Crawford Racing Blog

Peter Muscutt and Crawford – together again

Peter Muscutt joins Crawford Racing to look after Durban string. Mark van Deventer One of Brett Crawford’s first jobs trying to break into the racing game was working with trainer Brian Muscutt in Harare...

SUNMET 2017- AN AWESOME RESULT FOR CRAWFORD RACING

Africa’s Richest Race-day featuring the Sun Met, three other Grade 1 contests and big money incentive races showcased premium quality thoroughbreds competing under ideal conditions at Kenilworth on Saturday. High powered sponsors Sun, Investec,...

Hat-trick For Crawford Racing

Crawford Racing added another three winners to a growing seasonal tally when Bold Respect, Make It Raine and Bobby Dazzler got the job done at Kenilworth on Saturday. Stable representative Search Party also managed...

Whisky Wins Peninsula H’cap Gr2

Whisky Baron powered past front-running Milton in deep stretch to win the Peninsula Handicap, prompting the handicappers to raise his merit rating up to 110 and confirm his position as a serious candidate for...

Queen’s Plate Festival of Racing preview

L’Ormarins Queens Plate Festival preview Mark van Deventer Horse racing fans will savour quality festival cards come Friday and Saturday with the running of the L’Ormarins Queens Plate and Maine Chance Farms Paddock Stakes,...

GUINEAS 2016

Grand Parade 2016 Cape Guineas Profiles. Mark van Deventer Trainer Brett Crawford has two participants and a reserve runner for the Grand Parade Cape Guineas Grade 1 over 1600m at Kenilworth this Saturday. It...

Crawford bags another three winners

Crawford’s win fest continues… Mark van Deventer Crawford Racing are sustaining an in-form spell stretching from early October, and they swept another three strong races at Kenilworth on Saturday. Sail South and Search Party...

Nebula dazzles in Algoa Cup

NEBULA DAZZLES IN THE ALGOA CUP MARK VAN DEVENTER In a canny move Brett Crawford spotted an opportunity to sneak merit rated 90 Nebula as a light weight into the Grade 3 Algoa Cup,...