Hip 73, Medaglia d'Oro -- Alta Love by Gone West

Hip 73, Medaglia d'Oro -- Alta Love by Gone West

Skip Dickstein

Two More Saratoga Yearlings Sell for $500k+

A Medaglia d'Oro filly sells for $525,000, while a Street Cry colt brings $550,000.

Sheikh Mohammed's bloodstock agent John Ferguson purchased two more half-million dollar plus horses late in the opening session Aug. 8 at the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Select yearling sale. He paid $525,000 for a filly by Medaglia d'Oro  out of the Gone West mare Alta Love. Immediately after buying the Medaglia d'Oro filly, Ferguson bought a bay son of Street Cry out of the A.P. Indy mare A.P. Interest for $550,000.

Read the day one overview of the Saratoga sale.