(Photo : Leigh Willson)
EMPERORS PALACE READY TO RUN GALLOPS
Summerhill Stud, Mooi River
Friday 19th October 2012
Ricardo has been working at Summerhill for the past 4 years and is an important member of our team. He loves following racing and keeping up with the horses that Summerhill has sold through the Ready to Run Sale. Ricardo has lots of passion for the game and is always bringing new ideas to the table. He is very excited with this year’s draft and can’t wait to show them off at the sale.
Here are Ricardo’s selections for top colt and top filly on this year’s Ready To Run sale:
Lot 62: Pej (Kahal x Miss Crystal) (F)
Lot 62: Pej (Kahal x Miss Crystal)
Pej is a tall leggy filly with a long stride and a good looking action. By the sire of Mannequin, Fisani, Vangelis and Tales of Bravery. From the family of National Bay - Equus Champion 3-year-old Female Sprinter in 2000 (5 wins including the Magnolia Handicap G3 and 2nd in the SA Fillies Sprint G1), Cymbeline (6 wins including the Winter Oaks L), Colourful Misstress (3 wins including 3rd in the W Store Oaks G3), Astral Athina (3 wins including 3rd in the Jamaica Handicap L) and Crystal Dew (3 wins including 4th in the South African Fillies Sprint G1).
Lot 156: The Squad (Admire Main x Amabokoboko) (C)
Lot 156: The Squad (Admire Main x Amabokoboko)
This mare hasn’t let us down yet! A scopey individual with a great mind and lovely action. He is by the joint highest rated 3-year-old of his generation and the only son of Sunday Silence standing in Africa, Admire Main. Brother to Bhekinkosi (10 wins including the Java Handicap L and 3rd in the Jubilee Handicap G3). From the international family of Native Partner (11 wins including the Maskette Handicap G2), Ajdal (7 wins including the Sprint Championship G1) and Jim French (Santa Anita Derby G1 and 2nd in the Belmont Stakes G1, Sire).
The Emperors Palace Ready To Run Sale
TBA Sales Complex, Gosforth Park
2nd and 4th November 2012
*Six cheque payment scheme for qualifying buyers.