Durban July Day July drama as Power King keeps the race

Power King

Nicki Garner: For the second year running the objection hooter sounded not long after the running of South Africa’s premier race, the R3.5-million Vodacom Durban July. First across the line was Dean Kannemeyer-trained Power King, but he seemed to hang left and make contact with runner-up Punta Arenas. That was an optical illusion.

Read More
Durban July Day Futura to fly home


Jack Milner: The handicappers will come under the spotlight in this year’s Vodacom Durban July as two horses with merit ratings of 120 go head-to-head in the R3.5-million race over 2200m at Greyville on Saturday.

Read More
Headline News Khumalo’s chase continues


Nicci Garner: Ruling champion jockey S’manga Khumalo seems to have no chance of winning the championship again this year, trailing 12 wins behind jockey Gavin Lerena heading into the meeting.

Read More
Headline News SA’s new ‘million rand’ baby


Nicci Garner: Bezanova might have “taken a walk” in the betting for the KwaZulu-Natal Breeders Million Mile over 1600m at Greyville on Sunday, he still managed to hold on to the R625,000 first stake cheque in a close call.

Read More
1 2 3 385