The Sean Tarry-trained Caralluma

Anything Goes – Favourite for the Thekwini

PUBLISHED: August 12, 2020

David Thiselton THE promising Stuart Pettigrew-trained three-year-old Var filly Anything Goes has been entered for both the Grade 1 Thekwini Stakes and Grade 1 Premier’s Champions Stakes on WSB Gold Cup day August 29 and has drawn well in both. The unbeaten Varsfontein Stud-bred filly is out of unplaced Parade Leader mare Dance Domain, who […]

Andrew Harrison

Hollywoodbets Greyville Poly Wednesday 12 August – Comments by Andrew Harrison

PUBLISHED: August 11, 2020

RACE 1: 8 ZIVA LA WINTER   1 PURPLE POWAHOUSE   7 MONSOON   9 SILVANO’S TIMER PREVIEW: ZIVA LA WINTER (8) took on strong feature company last start. He has shown some ability and can go close in this line-up. PURPLE POWAHOUSE (1) shows consistent form. Poly debut but meets a weak field. MONSOON (7) makes his […]

Diamondsandpearls set to sparkle

PUBLISHED: August 8, 2020

Andrew Harrison THE racing season officially ended on the last day of July but thanks to the now notorious virus lock-down, the running of the Vodacom Durban July was delayed by a month and there has been a further four-week hiatus between the July and the World Sports Betting Gold Cup meeting to be held […]

Mfanelo Zooms Home

PUBLISHED: August 5, 2020

Andrew Harrison MOST jockeys battle to keep their weight in check. For apprentice Mfanelo Zuma it is a battle to put weight on. He arrived at the South African Jockey Academy weighing a little over 40kg and has been on a diet to boost his weight. He now goes to scale at 48kg so put […]

Sands gearing up for Gold Cup day

PUBLISHED: August 5, 2020

David Thiselton Rainbow Bridge pulled up from the Vodacom Durban July with a slight knee niggle so will be monitored before a decision is made about him defending his Grade 1 Champions Cup crown on Gold Cup day, 29 August. His Eric Sands-trained stablemates Golden Ducat and Driving Miss Daisy are on track for the […]