Tiger Ridge. Imposing son of worldclass sire-of-sires Storm Cat. Half brother to US Horse of the Year, Champion sire and sire-of-sires A.P. Indy. Half brother to US Classic winner and G1 producing sire Summer Squall. 21 yearlings will be at the National Yearling Sale.
In what must surely be a world record for the De Kock yard in a Group race, punter’s woes continued when the champion trainer produced a 100-1 shot to win the R1 million Gr2 Betting World Gauteng Guineas run over 1600m.
With 21 less yearlings sold at the same sale last year, the aggregate on Sunday was up from R26 015 000 in 2023 to R27 085 000, with the average tag stepping up 20% to R206 756, and the median jumping 38% to R180 000