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Lady In Black turns the tables

LADY In Black, a length or more inferior to Oh Susanna judged on two previous high-level encounters, turned the tables on the public’s more fancied rival with a three-quarter length success in a Pinnacle Stakes over 1600m at Kenilworth...

Oh Susanna is the superior one

OH Susanna, who made history in the 2018 Sun Met, begins her bid to repeat the feat in the Supabets Pinnacle Stakes at Kenilworth Thursday. Richard Fourie’s mount has the proverbial stone in hand as she is rated 6.5kg superior...

Tarry’s updates on big-race runners

SEAN Tarry, like all top trainers, knows how to bring his runners to the boil for the big features and in recent weeks we’ve seen clear signs of the stable coming steadily to top form. Tarry briefed Turf Talk on...

Cape Summer Of Champions Part 3

IN part 3 of "Cape Summer Of Champions", ANDREW BON looks ahead at the exciting feature feature season. He speaks to champion trainer Justin Snaith and master farrier Robbie Miller. https://youtu.be/TVujpYGndwk

The titans will clash in Green Point first

TEMPTING clashes between three star four-year-olds and their older counterparts are just a few weeks away. The unbeaten Rainbow Bridge (Ideal World), his fellow Cape ace Undercover Agent (Captain Al) and the up-and-coming Highveld powerhouse, Buffalo Bill Cody (Redoute’s Choice),...

Drier, Veale off to a good start

DENNIS Drier and Sean Veale started their annual sojourn to Cape Town with a narrow win in the R150 000 Listed Laisserfaire Stakes at Kenilworth on Sunday, courtesy of Anime. The Summerveld due had won the 2017 renewal of the race...

Dingaans, Fillies Mile entries

SORAT and Return Flight (photo) – the 2018 Equus Champion Two-Year-old Colt and Filly respectively – are among entries for the Dingaans and the Fillies Mile to be run at Turffontein on the Standside track on 24 November. The Grade...

Celebs and horses seek refuge from Malibu blaze

A fast-moving blaze named the ‘Woolsey Fire’ started in Los Angeles, Califirnia on Friday, jumped the 101 Freeway at Liberty Canyon Road and rapidly made its way toward several populated communities, including Malibu, the superstar celebrity haven. Lady Gaga, Orlando...

Needed: Public awareness of racehorse care!

FOLLOWING the death of the prominent Coolmore runner The Cliffsofmoher in the 2018 Melbourne Cup earlier this week, one young Australian racing fan pleads for more transparency, and more media work in relation to racehorse injuries and regulations, and...

Comments on 20 Turffontein runners

THE Saturday interview package today covers racing from Turffontein. Andrew Bon visited Randjesfontein on Thurday and caught up with Clayton Matthee (for Mike de Kock), Sean Tarry and Adam Azzie, who will saddle 20 runners between them at the...