Summerhill-bred Uncle Tommy wins the Highveld Sand Challenge (L) / JC Photos (p)

Summerhill-bred Uncle Tommy wins the Highveld Sand Challenge (L) / JC Photos (p)

HIGHVELD FEATURE SEASON AWARDS

Turffontein, 28 May 2014
NOMINATIONS

Champion Two Year Old Filly
Carry On Alice; Majmu (Aus)

Champion Two Year Old Colt / Gelding
Banaadeer (Aus); Isphan

Champion Three Year Old Filly
Along Came Polly; Athina; Arcetri Pink (Aus); Ash Cloud; Close the Gap

Champion Three Year Old Colt / Gelding
Only one nominee – will be announced at the Awards function

Champion Older Horse
Copper Parade; Royal Zulu Warrior; Yorker

Champion Sprinter
Copper Parade; Happy Forever; Here Comes Billy; Jade Bay;

Champion Middle-Distance Horse
Louis the King; Yorker

Champion Stayer
Ash Cloud; Louis the King; Magic Smoke; Seal

Champion Sand Specialist
Here Comes Billy; In a Rush; Jackodore; Uncle Tommy; Tommy Gun

Winners in the following categories will be announced at the Awards function

Champion Work Rider, Champion Apprentice, Champion Breeder, Champion Owner, Champion Jockey, Champion Trainer, Horse Of The Season

The voting panel consisted of Clyde Basel, Alistair Cohen, Patrick Davis, Jason Dedekind, and Germaine Maharaj and while some categories were fairly predictable, others attracted heated debate. The Chairman of the voting panel Vee Moodley, Phumelela Gaming and Leisure’s Executive Director, Sports Betting, kept matters under control to ensure a fair process.

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