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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 [email protected] Whether you are looking to spend £/€20,000 […]

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Yearling purchase Solar Flair wins class 3 handicap

Solar Flair who I purchased as a yearling for just £19,000 won his 4th race of his career today when winning the class 3 handicap at Nottingham over 6f. The son of Equiano was purchased from the Doncaster Premier sale and won today’s feature race off a rating of 90 and might now head to the Steward’s Cup at Glorious […]

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Newbury win for 3-year-old stayer Niceonecenturion

Niceonecenturion got off the mark at Newbury yesterday on his first start over 1m 6f for trainer William Knight. The son of Teofilo who I purchased as a yearling for just 11,000gns had run a good third on his previous start and handicap debut and appreciated the step up in trip when getting the better of even money favourite Diamond […]

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Breeze-up purchase Naples Bay wins on debut

2-year-old Naples Bay who I purchased from the Goffs UK (Doncaster) breeze-up sale in April won on debut yesterday at Beverley. The son of Kodiac who cost £30,000 was settled at the rear of the field and when switched right managed to sweep past his rivals to win on the line and in doing so won £15,000 with the Plus 10 bonus attached. […]

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