Jack Milner: There was a general sense of satisfaction from both vendors and buyers at 2018 Cape Premier Sale which took place this weekend at the Cape Town Convention Centre.
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This year’s catalogue for the 2018 Cape Thoroughbred Yearling Sale is “almost the strongest we have ever had in terms of quality”, believes Cape Thoroughbred Sales (CTS) CEO Wehann Smith.
Former champion race mare Igugu, who died in November 2016, had one son that was named Kikujirou.
Cape Town – The catalogue for the 2018 CTS Cape Premier Yearling Sale has arrived in mailboxes. It’s worth its weight in gold, carrying on its pages the names of 25 future stakes winners, based on the average of more than 10% achieved between 2011 and 2016.
Archipenko (Kingmambo-Bound I, by Nijinsky), who just last weekend sired his third Group 1 winner – Group 1 Hong Kong Cup hero Time Warp (GB) – has died at Lanwades Stud in Newmarket due to a rare form of lymphoma. He was just 13.
Cape Town – Leading racehorse sales company Cape Thoroughbred Sales (CTS) has announced that Markus Jooste has resigned as director, and Mayfair Speculators has commenced the process of exiting their shareholding following Wednesday’s CTS board meeting.