Captain’s Daughter holds on to beat Euphoria for a first stakes victory
Top jockey Anton Marcus rode a hat-trick of feature victories at Scottsville on Sunday and declared himself ‘pleasantly surprised’ with the gutsy victory by Charles Laird’s Captain’s Daughter in the R135 000 Listed The Scarlet Lady run over 1750m.
Jet Belle and Greg Cheyne pose for the camera in an easy win
Paarl-based trainer Glen Kotzen made it two feature winners on the afternoon when the versatile Jet Master mare Jet Belle registered a second R150 000 Gr3 Poinsettia Stakes victory in a row when scoring an easy win at Scottsville on Sunday.
Seventh Plain scores his first feature win in style
The progressive Dennis Drier-trained 2yo Seventh Plain became his sire’s first stakes winner from his second crop when storming home to grab top honours in the R150 000 Gr3 Godolphin Barb Stakes at Scottsville on Sunday.
Anton Marcus guides Royal Pleasure to a facile win
Summerhill stallion Visionaire’s flagbrearer Royal Pleasure established another milestone for her exciting sire when she became his first SA-bred stakes winner when pulverising her field to win the R150 000 Gr3 Strelitzia Stakes run over 1100m at Scottsville on Sunday.