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28 March 2024
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4racing.tv Maiden Plate(For all Maidens. R15 000 Win bonus ROA Members) Racecard

  • Channel: SIS
  • Distance: 1m
Runners
11

Type
Flat

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(3)
Dual Prophecy silk
Dual Prophecy
J: P Strydom
T: J A Soma
Unable to land a blow in fifth (maiden plate) three months ago at Turffontein Standside; runner-up at Turffontein Standside in October and ought to be of interest
26-5
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 77
Days: 84
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 5/13 Ryans Boulevard (8½L) 8/1 - 31
25 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 6/16 Virgin River (8½L) 7/1 - 24
28 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 2/15 San Simon (¾L) 8/1 - 48
2
(9)
In A Blue Moon silk
In A Blue Moon
J: C Zackey
T: M N Houdalakis
Ran respectably at 33-10 in a maiden plate here (1m½f) last week; likely to be in contention if backing up last run
344-52
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 76
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 b 2/10 Volte Face (hd) 33/10 76 29
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
3
(7)
Livebythesword silk
Livebythesword
J: M Yeni
T: M/a Azzie
Below par from a good draw (maiden plate, Turffontein Standside) over this distance in January when 21l last of eight; if excused last two runs he would be interesting based on his third at Vaal six months ago; deserves respect
538-8
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 76
Days: 75
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-4 8/8 Hakas Krakas (21L) 4/1 81 -
12 Oct 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-2 8/9 Jordan (27L) 33/10 - -
28 Sep 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-0 3/10 Viva Brazil (½L) 2/1 - 24
27 Jun 23 Vaa Vaal 6f 9-5 5/7 Biofarmer (7L) 20/1 - 19
4
(10)
Officer In Command silk
Officer In Command
J: M V'Rensburg
T: M F De Kock
Gained narrow success in a handicap at Turffontein Inside seven days ago, getting off the mark; big chance
23-361
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 76
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-4 1/10 Andi's Girl (nk) 10/1 76 66
15 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 6/9 No Place Like Home (3L) 33/10 78 22
7 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-2 3/9 Eiger Sanction (1¾L) 5/2 78 20
21 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 3/15 Majestic Palace (1¾L) 2/1 76 30
30 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 2/11 Just Nuisance (3½L) 9/2 - 38
19 Oct 23 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-0 3/7 Kambulu (5½L) 15/2 - -
5
(11)
Master Ariano silk
Master Ariano
J: C Habib
T: A P Peter
Finished towards the rear of 13 beaten 19l in a maiden plate at Turffontein Standside four weeks ago; not dismissed if in the same mood as when third four races back
344-0
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 75
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 10/13 Judgement Day (18½L) 16/1 75 -
12 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 4/9 Birthright (5L) 6/1 - 32
21 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-2 4/13 Pocket Watch (3½L) 14/1 - 29
28 Aug 23 Fvw Fairview 7f Md 9-0 3/9 Pembroke (4¾L) 25/2 - 30
6
(6)
Rock Of Bismantova silk
Rock Of Bismantova
J: G Lerena
T: C Spies
Well beaten sixth of eight in a maiden plate at Vaal Classic latest upped to 1m2f; is respected if in the same mood as when third five races back
3-6446
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 72
Days: 37
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Feb 24 Vaa Vaal 10f Md 9-6 6/8 Atarime (7½L) 25/2 73 -
4 Feb 24 Sco Scottsville 8f Md 9-6 b 4/8 Imaginable (4L) 28/10 76 38
23 Jan 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 4/8 Blackberry Breeze (3¾L) 7/1 76 37
4 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 6/13 Ryans Boulevard (10½L) 20/1 78 24
21 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 3/15 Majestic Palace (1¾L) 10/1 74 30
9 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 3/11 Sabre Strike (8¼L) 6/1 - 19
7
(2)
Gamer silk
Gamer
J: J Gates
T: S J Gray
Towards the rear beaten 24l upped to 7f last Tuesday; a lot on his plate
854700
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 66
Days: 9
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-8 15/18 Kashkaval (24L) 50/1 66 -
7 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 12/15 Prized Platinum (11½L) 20/1 69 17
15 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 7/9 No Place Like Home (6L) 33/1 71 12
1 Feb 24 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 4/12 Master Christmas (7¾L) 20/1 74 43
18 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-4 5/9 Golden Pavilion (4¾L) 16/1 76 28
7 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-2 8/9 Eiger Sanction (5¾L) 16/1 - 5
8
(1)
Touched By Stars silk
Touched By Stars
J: R Danielson
T: B Warren
Well beaten when fifth in a maiden plate at Turffontein Standside three weeks ago; yet to get his head in front after 16 starts
095-55
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 59
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 9-6 b 5/7 To The Rescue (9½L) 66/1 61 14
23 Jan 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 5/8 Blackberry Breeze (4L) 33/1 53 38
19 Oct 23 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 b 5/7 Kambulu (10½L) 40/1 54 -
7 Sep 23 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 b 9/11 Scarlett Pimpernel (14½L) 75/1 58 -
12 Aug 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 b 10/11 Command Pilot (10½L) 100/1 61 31
25 Jul 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 7/10 Top Man (5L) 11/2 61 2
9
(4)
Global Reef silk
Global Reef
J: C Maujean
T: D N Stenger
Well held when 11th over C&D (maiden plate) in December; he looks up against it
60-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 98
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 11/15 Majestic Palace (18L) 15/2 - -
23 Nov 23 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 8-12 6/16 Taegan's Champ (9¾L) 100/1 - 7
10
(5)
Hat Furious silk
Hat Furious
J: K J Lihaba 3
T: D Nieuwenhuizen
Finished towards the rear of 14 beaten 25l in a maiden plate at Turffontein Standside in December; makes no appeal
90-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 107
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-4 12/14 Storm Brasco (25L) 150/1 - -
9 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-2 9/10 Mary's Greenlight (13½L) 125/1 - 19
11
(8)
Jabberwocky silk
Jabberwocky
J: N Nastili 9
T: D Nieuwenhuizen
Seemed to find life tough on his debut 26 days ago in Turffontein Standside maiden plate over this distance (20-1); must step up
8
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 8/13 Judgement Day (16½L) 20/1 - -
Verdict

In A Blue Moon is likely to be popular with punters while if excusing their latest efforts, Rock Of Bismantova and Master Ariano enter calculations. But OFFICER IN COMMAND is the one to back. He will find this distance to his liking.

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Officer In Command
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