November 1, 2020
Malmoos, super Graham Beck win. (JC Photos).

Double Gr3 feature wins

MALMOOS continued his winning ways with a smart victory in Saturday’s Gr3 Graham Beck Stakes over 1400m at Turffontein, and Due Diligence signalled more to come […]
October 31, 2020

SA-bred Yulong Prince wins Australian G1

Gimmethegreenlight’s son Surcharge, who now races under the name Yulong Prince, won the A$1,5 million Gr1 Kennedy Cantala at Flemington today – a great achievement for […]
October 26, 2020
Hawwaam on the gallop track. (Chase Liebenberg).

Hawwaam gets Cape Breeders Award

The 2019 /20 Cape Breeders Awards were revealed  on Sunday evening courtesy of Tellytrack’s Breeding To Win show. The awards panel comprised Jehan Malherbe, Karel Miedema […]
October 23, 2020
Jamaheery, strong finish. (JC Photos).

Three winners from five Vaal runners

The Vaal classic meeting on Thursday brought tree winners and two places for the stable, a “good day at the office” and there were some promising […]
October 22, 2020

Vaal runner comments, 22/10

HERE are Mike de Kock’s runner comments for the meeting on the Vaal’s Classic Track on Thursday, 22 October: RACE 1: “Lagertha comes off a rest, […]
October 18, 2020
Malmoos, super impressive. (JC Photos)

Malmoos is “the real deal”

“THEY’re two very nice horses and I think Malmoos is the real deal!” said Mike de Kock after Forever Mine and Malmoos posted popular wins at […]
October 16, 2020
Mathew de Kock.

Mat de Kock forms partnership with Robbie Griffiths

CRANBOURNE-based trainer Robbie Griffiths has entered into a training partnership with Mathew De Kock, the son of 126-time Group 1-winning South African trainer Mike De Kock. […]
October 13, 2020
Ipi Tombe (Kirsten Wellman)

Ipi Tombe is very well, aged 22!

OUR former great race mare Ipi Tombe retired to Denali Stud in Lexington Kentucky a few years ago, and Kirsten Wellman took this recent photo of […]
October 10, 2020

The handicapper is right about Mount Pleasant

I note with interest that comment has been levelled at the merit rating of 127 (from 112) given to our three-year-old colt Mount Pleasant, the winner […]