Horses 31.10.2018 11:27 am

Panther stands out in Vaal Assessment Plate

San Fermin needs to prove herself.

There are two Assessment Plates at the Vaal tomorrow and while the first looks fairly straightforward, the second appears mighty competitive.

Panther stands out in Vaal Assessment Plate
Panther stands out in Vaal Assessment Plate

Panther stands out in Vaal Assessment Plate

San Fermin needs to prove herself.

Thumbs-up for no-whip race at Charity Mile
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Thumbs-up for no-whip race at Charity Mile

There has been a massive call in the UK to either ban the whip or at least curb its use and it’s overflowed to other countries, including SA.
Match race looks a thriller
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Match race looks a thriller

Tudor Manor looks a Pick 6 banker on the Turffontein card, while the winner-takes-all R250,000 stake will add an extra dimension to Vaal meeting.
Only one in a million
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Only one in a million

With R1 million up for grabs it came as no surprise 69 horses were nominated to run.
Hat Puntano aimed at Charity Mile double
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Hat Puntano aimed at Charity Mile double

Celebrities and charities paired for R1-million race.
The comeback will be better than Mjoka’s setback
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The comeback will be better than Mjoka’s setback

There were fears he would never ride again, and he admitted just the thought of that scenario makes him emotional.
Unbeaten runners top boards for the two Cape features 1
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Unbeaten runners top boards for the two Cape features 1

Both races are run over 1400m and for the next few weeks, racing will continue on the Winter track.
Grand Series to be decided at the Vaal on 8 December
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Grand Series to be decided at the Vaal on 8 December

The race will be run over 1475m up the straight and they will run for prize money of R250,000.
Wright’s filly to upstage male rivals
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Wright’s filly to upstage male rivals

This four-time winner has no stamina doubts as her last two wins were achieved over 2000m and 1800m.
It could be third time lucky for Scott Kenny
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It could be third time lucky for Scott Kenny

Blue Diamond Road and Shortstop the dangers.
Changes to Vaal times
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Changes to Vaal times

As a result, there are a few changes to the schedule.
Snaith has the goods in PE
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Snaith has the goods in PE

Snaith saddles strong contenders in both Listed features.
Grand Series delays affect plans for horses
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Grand Series delays affect plans for horses

Today we will be having a third attempt at getting the WSB Grand Series off the ground. Mardi Gras still looks hard to beat in Leg 1 of the Series.
Stick with Marcus on Greyville Polytrack
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Stick with Marcus on Greyville Polytrack

One such is Brett Crawford-trained Monte Christo whom he partners in Race 7 and main event, a MR 88 Handicap over 1200m.
Querari Viking to get back on winning track
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Querari Viking to get back on winning track

Then joining Kotzen’s stable, the gelding won with similar authority over 1600m at the Fairview Polytrack.
Please let Series begin
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Please let Series begin

Lake Kinneret and Mardi Gras look the ones to beat.
Rings And Things grabs limelight in Grand Series
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Rings And Things grabs limelight in Grand Series

Saturday’s Pick 6 Megapool is likely to soar to R2.4m.
Lah Ti Dar to take top billing for Lord and Lady Lloyd Webber
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Lah Ti Dar to take top billing for Lord and Lady Lloyd Webber

She seemed betrayed by a lack of experience at Town Moor, but kept on strongly to be beaten 2.25 lengths.
Andre Nel looking forward to another great Cape season
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Andre Nel looking forward to another great Cape season

Some big race contenders to be put through their paces.
Marcus to come out firing at Greyville
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Marcus to come out firing at Greyville

With the experience gained from that run the consistent filly is unlikely to miss this time.
Form points to Orpheus
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Form points to Orpheus

The main danger looks to be Helios.
Lion ready to roar at Ascot
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Lion ready to roar at Ascot

There have been 14 entries for the richest 2000m race in Europe.
Silver linings to a gloomy day
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Silver linings to a gloomy day

But those four races did produce a few bright moments for racing fans.
Trainers come up trumps
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Trainers come up trumps

The PE trainers have come to the party when we needed them most.
Big changes to racing programme – Grand Series on Saturday
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Big changes to racing programme – Grand Series on Saturday

 A new race meeting will be staged tomorrow 16 October on the Fairview Polytrack.3.
Greeff strong at Fairview
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Greeff strong at Fairview

Smith and Yeni pose threat with Cowgirlinthesand.

 

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