2017 Adelaide Yearling Sale
Comprising 469 lots from leading breeders across the country, the Morphettville based auction will be held over three days from March 13 to 15.
One of the most popular and well regarded yearling sales on the calendar, Adelaide will deliver buyers with a quality line up of prospective racetrack stars in 2017.
Among the catalogued lots for March include (at least half) relations to group winners including Heavenly Glow, Lasqueti Spirit, Shocking, Carrara, Churchill Downs, Divine Calling, Lady Lynette, Blahnik, Liberty’s Gem and Valpolicella.
Stakes winning mares with yearlings catalogued include Imperial Beauty, Rubicall, Spurn, Afraad, Country Lodge, Faiza, Kats Clause, Super Lacuna, Techniques, Amphritite, Bacchanal Woman, Class Apart, Dashitude, Gift Bouquet, Just Sybil, Marie Soleil, Melrose Place, Pipkin, Royal Babe, Starsphere, Ten Churros, Tequila Knowledge and Sutton Review.
A feature of the auction each and every year is the great variety of quality stock on offer and its appeal to a broad market highlighted this March by a catalogue comprising 196 BOBS eligible, 149 Super VOBIS nominated, 142 SABOIS Breeder Paid and 12 SABOIS Fully Qualified yearlings.
This year some 123 different sires are represented by yearlings in the catalogue including Artie Schiller, Bel Esprit, Choisir, Dalakhani, Good Journey, High Chaparral, Hinchinbrook, Hussonet, I Am Invincible, Magnus, Medaglia d’Oro, Not a Single Doubt, Sebring, Snitzel, Star Witness, Statue of Liberty, Stratum and Written Tycoon.
The first Australian crops of 20 individual sires will be offered in Adelaide including Group One winners Akeed Mofeed, Dawn Approach, Declaration of War, Dundeel, Epaulette, Ferlax, Fiorente, Shamus Award, Sizzling, Spirit of Boom, The Factor and Zoustar.