Here comes SA’s biggest race
Saturday’s Grand Heritage at the Vaal offers racing fans something different.
Barahin overpowered the opposition to win the Grade 2 Peermont Emperor’s Palace Charity Mile at Turffontein easily.
Pick 6 pool likely to top R10 million at today’s Charity Mile meeting
There’ll be a decent crowd, with 16 celebrities representing the 16 charities whose allotted runners will battle it out for R1 million in welfare cash giveaways.
Sixteen charities are each paired with a racehorse and a celebrity to battle it out for a share of R1 million.
De Kock trots out big guns
Soqrat and Barahin are favourite and second favourite respectively for a Pinnacle Stakes contest at Turffontein on Saturday.
While the latest Gauteng Summer Cup Log is unchanged, there are four Merit Rating changes.

Kimberley’s Flamingo Park Racecourse to stop operating later this year

It has been too unprofitable for too long and the racing calendar will now be rejigged.

British horse racing to resume after equine flu outbreak

British horse racing will resume on Wednesday with a “risk-managed return” following an outbreak of equine flu, the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) said Monday.

Vote for your Equine Inductees into the South African Hall of Fame

The Hall of Fame, established in 2015, strives to tell the stories of extraordinary achievers while celebrating their holistic accomplishments.

Queen’s Plate a royal treat

Jockeys look forward to Christmas but have to watch their diets.

Horses, celebs, and charities ready for Emperor’s Charity Mile

Our charities have been finalised, our celebrities are preening and planning their wardrobes and it will be all systems go from 11am when gates open.

Thumbs-up for no-whip race at Charity Mile

There has been a massive call in the UK to either ban the whip or at least curb its use and it’s overflowed to other countries, including SA.

Soqrat is the Pick 6 banker

Tarry looks to have the edge with Return Flight in Thekwini Stakes.

It’s My Turn to collect the gold

Hermoso Mundo looking for Gold Cup double.

Psychic can see victory coming for Sean Tarry

Cape ace Aldo Domeyer has a good record raiding upcountry.

Made To Conquer tops card and It’s My Turn tops boards

Hermoso Mundo returns to Greyville to defend his title with Fayd’Herbe up.

Highveld Hawks victorious again in jockeys’ Rider Cup

Winning captain Yeni says his team was ‘the hungriest’.

Soqrat and Celtic Sea set for Super Saturday action

Van Zyl family of trainers trotting out a number of promising youngsters.

Godolphin expected to make a point in G1 Darley July Cup

London – With the UK enjoying their hottest summer for 40 years, Newmar- ket are expecting bumper crowds for their big July meeting which starts tomorrow. Not only are both the Guineas run on the somewhat soulless Rowley Mile but also their prestigious two-year-old races in the autumn, yet the popular July Course, which lends […]

It’s his turn for Gold

When It’s My Turn won the Grade 1 Investec Cape Derby in 2016 it was probably an indication he would turn out to be a good stayer. Fred Crabbia’s runner only managed to win his third race when he captured the Grade 3 Track And Ball Derby over 2400m at Scottsville in June. It took […]


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