The Tsogo Sun race day at Scottsville in Pietermaritzburg this coming weekend confirmed its status as the sprinting pinnacle of South Africa when full fields of 16 runners plus reserves were carded for the four Grade 1 races over 1200m.

Scottsville speed day: final fields


The Tsogo Sun race day at Scottsville in Pietermaritzburg this coming weekend confirmed its status as the sprinting pinnacle of South Africa when full fields of 16 runners plus reserves were carded for the four Grade 1 races over 1200m.

  • Cape Town to stage Asian Racing Conference


    This was announced on Thursday night in Seoul, during the closing ceremony of the Asian Racing Conference hosted by South Korea.

  • CTS grads added to Durban July entries


    CTS graduates Flichity By Farr and Rocket Countdowh, along with Fiorella, were added to the list of Vodacom Durban July hopefuls at the first supplementary entry stage this week.

  • Vodacom Durban July First Acceptors


    Exactly a third of the 69 original entries for the R4.5-million, Grade 1 Vodacom Durban July, including three horses featuring on the first July Log, were withdrawn at the first acceptance stage for Africa’s greatest race to be run over 2 200m at Greyville in Durban on Saturday, July 7.

  • Asian Racing Conference to Cape Town in 2020


    IT is not official at this time, but word from the 37th Asian Racing Conference in Seoul, South Korea, is that South Africa, and specifically Cape Town, will host the 38th renewal of the grand bi-ennial conference in 2020.

  • CTS graduates dominate RA nominations


    CTS graduates Dagmar, Green Plains, Secret Potion, Hero’s Honour, Lobo’s Legend, Attenborough, Surcharge, Takingthepeace, The Thinker and Fortissima have been nominated in respective categories for the Racing Association Awards on 23 May.

  • Stallion Auction


    The Cape Breeders Club (CBC) will be staging an open Stallion Services Auction on Thursday 24 May, starting at 10am am before the BSA broodmare sale at the Mistico Equestrian Centre.