De Melo On Fire, Now Leads Championship
Bortz Proves Himself A Doer
There is a saying that there are three types of people in life, those who make things happen, those who watch things happen and those who wonder what happened.
South African racing is lucky to have Greg Bortz, who clearly fits in to the first category of person.
Who Wins The 2022 Cazoo St Leger At Doncaster Based On Previous Trends?
The Cazoo St Leger (16H30 SA Time Saturday) is the final Classic in Britain this year and one of the standout races this weekend. We have looked back at a number of factors to see who may win Saturday’s Group 1 highlight.
Ryan Moore: ‘You’ll See A Better Version Of Luxembourg On Saturday’
Paddy Power: 11-8 Vadeni, 7-2 Mishriff, 4 Luxembourg, 6 Onesto, 10 La Pettite Coco, 20 bar
Motherly Love At Winterbach Stud
These charming pictures of mother and foal were taken by Romi Bettison at Winterbach Stud.
What are the claims to fame of the 19th century stalwart racing brothers John and Bill Scott?
Picture: Bill Scott (portrait by John Hayes)
Turffontein Inside Fields
Today’s Question Answer
John Scott, born in 1794, and know as “The wizard of the North” trained the winners of 40 British classic races, including a record 16 St. Legers.
His British classics record was only broken this year when Tuesday gave Aidan O’Brien his 41st classic victory by winning the Epsom Oaks.
Bill Scott rode many of John Scott’s classic winners and his 19 British classic wins include a record nine St. Legers.
Picture: John Scott with the Triple Crown winner Western Australian, Frank Butler up (Painting by Henry Hall).