News Briefs

October 30, 2006

EU lifts export ban on SA horses

THE European Commission has lifted the suspension of exports of registered horses from South Africa. The Commission’s decision was published
October 28, 2006

Power-packed November Mile

THE top two rated horses, National Spirit and Elusive Fort, stood their ground at final acceptances and these two equine heavyweights will clash in the Grade […]
October 24, 2006

Tiger Ridge sires US Gr2

WILGERBOSDRIFT’s new stallion Tiger Ridge has sired his first Group 2 winner. First Klass Stable’s Leah’s Secret (Tiger Ridge) seized command
October 18, 2006

Charl launches betting book

CHARL Pretorius, who co-authored Horse Chestnut: The Story Of A Legend, with Mike de Kock, has launched his first solo effort, The Ten Habits Of Highly […]
October 7, 2006

Rail Link is Arc’s Express

RAIL Link (25-1) the lesser fancied of trainer Andre Fabre’s trio of entries, produced a storming finish to win the Group 1
September 25, 2006

Mike to Coolmore

MIKE de Kock has left for Ireland via Dubai on a whirlwind trip that will end with a visit to the famous Coolmore Stud.
September 15, 2006

Tiger Ridge covers Ilha

Ilha Da Vitoria, the Brazilian bred, diminutive, record breaking, grey has recently embarked upon a new career; that of broodmare
September 7, 2006

They’re Made Of Money!

MADE of Money made the trip to Kimberley and, despite not having travelled as well as White Wood Aster and Fast Burner, the son of Rich […]
June 15, 2006

Highveld Awards 2006

THE 2006 Highveld Feature Season Awards will be presented next Monday and it will come as a huge surprise if feisty grey mare Ilha da Vitoria […]