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29 March 2024
Friday 29th March

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Racehorse Owners Association Mr 78 Handicap(Open) Racecard

  • Channel: SIS
  • Distance: 6f
Runners
9

Type
All Weather

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(7)
Life On Mars silk
Life On Mars
J: T Mayhew 9
T: G D Smith
A multiple course-and-distance winner and has plenty of winning form at tight tracks; solid effort when beaten just over 2l to finish second over C&D (handicap) in January; drops in class; is a big player
7132-2
Age: 6
Weight: 10-0
OR: 85
Days: 80
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Jan 24 Fvw Fairview 6f Hc 9-3 b 2/9 Whatever Next (2¼L) 5/2 84 73
15 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 6f Hc 9-6 b 2/10 First Origin (hd) 15/2 80 63
27 Oct 23 Fvw Fairview 7f Hc 9-8 b 3/11 Timbavati River (2¼L) 11/2 80 64
15 Sep 23 Fvw Fairview 6f Hc 8-8 b 1/11 Putins Promise (hd) 25/2 75 58
28 Aug 23 Fvw Fairview 8f Hc 8-12 b 7/11 Matsuyamo (4½L) 17/2 75 50
28 Jul 23 Fai Fairview 7f Hc 8-12 b 4/16 Son Of Zeus (1¾L) 20/1 75 69
2
(8)
Body Electric silk
Body Electric
J: R Fourie
T: A C Greeff
Out of the frame beaten just over 3l (went off 40-1) over this distance (stakes race, Kenilworth) in January; makes debut for stable; if replicating best efforts is a player
2670-7
Age: 4
Weight: 9-7
OR: 79
Days: 74
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Jan 24 Ken Kenilworth 6f 9-0 7/9 Great Cat (3¼L) 40/1 82 52
23 Dec 23 Ken Kenilworth 6f 8-9 10/11 Pacific Green (13L) 16/1 84 13
2 Dec 23 Ken Kenilworth 6f 9-1 7/9 Miss Greenlight (11L) 16/1 86 36
14 Oct 23 Dur Durbanville 6f 9-0 6/10 Winter Cloud (4¾L) 25/2 86 -
22 Jul 23 Ken Kenilworth 6f 8-3 2/8 Kwinta's Light (3L) 20/1 86 49
26 May 23 Fvw Fairview 5f 9-1 7/10 Phedra (4½L) 8/1 86 49
3
(6)
Eyjafjallajokull silk
Eyjafjallajokull
J: M Yeni
T: G D Smith
You have to go back a long way to find his only win; ninth beaten 5l in a handicap (Fairview) 14 days ago
328-59
Age: 4
Weight: 9-4
OR: 76
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Mar 24 Fai Fairview 7f Hc 9-7 b 9/12 Makhachev (5L) 8/1 76 38
12 Jan 24 Fai Fairview 7f Hc 8-10 b 5/15 Alingalonga (2¼L) 10/1 77 63
3 Nov 23 Fai Fairview 7f Hc 9-3 b 8/9 Global Ally (9¼L) 3/1 77 39
8 Sep 23 Fai Fairview 7f Nv 9-6 b 2/6 Acorn (hd) 6/4 77 62
18 Aug 23 Fai Fairview 7f Hc 8-8 b 3/12 Dawn Of A New Era (hd) 11/2 76 63
28 Jul 23 Fai Fairview 7f Hc 8-12 b 5/16 Son Of Zeus (2¼L) 25/2 77 66
4
(1)
Pompei Warning silk
Pompei Warning
J: C Zackey
T: G D Smith
A course winner; far from disgraced (beaten 1½l, handicap) two weeks ago here; now down in grade and definite chance
61-616
Age: 3
Weight: 9-3
OR: 80
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 Mar 24 Fvw Fairview 5f Hc 8-12 h,b 6/12 Cool Winter (1½L) 4/1 80 51
9 Feb 24 Fai Fairview 6f 9-6 h,b 1/12 Forest Spy (1¼L) 6/1 77 63
12 Jan 24 Fai Fairview 5f Hc 9-4 b 6/14 Captain Tik Tok (1¼L) 20/1 77 58
1 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 5f Md 8-11 b 1/8 Concerto (1½L) 33/10 72 52
16 Oct 23 Dur Durbanville 7f Md 9-2 6/11 Das Gute (6½L) 33/1 73 37
5 Sep 23 Dur Durbanville 5f Md 9-4 b 9/12 War Chariot (9L) 33/1 73 24
5
(9)
Storm Player silk
Storm Player
J: D B Geerthsen 3
T: K Mitchley
Well beaten when last in first-time blinkers (handicap) at Turffontein Inside last month; makes debut for stable; headgear removed; hard to recommend
2896-8
Age: 3
Weight: 9-3
OR: 80
Days: 43
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 5f Hc 9-5 b 8/8 Linkin Navigator (7L) 14/1 85 30
23 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 8-10 6/10 Cullinan Blue (8½L) 25/2 89 27
