Watch
J: R Fourie
T: J S Snaith
Upped to 1m2f in a handicap when not beaten too far latest on his second outing for this trainer; prospects in this race if reproducing the form of his win at Kenilworth last June
22133-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
OR: 89
Days: 49
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Nov 21 Ken Kenilworth 10f Hc 8-11 3/7 Sudden Star (1½L) 2/1 89 80
23 Oct 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f Hc 9-1 3/7 Firealley (2¾L) 2/1 89 79
19 Jun 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f Hc 8-5 1/10 Dubai Lights (1¾L) 50/9 85 61
26 May 21 Dur Durbanville 8f Hc 9-7 2/10 Alingalonga (nk) 25/7 85 74
7 Apr 21 Ken Kenilworth 9f Hc 8-11 2/6 Rockin' Ringo (1¼L) 11/2 85 88
23 Mar 21 Dur Durbanville 8f Hc 9-6 3/7 Somerset Maugham (1½L) 5/1 86 50
9
(3)
Knights Templar silk
Knights Templar
J: M Yeni
T: J S Snaith
Didn't run too badly when out of the frame here (beaten just under 4l at 10-1) in a handicap latest, the second franked the form since; achieved four wins at this venue; the assessor relents a little; can be taken on
41355-
Age: 6
Weight: 8-11
OR: 88
Days: 45
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Nov 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f Hc 9-0 b 5/7 Universal (3¾L) 10/1 89 84
29 Oct 21 Fai Fairview 8f Hc 8-12 b 5/12 Oscar Wilde (6L) 25/4 89 -
25 Sep 21 Dur Durbanville 8f Hc 9-0 b 3/9 Arctic Drift (½L) 25/4 88 67
25 Aug 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f Hc 8-9 b 1/6 The Second Wave (¾L) 25/7 85 61
28 Jul 21 Dur Durbanville 7f Hc 8-11 b 4/6 Hyde Park (2½L) 25/2 87 65
19 Jun 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f Hc 8-12 b 6/10 Royal Watch (3L) 50/3 89 58
10
(1)
Bush Tracker silk
Bush Tracker
J: J Solomons 3
T: G S Kotzen
Generally modest form since maiden juvenile plate success at Greyville Polytrack last June and his only win was on all-weather; well beaten in the Grade 1 Cape Guineas last month (over 1m here); not hard to look elsewhere
48460-
Age: 3
Weight: 8-10
OR: 96
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 Dec 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f 9-6 16/16 Double Superlative (15L) 125/1 99 23
20 Nov 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f 9-2 6/8 Pomp And Power (4¾L) 20/1 99 73
30 Oct 21 Ken Kenilworth 7f 9-6 4/16 Fifty Fiver (1¼L) 100/3 89 71
16 Oct 21 Dur Durbanville 6f Hc 9-3 8/8 Paper Trail (3½L) 25/3 89 -
18 Jul 21 Gre Greyville 7f 9-6 4/8 Safe Return (1½L) 20/11 - 49
3 Jul 21 Gre Greyville 7f 9-6 10/13 Waterberry Lane (4¾L) 50/1 - 52
11
(4)
Kaptein silk
Kaptein
J: G Cheyne
T: B Crawford
Stepped up to 1m4f in a handicap three months ago when beaten 1½l into last (went off 10-11, Durbanville); first-time blinkers now tried; looks likely to be involved despite moving up in class
92316-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-9
OR: 86
Days: 98
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Oct 21 Dur Durbanville 12f Hc 9-9 6/6 Meliora (1¼L) 10/11 86 66
25 Aug 21 Ken Kenilworth 10f Hc 9-7 1/8 Anecdote (7½L) 25/11 79 -
14 Aug 21 Ken Kenilworth 10f Hc 8-9 3/7 Salvator Mundi (5½L) 20/7 80 -
23 Jun 21 Ken Kenilworth 9f Hc 9-5 2/11 Jaimala (¾L) 25/4 79 -
26 May 21 Dur Durbanville 8f Hc 9-3 9/10 Alingalonga (1¾L) 25/1 81 64
8 May 21 Ken Kenilworth 7f Hc 9-1 8/11 Bereave (11L) 10/1 83 50
12
(2)
Gallic Tribe silk
Gallic Tribe
J: L Mxothwa
T: B Crawford
Beaten narrowly at 25-3 in a handicap last month here; edging up the ratings; likely player despite this step up in class
57142-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-8
OR: 85
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Dec 21 Ken Kenilworth 9f Hc 9-8 2/7 Global Ally (nk) 25/3 83 75
20 Oct 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f Hc 9-8 4/9 Que Shiraz (½L) 91/20 83 50
27 Sep 21 Dur Durbanville 8f Hc 9-3 1/9 Jaimala (5L) 100/7 76 83
31 Jul 21 Ken Kenilworth 10f Hc 9-4 7/7 Alingalonga (23L) 25/4 77 -
7 Jul 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f Hc 9-2 5/9 Irish Tractor (2L) 25/1 78 22
3 May 21 Ken Kenilworth 9f Hc 9-6 7/7 Kariba Hall (8L) 5/1 82 -
Verdict

This is a pretty evenly matched field but ROYAL WATCH sets the benchmark. He has been a winner at this track. Kaptein is a big threat, there is a question mark over whether T'challa will be effective over this trip, and Gallic Tribe is respected most on the strength of a good last run.

Verdict silk image
Royal Watch
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