Horseracing in UK to carry on behind closed doors: official

2020-03-16 17:06

Racing in Britain is to carry on but behind closed doors, the sport's regulatory authority has confirmed.

Hawwaam installed as Sun Met favourite

2020-01-28 19:18

Hawwaam has been installed as favourite for the R3 million Grade 1 Sun Met to be run at weight-for-age over 2 000m on Saturday, February 1 at Kenilworth racecourse.

Face of Sun Met, face of the Universe!

2020-01-28 18:31

Sun International has congratulated Sun Met 2020 visionary, Zozibini Tunzi, on redefining beauty globally by claiming the 2019 Miss Universe title.

Sun Met to thunder out the stalls with Africa's greatest visionaries

2020-01-28 18:12

Sun International has joined forces with some of the biggest names in music, fashion and entertainment to ensure a perfect 2020 vision for the Sun Met.

13 horses to take to the gates for Sun Met

2020-01-21 15:30

A final field of 13 horses will line up for the R3 million Grade 1 Sun Met to be run at weight-for-age over 2 000m on Saturday, February 1 at Kenilworth racecourse.

Top-class 10-horse field for 2020 L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate

2019-12-27 12:59

Just 10 entries were received for the 159th running of the R1.5 million Grade 1 L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate to be run at Kenilworth on Saturday, January 11, 2020.

WIN | L'Ormarins Queen's Plate tickets!

2019-11-22 11:29

Sport24 are giving away three sets of double L'Ormarins Queen’s Plate VIP Stud Club tickets on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Kenilworth racecourse!

Taylor Swift pulls out of Melbourne Cup gig

2019-09-22 07:58

Pop superstar Taylor Swift has pulled out of a performance at the Melbourne Cup, with animal rights activists taking credit after a campaign to highlight cruelty to racehorses.

Taylor Swift to sing at Melbourne Cup

2019-09-12 07:05

Taylor Swift is heading to Australia to perform at the "race that stops a nation", with the pop superstar strutting her stuff before the Melbourne Cup.

Do It Again does it again to win Durban July

2019-07-06 16:39

Do It Again has defended his crown at the R4.25 million Durban July at Greyville Racecourse.


Africa's greatest visionaries reign at the 2020 Sun Met

2020-02-02 08:58

The Sun Met 2020 at Kenilworth Racecourse on Saturday delivered another memorable horseracing event.

Queen B & Miss Universe announced as faces of Sun Met

2020-01-28 18:39

The Sun Met has revealed, award-winning media personality and entrepreneur, Bonang Matheba, who brings with her the House of BNG MCC as the official celebration partner.

Sun Met 2020 set for evolution of creativity as theme announced

2020-01-28 18:20

The Sun Met, Africa’s Richest Race Day, has announced African Luxury: Visionaries as the theme for 2020 as the event returns to the Kenilworth Racecourse.

Sun Met's star horses frolic on the beach

2020-01-25 15:28

The city of Cape Town will be welcoming horse racing enthusiasts and socialites to Africa’s Richest Race Day at Kenilworth Racecourse on Saturday, February 1.

LQP Racing Festival 2020 attracts record number of racegoers

2020-01-12 19:15

Kenilworth racecourse, together with a bright skied Cape Town summer, played host to Africa’s premier horseracing event, the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate Racing Festival.

Legendary SA trainer Millard dies

2019-11-25 14:57

Legendary South African trainer Terrance Millard has died at the age of 89.

Melbourne Cup-winning trainer charged with animal cruelty

2019-10-09 06:47

Melbourne Cup-winning Australian trainer Darren Weir was charged with animal cruelty offences for possessing electronic devices used to shock horses into running faster.

Top horse failed drug test before Triple Crown triumph - report

2019-09-12 07:09

Justify, the colt that swept to US racing's Triple Crown in 2018, failed a drug test before that year's Kentucky Derby and shouldn't have been eligible to race.

Shock Durban July scratching Hawwaam suspended

2019-07-08 16:57

Shock Durban July scratching Hawwaam is reported to be back in fine health, but will have to undergo some reschooling and also sit out a suspension.

Super Saturday of sport!

2019-07-05 13:38

Rugby, cricket, soccer, cycling, horseracing, tennis and much more ... die-hard sports fans would have had Saturday July 6 circled in the calendar for some time now.

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