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Quality yearlings can boost prices at CPYS

December 11, 2018 / 1 day ago

A year ago — after the Markus Jooste saga hit the headlines — one report hit the nail on the head for racing and bloodstock sales. "The whole industry is quaking in their boots; the actions of one man could...

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Princess Rebel is an absolute ace over 1000m

December 10, 2018 / 2 days ago

Port Elizabeth trainer Yvette Bremner is very good at raiding with runners away from her home base, proven recently when she won the Gr3 Graham Beck Stakes at Turffontein with outsider National Park. Bremner again showed her ability to win...

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Africa Rising is a ‘pro’, through and through

December 05, 2018 / 8 days ago

Africa Rising, a graduate of the 2015 CTS Ready To Run Sale, defeated a field of competitive sprinters in Saturday’s Gr2 Merchants over 1200m at Turffontein. The runner-up Romi’s Boy (2015 Cape Premier Yearling Sale) and third-placed Captain and Master...

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CTS ‘cheapie’ claims first prize in R2-million Gr1 Summer Cup

December 03, 2018 / 9 days ago

Sean Tarry bought Tilbury Fort for just R110,00 at the 2015 CTS March Yearling Sale. He syndicated his purchase between owners Mark Currie, Billy Jacobs, Craig Zoghby, Erich van Niekerk, Satch Mathen and Mrs Beryl Lahoud, a passionate partnership of...

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2019 CPYS Catalogue is online!

November 29, 2018 / 13 days ago

The keenly-awaited catalogue for the 2019 Cape Premier Yearling Sale has been published online and is available on the CTS website. The sale will be staged on a Wednesday 23 January, and 226 high quality lots have been catalogued. The...

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Gelding does the trick for Kasimir

November 29, 2018 / 13 days ago

Kasimir, a R1,2-million Cape Premier Yearling Sale buy, has been a talked-about horse since the first day he set foot on the track. He notched his first Graded success with a convincing win in the Gr2 Cape Merchants over 1200m...

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Cirillo takes the lion’s share in CTS Ready To Run

November 28, 2018 / 15 days ago

Sean Tarry’s smart stakes performer Cirillo looked the right horse on exposed form and Anton Marcus rode a cracker – getting him over from his wide draw and leading all the way to win the R2,5 million CTS Ready To...

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Marshall eyes third successive Guineas

November 26, 2018 / 16 days ago

The undefeated One World showed he is the athlete he is believed him to be when staying on powerfully to win the R400 000 Gr2 Concorde Cup. The race, formerly known as the Selangor Cup, has produced just five Guineas...

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CTS Sales Wrap

November 26, 2018 / 17 days ago

The 2018 CTS Ready To Run Sale held at Durbanville on Friday turned over R20,32-million from only 109 lots sold. The average was R205 253 per two-year-old that passed through the ring. The top price of R1,1-million was paid by...

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Soetendal’s strongest ever draft

November 21, 2018 / 22 days ago

The Soetendal Estate name is likely to be mentioned more often than any other vendor by veteran Auctioneer Andrew Miller when the gavel starts falling shortly after 6 o’clock on Friday evening as the CTS Ready To Run class of...

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