Aussie Juvenile Winner South Africa
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 6 January 2017
an easy win at Vaal in South Africa on Thursday was the Mike de Kock trained
two year-old filly Fish River, whose yearling half-sister will be offered at
Magic Millions next week by Aquis Farm.
Third on debut at Turffontein last month, Fish River made no mistakes this
time, romping home to win the 1000 metre juvenile maiden by three and a half
By Canford Cliffs (IRE) from Zabeea, she was a $130,000 Inglis Premier purchase
for Form Bloodstock from the draft of Rosemont Stud and was a successful
pinhook having been first bought by Sheamus Mills Bloodstock for $60,000 from
the Yarraman draft at the Magic Millions National Weanling Sale.
Aquis Farm will offer the current yearling from Zabeea, a filly by Starspangledbanner
at Magic Millions as Lot 586.
Also winning his fourth race on the same program was Ilitshe (6g Fastnet Rock x
Reem Albaraari, by Sadler’s Wells) who scored by three-quarters of a length
over 1800 metres.