Here’s a kind evaluation of Saturday’s South Africa (Kenilworth):
RACE 1 (1,200M)
(1) BELLE ROUGE completed second over this monitor and journey final time. The filly ought to proceed to enhance. The one to beat.
(2) I’M IN LOVE and (3) LITTLE MISS PINK have the shape and expertise to make their presence felt.
An even bigger risk, nevertheless, might come from (7) WHAT A STATE, who made marked enchancment second-up after a break.
RACE 2 (1,000M)
(7) SMITH AND WESSON and (9) WE’RE JAMMING are the one runners within the line-up with expertise. Both completed second of their debut. That expertise ought to stand them in good stead. We’re Jamming confirmed tempo all through over 900m and was outrun solely late.
(8) STREET OUTLAW, (6) PURE MAVERICK, (5) NOT IN DOUBT and (1) CANFORD LIGHTS are value noting.
RACE 3 (1,400M)
(2) BON BOYAGE completed second in each begins since coming back from a break, throughout which he was gelded. He looks primed to open his account with the additional 200m.
(3) POMODORO’S JET was additionally second in his final begin when attempting this journey for the primary time. He will pose a risk with enchancment.
(4) TCHAIKOVSKY has the shape and expertise to make his presence felt.
(5) HEKNOWS is a probable improver over the additional distance.
RACE 4 (1,000M)
(2) REAL GONE KID received 4 of his 5 begins final yr. He is hard to beat over 1,000m, particularly having downed champion sprinter Rio Querari final time.
(1) KASIMIR could now not be the drive of outdated however he has the flexibility to hold his youthful rivals trustworthy.
(5) BARZALONA, who received a course-and-distance characteristic final time, might make his presence felt.
(6) ELUSIVE TRADER, (4) MR COBBS and (3) SPEED MACHINE can struggle for the minor cheques.
RACE 5 (1,800M)
Good race and a super alternative for stalwart (4) DO IT AGAIN to return to successful methods. He is favourably handled by these circumstances and would have tightened up following an attention-grabbing Cape comeback over this monitor and journey.
(1) RUSSIAN ROCK is conceding weight to all however is in good kind. He could get pleasure from a superb tow into the race by doubtless chief (7) ROCKIN’ RINGO, who ought to get nearer to last-start conqueror (3) FIREALLEY on these phrases. Firealley could wrestle on these revised phrases to affirm the type of a current assembly with (6) SUPER SILVANO, (9) HOEDSPRUIT and (10) NATIVE TONGUE.
RACE 6 (1,800M)
(2) CAPTAIN’S RANSOM impressed when beating a number of rivals in prepping for this. She ought to have their measure once more on the revised phrases. She is, nevertheless, venturing past 1,600m for the primary time which might stage the taking part in fields.
(1) SHE’S A KEEPER, (3) PRINCESS CALLA and (4) MARINA have a bit to discover on scores however may have no concern with this journey. As such, they’re doubtless threats.
The Fillies Guineas winner (8) CHANSONETTE leads the three-year-old cost and remains to be on the up, so might effectively have extra to provide over the additional distance.
RACE 7 (1,600M)
(5) SEEKING THE STARS capitalised on his superior health when making all of the working within the Green Point Stakes. But he’s unlikely to have issues go his personal method once more.
(1) RAINBOW BRIDGE and (4) LINEBACKER are weighted to flip the tables on Seeking The Stars and will arrive fitter.
The defending champion (2) JET DARK ought to have tightened up too, so must be aggressive once more.
(3) KOMMETDIEDING and (6) WARRIOR might be sharper this time round and are able to making their presence felt.
RACE 8 (1,400M)
(2) LOOK FOR HOUNDS received an analogous contest over this monitor and journey final time. He picked up solely the minimal penalty, so might comply with up.
(3) SOMERSET MAUGHAM is drawn awkwardly however will get pleasure from his rider’s 2.5kg declare. He must be aggressive in his peak outing.
(4) T’CHALLA impressed over 1,200m final time. He may have no downside stepping up in journey, though using preparations recommend (1) HIS CHOICE is the stable-elect.