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Six nice types come from the Far End

November 16, 2018 / 1 month ago

Six lots from Far End Stud (as agent) consigned to the CTRS Ready To Run Sale will arriving in Cape Town on Saturday, 17 November and will be ready for viewing next week. Far End’s Jane Thomas will be there...

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Takingthepeace

November 16, 2018 / 1 month ago

The fairytale continues for the young owners of Takingthepeace, who watched her winning her sixth race from only 13 starts when she captured the Gr3 Victory Moon Stakes over 1800m at Turffontein on Thursday evening. Murray Makepeace, Michael Shea and...

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Normandy’s Queraris are outstanding

November 16, 2018 / 1 month ago

Normandy Stud has consigned a host of top horses to Ready To Run auctions, beginning with Germiston November Handicap winner Quick Wit in the early days, and more recently Sergeant Hardy, Crowd Pleaser, Wonderwall, Nordic Breeze, Bishop’s Bounty and Cap...

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Middle Market Momentum Adds Life!

November 14, 2018 / 1 month ago

While the top end generally tends to look after itself, it was the welcome return of the vital middle market at the recent Johannesburg Ready To Run Sale that put some pep back in the step and a twinkle back...

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Bass gives Beaumont’s two-year-olds the green light

November 13, 2018 / 1 month ago

Anton Shepherd of Beaumont Stud’s eight graduates going to the CTS Ready To Run Sale at Durbanville have all been prepared for the gallops by the Candice Bass-Robinson stable.Shepherd mentioned three lots as being outstanding and Mark Bass confirmed: “My...

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Sorrento’s are “all really nice!”

November 12, 2018 / 1 month ago

Terry Andrews of Sorrento Stud said on Monday: “I’m not exaggerating when I say we have a super draft consigned to the CTS Ready To Run Sale this year. We’ve got eight two-year-olds listed and they’re all nice, every one...

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Drakenstein’s four good movers

November 09, 2018 / 1 month ago

Drakenstein Stud has prepared four colts on their farm track for the forthcoming CTS Ready To Run Sale and Stud Manager Ross Fuller believes they will be well received. Drakenstein is offering two home-breds and two as agent, with the...

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Paarl Diamant offers three fillies and a colt

November 07, 2018 / 1 month ago

Paarl Diamant Estate, situated between Klapmuts and Stellenbosch near Varsfontein, has prepared four two-year-olds on behalf of clients for the CTS Ready To Run Sale on 23 November. Monique Schabort of Paarl Diamant said there is likely to be value...

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Stream Ahead has good prospects after Listed win

November 07, 2018 / 1 month ago

Trainer Gavin van Zyl is excited about the future prospects of his CTS graduate Stream Ahead, who won Sunday’s Listed KZN Guineas Trial over 1600m on turf at Greyville. On this win, the Highlands-bred is certain to qualify for the...

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CPYS 2019 format condensed

November 05, 2018 / 1 month ago

Cape Thoroughbred Sales have announced that the 2019 CTS Cape Premier Yearling Sale (CPYS) will be staged on a single day: Wednesday, 23 January 2019. The Sale was originally scheduled to take place over two days, inclusive of Thursday, 2...

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