16 Lucky entrants will be allocated a horse on Wednesday the 26th August 2020 by means of a draw.
All 16 entrants and their partners will be invited to attend The Gold Cup event at an all inclusive Hospitality Suite at Hollywood Bets Greyville Racecourse on 29th August 2020.
The winners will be decided by the placing of their horse in the race. Prizes will be the following:
First Prize : R10 000 Cash
Second Prize: R5 000 Cash
Third Prize: R2 500 Cash
Fourth Prize: R1 500 Cash
The Competition has now Closed! We will be going live on our social channels at 12:30 to do the lucky draw of the 16 Virtual owners. Stay tuned!
The Gold Cup, a grand and golden finale to the Champion’s Season takes place at Greyville Racecourse every July. The 100th running taking place in August this year due to Covid-19.
This is where the country’s leading thoroughbred marathon, the R400 000 World Sports Betting Gold Cup, heads a comprehensive programme of events. The 10-race meeting boasts no less than four Grade 1 events including the Grade 1 R425 000 World Sports Betting Champions Cup over 1 800m and the top weight-for-age speed event, the Grade 1 R425 000 World Sports Betting Mercury Sprint over 1 200m.The other two Grade 1 events are the R325 000 Premiers Champion Stakes and the R325 000 Thekwini Stakes, the final clashes over 1600m for the country’s top two-year-olds. The Grade 2 R 150 000 Kuda Gold Bracelet and the R150 000 Prosport International Debutante presented by Gagasi FM are for fillies and mares at weight-for-age with penalties while the R150 000 Epol Umkhomazi Stakes race is set weights over 1 200m for the juveniles.
With this combination of races, we have given the Gold Cup Event the fitting strapline Speed. Middle Distance. Stamina.
Encompassing all aspects of this Prestigious Day.