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WIN: L'Ormarins Queen’s Plate tickets!

2017-11-08 13:26

Sport24 are giving away two sets of double L'Ormarins Queen’s Plate Stud Club tickets to the 2018 event at Kenilworth racecourse!

The woman taking charge in SA’s horse racing industry

2017-07-04 09:19

From jockeys to racehorse owners, the global horse racing industry is often regarded as a man’s world.

Fashion dominates Africa's biggest horse race

2017-07-01 20:10

Combining high fashion with sport, nearly 50 000 racegoers marked the 120th anniversary of Africa's biggest horse race on Saturday at a packed course in Durban.

Super Rugby meets Durban July

2017-06-30 08:52

Super Rugby came face to face with the Durban July when the respective captains of the Sharks and Bulls visited the Summerveld Training Centre.

KZN economy braces for Durban July boom

2017-06-21 13:45

As tens of thousands of racing fans prepare to pour into Durban for the Durban July, the regional economy is set to savour a R260m injection.

Whisky Baron wins Sun Met in style

2017-01-28 22:32

Brett Crawford saddled his third winner in the Cape’s flagship race when the Australian-bred Whisky Baron won the R5 million Sun Met.

Glitz, glamour and gallops ready to rock Cape Town

2017-01-20 12:59

The most anticipated social and prestigious equestrian event on the South African calendar is ready to rock Cape Town.

Dettori heads for Sun Met as final field finalised

2017-01-17 08:55

Legendary jockey Frankie Dettori will ride Durban July winner The Conglomerate for trainer Joey Ramsden in the R5 million Sun Met.

Strong field lines up for L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate

2016-12-29 14:29

An 11-horse field for the 2017 renewal of the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate at Kenilworth Racecourse has been revealed.

New Zealand jockey killed in racing fall

2016-12-18 09:08

A New Zealand female jockey died in a racing accident with two of her children reported to be at the meeting to watch her ride.

 

Usain Bolt to host 2018 Sun Met

2017-11-03 13:40

Olympic sprinting legend Usain Bolt will be hosting Africa’s Richest Race Day, the Sun Met, in late January 2018 at Kenilworth racecourse.

Marinaresco storms to victory in Durban July

2017-07-02 01:36

Marinaresco defied carrying the heaviest weight to race to a spectacular win under Bernard Fayd'Herbe in the R4.25 million Durban July.

Durban July ready to weave its spell

2017-06-30 09:03

Greyville Racecourse is gearing up for another capacity crowd as the 121st edition of the Durban July attracts punters and fashion lovers from around the country.

Punters, fashionistas spellbound by The Gallops

2017-06-22 12:31

A big crowd of die-hard punters, socialites and fashionistas converged on Greyville Racecourse for the traditional Durban July Gallops.

Sydney to host 'world's richest turf race'

2017-02-01 11:33

Sydney is set to host the world's richest turf race in prize money, surpassing the Melbourne Cup for the high-stakes honour.

Frankie Dettori arrives for Sun Met

2017-01-27 10:07

Legendary jockey Frankie Dettori has arrived in South Africa ahead of Saturday's richest raceday at Kenilworth racecourse.

Barrier draw for Sun Met confirmed

2017-01-19 13:16

Favourite Legal Eagle will start from barrier No 9 in the R5 million Sun Met at Kenilworth Racecourse following the draw ceremony.

Sun Met: A blend of racing and style

2017-01-16 16:05

The Sun Met celebrated with Mumm is the event that the “who’s who” of SA's social hierarchy regard as an affair not to be missed on their annual social calendar.

Legal Eagle to defend L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate title

2016-12-24 17:21

There are 14 other horses who will attempt to dethrone Legal Eagle at the first stage of entries for the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate.

L'Ormarins Queen's Plate purse upped

2016-12-16 14:13

The L'Ormarins Queen's Plate grand purse has been upped from R1 million to R1.5 million.

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