What You Are wins at the Vaal
South Africa's ace auctioneer Andrew Miller (left) with colleagues Grant Burns (left), the New Zealand-born Australian and the Irish, Belgium-based John O'Kelly (right)
Legal Eagle – favourite in each of the last three years at 16-10, 2-1 and 57-20 – is as big as 15-1 for Saturday’s Sun Met with the bookmakers seemingly unable to tempt the legion of punters who have lost faith.
The first four horseracing superstars to be inducted into the SA Hall Of Fame are:
• Sea Cottage (horse)
• Michael Roberts (jockey)
• Syd Laird (trainer)
• Harry and Bridget Oppenheimer (owners)