News Briefs

August 7, 2022

Well done Alan Greeff!

Trainer Alan Greeff saddles his 3000th career winner when Grazingthegrass won at Fairview on Friday. He races for Mike de Kock, Arun Chadha’s ASSM Syndicate and […]
August 4, 2022

A break on the farm

She’s still looking like she’s just stepped out of a winner’s enclosure, but 2022 Durban July winner Sparkling Water is actually all relaxed and enjoying a […]
July 30, 2022
Al Muthana wining Gold Challenge.

Gold Cup Day runner comments

Four Grade 1 blockbusters and five other feature races, including Africa’s greatest equine marathon, are carded for Saturday’s Greyville meeting which brings down the curtain on […]
July 24, 2022
Ready To Fly, Monday.

Runner comments, Scottsville and Greyville

Betway Ambassador Mike de Kock brings four runners to the track at Scottsville this Sunday and one to Greyville on Monday. The stable’s runners are well […]
July 20, 2022
Aragosta. (JC Photos).

Gold Cup entries

A total of 33 horses have been entered for the 2022 Gold Cup, which is sponsored by Marshalls World Of Sport. A maximum field of 15 […]
July 8, 2022
Job Motha with Sparkling Water. (Candiese Lenferna).

A Job well done!

We haven’t forfotten to give thanks and praise to Sparkling Water’s handler, Job Motha, following her big win last week. Job is a veteran employee of […]
July 4, 2022
Greg Bortz.

Greg Bortz – A most colourful way to the top!

HERE’s an enlightening and entertaining interview with Greg Bortz, relatively new in the racehorse ownership block but making huge inroads – conducted by Warren Lenferna and […]
June 21, 2022
Good Queen Bess, back to winning ways.

Good Queen Bess caps a good weekend

Kingman’s daughter Good Queen Bess capped a wonderful weekend for Mary Slack when she got back to winning ways at Scottsville on Saturday. Her victory came […]
June 18, 2022
Good Queen Bess, back to sprinting.

Saturday at Scottsville: Comments

Mike de Kock was left scratching his head when Al Sakeet ran way below his best in the recent Golden Horse Sprint at Greyville. His charge […]