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27 June 2024
Thursday 27th June

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Racehorse Owners Association Mr 80 Handicap(Open) Racecard

  • Channel: SIS
  • Distance: 1m
Runners
8

Type
Flat

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(3)
Captain Of Grit silk
Captain Of Grit
J: N Nastili 9
T: A P Peter
Fair effort when beaten 3l over C&D on debut for this trainer last month; does not win very often; respected
2323-3
Age: 5
Weight: 9-13
OR: 86
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 May 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 8-11 b 3/6 Joker Man (3L) 7/2 86 56
17 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-10 b 3/9 Tirpitz (½L) 7/2 87 77
16 Nov 23 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-4 b 2/11 Funky Music (¾L) 9/2 84 79
14 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 8-7 3/10 Whispers Of War (1¼L) 33/10 83 -
13 Sep 23 Gre Greyville 8f Hc 8-11 2/9 Prince Of Taranto (½L) 11/2 83 52
22 Aug 23 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 9-2 3/5 Archimides (3½L) 9/4 83 50
2
(4)
Two Miles West silk
Two Miles West
J: C Zackey
T: P F Matchett
Beaten just under 4l when eighth of 15 but didn't run badly at 20-1 running over this distance at Turffontein Standside 18 days ago; has won here before; must go on the shortlist
4-1438
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: 83
Days: 18
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
9 Jun 24 Tur Turffontein 8f 8-10 8/15 Mastership (3¾L) 20/1 83 39
12 May 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 8-5 3/12 Sabre Strike (¾L) 20/1 83 73
23 Apr 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Hc 9-1 4/9 Majestic Palace (2¼L) 7/2 83 54
22 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-6 1/9 Forest God (1¾L) 2/1 80 44
23 Dec 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 4/11 Presley (4¼L) 4/1 80 43
25 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-6 5/16 Virgin River (7¾L) 25/2 - 27
3
(8)
Copper Mist silk
Copper Mist
J: Wes Marwing
T: W C Marwing
Has won here before; came home fifth, beaten 6l, at Turffontein Standside last month; first attempt at a handicap; stamina to prove at this trip so only limited appeal
21-095
Age: 3
Weight: 9-5
OR: 82
Days: 28
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 May 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 8-11 5/8 The Africa House (5½L) 33/1 82 60
16 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 8-12 b 9/9 Ready To Charge (9¾L) 16/1 85 30
17 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 8-8 10/10 Red Bomber (14½L) 25/2 85 47
7 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-6 1/10 Just Nuisance (½L) 11/2 83 40
29 Aug 23 Tur Turffontein 6f Md 9-2 2/9 Fast Duty (nk) 6/4 83 51
12 Aug 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 8-10 4/11 Command Pilot (3¼L) 20/1 - 52
4
(6)
Blackberry Breeze silk
Blackberry Breeze
J: M Yeni
T: A P Peter
Unable to land a blow when sixth of eight (handicap) two weeks ago at Turffontein Standside; has been eased in the weights; should be on the premises if in the same form he showed when winning three starts back
85-186
Age: 3
Weight: 9-4
OR: 81
Days: 11
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Jun 24 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-3 6/8 Trois Trois Quatre (9½L) 20/1 83 54
29 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 8-8 8/11 The Brief (15L) 7/1 83 12
23 Jan 24 Vaa Vaal 8f Md 9-4 1/8 Marauding Horde (2L) 14/1 68 51
14 Dec 23 Vaa Vaal 7f Md 9-4 5/7 Mount Darwin (10L) 33/10 - -
