Grade 1 winner Minella Cocooner heads the Killeen Glebe honour roll, having been sold in the farm’s fifth year of trading. Other horses grazed and prepped at the farm include Grade 1 Cheltenham Champion Bumper third James’s Gate.

 

 

SUMMARY OF STORES SOLD BY KILLEEN GLEBE

2023

Walk In The Park x Tizzy Blue

Sold for €70,000 to Ballycrystal Stables

Shantou x Brookside

Sold for €100,000 to Ryan Mahon

Milan x Chit Chat

Sold for €25,000 to Highflyer Bloodstock

Sine Qua Non (Masked Marvel x Milu Has)

Sold for €90,000 to Peter & Ross Doyle Bloodstock

Order Of St George x Floral Spinner

Sold for €60,000 to Monbeg Stables

2022

Elusive Prince (Elusive Pimpernel x Lady Lorabelle)

Sold to Henry De Bromhead for €40,000 at the Tattersalls Ireland Derby Sale. Impressed when winning a 4YO Maiden at Dawstown on debut.

El Granjero (Youmzain x Mexican Sky)

Sold to Grange Stables for €42,000 at the Tattersalls Ireland Derby Sale. Shaped like a smart type when winning a 4YO Maiden at Moira on debut for Peter Flood.

Shengai Enki (Buck’s Boum x Lady Needles)

Sold to Mark O’Hare for €20,000 at the Goffs Land Rover Sale. Placed in a bumper on his third start, he subsequently joined Dr Richard Newlands, for whom he placed on two of his three starts over hurdles.

Splendid Choice (Hillstar x Luanna)

Sold to Matthew Smith for €50,000 at the Goffs Land Rover Sale.

Groovy Blue (Blue Bresil x Miss Izzy)

Sold to Gerry Hogan for €120,000 at the Goffs Land Rover Sale.

Cutthewire (Jack Hobbs x Ishka Baha)

Sold to Ian Donoghue for €50,000 at the Goffs Land Rover Sale.

Chesnut Grove (Flemensfirth x Regal Girl)

Withdrawn from the Tattersalls Ireland Derby Sale.

2021

Marvellous Mick (Blue Bresil x Mickie)

Sold for €120,000 to Tom Malone & Paul Nicholls. Made a winning debut in a Chepstow bumper.

Cadell (Mahler x Prettyasapicture)

Sold for €90,000 to Ian Ferguson. He won both his starts in point-to-points for Ronnie Bartlett, before running out an impressive winner on hurdle debut for Lucinda Russell.

Fisichella (Flemensfirth x Tizzy Blue)

Sold for €70,000 to Milestone Bloodstock/Ballyboy Stables

Mount Ferns (Mount Nelson x Galant Ferns)

Sold for €40,000 to Highflyer Bloodstock. Runner-up in a bumper on his second start for Oliver Sherwood & Exors of the late Trevor Hemmings

Shantou x Chaperoned

Sold for €70,000 to Frank Berry

2020

James’s Gate (Shantou x Annie May)

Withdrawn from Derby Sale & later sent to Pat Doyle. Pat Doyle subsequently recommended him to Willie Mullins, who purchased him privately for Sean & Bernardine Mulryan. An impressive debut winner at Punchestown, he went on to finish third in the Grade 1 Cheltenham Champion Bumper.

Hermes De Thaix (Poliglote x Victoire De Thaix)

Debut winner of 3YO Hurdle for Hugo Merienne

Tenzing (Milan x Francesa)

Not Sold. Third in a Down Royal bumper, winner on his only start over hurdles and placed on his first three starts over fences

Godot (Getaway x La Cerisaie)

Sold for €32,000 to Peter & Ross Doyle. Recorded back-to-back wins over hurdles for Andy Irvine

Il Silenzio (Kayf Tara x Monita Bonita)

Sold for €55,000 to Ron O’Leary

Bal Kauto (Balko x Kauto Tireless)

Sold for €16,000 to Turlough O’Connor. Completed a hat-trick for Declan Queally, including winning his first two starts over fences.

2019

Minella Cocooner (Flemensfirth – Askanna)

Sold for €82,000 to SB Bloodstock. Second first time out in 4YO Maiden at Turtulla for John Nallen & subsequently sold privately to Willie Mullins and David Bobbett. Won Kilbeggan bumper impressively on rules debut and later won a maiden hurdle in good style at Navan. Became Killeen Glebe’s first Grade 1 winner when making all in the Novice Hurdle at Leopardstown’s Dublin Racing Festival and later finished second in two Grade 1 contests. Won a Beginners Chase before placing in a Grade 2 chase.

Kyntara (Kayf Tara – Speed Bonnie Boat)

Sold for €30,000 to Highflyer Bloodstock. Won 4 & 5YO Maiden impressively on debut at Bishops Court and went on to win Warwick bumper by 17 lengths on first start for Kim Bailey. Now two from two for Mel Rowley, winning two hurdles by a combined 20 lengths.

Clonbury Bridge (Presenting x Ballycloven Oscar)

Sold for €21,000 to Philip Dempsey. Twice a winner over hurdles, before landing a Beginners Chase.

Keeper Of The Coin (Califet x Omas Lady)

Sold for €20,000 to Remember Danny

Shantou x Zolotoya

Sold for €1,000 to Dean Summersby

Coffeys Forge (Yeats x Blue Berlais)

Not Sold at Tattersalls Ireland August NH Sale, later sold privately.

2018

 

Little Saint (Morozov – Matinee Show)

Sold for €9,000 to Denis Hogan

Big Fellow (Robin Des Champs – Amber Light)

Sold for €85,000 to Robcour

2017

 

The Priests Leap (Flemensfirth – Castlekelly Girl)

Sold for €38,000 to Kevin Ross. Impressive winner of his maiden hurdle at Clonmel for Arthur Moore

2016

 

Newtown Boy (Beneficial – Tanit Lady)

Sold for €100,000 to Kevin Ross. Five-time winner on the level, over hurdles and over fences.

Fortunes Hiding (Beat Hollow – Sambre)

Sold for €42,000 to John Andrews. Won a bumper for Peter Bowen and subsequently won three chases. Later won another chase for Lucinda Russell.

2015

 

Caracara Mail (Kingsalsa – Kestrel Mail)

Sold for €40,000 to Brendan Bashford. Won point-to-point maiden impressively for Jonathan Sweeney and was subsequently third in a competitive bumper at Punchestown.

Long Mile Road (Getaway – Andalusia)

Sold for €60,000 to MV Magnier

Galardo (Presenting – Shuildearg)

Sold for €16,000 to S Wilson