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Ready To Run Stallions, Part 2

October 14, 2016 / 2 years ago

HERE is Part 2 of CTS Ready To Run Stallions, compiled by Sarah Whitelaw of Sporting Post: HORSE CHESTNUT Arguably the greatest racehorse produced in South Africa, this late, great champion was a Triple Crown winner and Horse of The...

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Jay Peg's half-brother by Dynasty at R2R Sale

October 13, 2016 / 2 years ago

THE summer sales season swings in action on Saturday when a half-brother to Jay Peg is likely to be the star turn at the Lanzerac Ready To Run Sale at Durbanville. Hosted by Cape Thoroughbred Sales, a total of 15...

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CTS launches new sales app

October 12, 2016 / 2 years ago

CTS have launched their new sales app in advance of this Saturday’s Cape Ready To Run Sale. You can view upcoming and past sales on the CTS app. Updates are pushed to the app in real-time during sales. Go to...

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Son of VAR strikes in Simgapore

October 10, 2016 / 2 years ago

AVONTUUR’s prominent sire Var enjoyed international success this weekend, with his Boland Stud bred son Quicksilver saluting in Singapore. Trained by South African born Pat Shaw, Quicksilver was too speedy for his opponents when scoring by half a length...

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Ready To Run Stallions - Part 1

October 09, 2016 / 2 years ago

HERE is Part 1 of a rundown of the stallions represented at this weekend's Lanzerac CTS Ready To Run Sale, and their progeny on offer at the sale, by SARAH WHITELAW of Sporting Post.ALADO One of the best bred sires...

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A rock solid draft from Paarl farm

October 08, 2016 / 2 years ago

SPENCER Cook of The Rock Farm near the famous Paarl Rock, Western Cape, reckons his 14 two-year-olds on offer at this year’s CTS Lanzerac Ready To Run Sale are by far the best he’s consigned. Cook believes the winner of...

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Top stallions at CTS R2R

October 06, 2016 / 2 years ago

THE majority of South Africa’s top sires are strongly represented at the 2016 Ready To Run Sale scheduled for next week with all of Captain Al, Dynasty, Judpot, Kahal, Silvano, Trippi and Var having at least one lot on offer.No...

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Logs for Emperors, Lanzerac Ready To Runs

October 05, 2016 / 2 years ago

LOGS have been published for the R2,5-million Emperors Ready To Run Cup (5 November, Turffontein), and the Lanzerac Ready To Run Stakes (19 November, Kenilworth). Both the logs include Sean Tarry's three-year-old, Africa Rising (headline photo). The logs are: EMPERORS...

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First-time winner for Warm White Night

October 02, 2016 / 2 years ago

KLAWERVLEI’s promising young sire Warm White Night had a smart looking first timer score at the Vaal on Thursday afternoon. The Barend Botes trained Stark, who is part-owned by his trainer, made it a win first time out by getting...

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Sun International to sponsor the new 'Sun Met'

September 29, 2016 / 2 years ago

PHUMELELA Gaming and Kenilworth Racing have announced that luxury hospitality, gaming and entertainment group Sun International is the new title sponsor of the Met, which henceforth will be run as the Sun Met and will carry South African record prize...

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