SA to host the wildest adventure horse race in the world

2018-10-10 11:43

The Race the Wild Coast, a new breed of long distance horse racing, will return for a second edition amid the breathtaking scenery of the South African east coast.

Beans point to Durban July form

2018-07-05 10:38

With Vodacom Durban July fever gripping the country, punters and fun-loving race-goers are looking for tips on a possible winner of the main race.

#VDJ2018: Our favourite looks from previous years

2018-07-04 12:03

The main event is set to take place this Saturday at the Greyville Racecourse in Durban, and it gets bigger and better each year.

Cape Thoroughbred Sales Ready to Run sale date announced

2018-03-22 16:48

The annual Cape Thoroughbred Sales Ready to Run (RTR) Sale dates have been announced.

An (Steinh)offer you can't refuse!

2018-01-25 13:05

An (Steinh)offer you can't refuse! Money back on Legal Eagle doesn't win the Sun Met at Kenilworth racecourse on Saturday!

Bookies react to Sun Met barrier draw

2018-01-19 11:02

Trainer Dean Kannemeyer has had to deal with the disappointment of drawing the widest gate for the Sun Met for his smashing Western Winter colt, Last Winter.

Former Markus Jooste horse wins Queen's Plate

2018-01-07 00:15

Legal Eagle brought the house down at a sunny Kenilworth when clinching an emotionally charged historic third consecutive victory in the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate.

Legal Eagle headlines 12-horse Queen's Plate field

2017-12-29 11:30

Dual SA Horse of the Year Legal Eagle heads a classy line-up to contest the R1.5 million Grade 1 L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate.

Doom and gloom for Markus Jooste's Mayfair Speculators

2017-12-23 13:36

The liquidation hearing of the Markus Jooste-owned Mayfair Speculators has been postponed to February next year.

Markus Jooste's racing interests in spotlight as regulator seeks answers

2017-12-12 17:17

The National Horseracing Authority of Southern Africa has requested clarity from Mayfair Speculators, the company dealing with former Steinhoff CEO Markus Jooste's horseracing interests.


Mystery over Durban July equine specimens

2018-07-10 09:28

The National Horseracing Authority has confirmed the unfortunate happenings with regards to the courier services carrying the race day specimens of the Durban July.

Final field for Durban July revealed

2018-07-05 10:00

The final field for the 2018 renewal of the R4.25 million Grade 1 Vodacom Durban July was announced at Greyville

Lion-hearted Tiger Roll wins Grand National thriller

2018-04-14 22:01

Tiger Roll, the smallest horse in the field, was described as having the "heart of a lion" after winning the Grand National at Aintree in a thrilling finish.

NO Markus Jooste's horses at Sun Met

2018-01-26 11:54

The National Horseracing Authority has confirmed that no horse owned by Markus Jooste will be racing on Sun Met day.

How the Markus Jooste scandal may impact SA's biggest horse racing auction

2018-01-19 13:52

There are fears within the horse racing community that the scandal surrounding former Steinhoff CEO and noted racehorse owner Markus Jooste could cause a sharp decline in horse sale prices.

Kannemeyer hungry to win his first Met

2018-01-15 13:19

Dean Kannemeyer comes from a dynasty of horsemen and will looking for his first victory as a trainer in the Sun Met later this month.

Former Markus Jooste horse favourite for Queen's Plate

2018-01-03 11:15

Legal Eagle has been installed as the overwhelming favourite to land a hat-trick of L'Ormarins Queen's Plate victories at Kenilworth racecourse on Saturday.

Absa throws Jooste's Mayfair Speculators a lifeline

2017-12-25 21:54

Markus Jooste’s embattled racing company, Mayfair Speculators, has reached an agreement with its bankers over the future of its horses.

Markus Jooste's racing interests in spotlight as regulator seeks answers

2017-12-12 18:27

The National Horseracing Authority of SA has requested clarity from Mayfair Speculators, the company dealing with former Steinhoff CEO Markus Jooste's horseracing interests.

Excitement builds for Summer Cup

2017-11-22 15:12

The Summer Cup is the jewel in Johannesburg's horse racing crown and takes place at Turffontein on Saturday.

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