Link Man – Toreador’s only Gr1 winner to date. That could change on Saturday
One of the most interestingly bred horses at Saturday’s Scottsville Festival Of Speed meeting will be the Dominic Zaki-trained Prospect Strike, who displayed his class on debut when waltzing in by 12,75 lengths over 1200m on the Vaal turf.
Linngari (Indian Ridge (IRE) – Lidakiya (IRE))
For most racing aficionados, the weekends are “TV time” for the marquee events of the sport. Yet ever since Mike de Kock ventured upon his pioneering conquests of the riches of Dubai, Thursday evenings have become a summer “ritual” for South African fans.
The late Billy Steele
It is with a heavy heart that we heard of the sudden passing of Billy Steele, writes Rodney Dunn, Honorary Life Vice-President of Western Province Racing.
Everyone in racing in the Western Province wish to pay tribute to a really ‘good guy’- a friendly, well mannered gentleman who was well respected by all who knew him.