€140,000 Dark Angel Colt Tops Weanling Trade At Goffs February Sale

Trade for weanlings on the second day of Goffs February Sale continued in a similarly strong fashion to yesterday’s first session, returning a 32% rise in average price and 45% increase in median over last year’s corresponding day.

The only Dark Angel in the sale took top billing as Lot 397 (pictured) from The Premier Consignment, a colt by the Yeomanstown Stud star out of Listed winner Mary Boleyn, was knocked down to C and S Bloodstock for €140,000.  He was one of three six figure weanlings today, the other two being Collegelands’ Make Believe half-brother to the Group 3 winner and Group 1 placed Hamza (Lot 372), and a son of Bated Breath consigned by Norelands Stud (Lot 409).  They were both purchased by Jamie Railton for €115,000 and €105,000 respectively.

Full results are available to view here.

Comparative Figures – February Sale Day 2

 

Offered

Sold

Aggregate (€)

Average (€)

Median (€)

2017

202

124

1,403,200

11,316

5,500

2018

182

109 (60%)

1,622,100 (+15%)

14,882 (+32%)

8,000 (+45%)

 
The February Sale concludes tomorrow with a full day of quality breeding stock on offer.  The sale will begin a 10.00am.