Jockey Petrus Ndlovu, who died in a car crash earlier this week, will be buried this Saturday.
Petrus "Yeke" Ndhlovu
LIKEABLE heavyweight rider Petrus “Yeke’’ Ndhlovu (35) died in a car accident on his way home345 early on Sunday. Ndhlovu was the first black jockey to graduate from James Maree’s Work-Riders’ Academy.
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin: 0cm 0cm 10pt"><span lang="EN-GB">NICCI GARNER<br />
<span lang="EN-GB">JOHN VOS might be a relative newcomer to the trainers’ ranks, but his 25 years experience as an assistant trainer is standing him in good stead as he systematically and prudently goes about building his business and garnering support. He believes that Drumbold has the ability to give him his first taste of feature-race glory in Saturday’s Charity Mile November Handicap, but is more reserved about his other big-race runner, Riot Commander.<br />
Photo: John Vos</span></span></p>