Jack Milner: Once again, the R1-million Computaform Sprint looks a tough test for punters. This 1000m dash up the Turffontein straight is highly competitive and over this distance a slow start, any error in judgment and a forced switch could cost any horse his chances.
It comes as no surprise that Betting World have priced up at 5-1 the field. Topping their boards is Sean Tarry-trained Trip To Heaven, with stable companion Chimichuri Run next best at 6-1. Trip To Heaven has been a wonderful servant to his connections and it would be a very poignant moment if he were to win his first Grade 1 race on Saturday. He has a tendency to lose ground at the start and that has proved costly for the seven-year-old gelding.
The concern for jockey Lyle Hewitson has to be the draw. In recent weeks, the inside draw up the Turffontein straight has not left runners in the best going and Trip To Heaven jumps from barrier No 2.
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