Let’s Get Behind Rachel Today!

Former multiple SA Champion Apprentice Rachel Venniker has enjoyed some big days in her brief career to date

Stars Collide – Meydan Hosts World Cup Preps

The Gr2 Singspiel Stakes is the highlight of five Pattern races at Meydan Racecourse as the Dubai Racing Carnival hosts a fabulous Friday card

Green Light For Galileo Derby Success

One of the greatest stallions in history, and a proven sire of sires, Galileo has, almost inevitably, become an outstanding broodmare sire

Selling Tomorrow’s Stars

Long regarded as one of the best value-for-money thoroughbred auctions in South Africa, the BSA Cape Yearling Sale has been the launch pad for many outstanding thoroughbreds

Marsh Thrilled As Former Cape Star Becomes An Aussie

Marsh has tasted the disappointments and frustrations that are part and parcel of this wonderful sport, none more so than with Katak, who came along almost a decade after the unforgettable and heady journey with Pocket Power

National Punters' Guide

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

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The #TGIF Global Guide

More chances to win – don’t forget to take the free-to-play Hollywoodbets Punter’s Challenge on the day’s local racemeeting

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Jocks Take On Work Riders On Saturday

The ride allocation draws were done on Monday at Hollywoodbets Kenilworth, the NHA supervising the allotment as Cape Racing’s Teresa Esplin drew the horses, with her colleague Kabelo Nkoane drawing the jockeys, and William Bambiso pulling the work rider names out of the hat

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Handicapping in South Africa

The ideal racing program must consist of a balanced combination of Merit Rating races (real handicaps) and Conditions races (Maiden and Plate/Race Figure races

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NHA Feature Ratings – Our Brickbats & Bouquets

Last weekend’s feature results certainly fired shots ahead of the season. But did they hit the ratings target and why fiddle with handicap ratings in black type races?  All that happens is one or two horses get favoured against the majority of battlers

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