horse news 21.1.2017 06:30 am

Sun Met excitement builds

Turffontein punters can kick off the day with a win.

Next Saturday the racing focus will be on Cape Town for the running of one of the Grand Slams of South African horseracing, the R5-million Sun Met. This is one race where every jockey hopes to get into the No 1 box.

Sun Met excitement builds
Sun Met excitement builds

Sun Met excitement builds

Turffontein punters can kick off the day with a win.

Carry On Alice to regain the upper hand
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Carry On Alice to regain the upper hand

Carry On Alice has to be the best performed active mare in South African racing currently.
Sun shines on Cape Met
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Sun shines on Cape Met

Chance to win big at Kenilworth with Citizen.
Woodruff duo set to fight out the finish
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Woodruff duo set to fight out the finish

Fangia and Fortune look the main danger.
Amsterdam ready to win
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Amsterdam ready to win

Hawaiian Sun could be the main threat.
Red Special could have the edge
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Red Special could have the edge

The manner in which Red Special won last time makes one believe he could have the edge again.
Miller’s charge is special
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Miller’s charge is special

Trained by Stephanie Miller, Red Special is unbeaten in two starts over the course and distance.
Charities set to win big at the Peermont Emperors Palace Charity Mile
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Charities set to win big at the Peermont Emperors Palace Charity Mile

The Citizen is involved as one of the media partners and has drawn the Highveld horse Care Unit as its charity.
Marco can ride into the sunset
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Marco can ride into the sunset

Seattle Sunset has been the model of consistency since joining Cliffie Miller’s yard in Kimberley in July last year.
All paired up and ready to race!
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All paired up and ready to race!

The Peermont Emperors Palace Charity Mile is a highlight on the Gauteng racing calendar, and aims to raise money for very worthy causes.
Bank on Teddy’s fitness
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Bank on Teddy’s fitness

Woodruff coupling stand out as the main threat.
Bid on Du Plessis at Fairview
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Bid on Du Plessis at Fairview

Racing is rarely easy at Fairview and today the main event is Race 3, a thorny MR 89 Handicap over 1600m on the Polytrack.

Tip of the Day

Distance Suited.
Despite a wide draw Bizjet remains the runner to beat in Race 5 at Greyville today.

Best Bet:
Race 4
No. 5 Arran Isles

Value Bet:
Race 7
No. 12 Thaler Point

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