Gulf Storm shades Gauteng raider Moofeed in a tight finish
Phillipi trainer Brett Crawford scored a promising sprint feature success with the Sail From Seattle 4yo Gulf Storm who beat the Gauteng challenger Moofeed to win the R135 000 Listed In Full Flight Handicap at Scottsville on Sunday.
Solar Star has Dynamic well beaten win The Sledgehammer
The scintillating form shown by Dean Kannemeyer’s string since moving into Summerveld for their maiden Champions Season onslaught continued at Scottsville on Sunday when the Kahal gelding Solar Star scored his first feature victory when beating some decent sorts in the R135 000 Listed The Sledgehammer.
Tony McCoy with his wife Chanelle and children Eve and Archie as he waits to be presented with the Champion Jockey’s Trophy at Sandown. Photograph: Tom Jenkins for the Observer
Fittingly, for a man whose epic achievements in the saddle have more than a whiff of Hollywood about them, the greatest jump jockey of all time, AP McCoy, rode off into the sunset on Saturday on a horse called Box Office.
Craig Zackey – Gr1 and a Gr2 winner!
Apprentice Craig Zackey rounded off the biggest day of his short career to date when he steered J’s Outsider to a shock win in the R500 000 Gr2 Gold Bowl to bring the curtain down on the 2015 Champions Day at Turffontein on Saturday.