Forbes fabulous five-timer

PUBLISHED: November 16, 2014

David Thiselton
Alec Forbes rode a magnificent five-timer at Greyville’s rescheduled polytrack meeting yesterday including the Denis Bosch-trained Cherry Tripper (pictured). Forbes rode two for Bosch, two for Alistair Gordon and one for Wendy Whitehead. Warren Kennedy rode a double for Mike de Kock.

Royal Colours

Bellicosity may have the edge

PUBLISHED: November 14, 2014

David Thiselton
Greyville has a polytrack double header this weekend, tonight and Sunday respectively, and there look to be one or two decent opportunities for punters.

Inside draw for Alexis

PUBLISHED: November 14, 2014

Brett Crawford, who won the inaugural running of the Lanzerac Ready To Run Stakes with Captain America, is back with an equally exciting prospect in the Dynasty filly, Alexis and he was well pleased when she drew barrier two.

Miss Frankel (Liesl King)

‘Miss Frankel’ and mom arrive home

PUBLISHED: November 13, 2014

THE team at Avontuur Estate were ecstatic last week when SA champion sprinter Val De Ra  arrived home safely with her super Frankel foal in tow, from the Quarantine Facility at Drakenstein where she spent the last month. Mom and little ‘Miss Frankel’ are now settling in happily with other mares and foals in the […]

Captain America - Wayne Marks

Captain and Futura working well

PUBLISHED: November 13, 2014

BRETT Crawford will give both Champions Cup winner Futura and Captain America (pictured) their first runs of the season in the Green Point Stakes at Kenilworth on Saturday week. He said: “Futura is doing well and he will run even from his bad draw (17). Captain America has taken his gelding really well and has […]