THE majority of South Africa’s top sires are strongly represented at the 2016 Ready To Run Sale scheduled for next week
with all of Captain Al, Dynasty, Judpot, Kahal, Silvano, Trippi and Var having at least one lot on offer.
No fewer than 159 2yo’s have been entered in the sale. They gallop on Friday 14th October and they go through the ring the next day.
High profile international sires represented at this year’s sale include Black Caviar’s multiple Gr1 winning half brother All Too Hard, former Gr1 Kentucky Derby/Gr1 Dubai World Cup hero Animal Kingdom, star sprinter and top class sire Choisir, former Equus Champion Delago Deluxe, multiple Gr1 winning miler Excelebration, successful young sire and former Gr1 Prix Du Jockey Club hero Lope De Vega.
Dubai World Cup winner Animal Kingdom: One for sale.
Promising young sires strongly represented include Elusive Fort, the boom boy Gimmethegreenlight, Smart Call’s sire Ideal World, Pathfork, Philanthropist, Querari, Seventh Rock and Visionaire.
Sires represented by members of their first local 2yo crop include Byword, Crusade, Marchfield, Oratorio, Twice Over and What A Winter.
The Ready To Run concept has really and truly become the thinking player’s game. It is the lottery where your ticket stands a very fair
chance to share in big prizes and where underlying value and quality reign supreme.
Among the recent stars sold off this platform are Equus Champion French Navy, R3 000 000 earner Captain America, Gr3 Matchem
Stakes hero Reim, Gr1 Mercury Sprint hero and Equus Award nominee Red Ray, top sprinter Brutal Force, Fillies Guineas winner Alexis, and Gr3 Jubilee Handicap hero Liege.