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Sporting Post columnists share their opinions and insights into horse racing from South Africa and around the world. They are experts who have a deep understanding of the sport of kings, enjoy their thoughtful and fresh articles.

Do It Again Set For Horse Of The Year Honours

With Do It Again having claimed three major G1 races this season, and winning the July under 60kgs, it is hard to imagine that last season’s Equus Champion 3YO Gelding would be denied the title of Horse Of The Year this year

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Dawn Approach

Galileo – 21 Years Young

This great producer’s legacy appears safe through a growing number of top class broodmare daughters and increasingly successful stallion sons

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High Chaparral

On A High!

A number of sons of legendary sire Sadler’s Wells have left their mark on the South Africa racing industry and the male line made its presence felt again at Turffontein on Classic Day

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Bloodstock Selection

Given the multitude of uncertainties and unknowns – not to mention outright luck – we are left corralling our personal theories, or the observed patterns that give us comfort when making purchase decisions.

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Broodmare and foal (photo: hamishNIVENPhotography)

A Robertson Story

In breeding a great racehorse, unlike the mastery of a particular skill, getting it right once doesn’t mean one can predictably do it again!

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