Anthony Delpech will ride Ray Sauce
MEL KAPLAN – HAVING racked up two thirds and two seconds from his last four starts, Ray Sauce is in red-hot form and looks ready to score his fourth career win at Greyville on Sunday.
Trainer Mike de Kock
JACK MILNER – MIKE de Kock has moved a group of his KwaZulu-Natal-based horses to Gauteng and a two of them will make their local appearances at Turffontein on Saturday.
HAROLD STERLEY – LA Destina could extend her winning sequence at Arlington to three from three when she lines up in Race 5 at the Port Elizabeth track on Friday.
JACK MILNER – THE scratching of both Clearly Silver and Mana Mou has decimated Race 6 at Clairwood today, a Graduation Plate over 1000m, but has paved the way for Master Of All to score his third career victory.
Trainer Geoff Woodruff
JACK MILNER – IT often takes a lot of confidence for a trainer to put the reins of a good horse into the hands of an apprentice but that is exactly what Geoff Woodruff has done for Tshwaro Appie.
Cape Trafalgar is weighted to win Race 6.
JACK MILNER – THERE was a song by Liza Minelli years ago about the girl from New York who is seeking a husband. She finds the man of her dreams in Durbrovnik, Croatia, only to discover he owned the apartment next door to her in New York.
JACK MILNER – THE recent association between trainer Alan Greeff and jockey “MJ’’ Byleveld seems to be paying dividends and when the combine, they rarely finish out of the money.
Fluent-striding Cool Spender looks the business.
MEL KAPLAN – Trainer Sean Tarry has a few decent sorts in his care and Cool Spender has been a cool spinner of income having not missed a place in his five runs to date. He looks the one to beat in Race 7 at Clairwood on Sunday afternoon.
Superfederation surprises his rider
JACK MILNER – CHAMPION apprentice Derreck David on Saturday learned that racing is not an exact science and that tipping winners is not as easy as it may appear.
Piere Strydom, set for a good day!
JOCKEY Piere Strydom looks the man to follow at Turffontein on Saturday. He already has quite a following at the best of times but at least tomorrow he has the rides to go with it. But don’t expect big prices on his mounts.