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Kevin Somerville of Drakenstein Stud gives his impressions of the farm’s CPYS 2022 consignment : they are all colts this year, and they are all good-looking!

Lot 74: Colt by What A Winter – Lady In Black:

“By the champion two-year-old sire, this is the first foal of former champion two-year-old, Lady In Black.  He comes from the wonderful family of Nexus Talahatchie and Lizarre. An easy moving colt with a wonderful action, there is plenty to like about him.”

Lot 86: Colt by Trippi – Mar Del Sur:

“By Trippi, this colt comes from the family of Pacific Warrior, Pacific Charm and Dashing Eagle. A well-balanced individual that will get his share of attention.”

Lot 104, Lancaster Bomber colt.

Lot 104: Colt by Lancaster Bomber – One Fine Day:

“Yamadori is from the first crop of outstanding G1 winner Lancaster Bomber (War Front) from a very precocious Graded stakes winner by Trippi. This bay colt is a half-brother to Pinkerton from the outstanding family of four times G1 winner, Camponologist. He is a well-balanced colt with plenty to like about him.”

Lot 127: Colt by Lancaster Bomber – Sail:

“This colt is from the Philanthropist mare, Sail, from the family of Sailing Ship and Santa Maria. This big, scopey colt has an easy way about him, with plenty to like.”

Lot 130: Colt by Gimmethegreenlight – San Fermin:

“This colt comes from the wonderful Australian family of Bentley Biscuit and the celebrated Denise’s Joy. He is well balanced, easy going and strong.”

Lot 142, Trippi colt.

Lot 142: Colt by Trippi – Shout Out Loud:

“J Roops is a colt by the outstanding Trippi, from Shout Out Loud, an unraced full-sister to Singapore Sling. This is the same family of former champion older female sprinter Whistling Dixie, and the international winner Grand Emporium. J Roops is a special colt!”

Lot 162: Colt by Gimmethegreenlight – Trip Poker:

“Here’s a colt by top sire Gimmethegreenlight, from a two-time winning Trippi mare. He comes from the family of Liquid Mercury, Captain Gambler and Canadian Horse of the Year in 2018 and multiple champion, Wonder Gadot. This is a strong and well-made colt.”