South African legend Mike de Kock wants the EU to speed up its audit of export protocols so he can unleash five-time G1 winner Hawwaam on the world stage.
A champion racehorse in Venezuela has been kidnapped and butchered for meat, sparking outrage in the South American country.
South Africa’s racing authority has announced that horse racing will resume on Monday June 1 on a behind-closed-doors basis.
Top trainer Mike de Kock has warned of a “grim reality” featuring “loss of jobs and euthanasia” of horses if the South African racing shutdown continues.
The resumption of horse racing in South Africa is now on indefinite hold after the sport was “deemed not to be an essential service” by the government.
The planned resumption of racing in South Africa on May 1 is on hold as the industry is still awaiting the necessary government clearance.
Amid the coronavirus crisis, a group of 19 South African jockeys have banded together to send a video message of hope in song.
The largest stud in Libya has been the victim of a violent attack which ended in the brutal killing of two mares and a foal.