Carded Runners

Vaal - Tuesday 21 August 2018

9 Man In Motion

9 Robusto

Vaal Classic - Thursday 23 August 2018

2 Miyoshi

2 Zeal And Zest

3 Elusive Moon Scratched

6 Musette

8 Ration My Passion


Horses & Shares for Sale

Horses and Shares for Sale - Gary Alexander Racing Stables


Gutsy win By Zeal & Zest!
Gutsy win By Zeal & Zest!

It was all against Zeal & Zest!... this race over 2000m was run at such a sedate pace on Vaal inside track, that the field literally cantered and sprinted. This is not ideal for horses with stamina, but under a good ride from Sherman Brown who deputised for Mark Khan who was booked off ill, Brown got Zeal & Zest out early in the straight and got him going, this was the major factor that won him the race. Zeal & Zest is coming back to his best and it should pay to follow him in the new season. Congratulations to owners; Pravin Chetty, Sunil Mungaroo, Adrian Giuricich, Darren Simpson, Brian Seggar & Gary Alexander. Zeal & Zest was bred by Summerhill Stud.

Top Of The Class!
Top Of The Class!

Top Shot won his seventh race at Turffontein Racecourse on Saturday 14 July 2018 over 2000m and the manner in which he won suggests that he still has more wins in the tank. Apprentice Denis Schwarz did duty for Mark Khan who was sidelined because of a suspension. Congratulations to owners; Jo & Bruce Gardner, Greg Sadie & Mark Khan. Top Shot was a fifty thousand rand purchase and was bred by Summerhill Stud.

Smart Saragon Scores In Style!
Smart Saragon Scores In Style!

Saragon won a competitive Pinnacle plate for Fillies and Mares in style over 1600m on July day at Turffontein Racecourse. Competently ridden by up and coming apprentice Denis Schwarz, he had Saragon well placed throughout the race and produced her at the right time to win going away. Congratulations to winning owners Ashleigh Venter and Simon & Michelle  Jeffery.

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