Silent Witness

My Drug Of Choice

Twitter has made the world smaller in many ways, but the global racing community in particular seems to have found a spot on the platform – and not just for rumour and innuendo. It’s a place of opinion, news, analysis and arguments.

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Felix Coetzee (photo: hamishNIVENPhotography)

Shock As The Cat Bows Out

He was a genius in the saddle who rode winners all over the globe and carried the South African brand with pride and glory. His shock retirement has shaken the industry but the legend lives on…

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Felix Coetzee

Felix On Road Back

Felix Coetzee is the ultimate professional athlete and one of the world’s great jockeys. He is in the process of recovering from hip replacement surgery and is keen to get back to race riding

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Caviar aims for 18

It has been a nightmare of a freaky fortnight for South African horseracing. Why is it that the corporate cancer of bad publicity so quickly

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Kabelo’s Ride Of The Day!

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Seventh Heaven!

A decision to sidestep a possible SA Triple Tiara crown and rather take on mixed age opposition in the TAB Gr1 Empress Club Stakes at Turffontein, paid dividends for Mike de Kock and the connections when Gimme A Nother kept her perfect record intact and made it 7 from 7

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