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4 June 2024
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Champion Breeder Of The Season - Wilgerbosdrift & Mauritzfontein Maiden Plate(For all Maidens) Racecard

  • Channel: SIS
  • Distance: 5f
Runners
14

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(12)
Hat Man silk
Hat Man
J: P Mxoli
T: P F Matchett
Soundly beaten when seventh in a maiden plate in March over C&D; first run for trainer; not the biggest surprise to see him go well
-48667
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 62
Days: 68
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 b 7/10 Nkandla Gold (12½L) 25/1 64 -
14 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 b 6/8 Galladorn (13½L) 40/1 64 32
22 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 5f Md 9-6 6/7 Thing Called Love (5L) 40/1 64 33
8 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 5f Md 9-6 b 8/8 Bossy Boots (6½L) 10/1 64 19
18 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 5f Md 9-6 4/6 Sakhala Is'Cathulo (6½L) 20/1 64 20
9 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 6/11 Sabre Strike (11½L) 50/1 - 8
2
(11)
Pacific silk
Pacific
J: A Mgudlwa
T: S J Gray
Finished fourth but wasn't beaten too far (just under 4l, this distance Vaal Classic, handicap) last Tuesday with two of these rivals behind; a likely player
-09064
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 53
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 May 24 Vaa Vaal 5f MdHc 8-7 4/13 Commander Of All (3¾L) 8/1 53 35
18 May 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 b 6/7 Zip Code (13½L) 80/1 57 4
7 May 24 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-9 b 10/13 Putins Promise (10½L) 40/1 60 -
17 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 9/12 Gorgeous Klein (14L) 66/1 63 18
4 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 b 11/13 Ryans Boulevard (20L) 33/1 - -
17 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 4/7 Love Tap (5L) 8/1 - 36
3
(10)
Ringho silk
Ringho
J: R Danielson
T: C I Jonker
First-time blinkers didn't work (Vaal Classic) finishing 7l behind the winner last week
80088
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 40
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 May 24 Vaa Vaal 5f MdHc 8-4 b 8/13 Commander Of All (7L) 66/1 41 20
7 May 24 Vaa Vaal 6f MdHc 8-5 8/9 Sovereigns Call (11L) 150/1 38 6
17 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 8-11 12/12 Gorgeous Klein (30L) 125/1 - -
11 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 11/12 Phala Millions (33L) 66/1 - -
2 Jan 24 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 8/8 Coppola (15L) 33/1 - -
4
(13)
Silver Seven silk
Silver Seven
J: J Penny
T: C I Jonker
Towards the rear beaten 9l at Vaal Classic over this distance last week; may not be up to this
-99880
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 33
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 May 24 Vaa Vaal 5f MdHc 8-3 b 12/13 Commander Of All (9¼L) 150/1 33 11
16 May 24 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 b 8/8 The Navy Lark (16L) 100/1 20 -
7 May 24 Vaa Vaal 8f MdHc 9-0 8/8 Sacambaya (28L) 100/1 20 -
11 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 b 9/9 Al Akhtaar (62L) 66/1 - -
20 Feb 24 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 8-11 9/9 Great Barrier (16L) 125/1 - -
28 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 6/8 Joker Man (21L) 66/1 - -
5
(3)
What A Lucy silk
What A Lucy 1
J: C Zackey
T: M N Houdalakis
Has shown enough to think she could win a race; ran well to finish runner-up (beaten just over 1l, Turffontein Standside) 17 days ago; holds leading claims if building on promise shown last time
542-32
Age: 3
Weight: 9-1
OR: 72
Days: 17
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 May 24 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 h1 2/10 Glawari (1¼L) 33/20 72 32
23 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-1 h1 3/11 Enchanting Lady (2¼L) 5/2 74 45
31 Aug 23 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-1 h1 2/9 Daring Act (3L) 2/1 - 45
19 Aug 23 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-2 h1 4/10 Wilkies (1¾L) 5/1 - 33
5 Aug 23 Tur Turffontein 5f Md 9-2 h1 5/9 Si Veloce (3L) 9/4 - 28
6
(8)
Together Again silk
Together Again
J: C Maujean
T: F Bronkhorst
Third, beaten just under 4l, with blinkers reapplied last month over C&D; hard to ignore
843353
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 58
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 May 24 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 b 3/13 Just The Two Of Us (3¾L) 20/1 58 34
