Dec 08, 2011

The new season of Australasian yearling sales kicks off in January with the 2012 Magic Millions Yearling sale on the Gold Coast from January 11 to 15, featuring 892 lots including the progeny of popular leading sires such as Choisir(38*,Commands(20),Dane Shadow(20),Encost De Lago(25),Exceed And Excel(13),Fastnet Rock(35),Flying Spur(15),High Chaparral(Ire) (2),Lonhro(30),More Than Ready(31),Not A Single Doubt(15),Red Ransom(7),Redoute's Choice(13),Shamardal(5),Show A Heart(17),Snitzel(13),Starcraft(17),Stratum(32),Tale Of The Cat(30) and Testa rossa(35).

Vinery stud's champion sire More Than Ready promises to have a big sale with a stallar draft featuring yearlings from group one-winning mares Aqua D'Amore,Cheeky Choice,Danni Martine and Regimental Gal.

Sale ring favorite Redoute's Choice has had the top lot at this sale in three of the past four years and will have another strong hand next year with the half-brother to group one winner and successful sire Charge Forward from group one winner Sydney's Dream a pedigree standout.

First season sire action will revolve largely around Widden stud's heavy hitters Sebring and Northern Meteor, who both have big representation.

A Golden Slipper winner and champion 2YO, Sebring has 34 lots catalogued, while record breaking Group One winner Northern Meteor has a whopping 41 entries.

Brian will be available to discuss or inspect horses at the sale, should you wish to speak to Brian in regards to pedigree or purchasing at the upcoming sales on the Gold Coast feel free to contact him on 0400 382 385.