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13 February 2024
Tuesday 13th February

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Racing240 For Racing. For You Classified Stakes(For horses with nett rating of 71 and below) Racecard

  • Channel: SIS
  • Distance: 1m 3f
Runners
10

Type
All Weather

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(3)
Alado's Pride silk
Alado's Pride
J: T Mayhew 9
T: Z Oosthuizen
Gained narrow success in a stakes race upped to 1m1½f two weeks ago when beating Mingshi (sixth) and St Cloud (eighth, Fairview)
35-781
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 69
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Feb 24 Fai Fairview 10f 8-7 b 1/11 Reach Forthe Stars (hd) 14/1 64 -
19 Jan 24 Fai Fairview 8f Hc 9-6 b 8/11 Meetatthewindsor (8¾L) 33/1 66 26
12 Jan 24 Fai Fairview 7f Hc 9-0 b 7/12 Ubisika (5¾L) 40/1 66 33
1 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 11f Hc 9-1 b 5/12 Then In Focus (8½L) 20/1 67 23
10 Nov 23 Fvw Fairview 10f 9-2 b 3/10 Downing Seven (2½L) 10/1 67 56
3 Nov 23 Fai Fairview 9f 9-2 b 7/13 Jaspero (5½L) 14/1 67 47
2
(5)
Great Affair silk
Great Affair
J: R Danielson
T: T J Laing
Has run his best races on right-handed tracks; finished fifth dropped to 1m2f last month finishing 6l behind the winner at Fairview; the first won since
190-35
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 69
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Jan 24 Fai Fairview 10f Hc 8-9 b 5/14 Official Secret (6¼L) 40/1 70 22
5 Jan 24 Fai Fairview 12f 9-6 b 3/8 Mohandas (2½L) 10/1 70 74
1 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 11f Hc 9-4 b 10/12 Then In Focus (11L) 20/1 70 18
3 Nov 23 Fai Fairview 9f 9-6 b 9/13 Jaspero (6½L) 11/2 70 47
6 Oct 23 Fvw Fairview 11f Hc 8-12 b 1/9 Painite (shd) 7/1 67 65
1 Sep 23 Fai Fairview 12f 8-4 b 3/8 Bournemouth (10L) 14/1 67 40
3
(2)
Space Explorer silk
Space Explorer
J: D Schwarz
T: G D Smith
Finished tenth dropped back to 1m in a stakes race (Fairview) last month; easy enough to take on
3861-0
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 67
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Jan 24 Fai Fairview 8f 9-2 b 10/12 Sand Bank (11L) 40/1 67 24
30 Jun 23 Fvw Fairview 11f Md 9-6 b 1/9 Painite (shd) 25/1 61 30
29 May 23 Fvw Fairview 8f Md 9-6 b 6/14 Downing Seven (7¼L) 14/1 64 33
19 May 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Md 9-6 b 8/14 Popping Crease (4¼L) 14/1 64 30
21 Apr 23 Fai Fairview 12f Md 8-11 b 3/12 Lord Nelson (2L) 17/2 63 108
31 Mar 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Md 9-6 b 4/16 Prince Of Heaven (4L) 50/1 67 -
4
(8)
Gold For Africa silk
Gold For Africa
J: L Mxothwa
T: K Mitchley
Finished third when favourite last month here over 1m1½f; should go close
0124-3
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 72
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Jan 24 Fvw Fairview 10f Hc 9-4 b 3/9 St Cloud (2¼L) 9/4 72 57
1 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Hc 8-1 b 4/10 Official Secret (2¾L) 8/1 72 40
27 Oct 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Hc 9-6 b 2/10 Opera Swing (½L) 10/1 68 48
29 Sep 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Hc 8-4 b 1/11 Jaspero (½L) 50/1 63 36
1 Sep 23 Fai Fairview 10f Hc 9-1 b 12/13 Crafty Heart (11L) 25/1 65 7
11 Aug 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Hc 8-8 b 7/9 Dame Of Flames (2L) 14/1 65 38
5
(9)
St Cloud silk
St Cloud
J: R Fourie
T: A C Greeff
Well held when eighth in a stakes race 11 days ago (Fairview), 5½l behind Mingshi; winner of a fillies handicap two starts ago and too soon to write her off; can figure
264-18
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 70
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Feb 24 Fai Fairview 10f 9-1 b 8/11 Alado's Pride (5½L) 28/10 70 -
9 Jan 24 Fvw Fairview 10f Hc 9-2 b 1/9 Izhiestia (1¼L) 4/1 65 57
19 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Hc 9-3 b 4/11 Heartsease (2L) 33/10 66 39
1 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 11f Hc 8-11 b 6/12 Then In Focus (8¾L) 33/10 66 19
10 Nov 23 Fvw Fairview 10f 8-10 b 2/10 Downing Seven (2¼L) 5/1 66 51
