THE WEEK THAT WAS

THE WEEK THAT WAS

THE WEEK THAT WAS The past week proved a mixed bag for racing enthusiasts, with the 2021 Vodacom Durban July race meeting proving both a fairytale and a tragedy for connections on course. Varsfontein Stud’s imposing stallion Master Of My Fate made his presence...
IMPRESSIVE WIN FOR POTALA PALACE RELATIVE

IMPRESSIVE WIN FOR POTALA PALACE RELATIVE

IMPRESSIVE WIN FOR POTALA PALACE RELATIVE Ridgemont Highlands’ G1 sire Potala Palace hails from one of the very best families in the stud book, and the son of Singspiel gained a further boost to his stellar pedigree on Saturday. Promising two-year-old...
POTALA PALACE RELATIVE LANDS COVENTRY STAKES

POTALA PALACE RELATIVE LANDS COVENTRY STAKES

POTALA PALACE RELATIVE LANDS COVENTRY STAKES Ridgemont Highlands’ G1 winning stallion Potala Palace gained a notable update to his pedigree, when his relative Berkshire Shadow captured the G2 Coventry Stakes (1200m) on the first day of the 2021 Royal Ascot...
FIRST G1 WINNER FOR POTALA PALACE

FIRST G1 WINNER FOR POTALA PALACE

FIRST G1 WINNER FOR POTALA PALACE Ridgemont Highlands’ G1 winning stallion Potala Palace has made a tremendous start to his stud career, despite limited opportunities, and the son of Singspiel came up with his first G1 winner when his speedy daughter Singforafa...
TRUE TO LIFE BIDS FOR SA FILLIES SPRINT CROWN

TRUE TO LIFE BIDS FOR SA FILLIES SPRINT CROWN

TRUE TO LIFE BIDS FOR SA FILLIES SPRINT CROWN The Johan Janse Van Vuuren trained True To Life looks hard to oppose in Saturday’s G1 South African Fillies Sprint (1200m) at Hollywoodbets Scottsville. A fine third in the G1 Computaform Sprint last time out in open...