31.10.2020 07:00 am
Andrews started out as a racing broadcaster but his personable, engaging manner quickly saw him snapped up by Supersport to be an on-screen anchor for other sports like football and rugby.
The usual excited crowd will be absent from Saturday’s Charity Mile race meeting at Turffontein and one person in particular will be missed, Neil Andrews.
All the pieces of his life, both personal and professional, have fallen into place recently and things are on the up for Warren Kennedy.
There are a couple of nice bets early on the programme at the Vaal Inside fixture today.
There is a Pick 6 Megapool with an estimated R1.7m pool but this is not a race in which to banker.
Mike de Kock is delighted with the work currently being put up by both of his runners in Saturday’s R1-million Cartier Paddock Stakes over 1800m at Kenilworth, Nother Russia and Orchid Island.
Star Burst Galaxy looks on target to make it three wins in a row in Race 6, a Conditions Plate over 1400m at Fairview today.
Onesie could make it a ‘three-sie’ for new trainer Mark Dixon in the main race at Scottsville today, a Pinnacle Stakes over 1600m.
Winning feature races and, maybe, a glittering overseas career are his goals.
Thinking of picking the winner? Here are some videos of the horses in the field to help you make up your mind about it.