5 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 9-1 9/10 One Fell Swoop (8¾L) 16/1 93 31
28 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-4 8/10 Egyptian Mau (11L) 25/1 93 50
28 Sep 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 9-0 2/9 Godspeed (hd) 17/10 91 69
31 Aug 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-2 1/11 Striking Angel () 67/100 - 53
6
(2)
Grey Smoke silk
Grey Smoke
J: R Danielson
T: T J Laing
Claimed a second CD win last month when successful by a short head; slightly higher rating to contend with; up in class but entitled to respect
41-401
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 79
Days: 45
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Feb 24 Fvw Fairview 6f Hc 9-3 b 1/15 Donny Tee (shd) 40/1 77 58
19 Jan 24 Fai Fairview 8f 9-2 b 12/12 Sand Bank (68L) 20/1 77 -
9 Jan 24 Fvw Fairview 6f Hc 8-7 b 4/9 Whatever Next (6¼L) 16/1 77 48
8 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 6f Md 9-6 b 1/11 Torrone (1¼L) 33/10 74 47
17 Nov 23 Fvw Fairview 7f Md 9-2 b 4/10 Swiftwinged (4¾L) 3/1 76 32
27 Oct 23 Fvw Fairview 6f Md 9-4 b 2/7 Legal Thriller (1½L) 7/2 76 47
7
(5)
Bethel silk
Bethel
J: M V'Rensburg
T: W G C Miller
33-1 winner (handicap) four months ago here over 5f; risen up the weights
20681-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-2
OR: 74
Days: 112
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 5f Hc 9-6 b 1/12 Donny Tee () 33/1 68 70
28 Aug 23 Fvw Fairview 6f Hc 8-11 b 8/12 Captain Casanova (5L) 33/1 70 42
18 Aug 23 Fai Fairview 5f Hc 8-11 b 6/15 Great Melody (3L) 6/1 70 69
4 Aug 23 Fvw Fairview 7f 9-6 b 10/15 Wind Sock (4½L) 11/2 70 51
14 Jul 23 Fvw Fairview 7f Hc 9-2 b 2/14 Sirnihaallongsword (½L) 16/1 70 62
23 Jun 23 Fvw Fairview 6f Hc 8-11 b 3/12 Questor (¾L) 66/1 70 39
8
(3)
Silver Hunt silk
Silver Hunt
J: X Ndlovu
T: A C Greeff
Didn't offer much when eighth of nine (Turffontein Standside) two months ago; first run for yard; hard to entertain with this looking tougher than last time
9218-8
Age: 3
Weight: 9-1
OR: 78
Days: 55
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-0 8/9 Mighty Goddess (59L) 16/1 78 -
9 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-8 8/9 Gimme A Nother (8½L) 20/1 79 -
4 Jul 23 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 8-9 1/10 Lady Dynamo (½L) 6/4 - 32
15 Jun 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 8-11 2/9 My Soul Mate (5L) 6/1 - 38
16 May 23 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 9/14 Colorado Creek (6¾L) 25/1 - 19
9
(4)
Mister Whistle silk
Mister Whistle
J: K Minnie
T: E Kaknis
A course winner but not really built on success in an open race in October at Fairview Polytrack; well beaten eighth of 12 (this trip Fairview, stakes race) 14 days ago; tough to make a case
076-08
Age: 3
Weight: 8-3
OR: 63
Days: 14
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
15 Mar 24 Fai Fairview 6f 8-7 8/12 Fiery Duke (8¾L) 100/1 63 35
12 Jan 24 Fai Fairview 5f Hc 8-4 14/14 Captain Tik Tok (7½L) 66/1 64 30
15 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 8f Hc 8-10 6/9 Charlie Malone (8½L) 33/1 65 22
3 Nov 23 Fai Fairview 8f 9-4 7/8 Zoomie (10L) 125/1 64 10
27 Oct 23 Fvw Fairview 7f Hc 8-3 10/11 Timbavati River (5½L) 40/1 64 40
6 Oct 23 Fvw Fairview 6f Md 7-11 1/11 Grey Smoke (½L) 25/1 59 38
Verdict

Pompei Warning and Body Electric merit consideration while Grey Smoke is one to be feared. But LIFE ON MARS has an obvious shout. He has winning CD form to his name and is fully effective on tight tracks.

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Life On Mars
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