Trainer Dean Kannemeyer is on record as describing Pivotal’s classic sprinter-miler son Noordhoek Flyer as ‘a horse possessed of terrific speed, heart,temperament and class’.
It was fitting that the Milnerton conditioner, who enjoyed such dazzling track success with the Khaya Stables-owned chestnut, should enjoy the honour of saddling the outstanding sprinter-miler’s first winner as a stallion.
The National Horseracing Authority is pleased to advise that Mr Arnold Hyde has been appointed as Racing Control Executive with effect from 1 April 2015.
Arnold has worked on every Stipendiary Board around the country over the past 17 years and has occupied a managerial position on both the Western Cape and Central Provinces Stipendiary Boards for the past 7 years.
Gokan Terzi and Nifford Dube lead Merhaba (Wesley Marwing) in after his feature win
There have been better days at Borrowdale Park. Racing on Sunday was a punters’ nightmare with most Tote favourites falling by the wayside, while followers of form should have rather gone fishing, writes Sheldene Chant.