News Briefs

October 15, 2020
Naafer, gelded.

Voice notes Vaal Classic 15/10

HERE are voice notes, by Mike de Kock, for runners on the Vaal’s classic track this afternoon: RACE 1 ( Bold Resolve and Harlequin Jack) VL1510R1 […]
October 13, 2020
Southern Charm.

Latest CTS RTR log

SOUTHERN Charm (4, photo) and Louis Gem (22) , from Mike de Kock’s stable, feature on the latest CTS Ready To Run Log. The R1,25-million CTS […]
October 10, 2020
Charles, nice horse but will need it today. (Wayne Marks).

Turffontein, Saturday 10 October

BELOW, runner comments for today’s race meeting at Turffontein, filed by Mike de Kock: RACE 1 “Courtroom Magic is drawn poorly here, first time out. He’s […]
October 8, 2020
Hellofaride. (JC Photos).

Runners at the Vaal, Thursday

WE have fuve runners at the Vaal on Thursday, Nafoorah has been withdrawn, and Mike’s comments are below: RACE 2: (Local Knowledge and Vadnaan) “Local Knowledge […]
October 6, 2020
Queen Supreme.

Latest 2020 Summer Cup log

THERE are no changes to the top 20 on the second log for the R425,000 Gauteng Summer Cup (Grade 1) over 2000m on the Turffontein Standside […]
October 3, 2020
Mount Pleasant (orange cap).

Mdk’s comments for Turffontein, 3 October

MIKE de Kock is looking forward today, especially, to see how Mount Pleasant (photo) will run after a break, as he is a highly thought of […]
October 1, 2020

Runner comments: Vaal Thursday

MIKE de Kock’s comments for racing at the Vaal, Thursday: RACE 2: Harlequin Jack “Coming off a freshening up, will improve with the outing but do […]
September 26, 2020

Runner notes: Turffies 26 Sept

HERE are today’s voice notes for racing at Turffontein, filed by Mike de Kock: RACE 2 (Inherit The Rain) TRF2609R2 RACE 4  (Corsage) TRF2609R4 RACE 5  […]
September 20, 2020
Barak wins for jockey Jarryd Penny. (JC Photos).

Another game win from Barak

BARAK took a while to win his Maiden, but was always considered to be better than a one-time winner. He completed his hat-trick of wins while […]