Horses 16.11.2018 09:59 am

Hewitson eyes a double on Rebel’s Champ

The gelding’s next win was two runs later when he came from last to win by an increasing 3.40 lengths in a 1000m Pinnacle Stakes at Turffontein.

Gauteng raider Rebel’s Champ out of Paul Peter’s stable has the right credentials to post his sixth career win at Scottsville on Sunday when teamed up with champion Lyle Hewitson in Race 7, a Pinnacle Stakes over 1000m.

Hewitson eyes a double on Rebel’s Champ
Hewitson eyes a double on Rebel’s Champ

Hewitson eyes a double on Rebel’s Champ

The gelding’s next win was two runs later when he came from last to win by an increasing 3.40 lengths in a 1000m Pinnacle Stakes at Turffontein.

Strong fields in Progress Plates
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Strong fields in Progress Plates

Fillies’ race looks a three-way clash.
Lady In Black lowers the colours of Oh Susanna
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Lady In Black lowers the colours of Oh Susanna

Remarkably six of the seven runners are Graded winners, with Red Ginger the poor relation.
Aldo to recoup losses
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Aldo to recoup losses

This three-year-old was not disgraced in defeat as he ran on strongly to finish a 0.85-length third over 1200m.
This race is hard to assess
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This race is hard to assess

All one had to do was follow the best handicapped runner and one almost had a winner guaranteed.
Golden Shaheen winner the starturn at Jebel Ali
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Golden Shaheen winner the starturn at Jebel Ali

Returning after his summer break, the nine-year-old faces eight rivals in Race 4, a valuable 1200m event.
Battle royal for Cup places
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Battle royal for Cup places

A victory for one of these geldings this evening would catapult him into the final line-up of 20.
Betting World offers same-horse doubles
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Betting World offers same-horse doubles

As you go up the scale where one runner has to win one of the races and place in the other then obviously the price goes up.
Champion Oh Susanna makes her comeback
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Champion Oh Susanna makes her comeback

She is at least 6.5kg better handicapped than her rivals and has beaten most of them.
Marcus to rescue punters at Greyville
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Marcus to rescue punters at Greyville

His first strike is likely to come in Race 2 when teamed up with Brett Crawford-trained Neria in a Maiden Plate (F&M) over 1600m.
Moon to shine on filly
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Moon to shine on filly

The eight-race card is packed with top-class racing and is headed up by the Grade 3 Victory Moon Stakes over 1800m.
Snowdance to be aimed at the Queen’s Plate, Majorca Stakes
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Snowdance to be aimed at the Queen’s Plate, Majorca Stakes

Durban July winner Do It Again also puts in an impressive gallop.
To whip or not? Tap on shoulder should suffice
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To whip or not? Tap on shoulder should suffice

The jockey isn’t there to punish horse, but to get the runner to concentrate. Meanwhile, today Green Top has the rating to make him a banker in all bets.
Bridge a Pick 6 banker
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Bridge a Pick 6 banker

Magical Wonderland will need to defy 64.5kg to win Laisserfaire Stakes.
Hewitson to blow hot at Fairview
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Hewitson to blow hot at Fairview

This seven-year-old recorded his fifth career win four runs back when slow out and scoring decisively in the Fairview 1400.
Green Top assessed to win
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Green Top assessed to win

Storm Destiny could be a threat.
Cup clues in the Moon
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Cup clues in the Moon

Stablemates Cascapedia and Buffalo Bill Cody top the early betting.
Champ Hewitson to star at Fairview
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Champ Hewitson to star at Fairview

This six-year-old was a gutsy winner in his penultimate outing over 2000m at the Polytrack.
Toast Ramsden’s runner
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Toast Ramsden’s runner

Houdalakis-trained duo look the main threats.
De Kock horses top being
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De Kock horses top being

Of the top nine horses in the betting, five are from the De Kock yard, including the top three.
Coral Fever tops weights for the G1 Summer Cup
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Coral Fever tops weights for the G1 Summer Cup

Justin Snaith has supplemented Durban July runner-up Made To Conquer into R2-million race.
Follow  Crawford’s Aussie
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Follow Crawford’s Aussie

The signs were there when owners Wayne Kieswetter and Craig Carey alighted from the former’s helicopter shortly before race time.
Charity Mile hits ‘Fever’ pitch
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Charity Mile hits ‘Fever’ pitch

Great day for PE racing as National Park wins Graham Beck stakes.
Vaal turns back the clock as straight to be opened
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Vaal turns back the clock as straight to be opened

Dividing the straight in half is proving inefficient in terms of track maintenance.
Just Ask to make amends
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Just Ask to make amends

This gelding will be tough to beat this time when carrying the same weight over less ground.
Azzie runner set to fire
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Azzie runner set to fire

Lone Survivor can increase winning tally to four in Race 8.

 

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