December 14, 2019

Saturday runner previews

HERE’s Mathew de Kock with runner previews for Saturday, 14 December, Turffontein meeting.      
December 10, 2019
Hawwaam. (Chase Liebenberg).

Hawwaam will miss Green Point Stakes

MIKE de Kock has withdrawn favourite Hawwaam from Saturday’s Gr2 Green Point Stakes. The son of Silvano was scratched at 12h39 on Tuesday with Stipes permission […]
December 1, 2019
Soqrat, post-race. (Chase Liebenberg).

Soqrat proved how good he is

MIKE de Kock was denied his 10th Summer Cup success when Sean Tarry’s Zillzaal (28-1), kept going from the front to hold a low-flying Soqrat off […]
November 29, 2019
Talkmore Masawi with Barahin (Michel Bega/The Citizen)

Masawi brothers eye Summer Cup success

IT is no secret that there have been misguided narratives circulating on multiple media platforms regarding the relationship between trainers and grooms over the last few […]
November 29, 2019

Cup conditions suit Soqrat

MIKE de Kock has won the Summer Cup nine times, writes JACK MILNER. But his last winner was Flirtation in 2010. However, on Saturday he goes into […]
November 28, 2019

Mdk on the man that was Chris Gerber

MIKE de Kock talks about the late Chris Gerber and why it is fitting that his name has been attached to the Gr1 Bidvest Summer Cup.
November 23, 2019

Mathew’s comments for Saturday 23 November

MATHEW de Kock talks about today’s Turffontein runners to Andrew Bon.
November 10, 2019
Soqrat, winner's box.

Soqrat’s emphatic Victory Moon success

MIKE de Kock and Callan Murray continued on their merry magical winning streak with the 4yo Soqrat putting his hand up for yet another Cape Summer […]
November 9, 2019

Runner previews for Vaal Saturday

MIKE de Kock, and several other trainers, discuss chances of runners at Saturday’s Vaal meeting.