June 2, 2020
Alicante (nearest camera).

Mdk’s Tuesday runner comments

MIKE de Kock has provided voice notes on his Vaal runners today (Tuesday 2 June, as below): APPLE USERS PLSE USE CHROME BROWSER, NOT SAFARI RACE […]
May 29, 2020

Mdk Staff Profiles # 9: ‘Shorty’ Feni

Mdk Staff Profiles # 9: Lindele Feni NAME Lindele “Shorty” Feni.  I am 37 years old and was born in Mtata, Transkei. FAMILY I am married […]
May 28, 2020

SA racing will resume on 1 June

THE NHA is pleased to announce that Horseracing in South Africa will resume on 1 June 2020 behind closed doors. The  NHA have informed the Racing […]
May 19, 2020

RA pays out R3,879-million

THE Racing Association have paid R3,879,000 to trainers around the country this month. Since the RA’s Covid-19 relief fund was announced last month, 97% of trainers […]
May 9, 2020

Mary Oppenheimer daughters (MOD) step in to help racing

PHUMELELA Gaming and Leisure went into Business Rescue late on Friday afternoon, and a Post Commencement Finance (‘PCF’) deal has been agreed to with Mary Oppenheimer […]
May 6, 2020

Lockdown grip threatens horse welfare

JANE Fonda — still going strong at age 82 — had the star role in Sydney Pollack’s 1969 movie They Shoot Horses, Don’t They?, recalls DAVID […]
May 1, 2020

Awaiting a call from government

FOLLOWING on from the NHA (National Horseracing Authority) press release issued late on Thursday 30 April, the Racing Operators confirm the following :- The Kenilworth race […]
April 29, 2020
Elliot Maqalena on Yulong Prince.

Mdk Staff Profiles # 7: Elliot Maqalena

Mdk Staff Profiles: Elliot Maqalena NAME Mxoleleni Maqalena known as Elliot. 48yrs.  Born in Tsolo, Transkei FAMILY I’m married to Precious. I have a son of […]
April 28, 2020
Ebrahim Patel, Minister of Trade and Industry.

Government to make a call on SA racing

LAST Wednesday, the National Horseracing Authority (NHA) sent a comprehensive submission to the President of the Republic of South Africa, the National Coronavirus Command Council, the […]