The Hollywood Syndicate has had 11 winners in April 2023, including our fourth SA Grade 1 winner with ISIVUNGUVUNGU in the Jonsson Workwear Computaform Sprint. Learn more about the winners below, and the latest news to happen during the month.
April 2023 Winners: 11
30/04 – KITCHAKAL
29/04 – ISIVUNGUVUNGU (Grade 1 – Jonsson Workwear Computaform Sprint)
22/04 – KUPHOLIWE
17/04 – TEATRO
14/04 – CLIFF TOP (NBT – Fairview Flying Five)
12/04 – MAGWINYA
10/04 – PHAKA IMALI
10/04 – WHITE CEDAR
03/04 – HOPE IS POWER
03/04 – BLACKWHITEDYNAMITE
02/04 – SHANTASTIC (Grade 3 – Umzimkhulu Stakes)
RECENT HIGHLIGHTS – APRIL 2023
April 30th, 2023
421 – KITCHAKAL showed a good turn of foot at the right time to win Race 8 at Hollywoodbets Scottsville over 1600m this afternoon. He was given a perfect ride by Sean Veale and is now a two-time winner. He is trained by Hollywoodbets-sponsored trainer Duncan Howells and is bred by Wilgerbosdrift and Mauritzfontein.
April 29th, 2023
420 – ISIVUNGUVUNGU wins the Grade 1 Jonsson Workwear Computaform Sprint in fantastic style at Turffontein Racecourse this afternoon. He was given a confident ride by Winning Form-sponsored jockey Richard Fourie who has now won three Graded races today. Well done to Hollywoodbets-sponsored trainer Peter Muscutt on an amazing training feat and to the breeders Narrow Creek Stud who bred the beautiful son of What A Winter. A big well done to Brand Ambassador Odwa Ndungane who named Isivunguvungu. Well Done Team!
April 22nd, 2023
419 – The Hollywood Syndicate hits the trifecta in the 1st race at Hollywoodbets Greyville! KUPHOLIWE wins under a great ride by Sean Veale. The son of William Longsword is trained by Peter Muscutt and bred by Klawervlei Stud. In 2nd was THISISWHATITMEANS, and 3rd was MIA’S ATHENA.
April 17th, 2023
418 – TEATRO ran on powerfully to win Race 6 over 1200m on the Fairview polytrack this afternoon. He was given a perfect ride by Winning Form-sponsored jockey Richard Fourie and is now a two-time winner. The son of Oratorio is trained by Alan Greeff and is bred by Ridgemont Highlands.
April 14th, 2023
417 – CLIFF TOP wins the Non-Black Type Fairview Flying Five with ease this afternoon. He showed good speed under Winning Form-sponsored jockey Richard Fourie and notches up his fifth career victory. He is trained by Alan Greeff and is bred by Ridgemont Highlands.
April 12th, 2023
416 – MAGWINYA wins the first race over 1000m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack this afternoon. He bounced out the gates well, showed good speed and kept finding to hold all challengers at bay under Sporting Post-sponsored jockey Athandiwe Mgudlwa. The son of William Longsword is trained by Hollywoodbets-sponsored Gary Rich and is bred by Mr L MF Wernars.
April 10th, 2023
415 – PHAKA IMALI wins a game race over 1200m on the Hollywoodbets Greyville Polytrack to notch up his second career victory in Race 3. He was ridden by Ashton Arries and is bred by Clifton Stud. The win secured the Hollywood Syndicate a fantastic double for the day.
April 10th, 2023
414 – WHITE CEDAR went from gun to tape to win over 1200m in Race 2 on the Hollywoodbets Greyville Polytrack. He was given a perfect ride by Sporting Post-sponsored jockey Tristan Godden. The son of Bold Silvano is now a 5-time winner. He was bred by Rous Bros.
April 3rd, 2023
413 – HOPE IS POWER wins Race 6 over 1200m and gives the Syndicate a double at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. The Syndicate completed the exacta with Purple Operator finishing second. The son of Soft Falling Rain was ridden to victory by Rachel Venniker and is a now a three-time winner. He is trained by Gareth van Zyl and is bred by Wilgerbosdrift and Mauritzfontein.
April 3rd, 2023
412 – BLACKWHITEDYNAMITE wins Race 5 over 1400m on the Hollywoodbets Greyville polytrack this afternoon. He was given a perfect ride by Sporting Post-sponsored jockey Tristan Godden to notch up his fourth career victory. The son of What A Winter is trained by Hollywoodbets-sponsored Peter Muscutt and is bred by Hemel ‘N Aarde Stud.
April 2nd, 2023
411 – SHANTASTIC wins the Grade 3 Umzimkhulu Stakes over 1400m at Hollywoodbets Greyville this afternoon. The daughter of Rafeef was given a confident ride by Winning Form-sponsored jockey Keagan de Melo and won with ease. She is trained by Dean Kannemeyer and is bred by Wilgerbosdrift and Mauritzfontein. Well Done Team!