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Back To Back Sceptre Stakes Wins For Celtic Sea

Dual Equus Champion Celtic Sea claimed her second consecutive G2 Cartier Sceptre Stakes, when she captured that 1200m feature for fillies and mares at Kenilworth on Friday afternoon. An impressive winner of the G2 WSB Live Games Southern Cross Stakes last time out, Celtic Sea was all the rage for the 2021 Sceptre Stakes, with the bay daughter of Captain[…]

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Magic Millions Wyong Classic to Geordoba’s Grandaughter

Former high-class South African sprinter Geordoba came to the fore on Wednesday, when her exciting granddaughter She’s All Class bolted away with the $200,000 Magic Millions Wyong Classic (1100m) on Wednesday to earn a slot in the $2 million Magic Millions 2YO Classic beside her stablemate and Breeders Plate winner Shaquero. Trained by Chris Waller, two-year-old She’s All Class unleashed[…]

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Star 3YOs To Clash In Cape Guineas Thriller

Kenilworth racecourse will be the scene of what looks to be a thrilling edition of the G1 Cape Racing Presents The Cape Guineas (1600m) this Saturday. The Guineas, one of South Africa’s most prestigious races for 3yos, has a stellar role of honour with past winners including such as Hawaii, Politician, Colorado King, Empress Club, Horse Chestnut, Jay Peg, Variety[…]

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Powerhouse South African stable relocating to Murray Bridge

In a major coup for South Australian racing, a leading South African thoroughbred training outfit will relocate to Murray Bridge in mid-2021 at the completion of their season, providing further proof of the tangible benefits flowing from a joint Marshall Liberal Government and industry funding commitment. Gary Alexander has trained over 1500 winners in South Africa over the past 30[…]

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Captain’s Ransom Impresses In Fillies Guineas Win

Trainer Justin Snaith and jockey Richard Fourie made it back to back graded stakes wins at Kenilworth on Saturday, when the pair teamed up to win Saturday’s G1 World Sports Betting Cape Fillies Guineas (1600m) with the hugely exciting filly Captain’s Ransom. The latter, an impressive winner of the G3 Diana Stakes last time out, made it four wins from[…]

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Belgarion Shines In Green Point Stakes

Last season’s G1 Vodacom Durban July winner Belgarion made a breathtaking return to racing when he won the G2 World Sports Betting Green Point Stakes (1600m) at Kenilworth on Saturday. The Alec and Gillian Foster bred and owned five-year-old had not raced since landing July 25th’s Vodacom Durban July, but showed his class in Saturday’s race with a commanding performance.[…]

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Crome Yellow Scores Well Judged Win In Cape Summer Stayers

Trainer Andre Nel and owner-breeder Sabine Plattner appear to have a decent sort on their hands in the form of Crome Yellow. The latter, a six-year-old gelded son of Trippi, made it back to back feature race wins when he received a well timed ride to lift the spoils in Saturday’s G3 WSB Leaders In Ante Post Cape Summer Stayers[…]

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Celtic Sea Wins Southern Cross Thriller

The brilliant Celtic Sea, an Equus Champion the past two seasons running, once again showed her class when she won Saturday’s G2 WSB Live Games Southern Cross Stakes (1000m) at Kenilworth. The top-class five-year-old was making her first start since finishing second in July 25th’s G1 Jonsson Garden Province Stakes but was too classy for her field. CELTIC SEA quickened[…]

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Rio Querari Downs Sprint Stars In Kenilworth Thriller

Saturday’s WSB Datafree Pinnacle Stakes (1000m) attracted a high-class field, headed by champion sprinters Kasimir and Russet Air, and fellow G1 winners Bold Respect, Pacific Trader and Rivarine. However, the big names were upstaged by Kasimir’s stablemate Rio Querari, with the latter staying on smartly to score a convincing win. RIO QUERARI was too sharp today for his WSB DATAFREE[…]

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South African Success For Brazen Beau

Darley Stud’s promising I Am Invincible horse Brazen Beau struck early in South Africa on Saturday afternoon when his Mike de Kock trained daughter Dunyaa won the first of nine races carded at Turffontein. Making just her third career start, the Australian bred filly (91-20) ran on strongly under jockey Callan Murray to land the Welcome To Turffontein Maiden Plate[…]

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First Stakes Winner For Alboran Sea

The Rosemont Stud bred champion Alboran Sea came up with her first black type winner when her admirable son Marmara Sea won the Listed Memorial Mile (1600m) at Fairview on Friday afternoon. In the process, the Michael Javett & Mary Slack owned gelding made it eight wins from as many starts on the Fairview polytrack surface. Marmara Sea, who is[…]

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Top Fillies To Clash In Fillies Guineas Thriller

Trainer Justin Snaith is set to saddle three runners in the G1 World Sports Betting Cape Fillies Guineas (1600m) at Kenilworth this weekend, and the former leading conditioner looks to have a strong hand. His trio of runners is headed by once-beaten filly Captain’s Ransom, the highest-rated runner in Saturday’s race. The daughter of Captain Al makes her first start[…]

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Celtic Sea And Run Fox Run To Dominate Southern Cross

Saturday’s G2 WSB Live Games Southern Cross Stakes (1000m) at Kenilworth has attracted a small, but top-class, field of fillies and mares. Star attractions for this year’s Southern Cross are dual Equus Champion Celtic Sea and 2019 Southern Cross winner Run Fox Run. The latter, beaten just a short-head by Celtic Sea when the pair met in last season’s G1[…]

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Big Guns Clash In Green Point Stakes Epic

Saturday’s racing at Kenilworth looks poised to provide some thrilling spectacles, with few races on the card more eagerly awaited than the sixth race, the G2 World Sports Betting Green Point Stakes (1600m), which has drawn together some of the country’s very best. Last season’s G1 Vodacom Durban July winner Belgarion (above) makes his long-awaited return to the racecourse, with[…]

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Champion Sprinters Clash At Kenilworth

The WSB Datafree Pinnacle Stakes (1000m) at Kenilworth this Saturday looks set to provide racing enthusiasts with an intriguing clash. Kasimir and Russet Air, South Africa’s Champion Sprinters of the past two seasons respectively, both line up in Saturday’s race. Kasimir, one of two runners from the Snaith yard in Saturday’s race, is the highest-rated runner. The champion son of[…]

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