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Epsom Oaks: Intrepidity (1993) Mr 67 Handicap(Open) Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 6f
Runners
18

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(1)
Joshua Hotsnake silk
Joshua Hotsnake
J: D De Gouveia
T: W Whitehead
Narrow verdict by three-quarters of a length (Greyville, this trip, maiden plate) latest in a competitive contest when opening his account despite the unfavourable draw, form boosted by Estival winning since; first run in a handicap; needs to be respected
2461-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 70
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 1/11 Guy Fox (¾L) 91/20 70 59
31 Oct 21 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-4 6/11 Tuk Tuk (3L) 5/1 - -
29 Sep 21 Gre Greyville 5f Md 9-2 4/12 Sikh The Magic (3¼L) 100/33 - 42
12 Sep 21 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-2 2/14 Proud Master (4½L) 25/1 - 47
2
(2)
High Velocity silk
High Velocity
J: S Moodley
T: G B Puller
Has won here in the past but just a sole success to his name; finished sixth dropped back to this distance (handicap) at Greyville last week; has been dropped in the weights
4890-6
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
OR: 58
Days: 13
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Jan 22 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 8-6 6/11 Brazil Nut (3L) 50/7 60 48
10 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 9-4 10/11 Caesura (5¾L) 5/1 64 -
14 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 8f Hc 9-1 9/14 Rodriguez (3L) 25/1 67 50
17 Oct 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 9-3 8/14 Captain Who (6¼L) 20/3 70 22
12 Sep 21 Sco Scottsville 6f Hc 9-4 4/12 Quant Master (3¾L) 10/1 71 54
4 Aug 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 9-1 4/12 Desolate Road (1¾L) 20/1 71 58
3
(3)
Vunderbar silk
Vunderbar
J: A Mgudlwa
T: D I Campbell
Beaten less than a length last Sunday when sent off 20-1 at Greyville Polytrack in what looked an up-to-scratch handicap; has won here but achieved only a sole win; now drops in class but has questions to answer
6590-5
Age: 4
Weight: 8-3
OR: 51
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Jan 22 Gre Greyville 5f Hc 8-3 b 5/8 Drogarati (¾L) 20/1 51 41
19 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 8-8 b 11/13 Prince Tyrion (6½L) 25/2 54 38
22 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 8-4 b 9/9 Patronage (11½L) 50/9 56 16
1 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 8-11 b 5/11 Life Goes On (4L) 4/1 58 -
10 Oct 21 Gre Greyville 7f 8-5 6/9 Quasiforsure (7¾L) 25/1 58 26
22 Sep 21 Gre Greyville 7f Nv 8-9 4/7 Gazala Gallop (6¾L) 50/3 58 42
4
(4)
Happy Wanderer silk
Happy Wanderer
J: M Mjoka
T: L Crawford
Finished fourth but only beaten just over 2l (this distance, Greyville, handicap) latest, finished ahead of next-time-out winners White Cedar and Drogarati; looks well treated on the pick of his form but a while since he has been in the winners' enclosure
07004-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-4
OR: 52
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 8-5 b 4/13 Prince Tyrion (2¼L) 50/3 52 51
28 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 8-6 b 11/12 Lord Varys (8½L) 25/1 56 13
14 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 5f Hc 8-6 b 10/10 Kings Road (5L) 50/3 56 44
26 Sep 21 Sco Scottsville 5f Hc 8-5 b 7/15 Cabinet Shuffle (1¾L) 100/3 57 48
25 Jul 21 Sco Scottsville 9f Hc 8-7 12/12 Time Taker (13L) 10/1 59 -
23 May 21 Sco Scottsville 8f Hc 8-8 5/14 Morse (2L) 100/1 59 52
5
(5)
French Masterpiece silk
French Masterpiece
J: D Dillon
T: S W Humby
Narrow winner (SP 25-11) of a maiden plate when getting off the mark over Christmas at Greyville in a warm race; first run in a handicap; warrants plenty of respect
