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Champion Trainer Of The Season - Mike De Kock Mr 74 Handicap(Open) Racecard

  • Channel: SIS
  • Distance: 1m
Runners
14

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(4)
Mocha Frappe silk
Mocha Frappe
J: K A Brewer
T: A G Laird
Beaten 5l when seventh of 11 but didn't run badly at 8-1 (handicap) at Turffontein Inside latest; has won here before; unexposed in handicaps with this his second start in this company; headgear removed
44-517
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 77
Days: 23
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 May 24 Tur Turffontein 8f NvHc 8-8 b 7/11 Mastership (5L) 8/1 77 44
17 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 b 1/9 Deception Pass (½L) 11/2 74 45
23 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 5/7 Salute The Flag (9¼L) 9/4 - 30
4 May 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 4/12 Princeofgreen (1L) 15/4 - 17
15 Apr 23 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-9 4/9 Pure Predator (3¾L) 50/1 - 50
2
(2)
Sacambaya silk
Sacambaya
J: K Matsunyane
T: B Crawford
Claimed a narrow success in a handicap 28 days ago at Vaal Classic to break his duck; off a higher mark; this represents a step up in class but should get involved
-76621
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 77
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 May 24 Vaa Vaal 8f MdHc 9-6 1/8 Summer Shade (½L) Evs 74 66
28 Apr 24 Sco Scottsville 7f Md 9-6 2/14 Field Marshal (½L) 3/1 70 46
4 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 7f NvHc 8-3 6/7 Master Christmas (11½L) 50/1 73 -
2 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 6/10 Sea Shanty (9L) 25/2 77 19
4 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 7/10 Calantha (8½L) 4/1 80 22
4 Nov 23 Dur Durbanville 7f 9-8 5/7 Incredibill (5L) 5/1 82 70
3
(13)
Leeson silk
Leeson
J: C Zackey
T: C J Lensley
Upped to 1m4f last month when beaten 5l; has won here before and looks well treated on the pick of his form; previous run was disappointing, but finished third two starts back; looks like a player
0-2338
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: 74
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 May 24 Vaa Vaal 12f 9-6 b 8/13 Vesuvio (5L) 10/1 75 41
23 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-1 b 3/9 Majestic Palace (1¾L) 25/2 75 53
4 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 12f Hc 9-6 b 3/6 Arlington Action (1½L) 6/1 75 -
19 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 12f 8-4 b 2/11 Afraad (2¼L) 66/1 75 11
28 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-6 b 14/14 Southern Blaze (20L) 8/1 75 15
25 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-12 b 9/11 Jet Dynasty (7¼L) 50/1 77 29
4
(7)
Clarkson silk
Clarkson
J: M V'Rensburg
T: R R Sage
Has won here before and all wins on right-handed tracks; not beaten too far at 25-2 when fifth of 11 in a handicap (Turffontein Inside) 33 days ago, behind next-time-out winners; operating off a reduced mark these days and should get involved
67-075
Age: 6
Weight: 9-5
OR: 73
Days: 33
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 May 24 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-10 b 5/11 Master Ariano (5L) 25/2 75 44
20 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-11 b 7/12 Judgement Day (5¾L) 66/1 78 47
19 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-6 b 12/19 Jury's Out (13L) 50/1 80 38
9 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-6 b 7/9 Player (13L) 17/2 82 22
26 Oct 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 8-8 b 6/8 Raven Black (11L) 33/1 84 45
9 Sep 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-6 b 9/10 Emporium (8¼L) 6/1 86 26
5
(11)
Putins Promise silk
Putins Promise
J: S Khumalo
T: J S Roux
Yet to win over this distance but has won previously at this course; did well from an unfavourable draw in a handicap here over 7f when beaten a short head sent off 11-2 three weeks ago, form which has been nicely boosted; a rise in the ratings to contend with; warrants respect
763612
Age: 7
Weight: 9-5
OR: 73
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 May 24 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-4 2/13 Kashkaval (shd) 11/2 72 54
