Monks Hood

The 3yo’s – Who Is Your Pick?

A winner-take-all match race over a mile at Greyville in early May to launch the SA Champions Season extravaganza on the East Coast could go some way to creating some much needed hype

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The Green Desert Oasis

Monks Hood’s devastating win in the Gr2 Gauteng Guineas on Saturday was a timely reminder of the strength of the Green Desert male line

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Gordon’s Flash Of Genius

Rags-to-riches gelding Monks Hood soared into the top flight of his generation with a runaway victory in the R1 million Gr2 Gauteng Guineas at Tuffontein

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Scottsville First-Timers Today

A low-key eight race meeting is scheduled for the Scottsville inside track today, with the Bipot getting under way in the first race at 13h10, Dingaans winner Monks Hood will be closely watched on his return in the second race

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Three generations of Botha (photo: supplied)

Breeding With Love

There were loud cheers from the Eastern Cape when Monks Hood won the 2017 Dingaans. Benmarne Stud’s Arne Botha tells us more.

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Gordon’s Flash Of Fire

Trainer Alistair Gordon broke a personal drought and enjoyed the distinction of saddling the first KZN horse to win the Gr2 Dingaans in thirty years

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