Bhakka was purchased by the Hollywood Syndicate at the 2018 National Two Year Old Sale. This colt is sired by Wylie Hall, out of the dam Golden Island (Selkirk), and was bred by Mauritzfontein Stud.

Name: Bhakka
Sex: Bay Colt
Foaled: 07/09/2016
Sire: Wylie Hall
Mare: Golden Island (Selkirk)
Breeder: Mauritzfontein Stud
Trainer: Darryl Moore
Purchased: National Two Year Old Sale, August 2018
Pedigree: View here

* Horse was previously named SON SASTRE. Name changed to BHAKKA.

He is another tough colt bred by Mauritzfontein Stud. He is by Wylie Hall out of the British black type winning mare called Golden Island.


June 13th, 2020
Nice run by Bhakka today, at Hollywoodbets Scottsville. That was his first run out of the maidens, over a trip short of his best. Clearly an improving type, he will go very close to winning against the right company next time, when he runs over a bit more ground.

March 15th, 2020
After a minor setback a few weeks ago, it was great to see Bhakka back to himself again. He won the opener on the program at Hollywoodbets Greyville this afternoon, another winner for Wylie Hall. Well done to the team.

December 6th, 2019
That was a lovely debut over the 1400m by Bhakka this evening, at Hollywoodbets Greyville. He is bred for much further and despite the tough trip, he boxed on well for 3rd – beaten by just 1,80 lengths. Watch out for him over a bit more ground in the near future. See the replay below.

September 10th, 2019
Seen here having a grass gallop this morning, Bhakka is finally getting going and this will bring him on nicely. He is closest to the camera.

May 10th, 2019
By the promising freshman sire, Wylie Hall. He will take a bit of time and he is still learning a lot. He is another individual that expect to run an early 3yr old, but he has a very nice action.

November 28, 2018
Bhakka has completed the pre-training phase of his career and he joined up with Alyson Wright at Summerveld, on 27th November 2018. He has already settled in well and has completed his first Summerveld workout, this morning (28 November 2018) – see clip below. We are very happy with the way he has grown and matured over the past 2 months.

August 22, 2018

Bhakka will join up with a number of our other two-year olds at Jane Thomas’ Far End Farms, where he will be broken in before arriving at Alyson Wright’s yard at Summerveld.

Below is an image of him at the National 2 Year Old Sale 2018.


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