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Experts pick potential stars at CTS R2R gallops

November 23, 2016 / 2 years ago

A panel of experts made their choices at the CTS Emperors Palace Ready To Run Stakes on Monday. The sale starts today, Thursday 24 November, and continues on Friday. After a lifetime around horses and a decade of doing Ready...

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Ready To Run gallops, Monday at 11am

November 21, 2016 / 2 years ago

BREEZE-UPS for the 2016 CTS Emperors Palace Johannesburg Ready To Run Sales start at 11am on Monday, 21 November at Randjesfontein, with the hospitality tent at the Clubhouse. Summerhill Stud’s Mick Goss writes ahead of the gallops: “If ever there...

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Safe Harbour sets sail in great finish to Lanzerac R2R Stakes

November 20, 2016 / 2 years ago

ELUSIVE Fort’s athletic daughter Safe Harbour became the first filly to win the R2,5 million Lanzerac Ready To Run Stakes when she collared the gallant pacemaker Sergeant Hardy in the final strides of the 1400m race at Kenilworth on Saturday...

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Best vibe, best racing with Lanzerac

November 18, 2016 / 2 years ago

THERE is a reason to dress up and get to Kenilworth Racecourse this weekend with the running of the Lanzerac Ready To Run Stakes presented by CTS. It’s a day when fine wines are paired with the best cuisine and...

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Lanzerac R2R: Two-horse race or made for an upset?

November 17, 2016 / 2 years ago

AFTER the Budapest blow-out in 2015, shrewdies may be out trying to beat Vaughan Marshall’s star Always In Charge in the fourth running of the R2.5 million Ready To Run Stakes. Seventh Plain was the Mayfair Speculators owned favourite last...

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Philanthropist: His offspring are "ready to run"!

November 15, 2016 / 2 years ago

DRAKENSTEIN Stud’s red hot young sire Philanthropist has been in devastating form this month, and his daughter Miss Malbec continued her sire’s great run by making it back to back wins on Thursday. The 3yo, who hails from her sire’s...

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Five Kahals on CTS R2R Sale

November 14, 2016 / 2 years ago

HE was once known as “the mighty Kahal” for being right up there with South Africa’s best stallions of the new millennium and his last five progeny are up for sale at the forthcoming CTS Emperors Palace Johannesburg Ready To...

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Soma: "Do your homework, find a horse!"

November 10, 2016 / 2 years ago

TRAINER Joe Soma believes that the forthcoming CTS Emperors Palace Johannesburg Ready To Run Sale to be held at Randjesfontein will offer buyers good value opportunities. He said: “We’re in a buyer’s market and as I always say – if...

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CTS graduate wins Gr3 in Hong Kong

November 08, 2016 / 2 years ago

HORSE Of Fortune is eyeing more riches after winning the Gr3 Sa Sa Ladies Purse at Sha Tin on Sunday night. The Tony Millard-trained six-year-old was having its third run of the season after two underwhelming performances, but the son...

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She kept on giving for Gavin Lerena!

November 07, 2016 / 2 years ago

SHE’s A Giver, a R650,000 purchase at the 2015 CTS Cape Select Yearling Sale, posted a runaway win in Saturday’s Gr3 Starling Stakes over 1400m on Charity Mile Day at Turffontein. Gavin Lerena had Johan Janse Van Vuuren’s three-year-old handy...

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