Dubai World Cup Carnival / Dubai World Cup Day Brown rests his hopes on Linngari

<p>DUBAI – Herman Brown is optimistic of proving that Mike De Kock isn&rsquo;t the only South African trainer on the world scene, by posting his first win at a Dubai World Cup meeting.Brown saddles a trio of contenders led by flag-bearer Linngari who he is pointing at the Group 1 Dubai Duty Free, sponsored by Dubai Duty Free, on March 29.<br />
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Photo: Herman Brown.</p>

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Headline News Two Pick 6 carryovers on Easter Weekend

<p>PICK 6 punters have two carryover pools to look forward to this Easter weekend. At Turffontein on Satutrday, the pool is expected to grow to R1,8 million before the running of Race 4 at 2pm, after R265,269 was carried over from the Vaal on Thursday. The estimated Pick 6 pool for Clairwood Sunday is R2 millon, boosted by a healthy R425,729 not won at last Wednesday&rsquo;s Scottsville meeting.<br />
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Photo: Afreet, trained by Charles Laird, will be many’s banker at Clairwood.</p>

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Headline News `Figgy’ makes his comeback

<p>NICCI GARNER<br />
RACING fans will be thrilled to welcome Guillermo “Figgy&rsquo;&rsquo; Figueroa back into the jockeys&rsquo; ranks after four months without his expertise on the racecourse.</p>

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Headline News Silverpoint vindicates Azzie's faith in his ability

<p>JACK MILNER<br />
TRAINER Michael Azzie told the world during Under Starters Orders on Saturday morning he had been advised by jockey Anton Marcus to totally ignore the last run of Silverpoint when he faded to finish 4.50 lengths behind Bound By Honour in the Aquanaut Handicap over 2450m at Turffontein.&nbsp;The only problem facing punters was that Silverpoint had not won a race since beating Captain Corageous at Newmarket in November 2006 and had disappointed so many times.<br />
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Photo: Mike Azzie.</p>
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Headline News UK PREVIEW: Channon to strike at Wolves

<p>AMBRIX has been the subject of some good gallops reports of late and he can similarly shine on his handicap bow at Wolverhampton. The three-year-old lines up in the Get Egg-Cited For Easter @ Pontin’s Handicap and this does not look too tough an introduction for Mick Channon’s runner.</p>
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Headline News CHELTENHAM FRIDAY: Denman to topple stablemate Kauto Star

<p><em>MATCH-UP: The Gold Cup contest between Denman and Kauto Star is undoubtedly the highlight of the Cheltenham Festival.&nbsp; </em>IT is time for the talking to stop as the bell finally sounds for the showdown the racing world has been waiting for – Kauto Star versus Denman in the Cheltenham Gold Cup.<br />
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Photo: Ruby Walsh rides Kauto Star.</p>

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Headline News Solzen to do it his way as punters face 10-race card

<p>GEOFF LESTER<br />
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PUNTERS have no less than 10 races to solve at Cheltenham today as the Festival resumes following the abandonment of yesterday’s card. And what a feast is in store as Inglis Drever goes for a famous third victory in the Ladbrokes World Hurdle. However, it may be worth taking him on with My Way De Solzen.<br />
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Photo: &quot;Choc&quot; Thornton rides My Way De Solzen</p>
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Headline News Green light for night racing at Turffontein

THE appeal against environmental approval for the installation of floodlights at Turffontein has been dismissed by the Gauteng MEC for Agriculture, Conservation & Environment and it is hoped to hold the first night meeting at the track as early as October this year.

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