Facing him today is ensuring there are no issues at the Royal Race Day at Turffontein, which will be attended by Princess Charlene of Monaco.
Last Saturday’s Derby meet was a day to remember. The reason? Immaculately turned out horses and freedom to ride tactically are the keys to success.
The Royal Race Day at Turffontein will raise funds for the Gugulesizwe Primary and Lesabe Primary Schools.
Santa Anita Racetrack was rocked by a 23rd equine death in just over three months on Sunday as gelding Arms Runner was euthanized after a fall in the $100,000 San Simeon Stakes.
Paradox: jockeys need strength but have to keep food and drink intake down. Meanwhile, there are two strong bankers in today’s Turffontein Pick 6.
Billy Silver could have the edge in the hotly contested grade 2 sprint. Meanwhile there’s another Strydom in the irons at Fairview.

Horses Globe is ready to Rock

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.

Horses Yeni to blow hot in Pick 6

This gelding was a decisive winner in his penultimate outing and followed up with a second in a 1600m MR 71 Handicap.

Horses Go with The Guv’s fillies

Evening Bell rings out an exotic banker tune.

Horses Fayd’Herbe is cautiously optimistic over his Super Saturday chances

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.

Horses Madam Speaker to have the edge

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 […]

Horses Protea Paradise looks primed to perform

De Kock pair could dominate Derby Trial.

Horses Spotlight falls on Dubai

Jebel Ali warm-upfor Super Saturday.

Horses Hawwaam rated 121 after impressive SA Classic

By rating the race this way, Nafaayes runs to the mark of 103 she achieved in winning the Fillies Guineas.

Horses Mjoka plans to make a triumphant return

After four operations he hopes to return to riding.

Horses Kennedy to set the ball rolling

Dennis Drier-trained Salimah has been threatening a second career win.

Horses You sane? Back Bolt

He certainly has the pedigree.

Horses Potent entry list for R4m G1 Champions Challenge

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.

Horses Nel and De Melo star at big “D”

The trend was set in the opening race.

Horses This is the real Hawwaam

Bargain Return Flight wins second Grade 1 race in SA Fillies Classic.


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