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13 January 2022
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Next Vaal Racemeeting Tuesday 18 January Classified Stakes(For horses with nett rating of 71 and bel Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 1m 1f
Runners
18

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(6)
Bold Resolve silk
Bold Resolve
J: K De Melo
T: M F De Kock
Largely disappointing since successful in a handicap at Turffontein Inside last April; finished ninth, beaten a fair way (C&D) last month; one to consider
69479-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 67
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-4 9/10 Platinum Sky (22L) 25/3 71 -
11 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-12 p 7/9 Little Prince (5¼L) 100/3 73 39
23 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-5 p 4/6 Wisteria Avenue (3¼L) 25/1 75 -
16 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-9 p 9/10 Eskimo Pie (7¼L) 100/3 79 11
18 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-0 p 6/11 Back To Black (8½L) 25/1 79 39
22 Jul 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-8 p 5/10 Oyster King (2L) 50/3 79 25
2
(18)
Call Me Master silk
Call Me Master
J: G Lerena
T: R R Sage
Just a sole success to his name; creditable sixth on New Year's Day (Turffontein Standside); every chance if replicating most recent run
5423-6
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 66
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 22 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-12 6/10 Kool Baikal (2¼L) 10/3 67 24
4 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-2 b 3/10 Madabout Fashion (3L) 4/1 68 53
23 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-0 b 2/6 Wisteria Avenue (2L) 20/11 68 -
3 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 11f Hc 8-9 b 4/9 Shangani (5L) 20/3 70 42
18 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-7 b 5/11 Back To Black (8¼L) 25/1 72 33
24 Jul 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-3 3/11 Eskimo Pie (2L) 25/2 72 60
3
(13)
Dark Vision silk
Dark Vision
J: S Brown
T: B B Ruiters
Seemed to find life tough (beaten 11l into fourth) latest making debut for this handler here (1m), chasing home a next-time-out winner; has won here; unlikely to trouble the principals
26464-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 65
Days: 37
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-5 b 4/6 Lemon Delight (11L) 40/1 65 16
2 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 b 6/12 Riccardo (4½L) 100/7 65 27
24 Jun 21 Vaa Vaal 10f 8-8 b 4/11 Rabia The Rebel (5¾L) 25/4 66 56
18 May 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-7 b 6/16 Duke Of Sussex (3½L) 25/2 66 30
22 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-11 b 2/9 Oyster King (12½L) 7/1 66 -
8 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 7f 8-4 b 1/16 Midnight Badger (shd) 22/1 64 45
4
(16)
Anatura silk
Anatura
J: C Zackey
T: S J Gray
Has won here in the past; finished third dropped back to 1m in a stakes race (Vaal Classic) last Tuesday when involved in the finish at 100-7
5100-3
Age: 5
Weight: 9-5
OR: 68
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 8f 9-2 b 3/13 Speechmaker (½L) 100/7 69 77
20 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-4 b 10/12 Keepingthepeace (9L) 100/3 69 -
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-5 b 13/13 Rabia The Rebel (20L) 20/1 69 -
15 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-1 b 1/11 Bella Swan (¾L) 50/7 66 32
2 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-2 b 5/13 Definitely Maybe (1¼L) 17/2 68 -
28 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-7 b 7/15 Rosaprima (8L) 40/1 68 25
5
(9)
My Kingdom silk
My Kingdom
J: D Schwarz
T: J S Roux
Tenth beaten 20l here latest; has lost his way recently
72280-
Age: 6
Weight: 9-2
OR: 63
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-5 b 10/12 Elusive Swann (20L) 10/1 65 -
12 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 9f 9-2 b 8/9 Blue Moon City (8¾L) 50/7 65 63
3 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-10 b 2/7 Clafoutis (4¼L) 100/7 65 25
21 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-3 b 2/12 Run As One (1½L) 50/3 63 -
24 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-4 b 7/9 Irish Rain (7½L) 25/4 64 50
15 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-4 b 5/9 Grimaldi (14½L) 5/2 64 30
6
(8)
Ball Rolling silk
Ball Rolling
J: P Mxoli 6
T: P A Peter
Posted a good effort at this track when second 385 days ago; last of ten at Turffontein Standside on New Year's Day; winner three starts back and too soon to write him off; is of interest
4513-0
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 60
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 22 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-11 b 10/10 Kool Baikal (6L) 100/13 60 10
21 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-7 b 3/10 Platinum Sky (3L) 25/7 60 37
11 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 9f 8-7 b 1/12 Madabout Fashion (shd) 25/3 58 44
21 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-3 b 5/9 Blue Moon City (4¼L) 50/7 61 -
