Fairview Start – NHA Respond

Report back on The Cat and Placido

Providing more detailed information as to how Stipendiary Stewards reach their decisions is an aspect of reporting currently under review by the National Horseracing Authority read more

Fayd’herbe’s Gr1 ‘Courtesy’ Annoys Ramsden

Gr1 Premiers Champion Stakes frustration - but Ancestry can recoup in Cape Summer

‘I could have accepted it if he had quickened a bit and kept Richard Fourie three wide but this is racing. I don’t get an inch from Brett Crawford or Justin Snaith and nor do I expect it’ -Joey Ramsden read more

Cape Racing Salutes The Stars

All the winners

Vodacom Durban July winning trainer Candice Bass-Robinson received a special achievement award, as did owner Fred Crabbia and his star African Night Sky for winning the Highlands Part of Ridgemont Cape Winter Series. Brett Crawford’s 6 Gr1 wins also earned him an achievement award read more


Some Four!

Short Heads - Our weekly news snippets feature

Trainer David Nieuwenhuizen achieved a rare feat at Turffontein on Sunday read more

Jason Returns Call With 2 Winners

Short Heads - Our weekly news snippets feature

Smitsdorff, who had not ridden a winner for two months, bounced back with a winner at Kenilworth on Saturday – and another at Fairview on Monday to end his season on a high – after being fined for a mobile phone in the jockey room read more

It’s Still The Only Game In Town

Hassen Adams' new trainer on his 34 years in the game - and his new challenge

‘Sports betting and technology have galloped past the game somehow. I don’t have the answers to make up the lost ground. The world is different. In those days racing was the only game in town – for many of us, it still is!’ read more