Tattersalls Yearling Sale, Book 2, Day 3
Day 3 the main players predominated with Godolphin and Shadwell taking the limelight.
Godolphin bought 9 yearlings for 1,730,000 gns with the only DUBAWI going for 300,000 gns to John Ferguson signing the ticket. The other highlights in their purchases was a SHAMARDAL for 240,000gns, a DARK ANGEL for 220,000 gns and a KODIAC for 200,000 gns.
Shadwell bought 13 for a total of 1,578,000 gns. The highlights were a DARK ANGEL for 185,000 gns, an Equiano for 180,000 gns and a DAWN APPROACH for 175,000 gns.
Johnny Portman’s stellar year handling the admirable MRS DANVERS paid off, as he was bought a HOLY ROMAN EMPEROR for 240,000 gns.
Wavertree Farm bought a SHANGHAI BOBBY for 240,000 gns and will be reoffered at a breeze up in America next year.