Latest news

  • Championship goes from strength to strength in Dubai

    Wed 01 Mar 2017

    Championship continues to look like one of the season's top horses at Meydan with two ultra impressive victories in Dubai in two prestigious Group-2 contests.  Following on from his facile success in the Group-2 Al Fahidi Fort, Championship spreadeagled a strong field once again in the Group-2 Zabeel Mile.  Purchased for 180,000gns at the Tattersalls Horses In Training Sale in 2015, Championship has progressed rapidly since arriving in Dubai taking his career earnings to over £377,000 and now rates one of the leading chances for the $6million Group-1 Dubai Turf on Dubai World Cup Night.

  • Prince Of Lir to stand at Ballyhane Stud

    Fri 20 Jan 2017

    Purchased from the Goffs UK Breeze-Up Sale in 2016 on behalf of The Cool Silk Partnership, Prince Of Lir soon went on to acheve great things by beating subsequent G1 Middle Park Stakes winner The Last Lion in both of his first two races, including the G2 Norfolk Stakes at Royal Ascot.   The good-looking son of Kodiac retires to stud at Joe and Jane Foley's Ballyhane Stud in Ireland for 2017.  We wish him a successful stud career.

  • The Tin Man wins Group-1 British Champions Sprint

    Tue 18 Oct 2016

    Purchased from Tattersalls Book 1 on behalf of James and Jacko Fanshawe's racing partnership, Fred Archer Racing, The Tin Man has provided everyone with enormous enjoyment in 2016 and capped a memorable season with a dazzling victory on British Champions Day in the Group-1 Qipco British Champions Sprint Stakes.  Defeating some of the best sprinters from across the globe, the son of Equiano confirmed himself as a top class performer.  The Tin Man will stay in training in 2017 and we are all very excited about a prestigious global campaign.

  • Nearly Caught wins back-to-back stakes races in France

    Sun 21 Aug 2016

    The six year-old stayer is a huge credit to trainer Hughie Morrison and his team as he seems better than ever this year.  Purchased for just 25,000gns at the Tattersalls Guineas Breeze-Up Sale in 2012, Nearly Caught has now won six of his 22 starts, as well as being placed on another nine occasions and over £160,000 in prize money.  He ran out the facile winner of the Group-2 Prix Kergorlay at Deauville today following up his five-length Listed success at the same track last month.  The improving stayer looks set for an exciting autumn.

  • The Tin Man wins Group-3 Hackwood Stakes

    Sat 16 Jul 2016

    James Fanshawe's improving sprinter showed his class to continue his progress towards Group-1 targets this autumn.  The four year-old son of Equiano progressed through the ranks at a rapid rate last season culminating with an excellent fourth in the Group-1 Champions Sprint on British Champions Day.  Beginning this season with an impressive Listed victory at Windsor, The Tin Man produced his trademark electric turn of foot to run out a cosy winner of the Group-3 Hackwood Stakes at Newbury at the weekend and is now all set for his next assignment in the Group-1 Haydock Sprint Cup.

  • Prince Of Lir wins Norfolk Stakes at Royal Ascot

    Thu 16 Jun 2016

    Goffs UK breeze-up purchase Prince Of Lir provided a memorable day for owners The Cool Silk Partnership at Royal Ascot by winning the Group-2 Norfolk Stakes in tenacious style.  On only his second start, following a winning debut at Beverley last month, the Robert Cowell trained juvenile found plenty for Luke Morriss's urgings to record a most exciting success.  Purchased in April at the breeze-up sale in Doncaster for the Cool Silk Partnership, headed up by Peter Swann, the speedy son of Kodiac is one of the best sprinting two year-olds in the country.

  • Rapacity Alexander scorches to French Listed success

    Sat 11 Jun 2016

    The very well-bred daughter of Dandy Man showed too much speed for her French rivals to win the Listed Prix La Fleche at Chantilly.  Showing blazing speed from the gates, Rapacity Alexander, who was purchased at Book Two of the Tattersalls October Yearling Sale last year on behalf of her owner Noel O'Callaghan, was not for catching and recorded a very smart time of 58 seconds for the uphill five furlongs at Chantilly.  This Listed victory is extremely important for this two year-old fillly as she is a full-sister to Group-1 winner Peniaphobia.

