The catalogue for the 2022 KZN Yearling Sale has been published and can now be viewed online at www.bsa.co.za
One of the best value for money thoroughbred auctions in South Africa, the KZN Yearling Sale has proved a constant source of top-class thoroughbreds, with the sale unleashing high-class gallopers each and every year.
Among the numerous high-class graduates of the KZN Sale are such G1 winners as Louis The King, Same Jurisdiction, Seal, and Wild One, while in recent times, notable alumni of the KZN Yearling Sale include G1 Allan Robertson Championship winner Vernichey, G1 Mercury Sprint winner Pearl Of Asia, last season’s G3 WSB Pocket Power Stakes hero Crimson King, and this season’s G1 World Sports Betting Presents The Gauteng Summer Cup winner Flying Carpet.
In 2022, the KZN Yearling Sale is set to be held at the Suncoast Casino in Durban on Thursday June 30th, and trading is scheduled to commence 11:00 AM sharp.
Many of South Africa’s top stallions are represented at the KZN Sale this year, with such high-class sires as Act Of War, Captain Of All, Duke Of Marmalade, Elusive Fort, Flower Alley, Gimmethegreenlight, Ideal World, Master Of My Fate, Oratorio, Pathfork, Pomodoro, Querari, Rafeef, Silvano, Trippi, Twice Over, Var, Vercingetorix, Visionaire, and What A Winter.
Canford Cliffs, who currently heads South Africa’s Leading First Season Sires list for 2021-2022, has five lots on offer, while sires with members of their first crops on offer include Danon Platina, Fire Away, Hat Puntano, Heavenly Blue, Horizon, Lancaster Bomber, and New Predator.
Potential standout lots include
Lot 4 -the Vercingetorix filly who hails from an outstanding Australian family
Lot 11 -the Gimmethegreenlight filly out of a four time winning daughter of outstanding sire O’Reilly
Lot 20 -the Potala Palace filly whose dam is a half-sister to legendary stayer Stradivarius
Lot 29 -the Silvano filly whose dam is a stakes placed daughter of Cape Cross
Lot 35 -the Master Of My Fate filly out of a stakes winning daughter of Captain Al
Lot 37 -the Vercingetorix half-sister to dual G1 winning champion Edict Of Nantes
Lot 40 -the Rafeef colt from the family of champions All Is Secret, Bela-Bela and Rabiya
Lot 52 -the Canford Cliffs filly out of G3 winner Sharp Mistress
Lot 58 -the Querari filly out of a half-sister to G1 winner Sommerlied
Lot70 -the Querari half-brother to G3 Cape Of Good Hope Nursery winner Dutch Philip
Lot 77 -the Vercingetorix filly out of a stakes placed daughter of What A Winter
Lot 79 -the Erupt half-sister to smart filly Wisteria Walk
Lot 95 -the Vercingetorix filly whose dam is a full-sister to Winter Series hero African Night Sky
Lot 101 -the Twice Over filly out of a stakes placed sister to G1 winner Noble Heir
Lot 117 -the Rafeef colt out of G3 Champagne Stakes third Daintree Dancer
Lot 119 -the Rafeef filly from the family of Danehill
Lot 120 -the Act Of War colt out of G3 winner Daring Diva
Lot 131 -the Gimmethegreenlight half-brother to Listed Lady’s Slipper Stakes winner Herrin
Lot139 -the Trippi filly out of G2 winner Fairyinthewoods
Lot 140 -the Erupt filly out of G1 SA Fillies Sprint winner Far De Vie