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Book For July Day In Jozi 0116811796 Pinnacle Stakes(For all horses) Racecard

  • Channel: SIS
  • Distance: 7f 55y
Runners
10

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(7)
Anfields Rocket silk
Anfields Rocket
J: R Danielson
T: G J Maroun
On a lengthy losing run; well held ninth of ten (this distance, Turffontein Standside, Grade 2) in April on his second outing for this trainer; down in class this time but not hard to turn elsewhere
0-8769
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 113
Days: 61
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 b 9/10 Sandringham Summit (13L) 33/1 115 59
2 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 5f 9-2 b 6/14 Mover And Shaker (5¾L) 14/1 115 49
27 Jan 24 Ken Kenilworth 10f 9-5 e/s 7/11 Double Superlative (8½L) 25/1 117 98
6 Jan 24 Ken Kenilworth 8f 9-6 8/12 Charles Dickens (5¾L) 100/1 117 97
25 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-0 12/18 Royal Victory (5¾L) 16/1 120 74
7 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 5/14 Main Defender (9¾L) 16/1 120 70
2
(10)
Quantum Theory silk
Quantum Theory
J: S Khumalo
T: R R Sage
Has winning form at this course; not disgraced when ninth at Turffontein Standside 40 days ago
8-7279
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 112
Days: 40
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-2 9/11 Lucky Lad (4¾L) 33/1 114 59
16 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-2 7/12 Texas Red (6¾L) 7/2 114 80
15 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-2 2/12 Melech (¾L) 33/1 114 96
20 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 5f 9-6 b 7/10 Iphiko (4¼L) 8/1 114 64
4 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-2 8/9 William Robertson (9¼L) 10/1 114 38
7 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-2 11/14 Main Defender (15L) 8/1 114 49
3
(9)
Unzen silk
Unzen
J: K A Brewer
T: R R Sage
Respectable effort (beaten 2l) at Turffontein Standside six weeks ago; the first boosted the form; has won here before
1-2155
Age: 4
Weight: 9-2
OR: 109
Days: 40
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-11 5/11 Lucky Lad (2L) 14/1 109 67
6 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-2 5/10 Sandringham Summit (3½L) 10/1 109 91
3 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-3 1/13 Dave The King (3L) 28/10 105 88
13 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-12 2/9 Silver Hills (shd) 4/1 104 72
9 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 7f 9-0 1/22 Funky Music (1¼L) 25/2 100 -
12 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 3/8 Silver Hills (1L) 2/1 101 77
4
(8)
Forever Mine silk
Forever Mine
J: M V'Rensburg
T: M F De Kock
Not beaten far (stakes race) last month here (1m); a long time since his last win and consistency hasn't been his strong suit
00-933
Age: 6
Weight: 9-2
OR: 107
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 May 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 8-8 3/8 Bingwa (2¾L) 11/2 108 74
27 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-7 3/9 Zinovi (4¼L) 25/1 109 80
16 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-7 9/12 Texas Red (13L) 33/1 109 51
25 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-10 10/11 Dyce (15½L) 50/1 109 6
7 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-3 14/14 Main Defender (26L) 100/1 109 8
30 Jul 23 Gre Greyville 8f Hc 9-7 12/14 Meridius (8½L) 33/1 109 66
5
(1)
Mrs Geriatrix silk
Mrs Geriatrix
J: R Fourie
T: S G Tarry
Needs to bounce back after regressive performances but has won here before; finished last dropped to 6f (Turffontein Standside) six weeks ago
4-7437
Age: 3
Weight: 8-12
OR: 112
Days: 40
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-6 7/7 Mrs Browning (9¾L) 3/1 115 33
6 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-1 h1 3/7 Gimme A Nother (5L) 5/1 115 46
24 Feb 24 Ken Kenilworth 7f 9-3 4/13 Double Grand Slam (3½L) 9/2 112 85
6 Jan 24 Ken Kenilworth 6f 9-1 7/16 October Morn (2L) 5/2 112 34
2 Dec 23 Ken Kenilworth 8f 9-6 4/13 Beach Bomb (3½L) 9/4 112 68
11 Nov 23 Dur Durbanville 7f 9-6 5/10 Rascova (5½L) 14/10 112 53
6
(4)
Captain Peg silk
Captain Peg
J: C Habib
T: S T Pettigrew
Not disgraced when fifth of 12 (this distance, Turffontein Standside, stakes race) in March; four-time course winner
27-665
