Cape Thoroughbred Sales recently announced the catalogue for their Ready To Run Sale, presented by Lanzerac Hotel & Spa.
This one day sale will take place at Durbanville racecourse on Friday 20th of November, with the pre-sale gallops scheduled to take place one day earlier.
The Cape Ready To Run Sale will be taking place for the fourth year in a row, and past graduates include such graded winners as Antonius Du Bois, Arion, Captain Chaos, Reim and most notably last season’s Equus Champion 2YO Seventh Plain.
Graduates of this sale will automatically qualify for entry to the 2016 Lanzerac Ready To Run Stakes, a contest which is worth R2.5 million this year.
Many of South Africa’s top stallions are represented at the sale with all of Captain Al (6), Dynasty (4), Fort Wood (1), Kahal (1), Silvano (2), Trippi (8), Var (6) and Western Winter (9) all represented at the Ready To Run Sale.
Top international sires with two-year-olds on sale include Bernardini (2), Hard Spun (2), High Chaparral (1), New Approach (1), Sebring (1), and Zoffany (1).
A few of the interesting lots on offer include
1 –a filly by popular young sire Gimmethegreenlight out of G1 Empress Club Stakes winner Fading Light
Lot 26 –a colt by G1 Blue Diamond winner Nadeem out of a New Zealand stakes winning mare
Lot 27 –a Var half sister to G2 stakes filly Galaxy Gal
Lot 30 –a Trippi colt out of a G1 winning daughter of Met winner Imperious Sue
Lot 40 –a Smart Missile half sister to Aus G2 winner and sire Time For War
Lot42 –a Pathfork half sister to champion sprinter Cataloochee
Lot 45 –a Trippi filly out of Jet Master’s G1 winning daughter Little Miss Magic
Lot 49 –a Western Winter filly closely related to Guineas winners Dupont and Pacino
Lot 60 –a Silvano filly out of a SW half sister to champion Val De Ra
Lot 61 –a Trippi colt out of top sprinter Mocha Java
Lot 64 a Sebring half brother to Cape Guineas winner Le Drakkar
Lot 65 –a Western Winter own brother to G1 winner Nania, top sprinter Red Ray and former record priced buy Brutal Force
Lot 68 –an Ashaawes half brother to the top class G1 performer Tribal Dance
Lot 79 –a Hard Spun colt from the family of Italian Oaks winner Ivyanna
Lot 83- a Captain Al full brother to G3 winner Wheredowego
Lot 84 –a Windrush half brother to exported G3 winner Reim
Lot 85 –a Captain Al own brother to SW Captain Lars and G1p filly Alascan Maiden
Lot 94 –a Dynasty colt out of a half brother to G1 winning sire Potala Palace
Lot 101- a Windrush own sister to ill-fated Equus Champion and multiple G1 winner Mother Russia
Lot 108 –a colt by July winner Dynasty from the family of July winner Bold Silvano
Lot 112 – a Western Winter half brother to G1 winner Thunder Dance, out of G1 winner Shadow Dancing
Lot 118 –an Ashaawes full brother to G3 winner Priceless Jewel and half brother to two other SWs
Lot 124 –a Var colt out of former Broodmare Of The Year Sunshine Lover
Lot 126 –a colt by European sire sensation Zoffany from the family of champion Laisserfaire
Lot 127 –a Western Winter colt out of a SW by Lomitas
Lot 143 –a Warm White Night half brother to Equus Champion 2YO Colt Seventh Plain
Lot 149 –a High Chaparral filly out of a half sister to Summer Cup hero Delta Form
Lot 152 –a Hard Spun colt from the family of champion and leading sire Last Tycoon
Lot 162 –a Trippi colt out of a G3 winning half sister to unbeaten star and top US sire Candy Ride
Lot 167 –a colt by US champion and top sire Bernardini from the family of Aus champ Dance Hero
Lot 169 –a daughter of Epsom Derby winner New Approach from a top class US female line
Lot 173- a Trippi colt out of a G3 winning Western Winter mare
Lot 174 –a son of Judpot and G2 winner Cruise Collection –bred on same cross as champion Along Came Polly
Lot 177 –a Philanthropist half brother to G2 winner Demanding Lady
Lot 178 –a Western Winter colt from the family of breed shaping champions Miesque and Kingmambo
Lot 184 –a colt by champion sprinter and promising sire Dream Ahead from a strong Aussie family
Lot 190 –a Dynasty colt out of Jet Master’s G3 winning daughter Express Queen
The catalogue can be viewed online at www.capethoroughbredsales.com