02351-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 63
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-6 1/10 Giambattista (hd) 25/11 63 18
28 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 8f Md 9-6 5/14 Majestic Power (3L) 100/33 65 13
31 Oct 21 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-6 3/14 Genie (2¾L) 17/2 - -
5 Sep 21 Sco Scottsville 7f Md 9-6 2/10 Hasta Manana (1¼L) 100/1 - 57
11 Jul 21 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 8-11 14/14 Rodriguez (23L) 40/1 - -
6
(6)
All The Time silk
All The Time
J: S Brown
T: Y Govender
Opened account when winning by half a length (Greyville) 41 days ago; first attempt at a handicap; should be in the mix
7221-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 74
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 1/14 Senor Garcia (½L) 10/13 74 59
31 Oct 21 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-4 2/11 Tuk Tuk (nk) 2/1 - -
12 Sep 21 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-2 2/14 Trade War (2½L) 25/2 - 36
8 Aug 21 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-2 7/13 Trafalgar Square (5L) 100/1 - 29
7
(7)
The Snow War silk
The Snow War
J: M V'Rensburg
T: F Robinson
Ninth of 12 in a handicap five months ago (Greyville Polytrack); a long time since he saw any reward for his efforts; back from a break; his claims aren't overly compelling
40809-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
OR: 60
Days: 153
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Aug 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 9-4 b 9/12 What A Blast (6½L) 20/1 64 41
26 Jul 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 9-1 b 11/12 Higher Purpose (8¾L) 25/1 65 35
19 Jul 21 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 9-5 b 8/11 Lord Of The Manor (3¼L) 20/1 65 19
21 Jun 21 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 9-1 p 11/12 Smart William (5¼L) 10/1 65 12
10 May 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 8-10 b 4/12 Flying Peter (1¾L) 100/7 67 50
26 Apr 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 9-3 b 3/10 Precious Love (1L) 25/1 67 -
8
(8)
Palace Wind silk
Palace Wind
J: C F Dicken 3
T: W Whitehead
Managed only one success; finished last of 13 in a handicap (Greyville) 28 days ago 12l behind Prince Tyrion; not hard to look elsewhere
90800-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-3
OR: 50
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 8-10 p 13/13 Prince Tyrion (12L) 100/3 57 20
12 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 8-4 p 11/12 Parktown (13½L) 40/1 57 5
29 Aug 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 8-11 p 8/13 Saipan (3½L) 50/7 60 29
16 Aug 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 9-4 10/12 What A Blast (7½L) 20/1 63 37
26 Apr 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 9-5 9/10 Precious Love (5¾L) 100/7 64 -
11 Apr 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 8-12 3/14 Tom Bombadil (4½L) 11/2 65 47
9
(9)
Alfonsa Spagoni silk
Alfonsa Spagoni
J: K De Melo
T: M Dixon
Potentially well treated and has won previously at this course; not disgraced in seventh at 5-1 (this trip Greyville, handicap) 28 days ago, 3½l behind Prince Tyrion; has shown signs of promise here and there and must be respected
25947-
Age: 6
Weight: 9-1
OR: 62
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 9-3 7/13 Prince Tyrion (3¾L) 5/1 63 55
21 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 5f Hc 8-10 4/13 Canadian Bolt (1¼L) 100/7 63 39
18 Apr 21 Sco Scottsville 6f Hc 9-5 9/16 Dallas (8¼L) 13/2 66 -
4 Apr 21 Sco Scottsville 5f Hc 9-1 5/14 Princekresh (3½L) 11/2 67 -
7 Feb 21 Sco Scottsville 5f Hc 9-2 2/13 Bernie's Dream (shd) 11/1 66 55
