Gr1 Rothmans Durban July Handicap

4 Jul 1987

Twenty-five years of the Rothman’s July Handicap and what a silver jubilee it was – the best attendance in many years, tote figures on the day and the race itself setting new marks, a classy field and to crown it all, victory to a three-year-old for the first time since Yataghan way back in 1973.  […]

Gr1 Daily News 2000

6 Jun 1987
1987 Gr1 Daily News 2000

  While boasting an enviable seven-for-seven record, Bush Telegraph had yet to prove himself over a bit of ground. This opportunity came in the Daily News 2000 Gr1 and with SA Derby winner Pedometer in the field, it was expected that he would be truly tested. So much so, that it was the Derby winner […]

Beating The Drum

Bush Telegraph remains unbeaten

5 Jul 1986

Unbeaten Gr1 winner Bush Telegraph, at 5/2, leaves odds-on favourite Cowdray Park for dust to seal the Champion 2yo title