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October 10, 2020

The handicapper is right about Mount Pleasant

I note with interest that comment has been levelled at the merit rating of 127 (from 112) given to our three-year-old colt Mount Pleasant, the winner […]
September 8, 2019
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A fourth ‘facelift’ for our website

WE launched the original Mike de Kock Racing website in December 2004, one of the first of its kind in South Africa, not far behind the […]
January 2, 2019

Queen’s Plate as a Major

IF South African racing had four Major tournaments, like golf, the
June 12, 2018

IT’S OFFICIAL: “OUR HANDICAPPERS ARE CLUELESS”

“IT’s official,” writes Mike de Kock in his latest blog. “South Africa’s handicappers have confirmed what we all suspected. They are clueless!” He continues: There is great […]
April 20, 2018

“I’m disgusted!”

I want to relay my disgust today about the National Racing Authority (NHA)’s
April 3, 2018

Digging up the dirt

LAST week, an article entitled “Is it time to rip up the Dubai
September 1, 2017

Blog: All we want is fairness!

I haven’t written a blog in a while, but yesterday’s outcome of the
December 9, 2016

Let’s face the facts about night racing!

IN his latest blog, Mike de Kock argues that the time has come for authorities
November 21, 2014

To whom it may concern…

MIKE de Kock believes that the rivalry between two bloodstock giants