Keep calm and Carry On with Alice

18 January 2016 - 02:09 By Mike Moon

Some of the greatest names in South African horse racing are on the racecard this weekend. Would you believe Sea Cottage and London News? Racing fans of a certain age will vividly remember a Saturday morning in 1997 when the race caller in Hong Kong yelled out from our tellies: "It's London News! He's every bit as good as they said he was!"As the first South African horse to run outside the country in decades, London News beating the best in the world and smashing a course record at Sha Tin in t...

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