Tattersalls Ireland November National Hunt Sale 7 -12 November 2010
This year's catalogue features 1455 lots and the sale commences on Sunday 7th with 273 yearlings on offer. All the leading sires are well represented including Bach, Beneficial, Flemensfirth, Kalanisi, Kayf Tara, King's Theatre, Milan, Old Vic, Oscar, Presenting, Scorpion, Sleeping Car and Westerner. The yearling section features either full or half siblings to BURTON PORT, GEORGES GIRL, BANJAXED GIRL, La Marianne, Pires, Quadrillion, BAMBI DE L'ORME, TIME WILL TELL, ALPHA RIDGE, HELLO BUD, MAC'S SUPREME, SOPHIST, Show Blessed, Shandon Star, Doctor Linton, Alfie Sherrin, GARRUTH, Friends Amigo, DARK BOLERO, Valentines Lady, TREACLE, LUCKY BAY and Green Belt Flyer, Quivy Bridge, GREAT ENDEAVOUR and Ask the Gatherer. There are 112 older horses on offer on Monday followed by thirty 2 year olds with the foal sale commencing that afternoon. In the Older Horse section, Farringdon a five time winner by Sadler's Wells, a winner on the flat, 3 times over hurdles and a winner this year over fences should create good interest. Others of note include: Bernabeu, an eight time winner, Bringbackthebiff a seven time winner and a dual winner over fences this year, Perdel a winner of a point to point this year, Majestic Oak a half brother to WAHIBA SANDS is a three time winner and a winner over fences this year and Lively Lass is a winner of two point to points and her Bumper this year from a total of only four starts. There are a number of other interesting lots on paper and this section will be followed by 2-y-olds. Among those of note include lot 406 a gelding by Presenting ex Merry Queen a close relation to OVER THE BAR and MERRY MASQUERADE, lot 408 is a gelding by Poliglote and out of a half sister to MY WILL and 410 is a gelding by Westerner out of 8 time winner Just Little. The eagerly awaited foal section follows the older horses and 2 year olds on Monday afternoon and will continue through until Thursday afternoon. All the leading sires are represented, among them Act One, Bach, Beneficial, Brian Boru, Catcher in the Rye, Flemensfirth, High Chaparral, Indian River, Kalanisi, Kayf Tara, Kings Theatre, Mahler, Milan, Old Vic, Oscar, Presenting, Robin des Champs, Robin des Pres, Scorpion, Shirocco, Vinnie Roe and Westerner. There are an abundance of outstanding pedigrees on offer including siblings to: AMALFITANO, Hangover, BLACK JACK KETCHUM, FOR BILL, PUBLICAN, Quivy Bridge, Striking Article, Rasharrow, MUIRHEAD, Prospert Le Grand, Shmabeni, Tevere, Crescent Island, FAIR ALONG AND FAIRYLAND, OSCAR TIME, SALUDOS, HARCHIBALD, Justpourrit, STEWARTS HOUSE, Quietly Fancied, SOMERSBY, COOLDINE, Loughaderra Dame, NATIVE PERFORMANCE, GUSDA, Jay Lo, TAIPANS WAY, PEPE SIMO, Ballyhampshire Boy, MAGIC FABIEN and Tchouina, DONNAS PALM, FINGER ON THE PULSE, PREISTS LEAP, SCHINDLERS HUNT, FETHARD LADY, HURRICANE FLY and Hunzy, SKY'S THE LIMIT and Hope the Best, BANJAXED GIRL and La Marianne, SESENTA, WATSON LAKE, DELGANY ROYAL, GLENCOVE MARINA, Massasoit, RIVER LIANE, GET ME OUT OF HERE, War of the World, NOBODY