New R1-million Kuda Sprint draws big interest

January 11, 2017 / 1 year ago

THE lucrative carrot of a R1-million stake has drawn a slew of entries for the Kuda Sprint with the Non-Black type event to be run as part of the Sun Met celebrated with GH Mumm card at Kenilworth Racecourse on...

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'Duke' has a quality draft on CPYS 2017

January 10, 2017 / 1 year ago

Drakenstein Stud’s exciting sire Duke Of Marmalade will be represented by his first South African yearlings at this month’s Cape Premier Yearling Sale. The former Cartier Champion, a proven, world class sire of more than 50 stakes horses, has a...

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Legal Eagle wins 156th Queen's Plate

January 08, 2017 / 1 year ago

LEGAL Eagle produced a dominant display to walk away with the mantle of L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate champion in the 156th running of South Africa’s oldest horse race. By the end of the R1.5-million affair at Kenilworth Racecourse on Saturday the...

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What A Winter makes a sunny start at stud

January 07, 2017 / 1 year ago

WHILE it is early days yet, Drakenstein Stud’s exciting young sire What A Winter is currently the Leading First Crop Sire in South Africa. A son of Western Winter, What A Winter is currently not only the Leading First Crop...

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Action and style at L'Ormarins Queen's Plate festival

January 06, 2017 / 1 year ago

HISTORY was made on Friday afternoon as the first ever L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate Festival got under way at Kenilworth. The opening day provided the perfect curtain-raiser to South Africa’s oldest thoroughbred horserace with Saturday’s action set to be highlighted by...

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Fort Ember: 60k buy up to R455,000 in earnings

January 03, 2017 / 1 year ago

FORT Ember, the easy winner of Sunday’s Gr3 Flamboyant Stakes over 1600m at Greyville, was a shrewd R60,000 purchase for trainer Paul Peter at the CTS Ready To Run Sale in 2014.The filly by Elusive Fort has now won ...

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Final fields for Queen's Plate and Paddock Stakes

December 30, 2016 / 1 year ago

DEFENDING champion Legal Eagle (headline photo) has sights firmly set on claiming another L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate crown with the reigning Horse of the Year headlining an 11 horse field for the 2017 renewal at Kenilworth Racecourse on 7 January. The...

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Happy New Year from CTS!

December 30, 2016 / 1 year ago

Cape Thoroughbred Sales wishes our breeders, clients and supporters worldwide a happy and prosperous 2017! We look forward to serving you in the New Year.

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Magic catalogue for CPYS 2017

December 27, 2016 / 1 year ago

THE catalogue for the 2017 Cape Premier Yearling Sale which is to be held on 21 and 22 January at the CTICC is available in hard-copy and can now be viewed online on this website.Besides four lots by Frankel on...

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R15-million to race for in our bumper January 2017

December 24, 2016 / 1 year ago

CTS are anticipating a bumper month in January 2017, with our flagship sale and the running of some generously endowed sales races. The three CTS sale races, the CTS 1200, the CTS 1600 and the Kuda Sprint (for 2yo’s), will...

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