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3 Exciting colts purchased from Goffs UK breeze-up sale

The Goffs UK breeze-up sale enjoyed a stellar year in 2016 so both purchasers & vendors alike were looking forward to this years sale and I was delighted to return with 3 exciting colts. The first colt purchased was Lot 43 – a colt by the Coolmore 1st season stallion Most Improved. The strong, scopey colt breezed well and is […]

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First 2-year-old runner of the year is a winner as Jasi wins on debut

I am delighted to report that my first 2yo runner of 2017 is a winner as Jasi won on debut for Sheikh Abdullah Al-Malek Al-Sabah and trainer Richard Fahey. I purchased the son of Kodiac with Sheikh Abdullah from the Goffs UK Premier sale where he cost £50,000. In the race today he broke smartly under jockey Paul Hanagan and […]

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Smart Lawman colt purchased from Tattersalls Ireland Ascot breeze-up sale

The first breeze-up sale of the year was held at Ascot on Wednesday 5th April and I was very pleased to purchase a smart colt by Lawman with John & Sean Quinn. The colt (pictured below) breezed a very good time and showed a fantastic attitude in his gallop with his rider struggling to pull him up in the back straight. The […]

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Yearling purchase Hajjam wins 7f maiden at Lingfield

Hajjam who I purchased as a yearling for 25,000gns won his maiden over 7f at Lingfield on Wednesday for owner Sheikh Abdullah Al-Malek Al-Sabah and trainer William Knight. The son of Paco Boy was making his seasonal reappearance having run 4th & 3rd in maiden races as a 2-year-old and won in good style under Jim Crowley. Congratulations to Sheikh […]

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Fact-finding Ireland Breeze-up trip taking shape

In the last week of March I am planning a trip to Ireland to see a large number of breeze-up sales consignors to try and get a heads-up on what horses they like and to gain an advantage on my purchasing rivals before the forthcoming sales. At the moment the trip looks likely to consist of 12 of the largest […]

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First UK Listed winner for Al Areen Racing’s Salateen

It’s great to report that Sheikh Abdullah Al-Malek Al-Sabah enjoyed his first UK Listed winner when Salateen won at Wolverhampton on Saturday 11th March. Salateen has enjoyed a very productive month having won over £110,000 with victories in Dubai & UK. The son of Dutch Art is a high-class performer with an official rating of 105 and will now contest […]

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Salateen wins in Dubai for Sheikh Abdullah Al-Malek Al-Sabah

So good to see Salateen win in Dubai for Sheikh Abdullah Al-Malek Al-Sabah and his Al-Areen Racing last night. 5-year-old Salateen (by Dutch Art) has been a great servant to Sheikh Abdullah having won 6 races in total and won last night off a rating of 103. He likes to be ridden up with the pace and travelled supremely well last night […]

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Great value filly purchasing at Goffs February Sale

Just back from the Goffs February sale and managed to purchase two great value fillies for breeding. The first purchase was Lot 513 Ruzma a 3-year-old daughter of Exceed And Excel who is half-sister to the Gr.3 performer Naseem Sea.  Ruzma is also half-sister to 3 other multiple winners and well rated performers in Sejalaat, Gold Peregrine & Dragon Gate […]

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Breeze-up purchase Worlds His Oyster wins on 1st start of 2017

Breeze-up purchase Worlds His Oyster made his seasonal comeback a winning one on Tuesday 7th February with victory over 8f at Newcastle. I purchased him from the Goffs UK breeze-up with John & Sean Quinn on behalf of owner Ross Harmon and he has always shown a good level of ability. Tuesday’s win was his 3rd win (this time off […]

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Interested in purchasing ? Tattersalls and Goffs February sales

If you are interested in becoming a racehorse owner or breeder then the first sales of the year are fast approaching with the Tattersalls & Goffs February sale. The Tattersalls sale is held in Newmarket on Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd of February and the catalogue consists of Mares, yearlings, two-year-olds and horses in and out of training. There are […]

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