The 2YO Sale check list

TBA Complex, 13-15 August 2014

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Bumper 3 day catalogue

The 2014 Emperors Palace National 2YO Sale will be held over three days this August.  The sale, one of South Africa’s leading producers of high-quality thoroughbreds, commences at 10:30am on Wednesday, 13 August and concludes on Friday, 15 August 2014.

The National 2YO Sale has a long history of producing great racehorses at a range of prices.  A few of the graduates that merit special mention are:-

J J The Jet Plane – purchase price R70 000, earnings of over R26 million

The Apache – purchase price R80 000, earnings of over R18 million

Jackson – purchase price R1 million, earnings of R2.3 million

JJ The Jet Plane & Lucky Houdalakis

Do you feel lucky?  JJ The Jet Plane & Lucky Houdalakis

Tribal Dance – purchase price R40 000, earnings of R870 000

Other top-class performers sold off the National 2YO Sale include Gr1 J&B Met winner River Jetez, international superstar Irridescence, champion 2yo fillies Asylum Seeker and Rock Opera, and such Gr1 winners as Talahatchie and Zaitoon.

The 2014 catalogue looks to have plenty of depth to it, with the majority of South Africa’s top breeders represented at this sale.

South Africa’s top sires are represented at the 2YO Sale, with the likes of Captain Al (4), Dynasty (7), Fort Wood (2), Judpot (8), Kahal (3), Silvano (10), Trippi (8), Var (5) and Western Winter (5) all strongly represented.

Sensational first crop sires Elusive Fort (6), Ideal World (19), Lateral (15), Mambo In Seattle (24), and Seventh Rock (3) also have exciting drafts on offer at the 2014 Emperors Palace National 2YO Sale.

Sires represented by their first 2yos at the sale include Bankable (2), Biarritz (3), Blue Tiger (1), Don Pedro Mandoza (13), Great Britain (6), Just As Well (2), King’s Chapel (3), Noordhoek Flyer (28), Querari (6), Rock Of Rochelle (6), Russian Sage (13), Visionaire (1) and Warm White Night (7).

There are also a number of well performed mares with offspring on the 2014 Emperors Palace National 2YO Sale.

The following stakes winning mares are all represented at this year’s sale –

Elusive Fort

Elusive Fort

Asmara (colt by Argonaut)
Cool It Mon (colt by Atso)
Dance Along (colt by Trippi)
Dream Come True (colt by Brave Tin Soldier)
Duchess Daba (filly by Judpot)
Wendys (colt by Miesque’s Approval)
Gold Gem (colt by Mambo In Seattle)
Golden Island (colt by Ideal World)
Heartbreaker (filly by Overlord)
Hill Of Fire (filly by Rock Of Rochelle)
Honour And Glory (colt by Dynasty)
Limerick (colt by Tiger Ridge)
London Season (colt by Black Minnaloushe)
Miss Entrepreneur (colt by A P Arrow)
Olympic Storm (colt by Trippi)
Proud Classic (filly by Mambo In Seattle)

Ideal World

Ideal World

Purple Orchid (filly by Rock Of Rochelle)
Rambo’s Flirt (colt by Toreador)
Recondite (colt by Great Britain)
Red Dor (filly by Right Approach)
Royal Prophecy (colt by Mogok)
Sarabande (colt by Dynasty)
Secret Risk (colt by Mambo In Seattle)
She’s All That (colt by Go Deputy)
Silver Fantasy (filly by Kahal)
Sleek Braashee (colt by Argonaut)
Snow Angel (colt by Dynasty
Spring Clover (filly by Lion Tamer)
Time Piece (colt by Black Minnaloushe)
Via Della (filly by Kildonan)

Other well bred lots include:



Lot 5 a Go Deputy half-sister to Gr3 winner Super Storm
Lot 14 an Argonaut half-brother to Castle Tankard winner Equina
Lot 64 an A P Answer half-sister to Gr1 winner Rip Curl
Lot 152 Judpot half-sister to 8 winners including G3 winner Dream Come True
Lot 174 a Silvano full brother to Guineas runner up Silver Flyer
Lot 175 a Horse Chestnut half-brother to Gr3 winner Cree Lodge
Lot 179 a Captain Al colt out of G1 mare Firstnightbliss
Lot 191 a Kildonan half-brother to Gr3 winner Fantastic Mr Fox
Lot 246 a Warm White Night half-brother to G2 winner Mercury Chief
Lot 271 a Toreador own brother to Gr1 performer Straight Forward
Lot 277 a Trippi filly out of Gr3 Gold Bracelet runner up Kyllachy
Lot 282 a Judpot half-sister to a stakes winner
Lot 302 a Captain Al filly out of a half-sister to US Gr1 winner Hard Buck
Lot 322 a Silvano filly out of a half-sister to champion J J The Jet Plane
Lot 349 a Black Minnaloushe half-sister to the stakes winners Miss Mischief and White Mischief
Lot 354 a Dynasty half-sister to Equus Champion Rabiya, and four other stakes winners
Lot 357 a Trippi half-brother to Gr2 winning sprinter Fair Brutus
Lot 364 a Silvano three parts brother to top 3yo Power King
Lot 365 a Lateral half-brother to 2 stakes winners, including dual classic winner Power King
Lot 376 a Warm White Night half-sister to Winter Oaks winner Aluvial
Lot 410 a Trippi full sister to this season’s Gr3 winning 2yo Punk Rocker
Lot 411 a Silvano half-sister to talented stakes winner Jet Jamboree
Lot 429 a Var three parts sister to top sprinters August Rush and Miss October
Lot 450 a Tiger Ridge half-sister to Gr3 winner Slinky Malinky
Lot 472 a Black Minnaloushe half-sister to G1 winner War Horse
Lot 481 a Western Winter half-brother to G1 filly Felix The Cat
Lot 511 a Warm White Night half-brother to classy 2yo Seattle Joe

The full catalogue is available at

For more information on the 2014 Emperors Palace National 2YO Sale please contact the TBA office on (011) 323 5700.

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