The U.S. and European breeding operations of American billionaire John Malone dominated the top of the market on opening day of the Arqana December breeding stock sale Dec. 5.
L'Amour de Ma Vie
- Gray or Roan Filly
- Born 2009
Trainer Andre Fabre's second stringer Esoterique edged past stablemate Miss France nearing the finish and won the Prix Rothschild (Fr-I) Aug. 3 at Deauville.
Andre Fabre's QIPCO One Thousand Guineas (Eng-I) winner Miss France faces a strong competitor in British-based Integral as she takes on older opponents for the first time in the Prix Rothschild (Fr-I) Aug. 3 at Deauville.
L'Amour de Ma Vie flashed an impressive acceleration off the turn to the win the $200,000 Balanchine (UAE-II) Feb. 20 at Meydan while anxious favorite Certify suffered her first defeat.
Godolphin's unbeaten filly Certify impressively launched her comeback from a lengthy stint on the sidelines Jan. 30, winning the $200,000 Cape Verdi Sponsored by DUBAL (UAE-II) in near record time at Meydan.
|Jockey||Maxime H. Guyon|
|Owner||Pegasus Farms LTD|
|Breeder||Palides Investments N.V., Inc.|
|L'Amour de Ma Vie View Five-Cross Pedigree||Dansili (GB)||Danehill|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||Pegasus Farm, agent||Chanteclair Farm, agent for Dispersal of Palides Investments N.V.||$30,000|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||Highclere Stud||($619,329)|
|Broodmare||Ballylinch Stud||Coulonces Consignment||$653,100|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
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