July Jockey Grilled In Mauritius

More like 'anti social' media for Muzi

Yeni said that similar things take place in South Africa, where Jockeys names and fake profiles are being used by random people read more

The July…It Can’t Be!

The countdown to the big one

Superstars, spectacular partying and a ‘notorious’ sprint by naked men – it’s the unique vibe of Africa’s greatest raceday read more

Industry Snubs Media

Sword mightier than the pen?

The recognition of South African horseracing’s print and electronic media through the industry’s Equus Awards, has been summararily cancelled read more

Winter Series Wonder

Bernard Fayd'herbe wins Second Winter Series

Bernard Fayd'herbe

Bernard Fayd’herbe became the only jockey to win the Cape Winter Series on Pocket Power back in 2006. He is still the only jockey to have won the Series, only thanks to African Night Sky, he’s now won it twice! read more

Another Superhero?

Sherrell family stay in the winning way

Dual Gr1 winner Captain America’s full-brother Redeemer caught the eye with a good win at his fifth start at Kenilworth on Wednesday read more

‘Too Short – But He’s Come Well’ – Nel

Straight from the horse's mouth

What the trainers say read more

Kieswetter Baron Arrives At Newmarket

Crawford and De Kock in charge

Whisky Baron (photo: Wayne Marks)

Sun Met winner Whisky Baron arrived at Mary Slack’s Abington Place stables in Newmarket at the end of last week after completing his quarantine obligations in Mauritius and Britain. read more

‘I Couldn’t Wait For Marcus’ – Striker

Will it be Piere Strydom's turn?

Saturday’s race could well crown our leading active July winning jockey with Strydom, Anthony Delpech and Anton Marcus all poised to edge ahead, on four winners apiece read more

Policing The July

Keeping a close eye on the big race action

Stipes

The National Horseracing Authority has confirmed the members of the Stipendiary Board that will officiate at the Vodacom Durban July Race meeting read more

Vaal First Timers Today

Straight from the horse's mouth

What the trainers say read more

Thank Goodness For The Frogs

A Crane Survey by the Louw Flyer

Microbatrachella capensis - the Microfrog (photo: Ismail Wambi)

A look at the development at Kenilworth Racecourse. So much activity. So little information. read more

Boost To SA Export Efforts

Vital Diagnostic Tool Validated By OIE

Horse Export

South Africa’s export protocols receive a significant shot in the arm as OIE validates the Guthrie RT-PCR read more

Scott Bro’s Grab The Million

Summerhill tops with three winners

KZN Breeder Awards

The Kwazulu-Natal Breeders raceday at Greyville on Sunday produced competitive racing read more

July Tote Betting Open

TAB July day betting opened on Monday 26 June

July Raceday

TAB is guaranteeing a R10-million Pick 6 pool on the Vodacom Durban July race meeting on Saturday 1 July and a massive R13-million Quartet pool on the big race read more

Tarry’s Pre July Six Pack

In Black & White

SA Champion trainer Sean Tarry capped a glorious six victories on KZN Breeders raceday at Greyville on Sunday with a terrific win by the Scott Bro’s bred Matador Man in the Million Mile read more

NHA Lab Update

No specimens, samples or results were compromised during the fire

The NHA Laboratory has resumed its routine screening operations for prohibited and forbidden substances read more

Three Times The Fun In Hong Kong

July jockey's confidence booster before he flies out

Callan Murray wins Gr3 Premier Plate on Horse Of Fortune (photo: HKJC)

Callan Murray notches his second Gr3 Hong Kong win aboard SA-bred – and trained – Horse Of Fortune read more

Question Answered

Bass-Robinson Winter Oaks exacta

The Gitano Hernando filly Whose That Girl rounded off a commendable effort in the Cape Winter Series read more

Another Royal Strike For Ascot

Daughter of Silvano looks set for better things

The 4yo Silvan Star has been a model of consistency and she maintained the purple patch of Eastern Cape-based Ascot Stud read more

The Sky’s Not The Limit!

An African dream as history made at Kenilworth

African Night Sky raised the rafters on a beautiful winter Saturday afternoon when he stormed to victory to become only the second horse to win the Cape Winter Triple Crown read more

A Walk Through Royal Ascot

Some magnificent moments

Another Royal Ascot showpiece has come and gone read more

Marshall & MJ On Top Of The Hill!

Another winner for Captain Al

Milnerton trainer Vaughan Marshall, who won the race last in 2010, labelled Saturday’s Listed Langerman winner Tap O’Noth a ‘very smart colt’ read more

Ridgemont’s Rose Blooms

Ramsden and Marcus get the ball rolling

The Highlands, Part Of Ridgemont, team got off to a great start on their sponsored day at Kenilworth when Rose In Bloom stayed on best read more

  • July Jockey Grilled In Mauritius

    More like 'anti social' media for Muzi

  • The July…It Can’t Be!

    The countdown to the big one

  • July – A Day Of Thunder!

    Go with your heart!

  • Winter Series Wonder

    Bernard Fayd'herbe wins Second Winter Series

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