March 3, 2023
Sharapova (far side), fought hard to win. (JC Photos).

Sharapova bravely avoids tie-break

Sharapova had to dig deep to win her Maiden over 1450m at Turffontein’s inside track on Thursday and she did so admirably, holding off the gelding […]
January 21, 2023
Bonete, Sea Cottage Stakes.

Weekend runner comments

Sharapova left Mike de Kock, and a host of supporters, disappointed when three weeks ago she played up the start of a Maiden Plate over 1200m […]
December 31, 2022

Runner comments, Saturday & Monday

FROM THE BETWAY INSIDER’S BLOG: Mike de Kock’s Sharapova looks ready to win her Maiden in Race 2 over 1200m at Kenilworth on Saturday – at […]
April 2, 2022
Nother Russia filly by Querari.

Nother Russia’s daughter

Diane de Kock snapped this photo of Sharapova (by Querari), a Mauritzfontein-owned daughter of former G1 star, Nother Russia. Working at Randjesfontein with Craig Zackey up.