The three days of the 2018 yearling sales are now over and Robert and John are delighted with the new crop of horses entering the stable. Very soon we will be advertising what shares are available.
Australasian Classic Yearling Sale
Assassins Creed is a Bettor's Delight colt out of Sirius Flight and was purchased by Robert for $85,000. This makes him a full brother to the well performed Malak Uswaad (nine wins) and a half brother to the good mare Timeless Perfection (seven wins).
Family Favourite is a Majestic Son filly out of Family Robinson and was purchased for $12,500. Family Robinson is out of Game Robinson (5 wins). Game Robinson is from the same family as The Fat Controller (11 wins).
The Brave is an Art Major colt out of Highfields Diamond and was bought for $36,000. Highfields Diamond is the dam of seven individual winners, with Ready For Battle and Tyson (both five wins) the most successful of these.
Alta Redeemer is a colt by Alta Christiano out of La Joconde and was purchased by the ACT 2019 syndicate for $32,000. La Joconde was a successful filly in Perth at two and three, winning seven races. She has already produced Alta Orlando (six wins), while Alta Shelby (two wins, appears another promising type.
Mighty Looee was Robert's final purchase for $20,000. A Sweet Lou colt, he is out of the unraced mare My Little Princess. My Little Princess is out of Wishing and is a half sister to Hunka Hickling (10 wins).
New Zealand Premier Yearling Totters Sales
One Majic Kenny is a Love You colt out of One Over Kenny and was purchased for $24,000. One Under Kenny was the winner of 11 of her 34 starts for $87,919 in stakes. She was three year old trotting filly of the year and four year old trotting mare of the year.
New Zealand Premier Yearling Pacers Sales
Major Return is a filly by Art Major, out of a former good racemare in Return To Gold. She was purchased for $17,000. Return To Gold has had two race starters, both individual winners, the most successful being Missinmemate (3 wins).
Expresso Denario is a colt by Well Said, out of Southern Delight. Purchased for $18,000 he is just the second foal out of Southern Delight, that won three races as a three year old for Wayne Adams. Southern Delight is the half sister of the very well performed Averil's Quest (9 wins), Shezaball (8 wins) and Fizzi Lizzi (8 wins).
Heroes Square is an Art Major colt and is just the second foal out of a very good race mare in Twilight Rascal. She was the winner of nine from 41 and is out of Royal Rascal, that has left five individual winners. He was purchased for $37,000.
He's Aflyin is a Bettor's Delight colt out of Absolutely Flyin. This is her first foal. Absolutely Flyin is a half sister to a number of good performers including Absolutely Brilliant (8 wins) and Pacific Reign (9 wins). He was bought for $40,000.
Carlos Bromac was purchased for $33,000. He is a Bettor's Delight colt out of Cha Cha Bromac. Cha Cha Bromac is from the same family as Attorney General (20 wins), Captain Bromac (5 wins) and Cullen Bromac (5 wins).
Malaika was purchased by Wendy Nordqvist for $32,000. This is a Somebeachsomewhere filly out of a proven dam in Christian Watch. Christian Watch is the dam of Miss Daisy and Code Black, both of which raced successfully from the stable before moving on to Australia.
Above N Beyond is a colt by Art Major is just the second foal out of Kabet (6 wins) that raced successfully out of the stable. This colt was one of the top priced lots of the sales, being purchased for $80,000.
Assassins Creed - Bettor's Delight - Sirius Flight
Family Favourite - Majestic Son - Family Robinson
The Brave - Art Major - Highfields Diamond
Alta Redeemer - Alta Christiano - La Joconde
Mighty Looee - Sweet Lou - My Little Princess
Major Return - Art Major - Return To Gold
Heroes Square - Art Major - Twilight Rascal
He's Aflyin - Bettor's Delight - Absolutely Flyin
Carlos Bromac - Bettor's Delight - Cha Cha Bromac
Malaika - Somebeachsomewhere - Christian Watch
Above N Beyond - Art Major - Kabet
We will advise over the next couple of days which horses and to be syndicated and shares available.