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Sunday, 07 February 2016 18:51

Sage Advice From The Madame

Piere Strydom made it a winning feature double at Turffontein on Saturday and was at his best in getting that little bit extra out of the promising Madame Dubois to register an impressive victory in the R250 000 Gr3 Three Troikas Stakes.

Sunday, 07 February 2016 16:55

Ngong Racecaller Woes

Racecalling is undoubtedly an art and a skill and many of us may want to reconsider our unfair slinging off of some of our local guys after listening to the Ngong racecaller on Sunday.

Sunday, 07 February 2016 15:49

Delpech And De Kock Part Company

One of South Africa’s most successful jockey-trainer combinations of recent years has been dissolved following the decision of KZN-based Anthony Delpech to sever his informal commitments to the Mike de Kock yard and go it alone as a freelance.

Sunday, 07 February 2016 12:29

Suyoof Looks Guineas Material

While one odds-on Australian-bred let the side down, it was left to another to pick up the pieces. Magic Albert’s big chestnut son Suyoof’s victory in Saturday’s R250 000 Gr3 Tony Ruffel Stakes had class act written all over it and he now ranks as a top starter for the Gauteng Guineas.

Sunday, 07 February 2016 10:22

Captain Leads Wolf Power Charge

A typically well judged ride from the masterful Piere Strydom delivered the first leg of a 120-1 feature double at Turffontein on Saturday for the multiple champion – who is probably a better jockey than a tipster.

Saturday, 06 February 2016 16:20

Cold As Ice To Raise The Temperature

Cold As Ice hopes for All Weather Championship qualification

Cold As Ice drops back in trip for the £45,000 Listed Unibet Cleves Stakes (1.45pm), the first of two Fast-Track Qualifiers on Polytrack at Lingfield Park on Saturday, 6 February 2016.

Saturday, 06 February 2016 10:43

Monty Roberts South Africa Tour

The Man Who Listens To Horses is coming to South Africa

The Monty Roberts South Africa tour dates, venues and ticket prices have now been finalised.

Dates and Times
Alistair Cohen

The racing world was shocked last December when it was announced that the legendary Trevor Denman was to retire from Santa Anita.

For 32 years the South African native had wowed fans with his unique and flavourful race calls, and his entrance into American racing had opened the door for international announcers to come to the United States.

Friday, 05 February 2016 22:59

Call Of The Wild

Trainer Johan Janse Van Vuuren had less than no luck in the Cape Summer Of Champions Season but he could take his next step to a classic prize in the months ahead.

Friday, 05 February 2016 22:17

Mubtaahij Fans Can Relax

Trainer Mike de Kock had a message for Mubtaahij’s supporters after the colt had failed to make the frame in Thursday night’s Gr3 Firebreak Stakes over 1600m on dirt at Meydan: “All I can say is, please relax! Mubtaahij is being prepared for the Dubai World Cup, a race I believe he can win.

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