Stiff competition for racehorses, especially accomplished well-bred fillies and mares, fueled a vibrant July horses of racing age market at Fasig-Tipton, with the July 10 auction soaring past last year's numbers
- Dark Bay or Brown Filly
- Born 2014
With more than 15 stakes winners among the offerings, the Fasig-Tipton horses of all ages sale will begin July 10 at 5 p.m. ET.
A diverse group of 106 horses have been cataloged so far for the Fasig-Tipton selected horses of racing age sale that takes place July 10 in Lexington. The sale at the Newtown Paddocks begins at 5 p.m. (EDT).
Bradley Weisbord and Liz Crow's newly formed sales agency Elite Sales will offer multiple stakes winner Happy Mesa in their upcoming consignment at Fasig-Tipton's July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale on July 10 in Lexington, Kentucky.
The horse who ended the dominance of Ben's Cat in the $100,000 Jim McKay Turf Sprint at Pimlico Race Course May 19 was taking a pretty significant step down in class.
Isabelle de Tomaso's homebred grade 2 winner Irish War Cry, back on familiar ground at the Fair Hill Training Center in Fair Hill, Md., continued preparations for his next start with a six-furlong breeze over the main track April 2.
An already career year for trainer Chad Brown continued during the Nov. 4 card of the Breeders' Cup World Championships when New Money Honey collared pacesetter Lull in midstretch to take the $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (gr. IT).
|Trainer||Michael J. Maker|
|Owner||Out Of This World Racing LLC|
|Breeder||Branch Equine, LLC|
|Happy Mesa View Five-Cross Pedigree||Sky Mesa||Pulpit|
|Happy Choice||Broken Vow|
|Rumors Are Flying|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||F.G. Smith, agent for Jerry Romans||Warrendale Sales, agent||$20,000|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||Out of This World Racing||Elite Sales, agent||$525,000|