At first glance, this five-year-old mare might seem a bit out of kilter when judged on her last two runs.
On paper, he looks to have an impossible task but should be running on late and his future engagements will be followed with interest.
The two meet again in tomorrow’s event but there is a lot more in Cirillo’s favour.
The big race on Saturday 25 January is the Grade 3 Sea Cottage Stakes over 1800m at Turffontein.
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The fine art of naming racehorses: Part 2
We’ve all heard about parents giving their kids embarrassing names – as in the song ‘A Boy Named Sue’, or musician Frank Zappa calling one of his offspring Muffin Pigeon.

horse news Rainbow Bridge well placed at No 5.

Trainer Mike de Kock and jockey Anton Marcus will need to plan carefully how they will deal with the situation but somehow De Kock is unlikely to be too troubled in a 14-horse field.

horse news Work riders on show

All eight races are Maiden Plates which means there are some particularly well-weighted runners in some of the events which will give them a massive advantage over the opposition.

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The fine art of naming of racehorses: Part 1

Columnists The fine art of naming of racehorses: Part 1

A YouTube video that’s had its viral moments records the day an American horse race featured two runners with a daunting sum of names: Thewifedoesntknow and Mywifenowsevrything.

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Tuesday horse betting tip of the day

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horse news Shirtless race track invader narrowly avoids hit by runners at Cranbourne race

Bainbridge said he was happy with the performance of the security team, one of whom was reported to have been assaulted in the incident.

horse news Jet Start set for treble

Gorkhan Terzi’s charge has failed only twice and that has been when he has tried further than sprint distances.

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Yearling sales take a dip

horse news Yearling sales take a dip

Held in Cape Town’s International Conference Centre, the sale on Thursday saw 173 horses change hands for R56 490 000 – a decline of 32.4% in the aggregate, or total amount, spent.

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Two horse racing tips for Saturday

horse tips Two horse racing tips for Saturday

Today, The Citizen brings its subscribers top tips for the big Saturday races.

horse news Jonsson, Nielsen get it all

It took 37 lots before the magical million was reached and up until then, the best price had been R900,000 for a What A Winter colt who was sold to Snaith Racing.

Horses Sidonie weighted to win

She will be ridden by S’manga Khumalo who has won twice on her.

horse news Tarry’s charge looks hard to oppose in progress plate over 1200m

This four-year-old gelding won three of his first five starts, easily accounting for SA Merchants winner Mardi Gras in an Assessment Plate.

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Jockeys face slings and arrows of outrageous fortune

Columnists Jockeys face slings and arrows of outrageous fortune

It’s famously the only occupation that requires an ambulance to follow you as you do your job.

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