Category: Horse Racing

More Grade 1’s for Brett Crawford and his Team

Mark van Deventer Crawford Racing’s three Grade 1 winners, Lady of the House, Edict of Nantes and Captain America feature prominently on the highlights reel as the stable is enjoying highly productive months toting...

Captain America taken out of 2017 Durban July

After discussions with the owners of Captain America, winner of the Gold Challenge over the weekend at Greyville, Crawford Racing has decided to withdraw their Group 1 winning star from the Durban July handicap....

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...