The grass racing surface at Durbanville Racecourse in Cape Town is being totally refurbished in a major project that will bring significant benefits to horses and riders.
The project began in November and is expected to be completed by the end of March early April next year.
The duel we’re all waiting for seems to be playing itself out with Legal Eagle and Marinaresco both finding themselves at the top of the handicapper’s log for the Sun Met, celebrated with G.H. Mumm at Kenilworth on 28 January.
The Sceptre Stakes has always had a touch of class about it and this year even more so with the news that luxury jeweller Cartier has taken on the sponsorship of this Grade Two contest as part of the Summer Of Champions in the Western Cape.