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.
Top Shot found his best form under a good ride from Jockey Craig Zackey to win a competitive MR80 1600m event at Turffontein on Saturday 17 September 2016. Top Shot ridden from off the pace produced a sustained run to get the better of Awesome Adam (AUS) in the closing stages. Congratulations to owners: Sherbet Angel( Nominee: Jo Gardner); Greg Sadie & Mark Khan. Top Shot was bred by Summerhill Stud and was a R50 000 purchase at the farm sale. He has now won four races and over R 300 000 in stake earnings.
Matsuri ran on strongly under a polished ride from up & coming jockey Craig Zackey to win comfortably over 1600m at Turffontein on the 10th September 2016. He placed Matsuri in the box seat and timed his run to perfection in the home straight to allow Matsuri to win going away. Congratulations to owners, Mr Mathunyane, Adrian Giuricich, Gerald Kalil & Poovie Moonsammy. Matsuri was bred by Summerhill Stud!