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23 June 2022
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Racehorse Owners Association Classified Stakes(For horses with nett rating of 71 and below) Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 7f 55y
Runners
14

Type
Flat

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(4)
Corapi silk
Corapi
J: G Pieterse 6
T: P A Peter
Finished last dropped back to 6f in March (Vaal); won at Vaal five months ago and would not be a surprise to see him make a bold bid
4-1500
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 71
Days: 84
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
31 Mar 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-11 b 13/13 Frontline Fighter (8¾L) 25/1 74 36
13 Mar 22 Gre Greyville 8f Hc 8-5 b 13/14 Al's My Daddy (18L) 25/4 74 -
17 Feb 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-0 b 5/10 Suited Connector (2L) 25/4 74 48
20 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 b 1/9 Castle Of Glass (2L) 4/3 74 34
13 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 4/13 Quiet Rebellion (2¼L) 5/3 - 20
30 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-0 2/6 Invincible Wall (¾L) 4/3 - 5
2
(9)
In Cahoots silk
In Cahoots
J: J Solomons
T: S G Tarry
Beaten narrowly when unfancied at Vaal last Tuesday; no wins at this trip but a course winner; should go close
071572
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 70
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Jun 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 9-4 2/17 Call Me Master (hd) 14/1 70 67
26 May 22 Vaa Vaal 7f 9-6 7/20 Funky Music (3½L) 25/2 70 48
9 May 22 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 9-7 5/10 Winter Waves (2½L) 5/2 70 44
26 Apr 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-5 1/9 Moya Wa Laliga (hd) 6/1 66 46
9 Apr 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-11 7/10 Indus Knight (9½L) 16/1 70 37
17 Mar 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-12 10/14 Admiral Dooley (7¾L) 14/1 73 -
3
(5)
The Makwakkers silk
The Makwakkers
J: J Penny
T: R R Magner
Did well from an unfavourable draw in a stakes race in March at Turffontein Inside; yet to win over this distance; yard is going well and hard to ignore
82-391
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 69
Days: 91
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Mar 22 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-2 b 1/12 Trust The Fire (nk) 33/1 66 63
22 Feb 22 Vaa Vaal 7f 9-2 b 9/15 Letsdoit (6½L) 10/1 66 41
4 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 6f 9-2 b 3/12 Midnight Gem (2L) 50/3 66 74
18 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 9-0 b 2/12 West Coast Lover (1¾L) 25/2 66 38
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 9-1 b 8/17 Right Choice (4¼L) 25/2 67 36
21 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 7f 9-6 b 6/11 Dark Travel (3½L) 25/3 67 -
4
(12)
Courante silk
Courante
J: R Danielson
T: M F De Kock
Solid effort when beaten just under 3l to finish fifth (over 1m here) two weeks ago; won at Turffontein Inside four months ago and holds leading claims
23-105
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 74
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Jun 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-7 5/15 Vanderbilt (2¾L) 40/1 76 66
26 May 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-1 b 11/20 Sybaris (7½L) 33/1 76 48
19 Feb 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 b 1/8 Red Hot (2L) 1/6 76 25
4 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-4 b 3/9 Sun Bird (1½L) 1/2 78 18
15 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-2 2/11 Burmese Tiara (shd) 23/15 - 54
4 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 2/7 Goddess Of Light (hd) 50/7 - 42
5
(10)
Joint Effort silk
Joint Effort
J: J Greyling
T: J A Visser
Finished well behind the seventh, Cocoa Hill, in a stakes race (Vaal) two weeks ago when finishing towards the rear of 15 (dropped back to 5½f); not really built on success in a handicap in August at Fairview Polytrack; uphill struggle
0-0000
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 64
Days: 16
