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Article courtesy of Sporting Post: Astute acquisition of the best of blood and the fostering of equine dynasties has served Varsfontein Stud admirably over the years. Their beautifully bred Caesour filly Alexa returns to her home paddocks in Paarl at the end of this season but not before grabbing her first stakes win with a […]

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Gimmethegreenlight’s statistics are measuring up rather favorably at the moment as he is showing his mettle against the country’s top sires. With only two crops to race he has already produced 13 stakes horses. Below we review some of his strengths in the sires log, specifically his impressive percentage of black type winners to runners […]

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This past month has been a momentous one for Varsfontein, both on the racetrack and in the sales ring. A Var filly from our celebrated female family of Promisefrommyheart and Master Of My Fate nudged the National Sales record to a new high of R5-million, while another trio of youngsters from our draft breached the […]

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