  • Lil Rockerfeller tops memorable weekend for Neil King

    Sun 28 Feb 2016

    Neil King enjoyed a superb weekend as Lil Rockerfeller provided his Marlborough yard with a first Grade-2 victory in the National Spirit Hurdle at Fontwell, following up the hugely impressive debut bumper success of Big Meadow at Chepstow the day before.  Stroud Coleman purchased Lil Rockerfeller with Neil at the September DBS HIT Sale in 2014 for £31,000, while Big Meadow was purchased for £85,000 at the Tattersalls Ireland Cheltenham Sale in December having won his debut maiden Irish Point-to-Point and rates a hugely exciting prospect for the future.  Congratulations to all the owners and the team at Neil's Ridgeway Racing.

  • Perkunas makes history in Qatar

    Tue 29 Dec 2015

    Perkunas made history in Qatar today by becoming the first ever UK-trained winner of a race in Qatar when victororious in the Al Rayyan Stakes under Jamie Spencer for trainer Brian Meehan and owner Sibbertoft Bloodstock, headed up by Bernard Gover.  Perkunas was purchased by Stroud Coleman Bloodstock for 42,000gns from Tally Ho Stud at the Tattersalls Guineas Breeze-Up Sale.  Congratulation to all connections.

  • Robin Of Navan roars to Group-1 glory!

    Sun 01 Nov 2015

    Harry Dunlop's classy juvenile, Robin Of Navan, provided Harryand all his connections with a memorable day in France this afternoon as he made all to win the Group-1 Criterium De Saint-Cloud unchallenged.  This impressive victory provided both trainer Harry Dunlop and jockey Tony Piccone with their first Group-1 win and establishes Robin Of Navan as a leading Classic contender for 2016.  Huge congratulations to Robin's four owners Cross, Deal, Foden and Sieff and to all the team at Harry's Windsor House Stables.  Robin Of Navan was purchased for €47,000 at the Arqana Breeze-Up Sale from Bansha House Stables and has now won over €380,000 in prize money and premiums.

Upcoming sales this Autumn

  • Sep 14th Goffs Champions Sale, Leopardstown Racecourse, Ireland
  • Sep 17th -18th Goffs UK Horse-In-Training Sale
  • Sep 10th Tattersalls Ascot Yearling Sale
  • Sep 12th The Yorton Sale
  • Sep 9th - 21st Keeneland Yearling Sale, USA
  • Sep 6th - 7th Osarus Yearling Sale, France
  • Sep 24th - 25th Tattersalls Ireland Yearling Sale
  • Sep 25th Fasig-Tipton Santa Anita Fall Yearling Sale, USA
  • Sep 26th Tattersalls Ireland Yearling Sale Part II
  • Sep 30th Arqana Arc Sale, France
  • Sep 30th - 1st Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Fall Yearling Sale, USA
  • Oct 1st - 2nd Goffs Orby Yearling Sale, Ireland
  • Oct 3rd Goffs Sportsman’s Sale, Ireland
  • Oct 15th Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Fall Sale, USA
  • Oct 8th - 10th Tattersalls Yearling Sale Book 1
  • Oct 14th - 16th Tattersalls Yearling Sale Book 2
  • Oct 17th - 18th Tattersalls Yearling Sale Book 3
  • Oct 18th - 19th Tattersalls Yearling Sale Book 4
  • Oct 20th - 21st Baden-Baden Mixed Sale, Germany
  • Oct 21st - 24th Fasig-Tipton Kentucky October Sale, USA
  • Oct 21st - 22nd Goffs Horses-In-Training and Autumn Yearling Sale, Ireland
  • Oct 22nd - 25th Arqana October Yearling Sale, France
  • Oct 24th Goffs UK Horses-In-Training Sale
  • Oct 27th Goresbridge Mixed Sale, Ireland
  • Oct 28th - 1st Tattersalls Autumn Horses-In-Training Sale
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