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Real Princess is the Real Deal!

June 06, 2016 / 2 years ago

REAL Princess, in winning the win the R600 000 City Of Pietermaritzburg Fillies Sprint at Scottsville on Saturday, provided her breeders Klawervlei Stud with a sparkling Gr1 feature double after Always In Charge had won the Gr1 Gold Medallion earlier...

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​ CTS pops the corks after Minding’s Oaks win

June 03, 2016 / 2 years ago

THREE-year-old filly Minding’s sensational win in Friday’s Gr1 Investec Oaks over 2400m at Epsom Downs delighted her connections, on-course enthusiasts and fans around the world. The Cape Thoroughbred Sales (CTS) team of Adrian Todd (MD) and Amanda Carey (Sales Manager)...

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Top Imports At CTS Mare & Fillies For Stud Select Sale

June 02, 2016 / 2 years ago

ELISIUM, a sibling to Minding, the much-talked about odds-on favourite for Friday’s 2016 Investec Oaks at Epsom, will go under the hammer at the CTS Mare & Fillies For Stud Select Sale at Highlands Farm on 10 June. Elisium (GB...

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Scottsville's biggest race day of the year

June 01, 2016 / 2 years ago

A R550,000 TAB Pick 6 carryover will boost the excitement at Scottsville on Saturday, when sprint stars from around the country clash in four Grade 1 contests at the annual Festival Of Speed. The four big races, all over 1200m...

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Louis The King doing well at Sorrento Stud

May 31, 2016 / 2 years ago

FORMER SA Triple Crown winner Louis The King, who was syndicated for stud recently, photographed by Hamish Niven in his paddock at Terry and Anabel Andrews’s Sorrento Stud near Ceres. Kerry Jack, who manages the stallion via Kerry Jack Bloodstock...

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Another Gr1 win for CTS cheapie, Rabada

May 30, 2016 / 2 years ago

RABADA fought gamely to secure the Gr1 Daily News at Greyville on Saturday under a super professional ride from Anton Marcus. Marcus had Rabada in the box seat while Anthony Delpech, looking for a hat-trick of feature wins, was forced...

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CTS Mare & Fillies Sale Notice

May 27, 2016 / 2 years ago

CAPE THOROUGHBRED SALES (CTS) would like to notify buyers coming to the Mares & Fillies For Stud Select Sale at Highlands Farm on 10 June, of the following: Due to current movement restrictions, horses from the following Studs will...

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Mares and Fillies Select Sale is a watershed

May 24, 2016 / 2 years ago

THE inaugural CTS Mares and Fillies for Stud Sale will be a watershed moment in the Cape thoroughbred breeding industry. Never before, has South Africa hosted a Select Sale of fillies and mares – this one-day sale is due for...

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Summerhill Stud to stand Act Of War

May 24, 2016 / 2 years ago

WHEN the sun rose over the Mpofana just after six on Sunday morning, it heralded a new dawn for Summerhill. As perfect a May day as it was destined to be, it also celebrated the twentieth anniversary of the arrival...

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CTS purchase Solid Speed wins Betting World 1900

May 22, 2016 / 2 years ago

SOLID Speed, bred by Willempie Engelbrecht Jnr, got home in a thrilling finish to win the R400,000 Gr 2 Betting World 1900 at Greyville on Friday. He was selected and purchased for R600 000 at the Cape Premier Yearling Sale...

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