THE LATE RICKY HOWARD-GINSBERG
Ken Nicol: Racing in South Africa has been halted by disease before, but of the equine type.
Analysis and selections for Wagga on Monday. TAB features a big pool comingled Jackpot on Races 6-9.
COVID-19 HONG KONG
Racing in Hong Kong survived a late scare on Sunday as the meeting at Sha Tin had to secure last-minute approval from the government.
Promising filly Celavi looks all poised to continue on her winning trend in Friday’s last race at Kranji in Singapore, the $50,000 Class 4 Division 1 race over 1100m.
MIKE DE KOCK
Jack Milner: The form of the Listed Ormond Ferraris Oaks Trial comes under the spotlight at the Vaal on Thursday.
Ken Nicol: Marmara Sea cruised in on his opening Port Elizabeth and Polytrack appearance and is a strong selection to follow up on Wednesday.
Bonginkosi Nkosi: Gokhan Terzi-trained Oden is running over his favourite distance and looks the runner to beat at Turffontein on Tuesday.
Brendan Gaillard: One cannot fault the recent buys trainer Zietsman Oosthuizen and his patrons made, with both At The Opera and Via Sacra winning last week at this course.
Bonginkosi Nkosi: Although seven-time scorer Silver Rose, from the Andre Nel stable has not won a race in 336 days, he seldom finishes far from the action.