November 9, 2023
Najem Suhail (nearest camera), gets up to win.

Najem Suhail bags Listed race at Melbourne Cup Carnival

Six year-old Starspangledbanner gelding Najem Suhail has had an interesting life, born and bred in Victoria before starting his racing life in South Africa where he […]
November 8, 2023

Exciting preview of Betway Summer Cup

4Racing and Betway set the scene for the return of the highly anticipated 2023 Betway Summer Cup, when it hosted a media launch with some of the event’s […]
November 6, 2023
Military Mission (racingandsports).

South African interests in Melbourne Cup

South African horseracing industry stalwart and veteran owner Larry Nestadt has a runner in Tuesday’s G1 Lexus Melbourne Cup at Flemington Park – traditionally still ‘the […]
November 3, 2023
Alistair Cohen.

Alistair Cohen joins Cape Racing

Alistair Cohen, South Africa’s world-class race caller, has been appointed Senior Manager, Broadcasting and Commentating, for Cape Racing effective November 1st, incidentally his 33rd birthday. The […]
October 29, 2023
Grape Shot finished well to win. (JC Photos).

Grape Shot fires away

Her name refers to small iron balls fired from a cannon, and Grape Shot produced a fiery display when winning her Maiden in her second career […]
October 28, 2023
White Pearl (Race 5, JC Photos).

Comments for Charity Mile Day

A Pick 6 carryover of R1-million with an expected pool of R5-million, and several high-quality contests, make Saturday’s meeting on Turffontein’s outside track something to look forward to. […]
October 21, 2023
Champagne Cocktail. (JC Photos).

A decent day at the office!

There are race days when fireworks are expected and things go awry; there are others when races pan out more or less as envisaged and Saturday […]
October 20, 2023

Gimmeanotherchance to take on the best in Beck

We have accepted smart three-year-old Gimmeanotherchance for the G3 Graham Beck Stakes at Turffontein on 28 October, in which we look forward to racing against the […]
October 15, 2023
Beamonesque, powerful sprinter.

We’d love to jump to conclusions!

There are a few relevant puns to think of, in reference to Beamonesque’s seven-length win in a 1200m Maiden on the inside track at Turffontein on […]