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Hollywoodbets Gold Challenge (grade 1)(For Horses at Weight-For-Age) Racecard

  • Channel: TRP
  • Distance: 1m
Runners
13

Type
Flat

Weather
Partly cloudy

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(1)
Gimmeanotherchance silk
Gimmeanotherchance
J: C Zackey
T: M F De Kock
Has won here in the past but a while since he has been in the winners' enclosure; fair effort when 1½l fourth to Gladatorian four weeks ago (Greyville Polytrack) in what looked a strong Grade 2; facing a tougher assignment than four weeks ago, has some questions to answer
-55624
Age: 3
Weight: 9-3
OR: 115
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Gre Greyville 7f 8-12 4/8 Royal Aussie (1½L) 4/1 111 82
31 Mar 24 Gre Greyville 7f 8-7 2/6 Mid Winter Wind (1½L) 5/2 111 81
2 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 9f 9-6 6/11 Purple Pitcher (4½L) 33/1 111 87
3 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 5/10 Sandringham Summit (5½L) 8/1 112 70
13 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-2 5/9 Main Defender (7L) 6/1 112 79
25 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 2/9 Purple Pitcher (hd) 11/2 108 91
2
(2)
Cousin Casey silk
Cousin Casey
J: S Khumalo
T: S G Tarry
Behind Gladatorian (dropped to 7f) when involved in the finish at 7-2 last month at Greyville Polytrack in what looked an up-to-scratch Grade 2; loves it here (three wins) but has had lots of chances since last win; facing a tougher assignment this time, is passed over
0-3402
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 123
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Gre Greyville 7f 9-3 2/8 Royal Aussie (hd) 7/2 123 89
6 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 10f 9-6 13/13 Royal Victory (77L) 7/1 123 -
2 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 4/13 Main Defender (5L) 16/1 123 55
3 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-11 3/13 Unzen (3½L) 4/1 123 90
25 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 9-3 16/18 Royal Victory (9¾L) 10/1 123 63
28 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-5 2/16 Puerto Manzano (½L) 11/2 122 79
3
(3)
Main Defender silk
Main Defender
J: C Habib
T: A P Peter
Had two of these in arrears when in front in the Horse Chestnut by just under 3l in March over this distance at Turffontein Standside; clear chance
11-131
Age: 3
Weight: 9-3
OR: 131
Days: 98
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-0 1/13 Dave The King () 28/10 121 67
15 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-2 3/12 Melech (1L) 67/100 121 95
13 Jan 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 1/9 Barbaresco (1L) 87/100 121 108
28 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-4 1/10 Sandringham Summit (shd) 91/100 121 110
7 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 7f 7-13 1/14 Thunderstruck (6½L) 6/4 113 92
30 Jul 23 Gre Greyville 8f 9-6 2/13 Sandringham Summit (2½L) 9/4 113 80
4
(4)
Sandringham Summit silk
Sandringham Summit
J: G Lerena
T: D Nieuwenhuizen
Second in the Grade 1 S A Classic three months ago and has winning form at this course; beaten a neck when runner-up over this trip at Greyville Polytrack (Grade 2) last month; form given ballast by next-time-out winner; this looks tougher but poses a threat
3-1212
Age: 3
Weight: 9-3
OR: 123
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Gre Greyville 8f 9-6 2/7 Green With Envy (nk) 72/100 123 71
6 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-1 1/10 Lucky Lad (1¼L) 91/100 123 103
2 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 9f 9-6 2/11 Purple Pitcher (¾L) 63/100 123 100
3 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 1/10 Hotarubi (3L) 5/4 121 89
