Headline News Review: Full steam to November for Tap Tap

Tap Tap wins at Turffontein

JACK MILNER
IT is rare a trainer finds a win by one of his charges unwelcome, but Alec Laird seemed astonished when Tap Tap won Race 8 at Turffontein on Saturday, a MR 100 Handicap over 1450m on the inside track.

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Headline News Khan and `Castle’ look the stars

Mark Khan, man to follow.

HAROLD STERLEY
MARK KHAN clearly adds a length or two to the form of any horse and is a man to follow at all times, thus the reason he is a five-time champion jockey. He rides at the Arlington meeting today and appears to be aboard the right one in Race 3, a Novice Plate over 1800m, where he rides Star Castle, and should have few problems in winning.

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Headline News Jewel Of Jwaneng to sparkle

Raymond Danielson, Jewel.

JACK MILNER
THE Jwaneng diamond mine is considered to be the richest in the world and is located in south-central Botswana. Finding diamonds there is clearly a lot easier than unearthing the winner of Race 7 at Clairwood this afternoon, but it may pay dividends to follow Dennis Drier’s runner, Jewel Of Jwaneng.

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Headline News Water Jet set to drench her opposition on Vaal sand

Gerrit Schlechter

<p>JACK MILNER<br /> WHEN Water Jet lost to Vangelis at Arlington in May it was regarded in some quarters as a minor upset, even though Gavin Smith’s charge started at a shorter price. In retrospect it was actually a remarkably good run. Vangelis has gone on to win five of his seven starts and looks way above average.<br /> <br /> Photo: Gerrit Schlechter wil

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Headline News Preview: Urban Reason can set the town alight at Turffontein

<p>Photo: Champion jockey Mark Khan will ride Rock Concert.<br />
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JACK MILNER<br />
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WHILE Halie’s Sword failed to run to expectations at the Vaal on Thursday, finishing a disappointing 2.50-length fourth behind outsider Wooden Heart, trainer Alec Laird can gain some compensation when Urban Reason lines up in Race 8 at Turffontein on Sunday.</p>

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Headline News Preview: Master punters will bank on this Snaith runner landing the spoils

<p>Photo: Master Landing, pictured winning at Kenilworth back in January.</p>
<p>HAROLD STERLEY<br />
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HARDLY a Friday goes by without Justin Snaith taking home345 a winner and that scenario is unlikely to change at Fairview on Friday when the stable is set to saddle 10 runners. Shrewd supporters of Snaith will be banking on Master Landing taking laurels in Race 6, a Graduation Plate over 1400m.</p>

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