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Jun 22 Vaa Vaal 6f 8-12 b 14/15 Taikonaut (15L) 100/1 67 -
26 May 22 Vaa Vaal 7f 9-6 b 19/20 Funky Music (23L) 125/1 69 -
10 May 22 Vaa Vaal 6f 9-6 b 15/16 Special Variety (16L) 100/1 71 -
4 Mar 22 Fai Fairview 7f Hc 9-8 b 13/13 Masterful (18½L) 100/3 72 -
5 Nov 21 Fvw Fairview 7f Hc 9-4 b 11/16 Jean's Man (5L) 100/7 72 -
24 Sep 21 Fai Fairview 6f Hc 9-6 b 9/12 Kalahari Ferrari (18½L) 17/2 72 9
6
(7)
Desert Crusader silk
Desert Crusader
J: Wes Marwing
T: W C Marwing
Was ninth of 16, beaten 7l, in a stakes race at Vaal six weeks ago on his second outing for this trainer; running without blinkers; others appeal more
77-819
Age: 3
Weight: 8-11
OR: 64
Days: 44
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 May 22 Vaa Vaal 6f 8-11 b 9/16 Special Variety (7¼L) 25/1 64 24
31 Mar 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 1/11 Big Five () 16/1 52 26
26 Jan 22 Gre Greyville 9f Md 9-2 b 8/10 Stateofusa (8¼L) 40/1 54 4
28 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 9f Md 9-2 b 7/9 Tom's Act (10L) 25/1 56 11
10 Dec 21 Gre Greyville 8f Md 9-4 7/9 Miss Jacqueline (6¾L) 100/3 60 30
10 Nov 21 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-2 b 9/10 Rain Wear (13L) 50/3 63 -
7
(8)
Speechmaker silk
Speechmaker
J: M V'Rensburg
T: H E Adamson
Soundly beaten when sixth (stakes race, Turffontein Inside) two months ago; seems to have lost her way a bit but has won here before; should be thereabouts if replicating form of her win at Vaal Classic five months ago
-11266
Age: 5
Weight: 8-11
OR: 64
Days: 57
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Apr 22 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-11 b 6/11 Bloomington (9L) 14/1 64 38
10 Mar 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-4 b 6/13 Kind Judy (5L) 25/4 64 33
22 Feb 22 Vaa Vaal 7f 8-11 b 2/15 Letsdoit (3¼L) 10/1 64 49
18 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 7f 8-4 b 1/12 Grindelwald (¾L) 25/3 58 -
4 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-5 b 1/13 Kapama (nk) 100/7 52 68
14 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-8 b 3/14 Rose Willow (3¼L) 50/3 53 -
8
(14)
Lulu's Boy silk
Lulu's Boy
J: S Khumalo
T: J S Roux
A long time since his last win; not disgraced when ninth (Vaal, this trip, stakes race) latest; has shown signs of promise here and there and looks like a player
684289
Age: 5
Weight: 8-11
OR: 63
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 May 22 Vaa Vaal 7f 9-2 9/19 Call Me Master (3½L) 25/2 64 42
15 May 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-0 8/9 Team Gold (8¾L) 16/1 64 -
8 May 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-11 2/14 Jp Two Thousand (4L) 20/1 64 -
31 Mar 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 8-8 4/8 Florentine (3L) 50/1 64 51
21 Mar 22 Gre Greyville 6f Hc 8-10 8/10 We All Chomies (3L) 11/2 64 45
19 Feb 22 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-2 6/10 Grindelwald (5L) 50/7 64 36
9
(6)
Bella Rosa silk
Bella Rosa
J: P Mxoli 3
T: S T Pettigrew
Didn't run too badly when out of the frame at Vaal (beaten 4½l at 8-1) latest; posted a good effort when fourth here last month and has won here before; if replicating best efforts has to be considered
-74245
Age: 5
Weight: 8-7
OR: 62
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 May 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-1 5/20 Sybaris (4½L) 8/1 63 49
12 May 22 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-8 4/16 Duke Of Rain (1L) 11/2 64 53
21 Apr 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-3 2/11 Wokonda (¾L) 7/1 64 -
5 Apr 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-6 4/11 Willow Lane (5¼L) 9/2 66 27
22 Feb 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-4 7/19 Belle Of Belize (3¼L) 20/1 66 40
16 Oct 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-7 6/9 Eternity Ring (3L) 50/7 68 40
10
(2)
Quattro Passi silk
Quattro Passi
J: R Munger
T: B B Ruiters
Not beaten too far at 25-1 when eighth of 20 in a stakes race (over this distance, Vaal) latest; won at Vaal in January and likely to be involved
-21658
Age: 5
Weight: 8-7
OR: 59
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
