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16 August 2022
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Next Turffontein Racemeeting Thursday 25 August Mr 66 Handicap(Open) Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 6f
Runners
11

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(2)
Twice As Wild silk
Twice As Wild
J: K Matsunyane
T: G J Maroun
Has winning form at this course; produced a good effort to finish third (this distance, Turffontein Standside, fillies handicap) last Tuesday; easy to see her making an impression despite this step up in class
130363
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 66
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Aug 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 9-2 3/9 Red Carpet Girl (1½L) 13/2 66 46
28 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 8-6 6/16 Golden Aspen (2½L) 14/1 67 35
9 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-12 3/14 Integrate (nk) 20/1 67 -
26 May 22 Vaa Vaal 7f 8-3 15/20 Funky Music (11L) 25/1 68 16
5 May 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-0 3/10 Willow Lane (3¼L) 5/1 68 39
5 Apr 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-1 1/10 Orgetorix (3L) 6/1 62 46
2
(11)
Earl Of Cardigan silk
Earl Of Cardigan
J: K A Brewer
T: G J Maroun
Finally snapped losing run seven days ago at Turffontein Standside, getting the job done by just over 1l
234981
Age: 4
Weight: 9-5
OR: 65
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Aug 22 Tur Turffontein 5f Md 9-6 b 1/10 Lebanese Pound (1¼L) 8/1 65 58
14 Apr 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 8/9 Integrate (13L) 3/1 70 -
31 Mar 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 9/11 Desert Crusader (14½L) 2/1 70 -
22 Mar 22 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 b 4/13 Modern Magician (3¼L) 5/1 69 37
10 Mar 22 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 b 3/12 Black Burner (hd) 50/3 66 45
27 Feb 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 b 2/7 Jp Two Thousand (2¼L) 20/1 64 40
3
(9)
Magic Flower silk
Magic Flower
J: R A Venniker 3
T: P A Peter
Has won here before; finished last of 12 (handicap) two weeks ago (Turffontein Standside) over this distance; running in a handicap for just the second time; competitive shout now dropping in class
796810
Age: 3
Weight: 9-4
OR: 78
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Aug 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 8-7 b 12/12 Frontline Fighter (7L) 33/1 78 30
5 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-0 b 1/7 Great Times (1½L) 6/1 - 35
7 Jun 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 8-8 b 8/14 Thymetoshine (9L) 33/1 - 15
19 May 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-0 6/9 Giancarlo (5¼L) 16/1 - 16
27 Apr 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 8-11 9/9 Mcebisi (9¾L) 33/10 - -
5 Apr 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-0 7/10 Twice As Wild (8¼L) 3/1 - 15
4
(1)
Var Park silk
Var Park
J: J Solomons
T: G J Maroun
Well held in the Grade 2 S A Nursery over this trip in April (Turffontein Standside); first go in a handicap; others perhaps more persuasive despite dropping in class
42428
Age: 3
Weight: 9-4
OR: 78
Days: 108
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Apr 22 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-6 8/9 Miss Cool (12½L) 100/1 - 29
21 Apr 22 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 2/8 Prophet (4¼L) 17/10 - 38
26 Mar 22 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-10 4/6 Karangetang (11L) 40/1 - -
5 Mar 22 Tur Turffontein 5f 8-10 2/5 Set To Go (3¼L) 25/2 - 40
17 Feb 22 Vaa Vaal 5f 9-6 4/7 What A Tiger (3¼L) 100/7 - 30
5
(7)
Dancing Dora silk
Dancing Dora
J: P Strydom
T: F Bronkhorst
Not been able to make much of an impact in handicaps recently and generally modest form since fillies maiden plate success at Vaal in December; finished last of nine (this distance Turffontein Standside, fillies handicap) last Tuesday
0-7809
Age: 4
Weight: 9-4
OR: 64
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Aug 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 9-0 9/9 Red Carpet Girl (5¾L) 33/1 64 29
28 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 8-3 11/16 Golden Aspen (5¼L) 66/1 64 23
25 Jan 22 Tur Turffontein 7f NvHc 8-3 8/9 Florentine (9¼L) 40/1 69 26
13 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-11 7/12 Samoa (8½L) 25/1 71 31
30 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 7-13 10/12 Euro Cent (8¼L) 50/3 71 28
14 Dec 21 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 1/12 Arabian Sky (nk) 50/7 67 26
6
(4)
Player silk
Player
J: K De Melo
T: C Dawson
Beaten 5l when fifth of nine but didn't run badly at 25-1 here latest; first run in a handicap; should not be far away if replicating best efforts
3-05
Age: 4
Weight: 9-4
OR: 64
