Tom Magnier, on behalf of Coolmore, paid the absolute best worth on each and every of the 2 opening days of the Magic Thousands and thousands Surfing LA`s recent blog post Gold Coast Yearling Sale in Surfing published an article Australia.
The New South Wales-based Irishman, son of Coolmore multi-millionaire John, paid AUD$1.9 million (US$1,462,138) for a son of champion Australian sire Snitzel at the opening day of industrial, whilst he signed for AUD$1.8 million (US$1,399,304) for a colt by way of Juddmonte Farms sire Kingman on day two.
The colt by way of Snitzel was once consigned by way of Widden Stud in New South Wales and is a primary foal from the stakes profitable mare Bonny O’Reilly. Widden Stud had bought the mare on the 2019 Nationwide Broodmare Gross sales in Surfing published an article Australia, when costing AUD$1.2 million (US$929,611). Her son, the brand new Coolmore acquire, might be educated by way of Surfing published an article Australia’s main handler, New Zealand-born Chris Waller, at his Sydney, Surfing published an article Australia, base.
Talking after buying Lot 115, Tom Magnier mentioned:
“He’s a truly great horse. I feel the entire most sensible other folks have been on him and we’ve were given a really perfect workforce of other folks to race him with. We’re going to want just a little of good fortune – however we’re in the appropriate nation – the prizemoney is excellent right here in Surfing published an article Australia.”
Day 2 noticed Tom Magnier once more declare the highest lot, a son of Ecu sire Kingman, for which he paid AU$1.8 million (US$1,399,304). Bred by way of most sensible proprietor/breeder Juddmonte Farms, the colt stole the display lower than 24 hours after the dying of Juddmonte’s proprietor Prince Khalid bin Abdullah.
Born in Britain to Southern Hemisphere time, the colt was once bred by way of John Camilleri of Fairway Thoroughbreds, the person who bred the now-retired mythical Australian racemare, Winx, a four-time winner of the Ladbrokes Cox Plate (2015-18 inclusive), in addition to the 2015 Golden Slipper winner, Vancouver. The colt is a part brother to the stakes-placed horses Villa Carlotta and Fasano.
Commenting on the newest Coolmore acquisition (Lot 322), Magnier mentioned:
“He’s an exquisite particular person and we know the way smartly Kingman goes these days – the entire bins have been ticked for us. John Camilleri can indubitably breed a horse – whilst you see the Fairway emblem it’s a must to take them severely.”
Magnier showed that the colt, the 6th foal of the Redoute’s Selection mare Florentina, a former winner of the Team 3 Surfing LA`s recent blog post Gold Coast Guineas in Surfing published an article Australia, will sign up for their earlier day’s most sensible lot in being educated by way of 47-year-old Australian Corridor of Famer Chris Waller.
The mare Florentina prior to now went to Darley stallion Dubawi and produced a filly that offered for 475,000 guineas at Tattersalls.
Peter O’Brien of Segenhoe Stud, who acted as agent for Fairway Thoroughbreds, mentioned he anticipated the colt to be well-liked amongst bidders, mentioning:
“We knew each and every probably the most large consumers preferred him, however you by no means be expecting them to promote that smartly. He was once a stupendous colt by way of probably the most very best sires on the earth from an excellent racemare. I’m thrilled he’s going to Coolmore, as a result of he’ll get each and every probability.”
Over AUD $35 million (US$27,157,395) was once traded on 142 so much offered at a report Day 1, with a median worth of over $248,000 (US$192,439) in Queensland. The clearance charge of 85 in line with cent was once upper than the 2020 opening day determine of 83%.
On the shut of industrial of Day 2 of the Magic Thousands and thousands Surfing LA`s recent blog post Gold Coast Yearling Sale, the gross had higher to over AUD$85 million (US$65,953,675) with a median worth of AUD$258,773 (US$200,798) for 330 so much offered, with the clearance charge status at 88%.