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11 January 2022
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Tab Telebet 0861 000 822 Fm 80 Handicap (f & M)(For Fillies and Mares) Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 7f 110y
Runners
15

Type
Flat

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(11)
Lee Express silk
Lee Express
J: D Schwarz
T: F P Habib
Ran well from a poor draw in a fillies handicap last month when close second at 4-1 (Vaal), form boosted by next-time-out winner Castle Durrow; off a higher mark
08032-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-7
OR: 81
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-6 b 2/14 Golden Aspen (¾L) 4/1 80 -
15 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-5 3/9 Sacred Lotus (1½L) 50/3 80 71
28 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-7 14/15 Rosaprima (15L) 10/1 82 16
9 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-11 8/10 Val D'Orcia (4½L) 100/3 84 41
11 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-12 10/10 Lotus (8¼L) 25/1 84 31
17 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-10 5/9 Ululate (1¾L) 50/7 85 31
2
(8)
Let There Be Light silk
Let There Be Light
J: P Mxoli 6
T: P A Peter
A course winner; nothing to fault about her last run (2l second, fillies handicap) here in October; in the mix
05412-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-7
OR: 81
Days: 96
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-1 2/9 Rock You (2L) 25/4 81 44
22 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-1 1/12 Kapama (1L) 25/2 78 66
1 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-3 4/10 Lyrical Dance (3L) 50/3 78 -
17 Jun 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-7 5/10 Rouge Allure (3¾L) 20/1 81 50
3 Jun 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-2 14/14 Lee Express (17L) 50/3 81 -
27 Dec 20 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-3 13/14 Seehaam (20L) 36/1 87 -
3
(13)
Snow Palace silk
Snow Palace
J: R Munger
T: C Spies
Finished last of ten in a fillies handicap (Turffontein Standside) on New Year's Day; a long time since her last success; has been dropped by the handicapper; not hard to turn elsewhere
4368-0
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 80
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-3 b 10/10 Clafoutis (9¾L) 50/3 81 29
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-3 b 8/10 Lady Amherst (7¼L) 25/2 83 42
15 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-0 b 6/9 Opera Glass (3½L) 25/3 85 25
2 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-11 b 3/6 Eternity Ring (2L) 25/2 86 -
19 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-7 b 4/6 Bold Jazz (3¼L) 20/1 90 54
11 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-11 b 6/8 Under Your Spell (6¾L) 100/7 93 45
4
(4)
Mamaquera silk
Mamaquera
J: G Lerena
T: E Verdonese
Has produced a string of consistent efforts of late; far from disgraced (beaten 2½l, fillies handicap, at Vaal over this trip) latest; competes off a lower mark
11846-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-4
OR: 78
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-5 6/14 Golden Aspen (2¾L) 50/3 79 -
15 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-5 4/9 Sacred Lotus (2¼L) 20/1 80 68
16 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-10 8/9 Eternity Ring (4¼L) 10/1 79 44
24 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-0 1/10 Dance Lesson (3½L) 10/1 72 67
26 Jun 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-0 1/12 Dark Travel (shd) 25/4 70 55
3 Jun 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-10 7/14 Lee Express (3¾L) 20/1 73 33
5
(10)
Chloris silk
Chloris
J: K Matsunyane
T: M F De Kock
Beaten 7l when finishing in the wake of Mckenna Skye in a fillies handicap at Turffontein Standside, finishing towards the rear of 13 last month; handicapper has eased the burden; others have more pressing claims but needs headgear to galvanise her
34930-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 76
Days: 22
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-4 11/13 Mckenna Skye (7¼L) 10/1 78 37
7 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 6f NvHc 9-2 3/6 Shield Of Roses (3½L) 100/7 78 59
24 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-6 9/10 Mamaquera (12½L) 50/9 80 26
26 Jun 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-4 4/9 Louis Gem (2¾L) 4/1 81 54
3 Jun 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-2 3/14 Lee Express (1½L) 17/2 81 45
22 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 9-9 6/12 Lucy In The Sky (4L) 17/2 83 57
6
(3)
Dancing Arabian silk
Dancing Arabian
J: M Yeni
T: R R Magner
Narrow verdict by a short head in a fillies handicap at Turffontein Inside two months ago beating Woman Of Substance
14161-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 76
Days: 57
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-6 1/13 Emerald Princess (shd) 50/3 74 64
28 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-12 6/15 Rosaprima (7½L) 20/1 74 32
21 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 9-2 1/11 Silvery Blue (1L) 25/2 69 51
26 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-5 4/8 Louvain (4¼L) 20/3 69 -
27 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 1/7 Fort Snow (2¼L) 10/3 60 40
8 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 3/7 Mckenna Skye (3½L) 91/20 58 33
7
(15)
Smiley River silk
Smiley River
J: J R Syster
T: P P Labuschagne
Didn't offer much when eighth of 11 in a fillies handicap (Vaal) last month; three-time course winner; others more appealing
11288-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 76
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 12f Hc 9-6 8/11 Western Dance (7¼L) 25/3 76 -
30 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 12f 7-12 8/12 Shangani (8¼L) 20/1 76 -
12 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 12f Hc 9-3 2/8 Un Deux Trois (¾L) 50/7 72 -
9 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 12f 9-5 1/6 Rainy Season (hd) 20/11 70 -
3 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 14f 8-7 1/8 Western Dance (1½L) 5/2 66 -
