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  • 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.

  • Blue De Vega impressive in Killavullan Stakes

    Sat 24 Oct 2015

    Exciting two year-old Blue De Vega confirmed himself as a leading Classic contender for next season with a facile success in the Group-3 Killavullan Stakes at Leopardstown this afternoon.  Michael O' Callaghan's colt made short work of his rivals in a race that has a proven record of producing top class horses.  Purchased by Stroud Coleman Bloodstock for €32,000 at the BBAG Yearling Sale in Baden-Baden last year and subsequently re-sold by Tally Ho Stud at the Goresbridge Breeze-Up Sale, we look forward to watching Blue De Vega in his Classic campaign in 2016.

  • Monteverdi impresses on debut at Newbury

    Fri 23 Oct 2015

    Monteverdi ran out an impressive winner of his debut maiden at Newbury this afternoon in the manner of a colt destined for stakes company in 2016.  Purchased for €72,000 at the Arqana October Yearling Sale last year by Stroud Coleman Bloodstock and subsequently re-sold by Tally Ho Stud at the Tattersalls Craven Breeze-Up Sale, Monteverdi looks an exciting prospect for trainer Jamie Osborne and owner Michael Buckley.

  • Group-3 success for Robin Of Navan

    Mon 05 Oct 2015

    Progressive two year-old Robin Of Navan followed up his Listed win in France six weeks ago with a convincing success in the Group-3 Prix De Conde at Chantilly today.  He powered clear to a facile two and a half length victory under regular jockey Tony Piccone for trainer Harry Dunlop and owners Cross, Deal, Foden and Sieff.  Congratulations to all connections and all the best in the quest for Group-1 glory next start!

  • Maximum Aurelius routs rivals at Nantes

    Thu 01 Oct 2015

    Purchased from the Arqana breeze-up sale in May for €55,000, two year-old Showcasing colt Maxiumum Aurelius is another stakes class colt secured from that sale by Stroud Coleman Bloodstock in addition to Robin Of Navan.  Both colts were sold by Bansha House Stables.  Maximum Aurelius suffered trouble in running last time when finishing a close fourth in a Listed race after his maiden win, but relished the step down in class at Nantes this afternoon to rout a conditions race field at Nantes by eight lengths.  A return to stakes company now beckons.  Congratulations to his British-based owner Craig Mather and Chantilly trainer Francis-Henri Graffard.

Upcoming sales 2020


1st Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream Sale, USA

1st Tattersalls Ascot Breeze Up sale

2nd Goffs Aintree Sale

7th Keeneland April Sale, USA

13th - 15th Tattersalls Craven Breeze Up Sale

22nd - 23rd Doncaster Breeze Up Sale

24th Tattersalls Cheltenham Sale

30th Goffs Punchestown Sale

30th - 1st Tattersalls Guineas Breeze Up & Horses-IN-Training Sale


8th - 9th Arqana Breeze UP Sale, France

12th Tattersalls Ireland Store Sale

18th - 21st Doncaster Spring Sale

22nd Tattersalls Ireland Goresbridge Breeze up sale

28th Tattersalls Cheltenham Sale


9th - 10th Goffs Land Rover Sale, Ireland

15th Goffs London Sale

24th -25th Tattersalls Ireland Derby Sale

29th- 1st Arqana Summer Sale, France


8th - 10th Tattersalls July Sale

13th - 14th Fasig-Tipton July Sale, USA

29th Goffs Goodwood Sale





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