Timeform South Africa SmartPlays: Saturday 24 November

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Timeform pick out three bets in South Africa on Saturday

Timeform pick out their three best bets from Turffontein on Saturday...

"She is the one to beat on form, and is taken to get off the mark at the fifth time of asking..."

Timeform on Ottawa

Ottawa - Turffontein 10:00

Ottawa has promised plenty in her four starts so far, producing a career best when finishing second over this trip at Vaal two starts ago. She is the one to beat on form, and is taken to get off the mark at the fifth time of asking, ahead of the highly tried Laptop Wizard, who is far more exposed.

Earth Sky - Turffontein 10:30

Earth Sky is solid for this level, scoring here two starts back, and he looks to have leading claims in this company, in receipt of weight from several key rivals. One of those is the prolific Mighty And Magic, who heads here in terrific heart and can't be ignored, whilst Village Deep is another to consider in an open heat.

Emily Hobhouse - Turffontein 11:05

Emily Hobhouse was disappointing on her most recent start, when last of 13 at Vaal just over two weeks ago, but she has one of the more solid profiles in this, one of the few to have actually recorded a win, and she gets the vote to return to winning ways. Empress Valley seems the leading danger, while Angelic Appeal shouldn't be far away either.

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