King & Empire came from off the pace under a top ride by leading apprentice Lyle Hewitson to grab the spoils in the shadow of the post, over 1400m at Turffontein on the 31 October 2017. This was King & Empire’s fourth victory and there may be more to come from this son of Brave Tin Soldier. Congratulations to owners; Adrian Giuricich; Mark Francis : Dereck Michael & Dean Alexander. King & Empire was bred by Summerhill Stud
King & Empire fought courageously to the line in a duelling battle with Fieldmarshal Fenix to win a good race under a strong ride by Jockey Craig Zackey at Turffontein on 17September 2016 over 1450m. This was a double for both King & Empire and a double for the stable on the day. Congratulations to owners, Adrian Giuricich, Mark Francis, Dereck Michael , Johan Labuschagne & Eddie & Kim Azevedo. King & Empire was bred by Summerhill Stud and was purchased at the farm sale for R10 000, he has now won three races and over R250 000 in stake earnings.