12 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 9f 8-6 b 4/9 Blue Moon City (3L) 5/1 61 80
22 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 10f NvHc 8-7 b 7/10 Immeasurable (4¾L) 4/1 63 38
7
(1)
Dame Of Flames silk
Dame Of Flames
J: R Munger
T: A B Fortune
Upped to 1m½f when winning with a bit in hand here, opening her account last month, the second and sixth won since; must go on the shortlist
33241-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-1
OR: 79
Days: 33
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-4 1/10 Watching Closely (4L) 25/7 77 27
6 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-2 4/9 Coral Dawn (3L) 100/33 79 26
25 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 2/9 Bella Swan (1¼L) 5/3 - 31
30 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-0 3/9 Bold Decision (4¼L) 4/11 - 32
31 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 3/8 Linganomore (1½L) 20/7 - 65
8
(14)
Diamonds N Dollars silk
Diamonds N Dollars
J: C Maujean
T: S G Tarry
Finished last of six over Christmas (Turffontein Standside) dropped down to 7f; has to be taken seriously given she was third (albeit some way back) at Vaal Classic two starts ago
13336-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 68
Days: 16
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-1 6/6 Hollywoodbound (7¾L) 50/3 68 46
10 Jun 21 Vaa Vaal 10f 9-1 3/16 Last Cheer (1L) 2/1 71 76
14 Apr 21 Vaa Vaal 9f 8-11 3/15 Anatura (½L) 5/1 70 52
18 Mar 21 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-2 3/14 Oyster King (3¾L) 6/1 72 45
2 Mar 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 1/9 Just Judy (hd) 27/20 - 16
20 Feb 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 2/10 Aflame (1¾L) 91/20 - 2
9
(4)
Flying First Class silk
Flying First Class
J: C Habib
T: D Nieuwenhuizen
Not beaten that far (just over 3l, went off 50-3) in a stakes race at Turffontein Standside last month on her second outing for this trainer; others are preferred
39806-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 68
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 8f 8-10 6/16 Willow Lane (3L) 50/3 71 53
11 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 9f 9-1 10/12 Ball Rolling (9½L) 17/2 71 18
10 Oct 21 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 9-2 8/12 More Than A Dime (5¾L) 50/3 73 8
15 Sep 21 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 8-11 9/11 Rise (6¼L) 100/3 73 2
30 Aug 21 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 9-5 3/7 You Deserve It (1¼L) 25/2 73 65
16 Aug 21 Gre Greyville 8f Hc 9-3 7/11 Tupelo Honey (4¾L) 4/1 73 40
10
(17)
Liverpool Legend silk
Liverpool Legend
J: W Kennedy
T: S J Gray
She was a creditable fourth at this course last month and has won here in the past; a narrowly beaten fifth when 25-7 (this trip, Vaal Classic, fillies handicap) last Tuesday; not the biggest surprise to see her go well if building on last performance
5542-5
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 67
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-12 b 5/16 Crusade To Royalty (¾L) 25/7 67 -
20 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-8 b 2/12 Eternal Life (2L) 4/1 67 24
11 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 12f Hc 8-9 4/11 Western Dance (2L) 25/3 68 -
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 12f 9-1 5/12 Madabout Fashion (1¾L) 91/20 68 24
15 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-4 5/11 Anatura (2¾L) 17/2 70 26
11 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 13f 8-10 3/8 Masaaken (1L) 25/7 70 27
11
(11)
Dance Partner silk
Dance Partner
J: Card Scratching
T: S J Gray
Finished ninth dropped back to 1m2f in a stakes race latest when beaten 7l; has won here; hard enough to fancy
86109-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 60
Days: 30
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 10f 9-2 9/13 Last Cheer (7¼L) 25/1 62 18
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 12f 9-2 10/12 Madabout Fashion (11L) 50/3 62 -
9 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 12f Md 9-6 1/7 Knightflight () 20/11 57 8
25 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-3 6/12 Mister Blue Sky (1¼L) 100/3 - -
13 Feb 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 8/8 Major Winter (14½L) 7/1 - -
30 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 6/7 Double Martini (8¾L) 8/1 - 5
12
(7)
Kurt's Approval silk
Kurt's Approval
J: J Gates
T: E Verdonese
Unable to land a blow when tenth of 14 in a stakes race on first run for this trainer at Vaal Classic in October; has won previously at this course but on a losing run; hard to see him involved
79000-
Age: 7
Weight: 8-11
OR: 55
Days: 91
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 10f 8-7 10/14 Humble Tune (6¾L) 100/1 55 56
22 Mar 21 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 8-6 b 11/12 Fireonthetrack (12L) 50/1 59 -
28 Feb 21 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 8-10 b 12/12 Fever (8L) 16/1 60 13
14 Feb 21 Sco Scottsville 10f 9-0 b 9/9 Matterhorn (11½L) 40/1 60 -
1 Feb 21 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 8-10 b 7/10 Querari's Cowboy (16L) 18/1 61 -
