Jennie details her writing journey as she faces more uphills which force her to question if the pen is really mighter than the sword.
We are in awe of the luminaries of public life and, to placate the local gods, we readily genuflect at the altar of expediency.
Abashiri, French Navy look best in London News Stakes.
Rain could have impact on fitness of Vaal runners.
If he doesn’t win, don’t expect to see many dry eyes in the no 1 box.
Piere sees two strong bankers in Vaal Pick 6.

Somewhere over the rainbow

The Rainbow Nation does exist.

Piere is aboard Finchatton

New Predator is the horse with the best form and a good draw.

Charity Mile build-up begins

Jockeys delighted with the repairs done to the Vaal Classic track.

Three bankers in the Pick 6

Repaired courses get the thumbs up from the jockeys.

Hard time to find winners

Build up a kitty for the day with a bet on Ossetra in Race 1

Jury out on Vaal draw bias

New Predator, Matador Man weighted to fight it out

Draw a huge factor in Heritage

Amazing Strike formlines hold the key to Grand Heritage.

In Conversation chat hits new audience

Only To Win looks best bet on Turffontein card.

Move to Turffontein is ideal

Silver Scooter can get punters off to a good start in Race 2.

Polytrack needed in Gauteng

Time off did the necessary job.

Stable support key for jocks

Some good bets on today’s Turffontein card.

Captain to lead the charge

Krambambuli looks hard to beat in Gold Cup.

Some good bets at Festival

Well-drawn September Bloom looks the banker on Turffontein card.

July day a ‘strike out’ for Piere

Disaster: Objection, suspension and injury makes the July, a meeting to forget.


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