7 May 24 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-6 1/13 Southern Style (1¼L) 18/10 68 -
23 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-6 6/10 Leao Alado (2½L) 25/2 70 43
11 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-8 3/8 Volte Face (1½L) 25/2 70 42
30 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-6 b 6/11 Run For Cover (7L) 33/1 72 30
23 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 6f Hc 8-11 b 7/7 Dreamland (6¼L) 20/1 72 31
6
(3)
Viva De Janeiro silk
Viva De Janeiro
J: C Maujean
T: F Bronkhorst
Won by just over 1l in a handicap latest at Vaal Classic, form of that received a boost with the eighth obliging since; raised a fair amount in the weights
531271
Age: 4
Weight: 9-4
OR: 72
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 May 24 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-6 1/11 Coromandel (1¼L) 2/1 68 -
23 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-4 7/10 Leao Alado (3½L) 5/2 68 37
11 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-6 2/8 Volte Face (1¼L) 6/4 68 41
28 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-11 1/9 Green Sceptre (4¾L) 5/4 60 58
14 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-7 3/12 Libeccio (1¾L) 8/1 60 31
29 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-10 5/11 Run For Cover (4¾L) 20/1 63 34
7
(5)
Guardia Regine silk
Guardia Regine
J: P Mxoli
T: R Klaasen
Finished last of nine in a handicap at Vaal Classic 42 days ago; might find this company a little easier but hard to make a case
-51079
Age: 3
Weight: 9-3
OR: 74
Days: 42
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-8 9/9 Majestic Palace (63L) 20/1 74 -
30 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-5 b 7/11 Run For Cover (7½L) 40/1 77 28
19 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-10 b 19/19 Jury's Out (24L) 66/1 77 -
8 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 b 1/13 Breath Of Magic (1¼L) 9/2 74 51
25 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 b 5/9 Mid Winter Wind (5¾L) 33/1 76 31
28 Sep 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-2 b 7/15 Halberdier (9½L) 16/1 - 19
8
(14)
Avoontoast silk
Avoontoast 1
J: P Strydom
T: J A Soma
Finished second dropped to 1m2f in February when beaten a head sent off 8-1 (Vaal Classic); on a losing run; edging up the ratings; she is the only filly here; deserves respect if building on most recent effort
53-592
Age: 4
Weight: 9-3
OR: 71
Days: 105
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Feb 24 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 9-3 h1 2/15 Be Real (hd) 8/1 70 70
28 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 12f 7-12 h1 9/13 Explosive Bond (9¼L) 16/1 72 -
7 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 12f Hc 8-12 h1 5/7 Explosive Bond (9¾L) 3/1 75 -
17 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-2 h1 3/9 Mount Etna (5¾L) 9/2 77 60
28 Nov 23 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-6 h1 5/6 Paton's Tears (3L) 28/10 79 34
21 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-12 4/5 Champagne Cocktail (7½L) 25/2 84 31
9
(12)
Laughing William silk
Laughing William
J: G Lerena
T: C Dawson
Finished fourth last month albeit only beaten just over 1l (over 7f here), form boosted by subsequent winners Vava Vegas and Cerulean Dancer; you have to go back a long way to find his only win; if replicating best efforts needs considering
-82304
Age: 4
Weight: 9-3
OR: 71
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 May 24 Vaa Vaal 7f 9-2 4/11 Whorly Whorly (1¼L) 17/2 71 48
21 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-5 10/10 Officer In Command (14½L) 16/1 71 15
20 Feb 24 Vaa Vaal 7f NvHc 8-9 3/8 Mizzen Sail (2L) 25/2 71 -
8 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-3 2/7 La Moohal (3L) 7/1 69 51
20 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 8f NvHc 8-12 8/9 Presley (12L) 16/1 72 13
12 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 7f NvHc 8-11 4/11 Taegan's Champ (7L) 80/1 75 55
10
(1)
Volte Face silk
Volte Face
J: J R Syster
T: H Van Der Westhuizen
A course winner; not disgraced when eighth of 12 in a handicap last month (over 1m1f here); hard enough to fancy
371918
Age: 4
Weight: 9-3
OR: 71
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 May 24 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-1 b 8/12 Celtic Rush (4L) 25/2 71 31
