LIGHT THE WAY
Jack Milner: Occasionally one finds a formline that is so strong one just has to follow it. That is the case with the Listed Sea Cottage Stakes for three-year-olds run on 11 January over 1800m on the Turffontein inside track.
SIREN'S CALL wins the Fillies Guineas
Jack Milner: “He’s a genius,” gasped trainer Paul Lafferty after he watched Harry’s Son win the R1-million Betting World Gauteng Guineas over 1600m at Turffontein on Saturday.
HARRY'S SON wins the Guineas
Piere Strydom rode the Gauteng Guineas double under stormy skies at Turffontein on Saturday – piloting home Harry’s Son and Siren’s Call and putting the two three-year-olds in line for a tilt at the Triple Crown and Wilgerbosdrift Triple Tiara.
Jack Milner: Artist Salvador Dali once said: “What is important is to spread confusion, not eliminate it.”
Jack Milner: Two Non-Black Type races on the sand over 1200m highlight Thursday’s Vaal meeting and they could both turn out to be match races for the top weights.
Trevor Reid: Banker bets look hard to find at Kenilworth on Wednesday but Cuvee Brut looks a possibility in Race 9, a FM 78 Handicap over 1200m.