President Trump is now fake news reports the NHRA
Three days after The Racegoer page broke the story that the equine President Trump had been gelded South African racing’s ruling body decided it should act and demand the name be changed –by which time the news, together with Justin Snaith’s “vocal, unruly, unmanageable, a nightmare to work with” comments, had gone viral on social media and been taken up by newspapers all over the world.
Turffontein Inside track stages an eight race meeting on Tuesday and punters will need to tread wearily.
Turffontein is the place to be on Saturday as there are no fewer than six features races in a competitive ten race meeting.
The Vaal racecourse hosts a nine race meeting tomorrow, Thursday 9 March…
Gold Circle have announced the 2017 VDJ Theme
Colin’s last winner Mackdesi with Muzi Yeni up, winning last Friday at Greyville Racecourse (Photo credit: Gold Circle)
Trainer Colin Scott, the nephew of the late “Uncle George” Scott and the brother of Tellytrack CEO Rob Scott, died on Sunday night after a protracted battle against cancer.
The big question in the Gr 1 Betting World Cape Flying Championship on Saturday is whether the country’s highest rated sprinter Trip To Heaven will find the 1000m trip too sharp.
KwaZulu-Natal racing history will be made this coming weekend when Gold Circle stages the first ever three day racing carnival in the province giving racegoers a bonanza of exciting top-class thoroughbred action at Greyville and Scottsville – and a nibble into the big Sun Met meeting at Kenilworth on Saturday.
David Thiselton previews the racemeeting scheduled for the Vaal outside track on Thursday January 19…