Magic Millions 2017 Gold Coast Yearling Sale – Day Two
Horse buyers weren’t holding back at day two of the Gold Coast Yearling Sale, dropping cash by the bucket load on both colts and fillies.
The full brother to Sebring was the star on a spirited day’s selling.
Presented at the auction by Corumbene Stud, the stunning More Than Ready colt was the subject of fierce competition before selling to the bid of champion trainer Gai Waterhouse at $1.3 million.
As it stands over $78.7 million has been traded on 383 lots sold boasting an average price of $205,723 and impressive clearance rate of 88 per cent.
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SALE STATISTICS 2017
(2016 in brackets)
Lots Catalogued: 480 (432)
Lots Sold: 383 (344)
Lots Passed In: 52 (44)
Lots Withdrawn: 44 (44)
Sale Gross: $78,792,000 ($65,714,500)
Top Price: $1,300,000 ($1,600,000)
Average Price: $205,723 ($191,031)
Median Price: $160,000 ($150,000)
Sold %: 88 (89)
DAY TWO TOP SELLERS 2017
- $1,300,000 – More Than Ready-Purespeed colt (Lot 339)
Vendor: Corumbene Stud / Buyer: Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Racing/Aquis Farm/Blue Sky B’stock/Dermot Farrington (NSW)
- $1,100,000 – Snitzel-Sabanci colt (Lot 409)
Arrowfield Stud (As Agent) / Waller Racing/Mulcaster B’stock (NSW)
- $1,000,000 – Medaglia d’Oro-Sangfroid colt (Lot 419)
Aquis Farm / Little Kwok Hing Hung/Bahen B’stock (HK)
- $750,000 – Snitzel-Quench the Thirst colt (Lot 348)
Newgate Farm (As Agent) / Winstar Farm LLC/China Horse Club (USA)
- $730,000 – Sebring-Sensibility colt (Lot 436)
Segenhoe Stud Australia (As Agent for Fairway T’breds) / George Moore B’stock (HK)
The Yearling Sales continue until Tuesday January 17th.
Catch up with all that happened on Day One here.