10 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 12f Hc 8-5 b 7/12 So Long Spring (9¾L) 12/1 62 -
13
(15)
Chasing Mavericks silk
Chasing Mavericks
J: K Matsunyane
T: B Crawford
Yet to win, defeats are stacking up; towards the rear beaten 17l last month (over 1m here) in blinkers for the first time
42670-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 54
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 8f MdHc 8-9 b 14/16 Wondering Star (17L) 25/2 57 -
11 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 9f 8-7 7/12 Ball Rolling (7¼L) 10/1 60 18
12 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 9f 8-7 6/9 Blue Moon City (3¾L) 100/7 60 72
10 Aug 21 Ken Kenilworth 10f MdHc 8-12 2/9 Fly Over (3¼L) 10/3 60 -
17 Jul 21 Ken Kenilworth 9f Md 9-6 4/11 Universe Boss (5¼L) 50/1 56 -
23 Jun 21 Ken Kenilworth 10f Md 9-6 5/12 A Good Year (13L) 40/1 59 -
14
(12)
Fasinada silk
Fasinada
J: J R Syster
T: B Webber
Finished last of 16 running over this distance last Tuesday at Vaal Classic; not always shown an awful lot since winning a fillies handicap at Vaal Classic in August; hard to make a case for her
6870-0
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
OR: 64
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-9 b 16/16 Crusade To Royalty (59L) 50/1 64 -
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-0 b 11/13 Rabia The Rebel (7L) 100/1 65 1
21 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-3 b 7/8 Monashada (10L) 25/3 66 42
4 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-6 b 8/12 Winning Queen (4¾L) 25/4 66 50
23 Sep 21 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-4 b 6/11 Lilliana (5¾L) 100/13 66 36
24 Aug 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-12 b 1/9 Wedding Bliss (2¾L) 25/4 60 -
15
(2)
Koopa Troopa silk
Koopa Troopa
J: S Khumalo
T: F Bronkhorst
A course winner; not beaten too far at 200-3 when ninth of 16 over this trip (fillies handicap) last Tuesday (Vaal Classic)
8167-9
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
OR: 61
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-0 9/16 Crusade To Royalty (3L) 200/3 64 -
14 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-8 7/14 Rose Willow (7¼L) 100/3 66 -
4 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-12 6/10 Madabout Fashion (12L) 25/1 66 17
9 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 1/6 Maria's World (3¼L) 20/7 62 -
2 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-3 8/9 Dutchessburnedette (8¼L) 20/1 62 -
7 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 4/9 Code Zero (7L) 17/2 62 36
16
(10)
Saffron Rain silk
Saffron Rain
J: J Penny
T: P P Labuschagne
Fair effort (Vaal Classic) last Tuesday
0003-8
Age: 3
Weight: 8-6
OR: 69
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-4 8/16 Crusade To Royalty (2¾L) 50/3 70 -
11 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-3 3/8 Linganomore (2L) 200/3 71 8
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-6 12/13 Rabia The Rebel (11L) 125/1 71 -
2 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-3 11/12 Opera Glass (5¾L) 40/1 73 -
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 10f 7-12 13/14 Humble Tune (8¼L) 40/1 73 44
16 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 8-11 1/6 Stunning Kitten (hd) 100/3 62 -
17
(3)
Gypsy Magic silk
Gypsy Magic
J: K A Brewer 9
T: A Nassif
A long time since her last win; finished ninth dropped back to 1m on New Year's Day (Turffontein Standside); headgear removed; others are preferred
6730-9
Age: 4
Weight: 8-6
OR: 50
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jan 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-4 b 9/10 Flame Flower (17L) 75/1 50 -
20 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-4 12/12 Eternal Life (20L) 100/7 50 -
21 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 8-3 3/11 Que For You (3L) 100/3 48 47
2 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-4 7/9 Dutchessburnedette (8¼L) 25/2 50 -
16 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 11f Hc 8-4 6/6 Masaaken (5¼L) 40/1 51 -
4 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-5 9/12 Winning Queen (5¼L) 40/1 52 33
18
(5)
Waltzing Al silk
Waltzing Al
J: Reserve 2
T: E Verdonese
Been generally quiet since successful in a maiden plate at Vaal Classic last June; towards the rear of 13 in a stakes race here over 1m2f last month
98590-
Age: 6
Weight: 8-11
OR: 50
Days: 30
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 10f 8-11 12/13 Last Cheer (10½L) 50/3 53 2
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 10f 8-7 9/14 Humble Tune (6½L) 200/3 56 57
22 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 10f NvHc 8-5 5/10 Immeasurable (3¾L) 25/1 59 38
9 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 10f 8-8 8/12 Ancient Rome (4¾L) 40/1 62 8
1 Aug 21 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-9 9/10 Attentive (61L) 100/3 62 -
24 Jun 21 Vaa Vaal 10f 8-8 7/11 Rabia The Rebel (7½L) 25/1 62 50
Verdict

CALL ME MASTER has an obvious shout. Dame Of Flames has strong course form, and it could be worth forgiving Ball Rolling a poor run last time out.

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Call Me Master
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