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Delpech: Career and retirement Part 2

HERE is Part 2 of the Anthony Delpech documentary compiled and presented by ANDREW BON and dealing with the second part of his career riding in Singapore and Hong Kong, and his Durban July win on Grey's Inn. https://youtu.be/hYftIf-Z744

Sean Tarry’s 2000 up

FORMER champion trainer Sean Tarry on Sunday joined a unique band in the world of horseracing by notching up his 2,000th winner. Tarry’s milestone success came in Race 9 over 1600m, in which Lyle Hewiston booted home the stable’s Flash...

Dominic Zaki’s Turffontein tips

TELLYTRACK’s in-form racing analyst Dominic Zaki has tipped well-paying Bi-Pots, Place Accumulators and a Pick 6 at the last two weekend meetings at Turffontein (which seem an awfully long time away). He’s hoping to continue his winning run at...

Winx is back with more magic!

CHAMPION mare Winx kicked off her final racing campaign where she left off in the spring, with another dominant win, this time in the Group 2 Star Apollo Stakes at Randwick. The four-time Cox Plate winner was a raging hot...

Derby four’s merits are dropped

AN independent panel consisting of Messrs Karel Miedema, Ronnie Napier and Roger Smith convened on 14 February 2019 by teleconference to hear a MR Appeal lodged by Mr Robert Bloomberg on behalf of Messrs Mike de Kock (ATYAAB (AUS)),...
Wet race tracks

Meeting moves, carryovers

WITH three South African race meetings abandoned this week due to inclement weather, and more rain forecast for Johannesburg on Saturday, Phumelela has opted to move Saturday’s Turffontein race meeting to Sunday, starting at 15:00. “Unfortunately, the weather is not...

Winx faces seven in Apollo Stakes

WINX, the Australian super mare, chases her 30th straight win in this weekend's Apollo Stakes (G2) at Royal Randwick in Sydney. The daughter of Street Cry is both fast, as her recent Longines World's Best Racehorse award proves, and popular,...

Change of scenery for Eyes Wide Open

GLEN Kotzen had to abandon Vodacom Durban July ambitions with Cape Derby winner Eyes Wide Open last season but he is determined to get there this time despite the problems that have arisen in the meantime. The Woodhill Racing trainer,...

UK racing will resume Wednesday

UK Racing can finally breathe more easily, just as it seems its equine participants have been all along. The sport will resume on Wednesday after a self-imposed six-day shutdown, it was announced late on Monday night. After consultation with its veterinary...

Binda’s Dreamstar gears up for growth

FARMS and smallholdings have a rate of maturing, their owners will tell you. It depends on how the land is shaped and developed over time, and relies on sources of capital and other resources invested on the property. Trainer Clinton...