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Lot 46: Herecomestherain.

Good stats National 2-y-o Sale

THE Bloodstock South Africa National 2yo Sale at Germiston on Thursday and Friday saw the market show some welcome resilience in difficult trading conditions. In total 316 of the 392 catalogued lots sold, at...
Summer Cup launch 2019.

Social pioneers and the Summer Cup

THE 2019 Summer Cup media launch was held at Rockets Restaurant in Bryanston on Wednesday – a vibey spot with a spectacular view of Johannesburg, and expertly utilised by event organisers Campbell & Campbell to introduce this...
Chris van Niekerk, urges action from a consolidated front.

Crossing a river of crocodiles

CHRIS Van Niekerk, in his acceptance speech for winning the Champion Owner Of The Year at the 2019 Equus Banquet on Tuesday, called for a positive spirit among all players in the industry in turbulent times for...
Callan Murray, returning home.

Callan Murray back in SA

POPULAR South African jockey Callan Murray is on his way back to South Africa after stints in Australia, Hong Kong and Singapore. Murray, who turns 23 at month-end, has has decided to cut...
Snaith Racing: Team Do It Again.

SA Racing crowns its champions

IN the midst of a very a tumultuous time for the racing industry, role players, stakeholders, sponsors, and lovers of the sport on Tuesday night honoured their very best at the annual Equus Awards.
Sun Met, February 2020.

Sun Met moves to Feb 2020

THERE have been some important changes to the WC feature races for the upcoming Summer Season. The most noteworthy of these sees the Sun Met moved back a week to the first Saturday in...
Hayley Turner.

Hayley’s the Ascot Queen

SOME jockeys are just made for a particular raceday. Lester Piggott had a pretty good thing going with Derby day but close behind that pairing on any list must come the blissful union of Hayley Turner and the Shergar Cup.
Racing in Saudi Arabia.

Saudies to stage world’s richest horse race

Saudi Arabia is to stage the richest horse race in history next year with a $20 million prize pot up for grabs in the latest venture to attract world-class sporting events to the nation. The...

The Benmarne two-year-olds

ANDREW Bon visited the Botha family's Benmarne Stud near Port Elizabeth, filmed their two-year-olds for next week's sale and filed this report. https://youtu.be/3GtX1F0j5KM
Dominic Zaki, ace tipster.

Dom Zaki’s P/A for Turffies

TELLYTRACK’s Dominic Zaki believes that Saturday’s Bi-Pot and Place Accumulator at Turffontein can be won with a relatively small permutation, taken a few times for a multiple return. Speaking to Neil Andrews on the racing...