7 May 24 Vaa Vaal 6f MdHc 8-4 5/9 Sovereigns Call (6L) 20/1 59 25
25 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 b 3/8 Frozen Fantasy (6L) 7/1 59 12
11 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 b 3/9 Redcherry Lane (2¼L) 33/1 56 39
28 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-1 b 4/10 Nkandla Gold (8L) 16/1 56 3
13 Mar 24 Gre Greyville 5f Md 9-6 b 8/9 Vathomvlaffie (8½L) 14/1 59 27
7
(2)
Paradise Flower silk
Paradise Flower
J: J Gates
T: J Borman
Has run 16 times without getting off the mark; finished seventh, beaten 17l, in a maiden plate (Turffontein Inside) when dropped down to 7f in March; first start for current yard; hard to fancy
-67577
Age: 4
Weight: 9-1
OR: 47
Days: 66
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 8-5 b 7/9 The Playboy Bomber (17½L) 150/1 50 -
9 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 9f Md 8-11 b 7/8 Say It With Roses (27L) 75/1 55 -
22 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 10f Md 9-6 b 5/6 Darling Harbour (11L) 80/1 57 -
1 Feb 24 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 b 7/7 Patches Of Grey (12L) 100/1 57 -
20 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 10f Md 9-6 b 6/9 Crimson Forest (5¼L) 50/1 53 -
21 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 b 4/8 Kakiebos (8¾L) 25/1 50 18
8
(7)
Cartagena silk
Cartagena
J: J R Syster
T: H E Adamson
Beaten a fair way when sixth (over 6f here) in August; back from an absence; needs to leave most recent form behind her in new headgear and looks an unlikely winner
86-
Age: 3
Weight: 9-1
OR: -
Days: 299
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
10 Aug 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-2 6/9 Dakota Cat (9½L) 25/1 - 13
25 Jul 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 8/13 Sigrid Swing (8L) 25/1 - 22
9
(9)
Toolegittoquit silk
Toolegittoquit
J: S Sosibo
T: J S Roux
Could not manage better than sixth at Turffontein Inside in March; no easy task
86
Age: 3
Weight: 9-1
OR: -
Days: 66
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 6/7 Empressofnormandy (12L) 50/1 - -
20 Feb 24 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-1 8/9 Great Barrier (8L) 100/1 - 8
10
(6)
Global Zee silk
Global Zee
J: K A Brewer
T: P P Labuschagne
Finished seventh of nine on his debut two months ago at 80-1 (over 6f here); could improve from his debut but will need to
7
Age: 2
Weight: 9-0
OR: -
Days: 68
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 7/9 One More (14½L) 80/1 - 13
11
(5)
Johnny Appleseed silk
Johnny Appleseed
J: C Habib
T: A P Peter
A disappointing effort on his debut when favourite (5-4) at Turffontein Standside, the second franked the form since; definitely of interest
5
Age: 2
Weight: 9-0
OR: -
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
4 May 24 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-0 5/9 Wild At War (11L) 5/4 - 21
12
(1)
Prince Of Miracles silk
Prince Of Miracles
J: M Yeni
T: F Bronkhorst
Found life tough when 15l back in eighth (Turffontein Inside) last month; needs considering
7968
Age: 2
Weight: 9-0
OR: -
Days: 12
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 May 24 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 8/11 Key News (14½L) 33/1 - 1
23 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 6/9 Chocolate Soldier (7½L) 200/1 - 12
28 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 9/9 One More (26L) 125/1 - -
7 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 7/10 Taxi To The Moon (21L) 66/1 - -
13
(4)
Tiger Storm silk
Tiger Storm
J: S Khumalo
T: F P Habib
September foal; dam had winning form; this doesn't look easy against more experienced rivals so a look at the betting is advised
Form:
Age: 2
Weight: 9-0
OR: -
Days: -
14
(14)
Green Lightning silk
Green Lightning 1
J: M K Katjedi
T: C Spies
Solid performance in defeat when second favourite over this distance (fillies maiden plate) last month; expected to be in the thick of things
32
Age: 2
Weight: 8-8
OR: -
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 May 24 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-0 2/13 Just The Two Of Us (1¾L) 3/1 - 39
23 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 5f Md 9-6 3/8 Kindred Heart (2½L) 33/1 - 34
Verdict

WHAT A LUCY is expected to win, of these she is the least exposed. Green Lightning rates a serious danger while Together Again isn't out of it, and Johnny Appleseed needs to bounce back from a below-par performance.

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What A Lucy
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