RAFEEF FILLY MAKES IT TWO OUT OF TWO
Ridgemont Highlands’ prominent young stallion Rafeef looks to have come up with yet another smart, first-crop prospect in the form of Moonshiningthrough.
The latter made it two wins from two starts when winning a good race at Turffontein on Thursday.
Trained by Johan Janse Van Vuuren, three-year-old Moonshiningthrough had won her only other start when making a winning debut over 1160m at Turffontein in August and was well supported to maintain her unbeaten record in Thursday’s Tellytrack.com Novice Plate (1200m).
MOONSHININGTHROUGH (Rafeef – Sunset Ridge ) made it two wins from 2 starts today at #Turffontein for Messrs J F & L M F Wernars & H Willson , @jvvuuren_racing and @stingrayjockey pic.twitter.com/QM3Us0EKFt
— Racing Guru (@RacingGuru) November 11, 2021
Always up with the pace, the Raymond Danielson partnered filly kept finding in the closing stages to score by half a length, with the Ridgemont Highlands bred Team Gold taking second spot, and Captain Lannister another three-parts of a length away in third.
Bred by the Narrow Creek Stud, Moonshiningthrough was produced by the Tiger Ridge mare Sunset Ridge.
Fresh off supplying a double at Hollywoodbets Greyville last Sunday, the very much inform Rafeef is currently the Leading Second Season Sire in South Africa for 2021-2022.
His legendary sire Redoute’s Choice is also responsible for outstanding sire Snitzel -sire of impressive recent G1 winners In The Congo, Wild Ruler and Yearning.
Rafeef has three lots on offer at the upcoming November Two Year Old Sale.