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12 August 2020, Wednesday Greyville
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News and Views

The Turffontein Racecourse

Sunday, 02 August 2020

Today's racing is at Turffontein. But did you know that Turffontein has a rich history?

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Saturday, 25 July 2020

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Friday, 24 July 2020

Hollywoodbets, Gold Circle and Tellytrack are proud to bring you the official Vodacom Durban July 2020 Preview Panel show, this show which includes four-time Vodacom Durban July winning trainers Mike de Kock and Justin Snaith, four-time Vodacom Durban July winning jockey Anthony Depelch, and 2019/20 South African Champion Jockey-elect Warren Kennedy. The show is hosted by presenter Deez Dayanand.

Current betting* for the Vodacom Durban July courtesy of Hollywoodbets:

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Friday, 24 July 2020


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How to find the winner of the Durban July

Thursday, 16 July 2020

This is a short video on how to use Formgrids to find your own selection in the Durban July - John Sweet

View the Durban July card here.

Remember, the Durban July is on 25 July.

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Entries for Vodacom Durban July

Wednesday, 15 July 2020

What better way to start your studying for the Vodacom Durban July than to view the entries on Formgrids.

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Weights for the Vodacom Durban July

Friday, 10 July 2020

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The weights for the 2020 Grade 1 Vodacom Durban July were published.

Grade 3 Cup Trial winner CAPOEIRA was supplemented at the last access stage for the big race.

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Vodacom Durban July Scratchings

Friday, 10 July 2020

HAWWAAM has been scratched from the Vodacom Durban July.

Two other horses who were in the top 20 on the last July log, SNAPSCAN and LADY OF STEEL, have also been scratched.

See the full list in the full article.

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Jockey Lyle Hewitson won't ride in Durban July

Friday, 10 July 2020

Joe Soma Racing has announced that due to unforeseen circumstances on Drakenstein-sponsored jockey Lyle Hewitson’s side, he will not be able to honour his riding engagement on Got The Greenlight in the Vodacom Durban July on 25 July.

The Soma stable report that all is not lost though as they have their old friend Muzi Yeni aboard Got The Greenlight.

“We hope that this doesn’t have major ramifications on the betting, but we felt that it was best to let the punters know the situation,” said a Soma Racing spokesman in a media release published early on Friday.

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Durban July to be raced behind closed doors

Monday, 06 July 2020

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Written by : Warren Lenferna

Durban – Horse racing fans can take heart that the 2020 Vodacom Durban July will take place this year, but as a broadcast-only event behind closed doors.

Vodacom and Gold Circle have confirmed a joint commitment to run Africa’s Greatest Horseracing Event, but under the strictest adherence to all government health protocols surrounding COVID-19.

“Gold Circle, together with the ongoing support of the company’s valued sponsor Vodacom, is fully committed to running the 2020 Vodacom Durban July. Sadly, given the reality of the present circumstances, the race meeting will be staged behind closed doors and without spectators,” said Gold Circle CEO Michel Nairac.

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