Columnists 21.10.2017 05:25 am

Three bankers in the Pick 6

Repaired courses get the thumbs up from the jockeys.

Over the last year we have had two tracks that have taken almost a year to sort out and are now starting to be used again.

Three bankers in the Pick 6
Three bankers in the Pick 6

Three bankers in the Pick 6

Repaired courses get the thumbs up from the jockeys.

Usain Bolt hosts next year’s Sun Met
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Usain Bolt hosts next year’s Sun Met

More good news is that Italian jockey Frankie Dettori is likely to ride at the meeting for the second successive year.
Champ Hewitson to blow hot at Fairview
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Champ Hewitson to blow hot at Fairview

He could make an early strike in Race 2 when partnering Yvette Bremner-trained Silva Key in a MR 59 Handicap (F&M) over 1300m.
Eldritch to give Gosden a winning curtain raiser
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Eldritch to give Gosden a winning curtain raiser

His return at Kempton earlier this month was decent enough and he was putting in all his best work at the finish of the 2200m to claim fourth.
It’s Mooney in the money
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It’s Mooney in the money

Woodruff firsttimer in Race 2 priced up at 1-1.       
Work riders show their mettle
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Work riders show their mettle

Woodruff first-timer in Race 3 priced up at 1-1.
Work riders in action
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Work riders in action

Collegiate had a promising first run on Saturday and can follow up in Race 8.
Trainers batten down stable hatches as hurricane Ophelia sweeps across Ireland
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Trainers batten down stable hatches as hurricane Ophelia sweeps across Ireland

Trainers in the south were hit hardest although, as the storm swept north.
Consistent Melinoe to make it count in Centenary Fillies
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Consistent Melinoe to make it count in Centenary Fillies

This three-year-old has hardly looked back since kicking off her year with a fourth place in May, hitting the frame on each of her seven outings, including at win at this track in August.
Millard, Ferraris set to fight out last race at Happy Valley
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Millard, Ferraris set to fight out last race at Happy Valley

The clear preference is for Millard’s Super Form who was supremely impressive.
O’Brien one off G1 record
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O’Brien one off G1 record

In all honesty, Smart Call has not looked such a potent force since leaving Alec Laird for Sir Michael Stoute.
Tasty clash in ‘Beck’ Stakes
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Tasty clash in ‘Beck’ Stakes

Yvette Bremner enters two fillies in Starling Stakes.
Last Winter wants another win
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Last Winter wants another win

With the confidence gained from that maiden win, the well-bred colt should be in the winner’s enclosure again.
It is time for Sir Dancealot to waltz home at Leicester
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It is time for Sir Dancealot to waltz home at Leicester

The three-year-old colt is a lovely horse but things have not quite gone his way this year.
Tarry enters nine runners in R1-million Charity Mile
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Tarry enters nine runners in R1-million Charity Mile

The 16 charities will share in R1-million, the size depending on where their horse finishes.
Stars ready to shine
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Stars ready to shine

Wrecking Ball has a lot going for her in fillies’ race.
And now for the Summer Cup
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And now for the Summer Cup

Abashiri just blew us out of the water, says Azzie.
Alghadeer tops weights
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Alghadeer tops weights

Fun filled weekend of racing to be had in Port Elizabeth.
Lady In Black heads WC Fillies entries
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Lady In Black heads WC Fillies entries

Dutch Philip could be tested over 1400m in Grade 3 Cape Classic.
Stars ready to shine
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Stars ready to shine

Wrecking Ball has a lot going for her in fillies’ race.
Expect and Arctic Blast in PE
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Expect and Arctic Blast in PE

This five-year-old son of Var has run three times at Fairview for three wins.
Hard time to find winners
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Hard time to find winners

Build up a kitty for the day with a bet on Ossetra in Race 1
Tarry’s big plans in summer
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Tarry’s big plans in summer

Champion trainer Sean Tarry has pencilled in some big plans for his feature-race contend­ers in the next four months.
Count on Monte Christo to score
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Count on Monte Christo to score

Others for the Quartet are Last Tiger, Dance On Air and Mumsy’s Jet.
Snaith’s Afrikaburn looks the part
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Snaith’s Afrikaburn looks the part

Greeff-trained Our Destiny (Domeyer) looks a stand-out bet in Race 7, a Conditions Plate (F&M) over 1000m.
Fit Shukamisa hard to beat
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Fit Shukamisa hard to beat

Broadway Trip expected to prove the handicappers wrong in Progress Plate.

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