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
OR: 107
Days: 82
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-3 5/12 Texas Red (4¾L) 20/1 108 78
15 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-4 6/12 Melech (6L) 25/1 109 68
13 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-2 6/7 Good Queen Bess (6L) 7/2 109 63
17 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-7 7/10 Savannah Storm (3¼L) 5/1 109 81
7 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-3 2/13 Feather Boa (1L) 6/1 109 78
9 Sep 23 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-0 1/10 Running Rifles (1L) 25/2 107 75
7
(5)
Cliffhanger silk
Cliffhanger
J: G Lerena
T: J J Van Vuuren
Well beaten seventh in a Listed handicap race at Scottsville latest (wore blinkers); a good career strike-rate; headgear now discarded; should be on the premises in this lower-class event
3-2437
Age: 3
Weight: 8-11
OR: 106
Days: 39
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 Apr 24 Sco Scottsville 6f Hc 9-2 b 7/14 King Of The Gauls (6¼L) 13/2 108 64
25 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-2 3/8 One Fell Swoop (1L) 25/2 105 -
20 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 5f 8-0 4/10 Iphiko (2L) 33/10 105 65
4 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 5f Hc 9-8 2/8 Ziyasha (4¼L) 5/2 105 64
9 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 5f Hc 9-5 3/8 Rulership (2¼L) 28/10 105 74
3 Oct 23 Vaa Vaal 5f 8-11 1/7 Aussenkehr (shd) 11/10 100 56
8
(3)
Texas Red silk
Texas Red
J: M K Katjedi
T: R Klaasen
Finished eighth, beaten a fair distance, over this trip at Turffontein Standside (Grade 2) in April; a course winner; others more likely despite dropping in class
1-5218
Age: 4
Weight: 8-11
OR: 104
Days: 61
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
6 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-2 8/10 Sandringham Summit (8¼L) 33/1 104 74
16 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 7-12 1/12 Humdinger (shd) 5/2 98 92
25 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-11 2/10 Mid Winter Wind (¾L) 8/1 98 99
3 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-3 5/13 Unzen (4¼L) 33/1 98 73
30 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 1/9 Red Bomber (½L) 40/1 94 69
26 Oct 23 Vaa Vaal 6f Hc 9-5 3/8 Raven Black (5¼L) 20/1 94 72
9
(6)
Good Queen Bess silk
Good Queen Bess
J: M Yeni
T: M F De Kock
Went down by 2l when second over C&D last month
126342
Age: 6
Weight: 8-4
OR: 97
Days: 25
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 May 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-7 2/8 Just Be Lekker (2L) 15/2 97 67
4 May 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 4/11 Tamarisk Tree (2¾L) 11/2 97 69
16 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 6f 8-9 3/10 One Fell Swoop (½L) 16/1 94 61
2 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 8-4 6/10 Silver Hills (7½L) 6/1 94 39
20 Feb 24 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-1 2/11 Celtic Rumours (½L) 14/1 91 -
13 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 7-12 1/7 Juliet Tango (shd) 11/2 86 73
10
(2)
On The Horizon silk
On The Horizon 1
J: P Mxoli
T: M N Houdalakis
Scored narrowly in a fillies handicap (at Turffontein Standside over this trip) two months ago; progressing with racing; one to be interested in
1122-1
Age: 4
Weight: 8-4
OR: 96
Days: 54
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
13 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-11 h1 1/10 Magical Flight (nk) 14/10 94 75
30 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-2 h1 2/9 Mary's Greenlight (1¼L) 6/4 90 67
9 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 9f 8-6 h1 2/9 George Handel (shd) Evs 90 70
23 Nov 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-0 h1 1/10 Lady Calavera (1½L) 33/20 84 56
2 Sep 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-11 h1 1/7 Queen Of Camelot (1¾L) 5/4 78 -
22 Aug 23 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-6 h1 1/13 Sunshine Day (3¾L) 9/2 - 72
Verdict

A tight contest but CLIFFHANGER is worth siding with. He appears to have been found a chance to regain the winning thread and can rebound from a poor last run. Unzen should be in the hunt, Mrs Geriatrix has winning CD form, and On The Horizon should be in the mix.

Verdict silk image
Cliffhanger
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