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Pre-race comments Fairview 19 December 2014
All About The Dash 
Event: Race 9, Novice Plate
Distance: 1400m
Pre-race Comments: He is drawn well and running over his best trip. He is well in himself and with a decent ride, he should be competitive.
Pre-race comments Kenilworth 20 December 2014
Ernie 
Event: Race 1, Maiden Plate
Distance: 800m
Pre-race Comments: The first baby race of […]

Turffontein & Kenilworth Runner Comments

Pre-race comments Turffontein 16 December 2014
Baksteen
Event: Race 3, Maiden Plate
Distance: 1400m
Pre-race Comments: His work is very good and we are hoping for a very big run from him.

Heart Warming
Event: Race 5, FM 80 Handicap (F & M)
Distance: 1000m
Pre-race Comments: Her first start on the Highveld at the Vaal was not her best. She seems to […]

4 Race Meetings, 16 Runners – View Our Results

Pre-race comments Fairview 12 December 2014
Badger’s Trail – 4th
Event: Race 3, Merit Rated 65 Handicap
Distance: 2400m
Pre-race Comments: His last run should be ignored. He is well in himself and his work leading up to race has been good, so we are hoping for improved performance. He needs to be dropped out and given a quiet […]

Results – Kenilworth, 10 December

Results – Kenilworth 10 December 2014
 

Spirit of Hamilton – 3rd
Event: Race 8, Maiden Plate
Distance: 1200m
Pre-race Comments:
We had a small set back with him after his last run. He seems to be ok now so he should have an each way chance here.

1ST 3 Casual Fan
2ND 1 Saint Donan
3RD 2 Spirit Of Hamilton
4TH 17 Trouble Maker

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Bass flyer has matured into a cracking sprinter

- Sporting Post

Mike Bass’ high-class Jet Master mare Fly By Night demonstrated her credentials as a mixed sex Gr1 winner when she proved too strong for the younger Mike De Kock-trained speedster Alboran Sea to win the R400 000 Tony Taberer Gr2 Southern Cross Stakes in fine style at Kenilworth on Saturday.

The 3yo Alboran […]

What A Winter foals very impressive:

If ever a stallion upgraded himself through his foals it’s this triple champion sprinter. What A Winter is a damn good looking horse and his reputation as one of the most fluent movers is well known. He was always a good looker and has let down into a magnificent hunk of muscle.

He has thrown those […]

Weekend Results at Kenilworth

Results – Kenilworth 6 December 2014
 

Fly By Night – 1st
Event: 5, Race Southern Cross Stakes (WFA) (Grade 2)
Distance: 1000m
Pre-race Comments: She comes off a good first run back last time and she will have come on well with this run. Although best over 1200m, she should be the horse to beat here.

1ST 2 Fly By Night
2ND […]

RESULTS – Turffontein & Kenilworth

Pre-race comments Turffontein 2 December 2014
Alascan Maiden 
Event: Race 7, Merit Rated 72 Handicap
Distance: 1400m
Pre-race Comments: Her work is very good and she is well at present. Although she carries a fair weight here, the field doesn’t appear to be too strong and she should be a big runner here.

Our Jet 2nd
Event: Race 8, FM 88 […]

Jeppe’s Reef retires

Canon Gold Cup winner Jeppe’s Reef has been officially retired from racing. The seven-year-old son of Jallad was one of the great soldiers in the Bass stable. He always gave his very best in his races and was a perfect gentleman in every respect, a real pleasure to train.

Jeppe’s Reef achieved 6 wins and scored […]

MEDIA ALERT: LQP 2014 Winners Prepare for 2015

The L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate 2014 winners prepare for next running

On Saturday 10 January 2015, one of the most successful jockeys in South African history, Karl Nesius, will return to Kenilworth Racecourse with premier thoroughbred, Cape Town Noir, to defend their 2014 title at the Cape’s foremost equestrian event and the first Major of 2015, the […]

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