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Canford Cliffs strikes in Australia

Five time G1 winner Canford Cliffs, due to stand at Highlands Stud in 2018, was represented by an impressive Group winner in Australia on Saturday. His son Cliff’s Edge made all to land the G3 Ladbrokes Classic in eye catching fashion, and looks a natural prospect for the G1 Victoria Derby following his win in […]

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Greys Inn

Brilliant debut winner for July winner

Rosedene Stud’s sire Greys Inn, who has spent time at Highlands Stud this season, was responsible for an eye catching debut winner at the Vaal on Thursday. Greys Inn’s 3yo daughter Rajasthani Queen, who gave trainer Mike de Kock the second leg of a winning double, ran on powerfully to win first time out over […]

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Trippi colt wins on debut

Drakenstein Stud’s resident champion sire Trippi has enjoyed a tremendous run of success in recent weeks, with a pair of eye catching winners at Turffontein on Saturday, and he had another smart looking debut winner at the Vaal on Thursday. The Al Adaayit South Africa bred and owned Mawsoof was always handy in the 1000m […]

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Flower Alley arrives at Wilgerbosdrift

Flower Alley son a probable for Breeders’ Cup

Wilgerbosdrift’s exciting sire Flower Alley could be represented this year at the Breeders’ Cup, due to be run at Del Mar on November 3rd and 4th. His son Bullards Alley, a record breaking 10.75 length winner of Sunday’s G1 Pattison Canadian International, is among the probable contenders for the Breeders’ Cup Turf next month. A […]

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Duke Of Marmalade

G1 runners for Duke Of Marmalade –on two different continents!

Drakenstein Stud’s top class sire Duke Of Marmalade could well be represented by G1 runners on two different continents this weekend. Duke Of Marmalade’s dual group winning son Marmelo is one of 17 runners carded for Saturday’s G1 Caulfield Cup, a race run for a prize of AUS $3.15 million. Trained by Hughie Morrison, Marmelo […]

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Classy double for G1 winning sire

Lammerskraal’s G1 winning sire Visionaire has been enjoying a good spell, with winners flowing thick and fast of late, and the son of Grand Slam had another pair of winners at the Vaal on Tuesday. First to score was Visigoth, who justified favouritism when breaking his maiden by 1.6 lengths for champion trainer Sean Tarry. […]

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Three in a row for Gimmethegreenlight son

Varsfontein Stud’s top class young stallion Gimmethegreenlight has made a tremendous start to his stud career, with his first two crops yielding a slew of graded stakes winners. The former G1 L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate winner looks to have another smart sort on his hands in the form of the Varsfontein Stud bred Surcharge, who made […]

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Trippi winners impress at Turffontein

Drakenstein Stud’s resident sire Trippi, South Africa’s Champion Sire of 2015-2016, was responsible for a pair of very impressive winners this past weekend at Turffontein. His daughter Flowersfromabrook produced an impressive turn of foot to make a winning debut over 1000 metres for trainer Weiho Marwing. The beautifully bred three-year-old, who flew up late to […]

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Marchfield son lifts Nearctic Stakes

Field Of Courage, a son of dual champion and Moutonshoek sire Marchfield, scored a 40-1 shock when downing some top-class sprinters in Sunday’s G2 Nearctic Stakes at Woodbine. On one of Canada’s biggest race days of the year, the gallant Field Of Courage made it win six when relishing the soft underfoot conditions to lift […]

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Flower Alley

Bullards Alley lands Canadian International

Wilgerbosdrift’s exciting resident stallion Flower Alley was represented by his fourth individual G1 winner when his son Bullards Alley landed the G1 Pattison Canadian International at Woodbine on Sunday in record breaking fashion. Sent off a 42-1 long-shot for the $800 000 contest, Bullards Alley won by a record breaking margin of 10.75 lengths – the […]

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