PIERE STRYDOM WINS THE SELANGOR CUP ON ACT OF WAR
Nicci Garner: Jockey Piere Strydom showed his class and ice-cool big-race temperament when notching up his 5,000th career victory aboard easy winner Act Of War in the Selangor Cup (Grade 2) over 1600m at Kenilworth on Saturday.
“Finally!” was a tearful Piere Strydom’s comment after he scored the 5,000th win of his career at Kenilworth on Saturday aboard Joey Ramsden-trained Act Of War. “And I’m not done yet.”
Jack Milner: Three of last season’s champion three-year-olds and three of the current crop in the same age group will be seen in action at Kenilworth on Saturday in the Grade 2 Lanzerac Le General Green Point Stakes and the Selangor Cup (Grade 2), both over 1600m.
Jack Milner: Carry On Alice will have her first start as a three-year-old when she lines up for Race 7, a Progress Plate over 1000m, on the Vaal turf track on Thursday.
Jack Milner: Midnight Spirit has proved to be a useful performer on the Vaal sand track and has a record of two wins and two seconds in her four starts at the track. All of those runs were over 1200m.
Jack Milner: The South African team scored a runaway victory in the Racing / It’s A Rush International Jockeys’ Challenge, which took place over two days.