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  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 1m 1f 165y
Runners
8

Type
Flat

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(1)
Etiquette silk
Etiquette
J: S Hlengwa
T: G B Puller
No wins at this trip; respectable effort (handicap) two months ago at Greyville Polytrack; makes little appeal
0951-4
Age: 5
Weight: 9-0
OR: 80
Days: 62
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Jan 24 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 9-2 b 4/8 Laudato (1½L) 10/1 80 76
20 Dec 23 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 8-12 b 1/10 Khanyisa Indlela (nk) 7/1 77 42
6 Nov 23 Gre Greyville 12f 9-2 b 5/8 Twice Golden (5L) 25/1 79 62
8 Oct 23 Gre Greyville 8f Hc 9-3 b 9/10 Teichman (5¾L) 66/1 81 33
27 Aug 23 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 8-10 b 12/13 Addabar (8½L) 14/1 81 -
23 Jul 23 Sco Scottsville 10f 8-0 b 2/6 Ponte Pietra (4¼L) 25/2 81 93
2
(2)
Whispers Of War silk
Whispers Of War
J: S Khumalo
T: C Spies
Comfortably beaten into sixth in a handicap 11 days ago at Turffontein Inside; has won previously at this course; has been dropped in the weights; chance as has shown signs of promise
5-2456
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 86
Days: 11
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-10 6/9 Joker Man (7½L) 33/1 87 42
10 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-11 5/9 Barbaresco (6¼L) 33/1 88 39
25 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-8 4/7 Laguna Verde (4¼L) 28/10 88 47
18 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 8-8 2/9 Zuzan (3¼L) 14/1 88 50
28 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-1 5/8 Mondial (3¼L) 20/1 88 -
9 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 7f 8-3 6/22 Unzen (2½L) 100/1 88 -
3
(3)
Banzai Pipeline silk
Banzai Pipeline
J: A Mgudlwa
T: G B Puller
Not beaten too far at 16-1 when fifth of eight in a handicap at Greyville Polytrack latest, the fourth franked the form since; has won here in the past; far from solid despite dropping in class
12-165
Age: 6
Weight: 8-11
OR: 78
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Mar 24 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 8-3 5/8 Sundance Kid (4½L) 16/1 78 -
22 Jan 24 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 9-6 6/12 Afropolitan (3L) 20/1 78 67
3 Jan 24 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 9-6 1/12 Fine Admiral (nk) 7/2 75 84
18 Dec 23 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 9-6 2/9 Few Dollars More (1L) 7/2 72 -
1 Nov 23 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 9-3 1/9 Blazing Light () 7/2 69 59
11 Oct 23 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 8-12 4/9 Sugar Blast (3L) 8/1 69 72
4
(4)
News Stream silk
News Stream
J: C Zackey
T: M Dixon
Was held in sixth over C&D 50 days ago; a winner over course and distance but largely disappointing since successful in a handicap at Scottsville in July
804-76
Age: 8
Weight: 9-5
OR: 85
Days: 50
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Feb 24 Sco Scottsville 10f 8-6 6/9 Bella Siccome (7L) 25/1 87 74
21 Jan 24 Sco Scottsville 9f 8-7 7/9 Bella Siccome (4¾L) 33/1 88 31
3 Dec 23 Sco Scottsville 9f 8-10 4/6 Cape Eagle (2¼L) 25/1 88 83
17 Sep 23 Gre Greyville 11f 9-3 10/12 Arverni King (6L) 25/1 88 56
27 Aug 23 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 9-4 e/s 8/13 Addabar (6L) 40/1 88 -
