4.5.2019 05:55 am
In their recent list of the world’s top horses, Longines rated him in the top 10 racehorses. Having that distinction certainly should make him a winner.
Today is Champions Day at Turffontein which is the final big meeting of the Highveld season.
Rock The Globe had run on well for second on his racecourse debut, and, despite a wide draw over the 1400m, went off as the 22-10 favourite.
This gelding was a decisive winner in his penultimate outing and followed up with a second in a 1600m MR 71 Handicap.
As such, his preparation must have been a li le rushed, but the fact that he is running at all means that he must have been showing up well.
Meeting her opposition at level weights, Alan Greeff -trained six-time winner Madame Speaker appears the one to beat at Fairview today when teamed up with Greg Cheyne again and contesting Race 7, the Breeders Guineas (Listed) for three-year-old fillies over 1600m. This Pathfork fi lly comes off an impressive 6.75-length win in the 1400m Breeders […]
By rating the race this way, Nafaayes runs to the mark of 103 she achieved in winning the Fillies Guineas.
Dennis Drier-trained Salimah has been threatening a second career win.
Mike de Kock has nominated all four of his top three-year-old colts in Soqrat, Hawwaam, Barahin and Alyaasaat, as well as Noble Secret and Cascapedia.