(Photo : Leigh Willson)
EMPERORS PALACE READY TO RUN GALLOPS
Summerhill Stud, Mooi River
Friday 19th October 2012
Thabiso has a lovely calm effect on the young horses and gets the best out of them. He returned last year after having ridden work for one of the biggest Ready To Run consigners and pin hookers in the states, Becky Thomas. Thabiso has grown with the international experience and has returned with great confidence and leadership skills.
Thabiso reveals his top colt and filly selections for this year’s Ready To Run sale:
Lot 153: Usisi (AUS) (Rock Of Gibraltar x Almighty Sister) (F)
Lot 153: Usisi (AUS) (Rock Of Gibraltar x Almighty Sister)
A lovely well balanced filly. She is easy to work with and is showing us some speed. She is by a world champion racehorse and the Sire of over 75 stakes winners - Rock Of Gibraltar. Sister to mighty Raja (4 wins including the Fulham Park Plate L) and Grace And Power (7 wins including 3rd in the Dermody Stakes G3). From the Australian family of Richmond Boy (15 wins including the Colonel Reeves Stakes L), La Stupenda (3 wins including the Keith Mackay Handicap L) and Trixie Lass (3 wins including the Kaiser Stuhl Handicap L).
Lot 157: Die Kat (AUS) (Tale Of The Cat x America’s Idol) (C)
Lot 157: Die Kat (AUS) (Tale Of The Cat x America’s Idol)
If you missed out on Indaba My Children, then here is your chance to snatch up another Tale Of The Cat colt. He is a scopey, attractive colt that has a good action and strides out well. By leading 2-year-old Sire in the USA and Sire of over 76 stakes winners, Tale Of The Cat. His dam is a sister to Dancing Rahy (9 wins including the Alysheba Stakes L). From the family of Rahy’s Moon (7 wins including the Clasico General Guemes L), Navajo Princess (16 wins including the Molly Pitcher Handicap G2), Dancing Brave - Horse of the Year and Champion 3-year-old in England (8 wins including the Coral Eclipse Stakes G1) and Jolypha - top rated 3-year-old in France (4 wins including the Prix de Diane Hermes G1).
The Emperors Palace Ready To Run Sale
TBA Sales Complex, Gosforth Park
2nd and 4th November 2012
*Six cheque payment scheme for qualifying buyers.