News Briefs

January 4, 2007

Thundering bargains!

THUNDERING STAR made it three wins from three starts with another facile victory over 2400m at Newmarket on Wednesday, 3 January.
January 3, 2007

Kildonan pulls a muscle

MIKE de Kock’s ace runner Kildonan has been withdrawn from Saturday’s BSA Cape Guineas at Kenilworth. Kildonan pulled a muscle near hind
December 1, 2006

Bet on Harness Racing

TAB introduces a new product for customers to bet on from Monday, 4 December – harness racing, a form of horseracing in which
November 6, 2006

Prices 53% higher at R2R

PRICES realised at yesterday’s Emperors Palace Ready To Run Sale exceeded all expectations and in the process smashed records set at last year’s auction.
October 30, 2006

EU lifts export ban on SA horses

THE European Commission has lifted the suspension of exports of registered horses from South Africa. The Commission’s decision was published
October 28, 2006

Power-packed November Mile

THE top two rated horses, National Spirit and Elusive Fort, stood their ground at final acceptances and these two equine heavyweights will clash in the Grade […]
October 24, 2006

Tiger Ridge sires US Gr2

WILGERBOSDRIFT’s new stallion Tiger Ridge has sired his first Group 2 winner. First Klass Stable’s Leah’s Secret (Tiger Ridge) seized command
October 18, 2006

Charl launches betting book

CHARL Pretorius, who co-authored Horse Chestnut: The Story Of A Legend, with Mike de Kock, has launched his first solo effort, The Ten Habits Of Highly […]
October 7, 2006

Rail Link is Arc’s Express

RAIL Link (25-1) the lesser fancied of trainer Andre Fabre’s trio of entries, produced a storming finish to win the Group 1