Dominic Zaki

Dom’s Still Got Plenty To Give

“If you don’t know the difference between a Pick 6 and a Jackpot, and are a clockwatcher, then you won’t make it in the drive and thrust of the racing broadcasting industry’

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Zaki Quits

Leading trainer Dominic Zaki has shocked the industry by announcing his intention to relinquish his licence

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That’s Our Boy!

The Listed Golden Loom Handicap runner-up Bad Boy Buddy Boy has let us down previously, but is given a gem of a chance to atone when he meets what looks like the right sort of opposition at the Vaal on Tuesday

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National Horseracing Authority

NHA: Zaki Guilty

Charged with a contravention of Rule 73.2.4 in that he was the person responsible for the horse SHEIK’S DIAMOND at the time when a specimen (A52615) taken from that horse, was found to contain the prohibited substance Prednisolone 21-hemisuccinate, a prohibited substance in terms of Rule 73.4.

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Get Your Zack Back Today!

The ‘Z factor’ is an integral thread in the colourful fabric of Gauteng horseracing. It is difficult to pass a raceday without a Zackey, or a Zaki, making the news. The passionate clan steps out in numbers at the Vaal today, when the aptly named course and distance specialist Bad Boy Buddy Boy takes on seven opponents in a tightly contested handicap

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Link Man

No Bull – Toreador On The Up

Two winners at the Vaal on Tuesday for progeny of Toreador, trained by Dom Zaki and ridden by Craig Zackey, have highlighted the chances of a runaway debut winner who lines up in a Gr1 at Scottsville this Saturday

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Bauhinia Handicap Drama

The race was an unhappy one for the connections of the weak 7 to 2 favourite Winter Passion. She ran stone last after playing up at the start, being hampered, incurred a mouth injury, had her starting certificate withdrawn and her jockey Donovan Mansour will face an inquiry after the starter was not happy with his conduct either

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From Russia With Love

Cape racegoers of an older generation will remember the fine racemare Boland Pride, who counted what is now the Gr1 Cape Fillies Guineas amongst her eight victories

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