26 Jul 23 Sco Scottsville 10f Hc 9-6 1/8 Paris Pike (nk) 33/10 85 84
5
(5)
Red William silk
Red William
J: C Habib
T: G S Kotzen
Not disgraced when fifth 40 days ago at Greyville Polytrack; opposable
210-35
Age: 4
Weight: 9-4
OR: 84
Days: 40
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
21 Feb 24 Gre Greyville 8f 9-2 b 5/7 Master Fuego (3¼L) 9/2 86 72
30 Jan 24 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 9-5 b 3/8 Laudato (½L) 8/1 84 83
24 Nov 23 Fvw Fairview 8f Hc 9-8 b 11/11 Euphoric (5¼L) 28/10 84 59
3 Nov 23 Fai Fairview 8f Hc 9-6 b 1/11 Treasure Hunt (1¼L) 5/2 76 75
27 Oct 23 Fvw Fairview 11f 7-11 b 2/9 Peace In Our World (½L) 6/1 76 67
29 Sep 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Md 9-8 b 1/13 Military Man (7¼L) 33/20 76 80
6
(6)
Lightning Glow silk
Lightning Glow
J: R Fourie
T: J S Snaith
Narrow success in a stakes race last month at Kenilworth; effort boosted by the second winning since; out to complete the hat-trick and this three-year-old is clearly progressing; first run in a handicap; has to be feared
342-11
Age: 3
Weight: 9-1
OR: 88
Days: 29
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
3 Mar 24 Ken Kenilworth 9f 9-9 1/8 Luce Verde (nk) 9/2 82 17
13 Jan 24 Ken Kenilworth 8f Md 9-6 1/10 Mr Belvedere (nk) 5/4 82 22
16 Oct 23 Dur Durbanville 7f Md 9-2 2/11 Das Gute (1½L) 83/100 - 55
23 Sep 23 Dur Durbanville 6f Md 9-2 4/14 Sail To The Moon (2¼L) 7/1 - -
3 May 23 Ken Kenilworth 6f Md 9-6 3/11 Teflon Man (6¼L) 7/2 - 37
7
(7)
African Dusk silk
African Dusk
J: R A Venniker
T: G B Puller
Last of eight (handicap, Greyville Polytrack) last month; has won here before; may have to settle for supporting role
751-38
Age: 4
Weight: 8-9
OR: 76
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Mar 24 Gre Greyville 9f Hc 8-9 b 8/8 Syx Hotfix (7¾L) 7/1 76 42
14 Feb 24 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 9-6 b 3/9 Shoot The Rapids (2¾L) 6/1 76 77
31 Dec 23 Gre Greyville 9f 8-8 b 1/6 Arverni King () 3/1 70 -
13 Dec 23 Gre Greyville 8f Hc 8-4 b 5/8 Cyber Time (2L) 25/2 72 38
11 Nov 23 Sco Scottsville 10f Hc 8-12 b 7/12 Ninety Nine Heros (7L) 20/1 75 81
28 Oct 23 Gre Greyville 8f Hc 9-2 9/10 Cyber Time (13L) 33/1 77 -
8
(8)
Johnny The Thief silk
Johnny The Thief
J: C Maujean
T: M J Odendaal
Not disgraced when ninth in a handicap here over 1m seven weeks ago; form given substance by next-time-out winner; dropping in the weights; this represents a step up in class so looks opposable
216-39
Age: 3
Weight: 8-8
OR: 82
Days: 43
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 Feb 24 Sco Scottsville 8f Hc 9-7 9/15 Safe Space (2¾L) 9/2 83 42
1 Jan 24 Gre Greyville 8f NvHc 9-1 3/6 The Shepherd (1¼L) 17/2 83 57
18 Oct 23 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 8-11 6/6 Famous And Rich (9½L) 5/2 83 35
1 Oct 23 Gre Greyville 8f Md 9-2 1/8 Future Of Energy (2L) 5/4 80 28
2 Aug 23 Gre Greyville 10f Md 8-11 2/8 Duke Of Africa (nk) Evs 82 45
24 Jul 23 Gre Greyville 9f Md 8-11 2/11 Medal Of Freedom (4L) 18/10 - -
Verdict

LIGHTNING GLOW is a firm choice. He has seen the form of his latest run well advertised and given the way he is improving with each run, further progress is possible. CD winner News Stream is respected.

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Lightning Glow
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