Tyrone Zackey

Umhlanga Set To Rock!

Turffontein-based trainer Tyrone Zackey travels into the SA Champions Season bull-ring on Saturday with a lightly raced son of A P Arrow

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National Horseracing Authority

NHA: Zackey Guilty

The Board considered the evidence put forward to it including the fact that Firocoxib is a Class 4 substance, that it was Mr Zackey’s first offence in respect of a prohibited substance, and that Mr Zackey was misled by the advice given to him on the excretion times for Firocoxib

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Zackey’s Warrior Of War

There is no substitute for experience and Tyrone Zackey’s hardknocking 9yo Mirage Drive steps out for his 60th racetrack appearance at the Vaal today. The son of Kahal rattled the rafters at Turffontein recently when turning a grass gallop into an exotic bet knockout – and he could follow up

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Smanjemanje – nose 2nd in the July 2012

Second Sucks!

Veteran Gauteng trainer Tyrone Zackey reaffirmed the maxim ‘second sucks’ when his favourite equine son and public hero Smanjemanje, once tagged ‘the giantkiller’, was a winner of the 2012 Vodacom Durban July a stride before and a stride after the post

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Bargain Buy’s Bad Balloon

“We have a ticket, so we have a chance. She is talented and has done nothing wrong and we have a top jockey aboard. We can’t be quivering and worrying about the big yards and a bad draw. Let them worry about us rather!”

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Justice Done

The Turffontein-based trainer can do little wrong at the moment. He has his sights set on the Lanzerac Ready To Run Stakes, the Dingaans and the Sansui Summer Cup. Sort of puts some of his big talking colleagues’ performance into perspective, doesn’t it?

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Francois For Tyrone

Francois who? That was the question on many observer’s lips in the immediate aftermath of a shock result in the Gr3 Graham Beck Stakes

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The Zack Attack

Racing switches from the testing rigours of the sand, to the trickier tactical poser of the Turffontein inside track on Saturday. A Pinnacle Stakes heads an interesting ten race programme. Piere Strydom and Tyrone Zackey could be the combination to follow in the mainliner.

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Made Different – Very Different!

Besides serving as an important academic and information exercise for those serious about finding a winner for the Cape’s premier race to be run next Saturday, the gallops are really little more than a sedentary stretch of the legs for the big race participants and a pointer to physical well-being.

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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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