Kommetdieding faces Rock in Derby

Undefeated Kommetdieding will face off with Cape Guineas winner Russian Rock in what promises to be an enthralling Jonsson Workwear Cape Derby (G1) on February 27. Vaughan Marshall pair Linebacker and Rascallion were second and third in the Guineas, and...

Ferraris debacle ‘won’t ever happen again’

The good news is the David Ferraris declaration debacle won’t ever happen again, but it shouldn’t have been able to occur in the first place. Last week, an unusual set of circumstances within the Ferraris stable meant the assistant trainer...

Broadside to damage bookies at Fairview

Nadine Rapson's selections for the eight Fairview poly track races today. Best Bet  : Race 2 #6 BROADSIDE Value Bet: Race 7 #1 DUCHESS OF BOURBON Race 1 : 1 / 6 / 3 / 2 Race 2 : 6 / 3 / 4 /...

De Kock says Malmoos will improve

Malmoos (22-10) was too good for a competitive field of classic contenders in the WSB Gauteng Guineas at Turffontein on Saturday, giving Valentine’s Day baby Mike de Kock an early birthday present. Placed handy by Luke Ferraris in the early...
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Marching to victory at Scottsville

MARCHINGONTOGETHER has always been on the verge of being one of the country’s top stayers, but whenever he has looked to have an outstanding chance, he has fluffed his lines. He appeared to have had the perfect prep for the...
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Eastern World dominates Meydan

Racing at Meydan on Saturday was highlighted by a quality 1800m turf handicap, the Longines Spirit Collection Stakes, which would certainly not have been out of place at the 2021 Dubai World Cup Carnival, looked ultra-competitive on paper, but...

Malmoos bounces back to best

Favourite Malmoos (47-20) showed his Cape Guineas run was all wrong, as he bounced back to score a hard-fought win in the WSB Gauteng Guineas. And all this a day after Sheik Hamdan bin Rashid al Maktoum announced the dispersal...
PAUL Matchett has a few runners with chances at the Vaal today.

Matchett’s star sets sail for Triple Tiara

War Of Athena (9-10) made a major statement of intent as she comfortably saw off Anything Goes (16-10) after the anticipated match race in the Wilgerbosdrift Fillies Guineas at Turffontein.  Paul Matchett had done his homework, and Only The Brave...

Brett Crawford’s Kenilworth comments

INTERBET RUNNER PREVIEWS AND PODCASTS KENILWORTH - SATURDAY 13TH JANUARY 2021 www.interbet.co.za Race 2. Granny's Moon - Makes her debut, if not too green on debut you can include in your quartets. Race 3. Boardwalk Empire - Will relish the step up in trip, her...

Going worries Mike De Kock

Mike de Kock is apprehensive about the effect soft going could have on top-rated Mount Pleasant in WSB Gauteng Guineas at Turffontein on Saturday, writes JACK MILNER. Heavy rains last week resulted in the Grade 2 having to be held...