Rural Horse Racing results

Rural Horse Racing

On Sunday, 12 May, another successful rural horse racing event was hosted by Imizamoyabeli Rural Horse Riding Association at Kwanobhongo and the following horses and their owners were victorious.

Race 1 grade 9: With 21 horses competing, the race was split into two. Grade 9 A: First and second place were taken by two horses that are owned by Mr Mhlukumezi and in third place was a horse owned by Mr Gonondo.

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These three horses could not wait to take part in the day’s events

All three received cash prizes. Grade 9 B: Majazi won for Mr Hlatshwayo of Etsheni, Jesica came in second for Mr Mhlongo of Mabola and Mahawukela came in third for Mr Hlatshwayo of Etsheni.

Cash prizes were won by all three. Race 3 grade 8: Umlabalaba won for Mr Hlatswayo of Etsheni, Makhekhe came in second place for Mr Nkosi of Kwanobhongo and Phenduka came in third for Mr Lukhele of Dirkiesdorp.

Cash prizes were won by all three. Race 4 grade 6 and 7: Parliament won the race for Mr Ndaba of Kwanobhongo, in second place was Shintshimshovo for Mr Nkosi of Kwanobhongo and Khuzani came in third for Mr Nkosi of Jandrever. Cash prizes were won by all three.


On Sunday, 19 May 2019, yet another successful horse racing event took place at Endlozini Entombe.

The results were as follows: Race 1 Grade 10: This race was won by Basket owned by Mr Hadebe of Simakade, he won a cash prize. In second place was Imantshi owned by Mr Masondo of Entombe, he won a cash prize. In third place was Umoya owned by Mr Shabangu, of Esimakade.

Rural Horse Racing in Piet RetiefRace 2 Grade 9: In first place was Umatatazela owned by Mr Masondo, of Entombe, in second position was Umthwalo owned by Mr Shandu. In third place was Izinkinga owned by Mr Kunene of Entombe. Each of them received a cash prize. Race 3 Grade 8: This race was won by July owned by Mr Nkambule, of Ntombe.

In second place was Income owned by Mr Nqotheni. In third place was Fleshskwat owned by Mr Mazibuko Ejikagogo. Race 4 Grade 7: This race was won by Thandungbona owned by Mr Mtshali. In second place was Khuzani owned by Mr Nqotheni and in third place was Delmas owned by Mr Nqotheni.

Race 5 Grade 6: In first place was Indabaigqitshiwe owned by Mr Masondo, of Entombe. In second place was Joridan owned by Mr Hadebe and in third place was Thuthuka owned by Mr Nqotheni. Congratulations to the winners!