The Weakening Breed

SCANNING through some old racing articles, Mike de Kock came across this one written for ESPN in 2009 by WILLIAM NACK and recommended it for his website. Excellent reading and food for thought… [Read more…]

Callan wins in Hong Kong

CALLAN Murray is off the mark in Hong Kong.  He rode a winner at Happy Valley [Read more…]

Two in Scottsville sprints

JANOOBI (headline photo) will represent Mike de Kock in the Gr1 Tsogo [Read more…]

Byword, out of the blocks

MAURITZFONTEIN’s well performed young sire Byword, whose half-brother Finche [Read more…]

Callan to Hong Kong

CALLAN Murray took the advice of Mike de Kock before deciding to ride in Hong Kong until their season ends in mid-July.

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Two more for syndication!

“I own a racehorse,” says CN&CO’s Colin Ford. “Well, not the entire racehorse [Read more…]

BSA’s clean sweep

BLOODSTOCK South Africa graduates made it a clean sweep when filling the [Read more…]

Mdk gets top NYS filly

HISTORY was made when a Var filly was knocked down for R5 million [Read more…]

About Heavenly Blue

MIKE de Kock told anybody who would listen last year that Heavenly Blue was a Classic horse whose mission would be the SA Classic and SA Derby.  JACK MILNER spoke to Mike about Saturday’s Gr1 SA Derby.

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Expensive pair’s double

BEST Kept Secret and Navarro notched a Vaal double for the stable on [Read more…]