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Pudding out the July

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First there were 54, now there are 43 after Monday’s first declarations for the Grade 1 Vodacom Durban July. 10 MAY 2021 Significant casualties today were Jet Dark and Summer…

Greenlight now rated 128

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Handicapping adjustments after last weekends feature races. 4 MAY 2021 4Racing Premier’s Champions Challenge (Grade 1) GOT THE GREENLIGHT has had his rating raised from 124 to 128 following his success…

Fundi takes the reins

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4Racing is proud to announce Fundi Sithebe as CEO effective 1 June 2021 1 MAY 2021 The announcement was made at the official launch of the 4Racing brand on Champions…

No stopping when the light is green

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Got The Greenlight did it again! 1 MAY 2021 The four–year-old on Saturday took the honours in the 4Racing Premier’s Champions Challenge over 2000m at Turffontein to record his second…

April Newsletter – RA Today

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Final field for WSB East Cape Poly Challenge 1400

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PHUMELELA MEDIA RELEASE SUBJECT: Final field for WSB East Cape Poly Challenge 1400 DATE: Tuesday 06 April 2021 RELEASED BY: Phumelela Gaming The second leg of the World Sports Betting…

Boost to Champions Day prize money

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PHUMELELA MEDIA RELEASE SUBJECT: Boost to Champions Day prize money DATE: Tuesday 20 April 2021 RELEASED BY: Phumelela Gaming Phumelela is pleased to announce that in terms of a sponsorship agreement…

Royal win for Summer Pudding

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Jack Milner: Summer Pudding won her 11th race in just 12 outings when she took top honours in the Grade 1 HSH Princess Charlene Empress Club Stakes over 1600m at…

Pudding for Empress Club

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Jack Milner: Trainer Paul Peter has confirmed Equus Horse Of The Year Summer Pudding will take her place in the Grade 1 HSH Princess Charlene Empress Club Stakes over 1600m…

Success for Malmoos, Athena

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Jack Milner: They did it! Malmoos decimated his rivals in the Grade 1 World Sports Betting SA Derby while War Of Athena destroyed her opposition in the Grade 2 Wilgerbosdrift…

March Newsletter – RA Today

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Derby, Oaks final fields

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History-seeking Malmoos and War Of Athena have been declared to run in Saturday’s Grade 1 World Sports Betting SA Derby and the Grade 2 Wilgerbosdrift SA Oaks respectively. 29 MAR…

Fields for WSB SA Derby, Wilgerbosdrift SA Fillies Oaks

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PHUMELELA MEDIA RELEASE SUBJECT: Fields for WSB SA Derby, Wilgerbosdrift SA Fillies Oaks DATE: Tuesday 29 March 2021 RELEASED BY: Phumelela Gaming   History-seeking Malmoos and War Of Athena have…

PRESS RELEASE: HSH Princess Charlene Empress Club Stakes

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HSH PRINCESS CHARLENE EMPRESS CLUB STAKES Highveld Racing is pleased to announce the running of the Grade 1 HSH Princess Charlene Empress Club Stakes over 1600 metres at Turffontein Racecourse…

Buckle up for Derby Day

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Jack Milner: Get ready for Derby Day – it’s going to be one helluva ride. 7 MAR 2021 Malmoos and War Of Athena won the respective Grade 1 World Sports…

Fly the flag for Kotzen

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Jack Milner: Fly My Flag looks to be a useful and versatile filly. 7 MAR 2021 Sharon Kotzen’s charge has run well on both Polytrack and turf and seems to…

Athena to lead charge

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Danie Toerien: By all accounts, War Of Athena is the banker at Turffontein on Saturday. 5 MAR 2021 Having stormed to a convincing victory in the Wilgerbosdrift Gauteng Fillies Guineas,…

Derby goes to Linebacker

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Jack Milner: After four consecutive feature-race seconds, Linebacker finally got his just reward with victory in the Grade 1 Jonsson Workwear Cape Derby over 2000m at Kenilworth on Saturday. 27…

February Newsletter – RA Today

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Eastern Cape Grooms Initiative

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Classics will be classic

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The favourites dominated the finishes of both the WSB Gauteng Guineas and the Wilgerbosdrift Gauteng Fillies Guineas at Turffontein on Saturday. 13 FEB 2021 Both were Grade 2 races run…

Market Caterers

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S88 Golden Grooms Initiative

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New starting times for Turffontein Saturday

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PHUMELELA MEDIA RELEASE SUBJECT: New starting times for Turffontein Saturday  DATE: Monday 08 February 2021 RELEASED BY: Phumelela Gaming The movement of last Saturday’s Turffontein race meeting, which feature the…

Turffontein Guineas meeting postponed

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PHUMELELA MEDIA RELEASE SUBJECT: Turffontein Guineas meeting postponed DATE: Saturday 6 February 2021 RELEASED BY: Phumelela Gaming Today’s Turffontein race meeting, featuring the first legs of the World Sports Betting…

FIELDS FOR WSB GAUTENG GUINEAS AND WILGERBOSDRIFT GAUTENG FILLIES GUINEAS

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PHUMELELA MEDIA RELEASE SUBJECT: Fields for WSB Gauteng Guineas, Wilgerbosdrift Gauteng Fillies Guineas DATE: Tuesday 2 February 2021 RELEASED BY: Phumelela Gaming Quality rather than quantity is the basis of…

Rainbow Bridge wins Met

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Rainbow Bridge continued his excellent record in the race when he captured the Grade 1 Cape Town Met for the second time in three years. 30 JAN 2021 Under a…

January Newsletter – RA Today

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Looking ahead to a betting bonanza on CAPE TOWN MET Day – Saturday 30 January 2021!

