Smanga Khumalo

Bling Gets Two Months

Captain Courteous incident

The SA champion jockey was charged with a contravention of Rule 62.2.1 in that he failed to take all reasonable and permissible measures to ensure that his horse had been given a full opportunity to win or obtain the best possible placing read more

Felix Coetzee (photo: hamishNIVENPhotography)

Coaching Cat

Champion Jockey turns Champion Coach

Felix Coetzee may have retired from the saddle, but he has not retired from competitive racing. Far from it. He talks to us about helping S’manga Khumalo and Kei Chiong to their respective jockey titles read more

Bling Bogey Horse Wins

Easy win for Snaith 3yo

The Captain Al gelding Captain Courteous, who was at the centre of the S’manga Khumalo storm a fortnight ago, won his next start at Fairview on Friday read more

Top Yard Dump Jock After Shocker

Bling no longer king as Snaiths take immediate action

Former South African champion jockey S’manga Khumalo, who currently leads the national jockey title log, has felt an immediate impact on his career following his shocker of a ride on Courteous Captain read more

Snaith Shoots The Sheriff

No disgrace in defeat for Gogetthesheriff

The expectancy and hype of the Poly Triple Crown build-up was snuffed out in the space of just over 90 seconds by the astute Justin Snaith and his regular PE jockey S’manga Khumalo read more

At Last!

Daughter of Tiger Ridge shows who's boss

The bridesmaid is now a wife! Sean Tarry’s hardknocking 4yo Trophy Wife finally cracked a long overdue stakes win on Saturday read more

S'manga Khumalo (credit: hamishNIVENPhotography)

NHA: Khumalo Suspended

Jockey Khumalo has the right of appeal against both the finding and the penalty imposed

Top jockey was charged with a contravention of Rule 62.2.3 in that he failed to ride the horse DRAGOON out to the end of the race, thereby prejudicing his chances of obtaining an outright third position read more

To Be A Champion

Pencil the dates in to watch Bling's story

S’manga Khumalo currently leads the SA national jockey championship title race by a comfortable margin and it is thus a great time to watch To Be A Champion, his life story
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Making Merry

Half-brother by Var will attract plenty of interest at NYS

Boland Stud have been enjoying a purple patch of winners in recent months and their Captain Al filly The Merry Widow showed her paces to retain her unbeaten record with a facile first stakes victory read more