Howells Pair Could Place

Straight from the horse's mouth

The Scottsville Sunday first-timer comments read more

Domeyer On The Right One

Greg Cheyne on his feet

A horrifying incident inside the final 300m marred a long overdue and deserved win by the Vaughan Marshall-trained 4yo Victorious Jay read more

A Cruise For Baitz’ Mare

Clear Sailing storms home

There are those of the opinion that 2007 Equus Champion 2yo Argonaut was discarded to the stallion scrapheap prematurely read more

Wonder Winx Makes It 15!

Chipping Norton double in the wet

Australian super horse Winx has well and truly established herself as racing’s greatest show on turf read more

Goodbye Summer Today

Cape meeting is stand-alone on Saturday

The sun sets on the 2016/17 Cape Summer Of Champions at Kenilworth today as two past Cape Fillies Guineas winners clash head-on in the feature read more

Snaith Runner Has ‘Lots Of Ability’

Straight from the horse's mouth - Kenilworth Saturday stand-alone meeting

Esteemal could be the part in the second race read more

Newsflash – Turffontein Moves

Plenty of rain


Saturday’s race meeting at Turffontein has been postponed until Sunday read more

Naidoo Buys Top Lot

BSA Shongweni Mixed Sale - prices

The filly named Mind Your Business will be trained by Duncan Howells read more

Gauteng’s New Voice

Brandon Bailey gets going

‘I found out I was going to call a race the day before and needless to say the nerves kicked in right after getting the call’ read more

Treble for Godolphin

Mubtaahij puts up good prep

Thumbs up from Jim Crowley on Suyoof (photo: Andrew Watkins)

The latest instalment of the 2017 Dubai World Cup Carnival saw a treble for Godolphin and a promising prep run from Mubtaahij read more

Jockeys – ‘No More’

Panel decision overturned

The Turffontein racemeeting was abandoned after the running of the fifth race on Thursday 23 February. read more

Triple Tiara Extravaganza

Tarry and De Kock hold strong hand again

Cape Fillies Guineas runner-up Safe Harbour gets a second shot at the R4 million Wilgerbosdrift SA Triple Tiara read more

The A P Indy Legacy

Well represented in SA stud book


US champion sire A P Indy (Seattle Slew) retired from stud duties in 2011 with the reputation of being a truly outstanding stallion read more

The Right Side Of Luck

Juvenile Jamboree for Braam van Huyssteen

Braam Van Huysteen

They say luck has sides. If that is true, someone currently on luck’s good side, is Braam van Huyssteen read more

French Follow SA Lead

Eighteen charities have been selected for this event

The first edition of the Charity Mile to be held on French soil will take place at Cagnes-sur-Mer racecourse under the guidance of Princess Charlene of Monaco read more

Cobalt – Inquiry Finalised

NHA will recommence with testing - and prosecution of trainers

The National Horseracing Authority confirms that it has completed its Internal Inquiry into the presence of cobalt in specimens which were taken from certain racehorses read more

Frankel Filly For Gauteng

Coolmore-Mayfair Speculators colt to Snaith

Alec Laird is to train the unnamed Frankel filly that made R4 million at last month’s Cape Premier Yearling Sale read more

Hawkins Bats For 20/20

‘Let’s Try Different Things’

Official reaction to criticism of the Quickfire 20/20 racemeeting concept and an undertaking to ‘shake things up a bit’ read more

Ready For The Dawn

Emperors Palace Summer Ready To Run Sale

Giant’s Causeway stallion Await The Dawn produced the top lot of both sexes read more

Green For Go

Short Heads - our weekly news snippets feature

Justin Vermaak’s Green Street Stable got off the mark in style at Kranji on Sunday read more

Rule Britannia

Great Britain is on the move

Great Britain

Great Britain is a full brother to Cape Cross, the sire of Ouija Board, Sea The Stars and Golden Horn. Imported to South Africa in 2011 and with limited support, he’s just celebrated his first stakes winner. Ian Levitan tells us more read more

KZN Tracks Update

Ralph Smout with some interesting angles on track care

Greyville polytrack

Fond memories of Clairwood, while Greyville’s turf issues appear to be a thing of the past read more

No Play – No Pay

Don't get left out in the cold - refunds will be made

Rained out and abandoned racemeetings can often mean a loss for the punter who purchased a form guide in good faith read more

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A Madcap Adventure


20/20 Gets 0/10 From Top Owner

Concept under 'quick' fire


Select Success

Short Heads - our weekly news snippets feature


Thanks Mike!

Mike de Kock reflects ahead of milestone


Cotton-Eye Joe

Where Does It Come From, Where Does It Go?


Ken Truter

Ken Truter (photo: supplied)

Truter Takes The Reins


Patrick McGivern

Patrick McGivern (photo: hamishNIVENPhotography)

The Cape Cossack