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22 January 2023
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Sea Cottage Stakes (grade 3)(3 year olds) Racecard

  • Channel: SIS
  • Distance: 1m 1f
Runners
10

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(9)
Billy Bowlegs silk
Billy Bowlegs
J: M Yeni
T: A G Laird
Narrow scorer in a handicap two weeks ago (Vaal Classic); in with a shout despite moving up in class
1058-1
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 100
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Jan 23 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-2 1/10 Eye Of The Prophet (shd) 28/10 96 -
26 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 8/13 Union Square (6¼L) 33/1 96 49
29 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-0 5/16 Anfields Rocket (2¾L) 66/1 96 71
30 Jul 22 Gre Greyville 8f 9-6 12/14 Cousin Casey (8¼L) 66/1 - 67
19 Jun 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 1/8 Total Protection (nk) 10/1 - 85
8 May 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 10/15 Thunderstruck (14½L) 33/1 - 4
2
(8)
Otto Luyken silk
Otto Luyken
J: G Lerena
T: T Zackey
Belied 10-1 price 50 days ago here (1m); this represents a step up in class but is respected
43101-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 89
Days: 50
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 8f NvHc 9-0 1/5 Celestial City (1L) 10/1 83 31
26 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 b 10/13 Union Square (8¾L) 100/1 76 40
27 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-0 1/11 Prime Example (shd) 9/4 - -
13 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-2 3/12 King Of Rome (¾L) 6/4 - 46
29 Sep 22 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 4/7 African Torrent (½L) 16/1 - -
3
(1)
Pragmatist silk
Pragmatist
J: K De Melo
T: J J Van Vuuren
Behind Bonete over C&D when runner-up (sent off 5-4) over Christmas in what looked a strong handicap; this looks tougher but has claims
41212-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 88
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-1 2/8 Bonete (1L) 5/4 84 17
10 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 9f 8-11 1/9 High Moon () 5/4 78 52
6 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-3 2/4 Good Council (2¼L) 7/2 78 20
15 Sep 22 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-0 1/11 Carnelo (1¼L) 18/10 - 38
28 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-0 4/14 Boisterous (6¾L) 25/1 - 30
4
(6)
African Torrent silk
African Torrent 1
J: J P v'd Merwe
T: M/a Azzie
Narrow success in a handicap 17 days ago (Vaal Classic) in a competitive contest over this trip
4115-1
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 85
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Jan 23 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-2 1/9 Celestial City (¾L) 7/2 81 -
6 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-10 5/8 Poets Warrior (3L) 17/10 81 57
6 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-3 1/7 Atticus Finch (½L) 5/1 77 12
29 Sep 22 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 1/7 Battleground (shd) 6/1 - -
3 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 8-11 4/8 River Romeo (1½L) 25/1 - 30
26 May 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 8-11 14/19 Orgetorix (13L) 25/2 - -
5
(10)
American Star silk
American Star
J: D Schwarz
T: T Zackey
Did well from a poor draw (Vaal Classic) over Christmas running over this trip when a just over 2l winner, registering his first success in what looked an up-to-scratch maiden plate; this represents a step up in class so hard enough to fancy
641-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 81
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-2 1/10 Battleground (2¼L) 25/2 - -
13 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 4/8 Midnight Crystal (5¾L) 7/2 - -
1 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 6/17 Winter Greeting (5½L) 10/1 - -
6
(2)
Ryan's Dream silk
Ryan's Dream
J: D De Gouveia
T: M/a Azzie
Out of the frame beaten 5l (went off 11-2) 12 days ago (over 1m here); has winning form at this course; facing a tougher assignment than last week, looks an unlikely winner
1-7
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 81
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Jan 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-1 7/11 Zuzan (5L) 11/2 81 42
6 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-4 1/11 Spring Will Come (¾L) 25/1 - 29
7
(4)
King Of Rome silk
King Of Rome 1
J: M V'Rensburg
T: M N Houdalakis
Ran well (9-2) beaten half a length at Vaal Classic over Christmas in what looked a strong handicap
63312-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 77
Days: 24
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
29 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 8-9 h1 2/11 Twin Turbo (½L) 9/2 76 -
13 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-2 1/12 Big Guy (½L) 9/2 76 49
29 Sep 22 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 3/7 African Torrent (hd) 25/2 - -
30 Aug 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 3/6 Now I Got You (3¾L) 25/1 - 27
26 Jul 22 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 6/9 I Am Giant (9¼L) 20/1 - 28
8
(7)
Libeccio silk
Libeccio
J: R Munger
T: T Zackey
No impression when seventh last Thursday at Vaal Classic; facing a tougher assignment than last Thursday, not taken to make a serious impact
1524-7
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 77
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Jan 23 Vaa Vaal 8f NvHc 8-5 7/8 Toffas (9¼L) 25/2 80 18
13 Dec 22 Vaa Vaal 7f NvHc 8-7 4/6 Jimmy Don (5L) 7/2 80 -
29 Nov 22 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-8 2/7 Future Pearl (2¼L) 17/2 79 50
6 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-5 5/7 African Torrent (3L) 17/2 79 2
24 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 1/8 Gimme Royalty (8¾L) 3/1 74 86
8 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 10f Md 9-0 2/8 Alfaatik (5½L) 17/2 63 10
9
(3)
None Other silk
None Other
J: S Khumalo
T: M N Houdalakis
Successful by 1l at Vaal Classic 17 days ago in what looked a strong fillies handicap; this represents a step up in class but looks a contender
9352-1
Age: 3
Weight: 9-1
OR: 101
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
5 Jan 23 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-2 1/9 Sister Light () 91/100 97 -
18 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 2/12 Emirate Gina (¾L) 5/1 97 64
29 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 5/13 Miss Daisy (3¼L) 20/1 97 51
8 Oct 22 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-2 3/9 Captain Peg (1½L) 33/1 97 47
30 Jul 22 Gre Greyville 8f 9-6 9/14 Canadian Summer (5¼L) 7/1 - 61
9 Jul 22 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 1/7 Light Of Day (4¼L) 67/100 - 54
10
(5)
Bonete silk
Bonete
J: R Simons
T: M F De Kock
CD winner including when successful by 1l over Christmas; this looks tougher but should be on the premises
151-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-1
OR: 97
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 22 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-6 1/8 Pragmatist (1L) 7/2 89 26
18 Nov 22 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 5/12 Emirate Gina (4½L) 5/2 89 50
20 Oct 22 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 1/10 Splendid Season (4¾L) 91/100 - -
Verdict

There's not much between those likely to be in the mix - Otto Luyken is capable of running well while None Other is likely to attract market support. However, it's hard to get away from BONETE who can confirm superiority with Pragmatist and has been a winner over this CD.

Verdict silk image
Bonete
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