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Mauritius living a historical moment after Wakashio oil spill disaster and local government perceived inactions and complete failure on prevention and post-event lack of competency to manage the situation. Also, perceived lack of transparency and severe democratic

Support to counter the Coronavirus

A different analysis of Manuel Nunes ride on Rap Attack

Top jockey Nunes has been heavily fined for having pushed wide Amar Sewdyal (his ex-employer and Rap Attack’s previous yard) runner Brillant Crimson in the back straight at the 800 metres mark (no bend). In our opinion,

Jockey Manoel Nunes hits three

Top Jockey Manoel Nunes hits three wins in today’s meeting with GUNSTON, RAP ATTACK and ALL ABOARD. With a clean record and an unusual trainer-jockey approach, his professional talent and integrity have certainly to be reconognised. He

Maiden Cup review

We have finally come to the most important Group 1 race of the season with defending title runner Enaad atempting a record three times in-a-row win. Here is our pre-race analysis. Pace : Slow to good in

Unconvincing ride by Piere Strydom

A disappointing and unconvincing ride by top jockey Piere Strydom who failed on a quite obvious winner Man From Seattle. Stipes Report : “On inquiry, jockey Strydom was found guilty of a breach of the provisions of

Opera Royal lands in the main event as expected

Photo : MTC Again a very good performance from Opera Royal brilliantly ridden by jockey Manuel Munes. He followed initially relatively close to the leaders before making his move at 700 metres, taking all necessary measures in


(Photo : Convincing victory of KAPTEINSPANDISEILE (tipped here) in the race 7 under G.D.Aucharuz jockeyship. After a good first outing where he followed wide all the way, his stable managed to keep on good form for

What a finish by Xanthus

A flying finish by Xanthus (tipped here) with jockey Bardottier on board. Despite being badly bumped 200m in straight, he managed to settle again to beat Cyber Special on the line which have be followed on next

Getting ready for the new season

The MTC and racegoers are getting to welcome the new season 2019. With some new quality acquisitions namely for Perdrau and Maingard stables and new breeding sires which have still to be tested in Mauritius. Some interesting