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A memorable Champions Season for Gold Circle

August 16, 2016 / 2 years ago

THE dust has settled on another highly successful Champions Season in KwaZulu-Natal and the 2016 National Championships of South African racing again produced many memorable and exciting finishes as well performances out of the top drawer by both horse and...

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Champion Trippi is off to a flying start

August 14, 2016 / 2 years ago

DRAKENSTEIN Stud’s newly crowned Champion Sire Trippi has made a blistering start to the 2016-2017 racing season and is currently heading South Africa’s General Sires List. Already, at this early stage in the season, Trippi sired runners have earned over...

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Cape Breeders Award winners

August 10, 2016 / 2 years ago

THE Cape Breeders hosted their annual Awards ceremony at the Lanzerac Hotel in Stellenbosch on Monday evening, and it once again proved a huge hit with all who attended. Klawervlei Stud, who ended 2015-2016 runner up on the National Log...

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Market holds up well at CTS Sale

August 07, 2016 / 2 years ago

THE CTS August Two-Year-Old Sale held at Durbanville on Saturday evening drew a good crowd of buyers, who spent just under R3,5-million on 61 of the 86 lots passed through the auction ring. Top price of R340,000 was paid for...

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Aim for profit at CTS Sale!

August 05, 2016 / 2 years ago

CTS Sales Manager Amanda Carey believes that Saturday’s August Two-Year-Old Sale at Durbanville is one of the best auctions for “pinhooking”, the practice of buying young horses, overseeing their breaking in and training, and eventually re-selling them as race-ready two-year-olds...

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Four by Tiger Ridge at CTS August Sale

August 03, 2016 / 2 years ago

THE last few offspring of deceased stallion Tiger Ridge will be sold at the remaining bloodstock auctions of 2016 and Wilgerbosdrift Stud has consigned four of them to Saturday’s CTS August Two-Year-Old Sale. “The last of the last Tiger Ridge...

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CTS graduates impress on Super Sunday

August 01, 2016 / 2 years ago

GRADUATES of various Cape Thoroughbred Sales (CTS) auctions performed with distinction at the Champions Cup race meeting that drew the curtain on the 2015/16 season at Greyville on Sunday. Runners bought at CTS Sales won two of the three Grade...

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Connemara's nice pair at CTS August

July 29, 2016 / 2 years ago

A single colt by in-demand stallion Oratorio will be sold at the CTS August Two-Year-Old Sale at Durbanville next Saturday. His name is Vittorio (Lot 46), and he was raised by Paul and Lindi Garlicki at Connemara Stud, an establishment...

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Competition Board won’t refer complaint

July 28, 2016 / 2 years ago

ON 25 July 2014, Hollywood Sportsbook Gauteng and others lodged a complaint with the Competition Commission against Phumelela, Gold Circle, Kenilworth Racing, Tellytrack and others. The complainants alleged that the conduct of Tellytrack and its partners (Phumelela, Gold Circle and...

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Cape Racing Awards

July 27, 2016 / 2 years ago

CAPE racing & breeding will honour the stars at the annual awards evening to be held at the Lanzerac Hotel, Stellenbosch on Monday 8 August.Cape RACING Nominees: Juvenile Male Always In ChargeSergeant HardyTable BayZodiac Ruler Juvenile Filly Final JudgementNordic BreezeThe...

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