Jonathan Sweeney on Caracara Mail, a four length winner of his point-to-point maiden; “Every time Derek (O’Connor) got down off of him he said this is a proper horse.”
SUMMARY OF STORES SOLD BY KILLEEN GLEBE
Sold for €40,000 to Highflyer Bloodstock
Hermes De Thaix (Poliglote x Victoire De Thaix)
Debut winner of 3YO Hurdle for Hugo Merienne
Milan x Francesa
Getaway x La Cerisaie
Sold for €32,000 to Peter & Ross Doyle
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
Kyntara (Kayf Tara – Speed Bonnie Boat)
Sold for €30,000 to Highflyer Bloodstock. 17 length winner of Warwick bumper on first start for Kim Bailey. Previously won 4 & 5YO Maiden impressively on debut at Bishops Court
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 by an impressive 10 lengths on rules debut.
Clonbury Bridge (Presenting x Ballycloven Oscar)
Sold for €21,000 to Philip Dempsey. Won Limerick hurdle as a five-year-old.
Califet x Omas Lady
Sold for €20,000 to Remember Danny
Shantou x Zolotoya
Sold for €1,000 to Dean Summersby
Yeats x Blue Berlais
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
The Priests Leap (Flemensfirth – Castlekelly Girl)
Sold for €38,000 to Kevin Ross. Impressive winner of his maiden hurdle at Clonmel for Arthur Moore
Newtown Boy (Beneficial – Tanit Lady)
Sold for €100,000 to Kevin Ross. Placed in two bumpers & won hurdle debut for Alan King and Paul & Clare Rooney. Won chase on first start for Keith Dalgleish- since won twice more over hurdles & won a jumpers bumper.
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.
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