Breeders Guineas success for Flower Alley

Wilgerbosdrift’s G1 Travers Stakes winning sire Flower Alley came up with his 27th stakes winner when his progressive three-year-old daughter Santa Therese won the Listed Breeders Guineas (1600m) at Fairview on Friday. Trained by Alan Greeff, Santa Therese had captured the Breeders Guineas Plate last time out and was duly sent off a well backed Read more about Breeders Guineas success for Flower Alley[…]

Kenilworth Cup success for Flower Alley

Wilgerbosdrift’s G1 Travers Stakes winning stallion Flower Alley had a notable payday at Kenilworth on Saturday, when his courageous son Bayberry won the Listed Kenilworth Cup in gallant fashion. Four-year-old Bayberry received a well judged ride from Richard Fourie in Saturday’s Kenilworth Cup, with Fourie keeping his Wilgerbosdrift & Mauritzfontein bred gelding in contention from Read more about Kenilworth Cup success for Flower Alley[…]

Egoli Mile success for Soft Falling Rain

Wilgerbosdrift’s deceased sire Soft Falling Rain had a notable winner on Saturday when his three-year-old son Stone Cold won the Egoli Mile (Non-Black Type) on the Turffontein Standside course.Under Muzi Yeni, the Candice Dawson trained Stone Cold had finished second in his past two starts but went one better in Saturday’s R95 000 feature for Read more about Egoli Mile success for Soft Falling Rain[…]

WILGERBOSDRIFT OFFER TOP CLASS PROSPECTS AT CAPE SALE

Wilgerbosdrift, one of South Africa’s top thoroughbred farms, will be offering a top-class draft of yearlings at this year’s Cape Yearling Sale.The Piketberg based farm will be offering yearlings sired by all of Flower Alley, Ideal World, Oratorio, Pomodoro, Rafeef, Soft Falling Rain, The United States, Twice Over, Vercingetorix and What A Winter, making this Read more about WILGERBOSDRIFT OFFER TOP CLASS PROSPECTS AT CAPE SALE[…]

Eclipse Award for Buffalo Bill Cody relative

Wilgerbosdrift’s blue blooded Redoute’s Choice horse Buffalo Bill Cody received a further boost to his stellar pedigree page when his relative Improbable was named North America’s Champion Older Dirt Male at the virtual Eclipse Awards ceremony held on Thursday. Now retired, Improbable (by City Zip) reeled off three consecutive G1 wins in 2020, winning all Read more about Eclipse Award for Buffalo Bill Cody relative[…]

Smart debut winner for Soft Falling Rain

Wilgerbosdrift’s deceased resident stallion Soft Falling Rain supplied an eye catching debut winner at Hollywoodbets Scottsville on Sunday.His gelded two-year-old son Edgartown defied greeness in the running to make all and win a maiden juvenile plate over 1000m. Trained by Michael Miller, the Wilgerbosdrift & Mauritzfontein bred Edgartown was sent off a well backed 2-1 Read more about Smart debut winner for Soft Falling Rain[…]

Fire Away relative fires at Gulfstream Park

Talented five-year-old Performer, who hails from the same family as Wilgerbosdrift’s exciting young stallion Fire Away, made it six wins from just eight starts when he won Saturday’s G3 Fred W. Hooper Stakes at Gulfstream Park. The Shug McGaughey-trained horse reeled off five straight victories, including the G3 2019 Discovery H., before having his win Read more about Fire Away relative fires at Gulfstream Park[…]