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September 2, 2021

Pink Shoes, Red Wine and Becoming Jan

Last Sunday’s Wilgerbosdrift Stud Stallion Day will be remembered for its excellent show of sires and world-class hospitality (read here), but there were several other notable […]
September 1, 2021

Wilgerbosdrift’s four super stallions

Wilgerbosdrift Stud presented their 2021 stallion day at the Piketberg farm on Sunday, a surprisingly pleasant day weather-wise, and warmed even further by Mary Slack and […]
August 29, 2021
Melbourne Cup, 2005.

Mdk Solid Gold Sunday # 3

Here are some more shots from old stable photo files:       With Angus Gold and Paul Hanagan in Dubai, 2014.    
August 28, 2021
Run As One, won well! (JC Photos).

Run As One didn’t run free

Run As one was always going to enjoy the extra ground to win his 1800m Maiden at the Vaal on Thursday, and punters got in at […]
August 25, 2021
Lilliana wins her Maiden at the Vaal. (JC Photos).

Lilliana posts noteworthy win

Three-year-old Lilliana, who showed marked improvement in her second career start, enjoyed the mile on the classic track at the Vaal on Tuesday and won a […]
August 22, 2021
Rumya (Anthony Delpech), with Diane and Mike, 2012.

Mdk Solid Gold Sunday # 2

We’re going through some old files and photos and finding many that bring back wonderful memories that you may have shared with us!   Mat, Declan […]
August 19, 2021

Champion stallion Silvano euthanised

South African breeding and racing awoke on Wednesday to the sad news that Maine Chance Farms flagbearer and multiple SA Champion Sire Silvano has been euthanized […]
August 18, 2021
Rainbow Bridge, Horse Of The Year 2021.

Congratulations to Equus Award winners

The results of the 2021 virtual Equus Awards were revealed on Tuesday evening Equus hosts, Neil Andrews and Jessica Motaung. We congratulate all the winners!   […]
August 15, 2021

Mdk Solid Gold Sunday # 1

Here are some blasts from the past, always good memories: Elliot Maqelana with Diamond Quest, Dubai 2007   Durban July celebrations: Ipi Tombe, 2002. Charles Savage, […]