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16 January 2023
Monday 16th January

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Furious Room Now Opened Mr 94 Handicap(Open) Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 1m 2f
Runners
6

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(3)
Expressfromtheus silk
Expressfromtheus
J: P Mxoli
T: T Zackey
Respectable fourth in a handicap (over 1m here) on Tuesday; has won previously at this course but hasn't won for a while; passed over
0505-4
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 94
Days: 6
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Jan 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-4 4/13 Platinum Sky (2¼L) 13/2 94 60
24 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 9f 7-12 5/7 Red Saxon (2¼L) 14/1 95 57
10 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f 8-11 17/27 Duke Of Sussex (8½L) 20/1 98 -
26 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-7 5/11 Forever Mine (2¼L) 50/1 98 77
15 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-1 12/14 Forever Mine (8¼L) 33/1 100 -
16 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 8f 8-11 4/7 Sovereign Spirit (3L) 6/1 103 28
2
(5)
Flashy Apache silk
Flashy Apache
J: G Lerena
T: T Zackey
Successful off career-high mark in a handicap here over 1m 27 days ago, getting the job done by 1l; should be on the premises
21221-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-5
OR: 94
Days: 27
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-2 b 1/7 Kaptein (1L) 33/10 90 64
6 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 9f 9-2 b 2/11 Electric Gold (3½L) 7/2 90 77
18 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 10f 9-2 b 2/11 Marchingontogether (2½L) 7/2 90 65
24 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-5 b 1/9 Kaptein (2¼L) 33/10 84 68
15 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-1 b 2/9 Bloomington (1¼L) 16/1 84 -
26 Jun 22 Gre Greyville 8f 8-10 b 6/8 Nexus (4¼L) 25/1 84 17
3
(2)
Diesel And Dust silk
Diesel And Dust
J: R Simons
T: P F Matchett
Finished second dropped back to 1m in a handicap on Tuesday here when involved in the finish at 14-1
638-2
Age: 5
Weight: 8-11
OR: 86
Days: 6
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Jan 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-6 2/13 Platinum Sky (hd) 14/1 86 58
18 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 10f 8-7 h1 8/11 Marchingontogether (9¼L) 25/2 88 41
20 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 8-10 3/6 East Coast (3L) 16/1 88 64
25 Aug 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-4 6/8 Vanderbilt (6L) 40/1 88 69
4
(6)
Total Protection silk
Total Protection
J: R Munger
T: A B Fortune
Respectable effort to finish third two weeks ago (over 1m1f here); first go at a handicap; drops in class and in with a chance
1501-3
Age: 3
Weight: 8-9
OR: 96
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jan 23 Tur Turffontein 9f 8-3 3/6 Puerto Manzano (2L) 25/1 96 37
22 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 8-8 1/6 Platinum Sky () 33/20 95 55
29 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-0 b 10/16 Anfields Rocket (5¾L) 66/1 95 61
22 Sep 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 8-7 5/6 Pyromaniac (4¼L) 6/1 95 45
16 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 8-11 1/9 Clap Of Thunder (2½L) 67/100 - 56
19 Jun 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 2/8 Billy Bowlegs (nk) 33/20 - 84
5
(1)
Star Coin silk
Star Coin
J: K A Brewer
T: A G Laird
Not beaten too far at 5-1 when fourth of ten attempting a Listed race for the first time over Christmas here over 7f; has won here in the past; opposable with stamina to prove at this trip
31514-
Age: 3
Weight: 8-5
OR: 92
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-12 4/10 Jimmy Don (3¾L) 5/1 92 92
6 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-8 1/6 Raffles (2L) 25/1 88 64
17 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-12 5/8 Tsar Bomba (5¾L) 16/1 88 -
10 May 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 1/9 Kill Shot (½L) 4/1 - 34
7 Apr 22 Vaa Vaal 6f 9-5 3/10 Maharanee (8¼L) 16/1 - 45
12 Mar 22 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-0 6/11 Union Square (6¼L) 40/1 - 27
6
(4)
Twin Turbo silk
Twin Turbo
J: S Sosibo 9
T: F P Habib
Narrow success in a handicap (Vaal Classic) over Christmas; yet to win over this distance; been raised a little in the ratings
33361-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-4
OR: 79
Days: 18
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-2 1/11 King Of Rome () 7/2 76 -
8 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-2 b 6/10 Eye Of The Prophet (1¾L) 17/2 76 58
24 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 8f 8-3 b 3/8 Imperial Master (nk) 10/1 76 58
3 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-6 3/8 Duke Of Sussex (7½L) 10/1 76 37
8 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-2 3/9 Tabebuia (1L) 10/1 76 80
1 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-6 5/10 Clarkson (9½L) 8/1 76 40
Verdict

This is a competitive race; there is a question mark over whether Total Protection will be effective over this trip but preference is for FLASHY APACHE who is a course winner. Diesel And Dust is capable of running well.

Verdict silk image
Flashy Apache
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