July Newsflash- Horizon Gets A Run!

Snaith runner out

Bass-Robinson team get their 3yo into the big race read more

An Oscar – Or A Wally?

Short Heads - our weekly news snippets feature

A Tellytrack presenter who had obviously never heard of the KZN Derby and Oaks sponsors Track & Ball… read more

Recession – What Recession?

KZN is set to savour a R260 million injection directly from the July

Anticipated direct expenditure of participants and spectators is R133.3 million! read more

Buyer’s Guide – Compulsory Reading!

No prospective buyer should be without it

The FREE Buyer’s Guide is an amazing, detailed summary of dam and siblings of the Sibaya KZN Yearling Sale yearlings read more

Gambling On Dreams

2017 Sibaya KZN Yearling Sale

It’s Vodacom Durban July week. It’s the KZN Yearling Sale. Where else would anybody really want to be? read more

Your July Winner

All the information you need to make the difference!

The prospect of a guaranteed Pick 6 pool of R10 million on Vodacom Durban July day is sure to see frenetic public interest in one of the great days on the South African horseracing calendar read more

Royal – And Smart

Daughter of Ideal World paces it at Royal Ascot

The 2016 Met winner Smart Call was far from disgraced when determinedly hanging on for fourth read more

Robertson Valley Awaits Champion

Countdown to Rafeef's arrival

The Highlands stallion barn has been home to some of the greatest sires to stand in South Africa over the past few decades read more

Snaith’s Arthur Is In!

Horizon warms the reserve bench

The Vodacom Durban July four wise men will be pleased to have packed away the calculators, thinking caps and selection panel instruction manuals for another year as the focus now shifts to the serious business of finding a winner read more

Days Of The Royals

Day one!

Royal Ascot is Britain’s most valuable race meeting, attracting many of the world’s finest racehorses to compete for more than £6.58 million in prize money read more

Nico Says Thanks

Life is too short says racecaller

I am happy to report that both my specialist and surgeon are happy with the progress I have made since being discharged and I am hoping to be in Durban for the Vodacom Durban July read more

Records Tumble At Klawervlei

Three lots at this year’s Sale fetched R1 000 000 plus

A daughter of champion sire Trippi set a new record price for a Klawervlei Farm Sale, when fetching R1.5 million on Saturday evening read more

Teaque – Batting In The Major League!

Promising lightweight enjoys the PE way of life

Durban-born Teaque Gould joined the illustrious ranks of jockeys who have ridden the jackpot when he booted home four winners at Fairview on Friday read more

A Winter’s Walk Down Memory Lane

The Father Of The Cape Winter Series

With the 2017 Cape Winter Derby being run this weekend and African Night Sky looking our best chance yet of seeing a successor to Pocket Power, we went in search of the origins of the Cape Winter Series read more

Star Of The Future

Mpumelelo Mjoka talks us through his win at Chantilly

Mpumelelo Mjoka wins 2017 Longines Future Racing Stars (photo: supplied)

Mpumelelo Mjoka talks to us about his excursion to France to take part in the Longines Future Racing Stars read more

A Deluxe Model

First SA winner for multiple Gr1 star

Newhaven Park-based first season stallion Delago Deluxe sired his first South African winner when the Australian-bred In Clover stormed home to win on debut at Greyville read more

International Group Winning Sire For Highlands

He won 7 races, including 5 Gr1's at 2 to 4 years from 1200m to a mile

Highlands Stud, Part of Ridgemont. have acquired the Southern Hemisphere covering rights of Canford Cliffs (IRE) to join the farm’s Stallion roster in 2018. read more

It’s Mr Kannemeyer, To You!

Mr Winsome books July berth

The Milnerton trainer maintains his great record in the Gr3 Track & Ball Derby with his third win in four runnings of the ‘open’ classic read more

SA Apprentice Excels

Mpumelelo Mjoka Wins Longines Future Racing Stars

Mpumelelo Mjoka wins 2017 Longines Future Racing Stars (photo: France Galop)

South African apprentice Mpumelelo Mjoka wins 2017 Longines Future Racing Stars read more

Back On The Horse

Lyle Hewitson Back On Friday

Lyle Hewitson

After suffering a broken collar bone from a fall at Fairview on Saturday, 13 May 2017, Lyle Hewitson will be back in the saddle this Friday, and more importantly, will be fit to line up for this year’s Vodacom Durban July read more

Brexit, Breeders’ Problems & Stayers…

TBA Seminar at Tattersalls

Clearly, market perception of stayers needs to change read more

Rathmor Buy Quality

Klawervlei Stud topped the vendor charts

A daughter of four time Gr1 winner and 2000 Guineas winner Henrythenavingator in foal to Dynasty topped the charts read more

Crawford Marches On

Captain Al gelding goes all the way

Brett Crawford’s East Coast sizzling summer SA Champions Season campaign continued unabated at Greyville on Friday evening read more

Get It All In One Go

Sporting Post Digest – every Thursday

  • July Newsflash- Horizon Gets A Run!

    Snaith runner out

  • Recession – What Recession?

    KZN is set to savour a R260 million injection directly from the July

  • Arthur – Still Talking!

    Vodacom Durban July Gallops

  • Your July Winner

    All the information you need to make the difference!

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