Piet Botha’s First Runner Today

First race off at 12h40

Big day for Piet Botha (Pic – Chase Liebenberg Photography)

Former jockey Piet Botha saddles his first runner as a trainer at Kenilworth today.

Piet says that Head Of The Pack (3rd race) might need it but he is expecting a good performance.

Read his recent interview – click here for more

The Bipot starts in the second race at 13h15.

The first-timer / rested horses comments:

1 12:40 – PERPETUA HOUSE MAIDEN PLATE

1 BEETHOVEN JMT Stewart: Very immature

2 THE PEACEMAKER M J Robinson: Will need run but has ability and is one to follow

4 CHIEF MANYFEATHERS P Steyn: Will need the experience

5 CROWN TOWERS (AUS) S J Snaith: Smart colt, if not too green, will go close

6 ELUSIVE VICTOR M J Robinson: Nice horse but will need the experience

7 IN FULL POWER A D Steyn: Will need the run

8 NATURALIST C Bass-Robinson: Will need the experience

9 SCRIBNER B Crawford: Place Chance

10 SILVER PLAINS A E Sands: No comment given

11 SOVEREIGN SPIRIT C Bass-Robinson: Lovely colt should run well but will probably need the experience and better over further

13 TWO TEN WAVE H W Crawford: Shows promise, expecting a nice race

14 VIKRAM W A Nel: No comment given

15 WRITTENINTHESTARS G S Kotzen: Gelded recently but will need the run

16 YOSMA P Steyn: Will need the experience

3 13:50 – ST DALFOUR MAIDEN PLATE

1 HEAD OF THE PACK P Botha: Might need the run, expecting a good performance

2 I HAVE HOPE M J Robinson: Will need run but has ability and is one to follow

3 SKARBOVIK JMT Stewart: Has problems but nice horse

4 ROB ROY G S Kotzen: Gelded and should run well

5 BOLD VISION P Steyn: Will need the experience

6 BRAVE TIGER P Steyn: Will need the experience

7 CAPOEIRA W A Nel: No comment given

8 CASABLANCA KID H W Crawford: Working well, might be a little short

9 ENGAGE AND BEWARE (AUS) B Crawford: Place Chance

11 OUTOFTHEORDINARY C Bass-Robinson: Will need the experience

12 RETRO EFFECT G V Woodruff: Has shown nice work but may need run

13 SMUGGLERS DEN A E Sands: No comment given

14 SPIRIT OF SONG C Bass-Robinson: Nice colt expecting a fair run first time out

15 SWEET WILLIAM C Bass-Robinson: Will need the experience and further

17 CHRISTOFPH JMT Stewart: Very bad blood picture

5 15:00 – PROTEA TOYOTA BELLVILLE CONDITIONS PLATE (F & M)

5 LANARK W A Nel: No comment given

6 15:35 – PERPETUA HOUSE MR 80 HANDICAP

5 BLACK BELT A E Sands: No comment given

7 16:10 – INFINITI INSURANCE FM 82 HANDICAP (F & M)

5 WINGS OF HONOR G S Kotzen: Doing well 1000m maybe too short but will run well

9 MARION BELLE (AUS) B Crawford: Fit and well

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