Ridgemont Highlands’ Grade 1 winning stallion Potala Palace looks to have a real start on his hands in the form of Katak.
Katak became only the third horse to win all three legs of the Cape Winter series, the other two being Pocket Power and African Night Sky.
Katak joined African Night Sky and Pocket Power as winner of the Cape Winter Series romping home to win in the Grade 3 99c Pocket Power Stakes.
Ridgemont Highlands’ deceased top sire Dynasty enjoyed further black type success when his daughter, Sing Out Loud, won the Listed River Jetez Stakes.
Ridgemont Highlands’s grand legend Dynasty sired four stakes winner on the weekend, with Belgarion winning the Gr1 Vodacom Durban July.
Dynasty’s Blossom, Grade 3 DStv Gold Vase winner, has a pedigree which places her among the most attractive future broodmare prospects in South Africa.
Dynasty’s Blossom, heroine of last season’s Grade 3 eLan Gold Cup scored a thrilling, win in the Grade 3 DStv Gold Vase at Hollywoodbets Greyville.
The Ridgemont Highlands-bred son of Potala Palace was crowned Cape Winter Series Triple Crown King when winning the Gr3 Pocket Power Stakes for trainer Piet Steyn.
Piet Steyn’s exciting Potala Palace colt Katak bids for the R200,000 Cape Winter Series bonus in Sunday’s Gr3 Pocket Power Stakes (Winter Derby) at Kenilworth.