Upcoming Runners: Hollywoodbets Scottsville – Sunday, 19 May 2024

The Hollywood Syndicate has seven runners carded at Hollywoodbets Scottsville on Sunday, 19 May 2024. See what we are expecting here.

Sunday, 19 May 2024
Hollywoodbets Scottsville

Race 1 – 12:20
1200m – Bet With TabGold – The Intelligent Bet! Maiden Juvenile Plate

15 – Mike’s Mazarin
Breeding: Futura – San Trip by Trippi (USA)
Trainer: Duncan Howells
Jockey: Sean Veale
Wgt: 60.0kg
Draw: 15 (16 Runners)
Predicted Betting: 14/1

Debut run. He is a nice sort and has been showing good work at home. The stable feel that he will be at his best over further and he is likely to be green in running. This outing will bring him on for future races.

Winning Form Comment: Brother to:ASSURED6g(29: 3, 7),LAMBORGHREENI5g(8: 3, 4). *Futura colt(Cost R110000).

Race 4 – 14:05
1400m – In The Box Seat Podcast MR 84 Handicap

4 – El Rey Viene
Breeding: William Longsword – Brave Bid by Qui Danzig (USA)
Trainer: Duncan Howells
Jockey: S’manga Khumalo
Wgt: 60.0kg
Draw: 4 (13 Runners)
Predicted Betting: 5/1

He is better than his last start as they went a sedate gallop and he battled to quicken on the short Hollywoodbets Greyville straight. The drop to 1400m should suit him as the race should be run at a faster pace. S’manga Khumalo is booked to ride and he is capable of finishing in the first four.

Winning Form Comment: Best MR:86. A little below par in latest. Chance on previous form.

Race 4 – 14:05
1400m – In The Box Seat Podcast MR 84 Handicap

8 – Ralph The Rascal
Breeding: Gimmethegreenlight (AUS) – Ice Link by Toreador (IRE)
Trainer: Siboniso Ngcobo
Jockey: Cole Dicken
Wgt: 59.0kg
Draw: 8 (13 Runners)
Predicted Betting: 12/1

This will be Siboniso Ngcobo’s first runner for the Hollywood Syndicate. The stable have freshened him up and he is doing very well at home. With a bit of luck in running, the yard feel that he will have an each way chance.

Winning Form Comment: Ex Wright A J-2024.04.08. Best MR:87. Makes stable debut. Merits inclusion.

Race 4 – 14:05
1400m – In The Box Seat Podcast MR 84 Handicap

9 – Phutulicious
Breeding: Fire Away (USA) – Centimes (GB) by Shamardal (USA)
Trainer: Alyson Wright
Jockey: Athandiwe Mgudlwa
Wgt: 58.5kg
Draw: 9 (13 Runners)
Predicted Betting: 4/1

He is going into this race very well and fit. It is a competitive field and he has a tricky draw of nine to contend with. Sporting Post-sponsored Jockey Athandiwe Mgudlwa knows him well and with luck in running, he is expected to be competitive.

Winning Form Comment: Best MR:85. Fair latest over a mile. Drops back to 1400m and can feature.

Race 5 – 14:40
1200m – Follow Gold Circle On Facebook MR 94 Handicap (F & M)

1 – Shipholia
Breeding: William Longsword – Sea Glitter (USA) by Holy Bull (USA)
Trainer: Gareth van Zyl
Jockey: Richard Fourie
Wgt: 60.5kg
Draw: 1 (14 Runners)
Predicted Betting: 4/1

She is a winner of her last two starts but returns from a lengthy 31-week break. The stable feel that she may need this outing and she is at her best on the polytrack surface. Winning Form-sponsored Jockey Richard Fourie is booked to ride, and we are hoping for an encouraging return.

Winning Form Comment: Rested 31 wks. Best MR:88. Good form before the break. Fourie rides and hat-trick is on the cards.

Race 5 – 14:40
1200m – Follow Gold Circle On Facebook MR 94 Handicap (F & M)

7 – Shanta’s Pride
Breeding: William Longsword – Cassie O’Malley by Jet Master
Trainer: Peter Muscutt
Jockey: Serino Moodley
Wgt: 52.5kg
Draw: 7 (14 Runners)
Predicted Betting: 5/1

She is in a great space, fit and she looks to have tightened up since her last run. This is a competitive field, but she carries a handy galloping mass of 52.5kgs. If getting away to a clean start, we can expect her to be involved at the finish.

Winning Form Comment: 3rd run after rest. Best MR:79. Consistent form. Big weight turnaround with number 9 on latest.

Race 7 – 15:55
1500m – Open A TabGold Account – 031 314 1874 Pinnacle Stakes

1 – The Shepherd
Breeding: Captain Of All – Pepperdine by Trippi (USA)
Trainer: Peter Muscutt
Jockey: Serino Moodley +1.0kg
Wgt: 51.0kg
Draw: 1 (9 Runners)
Predicted Betting: 4/1

He is a progressive individual and he continues to impress in his work. The stable feel that he is under the radar from a merit rating perspective. He is in great order and this race will show us where we stand with him.

Winning Form Comment: 2nd run after rest. Gelded 2023.09.05. Best MR:93. Won latest in good fashion and is taking on stronger. Watch.