11 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-5 b 1/8 Viva De Janeiro (1¼L) 33/1 67 44
4 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-5 b 9/12 His Master's Voice (5¼L) 20/1 67 -
19 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 9f Md 9-6 b 1/10 In A Blue Moon (hd) 25/1 67 30
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
11
(6)
Eiger Sanction silk
Eiger Sanction
J: A Mgudlwa
T: S J Gray
Posted respectable effort when beaten 2½l in a handicap here just ahead of Volte Face last month; been eased in the ratings by the handicapper
462604
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 73
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 May 24 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-0 b 4/12 Celtic Rush (2½L) 33/1 75 36
4 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-7 b 11/12 His Master's Voice (14L) 10/1 76 -
21 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-5 b 6/10 Officer In Command (7½L) 33/1 77 39
14 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-5 b 2/12 Libeccio (1¼L) 25/1 77 45
28 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 12f Hc 8-12 b 6/8 Twenty Drachma'S (10L) 17/2 80 -
20 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-4 b 4/9 Royal Mazarin (5¼L) 10/1 80 24
12
(9)
Future Africa silk
Future Africa
J: C Habib
T: A P Peter
Finished last of eight over this distance here (handicap) last month; winning form over course and distance; dropping in the weights
0-0198
Age: 3
Weight: 9-2
OR: 73
Days: 26
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 May 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-10 8/8 Nordic Rebel (11L) 66/1 75 2
23 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-6 9/10 Leao Alado (10½L) 20/1 75 14
11 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-6 1/12 Douglas Dragon () 50/1 23 34
12 Jan 24 Fai Fairview 7f Md 9-4 e/s 10/10 Bridgerton (30L) 100/1 23 -
15 Dec 23 Fvw Fairview 10f Md 9-2 b 10/10 Fujisan (77L) 50/1 23 -
5 Nov 23 Fai Fairview 6f Md 9-4 17/18 Ubisika (23L) 100/1 - -
13
(8)
Archimides silk
Archimides
J: M Yeni
T: P P Labuschagne
Never landed a blow when seventh of eight attempting a Grade 2 for the first time at Greyville Polytrack last month; largely disappointing since successful in a handicap at Vaal in August but has won here before
704567
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 70
Days: 27
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Gre Greyville 7f 9-3 b 7/8 Royal Aussie (9½L) 150/1 70 56
9 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-11 b 6/10 Open Highway (5½L) 5/1 72 -
19 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-12 b 5/19 Jury's Out (3¼L) 7/1 73 68
7 Mar 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-0 b 4/15 Fully Loaded (1¼L) 100/1 74 -
22 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 b 10/10 Libeccio (58L) 20/1 74 -
23 Jan 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-11 b 7/9 Viva Spirit (5¼L) 33/1 76 54
14
(10)
Parker Getrix silk
Parker Getrix
J: R Danielson
T: C I Jonker
Some way behind the second, Putins Promise, in a handicap here (7f) last month when towards the rear of 13; has won here but not always shown an awful lot since winning a handicap at Vaal Classic in October; hard to make a case for him
600-90
Age: 6
Weight: 9-0
OR: 68
Days: 19
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 May 24 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-0 b 12/13 Kashkaval (6½L) 100/1 68 28
7 May 24 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-6 b 9/13 Putins Promise (7½L) 66/1 68 -
5 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-6 b 10/10 Spring In Heaven (56L) 8/1 68 -
28 Nov 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 8-12 b 13/16 Hotarubi (11L) 25/1 68 -
16 Nov 23 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-6 b 6/11 Midnight Caller (7¾L) 9/2 68 -
19 Oct 23 Vaa Vaal 9f Hc 9-4 b 1/13 Turn The Page (1¼L) 5/1 64 -
Verdict

There is not much between those likely to be involved in the shake-up but AVOONTOAST gets the vote. Laughing William is beginning to look exposed, and Putins Promise may have his stamina stretched over this trip.

Verdict silk image
Avoontoast
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