Mike Moon
Horse racing correspondent
2 minute read
10 Oct 2020
5:06 am

Chance for redemption

Mike Moon

FSquadron looks primed to get shellshocked Pick 6 punters out of trouble.

Picture for illustration purposes: iStock

South African punters have had a tough week, to put it mildly. First, there was the loss of two race meetings at Greyville in Durban due to bad weather, sparking some ill-tempered questioning of jockeys’ testicle counts. Then came a series of results that socked it to humble betting folk and saw three Pick 6 carryovers in a row. Punters are nothing if not believers in luck turning, though. Which brings us to today’s fixture at Turffontein, in the shadow of gold dumps that remind us of fortunes made and lost. It’s the chance for redemption. Two highly competitive Pinnacle...