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19 March 2024
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  • Channel: SIS
  • Distance: 1m 110y
Runners
10

Type
Flat

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(5)
In A Blue Moon silk
In A Blue Moon
J: T Matsoele
T: M N Houdalakis
Finished fifth dropped back to 1m (maiden plate) 33 days ago at Turffontein Inside; has posted some fair efforts in defeat and could have a say
4344-5
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 76
Days: 33
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 b 5/9 No Place Like Home (2½L) 16/1 75 25
26 Sep 23 Tur Turffontein 10f Md 8-11 b 4/6 Kudzu (7L) 6/1 77 -
7 Sep 23 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 8-11 b 4/11 Scarlett Pimpernel (8¼L) 25/2 78 -
17 Aug 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 3/8 Purple Pitcher (6½L) 25/1 78 37
6 Jul 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 8-11 b 4/9 King's Express (4L) 50/1 - 11
22 Jun 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 8-11 6/9 Nazare (9L) 50/1 - 14
2
(2)
Breath Of Magic silk
Breath Of Magic
J: S Myendeki
T: F Bronkhorst
Yet to get his head in front after 20 starts; well held third of 13 in a maiden plate three weeks ago at Turffontein Standside closely matched with Al Akhtaar on that running; looks likely to go well
7-5253
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 70
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 3/13 Judgement Day (5½L) 33/1 71 21
22 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 5/9 Two Miles West (6¾L) 14/1 73 19
8 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 2/13 Guardia Regine (1¼L) 13/2 72 46
28 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-4 5/9 Tyrconnell (7½L) 50/1 74 41
23 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 7/11 Presley (15½L) 50/1 77 4
9 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 11/11 Sabre Strike (26L) 8/1 79 -
3
(8)
Sword Of Mercy silk
Sword Of Mercy
J: G Dadamasi
T: J A Soma
Finished sixth, beaten 11l, in a maiden plate ten days ago (Turffontein Standside); has shown signs of promise here and there and should not be far away
4227-6
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 68
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 b 6/7 To The Rescue (11L) 11/2 68 8
4 Jul 23 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 b 7/11 Youre My Sunshine (11L) 28/10 73 8
25 May 23 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-6 b 2/11 Every Cloud (5¼L) 67/100 75 47
25 Apr 23 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-6 b 2/11 Quantifier (½L) 4/1 71 41
23 Mar 23 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 b 4/11 Hazlo Grande (2L) 16/1 - -
29 Jan 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-4 7/10 Follow The Flow (8L) 33/1 - 15
4
(7)
Volte Face silk
Volte Face
J: T Lukhele
T: H Van Der Westhuizen
Long-standing maiden; last of seven in a maiden plate at Turffontein Standside ten days ago
33-837
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 67
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 b 7/7 To The Rescue (13L) 16/1 67 -
20 Feb 24 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-6 b 3/8 Atarime (1½L) 20/1 68 14
1 Feb 24 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 b 8/12 Master Christmas (8½L) 33/1 68 40
31 Aug 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 3/6 Fushimi Inari (2¼L) 15/2 68 49
10 Aug 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 3/9 Diesel's Shadow (2L) 14/1 65 30
25 Jul 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 5/10 Top Man (2L) 100/1 56 13
5
(3)
Pike Place silk
Pike Place
J: C Mabaya
T: D N Stenger
Yet to get his head in front after 14 starts; not beaten too far at 100-1 when fourth of nine in a maiden plate at Turffontein Inside last month; passed over
647-74
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 63
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
22 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 8-11 e/s 4/9 Two Miles West (3½L) 100/1 59 31
1 Feb 24 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 8-11 e/s 7/12 Master Christmas (8½L) 50/1 61 40
23 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 12f Md 9-6 7/8 Twenty Drachma'S (22L) 25/1 61 -
12 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 10f Md 9-6 e/s 4/8 Duke Of Oxford (6¼L) 25/2 63 -
16 Nov 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 e/s 6/12 Dubai Hills (6¾L) 8/1 66 21
12 Oct 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 e/s 6/9 Jordan (10L) 25/1 68 -
6
(1)
Pomo Clapper silk
Pomo Clapper
J: S Mkhumbuzi
T: J A Visser
Still without a win after 14 starts; finished in front of Sword Of Mercy and Volte Face in a maiden plate when beaten 9l (fourth of seven) ten days ago (Turffontein Standside); others appeal more
90-874
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 62
Days: 10
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 4/7 To The Rescue (9L) 66/1 60 16
20 Feb 24 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-6 7/8 Atarime (8L) 125/1 60 -
8 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 b 8/13 Guardia Regine (17L) 100/1 63 -
7 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 b 10/12 Mariachi Madness (15½L) 125/1 68 -
3 Oct 23 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-2 b 9/10 Royal Edition (9L) 125/1 70 -
29 Aug 23 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-6 b 7/10 Qhawe Lami (12L) 125/1 64 13
7
(6)
Kanimambo silk
Kanimambo
J: T Ncume
T: D N Stenger
Well held when fifth in a maiden plate in July stepped up to 1m1f at Turffontein Inside; returns from break; couldn't be confident about him
47765-
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 56
Days: 259
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Jul 23 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 b 5/11 Youre My Sunshine (9¾L) 25/1 59 12
1 Jun 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 b 6/9 Free Movement (8¼L) 66/1 62 49
18 May 23 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 b 7/9 Capsaicin (13L) 16/1 65 15
18 Mar 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 b 7/12 American Biscuit (6¾L) 33/1 67 21
22 Feb 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 b 4/9 Stratospheric (10½L) 20/1 69 42
16 Jan 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 b 5/12 Vitellius (5¾L) 33/1 - 13
8
(10)
Al Akhtaar silk
Al Akhtaar
J: A Feni
T: M F De Kock
Unable to land a blow when fourth of 13 in a maiden plate at Turffontein Standside 17 days ago; he should go close
7-4
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 4/13 Judgement Day (6½L) 8/1 - 18
26 Sep 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-0 7/11 Calida (4½L) 40/1 - -
9
(4)
Deception Pass silk
Deception Pass
J: V Sithetho
T: M/a Azzie
Not disgraced when fourth in a maiden plate in October at Durbanville; returns from break; needs considering
34-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 150
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Oct 23 Dur Durbanville 6f Md 9-4 4/10 Tyrion Lannister (3¼L) 4/1 - -
28 Sep 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-2 3/15 Halberdier (3L) 14/1 - 43
10
(9)
Russian Lotus silk
Russian Lotus
J: P Mongqawa
T: A P Peter
From respected stable; racing education begins here; passed over unless attracting strong support with others looking more obvious on paper
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
Verdict

This is a tight race on the figures - In A Blue Moon looks an obvious danger while Sword Of Mercy would need to be forgiven a poor run last time to be a contender. However, this can go to BREATH OF MAGIC who is taken to confirm the placings with Al Akhtaar.

Verdict silk image
Breath Of Magic
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