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26 March 2020
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itsarush.co.za Welcomes You Workriders Maiden Plate (3yo+) (Turf)

  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 1m
  • Going: Good
Runners
12

Type
Flat

Surface
Turf

Selection

No myracing analysis available for this race

No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
2
(7)
Great Esteem silk
Great Esteem
J: T Baase
T: P F Matchett
Improved performance here finishing runner-up at 30-1 (beaten just under 3l) 42 days ago; strong contender if building on most recent effort
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
3
(10)
Duke Of Abercorn silk
Duke Of Abercorn
J: G Dadamasi
T: G M Alexander
Beaten 11l into eighth in a maiden plate (Turffontein Inside) last month; possible squeak
8-9760
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Nov 19 Tur Turffontein Inside 7.5f Gd Md 9-2 9/11 African Darter (6¾L) 15/2 - -
15 Jun 19 Tur Turffontein Inside 6f Gd Md 9-0 6/10 Campanilla (6¼L) 66/1 - -
20 Apr 19 Tur Turffontein Inside 5f Gd 2yMd 9-6 11/14 Hertog (12L) 44/1 - -
4
(2)
Zuluonmystoep silk
Zuluonmystoep tb 1
J: J Gwingwizha
T: S G Tarry
Finished sixth but wasn't beaten too far (just over 4l) over C&D (maiden plate) in January; should be in the mix
6-40
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Gd Md 9-6 t 6/16 Seven Patriots (4¼L) 15/2 - -
5
(3)
Hold Your Horses silk
Hold Your Horses b
J: G Lahoud
T: G C Walker
Losing run totals nine; beaten a fair way when 11th in a maiden plate (over 7f here) last month; his claims aren't overly compelling
000-76
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Feb 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Gd Md 9-6 b 11/16 Akwaan (12L) 50/1 - -
7 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Gd Md 9-4 b 14/16 Seven Patriots (18L) 44/1 - -
25 Jul 19 Vaa Vaal 7f Gd 2yMd 9-6 b 6/16 Rooi Tom (5¾L) 70/1 - -
4 Apr 19 Vaa Vaal 6f Gd 2yMd 9-6 14/14 Putontheredlight (20L) 70/1 - -
6
(8)
Bend The Knee silk
Bend The Knee tb
J: S Mosia
T: S J Gray
Never landed a blow when ninth of 13 in a maiden plate last month at Vaal Classic; likely to be in contention
949-09
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Oct 19 Tur Turffontein Inside 7.5f Gd Md 9-2 t 9/14 Pure State (16L) 50/1 - -
7
(14)
City Deep silk
City Deep
J: K Fisher
T: S Botha
Defeats piling up (0-11); never landed a blow when seventh of 16 (maiden plate, over 1m2f here) last Tuesday; not ruled out if in the same mood as when fourth three races back
Form: 75490-
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
8
(9)
Fort Alado silk
Fort Alado tb 1
J: B Cossa
T: C E Erasmus
Some way behind the seventh, City Deep, in a maiden plate when finishing towards the rear of 16 last Tuesday here over 1m2f; far from solid if the new headgear doesn't bring about improvement
005-0
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Gd Md 9-2 t 5/14 Nebraas (8¾L) 80/1 - -
12 Oct 19 Tur Turffontein Inside 7.5f Gd 3yMd 9-6 12/13 Bouncing Tigger (19L) 33/1 - -
9
(13)
Smart Deal silk
Smart Deal tb
J: B Mlangeni
T: Lucky Houdalakis
Stepped up to 1m4f in a maiden plate (Vaal Classic) five months ago when last of ten; without a win after 27 runs; returns from break
-00453
Age: 5
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
8 Oct 19 Tur Turffontein Inside 8f Gd Md 9-6 tb 11/14 Westlife (11½L) 100/1 - -
10
(12)
Eightintheeighth silk
Eightintheeighth t
J: D Cooper
T: T Zackey
Attempts to score at the tenth time of asking; last of 13 in a maiden plate at Vaal Classic upped to 1m4f two weeks ago; can't go on the shortlist
000-85
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
27 Feb 20 Vaa Vaal 7f Gd Md 9-6 b 16/16 Akwaan (21L) 10/1 - -
11 Jan 20 Tur Turffontein Standside 10f Gd Md 9-1 16/16 Banha Bridge (56+L) 9/1 - -
4 Sep 18 Vaa Vaal 7f Gd 3yMd 9-6 3/10 Philos (¾L) 13/5F - -
11
(11)
Pacific Dream silk
Pacific Dream
J: T Matsoele
T: Fabian Habib
Beaten 10l when ninth on his debut at Vaal Classic 51 days ago at 13-1; could improve from first run although a leap forward required to win this
Form: 9
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
12
(6)
Sun Giant silk
Sun Giant
J: C Mabaya
T: M F De Kock
Couldn't land a blow when seventh of 12 in a maiden plate at Turffontein Inside two months ago; trainer form (4-20 last 14 days) is a positive and he should go close
70
Age: 4
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
23 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 9f Gd Md 9-6 11/14 Nebraas (11½L) 12/1 - -
13
(4)
Wylie The Great silk
Wylie The Great
J: K Hlakabe
T: Heinrich Van Der Westhuizen
Out of a dam who was a race winner; racing debut; inexperience a possible drawback so the betting may be the best guide
Form:
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
1
(1)
El Romiachi silk
El Romiachi
J: B Manyara
T: Romeo Francis
657546
Age: 3
Weight: 9-6
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
7 Jan 20 Vaa Vaal 8f Gd Md 9-4 3/16 Seven Patriots (3L) 55/1 - -
28 Dec 19 Tur Turffontein Standside 8f Gd Md 9-4 8/16 War Jewel (7L) 60/1 - -
28 Sep 19 Tur Turffontein Inside 8f Gd 3yMd 9-6 11/11 Youcanthurrylove (18½L) 100/1 - -
14
(5)
Ella Bean silk
Ella Bean
J: Doubtful
T: T Zackey
0000-7
Age: 3
Weight: 9-0
OR: -
Days: -
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
19 Mar 20 Tur Turffontein Inside 7.5f Gd MdF 9-1 RR/11 Riqaaby () 100/1 - -
Verdict

GREAT ESTEEM is a confident pick. Zuluonmystoep and Duke Of Abercorn should also be taken seriously.

Betting Forecast:

6/4 Zuluonmystoep,

7/1 Great Esteem,

Duke Of Abercorn,

10/1 El Romiachi,

Pacific Dream,

14/1 City Deep,

Smart Deal,

Eightintheeighth,

Sun Giant,

20/1 Wylie The Great,

33/1 Hold Your Horses,

Bend The Knee,

Fort Alado,

Ella Bean

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