TOLD ME, SCOTSIRISH, On Raglan Road, TRAMP STAMP, KARANJA, Wendy du Berlais, Cockleshell Road, J'Y VOLE, JEANQUIRI and Si Tu Viens, Earth Planet, CHIEF DAN GEORGE, MACGEORGE, ROYAL SHAKESPEARE, GEMINI LUCY, Dee Ee Williams, Our Bob, Another Jewel, Afasheen, SOPHIST, FARMER JACK and Cristdalo to name a few. There are some outstanding race mares with progeny catalogued including: Polly's Dream, Savitha, Hannigans Lodger, NEWTOWN DANCER, Polly's Dream, ZAYTA, Ticket to Mars, CALOMERIA, QUEEN ASTRID, Gli Gli, Dalriath, SWAYTHE, GRANGECLARE LARK, Burnt Out, BLAZING LISS, TRIPTODICKS, Statim, GLENS MUSIC, Celtic Native, Motoqua, Neiges Eternelles, Ceoperk, SARAHS QUAY, SHIVERMETIMBER, LA FIAMMA, SUPREME SERENADE, Coireann, Lakil Princess, GEORGIA ON MY MIND, Bold Fire, KNOCK DOWN, SPIRIT LEADER, Tchouina, POLIVALENTE, Theatre Girl, BILBOA, Summer Break, Pires, HIGHNESS LADY, Afasheen, ROSE OF INCHIQUIN, Back on Line, CAILIN ALAINN, ERINTANTE, FUNNY TIMES, Clara Allen, LIE FORRIT, Gaza Strip, DISCERNING AIR, Lady Kate Ellen, SOLERINA, Lady Zephyr, Supreme Touch, Jeruflo, Callherwhatulike, Emmylou de Berlais, Icone, HELTORNIC, CARA CROWN, LA ZINGARELLA, NATIVE SPARKLE, SOEUR TI, BLUE RIDE, Zalda, LALA NOVA, Cresswell Native, GEMINI LUCY, ASIAN MAZE, Western Road, Mille Et Une, NATIVE BIRD, MONTE SOLARO, CRIAIRE PRINCESS, Apollo Lady, Hollow Ridge, Yamashina, ALPHA RIDGE and Best Wait. The sale concludes on Friday with Broodmares and Fillies on offer. Despite a small catalogue there is plenty of quality on offer including: LAETITIA a five time winner and Graded Stakes winner in foal to VINNIE ROE, My Valley a six time winner sold with a Fillies Examination Certificate. Others of note include: Black Lassie a half sister to Cheltenham Gold Cup Winner IMPERIAL COMMANDER in foal to Flemensfirth, a half sister to DUN DOIRE in foal to Zagreb, Bronx Girl a three time winner in foal to Presenting, an own sister to ROBIN DE SHERWOOD and in foal to Presenting, a half sister to MIKAEL D'HAGUENET in foal to Yeats, Sugar Island a half sister to SIZING EUROPE in foal to Flemensfirth, Countess Marengo an own sister to QUEEN ASTRID. She is dam of a six time winner in Queen Althea and in foal to Beneficial. Also catalogued is Babygotback a half sister to Galway Plate winner Ballyholland and in foal to Flemensfirth. There are also sisters to BEEF OR SALMON, TEAATRAL, MATINEE LOVER and RED DIVAN, MARIAH ROLLINS, STRONG PROJECT, TIRAAZ, SHINROCK PADDY, SUPREME PRINCE and SUPREME SERENADE, BOYCHUK, GOUDENKO, COOLNAGORNA, FUNDAMENDALIST, NAKIR and Nawar, Freluche, GUNNER WELBURN, ARTIC COPPER, DOM FONTENAIL, MCDYNAMO, TETLAMI, Snap Tie, TIME FOR RUPERT, PROMINENT PROFILE, BINGO BELL, MY WILL, SIR OJ, SUNSHINE GUEST, BLUBERRY BOY and TILBAY, and some top race mares including My Valley, Bronx Girl, Neiges Eternelles, Sunami Storm, Accordello, KEYS PRIDE, Mistletoeandwine, SANTIA, CLEAR RIPOSTE. Without question this is a strong renewal of the November National Hunt Sale, divided into two catalogues with each day starting at 10.30am. ITM will continue to support all overseas purchasers.