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Cape Town Met (G1) presented by Cape Racing Looking ahead to a betting bonanza on CAPE TOWN MET Day - Saturday 30 January 2021! Belgarion, victor last year of the…

The Met In Jozi with WSB

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World Sports Betting (WSB) will sponsor the Met Day In Jozi at Turffontein Racecourse on Saturday 30 January. 25 JAN 2021 Under the current Covid-19 conditions, racing is taking place…

Belgarion tops Met betting

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Belgarion has been priced up at 22-10 to win the R1-million Cape Town Met over 2000m at Kenilworth on Saturday 30 January. 21 JAN 2021 Belgarion, winner of last year’s…

Dubai Carnival kicks off

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Ed Marnane: The 2021 Dubai Carnival kicks off with a bang at Meydan on Thursday, featuring three Group 2s and a Group 3. 20 JAN 2021 Charlie Appleby, fresh from…

WSB sponsor SA Triple Crown

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World Sports Betting (WSB), who support feature races around the country, have agreed to sponsor this year’s SA Triple Crown, a series of races long billed as South Africa’s ultimate…

Wilgerbosdrift back Triple Tiara

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Racehorse breeder, owner and horseracing benefactor Mary Slack will this season again sponsor the SA Triple Tiara under the banner of her Wilgerbosdrift Stud in Piketberg on the west coast…

Cash boost for Highveld features

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Phumelela is delighted to announce that total prize money for the 37 feature races which comprise the 2021 Highveld Summer-Autumn Feature Season has been increased by 43%. 19 JAN 2021…

WSB sponsor SA Triple Crown

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World Sports Betting (WSB), who support feature races around the country, have agreed to sponsor this year’s SA Triple Crown, a series of races long billed as South Africa’s ultimate…

Wilgerbosdrift back Triple Tiara

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Racehorse breeder, owner and horseracing benefactor Mary Slack will this season again sponsor the SA Triple Tiara under the banner of her Wilgerbosdrift Stud in Piketberg on the west coast…

December Newsletter – RA Today

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IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MEMBERS COVID ALERT LEVEL 3 – 29 DECEMBER 2020

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Frankie at fifty

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Frankie Dettori was born on the 15 December 1970 and 50 years on he is still considered the most brilliant and charismatic jockey in the world. 15 DEC 2020 For…

Alexanders head to Oz

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Prominent South African trainers Gary and Dean Alexander are to relocate to Murray Bridge in Australia by the middle of next year. 14 DEC 2020 Thoroughbred Racing South Australia announced…

Bring on Summer Pudding

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Jack Milner: Justin Snaith has thrown down the gauntlet to the connections of Summer Pudding. 13 DEC 2020 “It’s summer, we like our pudding, you never know,” said Snaith, following…

Moreira is just four short of 1000 Hong Kong wins

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Championship-leading jockey Joao Moreira will be chasing feature-race glory on Sunday at Sha Tin. 10 DEC 2020 Moreira is riding at the peak of his powers with 51 wins this…

HK v Europe in IJC

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Luke Middlebrook: A revamped and reinvigorated International Jockeys’ Championship is set to go down at Happy Valley Racecourse on Wednesday, with an even six-six split of internationals against Hong Kong-based…

Cape feature fields

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The first Grade 1 race of the Cape summer season will take place at Kenilworth on Saturday with the running of the World Sports Betting Cape Fillies Guineas over 1600m.…

Muscutt saddles a ‘Star’

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Jack Milner: The meeting on the Polytrack at Greyville on Monday is likely to produce a few challenges for bettors. 6 DEC 2020 The eight-race card is made up of…

Express win in Grand Heritage

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Expressfromtheus proved far too good for his opposition in Saturday’s WSB Grand Heritage over 1475m at the Vaal. 5 DEC 2020 Ridden by Marco van Rensburg, the Stuart Pettigrew-trained runner…

Summer Pudding a Met entry

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Unbeaten Equus Horse-Of-The-Year Summer Pudding is among the 25 entries for the Grade 1 Cape Town Met over 2000m at Kenilworth on Saturday 30 January 2021. 2 DEC 2020 Summer…

RA pledges support for SAEHP

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We, as the RA, are aware that the movement of horses across the country is facilitated by SAEHP. This is due to the State not having sufficient capacity to take…

Grand Heritage field

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The feature race on Saturday moves to the Vaal with the running of the R150,000 World Sports Betting Grand Heritage over 1475m. 29 NOV 2020 The Non-Black Type race will…