THE Vodacom Durban July in association with the SABC re-affirm their partnership for the 2016 Vodacom Durban July, an annual prestigious event with superb horse racing, high fashion, elegance, fine cuisine and champagne. This year’s Vodacom Durban July will take place on Saturday 2 July at Greyville Racecourse and will be broadcast live on SABC 3. A massive crowd of nearly 60 000 people is expected at Greyville Racecourse in Durban for the running of the R3,5 million, Grade 1, Vodacom Durban July, the greatest racing, fashion and entertainment extravaganza on the African continent. This year’s theme is, “Leader of the Pack”.SABC’s spokesperson Kaizer Kganyago said: “SABC is delighted to be part of this prestigious event. The majority of South Africans aspire to attend events such as these and in most cases do not have the opportunity to do so. SABC’s comprehensive “on the ground” coverage will ensure that there is sufficient reach and leverage of the event. The combined power of SABC radio stations and SABC TV channels will provide a competitive advantage and bring fresh and exclusive content to the listeners and viewers”. A number of SABC-loved personalities will grace the Vodacom Durban July, including Thulisile Phongolo and Vuyo Dabula of Generations, Topbilling presenters Lorna Maseko and Bonang Matheba, Muvhango’s Raphael Griffiths and MacDonald Ndou, to name a few.- Supplied.