1 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 12f 8-3 1/13 Orus Apollo (1L) 50/7 63 -
8
(5)
Eternal Life silk
Eternal Life
J: K A Brewer 9
T: C J Lensley
Won a fillies handicap by 2l last month (Turffontein Standside); her official mark has taken a hike; should go close
2181-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-1
OR: 85
Days: 22
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-9 1/12 Liverpool Legend (2L) 10/1 81 32
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-3 8/13 Rabia The Rebel (5¾L) 10/3 81 9
9 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-3 1/8 Angelsea (1L) Evs - 45
28 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 2/9 Flame Flower (1¼L) 100/3 - 46
9
(9)
Warship silk
Warship
J: S Khumalo
T: C Dawson
Tried in blinkers in a fillies handicap when beaten 6l at Vaal last month; this only her second start in handicap company and is easing down the weights; others perhaps more persuasive with stamina to prove at this trip
21238-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: 84
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 9-0 b 8/10 Alula's Star (6¼L) 4/1 86 -
25 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-0 3/5 Tanzanite Queen (3½L) 20/11 86 41
28 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-0 2/6 Freed From Desire (shd) 20/11 86 54
29 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-0 1/10 Meteoric (shd) 4/3 - 40
10 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-0 2/7 Remember When (nk) 5/6 - 52
22 Jun 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 4/9 Winter Renegade (1¾L) 5/6 - 36
10
(7)
Woman Of Substance silk
Woman Of Substance
J: C Habib
T: S T Pettigrew
Finished fourth dropped to 7f in a fillies handicap two months ago at Turffontein Inside, behind the reopposing Dancing Arabian
53104-
Age: 3
Weight: 8-11
OR: 82
Days: 57
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-0 4/13 Dancing Arabian (hd) 17/2 82 59
2 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-2 11/13 Definitely Maybe (6¼L) 10/1 82 -
15 May 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 8-11 1/9 Two Fools Collide (½L) 23/15 - 21
4 May 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 8-11 3/11 Miss Venezuela (7¼L) 10/7 - -
17 Apr 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 5/15 Shield Of Roses (5¼L) 17/2 - 43
6 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 6/10 Follow Me (4¾L) 113/20 - 29
11
(2)
Mckenna Skye silk
Mckenna Skye
J: W Kennedy
T: P A Peter
Narrow winner (SP 25-4) of a fillies handicap at Turffontein Standside last month when beating Kiawah (third) and Chloris (towards the rear); her official mark has taken a hike; one to note
17251-
Age: 3
Weight: 8-10
OR: 81
Days: 22
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-5 1/13 Juliet Tango (shd) 25/4 76 53
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-2 5/19 Waqaas (4¾L) 25/2 78 49
21 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 7f 8-8 2/11 Dark Travel (1L) 100/7 78 -
29 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 7/9 Look Yourself (7L) 25/7 - 26
8 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 8-11 1/7 Lady Of The Flame (shd) 5/2 - 40
22 Jun 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-0 5/14 Hey Gorgeous (5¾L) 50/9 - 25
12
(6)
Greengrowthelilacs silk
Greengrowthelilacs
J: K De Melo
T: D Kannemeyer
Finished sixth but only beaten 3l (fillies handicap) two months ago at Kenilworth; lower mark this time
31476-
Age: 3
Weight: 8-6
OR: 77
Days: 59
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Nov 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f Hc 9-2 6/10 She's A Rainbow (3L) 25/4 78 39
20 Oct 21 Ken Kenilworth 8f Hc 8-11 7/12 Silver Darling (4½L) 5/1 80 9
27 Sep 21 Dur Durbanville 7f Hc 8-6 4/13 Amanzimtoti (2¾L) 17/2 80 45
11 Jul 21 Sco Scottsville 8f Md 9-6 1/9 Golden Grove (1L) 5/8 - 60
21 Jun 21 Gre Greyville 7f Md 8-11 3/12 One Night In Paris (1½L) 10/1 - 23
13
(12)
Quiet Rebellion silk
Quiet Rebellion
J: D De Gouveia
T: S T Pettigrew
Came out on top by 1l when hitting the target for the first time at Turffontein Standside two months ago; first go at a handicap; one to consider
31-
Age: 3
Weight: 8-5
OR: 76
Days: 59
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-0 1/13 Secret Link (1L) 4/1 - 22
30 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 3/10 Damova (1¾L) 100/7 - -
14
(1)
Kiawah silk
Kiawah
J: M V'Rensburg
T: M/a Azzie
A course winner; finished towards the rear of 16 beaten 8l (fillies handicap) here last Tuesday stepped up to 1m1f; looks vulnerable
103-0
Age: 3
Weight: 8-4
OR: 75
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-9 14/16 Crusade To Royalty (8L) 100/13 75 -
20 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-4 3/13 Mckenna Skye (3L) 100/3 75 42
9 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 8f 8-8 11/16 Willow Lane (9L) 100/7 75 24
9 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-0 1/12 Angry Ally () 20/11 - -
15
(14)
Sultanah silk
Sultanah
J: Reserve 1
T: C Dawson
Unable to land a blow when sixth of ten (fillies handicap) at Vaal last month stepped up to 1m1f; has won previously at this course but on a losing run; been eased in the ratings by the handicapper; others appeal more
94876-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-3
OR: 77
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-0 6/10 Lady Amherst (5½L) 25/2 80 45
6 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-9 7/9 Fromheretoeternity (5¼L) 25/2 83 53
7 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-5 8/9 Rock You (6¾L) 91/20 84 31
24 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-9 4/11 Golden Spoon (1L) 91/20 85 53
17 Jun 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-3 9/10 Rouge Allure (6¾L) 50/7 87 50
22 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-11 2/9 Paton's Tears (hd) 7/2 83 -
Verdict

This is a tricky puzzle to solve - Eternal Life and Quiet Rebellion certainly aren't out of it while Let There Be Light has strong course form. However, MCKENNA SKYE is the most likely winner here. She is taken to confirm placings with Kiawah and Chloris.

Verdict silk image
Mckenna Skye
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