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17 January 2023
Tuesday 17th January

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  • Channel: SIS
  • Distance: 7f 110y
Runners
14

Type
Flat

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(14)
Quixote silk
Quixote
J: K De Melo
T: J J Van Vuuren
Solid runner-up in a maiden plate over Christmas (over 7f here); strong claims as stable in excellent health
4722-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 80
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 2/10 Celtic Rumours (4¼L) 5/2 81 -
17 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 2/12 World's Best (2L) 5/2 - -
29 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-4 7/15 Cian The Conqueror (3¾L) 40/1 - 29
17 Mar 22 Vaa Vaal 5f 9-1 4/5 Magic Tycoon (8¾L) 4/1 - 25
2
(3)
Silvano's Song silk
Silvano's Song
J: K Matsunyane
T: S T Pettigrew
Comfortably beaten finishing third (7l, maiden plate, Turffontein Standside) two weeks ago; poses a threat
83-3
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 70
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jan 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-4 3/12 Roll Over Redrover (7¼L) 20/1 - 47
8 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 3/10 Robert Burns (5½L) 9/2 - -
3 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 8/11 Run For Cover (6½L) 25/1 - -
3
(4)
Raptor Island silk
Raptor Island
J: G Pieterse
T: A P Peter
Finished third when beaten just over 2l in a maiden plate 43 days ago after showing little previously at Greyville Polytrack, next-time-out winner Action Time boosted the form; makes debut for stable; could be in the mix if reproducing most recent effort
07453-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 65
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Dec 22 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-4 3/8 Sir Theodore (2¼L) 14/1 62 52
28 Nov 22 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-4 b 5/7 Don't Linngar (6¾L) 4/1 62 33
7 Nov 22 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-2 4/7 Royal Point (5L) 5/1 58 20
5 Sep 22 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-0 7/9 Diani (7¾L) 20/1 - 17
14 Aug 22 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-2 12/16 Cheeky Laddie (9½L) 50/1 - 17
24 Jul 22 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-0 8/14 Strawberry Bear (10½L) 33/1 - 17
4
(10)
To The King silk
To The King
J: J P v'd Merwe
T: J S Roux
Well held seventh of ten in a maiden plate upped to 1m1f over Christmas here; should figure
56067-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 65
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-2 b 7/10 American Star (7¼L) 125/1 65 -
15 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 b 6/10 Fog Bank (7L) 66/1 64 -
1 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 11/17 Winter Greeting (13½L) 66/1 66 -
1 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-2 6/16 Dj Junior (8¼L) 40/1 - -
13 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 5/11 Futurewolff (5L) 100/1 - -
30 Aug 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 11/13 Houston (14½L) 125/1 - -
5
(13)
Big Dreamer silk
Big Dreamer
J: J Greyling
T: C Spies
Finished ninth dropped back to 1m1f in a maiden plate over Christmas when beaten a fair way (9l); gone 12 races without a win and has generally struggled of late; others appeal more
0879-0
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 52
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Jan 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 b 12/12 Vitellius (12½L) 125/1 52 -
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 -
6
(2)
Jet Dynasty silk
Jet Dynasty
J: C Habib
T: S G Tarry
Second favourite on his debut in October but not able to deliver (in blinkers, 7-2, at Vaal Classic over 7f); blinkers worn previously dispensed with; must step up
0-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 b 11/11 Futurewolff (29L) 7/2 - -
7
(12)
Mo The Man silk
Mo The Man
J: G Lerena
T: J J Van Vuuren
Last of five two months ago (over 6f here); previous run was disappointing, but finished third two starts back; should not be ruled out
35-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 54
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 8-6 5/5 Dyce (11L) 40/1 - 45
15 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-4 3/10 The Mauritian (3L) 9/2 - 32
8
(7)
Dame Colleen silk
Dame Colleen
J: M Thackeray
T: J A Visser
Long-standing maiden; finished last of 14 (maiden plate) in October here (7f); her claims aren't overly compelling
78860-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 48
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-0 14/14 Global Approach (25L) 125/1 48 -
15 Sep 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-8 p 6/10 Miss Tango (5¾L) 16/1 51 -
3 Sep 22 Tur Turffontein 10f Md 9-6 p 8/8 Raratonga Rose (14½L) 16/1 51 -
22 Aug 22 Gre Greyville 10f Md 8-12 p 8/11 Monsieur Chevelle (4¾L) 20/1 54 -
4 Aug 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 p 7/9 Skyfull (6½L) 20/1 54 -
26 Jul 22 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-6 p 4/9 Song Of Angels (5½L) 33/1 47 8
9
(6)
Powers That Be silk
Powers That Be
J: K A Brewer
T: A G Laird
Not disgraced when sixth of 11 (Turffontein Standside) two weeks ago; has to be respected
4803-6
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: 69
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jan 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-4 6/11 October Fair (3¼L) 10/1 69 25
15 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 3/10 Save The Queen (2¼L) 16/1 65 -
1 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 10/13 Above The World (11½L) 14/1 - 12
18 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-4 8/15 Gimmealight (9½L) 20/1 - 8
18 Jan 22 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 4/12 Vantage Point (2L) 25/4 - 23
10
(9)
Hayley's Promise silk
Hayley's Promise
J: R Munger
T: A B Fortune
Upped to 1m½f finishing 6l behind the winner two months ago; is a player
87567-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: 60
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-2 7/11 Coffeeberry (6¼L) 25/1 62 4
20 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 6/10 Bonete (14L) 66/1 64 -
4 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 5/13 Eastern World (5L) 25/1 - -
3 Sep 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-0 7/10 Lunar Ballade (8¼L) 40/1 - -
6 Aug 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-2 8/9 Rockets Red Glare (14½L) 33/1 - -
11
(8)
Together Again silk
Together Again
J: C Maujean
T: F Bronkhorst
Comfortably beaten into seventh over Christmas (over 6f here); others more appealing
907-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: 53
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 7/9 Welcome Breeze (13L) 75/1 - -
10 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 11/19 Kinky Boots (9L) 66/1 - 8
1 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-1 9/15 Siberian Steel (8¼L) 66/1 - 23
12
(11)
Keep The Fort silk
Keep The Fort
J: R Danielson
T: M N Houdalakis
Was seventh of eight, beaten 7l, in a maiden plate here over 1m over Christmas; should not be far away
67-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 8-12 7/8 Black Lightning (7L) 6/1 - 8
8 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 6/11 Bee In My Bonnet (4¼L) 33/1 - -
13
(5)
London Paladium silk
London Paladium
J: M V'Rensburg
T: M N Houdalakis
Safely held in eighth here over Christmas; others more appealing
58-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 8/10 Elembee (18L) 25/2 - -
15 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 5/13 Nyali Beach (6¼L) 33/1 - -
14
(1)
Rise Above silk
Rise Above
J: D Schwarz
T: J S Roux
Finished last of ten on her debut running here over 7f (100-1); could improve from first run although a leap forward required to win this
0-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 10/10 Back To The Future (27L) 100/1 - -
Verdict

QUIXOTE is strongly fancied to prevail. Silvano's Song looks an obvious danger, and Mo The Man would need to be forgiven a poor run last time to be a contender.

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Quixote
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