27 Oct 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Hc 9-4 b 5/10 Opera Swing (2¾L) 14/1 66 37
6
(7)
Fujisan silk
Fujisan
J: D Ashby
T: K Mitchley
Finished fourth dropped to 1m latest at Fairview; unlikely to achieve more than just a supporting role with new trip an unknown
4531-4
Age: 3
Weight: 8-11
OR: 74
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Jan 24 Fai Fairview 8f Hc 9-4 4/11 Meetatthewindsor (3L) 17/2 74 44
15 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Md 9-2 1/10 Wolfram (1¼L) 28/10 69 46
10 Nov 23 Fvw Fairview 8f Md 9-2 3/8 Bob Lee Swagger (½L) 25/2 60 28
27 Oct 23 Fvw Fairview 6f Md 9-4 e/s 5/7 Legal Thriller (5½L) 20/1 60 33
6 Oct 23 Fvw Fairview 6f Md 8-6 4/11 Mister Whistle (1¾L) 7/2 58 32
12 Aug 23 Dur Durbanville 8f Md 8-6 12/13 No Apologies (18L) 125/1 64 -
7
(10)
Military Man silk
Military Man
J: D B Geerthsen 3
T: K Mitchley
Won an open race by just over 1l at Fairview, getting off the mark last month; warrants respect
3242-1
Age: 3
Weight: 8-11
OR: 74
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Jan 24 Fai Fairview 12f Md 9-3 b 1/10 Sunlit From Heaven (1¼L) 6/1 72 51
24 Nov 23 Fvw Fairview 11f Md 8-8 b 2/10 Maldano (½L) 18/10 65 49
17 Nov 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Md 9-0 b 4/9 Final Edition (3½L) 7/1 65 44
29 Sep 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Md 8-4 b 2/13 Red William (7¼L) 16/1 60 36
1 Sep 23 Fai Fairview 12f Md 8-10 b 3/6 Sassy (4¾L) 9/2 60 23
28 Jul 23 Fai Fairview 8f Md 9-3 10/14 Admiral's Ransom (16L) 100/1 - -
8
(4)
Head Gardener silk
Head Gardener
J: C Habib
T: G D Smith
Finished fourth in November albeit only beaten just under 2l at Greyville Polytrack in what looked an up-to-scratch handicap; first run for yard
40714-
Age: 5
Weight: 8-7
OR: 57
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Nov 23 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 8-4 b 4/9 Banzai Pipeline (1¾L) 10/1 57 39
25 Sep 23 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 7-10 b 1/6 Pascali (1½L) 17/2 52 60
20 Sep 23 Gre Greyville 8f Hc 8-4 7/8 Mexican Pete (12½L) 33/1 53 28
3 Sep 23 Sco Scottsville 10f Hc 8-4 11/12 Rodriguez (17L) 20/1 54 35
16 Aug 23 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 8-8 4/8 Riccardo (4½L) 25/1 55 49
2 Aug 23 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 8-9 e/s 6/8 English Primrose (2L) 8/1 54 -
9
(6)
Mingshi silk
Mingshi 1
J: C Maujean
T: K Mitchley
Beaten 4l when sixth of 11 but didn't run badly at 20-1 in a stakes race dropped down to 1m1½f (Fairview) two weeks ago without threatening behind Alado's Pride; sole career win came on Turf; far from solid
553-56
Age: 6
Weight: 8-7
OR: 56
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Feb 24 Fai Fairview 10f 8-7 h1 6/11 Alado's Pride (4L) 20/1 56 -
5 Jan 24 Fai Fairview 12f 8-7 h1 5/8 Mohandas (14L) 10/1 57 9
1 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 11f Hc 8-4 h1 3/12 Then In Focus (7½L) 8/1 56 15
3 Nov 23 Fai Fairview 9f 8-7 h1 5/13 Jaspero (3½L) 25/2 58 45
17 Oct 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Hc 8-9 h1 5/12 Downing Seven (2½L) 11/2 58 59
11 Aug 23 Fvw Fairview 10f 8-7 h1 6/10 Alado's Pride (3¼L) 15/4 59 52
10
(1)
Racinante silk
Racinante
J: Y Ramzan
T: J P Nel
Found life tough when 9l back in fifth upped to 1m1½f here last month; makes little appeal
5417-5
Age: 4
Weight: 8-1
OR: 58
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Jan 24 Fvw Fairview 10f Hc 8-10 5/9 St Cloud (8¾L) 50/1 60 20
15 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 8f Hc 9-2 7/9 Charlie Malone (8½L) 66/1 62 28
26 Jun 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Md 9-2 1/9 More For Me () 16/1 59 43
23 Jun 23 Fvw Fairview 8f Md 9-0 4/7 Law Court (3¾L) 25/2 59 -
2 Jun 23 Fvw Fairview 8f Md 9-6 5/14 Dream Star (3½L) 25/2 63 20
28 Apr 23 Fvw Fairview 8f Md 9-6 5/14 Salient Point (4¼L) 25/1 67 15
Verdict

This looks tight - Military Man should put up plenty of resistance while St Cloud would need to be forgiven a poor run last time to be a contender. However, it can pay to side with GOLD FOR AFRICA who bids for a third course success.

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Gold For Africa
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