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17 March 2024
Sunday 17th March

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  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 5f
Runners
10

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(1)
Castle Mey silk
Castle Mey
J: R A Venniker
T: M L Roberts
Some way behind the sixth, Silver Savage, in a maiden plate here over 6f last month when beaten 8l (eighth of ten); first-time blinkers didn't help
7-88
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 60
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Feb 24 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-3 b 8/10 Mar Del Plata (7¾L) 100/1 - 15
24 Jan 24 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-3 8/12 Yannakis (12½L) 100/1 - 16
31 Dec 23 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 7/7 Imperial Power (17L) 25/1 - -
2
(2)
U King silk
U King
J: R Khathi
T: Y Govender
Finished last dropped back to 6f in a maiden plate (Greyville Polytrack) in October; starts out for new yard; returns from a layoff; not easy to fancy
0997-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 45
Days: 165
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Oct 23 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 7/7 Andy Coogle (18½L) 125/1 45 1
3 Sep 23 Sco Scottsville 9f Md 9-6 b 9/9 Ninety Nine Heros (77L) 100/1 - -
23 Aug 23 Sco Scottsville 8f Md 9-0 e/s 9/9 Navajo Nation (21L) 66/1 - -
6 Aug 23 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-6 15/16 Licence To Thrill (19L) 66/1 - -
3
(3)
Paschals Njaro silk
Paschals Njaro
J: C Maujean
T: W Badenhorst
Finished 11th dropped back to 7f (maiden plate) in July at Greyville Polytrack; first start for current yard; back from a break; this looks a tough ask
90900-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 35
Days: 251
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Jul 23 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-6 e/s 11/12 Space Cowboy (18L) 100/1 35 -
21 Jun 23 Gre Greyville 10f Md 9-6 10/10 Let Em Go (20L) 50/1 40 -
31 May 23 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-6 b 9/9 Nelson Bay (9¾L) 125/1 30 16
20 Apr 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 11/12 Jusrite (19L) 33/1 30 -
11 Mar 23 Tur Turffontein 10f Md 9-6 9/9 Positive Attitude (84L) 125/1 30 -
26 Jan 23 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-2 6/7 Battleground (36L) 33/1 - -
4
(4)
Lightning Jimmy silk
Lightning Jimmy
J: S Khumalo
T: S S Ngcobo
Beaten 7l into eighth (this trip Greyville Polytrack, handicap) last month; yet to win in ten starts; others appeal more
85-788
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 62
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Feb 24 Gre Greyville 5f Hc 8-9 8/9 Griffin Park (6½L) 66/1 66 32
21 Jan 24 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-6 b 8/10 Plinian (12½L) 40/1 71 16
3 Jan 24 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-4 7/12 Kumemori (21L) 66/1 73 -
29 Nov 23 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-6 5/8 Spirit Of Abraham (3L) 66/1 66 35
10 Jul 23 Gre Greyville 7f Md 8-11 8/12 Space Cowboy (9L) 100/1 - 11
25 Jun 23 Gre Greyville 6f 9-2 6/10 Strawberry Stinger (7½L) 75/1 - 35
5
(5)
Bomber Stream silk
Bomber Stream 1
J: R Fourie
T: D W Moore
Well drawn (maiden plate) last month (Greyville) when beaten 6l into last; cannot be ignored judged on finishing runner-up at Scottsville six weeks ago
870-20
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 73
Days: 18
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Feb 24 Gre Greyville 6f Md 9-6 h1 10/10 Gorgeous Guy (6½L) 9/2 74 24
4 Feb 24 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-6 h1 2/10 Heaven's Will (¾L) 16/1 68 47
18 Oct 23 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-2 10/10 Royal Swan Master (52L) 100/1 72 -
25 Sep 23 Gre Greyville 5f MdHc 8-12 b 7/8 Zabadak (11L) 10/1 76 2
13 Aug 23 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-2 8/11 Sovereign State (6¾L) 50/1 76 33
26 Jul 23 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-0 h, cp 7/10 Seattle Ripper (5L) 20/1 - 32
