Thu, Apr 15, 2021
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Looks competitive at rare Vaal Wednesday

Today’s Vaal card looks extremely competitive with some tricky races towards the back end and healthy dividends are on offer for punters who manage to get it right. The Weiho Marwing trained Rainy Season that lines up in the opening...
Grant van Niekerk.

Follow Richie and Grant at Kenilworth

There appear to be some promising bets for punters on the card at Kenilworth on Tuesday, and they will be in the hands of top jockeys Richard Fourie and Grant van Niekerk. Kwinta’s Light looks the standout bet on the...

Bass-Robinson Kenilworth comments

Mr Linebreaker Race:  1, Maiden Juvenile Plate Distance: 1200m Comments:   He should need the experience of a run before he is competitive. Grayswood Pink Race:  2, Maiden Juvenile Plate (Fillies) Distance: 1200m Comments:   The stable elect and she looks to have a good chance of a...

Handicappers ratings update

HANDICAPPING RATINGS UPDATE Spook Express Handicap (Listed) SHE’S A CRACKER has had her merit rating raised from 72 to 77 after she captured the Listed Spook Express Handicap for fillies and mares over 2400m on the standside track at Turffontein on Saturday...
Fairview Polytrack.

Nadine Rapson’s tips for Fairview polytrack

There are nine races today, with the first off at 12:40 pm.   Best Bet    : Race 8 #2 REGIMENTAL Value Bet  : Race 5 #9 ENCRYPTION   Race 1 :  3 / 1 / 5 / 6   Race 2 :  1 / 2 / 8 /...

Share Holder can pay dividends at Greyville

NOW’S the time for punters to keep their eyes open and their notebooks at the ready. With the official start of Champions Season just a month away the better class horses will start to make their appearance as they...

Remembrance day at Turffontein

Two contrasting meetings at Turffontein for the first two Saturdays of April — a week ago joy and celebration and this weekend sadness and remembrance, writes David Mollett. (courtesy of Business Day) At the previous weekend, punters (definitely not bookmakers)...

Nadine’s picks for Fairview poly

Nadine Rapson's picks for todays nine race programme on the Fairview poly.  The first race is off at 12:05pm.   She selects #1 Viking Moon to win the feature - the WSB Poly Challenge 1400m (Race 7).  Best Bet    : Race 4 #2...
Fairview Polytrack.

Greeff can dominate Poly Challenge 1400

Trainer Alan Greeff has a strong hand in the second leg of the World Sports Betting East Cape Poly Challenge (Non-Black type) over 1400m at Fairview on Friday, but it’s not obvious which of his four carded runners is...

May Queen might be banker at Vaal

THE eight race meeting on The Vaal straight course today is a tricky one but those who do their homework should be rewarded with handsome dividends. May Queen, who runs in the seventh race over 1000m, is made the best...