DYNASTY, South Africa’s multiple champion stallion, has succumbed to illness following a recent operation for colic. He was 19 years old.
Princess Posh, by Ridgemont Highlands sire Canford Cliffs, has given local trainer Kris Lees his first win in the Group Three Newmarket at Newcastle, a day before he saddles three horses in the Group One race with the same name at Flemington.
Hawwaam hammered his rivals in the Grade 1 SA Classic at Turffontein, cruising in by 5.75 lengths at the end of the 1800m contest.
The superbly bred and well performer Danon Platina will become the first son of legendary racehorse and sire Deep Impact to take up stud duties in South Africa. He has retired to Mauritzfontein for 2019.
Former Champion trainer Sean Tarry on Sunday day joined a unique band in the world of horseracing by notching up his 2000th winner at Turffontein tonight.
The Council of the Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association of SA, is very pleased to announce that Vaughan Koster and Craig Kieswetter have been co-opted as additional members of Council.