Columnists 1.4.2017 06:44 am

Distance concern for Janoobi

Smiling Blue Eyes on track for Triple Tiara triumph.

Classic Day tops the menu at Turffontein on Saturday and we have the running of the second leg of the SA Triple Crown and Wilgerbosdrift SA Triple Tiara for fillies. I’m riding the only Triple Crown contender in Janoobi as we won the first leg, the Betting World Gauteng Guineas, last month.

Distance concern for Janoobi
Distance concern for Janoobi

Distance concern for Janoobi

Smiling Blue Eyes on track for Triple Tiara triumph.

Heavenly Blue has right hue
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Heavenly Blue has right hue

Sean Tarry’s lightly raced charge Al Sahem has plenty of scope for improvement.
Hewitson faces another Murray challenge
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Hewitson faces another Murray challenge

We could witness another nail-biting finish between the two riders on Friday at Fairview when they square up in Race 6.
Make a little more than Fifty Cents tonight
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Make a little more than Fifty Cents tonight

Cape Town-based runner Fifty Cents could make a triumphant KZN debut in this race.
Follow Richard to the riches
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Follow Richard to the riches

The first two races are filled to the rafters with first timers so could prove very tricky – follow the money.
High Drama should improve
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High Drama should improve

Cockade might be his biggest danger and looks the one for Exactas.
Get the Social Order right
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Get the Social Order right

French Navy is back to a more suitable distance and should win Race 4.
Lerena to jet into the winner’s enclosure at Fairview
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Lerena to jet into the winner’s enclosure at Fairview

Lerena rides Justin Snaith-trained Jet Explorer in Race 4, a Pinnacle Stakes over 1600m on the turf.
Quality entries for Classic
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Quality entries for Classic

Tilbury Fort looks the best banker on the Turffontein card.
Willowgrange might just win it
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Willowgrange might just win it

This Greg Anthony-trained five year-old mare took her time to get out of the maiden ranks.
Kennedy looks to put the bow on the show
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Kennedy looks to put the bow on the show

While he is carded for six rides, he holds a strong hand in the last two races and could score a closing double.
Punta Arenas set for triumphant return
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Punta Arenas set for triumphant return

This Dennis Drier-trained gelding will line up in the main event, Race 4 a Pinnacle Stakes over 1600m.
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