Thokozani Dlungwane has been a part of the Summerhill Ready To Run team for many years and has turned out some outstanding race horses. He has a natural ability when it comes to schooling these youngsters and it shows on the race tracks all over South Africa. Over the last couple of years he’s ridden the likes of Tap Tap, Ithala and Fork Lightening.
Thokozani knows what to look for in a top Ready To Run horse and opted to school and breeze last years winner of the EMPERORS PALACE READY TO RUN CUP, UMNGAZI (by Muhtafal).
The second of Thokozani’s “top 2 fillies” for this year’s draft is KWELA-KWELA.
KWELA-KWELA (meaning pennywhistle) is by Muhtafal, out of Coastal mare, Siren Song.
KWELA-KWELA is a sister to MZWILILI (2 wins including the Pretty Polly Stakes G3) and ITHALA (4 wins including the Syringa Handicap L) and is from the family of this year’s G1 CANON GOLD CUP winner, DESERT LINKS.