25 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 3/9 Purple Pitcher (2L) 1/3 121 85
28 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 2/10 Main Defender (shd) 18/10 117 111
5
(5)
Itsrainingwilliam silk
Itsrainingwilliam
J: S Moodley
T: J S Snaith
Not beaten that far (just under 4l, went off 6-1) at Scottsville three weeks ago; passed over as faces a stiffer task
33-114
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 108
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 May 24 Sco Scottsville 8f 9-1 4/8 Dave The King (3¾L) 6/1 108 61
17 Feb 24 Ken Kenilworth 7f Md 9-8 1/8 San Pedro () 33/10 108 100
20 Jan 24 Ken Kenilworth 7f 9-6 1/8 Seeking The One (2¼L) 11/10 108 70
30 Dec 23 Ken Kenilworth 7f Md 9-2 3/7 Promettere (¾L) 13/10 108 83
16 Dec 23 Ken Kenilworth 7f 9-4 3/9 Silver Operator (¼L) 5/1 108 89
18 Nov 23 Dur Durbanville 9f 9-6 10/10 Sachdev (7¾L) 20/1 109 93
6
(6)
Dave The King silk
Dave The King
J: M Yeni
T: M F De Kock
No wins at this distance; got the job done by 3l when he had Itsrainingwilliam behind 20 days ago when dropped to 7½f at Scottsville in what looked a warm stakes race; likely player despite being up in class
7-2241
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 126
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 May 24 Sco Scottsville 8f 9-11 1/8 The Shepherd (3L) 18/10 126 81
6 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 10f 9-6 4/13 Royal Victory (4L) 9/2 126 47
2 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 2/13 Main Defender (2¾L) 8/1 122 64
3 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-11 2/13 Unzen (3L) 14/1 122 91
25 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-13 7/11 Dyce (8½L) 5/1 124 41
28 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-9 9/16 Puerto Manzano (4¾L) 9/2 126 68
7
(7)
Gladatorian silk
Gladatorian
J: S Veale
T: S H Ferrie
Close third sent off 7-2 last month at Greyville Polytrack in a warm Grade 2, a race won by the reopposing Cousin Casey; has won here before; interesting despite moving up in class
22-113
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 120
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Gre Greyville 7f 9-6 3/8 Royal Aussie (½L) 7/2 120 90
24 Mar 24 Gre Greyville 6f 9-7 1/12 Good Traveller (2L) 6/4 117 92
21 Jan 24 Sco Scottsville 7f 9-11 1/8 Imilenzeyokududuma (nk) 4/1 117 109
25 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-2 2/11 Dyce (4¼L) 8/1 114 50
23 Oct 23 Gre Greyville 6f 9-11 2/14 Quasiforsure (nk) 6/1 114 90
30 Jul 23 Gre Greyville 6f 9-5 6/12 Isivunguvungu (2½L) 16/1 114 88
8
(8)
Royal Aussie silk
Royal Aussie
J: K Matsunyane
T: J S Snaith
Bids for hat-trick; had several of these behind when winning by a head 31 days ago at Greyville Polytrack in what looked a warm Grade 2
6-3811
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 124
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Gre Greyville 7f 9-3 1/8 Cousin Casey (hd) 7/2 124 90
24 Feb 24 Ken Kenilworth 8f 9-6 1/9 Gold Poker Game (1½L) 9/4 124 54
27 Jan 24 Ken Kenilworth 10f 9-5 8/11 Double Superlative (8¾L) 10/1 124 97
6 Jan 24 Ken Kenilworth 8f 9-6 3/12 Charles Dickens (4L) 50/1 118 103
2 Dec 23 Ken Kenilworth 8f 9-2 6/8 See It Again (5L) 25/1 118 93
11 Nov 23 Dur Durbanville 8f 9-6 2/13 Montien (nk) 5/1 118 91
9
(9)
See It Again silk
See It Again
J: P Strydom
T: M L Roberts
Boasts a creditable four from seven record at this track and has won some big races; fourth of 11 in the Cape Town Met (Kenilworth) upped to 1m2f in January; back from a break
211-24
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: 132
Days: 133
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Jan 24 Ken Kenilworth 10f 9-5 b 4/11 Double Superlative (3L) 46/100 132 118
