September 10, 2021
Does the NHA believe the nonsense they distribute to members?

Bloomberg: “NHA spews malicious diatribe!”

The latest round of half-truths and disingenuous statements under the pen of the chairlady, Susan Rowett, on behalf of the NHA, of 3 September 2021, albeit […]
September 8, 2021

Dubai Racing stakes increase

The Dubai Racing Club (DRC) announced today that the overall prize money for the 2021-2022 flat-racing season will be in excess of US$40 million. The domestic […]
September 5, 2021
Charley Parker, ROA.

ROA calls for reform in British Racing

Reforming the structure of British racing and pushing for better prize-money returns are top of the agenda in the next 12 months for the Racehorse Owners […]
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 […]