International Racing News

Domeyer’s tonic is winners

May 29 2017

RSA - Seemingly Aldo Domeyer has news for the medical profession. He himself might have been prescribed physiotherapy, biokinetics and chiropractics but for a jockey nothing is a better tonic than winners.

Alice’ bows out on top

May 29 2017

RSA - The swansong victory of Carry On Alice in the Gr 1 SA Fillies Sprint at Scottsville on Saturday was accompanied by rare emotion from her normally phlegmatic trainer Sean Tarry and the win was significant for more than one reason.

Drier equals Syd Laird’s record

May 29 2017

RSA - Dennis Drier equaled a feat achieved by his famous Uncle Syd Laird on Saturday at Scottsville by winning the same Gr 1 race for the seventh time.

Emotional day for Tarry

May 29 2017

RSA - As a builder of character, racing is up there with war and poverty, wrote Les Carlyon, who added, racing can even cause poverty. But racing also brings out an array of emotions that were on full display at Scottsville yesterday – raucous celebration, relief and the shedding of a quiet tear.

Murray off the mark in HK

May 29 2017

RSA - Young South African jockey Callan Murray gained a dream result at just his third meeting in Hong Kong, scoring his first Sha Tin win in style with a shock victory on 88-1 rank outsider Lucky Year in the Gr3 Sha Tin Vase Handicap (1200m) on Sunday.

Two Grade 1s for Tarry

May 29 2017

RSA - LAST RUN: CARRY ON ALICE IS LIKELY TO GO TO STUD IN AUSTRALIASand And Sea looks an exciting prospect after Medallion win

Prepare for Zackey Onslaught

May 29 2017

RSA - With a number of jockeys out of the country, Craig Zackey has been the recipient of some decent rides, something the hard-working youngster deserves.

Another six for Aldo

May 29 2017

RAS - In January Aldo Domeyer joined an elite group of jockeys when he rode six winners at a race meeting at Kenilworth.On Saturday he repeated the feat. 

Al Sahem now being aimed at Grade 1 Daily News 2000

May 29 2017

RSA - Al Sahem, an impressive winner of the Grade 1 SA Derby over 2450m at Turffontein, is among the entries for the R2-million Daily News 2000 at Greyville on Saturday.

Eighth Wonder has value  

May 29 2017

RSA - RATING DROP: ENNION’S CHARGE NOW BACK AT A COMPETITIVE MERIT RATINGBank on Dex Dexter in Race 5 at Kenilworth.  

It’s Murray’s Lucky Year

May 29 2017

RSA - SA JOCKEY PULLS OFF FEATURE RACE WIN IN HONG KONG ON 88-1 OUTSIDER Trainer thrilled with Murray’s performance.  

Minding summer campaign derailed by setback

May 27 2017

Minding has suffered a setback that will rule her out of action for most of the summer, a spokesman for her owners Coolmore has said.

Winter spearheads strong Aidan O'Brien squad in Irish 1,000 Guineas at Curragh

May 27 2017

Winter will face seven rivals when she bids to complete a Classic double in the Tattersalls Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh on Sunday.

Admirable Likely Favourite For Japan Derby

May 27 2017

An all-male field has been nominated for Sunday’s G1 Japanese Derby (2400m), the second race in the Japan Triple Crown.

Caravaggio’s rival set for Haydock

May 27 2017

Following his brilliant reappearance Caravaggio is hotly tipped to land the Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot with one of his main rivals to be put to the test at Haydock on Saturday night.

Temple Stakes Preview: Goldream To End Losing Run

May 26 2017

The Temple Stakes sees the return to action of one of last season’s top sprinters Quiet Reflection.

Dutch Philip has the credentials

May 26 2017

RSA - Dutch Philip is a confident choice for the Cape Of Good Hope Nursery at Kenilworth tomorrow – or at least he would be if the history of the race did not suggest that he is odds-on to get beaten.

Four for B Twenty One

May 26 2017

RSA - A Pinnacle Stakes event over 2450m and a Progress Plate over 1400m head the nine race card at Turffontein on Sunday.

Jacobson and Winnaar lead the way

May 26 2017

RSA - Billy Jacobson and Morne Winnaar will be looking to hold onto their advantage in the third round of Levelling The Playing Fields series to be run over 1600m at Scottsville tomorrow, the series supporting the Festival of Speed.

De Beer can Talktothestars

May 26 2017

RSA - Vaal-based Coenie de Beer comes to Scottsville tomorrow with his one good horse as Talktothestars attempts to defend his crown in the Gr1 Tsogo Sun Sprint

Weights favour Bella

May 26 2017

RSA - Will the filly be able to hold off the colts? That is the question one will have to answer when deciding how to handle Race 8 at Turffontein on Sunday, a Progress Plate over 1400m on the Standside track.   

It’s all about the speed! 

May 26 2017

RSA - Speed is always a great thrill and that is what makes the four Grade 1 races over 1200m at Scottsville on Saturday so much fun. Also the four are, in their way, so different. 

Domeyer set for a Magical double in Cape Town

May 26 2017

RSA - A couple of months ago when the Candice Bass-Robinson yard announced Aldo Domeyer would be their new stable jockey the news was met with rather mixed reviews.

Keep the faith in Crown of Gold

May 26 2017

RSA - When it comes to stayers races at Fairview Crown Of Gold has no peers. He has won every race contended over 3200m to 3600m since relocating to Port Elizabeth

Drier eyes another Gold Medallion

May 25 2017

RSA - Dennis Drier will attempt to win the Gr 1 Tsogo Sun Gold Medallion for the sixth time in eight years at Scottsville on Saturday, and for the seventh time overall, and he has a good chance of doing so with Sand And Sea.




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