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Successful Goffs & Tattersalls December Sales

The sales season has now drawn to a close but it comes to a close after 4 of the busiest months of the year for Bloodstock Agent Richard Knight with a successful Goffs & Tattersalls December Sales. With the yearling sales mostly over by the end of October attention turns to mating plans, nomination booking and catalogue work in preparation […]

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Foal Pinhook Maraakib Wins 3rd Race In 1 month

Maraakib who was purchased by Richard Knight as a foal for €48,000 and re-sold as a yearling for 80,000gns won his 3rd race within 1 month when winning a Class 3 handicap at Redcar on Tuesday off a rating of 88. The son of Dark Angel has improved for stepping up in trip and has relished the recent soft ground […]

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Mating Plans & Nomination Booking – Don’t Miss Out !!

If you have a filly or mare which you are looking to breed in 2016 now is the time to make a plan for her and book her into your Stallion of choice. It might appear early to be doing so but many stallions are already booking fast with some even Full so don’t miss out. Richard Knight worked in […]

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Tattersalls December Mare Sale – High Quality fillies & mares for sale

From www.tattersalls.com – Five Classic and Group 1 winning fillies in and out of training, seven dams of Group 1 winners and two Group/Grade 1 winning mares in foal to DUBAWI are amongst the stars of an outstanding catalogue for the forthcoming Tattersalls December Mares Sale, which takes place November 30th – December 3rd. The catalogue for Europe’s premier breeding stock […]

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Foal Purchases & Pinhooking – Goffs & Tattersalls Foal Sales

In just 2 weeks time the Goffs foal sales get underway and then one week later it is followed by the Tattersalls version in Newmarket where over 1000 foals will be offered for sale. Both the Goffs and Tattersalls sale provide a great opportunity to purchase foals to race or foals to pinhook (i.e. foals to re-sell for profit as […]

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Listed placed run from 2-year-old Lady Macapa

Lady Macapa who was purchased as a yearling by Richard Knight showed what an exciting filly she is when finishing 3rd in the Bosra Sham L.R. on Friday 30th October at Newmarket. The daughter of Equiano was making just her third racecourse appearance having previously won her maiden at the same track & showed good speed over the 6f trip before […]

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Progressive 2-Year-old Southdown Lad Wins again

Southdown Lad who was purchased as a yearling by Richard Knight won his 2nd race from just 4 starts when taking the 9f 2-year-old 0-85 nursery off top weight at Newmarket on Wednesday. The son of Lilbourne Lad was purchased for 34,000gns from the Tattersalls December Yearling Sale and showed a good turn of foot coming into the Newmarket dip […]

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Tattersalls Autumn Horses-in-training Sale

Having just returned from the Tattersalls October Yearling Sales Book 2 & 3 attention now turns to the Tattersalls Autumn Horses-in-training sale where 1677 Lots are offered for sale in Newmarket over 4 days starting on Monday 26th October. Whether you are looking for a National Hunt horse for the up-coming season, an improving sprint handicapper or a horse to race […]

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3 Yearlings purchased in Tattersalls Book 1 with £25,000 Bonus

The Tattersalls Book 1 Yearling Sale concluded with record turnover and Richard Knight was delighted to purchase 3 yearlings on behalf of trainers William Knight and John & Sean Quinn. The first yearling purchased was Lot 179, a colt by Exceed And Excel out of the Street Cry mare Eluding. Eluding is herself a daughter of the multiple Group placed performer […]

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260,000gns for Countess Ferrama 1st Foal

The 1st day of the Tattersalls October Book 1 Sale saw a great result for breeder Wicklow Bloodstock Ireland Ltd when the first foal out of Countess Ferrama sold for 260,000gns to Al Shaqab Racing. Countess Ferrama, a winning daughter of Authorized was purchased for 85,000gns by Richard Knight as a 3-year-old filly and was sent to Invincible Spirit on […]

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