Seeking Gold ran on resolutely to dead heat with Teenage Dream at the Vaal over 1700m on Thursday 14 December 2017. Under a strong ride from leading jockey Gavin Lerena he got up to share over a distance which is a bit on the short side for Seeking Gold. Congratulations to owner Hylton Odendaal. Seeking Gold was bred by Summerhill Stud!
A masterful ride by Piere Strydom saw the talented Kangaroo Jack back in the winners box. “KJ” has been a bit unlucky in recent starts and there were excuses for his below par runs. However Tuesday night 12 December 2017 at Turffontein, Piere Strydom got the best out of “KJ” to win a competitive Pinnacle 1160m. It may pay to follow this son of Querari this season. Congratulations to owner Joyce Wallace and her family!
Coming from well off the pace, the Australian bred filly Radiant Splendour(AUS) produced a powerful finish to get up in the shadow of the post over 1160m at Turffontein on 26 November 2017. Champion apprentice Lyle Hewitson once again producing the goods. Congratulations to owners Rob Scott & Mark Currie. Radiant Splendour was bred by Patinack Farm, NSW, Australia.