Twist of Fate


Age & Gender : 2015 colt
Sire : Master Of My Fate
Dam : Crescent Lily
Damsire :  Counter Action

2017 CTS March Yearling Sale purchase –
R20k | HK$9k | US$1200

Stakes earned to date –
R3.3mil | HK$1.5mil | US$200k
Twist of Fate @ Summerveld on the beach track. Image courtesy Gold Circle 2020

Twist of Fate

This is the dream horse 4yr old TWIST OF FATE, a R20k yearling purchase who's gone on to win R3.3mil in stakes to date and contests this year's VDJ next.

Posted by Racehorse Traders on Saturday, 11 July 2020

Video : Twist of Fate in the stable

Race record

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MASTER OF MY FATE (SAF) (Bay 2009-Stud 2014). 6 wins from 1200m to 1800m, R705,700, Kenilworth Peninsula H., Gr.2, Premier Trophy, Gr.2, Mercedes Benz Trucks H., Clairwood Rugby 5 H. Half-brother to SW Justthewayyouare (Turffontein Spook Express H., L). Out of SW Promisefrommyheart (Greyville South African Fillies Guineas, Gr.1), a half-sister to SW Covenant (Kenilwoth Majorca S., Gr.1). His oldest progeny are yearlings.
1st dam
CRESCENT LILY, by Counter Action. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Fairview Breeders Guineas, L. Half-sister to Fortunates.This is her fifth foal. Her fourth foal is a 2YO. Her third foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of two foals to race
Put the Berries (12 f. by Royal Air Force). Placed to 1800m to 2016-17.
Mighty Star (09 g. by Doowaley (IRE)). Placed at 1600m.
Lily’s Favorite (14 f. by Seul Amour (NZ)). Unraced.
2nd dam
FOXY DRUMS, by Russian Fox (USA). Winner at 2. Half-sister to DRUM STAR, PLANETARY MUSIC, Tight Drums (dam of SKIN TIGHT). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 5 winners, inc:-
CRESCENT LILY (Counter Action). 2 wins. See above.
Fortunates (Elliodor (FR)). 7 wins from 1000m to 1600m, R530,955, 2d Kenilworth Matchem S., Gr.3.
3rd dam
STAR DRUMS, by Foveros (GB). Unraced 1999 South Africa Broodmare of the Year. Half-sister to DRUM-DEE-DOO, WALDO, Drumdeedum (dam of DANCETTE). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-
DRUM STAR (Hard Up (ARG)). 13 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, R2,236,676, Turffontein Champion S., Gr.1, Horse Chestnut S., Gr.1, Scottsville Premier’s S., Gr.2, Gosforth Park Jubilee H., Gr.3, Newmarket
MEC Guineas, Gr.3, Turffontein ACSA H., Gr.3, Easter H., L, 2d Newmarket Premier’s H., Gr.2, 3d Gosforth Park Germiston November H., Gr.1.
PLANETARY MUSIC (Foulaad (USA)). 10 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m, Clairwood Sharp Electronics Cup, Gr.1, Greyville Drill Hall S., Gr.2, Milnerton Cape Breeders’ S., L, Scottsville Frank Martin S., L, 2d
Kenilworth Cape of Good Hope Derby, Gr.1, Greyville Drill Hall S., Gr.2.
Tight Drums (Hard Up (ARG)). 5 wins-3 at 2-at 1000m, 1400m, 2d Scottsville Allan Robertson Fillies Championship, Gr.1. Dam of SKIN TIGHT (Winter Romance (GB)). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2400m, R381,480, Scottsville Scarlet Lady H., L, 2d Clairwood Gold Circle Oaks, Gr.2, Newmarket Jacaranda H., Gr.3. Dam of FOR THE LADS (Trippi (USA)). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, R732,750, Greyville Golden Slipper, Gr.1, Turffontein Ruffian S., L, 2d Greyville Thekwini S., Gr.1, Turffontein Pretty Polly S., Gr.3.
Drumbold (Fahal (USA)). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, R409,610, 2d Greyville King’s Cup, Gr.3, 3d Turffontein London News S., Gr.3.
Percussion. Winner at 2. Dam of HEAVY METAL (Silvano (GER)). Champion Middle Distance Horse in
South Africa in 2012-13. 6 wins from 1400m to 2200m, R3,824,780, Greyville Durban July H., Gr.1, Turffontein Champions Challenge, Gr.1, Greyville Darley Arabian H., L, 2d Turffontein Jubilee H., Gr.3.