EVERGREEN WELL REPRESENTED AT READY TO RUN SALE


Evergreen Farms will be bringing a large, quality string to this month’s CTS Ready To Run Sale.

Their draft is made up of two-year-olds sired by both proven and promising stallions including Captain Of All, Time Thief, Vercingetorix and William Longsword.

Below are a few highlights of this consignment:

Lot 70: Unnamed, filly Captain Of All x Capitol Hill

By the sire of dual G1 winner Linebacker and graded stakes winners Shango and Springs Of Carmel, this filly is bred on the same Captain Of All/Dynasty cross as the aforementioned Springs Of Carmel.

From one of the best families in the stud book, this filly’s numerous top-class relatives include US Horse Of The Year and legendary sire A.P. Indy, champions Duke Of Marmalade and Lemon Drop Kid, G1 Investec Derby winner Ruler Of The World, and her own champion great grandsire Al Mufti.

Lot 89: Unnamed, filly Captain Of All x Hollywood Strip

By a champion sprinter, and one of the very best sons of champion sire Captain Al, this filly is a half-sister to the very smart, five time winner Pretty Ballerina.

She is out of a half-sister to G3 Fillies Mile/G3 Three Troikas Stakes winner Hollywoodboulevard -herself the dam of Listed In Full Flight Handicap winner On That Boulevard.

Lot 107: Unnamed, filly William Longsword x Seventh Symphony

This filly is by Captain Al’s very promising Cape Guineas winning son William Longsword, whose first crop has already yielded such as Dyce, Remember When, Safe Return and Bon Vivant.

She is out of smart racemare Seventh Symphony, a granddaughter of Rock Of Gibraltar who ran second in the Listed Bauhinia Handicap and third in the Listed Gardenia Handicap and her granddam is a full-sister to exported G2 Golden Horseshoe winner Port Of London.

Lot 122: Unnamed, filly Vercingetorix x Bhanoyi

By the same sire as high-class fillies Vernichey, Seehaam and Gallic Princess, this filly is a half-sister to two winners including the useful Hammie’s Fan (by Gitano Hernando). Bred on the same Vercingetorix/Jet Master cross as G2 winner African Warrior as well as G1 performers Padre Pio and Rascallion, this filly is out of a winning half-sister to G3 winning filly Laser Fan.

Lot 123: Unnamed, filly Vercingetorix x Air Pocket

Another bred like African Warrior, Padre Pio and Rascallion, this filly is a daughter of Equus Champion and sire sensation Vercingetorix. The latter is already the sire of nearly 30 black type horses headed by G1 winners Ambiorix and Vernichey as well as Equus Champion Nebraas.

An own sister to a winner, this filly is out of a G3 placed winner of three, and hails from the immediate family of dual G1 winner, and Equus Champion, Kings Gambit. The latter, like Vercingetorix himself, was sired by Silvano.

The 2021 CTS Ready To Run Sale will take place at Kenilworth racecourse on October 31st, and the catalogue can be viewed online at www.capethoroughbredsales.com