News Briefs

August 10, 2018

Hermoso Mundo joins

SEAN Singleton and Neil Patrick Smith have been “living a dream” with their stalwart stayer Hermoso Mundo and are grabbing a once in a lifetime opportunity […]
August 7, 2018

Horse Trading Platform

RETIRED racehorse trainer James Goodman heads the SA division of Equine Hub, a new trading platform for thoroughbreds developed in Singapore and due for launch in […]
August 2, 2018

2018 Equus nominees

THE Equus Awards voting panel has finalised the nominees and winners for this season’s awards. Soqrat and Nother Russia (photo) are nominations from Mike de Kock’s stable. […]
July 29, 2018

Mathew on Sunday

HERE are the Sunday Turffontein stable comments, given by Mathew de Kock to
July 27, 2018

Consider both in Gr1

TOP two-year-old colt Soqrat will be all the rage as a Pick 6 banker in the Gr1 R750,000 Premiers Champion Stakes over 1600m at Greyville on […]
July 26, 2018

Progress, export protocol

SOUTH African Equine Health and Protocols (SAEHP), led by Adrian Todd, was charged with spearheading the equine industries efforts to implement long term sustainable export protocols […]
July 26, 2018

CPYS in Sun Met week

CAPE Thoroughbred Sales (CTS) has announced the eagerly anticipated dates for the renewal of the Cape Premier Yearling Sale in 2019, to be held at the […]
July 21, 2018

Saturday trainers’ comments

WE have seven runners at the Turffontein meeting on Saturday and assistant
July 17, 2018

New bleeding rules

The National Horseracing Authority (NHA) has made significant changes to the rules regarding horses suffering an epistaxis (bleeding).