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Chocolicious Fastnet Rock Filly On Magic Millions Weanling Sale

Chocolicious Fastnet Rock Filly On Magic Millions Weanling Sale

The Backworth-bred Grade 1 winning daughter of Kahal, Chocolicious, features in Australia once more as her second filly, a weanling by Australian sire sensation Fastnet Rock, goes under the hammer Monday in Book 1 of the Magic Millions Gold Coast National Weanling Sale. She is catalogued as Lot 231 and is consigned by Holbrook Thoroughbreds as agent.

Just so dapper!

Var - National Seeker Colt FoalNational Seeker with her colt foal by Var
(Photo : Ian Todd)

Var (USA) - National Seeker (SAF)

This beautiful colt foal is by Var out of our National Assembly mare, National Seeker, who is half sister to Kochka, recently announced as Champion Two-Year-Old Colt at the 2013 KZN Racing Awards.

Doesn’t he look ‘just so dapper’?

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BACKWORTH ACQUIRES FULL SISTER TO NATIONAL TITLE

Jay Peg StallionJay Peg (SAF)
(Photo : Freeman Stallions)

NATIONAL SEEKER (SAF)
(National Assembly (CAN) - Little Strike (SAF)

We’re proud to announce the acquisition from the Milkwood Sale of a lovely pedigreed filly, National Seeker, who will be joining the Backworth broodmare band.

National Seeker is a full sister to the top sprinter National Title and black type performers, National Strike and BurmeseNational Assembly is currently the damsire of top 3-year-old Trinity House, among a score of other high-class performers. This is the family of such top performers, and sires, as Leopard Strike and Jay Peg.

We’re exited about the oportunity to introduce this wonderful family into our broodmare band and are considering sending National Seeker to VAR.

NATIONAL SEEKER (SAF) National Assembly (CAN) Danzig (USA) Northern Dancer (CAN)
Pas De Nom (USA)
Renounce (USA) Buckpasser (USA)
Bold Princess (USA)
Little Strike (SAF) Elliodor (FR) Lyphard (USA)
Ellida (GB)
Let Kiss (SAF) Bally Game (IRE)
Leucothea (USA)

UMKOMAAS WINS BACKWORTH STUD MR 95 HANDICAP

Umkomaas wins Backworth Stud MR 95 HandicapUmkomaas - Backworth Stud MR 95 Divided Handicap
(Photo : Gold Circle / Backworth Stud)
At the KZN Breeder’s Race Day at Clairwood on the 19th June, Backworth Stud sponsored the Merit Rate 95 Divided Handicap.

Congratulations to trainer Paul Matchett, jockey Anthony Delpech, and winning connections Mesdames S Naidoo and S Padayachee on UMKOMAAS’s victory.

BACKWORTH STUD MR 95 DIVIDED HANDICAP
Clairwood, Turf, 1000m
19 June 2011
# LBH Horse Kg MR Dr Jockey Trainer
1 0.00 UMKOMAAS 56.0 89 5 A Delpech Paul Matchett
2 0.75 BURAGH 55.0 85 7 A Marcus Yogus Govender
3 2.50 TETELESTAI 60.0 95 6 * K de Melo (2.5) Duncan Howells
4 3.50 VILLANDRY 60.0 95 1 S Brown Deon Visser
5 5.75 JUNGLE CALL 52.0 76 3 * S Naidoo (4.0) Glen Puller
6 5.80 ALLOCATION 53.5 84 4 * D S Lembethe (2.5) Michael Roberts
7 5.90 MADRISA 90.0 97 2 G Lerena Deon Visser
8 8.90 PEACE PLAN 53.5 84 8 M Odendaal Michael Miller