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Inglis Easter Starts Today

Tuesday, 7th April 2015

The Australian Easter Yearling Sale gets underway at 11am this morning at Inglis's Newmarket sales complex at Randwick in Sydney, with the first 200 of the 605 Lots catalogued set to go through the sale ring today. Australia's top 20 leading sires at the end of last season are represented by 360 yearlings in the 2015 Inglis Easter catalogue, led by Fastnet Rock with 57 lots, Snitzel (47), Redoute's Choice (35), Sebring (33), More Than Ready (30), Northern Meteor (28), Exceed And Excel (20), Street Cry (20), Commands (18), High Chaparral (15), Stratum (15) and Lonhro (13). 195 stakes winning mares have progeny in the sale and there are 146 siblings to stakes winners catalogued. 44 of the 195 stakes winning mares won at Gr1 level including champions Miss Finland, National Colour, Princess Coup, Private Steer, Samantha Miss, Sun Classique, Alinghi, Alverta, Anabandana and Faint Perfume. Of the 146 siblings to stakes winners an unrivalled 45 are half or full siblings to Gr1 winners including 2014 Group 1 winners Peggy Jean, Alboran Sea, Steps In Time, Hampton Court, Bounding, Cosmic Endeavour, Go Indy Go, Almalad and Dundeel.  "2015 will be the biggest Inglis Easter Sale we have conducted in the last five years after increased support from the region's leading breeders, who have again entrusted Inglis to sell their best bred and conformed yearlings," said Mark Webster, Inglis' managing director. "We have a lot to be proud of here in Australia with our racing industry and prize money the envy of many other jurisdictions, plus our breeders consistently produce high class yearlings capable of taking on the world, capped off last year by Inglis Easter graduate Able Friend." Click here to view the online catalogue. Also, check out Breeding and Racing's special Inglis Easter preview and vendor profiles by clicking here.

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