Saturday, December 14, 2019
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From the local front, breaking news, current news and maybe some old news too if we miss the boat!

Runner previews for Saturday

IN today's trainer interview package, Andrew Bon chats to Mathew de Kock about his Turffontein runners, and Johan Janse van Vuuren about True To Life (Cape Fillies Guineas) https://youtu.be/jPYCC6fHa-0?list=UUFxsiWbI-h_BUki_X5FrZTg
Imperial Ballet, by Act Of War.

Oscar’s affordable racing syndicate

NORMANDY Stud’s Oscar Foulkes is putting together syndicates for Snaith Racing and he writes: “Our next racing syndicate opportunity involves two fillies. “They were both bought on BSA sales, so they qualify for...
The spectacular finish to the 2018 Green Point Stakes.

Cape’s sizzling summer is upon us

THE Cape Summer of Champions racing season kicks off on Saturday at Kenilworth with the running of the first leg of the Triple Tiara, the Grade 1 WSB Fillies Guineas, as well as the Non-Black Type CTS...
Alistair Gordon.

Gordon retires from training to join BSA

SUMMERVELD veteran Alistair Gordon has retired from training to take up a position with Bloodstock South Africa (BSA). The popular Gordon had worked in a training environment for fifty years. He...

Heritage moved to 14 December

THE Grand Heritage and Grand Heritage Consolation will be moved to Thurs 19 December at the Vaal and the Sophomore to Sat 14 December at Turffontein. This follows the abandoning of Saturday's Vaal...
CPYS (Brent Abrahams).

CPYS 2020: Catalogue online

THE catalogue for the much-anticipated 2020 Cape Premier Yearling Sale (CPYS) has been published online, and printed copies will be distributed worldwide next week. CPYS 2020 will take place on Thursday 16 January 2020, with...
Denis Schwarz.

Schwarz gets accolades for Cup ride

WHEN Denis Schwarz was in Grade 9 at Marais Viljoen High in Alberton, his step-father, Pieter Brown, took him to the Summer Cup. Little did the youngster know that he would return to Turffontein a few years...
Chase Maujean wins the Gr3 Magnolia Handicap on True To Life.

Maujean makes his mark on Cup day

ANY jockey who wants to make an impression wants to do it on a big race day and it all came together for jockey Chase Maujean, who posted a fine hat-trick on Summer Cup Day at Turffontein.
Zillzaal wins Summer Cup.

Tarry rules Summer Cup Day

ZILLZAAL (28-1) kept on resolutely to pull off a major surprise in claiming the inaugaral Gauteng Chris Gerber Summer Cup at Turffontein on Saturday. Three turned out to be Sean Tarry’s lucky number at Turffontein...

Trainer interview package, Cup Day

HERE are the trainer interviews for Chris Gerber Summer Cup Day. Andrew Bon has a 15-minute package with good info from Candice Dawson, Sean Tarry, Craig Zackey, Mathew de Kock and Callan Murray. Scroll down for a...

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Kenilworth’s board is dealing with challenges

THE board of Kenilworth Racing (KR) hosted a well attended meeting with various stakeholders at the course on Monday evening. They dealt with the many challenges facing the organisation, and then shared some insights...