Trevor Reid: The most interesting race on the Polytrack at Greyville on Sunday appears to be Race 3, a Conditions Plate over 1200m for fillies and mares as trainer Charles Laird has a strong hand with his three carded runners German Lady, Rich Girl and Beloved Country.
Well-known racing commentator Jimmy Lithgow died on Friday morning of a heart attack. He would have turned 68 on 16 November.
Jack Milner: When trainer Justin Snaith sends out three runners in an eight-horse field at Fairview you get the impression he is going to win the race with one of them – the only problem is working out which one.
Jack Milner: At times midweek meetings at Turffontein can be somewhat dull but that is not the case on Thursday. A number of runners who will be on bigger stages later in the month are on this menu and the level of high-class competition is high.
Jack Milner: Trainer Yogas Govender has his stable in good form and when he gets a jockey like Anthony Delpech one needs to take note.