The South African horseracing community was shocked to learn this week that one of its brightest young stars had fallen ill.
Alistair Cohen wrote on twitter on Christmas Eve:
‘’Today I got the worst news of my life. Was diagnosed with cancer. I will be on the long list of survivors at the end of this.”
Alistair Cohen Man at work – Alistair interviews Steven Janse van Rensburg
The 26 year old Gauteng racecaller and sports show host commences chemotherapy treatment on Thursday 29 December.
Justin Vermaak of Greenstreet Bloodstock has announced that as a drive to render assistance and to raise funding for medical specialist treatment for the popular racing personality, he would be hosting a golf day at Blair Athol on Friday 3 February.
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