Tuesday, March 31, 2020
SA Racing

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

Mount Anderson, promising more.

All eyes on Kannemeyer’s runner

MOUNT Anderson looks to be a bright prospect after an eye-catching win in his first handicap outing last month, writes ANDREW HARRISON. Lightly raced, Dean Kannemeyer has treaded carefully with a gelding that looks to have loads of ability and...
Mighty High wins the 2020 Senor Santa Sprint.

Pathfork pair fights out Gr2 Senor Santa

PATHFORK, the son of Distorted Humor standing at James Armitage’s Sandown Stud, sired the first two past the post in Saturday’s Gr2 Senor Santa Stakes over 1160m at Turffontein. Johan Janse Van Vuuren won it with the filly Mighty...

Turffontein interviews: De Kock, Fortune, Spies

NICE Turffontein interviews today featuring Mike de Kock, Andrew Fortune and Corne Spies. https://youtu.be/ci29CeSHiZA?list=UUFxsiWbI-h_BUki_X5FrZTg
Anthony Delpech.

Delpech joins Hollywoodbets

HOLLYWOODBETS has appointed its first official Horse Racing Brand Ambassador - renowned former champion jockey Anthony Delpech. This powerful partnership comes about after Delpech spent more than two years away from horse racing as a result of a career-ending...
Green Haze (S'Manga Khumalo) with traimer Alec Laird.

Count on Alec Laird for good results

EXCEPTIONAL horsemen remind us with consistently top-class results that they aren’t easily swept away by the tsunamis invariably produced by racing, including those of lesser talents who hit and run from time to time. Randjesfontein’s Alec Laird, who hails from...
One Word, at Drakenstein Stud.

One World settles in at Drakenstein

THERE has been an inordinate amount of public interest in One World going to stud at Drakenstein this week, quite possibly because he is only midway through his four-year-old racing career, but perhaps even more so because his growing...
Summer Pudding.

Summer Pudding suffered scary injury as yearling

SATURDAY’s Mauritzfontein/Wilgerbosdrift-owned Gr1 SA Fillies Classic winner, Summer Pudding (Silvano, photo), encountered a big setback when she was a yearling. Steven Jell of Maurtitzfontein told: “Every year we put the yearlings who are not going to the sales in what...
Got The Greenlight wins SA Classic. (Candiese Lenferna).

Soma bags another G1 with Got The Greenlight

HORSEPLAYERS have short memories, and Joe Soma, delighted with Got The Greenlight’s excellent win in the Gr1 SA Classic over 1800m at Turffontein, said he was simultaneously annoyed that just a few experts gave his 2019 Equus Champion Two-Year-Old...

Commingled Jackpots on Aussie racing

FOLLOWING the successful launch of commingling into a Tabcorp Jackpot pool on the Flemington race meeting in Melbourne on Saturday, TAB will offer commingled Jackpot bets on selected Australian meetings daily from today, Monday 9 March. TAB online customers will...
Lady Of Steel wins the Acacia Handicap. (JC Photos).

Lady Of Steel has the right pedigree

“IT’s all in the blood” for three-year-old filly Lady Of Steel, who won Saturday’s Gr3 Acacia Handicap over 1600m with an impressive galloping display, her fourth successive win from as many starts. She will now be aimed at the...

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Vote the best into Hall Of Fame

VOTING to determine the first four equine inductees into the SA Hall of Fame opened on Friday. It and closes on Monday 7 January at midnight. To vote, go to tabonline.co.za and click on The South African Hall of Fame...