Lot 17, consigned by Lavington Stud, is a half-brother
to four winners, two of whom are stakes winners; Watership Down offers a colt from the family of Oaks winner Casual Look (58); lot 95, presented by Voute Sales, is a half-brother
to Prix Jean Prat winner Olden Times; Catridge Farm consigns a half-sister to dual Group 1 winner Simply Perfect (119); and Jamie Railton is responsible for a well-bred filly who descends from a family that includes this season's Lowther Stakes winner Best Terms (380).
He is a half-brother
to US Grade 3 winner Pasar Silbano 146 Miami Gator; four-year-old gelding by Titus Livius who has won nine times and is from the family of 2005 champion juvenile filly Flashy Wings 147 Icon Dream; a winning four-year-old gelded son of Sadler's Wells out of Silver Skates, by Slip Anchor; he is a half-brother
to Starfish, the dam of Group 1 Phoenix Stakes winner La Collina 159 Lightening Stricks; this four-year-old colt by King's Best is a dual winner and half-brother
to 2010 Arlington Million winner Debussy Tom Pennington
This year's catalogue is around a fifth smaller than in 2010 Possible box-office lots 22 Curlin's first crop is represented in the catalogue by a trio of glamorously bred yearlings, including this half-brother
to Kentucky Oaks heroine Secret Status.
Two US freshmen have one offering each: Henrythenavigator is represented by a colt out of a winning sister to Grade 2 San Francisco Mile Stakes scorer Chinese Dragon (899) from Glenvale Stud and Street Boss has a half-brother
to Listed winner Fong's Thong (1298) sent up by Kilminfoyle House Stud.
Ted Voute will offer a Sea The Stars half-brother
to Aqlaam - who himself has 16 firstcrop representatives catalogued - on behalf of Granham Farms, while Crimbourne Stud will send through a half-brother
to Group 3 winner Oh Goodness Me out of their Listed-placed mare Coyote.
Jeremy's high-flying studmate Invincible Spirit is the sire of a half-brother
to the Nunthorpe Stakes runner-up Radiohead (686).
Invincible Spirit also has a strong consignment, the highlights of which could be Langton Stud's three-parts sister to this season's ill-fated St James's Palace Stakes fourth Nebraas (847); Rathasker Stud's half-sister to Grade 1 winner Alexander Tango (876); and Oghill House Stud's half-brother
to Cheveley Park Stakes runner-up Aspen Darlin (1200).
That looks cheap for a son of Nashwan, who is a half-brother
to Moyglare Stud Stakes winner Preseli and to 1,000 Guineas second Snowfire .
High-achieving graduates of the sale include this year's smart two-year-olds Pearl Flute (bought for [euro]42,000) and Sir Patrick Moore ([euro]16,000) VVBOX-office lots 11 A sister to Saturday's Caulfield Cup winner Dunaden by Nicobar 41 Shamardal is the sire of this half-brother
to Prix de l'Opera winner Lily Of The Valley 118 A Mastercraftsman colt who is the first foal out of Group 3 winner Aspen Darlin 142 A half-brother
to Saturday's Ascot winner Rite Of Passage by Mount Nelson VVSOLD last year From 551 offered, 375 sold (68%) for turnover of [euro]10,327,000 (-3%), an average of [euro]27,539 (-1%) and median of [euro]21,000 (-5%)
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The only yearling to break six figures during the open session, the colt is a half-brother
to the Golden Jubilee Stakes runner-up Cannonball and out of the winning Skywalker mare No Deadline.
Lots with the most persuasive credentials on paper include an Oratorio half-brother
to Lowther Stakes winner Flashy Wings and a Kheleyf half-brother
to Group 3 scorer Enforcer.
Young Claude is the name and chasing will be his game, just like his half-brother
Young Kenny who did so well for Beaumont before being fatally injured at Haydock Park a couple of seasons ago.
A mile should suit Ptolemaic, who is by St James's Palace Stakes winner Excellent Art from the family of Inchinor, while Redact's pedigree is more of a mixed bag of influences, as he is by smart 6-7f juvenile Strategic Prince, a half-brother
to smart stayer Yorkshire, and out of a 5f-winning half-sister to Ascot Gold Cup winner Mr Dinos.
Newsells Park's Dansili half-brother
to four winners, including stakes scorers Marouusies Wings and Mamounia (189), and Glidawn Stud's Beat Hollow half-brother
to six winners, including Listed scorer Arbella and admirable stayer Overturn (207), all have persuasuve paper claims.