Rathmor Stud Secure Fantastic Stallion Prospect: Noble Tune(USA)   16 April, 2014|
Rathmor Stud have purchased an exciting stallion prospect for the 2014 breeding season. Noble Tune(USA), impeccably-bred with a top-class Group winning race record to boot, will be the first son of Unbridled's Song to stand in South Africa ... Read Further
Crusade's Half-Brother Places In Gr 3   15 April, 2014|
First season sire Crusade, a Gr 1 winning son of Mr Greeley who stood his first season at stud at Scott Bros in 2013, saw his half-brother by Henrythenavigator - Cristoforo Colombo - place in the Gr 3 Curragh Gladness Stakes over the weekend. ... Read Further
Spring Valley Stud National Yearlings 2014   13 April, 2014|
The draft of yearlings from Spring Valley Stud for the Emperors Palace National Yearling Sale on 27 & 28 April 2014, including first progeny of Just As Well and Bankable ... Read Further
Sea Of Class: Urban Sea And The Ladies - Lisa Barrett   11 April, 2014|
We've all heard the saying "behind every good man is a successful woman", and it applies just as much to horses and it does to men. If you look at some of the world's greatest sires, both past and present, half of their success comes from their dams, who are often overlooked and underrated for their contributions to the racing and breeding scene" ... Read Further
Rathmor Stud National Yearlings 2014   9 April, 2014|
Rathmor's National Yearling Sales draft includes a half-brother by Kahal to US Gr1 winner Gypsy's Warning, a Windrush colt out of a half-sister to In A Rush, as well as progeny by Var, Mogok and A.P Answer ... Read Further
Backworth Stud National Yearlings 2014   9 April, 2014|
The draft of yearlings from Backworth Stud for the Emperors Palace National Yearling Sale on 27 & 28 April 2013, including progeny by Western Winter, Judpot, Muhtafal and Silvano ... Read Further
First Winner For Brave Tin Soldier   9 April, 2014|
Rathmor-bred Split The Breeze won a brilliant race at Clairwood yesterday on debut by three quarters of a length over 1000m. The two year old colt is the first to win for the beautiful freshman sire, Brave Tin Soldier, at Summerhill Stud - a horse that lives up to his good looks and exceptional pedigree ... Read Further
Roski Stud: National Yearling Sales Draft For 2014   8 April, 2014|
Roski Stud's National Yearling Sales draft includes the first outstanding progeny of Gr1 winning Just As Well, including an aptly named yearling colt Unbelievable. Their draft also has a Toreador half-brother to Gr2 Journeyman who has headed to Dubai ... Read Further
Bush Hill Stud: National Yearling Sales Draft For 2014   7 April, 2014|
Bush Hill Stud's National Yearling Sales draft includes the first impressive progeny from King's Chapel which includes a half-brother to Tetelestai, as well as a full-brother to Gr 2 winner The Mouseketeer and two Lots from the immediate family of Gr 1 winners Zirconeum and Stellite ... Read Further
King's Chapel: First Yearlings Presented For Nationals   4 April, 2014|
King’s Chapel standing at Bush Hill Stud, has proven himself overseas with winners weekly in various countries such as New Zealand, Australia, Macau, Singapore and Hong Kong. He has his first crop of yearlings on offer at the upcoming Emperors Palace National Yearling Sale ... Read Further
KZN Breeders Race Series Log For 3YO's And Up - 1 April 2014   3 April, 2014|
The fouth published Log for the KZN Breeders Series for three year olds and up sees Negev continue the lead with 35 points after placing second to Jackodore in the recent Nkosazana Stakes Listed. It must be noted this Log is only for the KZN Breeders Series of R200 000 races, and excludes the Million Mile entries which follow normal race entry procedures ... Read Further
Spring Valley Stud: First Winner For Fort Beluga   3 April, 2014|
Lock Him Up swept home to a fantastic victory in his debut run by an incredible four and half lengths.
Trained by Sean Tarry and owned by Chris Van Niekerk, the son of the deceased Fort Beluga out of Alami mare I Said Hey was bred by Bruce Le Roux of Spring Valley Stud ... Read Further
KZN Links To Dubai Weekend Racing   1 April, 2014|
Once again South Africa played a prominent part in the Dubai World Cup night on Saturday, with Variety Club winning the Gr 2 Godolphin Mile. The champion son of Var has links to KZN too - although bred by Beaumont Stud, his dam is a registered KZN-bred named La Massine. The other to feature was Star Empire who placed third in the Dubai Gold Cup ... Read Further
The Apache Retired   31 March, 2014|
In a recent tweet on his DubaiRaceNight Twitter feed, Pat Cummings made the following announcement:
“Trainer Mike de Kock confirms The Apache has been retired and will go to stud in South Africa.”
The Apache, bred by Scott Bros at their Highdown Stud ... Read Further
Group Success Over Weekend With KZN-breds   31 March, 2014|
KZN had success with horses around the country over the weekend - with Seal taking home the Gr 3 Caradoc Gold Cup in emphatic style while King Of Kings had placings with Baracah and Princess Julietta finished third behind Via Africa. Tellina, a grandson of Spectrum, finished third in the Gr 1 Horse Chestnut Stakes ... Read Further
KZN Yearling Sale Million 2014 - Qualifying Horses   27 March, 2014|
The Thoroughbred Breeders Association have released the list the of qualifying horses for the KZN Yearling Sale Million - a race that was richly supported in its inaugural running last year on Vodacom Durban July day, which saw the Group-placed Ace Antonius from Highlands Farms Stud snatch the R1-million purse from Jimmi Choo ... Read Further
Jackodore Grabs Nkosazana Listed By Four Lengths   26 March, 2014|
Toreador's talented five year old daughter Jackodore snatched the Nkosazana Listed by an impressive four lengths.
The Sean Tarry-trained Jackodore made this her ninth win and her fourth Bold Black Type win to date ... Read Further
Australian Gr3 Win For Broodmare Sire Spectrum   26 March, 2014|
Zanbagh's vice-like grip on the Australian Oaks – and a bid to emulate her mother's heroics – strengthened as the outstanding filly landed Guy Walter an unprecedented fifth Gr 3 Keith Nolan Classic at Kembla Grange on Sunday. A daughter of Bernardini, she is out of Wild Iris by Spectrum ... Read Further
Sir Isaac Takes Flamingo Park Handicap   25 March, 2014|
Bush Hill-bred Sir Isaac registered his third win yesterday in the Flamingo Park Handicap (Non-Black Type) over 1800, winning by half a length from Blushing Grey. Sir Isaac has found good recent form, winning two of his starts and placing second in the last five starts since February ... Read Further
First Winner For Sire Al Miqdaam   24 March, 2014|
Roy Moodley's young stallion standing at his breeding operation in the KZN Midlands, a son of Danehill named Al Miqdaam, had his first winner on Friday at Clairwood. The three year old chestnut gelding named Al Ciberano, bred by Robert Smith, not only romped to a victory over 1100m - but also set a new Class record in the process ... Read Further
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