17 Jan 21 Sco Scottsville 5f Hc 7-8 9/12 Light That Loose (7½L) 13/1 69 -
10
(10)
A Time To Remember silk
A Time To Remember
J: M H Zuma 9
T: G Van Zyl (jnr)
Well held fifth of 12 (handicap) last week at Greyville Polytrack; his only win was on all-weather; running in a handicap for only the second time
5731-5
Age: 4
Weight: 9-3
OR: 64
Days: 11
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Jan 22 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 9-4 p 5/12 White Cedar (5¼L) 25/1 64 56
22 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 p 1/11 Get Carter (1L) 100/33 57 53
24 Oct 21 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-6 3/12 Bugsy Malone (4½L) 100/3 55 44
29 Sep 21 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-6 7/12 Fiery Duke (4¾L) 20/1 55 38
13 Sep 21 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 5/10 Freedom Dancer (1¾L) 100/3 58 -
29 Aug 21 Gre Greyville 8f Md 8-11 9/10 Path To Fortune (21L) 25/1 61 -
11
(11)
Izhiestia silk
Izhiestia
J: N Patel
T: M J Odendaal
Has winning form at this course but hasn't won for a while; didn't run too badly when out of the frame at Greyville Polytrack (beaten just over 3l at 50-9) in August; returns from a layoff; only female in race
80435-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-8
OR: 56
Days: 153
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Aug 21 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 9-0 5/10 You Deserve It (3L) 50/9 58 35
8 Aug 21 Sco Scottsville 10f Hc 8-5 3/12 Ontopoftheworld (5½L) 25/2 58 55
11 Jul 21 Sco Scottsville 10f Hc 8-5 4/11 Aquae Sulis (2½L) 100/7 60 62
27 Jun 21 Gre Greyville 10f 8-12 11/12 Have A Go Jo (7¼L) 40/1 62 37
16 Jun 21 Sco Scottsville 10f Hc 9-1 8/13 More Than A Dime (5¾L) 100/3 65 14
29 May 21 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 8-11 10/14 Top Me Up Holly (5¾L) 40/1 70 38
12
(12)
Camora silk
Camora
J: M Ntuli
T: A J Rivalland
Has won here before; not disgraced in eighth at 25-4 in a handicap two months ago (Greyville)
14508-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 67
Days: 63
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 5f Hc 8-11 p 8/10 Kings Road (4L) 25/4 72 50
12 Sep 21 Sco Scottsville 6f Hc 9-7 p 10/12 Quant Master (7L) 33/19 74 43
16 Aug 21 Gre Greyville 7f 8-7 p 5/9 Captain Tatters (4¼L) 25/1 74 54
11 Jul 21 Sco Scottsville 6f 7-12 p 4/10 Captain Fontane (1¼L) 20/1 74 65
31 Mar 21 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-6 p 1/16 Casimiro () 33/10 70 52
7 Mar 21 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-6 5/14 Mr Gonzales (6L) 4/1 74 -
13
(13)
What A Blast silk
What A Blast
J: M Yeni
T: D S Bosch
A course winner; ninth beaten just under 5l (handicap) over Christmas upped to 1m at Greyville Polytrack
23269-
Age: 6
Weight: 9-2
OR: 63
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 8f Hc 8-12 b 9/12 Straight Up (4¾L) 20/3 65 36
12 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 8-12 b 6/12 Parktown (2½L) 50/7 66 50
22 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 9-6 b 2/9 Patronage (hd) 25/3 66 63
10 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 9-2 b 3/10 Fateful Day (1¼L) 25/7 66 60
1 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 9-6 b 2/11 Life Goes On (2L) 5/1 66 -
18 Oct 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 9-6 b 4/12 Royal Monarch (1½L) 17/2 66 57
14
(14)
Callmemrgreenlight silk
Callmemrgreenlight
J: S Veale
T: D R Drier
Last of nine at Greyville last month; has winning form at this course; others more appealing
21009-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-3
OR: 71
Days: 41
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 8f 8-7 9/9 Hasta Manana (14L) 40/1 76 -
31 Oct 21 Gre Greyville 8f 9-6 11/11 Hasta Manana (13L) 250/3 81 -