6
(6)
Jet Speed silk
Jet Speed
J: J Botes 9
T: M J Odendaal
Upped to 7f in a maiden plate when 21l last of 11 on first run for current trainer here latest; looks no easy task as headgear needs to have a positive effect
0908-0
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 44
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Feb 24 Sco Scottsville 7f Md 9-6 11/11 Phutulicious (21L) 80/1 46 -
5 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 5f Md 9-6 8/9 Lady Crusade (13½L) 50/1 40 6
23 Nov 23 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 15/16 Taegan's Champ (22L) 150/1 - -
31 Aug 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-2 9/9 Eiffel Tower (63L) 100/1 - -
10 Aug 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-2 14/15 Richard The First (40L) 125/1 - -
7
(7)
Railroad silk
Railroad
J: S Hlengwa
T: M L Roberts
Finished third of nine in a maiden plate over C&D over Christmas; needs to be respected
35333-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 76
Days: 84
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
24 Dec 23 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-6 b 3/9 Ment To Fly (3¾L) 17/10 78 36
29 Nov 23 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-6 b 3/8 Spirit Of Abraham (½L) 25/2 75 44
25 Sep 23 Gre Greyville 5f MdHc 8-11 b 3/8 Zabadak (5¼L) 5/1 75 22
17 Jul 23 Gre Greyville 6f Md 8-12 b 5/8 One Irish Rover (13½L) 9/4 - 11
5 Jun 23 Gre Greyville 6f Md 8-10 b 3/8 Savantrix (4¾L) 33/10 - 20
12 Mar 23 Gre Greyville 5f 9-3 b 4/10 Warrior Of Royalty (11L) 9/2 - 34
8
(8)
Silver Savage silk
Silver Savage
J: S Moodley
T: M Dixon
Solid effort when beaten 1l to finish third (maiden plate) five weeks ago here (6f); if stepping up from most recent effort he's an attractive contender
896-33
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 75
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Feb 24 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-6 3/10 Mar Del Plata (1L) 8/1 75 40
21 Jan 24 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-6 3/10 Plinian (1¾L) 20/1 68 55
24 Dec 23 Sco Scottsville 5f Md 9-6 b 6/9 Ment To Fly (5½L) 16/1 69 30
25 Oct 23 Gre Greyville 7f MdHc 9-0 e/s 9/12 Few Dollars More (9½L) 20/1 73 23
8 Oct 23 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-2 8/13 Common Grounds (6½L) 16/1 77 41
3 Sep 23 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-6 b 6/15 Flight Path (3½L) 25/1 - 38
9
(9)
Nantes Festival silk
Nantes Festival
J: C Zackey
T: P V Lafferty
Finished last of ten in a maiden plate at Greyville Polytrack latest
000-0
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 64
Days: 47
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Jan 24 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-4 10/10 Sweeper Keeper (19L) 40/1 64 -
23 Jul 23 Sco Scottsville 7f Md 8-11 10/11 Bristol Hercules (9½L) 33/1 - 13
9 Jul 23 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-0 11/15 The Proprietor (6½L) 50/1 - 24
26 Feb 23 Sco Scottsville 6f Md 9-6 11/11 Ermelo (34L) 33/1 - -
10
(10)
Trippi T silk
Trippi T
J: C Habib
T: W A Nel
Went down by a neck sent off 7-2 (maiden plate) at Greyville Polytrack in January; has been consistent of late; leading claims if building on last performance
52/4-2
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 69
Days: 74
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Jan 24 Gre Greyville 5f Md 9-6 2/8 Victor Rail (nk) 7/2 68 56
7 Jan 23 Ken Kenilworth 5f Md 9-11 4/9 Night Tiger (1¼L) 10/1 74 35
22 Dec 22 Ken Kenilworth 5f Md 9-6 2/10 Rock On Tommy (2½L) 3/1 74 57
3 Dec 22 Ken Kenilworth 6f Md 9-6 5/16 Veldskoen (3¾L) 33/1 - 44
12 Nov 22 Ken Kenilworth 5f Md 9-4 6/9 Charlie Malone (3L) 9/2 - 30
1 Oct 22 Dur Durbanville 5f Md 9-4 5/11 Georgie George (6½L) 9/2 - 38
Verdict

TRIPPI T is a strong pick. He is a consistent performer. Railroad is respected while Bomber Stream would need to be forgiven a poor run last time to be a contender, and Silver Savage poses a big threat.

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Trippi T
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