News Briefs

November 30, 2019

Interview package, 2019 Summer Cup Day

MATHEW de Kock (and others) discuss their runners carded for Summer Cup Day with Andrew Bon.
November 18, 2019

Savage’s team goes wild for little grey

PURPLE Group CEO Charles Savage of Easy Equities fame and his Team Wild Syndicate own three-year-old Wild N Grey, a fluent winner of her second start, […]
November 16, 2019

Hawwaam’s super return

HAWWAAM went into the starting stall like a lamb, broke on terms and ran out a very easy winner of Race 8 at the Vaal on […]
November 14, 2019
Fired Up (Callan Murray)

Fired Up is a Heritage prospect

FIRED Up controlled Race 8 over 1450m at Turffontein on Tuesday under a good ride from Callan Murray. He led the field into the straight and […]
November 10, 2019
Oscar Wilde wins.

Coltish Oscar Wilde puts talent into his works

MARY Slack and Michael Javett’s first-timer Oscar Wilder drifted in the betting before Race 1 over 1450m at Turffontein on Thursday, but won anyway. Mike de […]
November 4, 2019
Alson Ndzilana

Top assistant Ndzilana joins the yard

ALSON Ndzilana, former right-hand man to Joey Ramsden, has joined Mike de Kock’s stables at Randjesfontein as assistant trainer. He assumed duties this morning.’ Ndzilana (43), […]
October 30, 2019

‘Buffalo Bill’ scratched from Charity Mile

BUFFALO Bill Cody had been withdrawn from Saturday’s R1-million Peermont Emperors Palace Charity Mile. In an announcement yesterday, the 2-1 favourite was pulled out of the […]
October 28, 2019
Gin Fizz

A sparkling confidence-booster for Gin Fizz

GIN Fizz was everyone’s best bet of the day at Turffontein on Saturday – some thought her starting odds of 5-10 were generous and she didn’t […]
October 23, 2019
Tallinn (Callan Murray).

Tallinn remains unbeaten and looks smart

TALLINN (Callan Murray) drew clear to win a MR91 Handicap against the colts at Turffontein last Saturday BY 3.25-lengths, signalling that she is a possible Cape […]