News Briefs

June 11, 2022
Union Square, good test today.

Weekend runner comments

Mike de Kock has entered stable contenders for four of the five Listed and Graded features at Greyville on Saturday, and has three others running in […]
June 4, 2022
Al Sakeet.

Include Al Sakeet

Al Sakeet is the stable’s representative at Saturday’s Scottsville Festival of Sprints. He lines up in the G1 Golden Horse Sprint and Mike de Kock said: […]
May 29, 2022

Great to be back

We’ve spent many a successful winter and other extended periods at the Summerveld in KZN and it’s so wonderful to be back with a small string […]
May 14, 2022
Al Sakeet.

Our weekend runners

Mike de Kock has sent a string of 20 horses to Summerveld to compete in the KZN Champions Season and two-year-old Ready To Fly can open […]
May 1, 2022
Shoemaker wins.

Shoemaker takes the next step

Most punters betting on Champions Day at Turffontein were banking on Shoemaker to start the day on a winning note as an early banker in multiples, […]
April 24, 2022
Jaipur Jewel, led in by Arun Chadha (left); Claire Masiwa and friends (right).

A mile is Jaipur Jewel’s game

Jaipur Jewel (Twice Over) posted an overdue first win over 1600m at Turffontein Saturday, galloping on well for a two-length success in the hands of Diego […]
April 23, 2022
Nartjie, Race 6.

Runner comments for Turffontein 27 April

The HSH Princess Charlene of Monaco Empress Club Stakes race day at Turffontein, postponed last Saturday, will be staged at the Johannesburg city track this Saturday. […]
April 5, 2022

In Sydney

MIKE is visiting Australia, he is at the Inglis Easter Sale in Sydney with Mathew de Kock and Robbie Griffiths. They were entertained by Arrowfield today. […]
April 2, 2022
Nother Russia filly by Querari.

Nother Russia’s daughter

Diane de Kock snapped this photo of Sharapova (by Querari), a Mauritzfontein-owned daughter of former G1 star, Nother Russia. Working at Randjesfontein with Craig Zackey up.