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Stars come out as lockdown clouds lift

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There will be plenty of exciting names on the cards for the first racing weekend since the lifting of lockdown restrictions.


05 Jun 2020
PREMIUM!
Stars come out as lockdown clouds lift

Jockeys on horses during an earlier race leading up to the Peermont Emperors Palace Charity Mile 2019 at the Turffontein Racecourse, 2 November 2019, Johannesburg. Picture: Jacques Nelles

Hawwaam and Vardy are among the many rising turf stars who’ll step out this weekend as horse racing’s pent up big-race programme is released. There are plenty of other exciting names on the cards at Turffontein and Greyville. Soqrat, Summer Pudding, Golden Ducat, Count Jack, Mississippi Burning, Sachdev, Bunker Hunt and Eyes Wide Open are all likely to play starring roles in the coming thrill-fest of a congested and intertwined Joburg and Durban winter season. Many of the aforementioned gallopers will be among first entries for the Vodacom Durban July due to be named on Monday morning. Shut-down famine is...

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