Darkish horses attempting to shine on the Summer season Cup



With a R200,000 carry to Quartet in Saturday’s R2.5m Betway Summer season Cup and a probable R1m pool, many individuals shall be in search of a good outsider to make that guess repay very well.

There are a few horses that promote for prime costs whose trainers they consider may fill that position and they’re Tremendous Silvano and Raiseahallelujah.

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James Crawford, assistant coach to his father Brett, says punters should not ignore the possibilities of Tremendous Silvano who’s buying and selling at 66-1.

“I feel Tremendous Silvano is the darkish horse of the race,” Crawford stated Wednesday.

“He has many abilities and is a horse that many individuals have missed. He has raced after some superb horses, some who’ve made nice claims in South African racing.”

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Tremendous Silvano actually raced towards some respectable horses, ending third to Golden Ducat within the Grade 1 Cape Derby after which 1 / 4 2.35 lengths behind the identical horse within the Grade 2 Premier Trophy, each at Kenilworth.

He additionally ran a 0.75 lengths second behind Katak within the Grade 3 Authorized Stakes and that winner is
now racing in Singapore the place he’s profitable Graded races.

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Raiseahallelujah, in the meantime, is buying and selling at 80-1 and since becoming a member of head coach Candice Dawson final yr he has run 12 runs for 5 wins, 5 seconds and two unplaced runs.

4 of these victories have been over 2000m and Dawson believes the Querari gelding might be
higher than his benefit rating of 99.

‘simply adequate’

“Do sufficient to win,” Dawson stated. “It looks as if it will not get there after which all of a sudden it does. He is an actual fighter.”

Actually, all of these 5 victories got here in 0.50 lengths or much less.

Kabelo Matsunyane will lead Tremendous Silvano whereas Raymond Danielson is aboard Raiseahallelujah.