Racing News

October 23, 2019

Oratorio Hitting High Notes

Avontuur Thoroughbred Farm’s triple G1 winning sire Oratorio, whose progeny have been firing on all cylinders in South Africa of late, made international news on Sunday, […]
October 21, 2019


The quality of thoroughbred sold off Bloodstock South Africa’s annual Cape Yearling Sale was once again highlighted this weekend, when former Cape Sale graduate Blackball landed […]
October 20, 2019

Gr1 News For Horse Chestnut And Flying The Flag From Ascot

Deceased South African champion, and Triple Crown winner, Horse Chestnut (Fort Wood) confirmed his status as a top-class broodmare sire when Star Catcher justified her place […]
October 17, 2019

Mauritzfontein Champion Foals!

Mauritzfontein have reported that star chestnut Gr1 winning mare, Nother Russia, has foaled a Querari filly. Purchased by Jehan Malherbe on behalf of Mauritzfontein, for R550 […]
October 13, 2019

Crawford and Ridgemont Highlands Celebrate 1000th win

Brett Crawford marked his 19 years of training horses with the milestone of his 1000th winner at Durbanville on Saturday, courtesy of the Dynasty colt, Bag Of Tricks. […]