October 21, 2022
Bonete, bright prospect.

Bonete’s an exciting prospect

Mary Slack’s Bonete made her well-anticipated debut in a Maiden Plate over 1450m at the Vaal on Thursday and doddled it by 4.75-lengths. The good-looking three-year-old […]
October 18, 2022

4Racing strikes TV deal with Cape Racing

4Racing has concluded an exclusive multi-year agreement with Kenilworth Racing (Pty) Ltd to continue to sell and distribute all of Cape Racing’s race meetings globally. 4Racing.TV […]
October 16, 2022
Forever Mine (left), kept going resolutely.

Dangerous on inside track!

Mike de Kock was worried that Forever Mine’s 14-14 draw would be a mountain to climb in a competitive handicap over 1500m at Turffontein on Saturday, […]
October 9, 2022
Iphiko, four in a row. (JC Photos).

Iphiko’s four-in-a-row!

Four-year-old Iphiko’s winning run started with her Maiden at Greyville on 21 August – she’s stepped up in all of her three runs since and posted […]
October 8, 2022
Mike's Chick.

Runner comments, Trf 8 October

Gauteng racing returns to the inside track at Turffontein on Saturday and with Randjesfontein trainers still unable to prepare their runners on the centre’s grass track, […]
October 3, 2022
Humdinger (J van der Merwe) with David Blaai and Diane de Kock. (JC Photos).

JP wins a Humdinger of a race!

A bit of a rags to riches tale! That’s how Sporting Post described the story of Saturday’s R300 000 TopBet Gr2 Joburg Spring (F&M) Challenge winner […]
September 29, 2022
Yaki Ishi (blue silks nearest rail), won gamely.

Mdk’s first Australian winner as an owner

Mike de Kock enjoyed his first winner as an owner in Australia on Thursday afternoon when Yaki Ishi held on well to win a Maiden Plate […]
September 26, 2022
Iphiko romps home at Turffontein. (JC Photos).

Iphiko’s hat-trick of wins

Four-year-old Iphiko has improved tremendously after her seven-month layoff earlier this year. She’s unbeaten in three starts this season, following the completion of her hat-trick at […]
September 14, 2022
Mike de Kock, keen to get the international fires burning again.

Our plans for racing globally

Mike de Kock, who is back in South Africa after a visit to Australia for the last several weeks, has given feedback on a global strategy […]