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Dam purchase & mating plan success as Priceless Wins at Listed level

Today saw the first day of racing at Doncaster’s St Leger meeting and I was delighted to see Priceless win the Scarborough Stakes Listed Race over 5f. The daughter of Exceed And Excel has always been close to my heart as I both did her mating plan and also purchased her dam Molly Brown. I had followed Molly Brown through […]

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Epsom double as El Astronaute wins the feature race

Bank Holiday Monday and it was great to have a double at Epsom racecourse as El Astronaute won the feature class 2 handicap over 5f and Ancient Astronaut won a supporting 6f handicap. Both horses are owned by Ross Harmon and trained by John Quinn and were purchased from the Ascot breeze-up and Tattersalls Book 1 yearlings respectively. Congratulations to […]

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€26k Breeze-up purchase The Stalking Moon wins 2-year-old maiden

The Stalking Moon who I purchased from the Goresbridge breeze-up sales in May won her 2-year-old maiden at Redcar today in good style. The daughter of Arcano who was purchased for €26,000 from Willie Browne’s Mocklershill Stables had shown good form in her 3 previous starts and made no mistake over the 6f distance. Settled in behind the pace Tom […]

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Great start to yearling sales season with14 purchased at Doncaster

The yearling sales season kicked off with a bang earlier this week with the purchase of 14 yearlings on behalf of a variety of owners & trainers. Doncaster or Goffs UK as they are now called are renowned for producing sharp, early 2-year-olds and this year looked no different with a solid selection of horses on offer. I was lucky […]

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Breeze-up purchase Halawain wins 2-year-old maiden

Halawain who I purchased for 62,000gns with Sheikh Abdullah Al-Malek Al-Sabah won his 2-year-old maiden today at Nottingham. The son of Congrats was making his 3rd start and made all to win by 3/4 length over the 6f distance. Jockey Martin Harley was impressed by the colt and felt he will improve for racing and into his 3-year-old career. Congratulations […]

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Group winning success for ‘mating plan’ Nations Alexander

Congratulations to breeders Ned & Ann Kearney and their Oakhill Stud who bred Saturday’s Sweet Solera Gr.3 winner Nations Alexander. It was a great success for the stud and for myself as I was responsible for recommending and booking the nomination to Dark Angel who at the time stood for €12,500 (€60,000 in 2016). Nations Alexander is the 2nd foal […]

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Wins for Moonlightnavigator, Worlds His Oyster & Safe Voyage

John Quinn and his team in Malton are having a good season and it was great to have purchased 3 more winners for them over the past week or so. Wins for Moonlightnavigator, World His Oyster & Safe Voyage took the season tally to 31 for the yard – Congratulations to John, Sean and their team.   Share this page…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestemail

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Breeze-Up purchase Grey Galleon wins on 2nd start

Grey Galleon who I purchased from the Tattersalls Guineas breeze-up sale for 29,000gns won his 2-year-old maiden over 5f at Windsor on Monday 25th July. The grey son of Mizzen Mast was making just his 2nd start and was always up with the pace before battling well to beat the well regarded Tschierschen by a head with 4 lengths back […]

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Yearling purchase George Reme wins 2yo Plus 10 maiden

George Reme who I purchased as a yearling for £32,000 showed promise on his debut at Doncaster at the beginning of July and went one better yesterday with victory in the 7f maiden at Newcastle. The son of Champion 2-year-old Power stayed on well and in doing so won nearly £15,000 as the race carried a Plus 10 bonus. Congratulations to his owner Robert […]

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4 weeks until start of European yearling sales – order book open

It is only 4 weeks until the European yearling sales season begins with the Arqana Yearling sale held in Deauville between 14-16 August. I am currently taking orders for all the yearling sales (Europe & USA) so if you are interested in purchasing please contact me on +44 7769 349240 or email richard@richardknightbloodstockagent.com Whether you are looking to spend £/€20,000 […]

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