Mike De Kock

June 4, 2021
Image: Hawwaam // Candiese Lenferna

Hawwaam To Return To SA’s Wilgerbosdrift For Stud Duties

Champion Hawwaam, one of the very best sons of five times champion South African sire Silvano, is set to retire to Wilgerbosdrift for the 2021 breeding […]
January 26, 2021
Hawwaam with team De Kock. Image: Candiese Lenferna

Hawwaam In Training With William Haggas In UK

News breaking today on Nick Luck’s podcast is that Hawwaam is to race in the UK under the care of William Haggas during 2021. Mike de […]
November 22, 2020
Erik The Red with Susan Rowett of Varsfontein. Image: Candiese Lenferna

Varsfontein Dominate Kenilworth With Captain Al Gr2 Double

Susan Rowett’s Varsfontein Stud dominated the Kenilworth meeting with smashing wins from two of their colts – Malmoos and Varsfontein’s own Erik The Red completing the […]
October 16, 2020

Mathew De Kock’s Career Takes Off!

Cranbourne-based trainer Robbie Griffiths has entered into a training partnership with Mathew De Kock, the son of 126-time Group 1-winning South African trainer Mike De Kock. […]
July 8, 2020

Soqrat VDJ, Off To Stud At Sandown

One of the very best of his generation, the Australian-bred treble Gr1 winner Soqrat is set for a swansong appearance in Africa’s greatest horseracing event, the […]
April 21, 2020

Stable News From Mike De Kock

The SA Derby (Gr1); the SA Oaks (Gr2) and the Horse Chestnut Stakes (Gr1) are scheduled to be run at Turffontein on Saturday 2 May and […]