4 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Md 9-2 8/11 Jury's Out (8½L) 33/1 - -
21 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Md 9-2 10/13 Pocket Watch (12½L) 14/1 - -
5
(5)
Trippis Tune silk
Trippis Tune
J: M K Katjedi
T: A P Peter
Finished last of 11 in a handicap here three months ago; this only his second start in handicap company; this demands more than last time so only limited appeal
6-7410
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: 77
Days: 89
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
30 Mar 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 9-5 11/11 Run For Cover (12½L) 20/1 77 10
10 Mar 24 Gre Greyville 7f Md 9-6 1/9 Tibbott Bourke (hd) 5/1 71 45
20 Feb 24 Vaa Vaal 6f Md 9-6 4/9 Great Barrier (2½L) 25/1 65 32
8 Feb 24 Tur Turffontein 5f Md 9-6 7/8 Bossy Boots (6¼L) 25/2 - 20
17 Oct 23 Fvw Fairview 5f Md 9-4 6/12 Donny Tee (10½L) 125/1 - 25
22 Sep 23 Fai Fairview 6f Md 9-2 13/17 Triomphe (14½L) 80/1 - -
6
(2)
Houston silk
Houston
J: R Danielson
T: C Dawson
Was held in ninth two weeks ago at Turffontein Standside; just a sole success to his name; hard to recommend
269-69
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
OR: 73
Days: 11
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
16 Jun 24 Tur Turffontein 7f 9-6 9/11 Clarkson (9½L) 25/2 75 32
25 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-12 6/9 Simple Simple (3¾L) 10/1 77 34
17 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 8f NvHc 8-9 9/9 Dj Junior (7¾L) 8/1 79 25
21 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-6 6/8 High Roller (7L) 7/2 81 -
9 Sep 23 Tur Turffontein 7f Hc 8-11 2/10 Emporium (shd) 25/1 79 50
22 Aug 23 Vaa Vaal 7f Hc 8-11 4/5 Archimides (3¾L) 10/1 80 47
7
(1)
American Biscuit silk
American Biscuit
J: C Maujean
T: W C Marwing
Just the one win to his name; comfortably held in seventh in a handicap four weeks ago at Vaal Classic on his second outing for this trainer; facing a tougher assignment than 30 days ago, only limited appeal
276-07
Age: 4
Weight: 8-9
OR: 70
Days: 30
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
28 May 24 Vaa Vaal 7f NvHc 9-2 b 7/9 King's Ransom (7½L) 20/1 75 -
12 May 24 Tur Turffontein 8f NvHc 8-12 b 10/11 Mastership (8L) 9/2 77 37
28 Nov 23 Vaa Vaal 10f Hc 8-3 b 6/7 Terra Time (2¾L) 6/1 78 42
17 Nov 23 Tur Turffontein 8f NvHc 8-10 b 7/9 Dj Junior (6L) 9/2 80 32
28 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-7 b 2/12 Mo The Man (1½L) 7/2 78 67
21 Oct 23 Tur Turffontein 8f Hc 9-3 b 4/8 High Roller (4¼L) 11/2 78 -
8
(7)
Safe Space silk
Safe Space
J: C Habib
T: A P Peter
Failed to live up to market expectations in a handicap here (1m1f) two months ago on first run for current trainer; more on his plate this time but has a chance
-22125
Age: 4
Weight: 8-8
OR: 69
Days: 68
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
20 Apr 24 Tur Turffontein 9f Hc 9-5 5/11 Thambi (4½L) 9/4 69 51
27 Feb 24 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 9-5 b 2/10 Allaroundtheworld (3½L) 4/1 69 67
18 Feb 24 Sco Scottsville 8f Hc 8-11 b 1/15 Papa C (1L) 14/1 66 43
7 Feb 24 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 9-6 b 2/8 Fine Admiral (1L) 3/1 66 32
10 Jan 24 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 9-5 b 2/9 Justfortheepenny (shd) 9/2 63 52
31 Dec 23 Gre Greyville 10f Hc 9-2 5/9 Tin Cup (2¾L) 25/1 66 48
Verdict

CAPTAIN OF GRIT has an obvious shout. Two Miles West has won over course and distance, and Blackberry Breeze is in with a shout, but does need to be forgiven a poor run last time.

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Captain Of Grit

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