THE 2015 EMERALD CUP WILL BE RUN AT THE VAAL RACECOURSE ON SATURDAY 26 SEPTEMBER 2014. For more information click here or call 011-681-1702.
TOMMY GUN (Fanie Chambers) bullets home to win the 2014 Emerald Cup over 1450m on the Vaal sand for trainer Corne Spies and owners Fito Englesakis, Rob and Susan Mcnab and the trainer's father Tobie Spies.
THE Emerald Cup, sponsored by the Emerald Casino Resort on the banks of the Vaal River, is Africa’s richest race on sand and carries total prize money of R1,000,000.
The race is run over 1450m on the Vaal sand track and traditionally takes place towards the end of September, a position in which it kicks off Phumelela’s major events each racing season.