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1st Win For Only White Mare Sold At Auction In Aust
The only white mare ever sold at a yearling auction in Australia recorded her 1st win (after 5 placings in her initial 8 starts) when 4YO mare The Opera House (Zabeel-Carmina Burana, by Star Way) scored over 2100m at Wyong for trainer Kris Lees. The Opera House (a 3/4-sister to multiple Gr1-winning former Australian Horse-Of-The-Year Might And Power) was a $270,000 yearling consigned by Amarina Farm as agent & purchased by John Singleton at the 2008 Magic Millions Premier Sale on the Gold Coast.