News Briefs

October 18, 2007

Lunch With Mrs O

JOURNALIST Charl Pretorius won the 2008 Vodacom Journalist of the Year Award (Gauteng, online), for his article “Lunch With Mrs O”, published on mikedekockracing.com.
September 21, 2007

Oracle West debuts in UK

STABLE stalwart Oracle West (Johnny Murtagh) makes his UK debut in the Class 3 John Smith Extra Cold Conditions Stakes over 1800m
April 25, 2007

Strong catalogue NYS 2007

A buoyant thoroughbred market worldwide combined with the fact that the Johannesburg Securities Exchange is trading near all-time highs
April 9, 2007

Turffies treble, 8 April

AUTUMN FROST (Anton Marcus), one of three Mike de Kock winners at Turffontein on 8 April.
February 1, 2007

Marwing injured

STABLE jockey Weichong Marwing, who was stood down at Nad Al Sheba on Thursday, still suffering from
January 25, 2007

J&B Met ’07 pen pix

HERE are the summaries, horse by horse, for the 2007 J&B Met to be run on Saturday, 27 January at Kenilworth.
January 4, 2007

Thundering bargains!

THUNDERING STAR made it three wins from three starts with another facile victory over 2400m at Newmarket on Wednesday, 3 January.
January 3, 2007

Kildonan pulls a muscle

MIKE de Kock’s ace runner Kildonan has been withdrawn from Saturday’s BSA Cape Guineas at Kenilworth. Kildonan pulled a muscle near hind
December 1, 2006

Bet on Harness Racing

TAB introduces a new product for customers to bet on from Monday, 4 December – harness racing, a form of horseracing in which