Timeform South Africa SmartPlays: Thursday 7 February

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Timeform pick out their three best bets from Vaal on Thursday...

"...that form leaves her clear of the field here."

Timeform on La Fista Flyer

La Fista Flyer - Vaal R1, 11:10 GMT

La Fista Flyer took a big step forward from her debut to get off the mark at Flamingo Park last month, and that form leaves her clear of the field here. She can shoulder a penalty and follow-up at the expense of League of Her Own, another last time out winner at Flamingo Park. Riveting is third best.

Captain Morgane - Vaal R2, 11:40 GMT

A lowly contest, in which Captain Morgane is the standout choice. He was down the field on debut at Turffontein last month, but the bare form of that run leaves him a long way clear of the field, and there's likely to be more to come from him yet. The two newcomers Frosted Gold and The Greenlight are likely to pose the biggest threat, but Captain Morgane can put his experience to good use.

Epic Dream - Vaal R3, 12:10 GMT

Epic Dream has been largely consistent in four starts to date, and a repeat of his most recent run, when third at Turffontein at this trip back in November, would be enough for him to take this. He gets the vote to open his account at the fifth time of asking at the expense of Gimme The Fire, who would have claims on his best form but has been below par the last twice.

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