8 Sep 21 Gre Greyville 8f Hc 9-2 10/10 Don't Touch Me (26L) 4/1 81 -
21 Aug 21 Sco Scottsville 7f Md 9-0 1/13 Barrington (nk) 25/11 74 47
11 Jul 21 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-0 2/14 Rodriguez (3L) 25/3 - 36
21 Apr 21 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 6/10 Chollima (5¼L) 10/1 - 30
15
(15)
Prince Tyrion silk
Prince Tyrion
J: A Arries
T: M Dixon
Narrow scorer in a handicap latest at Greyville, form boosted by White Cedar and Drogarati; risen up the weights; one to take seriously
08201-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 67
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 9-2 1/13 Northern Warrior (¾L) 100/13 62 67
7 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 8-3 13/13 Desolate Road (67L) 50/3 62 -
17 Oct 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 8-6 2/14 Captain Who (1L) 50/3 60 35
5 Sep 21 Sco Scottsville 5f Hc 8-5 8/8 Mount Greylock (5¼L) 25/3 66 41
19 Jul 21 Gre Greyville 7f NvHc 8-6 11/11 Mr Pigalle (25L) 25/1 68 -
16 Jun 21 Sco Scottsville 5f Hc 8-6 11/16 Sir Pom (3½L) 25/2 68 40
16
(16)
Philispiel silk
Philispiel
J: R A Venniker 6
T: M L Roberts
Was on the premises (third, beaten just over 2l, this distance, Greyville, handicap) last month, the sixth and ninth franked form since; a course winner; one to note
67463-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-9
OR: 57
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 8-1 3/13 Prince Tyrion (2¼L) 20/1 57 55
22 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 8-7 6/10 Forest Jump (2L) 100/33 59 42
17 Oct 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 8-7 4/14 Captain Who (3¼L) 100/3 61 28
12 Sep 21 Sco Scottsville 6f Hc 8-10 7/12 Quant Master (5¼L) 100/3 64 43
19 Jul 21 Gre Greyville 7f NvHc 8-5 6/11 Mr Pigalle (5½L) 17/2 67 44
21 Jun 21 Gre Greyville 8f Hc 9-1 4/12 Rocky Coast (1L) 50/3 67 56
17
Woodstock Festival silk
Woodstock Festival
J: Reserve 1
T: D W Moore
No winning form at this distance and a long time since his last success; 25-4 chance when finishing tenth of 11 over this distance at Greyville (handicap) last week; others more likely despite dropping in class
8095-0
Age: 6
Weight: 9-7
OR: 68
Days: 13
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Jan 22 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 9-5 10/11 Brazil Nut (7¼L) 25/4 72 42
12 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 9-6 5/12 Knight Warrior (1¾L) 25/2 73 55
7 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 9-1 9/13 Desolate Road (4¼L) 100/1 77 52
16 Jun 21 Sco Scottsville 6f Hc 8-12 15/16 Antigonus (12½L) 200/3 82 30
23 May 21 Sco Scottsville 5f Hc 8-12 8/11 Spydas Corner (4¾L) 100/3 83 63
17 Jan 21 Sco Scottsville 5f Hc 9-3 10/12 Light That Loose (8L) 11/1 85 -
18
Ferrando silk
Ferrando
J: Reserve 2
T: G S Kotzen
Registered first success when winning with a bit to spare at Greyville Polytrack in October in what looked a strong maiden plate; progressing at a rate of knots; first go at a handicap
631-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-7
OR: 75
Days: 81
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Oct 21 Gre Greyville 5f Md 9-4 b 1/8 Guy Fox (3½L) Evs - 73
13 Oct 21 Gre Greyville 5f Md 9-4 3/11 Master Keeku (1L) 25/4 - 52
12 Sep 21 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-2 6/14 Proud Master (8¾L) 40/1 - 32
Verdict

A hike in the weights makes life tougher for Prince Tyrion but FRENCH MASTERPIECE is strongly fancied to come out on top. All The Time may give the others plenty to think about, and there should be plenty of market support for Joshua Hotsnake.

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French Masterpiece
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