Come the first Saturday in November, they’ll be running for near enough R50,000 a second when the gates slam open. That makes it the richest 85 seconds in African sport, and even the best of us couldn’t sniff at that.

R3.85 MILLION EMPERORS PALACE READY TO RUN CUP
Turffontein, Turf, 1400m | 1 November 2014

# Horse Sex Dr Kg MR Jockey Trainer
1 PIONEER SPIRIT C 5 58.0 92 K de Melo Gavin van Zyl
2 IWO JIMA C 14 58.0 90 S Randolph Gavin van Zyl
3 DREAMUPONADREAM G 4 58.0 89 A Delpech Mike de Kock
4 KINGMAMBO'S LEGACY G 7 58.0 88 W Marwing Mike de Kock
5 LAVA FLOW C 6 58.0 88 B Fayd'Herbe Mike de Kock
6 CAPTAIN'S ORDERS C 8 58.0 85 R Danielson Joey Ramsden
7 JOCK SILBERSTEIN G 2 58.0 85 P Strydom Joe Soma
8 THE ELMO EFFECT C 12 58.0 83 I Sturgeon Gary Alexander
9 SARATOGA DANCER C 1 58.0 78 S Veale Duncan Howells
10 RICH GIRL F 15 55.5 104 A Marcus Charles Laird
11 SILVER CLASS F 9 55.5 91 G Lerena Johan Janse Van Vuuren
12 BELLE SPUMANTE F 17 55.5 85 C Orffer Brett Crawford
13 KOSAVA F 16 55.5 84 R Simons Mike de Kock
14 RED STAR F 13 55.5 83 JP van der Merwe Mike Azzie
15 CHILI CHOCOLATE F 10 55.5 80 M Yeni Johan Janse Van Vuuren
16 TAMAANEE (AUS) F 3 55.5 80 S Khumalo Sean Tarry
  Reserve Runners            
17 THIRTYTWO SQUADRON C 18 58.0 82 Reserve 1 Charles Laird
18 HYAKU C 11 58.0 80 Reserve 2 Sean Tarry

Summerhill Runners denoted by yellow
National Horseracing Authority
Correct as at 30/10/14

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