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Shamrock Wind adds more black type to her pedigree

July 09, 2020 / 6 days ago

Shamrock Wind held on to beat Midnight Moonlight and Duchess Of Bourbon in Tuesday’s Listed Casey Bloomberg Ladies Mile at Kenilworth, completing yet another 1-2-3 for graduates from CTS Sales. Shamrock Wind (13-2) used her good gate speed to get...

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Hello Winter Hello leads home a CTS Trifecta in Olympic Duel Stakes

July 08, 2020 / 6 days ago

Hello Winter Hello, a R140,000 weanling from the 2017 CTS Select Mares Weanlings & Fillies for Stud Sale, posted her third win from six outings in the Listed Cordocelli Olympic Duel Stakes over 1200m at Kenilworth on Tuesday. In another...

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Katak is a freak, says jockey Cheyne

July 08, 2020 / 6 days ago

Katak increased his tally to four wins from four starts with an excellent win in Tuesday’s Gr3 Abe Bloomberg Legal Eagle Stakes over 1800m at Kenilworth, though trainer Piet Steyn explained he’d had a few hick-ups in the build-up to...

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Divine Odyssey has a chance of making VDJ field

July 07, 2020 / 8 days ago

Johan Janse van Vuuren-trained Divine Odyssey (15-2) caught the favourite Marshall Foch, who set the pace, and Full Mast close to home to win Sunday’s Gr3 Jubilee Handicap over 1800m at Turffontein by a length. This was another Graded 1-...

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It’s a 1-3-4 for CTS in Gr1 Golden Horse Sprint!

July 06, 2020 / 9 days ago

Warrior’s Rest (18-1) was one of several CTS graduates in Saturday’s Gr1 Golden Horse Sprint over 1200m at Scottsville, and one of five runners from Sean Tarry’s yard. He fought out a tight finish to get the better of Ultra...

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Tempting Fate and Pray For Rain go 1-2 for CTS in Gr1 Medallion

July 05, 2020 / 9 days ago

Saturday’ Gr1 Golden Horse Medallion over 1200 at Scottsville saw a repeat of June’s Godolphin Barb Stakes over 1100m when CTS graduates Tempting Fate (3-1) and Pray For Rain (15-1) stepped up a notch in class again, to fill the...

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CTS graduate fetches R9,9-million on Hong Kong Sale

July 05, 2020 / 9 days ago

Happy Hour, a R1,1-million yearling by Silvano sold to the Hong Kong Jockey Club at the 2018 Cape Premier Yearling Sale, fetched a whopping $HK4,5-million (approximately R9.9-million) at the Hong Kong International Sale held at Sha-Tin on Friday. The bay...

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Top-priced yearling makes excellent debut

July 01, 2020 / 13 days ago

Really Royal, the highest-priced yearling sold at the 2019 CTS Cape Premier Sale, made an exciting winning debut in a Juvenile Plate over 1200m at Kenilworth on Monday. The R4-million daughter of the late champion sire Captain Al and the...

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Silvano’s Pride likely to take her chance in Durban July

June 30, 2020 / 15 days ago

Anthony Peter has never regretted the evening he bought Silvano’s Pride back for R100,000 at the Cape Premier Yearling Sale in 2017. Peter had bred her, but there wasn’t much interest among bidders and he decided to keep her and...

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Gold Season loved the extra in Listed Gatecrasher Stakes

June 29, 2020 / 15 days ago

Gold Season (8-1) needed the experience and got going late on his 1200m debut at the Vaal to finish fourth, but he stepped up to Listed level to win Saturday’s Listed Gatecrasher Stakes, showing his appreciation of the extra 200m...

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