Aussie Flair At South Africa’s Cape Thoroughbred Yearling Sale

Kerry Jack News

"With two yearlings catalogued by Delago Deluxe in this sale, the first to go through the ring is Lot 158, a colt out of the well-related Scenic mare Beam, herself a half-sister to Group 1 winner Bollinger, from the family of stakes winners Romneya, Always Alison, Benicio and Mannington. The second of Delaxo Delux’s progeny to go through the ring is Lot 164 (pictured), and both will be offered by Klawervlei Stud.Out of the Dehere mare Bounding Along, a half-sister to the Group 2-winning, Group 1 placed Conservatorium, this filly was purchased from the weanling draft of Newhaven Park by respected judge Kerry Jack."...

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Fairytales and Ostrich Feathers

Kerry Jack News

The fairytale story of LOUIS THE KING... "Everyone loves a horse. More particularly, everyone loves a good horse. And when a good horse comes with a great story, well, you’ve hit the jackpot!" Read more:  http://www.sportingpost.co.za/...

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Dingaans Thriller

Kerry Jack News

KJB purchase, New Predator runs a cracker in the G2 Dingaans, finishing a short head 2nd to Noah From Goa.    http://www.sportingpost.co.za/...

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Bernardini sale topper at CTS Cape Ready to Run sale

Kerry Jack News

KJB pinhook tops the Cape RTR sale.   "A quality catalogue with plenty of depth and variety ensured that there was some spirited bidding at the fourth CTS Lanzerac Ready To Run Sale held at Durbanville on Friday. The highest price of the day was the R1,5 million paid by Mayfair Speculators for a magnificent Bernardini filly." http://www.sportingpost.co.za/...

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Signed, Vealed – And Delivered!

Kerry Jack News

"KZN champion trainer Dennis Drier put a shaky start to his Cape summer campaign behind him in just under 72 seconds at Kenilworth on Saturday. Crack lightweight Sean Veale celebrated a rare visit to his hometown with a beautifully balanced ride to get Triptique home to win the R400 000 Gr2 Cape Merchants." http://www.sportingpost.co.za/...

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Ennion Grabs Classic Limelight

Kerry Jack News

"Stalwart Milnerton trainer Greg Ennion pulled a potential classic rabbit out of the hat in the R250 000 Magnum Gr3 Cape Classic at Kenilworth on Saturday. The Captain Al gelding Eighth Wonder put his hand up in style when clinching the 1400m feature from the widest draw under an inspired ride by Avontuur-sponsored MJ Byleveld." http://www.sportingpost.co.za/...

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The Cat Pounces

Kerry Jack News

"The Braam Van Huyssteen dayglo yelow silks were prominent on the national feature front on Saturday. After Pecan Nut’s gutsy win in the Listed Off To Stud Stakes at Greyville, the consistent Justin Snaith-trained Cat And The Moon grabbed the double with an easy win over her stablemare Jet Explorer in the R250 000 Gr3 Final Fling Stakes at Kenilworth." http://www.sportingpost.co.za/...

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Elley Pecan at the right time

Kerry Jack News

"Horse Chestnut’s smart daughter Pecan Nut showed her appreciation for the Greyville Polytrack when scoring a courageous and well-deserved first stakes victory when staying on best to win the R150 000 Listed Off To Stud Stakes  under Anton Marcus." http://www.sportingpost.co.za/...

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One Giant Step For Stan ‘Kind’!

Kerry Jack News

"Dynastic Power had dethroned Cape Winter Triple Crown pretender Power King when beating him in the Winter Derby at the end of last season and there was plenty of delightful déjà vu for the winning connections here as the versatile son of Dynasty won a cracker in the hands of Greg Cheyne." http://www.sportingpost.co.za/...

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Braam van Huyssteen, Owner of the Month

Kerry Jack News

Congratulations to top owner & client, Braam van Huyssteen, who was awarded Gold Circle owner of the month for his 20 wins in March (from 40 runners).   "Braam, the founder and award winning boss of the highly successful Cape-based company Tekkie Town, is an extraordinary man who has built his racing string in a similar way to how he built his business, starting small and growing quickly to be one of the biggest thoroughbred owners in the country with 130 horses in 22 stables throughout the industry. In the relatively short time as an owner, he has had “well past” the 10...

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