Kenilworth Preview – 20 November


Kenilworth, 20.11.2019, Race 1, Gallops, 1600m, Turf, R70.000, 13:25GMT+2

Race Summary: KURSK has been disappointing in his last 2 starts but could improve with Anton Marcus in the irons. JJ THE WOLF returns from a break and needs to find a few lengths. AUGUST LEAVES showed good improvement last time out and is clearly suited to this distance and has a big winning chance. CONGO COMPAQ hasbeen close up in his last 2 starts and can go close once again.


#3 August Leaves, #4 Congo Compaq, #5 Winter Tango, #6 Morse

Kenilworth, 20.11.2019, Race 2, Gallops, 1200m, Turf, R70.000, 14:00GMT+2

Race Summary: HOW I WONDER returns from a break and has been gelded. He can improve. PETER PAUL RUBENS is battling to win but might place. SMART WILLIAM showed promise on his debut and could improve over this longer distance. HAPPY WANDERER returns after being gelded and could improve. ALPHA PAPPA was narrowly beaten in his latest start and can go close once again. ZENO has a chance.


#3 Smart William, #5 Alpha Pappa, #7 Zeno, #8 Brooklyn’s Choice

Kenilworth, 20.11.2019, Race 3, Gallops, 1200m, Turf, R77.500, 14:35GMT+2

Race Summary: SAVEA won well last time out and must be given respect over a course and distance that clearly suits. BRAVE TIGER is holding form and can contest the finish. REGIMENTAL is better than his last run and won nicely on debut. AQUA BOLT has improved with Blinkers and should fight out the finish. OUTOFTHEORDINARY needs to find a few lengths on his last run. MOON ROCK can run a place.


#4 Regimental, #5 Aqua Bolt, #2 Savea, #3 Brave Tiger

Kenilworth, 20.11.2019, Race 4, Gallops, 1200m, Turf, R72.500, 15:10GMT+2

Race Summary: MISS HONEY and VANDAHS SPIRIT probably needed their last runs and can improve. POINT OF SALE is better than her last run would suggest and might pop up in the places. ALSFLAMINGBEAUTY has been consistent of late and could finish in the money once again. MAIDENS PAYER needed her last run and should improve. IKEBANA is holding form and can earn. Respect MISSISIPPI BURNING.


#8 Missisippi Burning, #6 Maidens Prayer, #5 Alsflamingbeauty, #7 Ikebana

Kenilworth, 20.11.2019, Race 5, Gallops, 1400m, Turf, R82.500, 15:50GMT+2

Race Summary: PADRE PIO needed his local debut and could do a lot better with Anton Marcus in the irons. SOVEREIGN SPIRIT is on the rise and is looking for a hat-trick of wins but is returning from a break. WATING FOR RAIN won nicely last time out but tackles stronger. MERAKI needs to do more to win but could place.SPECTRA FORCE is holding form and not out of it. CLOUDED HILL can go close.


#1 Padre Pio, #2 Sovereign Spirit, #6 Clouded Hill, #7 Silva’s Fling

Kenilworth, 20.11.2019, Race 6, Gallops, 1600m, Turf, R77.500, 16:25GMT+2

Race Summary: LATE AT NIGHT may have just needed his last run and could be fitter this time. SIX DEGREES needs to do more to win but could finish in the money. GOLDEN DUCAT is a good horse that is improving and should have a big chance of following up on his maiden win. BRANDENBURG could finish in the money. PINKERTON was full of running when breaking his maiden tag and can go close.


#3 Golden Ducat, #5 Pinkerton, #7 Peaceful Day, #1 Late At Night

Kenilworth, 20.11.2019, Race 7, Gallops, 1600m, Turf, R67.500, 17:00GMT+2

Race Summary: KELPIE has won her last three starts and has Marcus aboard her but she has to carry a penalty for those wins. LABYRINTH was full of running when shedding her maiden tag and deserves respect in this line-up. SOVEREIGN SECRET was running on late last time and should like this course and distance. PEACE FLOWER showed nice improvement when winning last time and can place.


#2 Kelpie, #4 Sovereign Secret, #3 Labyrinth, #5 Peace Flower

Kenilworth, 20.11.2019, Race 8, Gallops, 2000m, Turf, R70.000, 17:38GMT+2

Race Summary: LIT is looking for a change of luck and a possible win after being runner-up in her last 3 starts. CAPTAIN FLINDERS is battling to win but is holding form and could finish in the money once again. GOOD TO KNOW is getting close to win and is ready for this race. THE SECOND WAVE has a deep draw for his rider to overcome but is clearly not out of it. TRACK ATTACK could go close.


#5 Track Attack, #3 Good To Know, #1 Lit, #2 Captain Flinders


Best Value Bet:

Best Longshot: #5 TRACK ATTACK

Author: Melissa