Fairview Preview – 15 March


Fairview, 15.03.2019, Race 1, Gallops, 1000m, Turf, R74.000, 12:10GMT+2

Race Summary: MELANDIA is clearly not reliable but must have a winning chance in this line-up. ELUSIVE FOUNTAIN disappointed last time out on the turf and may be better on the Polytrack. PRINCESS BLITZ looked much improved when third last time out and can go close in this line-up. DESERT WANDERER is holding form andone of these days will get his head in front at the post.


#1 Melandia, #3 Princess Blitz, #4 Desert Wanderer, #5 Wait A Sec

Fairview, 15.03.2019, Race 2, Gallops, 1200m, Turf, R74.000, 12:40GMT+2

Race Summary: AQLRIGHT JACK has shown pace in both his starts and can finish in the moneyonce again. BIG BAY may have needed his debut and could improve. BLACK KNIGHT, GIACOMO and GOLD DRAGON all make their debut and the betting could be the best guide on their chances. LINDEN ROCK and TRIAL RUN have run some fair races and could earn some money. The first timer MIO GRANDE can win if ready.


#9 Mio Grande, #10 Trial Run, #2 Big Bay, #7 Linden Rock

Fairview, 15.03.2019, Race 3, Gallops, 1400m, Turf, R74.000, 13:10GMT+2

Race Summary: CAPTAIN CARLOS may have just needed his local debut. Back on the turf he could prove to be a bit better than these rivals. GRAVITATION drops in distance and could finish in the money. IN THE NAVY is battling to win but might place. MASTER DESIGN showed improvement on his local debut and can be considered. CHAPEL CLEEVE can place. ONE DESTINY and HIDDEN POWER both have a chance.


#1 Captain Carlos, #10 One Destiny, #11 Hidden Power, #2 Gravitation

Fairview, 15.03.2019, Race 4, Gallops, 1400m, Turf, R87.000, 13:40GMT+2

Race Summary: MAVERICK GIRL won a nice race last time out but that was on the Polytrack and she may be at her very best on that surface. REINE TONNERRE has not won for some time but is quite capable of earning some money. LIGHT ON HER TOES lacked a strong finish last time out but is capable of doing better. DOUBLE BLACK has run well over this course and distance. REDBERRY WOOD can win this.


#7 Redberry Wood, #8 Smokey Affair, #6 Delia’s Delight, #1 Maverick Girl

Fairview, 15.03.2019, Race 5, Gallops, 1400m, Turf, R76.000, 14:10GMT+2

Race Summary: MASTERFUL was well beaten last time out but will do better back in a handicap. He has a chance in this line-up though. ROYAL APPLAUSE is never too far behind and can earn some money. WORLD MISSION was a bit unlucky last time out and could do better this time. DAMARALAND lacked a finish last time out but is capable of better. JUST MY STYLE is better than her last run and can win


#3 World Mission, #6 Just My Style, #4 Damaraland, #7 Wildcat

Fairview, 15.03.2019, Race 6, Gallops, 2000m, Turf, R87.000, 14:45GMT+2

Race Summary: LUCKY LULU is not reliable but is also not out of it. SEEKING WISDOM is holding her form and can go close. ANGEL OF ATHENS has only found one too good for her in both of her last two starts and could be the right one in this line-up. FOOLS GARDEN has been doing well enough recently to suggest she has awinning chance. DATA LINK and GITANO TONIGHT must also be given some respect


#4 Angel Of Athens, #3 Seeking Wisdom, #5 Fools Garden, #7 Data Link

Fairview, 15.03.2019, Race 7, Gallops, 2400m, Turf, R110.000, 15:20GMT+2

Race Summary: Another open race on a difficult Fairview meeting. FIRE IN THE BELLY has been respectable all season and does have a winning chance. GO DIRECT quickened nicely to win last time out and will not be troubled by this longer distance. SHEET WEAVER and PLANO did not show their best form last time out but are capable of winning. EVOLVER has been good of late and is clearly improving.


#2 Go Direct, #1 Fire In The Belly, #5 Evolver, #4 Plano

Fairview, 15.03.2019, Race 8, Gallops, 1600m, Turf, R69.000, 15:50GMT+2

Race Summary: COUNTRY ROCH has some fair recent form and can contest the finish. GUN HILLtook a shot at some feature races and should do a lot better back in a handicap like this race. BAKKIES is battling to win but could place. JUDDS ROCKET was backed on his local debut and may have just needed that run. He can dobetter this week. SUNDAY FALLS is doing well recently but is badly drawn.


#2 Gun Hill, #1 Country Rock, #4 Judd’s Rocket, #10 Sunday Falls

Fairview, 15.03.2019, Race 9, Gallops, 1000m, Turf, R75.000, 16:30GMT+2

Race Summary: A very open race and many runners may be needed for the exotic bet players.STRAWBERRY GIRL and CANDY CRUSH will prefer this distance and must be included in all perms. STAR ANGEL has been disappointing in her last two starts but can do better. BUTTERFLY SPIRIT is not reliable but can run well if in the mood. DISTANCE CALL is better than her last run. Respect GIMME KATRINA.


#12 Gimme Katrina, #8 Butterfly Spirit, #9 Distant Call, #2 Strawberry Girl


Best Value Bet:

Best Longshot: #2 GUN HILL

Author: Melissa