Tuesday, March 31, 2020
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From the local front, breaking news, current news and maybe some old news too if we miss the boat!

Trainer interviews, Turffontein

TODAY's Turffontein interview package features Paul Peter, Clinton Binda and Paul Matchett discussing their runners. https://youtu.be/95PTqO-I40o?list=UUFxsiWbI-h_BUki_X5FrZTg
Summerveld training centre.

Gold Circle’s extra Covid-19 measures

GOLD Circle has announced further restrictions in an effort to stop the spread of the Coronavirus and to ensure that horse racing continues and provides the resources to all participants and families that depend upon the survival of the...
Matthew The King, by Louis The King.

Matthew The King’s special debut on Saturday

FORMER SA Triple Crown winner Louis The King’s first runner, Matthew The King, will be sent out by trainer Greg Ennion in Race 1 over 1250m at Durbanville on Saturday. This is a long-awaited event for Tiaan and Louis van...
Zietsman Oosthuizen (inside right), with jockey Raymond Danielson, patrons and friends.

Zietsman had the perfect start

ZIETSMAN Oosthuizen couldn’t have asked for a better start to his training career. The 41-year-old made a lifelong dream come true when he obtained his licence three weeks ago. All his 11 runners earned stakes at Monday’s Flamingo Park...

Birthday boy Goofman’s Greyville tips

JAMES Goodman, who celebrates his (alleged) 68th birthday today, previews today's race meeting at Greyville. Always worth listening to Mr Goofman's insights. https://youtu.be/_VwCfZp6PSc

Racing continues with further restrictions

AFTER due consideration, the South African horseracing industry has decided to further restrict the individuals who may attend race meetings. With effect from Thursday 19 March only people indispensable to holding a race meeting will be allowed access to racecourses...
Do It Agan steps off the float at Summerveld. (Candiese Lenferna).

Do It Again gets to Durban early

DUAL Vodacom Durban July hero Do It Again has made an amazing recovery from the ulcers that were believed to be the cause of his disappointing performances in the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate and the Sun Met, writes MICHAEL CLOWER. “It...

BSA changes sales dates to comply with Covid-19 measures

FOLLOWING President Cyril Ramaphosa's address to the Nation on 15 March 2020 and in line with his urging for a responsible approach to the Covid-19 Virus, the Bloodstock South Africa (BSA) Board has announced changes of sales dates for...

SA racing continues in Covid-19 time

IN light of the guidelines and restrictions regarding public gatherings as announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday 15 March to limit the spread of the coronavirus, Phumelela Gaming and Leisure, Kenilworth Racing, Gold Circle, the Racing Association, the...

Van Rensburg out for several weeks

LIGHTWEIGHT rider Marco van Rensburg will be on the sidelines for over a month after a fall at Turffontein on Saturday. The unfortunate jockey was dislodged when his mount Bondiblu broke down about 600m from home in the Sun Chariot...

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The pieces are all in place

THE racing and breeding industries are constantly looking for information and answers from Adrian Todd, who heads the drive for open exports of our thoroughbreds on behalf of the SA Equine Health & Protocols (SAEHP) the implementation arm of...

The SA Showjumping Derby