6 Jan 24 Ken Kenilworth 8f 9-6 b 2/12 Charles Dickens (2¾L) 14/10 132 108
2 Dec 23 Ken Kenilworth 8f 9-6 b 1/8 At My Command () 11/2 131 116
28 Oct 23 Gre Greyville 8f 9-11 b 1/8 Cape Eagle (1L) 1/3 131 79
30 Jul 23 Gre Greyville 9f 9-3 b 2/12 Princess Calla (1¼L) 17/10 131 -
1 Jul 23 Gre Greyville 11f 8-12 b 2/18 Winchester Mansion (hd) 7/2 124 145
10
(10)
Snow Pilot silk
Snow Pilot
J: J P v'd Merwe
T: J S Snaith
Third at Greyville Polytrack but only beaten half a length last month; form franked by a next-time-out winner; hard to fancy as has more on his plate in this
21-943
Age: 3
Weight: 9-3
OR: 120
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Gre Greyville 8f 9-6 3/7 Green With Envy (½L) 7/1 120 70
31 Mar 24 Gre Greyville 7f 9-6 4/6 Mid Winter Wind (3L) 8/1 116 84
6 Jan 24 Ken Kenilworth 8f 8-9 9/12 Charles Dickens (5¾L) 8/1 116 85
16 Dec 23 Ken Kenilworth 8f 9-6 1/11 Red Palace (¾L) 25/2 109 89
26 Nov 23 Ken Kenilworth 8f 9-6 2/10 Hluhluwe (nk) 25/1 105 39
29 Oct 23 Dur Durbanville 7f 9-4 2/10 Questioning (1¾L) 25/1 95 71
11
(11)
Lucky Lad silk
Lucky Lad
J: R Fourie
T: S G Tarry
Successful in the Golden Horse Sprint at Scottsville by a short head last Saturday; aiming to complete a hat-trick; one to consider
0-4211
Age: 3
Weight: 9-3
OR: 124
Days: 7
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
1 Jun 24 Sco Scottsville 6f Hc 8-8 b 1/16 At My Command (shd) 18/10 121 81
27 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-2 b 1/11 I Am Giant (nk) 6/4 119 77
6 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-1 2/10 Sandringham Summit (1¼L) 11/2 117 98
25 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 6f 9-6 4/8 One Fell Swoop (1¼L) 87/100 117 -
30 Jul 23 Gre Greyville 8f 9-6 13/13 Sandringham Summit (16½L) 11/10 117 30
3 Jun 23 Sco Scottsville 6f 9-6 1/11 Outlaw King () 11/10 - 77
12
(12)
Al Muthana silk
Al Muthana
J: T Godden
T: R Maingard
2½l fifth to Gladatorian at Greyville Polytrack last month (dropped back to 7f); is a top-level performer but has had lots of chances since last win; difficult to fancy as has more on his plate in this
97-405
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 123
Days: 31
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 May 24 Gre Greyville 7f 9-3 5/8 Royal Aussie (2½L) 10/1 125 81
27 Jan 24 Ken Kenilworth 10f 9-6 10/11 Double Superlative (12L) 33/1 126 86
6 Jan 24 Ken Kenilworth 8f 9-6 4/12 Charles Dickens (4L) 40/1 128 103
2 Dec 23 Ken Kenilworth 8f 9-6 7/8 See It Again (6¼L) 20/1 129 93
30 Jul 23 Gre Greyville 9f 9-6 9/12 Princess Calla (8¼L) 14/1 130 -
10 Jun 23 Gre Greyville 8f 9-6 2/10 Charles Dickens (1½L) 7/1 132 100
13
(13)
Bingwa silk
Bingwa
J: R Danielson
T: J J Van Vuuren
Bids for hat-trick; won by just over 1l four weeks ago (Turffontein Inside) in what looked a strong stakes race; with more on his plate looks opposable
-97411
Age: 6
Weight: 9-6
OR: 123
Days: 27
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
12 May 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 b 1/8 Mujbar (1¼L) 28/10 120 98
13 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 9-6 b 1/8 East Coast () 10/1 116 83
16 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-2 b 4/12 Texas Red (3½L) 16/1 117 91
17 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 9f 9-4 7/11 Litigation (4¾L) 16/1 118 74
3 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 9/13 Unzen (8¾L) 40/1 118 68
25 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 10f Hc 8-12 b 15/18 Royal Victory (8¾L) 100/1 118 62
Verdict

MAIN DEFENDER looks the one to back. He has been a winner at this track. Lucky Lad and Gladatorian may have their stamina stretched over this distance.

Verdict silk image
Main Defender
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