Brendan Gaillard: The Irish-bred mare Sunshine Mint has sparkled under the care of trainer Alan Greeff and can pull off a hat-trick of wins and take Race 6, a FM 85 Handicap over 1200m, at Fairview on Friday.
Jack Milner: The second leg of the annual R50,000 Work Riders’ Challenge will take place at the Vaal on Thursday, which gives those people who work behind the scenes in racing a chance to show off their talents.
Ken Nicol: The hastily arranged Fairview polytrack meeting on Wednesday features a number of open contests.
The draw for the 2020 Sun Met was held at the Grand West Casino on Tuesday and broadcast live on Tellytrack.
Jack Milner: Jet Start makes a drop in class on Tuesday when she lines up for Race 6 at the Vaal and could notch up her third successive win.
Fourteen runners will line-up for the Sun Met over 2000m at Kenilworth Racecourse in Cape Town on Saturday 1 February.
Jack Milner: The Sun Met on 1 February will be Hawwaam’s last race in South Africa.
Danie Toerien – Heavy rains have fallen over KwaZulu-Natal which has resulted in Sunday’s meeting having to be moved from Scottsville to Polytrack at Greyville.
Jack Milner – Sean Tarry has had a lot of success with horses out of the broodmare Bardot. Bichette and Pilou are by Western Winter, and Warrior’s Rest is by What A Winter. All three have won multiple races and have done well for their respective owners.