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19 January 2023
Thursday 19th January

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Gauteng Guineas Day 4 Feb Maiden Plate(For all Maidens. R15 000 Win bonus ROA Members) Racecard

  • Channel: SIS
  • Distance: 1m 2f
Runners
12

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(1)
Big Five silk
Big Five
J: J P v'd Merwe
T: J S Roux
Beaten 6l into third (1m, 8-1) in a maiden plate last month; 25th attempt to break his duck
77583-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 56
Days: 37
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 3/8 Midnight Crystal (5¾L) 8/1 56 -
29 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 8/11 Billy Spellbound (8¼L) 16/1 57 -
15 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 5/10 Future Pearl (3¼L) 25/2 57 28
3 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 b 7/11 Run For Cover (6½L) 10/1 57 -
20 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 b 7/12 Samthewiseman (6¾L) 7/2 59 -
4 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 b 4/12 Just Eminent (2¾L) 18/10 59 -
2
(7)
Fast Duty silk
Fast Duty
J: K Matsunyane
T: S T Pettigrew
Stepped up to 1m1f in a maiden plate over Christmas when beaten just under 3l to finish third with two of these rivals behind; a likely player
563-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 75
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-2 3/10 American Star (2¾L) 16/1 - -
3 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-4 6/9 Bright Blue Sky (5L) 33/10 - 46
17 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 5/12 World's Best (5¾L) 66/1 - -
3
(2)
Puerto Plata silk
Puerto Plata
J: G Lerena
T: J J Van Vuuren
Missed out by a head sent off 17-2 in a maiden plate over Christmas (over 1m here); prospects in this race
672-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 73
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 2/8 Black Lightning (hd) 17/2 - 39
6 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 7/10 Sylvan Theater (7¼L) 11/2 - 38
16 Aug 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-2 6/7 Kalahari Blue (9L) 63/100 - 12
4
(8)
What Say You silk
What Say You
J: P Mxoli
T: S J Gray
Decent effort when 16-1 third in a maiden plate 14 days ago (over 1m here); in the mix
5546-3
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 72
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Jan 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 b 3/9 Bowl First (3¼L) 16/1 72 22
15 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-4 b 6/10 Lover's Lane (9¼L) 3/1 74 -
1 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-2 b 4/16 Dj Junior (4L) 10/1 74 2
1 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 b 5/9 Ignatius (12L) 16/1 74 -
30 Aug 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 5/13 Houston (4L) 16/1 - 30
6 Aug 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-2 b 4/11 Twice The Storm (5L) 33/1 - 32
5
(11)
Prime Example silk
Prime Example
J: R Munger
T: A B Fortune
Split Fast Duty and War Medal when fifth over Christmas (maiden plate) here (1m1f); can figure
42225-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 70
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-2 b 5/10 American Star (5¼L) 6/1 71 -
8 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-2 b 2/8 Top Sail (3¼L) 9/4 71 63
15 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 12f Md 8-11 b 2/9 Twice In Camden (7¾L) 1/2 71 -
27 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-0 b 2/11 Otto Luyken (shd) 20/1 70 -
8 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 10f Md 9-0 b 4/8 Alfaatik (7¾L) 6/1 71 2
27 Sep 22 Tur Turffontein 9f MdHc 8-8 b 2/7 The Inkosana (hd) 7/1 71 46
6
(10)
Wonderworld silk
Wonderworld
J: K De Melo
T: C Dawson
Fair effort (maiden plate) here over Christmas; yard in good form and hard to dismiss
5554-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 69
Days: 21
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 4/8 Black Lightning (2¾L) 25/2 69 30
22 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 5/10 Celestial City (4¾L) 33/1 - 18
6 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 5/10 Sylvan Theater (6L) 25/1 - 43
19 May 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 5/7 Climate Control (14L) 20/1 - -
7
(12)
War Medal silk
War Medal
J: R Simons
T: P F Matchett
No impression when sixth of ten (maiden plate, over 1m1f here) over Christmas; in first-time blinkers
856-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 67
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-2 6/10 American Star (7¼L) 40/1 - -
6 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 8-9 5/11 Ryan's Dream (4¼L) 66/1 - 14
22 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 8-7 8/10 Celestial City (8¾L) 50/1 - 3
8
(5)
Hephaestus silk
Hephaestus
J: M Thackeray
T: D C Pretorius
Well beaten in first-time blinkers in a maiden plate three months ago here (1m½f) when 64l last of 12; unlikely to make any impact
670-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 10
Days: 98
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-2 b 12/12 King Of Rome (64L) 125/1 - -
29 Sep 22 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 7/7 African Torrent (30L) 125/1 - -
4 Aug 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-0 6/6 Feather Boa (56L) 75/1 - -
9
(4)
Broadlands silk
Broadlands
J: C Habib
T: S G Tarry
Only finished third of seven despite odds of Evs here (1m1f) over Christmas; stable is operating at a decent strike-rate (7-30) over the past two weeks and needs considering
533-
Age: 3
Weight: 8-8
OR: 73
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 3/7 Pomozelous (3L) Evs - -
13 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 3/8 Sea Anemone (¾L) 9/4 - 33
24 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 5/12 Que Ceu Azul (6¾L) 33/1 - 57
10
(3)
Queen Britanna silk
Queen Britanna
J: N Klink
T: G J Maroun
Losing run stretches to 15; beaten 1l over Christmas when sent off 25-1 with blinkers reapplied (maiden plate) at Turffontein Standside stepped up to 1m4f
93953-
Age: 3
Weight: 8-8
OR: 67
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 12f Md 8-6 b 3/7 Nuclear Force (1L) 25/1 67 -
13 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-6 5/7 Go Flichity (3¾L) 33/1 62 14
3 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-4 9/11 Silver Hills (17L) 20/1 66 -
15 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-2 3/11 Coffeeberry (2¼L) 66/1 57 19
6 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-0 9/10 Sylvan Theater (9L) 33/1 60 27
24 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 9/12 Que Ceu Azul (14L) 40/1 62 31
11
(9)
Street's Ahead silk
Street's Ahead
J: M V'Rensburg
T: C Spies
Finished last dropped back to 1m½f last Thursday; still without a win after 17 starts; hard to recommend
4046-0
Age: 3
Weight: 8-8
OR: 58
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Jan 23 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-4 b 16/16 Three Strands (18L) 75/1 58 -
24 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 12f Md 8-6 b 6/7 Nuclear Force (15L) 40/1 58 -
29 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 8-6 b 4/11 Billy Spellbound (6¼L) 40/1 58 -
24 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-0 b 10/12 Lady Regent (15L) 50/1 55 -
17 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-3 b 4/7 San Quintin (7L) 50/1 57 26
10 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 10f Md 8-6 b 5/10 Gregor Macgregor (9¾L) 66/1 57 -
12
(6)
Turnthebeataround silk
Turnthebeataround
J: M Yeni
T: M F De Kock
Disappointing fourth at 4-1 on her debut (over 7f here); form given substance by next-time-out winners
4-
Age: 3
Weight: 8-8
OR: -
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 4/10 Save The Queen (4½L) 4/1 - -
Verdict

This looks a tight contest on the figures but the suggestion is WONDERWORLD. Prime Example needs to bounce back from a below-par run.

Verdict silk image
Wonderworld
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