Soqrat

January 12, 2020
Hawwaam. (Chase Liebenberg).

Hawwaam: “It is what it is, we move on!”

HAWWAAM finished fifth, beaten 3.30 lengths in Saturday’s Gr1 L’Ormarins Plate, starting at 5-10 after the earlier great success of stablemate Queen Supreme in the Gr1 […]
January 11, 2020
Hawwaam winning Premiers Trophy (Chase Liebenberg).

Hawwaam is very fit for Queen’s Plate

MIKE de Kock realises the task ahead for his two runners in Saturday’s R1.5-million L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate over 1600m at Kenilworth, writes JACK MILNER. The best […]
January 9, 2020
Hawwaam is very fit.

Hawwaam and Soqrat, Queen’s Plate

WE’re in for a treat in Saturday’s Gr1 Queen’s Plate, because Mike de Kock sounds quite bullish that four-year-old ace Hawwaam can give his year-older contemporaries […]
December 1, 2019
Soqrat, post-race. (Chase Liebenberg).

Soqrat proved how good he is

MIKE de Kock was denied his 10th Summer Cup success when Sean Tarry’s Zillzaal (28-1), kept going from the front to hold a low-flying Soqrat off […]
November 29, 2019
Talkmore Masawi with Barahin (Michel Bega/The Citizen)

Masawi brothers eye Summer Cup success

IT is no secret that there have been misguided narratives circulating on multiple media platforms regarding the relationship between trainers and grooms over the last few […]
November 29, 2019

Cup conditions suit Soqrat

MIKE de Kock has won the Summer Cup nine times, writes JACK MILNER. But his last winner was Flirtation in 2010. However, on Saturday he goes into […]
November 10, 2019
Soqrat, winner's box.

Soqrat’s emphatic Victory Moon success

MIKE de Kock and Callan Murray continued on their merry magical winning streak with the 4yo Soqrat putting his hand up for yet another Cape Summer […]
October 13, 2019
Soqrat wins in style under Callan Murray.

Soqrat makes a super return

SOQRAT proves he has lost none of his zip as he coasts to victory in a Pinnacle Stakes over 1600m on the Inside track at Turffontein, […]
March 18, 2019

Hawwaam, SA Derby!

MIKE de Kock has announced immediate plans for his star colt