International Racing News

LOVE CAN REIGN SUPREME

Sep 20 2017

RSA - Love Supreme was friendless in the market when making her debut last month, but Brett Crawford’s runner was up with the pace throughout and only just found one too good for her.

Smith gets top job at CTS

Sep 20 2017

RSA - Cape Town - Wehann Smith has been appointed CEO of Cape Thoroughbred Sales (CTS) with immediate effect. 

R1m bonus to win Summer Cup, Met in same season 

Sep 20 2017

RSA -The sponsors and organisers of the R2-million Sansui Summer Cup on 25 November and the R5-million Sun Met on 27 January next year have announced a R1-million bonus to the horse who wins both races.

Have a tap on Marshall’s Noth

Sep 20 2017

RSA - Tap O’ Noth might only have a merit rating of 96, making him 13 points inferior to top-rated contemporary Mustaaqeem, but he might well have fallen under the radar and looks to have a feature win in his future.

Goosen settling well in KZN

Sep 20 2017

RSA - Irrepressible Louis Goosen has been considering moving his operation to KwaZulu-Natal for a couple of years and finally made the trek over the Drakensberg a month ago.

Bass-Robinson stable ready to hit the high notes 

Sep 20 2017

RSA - Being the first female to win the Vodacom Durban July in your opening season as a fully-fledged trainer is a tough act to follow, but Candice Bass-Robinson is looking forward to the Cape season with the air of quiet self-confidence she goes about most of her business.

Woodbine heroine Capla Temptress set for American switch

Sep 19 2017

Capla Temptress will continue her racing career in America after claiming top-level honours for the first time in Canada on Sunday.

Happy Valley Selections for 20th September 2017

Sep 19 2017

Selections and Analysis for Happy Valley on Wednesday night.

Singapore Racing - Weekend Review - 15th & 17th of September

Sep 19 2017

Twickenham has claimed his second Group 3 Committee’s Prize (1600m) in as many years with a strong victory at Kranji on Sunday.

Sansui Summer Cup

Sep 19 2017

RSA - Sansui Summer Cup

Greyville

Sep 19 2017

RSA - Greyville

GREAT SHAKA HAS IT ALL

Sep 19 2017

RSA - Turffontein Standside has an eight race meeting tomorrow and owing to the many first-timers appearing there is a situation where the suggested Pick 6 costs less than the suggested Jackpot

Preditor To Hunt Down Rivals In Committee

Sep 17 2017

Preditor shapes up as a strong chance down in the weights when he lines up the Group 3 Committee's Prize over 1600m at Kranji on Sunday.

Sha Tin Selections for 16th September 2017

Sep 15 2017

Selections and Analysis for Sha Tin on Saturday.

Sattar Ready To Win At Kranji On Friday Night

Sep 15 2017

Sattar has been unlucky not to break through from two starts to date but gets his chance when he lines up in the Initiation over 1100m on the Polytrack at Kranji on Friday night.

Korea cup & sprint 2017 – The Review

Sep 14 2017

The 2nd Korea Autumn Racing Carnival took place at Seoul Racecourse over the weekend.

A night of firsts for apprentice Poon at Happy Valley

Sep 14 2017

Star apprentice Matthew Poon continued his strong start to his Hong Kong career with his first four-timer and his first Happy Valley trophy victory at the city circuit on Wednesday night (13 September).

Going for gold

Sep 13 2017

RSA: In a sense, Gold Standard has become the ‘forgotten horse’ of our racing, with some even under the impression that the big colt had left the country with a Dubai campaign in mind.

Nasty Harry looks nice

Sep 13 2017

RSA: Quite a few of the runners in Race 7 at Kenilworth today have good credentials, but Nasty Harry looks best on his last two races.

Mayfair Speculators to have 3 runners this week

Sep 13 2017

RSA ~SA’s top owner Markus Jooste, racing on his own or with partners, will have three more international runners this week and Derek Brugman, racing manager of the owner’s Mayfair Speculators is expecting good runs from them.

NHA puts Rahilly in charge in Kimberley

Sep 13 2017

RSA ~The National Horseracing Authority (NHA) is pleased to confirm that David Rahilly, a member of the Central Provinces Stipendiary Board, has been appointed as the resident stipendiary steward in Kimberley with immediate effect.

Henry Tudor looks the bet

Sep 13 2017

RSA ~ Bernard Fayd’Herbe can celebrate his 36th birthday a day early by winning the first two races at Kenilworth today.

Countofmontecristo looks to have gone to another level following an outstanding win in the Group 3 Jumbo Jet Trophy (1400m) at Kranji on Sunday.

Sep 12 2017

Countofmontecristo looks to have gone to another level following an outstanding win in the Group 3 Jumbo Jet Trophy (1400m) at Kranji on Sunday.

Crystal Ocean ready for St Leger as Sir Michael Stoute targets Doncaster glory

Sep 12 2017

Connections of Crystal Ocean are keeping their fingers crossed conditions at Doncaster do not deteriorate significantly ahead of the William Hill St Leger on Saturday.

SA horse export on track

Sep 12 2017

RSA ~Direct exports from South Africa to the European Union could well be back on track as early as December next year or January 2019, according to Adrian Todd, a spokesman from our horseracing industry’s Import-Export Task Team.




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