Caspar Fownes’ Happy Valley Milestone – Cruz, Chung Fire

Caspar Fownes reached another towering Happy Valley milestone on Wednesday night

Hollywoodbets Durban July – Two Log Scratchings

The scratching of Hollywoodbets Durban July log contenders Main Defender and Royal Aussie on Wednesday has opened the door for fringe contestants

Richard Honoured – Replacement Ride Costs Xavier A Month

Recordbreaking Richard honoured as Xavier gets a month for possible lapse of concentration

Three For Van Niekerk, Orffer And Ennion

Mercurial Cape talent Grant van Niekerk broke the ice in his birthday month with three winners on the anniversary of the first ever ride of his career

SA Horse Of The Year – 3yo’s Dominate Equus Standings

The Hollywoodbets Durban July and Gold Cup Race meetings should settle a few debates.

National Punters' Guide

The experts’ 1-2-3 for today’s local meeting.

Talking Points

2023 Gold Cup winner Future Pearl and pilot Richard Fourie will team up once again on Saturday for the Tabgold Derby

Hollywoodbets Durban July Last Shout On Saturday

With final Hollywoodbets Durban July supplementary entries due on 18 June and declarations closing on 24 June, Saturday’s double feature racemeeting at Hollywoodbets Greyville is as about as close as one gets to a last chance saloon for big race hopefuls

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