The five-year-old mare Magic Potion recorded her third career win at Turffontein on Human Rights Day when she took the honours in the eighth race at Turffontein, a fillies and mares 66 merit-rated handicap over 1450m.
Blueridge Mountain has flown the stable’s flag with distinction in the Western Cape recently and the flag was again raised in victory in another province today as Beijing Olympics won the third race at Kimberley.
Imported filly Blueridge Mountain showed a touch of class as she beat home a quality field of fillies and mares in the Grade 1 Klawervlei Majorca Stakes over 1600m at Kenilworth on Saturday 2 February 2013.
The main protagonists for the Cape’s premier race, the J&B Met, have all draw well for the R2,5-million race that will be run over 2000m at Kenilworth on Saturday 2 February 2013.
Blueridge Mountain, the Argentinean-bred daughter of Giant’s Causeway, showed a touch of class as she ran out a convincing winner of The Graham Beck Memorial Sceptre Stakes over 1200m at Kenilworth on Saturday, 19 January 2013.
Magic Approach, a four-year-old daughter of Right Approach, showed a touch a class at Turffontein last night as she cruised to victory over a mile in a fillies and mares Maiden Plate under the lights.
South African Horse Of The Year Variety Club has the worst of draws to overcome in the Queen’s Plate that will be run at Kenilworth over 1600m this coming Saturday, 12 January 2013.
Classic Illusion made it a quick double for her owners this past Saturday when over 1700m at the Vaal she proved too good for the opposition in the 90 merit-rated Fillies and Mares Handicap.
Charity Mile day at Turffontein saw many of the country’s ‘big guns’ in action in the 12 carded races and there were many notable performances on the day but, arguably, none more so than that of Classic Illusion.