News Briefs

June 11, 2023
Safe Passage. (Chase Liebenberg).

Safe Passage will be a big July runner

Safe Passage was beaten just over four lengths by star colt Charles Dickens in Saturday’s G1 Gold Challenge at Greyville and Mike de Kock was most […]
June 10, 2023
Safe Passage. (Pic: Chase Liebenberg).

Runner comments, 10,11 June

Mike de Kock has runners at both meetings this weekend – another blockbuster feature day Saturday at Greyville and a card of decent quality at Turffontein’s […]
May 27, 2023
Union Square, fitter now.

Runner comments for Greyville

A R6-million Pick 6 pool is expected for Saturday’s top-drawer meeting at Greyville and sets the stage for a day of high excitement. Betway clients can […]
May 22, 2023

Desert Miracle wins Highveld award

Desert Miracle (Dynasty – Welwitschia), was awarded Champion Older Filly at the Highveld Feature Season Awards. She won April’s G1 Princess Charlene Empress Club Stakes over […]
May 19, 2023

Safe Passage: Back on target

Safe Passage’s Durban July preparation is back on song following his good third place in a Pinnacle Stakes over 1600m at Turffontein on Thursday. After his […]
May 13, 2023
Aragosta. (JC Photos).

Weekend runners, 13-14 May

The G3 WSB 1900 is one of the traditional pointers to the Durban July and this year’s renewal looks well above average, with a number of […]
May 6, 2023
East Coast, over his illness.

Weekend runner comments

We have a super weekend of racing ahead as the KZN Champions Season gets into full gear at Greyville on Saturday, with a nice back-up meeting […]
April 29, 2023

Champions Day runner comments

The Highveld Autumn Racing Season draws to a close with a spectacular day of racing on Saturday as Johannesburg’s showstopper WSB Championships Finale takes place at […]
April 18, 2023
Dave The King, sustained finish. (JC Photos).

Dave The King could rule this season

Dave The King made his Highveld debut for Mike de Kock in a Graduation Plate over 1200m on the Turffontein Inside track and the most noticeable […]