Accomplished And Popular Horseman Will Be Sadly Missed

‘A horse whisperer and a highly talented man of enormous intellect, talent and skill’

Breathtaking Richard!

The SA champion elect wrote his name into the history books again at Fairview on Tuesday when setting a new bar for most East Cape winners in a season

Meagher Bids For Last Singapore Derby

With racing in Singapore closing after the running of the Gr1 Grand Singapore Gold Cup on 5 October, winning the Gr1 Singapore Derby on Sunday has taken on an even greater significance for trainer Daniel Meagher

Cape Racing – Mother Nature Rules But Positivity Remains

After three consecutive racemeetings lost due to weather impacted racing surfaces, the Cape Racing team are determined to give Wednesday’s Hollywoodbets Kenilworth fixture every chance of going ahead

Kannemeyer Will Bring Star Back In Summer

Dean Kannemeyer’s star 3yo Green With Envy will not line up in the R1,5 million Gr1 The HKJC Champions Cup on the final major raceday of the current season

National Punters' Guide

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

Talking Points

Barend Says ‘Put My System To Test’

‘I have often found myself outbid by John Freeman. Considering the success of the horses he acquires for many big buyers, I have respect for his selections. I can only assume he uses similar criteria as I do, in his choices’

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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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