Hollywoodbets Durban July – The Weights

A total of 28 entries remain in the mix with final declarations due by 11h00 on Monday 24 June

Irish 2000 Guineas Star Wins Royal Ascot Day 1 Highlight

In the battle of the 2000 Guineas winners at Royal Ascot on Tuesday, it was the Richard Hannon-trained Rosallion who came out on top

Salute One World – Equals Illustrious Dad’s Record

Varsfontein-bred filly gives her sire One World the honour of equalling his Dad Captain Al’s first-season sires record of 22 juvenile winners

Dave The King – Out Of Hollywoodbets Durban July

The Global View gelding has been withdrawn from the 2024 Hollywoodbets Durban July following a decision taken by his connections

Tarry Pearl Shines Bright

Sean Tarry’s 2023 World Pool Gr3 Gold Cup winner Future Pearl looks to have played himself into contention for a starting berth in the Hollywoodbets Gr1 Durban July

National Punters' Guide

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

Talking Points

Charyn Wins Gr1 Queen Anne Stakes

It was a first success at the top level for the Roger Varian-trained four-year-old, who started the 100/30 favourite and was ridden by Silvestre de Sousa in the colours of Nurlan Bizakov

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