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Aust-Bred Seventh Rock To Stand At South African Stud
South Africa's Klawervlei Stud announced it will stand Australian-bred Gr1-winning stallion Seventh Rock (Rock Of Gibraltar-Ruby Clipper, by Rubiton) in the 2010 Southern Hemisphere breeding season. Seventh Rock (whose Australian-bred 10-time-winning dam Ruby Clipper was 2000 Champion South African 2YO filly) was a $1,025,000 yearling consigned by Strawberry Hills Stud at the 2006 Magic Millions Gold Coast Sale). He won South Africa's 2007 Gr1 Gold Reef Resorts Medallion (1200m) at Scottsville & 2008's Gr3 Tommy Hotspur Handicap (1000m) at Turffontein, as well as placing in 2008's Gr1 Computaform Sprint (1000m) at Turffontein & 2007's Gr2 SA Nursery (1160m) at Turffontein. Seventh Rock will stand for R20,000 (A$3,000).