Perfect Start For Mrs Browning

Ridgemont Highlands’ prominent young sire Rafeef is seldom out of the news these days, and the former G1 Computaform Sprint winner came up with yet another eye catching winner at Turffontein on Tuesday afternoon. Rafeef’s two-year-old daughter Mrs Browning made the perfect start to her racing career when she made a winning debut in open […]

Lucky 13 For Canford Cliffs

Fresh off enjoying a notable international success courtesy of daughter Crystal Cliffs’ win in Saturday’s G2 Nassau Stakes, Ridgemont Highlands’ inform sire Canford Cliffs came up with an eye catching winner at Turffontein on Sunday. Rock The Fox became the 13th winner to have emerged from Canford Cliffs’ first South African born crop of runners […]

Nassau Stakes Win For Canford Cliffs’ Daughter

Ridgemont Highlands’ five time G1 winning sire Canford Cliffs, who has made such a promising start with his first South African bred and born runners this season, made headlines on the world stage on Saturday when his daughter Crystal Cliffs dead-heated for first place in the G2 Nassau Stakes in Canada. Crystal Cliffs was midpack […]

Mover And Shaker All Class In BSA Cup

Ridgemont Highlands’ sire sensation Rafeef made it two feature race winners in two days when his two-year-old son Mover And Shaker won the Bloodstock SA Sales Cup (C&G) (1300m) at Hollywoodbets Greyville on Saturday. Rafeef had earlier enjoyed feature race success at Fairview on Friday when his daughter Franca captured the Listed East Cape Breeders […]

East Coast Breeders Stakes To Franca

Classy filly Franca provided her red hot sire Rafeef with yet another feature race success when she captured the Listed East Cape Breeders Stakes (1200m) at Fairview on Friday. Trained by Alan Greeff, three-year-old Franca received a fine ride from Sandile Khathi in Friday’s race –the first leg of the 2022 Eastern Cape (F&M) Challenge. […]

Impressive Maiden Break For Meridius

Ridgemont Highlands’ exciting resident sire Canford Cliffs came up with a 12th winner from his first South African conceived crop of two-year-olds when his promising son Meridius broke his maiden impressively at the Vaal on Tuesday. Under Ryan Munger, Meridius proved far too strong for his six rivals in Tuesday’s Maiden Plate (1600m), with […]

Monday Double For Rafeef

Ridgemont Highlands’ outstanding young stallion Rafeef has had a wonderful season in 2021-2022 and the G1 winning son of legendary sire Redoute’s Choice was at it again on Monday when Rafeef supplied two more winners at Hollywoodbets Greyville. Rafeef kicked on Monday’s card in perfect fashion when his three-year-old daughter Beaded Gown won the first […]

Daisy Blooms At Turffontein

Ridgemont Highlands’ five time G1 winning sire Canford Cliffs pulled further clear on South Africa’s Leading First Season Sires List for 2021-2022 this weekend. Not only did Canford Cliffs’  daughter Totally Rocks win at Hollywoodbets Scottsville on Saturday, a pair of Canford Cliffs fillies finished first and second in open company at Turffontein the following […]

Canford Cliffs Filly Rocks Scottsville

Ridgemont Highlands’ five time G1 winning sire Canford Cliffs came up with a tenth winner from his first South African conceived crop of runners when his two-year-old daughter Totally Rocks ran out an impressive winner at Hollywoodbets Scottsville on Saturday. Trained by Dennis Drier, Totally Rocks had finished a close up fourth last time out […]

Royal Ascot Joy For Barnane Stud

Barnane Stud made headlines at Royal Ascot on Friday when the Barnane bred and owned gelding Candleford swept to a brilliant, six length win in the Duke Of Edinburgh Stakes. Trained by William Haggas, the four-year-old had not been seen in competitive action since winning at Kempton in November, but was nevertheless prominent in the […]