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Spectacular Week for Engelize du Preez

Engelize wowed the Friendly City racing community with three winners on 5 June.

Favour Stud Breeder Engelize du Preez dominates at Fairview
Proud owner:  Engelize du Preez

Humble Harry (owned by Favour Stud) won the 1st at Fairview, a juvenile plate over 1000 metres. He boasted back to back wins with this victory. Humble Harry was bred by Mr A J McNabb and Mr E Miliotis – Rockey Street (AUS) – Village Chimes by Al Mufti.

Her next winner was the Corne Spies trained Sarve, a 6 time winner who won the Milkwood Stakes (Listed). This three year old filly was bred by Engelize (Favour Stud) Sarge – First Wave by Waldoboro (USA). The next race on the card also went the way of Engelize when Imperial Velvet won a MR72 Handicap (Open) over 1400 metres.

This was her 2nd career win but she boasts regular places. Imperial Velvet was also from the Favour Stud – Imperial Stride (GB) Celestial Velvet (ZIM) by Rabah (GB). Humble Harry and Imperial Velvet are with the trainer R du Plessis stables.

Favour Stud dominate Details Published: 09 June 2015

Favour Stud dominated the meeting on Friday (5 June) at Fairview as owners and breeders.

       
       Sarve - Winning the MILKWOOD STUD STAKES LISTED                                                    Lielums in action

The 3 year-old filly Sarve, bred and owned by Favour Stud, won the Listed Milkwood Stakes for fillies and mares over 1000m. LIelums, also bred and owned by Favour Stud, ran third.

Sarve is trained by Corné Spies and Lielums by Renate du Plessis. The two Favour Stud fillies were split by Blizzard Belle in second, trained by Yvette Bremner.

Bremner won the Mikwood Stakes for Favour Stud with Gilded Moon in 2009. Since then Favour Stud was dreaming about following up in this race and done it in sensational fashion on Friday.

Favour Stud also won with Humble Harry (Maiden Juvenile Plate) and Imperial Velvet (MR 72 handicap) to make it a wonderful meeting for them.

The meeting was switched from the turf track to the polytrack after heavy rain in the days leading up to the meeting in Port Elizabeth.

The polytrack saved the day and were giving the thumbs up by jockey Gavin Lerena who rode four winners on the day. Two of those winners, Sarve and Imperial Velvet, were for Favour Stud.

RECENT WINNERS

MILKWOOD STAKES

2015: Sarve (Favour Stud)

2014: Variety Star

2013: Agra

2012: Pacific Breeze

2011: Perestroika

2010: Sleek ‘n Sassy

2009: Gilded Moon (Favour Stud)


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