Snaith plea ‘for the good of racing’

PUBLISHED: May 1, 2014

Justin Snaith has made a request for trainers to come to the party in solving a countrywide problem whereby races don’t stand up due to a lack of acceptors and he has done it “for the good of racing.”

Paolo earns crack at Winter Guinea

PUBLISHED: April 30, 2014

Justin Snaith has decided to run Easter Monday winner Paolo in the Tekkie Town Winter Guineas at Kenilworth on Sunday rather than travel him to Port Elizabeth for the more valuable East Cape Derby a week later.

Captain hard to oppose in KRA Guineas

PUBLISHED: April 30, 2014

The Gr 2 KRA Guineas to be run at the opening meeting of the Champions Season at Greyville on Saturday has only seen ten horses standing their ground, while the Gr 2 KRA Fillies Guineas and Gr 2 Independent On Saturday Drill Hall Stakes have both attracted full fields of 12 plus three reserve runners.

Vercingetorix, Sanshaawes not disgraced

PUBLISHED: April 30, 2014

Jockey Anthony Delpech felt that Vercingetorix could not have done better in the Gr 1 HK$ 14 million QE II Cup over 2 000m at Sha Tin in Hong Kong on Sunday, where he finished a 2,25 length third behind the John Moore-trained stable mates Designs On Rome and Military Attack.

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2014 Vodacom Durban July

PUBLISHED: April 29, 2014

The first round of entries for the 2014 Vodacom Durban July were announced on April 17 at the media launch of Champions Season which took place at Greyville racecourse.