(Photo : Leigh Willson)
EMPERORS PALACE READY TO RUN GALLOPS
Summerhill Stud, Mooi River
Friday 19th October 2012
Nhlakanipho has the best character and is always singing and making people laugh. He is a good team player and loves riding the Ready to Run horses. He also takes a keen interest in physiotherapy and works with the Bemer blanket and Equissage machine. Nhlakanipho is an enthusiastic worker and shows lots of potential as a rider.
Nhlakanipho’s favourite colt and filly for this year’s Ready To Run sale is:
Lot 11: Go Chic (Kahal x Gentle Breeze) (F)
Lot 11: Go Chic (Kahal x Gentle Breeze)
This is a strongly made, good sized filly. She is an easy ride and is coming along the right way. She is by Group 1 producing sire, Kahal. From the international family of Zephyr (4 wins including 3rd in the Perfume Stakes G2), Devil’s Bag Copy - Champion Imported 3-year-old colt in Puerto Rico (4 wins including the Eduardo Maldonado L), Rosie Dooley (4 wins including 3rd in the Honey Bee Handicap G3), Vision in Gold (3 wins including the Santa Maria Stakes G2) and Corporation Vision (winner including 2nd in the Sorority Stakes G3).
Lot 173: Gambol (Stronghold x Careless Mirth) (C)
Lot 173: Gambol (Stronghold x Careless Mirth)
A big well balanced colt. He has a long stride and covers ground in his work. Gambol has lots to come and has the right personality for any trainer. He is by champion European Handicapper of 2008, Stronghold. The dam is a sister to Smangaliso (4 wins including the Sycamore Sprint G3). From the international family of Miss Silca Key (2 wins including the Jersey Stakes G3), Fallow (3 wins including the July Stakes G3), Rochester (11 wins including the Kentucky Breeders Cup G3 twice), Road to Rock (6 wins including the George Main Stakes G1 and Queen Elizabeth Stakes G1) and Lucky Six (5 wins including the Chairmans Trophy L).
The Emperors Palace Ready To Run Sale
TBA Sales Complex, Gosforth Park
2nd and 4th November 2012
*Six cheque payment scheme for qualifying buyers.