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16 January 2023
Monday 16th January

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  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 7f
Runners
12

Type
Flat

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(4)
Gimme A Diamond silk
Gimme A Diamond
J: S Khumalo
T: J A Soma
Beaten 5l when fifth of 14 but didn't run badly at 20-1 in a maiden plate over this distance three months ago at Vaal Classic; in the mix based on him finishing third at Turffontein Inside three starts back
50365-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 72
Days: 81
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 5/14 Global Approach (5L) 20/1 74 -
1 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 b 6/9 Ignatius (12½L) 9/2 75 -
1 Sep 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-0 3/7 The Chosen One (2L) 4/1 - 39
26 Jul 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 8-8 10/15 Never To Clever (13L) 4/1 - 10
30 Jun 22 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-9 5/8 Mercantour (5¼L) 50/1 - 24
2
(3)
Stepping Out silk
Stepping Out
J: R Munger
T: D Nieuwenhuizen
Turned over at 33-10 (maiden plate) when dropped back to 6½f at Vaal latest; if replicating best efforts poses a threat
32449-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 72
Days: 46
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 9/17 Winter Greeting (8L) 33/10 73 -
22 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 4/10 Celestial City (3¼L) 5/1 77 23
27 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 4/14 Global Approach (3¾L) 2/1 79 -
10 Sep 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-0 2/9 Tamarisk Tree (5¾L) Evs 81 34
21 Jul 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 3/7 Home Of The Brave (4L) 33/20 - 42
28 Jun 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 8-11 2/7 Meridius (2½L) 17/2 - 15
3
(9)
Labrausco silk
Labrausco
J: S Sosibo 9
T: G J Maroun
Gone 16 races without a win; came home fifth, beaten 6l, in a maiden plate on Tuesday here (6f); has to be considered
7667-5
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 58
Days: 6
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Jan 23 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 8-11 b 5/13 Stroke Of Mercy (5½L) 125/1 58 27
29 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 7-11 b 7/11 In Cahoots (5¾L) 100/1 59 -
13 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 6/8 Midnight Crystal (7½L) 66/1 51 -
3 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 8-4 6/7 In The Ether (9L) 25/1 55 -
6 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 12f Hc 8-3 7/7 Alfaatik (11½L) 40/1 54 -
24 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 5/8 Libeccio (9¼L) 80/1 54 52
4
(12)
Big Dreamer silk
Big Dreamer
J: J Greyling
T: C Spies
Finished ninth, beaten a fair distance, in a maiden plate (Vaal Classic) over Christmas when dropped down to 1m1f; recent form leaves something to be desired and attempts to score at the 13th time of asking
00879-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 52
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-2 b 9/10 American Star (8¾L) 125/1 52 -
24 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 12f Md 9-0 b 7/7 Nuclear Force (25L) 125/1 52 -
8 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 b 8/10 Robert Burns (13L) 50/1 47 -
6 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-4 b 11/11 Ryan's Dream (22L) 125/1 47 -
22 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 b 10/10 Celestial City (15½L) 100/1 55 -
17 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-3 7/7 San Quintin (20L) 50/1 57 -
5
(7)
American Biscuit silk
American Biscuit
J: D Schwarz
T: T Zackey
First race; out of a winning dam; can only be watched against rivals with form already in the book
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
6
(2)
Kanimambo silk
Kanimambo
J: C Maujean
T: D N Stenger
Didn't offer much when fourth of 12 (this trip, here, maiden plate) 14 days ago when first-time blinkers didn't help; he can be taken on
8-4
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jan 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-4 b 4/12 Roll Over Redrover (7¾L) 80/1 - 45
15 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 8/10 Treaty (13½L) 50/1 - -
7
(5)
Lord Nelson silk
Lord Nelson
J: K De Melo
T: J J Van Vuuren
Well held seventh of 17 (maiden plate) last month (Vaal); should be wiser for experience so is a solid option
07-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 46
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 7/17 Winter Greeting (6¾L) 5/1 - -
29 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-4 10/15 Cian The Conqueror (7½L) 100/1 - 15
8
(11)
Marquez silk
Marquez
J: K Matsunyane
T: M F De Kock
Finished 11th of 15 on his debut (over 6f here) in first-time blinkers (7-1) in October
0-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 79
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-4 b 11/15 Cian The Conqueror (7¾L) 7/1 - 14
9
(6)
Vitellius silk
Vitellius
J: R Simons
T: W C Marwing
Ran a good race in defeat on his debut when a close second over C&D (20-1); more scope than most; likely to give a strong account of himself
2-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 44
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-4 b 2/8 We'Ve Got Tonight (¾L) 20/1 - 68
10
(8)
World Heritage silk
World Heritage
J: Wes Marwing
T: B H Stidolph
No impression when fourth of ten (this distance Vaal Classic, fillies maiden plate) over Christmas when first-time blinkers didn't help; is passed over
00804-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: 65
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 b 4/10 Back To The Future (7¼L) 100/1 52 -
10 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-3 16/19 Kinky Boots (24L) 75/1 57 -
4 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 8/13 Eastern World (7¾L) 100/1 - -
30 Aug 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-3 15/18 Queen Of Smoke (20L) 66/1 - -
26 Jul 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 10/13 Jinqin (13L) 33/1 - -
11
(10)
A Place In The Sun silk
A Place In The Sun
J: J P v'd Merwe
T: A G Laird
Beaten 10l on her debut at Turffontein Inside at 25-1 in October; must step up
0-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: -
Days: 93
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-4 10/12 Morethanafeeling (10½L) 25/1 - 2
12
(1)
Miss Christmas silk
Miss Christmas
J: M V'Rensburg
T: M N Houdalakis
Out of a winning dam; trainer gets plenty of debutant winners; probably best watched against rivals with form already in the book
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: -
Days: -
Verdict

VITELLIUS is strongly fancied to prevail. He is running for just the second time with a few of his rivals looking more exposed. Gimme A Diamond, Stepping Out and Lord Nelson have a chance although they aren't easy to fancy based on what they did last time out.

Verdict silk image
Vitellius
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