Fasig-Tipton Texas Sale Set for April 3
by Blood-Horse Staff
Date Posted: 2/24/2013 5:58:48 AM
Last Updated: 3/7/2013 6:07:12 PM
Fasig-Tipton Texas has cataloged at least 131 head for the April 3 sale of 2-year-olds in training and horses of racing age at Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie, Texas.
F-T is also using a new format for the sale in which additional entries taken closer to the day of sale will be included in an addendum to the main catalog. The added catalog will be available online and in print at the sale.
The sale begins at noon with the 2-year-olds in training segment, which will be followed by the horses of racing age. The under tack show for the sale is scheduled for 11 a.m. on April 1.
"This sale continues to offer buyers top pedigrees and excellent performers in the Southwest region," Tim Boyce, director of sales for F-T Texas, said in a release.
Among the sires represented in the catalog are Candy Ride , Curlin , English Channel , Half Ours , Hard Spun , Harlan's Holiday, Henrythenavigator, Holy Bull, Into Mischief , Kitten's Joy , Pioneerof The Nile , Private Vow, Pure Prize, Salute the Sarge, Spring at Last , Too Much Bling , Valid Expectations, and Yes Its True.
"The horses of racing age section has attracted a lot of interest and should be an excellent venue, especially right before this exciting race meet (at Lone Star Park, beginning April 12)," Boyce said. "The two different categories of horses being offered complement each other and is intended to bring more owners and trainers to the auction."
The catalog is available online and via the Equineline Sales Catalog App. The print version of the catalog will be available after Feb. 25.
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