News Briefs

November 3, 2021

Queen Supreme in Filly & Mare Turf at Breeders’ Cup

Andrew Balding senses Queen Supreme may surprise a few of her rivals at the Breeders’ Cup. Formerly trained in South Africa by Mike de Kock, where […]
October 31, 2021

Watch CTS R2R Sale Live Today!

The Cape Thoroughbred Sales Ready To Run & Unbroken 2yo’s Sale will be held from 14h00 today at Kenilworth Racecourse. After a superb long weekend that […]
October 20, 2021

Two more to watch this season

We are enjoying our wonderful spate of winners and hoping it continues. There were two more at the Vaal Tuesday, as below: MR 90 HANDICAP, 3-YEAR-OLDS, […]
October 17, 2021

Charity Mile has a new sponsor

Allied Steelrode have been confirmed as the new sponsor of the Charity Mile. This important Grade 2 event, to be run over 1600m at Turffontein on […]
October 15, 2021
Bureau Des Legende wins. (JC Photos).

Bureau Des Legende follows up

Bureau Des Legende faced a tougher task against colts and geldings after her Maiden win, racing at the Vaal in a MR66 Handicap over 1600 under […]
October 13, 2021
Al Muthaha wins over 1500m at the Vaal. (JC Photos).

Three more in our good spell of form

We’re enjoying an excellent run of form with another three wins at the Vaal on Tuesday, and Mike thanked his team for their dedication and hard […]
October 3, 2021

Alistair Cohen takes up duties in Dubai

In another prestige international acknowledgement for South African horseracing, the country’s leading young commentator Alistair Cohen will be taking up a post with the Emirates Racing […]
September 26, 2021
Carnadore with Nicola Atkinson.

It’s farewell to Carnadore

We are sad to report the dearth of Carnadore, the diminutive sprinter with the big heart and big stride who won the G1 Gold Reef Casino […]
September 26, 2021
Lilliana (Warren Kennedy).

A lovely week of winners

We sent out five winners this week, the first three on Tuesday at the Vaal and a further pair at Turffontein on Tuesday, below: MAIDEN HANDICAP, […]