26 May 22 Vaa Vaal 7f 8-11 8/20 Funky Music (5L) 25/1 60 37
23 Apr 22 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-11 5/8 Little Rain (3½L) 8/1 60 52
17 Mar 22 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-11 6/14 Secret Giver (2¾L) 10/1 60 38
27 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-10 1/13 Lulu's Boy (1¼L) 5/1 57 52
13 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-0 2/11 Golden Tune (shd) 50/9 56 47
30 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-3 5/12 Euro Cent (1¾L) 50/3 56 48
11
(3)
Sergei silk
Sergei
J: D B Geerthsen 9
T: P A Peter
A long time since he saw any reward for his efforts; could not manage better than seventh in a stakes race here 51 days ago; rates a likely contender if in the same mood as when runner-up five races back
27-957
Age: 4
Weight: 8-7
OR: 59
Days: 51
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 May 22 Vaa Vaal 9f 8-11 7/11 Immeasurable (7L) 14/1 63 -
9 Apr 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-6 b 5/10 Indus Knight (8½L) 33/1 65 36
10 Feb 22 Vaa Vaal 9f 9-6 b 9/13 Sybaris (7¾L) 91/20 67 35
18 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-2 b 7/17 Elusive Swann (9½L) 4/1 68 7
14 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-7 b 2/4 Bureau Des Legende (1½L) 5/3 68 70
21 Sep 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 9-2 b 3/11 Dancing Arabian (2¼L) 4/1 68 43
12
(11)
Stupefy silk
Stupefy
J: J R Syster
T: D Cason
Towards the rear of 16 (stakes race) latest (Vaal); remains lightly raced but recorded sole career win when competing on all-weather; not easy to fancy
/057-0
Age: 5
Weight: 8-7
OR: 56
Days: 44
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 May 22 Vaa Vaal 6f 8-8 13/16 Scottadito (8½L) 100/1 56 23
14 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 6f NvHc 7-11 7/8 Crimson Causeway (12L) 40/1 60 25
21 Oct 21 Vaa Vaal 7f 8-8 5/11 Dark Travel (2¾L) 100/1 50 -
14 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-11 10/10 Bravo One (23L) 25/1 58 -
22 Dec 20 Vaa Vaal 6f 8-7 8/15 Crown Guardian (5½L) 75/1 58 34
16 Mar 20 Fla Flamingo Park 7f Hc 9-0 7/7 Spike Wells (31L) 18/1 65 -
13
(13)
Jackman silk
Jackman
J: F Herholdt
T: B B Ruiters
Finished last of 12 (Vaal, this distance, handicap) in December; yet to win over 7f and a long time since he saw any reward for his efforts; returns from break; record fresh suggests he might need this run faces a very stiff task
00960-
Age: 8
Weight: 8-7
OR: 42
Days: 175
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-4 b 12/12 Euro Cent (11½L) 100/1 45 14
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 6/6 Lemon Delight (32L) 50/1 46 -
11 Nov 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-3 b 9/11 Timbavati River (5½L) 125/1 46 19
22 Sep 21 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 7-8 b 10/10 Caesura (5L) 200/3 46 -
16 Aug 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 8-4 b 11/12 What A Blast (15L) 50/1 48 2
28 Jun 21 Gre Greyville 7f Hc 8-3 b 12/12 Gold Season (9¼L) 200/3 50 20
14
(1)
Cocoa Hill silk
Cocoa Hill
J: N Klink
T: F Bronkhorst
You have to go back a long way to find her only win; well beaten fifth in a stakes race (Vaal) two weeks ago (dropped back to 5½f); not hard to turn elsewhere
007-05
Age: 3
Weight: 8-3
OR: 57
Days: 16
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Jun 22 Vaa Vaal 6f 8-4 5/15 Taikonaut (7¼L) 40/1 57 -
27 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-3 10/12 Letsdoit (3½L) 50/3 59 37
30 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-3 7/12 Euro Cent (4¾L) 100/1 61 37
7 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-3 19/19 Waqaas (79L) 100/1 61 -
18 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-3 b 13/18 Big City Girl (5¼L) 20/1 65 25
2 Nov 21 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-4 b 10/13 Samuel Salt (8½L) 100/1 69 -
Verdict

COURANTE rates a strong tip. She is a distance winner. The Makwakkers rates a serious danger while Bella Rosa is capable of running well, and Sergei is capable of better than his rather disappointing latest effort.

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Courante
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