International Racing News

BOOK A TICKET ON WILD WICKET

Aug 20 2017

RSA - The highest rated race at the Greyville polytracks’s nine race meeting on Sunday is a Pinnacle Stakes event over 1600m and the Duncan Howells-trained Wild Wicket looks the horse to beat.

Nicklaus to drive home the point

Aug 20 2017

RSA - Once again we are confronted with the debate of the differing merit ratings between fillies and colts in Race 6 at Greyville on Sunday, a Pinnacle Stakes over 1600m on the Polytrack

Queen's Trust team set sights on Enable clash in Yorkshire Oaks

Aug 19 2017

Queen's Trust is on course to tackle multiple Group One winner Enable in next week's Darley Yorkshire Oaks at York.

 POWER GRID TO SWITCH ON

Aug 19 2017

RSA - Power Grid could be worth another chance in the Buco Handicap at Kenilworth tomorrow despite his disappointing run ten days ago.

ROLLED SILVER TO SHINE

Aug 19 2017

RSA - Turffontein has a typically competitive early season nine race meeting on the Inside track, but there look to be some fair chances for punters.

Captain Courteous to relish extra distance

Aug 19 2017

RSA - Captain Courteous was tried over 1400m for the first time last month and this son of Captain Al relished the extra ground.He was dropped out early on by jockey Louis Mxothwa but when asked for an effort he flew up late to beat Perovskia by 0.75 lengths in a MR 80 Handicap.

Azzies to strike at Turffontein 

Aug 19 2017

RSA - Mike and Adam Azzie are carded to saddle nine runners at Saturday’s Turffontein meeting on the Inside track and could be the team to follow.Piere Strydom is back in the irons and rides three of the horses but the Azzies have also engaged Weichong Marwing, Lyle Hewitson and stable stalwart Karl Zechner.

Hugo Palmer considering Doncaster and Chantilly options for Home Of The Brave

Aug 18 2017

Hugo Palmer is weighing up the options for Home Of The Brave ahead of his planned run in the Breeders' Cup Mile.

William Jarvis looking to Mrs Gallagher to hit St Hugh's target at Newbury

Aug 18 2017

William Jarvis hopes Mrs Gallagher will be able to overcome a wide draw and show her true potential in the Bathwick Tyres St Hugh's Stakes at Newbury.

Clive Cox ready to fire twin assault on Nunthorpe at York

Aug 18 2017

Profitable and Priceless are both set to line up for Clive Cox in the Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes at York next week.

Wesley Ward Team Prepares For Ebor Festival

Aug 17 2017

Brilliant American filly Lady Aurelia is settling in at York ahead of her bid to add the G1 Nunthorpe Stakes to her international record on August 25.

Bank on 'Princess'

Aug 17 2017

RSA - The Vaal stages a low key meeting on the Inside track tomorrow and low draws are favourable by trends.

Legal Eagle reigns supreme

Aug 16 2017

RSA - Legal Eagle was voted Equus Horse of the Year for the second year running at a glittering function held at Emperor’s Palace in Johannesburg last night.

Torrey Pines has the class

Aug 16 2017

There are some good horses turning out at Greyville today in the eight race polytrack meeting and the PA and Pick 6 will be popular bets.

Silver Peg a sterling bet

Aug 16 2017

One has to go back to 7 July last year to find the last time Silver Peg was led into the winner’s enclosure and that obviously does not instil much confidence in punters.

Muzi:‘We did nothing wrong’

Aug 16 2017

RSA - Muzi Yeni was never charged with anything by the authorities in Mauritius and feels all the experience did was place a stain on his reputation.

Delpech’s winning streak to continue

Aug 16 2017

RSA  - Anthony Delpech has some good chances to build on the defence of his Champion Jockey’s crown at Greyville today – but it won’t be all plain sailing.

Bernard Fayd’Herbe takes a break

Aug 16 2017

RSA  - Jockey Bernard Fayd’Herbe is on the disabled list for about a month as he gives an injured shoulder time to heal. 

Sherman to ride in China

Aug 16 2017

RSA - Sherman Brown will be jetting off to China today to participate in the China Equine Cultural Festival in Ordos.

Delpech flies in style

Aug 15 2017

RSA - Anthony Delpech was lyrical about the condition and design of Ascot racecourse after riding for The Rest Of The World team in the Shergar Cup on Saturday.

Murray to play a Township Melody

Aug 15 2017

RSA - The Justin Snaith-Callan Murray combination, two winners at Kenilworth a week ago, can take advantage of a favourable draw to score with 5-1 shot Township Melody at the Cape Town course today.

Dettori coming back to SA

Aug 15 2017

RSA - Frankie Dettori, whose Cape Derby win in January was to presage a highly successful British season, will be back in South Africa in mid-November as a member of the visiting international jockeys’ team.

Flamingo double for Muzi

Aug 15 2017

RSA - Muzi Yeni wasted no time getting back in the winner’s enclosure at Flamingo Park yesterday when he guided 17-10 shot Venice In May to a 2.25-length victory in Race 2.

Return of The King

Aug 15 2017

RSA - Prolific winner King Of The Corn made an encouraging return from a rest a fortnight ago, and with regular pilot Richard Fourie reinstated in the irons could take plenty of beating at Kenilworth today.

Broadway Trip on the job

Aug 14 2017

RSA - Peter White and Chris Gerber are two of racings staunchest supporters and the R300k they clubbed together to purchase Broadway Trip from Moutonshoek was repaid in double at Scottsville yesterday as the son of Trippi bolted home in the BSA August Million Colts & Geldings.




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