Headline News Sweltering temperatures at Royal Ascot

LADY AURELIA (photo ex Racing Post)

Geoff Lester: London – You’ll find almost as much ice at Royal Ascot this week as you will in Antarctica as sweltering temperatures are expected to greet the 300,000 racegoers who will flock through the turnstiles for the best five days racing in the world.

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Headline News Mr Winsome to qualify for July


Nicci Garner: Mr Winsome was a late entry for the Vodacom Durban July next month and will need to win the Track And Ball Derby (Grade 3) over 2400m on Sunday in order to secure a berth in the country’s most famous race.

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Headline News In Other Words, Tarry’s in hot form


Nicci Garner: With more than R30 million already in the kitty, trainer Sean Tarry has far exceeded the record for stakes in South Africa – and there are still six weeks left in the 2016-17 racing season, which ends on 31 July.

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Headline News Get another Effortless Reward


Nicci Garner: It’s never easy to win three races in a row but Effortless Reward has lived up to her name in her last two starts and could deliver the goods again in Race 7 on the Inside track at the Vaal on Tuesday, a FM 89 Handicap over 1000m.

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