News Briefs

March 1, 2005

Ipi Tombe’s first foal

FORMER stable star Ipi Tombe delivered her first foal, a colt by Sadler’s Wells, on the night of Friday, February 25th,2005.
March 1, 2005

Tyson merit appeal

TRAINER Stuart Pettigrew’s appeal against the merit rating of 109 allocated to 2004 Summer Cup winner, Tyson, after
February 23, 2005

Jocks refuse to ride!

THE race meeting, scheduled for Newmarket on Tuesday night, 22 February, was abandoned after the jockeys refused to take up
February 18, 2005

Rain disrupts training

HEAVY weekend rain has led to soppy work tracks at training centres in Gauteng and trainers were unable to work their horses on Monday
February 16, 2005

Best assistants!

RACING’s so-called experts are quick to play the `Mike de Kock’s not here’ card when our horses in South Africa
February 14, 2005

Yard-Arm wins AFF, Dubai

DUBAI, UAE – Yard-Arm scored an impressive start-to-finish victory in the Group 3 Al Fahidi Fort over 1600m on turf at Nad Al Sheba
February 12, 2005

Central Racing Office established

GOLD Circle and Phumelela have established a central office at Greyville racecourse in Durban to handle entries, declarations and card changes
February 10, 2005

Candidato Roy, Key Of Destiny

DUBAI, UAE. – I was delighted with the runs of both Key Of Destiny and Candidato Roy in the Longchamp International Stakes over 1200m on dirt […]
January 24, 2005

De Kock/Maroun dispersal sale

THE dispersal sale of horses owned in various partnerships by Mike de Kock and Dean Maroun and conducted by Basel Bloodstock grossed R11,8 million