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 5/9 Total Protection (5L) 25/1 - 47
15 Feb 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 10/14 King Arthur (8¾L) 10/1 - -
9 Dec 21 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-4 3/12 Twosidestoastory (6½L) 50/3 - 16
7
(6)
Musical Kiss silk
Musical Kiss
J: S Sosibo 9
T: G J Maroun
Finished towards the rear of 14 beaten 6l in June at Vaal; this just her second run in a handicap; others appeal more with this looking tougher than last time
405610
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 61
Days: 63
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
14 Jun 22 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 8-3 b 12/14 Love Bite (6½L) 33/1 61 26
31 May 22 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 8-11 b 1/11 Quick Run (shd) 50/1 48 48
15 May 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 8-11 6/7 Shikoku (12L) 66/1 50 -
8 May 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 8-5 b 5/8 Porfirio (6½L) 25/2 51 14
26 Apr 22 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-1 b 13/14 Time Silhouette (19½L) 20/1 53 -
14 Apr 22 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-1 b 4/9 Double Magic (6¾L) 20/1 56 32
8
(5)
Irrevocable Dream silk
Irrevocable Dream
J: M V'Rensburg
T: F Bronkhorst
Sole career win came on Turf; ran well (7-2) beaten half a length (handicap, at Vaal Classic over this distance) on Thursday; has to be respected if building on last performance
44-292
Age: 6
Weight: 8-12
OR: 59
Days: 5
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Aug 22 Vaa Vaal 6f NvHc 8-3 2/6 Lulu's Boy (½L) 7/2 59 52
9 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-4 9/14 Integrate (5½L) 5/1 59 -
3 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 5f 8-11 2/15 Scottadito (hd) 17/2 59 50
23 Feb 21 Vaa Vaal 6f NvHc 8-3 4/10 Battle Force (5¼L) 17/4 63 55
26 Jan 21 Vaa Vaal 7f 8-11 4/14 Evening Rise (2½L) 67/20 63 -
19 Nov 20 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-4 6/15 Crown Guardian (2¼L) 5/1 65 31
9
(3)
Cocoa Hill silk
Cocoa Hill
J: N Klink
T: F Bronkhorst
Managed only one win; beaten just over 2l two weeks ago when sent off 33-1 at Turffontein Standside; if stepping up from most recent effort likely to be involved
055596
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
OR: 57
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Aug 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-3 6/13 Princess Philippa (2L) 33/1 57 -
28 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-3 9/11 Dancing Arabian (8L) 14/1 57 10
5 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 7f NvHc 7-13 5/10 Kotinos (3½L) 40/1 57 33
23 Jun 22 Vaa Vaal 7f 8-3 5/13 Quattro Passi (1¾L) 20/1 57 -
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
10
(10)
Bridge Of Spies silk
Bridge Of Spies
J: J Penny
T: D C Pretorius
Potentially on a good mark but has had lots of chances since last win; not beaten too far at 66-1 when sixth of ten in a handicap 12 days ago (Vaal Classic); now drops in class but looks vulnerable
000906
Age: 7
Weight: 8-3
OR: 50
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Aug 22 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 8-3 6/10 Spielberg (3½L) 66/1 50 34
3 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 5f 8-11 10/15 Scottadito (6¾L) 66/1 50 26
19 May 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 8-3 b 9/10 Rollwiththepunches (15½L) 80/1 50 8
19 Apr 22 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-8 10/10 Astrocyte (22L) 50/1 51 -
9 Apr 22 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-7 11/11 Global Ransom (8¾L) 100/1 51 22
24 Mar 22 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-7 12/12 The Makwakkers (7½L) 25/1 51 30
11
(8)
Princess Queen silk
Princess Queen
J: P Mxoli 3
T: G J Maroun
You have to go back a long way to find her only win; first-time blinkers didn't work on Thursday (Vaal Classic) when beaten 8l; blinkers now left off; this looks a tough ask
800680
Age: 4
Weight: 8-3
OR: 48
Days: 5
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Aug 22 Vaa Vaal 5f 8-4 b 10/11 Stormy Seas (7¾L) 66/1 48 20
4 Aug 22 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 8-3 8/10 Spielberg (6½L) 66/1 48 23
16 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-0 6/8 Coming In Hot (5½L) 40/1 50 21
3 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 5f 8-5 11/15 Scottadito (9L) 33/1 54 16
14 Jun 22 Vaa Vaal 5f Hc 7-13 11/14 Love Bite (5L) 25/1 57 30
27 Apr 22 Tur Turffontein 7f 7-13 8/11 Bloomington (16L) 33/1 57 7
Verdict

This is not a race for maximum stakes - Player needs to bounce back from a below-par run while we haven't seen the best of Irrevocable Dream for some time. However, the suggestion is TWICE AS WILD who is a CD winner.

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Twice As Wild
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