January 11, 2020
Hawwaam winning Premiers Trophy (Chase Liebenberg).

Hawwaam is very fit for Queen’s Plate

MIKE de Kock realises the task ahead for his two runners in Saturday’s R1.5-million L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate over 1600m at Kenilworth, writes JACK MILNER. The best […]
January 9, 2020
Hawwaam is very fit.

Hawwaam and Soqrat, Queen’s Plate

WE’re in for a treat in Saturday’s Gr1 Queen’s Plate, because Mike de Kock sounds quite bullish that four-year-old ace Hawwaam can give his year-older contemporaries […]
January 8, 2020
Majesctic Mambo (Liesl King)

Majestic Mambo runs in Dubai

MIKE de Kock has won Meydan’s Gr3 Singspiel Stakes over 1800m three times with Mahbooba (2012), Mushreq (2014) and Light The Lights (2017), and he saddles […]
January 4, 2020
Callan Murray.

Callan’s Turffontein comments

CALLAN Murray speaks about our Turffontein runners today, in an interview package with Andrew Bon, and also about Soqrat. 
January 3, 2020
Mathew de Kock receives Monaco Maiden Sprint trophy from Bruce Grobbelaar.

A really beeeg trophy!

LIVERPOOL goalkeeping legend Bruce Grobbelaar was a special guest at last November’s Charity Mile, at which Battleoftrafalgar (Captain Al) won the inaugural R1-million Monaco Million Maiden […]
December 30, 2019
Duke Of Spin (nearest camera), gets up to win.

Duke Of Spin dazzled with his finish

WITH just 200m of a MR96 Handicap over 1600m at Turffontein on Saturday to run, top weight Duke Of Spin was going to finish a clear […]
December 24, 2019

Three brothers Halfway To Heaven

THREE sons of the fantastic Wilgerbosdrift broodmare Halfway To Heaven pictured above at the Milnerton training centre. On the left is Gr 1 winner Hawwaam (Silvano), […]
December 22, 2019
Hawwaam wins the Premier Trophy (Chase Liebenberg).

Hawwaam takes it all in his stride

HAWWAAM took Saturday’s Gr2 Premier Trophy over 1800m at Kenilworth in stylish fashion, and returned to the winner’s box the way he’d gone to post – […]
December 21, 2019

Mike’s Saturday comments, Turffontein

MIKE de Kock speaks about Saturday runners at Turffontein, and discusses Hawwaam.