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Mogok Double At Turffontein This Afternoon

Mogok produced a double at Turffontein this afternoon, with Boiling Point, a half-sibling to five-time winner Caymen Sunset taking the first race, and Varsfontein-bred Pagoda, a three year old son of Mogok capturing his second career victory. The latter has also...

Save The Rhino Second In Aquanaut Listed

Gr1 Gold Cup winner Wild One’s full brother Save The Rhino, placed a close second in the Aquanaut Listed over 2450m from Royal Honour. The Mogok five year old gelding defeated the likes of Deputy Jud, Coby and The Elmo Effect in the process. Owned in partnership by Messrs GM Maree & GM Kotzen, Save The Rhino is trained by Ormond Ferraris.

Six Wins In February For Scott Bros

Remaining in the Top 10 of the national South African breeders log, Scott Bros had six wins in February and 24 places, including Matador Man’s very close second to Mike De Kock’s Ektifaa(AUS) in the Gr3 Tony Ruffel Stakes. Matador Man, a son of Toreador...

Crusade Gets First Winner

Miss Millionaire in the sales ring of the 2016 KZN Yearling Sale. Image: Candiese Marnewick Miss Millionaire galloped home to an easy victory for her sire Crusade, winning her debut impressively by over a length from trainer Belinda Impey and owners Messrs P Gounden,...

Stakes Double For Scott Bros In SA And Zim

The Scott Bros’ had great weekend with Matador Man winning the Secretariat Stakes Listed at Turffontein on Saturday, whilst five year old gelding by The Sheik – Road To Dubai – won the Borrowdale Cup Sprint Listed over 1200m.

Talktothestars KZN Breeders Horse Of The Year

Our son of Overlord out of Tellittothestars cleaned up at the recent KZN Breeders Awards, taking home the awards for Outstanding Older Male, Outstanding Sprinter Male and Horse Of The Year. His dam, Tellittothestars, was voted KZN Breeders Broodmare Of The Year....

UK Gr1 Winner For Des Scott

The William Haggas-trained Rivet was home-bred by his owners, who include the legendary Lester Piggott, Des Scott, Sue Magnier and Michael Tabor.Haggas’s wife Maureen, also Piggott’s daughter, was on hand to welcome in the winner at Doncaster.

Crusade Colt Sold For R700 000 At CTS Cape Ready To Run

Consigned as Lot 50, the colt named Wheels Are Up is out of Gr3 winner Aquataine, herself a three parts sister to Gr1 winner Captain America. She is a daughter of Requista by Fortwood, from the damline of Cruise Collection, Captainofmysoul and Dacha.

KZN Breeders Award Nominees: Scott Bros Nominations

The nominees for the KZN Breeders Awards to be held on 26 November 2016 at Bellwood have been announced, with our Equus National Sprinting Champion Talktothestars nominated for Outstanding Older Male, Outstanding Sprinter Male and in contention for the KZN Breeders Horse Of The Year title.

Des Scott Breeds Gr2 Champagne Stakes Winner In UK

“His owners, the Starship Partnership, are an eclectic mix. Des Scott, a 87-year-old South African, is marvellous. He’s had horses for 60 years, most in South Africa. There’s also a certain L K Piggott (Lester), who bred Rivet’s dam, Starship and also Messrs Tabor and Magnier. I’m pleased to say they leave it to us, which is fantastic.”