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Rainbow Bridge, last year's winner.

Champions Season catches afire

Things get serious on Sunday, May 2, the first day of South Africa’s Champion Season. Many of the country’s top gallopers start their build-up to the bigger plums of the three-month racing festival with the Gr2 Independent On Saturday...

Warrior and Really Royal join 100+ club

PRESS RELEASE HANDICAPPING RATINGS UPDATE Variety Club Mile (Grade 3) WARRIOR has had his rating raised from 92 to 102 following his success in the Grade 3 Variety Club Mile for three-year-olds over 1600m on the Kenilworth summer course on Saturday 24...

Grant Knowles talks Kenilworth

Grant Knowles is back with the inside scoop for today's Kenilworth Racing   Discussing today's favourites and outsiders  giving you the best knowledge to take your bets.   Best Bet: Race 4 #1 Winter Flight Value Bet: Race 6 #1 Celtic Night   Tips, predictions, information,...

Bass-Robinson comments for Kenilworth

Ikapa Race:  1, Maiden Juvenile Plate Distance: 1200m Comments:  Will need the experience Master Archie Race:  1, Maiden Juvenile Plate Distance: 1200m Comments:  Best chance of the day for Bass Racing. Good winning chance. It’s About Time to beat. Trip of Fortune Race:  1, Maiden Juvenile Plate Distance: 1200m Comments:   Very...

Quality at CTS Mare and Mixed sale

There are some striking pedigrees on the auction sheet for the 2021 CTS Mare and Mixed Sale, due to be held on Thursday, 20 May at De Grendel Estate, with online participation enabled via Meerkat. The entries can be...
Turffontein races.

Turffontein Workriders Day selections

Race 1: Preview: MAGIC CHOICE (7) has a plum draw of two which will give her an advantage because she has plenty of pace and over this minimum trip she can run all the way to the line. PICK A...

Complicated and Uncomplicated at Greyville

Once again bettors are faced with a competitive card on the Polytrack at Hollywoodbets Greyville on Monday but there could be some respite in Race 2 where Justin Snaith sends out Simply Complicated. Snaith is likely to be on course...

July entry takes first Baby step

BABY SHOOZ was among the lowest rated entries in the list of 54 nominations for the Vodacom Durban July that were revealed on Wednesday. It may have been an optimistic entry by Peter Muscutt but it is best to get...

Warrior shows his fighting spirit

Justin Snaith's Warrior lived up to his name and found a flying finish to reel in game front runner Firealley, who looked a surefire winner 100m out, and take the G3 Variety Club Mile at Kenilworth. That completed a stakes...

Snaith roughie takes Sweet Chestnut

Justin Snaith ran 1-2-3 in the listed Sweet Chestnut Stakes at Kenilworth. But it was rank outsider Really Royal (R42.90 on the tote) who took the spoils by a short head! Louis Mxothwa has been in prime form lately, and...