Tattersalls October Yearling Sale Book 1 continued in robust fashion Wednesday, Oct. 7 with four lots topping the 1 million guineas ($1,606,500) mark.
- Chestnut Colt
- Born 2005
Diamondsandrubies won the Sea The Stars Pretty Polly Stakes (Ire-I) in a front-running tour de force that saw her hold off favorite Legatissimo by a short head June 28 at the Curragh.
Song, an unraced Irish-bred 3-year-old Sadler's Wells mare and a full sister to two group I winners, was bought for 1,700,000 guineas (US $2.96 million) by Badgers Bloodstock during the Dec. 1 second session of the Tattersalls December mares sale at the Newmarket, England sales company's Park Paddocks.
Mrs. J. S. Bolger's Margarula, an Irish-bred daughter of Douyon sent off at 33-1 odds, produced strong late run to defeat odds-on favorite Quarter Moon in Sunday's Irish Oaks (Ire-I) at The Curragh.
Quarter Moon battled to the lead in the final furlong to win Sunday's Moyglare Stud Stakes (Ire-I) at the Curragh.
|Trainer||Melvin F. Stute|
|Breeder||Robert C. Henderson|
|Quarter Moon View Five-Cross Pedigree||Tactical Cat||Storm Cat|
|Usual Lies||World Appeal|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||James M. Herbener Jr., agent||($14,000)|
|Yearling||William S. Reightler, agent||James M. Herbener Jr., agent||$17,000|
|Yearling||Melvin F. Stute||Bill Reightler, agent||$30,000|
|Racing prospect||Annabelle Stute||Mary Knight, agent||$15,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.