Horse race results

Horse race results
Some spectacular horse racing occurred on 24 June and 1 July

The Imizamoyabeli Rural Horse Race Association hosted another successful horse racing event on Sunday, 24 June, in the Donkerhoek area.

Congratulations to Mr Hlatshwayo’s horse Diamond, from Etsheni at KwaNgema, who won R5 000 for first place in the grade 7 category.

Thank you to Mr T.R. Mabuza for the sponsorship of the prize money. The Grade 6 race was won by Mr Shabalala’s horse, Umenzi, from Heyshope Dam. The Grade 5 race was also won by Mr Shabalala’s horse, Izulu Elimnyama. Congratulations!

On Sunday, 1 July, the Imizamoyabeli Rural Horse Riding Association had an event where they celebrated Mr Jekeniysai Maseko’s 100th birthday whilst he enjoyed a day filled with spectacular racing.

Congratulations to the winners of the following categories: Race 1, grade 9: Mr Mnisi’s horse Sibovu, from Daggakraal, was victorious. Race 2, grade 8 and Race 3, grade 7: Mr Hlatshwayo’s horse, 1818, from KwaNgema, won race 2, grade 8 and his horse, Utalagu, won race 3, grade 7. Race 4, grade 6: Mr Nkambule’s horse, Imfene Mavovo, from Ntababusuku, won. Race 5, grade 5: Congratulations to Mr Maseko’s horse, Umzansi, who came first.