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Attenborough is one for the limelight

May 09, 2016 / 1 year ago

THE improvement capacity and scope of 2yo’s was demonstrated by Joey Ramsden’s smart looking CTS Graduate Attenborough, who was a facile winner of the R125 000 Listed Somerset 1200 at Kenilworth on Sunday. The good looking Attenborough was a well...

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2016 VDJ Log

May 07, 2016 / 1 year ago

SOUTH Africa’s highest rated horse, Legal Eagle, heads the 2016 Vodacom Durban July Log as issued by Gold Circle today. Triple Crown hero Abashiri occupies 2nd spot with French Navy in third. 18 runners will face the starter for the...

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Comingled bets for SA's Hong Kong punters

May 05, 2016 / 1 year ago

PHUMELELA has announced that with effect Wednesday 4 May, all Win, Place and Swinger bets taken with TAB on Hong Kong races will be transmitted directly into Hong Kong’s gigantic tote pools. Commingling the three pools presents exciting opportunities for...

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Another big weekend for CTS Graduates

May 03, 2016 / 1 year ago

RUNNERS bought at CTS Sales enjoyed a terrific racing weekend with two Gr1 victories and several other Graded successes. The cherry on top was Champion Trainer Sean Tarry’s brilliant four-year-old filly Carry On Alice, the speed machine who was recording...

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Abashari gets up in nailbiting finish

May 01, 2016 / 1 year ago

ABASHIRI’s legion of supporters gasped for breath as the three-year-old rallied gamely to hold off Rocketball in a nail-biting finish to the R2-million SA Derby over 2450m at Turffontein on Champions Day on Saturday. In the process the Go Deputy...

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Abashiri on the brink of glory

April 29, 2016 / 1 year ago

TRAINER Mike Azzie firmly believes Abashiri is the best horse in Saturday’s R2-million SA Derby over 2450m at Turffontein and victory would be a wonderful boost for the sport. Should Abashiri win the Derby he will become only the third...

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Vodacom Durban July still leads the pack

April 27, 2016 / 1 year ago

WITH just two months to go until the 2016 Vodacom Durban July, racegoers can look forward to an exhilarating spectacle at Greyville Racecourse on Saturday 2 July based on the theme “Leader of the Pack.” Gold Circle’s Event Marketing Manager...

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Stallion Visionaire moves to Western Cape

April 26, 2016 / 1 year ago

LAMMERSKRAAL Stud has acquired leading stallion Visionaire in a transfer from his base at former Champion Breeders Summerhill Stud to the Western Cape. “What made Visionaire so attractive”, says Lammerskraal’s Sally Jourdan,“is that he is a grandson of Gone West...

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Inara returns to Turffontein for Champions Challenge

April 25, 2016 / 1 year ago

CHAMPION filly Inara will on Saturday attempt to become only the second of her sex to win the Premier’s Champions Challenge since Ilha Da Vitoria ten years ago and, for the second time in a fortnight, she will make the...

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Owners urged to register for $1-million bonus!

April 22, 2016 / 1 year ago

CTS advises that yearlings purchased at the 2015 Cape Premier Yearling Sale, the 2015 CTS March Yearling Sale and the 2015 CTS Emperors Palace Select Yearling Sale must be registered with the NHA no later than 30 May 2016. Horses...

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